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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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English

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Episodes

Episode 64: 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

Episode 52: 10 Things I'm Afraid To Tell You

5/17/2019
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Welp, I’m hopping on the bandwagon and admitting 10 things I’m afraid to tell you. It’s the most real, raw, and vulnerable I’ve ever been on Coffee with Kristi and I’m worried as I hit “post,” but I’m here for it and I’m ready to let you guys in on deeper parts of my life so we can get to know each other better. I hope that today I’m giving you permission to be vulnerable with the people you trust. I know that sounds a little weird as I write this to thousands of people on the internet......

Duration:00:33:48

Episode 51: The Art of Saying No

5/10/2019
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Like you, I get frustrated with my schedule. I’m always “busy,” I don’t have enough time, and there is so much more to do. But can I tell you a secret, friend? Nothing is in your iCal or planner that you didn’t put there. Often, we fall victim to our to-do list, claiming that we don’t know how it got this way. It’s like a train driving full force and we can’t stop it. But you can. The answer is saying NO. That’s what we’re chatting about today, my friend... Along with setting boundaries...

Duration:00:14:54

Episode 50: How Me + Thousands of Entrepreneurs Were Scammed

5/3/2019
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We spent $100 to be sold to. Yep. Me and Addison bought tickets for the National Achievers Congress in Nashville, TN from May 2-3, 2019 and literally all they did was sell to us from the stage. Along with 1,000 other entrepreneurs who took 2 days off work, the #NACTour is the biggest scam to hit Nashville. Share this post post to warn your friends! Join the conversation on Instagram and Facebook. As business owners, our investments are valuable and our time is limited… let’s make sure no...

Duration:00:22:47

Episode 49: My Million Dollar Plan

4/26/2019
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Today, I’m letting you see the gray-haired slightly-balding man behind the curtain, like in the Wizard of Oz. And by that, I mean I’m outlining my newest offer, packages, and plans to upsell in a follow-up formula. Yep, I’m going there! Tune in to hear all about it and be sure to hit the subscribe button wherever you’re listening from to not miss the future episodes updating you on how it goes!

Duration:00:25:58

Episode 48: How To Get Intro + Outro Music For Your Podcast/YouTube Channel

4/19/2019
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I'm sure you've heard us mention it before, but Addison and I are both musicians! I have been playing the violin since I was 6 years old and he picked up the guitar at age 10. Since we both graduated with music degrees, we love the Intro and Outro Music topic. Honestly, there are really only two options for you to get music for your podcast or YouTube channel: to have it custom-composed, or to use royalty-free options. Let's talk about the pros and cons of each! WANT YOUR PODCAST INTRO...

Duration:00:14:08

Episode 47: Starting Your Email List

4/12/2019
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In any industry, an email list is an absolute must-have to grow your business and generate new leads. As entrepreneurs, we have the unique ability to serve your ideal client long before they hire us, just by simply sharing simple, tangible tips that come naturally to us. In this episode, I'm going to teach you the steps to start your email list and begin serving your audience right away, so that the next logical step is for them to buy your product or hire your service. To learn how to...

Duration:00:31:12

Episode 46: 3 Lessons I Learned From Chip + Joanna Gaines About Business

4/5/2019
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In April of 2013, America fell in love with Texas Sweethearts Chip and Joanna Gaines when their hit show "Fixer Upper" aired on HGTV. In less than 6 years, the duo gained national fame, from a combination of Chip’s wit, Joanna’s eye for design, and their undeniable love for each other and their work. Today, I'm breaking down the Fixer Upper timeline to give you 3 amazing lessons I learned from Chip and Jo about business!

Duration:00:15:48