TribeologyBlog.com – Episode 780 – Two for One!

Saturday: Try This!

Normally on “Try This!” I like to feature a real world business idea… I find these when I’m shopping.

Yeah, I’m the weirdo that you see taking photos in stores. But that aside, today I’m giving you a bonus “Try This!” because it’s actually TWO ideas in one.

Here’s a great sign that was in the bathroom at the convenience store…

The first awesome idea is that it was in the restroom!  You have a completely captive audience – it’s also an uncluttered environment.  Your message has a great chance to be “heard”.

Ummmmm did it work… heck yeah, sorta – I mean I bought a car wash, not a 10 count card, but I did buy a car wash that I had no idea I was buying that day!  🙂

The second awesome idea is to offer a bundle product.

Now, I bought one car wash ticket, but the sign encourages the discount for buying a bundle of 10!  It also has a smaller option for a bundle of 5.

When you’re looking to increase your average ticket sale, considering selling in multiples!

There ya go – two ideas for one “Try this”

SO

Try this!

 

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Tuesday – Content & Consistency
Wednesday – Midweek Motivation
Thursday – Infinity Customers
Friday – Big Money
Saturday – Try This!
Sunday – Week in Review

TribeologyBlog.com – Episode 779 – Stop Subtracting Personality… Add Details to Posts to Multiply Results Without Dividing Your Time!

Quote: “A new day and another opportunity”

Friday: Big Money Small Change

How clever are you?  Well… here’s a great post that really shows some creativity.  It’s the type of post we regularly talk about – something that gabs attention and suits a purpose without saying “here’s the purpose of this post”

Look at it!

This is a brain teaser that each student was given to learn more about their new teacher…  and the teacher shared it on her Instagram.  The cool thing is this… if you were a teacher it’s a great “pop up” on your feed that will make you think… “I can do this” – but if you’re not a teacher – it’s fun to figure out how many siblings she has, how many miles she’s biked… etc.

You really learn about the teacher without reading, “I am 27 years old and enjoyed 12th grade…. blah blah blah”

Excellent teacher.

Posts should engage and draw you in… just like this!  Don’t be afraid to get creative.

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Tuesday – Content & Consistency
Wednesday – Midweek Motivation
Thursday – Infinity Customers
Friday – Big Money
Saturday – Try This!
Sunday – Week in Review

TribeologyBlog.com – Episode 778 – Your New Question

Quote: “If you do what you’ve always done, you’ll get what you’ve always gotten.” – Tony Robbins.

Thursday: Infinity Customer

 

Are you looking to increase your sales?  Then why are you doing the same thing the same way… today’s quote even reminds us of that!

Before I tried tribe building, I was doing the traditional thing… I was buying products and selling them…

Just like I do now.

It seems like a good idea, right?  I mean to increase sales you need to find people that “want what you have” and are willing to give you money for it.

BUT…

Instead of spending increased money on advertising I started growing a tribe.

This will take time and effort, but the great thing is when you commit to the effort you will gain a big result.  You’ll develop a group of people that want to hang out with you!

These people will bring a common energy and that’s when they transform to a tribe.

The fun begins to happen at this point.  The big benefit to attracting a tribe is when you’re sitting around and decide, “I want to make more money what should I sell?”

Wait.

Wrong question…

When you attract a tribe you no longer ask, “What should I sell?” your new question becomes, “What does my tribe need?”

There’s an entire group of people following you… they’re hanging out with you… but they don’t care what you want to sell them. Nope. They care about what they need!

When you answer this question, then you will have an opportunity to make money.

SO… today, ask yourself, “What does my tribe need?” and then go out and find a product or service to fulfill that need!  That’s when you will make money.

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Tuesday – Content & Consistency
Wednesday – Midweek Motivation
Thursday – Infinity Customers
Friday – Big Money
Saturday – Try This!
Sunday – Week in Review

TribeologyBlog.com – Episode 777 – Why You Need to Put YOU First!

Quote: “Work harder on yourself, than you do on your job.” JRohn

Wednesday: Midweek Motivation

 

What good are you if you are sick?  Not good at all.

This is one thing that is the hardest thing to understand!  I watched a “live” yesterday – and the gal sells a bunch of stuff.  She’s an entrepreneur, and a darn good one.

She was selling things… and sniffling.  AND she said, “I don’t have any PTO”.

Today – I was listening to a different business group and one gal said, “I’ve started eating healthy and exercising regularly” — this was in response to her report on “what have you done this week?” question.

It’s true though, today’s quote is to inspire you to consider your health and YOU.  You deserve it — today… work harder on yourself than you do on your job!

Your tribe needs you at your best!  UMMMMMM YOU Need YOU at your best!

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Wednesday – Midweek Motivation
Thursday – Infinity Customers
Friday – Big Money
Saturday – Try This!
Sunday – Week in Review

TribeologyBlog.com – Episode 776 – Make Your Content Last

Quote: “Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard.”

