136. How can you get sponsored brand deals as an entrepreneur? (f. Jenny Melrose)
Have you ever wondered how people secure sponsored content deals? 💵 You're about to find out! In this informative episode, Brand Therapy hosts Phil and Lauren get the scoop on all things brand deals from business coach Jenny Melrose. Jenny is an expert in helping entrepreneurs and bloggers scale their business, which includes owning their influence through brand sponsors. Her insight will teach you how to transition your blog from hobby to business, create meaningful business goals, build multiple income streams, and get paid for posting online. If you want to make more money (and let's be real: who doesn't?), then this episode is for you!
How Can You Build Confidence and Stop Comparing Yourself in an Online Landscape that Demands Perfection? Being confident does not come naturally to everyone, but that shouldn’t stop you from taking steps to build confidence and take ownership of your purpose! Our guest today knows all about the challenges of building confidence. Jenny Melrose is an influencer entrepreneur and author of Influencer Entrepreneurs, and despite being an introvert has continuously pushed herself out of her comfort zone to undertake confidence-building challenges like public speaking and putting herself out there on social media. In this episode, we hear about Jenny’s transformation from teacher to influencer-entrepreneur and how she was able to grow her online business to the point where it was earning enough to replace her salary. We discuss the scary and exciting choice to leave her job at the time, and how she was asked to speak around the country and teach other aspiring entrepreneurs how to make a success of their online venture. Jenny shares the biggest mistakes she has seen budding entrepreneurs make and explains how you can develop the skills to overcome self-doubt and utilize all the amazing online tools available to you by tapping into your authenticity and sense of purpose! In this episode you’ll: Find ways to respond creatively to the immense challenges of a global pandemic. Discover your positioning, authenticity, confidence, and kindness to excel as an influencer-entrepreneur. Learn to build confidence by pushing yourself out of your comfort zone. Overcome your self-doubt in the comparative world of online social media. Find your tools for building confidence at public speaking and social events. Build strategies to strategically utilize online social media features to optimize your business presence. Access the power of DMs and powerful personal connections online. Take ownership of your purpose and pursue your vision with authenticity! Tweetables: “It’s like working on muscle, you become more confident and can step into that light more often.” — @JennyMelrose [0:07:24] “Speaking from personal experience, I was a total introvert. I hated having to get out in public and speak in front of people or play sports, but always just pushed myself to do it.” — @JennyMelrose [0:10:52] “When I go to a big conference and whether I’m doing the keynote, or if I’m doing a smaller room: I find people that are like wallflowers that I know are also introverts, and that’s how I become comfortable.” — @JennyMelrose [0:12:21] Links Mentioned in Today’s Episode: Jenny Melrose Jenny Melrose: Influencer Entrepreneur Jenny Melrose on Twitter Jenny Melrose on Instagram Influencer Entrepreneur: The 4-Step Framework for Building Your Audience, Growing Your Business, and Making Money Online Stop Checking Your Likes Clubhouse Erin King Erin King on Twitter The post Find and Build your Confidence with Jenny Melrose appeared first on erinking.com.
