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About Jim F. Kukral
Jim Kukral delivers insightful and entertaining content to growth-oriented organizations on attention-getting marketing, creative branding and understanding how customers think, react and most importantly, buy.
* One of the top experts (24+ years) in creative marketing and Web business building
* A ten-time author of books on marketing, entrepreneurship, motivation and publishing
* An adjunct professor (10+ years) for The University of San Francisco’s Internet Marketing Online Program
* An award winning blogger and producer of popular content that has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, USA Today, Brandweek, BusinessWeek, Entrepreneur.com, Huffington Post, Forbes, Inc. and more
* A well accomplished business owner who started and sold two online marketing agencies with hundreds of employees
* A rehabilitated politician who won his first election by a landslide, then lost his last election by 35 votes
* A dynamic keynote speaker on creative marketing, that delivers a “gentle kick to the brain” message that leaves guests with pages of notes to take back to the office to implement
* A father of two and happily married (21-years) husband who likes to go fishing in his spare time
With a passion for speaking and teaching, Jim travels around the world to teach brands and business owners on how they can apply his UNSKIPPABLE method to their marketing and brand mission to generate positive ROI-based outcomes and purposely attract lifetime customers.
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ANYONE can do this. It depends on how bad you want it.
Do you want it?
This is a short, fast read that will kick you in the pants and make you believe and understand how you can do it.
NO fluff here. You can read this in a short plane ride and you will walk away educated and excited about how you can build your own business around a lifestyle.
This book, and the two volumes that will come after it, are written to help you understand how to live the life you always wanted, by building a business that can help you get there. A business that doesn’t control you. A business that doesn’t force you to work 80-hour weeks, or work on something you absolutely dislike.
There is absolutely no reason you shouldn’t have the life you always wanted. Life is too short to live that way. The stories and examples from the lifestyle entrepreneurs in this book will open your mind to this very true reality and hopefully get you to finally understand these facts.
So let’s get down to business. It’s time to change the way you think and show you how possible all of this can be.
Struggling to reach the people who matter? Discover a new mentality to help you stand out from the crowd.
Having trouble making an impact in today’s distracted world? Are your online efforts falling on deaf ears? Have tried-and-true marketing tactics led to nothing but disappointment? Keynote speaker and thought leader Jim F. Kukral is a recognized business branding expert whose work has appeared in the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal. With his finger on the pulse of the modern marketplace, he’ll show you how to use today’s connection-driven mindset to make the most of your life and work.
Your Journey to Becoming Unskippable demystifies a world where customers think and act differently. Using case studies and anecdotes, Kukral shares how to stop consumers from scrolling past your content and get them to start paying attention. Written in a conversational style, this book helps instill followers with true belief in your business, giving you a powerful edge over your competition now and well into the future.
In Your Journey to Becoming Unskippable, you’ll discover:
- Intuitive stories that show you the practical application of groundbreaking concepts
- How to let go of old ideas to avoid mistakes and plan for the changing times
- New ways of thinking that rise above old-fashioned marketing and earn lifetime customers
- Tactics to showcase common-held beliefs to help you attract the right attention
- Methods to employ the “unskippable” concept right away for immediate results, and much, much more!
Your Journey to Becoming Unskippable is your essential guide to changing the way you achieve true success. If you like practical ideas, no-nonsense approaches, and honest advice from a renowned expert, then you’ll love Jim F. Kukral’s fresh take on today’s transformed business world.
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In todays social Web marketplace, attention equals revenue. When you direct more attention online to your brand or business, you drive more long-term revenue. Regardless of who you are or how small your business is, you can have a huge impact using free Internet tools...provided you understand and correctly apply the latest techniques.
Attention! gives you an educational and motivational guide to using social media to market your brand or business online. In three parts, you'll discover everything you need to know to get off the ground and thrive in the social mediasphere, including
- The tools, techniques and tricks to get attention online and turn that attention into profit
- The theory behind the importance of making your mark on the Internet
- How other businesses and individuals made money from online marketing
Whether you're just starting your business, just moving it online, or already established and looking to take your business to the next level, Attention! is the key to success.
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If you are a content creator of any kind, this short book is going to change your life and business for the better.
Pick up a copy if you are an artist, musician, or author/writer or Youtube video-maker, or blogger or comedian or anyone who creates any type of content that is consumed by an audience. Yes, that means you, the gal who writes a blog on gardening, or the guy who is in charge of content marketing at your agency, and even you, the chef who creates amazing food and wants to find more ways to “Go Direct!” to her fans.
Read this book if you want to:
- Find out how comedian Louie C.K. defied the middlemen and worked around the gatekeepers to earn over $5 million by Going Direct! to his fans
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This book is for everyone who desperately needs to find a way to cope with the jerks, the idiots and the terrible people in our lives.
The truth is, we’ve all got a little bit of jerk, idiocy and terribleness inside of us. The question is, just how much? Want to find out? Read this book. And maybe the even more important question; when we meet people who have a Chernobyl level of it all pumping through their veins, how are we supposed to deal with them?
This is NOT a book for people who get offended easily. If you want to have some fun by exploring the inner, most dark thoughts we all have in our minds about how to deal with people who drive us crazy… then this book is for you. If you are bothered by those things, it’s probably best if you look for a book about unicorns and rainbows. Yes, you are better than us.
Have you ever felt yourself secretly wishing that the guy who cut you off in rush hour would spill boiling coffee in his lap and drive into a ditch? At any point in your life do you wonder how your co-worker managed to get the raise you deserved even though they are so obviously unqualified because they can’t even spell their own name correctly? Have you ever been perplexed why there are so many truly terrible people in the world who seem to exist just to mess with you?
