Author: Mitch Meyerson

Publisher: Entrepreneur Press

ISBN: 1613083025

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 328

View: 6484

Eager business owners gain access to the playbooks of 23 of today’s most respected and well-known online marketers, who reveal their most valuable online strategies and tactics for capturing new customers and influencing ongoing purchases from current ones. Each chapter is a coaching session designed to help business owners avoid the pitfalls and mistakes by the experts who have been there and done that. Readers learn how to develop a personal media brand, build a total online presence, and create a social media strategy that increases traffic. They also discover how to develop and use content that converts visitors into buyers and ultimately loyal customers, succeed with SEO, pay-per-click, and linking strategies that get websites ranked. Also included is information on leveraging social networking apps, including Facebook, online video, and Instagram, and avoiding the mistakes made by new online businesses.
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Author: Mitch Meyerson

Publisher: Entrepreneur Press

ISBN: 1599183773

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 335

View: 2359

“An amazing book – top social media professionals provide the ‘inside’ tips on how they stay on top and stay organized. Filled with specific tricks, tips and strategies to cut the clutter and build your business, you really want to read this one.” --Dave Evans, Author of Social Media Marketing: An Hour a Day Revelations from Top Social Media Revolution Leaders Online marketing expert Mitch Meyerson presents you with an unmatched advantage into the world of social media – the priceless secrets, strategies, tactics and insights of more than 20 of today’s social media elite. Handpicked to cover almost every aspect of social media marketing, Meyerson and this distinguished team of experts open their playbooks and teach you how to create effective social media campaigns to cut through the clutter, reach out to millions and grow your business. Features: Proven tips and tactics from 20+ top social media marketers The biggest mistakes businesses make with social media and how to fix them Actionable plans for all areas including social networks, blogs, web TV and mobile marketing Real-world case studies, best practices and proven techniques from the experts Detailed list of resources Contributions from World-Class Social Media Experts: Keith Ferrazi & Tahl Raz: Relationship Strategy Brian Clark: Psychology of Social Media Mitch Meyerson: Online Marketing Ann Handley: Creating Content Gary Vaynerchuk: Building Mega-Followings Andy Willbes: Personality Chris Brogan: Building Communities Joel Comm: Success Qualities Craig Valentine: Communicate with Impact Starr Hall: Building Profits Dan Janal: PR Strategies Michael Stelzner: Go Viral Denise Wakeman: Business Blogs Mari Smith: Facebook Deborah Cole Micek: Twitter Barbara Rozgonyi: LinkedIn Julie Perry: YouTube Paul Colligan: Podcasting Chris Garrett: Social Bookmarking Kim Dushinski: Mobile Marketing Shama Kabani: Online Video Dave Evans: One Hour a Day
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The Moves and Mayhem Behind Selling Your Way to the Top as Told by 34 Industry Leaders

Author: Robert L. Shook,Barry Farber

Publisher: Entrepreneur Press

ISBN: 1599185024

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 280

View: 4019

Learn how Roger Newton, the co-discoverer of Lipitor, made an internal sale against all odds that championed the world's all-time best-selling drug. Meet Mark Roesler, CEO of CMG Worldwide, a firm that represents Elvis Presley, James Dean, Marilyn Monroe and hundreds of other departed celebrities. Gain valuable advice from storytellers Martin Shafiroff, America’s number-one financial advisor; Bob LaMonte, a super sports agent who specializes in representing NFL head coaches; Dave Liniger,CEO of RE/MAX... It doesn’t matter if you’re a novice, a seasoned professional, or a high-powered CEO—your success depends on how well you sell your product, your service, your idea, yourself. Seasoned salesmen Robert L. Shook and Barry Farber interviewed top salespersons across a variety of industries and have written a collection of fascinating stories, each offering a lesson, valuable insight, or nugget of wisdom that will enhance your selling skills and boost your sales production. As you read these first-person narratives, you will feel as if they are talking directly to you, revealing valuable details behind their greatest sales moves, and imparting priceless lessons on how to sell your way to success. Most important, you can put their valuable insights to immediate use to boost your career.
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Social Media Mystery to Mastery in 30 Days

