1 Jun 2015

Rank Yourself

Rank Yourself

This is the fourth assignment in Seth Godin’s Freelancer Course, asking you to honestly rank yourself in your business. I’m setting the bar high, comparing myself to not just to industry leaders but also to my ideal positioning. Reputation: My reputation is probably not so great right now. Not because I’m doing bad work, or […]

28 May 2015

10 things I provide in addition to the service you hired me for

10 things I provide in addition to the service you hired me for

The third assignment in Seth Godin’s Freelancer course asks students to define 10 things their clients receive beyond the service they are hiring for. You’ll get someone who is punctual and has respect for your time. You’ll get someone very easy to work with! You’ll get someone who sees not only with his eyes, but also with […]

21 May 2015

What do you provide?

This is the second homework assignment from Seth Godin’s Freelancer Course. What do people buy when they buy something from you?  They buy guidance from someone who has been down that road before. They buy peace of mind from someone they can trust to take care of it on time, every time. They buy solutions to […]

20 May 2015

Who are you?

What follows are questions (and my answers) from Seth Godin’s Freelancer Course, which I am currently enrolled in through Udemy. Got a startup project in mind for yourself? Answer these questions to help get your head focused and setup for success. What do you want to do?  In terms of generalities: I want to be the […]

19 May 2015

Zig Ziglar’s Daily Affirmations

This seems like an appropriate first post. I love listening to Ziglar’s audiobooks and podcasts — he’s such a character. Sure he’s a little self-help-y, but his enthusiasm, sense of humor, and pure humanity make his material worth checking out. I’m going to try saying these affirmations in the mirror for 30 days and see […]