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Adam Witty | The Importance of Cultivating Relationships and Partnerships, from Forbes to Dan Kennedy

Mar 23, 2020 31:52

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Episode Transcript: John Corcoran  00:40 All right. Welcome, everybody. John Corcoran. Here. I’m the host of the smart business revolution podcast where I talk with CEOs, founders and entrepreneurs of companies and organizations like YPO eo Activision Blizzard, which is the world’s largest video game company. Lending tree Open Table x offer many many more. […]

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Chris Townsend MacDonald | 170 Million Podcast Downloads and Founding Libsyn

Mar 20, 2020 31:52

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Episode Transcript: John Corcoran  00:40 Welcome, everybody. John Corcoran. Here. I’m the host of the smart business revolution podcast where I talk with CEOs, founders and entrepreneurs of companies and organizations like YPO to Activision Blizzard, which is the world’s largest video game company, lending tree, Open Table, x offer and many more. I’m also […]

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J. Skyler Fernandes | Disrupting Venture Capital and How to Break into VC and Private Equity

Mar 16, 2020 31:52

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Episode Transcript: John Corcoran 00:40All right. Welcome everyone. JOHN Corcoran here. I’m the host of the smart business revolution podcast where I talk with CEOs founders, investors and entrepreneurs and all kinds of different companies and organizations like YPO activation, Blizzard, lending tree, Open Table, you name it. I’m also the co-founder of rice 25, […]

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Dave Newmark | The $4.5 Billion Untapped Opportunity in the Booming Podcast Industry

Mar 9, 2020 31:52

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Episode Transcript: John Corcoran 0:40 Alright, welcome everyone and I’m very excited today because my guest is Dave Newmark. Dave is a seasoned radio executive who founded podsearch.com one of the largest and most popular online directories for discovery of podcasts are great talking all about that. And of course, I am John Corcoran. I’m […]

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Darrah Brustein | Networking Under 40, Burning Out & Partnering with Deepak

Mar 2, 2020 31:52

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Darrah Brustein is a four-time founder, author, coach, and co-host of a podcast with Deepak Chopra. She’s also a contributor for Forbes and Entrepreneur, and she has interviewed remarkable people like Shaquille O’Neal, Seth Godin, Bobby Brown, Jillian Michaels, Adam Grant, and Deepak Chopra himself. Darrah founded a credit card processing company that grew to […]

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Grant Baldwin | 5 Simple Steps to Profit from Speaking

Feb 24, 2020 38:05

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Grant Baldwin is a nationally known speaker, podcaster, and author of the new book The Successful Speaker: Five Steps for Booking Gigs, Getting Paid and Building Your Platform.  Grant helps people, particularly businesses, to learn how to speak and how to use this medium to help move businesses forward. Over the last 13 years, he’s […]

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Frank Bria | How to Scale Businesses and How to Recover When the Roof Caves In on You

Feb 17, 2020 42:29

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Frank Bria is the Founder of High Ticket Program. He began his entrepreneurial career in the financial services sector. He has worked for a number of different corporations and several startups, some of which sold for hundreds of millions of dollars. Frank is also the author of the international best selling book Scale: How to […]

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Tommy Mello | Selling Garage Doors and Scaling a Home Service Business to $40M

Feb 10, 2020 39:54

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Tommy Mello started A1 Garage with $50,000 in business debt. Today, he’s about to cross the $40 million mark in revenue with over 200 employees in 10 states. He has worn all kinds of hats from sales and marketing to hiring. Tommy also built a lead generation company in the real estate industry, which is […]

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Jeff Prager | How to Engineer Your Cash Flow Using 7 Simple Numbers

Feb 3, 2020 38:34

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Can 7 simple numbers be the key to engineering your business? Jeff Prager thinks so. Jeff Prager is the CEO and Founder of Cash Flow Engineering LLC, an international training and advisory company for CEOs, business owners, and key managers. Cash Flow Engineering helps businesses to develop and implement marketing, sales, operational and financial systems […]

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Sally Dominguez | The Inventor’s Mindset, Scaling Innovation, Singularity University

Jan 27, 2020 36:05

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Inventors have an interesting way of looking at the problems of the world and business. So what is their mindset, and who can show us what it looks like? Sally Dominguez is an inventor, architect, journalist, and educator with a real passion for innovation. She is currently the Program Director for Innovation Strategy and Design […]

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Matt Prohaska | Online Advertising Pioneer: from CNET to Sesame Street to NY Times, Scaling a Consulting Firm

Jan 20, 2020 37:41

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There are a host of experts and companies who can help you advertise online. Our guest this week pioneered online advertising. Matt Prohaska is the CEO and Principal at Prohaska Consulting, which provides senior-level solutions for a myriad of Publishers, Industry Groups, Ad Tech Firms, Agencies, Investors and Brands. Matt is one of the early […]

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Mitch Axelrod | From Road Warrior to Thriving Stay-at-Home Dad, Profiting from Your IP, How to Become a Rainmaker

Jan 13, 2020 55:07

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Mitch Axelrod wanted to be home with his son but still wanted to remain a traveling speaker.  So he realigned his goals and changed the industry he was working in. Mitch Axelrod is a #1 best selling author, speaker, trainer, and mentor. He’s delivered 3500 different seminars, workshops, webinars, teleconferences, and keynotes. Mitch has helped […]

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David Mathison | How Digital is Disrupting Everything

Jan 6, 2020 26:31

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The Digital Age has brought sweeping change to business over the last couple of decades. Innovation is how companies can survive and thrive. David Mathison is Chairman, CEO, and Founder of CDO Club, the world’s foremost company and community of C-suite digital, data, and analytics leaders. David was also the Founder and CEO of the […]

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Max Shapiro | Youngest NBA Scout in History, How Tech is Disrupting the Labor Force

Dec 30, 2019 26:31

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Becoming a waterboy for an NBA team would be a great experience for a lot of kids. For Max Shapiro, it eventually turned into a career as an NBA scout. Max Shapiro is the Founder of PeopleConnect Staffing, which helps early-stage tech companies to find quality talent. Max is also the founder of Pitch Force, […]

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Jo Riley | From the FBI, to Celebrity CEO Rise & Fall, and Eliminating Bias in Recruiting

Dec 23, 2019 55:17

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Losing a successful company to a hostile takeover may be discouraging for some. For this week’s guest, it was motivation. Jo Riley is an entrepreneur and investor, and Co-Founder and CEO of Censia, which helps organizations and companies to recruit talent more efficiently. She was also the CEO and Co-Founder of 1-Page, a SAAS solution […]

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David Meerman Scott | Turning Fans into Customers, John Mayer, and Lessons from the Grateful Dead

Dec 16, 2019 38:43

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The Grateful Dead are an American staple of the music industry. But what can we learn from them about marketing? David Meerman Scott is an internationally acclaimed business strategist, entrepreneur, advisor to emerging companies and public speaker. David is also the Wall Street Journal best-selling author of 10 previous books, including The New Rules of […]

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Jeff Dudan | How to Turn a Hurricane into an Opportunity and Scaling Up to 200 Franchisees

Dec 9, 2019 48:24

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When a devastating hurricane strikes, many people want to head to safety and security. This week’s guest did the opposite. Jeff Dudan is the Franchise Executive for Dudan Partners, and the Founder and former CEO of AdvantaClean. Originally started as a painting business, AdvantaClean became a cleanup company in the wake of a devastating hurricane […]

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Dave Will | Building, Scaling And Exiting a Learning Platform Software Company

Dec 2, 2019 38:33

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Getting advice from peers and elders in your field can get you a long way when you follow it. Sometimes success comes from doing the opposite. Dave Will is the Co-Founder and CEO of PropFuel, a cloud-based SAS software platform that is designed to get a company’s team focused on the growth of an organization […]

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Charlie Gilkey | How to Start Finishing More Projects

Nov 25, 2019 36:25

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Productivity. Everyone wants it, but it can be very difficult to find or sustain. This week’s guest has mastered it. Charlie Gilkey is the Founder of Productive Flourishing, a consulting company based in Portland, Oregon, which helps creatives, entrepreneurs, and leaders to start finishing projects. Charlie is also a speaker and the author of Start […]

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Anthony Vidergauz | Immigrant Turns $5,000 into $300M/year Business – with Former CEO of California Closets

Nov 18, 2019 48:22

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Knowing when to buy and sell a company is the subject of countless books. Most people hope to either buy or sell at the right time. This week’s guest did both. Anthony Vidergauz is CEO of The Paradise Group, which advises franchises in their operations, leadership development, and mentoring. He is also the former Owner […]

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Sean Magennis | President & COO of YPO

Nov 11, 2019 35:49

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Becoming a member of YPO is a huge milestone in the success of a CEO or entrepreneur. Becoming the President of YPO is on another level altogether. Sean Magennis is the President and COO of YPO, which is a global community of more than 27,000 CEOs, presidents, executives, entrepreneurs who come from a rich assortment […]

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Wade Foster | Zapier CEO on Remote Work and Building a 250-person, $50M+ company

Nov 4, 2019 27:23

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The digital age has brought about an incredibly diverse array of apps, programs, and websites. But integration between these entities is not always smooth or even possible. Enter Zapier. Wade Foster is the Co-Founder and CEO of Zapier, a productivity tool that connects over 1,500 different apps and websites. Wade and his co-founder have grown […]

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Phil Nadel | Investing in Tech Startups, Partnering with Barbara Corcoran, and Running a Top Angellist Syndicate

Oct 28, 2019 39:54

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Becoming a successful investor in the goal of many entrepreneurs. Some people find success, perhaps even a lot of it. This week’s guest has produced results beyond what is commonly thought to be possible. Phil Nadel is the Co-Founder and Managing Director of Forefront Venture Partners, one of the most successful and largest AngelList Syndicates. […]

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Cameron Herold | Growing 2 $100-Million Companies, Bipolar Disorder, and Raising Kids to Be Entrepreneurs

Oct 21, 2019 27:24

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Education is important, but do we educate our children in the most beneficial way? This week’s guest believes there are better methods.  Cameron Herold is the Founder of the COO Alliance, a peer network designed to cater to the second in command of organizations. Cameron is also the Founder of the Second in Command Podcast. […]

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Daniel Marcos | Dotcom Riches, Rebounding from Failures, and Partnering with your Mentors

Oct 14, 2019 51:49

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Failure. Everyone avoids it, yet it can be our greatest teacher. Those who learn from it, like this week’s guest, can go on to the highest success.  Daniel Marcos is the Co-Founder and CEO of Growth Institute, a premier online training company engineered for mid-market companies worldwide. Daniel has been a CEO for over twenty […]

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Paul Edwards | Operation Iraqi Freedom, Quadriplegic Multimillionaires, and Networking with Influencers

Oct 7, 2019 32:11

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Networking. It strikes fear in the hearts of many a businessperson.  Despite this, it is a skill not everyone prioritizes.  Paul Edwards is not one of those people. Paul Edwards is the host of the Influencer Networking Secrets Podcast Show and an international best-selling author. Paul is the Founder of the Business Beyond Business Mastermind, […]

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Will Scott | How to Improve Culture, Improve Happiness and Productivity

Sep 30, 2019 24:47

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The culture of an organization can make or break its success. Yet most companies and organizations overlook the effects of culture on their success. This week’s guest is out to change that.  Will Scott is the resident Culture Czar at Culture Czars, a company he began with the goal of helping organizations transition from simply […]

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Dr. Diane Hamilton | Forbes MBA Chair, Improving Culture and Unlocking Performance with Curiosity

