A Week in the Life of Janna Maron, SPI’s Content Director

Take a peek into a week in the life of Janna Maron, SPI’s content director, including how content production and sprint planning works at SPI! Janna Maron June 24, 2019 Editor’s Note: This is a new series we are testing out here at SPI, and you know how much we love experiments! We’re inspired by other journal-like content we’ve seen around the web like the Money Diaries and Feel Good Diaries from Refinery29, as well as the standard format of the much-loved “How I Work” series from Lifehacker.com. In this series we hope to capture a vast array of not only different types of work that people do in the online space, but also the different ways we all work toward our goals and positive impact with our jobs, businesses, or brands. We’re starting off this series with the members of Team SPI and, if it’s a hit, we are kicking […]

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How to Plan and Manage Projects and Programs Successfully—with Janna Maron from Team SPI

Pat Flynn: As a business owner or entrepreneur of any kind, anybody who is creating content on a regular basis, and then adding on top of that special projects such as creating courses or launches or coaching program, services, anything you might have to offer—one really important aspect of running the show or your business or your content is the planning and management of those things. That stems from just the ideation of how to do those things to the ongoing systems and requirements to continue to do those things very well and uphold the, hopefully, level of standard that you and your audience can enjoy. So today on the podcast I’m very, very thankful to bring on one of my team members with me to discuss how to plan and manage projects and programs. So coming up we have Janna Maron who is my Editorial Director, and she’s in […]

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SPI 215: How to Keep Up With Your Editorial Calendar (and How to Get Ahead)

I want to introduce a very important member of Team Flynn whose work you see every day on SmartPassiveIncome.com, though you might not realize it. She’s Janna Maron, my Managing Editor. Janna has been an indispensable part of improving the quality and consistency of the content I create for SPI, which includes my blog posts, my SPI TV videos, and podcast episodes like this one. She’s also had a huge impact on refining workflows and making projects run more smoothly for my team. Thanks to Janna, I no longer have to stare at an empty screen each month, wondering what to write about—I’ve always got clear deadlines and a clear plan of action for bringing you guys something great. Today, Janna’s here to share how she revolutionized the SPI editorial process, how she helps maintain our workflow, and what she recommends for solo bloggers who want to improve their own editorial habits. You’ll hear […]

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