The Savvy Scribe

Janine Kelbach

The Savvy Scribe, a podcast for savvy nurse writers and creatives who want to grow a profitable business. Podcast episodes feature interviews, inspiration & laughter! Your Host, Janine Kelbach, RN know that you want to master your craft AND do more good while making money. That’s a vision I am behind 100% and want to help you create.

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Episode 189: Why Every Business Needs a Website With Thomas Uzuegbunem
5d ago
Episode 189: Why Every Business Needs a Website With Thomas Uzuegbunem
Today, we’re talking about why every business needs a website. My guest, Thomas Uzuegbunem, joins us today in this exciting episode of The Savvy Scribe podcast!Key points we’ve discussed:Why every business needs a website?What kind of businesses need websites?Some website-building platforms to try outHow to have a websiteThe best platform to use if you’re looking to implement SEO strategy in your websiteComparing website-building toolsHe suggests a better website tool for content managementBasic yet essential things that must be added to the websiteWebsite design tips: fonts and colorsWhere to buy a domainWhat domain variation to chooseWhat makes a website easy to navigateAbout the guest:Thomas Uzuegbunem is a registered nurse in Oklahoma and currently works in GI. His expertise is in ICU mental health ranging from inpatient to outpatient, all sorts, from pediatrics all the way to like geriatrics. He is the owner of NurseMoneyTalk and also hosts the NurseMoneyTalk, a podcast that talks about a nurse’s career, struggles and life. and the Nursing Student podcasts. He has another podcast which is The Nursing Student podcast which talks about all things nursing school and what it takes to become a nurse. Thomas aims to help nursing students become nurses and excel in their career and their nursing life. He thought of doing something different in the middle of his nurAfter Hours Entrepreneur: Your Guide to Profitable, 6-Figure YearsQuit your job. Make more money.Listen on: Apple Podcasts   SpotifyWelcome to the Savvy Scribe Podcast, I'm so glad you're here! Before we start the show, if you're interested, we have a free Facebook group called "Savvy Nurse Writer Community"I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNESAnd if you love it, can I ask for a If%20you’re%20ready%20in%20exploring%20if%20freelance%20writing%20is%20your%20next%20PRN%20job%20or%20even%20full-time,%20I%20invite%20you%20to%20check%20out%20the%20Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and visit savvynursewriter.com to help you get started today!Support the showFOLLOW & REVIEW THE SAVVY SCRIBE ON APPLE PODCASTS I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNES And if you love it, can I ask for a review? Select “Ratings and Reviews” and “Write a Review.” If you’re ready to start exploring if freelance writing is your next PRN job or even full-time, I invite you to check out the Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and the Plan Produce Profit Course + Membership to help you get started today!
Episode 189: Why Every Business Needs a Website With Thomas Uzuegbunem
5d ago
Episode 189: Why Every Business Needs a Website With Thomas Uzuegbunem
Today, we’re talking about why every business needs a website. My guest, Thomas Uzuegbunem, joins us today in this exciting episode of The Savvy Scribe podcast!Key points we’ve discussed:Why every business needs a website?What kind of businesses need websites?Some website-building platforms to try outHow to have a websiteThe best platform to use if you’re looking to implement SEO strategy in your websiteComparing website-building toolsHe suggests a better website tool for content managementBasic yet essential things that must be added to the websiteWebsite design tips: fonts and colorsWhere to buy a domainWhat domain variation to chooseWhat makes a website easy to navigateAbout the guest:Thomas Uzuegbunem is a registered nurse in Oklahoma and currently works in GI. His expertise is in ICU mental health ranging from inpatient to outpatient, all sorts, from pediatrics all the way to like geriatrics. He is the owner of NurseMoneyTalk and also hosts the NurseMoneyTalk, a podcast that talks about a nurse’s career, struggles and life. and the Nursing Student podcasts. He has another podcast which is The Nursing Student podcast which talks about all things nursing school and what it takes to become a nurse. Thomas aims to help nursing students become nurses and excel in their career and their nursing life. He thought of doing something different in the middle of his nurAfter Hours Entrepreneur: Your Guide to Profitable, 6-Figure YearsQuit your job. Make more money.Listen on: Apple Podcasts   SpotifyWelcome to the Savvy Scribe Podcast, I'm so glad you're here! Before we start the show, if you're interested, we have a free Facebook group called "Savvy Nurse Writer Community"I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNESAnd if you love it, can I ask for a If%20you’re%20ready%20in%20exploring%20if%20freelance%20writing%20is%20your%20next%20PRN%20job%20or%20even%20full-time,%20I%20invite%20you%20to%20check%20out%20the%20Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and visit savvynursewriter.com to help you get started today!Support the showFOLLOW & REVIEW THE SAVVY SCRIBE ON APPLE PODCASTS I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNES And if you love it, can I ask for a review? Select “Ratings and Reviews” and “Write a Review.” If you’re ready to start exploring if freelance writing is your next PRN job or even full-time, I invite you to check out the Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and the Plan Produce Profit Course + Membership to help you get started today!
