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Stop Planning, Start Doing: Why Researching Your Course Content is Holding You Back

Great courses have been well researched and are brimming with useful, implementable and factually correct information.  So of course a bit of research is going to be on the cards for all of us Edupreneurs.     However, way too many edupreneurs use ‘research’ as the perfect procrastination station and never get to market. They…

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Why You Need To Stop Waiting For Your Perfect Online Course Idea

“I Don’t Have the Right Online Course Idea Yet!”  Ever heard yourself say this? If so, this post is for you……   Every day I hear people say to me things like ‘I’m not creating any courses yet because I’m just waiting until I figure out what my topic should be’; or ‘I’m going to…

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4 Ways To Overcome The Overwhelm of Online Course Creation

  Whether it’s the first course you’ve created online, or your 1000 th , there’s nothing quite like creating something that has the potential for millions of people to access and benefit from. Despite the excitement of this prospect, it can also incite fear and overwhelm into a course creator and freeze them in their…

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11 Ways To Beat Self-Doubt & Imposter Syndrome When Creating Online Courses

Here is a simple fact: it is IMPOSSIBLE to know EVERYTHING about a topic.  There is so much information, science, data, opinions, studies, theories, ideas, discussions and more out there that it is an impossibility to keep up with and retain all of that information in our human heads. As an educator and course creator,…

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What I Learned About Being a Great Teacher…. (from murderers and thieves….)

What I learned about how to be a great teacher from murderers and thieves….   What makes a great teacher? There are countless ways to measure the success factors of a great teacher, and many of them are subjective or immeasurable in their nature. The fact is, there are many factors that must combine to…

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How To Think Your Way To Success: What I learned from John Assaraf about succeeding

In October 2016 I had the extremely fortunate opportunity of attending the Thrive conference organised by Cole Hatter and his family, with much thanks to Thinkific who made me aware of the event. I had already booked my tickets before even getting to the 5th speaker in the lineup overview. I knew that it was…

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Success – It’s Not In Your Moments of Glory

Only 18 months ago I felt like I didn’t have an ounce of breath left in me. The business I’d worked so hard to build took a brutal hit when a number of my clients were unexpectedly hit by a sudden Federal budget cut and it left them all unable to see their contracts through…

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To Avoid Being Scammed

9 Critical Warning Signs To Avoid Being Scammed in The Online Course Creation Industry

9 Critical Warning Signs To Avoid Being Scammed in The Online Course Creation Industry ***Online marketers are probably going to tear me apart for writing this whistle-blowing article*** We’ve all heard the statistics that the online learning industry is now worth BILLIONS of dollars. This is amazing, but it sadly also means that the education…

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68 Books That All Online Course Creators Should Read

As online course creators, it is just as essential for us to stay on top of our game with continuous professional development, as it is for our learners to stay on top of theirs by learning from us.   My team at MainTraining have come up with a list of 68 Must Read Books For Online…

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How To Teach a 'Skill' in Your Online Courses

Are you teaching a new ‘skill’ to your learners in an online course? Teaching online requires very different approaches to teaching face to face for obvious reasons.  But from my experience working with online instructors, what is not so obvious, is HOW to do it differently. There are many ways to skin a cat, and…

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