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    No More ICA: How to Define Your Ideal Customer Group

    No More ICA: How to Define Your Ideal Customer Group

    Ideal Customer Avatar (ICA) is a phrase that’s been used in marketing seemingly forever. Sometimes it’s replaced with buyer persona, marketing persona, or customer profile, but it all comes down to one essential idea; Who is your perfect customer? There are a number...

    Content Pillars: What Are They and How Do You Identify Them?

    Content Pillars: What Are They and How Do You Identify Them?

    When content marketing is part of your business strategy, it’s important that you stay focused on the ideas, resources, and processes that are going to be most relevant (and helpful) to your audience. That’s also what will be most helpful in growing your influence and...

    Evergreen vs Seasonal Content: What’s the Difference?

    Evergreen vs Seasonal Content: What’s the Difference?

    Buzzwords abound in every profession - “rigor,” “differentiation,” or “backward design.” anyone? - and content creation is no different. You may have heard people say you need to have both “evergreen” and “seasonal” content on your blog, podcast, or video channel, but...

    5 Myths About Content Marketing That are Keeping You Stuck

    5 Myths About Content Marketing That are Keeping You Stuck

    There are people who will tell you that blogs are dead. There are others who will say podcasts are just for nerds and YouTube is just for Justin Bieber wannabes and kids who play Minecraft while people watch. And those people would be wrong. Content marketing -...

    11 Ways to Find Inspiration for Your Blog, Podcast, or Video Show

    11 Ways to Find Inspiration for Your Blog, Podcast, or Video Show

    It’s all well and good to know that you’ve got to produce quality content for your blog, podcast, or video show, but what should you create?  Whether you’re just getting started or you’ve been creating content for years, coming up with ideas can be a feast or famine....

    7 Ways to Monetize a Blog, Podcast, or Video Show

    7 Ways to Monetize a Blog, Podcast, or Video Show

    There are a number of ways that content creators can monetize the content you create for your blog, podcast, or video show. Which ones you use will depend upon your business model and goals, so don’t feel like you need to do everything. Ads Probably the first thing...

    9 Content Marketing Mistakes That Will Slow Your Side Hustle Growth

    9 Content Marketing Mistakes That Will Slow Your Side Hustle Growth

    Content marketing, using a blog, podcast, or video show to attract customers, is one of the best ways to grow your audience, build your business, and make more money.  But, like most other things, there’s a right way and a wrong way to use content as a marketing tool....

    8 Reasons Great Content is Essential to Your Side Hustle

    8 Reasons Great Content is Essential to Your Side Hustle

    Do any research on how to grow a business - in any industry - and you’ll find lots of people telling you that you need to create content in some form.  But creating content takes time, and you’re a busy teacher, so is it reeeeeeeally that important? In a word, yes....

    10 Types of Emails You Can Send Your List

    10 Types of Emails You Can Send Your List

    The other day a member of the Side Hustle Teachers Facebook group sent me a message. She said she knew she needed to build an email list, but she had no idea what she’d send to people once she had their email address. This is a very common worry about starting an...

    [Teacher Feature] Heather Cacioppo, Teacherpreneur

    [Teacher Feature] Heather Cacioppo, Teacherpreneur

    Today’s Featured Teacher: Heather Cacioppo, Teacherpreneur Heather has been a special education teacher in the Chicagoland area for 7 years. She has a passion for teaching students and recently found a desire to support teachers that are struggling to stay afloat....

    [Teacher Feature] Caryl Pawlusiak, Network Marketer

    [Teacher Feature] Caryl Pawlusiak, Network Marketer

    Today’s Featured Teacher: Caryl Pawlusiak, Network Marketer Caryl Pawlusiak is an elementary teacher of 18 years who knew nothing about skincare when she took the plunge to become a personal shopper for Rodan+Fields. Putting her skills at following a lesson plan to...