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Start Your Influence Podcast

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A place for those looking to grow that will leave you with knowledge, tips and inspiration to help create and monetize your future using social media. Perfect for business owners, entrepreneurs, moms and college students. You have everything it takes to influence. Start listening on your car ride, while you work or at the gym.
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Kick these excuses to the curb: 5 Influencer myths DEBUNKED
Thinking of growing your following and becoming a paid influencer.. but have these myths stopping you from moving forward? Myth #1) Growing your IG takes to much time Myth #2) You have to be a basic IG model Myth #3) You have to have the best gear to create content Myth #4) You have to have everything figured out before you get started Myth #5) You need lots of $ to actually grow in todays algorithm. This is the perfect episode for you. I will unpackage every myth show you how possible it is for you to start today! Because there is no better time like the present to start acting and say good bye to all of these excuses! Link to my program: https://valcourse.com/
38:32
April 14, 2021
How to grow on IG from scratch. Even if you dont have any talent.
Want to know the 3 first steps to growing your IG from scratch? This is the perfect episode for you. And if youre struggling to figure out what your account should be about and feel like youre "not talented enough" for ppl to follow you.. THATS NOT TRUE! I show you how we can fix that. Listen and enjoy! REGISTER FOR MY FREE MASTERCLASS ---->>>https://webinar.valcourse.com/s/eeU38O
29:33
April 9, 2021
Think it takes thousands of followers to make $ on Instagram? My students make $500+ with 2,000 followers and you can too.
I know it may seem like as a micro influencer its hard to actually get payed for your posts.. But what if I told you that my students make $500+ with only 2,000 followers? And that they use the tips in this episode to make that happen! Listen now to do the same. EARLY registration to my new masterclass --->>https://webinar.valcourse.com/s/eeU38O My program --->>https://valcourse.com/
26:23
March 19, 2021
What to do when a brand says no
Today I got my 1,000th no from a brand. Well maybe not exactly. The point is, all influencers hear more no’s than yes’s. And thats OK! In reality influencers offer amazing value to brands like increased awareness, sales, content, downloads and more. From all of these no’s I’ve learned a few things. So now I have a checklist of things to do when a brand says no. Listen to get your head back in the game after a brand says no or if youre feeling like giving up! THIS IS FOR YOU!! My course -->> https://valcourse.com/ FREE PDF -->> https://valcourse.com/valresources/
22:51
March 15, 2021
3 ROOKIE mistakes youre making while growing your Instagram following
Starting on Instagram? Or maybe you had your account for a while. Either way you need this episode! I will help you maximize your growth by analyzing your profile and making sure youre not making these 3 rookie Instagram mistakes! Youlll find out what you need to pay attention to when running your Insta account, how to stay consistent and how important it is to use Instagram tools. My program>>https://valcourse.com/ FREE pdf guide>>https://valcourse.com/valresources/
29:40
March 5, 2021
How you can start on Instagram, EVEN if you dont have a set up account!
Feel like youre starting from scratch? Want to grow on Instagram but dont know where to start? This episode is for you. I will give you a step by step checklist that will leave you knowing what exactly to do next! My program>>https://valcourse.com/ FREE pdf guide>>https://valcourse.com/valresources/
31:35
February 26, 2021
3 reasons why you are SCARED to reach out to a brand. How to OVERCOME this insecurity.