Author: Cydney O'Sullivan

Publisher: Morgan James Publishing

ISBN: 1614482179

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 222

View: 9337

"Evocative insights from 30 world class, extraordinary marketers"--P. [4] of cover.
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The Fast Track to Network Marketing Millions

Author: Mary Christensen

Publisher: AMACOM

ISBN: 9780814410271

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 224

View: 2536

Network marketing-also known as direct selling and multilevel marketing-has turned millions of people into successful business owners. But to truly reach their earning potential, network marketers need to successfully grow their businesses by recruiting the right people. Written by a true network marketing superstar who personally enlisted over 1,000 people in her first year, the book reveals a proven, innovative approach to recruiting that gets results fast. Readers will learn how to: * discover their own recruiting style * identify people who will become a great part of their team * do and say the right things to turn prospects into partners * overcome objections with confidence * attract people who never considered network marketing Filled with advice and inspiration, this indispensable guide gives network marketers the know-how and confidence they need to grow their enterprise and become top earners.
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12 Keys to Transform Your Website Into a Sales Powerhouse

Author: Mitch Meyerson,Mary Eule Scarborough

Publisher: Entrepreneur Press

ISBN: 1599181517

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 260

View: 5462

Learn to avoid the #1 problem that plagues most online businesses--an under-performing website. The rise in online shopping has led countless entrepreneurs to jump on the e-commerce bandwagon--but despite their big dreams and hard work, most fail. This book shows them how to succeed in grabbing their piece of the e-commerce pie. Forgoing get-rich-quick hype for best practices and solid marketing principles, two world-class online marketers offer an unbeatable 12-step system that creates a profitable and sustainable online business. Hundreds of proven strategic and tactics, as well as dozens of time-saving web resources, help you jumpstart the process. The authors reveal the 10 most common e-commerce mistakes and offer fail-safe strategies for avoiding them. Innovative automation strategies save you time and money and help you create new streams of passive income. Featuring current technology--including Web 2.0 innovations, web conferencing, podcasts, blogging and more--this comprehensive manual puts website owners on the road to profitability.
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The One Book You Need to Make Money Than You Ever Thought Possible

Author: Mary Christensen,Wayne Christensen

Publisher: AMACOM

ISBN: 081440054X

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 160

View: 3546

As far as career opportunities go, network marketing is hard to beat. It costs almost nothing to start, allows for flexible hours, and paves the way for financial independence. Network marketing -- also known as direct selling and multi-level marketing -- has turned millions of people into successful business owners. But to truly reach their earning potential, network marketers need the right tools. Be a Network Marketing Superstar provides a proven 26-step program designed to help readers quickly become stars in this fast-growing and profitable industry. This powerful training manual shows readers how to: * master the six core skills of successful network marketing * sharpen their salesmanship * become more persuasive * build relationships * overcome roadblocks * radiate positive energy * find and attract quality people * be powerful coaches and mentors. With equal parts advice and inspiration, as well as helpful worksheets and exercises, this indispensable guide gives network marketers the know-how and confidence they need to join the ranks of the top moneymakers.
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Insider Secrets from the Experts who are Making Millions on the Internet Today

Author: René V. Richards

Publisher: Atlantic Publishing Company

ISBN: 0910627657

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 286

View: 1963

Standing out in the turmoil of today's Internet marketplace is a major challenge. There are many books and courses on Internet marketing; this is the only book that will provide you with insider secrets. We asked the marketing experts who make their living on the Internet every day -- and they talked. Online Marketing Success Stories will give you real-life examples of how successful businesses market their products online. The information is so useful that you can read a page and put the idea into action -- today! With e-commerce expected to reach $40 billion and online businesses anticipated to increase by 500 percent through 2010, your business needs guidance from today's successful Internet marketing veterans. Learn the most efficient ways to bring consumers to your site, get visitors to purchase, how to up-sell, oversights to avoid, and how to steer clear of years of disappointment. We spent thousands of hours interviewing, e-mailing, and communicating with hundreds of today's most successful e-commerce marketers. This book not only chronicles their achievements, but is a compilation of their secrets and proven successful ideas. If you are interested in learning hundreds of hints, tricks, and secrets on how to make money (or more money) with your Web site, then this book is for you. Instruction is great, but advice from experts is even better, and the experts chronicled in this book are earning millions. This new exhaustively researched book will provide you with a jam-packed assortment of innovative ideas that you can put to use today. This book gives you the proven strategies, innovative ideas, and actual case studies to help you sell more with less time and effort.
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77 Instant-Action Ideas to Boost Sales, Maximize Profits, and Crush Your Competition

