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Ann Marie Walts - Making You & Your Business Over. Motivation & Marketing Matters.

By Ann Marie Walts
"See it. Plan it. Do it"! When you need ideas on business, marketing and/or motivation that is sprinkled with some SEO...then my show is for you! And if your imagination needs to be dusted off, or you need to be re-introduced to it... then you are in for some fun. Contact Me: info@annmariewalts.com Text Me at 413-734-6204 30 Years of being a Professional Creative & Business Owner ....before the thing called the internet. https://www.annmariewalts.com https://www.loftsalonstudio.com https://www.annmariewaltsphotography.com https://www.shop.com/beautyandthegeek
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Episode #36 - Get Out From Behind Your Screen! Get Social & In Person by Ann Marie Walts Internet Marketing Business Coach, High-End Hair Stylist, Photographer & Motivation
When is the last time you went to lunch, dinner or a walk with a friend?   Getting out from behind your screen can do wonders to spark creativity and to create a sense of well-being. The pandemic has many of us feeling caged or trapped, and it's now time to get out.   Go have some fun!   https://www.annmariewalts.com
11:47
August 25, 2022
#35 How To Recognize Burnout & Tips That Will Help You! By Ann Marie Walts Internet Business Coach & High-End Hairstylist
Are you feeling like you are on the verge of BURNOUT?  This episode will help you recognize your feelings, and provide you some useful tips that can help you take steps to be proactive in shifting how you feel. Now, for the record, I'm not a clinical mental health professional, but I am an Entrepreneur that has owned a business, and providing customer service for 30 years. Your emotions are like the weather, and can change! Register on my site at https://www.annmariewalts.com/register for updates about classes, show episodes, and more!
27:12
July 05, 2022
#34 - Do you have anxiety about your hair? How getting a makeover may be what you need! by Ann Marie Walts Internet Marketing Business Coach, High-end Hair Stylist, Photographer & Motivation
If you suffer from feeling frustrated with your hair or have even some anxiety because you have a cowlick, then this show's episode is for you. I have 30 years as a hairstylist that specializes in exclusively makeovers, and I have consulted with literally 1,000's of other people, just like you! As I'm not a medical professional, I am an expert in my field...I'd love to help you overcome not feeling wonderful about yourself. Supplement Product Recommendation: Beauty Blend has such awesome ingredients to help promote healthy skin and hair!    I use it, and love it! https://www.isotonix.com/beautyandthegeek/product/isotonix-opc-3-beauty-blend/?id=2252&idType=product *Be sure to always ask your doctor about ingesting anything if you are currently taking any medications. Need to book a consultation? Visit https://seeitplanitdoit.com Thank you for listening! Ann Marie Walts
10:49
June 13, 2022
Episode 33 - Live Better to L-Earn Better. New! seeitplanitdoitbyannmariewalts.com is LAUNCHED and You are Invited! by Ann Marie Walts Internet Marketing, High-End Stylist, Motivations
If you wish you could improve the quality of your life and/or your marketing skills, or learn how to bring your own idea to life, then I invite you to become an "See It. Plan It. Do It. INSIDER" at https://seeitplanitdoitbyannmariewalts.com See you on the inside. Ann Marie Walts 
15:01
May 16, 2022
How To Respond Versus Reacting To Consumer Cyber Bullying Tips by Ann Marie Walts Internet Marketing Coach & High-End Stylist
If you find yourself or your business being cyber-bullied, then this episode will help provide you with tips on how to RESPOND versus REACT. I have 30 years of experience in customer service and owning a business, and since I started my business before social media.   *This podcast does not give legal advice...just some common sense, and if you require legal advice then always seek the advice of your lawyer or a lawyer. Stay calm and stick to your policies!!!    Do your best every day, and don't sweat the bullies. Thank you, Ann Marie Walts https://www.loftsalonstudio.com https://www.annmariewalts.com https://www.annmariewaltsphotography.com Do you need coaching?? https://www.bookwithannmariewalts.com
21:14
April 26, 2022
Hacker's Hack But You Create And Move On! Tips by Ann Marie Walts Internet Market Coach and High-End Hairstylist
The clock is ticking and if you haven't been hacked, then count yourself lucky!   Now, if you are stressing because you have lost everything, you will want to listen to this episode. I can professionally, empathize with you because I have been where you are and have tips on how to move on. Don't all the hackers steal even more time from you by you staying upset...GET TO WORK! Get https://www.lastpass.com/ and protect your passwords. Resources: https://www.annmariewalts.com https://www.theloftsalonstudio.com https://www.annmariewaltsphotography.com
14:38
