Have you ever wondered if your personal brand will really fit you years from now, or even days? That was one of my fears when I first started crafting my personal branding to where it is now. I was afraid to commit to something because I felt…
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I want to talk about something I've been thinking a lot about this week, namely: perceptions of reality. You know, something light and airy. 😉
Seriously though, as writers and creative-types we are often so intimately oriented with our own…
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Q: I want to start a website to gain followers and make money with my writing. I've identified a niche, but I'm wondering how to get started branding myself. —Trish
Understand Yourself & Your People
Before you do anything else…
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Q: For writers new to the idea of writing as a business, what are some of the mistakes to avoid when thinking about branding? —Gabrielle
Andrea: Great question.
One of the biggest personal branding mistakes is trying to be everything to…
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Don't feel bad if you're one of those insanely talented people, I have good news for you. It doesn't matter. 😉
As a kid, I had a natural propensity for art and drawing, writing, and make believe, but things like math and sports (or any physical…
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Decision Fatigue Can Rob Your Creativity
Have you heard of capsule wardrobes? Or entrepreneurs who eat the same exact thing for breakfast every day? There’s a reason they’re doing this. And I’ve totally been resisting it. But I think…
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There seem to be two answers successful folks have when it comes to the question: “Did you ever expect to have this kind of success?”
One answer is something like:
“No, this is crazy. I just got lucky. I wanted to do this ______________…
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“Pink Cadillac, cruising down the street…,” Mom would sing and do her signature shimmy, as we drove down the street in her blue Chevy Nova to another Tupperware party in a nearby town. Mom wanted the pink Cadillac—that was the big…
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You've created something amazing—an important book, a stirring song, a cool website, an amazing new service—and now it's time to build your audience. These days there are more ways to get in front of more eyeballs than ever before. The…
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For personal brands, I usually recommend either of these two email marketing service providers: ConvertKit and MailChimp.
They each have their strengths and only you can choose the right one for your needs. Both email marketing providers…
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Do you ever see people who are doing “the same thing” as you, but somehow are living out a much more successful lifestyle? They seem less stressed. They charge more for their services, or products, and sell more of them too. How are…
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I just got back from nearly a full week in Palm Springs and boy let me tell ya, I feel like a new woman. Or maybe more like the same woman, but more deeply grounded in my mission and power. Whew, it literally sat down this morning and listed…
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