We all know that feeling before sending your first pitch to a brand..  What if they say no? Am I interesting enough? etc. This is completely normal. But constantly being in fear and avoiding reaching out to brands IS NOT! Let me show you the reality of influencing and that you have nothing to fear. In fact after this episode you will be motivated to work with more brands. My course>> https://valcourse.com/ My Insta>> https://www.instagram.com/valerie_lisitsyna/
26:05
February 19, 2021
How to use Instagram Reels to grow on Instagram
I GREW 100K IN 1 WEEK USING REELS! And it was time to reveal the secrets!! Listen to this podcast episode and learn 5 tips to creating Reels, 3 tips to go viral and debunked myths about Reels. LINK TO COURSE: https://valcourse.com/  LINK TO FREE PDF: https://valcourse.com/valresources/
33:28
February 11, 2021
TOP 5 ways to find a topic for your Instagram account
Finding a NICHE for your Instagram is KEY! Inside the newest podcast you will learn what a niche is, how to find a niche for your Instagram account and BONUS tips like how often you should post on Instagram. Tune in, take notes and GROW! My program= https://valcourse.com/ FREE growth hacks PDF= https://valcourse.com/valresources/ My Instagram= https://www.instagram.com/valerie_lisitsyna/
26:30
February 3, 2021
Heres why you NEED to grow your Instagram in 2021 | 5 Reasons
Hey its 2021! The start of a new year and also the perfect time to set goals. If you have been thinking about persuing Instagram growth, working with dream brands and starting a side hustle by getting paid for posts.. THIS EPISODE IS FOR YOU! Listen and grow! Check out my new program here>> https://valcourse.com/
25:54
January 15, 2021
Think its impossible to grow in 2021? 3 REASONS THATS NOT TRUE
Ready to start 2021..But having some doubts? Think its impossible to grow in 2021? Listen to this episode to find out the truth about growing on Instagram in 2021 and how others are doing it too! JOIN MY FREE MASTERCLASS HERE >> https://joinnow.live/s/YcGyA0
20:11
January 7, 2021
5 reasons why you need to become an influencer
Wondering if growing your Instagram and influencing is for you? I go in depth into 5 reasons why RIGHT KNOW is the time you should start. There is so much opportunity for your lifestyle, business and even side hustle with becoming an influencer. More info on my course: https://valcourse.com/ FREE GROWTH HACKS PDF: https://valcourse.com/valresources/
28:23
November 14, 2020
How to overcome and master Instagram stories
Do you get shivers just thinking about posting stories? The idea of talking on camera almost breaks a sweat. Yet you know storys are one of the best ways to build a trusting relationship with your audience. Im here to help you battle that fear because you NEED to consistently post storys to create a personal brand and loyal followers. Listen and learn my 5 tips in this episode. REGISTER FOR FRE IG GROWTH MASTERCLASS HERE: https://joinnow.live/s/edKm1b
24:34
November 6, 2020
How to grow while spending less time on Instagram app
Tired and feel exhausted and overwhelmed? We are gonna dive deep in our newest podcast episode. Learn how you can save time on Instagram and actually grow. Spend time with your kids, pet or with your friends instead of constantly having to be on IG! FREE GROWTH PDF >> https://valcourse.com/valresources/
16:34
October 30, 2020
Quick start guide to get paid for your Instagram posts
Want to monetize and get paid for your Instagram posts? My student Savanah started getting paid for posts with only 5,000 followers. YOU CAN TOO! Listen to learn what you need to do before working with brands, how much $ you can make and where to find brands. FREE GROWTH PDF: https://valcourse.com/valresources/ MY COURSE: https://valcourse.com/
23:13
October 22, 2020
What it takes to become an influencer | 4 KEYS
Thinking of becoming an influencer? Have you been trying but seeing no results? This episode is for you! Analyze and write down the 4 keys I give you. Link to my program: https://valcourse.com/ Link to FREE growth PDF: https://valcourse.com/valresources/
27:32
October 15, 2020
5 tips for developing brand consistency
Join in and listen to an episode with marketing experts Elizabeth and Erika from the 5 Hundreds. Learn how you can develop a consistent brand today!
38:41
October 8, 2020
How ANYONE can make money on Instagram
There is a 100% chance that you can make money on Instagram. Thats exactly what this episode is about! Learn how many followers you need, 4 ways to make money in 2020 and whats an influencer! Link to Insta course https://valcourse.com/. Link to FREE GROWTH PDF https://valcourse.com/valresources/. 
28:37
September 24, 2020
How to grow on Instagram WITHOUT spending money on advertising
Is it possible to grow for FREE? YES! In this episode I share just some of the many growth methods you can use that will actually get you results!You will also learn how  optimizing your profile will attract followers and 3 FREE growth tips. FREE INSTA GROWTH HACK PDF HERE https://valcourse.com/valresources/ INSTA COURSE PROGRAM https://valcourse.com/
29:51
September 18, 2020
How to get passed the fear of social media | 5 tips to get COMFORTABLE
Think youre too shy? Social media is only for introverts? Well I started off just like you but now feel comfortable putting my self out there! Its all about MYTHS in your head! Find out 5 tips how you can overcome your fears in this episode! Link to my course https://valcourse.com/ FREE IG GROWTH HACK PDF https://valcourse.com/valresources/ My IG https://www.instagram.com/valerie_lisitsyna/channel/
30:08
September 11, 2020
3 tips to grow your following using NEW REELS
Want to grow using the NEW REELS! Listen to find out why Reels is important, diff. between Reels & IGTV and 3 tips to help grow your account on IG! Learn more about my course here https://valcourse.com/
27:56
September 2, 2020
3 reasons why you should use IGTV | SECRET formula hack
Its time to start creating video content on Insta and stand out from your competitors! Learn why you should be on IGTV, how to use IGTV to capture/ grow following and my secret video formula. Learn more about my course here https://valcourse.com/
17:25
July 30, 2020
How to generate leads (clients) through story highlights
Want to attract brand deals, clients and leads through your story highlights? This episode is for you I go over 1. Using highlights as website 2. Work on covers 3. Titles 4. Call to action! Listen to the end to get all the tips and enjoy! My course https://valcourse.com/ Swipe up without 10k tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-BD3BaigUd8
