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Hey there, I'm Monica! Your voice matters. It deserves to be heard. Follow me for tips and tricks on igniting your ❤️ superpower ❤️ — that secret sauce that compels people to notice, remember, and engage with you. Forward this email to anyone who might be interested in weekly advice on branding, marketing, and the art of 💥making a little noise.💥

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100 Freebies | Let's Make Some Noise

This week I'm diving into why you should offer a freebie. Whether you market online or in person, nothing says "let's be friends," like free stuff. So check out these 100 freebie ideas. Also inside, find a link to my new YouTube Channel. Welcome to Let's Make Some Noise, my weekly newsletter with tips on branding, marketing and the 💥 art of making noise. 💥 This week, as promised, I'm introducing my newly revamped YouTube Channel. Previously it was a mish mosh of random videos (mostly of trips...
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Why Does it Matter? | Let's Make Some Noise

This week I'm helping you tackle the dreaded About Us profile. Too many people don't have one and I'm not quite sure why. If you're selling something, and yes having a business means you are, you NEED a bio. So read on for tips on how to create a profile that is uniquely you. Welcome to Let's Make Some Noise, my weekly newsletter with tips on branding, marketing and the art of 💥finding your voice. 💥 This week was a short one, but an incredibly productive one. Lots of one-on-one networking and...
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What is Branding? | How to Be Brilliant

This week I'm taking all-new look at the age-old question, What is Branding? If you've been struggling to figure out what your brand is and if you even need a branding strategy, this newsletter was written just for you. Hint: Yes, you need a brand, and we'll dive into the REAL reason why. Hey there Reader Welcome back to How to Be Brilliant, my weekly newsletter with tips on branding, marketing and the art of ️🔥 standing out ️🔥 This is going to be a short newsletter this week because so many...
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Your Map to Success | How to Be Brilliant

This week I'm giving you insider secrets to running a profitable business. Here's your own map to success, no payment, download or subscription needed. Don't mistake this for another easy, get-rich-quick scam. It will take work. And iteration. But it will work! Hey there Reader Welcome back to How to Be Brilliant, my weekly newsletter with tips on marketing, branding and the art of ️🔥 standing out ️🔥 It seems like everyone is teaching the secrets to success these days. Or more likely, my...
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Talking to Multiple Audience Segments | How to Be Brilliant

This week we're talking about how to approach multiple audience segments and the critical task of delivering the RIGHT message to the right audience. The free Audience Value Matrix will help get you started! Hey there Reader Welcome back to How to Be Brilliant, my weekly newsletter with tips on marketing, branding and the art of ️🔥 standing out ️🔥 Earlier this year, I was reading a brief at Oregon ArtsWatch, written by K.B. Dixon. It's been lurking at the back of my brain for a few months...
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How to Introduce Yourself | How to Be Brilliant

This week we're talking networking and how to nail your intro, whether you're attending a business meeting or chatting up a stranger at a coffee shop. You know what they say about making a great first impression! Hey there Reader Welcome back to How to Be Brilliant, my weekly newsletter with tips on marketing, branding and the art of ️🔥 standing out ️🔥. If you're in the Albuquerque area, you might be thinking, "Did I miss Spring?" It feels like we went from 40-degree weather to 100-degree...
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FRESH Brand: Time for a Website Tune Up? | How to Be Brilliant

This week we're talking Rabbit, Rabbit and diving into those little reg flags that can harm your website. If left unmanaged, they can significantly erode trust with your customers. Hey there Reader Welcome back to How to Be Brilliant, my weekly newsletter with tips on marketing, branding and the art of ️🔥 standing out ️🔥. This past week seemed to zip by and now we're facing the start of June. My oh my, summer is already here! And L. Lewis, if you're reading this newsletter, you know what that...
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Do Rules Kill Creativity? | How to Be Brilliant

Hey there Reader Welcome back to How to Be Brilliant, my weekly newsletter on marketing, branding and the art of standing out. I've been spending a lot of time thinking about inspiration lately and especially what it takes to get inspired. Zig When Others Zag Those who think a little bit differently, the weirdos, are often the people who inspire me the most. There are a lot of people parroting big truisms, and they might offer great lessons. But the coolest people are the ones who zig when...
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Why Is it So Hard to Promote Ourselves

Hey there Reader Welcome back to How to Be Brilliant, my weekly newsletter on marketing, branding and the art of standing out. This week, I'm diving into how much I love working with entrepreneurs. They've started their own businesses and they've often done so against tremendous odds. They've had to overcome monetary challenges, and sales and marketing challenges. They've often had to ignore advice from the people who are most important to them, but who told them not to chase their dreams in...
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