Told in a fun, conversational tone, you will gather an understanding of how the world, and humans, have raced to the bottom and how to free yourself from letting these jerks, idiots and terrible people control your life.
It’s gonna be a fun ride. You in?
Excerpt from the book...
#1 Reason - Laziness
I don’t think there’s an easy way to put this. I have to assume that you’re lazy. Every single successful person works their butts off to get where they are. It’s ok to be lazy. Just admit it. But don’t whine about not being rich and successful, ok?
#2 Reason - Entitlement
Only a few people in the world are part of the lucky sperm club. You and me? We gotta work to get what we want. Quit thinking you are owed something. You’re not. Get to work.
#3 Reason - Fear
You are afraid, plain and simple. Afraid of looking silly. Afraid of what your friends and family will say. Afraid of everything. Look, you’re either going to stop being afraid, or you’re not. Nobody can convince you to stop. Imagine though... what awaits you when you stop with the fear excuses?
#4 Reason - Negativity
You may not realize it, but the people you associate with might be negative assholes. They could be soul-sucking beings who don’t want anyone to be successful. Get rid of them, now! Surround yourself with successful people. People you want to be like.
#5 Reason - Stop Thinking
How much do you want to bet you have paralysis by analysis? You think way too much about what you could or should do. Doers get what they want, and everyone else gets what they get. Stop analyzing and start doing.
#6 Reason - No Goals
You plan nothing. You believe that someway, somehow, everything you always wanted will just magically happen. So you “play it by ear” and wait. You need goals to shoot for. Otherwise, you’re just treading water.
#7 Reason - “They”
There’s no “they”. There’s no secret group of people that controls your success or failure. You’ve made that up to make you feel better about yourself. The truth is you, and you alone, control your success in life/business/everything. It’s easy to blame “them” though, isn’t it? Weak.
#8 Reason - No “X” Factor
You can’t do it because you’re not pretty enough. Or don’t have a strong personality? You don’t have the “X” factor? Wow, what an unbelievably lame excuse. The truth is even jerks, idiots and boring people can be just as successful as anyone else. Your problem is you don’t believe it yet.
#9 Reason You’re Not As Successful As You Should Be - Time Waste
You’re a classic time-waster. You spend hours and hours every day working on not-working. You do things that aren’t productive. How are you ever going to get anything done, or reach any goal if you keep wasting time? You’re not. So you might as well give up now if you’re going to keep this path.
#10 Reason - Social B.S.
You spend way too much time in social media land. You waste probably about 50% of your productive hours of the day doing this. The sad part is, you know it, but you can’t stop. So you can’t get anything done that matters.
#11 Reason - Think Small
You think way too small. You are constantly looking only a day or a week ahead instead of years ahead. Because of this, you never get anywhere, and you never lead; you always follow.
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Who is this book for?
* You should read this book because it will help you generate more sales and leads
* You should read this book because it will help you learn how to get more publicity for your brand
* You should read this book because the people interviewed in this book have collectively over 150-years of experience dominating their industry and niche
And here’s the BIG reason. You should read this book because after you read it, you’re going to be excited, energized, amazed, and ready to run through a brick wall to implement the strategies and techniques and lessons you will have learned. Here’s a tip: Put your helmet on first. Those bricks are tough!
What’s in the book?
This book truly covers the vast expanse of Internet marketing from start to finish. The topics you will read and learn about include:
Word of mouth marketing
Customer service success secrets
Web broadcasting & podcasting techniques
Motivational & entrepreneurial startup tips
Book authoring & professional speaking tips
Niche publishing business case studies
Search engine marketing tactics
Business branding & tagline techniques
Landing page optimization
Pay per click strategies
Viral marketing techniques
Web video production & promotion
Sales & marketing success & case studies
Website copy writing & design
And remember, these business-changing tips and lessons are delivered to you from the mindset of a small business owner to the small business owner (you). Everything you will learn in this book is something you can take back to the office today and implement tomorrow, with minimal cost. And who doesn’t want that?
"Stop! Don't buy a domain name until you read this book first."
From the Author...
I’ve always been fascinated and entertained by fun, memorable domains names. Well, not just the domains, but the actual businesses and the ROI behind them as well. If a domain name is used well together with a creative idea, you can create a killer marketing campaign that can skyrocket your sales, leads and publicity for your business or brand.
And that my dear reader is the entire short premise of this book.
It’s brilliant really. Think about it. For the low cost of under $10.00, you can build an explosive, and memorable creative marketing campaign that will get customers to remember who you are.
It doesn’t get simpler than this, or cheaper.
Using a domain name to market your new idea, or your business, or to review an old project or whatever, is simply a smart thing to do. This book is written to not only inspire you into taking action, but also to help you understand how others are doing it and how you can do it too.
But Is It Really A Marketing Plan?
By no means is the $7.95 Marketing Plan a real marketing plan. My apologies to all the MBA’s out there who fell of your chairs when you saw the title of this book. Of course it's not a "real" marketing plan in the true definition. (Frankly, we think those are overrated in my most cases anyway).
However, If you’re so inclined to be one of those people who feel the need to have a full marketing plan in place then I highly recommend you do that. You're just not going to get that kind of crazy talk here where we do things willy-nilly (that's a highly technical term for half-assed).
For me, well, I’m more of a “let’s throw it up there and see if it sticks” kind of marketing guy. Not only does this allow me to move faster than well, everyone else, but it also allows me to fail more often than most. And to me, failure is just another step toward success. So if you’re like me, be warned, moving ahead on frivolous marketing campaigns as described in this text can be a risk to your long-term success.
There, I said it. I'm covered now right? I'm sure the MBA's still hate me. But then again in my defense… Doing it my way is way more fun and sometimes, more rewarding.
Especially when you just catch lightening in a bottle and even more so when it only cost you only $7.95. :)