Dia Darling on ditching thoughts and people that no longer serve you

Dia Darling on ditching thoughts and people that no longer serve you

Hey hey, welcome to the Human Connection podcast, I’m your host Brittney Lynn and today’s interview is with my dear friend Dia Darling from DiaDarling.com and the Creatives Crushing Anxiety podcast

Dia is a project manager and mindset and CEO coach who helps entrepreneurs follow their passions online while keeping their lives balanced. She believes you can have a successful online business while still enjoying your life.

Dia is a light in this world and I’m so thankful to call her a friend. Our conversation was SO good.

Before we dive into the interview I wanted to share with you about two FREE webinars I am hosting this week.

There is one tonight, October 20 at 7pm CT / 8pm ET called the Top 5 Mistakes People Make When They Pitch Themselves

We will cover:

  • 5 common mistakes people make when they start pitching themselves for media and visibility opportunities
  • How to STAND OUT from your competitors and become the go-to person in your industry
  • Where to start when you’re just getting started with pitching yourself
  • How to know which places to pitch yourself for the biggest ROI

Head to brittneyllynn.com/mistakes to sign up for that webinar.

And then another one this Thursday, October 22 at 12pm CT / 1 pm ET, called Leaving a Legacy – How to Prepare for 2021 Being Your Most Visible Year Yet.

We will cover: 

  • Why you need a visibility plan for 2021 (and why you need to start working on it NOW)
  • 3 myths that may be holding you back from being visible (and how to combat them)
  • The best way to leave your mark on the world
  • Two tricks to help you get more comfortable with pitching yourself

Head to brittneyllynn.com/legacy to sign up for this one! 

Alright, now let’s get into the episode!

Dia Darling on ditching thoughts and people that no longer serve you

Show notes

In today’s episode, you’ll find out:

  • Dia’s journey through self-discovery and finding her way as an online entrepreneur
  • Tips on ditching things, and people, that no longer serve you (particularly during this year of stress and turmoil of social justice and human rights issues)
  • What visibility means to her and how what she thought this year would look like
  • Her insights on manifestation, energy transfers and showing up as you are in the world
  • Her experience reaching out to people who felt “out of reach” in the online entrepreneur space and the amazing conversations she’s been able to have.

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Get comfortable with being uncomfortable

Get comfortable with being uncomfortable

Welcome to another episode of the Human Connection podcast, I’m your host Brittney Lynn and today’s episode is another solo episode and we are….getting uncomfortable! Mmhmm. 

Now before you turn off the episode, hear me out. I know most people don’t prefer being uncomfortable. It’s easier for us to stay comfortable and do what we’ve always done.

But…if we want to make change in the world, we’ve gotta get uncomfortable. So buckle up friend and tune in! It won’t be horrible, I promise 🙂 

Quick reminder that there is still time to sign up for my free challenge, Pitchfest, where you’ll learn how to send and land your first media pitch!

You’ll learn: 

  • Day 1: Why PR is one of the best ways to increase your reach in 2020 and beyond and how to narrow in on your pitching purpose so you can be confident that media outreach will yield positive business results
  • Day 2: How to identify the topics you can pitch so that you are positioning yourself as a leading expert in your industry
  • Day 3: How to figure out the best places to pitch yourself so that you can get in front of the right audience who are actually interested in what it is that you sell
  • Day 4: The tools you need in place to pitch yourself (all free!) so you can easily incorporate media pitching into your weekly routine without spending hours wasting time
  • Day 5: How to craft your first pitch and SEND IT (happy dance included!)

Head to brittneyllynn.com/pitchfest to grab your spot!

Get comfortable with being uncomfortable

Show notes

In today’s episode, you’ll find out:

  • Why we need to get uncomfortable if we want to make lasting change in the world
  • My own struggles and insecurities with getting uncomfortable and being visible
  • Why you need to embody your message before it can become a movement

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How to pitch publications

How to pitch a publication

Welcome to another episode of the Human Connection podcast, I’m your host Brittney Lynn and today’s episode is our last episode in our “how-to” series and we are covering how to pitch yourself to a publication!

In case you missed the last two episodes in the “how-to” series, you can click the links below to listen to past episodes!

Before we dive into the episode, I want to share with you I am running my free 5-day challenge Pitchfest again next week, starting October 12!

This free challenge helps you land your first podcast interview, publication quote, or local tv interview!

You’ll learn: 

  • Day 1: Why PR is one of the best ways to increase your reach in 2020 and how to narrow in on your pitching purpose so you can be confident that media outreach will yield positive business results
  • Day 2: How to identify the topics you can pitch so that you are positioning yourself as a leading expert in your industry
  • Day 3: How to figure out the best places to pitch yourself so that you can get in front of the right audience who are actually interested in what it is that you sell
  • Day 4: The tools you need in place to pitch yourself (all free!) so you can easily incorporate media pitching into your weekly routine without spending hours wasting time
  • Day 5: How to craft your first pitch and SEND IT (happy dance included!)

