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Blog Profile / Jim's Marketing Blog

Filed Under:Marketing / Online Marketing
Posts on Regator:1441
Posts / Week:4.8
Archived Since:November 14, 2008

Blog Post Archive

How to get people marketing your business for free

That headline isn’t a play on words. I’m going to show you how to motivate people to market your business for free. Allow me to explain. When we exceed expectations, something amazing happens. Our product or service starts to market itself. Show More Summary

How to describe your business so it stands out from the crowd

Here’s a summary of the advice I recently gave a group of creative professionals, which I believe you will find useful. It’s all about the labels we use and how they shape the way the marketplace sees us. The labels people use When I...Show More Summary

How to make extremely valuable business contacts

This post is all about how to build an extremely valuable network, of influential people. Think about it: We all know people who struggle to find new clients, even though they are members of networking groups and are connected to hundreds of people on Linkedin. Show More Summary

What everybody ought to know about being dull

I received a spam email earlier. A PR company decided to send me a press release, to announce that a camera maker was going to sponsor an event. They wanted me to write about it. No one cares The thing is, it’s a mind-numbingly dull message. Show More Summary

It’s your business. You’re in control. Choose wisely!

I have a very important message for you today. Please consider the following You are in control of your business. Therefore, you never have to worry about earning too little, making too few sales or having too few clients. You have the power, right now, to improve your results in any area of your business, […] The post It’s your business. Show More Summary

What’s the link between ABC News and me?

I want to share an extremely powerful form of link building with you. However, this is not about SEO. Allow me to explain. A reader pointed out that ABC News didn’t link to me when they interviewed me recently. I disagreed, even though there’s no link from the article to my blog. Show More Summary

Here’s the fastest way I know, to increase your sales and profits!

If you want to generate high quality sales, extremely quickly, here’s a suggestion. It’s based on an idea I have used and seen used, many times, with amazing results. 3 Facts and a question I want you to consider the following 3 facts about your clients: Your clients trust you. Show More Summary

Why bother delighting your clients? The answer may surprise you!

What daily habits do you have? I’d like to suggest you add one more daily habit to your list. It’s easy to do, takes very little time, yet is extremely rewarding. It’s simply this: Find something you can do each day, which will delight one of your clients or customers. Show More Summary

Let your past make you better, not bitter!

What do the following have in common? Parents. Money. Education. Contacts. These are all excuses I have seen people give recently, for failing with a business or a project. Interestingly, we find that other people with those same challenges, succeed. Show More Summary

5 Ways to build a massively valuable newsletter list

Here are 5 tips, to help you build a valuable newsletter readership or list. I used each of these ideas when growing my own newsletter, which had 45,000 subscribers when I published the last edition. Newsletter Tip 1: Go easy on the pitches Make sure it’s a newsletter and not a badly disguised advertisement. Show More Summary

How to build an extremely profitable product or service

Here’s a simple, powerful tip, to help you create an extremely profitable new product, service or business. The next big thing I get emails daily, from people who want me to invest in their new project. Almost all of them are trying to be the next, Craigslist or Twitter, etc. Show More Summary

How to beat the feast or famine trap

If your sales results are too erratic or you find yourself in that feast-or-famine trap, this post is written just for you. Most businesses offer products or services, which people are only interested in when they have a problem. IfShow More Summary

21 Powerful habits behind highly successful business owners

Over the years I have worked with thousands of business owners. Many of these were successful, some were hugely successful. Acquiring the habits for success I noticed that the most successful business owners shared certain habits. They did things, which the average business owner didn’t do. Show More Summary

This is a marketing message. Seriously. It is!

In today’s post, I’m going to show you how to make your marketing so attractive, that people would miss it if it wasn’t there. Think about it: Most of the marketing messages we receive are unwelcome. At best, they are seen as the price we pay, so we can watch that YouTube clip we want […] The post This is a marketing message. Show More Summary

5 Useful tips for your next project

If you’re thinking of launching a new product, service or business, here are 5 tips to help you get it right. Great ideas are not anointed. They fly or die based on merit and hard work. If you believe in what you’re doing, if the research and numbers stack up, go for it. This will […] The post 5 Useful tips for your next project appeared first on Jim's Marketing Blog.

Stop working for low quality clients. Seriously. Stop it!

If you are tired of working for low value clients, I have an idea I would like to share with you. It has helped me attract the best clients, avoid the worst clients and build an extremely successful business. It can do the same for you. Show More Summary

10 Powerful ways to get people talking about your business

Here are 10 motivators, which inspire people to spread the word about you. See which ones you can adapt and apply into your business. People will share your message, if it makes them look clever. This is why social networks are packed with Einstein quotes. Show More Summary

4 Inspiring reasons to write regularly

There are many compelling, commercial reasons to write regularly. For example, blogging and newsletter writing can be hugely valuable. Here are 4 less obvious benefits to writing regularly, which seldom get mentioned. In many ways, these are just as valuable. Show More Summary

Behind the scenes: The tools I use every day

I often get asked about the tools I use for my daily work. The image above is pretty-much the standard set-up for me… extremely minimal, with everything I need and nothing I don’t need. Here’s some more detail, including the hardware and software I use. Show More Summary

What every business owner needs to know about promises

Have you ever seen a business, which markets itself as being average? No, neither have I, yet that’s exactly what most businesses are. Instead, businesses are marketed as offering great, amazing or exceptional products and services.Show More Summary

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