April 18, 2022
Supercharge Your Mornings Like A Rock Star! - Give Yourself Distraction Free Mornings by Ann Marie Walts Internet Marketing Coach & High-End Stylist
Your thumb may be high-jacking your mornings, and you don't even know it!   Learn my tried and true technique to start your day STRESS-FREE.     If you are a business owner or a customer service industry professional, you need to listen to this episode! https://www.annmariewalts.com https://www.theloftsalonstudio.com https://plugintogroovewithann.com https://seoqueen.guru
19:02
April 15, 2022
The Jungle of Social Media - How To Respond versus Reacting by Ann Marie Walts - Internet Marketing Coach and High-End Hairstylist
Learn some tried and true techniques on how to navigate through the jungle of social media.    Learn some tried and true tips on how to RESPOND versus REACT to comments. Coaching Available If you need help with business coaching and are a hairstylist, definitely reach out to me. I have 30+ years of experience and have owned my own business since 1999.     It's best not to try to navigate through The Jungle by yourself. When you go on a journey to a new destination, it's always easier if you hire a "tour" guide or a professional that has already experienced what you have not yet. I can help you with your internet marketing, setting up a website, and more. Where you can find me: https://www.annmariewalts.com https://www.theloftsalonstudio.com https://www.annmariewaltsphotography.com To book with me: https://bookwithannmariewalts.com
20:12
April 12, 2022
Are websites still relevant? What you should know by Ann Marie Walts Internet Marketing Coach - Makeover Artist
Maybe you are torn about getting a website, or you don't think they are relevant anymore?   You will not want to pass on this episode. I'm a business owner since 1999, and I agree that much has changed about how we connect. And with that said, your brand needs a centralized digital location that you control. Contact me to find out how you can get a free website and more about my coaching services. Find out more. https://annmariewalts.com/contact Thank you, Ann Marie Walts https://www.annmariewalts.com https://www.theloftsalonstudio.com https://www.seoqueen.guru https://www.annmariewaltsphotography.com 
13:51
April 04, 2022
Why I Think Birthday's Are Special by Ann Marie Walts
It's my Birthday and this message is random.   What are you going to do with your dash? 
24:20
March 16, 2022
Shop For Experience First When Getting Hair Extensions... Don't Gamble with Your Money! Episode 25
Shop For Experience First  When Getting Hair Extensions... Don't Gamble with Your Money! #25 Ann Marie Walts 0:12 Hi, this is Ann Marie Walts . Welcome to my show and my website, this episode is going to be specifically geared towards you if you are looking for hair extensions. Now I'm going to just jump right into this. and say, do you know what some of the best questions are that you can ask when you want to get hair extensions, except for the question? How much will my hair extensions be? Now, if you're asking that and you haven't had a consultation, or maybe you've actually been given quotes by businesses that haven't seen you in person? Well, unless you like to gamble with your money, the best thing that you can actually research with, and about a salon that you are going to spend your hard earned money with? Here are the following questions. How much experience do you have providing hair extensions, or ask them are you certified. And if they response, then if you go in for a consultation, ask to actually see the certification. The reason why I'm sharing this with you is that unfortunately, it's not necessary to be certified to provide this luxury experience, which can be and it can be expensive. But as far as like how much and how expensive, when it comes to shopping, the word expensive is only relative to where you're at at the moment. But what I can tell you as a very, very, very experienced hair extensionist is that it is best to shop for experience first. Because if you go blindly into getting hair extensions, and you base it just on what it is that you think you can afford, you might be just taking a really big gamble with your money. Over the years, and I've been certified by six different companies since 2006. I have fixed plenty of poor applications, because either you just didn't know what to shop for, not your fault. Or in some instances, I've actually had a couple few clients over the years, say, You know what, I should have just come to you , Ann Marie, to begin with, but I didn't think I could afford you. And then what happened was I they came in, but only to have me remove the other option, and then had to pay for everything twice. So just really do your like research based on how much experience the business has in providing hair extensions, the frequency of how often do they provide hair extensions? And is it the main the main event like is it what they provide on a regular basis is a really good determining factor in your selection of spending your