19:14
June 30, 2020
3 INNOVATIVE ways to GROW your Instagram | Your competition is scared to do this!
Co-hosted episode with Jessica Whitaker CEO of Build And Bloom. It was an honor to be a guest and speak to photographers and business owners! If you are thinking of launching a product or service this podcast is also for you! Enroll into "Instagram Marketing 101" https://valcourse.com/. Grow your social media, attract clients and become an IG expert!
45:52
May 19, 2020
How to find your passion | My success story
Have we done a proper introduction? Heres a little about my passion and how it started. We dig deep into goals and I share my 3 tips to finding your passion. Enjoy and take notes. LIMITED TIME OFFER ENDS IN LESS THAN 3 DAYS ON A FREE #valpresets PACKAGE WITH MY COURSE! Learn more at https://valcourse.com
22:22
May 16, 2020
Post Ideas During Corona | Take Action!
Stuck on what to post during COVID season? Your followers need you! Listen to find inspo and caption ideas for your next posts! Click here to learn more tips and IG hacks on my page https://www.instagram.com/valerie_lisitsyna/. My INSTA COURSE https://valcourse.com/.
16:47
April 29, 2020
Is it possible to grow on IG in 2020 | 3 tips to DOMINATE!
Want to become an influencer in 2020? IG is on the rise as more users get on the platform. Its the PERFECT TIME! In this podcast I give you 3 tips to dominate 2020! Click here to learn more tips and IG hacks on my page https://www.instagram.com/valerie_lisitsyna/. My Insta course https://valcourse.com/.
14:30
April 15, 2020
7 Steps to AMAZING Instagram photos with your IPHONE
BREAKING MYTHS: You dont need the best gear to create amazing Insta content. Learn my 7 tips to nailing your iphone shots. In this podcast I share exposure hacks, finding your angle, instructing your photographer & best shooting time. Click here to learn more tips & IG hacks https://www.instagram.com/valerie_lisitsyna/. My Youtube https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC5zR14D50-oHJpBLUrcqsUw?view_as=subscriber. My presets https://www.valpresets.com/
20:15
April 2, 2020
Instagram trends of 2020 | Stay on top of the IG game
If your goal is to grow your IG presence you have to keep up with TOP trends! I go over things like story masks, hiding likes and IGTV update. This is the time to get on insta and take advantage of the trends! Listen and take notes! Click here to learn more tips and IG hacks on my page https://www.instagram.com/valerie_lisitsyna/. My presets https://www.valpresets.com/.
14:45
March 19, 2020
How to manage multiple pages WITHOUT going crazy
Struggling with the weight of multiple pages? Or want to make running your account easier? Find out 3 tips to managing multiple accounts at once, automation tools (yes they work so you dont have to!), strategic principals to better your content. Click here to learn more tips, tutorials and Insta hacks on my page https://www.instagram.com/valerie_lisitsyna/.
20:49
March 11, 2020
How to build loyalty through personal branding
Loyalty is important for high engagement and sales! In this episode I talk about what is a personal brand, 3 ways you can build loyal followers and breaking myths about exposing your life on social media. Click here to learn more tips, tutorials and Insta hacks on my page https://www.instagram.com/valerie_lisitsyna/.
13:52
February 28, 2020
When to work with brands | 3 influencer sites you should know
One of the funnest parts of being an influencer is receiving free products and monetizing your account! I go over collabs I approve, terms and your questions. BONUS: I give yall 3 KEY sites where you can get brand deals! Click here to learn more tips, tutorials and Insta hacks on my page https://www.instagram.com/valerie_lisitsyna/.
15:54
February 16, 2020
Lifehack for EFFECTIVE hashtags
“Hashtags Don’t Even Work Anymore”⠀Its funny when people tell me this with a convinced look on their face. I get up to 20,000 impressions per a post from hashtags alone. In this episode I share my secrets to hashtags and how you can get more likes and engagement simply using them the right way. Click here to learn more tips and Insta hacks on my page https://www.instagram.com/valerie_lisitsyna/.
17:13
February 6, 2020