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As recent girl grad, I have no idea what I'm doing and chances are neither do you. Gosh, isn't there some sort of handbook they can give us as we're thrust into the real world? Coffee with Kristi is the podcast every 20something girl grad didn't know they needed. Every Friday, I'm sending some love through your earbuds and kickstarting your weekend with a mix of inspiration, humor, and honesty. It's about the art of adulting: designed to help 20somethings like me not feel alone as we figure out what life is like without having to write papers and take tests. Thanks for giving me a listen!

As recent girl grad, I have no idea what I'm doing and chances are neither do you. Gosh, isn't there some sort of handbook they can give us as we're thrust into the real world? Coffee with Kristi is the podcast every 20something girl grad didn't know they needed. Every Friday, I'm sending some love through your earbuds and kickstarting your weekend with a mix of inspiration, humor, and honesty. It's about the art of adulting: designed to help 20somethings like me not feel alone as we figure out what life is like without having to write papers and take tests. Thanks for giving me a listen!
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As recent girl grad, I have no idea what I'm doing and chances are neither do you. Gosh, isn't there some sort of handbook they can give us as we're thrust into the real world? Coffee with Kristi is the podcast every 20something girl grad didn't know they needed. Every Friday, I'm sending some love through your earbuds and kickstarting your weekend with a mix of inspiration, humor, and honesty. It's about the art of adulting: designed to help 20somethings like me not feel alone as we figure out what life is like without having to write papers and take tests. Thanks for giving me a listen!

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Episodes

Episode 72: Starting A College Internship To Get Extra Help In Your Business

10/4/2019
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I’m totally a fan of hiring unpaid college interns. I’ve had 4 over the past year and have enjoyed working with each one. All of my interns have walked away with an excellent resume builder, a go-to reference for interviews, an invaluable learning experience as well as college credit! People always ask me how to get an intern, where to find them, train them, etc. so that’s what this episode is about! Have follow up questions about starting an internship of your own? Email me at...

Duration:00:20:03

Episode 71: Overcoming The Fear of Failure As An Entrepreneur

9/27/2019
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As a business owner, have you ever been so paralyzed with fear that you won’t "make it" that you’re tempted to not even try? Or worse, you’re feeling this right now, and that is the reason why you’re not chasing your biggest dreams? I've been there, friend. My mission today is to encourage you to make as many mistakes as you can, because the more you make, the more you will learn and not make them again. The key is to remember that f you fail within your business that does not mean your...

Duration:00:11:53

Episode 70: Profitable Instagram Story Strategies (2019)

9/20/2019
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If you follow me on Instagram @coffeewithkristi, you know I’m a HUGE fan of Instagram stories. I feel like I have my own little TV show! Friends, stories are the BEST way to market your business in 2019. If you’d like to turn your followers into customers, today we're talking about the top 10 ways I use Instagram stories strategically for my business [and you can too!]. For the complete list, head to the show notes at www.coffeewithkristi.com/blog/instagramstories!

Duration:00:20:48

Episode 69: How A Non-Client Experience Can Actually Help Your Business

9/13/2019
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One thing that all of these businesses have in common is the fact that I have to tell potential clients ‘no’, for various reasons. If you know me, you’ll understand that I HATE doing this! I’m the type of person that wants to make everyone happy, and telling someone that I couldn’t work with them made me feel like I was abandoning them. Well, I did something about it! I created a NON-client experience… my way of serving someone without actually getting the opportunity to serve them as a...

Duration:00:09:39

Episode 68: 4 Steps To Making Your Dreams Reality

9/6/2019
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The thing that’s separating you from where you are and who you want to be is what you’re doing. Friend, ACTION is the only thing that can make your dreams happen. Not just thinking about them, but actually DOING something! So how do you DO something, AKA make your dreams reality? That’s what we’re going to chat about today. If you’d like more content like this straight to your inbox every single Tuesday morning, subscribe to receive my weekly love letters. I can’t WAIT to be BFF’s!

