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Do what you love and you won’t work a day in your life I’m on Cloud Nine this week for a multitude of reasons – not the least of which is that we are pushing our first production under The Story Studio Network banner into production.  Story Studio Network is a dream project of mine […]

How to Get out of your Own Way: How I doubled my business in two months

June 28, 2021

I have been a digital story and content strategist for a very long time and for as long as I can remember, I have been getting questions that sound like the following: “I have a really great Instagram following. But IG kinda makes me feel like crap. I’m always pitted against other profiles with bigger […]

How To Turn Instagram Followers Into Blog Readers

June 23, 2021

Posting to a blog is a great way to generate long term traffic and build subject matter authority. Here are some simple ways to spark inspiration for your next blog post entry. If you’re anything like I am, you have a million and one ideas for blog posts. You might also be like me and […]

Four ways to brainstorm blog posts

Four Ways to Brainstorm Blog Post Ideas

June 23, 2021

And so we built a funnel to filter in the good and select out the not-so-good. And all was well.  After a couple days of wallowing in a bit of a funk, I’m finding my strategic stride again and today, I really want to dig into some ‘show not tell’ content.  One of my key […]

How I built my first organic traffic funnel (and how much money I made)

June 22, 2021

Did I just cross the woo threshold? Am I finally owning the fact that I believe there is a major spiritual and physical component to being successful in business?  Yes.  Okay. Let’s do this.  There are four key points on the calendar (okay, actually there are 8, but for sake of this, let’s stick to […]

Lessons from Astrology and Yoga in Business

June 22, 2021

We are going to feel these effects for a long time. It’s time to get angry.  On Friday, before heading out for the weekend, I reposted a meme on Facebook that spoke – no, it actually screamed at me.  It said something to the effect of ‘Men didn’t give women the right to vote. They […]

If you’re not angry, you’re not listening

June 21, 2021

Snakes. Why did it have to be snakes? If we are to believe all that we see in memes and social media, we’d believe that we need to be constantly expanding.  And I don’t mean physically.  I mean expanding our wealth, our network, our minds – expansion in the broadest sense.  It’s a gorgeous and […]

Why Snakes are Powerful Reminders in Business

June 18, 2021

I need help finding my voice. I don’t know what to say.  I met with a woman yesterday who’s ready to jump into 1:1 business strategy with me. And one of the things that came up was that a) she’s brilliant in her field and knows it and b) she feels like she’s not doing […]

[DAY NINE] The limiting beliefs holding you back from telling your Story

June 17, 2021

The veil is lifting. Put down your chains. Today, the world in my neck of the woods, opens up a bit more. Bit by bit, we are being called out of hiding and isolation and into the sun.  <insert Platonic allegory here> I find it strange that a text written in the BCE is still […]

[DAY EIGHT] We’ve forgotten how to Trust

June 16, 2021

Don’t believe the hype. Well, okay. Believe it, but question it.  Let’s dip into business strategy today, shall we? Because this has been on my mind for sometime and I think this is precisely why I started this daily blog project – to get these honest thoughts out of my mind and out into the […]

[DAY SEVEN] Groups aren’t the only path to scale in your business

June 15, 2021