I hear it all the time: “Jill, I don’t have time for marketing.”
My usual response is, “What’s stopping you from marketing?” – but in my head, I am saying, “Hogwash!”
(Sorry, just keeping it real!)
Every entrepreneur has time for marketing. You may have to make the time, but the time exists.
Finding the time and prioritizing your marketing tasks can be challenging when you’re a solopreneur. I am a solopreneur too, and there are days when I feel like a chicken with her head cut off.
I’ve learned some tricks, though, and that’s what I want to share with you in this blog post.
Let’s take a look at why it’s important to market every day, how to pick the tasks to work on, how to get organized, and how to time block for maximum efficiency. Be sure to download the marketing planner PDF too (it will help you so much!). Are you ready?
Have you identified social media as part of your overall marketing strategy?
Social media can be a super effective marketing tactic, but you have to be careful not to allow it to become a total “time suck.”
How many times have you logged into Facebook, and before you know it, an hour has passed with nothing to show for it. I know I am guilty of it!
The key is to know how to use social media more efficiently. Check out this week’s marketing strategy where I share five tips on how to be more efficient with your social media marketing (and avoid that pesky “time suck”).
Do you own a business? Do you have a full staff to help you, including a director of marketing?
No? Then this blog post is for you.
Dear entrepreneur, repeat after me: You are the director of marketing for your business. It’s one of the many hats you wear, undoubtedly, but I believe it’s the most important one. Why? Without marketing your business, you won’t have a business. You must market to keep your business afloat.
How would your day change if you approached it as the Director of Marketing for your business? Would you push off marketing tasks? Would you skip that networking meeting? Would you forego this week’s newsletter because you’re not sure what to write? I don’t think so. Continue reading →
Do you love to blog but hate the amount of time it takes? Or perhaps you are interested in blogging but not sure you have the time to make it work? For many, blogging can be a total “time drain,” but with the right techniques, you can blog more efficiently.
Here are five time management tips you can use for more efficient blogging:
#1: Brainstorm a list of blog topics
Have you ever sat in front of your computer to start a blog post with no clue what to write about, and waste precious minutes trying to come up with a topic? Continue reading →