Duration:00:16:20

Episode 67: Behind The Scenes Of My Booked Out VA Launch

8/30/2019
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If you were the type to dissemble toys as a kid or love the show “How It’s Made,” this post is for you. ;) Recently, I launched my latest program Booked Out VA for the first time after 2 rounds of beta tests and LOTS of work. During this launch, I made mistakes and learned a lot, and I’m super excited to share these points with you in the hopes that you will take what I learned and implement it in your next launch! JOIN BOOKED OUT VA: https://www.coffeewithkristi.com/bookedoutva BOOK A...

Duration:00:28:17

Episode 66: The First 10 Steps To Starting Your New Business

8/23/2019
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Dude!! Did you just start a business?! I’m SO excited for you. Entrepreneurship is the coolest, wildest, most fulfilling rollercoaster you’ll ever ride and I’m so glad our paths crossed so I can help you get through it. When you first start out your business, there ARE a few things you need to get out of the way in order to get started on the fun stuff. So, allow me to tell you what they are in today's episode! If you are looking for more hand-holding and guidance through this process,...

Duration:00:27:46

Episode 65: My Proven Pricing Formula That Will Double Your Income

8/16/2019
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Ohhhhhh my gosh you guys, I can't believe I'm sharing this on the podcast. The truth is, I have this super-awesome-usually-I-make-people-pay-for-this pricing formula for service-based businesses and today? I'm giving it to you for free. I speak about it during my interview on She's Crafted To Thrive with Nikita Williams when she asked me about the 3 things you need to start a virtual assistant business. That's right friends, I am telling you *everything* I know when it comes to being a VA!...

Duration:00:39:45

Episode 64: 5 Things You Don't Know About Kristi... As Told By Addison

8/9/2019
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Friends, I have to admit... I was NOT feelin' the podcast this week. I procrastinated writing the outline for days, I couldn't think of a subject, and I certainly wasn't in the mood to record anything. Typically when this happens I just suck it up, force myself to record, and get on with it. But this week we tried something different... Addison decided to help me by taking over the mic! Today, you're listening to 5 things you don't know about me, as told by my loving boyfriend Addison. Enjoy!

Duration:00:06:08

Episode 63: Let's Talk About Therapy

8/2/2019
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Today, we're talking about... Well, therapy. You can read the episode title! I recently attended my first 2 therapy sessions in 3 years and I have a lot to say about why I'm going, what I was looking for, why I chose the therapist I chose, and what my first sessions were like. You guys had an overwhelming response to my Instagram story on this topic, so I'm hoping to dive deeper with you today. Let me know what you think on Instagram @coffeewithkristi!

Duration:00:26:24

Episode 62: How Much It Costs To Start A Virtual Business

7/26/2019
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In 2019, technology makes it SO easy to start a business. In fact, there are only 3 must-have items to start your virtual biz, and then it’s heeeellloooo remote work, flexible hours, and unlimited potential! If you’re interested in starting your own virtual assistant business, join the ever-growing waitlist for Booked Out VA at www.coffeewithkristi.com/waitlist. I can’t WAIT to share what I have in store for you!!

Duration:00:20:01

Episode 61: Booked Out VA: How I Turn Followers Into Customers

7/19/2019
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I started my virtual assistant business in July of 2018 and VA for a day has come a LONG way since. I was not successful in the beginning… but today, I am always booked out at least 4 weeks in advance with 3 high-ticket clients per week without using ANY paid ads. Today, we’re chatting about the 4 ways I turn passive Instagram followers into paying customers! Join the waitlist for Booked Out VA at www.coffeewithkristi.com/waitlist

Duration:00:22:23

Episode 60: How I Save While Over 100k In Debt

7/12/2019
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The average student who took out loans for college in 2018 is $29,800 in debt. When I read this, I literally thought, “Man, I wish I ONLY had $30k of debt. Instead, here is the totally-real figure of MY debt: $112,000 Overwhelming? Yes. BUT, this year I paid off over $3,000 in credit card debt, I’ve gotten rid of one of my credit cards altogether, AND I have saved over $1,000 this year. Now I know that’s not a “LOT,” but at least I’m saving while in debt. Here’s how I do it.