How To Get Started With Brand Sponsorships with Jenny Melrose
Blogging Breakthroughs with Faith Mariah
This week we chat with Jenny Melrose from jennymelrose.com and we're talking all things sponsored content. In this episode, Jenny talks about: How she was able to quit her $75K salary job as a teacher when she figured out how to monetize her lifestyle blog (hint hint: all made possible through sponsorships) Selling her first blog for 6-figures Jenny’s opinion when asked what the most profitable niches are The #1 thing you need to get sponsorships Her top tips for creating content that your audience wants to engage with How to use Instagram to grow your blog and email list What brands to pursue sponsorships with first How to pitch a brand for a sponsorship Brands don’t know you exist and what you should do about it Why it’s selfish NOT to pitch to brands Influencers & bloggers were projected to make 63% more money in 2021 How much $$$ to charge for sponsored postsBe sure to grab Jenny’s Pitch Perfect Checklist so you don’t miss a single step in your pitching process and get SIGNED! You can also find Jenny here: Website: https://jennymelrose.com Podcast: https://jennymelrose.com/podcast/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/jennymelrose1/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/jenny_melrose/ ⚡️ Join the Blogging Breakthroughs Mastermind HERE. ⚡️ Come join the Blogging Breakthroughs Facebook group to get FREE blog coaching from Faith! Get all your blogging questions answer ⚡️ Instagram ⚡️ www.faithmariah.com
226 | Turn Your Passion into a Thriving Business with Jenny Melrose
IGNITE Her Mind
Have you ever wondered how to turn what you love into a business? Jenny Melrose shares her journey from teacher to influencer and how she teaches others to grow their businesses. Jenny is a former reading specialist who “retired” from her teaching career when her blogging income far exceeded her salary. Through hard work and dedication, her lifestyle blog, The Melrose Family, became regularly sought out by nationally recognized brands such as Neutrogena, Smuckers, Glad, Costco, Stanley Steamer, Sara Lee and many more. She sold The Melrose Family in 2019 in order to focus on teaching the strategies that propelled her online presence forward. She is a content strategist that helps entrepreneurs better understand their messaging and unique position in the online space by helping them lean into her greatness. Now, she’s combining her passion for teaching with her extensive experience of creating strategic content for online business owners via JennyMelrose.com. Her podcast, Influencer Entrepreneurs as well as her first book Influencer Entrepreneurs: The 4-Step Framework for Building Your Audience, Growing Your Business, and Making Money Online are widely successful among female entrepreneurs. More About Jenny: Podcast: Influencer Entrepreneur Podcast Book: Influencer Entrepreneurs: The 4-Step Framework for Building Your Audience, Growing Your Business, and Making Money Online Website: https://jennymelrose.com/ Instagram: @jenny_melrose Come join us in my free Facebook Group Ignite Hustle Squad: Click here to join >> https://www.facebook.com/groups/ignitersquad/
Using Instagram Stories to Market Your Business with Jenny Melrose
Freelancer to CEO - Simplify, Streamline & Scale Your Freelancing Business
Have you been looking for a way to use Instagram to sell your services? I brought on Jenny Melrose to share all of her expertise on how we can use Instagram, and specifically Instagram Stories to become seen as an expert and gain more clients! Jenny Melrose is a former reading specialist who “retired” from her teaching career when her blogging income far exceeded her salary. Through hard work and dedication, her lifestyle blog, The Melrose Family, became regularly sought out by nationally recognized brands such as Neutrogena, Smuckers, Glad, Costco, Stanley Steamer, Sara Lee, and many more. She is a content strategist that helps entrepreneurs better understand their messaging and unique position in the online space. Now, she’s combining her passion for teaching with her extensive experience of creating strategic content for online business owners via JennyMelrose.com and her podcast, Influencer Entrepreneurs with Jenny Melrose as well as her first book Influencer Entrepreneurs: The 4-Step Framework to Building Your Audience, Growing Your Business, and Making More Money Online. In this episode, you will learn: Jenny's story on how she went from classroom teacher to business owner and author How to find your passion with your business How to share about your business on IG stories What is considered oversharing on IG Setting up boundaries for social media Connect with Jenny: Website: www.jennymelrose.com IG: @jenny_melrose https://www.facebook.com/jennymelrose1/ Other Resources: Want to know when you can join the Freelancer to CEO Academy? Jump on the waitlist: aubreemalick.com/waitlist Join the Freelancer to CEO Podcast Community on Facebook If you found value in today's episode, I would love it if you shared this in your Instagram stories! Help us spread the message to more freelancers who are ready to step into the CEO role! Connect with me on Instagram: @aubreemalick
EP 172: Learn How To Pitch Like A Pro with Former Teacher and 6-Figure Blogger, Jenny Melrose
The Millionaire Mompreneur Project
Do you need help with your pitching strategy so you hear “yes” more often in business? In this week’s episode, Jenny Melrose shares how she was able to grow a successful blog and then shift into her coaching business where her love of teaching was able to shine. Listen in as we discuss key strategies for networking and collaboration.Join my biz bestie text club. Send PODCAST to 1-315-284-5409 Screenshot todays show and tag me on Instagram stories - @jessieharrisboutonFor the full show notes and links mentioned in this episode visit:https://www.jessieharrisbouton.com/blog/episode-172
