My Daily Business Podcast

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By: Fiona Killackey, My Daily Business

(formerly My Daily Business Coach podcast). Do you love your business? You should, right? Well sometimes, as small business owners, we just don't. The My Daily Business podcast is here to provide inspiration, education and motivation for small business owners who want to fall in love with their business again and build a business they can be proud of. Hosted by Fiona Killackey, author, speaker, business coach and founder of My Daily Business, this podcast includes business coaching, interviews with small business owners and tips, tools and tactics to help you scale your small business without scaling the stress. Grab...

5 tactics to move through the fear of being seen in business
#402
Last Wednesday at 2:00 PM

In this episode, Fiona talks about the common fear of being seen in business. From understanding the root of your apprehensions to taking small steps towards visibility. Tune in!

You'll Learn How To:

How to shift focus from worry to value creationIdentifying and questioning the root causes of fear around visibility in business.Manageable steps towards overcoming the fear of being seenRecognizing and exercising control over the narrativeShifting focus towards the value you offer to your audience and potential customersEmbracing the realization that you have the resilience to navigate through challengesPractical insights and encouragement for listeners...


5 super quick content ideas for service-based businesses
#401
04/08/2024

In this episode, Fiona shares five quick content ideas for service-based businesses, offering practical tips and examples to engage your audience effectively. Tune in!

You'll Learn How To:

Creating behind-the-scenes or day-in-the-life contentHighlighting business milestones and markersAddressing key frustrations experienced by clientsLeveraging social proof through testimonials and reviewsDemonstrating values alignment to engage with your audience

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Taking customers on a journey with Phoebe Bell of Sage x Clare
#400
04/03/2024

In this episode, Phoebe returns as a special guest reflecting on the journey from her second-ever interview on episode 4 to now. They discuss the evolution of Sage and Clare and navigating family dynamics within the business. Tune in!

You'll Learn How To:

Evolution of Sage and Clare from early days to nowExperience of hiring and building a teamFamily dynamics within the business, including Phoebe's sister and husband being part of the teamAdvice for those intimidated by the tech side of e-commerceDeveloping and implementing a loyalty program for the businessChallenges and successes in outsourcing technical workChallenges in...


5 super quick content ideas for product-based businesses
#399
04/01/2024

In this episode, Fiona shares quick content ideas tailored for product-based businesses. She also shares practical tips for engaging with audiences effectively. Tune in!

You'll Learn How To:

Importance of creating diverse content for product-based businessesUtilizing simple techniques for showcasing product usage through visualsDemonstrating the process of creating productsEngaging audiences with interactive contentLeveraging customer testimonials to build social proof and trustProviding behind-the-scenes glimpses Exploring seasonal uses for products to maintain relevance throughout the year

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What I have learned from almost 400 episodes of a podcast
#398
03/27/2024

In this episode, Fiona talks about the valuable lessons that she learned from almost 400 episodes of her podcast. She also discusses the purpose and objectives of the podcast. Tune in!

You'll Learn How To:

Overcoming procrastination and perfectionism to start the podcast.Balancing preparation with maintaining authenticity and spontaneity.Avoiding complacency and consistently delivering valuable content.Ensuring alignment with the podcast's brand and audience.Recognizing the natural fluctuations in podcastingChallenges of maintaining consistency in podcast productionOvercoming creative blocks and finding new content ideasImportance of perseverance and staying committed to podcastingInvesting in quality software, people, and platforms<...


What is your training budget?
#397
03/25/2024

In this episode, Fiona discusses the importance of having a training budget. She also shares her work experiences and emphasizes the need for ongoing learning and upskilling to stay competitive in business. Tune in!

You'll Learn How To:

The absence of a common agreement on training budgetsImportance of training budget for self-development and staff upskillingThe challenge of keeping up with evolving business demands and technologies.Utilizing training budgets for courses, mentorship, educational programs, and skill development.Encouraging staff to identify training needs The necessity of ongoing learning and growth to avoid stagnation in business.Budgeting for t...


Sustainable Luxury with Jessie Frances of Cappuccinos and Consignment
#396
03/20/2024

In this episode, Fiona chats with the fabulous Jesse Frances from Cappuccinos and Consignment where she shares her insights on content creation, self-care, and building a business. They also talked about how Jesse's authenticity and passion shine through in her approach to style, entrepreneurship, and connecting with her audience. Tune in!

You'll Learn How To:

Authenticity in content creationBalancing personal life with content creationEmbracing imperfection and authenticity on social mediaThe love-hate relationship with social mediaHandling negative comments and criticism onlineUnderstanding the deeper meaning behind hurtful messagesPrioritizing self-care and personal style amidst busy schedulesThe importance of normalizing...


The second biggest threat to health?
#395
03/18/2024

In this episode, Fiona talks about the importance of finding stillness amidst the noise of everyday life. She also discusses the benefits of incorporating stillness into daily routine. Tune in!

You'll Learn How To:

Personal experience with noise pollutionEffects of noise pollution on healthImportance of stillness in daily lifeVarious ways to find stillnessBenefits of incorporating stillness into daily routine

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Supporting Local Creativity with Suki McMaster
#394
03/13/2024

In this episode, Fiona chats with the delightful Suki McMaster, an illustrator extraordinaire whose creativity knows no bounds. Suki also shares insights into her journey, discussing her unique path to entrepreneurship. Tune in!

You'll Learn How To:

Establishing a successful business in a new countryThe creative process behind Suki's diverse product rangeBalancing creativity with practical business aspectsOvercoming challenges and adapting to market demandsThe importance of personal connections in businessStrategies for effective marketingLearning to delegate and seek support in business growthFinding alignment between business approach and personal valuesReflecting on proud moments

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The #1 thing to do to achieve your business goals
#393
03/11/2024

In this episode, Fiona shares the power of breaking down overwhelming tasks into manageable steps.  From starting a podcast to managing finances, practical tips are provided to facilitate progress. Tune in!

You'll Learn How To:

Breaking down overwhelming tasks into manageable stepsStarting a podcast: overcoming comparisons and focusing on the first stepUtilizing tools like GarageBand for podcastingApplying strategies from writing a book to achieving business goalsManaging finances and revenue streams effectivelySetting realistic goals

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