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LOE 030 – It Doesn’t Take Much To Say Thanks| Customer Service 101 w/ Shannon Bush Solo Show

LOE Podcast 030 It Doesn't Take Much to Show You Care _ Shannon Bush | Marketing Coaching Perth | Business Coach

In Episode 030, your host, Shannon Bush shares some insider tips on customer service for small business owners.

She shares her recent experience of poor customer service which left her feeling very disheartened. Shannon shares how small business owners have such an incredible opportunity to really make a big difference with some small actions to really show clients you care about them and they are important.

Listen in to discover some of the things Shannon utilises in her business to show she cares about her clients and how they to her and Creative Possibility. It can be as simple as a hand written card just to say thank you.

Are there ways in your business that can allow you to improve your customer service with your clients? Reflect on what you currently do and see if it can be done better or differently.

Mentioned Links and Links To Connect

Join the Thriving Entrepreneur Facebook group for women entrepreneurs

Subscribe to Totally Thriving digital business magazine

Connect with Shannon on her Facebook business page

Connect with Shannon on Instagram

The next round of Shannon’s signature program for women in business, Market To Thrive is open for registrations. Places are limited and the early bird is available until 15th May (saving you $100). Find out more and secure your place here.

Notable Quotes

“As small business owners, we have such an incredible opportunity to really make a big difference with some small actions to really show our clients that we care about them and they are important to us.”

“It’s those little things that we can do to show people that we care and that they are important – that’s what customer service is.”

“Every human being wants to know that they matter.”

“What’s one thing that you can introduce into your business, that is relatively low cost, starting this week that you can do to let the people you are working with that they are important and that they matter to you?”

LOE 029 – Content Marketing Barriers | Shannon Bush + Swapna Thomas

LOE 029 Content Marketing Barriers and What To Do About Them _ Swapna Thomas | Business Coach Marketing Coaching Perth

In Episode 029 of Law of Effortlessness Podcast, Swapna Thomas is back to talk all things content marketing including the barriers and what to do about them with your host Shannon Bush.

Shannon and Swapna dive deep into the barriers they have both seen with their clients around content marketing and content creation. Not only do they talk about the barriers but they also offer you some solutions to try if you struggle with content marketing. The wisdom shared between these two ladies is something you need to immerse yourself in and try to put in place with your business.

If you worry that you don’t have anything to say or that there is so much information on the topic you want to create content on, don’t let that stop you from sharing your knowledge on that topic. There is always a different perspective or different angle to share on a topic. Shannon and Swapna encourage you to get creative and make it effortless.

Enjoy this podcast episode and be open to see what you can take away from this episode and implement in your business to boost your confidence and production of content marketing and content creation.

Mentioned Links and Links To Connect

Listen into Swapna’s new podcast Fearless Creators or sign up for her DIY Content Strategy Toolkit here.

Join the Thriving Entrepreneur Facebook group for women entrepreneurs

Subscribe to Totally Thriving digital business magazine

Connect with Shannon on her Facebook business page

Connect with Shannon on Instagram

The next round of Shannon’s signature program for women in business, Market To Thrive is open for registrations. Places are limited and the early bird is available until 15th May (saving you $100). Find out more and secure your place here.

Notable Quotes

“Blogging is one way of creating content for you audience – but that is just one half of the puzzle. The other half is delivering that content to your audience in a way they can consume it and actually take action on it.”

“You have to spend time or money on your content creation and marketing that content.”

“There is always something new to share about a topic. There is always a different perspective or different angle to share. Get creative.”

“Raise the bar of the content that you are creating.”

“What kind of expectations do you have from your marketing strategies and content strategies because this is not a short-term plan, it’s a long-term game and you should have that vision for your marketing.”

“Have patience and hang in there.”

LOE 028 – What Are You Celebrating | Business Reality Check | Shannon Bush Solo Show

LOE Podcast 028 What are you celebrating_ Business Reality Check _ Shannon Bush

In Episode 028 of Law of Effortlessness Podcast, Shannon Bush guides you through the how to of a Business Reality Check. We are now at the end of the first quarter of the year in business and Shannon encourages you to take stock of what’s been working and what hasn’t.

