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The Femtrepreneur Show

A Femtrepreneur is anyone who wants absolute autonomy, freedom, and independence through running their own online business, their way. The Femtrepreneur Show will give you only the most actionable, practical, no-bs strategies and tools to make your online course business a reality - profitable, leveraged, and 100% on your terms. Mariah Coz is the founder of Femtrepreneur, has been an online entrepreneur for 8 years and has built a 7-figure business through online courses and programs. Megan Minns is the systems, tech, and productivity chief at Femtrepreneur. She tests all the programs, software, and apps for your online business, and let’s us know what’s working in the tech of online courses. She is also a wizard when it comes to making all your software “play nice” with each other. Together, they pull out the most effective strategies and systems for online course creators and sellers, whether you’re starting from scratch or starting to ramp up and scale. This podcast covers everything from finding your niche, choosing your course topic, creating your course, answering all of your questions about online courses, list-building, launching, webinars, evergreen sales, passive income, and tools and tech. In The Femtrepreneur Show, Mariah and Megan are bringing you real case studies and real launches, detail-oriented interviews with online course business owners, and all the strategies and tools you need to take action with your course idea today.
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Sep 27, 2016

In this episode, we’re answering one of the most frequently asked questions from our Facebook Group: Why would anyone pay for my course when there’s so much information available online for free? While all of the free content available on blogs, Youtube channels, and Pinterest might make creating and selling your own course feel silly, we’re living proof that customers will happily pay for your expertise! We share our five main reasons why people buy online courses, and how being confident in your own story is the key to attracting the perfect audience.

 

Topics Discussed in this Episode:

● Why would anyone pay for my course when there’s so much information available online for free? (00:35)

● Reason #1: Information overload (03:35)

● Reason #2: Time is valuable (06:45)

● Reason #3: Finding a community (10:05)

● Reason #4: It’s all about you (13:20)

● Reason #5: Put some skin in the game (20:40)

If you want to see the unedited video version of these recordings, head over to thefemshow.com/youtube to see the raw video footage of each episode.

Quotes Worth Sharing!:

“You’re not sitting there trying to convince people to buy something they don’t need. You’re offering a solution to people who are out there desperately trying to find an answer” - Mariah

“There’s so much value in being a connector between people” - Mariah

“The moment you start sharing your story is the start of allowing yourself to make more genuine relationships and connections. You’re not just another voice in the industry”- Megan

Resources Discussed in this Episode:

● Download our FREE Course Creator Starter Kit with tools, worksheets, and planners for anyone looking to start their first course: http://www.launchyoursignaturecourse.com/

● Discuss this episode with us and our community of entrepreneurs by joining our Facebook Group: http://www.thefemshow.com/community

●Website in a Box: http://websiteinabox.co

Don’t Forget!:
● If you liked this episode, please subscribe to the Femtrepreneur Show on iTunes, and leave a rating and a review. It might seem small, but reviews make a big impact and help us get more amazing guests for you and keep bringing you the best strategies and tools for free each week!

● Join the conversation on social media by using the hashtag, #thefemshow

● More of a visual person? Want to see what we look like? Every episode of The Fem Show can be found on our YouTube channel: http://thefemshow.com/youtube

●Have a question you want answered on The Fem Show? Submit your questions for us here!: http://thefemshow.com/ask

More from Mariah:

●Femtrepreneur: http://www.femtrepreneur.co/

●Build a Profitable Blog: http://www.femtrepreneur.co/build-a-profitable-blog/

●Your First 1K: http://www.yourfirst1k.co/

●Webinar Rockstar: http://www.webinarrockstar.co/

●Launch Your Signature Course: http://www.launchyoursignaturecourse.com/

More from Megan:

●Megan Minns: http://www.meganminns.com/

●Free Squarespace Video Course: http://www.freesquarespacecourse.com/

●Website in a Box: http://www.websiteinabox.co/

Sep 20, 2016

Today’s guest is Adrienne Dorison from adriennedorison.com, a success strategist, entrepreneur, and host of the podcast The School of Self-Mastery. We discuss how Adrienne quit her day job, launched a 6-figure course, and paid off her student loan debt – all while starting with a tiny list. Prepare to be inspired! 

 

Topics Discussed in this Episode: 

  • Introducing Adrienne Dorison (1:25) 
  • Why effort doesn’t equal progress (3:35) 
  • Self-sabotage and fear (10:50) 
  • Why Adrienne started her business and how she transitioned (12:40) 
  • Adrienne’s first launch (19:15) 
  • Building confidence in charging for your content (25:00) 
  • Transitioning from a free challenge to a paid course (30:45) 
  • Making time for the hustle (36:00) 
  • Working with and benefits of a little list (43:00) 
  • Launching when you’re ready, not when you have a big list (56:30) 
  • Adrienne’s struggles in business (1:08:50) 
  • Predictions for the future of course creation (1:12:15) 

If you want to see the unedited video version of these recordings, head over to thefemshow.com/youtube to see the raw video footage of each episode. 