Sep 23, 2019 28:16

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Curiosity. It is the fire that drives us and fuels our greatest achievements.  So how can we harness the power of curiosity to unlock our peak performance and jump-start our career? This week’s guest can guide the way. Dr. Diane Hamilton is the CEO and Founder of Tonerra, a leadership consulting and training business, a […]

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Alexi Cashen | Lies, Deceit, and a $1.8 Million Embezzlement

Sep 16, 2019 33:55

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Trust is the foundation of all healthy relationships.  We all want to trust our employees, family, friends, and coworkers. But what happens when trust in an employee is taken for granted to the tune of $1.8 Million in embezzled money from the company? Unfortunately for Alexi Cashen, she knows the answer too well.  Alexi Cashen […]

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Peter Diamandis | Exponential Thinking, Moonshots, and Abundance Mindset

Sep 9, 2019 34:27

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Our mindset and the way we approach our goals are a major factor to determines our success. Our guest Peter Diamandis firmly believes this, and he has the experience to back it up.  Diamandis is the Chairman and CEO of the well-known XPRIZE Foundation, which awards a $10 million Ansari XPRIZE for private spaceflight. He […]

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Gino Wickman | How to Make the Entrepreneurial Leap

Sep 2, 2019 33:34

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Becoming an entrepreneur is a dream for many people. But the first question you should ask is:  Do you have what it takes? Gino Wickman is an author, entrepreneur, and founder of the hugely successful EOS Worldwide, which has trained thousands of entrepreneurs. He is now putting his energy into helping aspiring entrepreneurs to figure […]

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Jonathan Doochin | Building the Nation’s Largest Solar Distributor & The Clean Energy Economy

Aug 26, 2019 31:43

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The way we are creating and consuming energy is being transformed every day. Jonathan Doochin is helping to lead the way with clean, efficient solar innovation. Jonathan Doochin is a prolific entrepreneur who has worked in software, automotive, finance, and construction. He is now the CEO of Soligent Holdings Inc. as well as Soligent Distribution.  […]

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Guy Kawasaki | From Hawaii to Apple, to Canva and Beyond

Aug 19, 2019 29:23

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Most people would not be brave enough to speak their mind in front of Steve Jobs. Guy Kawasaki is not most people. Guy is an entrepreneur and prolific author, as well as the Chief Evangelist for Canva. He has written fifteen books, and is the brand ambassador for Mercedes-Benz.  This week John is joined by […]

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Brandon Klein | How to Collaborate Better, from Davos to the Gates Foundation

Aug 12, 2019 43:55

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Collaboration happens at some point in the operation of almost any business.  It doesn’t always go as smoothly as we hope. Brandon Klein is one of the top experts in the world at facilitating collaboration. Brandon Klein is an author and Chief Collaboration Officer for theDifference Consulting, a leading consulting agency specializing in the implementation […]

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Viveka von Rosen | How to Master #SocialSelling on LinkedIn in Just a Few Hours Each Day

Aug 5, 2019 43:47

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It can be easy to think that if you are not using platforms like LinkedIn that you’ve missed the boat.  This week’s guest will assure you that nothing is further from the truth. Viveka von Rosen is an author, speaker, and LinkedIn expert. She is the Co-Founder and Chief Visibility Officer for Vengreso, which delivers […]

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Ryan Paugh | How to Turn Community into Business – with Forbes and YEC

Jul 29, 2019 34:44

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We are living in a time of worldwide connectedness and social media. But having a connection is not the same as being a part of a community. Ryan Paugh has made it his passion to bridge that gap. Ryan Paugh is an author, entrepreneur, and successful community builder. He is the co-founder and COO of […]

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Mike Malatesta | Driving Hazardous Waste Trucks, Scaling, and Angel Investing

Jul 22, 2019 44:54

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It is not what happens to you in life which defines you. It’s how you react to the adversity you face. Mike Malatesta was let go from a job he thought he had a bright future in. Then, after getting another job, he found himself going back to the dream he had had since the […]

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James Orsini | Scaling an Agency With the Right Hand Man to Gary Vaynerchuk

Jul 15, 2019 35:47

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Sometimes life takes an unexpected turn which can take you to places you never thought you would go.  Opportunities can arise which could change the course of your life forever.  Many of us would recoil away from these moments, but James Orsini certainly did not. After experiencing success in finance and on Wall Street, James […]

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Iman Aghay | Learning from Failures and Setbacks

Jul 8, 2019 36:07

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Life is rarely a completely positive experience.  In the course of one’s journey, whether in business or life, there will invariably be rough patches.  The tough times are where we can learn the most. Even the wisest of the Jedi, Yoda, has a sage-like aphorism on the subject: “The greatest teacher, failure is.”  Right, he […]

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Corey Blake | Professional Actor Turned Business Storyteller

Jul 1, 2019 31:16

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Running a business is never easy. That’s why it can be tempting – especially in times of struggle – to make up stories. Or to use white lies, if you will.  Kind of like …acting, you might say. That may be why this week’s podcast guest, Corey Blake, a long time working actor, found the […]

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Todd Herman | How to Use Alter Egos to Improve Your Performance in Business and in Life

Jun 24, 2019 31:16

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Everyone wants to perform at a high level. Millions of dollars are spent every year on books, coaching, and other training by people seeking to perform better. And yet, often what holds us back from top performance isn’t our skills, training, or equipment. It’s in our head. So what do you do about it? How […]

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Charlene Li | How a Disruption Mindset Can Help Your Business Thrive

Jun 17, 2019 30:19

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One of the biggest dangers of running a business is becoming stagnant in a world which can change in the blink of an eye. The right kind of mindset is needed to know when a fresh perspective is needed within a company. It is the key to maintaining success. It’s a mindset that needs to […]

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Seth Greene | How to Leverage Podcasts & Partnering with Shark Tank’s Kevin Harrington

Jun 10, 2019 29:06

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The growth of podcasting has been taking place for years now and shows no signs of slowing down anytime soon. Knowing how to leverage a podcast in your business can increase your reach and your bottom line. Seth Greene has paved the way. Seth is CEO of the direct response marketing firm Market Domination LLC, […]

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Dush Ramachandran | Growth Strategy Case Study: How to use Affiliates to Scale

Jun 3, 2019 26:51

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Growing and scaling an online business across the many marketplaces of the world is a difficult process. Dush Ramachandran has made it look easy over his storied career. Dush is the co-founder and CEO of The Net Momentum and The Accelerator Network. He is an expert in sales and has started and sold many businesses […]

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Lew Jaffe | The Power of Video Conferencing to Transform Our Relationships

May 27, 2019 36:06

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The world around us is changing at a blinding rate, both at home and at work. And few people know this as well as Lew Jaffe. Lew Jaffe is an entrepreneur, an author, and a Clinical Professor at the Fred Kiesner Center for Entrepreneurship. But that is just scratching the surface. One of his greatest […]

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Zvi Band | Success is in Your Sphere (and Your Relationships)

May 20, 2019 34:05

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Relationships are an often-underestimated aspect to almost any business or organization. Carefully developing successful relationships can lead to exponential growth. And, as Zvi Band now knows well, to a selling your company for a handsome sum to another company. You never know where your relationships will take you. Zvi Band is the author of the […]

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Candice Galek | From Bikini Model to Successful Entrepreneur

May 13, 2019 29:22

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Growth and transition in one’s career and personal life can be a very healthy and rewarding experience. It isn’t always an easy thing to accomplish and takes a determination which not everyone has. Candice Galek makes it look easy. After establishing and maintaining a successful career as a model, she decided to grow as an […]

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Phil Gerbyshak | How to Brand Boldly on Social Media

May 6, 2019 28:16

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It is important for any business to be able to find and acquire new clients or customers. It is tempting to try and cast the widest net when trying to grow your business, but is it possible to spread yourself too thin? Phil Gerbyshak believes so. What happens when you try to reach every possible […]

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Rachael O’Meara | How Taking a Pause Can Help to Build Your Business

May 1, 2019 27:11

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Our lives are now moving at a lightning pace. In an ever-increasing quest for efficiency, it is becoming harder and harder to find a few moments for ourselves. Giving our minds and bodies time to refresh can be beneficial very beneficial to our success in business. Rachael O’Meara is a transformational leadership coach and author […]

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Dan Schawbel | How to Make Business More Human

Apr 22, 2019 29:50

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Cell phones, tablets, watches. We all have them. These days there doesn’t seem to be a limit on what they can do, and that means you can spend — and waste — an almost infinite amount of time exploring the depths of the internet and social media. However, while there is a clear social element […]

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Stu Heinecke | How to Get a Meeting with Anyone

Apr 15, 2019 59:00

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Stu Heinecke is a popular Wall Street Journal Cartoonist, an author, and a Hall of Fame-nominated marketer. Stu is a pioneer of “Contact Marketing”, utilizing the unique marketing technique to great success since early in his career. In this episode, we talk about Contact Marketing, how to use humor in marketing, and why your business […]

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Mike Koenigs | How a Successful Entrepreneur and Cancer Survivor Reinvented Himself Again and Again

Apr 8, 2019 49:09

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Mike Koenigs is a best-selling author, philanthropist, entrepreneur, video marketer, and even video game creator. He has sold two companies to publicly traded companies, and his philanthropy has raised over $2.4 million for the Just Like My Child Foundation. In this episode, we also talk about: Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Subscribe on […]

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Charles Gaudet | How to Create Predictable Profits in Any Economy

Apr 1, 2019 45:04

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Charles Gaudet is an entrepreneur, business coach, author, and marketing consultant who is widely regarded as a leading resource for companies who wish to experience rapid growth. In this episode, we discuss Charles’ experiences with startups, how he began a Real Estate development company without prior experience, his experiences in college, and much more. In […]

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Michelle Tillis Lederman | The Connector’s Advantage: How to Turn Connections into Revenues and Climbing the Career Ladder

Mar 25, 2019 32:41

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Michelle Tillis Lederman is an expert in building connections between people. Michelle grew her passion after finding poor communication and leadership in corporate America. In this episode, we talk about how to build strong, genuine connections with your colleagues and friends which will help you grow in business and in life. Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | […]

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Ali Mirza | Predictable Closing: How to Create a Consistent Sales System

Mar 18, 2019 35:19

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Ali Mirza began selling insurance door to door but went on to become the founder and president of Rose Garden Consulting. He and his team help companies to improve sales processes and increase sales. Ali is also an entrepreneur, speaker, podcaster, and soon-to-be author. In this episode, we talk about with Ali about where he […]

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Dr. Naphtali Hoff | How to Be a Successful Leader in the New Economy

Mar 11, 2019 32:59

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Dr. Naphtali Hoff is a consultant and coach at Impactful Coaching and Consulting, and is the author of his new book “Becoming the New Boss: The New Leader’s Guide to Success”; which aims to help those new to leadership find success in today’s changing world of business. In this episode, Naphtali and I explore the […]

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Ian Garlic | From Limos to Homelessness & Back Again

Mar 4, 2019 36:33

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Ian Garlic is a video marketing expert and the Founder and CEO of the video marketing agency, Authentic Web. Ian helps service-based businesses become the authority using video and, in today’s episode, we’re talking about the power of stories; including a few of Ian’s that are so crazy you have to hear them to believe […]

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Nina Cooke | Mindset Mastery: How to Master the Entrepreneur’s Inner Game

Feb 25, 2019 40:13

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Nina Cooke is a business mindset coach and the host of the Entrepreneur’s Inner Game podcast. Having been a former guest on her podcast, it was nice to get to interview her this time around and, today, we’re talking about the importance of an entrepreneur’s mindset. Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Subscribe on […]

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Jim Padilla | How to Execute $100M in Sales

Feb 18, 2019 28:24

Description:

