Our customers are our lives!
Without our customers, everything we’re doing falls flat. In the Expert Secrets book, Russell talks about how vital it is to build a movement. You want insanely passionate customers. You want people to be ready to do anything to work with you. But, that seems so much easier said than done when you’re starting out.
Most of us are genuinely desperate.
If someone crosses the threshold of our virtual business, we want to satisfy them. We have bills and overhead to take care of. We have families that we need to feed. We’ve got a mortgage or rent that comes calling. We don’t have time to be picky about who we work with. Money is the lifeline of our businesses.
Is building a following of passionate members of a community something you need stability for?
ClickFunnels has a huge announcement to make. We’re excited to have the chance to finally tell you guys the big news.
ClickFunnels has joined the Stripe Partner Program!
Most people today don’t know that only three percent of GDP is online. That’s why we’re excited to join the Stripe Partner Program to increase internet commerce and help companies start, develop, and grow their online businesses. Whether you have a coaching program, an ecommerce store, or you’re selling an info product, Stripe and ClickFunnels can help you.
By joining the program, our mutual customers will now benefit from the combination of ClickFunnels’ easy to build, drag and drop funnel building software with Stripe’s seamless payment platform.
ClickFunnels is dedicated to helping our customers build their own businesses and find financial freedom through the causes they’re interested in.
One of the biggest hindrances marketeers feels these days is understanding the psychology of the customers. No one can read minds and tell what the customer is thinking or feeling. In order to comprehend what your audience buys, you need to learn the social psychology of the purchaser and this is where Sales Funnel comes in.
What Is A Sales Funnel?
Sales what? Never heard of it before? Let us break it down for you before we strategize further. Sales funnel is a model that includes a series of phases where an individual becomes aware of your company to become a buyer to become a loyal customer. To make this happen, you clearly need to learn a thing or two about your targeted audience. Here is what you need to consider:
If you’ve spent any amount of time on the internet, then you’ve more than likely seen some of those videos that feature some hotshot walking around his Beverly Hills mansion and showing off his Lamborghinis.
They’ll usually tell you that all it takes for you to be successful is for you to step out of your comfort zone and “sign up for my program.”
Here’s a quick newsflash; even if the $5 million dollar mansion is actually theirs and the Lambo isn’t rented, they had to work incredibly hard to get to where they are. A multi-million dollar business doesn’t just build itself overnight. The odds will always be stacked against you, and you’re going to have to do a lot if you want to be successful.
We’re not saying this to discourage you,
The power of the press cannot be overstated. From the day that the first printing press published a noteworthy article, people were hooked. Here was something that they could look at to distract them from their daily toils. There was a reason for people to learn how to read, share their opinions, and entertain the entire world.
Fast-forward a few hundred years, and the age of the camera is taking over. Now, in addition to the printed word, photographs can show a New Yorker what life looks like in the middle of Hong Kong, China. A few decades later, and the world’s first television was created. Now, anybody who could afford a television had access to an endless stream of entertainment, news, entertainment, sports, and more. Also what else is crazy even a little bit further than a few decades e-learning software came to be which is electronic learning,
Whether you work in a B2C or B2B company, before making a move towards developing and placing digital ads on various channels, you must develop a viable ad strategy. A digital advertising strategy is regarded as a blueprint for how you will sell your services or products to consumers. But since your company will most likely have multiple audiences and products, you might need multiple digital advertising strategies as well. You should not fret, however, if this sounds like too much work. A majority of the digital advertising strategies will follow several common guidelines which we shall explore more in the coming sections. So with digital advertising, there is a company that you can market which is called Simply Thick.
Before you can embark on your advertising journey, you will need to scrutinize the current market so that you have a better understanding of its state.
With a turnaround in the economy last year and a push by the government for digitization and smart economy, job opportunities have opened up in many sectors.
A report by the Ministry of Manpower (MOM) on labor market performance in the third quarter of 2017 showed an overall improvement in job creation, absorption, retrenchment, and re-entry.
Some Of The Key Highlights of the Report Are:
- The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate came down from 3.3% to 3.2% on a sequential basis.
- The ratio of job vacancies to unemployed people improved.
- Retrenchments were lower.
- Six-month re-entry rate among retrenched residents increased to 66% during this quarter.
Greater demand for skilled labor and those with technical knowledge, necessary for transforming Singapore into a Smart Nation,
Dave Woodward was at the ClickFunnels semi-annual partner meeting and totally screwed up. He was explaining a critical concept and without any context or backstory ended up losing the attention of his partners. Russell Brunson came in to save the day by providing the backstory and context. The context brought things back around and unified the group. As embarrassing as this was for Dave it was a great lesson. A lesson he wants to make sure others do not have to learn on their own.
Tips and Tricks for You and Your Business:
- The importance of the backstory and context (2:00)
- The Rembrandt in the attic rule – how it applies to businesses (4:43)
“I get super excited about things, and forget to give people the backstory.”
The Avengers movies are some of the most popular viewed videos on iTunes right now. Super hero movies are guaranteed blockbusters. Everyone wants to relate to being super human. Dave Woodward reveals how you can find out your super powers. How you can use your super powers to create a mass movement of people. He also cautions you to be careful of your own Kryptonite and how you can make sure to defeat the villains every time.
Tips and Tricks for You and Your Business:
- The use of swag (3:39)
- Identifying your super power (5:30)
- Identifying your kryptonyte (11:55)
“Everyone relates to superheros.”
It’s important to learn about yourself as you grow as a person and entrepreneur.
In response to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which will be taking effect in the European Union on May 25th, 2018, ClickFunnels has updated our terms.
What is GDPR?
The European Union (EU) has taken a firm stance on personal data protection and privacy. In response, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has been created in an attempt to protect the fundamental right to privacy and protection to all citizens within the EU. Specifically, this new regulation affects any entity, which includes websites, that processes EU citizens’ personal data. This does not matter whether or not you are in the EU physically. So long as you have visitors coming to your site, you are responsible for being compliant with GDPR. This even includes your marketing campaigns. So long as EU citizens might be affected, you are required to be compliant.