Frequently Asked Questions
Wondering about the program content and how you get in? Here’s some of our most frequently asked questions.
Who is The Confident Expert Program for and NOT for?
This program is NOT a get-rich quick program, another theory course with little value, or a prescribed formula for success. It IS a program with deep value and top-notch curriculum, which provides you the opportunity to market your business from a strategic, joyful place (#JoyfulMarketing) and grow your client base/audience and income in natural, organic, and sustainable way. It’s about mindset shifts, excellent marketing strategy, and a community who is here for you and will support your growth and cheer you on every step of the way. If you are looking for get-rich-quick results and more “prescribed plans and formulas”, this is NOT the program for you.
What kinds of coaches and consultants are in this program?
All kinds! We have many different types of coaches and consultants here: leadership, health and wellness, business, marketing, productivity, writing, creativity/art, marriage/relationship, life, and financial…just to name a few.
How long is the program?
This program is 6-months long. You will learn, implement, build powerful relationships, and grow the business you have been dreaming of. Let’s do this!
What’s included in The Confident Expert Program?
- On-Demand Content & Training Modules
- Monthly Live Support: Marketing Clinic, Sales Clinic, Tools and Tech Training*, Power Hour with Shannon**
- Quarterly Live Support: Marketing Strategy Circles and Group WorkSprints
- Online Community to Collaborate with Your Colleagues
- 1:1 Brand Elevation Coaching (You’ll get a private coach to support you in taking your brand to the next level!)
*Shannon takes you behind-the-scenes of her biz each month in an interactive training about how to manage and grow a strong six-figure online business. She teaches you the tools and tech she uses and helps you understand how to keep your growing business organized and efficient!
**In this monthly mastermind, you will explore the energetic aspects of sales and marketing, as well as get help with your most pressing questions.
Why is this program different from other marketing programs?
The Confident Expert Program is information + mastermind + implementation + community. Our goal is to get you marketing and making sales. You have access to high-quality marketing and sales coaches who will help you along the way. The community has your back. And we focus on #JoyfulMarketing here, so that means no more slimy, sleazy sales tactics or hyped-up marketing that rarely works.
What is the tuition?
The tuition for this program is $5700. You can make a one-time payment, or choose the friendly payment plan option.
Are there payment plans available?
Yes! When you choose the payment plan option, you will pay $950 each month.
Is there a money-back guarantee?
No. Our program isn’t like other programs or trainings you have taken. You are here because you are sick and tired of spinning your wheels–and getting little to no results. You also desire a joyful way to do marketing and sales. Your results are drastically affected by your commitment and willingness to play full out, go all in, be coachable, and remain consistent. We only want peeps who are 100% committed to staying the course and achieving their goals. We are community who believes that #TogetherWeRise. We are here to help you succeed–if you do the work.
Who is teaching the program content?
M. Shannon Hernandez leads a variety of the events, and other monthly events are led by qualified coaches, consultants, and marketing experts. Rest assured, collectively we bring you over 60 years of marketing and sales expertise and experience!
What do you mean, marketing can be fun?!?
Haha. Yup, welcome to the Joyful Marketing hangout. If it ain’t fun, we ain’t doin’ it!
How much time do I need to commit to the program?
We recommend you allot up to 2 hours each week to attend events (like trainings and clinics) and work on the curriculum. You’ll also want to allot 1 hour per week to implement what you are learning. Of course, this program is built in a way that you only need to attend and spend time on the things that will support YOUR current marketing and sales goals.
Can I hear from students who are in the program/have completed the program?
Yes you can! We have a full roster of Case Studies and Testimonials, both in video and written format, on the Happy Students page. Feel free to listen in and get to know us!
Why do I have to apply?
We value integrity and helping entrepreneurs make great choices. This means we work with you to determine the next best step for where you are right now. During your application call, we will determine what you need next to grow your business.