Episode 188: How to Manage Time When It's Hard to Do
Nov 15 2022
Episode 188: How to Manage Time When It's Hard to Do
You can manage time even if it’s hard to do. Yes, you heard it right, it’s really hard to do, but you can! Let’s dive into this episode and grab some tips on how to manage time as a writer that you can implement this week.Time… you don’t have enough of it and it goes too fast.But in simple terms, we all have 24 hours in one day. We can all make those excuses and we can all give up.I'd love to talk about time management and productivity. The best time management tips I will share with you come from our coworking events inside my Plan, Produce, Profit course. Inside that event, we hold each other accountable for completing tasks. Sometimes it’s pitching. Other times, it’s writing.How to Manage Time EffectivelyWhatever your goal is, we get it done on that day. But how can you implement that into your normal life? I’m going to give you ten tips not only to manage time but how I even manage my household to make the best of my working time.Plan your week ahead.Create repeatable tasks every week.Get one of those little closet organizers for your kids and or yourself.Get up early or stay up late.Pomodoro all day long.Start a morning routine.Do not plan 8 hours of deep work. Go on walks often.Power nap.House ritualI have more episodes that contain tips to help you manage time and become productive!Episode 44: 168 Hours In A Week – Use Them Or Lose ThemAfter Hours Entrepreneur: Your Guide to Profitable, 6-Figure YearsQuit your job. Make more money.Listen on: Apple Podcasts   SpotifyWelcome to the Savvy Scribe Podcast, I'm so glad you're here! Before we start the show, if you're interested, we have a free Facebook group called "Savvy Nurse Writer Community"I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNESAnd if you love it, can I ask for a If%20you’re%20ready%20in%20exploring%20if%20freelance%20writing%20is%20your%20next%20PRN%20job%20or%20even%20full-time,%20I%20invite%20you%20to%20check%20out%20the%20Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and visit savvynursewriter.com to help you get started today!Support the showFOLLOW & REVIEW THE SAVVY SCRIBE ON APPLE PODCASTS I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNES And if you love it, can I ask for a review? Select “Ratings and Reviews” and “Write a Review.” If you’re ready to start exploring if freelance writing is your next PRN job or even full-time, I invite you to check out the Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and the Plan Produce Profit Course + Membership to help you get started today!
Episode 187: Finding Ideal Clients That Fit You
Nov 8 2022
Episode 187: Finding Ideal Clients That Fit You
The common question I get from writers is, “how do I find clients?” I’ll be tackling this topic in this episode today, but then I want you to think of another question that you have to answer first. That is, “who are my ideal clients?”Let’s dive in!Key points in this episode:How to find clients that fit youDifferent scenarios with different ideal clientsWays you can find your ideal clientsWhere to find your ideal clientsWe talk all about finding clients inside my Plan, Produce, Profit course when we have our open Q&A sessions.Want more tips? Check out these episodes that share more information on how you can find your ideal clients!Episode 105: Identifying Your Ideal Client With Kelly WhitmanEpisode 111: How To Build A Brand That Attracts Your Ideal Client With Moriah RionaEpisode 175: Creating A Potential Client ListEpisode 141: How To Make Your Portfolio Stand Out When Applying For Freelance Jobs With Aly GouletEpisode 136: Creating Leads In Your Business As A Freelancer With Craig CanningsWelcome to the Savvy Scribe Podcast, I'm so glad you're here! Before we start the show, if you're interested, we have a free Facebook group called "Savvy Nurse Writer Community"I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNESAnd if you love it, can I ask for a If%20you’re%20ready%20in%20exploring%20if%20freelance%20writing%20is%20your%20next%20PRN%20job%20or%20even%20full-time,%20I%20invite%20you%20to%20check%20out%20the%20Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and visit savvynursewriter.com to help you get started today!Support the showFOLLOW & REVIEW THE SAVVY SCRIBE ON APPLE PODCASTS I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNES And if you love it, can I ask for a review? Select “Ratings and Reviews” and “Write a Review.” If you’re ready to start exploring if freelance writing is your next PRN job or even full-time, I invite you to check out the Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and the Plan Produce Profit Course + Membership to help you get started today!
Episode 186: The Building Blocks of a Profitable White Labeling Career With Lizzy Colombo
Nov 1 2022
Episode 186: The Building Blocks of a Profitable White Labeling Career With Lizzy Colombo
If you are looking to do freelancing, then this episode is perfect for you! My today’s guest, Lizzy Colombo, is sharing with us the benefits of a white labeling career as well as the foundational pillars that we all need to get started and thrive in our freelance writing business!Key points in this episode:What is white labeling careerWhy white labeling is perfect for beginners and seasoned writersBenefits of white labeling in diversifying your incomeThe four key facets to a successful and profitable white labeling careerThe foundational pillars that we all need to get started and thriveTime blocking tipsSome time management tips for freelancersSetting boundaries while meeting deadlinesAbout the guest:Lizzy is the owner and lead designer of White Point Creative, a boutique creative agency that specializes in brag-worthy brand identities and custom ShowIt websites for lifestyle brands and wellness entrepreneurs. When she isn’t discovering new fonts or working with her clients and team, you can find her on the beach with her husband and English Springer Spaniels, Folly & Daisy.She is a seasoned freelancer with over 7 years as a graphic designer. In the last few years, she has noticed an uptick in questions in FB groups about freelancing and white labeling. So she started answering questions pulling from her own successful professional career. Lizzy now holds Freelance Fridays, a live Instagram training, as well as producing content on the subject on her blog, newsletter, and Instagram! Watch out for her special new ofAfter Hours Entrepreneur: Your Guide to Profitable, 6-Figure YearsQuit your job. Make more money.Listen on: Apple Podcasts   SpotifyWelcome to the Savvy Scribe Podcast, I'm so glad you're here! Before we start the show, if you're interested, we have a free Facebook group called "Savvy Nurse Writer Community"I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNESAnd if you love it, can I ask for a If%20you’re%20ready%20in%20exploring%20if%20freelance%20writing%20is%20your%20next%20PRN%20job%20or%20even%20full-time,%20I%20invite%20you%20to%20check%20out%20the%20Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and visit savvynursewriter.com to help you get started today!Support the showFOLLOW & REVIEW THE SAVVY SCRIBE ON APPLE PODCASTS I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNES And if you love it, can I ask for a review? Select “Ratings and Reviews” and “Write a Review.” If you’re ready to start exploring if freelance writing is your next PRN job or even full-time, I invite you to check out the Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and the Plan Produce Profit Course + Membership to help you get started today!
