• Life,  Philosophy

    The 4 Questions to be Asking Yourself on the Daily

      Going back to boot camp a couple of weeks ago, (seriously, some days you learn more and have more ideas in one day than in many spans of days!) I came up with several questions to live by and so far, when applied, they are doing me well. Perhaps you saw the “why” video, the first two are along that line. When dealing with current clients, potential clients, friends and anyone in your life, ask yourself: #1 Am I MORE after dealing/interacting with this person or situation? I don’t care how you define “more”. Happier, maybe. More knowledgable, inspired, entertained etc etc, I think you can FEEL what it means…

  • Video Marketing Tips

    What do I need to get started with Video Marketing?

      -Yourself -A camera (your phone counts) -Internet Access That’s it. If you’re feeling gutsy, maybe you get a tripod. Or a selfie stick. But to actually START posting videos about your company or your business, and to start sharing your story, all you need is something that will record you, something to say, and some ability to get it out to the world and share it. Right now, it’s okay to have unpolished videos, to have questionable quality or to make mistakes. Honestly, it makes you more real and relatable. If all you’re doing is sharing information, press record, press share and you’re good. If you have questions, I’m…

  • Video Marketing Tips

    10 Tips for taking videos of people at a Trade Show

    Today I received a question for advice about making people feel comfortable taking video of them at a trade show. After having done quite a bit of that, here are my suggestions! The best way to ask is to do so confidently, clearly and with a smile. People are inclined to help, especially if you seem to know what you are doing. Also, ask them individually. If you ask in a general group, you’re more likely to get a collective “no”, even for those who might be open to it. You ARE going to run into people who are going to say no. To that you can ask,  “Are you sure?”…