Author:Mike Schmisek

5 Steps to Getting Found Online

1) Start a blog. Blogging is arguably the best thing you can do to increase your SEO (Search Engine Optimization). There are many free, turn-key, blogging sites available that you can use such as Blogger, Wordpress, Posterous and Tumblr.  The Social Heroes recommend you set...

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Episode 21: Hiring a Winning Team

Angela Johnson, Mike Schmisek and Renee Corwin-Rey talked about their different approaches to hiring, benefits, and how to approach issues like licensing. Here are some examples of employee handbooks by Angela and Mike. [caption id="attachment_422" align="alignnone" width="160"] Angela's - Click to download.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_421" align="alignnone" width="156"] Mike's...

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Episode 18: Goal Setting for 2016

Listen in as Renee Corwin Rey, Angela Johnson, Mike Schmisek and Nadeem Damani have a candid conversation about goal setting. The difference between goal setting and New Year’s Resolution(s). SMART goals (most commonly defined as Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Realistic, and Timebound) Some great questions to ask...

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Episode 17: Risk Advisor: Bill Whitley

Bill Whitley Check out Bill's LinkedIn profile. Risk Advisor Institute http://riskadvisorinstitute.com/ The Risk Advisor Institute helps multi­line agents get to the next level. Helping agencies make the transition from quoting insurance, to advising clients on the most effective way to protect their assets, their income and their standard of living. Check out his books...

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