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Cathy Demers

Cathy Demers

What is the Business Success Cafe?

It’s a weekly gathering of small business owners from around the globe. We come together via a telephone conference (with an optional webcast) to learn first-hand from a wide variety of business growth experts.

These global experts, hand-selected for their specific expertise, share with you and your peers important information and priceless tips you need to ensure your business success.

If you’ve been thinking “I need to spend more time learning how to grow my business but I can’t seem to fit it into my day” then this is the perfect solution for YOU!

The Business Success Cafe is where success-minded small business owners, just like you, gather to take a break from their hectic day, and all the problems du jour, to learn from business growth experts in a relaxed virtual environment.

Most importantly you don’t need to carve an hour or more out of your busy schedule…each event is JUST 20 minutes!

Attend from anywhere! While you do need to bring your own coffee…there is no driving, no parking, no hassles…and no tipping the barista.

June 29

3 Steps to Attract High Value Clients

Michael Zipursky

with Michael Zipursky

If you're a consultant or professional service provider (especially if your clients are other businesses or organizations) and you'd like to win more business by attracting high-paying clients that you love working with....then this is a must attend presentation!

Michael Zipursky, CEO of Consulting Success and Coach to Elite Consultants, is a straight-talking get-to-the-point kind of guy. There won't be any fluff or filler in this presentation, just real world-advice and proven principles to help you grow your service based business.

In the last 18 months alone Michael has helped consultants land over $6.2M in EXTRA revenue by following the same framework he will be sharing with you.

About Michael Zipursky

Michael Zipursky, CEO of Consulting Success and Coach to Elite Consultants, has built several successful consulting firms and works with consultants all around the world in numerous industries.

His expertise is helping consultants to create marketing systems that attract their ideal clients, increase their fees and win more proposals.

Michael is a keynote speaker and trainer for the Certified Management Consulting Association, The Certified Management Institute and his work has been featured in MarketingProfs, Maclean's, Huffington Post and other publications.

Absolutely Amazing!

The content that Cathy provides each week on her Success Cafe is absolutely amazing.

What makes it such a great program is the diversity of topics covered and the fact that each speaker is challenged to present tons of content within a 20 minute coffee break.

As a result, I've been exposed to many ideas that I would not have had the opportunity to see otherwise.

Mynders Glover 
Business Building Shortcuts

July 6

The "Cafe" is Dark
Cathy Demers Has a Something Special for You!

Cathy Demers

Cathy Demers

Cathy Demers, Host of the Business Success Cafe and Founder of is on vacation this week - so the "Cafe" is dark.

But...she's not going to leave you empty handed!

On Thursday July 6, Cathy's going to send you a surprise free gift guaranteed to help you with your sales funnels.

Watch your email inbox - it will only be available for a limited time and you won't want to miss out!

...Cannot wait for another one!

I learned some information that I can use right away in my business. I appreciate the help and support...cannot wait for another great presentation.

Ramona Szilagyi 

July 13

How to Create Your First Online Course

Michael Zipursky

with Chris Badgett

There has never been a better time in history than today to turn your expertise and life experience into a profitable online course.

But the "dirty little secret" in the online education industry is that only 8% of online courses get completed! That's a whopping 92% of courses that are started...but never finished!

So you have this great opportunity to build a profitable teaching business, but the odds that your course will be effective are stacked against you.

Creating your online course with a high level of engagement and completion is key for building a strong learning platform and creating predictable scalable revenue.

Creating and launching your first online course doesn't have to be complicated. And it won't be if you know the right steps to follow.

Chris Badgett "the online course guy" will walk you through the key steps to creating your first online course so that it will be successful for your students and you as an education entrepreneur.

In this interview you will learn:

    • How to pick your course topic
    • The strategies to build a community to support you and sell into
    • How to design and develop your course content
    • The steps to launch and sell your course online and make it available for purchase

Chris Badgett is here to show you the way to building impactful and profitable online courses.

About Chris Badgett

Chris Badgett is an education technology entrepreneur, online course industry expert, and course builder himself.

Chris is the CEO of LifterLMS, the #1 learning management software product that makes it easy to create sell and protect engaging online courses from any WordPress powered website.

He is also the host of the LMScast podcast; a show that helps course creators, teachers, experts and entrepreneurs connect with the best ideas and industry leaders in online education.

One of the best things that has happened in my life! Really.

The Business Success Cafe has been one of the best things that has happened in my life! Really.

The presentations are to the point, invariably helpful and insightful, and always encourage me in my solopreneurship in some way.

I love that these ''coffee breaks'' are do-able in a busy day. They are golden. 

Carol Meade 
Authentic Life Coaching Services

July 20

Create a Compelling Marketing Message!

Michael Zipursky

with Cindy Schulson

There's so much "marketing noise" online, that it can be really hard to have your message heard and for it to stand out from all the others.

In just 20 minutes, Cindy will teach you how to create a unique message that connects with the hearts and minds of your ideal clients, while staying true to who you are. You'll learn:

  • The biggest mistakes most coaches and consultants make with their message
  • What you absolutely must do before you can create a powerful message
  • The 2 kinds of messages you need to create (most people just create one - they’re missing out big time!)
  • The special ingredient that transforms your message from boring to magnetic and completely unique to you

About Cindy Schulson

Cindy Schulson teaches coaches and consultants how to transform their brilliance into magnetic messaging and multiple streams of income.

Cindy has worked in strategic communications for such companies as Coca-Cola and Visa.