money when it comes to getting hair extensions, because if it's just like at the bottom of their menu, and there's not a lot of information about it, that usually speaks to the fact that they probably don't do it on a regular basis. So yes, hair extensions are beautiful, you know, and you know what, you don't need them. So it's a makeover experience that you want to be able to make sure that you're spending your money in the right place. And that you can just relax and feel confident and trust that you are going to get results. So in my instance, if you like what you see, those are the results that you can expect to achieve. And my process is that it is necessary to come in for a one-hour consultation. And we sit down, we have a conversation, I introduced you everything that it is that you can expect as far as how to take care of your extensions, what the expenses are going to be for either your one visit or maybe you're like most of my clients that like to stay in their hair ongoing for an annual basis. So and all of that is talked about because we talk about the money upfront at the consultation so that you know what to expect. So for more information, feel free to reach out to me at theloftsalonstudio.com For all of your makeover needs. And if you've listened to my show previously, on other podcasts I do speak about marketing. And using your imagination, you ca
06:16
February 27, 2022
How To Avoid Buying a Non-Ranking Website
Don't buy a lemon for a website.    This episode with sheds some light on what you should ask if you need a website to be built for you, and you need it ranked. In today's age, you need to protect your money and be sure that you are not being sold an "underperforming" website. It is sad, that there are not enough website designing companies that offer TRANSPARENCY as their first line of customer service. Never assume if you pay for a website design that it will rank.... ask for "social proof", because data never lies.  Your website should be like a high-performance Lamborghini! "Raise Your Rank To Raise Your Income" https://seoqueen.guru https://seoresultsagency.com info@annmariewalts.com
12:31
December 15, 2021
10 Tips To Make "Going Live" Easier by Ann Marie Walts
If the just the thought of "Going Live" makes your stomach flip, then this episode is for you! First of all, let me start out by saying...you are not alone.     Be sure to listen to this episode to the very end, to not miss out how you can succeed and help others, at the same time. And there is a free bonus, at the end, too. You are welcome to reach out to me at: https://www.annmariewalts.com  (Business Marketing & Coaching) https://www.theloftsalonstudio.com (Get a Luxury Hair Extension Makeover) https://www.annmariewaltsphotography.com (Photography related projects) FREE BONUS: Grab yourself a FREE Account with me to build a website of your own: plugintogroovewithann.com (No credit card required to sign up)
20:47
November 14, 2021
Stop The Pitch & Find A Niche - How To Tips On Improving Your Consultation
Have you ever been pitched, and not listened to?  In this episode, you will learn some key consultation questions that can improve your customer's experience, and that will enable you to provide better-focused solutions. And do you struggle with pricing your services?    Maybe you are too caught up with what a neighboring business is charging? You are not alone, and I will share with you why it's important to focus on your own business. Be sure to check out my previous show episode that will help you to keep your business fire burning. https://anchor.fm/ann-marie-walts/episodes/How-To---Keep-Your-Business-Why-Burning-e18kcng Thank you for joining me again, today. Come subscribe to my YouTube Channel: Ann Marie Walts - Rank On Google & YouTube - YouTube My Marketing Services: www.annmariewalts.com Luxury Makeovers: www.theloftsalonstudio.com
22:22
October 22, 2021
What Is Behind Door #3? Is your website your main hub, and is it performing well?
Are you relying on social media too much?   Do you not have a website because you don't feel you need one? Or are you thinking about getting a website, but you don't know where to begin? If you fall into either of these categories, then this episode is really for you.     You and your company's message and business is too important to, solely, be at the mercy of any social media platform. May this episode spark some ideas of why your website, truly, needs to be the hub of your company's brands message. If you need services or help with your internet marketing, then you can contact me at www.annmariewalts.com for more information.   Thank you for listening. 
18:37
October 19, 2021
Branding - If your business was a car, then what would it be?
Using your imagination, if you had to choose what type of car your business was, then what would it be? What makes a cup of coffee be 99 cents to over $5 a cup? Have you taken the time to visualize what owning a business will look like? This episode will spark your imagination, and give you an exercise to explore this. 