She gives you some insightful tasks on how she does her business reality check so you can try them for yourself.

Shannon asks a very important question: What are you celebrating? It is so important to answer this question for yourself. Take notice of the small things that you can be celebrating. What are you celebrating in your business and in your life right now? Listen in to this solo episode to discover how you can make business easier.

Be open when you listen in to this insightful podcast episode and learn to trust your intuition as a woman. Your intuition is so powerful. Are you ready to step into your power? To become truly fearless?

Mentioned Links and Links To Connect

Join the Thriving Entrepreneur Facebook group for women entrepreneurs

Subscribe to Totally Thriving digital business magazine

Connect with Shannon on her Facebook business page

Connect with Shannon on Instagram

Notable Quotes

“Take the time to review, look at what’s going on and to give yourself the reality check to be honest and open with yourself.”

“Be open to celebrate the things you have actually achieved.”

“Write down a list of the things you are celebrating and are going to celebrate.”

LOE 027 – Become Fearless | Women’s Intuition with Dr Ricci-Jane Adams | Podcast

LOE 027 A Woman's Intuition _ Dr Ricci-Jane Adams | Business Coach | Perth Marketing Coach | Women in business Perth

In Episode 027 of Law of Effortlessness Podcast, Shannon Bush talks with Dr Ricci-Jane Adams from the Lightworker Institute about women’s intuition. They talk deeply about the blocks and the things getting in the way for women being women in the world.

They discuss the power of knowledge and the need to be educated and know about things. Do you feel disconnected in your life?

Listen in to hear Shannon and Dr Ricci-Jane talk about the disconnection women often feel. They look into where it started and how it affects women today. Dr Ricci-Jane talks about the fear women often have around intuition. She reveals your fear is not that you don’t have intuition; your fear is that you know exactly what you have to do and it terrifies you because it means you have to step outside of the expected role you have been sanctioned to play.

Be open when you listen in to this insightful podcast episode and learn to trust your intuition as a woman. Your intuition is so powerful. Are you ready to step into your power? To become truly fearless?

Mentioned Links and Links To Connect

Connect with Ricci-Jane in all the places she’s hanging out online, her website, Facebook business page and group I am a Lightworker, Instagram, and You Tube

Join the Thriving Entrepreneur Facebook group for women entrepreneurs

Subscribe to Totally Thriving digital business magazine

Connect with Shannon on her Facebook business page

Connect with Shannon on Instagram

Notable Quotes

‘When women gather together either physically, virtually or online we create a supercharge, and things that seemed impossible on our own suddenly are moved effortlessly without necessarily needing to know why that is happening.’

‘There is power in gathering together and creating a coherence out of that.’

‘When a woman says, she doesn’t know what her intuition says, that is not true. You have just not been taught to trust that part of yourself.’

‘Your fear is not that you don’t have intuition; your fear is that you know exactly what you have to do and it terrifies you because it means that you have to step outside of the expected role that you have been sanctioned to play.’

‘Do without doing, and everything gets done.’

LOE 026 – Authentic Business The Smart Chicks Way | Podcast

LOE 026 Authentic Business the Smart Chicks Way _ Courts & Kirsty | Business Success Summit | Small Business Marketing

In Episode 26 Shannon Bush talk to Smart Chicks, Courts Lippett and Kirsty Bonner about authentic business and doing business the Smart Chicks way. They discuss the evolution of Smart Chicks as a brand and how it all came about with each of these inspiring women sharing a little about their personal business stories before partnering together and branding themselves as the Smart Chicks.

Shannon poses an important question to Courts and Kristy and together they reflect on their views on the future of women in business and opportunities available to women in business in this time in the world.

They discuss the importance of setting boundaries not only in your business but also your personal life. The ladies converse about your zone of genius, referenced from one of our favourite books here in the Law of Effortlessness community, Gay Hendricks ‘The Big Leap’. And they talk about how, as a women you can create a business around the things you love.