Quotes Worth Sharing!: 

“Effort does not equal progress” - Adrienne  

“Put your best stuff out there for free. People need to get a result for free before they’re willing to pay to work with you”- Adrienne 

 “If you can’t sell to a small list and really engage them, then it’s going to be much harder to do it with a large list” -Adrienne  

“It’s not a race to get the most so you can make the most. It’s a stepladder - one tiny step at a time”- Mariah  

Resources Discussed in this Episode: 

  • Check out The School of Self-Mastery podcast for more of Adrienne’s opinions on business, money, and life : https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/school-self-mastery-business/id1022041617?mt=2 
  • Be sure to download Adrienne’s free worksheet, exclusive to The Fem Show’s listeners: adriennedorison.com/thefemshow 

Don’t Forget! 

  • If you liked this episode, please subscribe to the Femtrepreneur Show on iTunes, and leave a rating and a review. It might seem small, but reviews make a big impact and help us get more amazing guests for you and keep bringing you the best strategies and tools for free each week!
  • Join the conversation on social media by using the hashtag, #thefemshow
  • More of a visual person? Want to see what we look like? Every episode of The Fem Show can be found on our YouTube channel:http://thefemshow.com/youtube 
  • Have a question you want answered on The Fem Show? Submit your questions for us here!: ·    http://thefemshow.com/ask 

More from Mariah: 

●     Femtrepreneur: http://www.femtrepreneur.co/ 

●    Build a Profitable Blog: http://www.femtrepreneur.co/build-a-profitable-blog/ 

●     Your First 1K: http://www.yourfirst1k.co/ 

●     Webinar Rockstar: http://www.webinarrockstar.co/ 

●    Launch Your Signature Course: http://www.launchyoursignaturecourse.com/ 

  

More from Megan

●     Megan Minns: http://www.meganminns.com/ 

●     Free Squarespace Video Course: http://www.freesquarespacecourse.com/ 

●     Website in a Box: http://www.websiteinabox.co/ 

 

Sep 13, 2016

In this episode, we’re answering Nancy’s question: “Let’s talk about summer launches. Will it hurt to have a summer launch or should I wait until the fall?”   

 

Timing a launch is a common source of anxiety for course creators, but it’s way less complicated than it seems! We discuss why the audience of your course plays the biggest role in deciding the season of your launch, and the pros and cons of launching in the summer versus the winter.  

 

If you like to see things visually mapped out, download our free worksheet to help you figure out the best time to launch your show. 

 

Topics Discussed in this Episode: 

  • Does launch time matter? (00:35) 
  • Timing your launch to fit your audience’s needs (2:05) 
  • Benefits of a summer launch (6:20) 
  • Why you shouldn’t stress about a winter launch (8:20) 
  • Timing your first launch (11:30) 

 

If you want to see the unedited video version of these recordings, head over to thefemshow.com/youtube to see the raw video footage of each episode. 

 

Quotes Worth Sharing: 

“There are so many other factors that decide if your launch is successful or not. The date you launch is not the make-or-break factor” - Mariah  

“The best thing about having your own business is that you get to make the rules” - Megan 

 

Resources Discussed in this Episode: 

  • Get the 12 Month Launch Planner Worksheet at http://thefemshow.com/6 

 

Don’t Forget! 

  • If you liked this episode, please subscribe to the Femtrepreneur Show on iTunes, and leave a rating and a review. It might seem small, but reviews make a big impact and help us get more amazing guests for you and keep bringing you the best strategies and tools for free each week! 
  • If you want to discuss this episode with us and a whole community of awesome ambitious entrepreneurs, make sure to join our free Facebook group: http://thefemshow.com/community  
  • Join the conversation on social media by using the hashtag, #thefemshow 
  • More of a visual person? Want to see what we look like? Every episode of The Fem Show can be found on our YouTube channel: http://thefemshow.com/youtube 
  • Have a question you want answered on The Fem Show? Submit your questions for us here!: http://thefemshow.com/ask 

 

More from Mariah: 

●    Femtrepreneur: http://www.femtrepreneur.co/ 

●    Your First 1K: http://www.yourfirst1k.co/ 

●    Webinar Rockstar: http://www.webinarrockstar.co/ 

  

More from Megan

●     Megan Minns: http://www.meganminns.com/ 

●     Free Squarespace Video Course: http://www.freesquarespacecourse.com/ 

●     Website in a Box: http://www.websiteinabox.co/ 

Sep 13, 2016

In this episode, we’re answering Nancy’s question: “Let’s talk about summer launches. Will it hurt to have a summer launch or should I wait until the fall?”   

