The Introvert Biz Growth Podcast

A conversation with introverts who have grown their online business using their introverted super powers.

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IBG 56 – Val Nelson – Tapping Intuition to Make Key Business Decisions

Is there a place for intuition when it comes to decision-making for business? Or should we rely solely on the spreadsheets? Val Nelson contends that the best way forward is to merge the two, tapping into our hearts for guidance, then confirming our instincts with focus groups and cold, hard data. This balance creates a…

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IBG 55 – Mark Asquith – Wielding Curiosity as an Introverted Entrepreneur

What is the key to success as an entrepreneur, introverted or otherwise? Mark Asquith suggests curiosity and the capacity to learn from every experience. In fact, he advocates that we try as many different things as we want—until something sticks! Mark is the co-founder of Podcast Websites and the creator of Excellence Expected, a platform…

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IBG 54 – Melitta Campbell – An Introverted Approach to Sales & Networking

Do you have the grit to keep pushing outside your comfort zone on a consistent basis? Networking and sales rarely make the introverted entrepreneur’s list of ‘favorite things,’ but we do have strengths that can be leveraged to succeed at both—if we push ourselves and exercise the right approach. Melitta Campbell had just received a…

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IBG 53 -Leisa Peterson – Mindfulness and the Art of Abundance

Our consumer culture conditions us to a mindset of lack, leading us to believe that we are not enough—that we need one more thing to feel fulfilled. But Leisa Peterson contends that abundance is our birthright, and she is on a mission to help people shift their collective outlook away from a mindset of scarcity…

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IBG 52 – Hans Schumann – A Career That Complements Your Natural Flow as an Introvert

‘Coaching is the most beautiful expression of my introverted nature because it is a one-to-one conversation … and one that goes very deep. That’s just really leveraging our natural flow, what we are best at.’ Hans Schumann serves as an Executive Career and Life Coach, helping executives, professionals and business owners maximize their success and…

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IBG 51 – Sarah Santacroce – Showing Up as Yourself to Attract Ideal Clients

How does showing up as your authentic self help attract ideal clients? When I started this podcast in May of 2016, my intention was to run it as a side hustle along with coaching for introverts while maintaining my core business as a LinkedIn expert. Nearly two years later, I am celebrating 50 conversations with…

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IBG 50 – Tassey Russo – Self-Promotion for Introverts: It’s a [Step-by-Step] Process

  Introverts tend to run up against roadblocks when we are put in situations that require self-promotion. Tassey Russo spent years representing corporations, and she had no problem asking C-level executives for money and resources in that role. But when she started her own entrepreneurial venture, awkwardness and anxiety ruled the day when it came…

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IBG 49 – Lucy Griffiths – Connecting Through the Camera Lens

  Most introverts are more comfortable with one-on-one interaction than we are speaking in front of large groups. That’s why Lucy Griffiths coaches her clients to imagine making a connection through the camera lens with a single person. And that’s how Lucy navigated her 20-year career as a reporter interviewing presidents, politicians and A-listers the…

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IBG 48 – Julienne DesJardins – Measuring Success by Your Own Standards

  If your business is just one of many things going on in your life, it can be discouraging to compare yourself to other entrepreneurs who can devote more time—and grow more quickly. Julienne DesJardins argues that the best way to avoid those comparisons is to focus on the metrics you set for yourself and…

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IBG 47 – Jennifer Corcoran – Tooting Your Own Horn: Self-Promotion for Introverted Entrepreneurs

  “[Presenting to large groups] excites me and terrifies me in equal measure, but … it’s worth smashing through your comfort zone.” Self-promotion can be difficult for introverts, especially those of us who happened to grow up in a culture without Show & Tell. We’ve been taught to be humble, to avoid exaggeration. So how…

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5 Tips for Publishing the Right Content on LinkedIn

By Sarah Santacroce / February 26, 2019 / 0 Comments
5 tips for publishing the right content on LinkedIn

So you have a LinkedIn profile, now what? In addition to searching out viable connections, publishing content should be at the top of your to-do list. Publishing the right content on your feed as well as in your groups will attract potential leads and increase your credibility and expertise.

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5 Ways to Increase Your Credibility on LinkedIn and Attract Ideal Clients

By Sarah Santacroce / February 21, 2019 / 2 Comments
increase your credibility on LinkedIn

Since you’re not approaching LinkedIn with a sales approach mindset (but with a Serving Mindset), you need to make every aspect of this platform work to your advantage in order to both attract prospective clients and then convince them that you are the expert they’ve been searching for. 

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5 Things You Won’t See Me Do on LinkedIn

By Sarah Santacroce / February 15, 2019 / 0 Comments
5 Things You Won't See Me Do on LinkedIn

LinkedIn is the premier social media platform for professionals in all industries. With over 550 million monthly users, you have quite a large base to develop new connections and build relationships with potential clients.

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5 Things to Know About Finding Clients on LinkedIn

By Sarah Santacroce / February 7, 2019 / 4 Comments
5 Things to Know about Finding Clients on LinkedIn

If you’re looking to make important business connections, LinkedIn is the premier social media platform to use. You’ll find recruiters using LinkedIn to find job candidates; CEOs looking to grow their influence and build trust with buyers; and entrepreneurs looking for clients or joint venture partners. In the world of business relationships, you just never…

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Have You Joined the #LinkedInLocal Movement Yet?

By Sarah Santacroce / October 4, 2018 / 0 Comments
LinkedinLocal

In May 2017, Ana McAfee organized and hosted a meetup for her LinkedIn connections. She ended the posted invitation with the hashtag #LinkedInLocal. Since that day, LinkedIn Local was born, and the hashtag has been appropriated by hundreds of young professionals who want a better way to network.

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Get More Engagement with the New LinkedIn Audio Messaging

By Sarah Santacroce / September 20, 2018 / 0 Comments
Linkedin Audio Messaging Feature

Consumers and Social Media users have high expectations for brands and business. With the recent advent of new, interactive marketing techniques (I’m thinking of Facebook Messenger Bots for example), it’s more important than ever before to take your Social Media interactions to the next level. Recently, LinkedIn rolled out a new feature to help you…

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Should I have a LinkedIn Company Page as an Entrepreneur

By Sarah Santacroce / September 6, 2018 / 0 Comments
LinkedIn Company Page

While having an optimized personal profile on LinkedIn is critical for success on the platform, I highly recommend you also create a LinkedIn Company Page for your business. This article (and video) will give you insight into why it’s a good idea for an entrepreneur to take advantage of the LinkedIn Company Page

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LinkedIn Lead Generation: 4 Steps to Building Relationships

By Sarah Santacroce / August 23, 2018 / 0 Comments
linkedin lead generation

LinkedIn is one of the leading social media platforms for building and maintaining professional and business connections. While other social media sites are used to communicate (mostly) with family, friends, and followers, LinkedIn is designed to facilitate working and professional relationships. But simply adding connections to your network is not going to automagically get you…

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The LinkedIn Active Status: Here’s how to use it

By Sarah Santacroce / August 9, 2018 / 0 Comments
Linkedin Active Status

Since 2016, LinkedIn has been crafting and launching several new components with the aim of facilitating even better communication between users. One of these critical features is LinkedIn’s ‘active status.’

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What’s the Point of LinkedIn?

By Sarah Santacroce / July 26, 2018 / 0 Comments
What’s the Point of LinkedIn

What’s the point of LinkedIn? It’s a professional platform that you can use for your Personal Branding & to position yourself as an expert in order to get clients with ease.

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