How to infuse more compassion into your business, whether it's having more compassion for you as the CEO or for the journey your intended customers are going through. For owners of (very) small businesses who are struggling with the online marketing and back end processes of building a brand that supports the communities you care about. Formerly "The Self-Employed Nerd."
Embrace Your Inner RPG Nerd to If You Feel Stuck In Your Business
Role players, step up! If you’re an RPG nerd (TTRPG, video games, etc) then that character-building skill could come in handy if and when you feel stuck in your business. Since you’re an entrepreneur, you probably want to call the shots and make the decisions. That’s a big piece of why we build our own businesses after all, because we don’t get along well just waiting to follow someone else’s orders. In this episode, I talk about how your creative ability to craft story arcs, obstacles, and intentional decision making can come in handy in designing your own role as a business owner!
Transcript and show notes available at https://rochellesanchez.com/small-business-owners-embrace-your-inner-nerd
Don't Give Up On Your Business (The Reset Button)
If some part of you really wants to keep going despite being burned out, in this episode I offer an alternative to shutting it all down.
Being a small business owner might feel like it’s taking its toll and feeling a lot more complicated than it did at the beginning. You may want to give up on it for personal or financial reasons.
Every business is as unique as the person who’s running and scaling it. You have options! Listen in for some friendly advice and encouragement for mission-driven solopreneurs and what the next best step may be for you.
Visit https://rochellesanchez.com/dont-give-up-on-your-business for podcast transcript and show notes.
Solopreneurs: Are You Anxious About Getting More Visible?
“Put Yourself Out There” doesn’t leave a lot of room for people with anxiety, or excessive amounts of stress, or even any kind of neurodivergence. Sure, it’s necessary to put yourself out there and be visible if you want your side hustle to scale. Here’s some gentle, friendly advice for creating content that will help you reach your ideal audience when you’re too anxious to be visible on the internet.
Transcript available: https://rochellesanchez.com/Solopreneurs-Anxious-About-Getting-More-Visible
How to Solve Your Own Problems in Your Business Without Wasting Your Hard Earned Money
Finding the kind of support you need at this phase of your business journey depends on what kind of support you need, and why. If you spend too much time on social media, it’s easy to get distracted from your current business priorities and deviate from your long term mission.
Let’s talk about what to do BEFORE you ask for recommendations for coaches, virtual assistants, and marketing help for your business. Don’t Google or scour your Facebook Groups just yet.
Take some time to a little reflection and strategizing, first!
For additional info, visit: https://rochellesanchez.com/solve-your-own-problems-in-your-business-without-wasting-your-hard-earned-money/
Learning that Facebook has opinions on my ads + other updates
The summer of learning continues! Mini updates on learning Facebook ads, learning the trumpet, and what happened to me starting a product line of artwork for Popshop Live?
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Learning new things, sharing in real-time
My summer of learning continues! This is update number two and I share a bit about my opinion of "investing" in Facebook ads, testing out types of social media content, learning the trumpet, and looking into PR certificates.
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