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What happens in Vegas stays on the internet

by Lise Gottlieb
How Much Transparency Is Too Much? We’ve talked before about storytelling and authenticity, and how being your true self is your most powerful branding tactic. But just how open and honest should you be when it comes to sharing your story? Pat Flynn and Jon Lee Dumas are notorious for their transparency, even going so far as to post monthly income statements. You might argue that when you’re making the kind of bank they do (6+ figures each month) it’s easy to share—perhaps even inspirational to your audience. But it might also be off-putting to some, since talking about money […]

5 Unconventional Ways To Get Many More Customers

by Lise Gottlieb
We all want more customers. It doesn’t matter who you are — baker, butcher, or anonymous computer hacker.  Getting more consumers is an all-consuming part of everything that you do. And that’s pretty logical. Without customers you find yourself out of work gasping for air. So it’s only natural that you perk up when the topic of winning friends comes around. Heck, you can always learn something from the experts, right? Which is even more troubling because most of what is currently being shelled out as advice is really a pitch to buy a “7 step” CD series on social […]

New Year Honeymoon

by Lise Gottlieb
It’s the new year… full of hope and expectation of change… this year it’s going to be different. Now is the New Year Honeymoon filled with possibility and expectation of new results. More money. More sex. Less weight. Less worry. Give it a week. 99.999% of people will be right back where they “normally” are be January 15th. Why? Three main reasons Their New Years resolutions are: 1.  NOT internalized. That means they are superficial and made them because they thought they should. There’s no emotional juice attached to the goal. 2. Too complicated.  They look at the big picture […]

Top 10 Internet Business Ideas You Can Start at Home

Working from home and being successful is a great thing and there are great internet business ideas that only require you to have an internet connection and a big will.. Not everyone though does that. Most people go to a 9 to 5 job every day and never start their own business. Is it hard to start a business at home? Not necessarily. Most common home based businesses relate to internet since are the most easy and common nowadays. Top 10 internet businesses ideas to start with: Blogging This one is chronologically designed website which highlights blogs, articles, review or […]