What tools do I use? These days, well, for the past 20ish months, I only work with people whose website is on Rainmaker Platform. Anytime video is part of your plan, we host with Wistia and then embed the video on your website wherever you want. My website is focused on starting a conversation between me and you. I use Drift to allow direct communication through my website. No need to fill out a form and wait for a reply. Affiliate Disclaimer * Denotes affiliate links. Which means … [Read more...] about Tools for building an online presence for your business
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Hey @ChrisDucker I'd like the slides from the http://t.co/y6Ug8TuAm8 webinar, thanks! Super informative, recommend http://t.co/B8USTUfYhy— Jason Hobbs, LLC (@jasonhobbsllc) October 2, 2015 Train your staff so they know what you want and when you want it Camtasia for Video, export file into Dropbox Folder shared with your VA, which then serves as training documents going forward Skype training recorded, sharing screen Project Management Software Chris uses and recommends Basecamp and … [Read more...] about Chris Ducker Webinar for Unemployable.com – Notes
You know I’m talking to YOU. We both know we COULD skirt the subject ad nauseum, which wastes both of our time. And who has time to waste? Humans hate waiting Ever counted the ceiling’s tiles? Ever had to get your license renewed? Ever suffered endless chit-chat while marinating in the knowledge you NEED to be elsewhere? And yet, ALL revenue originates at zero This includes your online venture, even as special as your Mom has convinced you that you TRULY are. So, how do … [Read more...] about I need revenue!
Started one customer today. With a second invoice sent. Focusing on two week sprint online. Organize, build, and grow your audience. 918 Podcast Downloads to date for Swappin' Stories. I started tracking my traffic numbers over again as of July 18, 2015, here is a screenshot of the totals for my JasonHobbsLLC.com website from first day of the new numbers through the day I'm wrote the first draft of this blog post, aka August 14, 2015. But that's a red herring applied to my business My … [Read more...] about Update as of August 14, 2015
Email. Gotta love it. I grew up when email wasn't even a consideration. I was a Restaurant General Manager over two high-volume locations of Taco Bell before email. Email took hold of business, then personal communication, and still hasn't let go. Of which network effect plays a large role. As humans we communicate. We also like the path of least resistance. We communicate our thoughts, feelings, and ideas one-to-one, one-to-a few, one to a group, and one to many. We tend to … [Read more...] about How I use Slack for my business
Copyblogger Media formed to bring the needed talent together in 2010. Then following what felt like a lifetime to me, but was more like a little more than four years time, the Rainmaker Platform finally showed up. I’m currently over 1000 days into using Rainmaker Platform. Get the actual total here. My very first look at the Rainmaker Platform followed my more than six months of incessant clamoring to get into the paid BETA or pilot program. I was not important enough to discuss the MVP … [Read more...] about My single best piece of Rainmaker Platform advice
Start. Getting my business online kept me confused for years. Never quite sure what to believe, what would work for me, or who I could trust. Taking your business online Start simple, but strategically strong, by building your email list. Start with only the pages required. You don't need everything to start. You need a repeatable process for attracting the attention of your audience. They start as strangers, but that ends as soon as she becomes aware of your existence. Growing … [Read more...] about The little known secret to taking, then growing your business online simply, affordably, and successfully.