Episode 185: 3 Ways to Write From the Inside Out With Aureal Williams
Oct 25 2022
Episode 185: 3 Ways to Write From the Inside Out With Aureal Williams
You’re going to love our new episode today! Aureal Williams joins us to share three ways to write from the inside out, so tune in and get some tips that you can use for your freelance writing career.Listen in and learn:The three ways to write from the inside outHow she got the idea of integrating astrology and nursingHow she started her love for writingWhy is meditation important when you start writingBenefits of having a ritual when you writeHow to meditate in an easy wayHow meditating helps you fight writer’s blockFinding your own ritualAbout Aureal WilliamsAureal Williams is a writer, intuitive guided imagery consultant, and deep space astrologer. As a long-time tracker of quantum shift changes over the past 60 years, she authored a definitive book, 5D Ordinary Descriptions of an Extraordinary Shift. Her blog posts are weekly and distributed widely over social media. Aureal works with individuals and teams wanting more unconditional love, intuitive living, a new relationship with Time, skill in letting go and living the present moment, and embodied sovereignty.Resources mentioned in the show:5D Ordinary Descriptions of an Extraordinary ShiftRead her blog! you find this episode interesting and want to reach out to Aureal for more inspiring After Hours Entrepreneur: Your Guide to Profitable, 6-Figure YearsQuit your job. Make more money.Listen on: Apple Podcasts   SpotifyWelcome to the Savvy Scribe Podcast, I'm so glad you're here! Before we start the show, if you're interested, we have a free Facebook group called "Savvy Nurse Writer Community"I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNESAnd if you love it, can I ask for a If%20you’re%20ready%20in%20exploring%20if%20freelance%20writing%20is%20your%20next%20PRN%20job%20or%20even%20full-time,%20I%20invite%20you%20to%20check%20out%20the%20Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and visit savvynursewriter.com to help you get started today!Support the showFOLLOW & REVIEW THE SAVVY SCRIBE ON APPLE PODCASTS I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNES And if you love it, can I ask for a review? Select “Ratings and Reviews” and “Write a Review.” If you’re ready to start exploring if freelance writing is your next PRN job or even full-time, I invite you to check out the Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and the Plan Produce Profit Course + Membership to help you get started today!
Episode 184: Should I Put My Pricing on My Website?
Oct 18 2022
Episode 184: Should I Put My Pricing on My Website?
As many of you know, I started my freelance journey back in 2013. I did a LOT of research. I googled everything, followed people that were doing what I wanted to do, and I noted a lot of things, especially about pricing along the way. That’s what we’re here to talk about today, pricing and showcasing your services.Key points in this episode:How to showcase your pricing to your potential clients.Should you put your pricing on your website?Reasons why or why not should you put your pricing on your websiteSome perks and tips when you join the Plan, Produce, Profit courseHow to list your servicesA bonus tip!3 Reasons Why I DON’T Put My Pricing on My Website1. Every client has a different budget2. Your going rate is going to change3. Everything is negotiable Welcome to the Savvy Scribe Podcast, I'm so glad you're here! Before we start the show, if you're interested, we have a free Facebook group called "Savvy Nurse Writer Community"I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNESAnd if you love it, can I ask for a If%20you’re%20ready%20in%20exploring%20if%20freelance%20writing%20is%20your%20next%20PRN%20job%20or%20even%20full-time,%20I%20invite%20you%20to%20check%20out%20the%20Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and visit savvynursewriter.com to help you get started today!Support the showFOLLOW & REVIEW THE SAVVY SCRIBE ON APPLE PODCASTS I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNES And if you love it, can I ask for a review? Select “Ratings and Reviews” and “Write a Review.” If you’re ready to start exploring if freelance writing is your next PRN job or even full-time, I invite you to check out the Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and the Plan Produce Profit Course + Membership to help you get started today!
Episode 183: Research and The Right Way to Do It With Katie Momo
Oct 11 2022
Episode 183: Research and The Right Way to Do It With Katie Momo
Today, we’re talking about research! Our guest, Katie, joins us today to discuss how research can help speed up your writing and the right way to do it.About Katie MomoKatie Momo is a copywriter for online courses and programs. She also coaches other freelancers on how to create sustainable and profitable service businesses. She is known for sales pages and emails. Katie has also worked with multimillion-dollar businesses doing copy and a billion-dollar organization doing social.Don’t miss this episode to learn more about:How she started doing social media for businesses and how her strategy worked for winning clientsHer career and wearing many hatsResearching and the right way to do itWhy we need our clients to give us the research they need for us to develop the best type of content for themHow research speeds up your writing and makes clients happyImportance of research in writingResources mentioned in the show:Book More Clients bundleGreat sites or resources to use when doing your research:PubMedGoogle ScholarMedscapeHealthlineAlso, connect with Katie on Instagram and LinkedIn, where she speaks about copy, conAfter Hours Entrepreneur: Your Guide to Profitable, 6-Figure YearsQuit your job. Make more money.Listen on: Apple Podcasts   SpotifyWelcome to the Savvy Scribe Podcast, I'm so glad you're here! Before we start the show, if you're interested, we have a free Facebook group called "Savvy Nurse Writer Community"I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNESAnd if you love it, can I ask for a If%20you’re%20ready%20in%20exploring%20if%20freelance%20writing%20is%20your%20next%20PRN%20job%20or%20even%20full-time,%20I%20invite%20you%20to%20check%20out%20the%20Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and visit savvynursewriter.com to help you get started today!Support the showFOLLOW & REVIEW THE SAVVY SCRIBE ON APPLE PODCASTS I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNES And if you love it, can I ask for a review? Select “Ratings and Reviews” and “Write a Review.” If you’re ready to start exploring if freelance writing is your next PRN job or even full-time, I invite you to check out the Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and the Plan Produce Profit Course + Membership to help you get started today!
