CDL 026 – How to Write and Publish a Book in a Weekend – Part 1: The Book

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download Have you ever wanted to write a book but felt as if you didn’t have enough time to do it? I’ve done the same thing. For over a year I’ve started and never finished books. I have a few that are close to being completed, but just haven’t made it across the line. That all changed this past weekend. In this week’s podcast I share my experience from … Continue reading

How to Populate a Facebook Unpublished Page Post, Without Screwing Up

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Have you ever tried to create a Facebook ad using an unpublished page post? When you finally got to the end and were ready to populate the ad fields, did you get lost in which field would go where? I know I have. And what really sucks is you can’t edit an unpublished page post ad after you’ve created it. So, if you put the wrong content in the wrong box, you have to start … Continue reading

CDL 025 – 14 Simple Ways to Generate Blog Post Ideas

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download [To Listen Now - Click the GREEN Podcast Player Above the Photo] Tell me if you’ve been here before… You’re sitting  in front of your computer. WordPress is open. You’ve clicked to add a new post, and the cursor is blinking rhythmically, taunting you as your fingers hang motionless over your keyboard. Yep, you’ve got nothing. You have no idea what you are going to write about in … Continue reading

CDL 024 – How to Find Facebook Communities that Matter to You

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download Facebook Communities…and why you should care One of the most important aspects of the internet is the concept of community. It’s a key reason we enjoy the online world as much as we do. It’s also a major contributing factor to the growth and dominance of social networks like Facebook. So, what does this mean to your online business or side project? As an entrepreneur, you need to … Continue reading

CDL 023 – When a Stranger Calls…And Tweets About It

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download There are many problems faced by today’s parents that didn’t exist when you were a kid. One particularly scary issue is the possibility of being wrapped up into a cyberbullying case. You hope that you can make it through the trying times of middle school and high school unscathed, but the threats are out there and you never know what might happen. This episode presents one particular case … Continue reading

CDL 022 – How to Share Your Content on Facebook

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download Last week I talked about Twitter and how you can implement strategies and techniques to effectively share your awesome content. This week I dig into Facebook a little bit and give you more strategies for getting your content in front of your potential audience. You’ll learn quick and easy ways you can share your content on Facebook. We all know how hard it is to gain an audience. … Continue reading

CDL 021 – How to Effectively Share Content on Twitter

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download Now that you’ve published that awesome post on your blog and you’ve started to get the word out, how in the world will you use Twitter to help? In this episode, I dig deeper into content sharing on one of the world’s biggest social media platforms out there…Twitter. You’ll learn how Twitter is different than most other social platforms and what that means for your message. I provide … Continue reading

CDL 020 – What To Do After You Hit Publish

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download You’ve just written perhaps the best thing ever written on the internet. You hit the “publish” button and you sit back and await your fame and fortune. But, nothing happens. Why? Hitting the Publish button, in many ways, is just the first step in creating content. In this episode, I dig into what happens after you hit Publish. This is where the real work starts. You’ll hear 2 … Continue reading

8 Reasons Why Soccer will be Big in the U.S. and One Reason it May Suffer

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Since the U.S. is fully engaged with this year’s World Cup, I figured this was the perfect time to share my thoughts on why I believe soccer is at the cusp of mainstream popularity in American culture. I know, I know. Soccer has been talked about for years in terms of gaining popularity, especially during these high profile worldwide tournaments. But, I believe there is something different underway. Here are 8 reasons why soccer will … Continue reading

CDL 019 – A Day in the Life – Parent Entrepreneur

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download People ask me all the time how I balance family, career, and my online platform. They ask what a typical day is like for the parent entrepreneur. In this episode, I give a glimpse into the “typical” day for a parent entrepreneur. I walk you through the day from hitting your alarm clock to setting it for the next day. Along the way, I identify moments where you … Continue reading