Hot off the Press with Rafi Chowdhury – Ep# 123

By March 21, 2018Podcasts
Hot off the Press with Rafi Chowdhury - Ep# 123
Hot off the Press with Rafi Chowdhury - Ep# 123

Think Bold, Be Bold Guest: Rafi Chowdhury – Ep#123

Overview: In this episode we invite Rafi Chowdhury back on the Think Bold, Be Bold Show! Make sure to go back and listen to his first episode with us, Ep #91. Rafi is the founder & CEO of Chowdhury’s Digital and an experienced Growth Hacker. His genius is with press coverage, helping consult and coaching others. By working with Rafi you will learn how to do press coverage for yourself while building your personal brand. Tune in to hear Rafi’s wisdom and how you can implement a few simple steps to increase your press release!   

5 Golden Nuggets Shared:

  1. When you start scaling your business, make sure you are running your business verse working in your business. Ensure your team knows your expectations!
  2. When you are building a personal brand, utilizing PR (press release) is essential. If you aren’t from a financial standpoint where you can hire a PR agency, there are other avenues you can take such as consulting and coaching.  
  3. Building relationships and providing value to others online is the easiest way to grow your network.
  4. Your landing page needs a direct call to action with a simple layout. On average you have about 2.5 seconds to capture their attention, don’t confuse them with a busy layout or too much text above the fold. Your call to action needs to stand out!
  5. Paint a picture to help your target audience realize their pain points. A simple way to do this is by asking a question. This will make your audience more engaged, spark their curiosity, and feel like you can relate to their struggle.

3 Bold and Kick-Ass Quotes:

  1. “Press release is all about connections, your network, and relationship building.” – Rafi Chowdhury
  2. “Your landing page needs to immediately convince someone they didn’t land on the wrong page.” – Rafi Chowdhury
  3. “Pick up the phone, make a call, and get things done!” – Rafi Chowdhury

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Nicole Zeien-Cox

Author Nicole Zeien-Cox

A Copywriter and Marketing Consultant, Best-Selling Author, Keynote Speaker, Board Member at Guardian Scholars Foundation, Production Manager for Think Bold Be Bold Ventures, and Project Coordinator for Startup Syndicate, Nicole Zeien-Cox is a millennial entrepreneur who thrives in an accelerated environment, on a mission to positively impact the world. She strives to inspire everyone to find their purpose and live a fulfilled life, regardless of their past or current situation. This passion for empowering others was sparked after prevailing through a string of adversities in her own journey from foster care to a self-employed businesswoman. In just 30 days she wrote her first book, "Foster to Fosters," becoming a best-seller within a short 24 hours of publishing. This book started her platform as a Foster Care Influencer and led to sharing relatable life lessons through keynote speaking that benefits entrepreneurs, child welfare professionals, parents, and teens. Nicole is passionate about the art of storytelling and creating the slight edge necessary to bring increased awareness to the foster community. Nicole enjoys educating, advocating, and inspiring others with her knowledge and personal journey through the foster care system. Nicole has contributed to a second book, “Obsessed with Parenting,” a playbook for parents. She has been featured or seen on 93.5 The Mix, Accelerant Media Group, Mavericks Entrepreneur Magazine, Copy That Pops Podcast, Live to Grind Podcast, The Young Entrepreneur Convention, Coach on Fire Radio Network, and the CASA program. Her next adventures include an upcoming independent documentary about her life story, followed by her “Fostering 50 Podcast Tour” in which she will travel to all 50 states and interview individuals impacted by foster care.

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