Duration:00:30:47

Episode 59: How To Train A Team

7/5/2019
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Between my businesses, I have over 20 sub-contractors that I pay regularly. If you had asked me a few years ago if I could picture myself as someone’s “boss” I would have laughed out loud! But I've learned a lot over the years, and today I'm teaching you how I train both client-facing sub-contractors and behind-the-scenes VA's to scale your business. Read the show notes with all the links mentioned in the episode here: http://www.coffeewithkristi.com/blog/train-a-team Download my free...

Duration:00:37:25

Episode 58: Why You Need Personal Brand Photography + How To Get It

6/28/2019
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One of the most common questions I'm asked is "Where do you get so many gorgeous photos of yourself?!" Girl, I don't take those pictures! I don't have an Instagram husband and I don't know where to get one... But I DO have a personal branding photographer. ;) Today, I'm introducing you to my personal branding photographer, Weatherly Hulsey. Connect with Weatherly on Instagram @weatherlyphotography or her website, http://www.weatherlyphotography.com/!

Duration:00:17:05

Episode 57: Elements of A High-Converting Website

6/21/2019
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Have you ever been on someone’s website, liked what they were selling, but the “buy now” button wasn’t glaringly obvious and you navigated away? How about when their header says something vague, like "Trust is the currency we exchange" and you have no idea what they do? We're covering it all in today's episode, with 6 elements you MUST have on your website to turn passive readers into paying customers. Head to http://www.coffeewithkristi.com/blog/website to read the show notes and make the...

Duration:00:25:55

Episode 56: Why Business Owners Should NOT Be “Influencers”

6/14/2019
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Today I’m hoping to open your eyes to something that’s been on my heart for awhile now: Business owners should NOT be influencers. In my opinion those who are combining these roles are short-sighted and are sacrificing longevity in their business. Do you agree or disagree? Talk to me! Head to @coffeewithkristi on Instagram and let’s have a conversation about this. I’d love to hear what you think!

Duration:00:19:14

Episode 55: Here, Take My Sales Script

6/7/2019
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Sales. That amazing, beautiful, exciting word that connects us to our customers and makes us money. What? You don’t think of it that way? Hmm… Lemme guess. Instead of amazing, beautiful, and exciting… You think sales is spammy, skeevy, and gross. How did I know?? Friends, regardless of how you feel about sales, you can’t disagree with the fact that you HAVE to do it. Luckily, today I’m going to give to you the exact script I use to book out my services 3 months in advance, selling a...

Duration:00:28:24

Episode 54: Ask Kristi + Addison Anything

5/31/2019
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“When did you know you were meant to be?” While his answer is a pretty definite "immediately," mine is a liiiittle less romantic. From this hilarious [+ embarrassing!] story, to the best bad decision we ever made, why we moved to Nashville and our advice for couples doing long distance, we are answering YOUR questions today on the podcast! This Q+A is in celebration of the one-year anniversary of the show and I just have to say: Thank you, thank you, thank you to those of you who have ever...

Duration:00:32:10

Episode 53: Avoiding The Instagram Vortex

5/24/2019
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We all know how important Instagram is for our businesses, right? It’s a place to build genuine connections, find potential clients and show them who we really are. But it has a dark side, my friends. We all know our own habits--we pick up our phones to scroll through Instagram when we’re in line at the grocery store, in the doctor’s office, even on the toilet for goodness sake (don’t lie, you’ve done it!). So how do we use Instagram for our businesses but not get sucked into the IG vortex?...

Duration:00:13:52