Jim Padilla went from living on the streets as a teenager to becoming the founder of Gain the Edge; a sales training company that has delivered over $100 million worth of sales for its clients since 2008. Jim’s going provides some insights into his business today and give his tips for becoming better at sales. […]

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Dr. Jeremy Weisz | Serial Entrepreneur & Rise25 Co-Founder

Feb 11, 2019 58:21

Description:

Dr. Jeremy Weisz is a serial entrepreneur, founder of his own chiropractic and massage facility in downtown Chicago, founder of a nutritional supplement business, creator of one of the top chiropractic websites, and the host of the Inspired Insider podcast. Jeremy is also my good friend, business partner, and co-founder of our company, Rise25. In […]

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Howard Marks | From Founding a $50B Company to Equity Crowdfunding Champion

Feb 4, 2019

Description:

Howard Marks is the former Co-Founder of the gaming company, Activision Blizzard, which he guided to a $50 Billion market cap. He also led Acclaim Games to a successful acquisition by Disney. Currently, Howard the Co-Founder and CEO of StartEngine; a funding portal that leverages equity crowdfunding. In this episode we discuss: Howard’s Journey Starting […]

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How to Make $800 Million + in Online Course Sales | Jonathan Cronstedt

Jan 28, 2019

Description:

Jonathan Cronstedt is the President of Kajabi; an online business and education platform that has seen its user sell over $700 million in digital products. He’s also the former CEO of Digital Marketer and has served in a number of different sales and marketing roles.  In this episode we discuss: What is Kajabi? How Kajabi […]

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Jon Schumacher | How to Build Your Billion Dollar Legacy

Jan 21, 2019

Description:

Jon Schumacher is a physical therapist who turned himself into an online marketing strategist and webinar expert who is making his second appearance on the Smart Business Revolution Podcast. Jon is the founder of Billion Dollar Legacy which serves executives and company founders by helping them to quarterback their online legacy by mastering today’s digital […]

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Mike Manoske | From Brain Tumor Survivor to Wharton & Forbes Thought Leader

Jan 14, 2019

Description:

Mike Manoske has been a recruiter and talent acquisition around Silicon Valley, hiring almost 1,000 people. He’s also been a contributor to Forbes Coaches Counsel and founded a successful e-commerce company. Mike is now a certified coach and head of the Career Services for the Wharton Executive MBA program in San Francisco and is also […]

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Bob Serling | How to Create “Frictionless Joint Ventures”

Dec 24, 2018

Description:

Bob Serling is a 30-year marketing veteran and the founder of Profit Alechemy, Inc and the 15-Minute Email Academy. He has been the monthly marketing columnist for Success magazine and co-created advanced assessment software currently being used by many Fortune 500 companies. In this episode, we dive into Bob revolutionary approach to joint ventures. What […]

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Ro Verhulst | 10 Years Riding the LinkedIn Rocketship

Dec 24, 2018

Description:

Ro Verhulst is the Director for Market Research at LinkedIn. Between his 10 years at LinkedIn and his time with other companies like Microsoft, Ro has 15 years’ experience working in the field of market research. In the episode, we’re discussing his experience working in market research for Microsoft and LinkedIn. What Compelled Ro to […]

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Natalie Sisson | How to Create Your Freedom Plan

Dec 24, 2018

Description:

Natalie Sisson is an entrepreneur and adventurer, the founder of the Suitcase Entrepreneur brand, and the author of The Freedom Plan: Redesign Your Business to Work Less, Earn More and Be Free. Although Natalie now lives on her dream property in New Zealand, her brand was based on her own experiences of running a business […]

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Tom Ross | From Freelance Designer to 7-Figure Business Owner

Dec 24, 2018

Description:

Tom Ross is the Founder of Design Cuts; a company that provides discount design bundles for graphic designers and anyone who’s interested in creating beautiful images, illustrations, and graphic designs. In this episode, Tom and I are talking about how he went from being a freelance graphic designer to building one of the most popular […]

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Mark Daoust | Founding & Scaling a Business Brokerage for Online Businesses

Dec 24, 2018

Description:

Mark Daoust is the President, CEO, and Founder of Quiet Light Brokerage; a business brokerage that helps with the sale and acquisition of online business, websites, and more. In this episode we’re talking about how Mark built a website to 200,000+ subscribers and then selling it, how to buy and sell business, what makes a […]

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Stephan Spencer | How to Get Traffic from SEO

Dec 24, 2018

Description:

Stephan Spencer is an author, speaker, podcast host, consultant for large retailers and brands, and an expert in SEO. Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is a big black box. Most people know it’s important, but they just don’t know how to do it properly. And that’s exactly what we’ll be diving into today. How Stephan Became […]

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Shaun Buck | From Selling Hot Dogs to the Newsletter Pro

Dec 24, 2018

Description:

  Shaun Buck is the Founder and CEO of Newsletter Pro; a business that helps other businesses to generate clients, referrals, and revenue by sending newsletters to their prospects and clients. Shaun’s company sends out 500,000 print newsletters every month and is #121 on INC. magazine’s list of the fastest growing companies. In this episode, […]

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How 3 MIT Grads Launched Innovative New Fashion Brand with a $400K Kickstarter

Dec 22, 2018 23:44

Description:

    Aman Advani is the Co-Founder and CEO of Ministry of Supply; a company he launched on Kickstarter with fellow MIT classmates that sells clothing using new generation materials. Since launching in 2015, they’ve shipped several hundred thousand orders and have seven retail locations around the United States. In this episode, we talk about […]

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Steve Simonson | From Janitor to Over $750 Million in Ecommerce Sales

Dec 21, 2018 29:54

Description:

  Steve Simonson went from being a college dropout working as a janitor to selling over $750 million worth of Ecommerce products. Currently, he runs multiple businesses and is the host of the Awesomers podcast. In this episode, we talk about Steve entrepreneurial journey and lessons he’s learned along the way.     In this […]

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Bob Serling | How to Create “Frictionless Joint Ventures”

Dec 3, 2018

Description:

Subscribe for Free: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Android Devices | RSS Bob Serling is a 30-year marketing veteran and the founder of Profit Alechemy, Inc. He has been the monthly marketing columnist for Success magazine, co-created advanced assessment software currently being used by many Fortune 500 companies, and revolutionized the process of creating […]

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Rogier (Ro) Verhulst | 10 Years Riding the LinkedIn Rocketship

Nov 26, 2018

Description:

Subscribe for Free: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Android Devices | RSS Rogier “Ro” Verhulst is the Director of Market Research at LinkedIn. Between his 10 years at LinkedIn and his time with other companies like Microsoft, Ro has 15 years’ experience working in the field of market research. In the episode, we’re discussing […]

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Natalie Sisson | How to Create Your Freedom Plan

Nov 19, 2018

Description:

Natalie Sisson is an entrepreneur and adventurer, the founder of the Suitcase Entrepreneur brand, and the author of The Freedom Plan: Redesign Your Business to Work Less, Earn More and Be Free. Although Natalie now lives on her dream property in New Zealand, her brand was based on her own experiences of running a business […]

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Tom Ross | From Freelance Designer to 7-Figure Business Owner

Nov 12, 2018

Description:

Tom Ross is the Founder of Design Cuts; a company that provides discount design bundles for graphic designers and anyone who’s interested in creating beautiful images, illustrations, and graphic designs. In this episode, Tom and I are talking about how he went from being a freelance graphic designer to building one of the most popular […]

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Mark Daoust | Founding & Scaling a Business Brokerage for Online Businesses

Nov 5, 2018

Description:

Mark Daoust is the President, CEO, and Founder of Quiet Light Brokerage; a business brokerage that helps with the sale and acquisition of online businesses, websites, and more. In this episode, we’re talking about how Mark built a website to 200,000+ subscribers and then selling it, how to buy and sell a business, what makes […]

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Stephan Spencer | How to Get Traffic from SEO

Oct 29, 2018

Description:

Stephan Spencer is an author, speaker, podcaster, consultant for large retailers and brands, and an expert in SEO. Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is a big black box. Most people know it’s important, but they just don’t know how to do it properly. And that’s exactly what we’ll be diving into today. In this episode, we […]

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Shaun Buck | From Selling Hot Dogs to the Newsletter Pro

Oct 22, 2018

Description:

Shaun Buck is the author of The Ultimate Guide to Newsletters and the Founder and CEO of Newsletter Pro; a business that helps other businesses to generate clients, referrals, and revenue by sending newsletters to their prospects and clients. Shaun’s company sends out 500,000 print newsletters every month and is #121 on INC. magazine’s list […]

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Aman Advani | How 3 MIT Grads Launched Innovative New Fashion Brand with a $400K Kickstarter

Oct 15, 2018

Description:

Aman Advani is the Co-Founder and CEO of Ministry of Supply; a company he launched on Kickstarter with fellow MIT classmates that sells clothing using new generation materials. Since launching in 2015, they’ve shipped several hundred thousand orders and have seven retail locations around the United States. In this episode, we talk about some of […]

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Steve Simonson | From Janitor to Over $750 Million in Ecommerce Sales

Sep 18, 2018

Description:

Steve Simonson went from being a college dropout working as a janitor to selling over $750 million worth of Ecommerce products. Currently, he runs multiple businesses (including one with my recent guest, Barth Getto) and is the host of the Awesomers podcast. In this episode, we talk about Steve’s entrepreneurial journey and the lessons he’s learned […]

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Anthony Constantino | How a Humble CEO Founded the World’s Fastest Growing Online Sticker Company, Sticker Mule

Sep 10, 2018

Description:

Anthony Constantino is the co-founder of Sticker Mule; one of the most popular custom sticker websites with over 100 employees world-wide and printing operations in the United States and Europe. In an effort to remain humble, Anthony has a made a point to limit his media appearances, but he’s given me the rare chance to […]

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Anthony Constantino | How a Humble CEO Founded the World’s Fastest Growing Online Sticker Company, Sticker Mule

Sep 10, 2018

Description:

Anthony Constantino is the co-founder of Sticker Mule; one of the most popular custom sticker websites with over 100 employees worldwide and printing operations in the United States and Europe. In an effort to remain humble, Anthony has a made a point to limit his media appearances, but he’s given me the rare chance to […]

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Jeff Cohen | From Selling Textbooks Online to Ecommerce Thought Leadership

Sep 4, 2018 33:12

Description:

Jeff Cohen is a seasoned Ecommerce and marketing executive who is currently the Chief Marketing Officer at Seller Labs; which has a suite of software aimed at serving sellers who are selling products on Amazon. In this episode, Jeff and I discuss the evolution of his role in the Ecommerce industry, as well as, the industry […]

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Jeff Cohen | From Selling Textbooks Online to Ecommerce Thought Leadership

Sep 4, 2018

Description:

Jeff Cohen is a seasoned Ecommerce and marketing executive who is currently the Chief Marketing Officer at Seller Labs; which has a suite of software aimed at serving sellers who are selling products on Amazon. In this episode, Jeff and I discuss the evolution of his role in the Ecommerce industry, as well as, the industry […]

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Barth Getto | How to Create a Business Co-Op

Aug 20, 2018

Description:

Barth Getto is the President of the Empowery eCommerce Cooperative; a co-op that harnesses the collective buying power of eCommerce sellers. In this episode, we’re taking a deeper look at co-ops and how Empowery is going to shake up the eCommerce world. In this episode, we also talk about: What is a Business Co-op? Why it’s […]

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Barth Getto | How to Create a Business Co-Op

Aug 20, 2018

Description:

