As leaders, we possess more power than we think. But we can only use it for good if we understand it and embrace it.
Archive for Impact
Most people recognize the value of an online platform. When you have one, you can reach more people with your message, products, or hard-won expertise. You multiply both your influence and your income. Everybody wins. The problem is that building an online following can feel daunting. I talk to people all the time who want […]
One of the hardest things about growing an online following is not knowing how to get from where you are right now to where you know you have the potential to go. If you’re like me, you’ve felt like this from time to time—maybe even right now. You’ve got something important to say or something […]
We all like options, but when it comes to making an impact in the world today, the number of choices can be paralyzing. If you’ve got something to say or sell, you’ve probably thought about launching a blog or podcast, advertising on Facebook or Twitter, and investigating marketing and email strategies. Or maybe you’re further […]
Twice a year I open registration to Platform University for one week and one week only. And today’s your last chance to join until next year. But you’re hesitating. Why? I can think of ten key reasons. All I’m asking is a chance to address these very common objections.
The reaction to my video series, Skyrocket Your Impact, has been phenomenal. People are really excited about how simple it is to close the Value Gap and generate more traffic, greater influence, and bigger impact for their message. And here’s the great news: What we revealed in the videos is only the beginning. If you […]
If you’re looking to skyrocket your impact, it’s imperative to identify your Value Gap and close it fast. And here’s the good news: My free new video series will show you exactly how. Communication is simple: There’s what you say and what others hear. But they don’t always sync up, do they? The Value Gap […]
We all have unique insights and solutions to offer. But how can we have the influence and impact we desire? It seems like there are a million obstacles to overcome, right? Everything from technical and tactical knowhow to inner fears and doubts. We know we could improve the world with our message, but how do […]
Most of us possess a deep desire to have a lasting impact and make a positive contribution. But sometimes it feels like we just can’t get any traction, like our messages aren’t connecting, right? If you’re a blogger, podcaster, or online entrepreneur who feels like you’re spinning your wheels, you’re not alone. The good news […]
Today is the last day you can get introductory pricing on my Get Noticed! Theme™ for WordPress. It ends tonight at midnight. If you’re not a blogger, a small business owner, or an entrepreneur—and have no plans to be one—you can probably just skip this post and move on with your day. But if you […]
As leaders, we have an impact on others—whether we realize it or not. But that impact is a double-edged sword. It cuts both ways. It is either positive or negative. It is rarely neutral.
Occasionally, it’s helpful to see leadership from the follower’s perspective. In this guest post by Maranda Gibson, she describes the five characteristics of the best leaders.