Author: David Newman

Publisher: AMACOM

ISBN: 0814432875

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 288

View: 1636

As a small-business owner or solopreneur, you wear many hats-perhaps the most important of which is marketer. But these days, with so many new ways to reach customers and clients and only so much time in the day, it's hard to know where to start. Should you be using social media? Email? Blogs? Video? SEO? Small-business marketing doesn't have to be a mystery. It's just a series of simple decisions (and the action steps to implement those decisions) that will help you regain the clarity, confidence, and control you need to succeed. Do It! Marketing is a quick read and an encouraging kick in the pants that will reignite your marketing mojo. The underlying premise is that "only action creates results." Packed with do-this-now ideas to attract, engage, and win more customers and clients, this no-nonsense book reveals how to: Avoid blah, blah, blah marketing * Use magnetic marketing strategies that pull-not push-qualified decision-makers into your world * Get noticed * Position yourself as an expert * Become the obvious choice in your market * Do social media right * Zero in on your customers' pain/gain factors * Learn to speak their language * Get a steady stream of referrals * Identify and focus on high-payoff activities * Cultivate and leverage enthusiastic advocates * And more! Energetic, inspiring, and filled with concrete strategies, tactics, templates, and tools, Do It! Marketing shows you how to stop "marketing by accident" and start outsmarting, out-positioning, and out-executing the competition.
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Mastering The Art of Customer Engagement

Author: Damian Ryan,Calvin Jones

Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers

ISBN: 0749460636

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 224

View: 2161

With the enormous growth of the internet and social media sites, digital marketing is now worth more per annum than TV advertising in the UK. Social network advertising spending is expected to increase to a staggering $4.3 billion in 2011 in a bid to attract today's media-savvy consumer. The Best Digital Marketing Campaigns in the World brings together an international collection of the most successful digital marketing campaigns of our time, assessing what they achieved and the business lessons learnt. This practical and insightful book explores how businesses large and small have harnessed social media, blogs, forums, online video and email to boost their brand and attract customers. Damian Ryan and Calvin Jones present a selection of hand-picked case studies, sharing the knowledge and skill of the world's top creative minds. Covering everything from household names such as Pizza Hut and Pepsi to Obama's 2008 presidential election campaign, this book is the must-read guide for all marketers looking to embrace the new digital landscape.
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How to Build a Digitally Powered Marketing and Sales System to Better Prospect, Qualify and Close Leads

Author: Tom Martin

Publisher: Que Publishing

ISBN: 0133431274

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 250

View: 1077

Build a High-Impact, Low-Hassle Digital Sales Prospecting System That Works! Hate cold calling? Stop doing it! Build a supercharged, highly automated digital sales prospecting system that attracts more qualified leads, shortens sales cycles, and increases conversion rates—painlessly! In The Invisible Sale , Tom Martin reveals techniques he’s used to drive consistent double-digit growth through good times and bad, with no cold calling. Martin’s simple, repeatable process helps you laser-target all your marketing activities, sales messages, and sales calls based on what your prospects are actually telling you. Martin boils complex ideas down to simple, straightforward language…real-life case studies…easy-to-understand templates…and actionable solutions! • Discover the “invisible funnel,” where self-educated buyers are making decisions before you know they exist • Leverage Funnel Optimized website design to identify your prospects’ key challenges before you ever speak to them • Integrate social media, content, and email to optimize the entire prospecting process • Make every sales call count with behaviorally targeted email prospecting • Leverage Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn to efficiently “prospect at scale” • Use the science of propinquity to choose “outposts,” strategize social networking, and drive offline campaigns • Save money by rightsizing production quality to each marketing requirement • Rapidly create keyword-rich text content, and use it widely to promote self-qualification • Create webinars and tutorials more easily and painlessly than you ever thought possible • Choose low-cost devices, apps, software, and accessories for quickly creating high-quality DIY media content • Learn how to apply Aikido Selling Techniques to close self-educated buyers
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Unexpected Rules that Ring the Cash Register

