NTR 10: Speaker & Author Fred Miller


If anyone ever asked me to make a top 5 reasons why I think my business is so successful, I’d put public speaking in the number one spot.  I truly believe it is the biggest reason why Red Canoe Media thrives.  And a lot of that is thanks to today’s guest Fred Miller.  Fred wrote […]

NTR 9: Web Marketing Expert Caren Libby


Listen, if you need a website, you need Caren Libby.  Her expertise and years of work in various fields have given her a special appreciation for small businesses and their struggles with marketing.  Caren has a terrific background and unique way of helping business owners find out just what pieces of the marketing puzzle […]

Which of My Marketing Channels are Working?

I often get questions from clients about their various marketing methods, wondering if they’re really working.  A big one, for instance, is Yellow Pages.  Their sales people are pretty slick at sales, but can crumble quickly under any sort of questioning related to their claims.  Instead of just believing their hype, use your data to back up their claims or call their bluff.
Setting the Scene
First, set up a goal in Analytics that’s specifically for tracking what you consider to be a conversion.  Typically this means someone filled out a form on your website and ended up on a Thank You Page.  If that’s the case, then simply tracking how many people end up on that page would give you your amount of conversions/leads. […]

NTR 8: Financial Wellness Expert & Podcast Host Steve Stewart


I’m just going to jump right out and say it – podcasting is fun. If you’re looking for new (and, ahem – fun) ways to grow and promote your business, you may just want to check out the craze which is podcasting.  Today’s guest is no stranger to that craze – going on his […]

NTR7: Founder of LinkedSelling and Webinarli Josh Turner


If you’re looking for a different way to promote your business, especially if you’re in a B2B type of company, a webinar series may be just what you need. Webinars allow you to share your expertise, sell your products and gain new leads.  Today’s guest Josh Turner, owner of Webinarli, shares some great insight […]

NTR6: Marketing Expert Steve Smart


When it comes to marketing, a lot of business owners shoot from the hip – they don’t really have a solid plan in place. This week’s guest Steve Smart is an expert at taking businesses (and business owners) and building a plan that methodically attacks marketing from many angles. He asks great questions and has some awesome systems that you’ll really enjoy learning about.