The Smart Passive Income Podcast: Online Business | Blogging | Passive Income | Pat Flynn
Summary: Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create multiple passive income streams that work for you so that you can have the time and freedom to do what you love, whether it's traveling the world, or just living comfortably at home. Although Pat confesses he is not a millionaire, he's been supporting his family 100% with passive income generated online, easily earning a six-figure salary while working only a few hours a week. Automation, outsourcing, crowdsourcing, search engine optimization, building authority and trust, niche sites, social media, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Podcasting, eBooks, online courses, affiliate marketing, getting things done and everything that works (and doesn't work) to help you better understand how to crush it with your online business.
It's such an incredible feeling to publish the 100th episode of The Smart Passive Income Podcast! In this session, I bring on two guests who had a massive impact and influence on my life when I started my online business, and there's no one else I'd rather have on the show to come celebrate with me. Lots of memories, reflection and lessons learned in this one.
I love when I'm introduced to a brand new business model like this. Here, you'll learn how Jessica and Cliff Larrew leveraged Amazon's FBA (Fulfillment by Amazon) program to generate over 6-figures in profit last year. Funny thing, it all starts with a trip to the store to buy stuff to sell on Amazon later. This one blew me away.
Jaime interviews millionaires. Lots of 'em (over 130), and she's just published a book and shares a ton of insight on what makes people successful, and others not. We also talk about how she was able to get me to say yes to joining her mastermind group 4 years ago, even after I said no. I'm so thankful though, because saying yes changed my business and my life.
John Lee Dumas is back for a second time! Since his last appearance 6 months ago, his brand has exploded, and so has his earnings! Learn how, his exact Facebook to Webinar strategies you can use, and the pros and cons (and how) to add sponsors to your own show.
Creating an income stream by selling your artwork is not easy, but as an artist, in order to share what you create with others and earn from it so you can create even more, you must first adopt an entrepreneurial mindset. Here's how, and the steps you can take to make a living from the art that you create...
Adding videos to your arsenal of content is a great idea, but creating GREAT online videos (that convert!) is much more than just whipping out a camera and hitting the record button. That's why Caleb Wojcik joins us on the show today. He's my own hired videographer, and he gives us several tips and tricks to help us create more, better web videos, faster. A must listen for anyone even remotely thinking about shooting videos for their online business or blog.
The last couple of weeks have not been good to me. Since coming back from New Media Expo, I was diagnosed with viral bronchitis, which means my voice and my energy levels have gone missing for quite a while. Thankfully, I'm back and ready to go again! Let's start off with Session 94 of the SPI podcast where I'll be sharing 5 carefully selected content creation tips to help you maximize the impact you have with the information you share, no matter what form of content you're creating: blog posts, podcast episodes, videos, webinars, and even live presentations.
It's that time of the year when goal setting is on our minds, but how do we make sure we accomplish those goals we set out to achieve? Join me and Michael Hyatt as we discuss how to make 2014 the best year ever!
Are you psychologically ready to sell to your audience? It can be one of the most difficult and gut-wrenching phases of your online business, especially if you've been giving stuff away for free. Listen to Ramit Sethi tell us about his experience timidly selling a $4.95 ebook (and his audience revolting) to now confidently producing courses that run well over $12,000.00. Also, we talk specific pricing strategies for you and your products. Click to listen and enjoy the show!
Offline marketing techniques...for your online business? Oh yeah! Our guest Kim from IOCreativeGroup.com shares direct marketing techniques that are totally being underutilized in the online arena. You'll hear specific strategies that will help you increase the value of your products, retention rate and also reinforce purchasing decisions that your customers make too. Plus, the truth about the cost of running such campaigns. If you're going to sell anything online, this interview with Kim is a MUST-listen. Click play to listen...
I went to Architecture School for 5 years, and then worked in the industry for several more. And now - I own several online businesses almost completely unrelated to architecture. Do I think my time in school was worth it? Is there anything I learned from school and joining the work force that help me in my online businesses now? Listen to find out...
Sweet! Gary Vaynerchuk is on the show with us today! Gary's new book - Jab, Jab, Jab, Right Hook is all about how we can best utilize different social media platforms so we're not wasting our time and giving our content and brand the attention it deserves. Beyond specific social media strategies, we talk about Gary's inspiration and energy, and also a lot of his struggles too. Also, click through to learn how to win 1 of 50 free copies!