Author: Jeffrey J. Fox

Publisher: Hachette Books

ISBN: 1401397972

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 192

View: 1860

With more than 600,000 books in print, nationally bestselling author Jeffrey Fox is back to 'outfox the competition'--this time with counterintuitive advice on how to become a marketing genius n his four previous bestselling business books, Jeffrey Fox has helped readers land great jobs and rise to the top of their professions. Now he turns his contrarian eye to marketing through brand building and innovation. Fox's advice is delivered in snappy, to-the-point chapters that zero in on his creative--and often counterintuitive--advice and features such unforgettable fundamentals as: Make a big splash, instead of a lot of little ripples Always have a pipeline to the president Own a market, not a mill The long and short definitions of marketing There are also provocative 'Instant Marketing Superstar' challenges throughout the book, offering the reader a chance to solve real business problems. In a time of corporate budget cuts, it's more important than ever for all employees to be creative marketers. How to Become a Marketing Superstar is certain to find a place on the shelves of anyone who wants to increase sales in a competitive marketplace.
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How to Use Online Conversations and Customer Communities to Turbo-Charge Your Business!

Author: Paul Gillin

Publisher: Linden Publishing

ISBN: 1610350995

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 256

View: 3560

"Secrets of Social Media Marketing" is a handbook for marketers and business owners to use in deciding how to employ the new social media for online marketing. Social media has quickly moved from the periphery of marketing into the forefront, but this is a new and quickly-evolving field and there are few established formulas for success. Building on the lessons set out in Gillin's acclaimed and oft-reviewed "The New Influencers: A Marketer's Guide to the New Social Media," this book provides practical advice on strategy, tools, and tactics. It is a hands-on manual that will educate marketers on how to extend their brands, generate leads, and engage customer communities using online tools.
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Unleashing Teacher Led Innovation in Schools

Author: Aaron Tait,Dave Faulkner

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0730329240

Category: Education

Page: 208

View: 7140

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Everything You Need to Know to Succeed in Your Small Business

Author: Steven D. Strauss

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 111823877X

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 592

View: 2687

An updated third edition of the most comprehensive guide to small business success Whether you're a novice entrepreneur or a seasoned pro, The Small Business Bible offers you everything you need to know to build and grow your dream business. It shows you what really works (and what doesn't!) and includes scores of tips, insider information, stories, and proven secrets of success. Even if you've run your own business for years, this handy guide keeps you up to date on the latest business and tech trends. This Third Edition includes entirely new chapters devoted to social media, mobility and apps, and new trends in online discounting and group buying that are vital to small business owners everywhere. New chapters include: How to use Facebook, Twitter, and other social media tools to engage customers and potential stakeholders How to generate leads and win strategic partnerships with LinkedIn How to employ videos and YouTube to further your brand What you need to know about Groupon and group discount buying What mobile marketing can do for your business Give your small business its best shot by understanding the best and latest small business strategies, especially in this transformative and volatile period. The Small Business Bible offers every bit of information you'll need to know to succeed.
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The Revolutionary Formula for Creating Killer Copy That Grabs Their Attention and Compels Them to Buy

Author: Maria Veloso

Publisher: AMACOM

ISBN: 0814432522

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 304

View: 9937

With the rise of social networks, "Twitterized" attention spans, and new forms of video content, the techniques that worked in crafting attention-grabbing, clickable, and actionable online copy a few years ago are simply not as effective today. Thoroughly revised, the third edition of Web Copy That Sells gives readers proven methods for achieving phenomenal success with their online sales and marketing efforts. They will learn to: * Use psychological tactics that compel Web surfers to buy * Create effective, highly-targeted Facebook ads * Test copy to maximize response * Write online marketing video scripts that sell * Craft compelling copy for interactive advertising banners * Produce high-converting video sales letters * And more Proven and practical, Web Copy That Sells shows how to quickly turn lackluster sites into "perpetual money machines," streamline key messages down to irresistible "cyber bites"...and ensure that Web copy, e-mail, and marketing communications pack a fast, powerful-and sales generating-punch.
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The Ultimate Guide to Presenting, Marketing and Profiting Like a Champion

