"Sounds like a good idea to me too Jane. I'll check out the Purple Cow as well. Like you I'm struggling to find my USP as well. I guess it could be as simple as my personality which is a refreshing and actually freeing thought so thanks for…"
Anna, you're correct on both fronts!
1) There aren't any dumb questions on 48Days.net. I've been so grateful that everyone truly does seem to be here to help each other. :)
2) Finding my "Unique Selling…"
"Hi Sean, not dumb at all. :) USP is unique selling proposition, or simply put, what sets you apart from everybody else doing the same thing.
To my understanding it doesn't have to be something earth shattering, and it could be as simple as your…"
Don't be dissuaded by all the experts in your field. They are solid proof there is a market of persistent need/demand. You are on the right path, just need to redirect some of that market into your funnel. You'll find a good portion…"
"Hi, Rich. Thanks for the input. It sounds like you've got some good plans. I never thought about the YMCA. Smart!
Let us know if the bank sponsors you! Some congratulations will be in order! :)
Keep us posted…"
"I'm launching my first class in my church next month, so I don't have any experience doing it outside the church yet. But I'm planning on reaching out to our local YMCA (with 5 or 6 locations in our city) and Salvation Army Kroc…"
"Hi Jane,Thank you for adding me as your friend.What have been some of your favorite finds here on the site? You are invited to join us in finding your voice and get in the conversation.The next issue of our newsletter will be out in a few days. 4…"
"Hi, Sheryl. Thanks for jumping in on this topic.
The Chamber is a good idea. That was one of the places I had considered.
I will look at Sections IV & V some more to see how they'd fit into my passion.
Your coaching offer is…"
"Hi Jane, Just saw this post and here is what I am doing. I joined my local Chamber because I can use the meeting room for free. They are advertising & putting my event on their calendar. Typically I will charge $348 for a 6 week seminar, but…"
"I love this discussion on using 48days materials outside the church setting. Randy, I like the idea of offering the Rudder book for free; however, since its in the kit if it is left in the kit it could help "spark" some…"
"This is a good perspective, Leta. I've been trying to get an answer to these questions before I approached a secular group to offer this, but I'm starting to think that this may not be the best approach. I'm the kind of person who…"
I'm sending you a friend request. Let's encourage each other. When I did the Financial Peace class. I had actually "forgotten" truly how much scripture was in the class. So....during the first…"
"That's an interesting idea. I am hoping to do a preview class beforehand, so everyone would know what to expect.
I am wondering if my church will let me rent a classroom from them. I don't know of anyone ever holding…"
"I am planning on using the 48days curriculum in our community schools program. I have already facilitated the Financial Peace class in the community setting and in every lesson of course there is reference to scripture etc. No one said…"
I wanted to send a quick welcome to the Write it Forward, Real Success and Profit for Writers group. We're glad you're here!
The group's discussion forum is packed with ideas, and is great place to get feedback on your work, ideas and questions. Jump into the conversations and let us know how we can help you reach your writing goals.
Welcome Jane! What an inspirational message you have. I too am changing direction in my life AND loving it. I think you will find 48days are great place to network and develop support for your career. May I recommend some groups that I participate in: Speak It Forward, Write It Forward and a new group that I recently started, A Called Woman. Blessings and Best Wishes
I try to take time each week to welcome new members to 48Days.Net. So, let me say "welcome" to you! I know you will find this to be a great site filled with people who are experiencing true success in both life and work.
Also, I'd like to point out that one of the best places to connect with other liked-minded people here is in the GROUPS section. There are groups for just about every interest you can think of, and if you can't find a group that interests you, you can start one. Groups are my favorite part of 48Days.Net!
Finally, if you happen to be a speaker or author (or want to become either), check out these two groups. They are two of the most popular groups on the site because of all the great conversation taking place: