Karen Strunks | Social Media & Business Success For Daring Entrepreneurs | Business Speaker | Social Media Trainer | Social Media School
Sunday Night, Monday Morning…

Sunday Night, Monday Morning…

WANTED!! Daring entrepreneurs and soon-to-be entrepreneurs who are ready to take on the world and show it what you’ve got! You are saying ‘enough’ to the status quo and how life and work ‘should be’. You are craving a on…

Cut the crap: How to get the important things done!

Cut the crap: How to get the important things done!

Let’s say you want to do work that you love AND you want to make progress on your dreams and goals and actually build your business and not just have it limp along like an old raggedy, but dear family…

Heads Or Tails?

Heads Or Tails?

Heads or tails? Which one are you ? Which one do you want to be? Are you going to react to every email that hits your inbox the moment it arrives? or Are you going to schedule time to write…

What my diary looks like today

What my diary looks like today

Listen in. 14 mins My first tweet of the day; Hey Thursday! What’s happening?! My friend @priddy replied and asked me what my plans were (thanks for asking !) And thus came the inspiration for today’s blog post. I LOVE…

How to position yourself for success in your industry

How to position yourself for success in your industry

Listen in. 4 mins. (Sorry about the crackles. Naughty necklace ) Where you do see yourself in your industry? Do you see yourself at the top of your game? As the the go­-to expert in your field? The thought leader?…

5 Fast Motivation Tips

5 Fast Motivation Tips

Listen in. 9 mins Motivation eh! It comes and it goes. It seems to turn up when it feels like it and disappears just as quickly, leaving us wanting more! I got an email from a good friend and fellow…

Stop Flatlining Through Life

Stop Flatlining Through Life

Listen in. 7 mins I had a dream last night. It scared me. I was on a beach standing on some really big rocks talking to a woman. I’m not sure who she was but she was friendly and looked…

Suck it up, buttercup

Suck it up, buttercup

That was a phrase that ran frequently through my head for most of yesterday. I don’t even know where it came from. It’s not a phrase I would normally use. I think I must have been imagining what one of…

What’s your secret power?

What’s your secret power?

  Maybe your secret power is the ability to predict the future! It astounds everyone around you. They wonder how you do it. You know the secret is simply deciding what you want, and then taking the actions that will…

Opportunity seeks opportunity seekers

Opportunity seeks opportunity seekers

Last week I had a catch up coffee with my friend Ian. He’s a bit of an expert in human behaviour and what drives people and I’ve got a really big interest in it too and find it fascinating. We…

Social Media Analytics Is Fun (honest!)

Social Media Analytics Is Fun (honest!)

ANALYTICS! Wait, stop! Don’t leave. Analytics can be……fun? Yes, yes. It’s T.R.U.E! And easy! Really! And the best part is, you don’t actually have to have an analytical type of mind to get started with social media analytics! #BONUS I’m…

How to launch your online products!

How to launch your online products!

First up. Check your foot. Is it on the breaks? Have you got an idea for something that you think people would really LOVE and that can be delivered online, but you haven’t, y’know, done anything about it? It’s time…

You can’t do THAT!

You can’t do THAT!

      These are just a few of the things I’ve been told…. You can’t walk out of your job just like that – you’re throwing away a good position and a regular wage. You can’t go from earning…

Show me your funnel!

Show me your funnel!

This blog post was going to be called…. I’ve got a funnel and I know how to use it (Fuzzbox anyone?!) Or How I accidently created my product funnel Or Funnel Schmunnel! There are some phrases in business that make…

Who’s got your back?

Who’s got your back?

When we start our own businesses and put ourselves out there, then we’ve got to have, or create, some self-belief. We’ve got to know that our ideas are going to work. Or we’ve got to, at least, convince ourselves for…

Stop pussy-footing around and start standing out online

Stop pussy-footing around and start standing out online

During the last 7 years or so, since I’ve been online and using social media and running my businesses the landscape has change so much. Sometimes you have to run to try and keep up! The things that worked online…

When a workaholic takes a break

When a workaholic takes a break

Last weekend I took a break. Like a proper break. Away. Into the countryside. Away from my work! Away from my passion! *insert dramatic music* And whilst most people would being dying to have a break from work and switch-off,…

7 Days To Surefire Self-Confidence

7 Days To Surefire Self-Confidence

Hey everyone! I hope you had an awesome long weekend! I had a massive chill-out time, but then it wasn’t long before I was itching to create something new! You might remember a few weeks ago when I asked you to…

Why you should have your own newsletter community

Why you should have your own newsletter community

Thinking of running your own newsletter? It’s never too early to start your newsletter and grow your newsletter community. If you haven’t got a newsletter already, start now! Go for it. It’s the ONE thing I wish I had done…

Are your clients making you happy?!

Are your clients making you happy?!

One of the many reasons that people sack their boss and create their own income is because they want more control and say in their own lives, and one of those areas is who they work with and spend time…

Push GO!

Push GO!

I want to give you a heads-up that my AMAZING early bird offer to join the Big Bold Business Academy for daring entrepreneurs ends Soon! Even if you are feeling a bit of hesitation, ask yourself what is really stopping you?…

How to deal with hagglers

How to deal with hagglers

We all LOVE a bargain right? Who doesn’t enjoy doing a good deal?! But if you are getting customers who are CONSTANTLY trying to break your price then I want you to think about whether you are attracting the right…

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