What Does the 2016 Presidential Election Mean for Online Marketers?

In case you haven’t noticed, the 2016 presidential election between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton has been kind of a big deal around the world. But what does it mean for online marketers? And really, what does it truly mean for anyone?

Remember, entrepreneurs win no matter who is in the White House. But winning is a choice and a daily commitment to excellence.

What Donald Trump Can Teach You About Great Marketing

7 Lessons from The Presidential Candidate

Whether you love him, hate him, or can’t quite figure him out, you have to admit that Donald Trump’s campaign for president is something to marvel at. I will not get political with this post (translation: I will probably say something that makes someone post something nasty in the comments), but I will share 7 things you can learn from Trump’s campaign to benefit your marketing.

Marketing Lessons from Donald Trump

DISCLAIMER: I am not endorsing Trump’s (or anyone else’s for that matter) campaign tactics, policies, or hairstyle. That said, I’ll probably make at least one or two commentaries that make you disagree with me…and hopefully laugh.

Here are the 7 things you can learn from Donald Trump’s campaign. Each of these, if applied correctly, can greatly benefit your next marketing campaign, whether it’s for your own launch or an affiliate promotion.

How to Hammer Your Priorities Home

How do I get my team to understand what is important?

Hammering Nail

When Jack asked me that, what he was really saying is, “How do I get my team to understand me?”

Jack was like many entrepreneurs. He was full of ideas, always chasing the next big thing, and his team was reflective of his personality.

But there was a big problem: they often ignored the big priorities, no matter how important they were to Jack.

“What are your priorities?” I asked. Jack rattled off a list of six items as if they were a part of a script.