All 'Client Attraction' Posts

Running a Business as an HSP (Highly Sensitive Person)

I haven’t talked for a while about being an HSP (Highly Sensitive Person) and how that affects the way that I run my business. In recent weeks I’ve caught myself beating myself up a little for choosing to take life at a slower pace during the summer – telling myself that maybe I “should” or “ought” to be doing more……

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Do you really need a big list to launch a membership?

Today I’m answering the big question: Do I need to have a big mailing list, or a big online community to sell and to launch group programmes or memberships?   But, I just want to remind you before I jump into this that group online programmes or memberships are just two of the many business models available to you. Other…

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How to Create Engaging Content that gets your Audience to take Action

  I shot this Facebook live this week in snowy Toronto while attending a Mastermind with my business mentor Stu McLaren. When I come to these sort of business events and conferences I like to bring back some practical tips and strategies that I share with the members of my community – and I thought this would be a useful…

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To Launch or not to Launch

Why I love launching ( …and is this model right for you?)

During the past month you’ll have noticed a lot more activity than from me in your inbox than is “normal” during the rest of the year.  There were Facebook Live sessions on my business page, invitations to the Fall in Love with Sales Intensive, online Masterclasses, Q&A sessions – and yes (I do know it) what might have felt like…

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Selling from the heart Event

How to know what Marketing will work for you

Last week I got up on one of my favourite soapboxes to talk about online marketing and the dangers for an early-stage business of jumping on the online bandwagon too early.  If you missed it you can read it here. As you probably know, I’m actually crazy about online business and online marketing – with it’s potential reach many thousands…

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How do you know when it’s time to go online?

How to know when it’s time to go Online

Something that I find myself discussing quite a lot within my Get More Clients Saying Yes! course, which is currently running, is that it’s so easy these days to fall in to believing that an online business is the holy grail of a truly successful business. Whereas in truth too many small business owners jump on the online bandwagon way…

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Captivating Introduction

What do you say when people ask you what you do?

On Saturday I was honoured to be a Round Table Mentor at the One of Many “Be Wealth” retreat. My friend (and first business mentor) Joanna Martin was teaching a group of women to master their finances for greater influence, contribution and growth. I was invited to be there to answer questions about how to get a business started in…

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The zillion million ways to market your business

The zillion million ways to market your business

This weeks video was inspired by an email I received from a private mentoring client. We’d started our work together with a whole day planning out a strategy for her business. But a few months in and she sent me an email… Watch the video or scroll down to read more. The email went a lot like this: “Catherine, I’m…

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power of niche

The Power of Niche

Today’s blog post is prompted by a question that was asked during a webinar I held recently.  I was talking about having heart-centred sales conversations that lead the client comfortably to a ‘yes’ decision, and I was asked the very valid question “but where do the clients come from to have the sales conversations with in the first place?” And…

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How to create 12 months of content

How to create 12 months of content

I’ve just got back from Canada where I attended an implementation workshop with my own business mentor.  The theme of the workshop is “Love on your List” – all about nurturing your community. During the workshop we worked on a plan for creating 12 months of content which was so useful that I thought I’d share it with you in…

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How I use Joint Ventures in my Business

How I use Joint Ventures in my Business

If you’ve been reading my emails recently, you’ll know that last month I was promoting Ann Wilson’s Financial Freedom University.  That got me thinking about joint ventures and how they’ve been such a key part of my business over the years, both in terms of those partners who spread the word about me, and the partners whose products and services…

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Catherine Watkin speaking at Selling from the Heart Live

My Top 3 “Aha!” Moments : Selling from the Heart Live!

It’s been a bit of a whirlwind over here just lately (in a good way!).  Hot on the heels of delivering my Get More Clients Saying Yes! online programme to 105 new participants and 87 “refreshers”, last weekend I spent a magical 2 days with nearly a hundred heart-centred business owners at my annual event, Selling from the Heart Live!…

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