Back to PodcastIdeas Are Worthless Without This Brief Overview It’s easy to think that ideas have tremendous value. Not true. If they don’t have “this”, they are worthless. Download as an MP3 by right clicking here and choosing “save as.” RSS feed for Marketing Your Business Big Ideas Putting Ideas Into Action [00:30] Every single day we hear great ideas, but where does the value of ideas really come from? I got this beautiful video message from somebody recently. She explained how she got a couple of ideas from a recent session we had together, and she put those ideas into action and they got incredible results. And so, I received this heartfelt message from her thanking me for these ideas. But what I shared with her, is that these ideas are just the spark. I said to her “Listen, you’re still the one who needed to step up and have the courage to try something new and ultimately put those ideas into action.” Appreciate Your Entrepreneurial Journey [04:20] Don’t lose sight of how far you’ve come in your entrepreneurial journey, including the difficult decisions and all the sacrifices that you’ve had to make along the way. Take pride in those times when you went for it. Take pride in those times when you believed in you, even when you were scared. An idea for someone who does nothing means nothing. An idea only gets valued when you have the faith to finally take action on that idea. And when you do, don’t forget to thank yourself for fully participating in this game of life. You Got This! [05:31] We share a lot of marketing ideas and tactics and strategies on the Marketing Your Business Podcast. But more than anything, I just want to encourage you to put those ideas into action, because when you do, that’s when you get the results and when you get the results, that’s when the big transformation for you as the entrepreneur begins to happen. So, listen, I believe in you, my friend, because there are times when I needed other people to believe in me more than I believe in myself. I just want you to know that what we share on this show works. What I want to encourage you to do is to start taking action on it. Because when you do, that’s when the magic happens. Memorable Quotes “An idea for someone who does nothing, means nothing.” – Stu McLaren “That’s the stuff that lights me up… seeing entrepreneurs have that breakthrough moment when they start to realize their true potential. When marketing strategies start to give them the reach and the exposure and the results that they deserve.” – Stu McLaren Resources MembershipStories.com Rate & Review the Podcast Reviews for the podcast on iTunes and greatly appreciated! They help us build awareness for the show, which in turn allows us to bring value to more listeners like you. Not only that, but they help us better understand what matters the most to you so that we can constantly improve. If you received value from this episode, it would mean the world if you could take a moment and leave your honest rating and review. You can do that by clicking here.