She loves helping her clients sort through their “brain dump” of information and ideas, and to discover the golden nuggets that make them shine in their own completely unique way.

Well known for her down-to-earth, no-hype approach, Cindy is 'what you see is what you get'! Her love of adventure has led her to live and work in five countries, and she continues to bring that adventurous spirit to both her business and life.

Business Owners Love the Business Success Cafe!

Pat Weber

The guests that Cathy interviews give practical, actionable ideas that most times I can find a way to act on immediately.

Right behind learning doable ideas, I enjoy the connection with smart people – and that happens on the Business Success Cafe.

Pat Weber

July 27

Top 10 Video Tips to Simplifying and Streamline Your Video Marketing

Michael Zipursky

with Lou Bortone

If you think it's hard or scary to create great videos for your marketing...then this 20-minutes of free education is for you!

Join us for a rapid fire look at tools, tactics and time-savers for creating great video.

Video marketing expert, Lou Bortone, will share his 10 best tips and little-known secrets to help you build your business with the power of video marketing.

He'll show you the best and most useful tools and shortcuts for making video simple (many of them are free!).

You'll get the inside scoop and learn the tricks of the trade so you too can make videos - simply, quickly and affordably!

About Lou Bortone

“Sweet Lou” Bortone is known as The Video Godfather. Lou's been a pioneer and thought leader in the video space since the launch of YouTube in 2005. He’s helped thousands of entrepreneurs and companies create and leverage online video to build their brands and dramatically grow their revenues.

Prior to his industry leading work in online video marketing, Lou spent over 20 years as a marketing executive in the television and entertainment industries, including stints as National Promotion Manager for E! Entertainment Television and Senior Vice President of Marketing for Fox Family Worldwide in Los Angeles.

Lou is a popular speaker, author, and ghostwriter of six business books. He’s also the author of the forthcoming book “Video Marketing Rules: How to Win in a World Gone Video.”

Great Content in Every One!

I really enjoy the Business Success Cafe because of the content.  I got something out of every one that I have listened to.

I also like that even if I miss the on air interview I can always listen to it later, usually after my work day is done and I can really listen to it.

Keep up the good work and keep providing the good information. Thanks!

Rick Lund 

August 3

How to Choose the Right Technology for Your Online Course

Michael Zipursky

with Abe Crystal

Online courses: So much untapped promise!

You’ve heard about what offering online programs can do for your business:

  • Attract leads
  • Nurture new prospects
  • Scale up revenue
  • Leverage your time
  • Build a community of fans who love your work

With all these fabulous benefits, what’s stopping you from creating and selling your own online programs right now?

Well, the #1 answer many people give is….


They fear it will be a huge tech hassle to even get started, and things won’t work smoothly for them…or their participants.

If that's what holding YOU up...It doesn’t have to be this way.

It's time to get the tech handled once and for all.

In this 20 minutes of education you’ll learn:

  • The 6 key pieces of online course delivery - and how to ensure handling each of them is trouble-free
  • The straightforward strategy you must know to select the perfect online course technology for you and your students

About Abe Crystal

Abe Crystal specializes in learning design and user experience research, and earned his Ph.D. in human-computer interaction at UNC-Chapel Hill.

Abe has created many online courses, including the 30 Day Course Creation Challenge, Love Your Launch, and 5 Steps to Your Online Course.

He's also the co-founder of Ruzuku. Ruzuku’s online platform makes it ridiculously easy for you to create your own online course or coaching program. Ruzuku has hosted more than 25,000 courses serving over 200,000 students around the world.

August 10

7 Excellent Reasons to Start Affiliate Marketing Today

Michael Zipursky

with Matt McWilliams

It doesn't matter how long you've been in business, the size of your prospect list, or whether you have a product to sell...if you're not doing affiliate marketing to earn additional income you are missing out on some serious (and easy) revenue.

It's time to learn the facts about this revenue-generation strategy that is pulling in $$$ for everyone from "mom and pop" giants like Amazon.

Matt McWilliams has managed some of the biggest affiliate launches and, in just 20 minutes, he's going to teach you:

  • How to use affiliate marketing to monetize your platform - starting on Day 1
  • The critical mindset for success in affiliate marketing
  • Why you should start using affiliate marketing NOW - regardless of your audience size
  • How affiliate marketing will help you create products that your audience will love
  • How to use affiliate marketing to make a big splash in your niche

About Matt McWilliams

If you want to grow your influence, have a bigger impact, and make more money in the process by employing affiliate marketing strategies, Matt McWilliams is your guy.

Entrepreneurs and companies such as Michael Hyatt, Ray Edwards, Brian Tracy, Lewis Howes, Shutterfly, Jeff Goins, and the Ziglar Family have trusted Matt McWilliams to run their successful affiliate launches.

Matt helps both small and large online business owners and brands leverage the power of partners to grow their businesses. He teaches how to make money as an affiliate and how to leverage the power of affiliates to generate revenue in any business.

Just some of the things you'll learn at the Business Success Cafe:

Say “NO” and Attract More Clients Online

Measure What You Treasure: Train Your Brain and Get More of What You Want in Just Two Minutes a Day

If You Chase Two Rabbits…You’ll Catch Neither One: Staying Focused on Your Priorities

Want More Money in Your Jeans? How to Shift Your Focus from Income to the Bottom Line…Profit!

Entrepreneurial Isolation Sickness – Remedies for Those Who Work Alone

…New Topics Are Added Weekly! Attend As Many As You Like