Episode 182: SEO Basics and 5 SEO Writing Tips With Drashti Shah
Oct 4 2022
Episode 182: SEO Basics and 5 SEO Writing Tips With Drashti Shah
Curious about SEO writing and strategies? We’ve got Drashti with us today to discuss more about the basics of SEO and how to incorporate it to content writing.Key points we’ve discussed in this episode:SEO Basics: What is SEO?Tips about SEO writingSome useful resources when you’re writing for websitesHow SEO writing for high-converting websites looks likeWhat brought her to writing?How she started her career in copywriting and website designTips for writing good SEO copy or content for different kinds of clientsHow do content writing and SEO strategy work together?How to include SEO while writing a blog postWhat are backlinks?5 SEO writing tipsProper ways to use keywords in SEO writingAbout the GuestFrom working at a medical device company to writing for several, Drashti still calls herself a generalist writer. As a full-time content and copy writer, she likes to learn and write about almost everything under the sun. She’s worked with 6-to-7 figure coaches and consultants, online publications, and small to mid-sized businesses. She’s also starting a new business as a copywriter and a website designer where she’ll be sharing resources on all things websites. She’ll be doing that by providing knowledge, tips, and updates plus several DIY and Done With You options for new freelancers and small business owners. When not writing, you can find her with her nose in a book or looking up new spots to travel to.Tools and resources mentioned in the show:After Hours Entrepreneur: Your Guide to Profitable, 6-Figure YearsQuit your job. Make more money.Listen on: Apple Podcasts   SpotifyWelcome to the Savvy Scribe Podcast, I'm so glad you're here! Before we start the show, if you're interested, we have a free Facebook group called "Savvy Nurse Writer Community"I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNESAnd if you love it, can I ask for a If%20you’re%20ready%20in%20exploring%20if%20freelance%20writing%20is%20your%20next%20PRN%20job%20or%20even%20full-time,%20I%20invite%20you%20to%20check%20out%20the%20Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and visit savvynursewriter.com to help you get started today!Support the showFOLLOW & REVIEW THE SAVVY SCRIBE ON APPLE PODCASTS I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNES And if you love it, can I ask for a review? Select “Ratings and Reviews” and “Write a Review.” If you’re ready to start exploring if freelance writing is your next PRN job or even full-time, I invite you to check out the Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and the Plan Produce Profit Course + Membership to help you get started today!
Episode 181: The Business of Educating Writers With Jennie Nash
Sep 27 2022
Episode 181: The Business of Educating Writers With Jennie Nash
Ever wonder if writing a book fits you? Or have you thought of educating writers using your skill in writing? Book coach Jennie Nash is here with us today to share her tips and resources for our book coach and book writer aspirants!Jennie is here with us today to talk about:Book writingEducating writers who want to write a bookWhat exactly being a writer isWhy people get into writingHow the Blueprint Method helps anybody who might be thinking about starting a bookYour ‘why’ or the reasons why you want to write a bookResources for writers who want to become a book coachWhy Jennie chooses educating writers as her nicheAbout Jennie NashJennie Nash is the founder and CEO of Author Accelerator, a company on a mission to lead the emerging book coaching industry. Author Accelerator has trained more than 100 book coaches in both fiction and nonfiction through their book Coaching Certification Program. Jennie’s own book coaching clients have landed top New York agents and six-figure book deals with Big 5 houses such as Penguin, Scribner, Simon & Schuster, and Hachette, and won dozens of national indie book awards. Client KJ Dell’Antonia became an instant New York Times bestseller and Reese Witherspoon Book Club pick in 2020, and in 2021, Client Jenn Lim, hit the Wall Street Journal bestseller list. Jennie is the author of 10 books in 3 genres.Valuable Resources in She Uses in Educating WritersJennie shared two resources that she uses in educating writers to write a book. Both have 14-step processes  and phAfter Hours Entrepreneur: Your Guide to Profitable, 6-Figure YearsQuit your job. Make more money.Listen on: Apple Podcasts   SpotifyWelcome to the Savvy Scribe Podcast, I'm so glad you're here! Before we start the show, if you're interested, we have a free Facebook group called "Savvy Nurse Writer Community"I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNESAnd if you love it, can I ask for a If%20you’re%20ready%20in%20exploring%20if%20freelance%20writing%20is%20your%20next%20PRN%20job%20or%20even%20full-time,%20I%20invite%20you%20to%20check%20out%20the%20Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and visit savvynursewriter.com to help you get started today!Support the showFOLLOW & REVIEW THE SAVVY SCRIBE ON APPLE PODCASTS I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNES And if you love it, can I ask for a review? Select “Ratings and Reviews” and “Write a Review.” If you’re ready to start exploring if freelance writing is your next PRN job or even full-time, I invite you to check out the Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and the Plan Produce Profit Course + Membership to help you get started today!
Episode 180: How many discovery calls do I need?
Sep 20 2022
Episode 180: How many discovery calls do I need?