Barth Getto is the President of the Empowery eCommerce Cooperative; a co-op that harnesses the collective buying power of eCommerce sellers. In this episode, we’re taking a deeper look at co-ops and how Empowery is going to shake up the eCommerce world. In this episode, we also talk about: What is a Business Co-op? Why it’s […]

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Verne Harnish | How to Scale Up Your Business (Without Losing Your Mind)

Aug 13, 2018

Description:

Verne Harnish is the Author of Scaling Up: How a Few Companies Make It…and Why the Rest Don’t (Rockefeller Habits 2.0) and the Founder of the world-renowned Entrepreneur’s Organization (EO), with over 13,000 members worldwide, and chaired for fifteen years EO’s premiere CEO program, the “Birthing of Giants”, a program in which he still teaches […]

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Verne Harnish | How to Scale Up Your Business (Without Losing Your Mind)

Aug 13, 2018

Description:

Verne Harnish is the Author of Scaling Up: How a Few Companies Make It…and Why the Rest Don’t (Rockefeller Habits 2.0) and the Founder of the world-renowned Entrepreneur’s Organization (EO), with over 13,000 members worldwide, and chaired for fifteen years EO’s premiere CEO program, the “Birthing of Giants”, a program in which he still teaches […]

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Dave Stachowiak | How to Pivot – in Your Business, Career, or Life

Aug 6, 2018

Description:

In this special episode, I’m sharing with you my appearance on the Coaching for Leaders podcast. Coaching for Leaders is hosted by my good friend, Dave Stachowiak, and he and I used to frequently conduct joint episodes for our podcasts. In this particular interview, Dave and I speak about pivoting a business or career while focusing on […]

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Dave Stachowiak | How to Pivot – in Your Business, Career, or Life

Aug 6, 2018

Description:

In this special episode, I’m sharing with you my appearance on the Coaching for Leaders podcast. Coaching for Leaders is hosted by my good friend, Dave Stachowiak, and he and I used to frequently conduct joint episodes for our podcasts. In this particular interview, Dave and I speak about pivoting a business or career while focusing on […]

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Reed Menssa | From Oil Field Inspector to Million Dollar Amazon Seller

Jul 30, 2018

Description:

Reed Menssa is a former oil field inspector and successful Amazon seller turned software developer and author. Reed is also the Founder of AZmazo Software Company which has numerous products all aimed at helping Amazon sellers sell more. In this episode, we also talk about: How Reed Went from Being an Oil Field Inspector to Selling […]

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Reed Menssa | From Oil Field Inspector to Million Dollar Amazon Seller

Jul 30, 2018

Description:

Reed Menssa is a former oil field inspector and successful Amazon seller turned software developer and author. Reed is also the Founder of AZmazo Software Company which has numerous products all aimed at helping Amazon sellers sell more. In this episode, we also talk about: How Reed Went from Being an Oil Field Inspector to Selling […]

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James Thomson | From Top Amazon Executive to Innovative Conference Founder

Jun 26, 2018

Description:

James Thomson is a co-founder of the Brand Authority Summit and the Prosper Show, a continuing education conference for large Amazon sellers, and a partner in Buy Box Experts; an agency supporting brands that sell online. James is also a former high-level executive with Amazon who held positions in various departments within the company. It’s […]

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James Thomson | From Top Amazon Executive to Innovative Conference Founder

Jun 25, 2018

Description:

James Thomson is a co-founder of the Brand Authority Summit and the Prosper Show, a continuing education conference for large Amazon sellers, and a partner in Buy Box Experts; an agency supporting brands that sell online. James is also a former high-level executive with Amazon who held positions in various departments within the company. It’s […]

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Michael Jackness | How to Scale Up an Ecommerce Business

Jun 19, 2018

Description:

Michael Jackness is an entrepreneur, speaker, Host of The EcomCrew Podcast, and the current CEO of Terran; which owns and operates several ecommerce businesses. Michael’s been in the online marketing space for over 10 years and has owned several successful online businesses; some of which we’ll be diving into today. In this episode, we also […]

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Michael Jackness | How to Scale Up an Ecommerce Business

Jun 19, 2018

Description:

Michael Jackness is an entrepreneur, speaker, Host of The EcomCrew Podcast, and the current CEO of Terran; which owns and operates several ecommerce businesses. Michael’s been in the online marketing space for over 10 years and has owned several successful online businesses; some of which we’ll be diving into today. In this episode, we also […]

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Gary Nealon | From Bankruptcy to $30M/Year Business Selling Cabinets Online

May 28, 2018

Description:

Gary Nealon is founded a business selling kitchen cabinets online and was able to scale it up to over $30 million annually. Gary is now a marketing consultant and the author of Notes to a Young Enterpreneur: Everything a High School Student Needs to Know About Turning an Idea Into a Successful Business. In this episode, […]

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Gary Nealon | From Bankruptcy to $30M/Year Business Selling Cabinets Online

May 28, 2018

Description:

Gary Nealon is founded a business selling kitchen cabinets online and was able to scale it up to over $30 million annually. Gary is now a marketing consultant and the author of Notes to a Young Enterpreneur: Everything a High School Student Needs to Know About Turning an Idea Into a Successful Business. In this episode, […]

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Joe Foley | How to Deliver Amazing Customer Service

May 21, 2018

Description:

Joe Foley is the CEO of Disk.com; a marketing and media production and fulfillment company. I wanted to have Joe on the show because he’s one of the most understated, humble, and generous people I know. We can all learn a lot from him around what it truly means to deeply serve a client, so […]

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Joe Foley | How to Deliver Amazing Customer Service

May 21, 2018

Description:

Joe Foley is the CEO of Disk.com; a marketing and media production and fulfillment company. I wanted to have Joe on the show because he’s one of the most understated, humble, and generous people I know. We can all learn a lot from him around what it truly means to deeply serve a client, so […]

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Nathan Hirsch | How to Grow Your Business Using Remote Workers

May 14, 2018

Description:

Nathan Hirsch is the Co-Founder of FreeeUp; an online marketplace that connects business owners with the top 1% of freelancers in several different industries. Nathan started his entrepreneurial career buying and selling used textbooks in college and that eventually led him to sell over $30 million worth of products on Amazon. Throughout that process, Nathan […]

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Nathan Hirsch | How to Grow Your Business Using Remote Workers

May 14, 2018

Description:

Nathan Hirsch is the Co-Founder of FreeeUp; an online marketplace that connects business owners with the top 1% of freelancers in several different industries. Nathan started his entrepreneurial career buying and selling used textbooks in college and that eventually led him to sell over $30 million worth of products on Amazon. Throughout that process, Nathan […]

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Bill Gallagher | How to Execute the Rockefeller Habits

May 7, 2018

Description:

Bill Gallagher is a former jewelry business CEO turned business coach, speaker, and podcaster who is focused on helping businesses scale up faster. Bill helps businesses reach their first million dollars in sales so, if you’re an entrepreneur looking to reach seven-figures, this is the podcast episode for you. In this episode, we also talk […]

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Bill Gallagher | How to Execute the Rockefeller Habits

May 7, 2018

Description:

Bill Gallagher is a former jewelry business CEO turned business coach, speaker, and podcaster who is focused on helping businesses scale up faster. Bill helps businesses reach their first million dollars in sales so, if you’re an entrepreneur looking to reach seven-figures, this is the podcast episode for you. In this episode, we also talk […]

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Thornton May | How to Prepare for Future Disruption

Apr 30, 2018

Description:

Thornton May is a futurist, author, and educator who’s worked with the likes of well-known futurist, Alvin Toffler. Thornton uses current technological trends to determine where technology, and business, might be headed. In this episode, we also talk about: What it Was like Working for Alvin Toffler; Author of Future Shock How a Vincent Van Gogh […]

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Thornton May | How to Prepare for Future Disruption

Apr 30, 2018

Description:

Thornton May is a futurist, author, and educator who’s worked with the likes of well-known futurist, Alvin Toffler. Thornton uses current technological trends to determine where technology, and business, might be headed. In this episode, we also talk about: What it Was like Working for Alvin Toffler; Author of Future Shock How a Vincent Van Gogh […]

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Sarah Jones | Succeeding in Business as an Introvert

Apr 23, 2018

Description:

Sarah Jones is the Founder of Introverted Alpha; a premiere dating coaching company for introverted men. Sarah and I talk about introversion, how to come out of your shell and embrace the inner you, and how use your unique qualities to your advantage. In this episode, we also talk about: Why Sarah Decided to Become a […]

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Sarah Jones | Succeeding in Business as an Introvert

Apr 23, 2018

Description:

Sarah Jones is the Founder of Introverted Alpha; a premiere dating coaching company for introverted men. Sarah and I talk about introversion, how to come out of your shell and embrace the inner you, and how use your unique qualities to your advantage. In this episode, we also talk about: Why Sarah Decided to Become a […]

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Greg Rollett | Rapper to Celebrity Branding Expert

Apr 16, 2018

Description:

Greg Rollett is an Emmy-award winning producer, best-selling author, direct response marketer, media expert, and creator of Ambitious.com; a media and marketing studio for entrepreneurs and small business owners. In this episode, we talk about Greg’s transition from the music industry to marketing, how he’s been able to co-author books with people like Jack Canfield and […]

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Greg Rollett | Rapper to Celebrity Branding Expert

Apr 16, 2018

Description:

Greg Rollett is an Emmy-award winning producer, best-selling author, direct response marketer, media expert, and creator of Ambitious.com; a media and marketing studio for entrepreneurs and small business owners. In this episode, we talk about Greg’s transition from the music industry to marketing, how he’s been able to co-author books with people like Jack Canfield and […]

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David Burkus | Friend of a Friend: Profit from Your Weak Ties

Apr 9, 2018

Description:

David Burkus is a bestselling author, speaker, business school professor, and contributor to the Harvard Business Review. His most recent book, Friend of a Friend: Understanding the Hidden Networks That Can Transform Your Life and Your Career, gives a pretty good indication of the topics we’ll be discussing in this episode. In this episode, we also talk […]

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David Burkus | Friend of a Friend: Profit from Your Weak Ties

Apr 9, 2018

Description:

David Burkus is a bestselling author, speaker, business school professor, and contributor to the Harvard Business Review. His most recent book, Friend of a Friend: Understanding the Hidden Networks That Can Transform Your Life and Your Career, gives a pretty good indication of the topics we’ll be discussing in this episode. In this episode, we also talk […]

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Matthew Kimberley | How to Sell Anything to Anyone

Apr 2, 2018

Description:

Matthew Kimberley is the Founder of The School for Selling, former Head of Michael Port’s Book Yourself Solid School of Coach Training, author, speaker, copywriter extraordinaire, and an effortlessly charming sales expert. In this episode, we’ll be talk about all things sales, speaking from stage, and how to grow your entrepreneurial endeavor. In this episode, […]

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Matthew Kimberley | How to Sell Anything to Anyone

Apr 2, 2018

Description:

Matthew Kimberley is the Founder of The School for Selling, former Head of Michael Port’s Book Yourself Solid School of Coach Training, author, speaker, copywriter extraordinaire, and an effortlessly charming sales expert. In this episode, we’ll be talk about all things sales, speaking from stage, and how to grow your entrepreneurial endeavor. In this episode, […]

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Kim Doyal | From Young Widow Raising 2 Kids to Online Thought Leader

Mar 26, 2018

Description:

Kim Doyal, formerly known as The WordPress Chick, is now the Co-Founder of LeadSurveys and she’s on the show to talk about how the death of her husband when he was just 32 years old lead to a content marketing business and how she’s now transitioning to having a software business. In this episode, we […]

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Kim Doyal | From Young Widow Raising 2 Kids to Online Thought Leader

