The Author Your Brand Show

Doug Crowe

The Author Your Brand show takes a deep dive into becoming a best selling author, sometimes without writing a word. The host, Doug Crowe, interviews CEO’s of multi-million dollar firms, successful entrepreneurs, and “slightly” famous people. Guests include the former CMO of Starbucks Asia, the Inventor of GPS (who sold the company he founded for $6.6 Billion) & NYT bestselling authors. This daily LIVE show uncovers the mindset of these visionaries & their success tips. read less
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Episodes

Crafting Success Across Continents: Outsourcing Wisdom with Karla Singson
3d ago
Crafting Success Across Continents: Outsourcing Wisdom with Karla Singson
In this insightful episode of the Author Brand Show, host Doug Crowe is joined by Karla Singson, a writer, speaker, and entrepreneur, who dives into the advantages and pitfalls of outsourcing. She stresses hiring managerial teams and specialists from the Philippines, Latin America, Estonia, Bulgaria, and South Africa. Karla recounts her own rise from her early days in the Philippines to starting her businesses. She discusses her involvement with Proximity Outsourcing and the distinct services they provide, such as role consulting and setting up fully independent remote teams. Karla offers insights on effective onboarding, crafting success metrics, and the inherent strengths Filipinos possess in client success management and creative capacities. She also provides free resources and a discount voucher for listeners eager to explore outsourcing. Key Takeaways Outsourcing can provide numerous benefits for businesses, such as access to managerial teams and specialists from different countries. The Philippines is a popular destination for outsourcing due to its English-speaking population and cultural values of service and honor. When outsourcing, it is important to have clear expectations, hire specialists, and provide proper onboarding and support. Common mistakes in outsourcing include expecting too much from one person, not knowing how to onboard effectively, and lacking communication and feedback systems. Proximity Outsourcing offers role consulting, fully independent remote teams, and guarantees for placements, along with free resources and discounts for onboarding. If you are eager to explore outsourcing further, Karla provides free resources and a discount voucher. Claim your free consultation today at proximityoutsourcing.com.
Make an Impact with Clear Messaging and Presence with Miluna Fausch
May 15 2024
Make an Impact with Clear Messaging and Presence with Miluna Fausch
In this week’s Author Your Brand Show episode, Doug Crowe converses with a seasoned entrepreneur and expert in holistic communication strategies. Renowned for integrating intuitive and scientific approaches to problem-solving, Miluna Fausch shares her insights on enhancing personal and professional communication. The discussion centers on the importance of presence and effective speech, illustrated by anecdotes from her diverse experiences in retail entrepreneurship to performing arts. Three Key Takeaways: The Power of Presence: Learning to refine one's presence can significantly impact personal and business relationships. Our guest emphasizes practical strategies for evolving one’s speech and overall demeanor to foster better connections.Integrative Approach to Problem-Solving: Combining intuitive instincts with a methodical approach can lead to innovative solutions, especially in communication and business practices.Versatility in Professional Experience: Our guest's diverse background, from selling grand pianos to consulting on communication strategies, illustrates the value of versatility in career development and business success.For a comprehensive guide to mastering effective communication techniques, look no further than Miluna Fausch's book, "UPLEVEL YOUR Communication: Evolve Your Presence and Speech to Change Everything." This invaluable resource can transform your professional and personal life. Don't miss out-it's available now on Amazon. - https://a.co/d/fw1Ko7b
‘Get Over Yourself’ with Dave Kerpen
Apr 17 2024
‘Get Over Yourself’ with Dave Kerpen
In this episode of the Author Brand Show, Doug Crowe interviews Dave Kerpen, a serial entrepreneur and New York Times bestselling author. They discuss various topics related to delegation, entrepreneurship, and authorship. Dave shares his background and success as an entrepreneur and author. He also talks about his latest book, 'Get Over Yourself,' which focuses on delegation issues faced by entrepreneurs and small business owners. The conversation covers the importance of trust, overcoming financial constraints, and the role of fear and courage in entrepreneurship. Dave also shares insights into marketing strategies for authors and his plans for future book projects.   Key Takeaways: Delegation is a crucial aspect of growing a company, and entrepreneurs should overcome their fear and trust issues to delegate effectively.Financial constraints should not be a barrier to hiring help. There are affordable options available, such as hiring talent from platforms like Fiverr and Upwork or working with virtual assistant companies.Fear is a common emotion in entrepreneurship, but it should not hold entrepreneurs back. Acting in the face of fear and having the courage to take risks is essential for success.Building trust gradually is key to effective delegation. Starting with small tasks and allowing individuals to earn trust over time can lead to successful delegation. Ready to transform your leadership style and achieve greater success? Grab your copy of 'Get Over Yourself: How to Lead and Delegate Effectively for More Time, More Freedom, and More Success' today! Visit https://a.co/d/4mJ8FfD.
From Self-Sabotage to Self-Made Success with Dr. Philip Agrios
Mar 30 2024
From Self-Sabotage to Self-Made Success with Dr. Philip Agrios
In this week's episode of the Author Your Brand Show, host Doug Crowe is joined by Dr. Philip Agrios, a renowned Self-Sabotage Specialist, business consultant, and international speaker. Dr. Agrios discussed the psychology of stress and self-sabotage, revealing how stressed-out business owners and executives can remove roadblocks to their success in 24 hours or less. The secret, he shares, lies in uncovering one's Hidden Inborn Survival Trait. With over thirty years of experience, Dr. Agrios has helped countless individuals overcome the barriers to their success. He draws from his own life's hurdles, which range from severe health challenges and financial crises to personal losses and a horrific divorce. His approach is rooted in a profound understanding of human behavior, gained from both personal experiences and extensive clinical research. Key Takeaways: Discover Your Hidden Inborn Survival Trait: Learn about the unique trait that, while meant to protect you, could be the very thing holding you back from achieving your full potential.Switch Off the Survival Trait: Dr. Agrios outlines actionable steps to immediately switch off this trait, paving the way for wealth, health, and happiness.Self-Sabotage Is Not Your Fault: Learn the nature of self-sabotage and why it's a common yet surmountable obstacle on the path to success. To learn more about how to overcome the barriers to success, visit  www.TranscendNOWMasterclass.com
How to Turn Your Book Into a TEDx Talk
Nov 8 2023
How to Turn Your Book Into a TEDx Talk
Join Doug Crowe on The Author Your Brand Show for an inspiring episode filled with insider tips on becoming a TEDx speaker. Aspiring authors and speakers won't want to miss this invaluable guidance from an expert in the field. Discover the competitive nature of TEDx applications and learn strategies to enhance your chances of stepping onto the prestigious TEDx stage. From professional coaching to leveraging smaller venues for practice, this episode is a treasure trove for anyone looking to amplify their message.   KEY TAKEAWAYS 1. Professional assistance is key: Given the competitive nature of TEDx, seeking professional help can significantly enhance your application.   2. Patience and preparation: Apply to the best stages and start preparing early. Don't rush the process – quality takes time.   3. Utilize all resources: Take advantage of free training, speaker's bureaus, and influencer databases to build your platform.   4. Leverage LinkedIn: Use Doug's unique LinkedIn influencer program tailored to authors and speakers for building connections and business opportunities.   5. Join Authors of Impact: Access a wealth of resources, from TEDx training to media connections, and enjoy the benefits of the community and the potential for exposure to over 100,000 business owners.   Doug's message is clear: Build your bridges, connect with the right people, and dig your well before you're thirsty. With these insights and the upcoming Authors of Impact membership, authors and speakers can unlock new opportunities and reach their goals of becoming a TEDx speaker.