We recently did an in-depth workshop about reaching out to potential clients on linked in and my students were asking how many discovery calls they  need in order to get a client.Friends, it’s a numbers game. Curious to know more?Keep listening and learn:How you need to reach out to in order to get a clientWhat is cold pitching and can it help?Platforms where you can pitchCold emailingHow to do pitchingAction items to help you get clientsMy secret formula on how many pitches you need to doHere’s the formula and a free download: Savvy Nurse Writer Sales Calculator – if you want this free download, send me a message on Instagram and just DM me the word FORMULA. Overtime, you can use this formula to figure out how many pitches you need to do."The more you pitch, the more potential you will have." ~ JanineWelcome to the Savvy Scribe Podcast, I'm so glad you're here! Before we start the show, if you're interested, we have a free Facebook group called "Savvy Nurse Writer Community"I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNESAnd if you love it, can I ask for a If%20you’re%20ready%20in%20exploring%20if%20freelance%20writing%20is%20your%20next%20PRN%20job%20or%20even%20full-time,%20I%20invite%20you%20to%20check%20out%20the%20Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and visit savvynursewriter.com to help you get started today!Support the showFOLLOW & REVIEW THE SAVVY SCRIBE ON APPLE PODCASTS I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNES And if you love it, can I ask for a review? Select “Ratings and Reviews” and “Write a Review.” If you’re ready to start exploring if freelance writing is your next PRN job or even full-time, I invite you to check out the Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and the Plan Produce Profit Course + Membership to help you get started today!
Episode 179: How to Approach Discovery Calls
Sep 13 2022
Episode 179: How to Approach Discovery Calls
In this episode, we’ll talk about the steps to approach discovery calls and ways to overcome the anxiety behind it!Listen to these episodes in case you missed these topics related to our discussion for today which is about steps to approach discovery calls:Episode 105: Identifying Your ideal Client with Kelly WhitmanEpisode 146: Building a Freedom-Based Business With Jamie KullmanKey points in this episode:The anxiety behind a discovery callWhat’s stopping us from saying that “we can be great writers”Why many writers are introvertedWhat is imposter syndrome and how it’s stopping us from reaching our full potential as nurse writersSteps to approach discovery callsHow to Approach Discovery CallsKeep it brief but keep it straight to the point that you are able to help and make sure you are giving your value to them right on the call.Qualify prospectsStart the call with a little bit of an icebreakerBriefly introduce yourselfListen and make sure you understand what they’re looking forWelcome to the Savvy Scribe Podcast, I'm so glad you're here! Before we start the show, if you're interested, we have a free Facebook group called "Savvy Nurse Writer Community"I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNESAnd if you love it, can I ask for a If%20you’re%20ready%20in%20exploring%20if%20freelance%20writing%20is%20your%20next%20PRN%20job%20or%20even%20full-time,%20I%20invite%20you%20to%20check%20out%20the%20Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and visit savvynursewriter.com to help you get started today!Support the showFOLLOW & REVIEW THE SAVVY SCRIBE ON APPLE PODCASTS I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNES And if you love it, can I ask for a review? Select “Ratings and Reviews” and “Write a Review.” If you’re ready to start exploring if freelance writing is your next PRN job or even full-time, I invite you to check out the Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and the Plan Produce Profit Course + Membership to help you get started today!
Episode 178: How to Introduce Email Marketing Service to Your Clients (Email Marketing Part 3) With Rob and Kennedy
Sep 6 2022
Episode 178: How to Introduce Email Marketing Service to Your Clients (Email Marketing Part 3) With Rob and Kennedy
If we have some freelance writing clients, we often introduce our brand to our clients by telling them  who we serve and who our audiences are. But how can we start to introduce email marketing if we’d like to add this service to our business if we’re just writing blog posts right now? Rob and Kennedy are still joining me to continue the conversation about email marketing!If you missed parts 1 and 2 of our discussion about email marketing, you can check them out here:Episode 176: Email Marketing With Email Marketing Heroes Rob And KennedyEpisode 177: Episode 177: Why People are Reported as Spam (Email Marketing Part 2) With Rob and KennedyKey points we’ve discussed in this episode:Our guests continued on giving us tips on how to avoid our emails from going to spamHow to properly use images on your emailsDirecting people to your sales pageHow to get your emails openedHow do you get more clicks on your emailsAbout Our GuestsBoth actually have a weird background. Robin is a hypnotist, while Kennedy is a mind reader. They basically use skills of psychology, body language, reading people, understanding people, statistics, and human behavior to pluck a thought from somebody’s mind and read what they’re thinking. They have been doing this job for nearly 20 years. They set up this what they call “accidental business” but then they both realized they didn’t want to spend loads of time, like chatting to people.And so, a really good, efficient way to sell their services, get gigs and repeat gigs, and get referred to other people’s gigs was by email marketing. They decided that they want to build a list of clients and send them emails and keep in touch that way at scale. They then apply the psychology of a hypothesis and a mind reading to their email marketing servWelcome to the Savvy Scribe Podcast, I'm so glad you're here! Before we start the show, if you're interested, we have a free Facebook group called "Savvy Nurse Writer Community"I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNESAnd if you love it, can I ask for a If%20you’re%20ready%20in%20exploring%20if%20freelance%20writing%20is%20your%20next%20PRN%20job%20or%20even%20full-time,%20I%20invite%20you%20to%20check%20out%20the%20Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and visit savvynursewriter.com to help you get started today!Support the showFOLLOW & REVIEW THE SAVVY SCRIBE ON APPLE PODCASTS I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNES And if you love it, can I ask for a review? Select “Ratings and Reviews” and “Write a Review.” If you’re ready to start exploring if freelance writing is your next PRN job or even full-time, I invite you to check out the Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and the Plan Produce Profit Course + Membership to help you get started today!
