How to Avoid FOMO in Your Career

How to Avoid FOMO in Your Career

Whether you’re launching a business or climbing the corporate ladder, there are going to be many times in your career where you experience a fear of missing out. You see your colleagues joining various committees or work groups, others in your field are launching podcasts or YouTube channels, and your peers are constantly telling you […]

My 90 Day Year

My 90 Day Year

As I mentioned in a recent newsletter, I spent the first quarter of 2018 participating in Todd Herman’s 90 Day Year* program. Todd, who has a background in sports psychology, helps driven business owners perform at a higher level and dramatically grow their business. Although I had been familiar with Todd’s work for a while […]

Why You Should Work with Experts

Why You Should Work with Experts

Despite what my wife may tell you, I don’t claim to know it all. I have a passion for learning, so while I’m constantly expanding my knowledge and honing my skills, there are very few fields that I can honestly claim to be an “expert” in. I understand how to run an effective Facebook ads […]

Why Productivity?

Why Productivity?

In a recent podcast episode (which you can listen to above), I addressed a question I’m frequently asked: Why productivity? If the mission of Branding Outside the Box is to help driven entrepreneurs and aspiring leaders become more memorable, how does productivity fit in? How does increasing your productivity help you make a more lasting […]

How Batching Tasks Increases Your Productivity

How Batching Tasks Increases Your Productivity

I write this on Tuesday. On most Tuesdays, you will find me writing. Any blog post, newsletter, website copy, or Facebook ad copy you have read was most likely created on a Tuesday. That is because Tuesdays are for content creation. On many Fridays you can find me standing on a chair, surrounded by lighting, […]

The Three Most Important Goals for Your Career

The Three Most Important Goals for Your Career

As driven entrepreneurs and aspiring leaders, we have ambitious goals. There is a lot we want to accomplish and often, not a lot of time to do it. We are constantly dreaming up new ideas, learning new things, and building new connections. We have a lot on our plate and continue to pile more on. […]

How to Create New Habits

How to Create New Habits

When I coach our clients on ways to increase their productivity, I am often met with resistance. I’m not a tech person, these tools are too overwhelming. Planning and scheduling takes even more time, I’d rather just DO it. There aren’t enough hours in the day with my [day job, side hustle, family, home, etc.] […]

Overcoming Mental Roadblocks

Overcoming Mental Roadblocks

 When it comes to increasing productivity and accomplishing more, I find that most of the roadblocks are mental. We feel like our schedules are completely full and cannot accommodate any more. When we’re not sure we can finish a project before our next meeting or obligation, we decide there’s no point to even start […]

Let’s Launch Your Brand Together

Let’s Launch Your Brand Together

Branding is not done in a bubble…but it can sometimes feel that way. When it comes to launching your personal brand, much of the brainstorming and crafting is done on your own. But how do you know you’re on the right track? How can you get feedback? What does it take to feel confident you’ve […]

7 Easy (and Free) Ways to Establish Your Personal Brand

7 Easy (and Free) Ways to Establish Your Personal Brand

Having a memorable and favorable personal brand is crucial to your career success. A personal brand is the key difference between being unremarkable and being unforgettable. Once you’ve created your tagline and brand summary using your Personal Brand worksheet, you’re ready to convey your brand message to the world. But how? While many companies spend […]