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4 Must-Read Marketing Books for Financial Advisors

As a financial advisor you’re always learning. You might be taking classes or reading blogs like this one. Another way you’re learning, is by reading books. Books are a great resource for financial advisors. They can provide in depth information, be a steady resource to turn to, and provide a […]
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Motivate to write your Business Plan

How having a positive attitude leads to financial success for financial advisors

We all remember the magic from Peter Pan. With just a sprinkle of pixie dust, and few happy thoughts, you can fly. Well, the business world isn’t exactly like that. Just thinking happy thoughts won’t make your financial advisor practice soar (neither will pixie dust, by the way). Having a […]
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What are the influences and motivations of a financial advisor’s target market?

As a financial advisor you need to know your target market. If you don’t know who your potential clients are and their characteristics, how can you find them and win their business? Additionally, if you aren’t focused on a specific group and simply market your business to anyone, you might […]
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When Should a Financial Advisor Hire a Junior Advisor?

Why hire a junior advisor? I’ve been working with financial advisors on practice management and business development since 2004! I’ve seen every type of advisor, business model, and financial advisor brand that you could imagine. In the evolution of your practice, every financial advisor gets to a point in their […]
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39+ financial advisor marketing ideas that rock

39 Financial Advisor Marketing Ideas That Rock

Need to come up with some really awesome ideas for your practice? Stuck in a rut with your marketing? Need a kick in the rear to get going? Financial Advisor Marketing Ideas I’ve been working with Financial Advisors as a Business Coach since 2004. I love the industry and the […]
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Change!

Changing the Financial Advisor Brain – Creating Future Change

There is one major thing that almost all my financial advisor clients have in common. It’s not their personality – I work with all personality types. It’s not their marital status – I work with single and married clients. And it’s not their geographic location – I work with clients […]
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competitive advantage

How Financial Advisors Can Create a Competitive Advantage

When I was studying at the University of Hawaii in the late 80’s, every single textbook about marketing contained information about “competitive advantage” and how to achieve it. Although my major was International Business, I was fascinated by the topic of marketing and it became my focus for growing my […]
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A Financial Advisor Business Plan Template You’ll Want to Use

Get motivated to grow your business! It is SO IMPORTANT for my Financial Advisor clients to write a Business Plan! WHY? Because I like to say, if you don’t have a business development plan that is written and easy to follow, you will NOT grow your business as fast and […]
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