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The Gayla Scrivener Show is created specifically for the small business owner who thinks BIG. Being a solopreneur is rewarding, but certainly not without its challenges. Being small doesn't mean that our impact, our reach, nor our profits should be small. I'm Gayla Scrivener, owner of Scrivener Solutions a virtual assistant company helping small business owners accomplish more. I created my business to enjoy a work from anywhere lifestyle. I hope this show will create a community where we sh ...
 
This show is just for you if you would love to have the freedom of working from anywhere and love to travel. In this weekly show, we will share stories about our travels. We will also share tips and advice about our work from anywhere lifestyle. It’s our hope that you'll get some cool ideas and be inspired. Our goal is to have the flexibility to travel when we want, for as long as we want, and to work from practically anywhere. So, in 2011, we downsized and started living full-time in our RV ...
 
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Fran Groesbeck had taken her over 29 year of housewares industry experience and took the leap into becoming her own boss. She pushed through her fears of leaving a steady paycheck to create the business and lifestyle that had been living in her dreams. She uses her experience that includes product development, sourcing, manufacturing, and retail ma…
 
There are many great reasons to start a podcast, five of which are... People are listening. Make a more personal connection with audience. You position yourself as an expert in your niche. Build your network. Potential to make money. The first and foremost thing you need to do before you start your podcast is to really evaluate your why. Although t…
 
When it comes to recording and producing a podcast, there is a certain amount of gear you need. In this episode, I bring my sound engineer (and hubby), Robert Scrivener to the show as we talk about the equipment I use to record this show. The basics are: Microphone Headphones Recording Device Editing Software Below are links to the gear we mention …
 
I remember vividly the day that I made the decision to become a podcaster. It was the day that I was casually talking with Cliff Ravenscraft at a conference and he pushed me over the edge(in a good way). He motivated me to take the plunge and do it. Was it easy peasy? I’d have to say... no. Was it worth it? ABSOLUTELY. In this episode, I share my t…
 
We’ve all heard of S.M.A.R.T. goals. S for Specific. M for measurable. A for attainable. R for relevant. T for Time-based. In this episode, Marshall Townsend II joins me as we dive into talking about the right way in setting goals. I was a bit surprised at first with his take on the S.M.A.R.T. goal concept. S.M.A.R.T. goals have been drilled into u…
 
Chances are, you probably already know that you should be growing your email list. If not, then, I'm telling you, you should be growing your email list. There are many elements when it comes to content marketing but growing your email list should be your top priority. Each contact should be treated like gold. In this episode, I share practical and …
 
In this episode, I have a conversation with Dr. Sheila Cornea. Sheila believes that everyone was created to make a unique contribution in this world. With a little bit of guts and a whole lot of tenacity, every dreamer can become a difference-maker. Her practical wisdom has made her a sought-after speaker, online educator, and leadership consultant…
 
Company branded email is a detail that shouldn't be overlooked when you are starting your own small business. Yet, it often is! No matter what stage you are in your business, if you are using a free email account (like gmail, yahoo, msn, etc.) it's time to STOP! This detail matters. In this episode, I share an experience I had that really left a ne…
 
Pricing expert, Paul Klein of the Pricing is Positioning Podcast joins me this week to discuss how knowledge-based businesses should be pricing their services. If you struggle with being stuck in the antiquated hourly rate modeland feeling like you’re never getting ahead, then this is most definitely the episode for you. Paul is a business consulta…
 
Let's face it. Consistently creating content is not easy. It takes commitment. It takes time. It takes work. And sometimes it can be an uncomfortable process. Uncomfortable because there seems to be that looming deadline over your head and you're busy and unsure what to write or record. Listen as I share why sometimes it may be necessary to take a …
 
Chances are, if you made any New Year’s resolutions at all, at least one of them has to do with improving your finances. Often, we resolve that we are going to make a change, only to find ourselves discouraged at our progress. That’s why I invited Founder and CEO of Freedom Financial Group, Marissa Nehlsen to share ways to jumpstart our 2021 financ…
 
