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BTI #005: What Clients Look For

Beyond the Image Podcast

Release Date: 09/19/2018

How to Set Boundaries with Melissa Paige show art How to Set Boundaries with Melissa Paige

Beyond the Image Podcast

How to Set Boundaries with Melissa Paige Hosted by: James Patrick   My guest today is Melissa Paige. She's the host of the Getting Soul Fit Podcast. Today, we’re diving into her story and how to set boundaries within your business and your life. “I don’t put myself in a situation where I sacrifice my  peace of mind for someone else’s comfortability.” IN THIS EPISODE Melissa’s story and her journey into becoming a therapist. Why healing is so important. How small choices lead to big changes. Trusting your intuition. Learning to say no without having to over explain...

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BTI #450: How to Get More Done Every Day show art BTI #450: How to Get More Done Every Day

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NOTE: Get your copy of The Legacy Planner at Do you know what really bothers me? Hyperbole. When someone says, “Oh, you have to try this. It’s the best.” Is it? Another hyperbolic expression that drives me up the wall is when someone on social media inevitably says, “I get asked all the time about ____.” When really, they just want to talk about something. Now that I’ve said that, I need to tell you I get asked all the time about how I manage to get so much done. That’s not hyperbole, I do get asked all the time. The answer is in how I manage the projects that I take on and how...

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BTI # 449: How to Price Your Services with Lesley Logan show art BTI # 449: How to Price Your Services with Lesley Logan

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How to Price Your Services with Lesley Logan  Hosted by: James Patrick   My guest today is Lesley Logan. She’s the owner and founder of OnlinePilatesClasses.com.  Today, we’re talking about pricing your services correctly. “Your business is not as fragile as you think it is.” IN THIS EPISODE Why being consistent matters. The power of YouTube. A formula anyone can use to price their services. How to get out of burnout.  Effectively making your schedule. Making shifts in your daily life that will go a long way. Being okay with making changes within your business...

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BTI # 448: Photo Shoots That Could Not End Fast Enough show art BTI # 448: Photo Shoots That Could Not End Fast Enough

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Photo Shoots That Could Not End Fast Enough  Hosted by: James Patrick   When I was in college, I got a job at Office Max one summer selling printers and various organizational tools. They also required me to work the register from time to time. On one Saturday morning, a customer came in and started yelling at me in front of not only my coworkers, but a line of patrons who started staring at the ground very uncomfortably. This customer made me call over my manager and demanded that my manager fire me.    He did not fire me, but he did apologize profusely to the customer. I...

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BTI # 447: Becoming a Millionaire on OnlyFans with Courtney Tillia show art BTI # 447: Becoming a Millionaire on OnlyFans with Courtney Tillia

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Becoming a Millionaire on OnlyFans with Courtney Tillia Hosted by: James Patrick   My guest today is Courtney Tillia. Today, we’re diving into Courtney’s story and how she got to where she is now. “They want to see that it’s possible for them.” IN THIS EPISODE Courtney’s story and what led to her transition from being a teacher. The lightbulb moment. Things in life that should be measured vs what is usually measured. All the backend work that people don’t see. How a free account can still make Courtney money. The biggest platform that makes Courtney the most revenue...

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BTI # 446: Warning Signs of BS Marketing show art BTI # 446: Warning Signs of BS Marketing

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Warning Signs of BS Marketing Hosted by: James Patrick   This may come as a surprise to you, but I was somewhat of a smartass at the youthful age of 21. I know there’s no way you believe that. But the truth is that cynicism is a part of my DNA.  There was a girl I had a crush on when I was 21 and I was trying to swoon her. One evening she invited me to join her at a meeting. I accepted under one condition; if this meeting ended up being a pyramid scheme, I would walk out.    The meeting was held at the conference room of a small hotel near the university. There was a...

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BTI # 445: Are Your Friends Holding You Back? show art BTI # 445: Are Your Friends Holding You Back?

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Are Your Friends Holding You Back?  Hosted by: James Patrick   Have I ever told you about the time I booby trapped my friend’s bed my freshman year of college? It was equal parts brilliance combined with absolutely baffling behavior. Halfway through my first year of college, I managed to convince my parents that I would get better grades if I lived on campus. The truth is, that I desired what I considered to be the most authentic and traditional college experience.    Today, we’re talking about what happened with James’s roommate, Bruce, and the actual role friends...

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BTI # 444: Launching an Amazon Seller Business with Ann Sieg show art BTI # 444: Launching an Amazon Seller Business with Ann Sieg

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Launching an Amazon Seller Business with Ann Sieg Hosted by: James Patrick   My guest today is Ann Sieg. She’s the founder of E-Commerce Business School. As an industry, we’ve gone through a lot of changes. With that, has come the need for us as entrepreneurs to diversify our income streams. Today, we’re diving into how to be successful selling on Amazon.  “Amazon is like a gauntlet into the e-commerce space and it’s the best place to start.” IN THIS EPISODE Ann’s story with becoming a successful Amazon seller. Learning how to shift. Why Amazon is a great place to...

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BTI #443: Does Your Starting Point Determine Your Outcome? show art BTI #443: Does Your Starting Point Determine Your Outcome?

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Imagine that you have two great runners. They both run the exact same race and amazingly, they finish at the exact same time. However, the difference between the runners is that one runner has perfect form. The other runner runs like a complete weirdo. Now assume you’re a coach. Which runner do you choose to take under your wing to train? Most listeners will choose the runner with perfect form. But why? Let’s talk about this scenario and dive into if your starting line determines your finish line. “Each of us needs to be substantially better at acknowledging our starting line.” IN THIS...

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BTI # 442: Did Instagram Suspend You? show art BTI # 442: Did Instagram Suspend You?

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Did Instagram Suspend You? Hosted by: James Patrick   It’s a couple times a year we try to get on Instagram and the app doesn’t seem to be loading correctly. Then, we immediately go to Twitter to check to see if Instagram is down or if people are using the hashtag #instagramdown. Maybe we go to downdetector.com and see if others are reporting outages.    But on October 31st when a lot of people got on Instagram, they received a message that said, “We suspended your account. There are 30 days remaining to disagree with this decision.”  Then the app wouldn’t let...

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In this episode of Beyond the Image, host James Patrick shares his insights of what he looks for when hiring a photographer. He discusses the process he went through in hiring a wedding photography and why the person with the highest bid ended up getting the gig.

He also refers back to his previous roles as a photo editor for both newspapers and magazines and discusses how photographers should display their work as well as onboard their clients.

Be sure to subscribe for future episodes discussing how you develop your brand, market your brand and further profit from your brand as an artist! Episodes will feature interviews with creatives as well as clients themselves discussing what they look for when hiring artists.

Also if you are interested in the free lighting tutorial from James Patrick Photography, or his digital download lighting workshop, please head over to JamesPatrickWorkshops.com

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