my fave biz resources


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.