 

Timing a launch is a common source of anxiety for course creators, but it’s way less complicated than it seems! We discuss why the audience of your course plays the biggest role in deciding the season of your launch, and the pros and cons of launching in the summer versus the winter.  

 

If you like to see things visually mapped out, download our free worksheet to help you figure out the best time to launch your show. 

 

Topics Discussed in this Episode: 

  • Does launch time matter? (00:35) 
  • Timing your launch to fit your audience’s needs (2:05) 
  • Benefits of a summer launch (6:20) 
  • Why you shouldn’t stress about a winter launch (8:20) 
  • Timing your first launch (11:30) 

 

If you want to see the unedited video version of these recordings, head over to thefemshow.com/youtube to see the raw video footage of each episode. 

 

Quotes Worth Sharing: 

“There are so many other factors that decide if your launch is successful or not. The date you launch is not the make-or-break factor” - Mariah  

“The best thing about having your own business is that you get to make the rules” - Megan 

 

Resources Discussed in this Episode: 

  • Get the 12 Month Launch Planner Worksheet at http://thefemshow.com/6 

 

Don’t Forget! 

  • If you liked this episode, please subscribe to the Femtrepreneur Show on iTunes, and leave a rating and a review. It might seem small, but reviews make a big impact and help us get more amazing guests for you and keep bringing you the best strategies and tools for free each week! 
  • If you want to discuss this episode with us and a whole community of awesome ambitious entrepreneurs, make sure to join our free Facebook group: http://thefemshow.com/community  
  • Join the conversation on social media by using the hashtag, #thefemshow 
  • More of a visual person? Want to see what we look like? Every episode of The Fem Show can be found on our YouTube channel: http://thefemshow.com/youtube 
  • Have a question you want answered on The Fem Show? Submit your questions for us here!: http://thefemshow.com/ask 

 

More from Mariah: 

●    Femtrepreneur: http://www.femtrepreneur.co/ 

●    Your First 1K: http://www.yourfirst1k.co/ 

●    Webinar Rockstar: http://www.webinarrockstar.co/ 

  

More from Megan

●     Megan Minns: http://www.meganminns.com/ 

●     Free Squarespace Video Course: http://www.freesquarespacecourse.com/ 

●     Website in a Box: http://www.websiteinabox.co/ 

Sep 6, 2016

 On this episode of The Femtrepreneur Show we’re joined by Sarah Morgan, blogger and online course creator at xoSarah.com. We discuss how to make your transition from client work to course creation as easy as possible, the true reality of running multiple online courses, outsourcing, niches, and creating courses on a level system.  

  

Topics Discussed in this Episode: 

  • Introducing Sarah Morgan (2:20) 
  • How Sarah transitioned from client work to generating passive income (6:15) 
  • Sarah’s products and income streams (8:50) 
  • Why everyone wants to create an e-book (12:20) 
  • Should I simplify my courses? (15:00) 
  • Topic-based courses vs step-by-step classes (17:37) 
  • The evolution of a course: Badass Babes and beyond (23:20) 
  • Why having a simplified course load is better than the “launch high” (32:20) 
  • Emotional connection and sunk cost (35:48) 
  • Why outsourcing can be tricky (37:05) 
  • Sarah’s predictions for the future (43:45) 
  • Benefits of tiered courses and Facebook groups (45:20) 
  • Staying loyal to your niche (50:40) 
  • What’s next for Sarah Morgan? (56:30) 

 

If you want to see the unedited video version of these recordings, head over to thefemshow.com/youtube to see the raw video footage of each episode. 

 

Quotes Worth Sharing!: 

“I felt anxiety unpublishing my courses. But then you do it and you’re like, ‘Oh, okay, that feels good! Now I don’t have to deal with that. One less thing to promote’”- Sarah 

“Even if you think you have the perfect puzzle, pieces will change as time goes on” - Megan 

“To become an expert at something you need to train for 10,000 hours. You can’t take a course and now you’re an expert. It doesn’t work like that” - Sarah 

“Stick with those weird-ass niches. That’s where the money is” - Mariah  

 

Resources Discussed in this Episode: 

 

Don’t Forget! 

  • If you liked this episode, please subscribe to the Femtrepreneur Show on iTunes, and leave a rating and a review. It might seem small, but reviews make a big impact and help us get more amazing guests for you and keep bringing you the best strategies and tools for free each week! 
  • If you want to discuss this episode with us and a whole community of awesome ambitious entrepreneurs, make sure to join our free Facebook group at http://thefemshow.com/community  
  • Join the conversation on social media by using the hashtag, #thefemshow 
  • More of a visual person? Want to see what we look like? Every episode of The Fem Show can be found on our YouTube channel:http://thefemshow.com/youtube 
  • Have a question you want answered on The Fem Show? Submit your questions for us here!: ·    http://thefemshow.com/ask 

 

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