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The No-Cost Tool That Gives You an Unfair Fame Advantage

When you’re busy becoming famous in your field, you should use all the shortcuts you can find. Why spend hours creating blog posts, videos, podcasts and newsletter content that languishes, alone and ignored? It’s a beast to get your message to the masses if you don’t have the speaking gigs lined up. And getting the attention of someone…

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Slideshare: 5 ways to use this new & improved fame boosting tool

With the major social media sites being swamped by marketers and paid promotions, are you wondering where an aspiring A-Lister can go to get a little love online? I gotcha covered here: It’s Slideshaaarrre! (Please read in Oprah’s announcing voice.) Now, maybe you’re thinking that Slideshare.net is the ugly stepsister in the online fairy tale, but you’ve got…

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The Ultimate Guide to Turn Media into Mania (and it won't cost a thing)

When you’ve got a media hit – whether it’s an article published, an appearance on TV or a mention on a blog – you want to make the most of it. But once the next issue it out, is it just “old news”? Or can you continue to get mileage from it? You know what I’m…

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Public speakers: the three-step formula to get booked solid

Let’s start with a story. I call it, “A Tale of Two Speakers.” Let’s say that their names are Aidan and Steve. Aidan is dynamic. Bold. Charismatic. His speaking magnetism could out pull Tony Robbins, Steve Jobs and Oprah. (*Gasp*) At the end of his talks, he’s mobbed by audience members wanting to buy his book and to…

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Media Lingo Cheat Sheet – Magazine Edition

You want to be published in magazines, right? Having your wise words appear in a publication is a sure-fire way to boost your fame factor. Being published is a credibility builder; after all, if a magazine editor thinks your story is important, then others will, too. (Plus, you get “As Seen In” bragging rights.) Between…

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How to NOT spend all day on Google (cool tools inside)

When you want to keep track of certain ideas, events or people, what do you do? You could kill a couple of hours every week (heck, every day) cruising the web, checking out your competitors, following your clients, filtering the latest news on your topic. Or, you could have those need-to-know gems delivered straight to you,…

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The one thing the most persuasive people all do

When you really need to convince someone to buy what you’re selling (literally or figuratively), what’s your go-to strategy? Hands down, the best way to persuade is through stories. I hear what you’re thinking, “Hey, my topic or presentation isn’t a soft skill like networking or leadership, it is SERIOUS. I need to share a…

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5 steps to score local media coverage

Welcome to Famous in Your Field! Here’s your free weekly tip to boost your fame factor. (Be sure to sign up in the box on the right to get on the VIP list for free tips and training, delivered straight to your inbox.)  Local media is often your first and best place to go for…

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You fascinate me (free gift inside)

Welcome to Famous in Your Field! Here’s your free weekly tip to boost your fame factor. (Be sure to sign up in the box on the right to get on the VIP list for free tips and training, delivered straight to your inbox.)  Do you ever wonder what kind of impression you make on others?…

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Jennifer Lawrence, Matthew McConaughey and You – Winning Business Awards

Welcome to Famous in Your Field! Here’s your free weekly tip to boost your fame factor. (Be sure to sign up in the box on the right to get on the VIP list for free tips and training, delivered straight to your inbox.)  “And the Oscar goes to…” Industry, professional and local awards are often…

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