Small Business Marketing

Reader Question: How Do You Expand And Grow When You’re Too Busy?

How Do I Expand And Grow?How Do I Expand And Grow?

Hello, most excellent readers!

Ask Me Anything week continues, with a question from Amy:

I’ve got Amy’s age-old question for you: How do you expand and grow when you’re too busy hustling Closest to Cash to make rent?

[When Amy says “Closest to Cash”, she’s referring to a concept we talked about in Emergency Turnaround Clinic, which I cannot even locate, let alone try and sell you.]

My answer is VERY simple.

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Reader Question: Why Do People Buy Art?

Why do people buy art?

Welcome to the next installment of Ask Me Anything week!

This question comes from the lovely Jessie:

Hi Naomi!

Thanks for the opportunity, here is my question :)

How do I create a marketing plan, if I can’t work out why customers are buying my product?

…Am a visual artist, have some sales which are growing. I can’t quite get my head around why they are buying though, and what concrete benefit it brings. Of course, I’m very happy that they are. I’d just like to be a little more pro-active with the sales :)

Here is my website if that helps! http://www.jessiedunlop.com

Look forward to hearing from you,
Jessie

Hi Jessie!

You ask a very interesting question, for a whole host of reasons.

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Reader Question: How To Be Funny Under Pressure

How To Be Funny Under Pressure

Hello, my lovelies!

Welcome to the first installment of Ask Me Anything week!

This question comes from Kimberly, who had a question about The 200% Branding Solution. (Interestingly, The 200% Branding Solution got the highest response of any email I’ve ever sent. Thanks, everybody!) So if you haven’t read it yet, go read it so you’ll know what we’re talking about. I made a collage, which alone is a good reason to take a look.

On with Kimberly’s question!

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