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books

I'm an avid reader and often prescribe books like doctors prescribe medicine. Here are some that have made the greatest impact in my business and thinking:

The E-Myth Revisited,* by Michael Gerber
The War of Art,* by Stephen Pressfield
The 12 Week Year,* by Brian P. Moran and Michael Lennington
Essentialism,* by Greg McKeown
The Four Hour Workweek,* by Tim Ferris
Pumpkin Plan,* by Mike Michalowicz
Profit First,* by Mike Michalowicz
Tribes,* by Seth Godin
Ask,* by Ryan Levesque


tech

CONTRACT SIGNING SOFTWARE

  • Hellosign | for getting contracts signed by email

WEBSITE + COURSE CREATION

  • Squarespace | for my website
  • The New Kajabi* | for my online courses (use this link to save 15% off any plan)
  • Camtasia for Mac | for creating screen recordings

EMAIL SOFTWARE

  • Mail Chimp | if you're just starting to build your list
  • ActiveCampaign* | if you need some more bells + whistles

PODCAST

  • Libsyn | for hosting the episodes
  • Blue Yeti Microphone *| for great recording sound
  • POP Filter* | for even better sound from my mic
  • ECamm  | for recording the interviews

SCHEDULING + TO DOs

  • Calendly  | for scheduling client and podcast guest appointments
  • Asana | for the daily to-do list and team collaborations
  • Aisle Planner* | for event professionals needing a project/client management tool  (use code ANNETTE for a 25% off your first 3 months)

ACCOUNTING

STOCK PHOTOGRAPHY


* Heads up! Items marked with an asterisk are affiliate links. This means that if you purchase an item using this link, I may earn a commission.  I only recommend products that I love.