12:38
October 12, 2021
How To - Keep Your Business "Why" Burning
Do you feel you need ideas on how to keep your "fire" burning to keep you inspired, for your business?  Then you will want to tune into this episode, to get tips and more ideas. Feel free to contact me at https://annmariewalts.com
28:10
October 11, 2021
Use Mind Mapping With Your Imagination To Explore Your "Why"
Do you find yourself a little stuck when you have a idea, and wish that you could stop thinking so much?  (Say, Hi to Albert!) Often, to you find that you wish you could actual put your idea(s) into action?    On yesterday's podcast called - Find Out "Why" Your Own "Why" Is So Important,  I promised to revisit explaining how and what "Mind Mapping" was, and how to do it. *Please do not try to do this if you are driving....say this episode to your phone, or add it to your Favorites. Thank you for listening, Ann Marie Walts Text 413-734-6204   www.annmariewalts.com www.theloftsalonstudio.com www.annmariewaltsphotography.com www.beautyandthegeekcoaching.com Follow Me: @annmariewalts Ann Marie Walts | LinkedIn @loftsalonstudio @annmariewaltsphotography Twitter : @loftsalonstudio
10:57
August 20, 2021
Find Out "Why" Your Own "Why" Is So Important
Have you ever had or do have creative ideas, but you having taken the leap to launch them? Are you holding yourself back because it requires change, and your afraid to take the leap or risk? Maybe are you concerned about your decision to try something will require putting your creativity first, and not putting your doubts or doubters on pause? Social media is like an Amazon Jungle, because you need to have COURAGE to show up, and.....listen to find tips & learn more. Thank you for listening, Ann Marie Walts Text 413-734-6204   www.annmariewalts.com www.theloftsalonstudio.com www.annmariewaltsphotography.com www.beautyandthegeekcoaching.com Follow Me: @annmariewalts Ann Marie Walts | LinkedIn @loftsalonstudio @annmariewaltsphotography Twitter : @loftsalonstudio
21:14
August 18, 2021
Faking & Purchasing Popularity Versus Being Authentic?
Being your authentic self, and building a truly authentic social media following takes a four letter thing....called "work" Unless you want to find a shortcut that I expose in this episode.   *Warning, you may not agree with my opinions but my sense of humor will win you over. This episode piggybacks on my previous episode Does a huge social media following even matter? by Ann Marie Walts - Hair Extensions, Makeovers, Photography & Geeking • A podcast on Anchor Listen and find out what you may not of know before today..... Thank you for listening. Ann Marie Walts www.annmariewalts.com www.theloftsalonstudio.com Come follow me for REAL, and let me know your are listening.   IG @annmariewalts     @loftsalonstudio LinkedIn @annmariewalts
09:14
August 17, 2021
Are You Stuck? What lead to "The Art Of A Makeover" by Ann Marie Walts
Too often you can get into a rut of doing the same thing, the same way, and can get stuck in a rut. In this episode, I share what was my inspiration that lead me to only specialize in makeovers, and how you can go about making a change. The tips may help you, as a hairstylist, and/or give you as a listener some insights about why getting a makeover is SO EXCITING!! To read more after listening, please visit me here: Fusion Of Hair Extensions, Makeup &, Photography. Art Of A Makeover (theloftsalonstudio.com) Thank you, Ann Marie Walts www.theloftsalonstudio.com www.annmariewalts.com
24:35
August 10, 2021
What the DIY hair color companies do not tell you
In today's episode, I will share what the DIY hair color companies do not tell you, and what their angle is to convince you that you don't need a professional hair colorist. Find out why it's best to save yourself becoming frustrated.......... Thank you, Ann Marie Walts Contact l The Loft Salon Studio l 413-734-6204 www.annmariewalts.com email: info@annmariewalts.com
09:07
August 01, 2021
Does a huge social media following even matter?
