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Why I’m Quitting Full-Time Entrepreneurship and Getting a “Real Job”

Things have changed drastically over the last few weeks. Those in my community have probably noticed that I haven’t been as present as I normally am, and I’ve missed them dearly. I realized that what was causing the separation was my lack of vulnerability and explaining what’s going on in my life, so now the

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Top 5 SEO Tips

Ever feel overwhelmed by the whole concept of SEO? Not sure how to demystify it all and go about ranking on Google without spending a fortune? It’s possible – I promise! The beauty of being ranked like this is that it gives you FREE organic traffic so you’re not paying for it with ads. I’m often

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Top 3 Myths About Email Marketing

There are a lot of wrong assumptions out there about email marketing and it’s easily one of the most misunderstood online marketing mediums. It’s not uncommon for entrepreneurs to tell me how much they dislike email marketing or that they refuse to use it… And I simply tell them they’re missing out on an incredible

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Top 3 Myths About Email Marketing

There are a lot of wrong assumptions out there about email marketing and it’s easily one of the most misunderstood online marketing mediums. It’s not uncommon for entrepreneurs to tell me how much they dislike email marketing or that they refuse to use it… And I simply tell them they’re missing out on an incredible

marketing relationship

Marketing Is Dead. The New Way Is Called “Relationships.”

Marketing is not getting harder and harder. It’s actually getting easier and easier. The problem is that many business owners try to do marketing in a way that worked well 60 years ago, but doesn’t work at all today. Why has marketing changed so much? What is this new, simpler way to market your business

not creating content

Why You’re Not Creating Content

As a marketing coach, I speak with all kinds of business owners. I can’t tell you how often I hear them say, “I just don’t have enough time to write blog articles or post consistently on my social media account.” I know we’re all busy and we lead very involved lives, but I think there’s

The #1 Thing Stopping You From Digital Marketing Success

When I first started talking with business owners about their biggest challenges with online marketing, the answers surprised me. I expected to hear confusion surrounding technology, or things changing too quickly. And what’s with all of those marketing acronyms? I expected to hear lack of budgets or lack of time. But that’s not what I

better facebook ads

3 Tips for Better Facebook Ads

Since it’s the New Year, many people have the goal to begin their first Facebook ads campaign to promote their business. That’s a great idea because Facebook has access to arguably the most advanced data on the widest pool of users ever. It’s amazing! However, all that power comes with a lot of options and they

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How to Market Your Business During the Holiday Season

There’s no denying that the holiday season is a busy time for many businesses – especially if you’re in the food, hospitality or retail industries! It’s a great time to recoup lost costs and for many business owners, plays a huge role in their overall revenue for the year. There are several ways businesses attempt

Entrepreneurship

Why I’m Quitting Full-Time Entrepreneurship and Getting a “Real Job”

Things have changed drastically over the last few weeks. Those in my community have probably noticed that I haven’t been as present as I normally am, and I’ve missed them dearly. I realized that what was causing the separation was my lack of vulnerability and explaining what’s going on in my life, so now the

9 Tips for Mastermind Success

For the first year I was in business, I led what’s called a business mastermind. A mastermind is a group of business owners who get together on a regular basis, usually once a week or once every 2 weeks, to help one another with their businesses.  We held meetings across multiple countries over Skype every

marketing relationship

Marketing Is Dead. The New Way Is Called “Relationships.”

Marketing is not getting harder and harder. It’s actually getting easier and easier. The problem is that many business owners try to do marketing in a way that worked well 60 years ago, but doesn’t work at all today. Why has marketing changed so much? What is this new, simpler way to market your business

Hiring: Social Media Intern

AnnaWickham.com is looking for a part-time remote social media specialist and assistant located in Oklahoma City to help support our talented existing social media team. We have extensive training materials for new hires, plus the existing team will give you everything you need in order to succeed. We’re looking for someone who wants to learn a

sell product service

What Are You Really Selling?

