Category: Sassy Strategist Podcast

July 30, 2019 Kim Dawson

Does this sound like you? You’ve got client information located in multiple documents and spreadsheets. You’re sending PDFs through email and asking for handwritten signatures. You’re losing business because you aren’t following up with your leads. You know you need better software, systems, and automations in place, but you don’t even know where to begin….

July 16, 2019 Kim Dawson

Business owners often talk about time management, but few think they have the time to implement a system that works, or even know where to begin. What we do know is we are stressed, have never-ending to-do lists, and have trouble focusing on what needs to get done in order to achieve our goals.  In…

June 7, 2019 Kim Dawson

You’ve heard that personal brands are the way to go if you want to build a thriving online business. But what does that even mean? And how do you present that personal brand online if you’re introverted and reluctant to put yourself out there? In this episode of The Sassy Strategist, brand photographer Melissa Henry…

April 10, 2019 Kim Dawson

  Relationships are a necessary part of business growth because your content is only going to take you so far. Yes, content is important and yes, so is SEO. But people want to buy from people in our micro economy–not from logos and brands. In this episode of The Sassy Strategist, I’m talking to Abby…

March 12, 2019 Kim Dawson

Do you struggle saying “no” in your business? Whether it’s saying no to potential clients you don’t want to work with, or so-called “opportunities” that are more hassle than they’re worth, learn four effective strategies for saying “no”, and start saying “yes” to spending your time and business efforts, how you see fit. Be sure…

February 15, 2019 Kim Dawson

You need to stand out on Google if you want your business to get noticed online. Find out the business strategy behind being SEO-friendly. You need search engine optimization (SEO) so that Google can find you. I’m talking to Meg Clarke of Clapping Dog Media this week on The Sassy Strategist, and she’s sharing her…

January 30, 2019 Kim Dawson

When service-based business owners want to grow but they’ve maxed out the amount of time they can spend on their businesses, they look to scale their business. One way to do that is to build an app that offers a perk for their client base–or saves the business owner time or money. This week on…

January 14, 2019 Kim Dawson

Is writing a book on your 2019 bucket list? A lot of small business owners are using books to help market their businesses. It’s a great product to use as proof that you know your stuff and to use as a back-table sale at the end of an in-person speaking gig. But it’s a much…

December 26, 2018 Abby Herman

Pricing. It’s one of the most-talked about topics in small business. You don’t want to charge too much, for fear that you’ll scare prospective clients away. You don’t want to charge too little because you won’t be profitable. It’s time to take the emotion and stress away from pricing and to start thinking about it…