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BTI #120: Top 10 Mistakes That Will Get Your Pitch Thrown Out

Beyond the Image Podcast

Release Date: 08/11/2020

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After last week’s episode, I had dozens of you reach out to me. Thank you for listening and reaching out! The overwhelming response was to do more deep dives into this industry. So we will!

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BTI #310: The Worst Coaching Experience I Ever Had show art BTI #310: The Worst Coaching Experience I Ever Had

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I have become fascinated by the business and commoditization of advice, mentorship, guiding, leadership.

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So many of you have to work with photographers a lot and they (myself included) can make things a lot more complicated than they need to be. So in this episode, I want to talk about photo-speak and all the things photographers do that can be a little confusing, daunting, and frustrating for you as the client.

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BTI #308: Warning! Be Careful What You Sign show art BTI #308: Warning! Be Careful What You Sign

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Today, I am digging something out of my filing cabinet that I have had for a handful of years. It’s a contract from 2016 that a client of ours sent us. The reason she sent us this contract that she received from a magazine is because it raised a lot of red flags. Let’s dissect this contract together to help you with future contracts that may come your way.

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On today’s show, I want to talk about what happens when someone tries to stand in your way. It could’ve been an industry competitor or someone close to you who tried to push you away from the work that you wanted to do.

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If you haven’t noticed, there has been a buzz on Instagram. The December issue of Shape Magazine will be the final print issue of the Shape publication. This is starting to bring back the conversations surrounding the sustainability of print magazines. 

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I was reflecting on a conversation I was having with a client the other day. They were wanting to shift the services that they were providing to their clients. However, in their eyes, there was a problem; no one was hiring them for the services they wanted to provide. This is “the chicken and the egg” scenario and we are diving into it in today’s episode.

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BTI #304: Overcoming Entrepreneur Guilt with Jeanette Edwards show art BTI #304: Overcoming Entrepreneur Guilt with Jeanette Edwards

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As a new father I took a few weeks off for paternity leave and when I got back into the office, I felt this weird sense of guilt and divided responsibility between my son who is at home, and myself who is sitting in my office. I realized that this is something that so many entrepreneurs are struggling with; parental guilt of dividing their time up between our business and our family.

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BTI #303: Resilience Through Rejection with Kimberly Lynn show art BTI #303: Resilience Through Rejection with Kimberly Lynn

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Entrepreneurs are not given a roadmap to succeed. What we have is an open landscape and we don’t know which direction to go, nor which obstacles we will face.

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I was thinking about the Friends episode where Phoebe was helping Monica do her catering job. At a funeral they were catering, they were trying to find the right time to give the client the bill. This can be really awkward, especially as an entrepreneur. How do you make the transition from doing the services to, “Okay, this is the bill.” 

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If you are not receiving responses from your pitches to magazines it is because one of two reasons. The first is that the editors are busy, haven't noticed or just don't ned you right now. The second is that you have unfortunately committed one of the Top 10 Mistakes to avoid when it comes to pitching to the media.

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