Hit the Mic with The Stacey Harris
About This Show
Hit the Mic with The Stacey Harris is the must hear podcast for women entrepreneurs ready to get their message out online without feeling like a douchebag.
Listen in as Stacey and her guests talk about marketing, social media, business, and making it all work in your life. Each Tuesday Stacey answers questions from listeners and shares the latest in information from the online marketing space.
The Stacey Harris is a powerhouse online entrepreneur helping her clients reach rock star status with communities full of raving fans who follow them anywhere. She has a passion for building and being active in communities and teaching folks to use networking to build relationships that grow businesses.
Her passion for rock stars goes back to her roots, she graduated with a degree in audio engineering ready to take the music scene by storm. She quickly started working with an up and coming record label finding bands to sign and feature on their web radio station. Now returning to her web radio roots Stacey is the host of her own show Hit the Mic with The Stacey Harris.
You can find out more and connect with The Stacey Harris at www.thestaceyharris.com and over on Twitter at @TheStaceyHarris.
Most Recent Episode
Keys to Keeping A Membership Thriving
6 days ago
Welcome to episode 362 of Hit the Mic with The Stacey Harris. We are celebrating. Yes, that's right. This month marks two years since the launch of Hit the Mic Backstage, so we're starting the whole month celebrating the anniversary. I wanted to talk about what I have learned and has taken for me and the lessons I've had in running this community for the last two years and in continuing to run this community. I see a lot of the membership sites that started just after I launched or in the year after I launched, a lot of them aren't around anymore. I think a lot of that comes from not really being super clear on what it takes to maintain a membership site. We spend a lot of time curious about what it will take to launch, what tech we need to build it on, and how big our list size needs to be and how to process recurring payments and all of those things. Sometimes, I know this was definitely true for me, I didn't think nearly as much about what it would take to run a membership site. That's one of the things I love and you're going to hear me shout these guys out probably several times during this episode, The Membership Guys, who have a great podcast. Mike and Kelly are fantastic. They have a great membership site I'm a part of. They also have done masterminds that I've been a part of and live events that I've attended and they're friends of mine. They're just fantastic people who genuinely know their stuff. They spend a lot of time in their community and in their marketing talking about not just what it takes to launch, but what it takes to run. They're doing a really good job of educating us on this stuff. I wanted to tell you from somebody who doesn't teach this day to day what my experience has been, my lessons have been, maybe a couple of things I wish I would have known earlier. We're going to focus on three or four main areas and we'll dive in in that way. The first thing I want to talk about though is commitment. You really have to be committed to growing this membership site. One of the things that I had to choose