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Andrea Evans, Esq., Interviews Me on Leadership

Purpose + Community + Leadership Earlier this month, my friend and colleague Andrea Hence Evans, Esq., interviewed me for her series focused on empowering you during this challenge pandemic season. We discussed my mindset as the founder and CEO of the Indie Business Network, the importance of building community around your brand, and my advice…

Want to Create a Legacy Business Model?

Create a business that will last decades Coaches, consultants, trainers, and service providers who are familiar with my two decades of entrepreneurial success are asking me for private strategy sessions to help them think through and beyond the COVID-19 pandemic and what it means for their businesses. I am not in a position to host…

Introducing the Online Business Success Show

An Experiment in Building YouTube Community I admit it. I am a geek at heart. I am slightly addicted to using technology to empower as many people as possible be successful in an online business. My latest geek strategy involves the Online Business Success Show, live streaming Sundays at 8:30pm ET on YouTube. I’m excited…

Welcome to South Charlotte Women Entrepreneurs

Let me inspire you! Over the last 20 years, I have grown my business from an idea in my head into the lifestyle business of my dreams. The Indie Business Network is a virtual business that uses new and digital technologies to empower and serve American Makers across the nation. I am excited today to…

Introducing the Lifestyle CEO™ Club

Purpose. Profit. Play. My legacy, expanded …. I am excited to introduce the Lifestyle CEO Club, an elite women’s entrepreneurial networking group celebrating purpose, profit, and play. If you’ve already heard about it and wish to request an invitation, click here. Otherwise, continue reading to learn about The Lifestyle CEO Club, an entrepreneurial community unlike…

How to Build a New Habit

Think small and track your progress I admit it. Whenever I have wanted to create something new in my life, I am generally met with good results. I think it’s because I’m a hard worker and a naturally good problem solver. I tend to quickly cut through “stuff,” get to the core of an issue,…

How Entrepreneurs Should Use Social Media

Be selective and intentional When I launched the Indie Business Network in 2000, there was no social media. The first YouTube video was not published until 2005, Twitter launched in 2006, and Instagram didn’t come along until 2010. During those years, it was easy to use social media, not only because there were so few…

Don’t just build a website …

101 Membership Tips – Tip No. 1 Don’t just build a website … build a business In the coming months, I’m sharing a total of 101 tips to help you build a solid recurring revenue membership business. Here is Tip No. 1: Don’t just build a website … A membership site is great. A membership…

Join the Recurring Revenue Group

Start and Grow Your Recurring Revenue Membership Business Recurring Revenue Membership: the Business of Today and the Future I launched a recurring revenue membership business by “accident” nearly 20 years ago. It’s called the Indie Business Network, and as far as I know, it’s the first recurring revenue membership business on the Internet. My entire…