Thu, 16 September 2021
Digital Course Fails From a So-Called Professional (*facepalm*)
I love a good blooper in any form -- from America’s Funniest Home Videos to a Kristin Wigg outtake to a “fails” reel on Instagram.
But today the tables turn and it’s yours truly who’s in the hot seat.
I’ve experienced more blunders than I can count in my 13 years of online business and I’m sharing the best (or maybe worst) of them in this episode.
From blacking out…
to being blacklisted from Zoom…
to getting a liiiiittle tipsy on Live video…
to welcoming students who hadn’t signed up for my course…
to drenching my team with tequila while live on camera…
I’ve had enough bloopers to last me a lifetime.
So I want to dedicate this episode to all of you who think that, if you’re going to create and launch a digital course, it all has to go as planned.
Because these bloopers span from my early digital course days all the way to this year -- yep, 2021 where I, the expert, should have my you-know-what sorted out.
No matter how prepared, professional, or experienced you are -- life’s just a little messy.
I’ve learned instead that it’s our job as entrepreneurs to try new things and get out of our comfort zones. And yes, every now and then, that means things backfire.
But in the grand scheme of things, we’re the luckiest.
We get to try -- and in the meantime, we gather stories, memories, and a lot of lessons learned.
And at the end of the day, we’re still standing and our businesses are still okay…even if it isn’t always perfect.
Despite these bloopers (and some of them are seriously cringe-worthy), I’ve still been able to build a massively successful business.
And you can do the same, my friend.
Also, I want to invite you to my brand new, FREE Masterclass 5 Little-Known Mistakes *Most * Course Creators Make and What to Do Instead. Let this be your first step (that isn’t as scary as doing a launch) towards creating a successful digital course.
Here’s a glance at this episode...
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