Mar 26, 2018

Description:

Kim Doyal, formerly known as The WordPress Chick, is now the Co-Founder of LeadSurveys and she’s on the show to talk about how the death of her husband when he was just 32 years old lead to a content marketing business and how she’s now transitioning to having a software business. In this episode, we […]

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Jeff Rose | How One Financial Advisor Exploded His Business with Relationships & Blogging

Mar 19, 2018

Description:

Jeff Rose is a financial advisor turned professional blogger and podcaster. He’s also the creator of Good Financial Cents and the author of Soldier of Finance. Today, we’re talking about that transition and more. In this episode, we also talk about: Why Jeff Decided to Leave His Career as a Financial Advisor and Become a […]

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Jeff Rose | How One Financial Advisor Exploded His Business with Relationships & Blogging

Mar 19, 2018

Description:

Jeff Rose is a financial advisor turned professional blogger and podcaster. He’s also the creator of Good Financial Cents and the author of Soldier of Finance. Today, we’re talking about that transition and more. In this episode, we also talk about: Why Jeff Decided to Leave His Career as a Financial Advisor and Become a […]

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Tony Grebmeier | How to Recover from Addiction & Build a 8-Figure Business

Mar 12, 2018

Description:

Tony Grebmeier is the Co-Founder of ShipOffers; an eight-figure product sourcing, fulfillment, and strategy business that shipped over 1.5 million packages in 2017. By the time Tony was 18 he’d already had 16 jobs and that drive is still in him today. It allowed Tony to overcome his additions to drugs and alcohol and grow […]

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Tony Grebmeier | How to Recover from Addiction & Build a 8-Figure Business

Mar 12, 2018

Description:

Tony Grebmeier is the Co-Founder of ShipOffers; an eight-figure product sourcing, fulfillment, and strategy business that shipped over 1.5 million packages in 2017. By the time Tony was 18 he’d already had 16 jobs and that drive is still in him today. It allowed Tony to overcome his additions to drugs and alcohol and grow […]

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Christie Garcia | How to Be a Better Man and Better Leader

Mar 6, 2018

Description:

Christie Garcia is the Founder Mindful Choice Coaching and, in her capacity as a Business and Leadership Coach, she’s worked with top executives at companies like Airbnb, Twitter, and Oakley. In this episode, we’re diving into some of the main issues she’s helped these executives face as business leaders and entrepreneurs. In this episode, we […]

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Christie Garcia | How to Be a Better Man and Better Leader

Mar 5, 2018

Description:

Christie Garcia is the Founder Mindful Choice Coaching and, in her capacity as a Business and Leadership Coach, she’s worked with top executives at companies like Airbnb, Twitter, and Oakley. In this episode, we’re diving into some of the main issues she’s helped these executives face as business leaders and entrepreneurs. In this episode, we […]

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Justin Krane | How to Get Control of Your Money for Entrepreneurs

Feb 27, 2018

Description:

Justin Krane is a money strategist for business owners. His mission is to help business owners understand the money side of their business. He teaches entrepreneurs how to be strategic with their money so that they can grow their businesses. Throughout the course of his career, Justin’s found his focus shift towards working mainly with […]

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Justin Krane | How to Get Control of Your Money for Entrepreneurs

Feb 26, 2018

Description:

Justin Krane is a money strategist for business owners. His mission is to help business owners understand the money side of their business. He teaches entrepreneurs how to be strategic with their money so that they can grow their businesses. Throughout the course of his career, Justin’s found his focus shift towards working mainly with […]

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Robert Hartline | From Selling Cell Phones Out of a Car to $100M Business

Feb 20, 2018

Description:

Robert Hartline is a serial entrepreneur who started out selling cell phones out of the trunk of his car and turned that into over 60 stores grossing over $100 millions in revenue each year. He’s also the Founder of Call Proof; an app-based system for tracking outside sales representatives and their sales activity. In this […]

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Robert Hartline | From Selling Cell Phones Out of a Car to $100M Business

Feb 19, 2018

Description:

Robert Hartline is a serial entrepreneur who started out selling cell phones out of the trunk of his car and turned that into over 60 stores grossing over $100 millions in revenue each year. He’s also the Founder of Call Proof; an app-based system for tracking outside sales representatives and their sales activity. In this […]

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Jordan Harbinger | How to Recover from a Traumatic Business Breakup

Feb 13, 2018

Description:

Jordan Harbinger started his career working as a lawyer on Wall Street and eventually became the Host of The Art of Charm podcast; which quickly became of the highest ranked podcasts in iTunes. He’s interviewed people like Shaquille O’Neal, Neil Degrasse Tyson, and Richard Branson just to name a few. Jordan recently experienced a traumatic […]

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Jordan Harbinger | How to Recover from a Traumatic Business Breakup

Feb 12, 2018

Description:

Jordan Harbinger started his career working as a lawyer on Wall Street and eventually became the Host of The Art of Charm podcast; which quickly became of the highest ranked podcasts in iTunes. He’s interviewed people like Shaquille O’Neal, Neil Degrasse Tyson, and Richard Branson just to name a few. Jordan recently experienced a traumatic […]

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Megan Flatt | How to Be a Mama CEO

Feb 6, 2018

Description:

Megan Flatt or, as I like to call her, The Mama CEO Whisperer, is a business coach and strategist who helps mama CEO’s grow their businesses and balance being a mother at the same time. She is also the host of The Mama Advantage Podcast and she says she’s never had a traditional 9-5 job […]

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Megan Flatt | How to Be a Mama CEO

Feb 5, 2018

Description:

Megan Flatt or, as I like to call her, The Mama CEO Whisperer, is a business coach and strategist who helps mama CEO’s grow their businesses and balance being a mother at the same time. She is also the host of The Mama Advantage Podcast and she says she’s never had a traditional 9-5 job […]

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John Jantsch | How to Turn Your Marketing into a System

Jan 30, 2018

Description:

John Jantsch is an author, speaker, is known as the world’s most practical small business marketing expert, and is one of the most respected thought leaders in marketing strategy. He’s created several brands and products over the years including Duct Tape Marketing; one of the most well known marketing brands specializing in small businesses. In […]

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John Jantsch | How to Turn Your Marketing into a System

Jan 29, 2018

Description:

John Jantsch is an author, speaker, is known as the world’s most practical small business marketing expert, and is one of the most respected thought leaders in marketing strategy. He’s created several brands and products over the years including Duct Tape Marketing; one of the most well known marketing brands specializing in small businesses. In […]

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Sean Platt | How to Generate 6 Figure Revenue Each Month by Writing Kindle Books

Jan 23, 2018

Description:

Sean Platt is the Co-Founder of Sterling and Stone; a boutique publishing company that has published over 100 books since 2011. Sean has also owned a floral shop empire and a preschool, and he is currently also an author and podcaster for countless projects of his own. In this episode, we’re diving in deep into […]

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Sean Platt | How to Generate 6 Figure Revenue Each Month by Writing Kindle Books

Jan 22, 2018

Description:

Sean Platt is the Co-Founder of Sterling and Stone; a boutique publishing company that has published over 100 books since 2011. Sean has also owned a floral shop empire and a preschool, and he is currently also an author and podcaster for countless projects of his own. In this episode, we’re diving in deep into […]

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Ted McGrath | How to Bring Your Message to Millions

Jan 16, 2018

Description:

Ted McGrath is a speaker, thespian, online marketer, and the force behind Message to Millions and, today, we’re going to be speaking about Ted’s incredible story and how to get your message out to the masses. In this episode, we also talk about: The Event That Happened When Ted Was Six Years Old That Shaped His […]

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Ted McGrath | How to Bring Your Message to Millions

Jan 15, 2018

Description:

Ted McGrath is a speaker, thespian, online marketer, and the force behind Message to Millions and, today, we’re going to be speaking about Ted’s incredible story and how to get your message out to the masses. In this episode, we also talk about: The Event That Happened When Ted Was Six Years Old That Shaped His […]

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Vinnie Fisher | How to Be a Total CEO

Jan 9, 2018

Description:

Vinnie Fisher is a lawyer turned serial entrepreneur who has generated over $300 million in revenue from the multiple online businesses he’s had over the past ten years. Today, we’re talking about those businesses, the companies he currently owns, the mastermind exclusively for men that he says is his “mission” right now, and much more! In this […]

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Vinnie Fisher | How to Be a Total CEO

Jan 8, 2018

Description:

Vinnie Fisher is a lawyer turned serial entrepreneur who has generated over $300 million in revenue from the multiple online businesses he’s had over the past ten years. Today, we’re talking about those businesses, the companies he currently owns, the mastermind exclusively for men that he says is his “mission” right now, and much more! In this […]

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Michael Zipursky | How to Master the Elite Consulting Mind

Dec 19, 2017

Description:

Michael Zipursky has been building businesses for 18 years and he is one of the foremost experts on growing a thriving consulting business. He is also the author of The Elite Consulting Mind and itself the topics in that book that we’ll be diving into today. I’ve know Michael for a number of years and […]

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Michael Zipursky | How to Master the Elite Consulting Mind

Dec 18, 2017

Description:

Michael Zipursky has been building businesses for 18 years and he is one of the foremost experts on growing a thriving consulting business. He is also the author of The Elite Consulting Mind and itself the topics in that book that we’ll be diving into today. I’ve know Michael for a number of years and […]

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Steve Sims | The Art of Making Things Happen

Dec 12, 2017

Description:

Steve Sims is the CEO and Founder of Bluefish Luxury Concierge and the author of Bluefishing: The Art of Making Things Happen. Steve is a previous guest of the show and, in today’s episode, we’re talking about how the lessons Steve’s learned in his own business can be applied to yours. In this episode, we also […]

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Steve Sims | The Art of Making Things Happen

Dec 11, 2017

Description:

Steve Sims is the CEO and Founder of Bluefish Luxury Concierge and the author of Bluefishing: The Art of Making Things Happen. Steve is a previous guest of the show and, in today’s episode, we’re talking about how the lessons Steve’s learned in his own business can be applied to yours. In this episode, we also […]

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Jon Schumacher | How to Sell High Ticket Offers

Dec 5, 2017

Description:

Jon Schumacher is a webinar and high-ticket sales funnel expert and I’m thrilled to have him on the show today to break down what makes a successful webinar and exactly they can be used to sell high-ticket offers. In this episode, we also talk about: Why Should People Focus on Webinars When You Can Live Stream […]

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Jon Schumacher | How to Sell High Ticket Offers

Dec 4, 2017

Description:

Jon Schumacher is a webinar and high-ticket sales funnel expert and I’m thrilled to have him on the show today to break down what makes a successful webinar and exactly they can be used to sell high-ticket offers. In this episode, we also talk about: Why Should People Focus on Webinars When You Can Live Stream […]

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Travis Chappell | Lessons from Knocking on 5,000 Doors

Nov 28, 2017

Description:

Travis Chappell is the host of the Build Your Network podcast and a sales specialist who specializes in door-to-door and home sales. Today, we’re talking about what he learned from knocking on over 5,000 doors in 5 years and how you can apply those lessons to get your foot in the door with your best clients […]

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Travis Chappell | Lessons from Knocking on 5,000 Doors

Nov 27, 2017

Description:

Travis Chappell is the host of the Build Your Network podcast and a sales specialist who specializes in door-to-door and home sales. Today, we’re talking about what he learned from knocking on over 5,000 doors in 5 years and how you can apply those lessons to get your foot in the door with your best clients […]

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Mark Bayer | Lessons for Business from the World of Politics

Nov 21, 2017

Description:

