Developed by Sir John Whitmore in the 1980s, the GROW model has been essential to countless business coaches around the world, and today we’re going to use it as a framework for blogging success.
Goal – What does success look like for you?
Setting a goal seems like a basic thing...
Do you want to improve your game as a blogger?
I know, silly question.
Well, in that case, there’s some good news. Well, about 50 of them.
Fifty ways that will help you become a better blogger.
1. Set a schedule for release.
Keep in mind that it has to be realistic. If you only post once a week, fantastic....
The most common question I get asked by fellow bloggers is, “How do I get more readers?”
Honestly, I’d like to tell you that building a community around your blog is as simple as writing great content, but the bitter truth is that growing a blog, especially in the years to come, will be a bit more nuanced than that....
At least once a year someone out there publishes a long article announcing the imminent demise of the blog. More bloggers than ever are giving up, content saturation is alienating a lot of readers, and the rise in popularity of different mediums will be the final nail in the coffin.
It’s always been like this.
Out of all...
Alexander the Great was a supremely talented battle tactician. Yet, his often convoluted strategies were used only to mask a simple endgame. He deployed his significantly smaller army in a way that would allow him and his best cavalry to break through the enemy’s battle formations and try to capture or kill the Persian emperor.
A SWOT analysis is a strategic technique used by many businesses and organizations to identify strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats, and develop a proper course of action.
Though primarily used during the initial stages of a business, I believe a SWOT analysis is such a simple and straightforward tool, that we can use...
Figuring out what to blog about is one of the most difficult parts of starting a blog – it seems almost impossible to stick to a few topics.
Also, how do you stand out from the crowd anymore?
Whatever topic you choose to blog about, there are at least a thousand or so blogs that are already dominating that niche.
Or maybe that’s...
What is the secret ingredient to success as a blogger? Is it inspiration? Motivation? Is it the ability to treat blogging as an art or as a business?
The answer is simple. The secret ingredient is strategy.
What are the strategies you deploy to reach your goals, both in terms of audience and engagement and also income?