Category Archives: Practice Mgmt

Episode 87 – Influences vs Strategic Partnerships with Gwynn & Joanne



Today, Matt Halloran brings on two former guests Gwynn Sharick-Elberson and Joanne Giardini-Russell from Boomer Health Group. Gwynn and Joanne guide you through determining your Influencers vs Strategic Partners and how you can use strategic partnering to grow your practice. While influencers are often about uplifting and providing you with tools to get strategic partners, and Gwynn and Joanne are here to make sure you capitalize on grabbing those partnerships to reach your next goal as a financial advisor.

Tune in to listen to Gwynn and Joanne, who’s thought leadership will help you better understand and utilize both types of relationships!

Boomer Health Group


Episode 86 – The Power of Social Media with Heather Wilson



Today, Matt Halloran brings on Heather Wilson from SEI to discuss the power of Social Media and financial advising. At SEI, Heather is a social media manager who is responsible for overseeing multiple advisor accounts, giving her the real world experience to provide credible advice for you. Heather takes listerens on a guided tour of her world, and how she capitalizes on social media. With that in mind, Heather and Matt discuss what you can be doing NOW to reach out to your audience and grow a stronger relationship for those who follow you.

Tune in to find out how to manage your social media so that you can maximize your outreach!

LINKS: Heather Wilson | 5 Tactics to “Untroll” Your Online Trolls


Episode 85 – WOW Website Formula



Today, Matt Halloran and Kirk Lowe discuss what it takes to make a great website. Great websites are made up of multiple components. To get that great website feel you have to want it, and understand the crucial role it plays in any business. You need to spend time to make sure your website has clear communication, and is focused on inspiring and driving referrals. Matt and Kirk are here to give you the proper keys to unlocking your websites potential.

Tune in to find out how you can use the WOW Website Formula to form a stronger communication to your clients and potential customers!

Top Advisor Marketing | WOW Website Formula


Episode 84 – Getting to Know Justin Koehler



Today, Matt Halloran brings on a friend and a past colleague, Justin Koehler. Justin is the Director of Sales at Fusion Capital Management and is bringing some marketing tactics and insights that will help you free up your time so that you can be more efficient with marketing. Justin goes personal and explains his goals, what empowers him, and also how you should be always changing, evolving to become a better you.

Tune into this episode to learn more about marketing, yourself, and how Justin has evolved. Just like you should!

LINKS: JUSTIN KOEHLER | FUSION CAPITAL MANAGEMENT


Episode 82 – The 7 Dynamic Digital Prospecting Techniques: Part 7



On this final installment of the series, Matt Halloran and Kirk Lowe talk about that sought after level of internet success – going viral!

One of the best way to do this is to pay attention to how other viral pieces are blowing up and grab those important pieces content to formulate your own. But even with great thought leadership, you have to get your blogs out there! So, the most important part to going viral is setting  up your nurture sequence so that you can show value to your prospects. The goal is to engage an audience and become a positive marketing piece to leverage yourself. Social media is also a very important piece to your prospecting and you will want to utilize all the features on all platforms. Tagging, mentioning, and hashtags are just the few that can help you target your audience, and engage them in your practice.

Tune in to find out how you can set yourself up to engage audiences and set yourself up to be a viral hit. You don’t want to miss out on this powerhouse of an episode.

Top Advisor Marketing


Episode 80 – The 7 Dynamic Digital Prospecting Tactics: Part 6



Today, on the sixth instalment of the 7 Dynamic Digital Prospecting Tactics, Matt Halloran and Kirk Lowe discuss the importance of writing a blog!

Kirk has been writing blogs for years and knows the ins and outs of a blogs success. He’s got some tips for you to ensure your blogs are read and shared widely. The importance of blogging is that you can receive great feedback from your community, but also gain more traffic to benefit your SEO. Invite guest bloggers, and share conservatively. Your thought leadership matters and blogs are a great way to showcase what you know.

Tune in to find out how you can benefit from starting a blog!

Top Advisor Marketing|9 Best Practices For Your Advisor Blog|5 Steps to Creating Great Financial Content|


Episode 79 – Joseph Merlino & Value Creation



In today’s episode, Matt Halloran introduces Joseph Merlino who is here to guide you through value creation. When you think of the word value what do you think of? For many financial advisors it can be difficult to identify values, let alone share the with others. But there is help! Joseph wants to show you some effective ways to show more value to your clients and potential prospects so that they know their getting the best services possible.

Tune in to find out how you can create more value, and sharpen up your processes with your clients!

Emergent Business Website|Email JoeLinkedIn


Episode 78 – The 7 Dynamic Digital Prospecting Techniques: Part 5



Today, on the next instalment of the 7 Dynamic Digital Prospecting Tactics, Matt Halloran and Kirk Lowe discuss the value in a white paper. A white paper is a persuasive, authoritative, in-depth report on a specific topic that presents a problem and provides your solution. This is an important part to practice, as a white paper can establish credibility, and attract more traffic to your website and services. It’s important to share the white paper, and make it a downloadable piece so that prospective clients can view and solidify your position.

Tune in to find out how you can use a white paper to spark some movement in your practice!

Top Advisor Marketing


Episode 77 – Larry Miles – It Starts With Culture



Today, Larry Miles, a principal at AdvicePeriod talks about what most financial advisory firms get wrong in customer experience. Luckily, as a firm this is something you can take control of and change. Culture, Technology, and specifically your team can help boost morale and create memorable customer experiences that will separate your firm from the rest. Part of this is continuously adapting and changing with the times. When you’re upgrading your firm’s technology, and focusing on connecting with customers, you will only be propelled further.

AdvicePeriod lives by the quote “If culture doesn’t fit, nothing else matters”, you should too.

Tune in to find out how you can grow your company culture, and create rewarding experiences for both your team and your clients.

AdvicePeriod for Advisors | AdvicePeriod


Episode 76 – The 7 Digital Prospecting Techniques: Part 4



Do you have a facebook page? Struggling to find your audience?

Today, Matt Halloran and Kirk Lowe discuss the importance of social media and using Facebook as a medium to reach your audience. Facebook is a platform that can showcase your personality, and most importantly your vision. The platform itself is a gateway to transparency, which can allow your audience to have a personal connection with you and your practice. Matt and Kirk discuss how character, personality, and balancing your expertise can help mould your network and establish a connected community.

Tune in to find out how you can manage Facebook, and become an online influencer!