LOTS going on at the DIY this spring, and there's a calendar to show all events at a glance. Here's the scoop:
Your DIY Insider membership INCLUDES all 3 of these monthly LIVE events:
Live Marketing Strategies webinars
A brand-new webinar every month with my best strategies that make marketing easier! See what's coming, or browse the archive of outstanding video content, tools, and cheatsheets: Marketing Classes
Live Member Marketing Q&A
Each month you'll get the opportunity to ask me questions in a group meeting. Get your questions answered, plus hear the answers to the questions your peers ask. Can't make the meeting but have a question? Post your question in the Facebook group event, and I will answer it! Details: Marketing QA Meetings
Do-With-Me Tools Demo
Each month you'll learn how to use one of my favorite tools as we work on a project together. Details: Do-With-Me Tools Demo
Need more support? Get this group coaching upgrade for members only:
Monday Action & Accountability Group
Live individual laser coaching (6 minutes per participant). Perfect for feedback, accountability, or whatever support you need. Most members use this to maintain focus and traction on current marketing efforts. Also used to provide accountability after deep-dive private sessions. Available by the month or the quarter.
Special deal until April 3rd: Buy 2 months, get the 3rd free!
✔️ YES, there will be a video replay. Available 24/7/365 for members ONLY.
✔️ YES, the video, slides, notes, and handouts will be posted for ALL members.
✔️ YES, members (YOU) may sign up to attend the live webinar to get the reminder using the sign up link above. But you do not have to register because the access link is already available for you on the member content page (see link above).
✔️ YES, you may invite non-members (your friends or colleagues) to attend the webinar as your guest. There is NO CHARGE for guests.
❌ NO, members (YOU) don't have to sign up to get access to the replay and handouts after the live webinar. It's already yours with membership on this page: Storytelling
❌ NO, guests (non-members) will not have access to the downloads and materials. Replays and handouts are for members only.
Got another question? Please post it in our FB group because others may have the same question. So you'll be helping others as you help yourself!
Looking forward to seeing YOUR smiling face at the webinar on Thursday. 😊
To your prosperity & profitability,
Veronika (Ronnie) Noize
YOUR Virtual Marketing Coach
PS:B2G1! Get the third month as your bonus when you enroll in the 3-month Q2 Monday Action & Accountability Group. Limited to just 7 members (sorry!). These virtual meetings start on Monday, April 3rd. Which is when the special ends, so get your deal now: Monday Coaching Group
Did you know that it takes an average of 23 minutes to regain your focus after an interruption? This attention drop is often called a “switching tax.” And this is why many of our work tasks take so dang long--we're paying that switching tax over and over again.
That switching tax looks like:
increased time and energy spent on tasks
confusion and cognitive overload that can be exhausting and discouraging
increased errors and lower overall quality of work
The good news is that even though interruptions and distractions are inevitable, there is one perfect strategy for minimizing their effects: batching.
And when you apply this strategy to Canva, suddenly you're spending less time and getting better results.
For example, when you batch-create social images in Canva, you can expect to:
save time & effort
reduce cognitive overload
increase productivity & focus
generate higher quality of work
help maintain brand consistency
Why? Batching helps you work more efficiently because your brain takes needs recovery time when you switch between different tasks. And this can be a huge issue with a tool like Canva.
In this month's Do-With-Me Demo on Tuesday, I'll give you 3 tips for batch-creating in Canva. Plus I will show you how to set up an efficient system for keeping track of all your images, documents, videos, and other assets in Canva.
If you want to see how to increase your efficiency, productivity, and brand consistency when you work in Canva, you're gonna love this demo!
This live members-only experience will be recorded. But if you show up, you'll get to ask your questions and get my support. 👈
And YES, this live demo is INCLUDED with your membership. No extra charge. But no guests, please.
"I wanted to take a quick minute to say thank you for all your advice on the call this morning. I feel very blessed to have you in my life and on my team with all your brilliant ideas and support. Thanks for being you. And, thanks for collecting such amazing people into the SOHO community. It really is inspiring to listen to and to be around people who are walking the walk and getting things done." ~Connie Dorigan, CPC, www.dorigan.com
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Marketing: The art and science of attracting, acquiring, and retaining clients profitably.
The purpose of marketing is revenue.
The process of marketing is relationships.
The practice of marketing focuses on market, message, and media.
The path of marketing is know, like, trust, try, buy, refer.
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