If you call yourself an expert on the interwebs, does it make it true?⠀
Nothing makes me sadder than hearing stories of biz owners hiring so-called experts only to end up disappointed with the results, advice and resources provided.
Just because someone has a huge following and a pretty website doesn’t make them qualified to teach and share what they know.
I could rant about this topic for hours (can you tell?!), which is why we dedicated a whole i made a thing podcast ep to it.
Topics discussed in this episode:
What is an expert?
Can you call yourself an expert? And when can you call yourself an expert?
How do you choose the right expert for you?
What work do you need to do before you hire an expert?
How do you pick a scam (guaranteed $30k months we’re looking at you)
What’s the difference between a mentor and an expert?
How do you choose a mentor?
Resources discussed in this episode:
Everyone’s an expert about something says Seth Godin.
Is it true that 10K hours makes you an expert?
Insta-scam: how online con artists have adapted for the Instagram era.
5 things to consider when hiring a mentor.
8 best practices for hiring a coach who will help you grow.
Listen below or head to iTunes or Spotify.