Tag Archives: marketing

Make The Real World Aware Of Your Blog.

A good teacher, like a good entertainer first must hold his audience’s attention, then he can teach his lesson.~John Henrik Clarke Saturday is our out and about day. We visit our friends at the retirement community, have lunch and usually do some thrift shopping. It was in a thrift store that I ran into a […]

Find Like Minded Groups.

To all the other dreamers out there, don’t ever stop or let the world’s negativity disenchant you or your spirit. If you surround yourself with love and the right people, anything is possible. ~Adam Green We’re not the only ones Doug and I have analyzed the contacts that were lurking in our past, as well […]

Get To Know Your Supporters (And Be A Supporter Yourself).

One of the challenges in networking is everybody thinks it’s making cold calls to strangers. Actually, it’s the people who already have strong trust relationships with you, who know you’re dedicated, smart, a team player, who can help you. ~Reid Hoffman Participate In our last post, Doug and I shared how we market our blog […]

Marketing Yourself.

The weird set an example for the rest of us. They raise the bar. They show us through their actions that in fact we’re wired to do the new, not to comply with someone a thousand miles away.- Seth Godin Ready? Doug and I have been refining our sense of self, and what we have […]

Define Your Audience.

I can think of nothing that an audience won’t understand. The only problem is to interest them; once they are interested, they understand anything in the world.~Orson Welles Your audience It’s important to know who wants and needs your talents. Not everyone is going to be interested in what you have to offer, and that’s […]

Refine What You Offer.

People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents. ~Andrew Carnegie What can you do for me? In our last post, Doug and I made a list of all the things we can offer to share our skills and talents. To recap, I offer creation […]

What Do You Have To Offer The World?

I am not trying to change the world. I am just offering my gift that God gave me, and if somebody is moved by it, that’s beautiful. ~Lenny Kravitz Sharing your talent We’ve come a long way since we first started trying to figure out who we are and what we want in life. Doug […]