Video Maker FX and why I bought it…

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It expands your reach and lends to credibility Google LOVES video – it’s the fastest ranked medium on the Internet People LOVE video – it’s the most watched medium on the Internet It makes a positive impression of your brand Plus, I made this short video in about 3 minutes with VideoMakerFX (and I suck at making videos):

What are you saying NO to?

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You may be familiar with the phrase “when saying YES to someone else, what are you saying NO to for yourself”. These are immensely powerful words. Especially in the mentoring arena. The words carry much weight and can provoke great thought. These 14 words can convince you quickly to start saying “no” more. Which could be considered a good thing. … Read More

Voted best place to work (and learn)? #SMMU

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Just like many of my marketing friends, I really enjoy the TV show “The Profit”. When Marcus goes in to help flatlined businesses it’s an all too familiar reminder of many of the close-minded clients I have worked with in the recent past. Mine is a much smaller scale of course, and I put in my time instead of my … Read More

Marriage Log, Day 2: Peace in the Mountains

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The mountains have always called to me. Sitting here in this quaint little Inn in Blowing Rock, North Carolina recharges my soul. Feeling the coolness in the air as the misty fog caresses my skin. Enjoying the silence so quiet I am sure I can hear the mountains breathing. Some people need the hustle and bustle of the city. I … Read More

The Day My Life Changed Forever

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It was March 3, 2012. I had started going to a Law of Attraction Meetup in Oklahoma City 5 months earlier in October 2011. Mainly to be around like-minded people to share and discuss ideas and thoughts about life. It was a great group. Our organizer’s name was Andrea Foster. The group was mostly 50+ year old ladies but we … Read More

The Systemagician?

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Today is a day of reflection for me. As I sit here in my apartment in Marietta, Georgia listening to the happy clamor of Levi playing Lego Batman on XBox, I am reminded of some of my best times ever personally and professionally. You see, for over a decade I have been teaching the simplicity of marketing using proven systems. … Read More

What is enthusiasm to you?

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Today I was thinking about enthusiasm. According to Google, enthusiasm is defined as “intense and eager enjoyment, interest, or approval”. This led me to think about being at events where they encourage you to shout and yell and scream and jump “to show your enthusiasm”. (Mostly marketing events, but some other non-marketing events as well.) My thoughts? People show enthusiasm … Read More