Mark Bayer is the former Chief of Staff for a US Senator who turned political/business consultant. Today, we’re talking about what he learned while working in the halls of power in DC and how those lessons can help you with business strategy and communications. In this episode, we also talk about: What Mark Learned About […]

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Mark Bayer | Lessons for Business from the World of Politics

Nov 20, 2017

Description:

Mark Bayer is the former Chief of Staff for a US Senator who turned political/business consultant. Today, we’re talking about what he learned while working in the halls of power in DC and how those lessons can help you with business strategy and communications. In this episode, we also talk about: What Mark Learned About […]

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Harry Duran | How to Turn Your Podcast Into Clients & Revenues

Nov 14, 2017

Description:

Harry Duran is the Founder of FullCast, a done-for-you podcast production and marketing company, and the creator and host of the Podcast Junkies podcast. Today, Harry provides us with some advice, tips, and tactics for using a podcast to generate more revenue for your business. In this episode, we also talk about: Why Harry Started a […]

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Harry Duran | How to Turn Your Podcast Into Clients & Revenues

Nov 13, 2017

Description:

Harry Duran is the Founder of FullCast, a done-for-you podcast production and marketing company, and the creator and host of the Podcast Junkies podcast. Today, Harry provides us with some advice, tips, and tactics for using a podcast to generate more revenue for your business. In this episode, we also talk about: Why Harry Started a […]

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Adrienne Richardson | How to Get More Clients & Revenues with Facebook Ads

Nov 7, 2017

Description:

Adrienne Richardson is the owner of a boutique marketing agency that specializes in Facebook Ads and, today, we’re talking about the events that led her to this particular business and her favorite Facebook features and tactics for gaining new clients and revenue. In this episode, we also talk about: How Adrienne Started Her Entrepreneurial Career […]

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Adrienne Richardson | How to Get More Clients & Revenues with Facebook Ads

Nov 6, 2017

Description:

Adrienne Richardson is the owner of a boutique marketing agency that specializes in Facebook Ads and, today, we’re talking about the events that led her to this particular business and her favorite Facebook features and tactics for gaining new clients and revenue. In this episode, we also talk about: How Adrienne Started Her Entrepreneurial Career […]

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Philip “PT Money” Taylor | How to Start and Grow Your Own Thriving Conference

Oct 31, 2017

Description:

Philip “PT Money” Taylor is a successful personal finance blogger and the Founder of the popular finance conference, FinCon. Today, we’re talking about the events that led him to create FinCon and how he’s turned it into such a successful event that grows year after year. In this episode, we also talk about: What Led […]

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Philip “PT Money” Taylor | How to Start and Grow Your Own Thriving Conference

Oct 30, 2017

Description:

Philip “PT Money” Taylor is a successful personal finance blogger and the Founder of the popular finance conference, FinCon. Today, we’re talking about the events that led him to create FinCon and how he’s turned it into such a successful event that grows year after year. In this episode, we also talk about: What Led […]

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Rich Jacobs | How Bitcoin Will Rule the World

Oct 24, 2017

Description:

Rich Jacobs is a serial entrepreneur who became so fascinated with certain types of technology that he started the Future Tech Podcast and has now become an expert in all things Bitcoin, blockchains, and cryptocurrencies. He’s even putting on his own Bitcoin Superconference in 2018! In this episode, we also talk about: The Selfish Reason […]

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Rich Jacobs | How Bitcoin Will Rule the World

Oct 23, 2017

Description:

Rich Jacobs is a serial entrepreneur who became so fascinated with certain types of technology that he started the Future Tech Podcast and has now become an expert in all things Bitcoin, blockchains, and cryptocurrencies. He’s even putting on his own Bitcoin Superconference in 2018! In this episode, we also talk about: The Selfish Reason […]

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Chad Rubin | How to Build 2 8-Figure Companies

Oct 17, 2017

Description:

Chad Rubin went from being laid off from his Wall Street job during the economic meltdown in 2008 to founding two 8-figure businesses in the e-commerce field. In the special episode, you’ll hear an excerpt from an interview conducted in person at a Rise25 retreat about Chad’s entrepreneurial journey and the software he created that […]

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Chad Rubin | How to Build 2 8-Figure Companies

Oct 16, 2017

Description:

Chad Rubin went from being laid off from his Wall Street job during the economic meltdown in 2008 to founding two 8-figure businesses in the e-commerce field. In the special episode, you’ll hear an excerpt from an interview conducted in person at a Rise25 retreat about Chad’s entrepreneurial journey and the software he created that […]

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Mike Muhney | How to Birth An Industry

Oct 10, 2017

Description:

Mike Muhney is who I consider to be the Godfather of CRM software and is the Co-Founder of ACT!; a contact management software that was the first of it’s kind and gave birth to the CRM software industry. In the special episode, you’ll hear an excerpt from a talk Mike led during the closing dinner […]

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Mike Muhney | How to Birth An Industry

Oct 9, 2017

Description:

Mike Muhney is who I consider to be the Godfather of CRM software and is the Co-Founder of ACT!; a contact management software that was the first of it’s kind and gave birth to the CRM software industry. In the special episode, you’ll hear an excerpt from a talk Mike led during the closing dinner […]

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David Gonzalez | How to Get the Keys of a Rolls Royce

Oct 3, 2017

Description:

David Gonzalez is the Founder and CEO of Simply the Coolest; a affiliate management agency. He’s also a man who simply turned his relationships into a thriving business. In the special episode, you’ll hear an excerpt from a talk David led during the closing dinner at a Rise25 retreat about how to form relationships with […]

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David Gonzalez | How to Get the Keys of a Rolls Royce

Oct 2, 2017

Description:

David Gonzalez is the Founder and CEO of Simply the Coolest; a affiliate management agency. He’s also a man who simply turned his relationships into a thriving business. In the special episode, you’ll hear an excerpt from a talk David led during the closing dinner at a Rise25 retreat about how to form relationships with […]

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Noah Kagan | How to Grow & Scale Sumo.com

Sep 26, 2017

Description:

Noah Kagan, the Founder of AppSumo and Sumo.com, is no stranger to the Smart Business Revolution podcast; in fact you can check out his previous appearance here. In this special episode, I’m giving you a rare peek at a talk Noah gave during the closing dinner of a Rise25 retreat where Noah lets us know […]

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Noah Kagan | How to Grow & Scale Sumo.com

Sep 25, 2017

Description:

Noah Kagan, the Founder of AppSumo and Sumo.com, is no stranger to the Smart Business Revolution podcast; in fact you can check out his previous appearance here. In this special episode, I’m giving you a rare peek at a talk Noah gave during the closing dinner of a Rise25 retreat where Noah lets us know […]

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Josh Turner | How to Leverage LinkedIn to Grow Your Leads

Sep 19, 2017

Description:

Josh Turner is the Founder and CEO of LinkedSelling and the Developer of Connect 365; an email automation software that helps you re-target lost leads, touch base with future leads, and even follow-up on failed payments. In this episode, we also talk about: Josh’s Journey of Becoming a LinkedIn Guru How Josh Used a LinkedIn […]

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Josh Turner | How to Leverage LinkedIn to Grow Your Leads

Sep 18, 2017

Description:

Josh Turner is the Founder and CEO of LinkedSelling and the Developer of Connect 365; an email automation software that helps you re-target lost leads, touch base with future leads, and even follow-up on failed payments. In this episode, we also talk about: Josh’s Journey of Becoming a LinkedIn Guru How Josh Used a LinkedIn […]

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Daniel Jordi | How to Get Paid to Throw Executive Roundtables (Including at Tesla!)

Sep 12, 2017

Description:

Daniel Jordi is Founder and Managing Director of LeadersBridge; and has enabled more than 20 million Swiss francs by connecting people who belong together via private, invite-only gatherings and executive roundtables. In this week’s episode, we’re talking about how he turned his hobby into a business and how you can follow his same model. In this episode, […]

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Daniel Jordi | How to Get Paid to Throw Executive Roundtables (Including at Tesla!)

Sep 11, 2017

Description:

Daniel Jordi is Founder and Managing Director of LeadersBridge; and has enabled more than 20 million Swiss francs by connecting people who belong together via private, invite-only gatherings and executive roundtables. In this week’s episode, we’re talking about how he turned his hobby into a business and how you can follow his same model. In this episode, […]

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Daniel DiPiazza | How to Live an Epic Life

Sep 5, 2017

Description:

Daniel DiPiazza is an author, CEO and Founder of Rich20Something, and he grew three separate businesses into the six figures. His writings have been featured in Time, Yahoo Business, Fortune, Entrepreneur, and more. I’ve known Daniel for a while now and I am always amazed at the new perspectives he brings to the entrepreneurial table. […]

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Daniel DiPiazza | How to Live an Epic Life

Sep 4, 2017

Description:

Daniel DiPiazza is an author, CEO and Founder of Rich20Something, and he grew three separate businesses into the six figures. His writings have been featured in Time, Yahoo Business, Fortune, Entrepreneur, and more. I’ve known Daniel for a while now and I am always amazed at the new perspectives he brings to the entrepreneurial table. […]

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Gary Guseinov | From B.A. in Psychology to 1.8 Million Users

Aug 29, 2017

Description:

Gary Guseinov is a former mentor for 500 Startups, has started and invested in several companies, and is currently the Founder of Business Hangouts; a webinar platform that currently has 1.8 million users. In this episode, we also talk about: What is a Webinar? How Different Businesses Can Use Webinars How Gary Went from a […]

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Gary Guseinov | From B.A. in Psychology to 1.8 Million Users

Aug 28, 2017

Description:

Gary Guseinov is a former mentor for 500 Startups, has started and invested in several companies, and is currently the Founder of Business Hangouts; a webinar platform that currently has 1.8 million users. In this episode, we also talk about: What is a Webinar? How Different Businesses Can Use Webinars How Gary Went from a […]

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Kim Walsh Phillips | How to Get 10,000 Facebook Fans in 72 Hours for Under $100

Aug 22, 2017

Description:

Kim Walsh Phillips is an award-winning speaker, author, and the CEO of Elite Digital Group. Kim is responsible for putting over a billion dollars in her clients’ pockets with direct response social media marketing and she is sharing some of her best tactics with you today. In this episode, we also talk about: What is […]

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Kim Walsh Phillips | How to Get 10,000 Facebook Fans in 72 Hours for Under $100

Aug 21, 2017

Description:

Kim Walsh Phillips is an award-winning speaker, author, and the CEO of Elite Digital Group. Kim is responsible for putting over a billion dollars in her clients’ pockets with direct response social media marketing and she is sharing some of her best tactics with you today. In this episode, we also talk about: What is […]

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Jesse Krieger | How to Publish Your Book

Aug 19, 2017

Description:

Jesse Krieger has toured the US in a rock band, was flown all around the world as a dating coach, traveled to and lived in around 25 countries, and has started and sold multiple businesses. Currently, he’s the Founder of Lifestyle Entrepreneurs Press who helps other people get their books published and, today, we’re diving […]

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Jesse Krieger | How to Publish Your Book

Aug 18, 2017

Description:

Jesse Krieger has toured the US in a rock band, was flown all around the world as a dating coach, traveled to and lived in around 25 countries, and has started and sold multiple businesses. Currently, he’s the Founder of Lifestyle Entrepreneurs Press who helps other people get their books published and, today, we’re diving […]

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Tony Cappaert | How to Build a Team

Aug 8, 2017

Description:

Tony Cappaert is the Co-Founder and C.O.O. of Contactually (affiliate link); which is a fast-growing relationship management platform and personally one of my favorite software tools. While we’re, of course, going to talk about Contactually today, we also dig into some tips and tactics for how to properly nurture your network. In this episode, we also […]

