Email Marketing Magic Trick – Part 2

June 28, 2011

Click here to download this video (optimized for iPhones) Click here if you need an Aweber account.  One month trial for only $1. What Doesn’t Work Anymore in Email Marketing Once upon a time, it was enough to say “Hey Tim!”…. but that doesn’t impress people anymore.  Well all know that it’s just the email […]

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Canada Post Strike – Lockout – Customers the Real Winners?

June 28, 2011

Interesting Observation Since the Canada Post Strike / Lockout started awhile ago, I’ve received emails from different service providers – cell phone company, credit card bills, etc – suggesting that I switch to online billing and payments. Nice I appreciate companies finding ways to be more efficient and profitable, while still delivering on their promise […]

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Video Marketing Stats

June 28, 2011

Video Marketing – Convinced Yet? Interesting stats I saw on the YellowPages website… 9 out of 10 consumers say that Internet video marketing influences their buying decision (1). Over 80% say they’re more impressed by advertisers who use video (2). With video, your business is 50 times more likely to show up on the first […]

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Email Marketing Magic Trick – Part 1

June 22, 2011

Click here to download this video (optimized for iPhones) Email Marketing Magic Trick (part 1) Someone Signed Up For Your Email List – Now What? This is a little trick that I picked up from my friend Mark Holowaychuk – a guy who has sold over $3M online – as well as business guru Keith […]

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L’Academie 2011 – Worksheet

June 4, 2011

Today I am speaking at “L’Academie 2011” a professional development event of the PPPC – the Promotional Products Professionals of Canada. Thank-you PPPC for the wonderful opportunity! I’m looking forward to it Anyone who will be at the talk that hasn’t downloaded the worksheet, click here to do so now: L’Academie worksheet – June 4 […]

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Make the Right Mistakes

May 1, 2011

Should you Make Mistakes? All courses of action are risky, so prudence is not in avoiding danger (it’s impossible), but calculating risk and acting decisively. Make mistakes of ambition and not mistakes of sloth. Develop the strength to do bold things, not the strength to suffer. – Niccolò Machiavelli Mistakes of Ambition vs. Mistakes of […]

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Will you succeed? …or are you just out fishin’?

April 28, 2011

Does your business, product, service, or project have the right fundamentals in place?  Or are you just out fishin’… hoping for success, although not really sure? In this video Tim Francis shares how your business idea can be setup for success from the beginning.  Decisions at the outset can dramatically affect the entire life of […]

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Build Your Following

April 26, 2011

Note: Please assume that all links below are affiliate links, meaning I will get a commission on purchases made. That said, I’m keenly aware that if I suggest something that sucks you won’t ever come back to check out my blog again, and that I’ll only be hurting my own reputation. So that’s why I’ve […]

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80-20 Rule… ON STEROIDS!

April 15, 2011

Take the 80-20 Rule to the next level… Click here to download this video blog; optimized for iPhones The 80-20 Rule The Pareto Principle – also known as the 80-20 Rule – is a very powerful concept. When we realize that a small percentage of our efforts generate the vast majority of our results, we […]

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Staying Consistently Visible – critical for marketing

April 7, 2011

Staying Consistently Visible – Important for Marketing Staying consistently visible is critical for marketing. I’ve gone crazy tracking stats in my business over the last 2 months (which has been awesome!). Based on this data, the highest ROI has come for me has come from sharing *awesome* content, over and over again, even if the […]

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