The Healthy Social Media Mindset Class with Marion Wagner
How do you maintain a healthy social media mindset while still growing your business, presence, and influence? Today we’re joined by Business Mindset Coach Marion Wagner, a former school psychologist who helps entrepreneurs scale six-figure online businesses. She shares crucial strategies and insights so you can create healthy boundaries and choose the best social media channels to make authentic connections with your ideal clients!
[0:00] Introduction to Marion Wagner and the topic of building a healthy social media mindset – Marion shares her story and how she shifted from being a school psychologist to a business mindset coach.
Three Ways Social Media is a Blessing
[5:26] #1 You can create connections and build relationships with people easily – an example of how it’s used to reach out to people.
[5:54] #2 You can show a more human side or a behind-the-scenes look at your business – how it shortens the window of getting a cold lead to know, like, and trust you.
[6:18] #3 You can easily showcase what you do and what you offer – some examples illustrating how an active social media presence attracts clients.
The Importance of Creating Boundaries with Social Media from a Business Standpoint
[8:46] #1 Time – key questions to ask yourself.
[9:23] #2 Identity – the importance of knowing who you are, what you offer, what you stand for, and why you’re there.
[10:09] #3 Vanity metrics – the danger of giving too much weight to the number of followers or likes.
[12:53] Social media channels that would best serve freelancers and virtual assistants – examples of strategies that would be most effective for you depending on who your ideal client is.
[14:09] The importance of having a home base for your business online – how a branded website is an advantage.
[15:38] Four signs that you might need some better boundaries for social media – important examples of how you can be consumed by social media.
Four Ways to Create Healthy Boundaries with Social Media
[19:18] #1 Make a list of what you’re going to do before you open up a social media app – how it prevents you from getting distracted.
[19:51] #2 Set a timer – examples of how it creates a sense of urgency.
[20:12] #3 Remind yourself that social media is a business tool – how to set boundaries when you’re working on your business.
[20:40] #4 When self-comparison pops up, ask yourself why you’re having that reaction – how it’s a good thing to recognize your thoughts and reframe them.
[22:32] The importance of being strategic and intentional on social media – the challenge of maintaining time boundaries.
[23:41] Words of encouragement to help you level up your skills in social media – strategies to ensure you spend your time wisely so you reach your ideal clients.
[25:50] How both social media and your website are ways to provide people with solutions and build affinity
[26:37] How to get to know Marion
[27:48] How to learn more about Freelance University’s training programs
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