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Tony Cappaert | How to Build a Team

Aug 7, 2017

Description:

Tony Cappaert is the Co-Founder and C.O.O. of Contactually (affiliate link); which is a fast-growing relationship management platform and personally one of my favorite software tools. While we’re, of course, going to talk about Contactually today, we also dig into some tips and tactics for how to properly nurture your network. In this episode, we also […]

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Joel Erway | How to Crush It with Webinars

Aug 1, 2017

Description:

Joel Erway is the Founder of The Webinar Agency and, after a stint as a mechanical engineer, found himself falling in love with sales. He took a leap of faith and hired Russell Brunson to help him transition into entrepreneurship. He now helps other entrepreneurs development 7-figure webinars. In this episode, we also talk about: What […]

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Joel Erway | How to Crush It with Webinars

Jul 31, 2017

Description:

Joel Erway is the Founder of The Webinar Agency and, after a stint as a mechanical engineer, found himself falling in love with sales. He took a leap of faith and hired Russell Brunson to help him transition into entrepreneurship. He now helps other entrepreneurs development 7-figure webinars. In this episode, we also talk about: What […]

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Heather Ann Havenwood | How to Become a Sexy Boss™

Jul 25, 2017

Description:

Heather Ann Havenwood, is the founder of Sexy Boss™, Inc. and the author of a book by the same name. She’s built three companies from zero to a million dollars, has experienced bankruptcy as the result of betrayal by a business partner, and has bounced back to now helping other entrepreneurs turn their businesses into […]

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Heather Ann Havenwood | How to Become a Sexy Boss™

Jul 24, 2017

Description:

Heather Ann Havenwood, is the founder of Sexy Boss™, Inc. and the author of a book by the same name. She’s built three companies from zero to a million dollars, has experienced bankruptcy as the result of betrayal by a business partner, and has bounced back to now helping other entrepreneurs turn their businesses into […]

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Jeff Goins | Real Artists Don’t Starve

Jul 18, 2017

Description:

Jeff Goins, is the best-selling author of five books and a previous guest on the show. Today, he’s here to talk about his latest book, Real Artists Don’t Starve, and it’s a conversation that I personally found eye-opening and incredibly interesting. In this episode, we also talk about: Why Jeff Decided to Write His Latest Book, Real […]

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Jeff Goins | Real Artists Don’t Starve

Jul 17, 2017

Description:

Jeff Goins, is the best-selling author of five books and a previous guest on the show. Today, he’s here to talk about his latest book, Real Artists Don’t Starve, and it’s a conversation that I personally found eye-opening and incredibly interesting. In this episode, we also talk about: Why Jeff Decided to Write His Latest Book, Real […]

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Felena Hanson | How 3 Layoffs Led to a Chain of Spa-Inspired Co-Working Spaces for Women Business Owners

Jul 11, 2017

Description:

Felena Hanson found herself having been laid off three different times by the age of 30 and decided to make a change. She went on to found Hera Hub, a spa-inspired female-focused co-working space that now has multiple locations in multiple countries and we’re going to talk about that journey today. In this episode, we also […]

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Felena Hanson | How 3 Layoffs Led to a Chain of Spa-Inspired Co-Working Spaces for Women Business Owners

Jul 10, 2017

Description:

Felena Hanson found herself having been laid off three different times by the age of 30 and decided to make a change. She went on to found Hera Hub, a spa-inspired female-focused co-working space that now has multiple locations in multiple countries and we’re going to talk about that journey today. In this episode, we also […]

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Amanda Goldman-Petri | How to Market Like a Nerd

Jul 4, 2017

Description:

Amanda Goldman-Petri, founder of Market Like a Nerd, is on the show today to discuss her incredible story that involves experiencing some dark, depressing days to launching multiple six+ figure businesses. In this episode, we also talk about: How Amanda Shifted from a Victim Mentality to a Positive Mentality When Amanda Learned Hustle Will Only Take […]

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Amanda Goldman-Petri | How to Market Like a Nerd

Jul 3, 2017

Description:

Amanda Goldman-Petri, founder of Market Like a Nerd, is on the show today to discuss her incredible story that involves experiencing some dark, depressing days to launching multiple six+ figure businesses. In this episode, we also talk about: How Amanda Shifted from a Victim Mentality to a Positive Mentality When Amanda Learned Hustle Will Only Take […]

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Roland Frasier | How to Go from Attorney for Tony Robbins to Deal Maker Extraordinaire

Jun 27, 2017

Description:

Roland Frasier, like me, is a recovering attorney turned entrepreneur. However, even as an attorney, Roland was a little unconventional. Instead of charging his clients by the hour, he liked to charge flat-rate fees and create business deals and partnerships with them. This led Roland into businesses in an incredibly wide variety of fields and […]

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Roland Frasier | How to Go from Attorney for Tony Robbins to Deal Maker Extraordinaire

Jun 26, 2017

Description:

Roland Frasier, like me, is a recovering attorney turned entrepreneur. However, even as an attorney, Roland was a little unconventional. Instead of charging his clients by the hour, he liked to charge flat-rate fees and create business deals and partnerships with them. This led Roland into businesses in an incredibly wide variety of fields and […]

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Gene Hammett | How to Get More Speaking Gigs

Jun 20, 2017

Description:

Gene Hammett is a coach, speaker, and podcast host. He’s also run a multi-million dollar company, filed bankruptcy, lost everything, and bounced back with a powerful story to tell. Today, talk about those experiences and the lessons he learned from them. In this episode, we also talk about: Why Gene Felt Compelled to Go into Sales […]

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Gene Hammett | How to Get More Speaking Gigs

Jun 19, 2017

Description:

Gene Hammett is a coach, speaker, and podcast host. He’s also run a multi-million dollar company, filed bankruptcy, lost everything, and bounced back with a powerful story to tell. Today, talk about those experiences and the lessons he learned from them. In this episode, we also talk about: Why Gene Felt Compelled to Go into Sales […]

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Brennan Dunn | How to Become a Thriving Freelancer

Jun 13, 2017

Description:

Brennan Dunn‘s story starts out like a lot other entrepreneurs; working in corporate while freelancing on the side. However, Brennan was able to transition from being a freelancer to building multiple businesses and becoming an expert in the freelancing community. In this episode, we also talk about: How a Pregnancy Changed Brennan’s Career The Mistakes Brennan Made […]

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Brennan Dunn | How to Become a Thriving Freelancer

Jun 12, 2017

Description:

Brennan Dunn‘s story starts out like a lot other entrepreneurs; working in corporate while freelancing on the side. However, Brennan was able to transition from being a freelancer to building multiple businesses and becoming an expert in the freelancing community. In this episode, we also talk about: How a Pregnancy Changed Brennan’s Career The Mistakes Brennan Made […]

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Joe Fairless | How to Raise $100M in Private Funding in a First-Time Real Estate Deal

Jun 6, 2017

Description:

Joe Fairless is a former advertising Vice President who decided to transition into real estate investing at a time when everyone else was getting out. It served him well as he was able to raise over $100 million in private funding for his first deal. He now helps others learn about real estate investing through coaching and […]

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Joe Fairless | How to Raise $100M in Private Funding in a First-Time Real Estate Deal

Jun 5, 2017

Description:

Joe Fairless is a former advertising Vice President who decided to transition into real estate investing at a time when everyone else was getting out. It served him well as he was able to raise over $100 million in private funding for his first deal. He now helps others learn about real estate investing through coaching and […]

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David Nihill | Do You Talk Funny?

May 30, 2017

Description:

David Nihill is the author of Do You Talk Funny? and the Founder of FunnyBizz which is a community, writing platform, and conference series that helps content creators access top comedic writing talent. He places a heavy emphasis on incorporating comedic storytelling into public speaking engagements and interactions with your potential customers. In this episode, we also talk about: Why Humor […]

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David Nihill | Do You Talk Funny?

May 29, 2017

Description:

David Nihill is the author of Do You Talk Funny? and the Founder of FunnyBizz which is a community, writing platform, and conference series that helps content creators access top comedic writing talent. He places a heavy emphasis on incorporating comedic storytelling into public speaking engagements and interactions with your potential customers. In this episode, we also talk about: Why Humor […]

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Jonathan Milligan | From High School Teacher to Full-Time Blogger

May 23, 2017

Description:

Jonathan Milligan followed in his parent’s footsteps and became a teacher. However, after just three years, he knew he wanted something more. He left teaching to become an Executive Recruiter but soon tired of the “feast or famine” way of life that is so common when one lives entirely off commissions. Jonathan realized the blog he’s […]

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Jonathan Milligan | From High School Teacher to Full-Time Blogger

May 22, 2017

Description:

Jonathan Milligan followed in his parent’s footsteps and became a teacher. However, after just three years, he knew he wanted something more. He left teaching to become an Executive Recruiter but soon tired of the “feast or famine” way of life that is so common when one lives entirely off commissions. Jonathan realized the blog he’s […]

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Rob Kosberg | How to Launch a Bestseller

May 16, 2017

Description:

Rob Kosberg spent 20 years in the real estate game before “failing” his way into writing a bestseller that led to an incredibly successful business in financial services.  Rob then fell into helping other entrepreneurs write and publish their books and discovered his true passion. In this episode, we also talk about: How Rob Failed His Way […]

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Rob Kosberg | How to Launch a Bestseller

May 15, 2017

Description:

Rob Kosberg spent 20 years in the real estate game before “failing” his way into writing a bestseller that led to an incredibly successful business in financial services.  Rob then fell into helping other entrepreneurs write and publish their books and discovered his true passion. In this episode, we also talk about: How Rob Failed His Way […]

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Jon Ferrara | How to Manage Your Relationships with a CRM Software Pioneer

May 9, 2017

Description:

Jon Ferrara built his first relationship management software company before personal computers were a common household item. After seeing the rise of social media, Jon knew he had to get back in the relationship management game and built another software company. Today, we’ll be talking about that company and much more. In this episode, we also […]

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Jon Ferrara | How to Manage Your Relationships with a CRM Software Pioneer

May 8, 2017

Description:

Jon Ferrara built his first relationship management software company before personal computers were a common household item. After seeing the rise of social media, Jon knew he had to get back in the relationship management game and built another software company. Today, we’ll be talking about that company and much more. In this episode, we also […]

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Ray Edwards | From Copywriter for Hire to New Media Empire

May 2, 2017

Description:

Ray Edwards fell in love with copywriting at a very young age thanks to “newspapers” like The National Enquirer used his passion for copywriting to help keep his job in Radio when all the other disc jockeys were being let go. Eventually, he started hiring himself out as a copywriter and now he’s built in his […]

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Ray Edwards | From Copywriter for Hire to New Media Empire

May 1, 2017

Description:

Ray Edwards fell in love with copywriting at a very young age thanks to “newspapers” like The National Enquirer used his passion for copywriting to help keep his job in Radio when all the other disc jockeys were being let go. Eventually, he started hiring himself out as a copywriter and now he’s built in his […]

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Selena Soo | How to Build Relationships with Online Influencers

Apr 25, 2017

Description:

Selena Soo is a business and publicity strategist who helps experts, authors, and coaches make it big, both online and in the mainstream media. As a result of Selena’s generous character, and her experience with her business, Selena has developed some incredible relationship building skills. In this episode, we’re going to talk about those skills and much more! […]

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Selena Soo | How to Build Relationships with Online Influencers

Apr 24, 2017

Description:

Selena Soo is a business and publicity strategist who helps experts, authors, and coaches make it big, both online and in the mainstream media. As a result of Selena’s generous character, and her experience with her business, Selena has developed some incredible relationship building skills. In this episode, we’re going to talk about those skills and much more! […]

