“One you recognize that the purpose of your life is not to serve your business, but that the primary purpose of your business is to serve your life, you can then go to work on your business, rather than in it, with a full understanding of why it is absolutely necessary for you to do so.”
-Michael Gerber Author of, E-Myth Revisited
It is the dream all of us lady entrepreneurs have: running a business that serves your life not one that keeps you slave the the work, we all crave that freedom. Some think more clients, more money, more time, more ______ (Fill In Your Blank Here) will finally give you and your business the freedom that you have been craving. However, the answer is not doing more work, but actually doing less work!!
By less work, we mean implementing systems within your business that streamline workflow and allow for easy transition between employees, increased profits, and most of all increase time!!
Go to work on your business, not in your business! Here are 3 easy automated marketing systems to make this dream, your reality!
We love Planoly, an Instagram visual planner, analyzer, & scheduler, because they allow users to arrange the look of their Instagram feed with their DRAG & DROP feature. They are able to schedule content & draft captions days, weeks, or months in advance and Planoly will send reminders to publish straight to your phone. They also allow users to track analytics to better understand your audience, collaborate and manage team members and roles, manage & reply to your comments in one place, and discover, curate, + repost user-generated content from your community! It's a great site for everything Instagram!!
Social media has undeniably changed the way brands and customers communicate. Sprout Social's social media management tools can help you and your team monitor, respond, measure and collaborate to ensure smarter and faster communication. Sprout’s Smart Inbox makes it easy for you and your team to manage social communication so you never miss a message that matters to your business. Lady Bosses are able to schedule & publish posts anytime, anywhere. Finally, they allow business' to view network, profile and message-level insights for one or many profiles with in-depth Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram Analytics.
MailChimp is so much more than an email marketing automation system. With Mailchimp you can: Send an onboarding series to introduce new subscribers to your business or organization. Automatically follow up with customers after a purchase and recommend other products that they’ll love. Surprise your best customers with a coupon triggered by their shopping behavior. Remind customers of the products they’ve left in their cart and encourage them to complete their transaction. Re-engage inactive subscribers. With MailChimp, you get enterprise-level automation without any of the headaches!
Automation is the key to growth. The key to a deeply intentional life.
It is the key to your business!