When talking through the things that have helped them to grow their business Courts and Kirsty, in their beautiful demonstration of authentic business also talk outsourcing and the ladies views on that to move your business forward. Listen in and enjoy this fun interview to discover more gems of wisdom.

Mentioned Links and Links To Connect

Connect with the Smartest Smart Chicks and authentic business cheerleaders Courts and Kirsty via their upcoming online business summit. It starts on 27th March, 2017 and is not to be missed. Register here to listen into their 25+ interviews with entrepreneurs you’ll want to learn from. There’s going to be an abundance of effortlessness for sure!

Connect for more Smart Chicks goodness on their Facebook page and in the Smart Chicks Coterie, their inspiring, energetic Facebook group.

Join the Thriving Entrepreneur Facebook group for women entrepreneurs

Subscribe to Totally Thriving digital business magazine

Connect with Shannon on her Facebook business page

Connect with Shannon on Instagram

Notable Quotes

‘Have a big vision but really listen to the audience that you’re attracting.’

‘Don’t just create something and then try and sell it. Create your audience and then find out what they need and then make sure you’re servicing them.’

‘Channel your energy in your own positivity.’

‘Women can create a business around what they love.’

‘Outsourcing – do it sooner rather than later!’

‘If you don’t ask, the answer is always no.’

LOE 025 – Power of Self Value with Laura Elkaslassy | Podcast

LOE 025 The Power of Self Value _ Laura Elkaslassy Women and Money | Business Coach Perth

In episode 25 of Law of Effortlessness Podcast, host Shannon Bush discusses the power of self value with Laura Elkaslassy, Profit Pioneer from Adroit Business Solutions. This second of 4 weeks of powerful conversations in celebration of International Women’s Day is powerful and not to be missed.

They talk all things Profit First and how it’s a cash management system and a way of setting up your business accounts to focus on profit and ensuing there is ample funds to cover business expenses, taxes and more.

Laura and Shannon ask some hard-hitting questions that make you really look at how you do things in your business.

What is your end goal in your business?
Is it just to get by?
Do you want more from your business?

Shannon and Laura challenge you to love your money. Make it work for you.

Listen in and be inspired to look at the way you do things and see if you can do them more effortlessly. You will not be disappointed.

Mentioned Links and Links To Connect

Connect with Profit Pioneer Laura to find out more about the power of self value on the web or on her Facebook business page.

Join the Thriving Entrepreneur Facebook group for women entrepreneurs

Subscribe to Totally Thriving digital business magazine

Connect with Shannon on her Facebook business page

Connect with Shannon on Instagram

Notable Quotes

‘Profit in business is often an after thought for so many people’

‘Profit First is a cash management system, it’s a way of setting up your business accounts. Revenue minus profit equals what’s left for your expenses. It’s a way of controlling how much you spend.’

‘Do your systems support your goals or are they stopping you from achieving these goals?’

‘What’s your end game for your business? This is something that females in particular don’t think about in their business.’

‘Its about time we actually own how amazing we are at what we do, and how much we have to offer the world. And part of that is being paid for what you are offering, whether its that exchange or expertise. And then treating and loving your money the right way. Its self love, it really is because how awful does it feel when your money is out of control and you don’t actually know whats going on, you feel stressed, you feel that lack mindset as well, and what are you teaching your children or your partner or your friends?’

‘Fall in love with your money’

LOE 024 – International Women’s Day | Periods & Business w/ Stasha Washburn | Podcast

024 International Womens Day Business Period Stasha Washburn

Welcome to Episode 24 of Law of Effortlessness, a special episode for International Women’s Day 2017.

In this episode, Shannon Bush talks with Stasha Washburn, The Period Coach. Shannon and Stasha discuss all things about your period and how it impacts your flow in business. Discover how it is so important for women to have a safe container, a space, the ‘red tent’ of the days of past in order to talk with each other and help each other to move forward.

Being in business provides a beautiful opportunity to work with our schedules and our cycles. As a woman our energy is very much dictated by your period so it’s not something to ignore.

