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Ep 32: Three Sleazy Sales Tactics to Avoid And What To Do Instead

by Kristin Korn

We’ve all been pressured to purchase a product… whether it be a pair of jeans or a new car. And by going through that sleazy buying process we can assume all sales careers mean you need to act that way to make a sale… But that couldn’t be further from the truth.

So today I want to share with you three sleazy sales tactics to avoid and what to do instead. And these tactics pop up whether you are in direct sales, a brick a mortar store, or an online-based business. You’ve seen them all and possibly even done them yourself. By understanding what to do instead you’ll know how to create a win-win for you and your prospective buyer.

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Ep 31: The Emotional Effects Of A Career Pivot No One Talks About

Today I want to talk about a subject that is completely swept under the rug when it comes to job or career pivots. And that is the emotional effect of pivoting your career path.

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It’s a hot topic. What do you wear when you work from home and want to lounge? My answer: Give me loose-fit cropped, distressed-denim over leggings for lounge wear any day! 🙌 Yes… I did just say that. As I see more women try to create a “work from home” routine it’s a quick thought […]

Ep 27: How Pinterest Marketing Can Be Your Biggest Lead Generator

Today I’m being joined with my friend and brand consulting client Jennifer Burkhart. She will be answering questions I toss at her during a live consulting session – so I can help her with her social media content strategy.

Ep 25: Become a Secret Santa When It Comes To Content Validation

When I reflect on my own journey of how I’ve used and reacted to social media I always come back to the idea that many see success on social media as having high engagement ratings.
 
* We seek validation that what we are doing is making an impact.
* That the time we are spending on writing captions and blog posts and podcasts is worth it.
* That someone out there is paying attention to our message.
 
Press play on this episode where I share with you what I’m doing instead of seeking validation through likes, comments, and follower count. It may just change the way you look and feel about content for good.

Ep 24: How To Market Your Online Business During Uncertain Times

There’s no denying everyone is living in a bit of fear right now… with their health, their food supply, their mental well being, their family, kids schooling, all the things that usually don’t consume this much worry and brain space.

Besides the usual day to day life – we then have an online business to keep afloat.

Then the question you’re suddenly asking is.. 

“How do I market my online business and personal brand while being sensitive to the current environment?”

Do The Hard Today To Be Happier Tomorrow

Ep 22: Do The Hard Today To Be Happier Tomorrow

Boy, is that easier said than done. Especially when hard looks like missed sales goals, flopped ads, email unsubscribes, client return requests and alllll the things that get us down and out.

And no… all the cute Insta quotes in the world can’t pick us back up at times.

When we want things to be easy or at minimum handed a clear path to success… and we expect our actions to bring us closer to our goals… we are inevitably disappointed when things don’t go as planned. 

Episode 21: Ditch Multi-Tasking For This Time-Saving Trick: with Special Guest Jenny Taylor

Ep 21: Ditch Multi-Tasking For This Time-Saving Trick: with Special Guest Jenny Taylor

Multitasking seems like a great way to get a lot done at once. I mean us entrepreneurs are always looking to save time and get more things done so if we can knock different tasks right after one another or at once – isn’t that a good way to increase productivity?

While multitasking might seem like you are accomplishing many things at once, research has shown that our brains are not nearly as good at handling multiple tasks as we like to think we are.

Why It’s Not Too Late To Be A Beginner: with Special Guest Kelly Shepherd

Ep 19: Why It’s Not Too Late To Be A Beginner: with Special Guest Kelly Shepherd

Ever wonder what the world’s most successful entrepreneurs looked like when they first started?

Ding, Ding, Ding…

Like beginners. They had no clue what they were doing. 

Seriously. No one has it all figured out, especially in the early days.

But if you ever want to hit goals and reach the success you dream of – you must train yourself to start BEFORE you’re ready.

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Ep 16: You Will Fail On Instagram If You Don’t Choose To Do THIS

Alright, so there’s an old saying that goes along the lines that if you do not have a brand, you have a commodity.

First let’s start off by explaining what commodities are. Commodities are interchangeable goods. And yes I was raised a farm girl so here me out on this one….

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I’m Kristin Korn and I help women discover their brand influence to monetize their brand.


I help females who want a strategic online marketing plan go from feeling stuck and stagnant to having a confident, brand-focused business. I believe the key to establishing a lasting business is being able to use your personal experiences to connect with others. Using my Stay in Your Lane Brand Method, I offer women a roadmap to discover the fortune (influence!) that lies within their brand and leverage it to make their business more profitable faster.

Most weekdays, you'll find me in (intentional) creative-mode working from my home office… but evenings are reserved for playing with my kiddos and sipping margaritas with friends. As a coach's wife, most weekends are spent cheering on my husband's basketball team, attending sporting events here in Cape Girardeau, Missouri... or traveling to warmer weather!

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