Episode 177: Why People are Reported as Spam (Email Marketing Part 2) With Rob and Kennedy
Aug 30 2022
Episode 177: Why People are Reported as Spam (Email Marketing Part 2) With Rob and Kennedy
Email Marketing Heroes, Rob and Kennedy, join us again to continue the conversation about email marketing.  They were with us as well in our membership group where we did an entire 90 minutes workshop about email marketing. Today, in this episode of The Savvy Scribe Podcast, you’ll learn the number one reason why people are reported as spam when sending emails.About Our GuestsBoth actually have a weird background. Robin is a hypnotist, while Kennedy is a mind reader. They basically use skills of psychology, body language, reading people, understanding people, statistics, and human behavior to pluck a thought from somebody’s mind and read what they’re thinking. They have been doing this job for nearly 20 years. They set up this what they call “accidental business” but then they both realized they didn’t want to spend loads of time, like chatting to people.And so, a really good, efficient way to sell their services, get gigs and repeat gigs, and get referred to other people’s gigs was by email marketing. They decided that they want to build a list of clients and send them emails and keep in touch that way at scale. They then apply the psychology of a hypothesis and a mind reader to email marketing.Key points in this episode:What email marketing is?Types of clients it would benefitUnderstanding the funnelWhat is the going rate and pricing your servicesHow to get started with email marketing for clientsProspecting and pitching your new servicesThe importance of adding this strategy into your freelance businessThe number one reason why people are reported as spam when sending emails and they don’t buyWhy People are Reported as Spam and What You Can Do About ItSome insights that our guests shared:People want so many different products, so many different services, and then the buyer doesn’t know what you’re really even doing. Take one thing that you most Welcome to the Savvy Scribe Podcast, I'm so glad you're here! Before we start the show, if you're interested, we have a free Facebook group called "Savvy Nurse Writer Community"I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNESAnd if you love it, can I ask for a If%20you’re%20ready%20in%20exploring%20if%20freelance%20writing%20is%20your%20next%20PRN%20job%20or%20even%20full-time,%20I%20invite%20you%20to%20check%20out%20the%20Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and visit savvynursewriter.com to help you get started today!Support the showFOLLOW & REVIEW THE SAVVY SCRIBE ON APPLE PODCASTS I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNES And if you love it, can I ask for a review? Select “Ratings and Reviews” and “Write a Review.” If you’re ready to start exploring if freelance writing is your next PRN job or even full-time, I invite you to check out the Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and the Plan Produce Profit Course + Membership to help you get started today!
Episode 176: Email Marketing With Email Marketing Heroes Robin and Kennedy
Aug 23 2022
Episode 176: Email Marketing With Email Marketing Heroes Robin and Kennedy
What is Email Marketing?Email marketing is about nurturing a relationship and building it up step by step and a trust of you, a trust of your solution, an understanding of your solution, and then building a desire for whatever it is that somebody happens to be selling.Key takeaways in this episode:Adding email marketing as a service in your freelance writing businessWhat email marketing isWhat type of clients it would benefitThe benefits of email marketing to your clientsHow to apply email marketing effectivelyUnderstanding the funnelRate and pricing of your servicesHow to get started with email marketing for clientsClient prospecting and pitching this new serviceWhy 99% of email marketing is terribleWhat is FAB-TAbout Our GuestsBoth actually have a weird background. Rob is a hypnotist, while Kennedy is a mind reader. They basically use skills of psychology, body language, reading people, understanding people, statistics, and human behavior to pluck a thought from somebody’s mind and read what they’re thinking. They have been doing this job for nearly 20 years. They set up this what they call “accidental business” but then they both realized they didn’t want to spend loads of time, like chatting to people.And so, a really good, efficient way to sell their services, get gigs and repeat gigs, and get referred to other people’s gigs was by email marketing. They decided that they want to build a list of clients and send them emails and keep in touch that way at scale. They then apply the psychologAfter Hours Entrepreneur: Your Guide to Profitable, 6-Figure YearsQuit your job. Make more money.Listen on: Apple Podcasts   SpotifyWelcome to the Savvy Scribe Podcast, I'm so glad you're here! Before we start the show, if you're interested, we have a free Facebook group called "Savvy Nurse Writer Community"I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNESAnd if you love it, can I ask for a If%20you’re%20ready%20in%20exploring%20if%20freelance%20writing%20is%20your%20next%20PRN%20job%20or%20even%20full-time,%20I%20invite%20you%20to%20check%20out%20the%20Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and visit savvynursewriter.com to help you get started today!Support the showFOLLOW & REVIEW THE SAVVY SCRIBE ON APPLE PODCASTS I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNES And if you love it, can I ask for a review? Select “Ratings and Reviews” and “Write a Review.” If you’re ready to start exploring if freelance writing is your next PRN job or even full-time, I invite you to check out the Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and the Plan Produce Profit Course + Membership to help you get started today!
Episode 175: Creating a Potential Client List
Aug 16 2022
Episode 175: Creating a Potential Client List
If you’re building a business, having a potential client list is one thing we focus on. So, if you’re part of the Savvy Nurse Writer group, it is something we also tackle in our group coaching calls and when we create lessons inside the course. Why? Because without clients, you don’t have a business, right?Key Takeaways to Start Your Own Potential Client ListSteps to create a potential client listThe basics of lead generationHow to niche downWho to pitch/who you want to write forHow to connect with people on LinkedInDo’s and don’ts when starting to create a connection.Keep listening and use these great tips for creating your own potential client list!Welcome to the Savvy Scribe Podcast, I'm so glad you're here! Before we start the show, if you're interested, we have a free Facebook group called "Savvy Nurse Writer Community"I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNESAnd if you love it, can I ask for a If%20you’re%20ready%20in%20exploring%20if%20freelance%20writing%20is%20your%20next%20PRN%20job%20or%20even%20full-time,%20I%20invite%20you%20to%20check%20out%20the%20Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and visit savvynursewriter.com to help you get started today!Support the showFOLLOW & REVIEW THE SAVVY SCRIBE ON APPLE PODCASTS I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNES And if you love it, can I ask for a review? Select “Ratings and Reviews” and “Write a Review.” If you’re ready to start exploring if freelance writing is your next PRN job or even full-time, I invite you to check out the Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and the Plan Produce Profit Course + Membership to help you get started today!
