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I absolutely love listening to and being on podcasts, speaking and creating hands-on workshops! I’ve had a few amazing opportunities to share my story and what I’ve learned.

Goals, Time and Alignment with Lauren Black

Oct 25, 2017 BY STACIE SPEAKER

Topics discussed:

  • Right-brain and left-brain thinking to create strategic business solutions

  • How she can run 3 successful businesses when a lot of people have a difficult time with

  • Each of the businesses, and the functions that they serve and provide

  • Corporate culture, as well as individuals starting their own businesses, and where things fit for both parties within her current projects

  • The madness that drove Lauren to write all over her sliding glass doors with markers

  • Establishing boundaries and sticking to them

  • She explains that it's better for you, your employers, your family, and even your clients if you stand firm on the boundaries you set for them, and yourself

  • She discusses goal setting, and how to set them well and realistically, as well as making sure they are in alignment with what you actually value as a person

  • Stacie also mentions how moments throughout the day can be used for your advantage, without fully consuming all of your time, effort and energy

015: Lauren Black- How to Align Your Personal & Professional Goals

Sep 26, 2017 BY BIG HEART BUSINESS SHOW

Topics discussed:

  • What a purpose driven business means to Lauren
  • The inspiration for Bosscation – recreating her amazing experience away from the computer to plan for your business
  • Avoiding overwhelm through setting boundaries
  • Focusing on the things in your business that give you energy
  • The transition from her full-time design business to Bosscation, from 1:1 business model to 1:to many
  • Bosscation launch November 10th, currently beta-testing and weekly blog and video posts
  • Finding the best way to do your tasks – for Lauren a video as well as a blog post
  • Lauren's work with Project LIFT; helping at-risk girls
  • Knowing what your skill set is and finding where to give back through that
  • Her big goals: bringing christianity to Project Lift girls and helping small business owners
  • Lightening round! 
 

Lauren Black Ep 107

AUGUST 13, 2017 BY LOSE THE CAPE

Topics discussed:

  • How she runs three businesses efficiently and so that she could have more freedom in her time.
  • The point of Bosscation, a business retreat in a box, is to encourage you to get out of the house and away from the daily to reconnect in your business.
  • Getting away from the distractions of work.
  • Keeping you in tune with your core values in your business.
  • Calculating a budget of time in addition to a budget of expenses.
  • Her tips for those people who are classic “non-implementers.”
  • How intense the workbooks are – they’re more like a course on paper.
  • The whole package when creating something.
  • How Lauren is using Instagram Stories for marketing.

 

 

Creating Effective Surveys in Your Business with lauren black

JULY 20, 2017 BY PROCESS TO PROFITABILITY

Topics discussed:

  • Why you should be using surveys in your business
  • Getting to know your dream clients and creating things for them
  • The different types of surveys you can use in your business for peers, dream clients, and your clients
  • How you can survey people while having a conversation
  • Choosing the best questions to ask
  • Balancing the types of questions you ask
  • How to get responses that are relevant to your business through doing a giveaway
  • Using the answers you receive to connect with your audience
  • How long your surveys should be
  • Getting effective testimonials from your clients in an easy way
  • How surveys can help you create a course that covers everything your students are looking for
  • The importance of asking specific questions
  • How to gather information before you create a survey
  • How often to survey your audience
  • How to beta test your questions to make sure you’re getting good responses
  • How long your surveys should last
  • How to use forms and questionnaires with your clients
 

Self Made Babe Podcast 012 | Lauren Black , Legacy Loft

MAY 10, 2017 BY SELF MADE BABE

Topics discussed:

  • The Struggle to Make a Change and Setting Hard Deadlines
  • Finding Time to Create When Managing More Than One Brand
  • Deciding How to Position Yourself as a Multi-Passionate Entrepreneur 
  • Merging Your Brand Identities Seamlessly
  • Solo Retreats , Their Benefits and How the Bosscation Box Can Help You Plan the Experience
  • The CiCi's Pizza Analogy
  • Being an Introverted Extrovert - Enjoying Both Sides
  • 10 day, 30 days, 60 days and 90-day goals for Lauren
 

Tips to Avoid Burnout

AUGUST 2, 2017 BY TIPS WITH TRINA

Topics discussed:

Our best tips to avoid burnout from Lauren at Bosscation!

 

branding features

My background is in brand strategy and design... check out my branding features here!

 

BB 001: Rum & Coke with Lauren Black of Legacy Loft

JANUARY 12, 2017 BY BOSSES & BOOZE

Topics discussed:

  • 11 year old girl with autism sings hallelujah

  • Tim cook promises new mac desktops on the way

  • Jurassic Park

  • National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation

  • Legacy Loft

  • Free Branding Worksheet

 

019: GETTING FEEDBACK ON YOUR WORK WITH ELEVATE & CULTIVATE

AUGUST 8, 2017 BY GET BACK TO DESIGN

Topics discussed:

  • It's important to get used to receiving feedback

  • There is no "right way" to get feedback

  • Build trust to avoid crowdsourcing

  • Think about who you're getting feedback from

  • How to take feedback well

  • Action steps

 

SPEAKING & PRESENTATIONS

I absolutely love sharing my heart with other business owners and would love to discuss how I could add value to your audience. Here are some topics I am passionate about and would love to speak on:

  • The "Nucleus Principle" — how to ensure your business aligns with your core values and non-negotiables
  • How to create strategic marketing goals for your business, and what tactics you should really be focusing on (it might not be Instagram!!)
  • How I overcame burnout and found the best path for me... and how you can, too!
  • More than a niche: how to determine the best category to compete in to help you stand out
  • How to break free from your daily grind to strategically plan for your business
  • Brand strategy and design (my first love... check out Legacy Loft, my brand design studio)
  • Custom topics available

Success with Surveys

After you listen to the Process to Profitability podcast episode, be sure to download my free guide: Success with Surveys!

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Success with Surveys Guide

Ready to gather feedback and research to run your business more strategic? Download our 6-page guide! Complete with tips, resources for where to host your surveys and guidance on mapping out your next survey.