They fill your inbox with inane questions and outrageous demands. They’re hard to get ahold of when you need them, but always manage to track you down at the most inappropriate times. (Ever been asked to deliver a milestone while simultaneously delivering a baby? No? Just me?) They never pay on time (or at all) […]
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They say we fear what we don’t understand. In the world of online marketing, that fear can often mean we fork over wads of cash to have someone else wave their magic wand and figure stuff out for us. Take SEO, an acronym so misunderstood it either sends entrepreneurs running for the hills or reaching for their wallets. […]
“Delegate,” they said. “It’ll be easy,” they said. “Just try Fiverr,” they said. So you did. (And you spent more than a fiver.) And you ended up having to go back and do the work yourself, which meant you were out the money and the time it took to find someone, pass a task to […]
The biz world is rife with war analogies. But what if you don’t want to kill, destroy, or gut the competition? That terminology doesn’t simply fail to resonate with you, it repels you. As a conscious entrepreneur, you’re more of a community over competition person. What do they say? A rising tide lifts all boats? So it makes sense […]
Are you a cool entrepreneur? Lemme check your labels. I heard from Jackie who heard from Brian who eavesdropped on Alisha telling Marcus that you’re NOBODY if you don’t have these small business tools. Let’s face it, Asana is the Abercrombie of today’s small business tools. (Or is it Acuity…InfusionSoft…Dubsado…or that one tool that manages […]
Alternative Title: The Episode Where RKA Has a Baby and Awkwardly Turns It Into a Business Analogy Because I couldn’t help myself. And I felt it fitting that the first special guest appearances on Awkward Marketing be my two fave people in the WWW (in this case, the whole wide world, not just the worldwide web) […]