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Author Archives: Cat LeBlanc

(YBYR3) The Online Business Growth Ladder – Your Journey

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If you’ve discovered the online world recently and seen some pretty amazing success stories you may well be wondering how the hell these people did this. Am I right?

And if you’ve started already you probably wish you knew what the path ahead looks like and what kind of results you can expect when.

Knowing what to expect and really importantly where you are at in the journey can give you a sense of security and understanding of the landscape around you.

After all it’s not like entrepreneurship comes with a performance review every year and then the corresponding salary increase!

It can all feel like a bit of a mystery.

So let’s unpack this.

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(YBYR2) Which 3 Things Do You Need To Be A Successful Entrepreneur?

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There’s 3 different pieces of the puzzle that I want to share with you that are really important to you becoming a successful entrepreneur.

And these work together like gears, sometimes you’ll be using one, sometimes you’ll be using another. As you get momentum you’ll switch between them.

So we could go for a list of 20 things but that’s not our style here – we are distilling it down to 3.

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(YBYR1) Your Business, Your Rules – Where And How We Get To Make The Rules!

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Welcome to the very first episode of Your Business, Your Rules! I am excited that you are here with me and ready to dive into creating or growing your online business.

In this podcast I’m going to be making sense of and exploring what works in online entrepreneurship and what doesn’t so you don’t have to learn the lessons the hard way and can get to where you want to be faster.

All with a promise of no BS, no scammyness, and no dodgy one hit wonders. This is all about building a sustainable, ethical online business.

Which won’t happen overnight but it can happen surprisingly quickly when you focus on the right things.

Because after all what we really want is to get you away from the boring commute and drudge work to being to a place of doing fulfilling work where you get to decide who you work with, how you work with them, how much you get paid and essentially you make the rules.

Woo hoo

So let’s settle in and get into our first topic:

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Let’s Get Real – What Does It Take To Start Your Own Business?

Business is a self-development journey, there is no doubt about it.

The story of your business is so closely related to your personal development. To your life. Where you are in your life, what you want from your life.

Not just your career.

I’ve started to notice that many people who are considering starting their own business aren’t really aware of what that takes in terms of pushing your personal, emotional and psychological boundaries.

I get it, it’s hard to know what to expect from the start.

So let’s explore this. What does it actually take to start your own business?

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How Important Is Visibility?

“I need to be more visible! I need to be on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, Pinterest, YouTube, Tumblr, Instagram, what? You aren’t on Snapchat yet? Fail! Absolute fail!”


…says the voice inside our heads.

 

Sound familiar? At the beginning of my business I certainly had moments of panic about all the social media options and what to do about online visibility.

That is until I realised what is actually important.

So let’s dive in to what is important to see just how visible we need to be.

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