In my role as creative director, coach, and mentor in our content marketing agency, I know this to be true... no two clients are exactly the same. Their viewpoints, their goals, their perspectives, their missions are individual. All, however, see the benefit of making sure to use the opportunities of communication through online means to extend the…
 
The new year has kicked off and one of the most popular resolutions revolves around living a healthier life. Whether it's starting a new diet, vowing to eat more leafy greens, or getting to the gym more often to get in shape, most of us have great intentions to make this year's health resolutions stick. We start with enthusiasm, then after a few we…
 
What is your game-plan for 2021? Most certainly 2020 was interesting. It was an exceedingly difficult time for many. For others, it was a time of growth and discovery. Undoubtedly, all the changes and health concerns had all of us pushed out of our comfort zones. Although things don't magically change when the new year rings in. Of course, the effe…
 
High-performance business mentor, podcaster, and author, Paul Higgins to joins me for today’s episode. I met Paul through LinkedIn. You know how sometimes you’ll get these weird connection requests and then when you accept them, you seem to get spammed with hard core sales messaging? It makes you a little leery in accepting connections out of the b…
 
Before ringing in the new year, it’s a good idea to check a few systems that you already have in place in areas where we tend to "set it and forget it." Sometimes these little forgotten details either no longer work or need updated. In this episode, I share 5 details you should quickly check: 1. Voice Message 2. Email Settings on All Devices 3. Soc…
 
You may have heard the saying “Numbers don’t lie” but if that’s true, why do so many entrepreneurs avoid them? Jim Adams believes that in order to effectively drive your business from stuck to really enjoying your business. He believes you must know your numbers to actually see what’s out in front of you. He’s helped hundreds of small and family ow…
 
Life’s an Adventure Waiting to be Discovered Nine years ago, when my husband, Robert, and I downsized by having a huge garage sale and moved into our 38-foot motor home, I think that's when we decided that life is an adventure, and we were ready to discover it. We started our new identity by pursuing our work from anywhere lifestyle. We've made a l…
 
Many people are intimidated and frustrated by trying to bring their personal brand to life through social media, live events, and public relations. If that’s you, then you’re really going to love this episode. I’ve asked Lauren V. Davisto the show as she shares her experience in growing not only her brick and mortar business but also her online mar…
 
The season of Thanksgiving has us thinking about what we are grateful for. Practicing gratitude is a good idea any time of the year. The more you practice it, the better you feel, and the likelihood of better things come your way. I take it for granted that I'm naturally a person who appreciates many things and tries to find the good in any situati…
 
Autumn is an award-winning and bestselling author in fantasy, epic fantasy, and war with twenty books and counting currently published. She loves helping fellow writers with coaching, onlinecourses, and the Am Writing Fantasy podcast and website at www.AmWritingFantasy.com while creating book covers and other author services at A Raven Design. She …
 
Has the year we call “2020” turned your world upside-down? All the big plans you set for yourself at the end of 2019 were thrown out the window! As the end of the year draws near, it’s time to make plans for next year. But next year is uncertain. With all the weirdness of 2020, many have told me that they are quite unsure as to how to plan for the …
 
Teamwork is essential to any business. Whether you have a small or large team, how your team works together as well as how you lead your team has a lot to do with the success of your business. As a coach, consultant, or small service-based business owner, when it’s time to scale your business, it can be a daunting thought to hire full-time employee…
 
In a time where, as online solopreneurs, we pressure ourselves to have the highest number of followers, a huge email list, tons of subscribers, there's little emphasis on the importance of ONE. There’s a tendency to compare ourselves with our online mentors. We see their lists of thousands and hundreds of thousands of followers. The problem with th…
 
Duane Zingale joins me in today’s show. I met Duane several months ago through some mutual colleagues. We immediately connected as we both do similar things for our client. Similar, yet a little different. We both very much believe in relationship-based marketing and we both tend to get distracted by the cool tech stuff out there to improve process…
 
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