Also, there is a pop-up Facebook group where I’ll go live each day answering your pitching questions and helping you nail down your message. 

PLUS this time there will be some sweet bonuses for those who participate and get that pitch sent. It may or may not include Amazon gift cards and a chance to win a free spot in my course, Impact + Influence. Maybe

Click here to sign up and grab your spot!

Alright now let’s get started with today’s episode, pitching to publications.

How to pitch publications

Show notes

In today’s episode, you’ll find out:

  • Why you should consider pitching yourself for a publication feature
  • Common misconceptions on pitching yourself to publications
  • What journalists want to see in a pitch
  • How to come up with relevant, timely topics to pitch yourself on
  • Where to pitch yourself 
  • Where to start when you’re first starting to pitch publications
  • How to craft your publication pitch

Resources mentioned during the episode

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Allie Morris Nute on the messiness of the creative process and getting out of a creative rut

Allie Morris Nute on the messiness of the creative process and getting out of a creative rut

Today’s interview is with Allie Morris Nute of Verb House Creative and founder of Bespoke Content Club,  the only marketing + content creation membership for product-based entrepreneurs. Allie provides content creation, copywriting, & digital marketing strategy services to incredible ladies she calls her clientfriends.

Allie and I actually have shared many of the same clients which is why we get along so well. She is so good at helping people get to their heart of why they’re doing their business. A super insightful interview that I think you’ll enjoy!

Also, at the top of the episode, I share all about my program, The Amplified Expert Academy. If you’re ready to be seen as a known, go-to expert in your industry but don’t know how to position yourself to relevant media outlets and are looking for a done-WITH-you offering, this is one you won’t want to miss. Tune in to hear more about it and click the link below to learn more and submit your application. We start NEXT WEEK!

Let’s get to the episode details!

Allie Morris Nute on the messiness of the creative process and getting out of a creative rut

Show notes

In today’s episode, you’ll find out:

  • Allie’s thoughts on the messiness of the creative process and how it manages you (not you managing it)
  • Tips for getting out of a creative rut
  • Combating imposter syndrome
  • How both product and service-based business owners can utilize their email lists and nurture their subscribers (and turn them into buyers)
  • Her controversial thoughts on online courses

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How to pitch TV

How to pitch TV

Today’s podcast episode is all about how to pitch for TV segments!

TV is at an interesting place in time where most interviews are being done remotely — which means you can pitch to a ton of different markets (locations) across the U.S. instead of having to physically be in studio for the interview.

Doing tv interviews not only increases your credibility as an expert in your industry but it can also help you pitch to national tv as well as help build your speaking career and so much more. 

During this solo episode, you’ll learn everything you need to know about how to for a local tv segment.

At the top of the episode, I share more about my new program, The Amplified Expert Academy, that begins October 5th. Don’t delay on submitting your application!

So let’s get started!

How to pitch TV

Show notes

In today’s episode, you’ll find out:

  • Why you should consider pitching yourself for a tv segment
  • Common misconceptions on pitching yourself to tv
  • What producers want to see in a pitch
  • How to come up with relevant, timely topics to pitch yourself on
  • Where to pitch yourself (and WHO to pitch)
  • How to craft your TV pitch

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Azul Terronez on how to write a book and untrain your editor brain

Azul Terronez on how to write a book and untrain your editor brain

Hey hey, welcome to the Human Connection podcast, I’m your host Brittney Lynn and today’s interview is with book whisperer Azul Terronez of Authors Who Lead.

Azul helps leaders write and publish books that people love so they can create their brand, grow their audience, and increase their influence.

Azul’s TEDx talk “What Makes a Good Teacher Great” has been viewed over 1.6 million times. Azul’s clients have included Wall Street Bestseller, Pat Flynn from the Smart Passive Income Podcast, Jadah Sellner co-founder Simple Green Smoothies and Dana Malstaff the founder of Boss-mom.

Guys…I never thought I would ever entertain writing a book (I actually share a story about this at the top of the episode and a conversation I had with Azul when we first met) but….there might be something there. Who knows! Maybe your girl will become an author one day.

Also, at the top of the episode I share all about my new program that’s opening up, The Amplified Expert Academy. If you’re ready to be seen as a known, go-to expert in your industry but don’t know how to position yourself to relevant media outlets and are looking for a done-WITH-you offering, this is one you won’t want to miss. Tune in to hear more about it and click the link below to learn more and submit your application.

Let’s get to the episode details!

Azul Terronez on how to write a book and untrain your editor brain

Show notes

In today’s episode, you’ll find out:

  • The most common fears people have with writing a book and what holds most people back from ever putting pen to paper
  • Advice for anyone who has a dream of writing a book but doesn’t feel “ready” 
  • What to do when you have too many ideas
  • How to get out of your own head and get clarity on why you’re writing your book
  • What to do when you feel like you have writer’s block
  • How to untrain your editor brain

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How to pitch TV

How to pitch a podcast

How to pitch a podcast

Hey hey, welcome to the Human Connection podcast, I’m your host Brittney Lynn and today’s episode is all about how to pitch podcasts!