Episode 174: The Process of Writing a Book With Julie Cunningham
Aug 9 2022
Episode 174: The Process of Writing a Book With Julie Cunningham
In this episode with my guest, Julie Cunningham, you will learn the process of writing a book that you can also implement into what you want to do as a writer.About the GuestJulie Cunningham is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, a Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist, and an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant. She is the owner of Julie Cunningham Nutrition, LLC, a diabetes-focused nutrition practice, and Eat, Write, Repeat, a content writing service for healthcare brands.The Process of Writing a Book and more!Julie talks about her fears before publishing a book and starting a businessSteps for writing a bookOvercoming the fear when building a business or starting to become a writerHow she validates the idea that people will keep reading her bookJulie’s experience on how she became a writerThings she learned from her editorWhat inspired her to start her businessCheck out Julie on socials!www.juliecunninghamrd.com www.facebook.com/groups/thrivingwithdiabetes  FOLLOW & REVIEW ON APPLE PODCASTSI appreciate you following me and listeninAfter Hours Entrepreneur: Your Guide to Profitable, 6-Figure YearsQuit your job. Make more money.Listen on: Apple Podcasts   SpotifyWelcome to the Savvy Scribe Podcast, I'm so glad you're here! Before we start the show, if you're interested, we have a free Facebook group called "Savvy Nurse Writer Community"I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNESAnd if you love it, can I ask for a If%20you’re%20ready%20in%20exploring%20if%20freelance%20writing%20is%20your%20next%20PRN%20job%20or%20even%20full-time,%20I%20invite%20you%20to%20check%20out%20the%20Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and visit savvynursewriter.com to help you get started today!Support the showFOLLOW & REVIEW THE SAVVY SCRIBE ON APPLE PODCASTS I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNES And if you love it, can I ask for a review? Select “Ratings and Reviews” and “Write a Review.” If you’re ready to start exploring if freelance writing is your next PRN job or even full-time, I invite you to check out the Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and the Plan Produce Profit Course + Membership to help you get started today!
Episode 173: WHERE and HOW to Start a Passive Income Business as a Nurse With BriAnne Bell
Aug 2 2022
Episode 173: WHERE and HOW to Start a Passive Income Business as a Nurse With BriAnne Bell
This episode for you if:You’re a nurse who loves your job, and you just want to add an extra stream of incomeYou’re a nurse who is just totally burnt out, and you are looking for another way that you can use your nursing skills to step away from the bedside.Your goal is just to start a side hustle and be able to create another stream of income to pay off debt or replace your nursing income.You are a nurse, and you just want something different!Key points we’ve discussed:How to add passive income into our nursing incomeThe three steps to take if you don’t know where and how to start a passive income business as a nurseBriAnne revealed three truths that nurses have to think aboutShe shares one of her podcast episodes that talks about the DCW framework.Choosing right place to grow and scale your businessHow to build trust so people buy from youAbout BriAnneBriAnne is a registered nurse, entrepreneur & passive income advocate. She is also the host of The Passive Income Nurse Podcast, the podcast for faith-led nurses & healthcare professionals who are looking to diversify their income. On her podcast, she helps nurses strategize passive income opportunities so they can create freedom and flexibility in their lives!Nurses Should Remember These Three TruthsWe are not After Hours Entrepreneur: Your Guide to Profitable, 6-Figure YearsQuit your job. Make more money.Listen on: Apple Podcasts   SpotifyWelcome to the Savvy Scribe Podcast, I'm so glad you're here! Before we start the show, if you're interested, we have a free Facebook group called "Savvy Nurse Writer Community"I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNESAnd if you love it, can I ask for a If%20you’re%20ready%20in%20exploring%20if%20freelance%20writing%20is%20your%20next%20PRN%20job%20or%20even%20full-time,%20I%20invite%20you%20to%20check%20out%20the%20Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and visit savvynursewriter.com to help you get started today!Support the showFOLLOW & REVIEW THE SAVVY SCRIBE ON APPLE PODCASTS I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNES And if you love it, can I ask for a review? Select “Ratings and Reviews” and “Write a Review.” If you’re ready to start exploring if freelance writing is your next PRN job or even full-time, I invite you to check out the Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and the Plan Produce Profit Course + Membership to help you get started today!
Episode 172: How to Simplify Content Creation With Jen Liddy
Jul 26 2022
Episode 172: How to Simplify Content Creation With Jen Liddy
Do you want to take the “Ugh” out of content creation? Today, we have Jen Liddy to share strategies to “easify” or simplify and make content creation fun!Points to Listen for: Step off the Content TREADmill: 5 steps to create & repurpose content with a simple system that fits your specific style.How to Stop Giving Away All the HOWs! A framework for content creation to connect & convert your audience – without burning you out!About Jen LiddyIn 2013, Jen made a terrifying leap into entrepreneurship, learning everything the hard way. Now, as a content creation specialist, she helps personal brands step off the content creation treadmill and get out of the content chaos with strategies that make content fun and easy! And because of her background as a literature teacher, she can help people pull out their ideas and get them on paper, video, or voice for content creation so that they can start marketing themselves with content that feels like them. It’s like putting on a suit for you rather than trying other people’s systems or funnels. Everything she teaches is customizable to work for you!5 Steps to Step Off the Content TREADmill1. Avoid being an over-giver – by our profession, we love helping and serving others and because of that we tend to give information to people that is more than they can process. We think that is helping them by doing so, but it’s the opposite. 2. Try to scale back – don’t let your audience feel they are out of capacity. Provide them breakdowns or basics for easier learning because sometimes it is what they need.3. Make suAfter Hours Entrepreneur: Your Guide to Profitable, 6-Figure YearsQuit your job. Make more money.Listen on: Apple Podcasts   SpotifyWelcome to the Savvy Scribe Podcast, I'm so glad you're here! Before we start the show, if you're interested, we have a free Facebook group called "Savvy Nurse Writer Community"I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNESAnd if you love it, can I ask for a If%20you’re%20ready%20in%20exploring%20if%20freelance%20writing%20is%20your%20next%20PRN%20job%20or%20even%20full-time,%20I%20invite%20you%20to%20check%20out%20the%20Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and visit savvynursewriter.com to help you get started today!Support the showFOLLOW & REVIEW THE SAVVY SCRIBE ON APPLE PODCASTS I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNES And if you love it, can I ask for a review? Select “Ratings and Reviews” and “Write a Review.” If you’re ready to start exploring if freelance writing is your next PRN job or even full-time, I invite you to check out the Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and the Plan Produce Profit Course + Membership to help you get started today!