Tuesday: Content and Consistency

 

Are you working hard?  We all like to think we work hard… but here’s a scoop. You’ve got to work harder.

I’m not talking about your physical output today.

I’m talking about your planning for tomorrow.  And this is a biggie… if you spend your time creating posts and throwing them on Facebook will people find them next week.

Nope.

People don’t look on Facebook or Twitter or Instagram for information they seek.

Start spending time on your website!

Yes… I’m a strong supporter of email for your social side.  However, think about this.

Create a webpage about your product — then send an email that links to it.  You get the benefit of the email to your list AND you get the benefit of adding content to your website.

This is a fantastic way to work harder.  You put your efforts into the never ending content storage facility that is your website.

For example, let’s say you have a jewelry store.  This weekend is the local festival and you will be having a sale.  You’ll easily create a post to welcome people to your store for the sale…

BUT

What if you create a page on your site that talks about the festival.  People that shop at your store also like the festival and they like that YOU like the festival. Now when you write the post about your sale – you link to the page you created about the festival.  It’s a win-win.

Now here’s the fun part — this page about the festival becomes a searchable part of your website and it’s always there – anytime you mention the festival – you have a “ready to go” page about it!

Sure it’s “harder” to make the page about the festival – but it’s a FANTASTIC use of your time.

So today, make a list of 20 topics to create pages for – anything from safety or gift ideas, to festivals and your business history – just create the list and write!

Have fun with this content booster.

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Wednesday – Midweek Motivation
Thursday – Infinity Customers
Friday – Big Money
Saturday – Try This!
Sunday – Week in Review

TribeologyBlog.com – Episode 774 – You’re Only Three and a Half Miles Away from Social Proof

Quote: “Playing it safe is one of the riskiest things you can do.”

Monday:  Credibility

 

Today – are you going to risk it… or be safe?   You have thousands of decisions to make today, most will be made without much thought.

Think about it – already today you’ve made decisions on what to wear and eat… but were they safe or risky decisions.

What to eat?  Honestly, is this risky?  YES… sometimes there is drama involved in it.  A decision so seemingly easy can be filled with mystery.  You decide to grab a meal, but you don’t like it, but you’re out of money… how will you know if you like it?

It’s probably impossible to know if you will enjoy eating something, after all, you need to consume the product to determine if you like it… so if you don’t like it, it’s too late!

So what the heck do you do?

You rely on Social Proof.  If someone else out there has eaten at the restaurant you want to try… or even the actual dish that you’re debating ordering… someone else that has had the experience can really help determine if it’s for you, too!

Here’s a fun rendition of my husband’s restaurant selection on a recent layover in North Carolina… and yes, he always puts this much effort into restaurants.  Yeah, give me a PB&J and I’m set… for him… this decision is a big BIG deal.

What is the value of social proof? With only 15 hours to spend in Charlotte NC, the decision had to be just right… after all it was one meal.  So here goes…

A simple web search turned up Pinky’s Westside Diner. There were many restaurants on the search, but Pinky’s stood out, why? Well Pinky’s had been featured on the food network TV show Diners, Drive-ins, and Dives.

Pinky’s was 3 1/2 miles from the intrepid traveler’s hotel, and he walked there and back. No one ever said my husband is intelligent. He reports that the Asian pork burger and the black eyed pea salad were well worth the effort.

Pinky’s was indeed a “dive” and a foodie paradise. To enhance their social proof and live up to all they hype, the servers could recount hte exact foods featured on the show and had an in depth knowledge of the menu.

Remember, you can “make up” social proof, but if someone is relying on it… then arrives at your business and encounter a different experience, OH BOY – that’s wrong on many levels.  Don’t “make up” proof — instead, celebrate it by advertising it, prominently displaying on your website, mentioning it on your staff T-shirts, and just like Pinky’s did… get your staff to KNOW the knowledge… like the menu items featured on the show!

Not everyone has social proof as terrific as Pinky’s, but we can all emphasize our social proof and make sure the staff can promote it, just like Pinky’s.

His last piece of advice, “Try the Asian pork burger, it’s delicious!”

Social Proof is one of those things that makes a difference.  It’s a tribe builder.

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Saturday – Try This!
Sunday – Week in Review

TribeologyBlog.com – Week in Review – Episodes #768 to #773

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Sunday: Week in Review

 

In case you missed an Episode of Tribeology…  Here are the links to this weeks stories!

Remember:  Learn It. Do It. Profit.

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Monday – Subject Matter Expert – Episode #768 – The Simple Success of Selling to THEM

Tuesday – Content & Consistency – Episode #769 – What Does Your Tribe Need?

Wednesday – Midweek Motivation – Episode #770 – Tomorrow Will Happen

Thursday – Infinity Customer – Episode #771 – Why It’s OK to Learn As You Go

Friday – Big Money – Episode #772 – Build Your Tribe By Selling Them Stuff

Saturday – Try This! – Episode #773 – Why is Coffee Important?

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