Yes, I am on vacation, but wanted to mention two things:
First, there are no Action Calls this week and next week. Because of my vacay and Labor Day. You may have already guessed this, or seen it on the calendar.
Second, you have been on my mind. Because as your coach, I want the best for you.
I want you to be, do, and have everything you dare wish for yourself. And more.
So the vision I hold for you, and what I want for you is...
Consistent, predictable revenue that makes you feel successful, secure, and comfortable.
The full expression of your gifts in service of your life's purpose, whatever that looks like.
The respect, recognition, and acknowledgment of the value you deliver. From your clients, colleagues, and community.
The joy and contentment of being exactly who and what you wish to be. Of spending your time doing exactly what you wish to do.
The pride of accomplishment and sense of significance that your contributions to the world earns.
The ability to leave a lasting legacy by selling your business to a worthy successor when you're ready to move on to new projects.
The realization and understanding that you already are enough, exactly as you are now. And that learning new skills, and building a profitable business allows you to be even more you. Because you bring your best to those who need it.
The confidence of knowing there is complete alignment between your actions and expectations. Between your head and your heart. Between your potential and your reality. Between your dreams and your destiny.
You're amazing! Thank you for allowing me to join you on your epic journey. 😍
Can't wait to talk about next steps and how we're going to make this happen when I get back from vacation. Because I have a plan for you. Which is no surprise, right? C'mon, you know me. What did you expect? 😉
To your prosperity & profitability,
Your Virtual Marketing Coach
One of the advantages of being in a community like ours is the access to other people. So when you want something, you can just ask, and the DIY delivers.
For example, several members asked for help building their social media presence. Of course, you know we have a ton of resources for that, such as video classes, notes, and so on. See our Marketing Classes for more: Marketing Classes
Did you know we have another even easier and more immediate resource? For the last month, I've been posting #FollowFriday messages in our Facebook group. We're working on one platform each week. It's the perfect opportunity for you to connect online with others in our community. And to ask them to connect with you.
Even if you have all the connections you'll ever need, our #FollowFriday series is a gentle reminder to act. To reach out and connect. To like or comment on posts. Because lurking (reading but not responding) is kind of pointless.
Take a look at our Facebook group today to drop your Twitter link in the comments. Let's see what happens!
To your prosperity & profitability,
Your Virtual Marketing Coach
"I wanted to take a quick minute to say thank you for all your advice on the call this morning. I feel very blessed to have you in my life and on my team with all your brilliant ideas and support. Thanks for being you. And, thanks for collecting such amazing people into the SOHO community. It really is inspiring to listen to and to be around people who are walking the walk and getting things done." ~Connie Dorigan, CPC, www.dorigan.com
"Thank YOU!! It was a very relevant and reassuring meeting with you. I have so much more focus, motivation and enthusiasm around our business since the beginning of the year when I took the time to contemplate, strategize and plan. And it already seems to be paying off – literally!" ~ Jennifer Corio, www.cobaltdesignworks.com
"Thanks for putting together such a great group, Ronnie, where I can actually say my business grew 61% in one year because of ideas and support I received through SoHo MM!!" ~Victoria Cook, ACC, www.TheGuiltFreeCoach.com
"Can't brag enough about 500% business growth for 2 years in a row because of the Masterminders :-)" ~ Berry Kruijning, www.coachcrowning.com
"Mastermind has helped me double my income and cut my expenses in half." ~ Brandie Kajino, www.SoHoSolutionist.com
Am I ever delighted with the Mastermind group. My first month's value was worth the cost of the entire year's participation!! ~ Tammy Cook, www.RenaissanceMinds.com
"And speaking of impressed, you too, continue to impress me. I LOVE the inspiration calls, for their inspiration and for their accountability. So thank you." ~ Connie Dorigan, www.dorigan.com
"I enjoy and appreciate all the attention and the direction of the new Marketing Mastermind. I notice your added energy and focus and find value in it. Hearing the same things in different ways allows the information to integrate more fully. After listening to you, I am ever more understanding of the dance between listening and sharing. When you speak, there is the intertwining of your years of experience. I am gradually learning the various pieces that you put together so skillfully and gracefully. Then you top it off with your powerful strength of ideation." ~ Caron MacLane, Circle Coach & Consultant, www.CaronCircleCC.com
"You treat everyone as if they are the only person in the room. I have recommended you to my good friends and will continue to spread your name. I was impressed by your generosity of information, and your grace throughout your greetings, meetings and farewells." ~ Tammy Sanderson
"The MasterMind weekend was truly inspirational. I felt as if I had been wearing blinders, and they were suddenly gone. It opened my eyes to the possibilities of where my business can go, and how to get there." ~ Holly Stokes, The Brain Trainer, NLP Coach, www.ExpandingPotentials.net
"You're such a great coach and I've learned so much. Thanks for everything!" ~ Darlene MacAuley, www.AustinHypnobabies.com
"I really enjoyed the marketing workshop on Saturday. I learned SO much. You are a fabulous presenter: knowledgeable, friendly, caring and more! I am excited about implementing new strategies for my business." ~Paula Rudberg Lowe, Expressions
"I learned so much in the marketing mastermind class as well as in our one-on-one sessions. I got exactly what you promised: a great plan and a clear vision of my business and marketing. It was truly worth the time and money!" ~Valerie Warren, Streamline Solutions
"I just finished my marketing plan. I can't believe how easy it was after your class...I can't believe I actually have a marketing plan put together. Good gracious, I'd read quite a few marketing books and took notes, but then all I had was a computer file with a lot of notes. Now, after your one-hour class--and the Friday deadline--I actually wrote it down and even went through some of those notes while I did it. Wow. I can't believe I did it! Thanks so much, Ronnie. You're terrific!" ~Julie McDonald Zander, Chapters of Life Memory Books, www.chaptersoflife.com
"You are an amazingly generous soul who is helping small businesses like mine by your emails and the very approach that you take to business. Thanks for being such a help!" ~Sharon Silver, Center for Conscious Parenting
"I can't tell you how much I've gotten from working with you. Our private session just now was very helpful and I WILL make those calls this week and next. "~Michele M. Downey, MBA, RD, Food Marketing Consultant, http://www.mmdowney.com/
Marketing: The art and science of attracting, acquiring, and retaining clients profitably.
The purpose of marketing is revenue.
The process of marketing is relationships.
The practice of marketing focuses on market, message, and media.
The path of marketing is know, like, trust, try, buy, refer.
SoHo Business: A small office or home office-based business.
Micro Business:Usually a sole proprietor, freelancer, consultant or independent professional. Can be full- or part-time, working from home office, outside office, creative, loft, mobile, retail or manufacturing space.
Small Business:Less that 100 employees and/or $2 million in revenue per year.
Medium Business:More employees, and more revenue.
Big Business:I think we all know the answer to this one.
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