Episode 171: How to Get Started With Freelance Writing - Back to Basics
Jul 19 2022
Episode 171: How to Get Started With Freelance Writing - Back to Basics
Let’s get back to the basics! In this episode, Janine discussed the framework of the Plan, Produce, Profit that she used to help her fellow nurses grow their online freelance writing businesses.Key points to listen for:The framework you can use to start and grow your writing businessWhat’s inside the framework of the Plan, Produce, Profit course?How to grow your freelance writing business in as short as 6 weeksQuestions to ask yourself before deciding to writeWhat is a system for growth?WHY join the course?How to get started in freelance writingWhy do nurses who want to write struggle in a few different areas?The Plan, Produce, Profit FrameworkJanine shares a few reflections on why she loves to help fellow nursing professionals create their own online freelance writing businesses.Freelance Writing Is A Great Option For Nurses Who Want To:1. Escape bedside burnoutWe love nursing! But crazy situations may also encourage us to find other ways to relieve that feeling.2. Earn extra money3. Look for an extra side gigSome questions you can ask yourself before deciding to write:What is freelancing?Who do we write for?What is your area of expertise in nursing that can help you write to people?What is the income goal you’d love to make?Is freelance writing right for you?If you are curious about getting started or have a few questions about what’s inside this framework, please visit savvynursewriter.com/membership or get in touch via Instagram: @savvynursewriter if you need a helping hand to learn more!Welcome to the Savvy Scribe Podcast, I'm so glad you're here! Before we start the show, if you're interested, we have a free Facebook group called "Savvy Nurse Writer Community"I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNESAnd if you love it, can I ask for a If%20you’re%20ready%20in%20exploring%20if%20freelance%20writing%20is%20your%20next%20PRN%20job%20or%20even%20full-time,%20I%20invite%20you%20to%20check%20out%20the%20Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and visit savvynursewriter.com to help you get started today!Support the showFOLLOW & REVIEW THE SAVVY SCRIBE ON APPLE PODCASTS I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNES And if you love it, can I ask for a review? Select “Ratings and Reviews” and “Write a Review.” If you’re ready to start exploring if freelance writing is your next PRN job or even full-time, I invite you to check out the Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and the Plan Produce Profit Course + Membership to help you get started today!
Episode 170: How to Use 15 Hours a Week to Build a Side Hustle or Business With Deanna Gillingham
Jul 12 2022
Episode 170: How to Use 15 Hours a Week to Build a Side Hustle or Business With Deanna Gillingham
Are you trying to go from employee to entrepreneur? Then this episode is for you! Join me and my friend, Deanna Gillingham of The Stay at Home Nurse podcast, as we talk about how we use 15 hours a week to build our side hustle or business.Key Points to Listen For How we use 3 hours in gathering new knowledgeUsing 5 hours to create content and be productiveHow to spend 4 hours directly working with clientsWhen can you spend 3 hours on marketing effortsHow we coach our clients to do thisWhere did this concept originate?Deanna learned this concept from Dan Miller, who discussed using 15 hours per week to transition from employee to entrepreneur and how to break it down into manageable chunks to build your side hustle or business.How to Breakdown 15 Hours a Week3 hours for reading, studying and learning new things.You can listen to a podcast or a course while commuting, walking your dog, or cleaning the house. You can also use the 30-minute downtime for reading a book before going to bed.5 hours for content creation, such as working on a book, a course, or coaching packages.The best time for us to do this is in the morning, an hour before our children wake up. If you feel this might not work for you just like with us, it’s better to try and figure out when is the time your brain is the most productive. You can spend your time by breaking it down into one hour per day, or you can take that 5 hours on the weekend and focus on what you’re working on.After Hours Entrepreneur: Your Guide to Profitable, 6-Figure YearsQuit your job. Make more money.Listen on: Apple Podcasts   SpotifyWelcome to the Savvy Scribe Podcast, I'm so glad you're here! Before we start the show, if you're interested, we have a free Facebook group called "Savvy Nurse Writer Community"I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNESAnd if you love it, can I ask for a If%20you’re%20ready%20in%20exploring%20if%20freelance%20writing%20is%20your%20next%20PRN%20job%20or%20even%20full-time,%20I%20invite%20you%20to%20check%20out%20the%20Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and visit savvynursewriter.com to help you get started today!Support the showFOLLOW & REVIEW THE SAVVY SCRIBE ON APPLE PODCASTS I appreciate you following me and listening today. I would LOVE for you to subscribe: ITUNES And if you love it, can I ask for a review? Select “Ratings and Reviews” and “Write a Review.” If you’re ready to start exploring if freelance writing is your next PRN job or even full-time, I invite you to check out the Savvy Nurse Writer Community on Facebook and the Plan Produce Profit Course + Membership to help you get started today!