One of the biggest mistakes that we business owners make is believing we sell products and services. The problem with products and services is that we can live without them… and that may be what you’re finding as you try to market your own product or service. What we need, instead, is something that people

Travel

6 Signs You’re Experiencing Reverse Culture Shock in America

After spending 14 months in Southeast Asia, I am back in the US for the holidays. When you’ve spent a lot of time on your own, it feels amazing to be back with those whom you really care about. It’s also great to be back in the US at Christmastime, a pretty magical time and

Travel apps, websites

The Short List: Apps and Sites to Jumpstart Your Travel Plans

When planning a trip somewhere new, it doesn’t take long to realize you might need a little help getting everything ready before you leave. Whether you’re looking for reasonably priced accommodation, a stellar list-maker, or ideas for what to do, I’ve got you covered. This week, I’ve rounded up a few of the most useful

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11 Female Travelers Who Inspire

Ever since I was a little girl, I knew I wanted to see everything – literally everything – the world had to offer. My family traveled to Lithuania for a few weeks in 1996 and that was the turning point. The first moment I walked inside a medieval castle and hopped along the cobblestoned streets

Paris cafe night

The Sixth Sense of Place

Do you ever close your eyes and feel yourself going back in time to places you’ve been in the past? It’s not as if you’re reliving memories or simply daydreaming about a place. It’s far more tangible than that. When you close your eyes, you can see every detail. I call it the sixth sense

A Complete Guide to Health Insurance for Digital Nomads

(See my disclaimer before reading) When you live in your home country, you have traditional health insurance. When you travel abroad for a few weeks or a few months, you get travel insurance. If you move to another country, you get health insurance in that country. But what if you’re a digital nomad, and you

Is It Really Possible to Travel and Work at the Same Time?

The last month has been a whirlwind. Here’s where I’ve been hanging around: As you may or may not know, I tend to work a lot. A LOT. It’s hard enough to get me to take a day in another part of the city of Saigon, much less get me to leave the country! Don’t

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Why I’m Quitting Full-Time Entrepreneurship and Getting a “Real Job”

Things have changed drastically over the last few weeks. Those in my community have probably noticed that I haven’t been as present as I normally am, and I’ve missed them dearly. I realized that what was causing the separation was my lack of vulnerability and explaining what’s going on in my life, so now the

seo tips

Top 5 SEO Tips

Ever feel overwhelmed by the whole concept of SEO? Not sure how to demystify it all and go about ranking on Google without spending a fortune? It’s possible – I promise! The beauty of being ranked like this is that it gives you FREE organic traffic so you’re not paying for it with ads. I’m often

email marketing

Top 3 Myths About Email Marketing

There are a lot of wrong assumptions out there about email marketing and it’s easily one of the most misunderstood online marketing mediums. It’s not uncommon for entrepreneurs to tell me how much they dislike email marketing or that they refuse to use it… And I simply tell them they’re missing out on an incredible

9 Tips for Mastermind Success

For the first year I was in business, I led what’s called a business mastermind. A mastermind is a group of business owners who get together on a regular basis, usually once a week or once every 2 weeks, to help one another with their businesses.  We held meetings across multiple countries over Skype every

marketing relationship

Marketing Is Dead. The New Way Is Called “Relationships.”

Marketing is not getting harder and harder. It’s actually getting easier and easier. The problem is that many business owners try to do marketing in a way that worked well 60 years ago, but doesn’t work at all today. Why has marketing changed so much? What is this new, simpler way to market your business

Hiring: Social Media Intern

AnnaWickham.com is looking for a part-time remote social media specialist and assistant located in Oklahoma City to help support our talented existing social media team. We have extensive training materials for new hires, plus the existing team will give you everything you need in order to succeed. We’re looking for someone who wants to learn a

social media business

How to Choose the Right Social Media Network for Your Business

Social media is a big part of our lives. Not only do we use it personally, it plays a major role in how we run our businesses. One of the most common questions I am asked by business owners is how to determine the right social media channel (or channels) for their business. The answer

sell product service

What Are You Really Selling?

One of the biggest mistakes that we business owners make is believing we sell products and services. The problem with products and services is that we can live without them… and that may be what you’re finding as you try to market your own product or service. What we need, instead, is something that people

not creating content

Why You’re Not Creating Content

As a marketing coach, I speak with all kinds of business owners. I can’t tell you how often I hear them say, “I just don’t have enough time to write blog articles or post consistently on my social media account.” I know we’re all busy and we lead very involved lives, but I think there’s

The #1 Thing Stopping You From Digital Marketing Success

When I first started talking with business owners about their biggest challenges with online marketing, the answers surprised me. I expected to hear confusion surrounding technology, or things changing too quickly. And what’s with all of those marketing acronyms? I expected to hear lack of budgets or lack of time. But that’s not what I

better facebook ads

3 Tips for Better Facebook Ads

Since it’s the New Year, many people have the goal to begin their first Facebook ads campaign to promote their business. That’s a great idea because Facebook has access to arguably the most advanced data on the widest pool of users ever. It’s amazing! However, all that power comes with a lot of options and they

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