I love podcasts. Podcasts are truly the reason why you’re here today. If I hadn’t found podcasts, I would have never started a business. 

During this solo episode, you’ll learn everything you need to know about how to pitch a podcast.

At the top of the episode, I share more about my new program, The Amplified Expert Academy, that begins October 5th. 

So let’s get started!

How to pitch a podcast

Show notes

In today’s episode, you’ll find out:

  • Why I love podcast pitching as a place to start when you’re pitching the media
  • What podcasts hosts look for when they are searching for guests to feature
  • How to come up with topics to pitch yourself on
  • How to find the right podcasts to pitch yourself to
  • How to craft your podcast pitch
  • The importance of follow up

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Michelle Sanchez on how to stand out from your competitors & why consistency is an important habit

Michelle Sanchez on how to stand out from your competitors & why consistency is an important habit

Welcome back to the Human Connection podcast, I’m your host Brittney Lynn and today’s interview is with branding strategist Michelle Sanchez!

Michelle and I met through our mastermind, the CEO Roundtable, and I love her approach to brand strategy and storytelling. To her, branding isn’t just about colors and logos…it goes SO much deeper than that. 

We talk about a variety of topics listed below and I can’t wait for you to tune in! Also, at the top of the episode, I share all about my new program that’s opening up, The Amplified Expert Academy.

If you’re ready to be seen as a known, go-to expert in your industry but don’t know how to position yourself to relevant media outlets and are looking for a done-WITH-you offering, this is one you won’t want to miss. Tune in to hear more about it and click the link below to learn more and submit your application.

Michelle Sanchez on how to stand out from your competitors & why consistency is an important habit

Show notes

In today’s episode, you’ll find out:

  • What “branding” really is and how it helps you connect on a deep, intimate level with your ideal audience
  • How to stand out from your competitors in a crowded industry
  • How to realign your business with your brand values during hard times
  • What value-led actions are and why it’s important as a business owner to always be leading from your values
  • The importance of consistency to become a trusted expert in your industry

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How to pitch in 2020

How to pitch in 2020

How to pitch in 2020

Hey hey, welcome to the Human Connection podcast, I’m your host Brittney Lynn and today’s episode is all about how to pitch in 2020.

Yes, this year has been one unexpected situation after another and pitching the media, whether it’s podcasts, publications, or tv, has been affected as well.

So I’ve decided to do a how-to series here on the podcast for the next few solo episodes. 

This episode will cover general, overarching pitching tips — no matter if you’re pitching a podcast, a publication, a tv segment, an influencer to work with…etc.

Then I will have separate episodes that will cover: how to pitch a podcast, how to pitch a publication, and how to pitch tv. Stay tuned for those over the next few weeks!

So let’s get started!

How to pitch in 2020

Show notes

In today’s episode, you’ll find out:

  • What a “pitch” is and how to send them
  • How to determine your goals for pitching yourself
  • The questions to answer when figuring out your messaging and where to pitch yourself to for best exposure
  • How to craft a pitch and the importance of your email subject line
  • The one thing you need to do to increase your chances of getting a YES for a pitch you send

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Ginny Krauss on how to discover your greatness

Ginny Krauss on how to discover your greatness

Hey hey, welcome to the Human Connection podcast, I’m your host Brittney Lynn and today’s interview is with greatness coach Ginny Krauss!

Ginny and I have become fast friends over the last few months because we had about a million mutual friends in common and we finally came to terms with we should be besties!

You know those people that come into your life and you’re immediately like, yep this gal is going to get me and we’re going to get real deep real fast? Ginny is that person for me.

Before we dive into the episode, I want to share with you a new offering I am opening up.

I’ve been dreaming up what’s next for my business and I’ve been really trying to find a solution for entrepreneurs who are not quite ready to invest in our monthly done for you retainer but really want access to me / my team to help them develop an ongoing PR strategy that routinely sends them new business leads each and every month as well as grow as a known authority in their industry.

I’ve come up with a 6-month program that consists of a combination of personalized support and group coaching that will help you reach the masses across a variety of media platforms and spread your message far and wide…leading more people into your program, membership, or service.

This program is for online entrepreneurs who are at least 2 years into running a business, have a proven done for you service, online program/course, or membership and are ready to take on new clients and customers (this is not for my physical product based peeps). 

We are starting in October and we are now accepting applications at brittneyllynn.com/apply

If this describes you I’d love for you to check it out and apply if it’s a fit for your needs. 

Alright, let’s dive in!

Ginny Krauss on how to discover your greatness

Show notes

In today’s episode, you’ll find out:

  • What does stepping into your greatness mean and how to discover your greatness
  • Pivoting in business when there is fear and the reinventing yourself process
  • What it’s like to sell a business (yes, she has had multiple businesses before the one she is running now!)
  • The importance of journaling (and yes…she’s challenged me to start journaling)
  • The most common fears that every entrepreneur has and how to overcome them

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