Use your Mid-Year Review to take a stand for inclusivity

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There is no doubt in my mind that #blacklivesmatter. What we are seeing in the media is overwhelming in its scope and depth. While there is so much unity and goodness out there with people risking their lives for each other and protesting peacefully, the fact that the extreme violence against our black brothers and …

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Online Web Admin is here!

I’m excited to announce that Online Web Admin is now rolling into Mindset Marketing Services! Through Online Web Admin, I’ve been offering business consulting, marketing and strategy coaching, website design, management and maintenance services since 2001. I’ve served a variety of clients, from solo-preneurs to non-profits, to small sized businesses. Merging my offerings with Connie, …

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Did you question your expectations?

You know when you finish a conversation with a client, or a loved one for that matter, and you realize that you are feeling a deep sense of dissatisfaction? I’m not talking about anger. I’m talking about that feeling that something was left unsaid by you or the other person. That feeling you get when …

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Ending the year stronger

There are 3 months left to this year – is it going to be about shopping, political shenanigans or about the deeper questions that help us grapple with how we each want to have a ‘better’ life and for some, improve humanity? This year has been a challenging one for most everyone. Many, if not …

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High Achievers and Burnout Risk

Every person who is a High Achiever in the workplace, and in life, will indeed, without doubt, experience burnout at times. Burnout can get the best of you, even when you have great passion for what you do. It results from imbalance of input and output – when you feel like you’re putting more into …

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Switching to digital

The year 2020 will be one of the most challenging years in decades because of the corona virus pandemic that has been spreading around the world. And for self-employed people especially, everyone is trying to figure out how to switch to a predominantly digital business model. Unless you are a specially trained medical expert, its …

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Why don’t you integrate your marketing efforts?

I don’t get it. What is your marketing all about? You have a website. You have a Facebook page. You have a Twitter account, an Instagram account, a Reddit account etc. You are running a survey on SurveyMonkey You are emailing your clients or subscribers. You have an app on another website for running your …

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What about domains and hosting?

What is a domain name? a domain registrar? A domain name is the same thing as a URL or a website address that you input into your web browser.  For example, mindsetservices.ca is our domain name. We also own mindsetmarketingservices.com, mindsetmarketingcoach.com, and others. A domain registrar is a company that you purchase your domain name …

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What does Mid Year mean to you?

Mid-year – time to pull out the business plan and review if we are on track for our goals this year. What? Don’t have a written plan? Then my question is – are you in business for yourself or are you pretending your hobby is a business? Yes, I’m guilty of this too.  Many solo-preneurs …

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Do clients just want your content?

In this linked article, Chris Brogan talks about customers wanting a “better path” – that they need a solution to their problem, and content is not necessarily that solution.  Chris goes on to suggest that the use of some emerging technology, plus content, may be what businesses need to implement to improve client experiences. He …

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