An Honest Look at the Future of Your Business

Make hay while the sun is shining

Would you like to have the power to boost sales and bring in a flood of customers whenever you want?

Most business owners would, but they are stuck in the mire of day-to-day fire fighting and piddly tasks that must be done now!

This is a sign that the business doesn’t have the systems it needs to ensure it runs smoothly.

Most business owners would like to work on the business, not in the business — but how do you do that? [Read more…]

The Problem with Internet Marketing

The problems with internet marketing
I think there is something really important we need to talk about.

Don’t freak out! It’s not the birds and the bees. Well, okay, it’s similar to the birds and the bees, because I’m going to tell you how things work. But instead of sex, we are going to talk about internet marketing.

For some reason, business owners who start online businesses think about and focus on the wrong things – especially when it comes to traffic.

They think, “How can I get on the first page of Google for my keywords?” [Read more…]

1 Quick Tip to Instantly Increase Sales … and a Warning

I have one very simple tip that’s easy to implement and will grow your business exponentially – are you ready for it?

Answer the phone!

So yesterday, I wanted to contact home stagers and furniture refinishers to get three quotes from each.

Now how many calls do you think it took me? [Read more…]

I’m a failure!

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OK, OK, I’m coming clean. I’m a failure.

Yep. And not just one giant huge enormous failure. A conglomeration of hundreds of thousands of failures. Maybe even millions.

I’ve made more mistakes than anyone I know. Done things I’m not proud of. Looked like an idiot more times than I’d like to remember.

I get caught up in thought sometimes thinking about all the screw-ups and mistakes I’ve made…

Don’t worry. This isn’t therapy. This is life.  [Read more…]

The 4 P’s of Marketing – Price

Hi everyone, it’s Michael Miller with Mindwhirl with a new episode of marketing Monday. Every Monday, we teach you the process marketing your business, and making a lot more money.

Today’s episode is the second of four, and it’s entitled the 4P’s – price. It’s a critical piece, and a lot of people get stuck on it.

There’s a lot to talk about, so let’s get going.
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