Is a high profile worth anything?

Earlier today, I posted that I’d been contacted by the team of a major superstar and there was a fantastic opportunity for up to 5 of my high profile clients to participate as well. Anticipating a flood of responses, I explained I had to use some criteria to choose whom to work with: Large (1000+), engaged network on several platforms, …

Audacious April – Days 4-7

Now I’m feeling upset and feeling like cheating. Now I’m feeling what my author clients feel when they have to produce lots of writing every week. Except this is not lots of writing. This is simply getting a daily offer out to the market every day in April. Offers that I have already planned and that are really exciting. But …

Audacious April – Day 1

Audacious April – Day 1. In keeping with the philosophy of 24 Carat Bold, I am going to do a special offer every single day this month. The last day (April 30th) is my birthday, so let’s celebrate for the entire month. Each offer will only be available for one day, so you will need to be quick if you …

Blah blah blah brag brag brag

I have been trying to inspire and empower people to showcase themselves and promote their great ideas and books, but how much bragging is acceptable and how much is too much? Some people in my network promote themselves all the time and it is getting a bit tedious. I feel like shouting ‘Don’t you realize how you come across?!’ I …

Making a Statement Creatively and Cleverly

Yesterday I watched ice melt. And I actually felt it melt.  I sat on a bench made of ice in Union Square in New York. The bench was part of an art installation by a Taiwanese artist called Chin Chih Yang, who is concerned about global warming. There were 3 or 4 benches made of ice, where you could sit – …