Find out just how much your cycle can effect the flow in your business and how best to support yourself and other woman throughout the month. It can be as simple as understanding the best way to schedule your work throughout from week to week.

Shannon poses a beautiful question to Stasha: How as women do we take better care of ourselves and as a sisterhood help and guide each other to take care of each other and ourselves? Stasha has some wonderful thoughts on this that you just have to hear. Ever wonder how can things be easier? Be an egg – allow things to come to. you

Mentioned Links and Links To Connect

Connect with Stasha on the web, in her Facebook group, on her Facebook page and via Instagram and Twitter. You can download a copy of Stasha’s free charting mandala here.

Stasha has also generously extended an offer to any listener wishing to join the March round of her Happy Hormone Cleanse. Register here and use the code EFFORTLESS at checkout to save %50!

Join the Thriving Entrepreneur Facebook group for women entrepreneurs

Subscribe to Totally Thriving digital business magazine

Connect with Shannon on her Facebook business page

Connect with Shannon on Instagram

Notable Quotes

‘Its so important for women to have a safe container, that space, the red tent of the days of past in order to talk with each other and help each other.’

‘With being business we have that beautiful opportunity to work with our schedules, our cycles and definitely as a woman it is dictated so much by our period.’

‘How as women do we take better care of ourselves and as a sisterhood help and guide each other to take care of each other and ourselves?’

‘Just start the conversation.’

‘How can things be easier? Be an egg – allow things to come to you.’

LOE 023 Part 2 – Magnetic Me | Personal Leadership Insights | Podcast

Law of Effortlessness Podcast | Personal Leadership Archetypes | Episode 23 part 2 | Business Coach Perth | Women's Strengths

In Part 2 of Episode 023 of Law of Effortlessness Podcast, Shannon reveals the remaining archetypes in her Personal Leadership Style framework and she also talks about her new program ‘Magnetic Me’. You can listen to Part 1 of Episode 023 here.

Shannon delves into the final 6 Archetypes which are revealed in this episode: Mother Nurturer, Networker Connector, Pioneer Seeker, Queen Ruler, Shapeshifter Alchemist, and Visionary Creator.

Discover what these ladies’ key messages and what their key questions are. Knowing your archetypes opens you up to a whole new way of existing in the world. A way driven by your strengths and a way that gives you permission to be who you truly are.

Shannon shares an overview of her new ‘Magnetic Me’ program which focuses on unlocking your Effortless Success Zone – it taps you into a way to work to your strengths through knowing your Personal Leadership Archetypes.

The ‘Magnetic Me’ program runs over 4 weeks and covers:
Week 1 – Who am I?;
Week 2 – Realising your strengths;
Week 3 – Transform your challenges;
and Week 4 – Permission to be you.

Find out more about Magnetic Me, including detailed information about what’s covered in each week’s live content call here

Mentioned Links and Links To Connect

Find out more about Magnetic Me, Shannon’s new month long online program launching early April 2017 here

Join the Thriving Entrepreneur Facebook group for women entrepreneurs

Subscribe to Totally Thriving digital business magazine

Connect with Shannon on her Facebook business page

Connect with Shannon on Instagram

Notable Quotes

Mother Nurturer:
‘Key message: To self nurture first and to grow and be open.’
‘Key Question: Where am I not nurturing myself?’

Networker Connector:
‘Key message: Has a mission that centres on bringing others together to connect and grow’
‘Key Question: Where am I not feeling connected?’

Pioneer Seeker:
‘Key message: To look within for the treasures as she takes a transformational journey or rite of passage from innocent maiden to mature and powerful woman’
‘Key Question: What do I already know and have that is a treasure?’

Queen Ruler:
‘Key message: Ruler-ship with generous compassion’
‘Key Question: Where am I feeling threatened? Why am I feeling threatened?’

Shapeshifter Alchemist:
‘Key message: Your greatest power comes in being you’
‘Key Question: How can I allow myself to been seen or visible?’

Visionary Creator:
‘Key Message: Visioning and actioning creative possibility’
‘Key Question: Where am I not expressing myself?’