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Ep 42: The Truth About Derek Halpern

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Ep 42: The Truth About Derek Halpern

The Truth About Derek Halpern - Copy Chief

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In This Episode

3:37 – “Ideal customer”? “Customer avatar”? Rubbish! Derek says neither exists – and he proves it with his $310 haircut

5:05 – How Derek’s high-end haircut went viral, made him richer … and attracted lots of customers (of both sexes!)

6:26 – Ultimate productivity hack: how Derek wows both his house list of marketers and 1000 new masseurs … with the EXACT SAME story

7:35 – How Derek breaks into a new niche every month … without even trying

8:54 – The “insta-sell” marketing technique of creating products – and how to get even uninterested people to buy them too

10:34 – The one single “metric” Derek used to know he had a winner – before even pitching anything

10:59 – How Derek shifted gears to grow his business … and the shocking master move he’s planning to make next

13:21 – A cheap, outsourceable task which slashed the refund rate by half – without changing the copy

18:53 – While other marketers film themselves swimming in cash or exaggerate their “rags-to-riches” tales … Derek’s no-frills honesty makes them seem like tasteless douche-bags

25:06 – The one simple life-transforming “mantra”, which set Derek on the train tracks to success

29:56 – The “closet introvert” way of fearlessly speaking in front of an audience – without having to wow them

31:50 – Why you won’t impress anyone by waving your income statements around … and how to earn respect the right way

34:36 – Which marketing vehicles Derek wants to switch to right now (and why he calls himself an idiot for not doing this sooner)

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