How To Use Clubhouse For Your Business with Jenny Melrose
My Simplified Life
Have you heard about the latest social platform called Clubhouse? It's giving those who don't have an iPhone or invite some serious FOMO but what the heck is it all about? How are you supposed to use it? And more importantly, how can you benefit from using it? My guest today is business strategist and influencer Jenny Melrose. Jenny started out her blog in the early 2000s and ended up selling it for a mere six figures, which let her retire from her teaching career. She's been on the forefront of various social media platforms and Clubhouse is no stranger to her. In this episode, Michelle talks about: How you can utilize clubhouse for your business What are the benefits to Clubhouse How and why you should create boundaries for yourself on social media
Use Your Podcast to Warm Up Your Leads with Jenny Melrose
Profit From Podcasting
Jenny Melrose is a business coach, a content strategist, and a podcaster. She has helped hundreds of female entrepreneurs to build their businesses and create the lives they wanted for themselves and their families.We have a great conversation about building a business and increasing your revenue through podcasting. Jenny shares valuable tips on how to ensure your content is meeting the needs and solving the problems of your audience.Jenny leverages her podcast to convert cold leads to warm leads. These leads then buy into her programs because they have already learned from her and they know her teaching style works for them and for the needs of their businesses.See the full show notes here.CONNECT WITH JENNYInstagram Story PlannerInstagramFacebookWebsitePodcast: Influencer Entrepreneurs with Jenny MelroseBook: Influencer EntrepreneursCONNECT WITH LAURATake a screenshot of this episode, post it on your Instagram stories, and tag @laurabauderco Clubhouse: @laurabauderFree Facebook groupThe Podcast Vault - A curated collection of resources for podcasters at all experience levelsLOOKING TO OUTSOURCE?Check out this directory of podcast service providers!
One of the biggest road blocks that can hinder us from success and happiness is tossing all of that mental garbage around in our minds. There are actionable steps you can take to STOP the garbage and get on with creating the life and business of your dreams. Jenny Melrose gives us her very best advice on this topic: - Guess what! You actually DO have the time. - You are not an imposter. - Negative self talk will only hold you back. - Fail forward! - And so many more great nuggets of wisdom!
280 – How to Blog For A Product Business with Jenny Melrose
Gift Biz Unwrapped
Have you ever wondered how to use your blog for a product business? Jenny is here to share how she built a thriving business with her blog and how you can too.Jenny is a former reading specialist who “retired” from her teaching career when her blogging income far exceeded her salary.Through hard work and dedication, her lifestyle blog, The Melrose Family, became regularly sought out by nationally recognized brands such as Neutrogena, Smuckers, Glad, Costco, Stanley Steamer, Sara Lee, and many more.She is a content strategist that helps entrepreneurs better understand their messaging and unique position in the online space. Now, she’s combining her passion for teaching with her extensive experience of creating strategic content for online business owners via JennyMelrose.com and her podcast, Influencer Entrepreneurs with Jenny Melrose as well as her first book Influencer Entrepreneurs: The 4-Step Framework to Building Your Audience, Growing Your Business, and Making More Money Online.BUSINESS BUILDING INSIGHTSDevelop the mentality that what you do is a business, not just a hobby.Make sure your family understands you are running a business. Their understanding and support are key.Build your confidence. It's just like a muscle - the more you practice it, the stronger your confidence muscle will get.Be able to articulate what you do and who you do it for (listen for Jenny's great tip on this!).Women can run a business with no glass ceiling.Tune in to the full episode for lots of great biz building tips!How To Blog For A Product BusinessStart slow to avoid overwhelm, try just one post a month.Use your blog and content to become your own influencer to promote your products.Create content that solves your audiences' problems so it becomes valuable to them.Engage in real conversations with your audience to find out what they need.Good keyword research is important. Use words that people are searching for and make sure your article answers questions people ask on Google.Use Pinterest to promote your content and drive traffic to your site.Use Instagram DMs because it’s the connection and engagement that people are seeking for (tune in to catch Jenny's specific steps for this!).Listen to the whole interview for a ton more blogging tips from Jenny!Resources MentionedUbersuggestKeywords EverywhereJenny's Contact LinksWebsite | Facebook | Instagram | Twitter | LinkedinJoin Our FREE Gift Biz Breeze Facebook CommunityBecome a Member of Gift Biz BreezeIf you found value in this podcast, make sure to subscribe so you automatically get the next episode downloaded for your convenience. Click on your preferred platform below to subscribe!Also, if you'd like to do me a huge favor, please leave a review. That helps other creators like you find the show and build their businesses too. You can do so right here: Rate This PodcastApple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | SpotifyThank you so much! Sue Know someone who needs to hear this episode? Click a button below to share it!