Author: Craig Valentine

Publisher: Morgan James Publishing

ISBN: 1600379192

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 376

View: 8621

When World Class Speaker meets World Class Guerrilla Marketer, your profits explode! How would you like to become a World Class Speaker others travel far & wide to see? How would you like to turn your presentations into profit-making machines that bring in 6 figures or more each year? How would you like to speak to audiences without having to leave home? World Class Speaking is the system for you! Many books cover the art of public speaking while others cover the business side. Finally there is a book that covers both! With World Class Speaking you will learn how to build stellar presentations that keep your audiences on the edge of their seats, turn your presentations into dozens of profitable income streams, master leading-edge technologies & speak to 1000 without even leaving home, and automate your business & make passive recurring income while you sleep. World Class Speaking is the one-stop-shop for building breakthrough presentations & turning them into a solid system of ongoing income.
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Author: Susan Gunelius

Publisher: Entrepreneur Press

ISBN: 1613083831

Category: Business & Economics

Page: N.A

View: 6843

Send Better Email. Build a Better Business. With more than 2.6 million email messages sent every second, it's becoming harder to stand out in inboxes—not to mention in a sea of spam, which accounts for 67 percent of those emails. Marketing and strategic branding expert Susan Gunelius gives you the tools you need to grow your list of email subscribers, keep them engaged, and turn them into lifelong customers. By focusing on building a strong foundation first, you'll learn how to develop a comprehensive email marketing program designed to evolve with your business. Then, Gunelius shows you how to convert subscribers into buying customers and vocal brand advocates with the techniques that marketing professionals use to build their businesses and increase their revenue using email. You'll learn how to: Use free content to encourage people to subscribe to your email list Develop conversion funnels that drive people to buy from you or sign up for your webinars Save time and keep subscribers engaged with your brand with email automation Boost conversions with list segmentation techniques designed to get the right message to the right people at the right time Test your messages and analyze your performance using key metrics to improve your results Win back customers with automation and personalization strategies designed to build a one-on-one relationship with your audience Understand the laws and deliverability rules you must follow and tools to help you along the way
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How To Start and Grow A Successful Online Business Without Quitting Your Day Job

Author: David Lindahl,Jonathan Rozek

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780470872017

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 256

View: 9288

Proven methods for building an online income stream You don't have to quit your current job, or already have piles of money, or be 24 years old, or riding a booming economy, in order to start a successful online business. The Six-Figure Second Income explains how to start or grow a business even when you think you have plenty of strikes against you. In the course of building an eight-figure real estate information marketing business, David Lindahl and Jonathan Rozek tested dozens of tools and techniques. This book is centered around principles they derived from all the tests they ran, tools they used, and money they spent. If you're tired of the gimmicks and skepticism that anyone can really succeed online, this book will give you the no-hype, no-nonsense advice you need.
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Build a $100,000-a-Year Direct Selling Business from Home

Author: Mary Christensen

Publisher: AMACOM Div American Mgmt Assn

ISBN: 0814416519

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 214

View: 7870

The "party plan" model of direct selling--introducing products through home parties, social gatherings, and fund-raisers--has been the route to financial freedom for millions. This inspiring, hands-on manual, written by an author who has achieved unprecedented success herself, shows other women how they can generate more bookings, more sales, and more business leads at their parties, as well as build a team of independent party planners, and drive up their own commissions. Exemplified by powerhouse brands like Tupperware, Pampered Chef, and Mary Kay, the party-planning method is an unparalleled opportunity for anyone to live the life they dream about and deserve. In Be a Party Plan Superstar, readers will discover, step-by-step, how they can transition from selling to friends and family to building a profitable business, develop a who's-who customer base, create an environment of fun, be an engaging host, and close sales effortlessly. This is the one book that shows women how to become direct-selling superstars...simply by being the life of the party.
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