How to Build A Creative Business that Stands Out If you are a creative solopreneur, side hustler or small business owner, you will love this interview with the Ace of Cakes, Duff Goldman. He explains how he grew his pastry chef business into Charm City Cakes and eventually landed his show with Food Network.  In […]

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How to Build A Business Around Creating Fun Content Want to make a living making funny YouTube videos or inspirational livestreams? Are you a writer, speaker, vlogger, comedian, or a content marketer? Are you a mompreneur? Then you will love this episode, it’s a fun one!  If you enjoyed this episode, be sure to let […]

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How to Build A Unique Career Combining Multiple Interests I love Gail’s story because it starts like many of us – post college, with a degree she didn’t want to use, thinking how can I make a career out of what I love? Which for Simmons was eating, cooking and writing! This was before food […]

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How to Build A Successful Personal Platform, Fast! Listen up guys – Jasmine Star went from getting her first camera for Christmas to named one of the Top 10 Wedding Photographers in the World in JUST FOUR YEARS. There is so much we can learn from her about building both your craft and your brand […]

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Thoughts from My Interview Gary Vaynerchuk It’s fitting that my first post on Medium highlights a lesson I’m learning from Gary Vaynerchuk, Medium investor and advocate. For one thing, he told me to market my show using Medium, and when Gary tells you to use a certain marketing tactic, you do it. After all, this […]

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How to Create Your Own Opportunities & Maximize Them Todd Herman is the coach behind many successful people you know, from Olympians, to Fortune 100 businesses to government agencies, and even my past guests Melanie Dunan, Kimra Luna and Amy Porterfield! I was so psyched to meet him in person and  Learn more about Todd & The […]

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To grow your audience – and fill it with raving fans who love you and love what you’ve built – do the following: serve well, over deliver, add crazy value, love them, solve their problems with your gifts/ products/services/knowledge, be authentic, be honest, and focus on the followers you currently have (rather than always chasing […]

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As I mentioned earlier in this issue, Q1 of 2017 was not the best for myself or the dream I’m building here at The Pursuit. I can go into why in the future, but today, I want to tell you an important reminder. If you are feeling depressed, burnt out, crusty, bitter – WHICH HAPPENS […]

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The following tactics only work if you have a firm foundation: knowing your audience, serving him or her well, solving their problems, having a clear mission and message, standing out from competitors or others in your industry, etc. Beyond those big picture ideas, here are some boots-on-the-ground exercises for you: HAVE A WEEKLY STAPLE Content […]

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“Start each day with a grateful heart.” We’ve all heard it. Intellectually, we know it makes sense. Gratitude changes everything. It helps us see things differently. It helps us appreciate where we are. It allows us to be present in the moment. But how often do we really practice it? How often do we make […]

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