Today's episode will shed some light on what and if it matters whether a business has a large following on social media. As well as my perspective on managing expectations of or for a clients' makeover goals. Thank you for listening. Ann Marie Walts www.theloftsalonstudio.com www.annmariewalts.com Text me at 413-734-6204 email: info@annmariewalts.com 
15:21
July 28, 2021
How To Avoid A Bad Eyelash Extension Experience by Ann Marie Walts
Your eyesight is not replaceable, and if you want to get eyelash extensions then you will want to listen to this episode. Learn how to avoid having a bad experience, and more. Feel free to contact me: All About Hair Extensions | Hair Extensions Near Me | Blog & Videos (theloftsalonstudio.com) Thank you for listening. Ann Marie Walts 
13:25
July 26, 2021
Need Thicker, Fuller & Longer Hair...or Blonder? You can have it all!
Listen to Learn how to "color" your hair with hair extensions, and how to achieve blonde hair as you see on Instagram! If you have never considered wearing hair extensions, then you will want to listen to this episode. Get fuller, longer & blonder hair! Text me at 413-734-6204 
08:16
April 07, 2021
Slow Down To Hurry Up! How To Avoid Miscommunication With Your Stylist
If you haven't ever experienced getting a thorough salon consultation, and or the idea is new to you, then you will want to listen to this episode. Miscommunication is the #1 reason for disappointment. 15 years ago, I professionally developed a very personalized & systematic consultation process that...in the end....renders the results that you are looking for.   Eliminating miscommunication does not have to be rocket science. www.theloftsalonstudio.com  www.annmariewalts.com Follow me on IG: @annmariewalts @annmariewaltphotography @loftsalonstudio
13:55
April 01, 2021
Why 1 To 1 Salon Appointments since 1999
Have you ever wished that you could be the only client in your stylists' chair? I haven't ever followed the crowd, and I don't plan on it anytime soon.   Join me to find out what lead me to offer very private 1 to 1 salon appointments from the earlier days of my career as a stylist. I wouldn't change a thing.   And if you are in my area, you can benefit by getting very pampered.  www.theloftsalonstudio.com www.annmariewalts.com
15:34
March 31, 2021
Going From Blonde To Brown & Unwanted Opinions - Guest Interview with Erica
Join in and listen to this interview with my guest Erica, as she shares some of her own experiences with changing up her hair. Have you been considering changing your hair color from Blonde to Brown?   Change can be fun, and at the same time, it can cause people to share their uninvited opinions with you about your new makeover.    www.annmariewalts.com www.theloftsalonstudio.com 
10:26
March 30, 2021
How To Research the Topic of Hair Extensions
Do you need to learn more about hair extensions and how to make researching them easier?  Get some tips and a quick overview of the different types of extensions that may be right for you. 
13:44
March 30, 2021
"At-Home" Haircolor Can Lead To Blunders! Now what do you do?
If you find that you are now regretting coloring your hair at home, well don't be too hard on yourself.  This episode shares what probably went wrong, and what to look for when you need professional salon help for your correction. www.theloftsalonstudio.com www.annmariewalts.com
16:34
March 24, 2021
Don't do choose a smoothing treatment before listening to this!
When is the last time you asked yourself what was your frustration level, on a scale of 1 to 10, about your frizzy hair?   Get tips, in today's podcast, about how to choose the correct smoothing treatment for your hair, and frustration level.
10:58
March 23, 2021
Tips To Prevent Your Professional Salon Color from Fading
Have you ever wondered your fresh professional salon hair color is running down the drain when you are in the shower?   Or How come your blonde hair just doesn't seem to stay blonde?  Listen to this episode to learn what to do differently.  www.theloftsalonstudio.com www.annmariewalts.com
06:41
March 22, 2021
Thank You For Visiting - Actual Photos
Thank you for visiting my site and or podcast right now.   I just wanted to reach out to you and let you know that I am here for you, if you have any questions about my services. All of the photography on https://www.theloftsalonstudio.com/hair-extensions-western-ma/ is of my work, and you can feel confident that through consulting with you that I will be able to change the way you look. Ann Marie Walts
01:44
August 02, 2020
Tips about How To Look For A New Salon or Stylist by Ann Walts
If you are frustrated with your hair or are no longer happy with the salon that you have been going to, then you will benefit from listening to my postcast.  Take it from me, I've been a hairstylist for over 20 years.   It is important that you love your hair, and enjoy going to the salon that provides you your experience.  Ann Walts www.theloftsalonstudio.com www.annmariewalts.com www.annmariewaltsphotography.com
02:52
August 02, 2020