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Episode 138: Turning Failure into Momentum

Failure!  It will happen to all of us!  The question isn't "will I fail?"  the question is "What do I do when I fail?"

The issue with failure is that it can rob us of what we ultimately want: to feel respected, valued and appreciated.  When we fail at something or one of our ideas fails it can sting deeply and if not dealt with correctly can actually derail us

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Episode 137: How to Build a Killer Instagram Strategy

"How do I build my Instagram following?"  I hear this question (and ask it) every day.  Over 1 Billion of us are on Instagram and we all recognize that it's at the heart of content and marketing.....but we also recognize that it's a beast to build on.

So how do we stand out from the other billion users?  The best strategy is to avoid the gimmicks and short cuts and take a human centric approach.

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Episode 134: Ten Things Entrepreneurs Can Learn from Creatives

Entrepreneurs and creatives have more in common than they think.  Both have ideas they want to see come to life and both have to develop their skills to make it happen.  So if the overall goal is the same, to see an idea come to life, then the skills required are also the same.

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Episode 133: The Key to Content Creation

It's the question so many of us struggle with.  How do I get more attention?  Traditionally the path has been ads but those days have changed.  Content creation is the new ad and unlike an ad can actually solve a problem.  The key to content gaining attention is the vertical approach.  Vertical is where you create content around a subject applicable to multiple industries or groups. Here's how to do it...

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Episode 132: The Top Three Spaces to Get Attention

The battle is for attention.  It sounds new but the fact is the battle has always been for attention.  Madison Avenue and the Mad Men have been the gladiators in this battle for years, their tools were TV ads, radio spots and print pieces.  So what has changed?  The internet and mobile phone have changed everything.  We now have access to the same audience they do and the playing field has been leveled.

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