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Naveen Dittakavi | How to Build Recurring Revenue

Apr 21, 2017

Description:

Naveen Dittakavi is a software engineer who, after gaining incredible access to Ramit Sethi, grew his business to the point where he could barely keep up. It was at this point that he realized, like most entrepreneurs, he was tired of trading his time for money. Naveen began to change the way he thought about his […]

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Naveen Dittakavi | How to Build Recurring Revenue

Apr 20, 2017

Description:

Naveen Dittakavi is a software engineer who, after gaining incredible access to Ramit Sethi, grew his business to the point where he could barely keep up. It was at this point that he realized, like most entrepreneurs, he was tired of trading his time for money. Naveen began to change the way he thought about his […]

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Tim Grahl | How to Launch a Bestselling Book in a Digital World

Apr 18, 2017

Description:

Tim Grahl has dedicated the past seven years to helping over 100 authors get their books into in the hands of more readers and, at one point, he had five separate clients on the New York Times Bestseller list at the same time. He’s now launched his own book, Your First 1,000 Copies, and we’re […]

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Tim Grahl | How to Launch a Bestselling Book in a Digital World

Apr 17, 2017

Description:

Tim Grahl has dedicated the past seven years to helping over 100 authors get their books into in the hands of more readers and, at one point, he had five separate clients on the New York Times Bestseller list at the same time. He’s now launched his own book, Your First 1,000 Copies, and we’re […]

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Hal Elrod | How to Create Your Miracle Morning

Apr 11, 2017

Description:

Hal Elrod set a sales record within ten days of selling Cutco knives. A year later, after speaking at a Cutco event, he found himself in a head-on collision that left him in a coma, with multiple broken bones, permanent brain damage, and doctors telling him he would never walk again. A few years after […]

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Hal Elrod | How to Create Your Miracle Morning

Apr 10, 2017

Description:

Hal Elrod set a sales record within ten days of selling Cutco knives. A year later, after speaking at a Cutco event, he found himself in a head-on collision that left him in a coma, with multiple broken bones, permanent brain damage, and doctors telling him he would never walk again. A few years after […]

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Mike Michalowicz | How to Surge Your Business to Growth

Apr 7, 2017

Description:

Mike Michalowicz founded and sold two multi-million dollar companies, became an angel investor, and then lost it all. Now, he’s running his third million dollar company, is the author of Surge, and is on the show today to talk about how to “manufacture luck” by getting ahead of imminent changes in your market. In this episode, we […]

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Mike Michalowicz | How to Surge Your Business to Growth

Apr 6, 2017

Description:

Mike Michalowicz founded and sold two multi-million dollar companies, became an angel investor, and then lost it all. Now, he’s running his third million dollar company, is the author of Surge, and is on the show today to talk about how to “manufacture luck” by getting ahead of imminent changes in your market. In this episode, we […]

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Teresa De Groisbois | How to Create Mass Influence & Connect with Influential Players

Apr 4, 2017

Description:

Teresa de Groisbois is an expert in how to connect with influential players in any industry. In fact, she wrote the book on it. Mass Influence became a bestseller before it had even been released! She’s mastered the art of playing the “influencer game” and is on the show today to talk about this very […]

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Teresa De Groisbois | How to Create Mass Influence & Connect with Influential Players

Apr 3, 2017

Description:

Teresa de Groisbois is an expert in how to connect with influential players in any industry. In fact, she wrote the book on it. Mass Influence became a bestseller before it had even been released! She’s mastered the art of playing the “influencer game” and is on the show today to talk about this very […]

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Melanie Benson | How to Create a Greater Impact

Mar 28, 2017

Description:

Melanie Benson decided to leave corporate America behind to start her own business. Two weeks later, the tragic events of 9/11 happened and the economy crashed. That experience taught Melanie how to adapt in a way that all successful entrepreneurs must know how to do. Today, Melanie specializes in aligning visionary, game-changing entrepreneurs who are emerging […]

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Melanie Benson | How to Create a Greater Impact

Mar 27, 2017

Description:

Melanie Benson decided to leave corporate America behind to start her own business. Two weeks later, the tragic events of 9/11 happened and the economy crashed. That experience taught Melanie how to adapt in a way that all successful entrepreneurs must know how to do. Today, Melanie specializes in aligning visionary, game-changing entrepreneurs who are emerging […]

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Jeff Bullas | How to Build Credibility and Trust in a Digital World

Mar 24, 2017

Description:

Jeff Bullas was going through a rough time of unemployment and divorce when he decided to start his blog about social media back in 2009. Today, he’s asked to speak at events all over the world, has written multiple books, and works with personal brands and business to optimize their online personal and company brands with […]

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Jeff Bullas | How to Build Credibility and Trust in a Digital World

Mar 23, 2017

Description:

Jeff Bullas was going through a rough time of unemployment and divorce when he decided to start his blog about social media back in 2009. Today, he’s asked to speak at events all over the world, has written multiple books, and works with personal brands and business to optimize their online personal and company brands with […]

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Garrett Gunderson | Personal Finance for Entrepreneurs

Mar 21, 2017

Description:

Garrett Gunderson started his first business at the age of 15 and was named Utah’s Young Entrepreneur of the Year.  When Garrett graduated college, he was offered positions at some of the countries top financial companies but, to the dismay of his parents at the time, he chose to remain an entrepreneur. Today, Garrett helps business […]

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Garrett Gunderson | Personal Finance for Entrepreneurs

Mar 20, 2017

Description:

Garrett Gunderson started his first business at the age of 15 and was named Utah’s Young Entrepreneur of the Year.  When Garrett graduated college, he was offered positions at some of the countries top financial companies but, to the dismay of his parents at the time, he chose to remain an entrepreneur. Today, Garrett helps business […]

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Dan Kuschell | Growth to Freedom

Mar 14, 2017

Description:

Dan Kuschell started his first business at the age of 22 and hasn’t stopped since. However, a health scare in 2007 caused Dan to reevaluate his priorities and he’s now focused on helping other entrepreneurs grow their businesses. Dan’s desire is to pass on the knowledge and skills other have taught him, and that’s he picked […]

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Dan Kuschell | Growth to Freedom

Mar 13, 2017

Description:

Dan Kuschell started his first business at the age of 22 and hasn’t stopped since. However, a health scare in 2007 caused Dan to reevaluate his priorities and he’s now focused on helping other entrepreneurs grow their businesses. Dan’s desire is to pass on the knowledge and skills other have taught him, and that’s he picked […]

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John Ruhlin | How to Use Strategic Gifting to Get Ahead

Mar 10, 2017

Description:

John Ruhlin grew up a self-proclaim “poor farm boy” and by the time he was in college, he was well on his way to becoming the #1 distributor (out of 1.5 million!) in Cutco’s history. He’s since launched his own company where he creates gifting strategies and packages for the world’s largest companies and professional […]

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John Ruhlin | How to Use Strategic Gifting to Get Ahead

Mar 9, 2017

Description:

John Ruhlin grew up a self-proclaim “poor farm boy” and by the time he was in college, he was well on his way to becoming the #1 distributor (out of 1.5 million!) in Cutco’s history. He’s since launched his own company where he creates gifting strategies and packages for the world’s largest companies and professional […]

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Kevin Kermes | How to Use Relationships to Grow a Career

Mar 7, 2017

Description:

Kevin Kermes went from being an Infantryman in the Army to placing executives with major corporations as a recruiter to now showing high achievers how to take their career to the next level with his own company. All of these experiences have taught him the value of relationship building and that making connections in the […]

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Kevin Kermes | How to Use Relationships to Grow a Career

Mar 6, 2017

Description:

Kevin Kermes went from being an Infantryman in the Army to placing executives with major corporations as a recruiter to now showing high achievers how to take their career to the next level with his own company. All of these experiences have taught him the value of relationship building and that making connections in the […]

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111: Amber Vilhauer | How to Grow Your Business with Virtual Summits

Feb 28, 2017

Description:

Amber Vilhauer is an online business development expert who’s on the show to talk about the enigmatic world of virtual summits. While this isn’t Amber’s only area of expertise, she’s had quite a lot of experience planning, creating, and launching virtual summits so I took advantage of the opportunity to learn more about them. In this episode, we […]

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111: Amber Vilhauer | How to Grow Your Business with Virtual Summits

Feb 27, 2017

Description:

Amber Vilhauer is an online business development expert who’s on the show to talk about the enigmatic world of virtual summits. While this isn’t Amber’s only area of expertise, she’s had quite a lot of experience planning, creating, and launching virtual summits so I took advantage of the opportunity to learn more about them. In this episode, we […]

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110: Shannon Hansen | From Losing Your House to 8-Figure Business

Feb 24, 2017

Description:

Shannon Hansen closed the store on his construction company with hopes of finding a way to work from home. That six-year journey saw him lose his house, max out his credit cards, and struggle with various businesses. Today, we hear about that journey and the chance online meeting that everything changed everything. In this episode, […]

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110: Shannon Hansen | From Losing Your House to 8-Figure Business

Feb 23, 2017

Description:

Shannon Hansen closed the store on his construction company with hopes of finding a way to work from home. That six-year journey saw him lose his house, max out his credit cards, and struggle with various businesses. Today, we hear about that journey and the chance online meeting that everything changed everything. In this episode, […]

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109: Matthew Turner | How to Connect with 163 of the World’s Greatest Entrepreneurs Using a Book

Feb 21, 2017

Description:

Matthew Turner has written a book in which he spent two years interviewing over 150 top entrepreneurs to find out about their business mistake or failure. He also focuses on how the lessons they learned from that event eventually helped them in their business endeavors. Over the course of scheduling those 150+ interviews, Matthew learned […]

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109: Matthew Turner | How to Connect with 163 of the World’s Greatest Entrepreneurs Using a Book

Feb 20, 2017

Description:

Matthew Turner has written a book in which he spent two years interviewing over 150 top entrepreneurs to find out about their business mistake or failure. He also focuses on how the lessons they learned from that event eventually helped them in their business endeavors. Over the course of scheduling those 150+ interviews, Matthew learned […]

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108: Judy Robinette | How to Be a Power Connector

Feb 17, 2017

Description:

Judy Robinette went from being a shy kid who was bullied in junior high to networking her way into the Clinton Administration. She’s connected to some major influencers in business, politics, and basically any other industry you can think of. She’s now using her decades of networking experience to help budding entrepreneurs take their business to […]

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108: Judy Robinette | How to Be a Power Connector

Feb 16, 2017

Description:

Judy Robinette went from being a shy kid who was bullied in junior high to networking her way into the Clinton Administration. She’s connected to some major influencers in business, politics, and basically any other industry you can think of. She’s now using her decades of networking experience to help budding entrepreneurs take their business to […]

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107: Nathan Chan | How to Build a Business Using Instagram

Feb 14, 2017

Description:

Nathan Chan didn’t have any design experience, knew nothing about entrepreneurship, and had poor grammar skills so, naturally, he decided to start a digital magazine. Nathan wanted to learn all he could about being an entrepreneur so he decided to start Foundr Magazine as a way to publicly document that learning process. By the eighth […]

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107: Nathan Chan | How to Build a Business Using Instagram

Feb 13, 2017

Description:

Nathan Chan didn’t have any design experience, knew nothing about entrepreneurship, and had poor grammar skills so, naturally, he decided to start a digital magazine. Nathan wanted to learn all he could about being an entrepreneur so he decided to start Foundr Magazine as a way to publicly document that learning process. By the eighth […]

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106: Stu McLaren | How to Sell Courses Online

Feb 3, 2017 40:43

Description:

Stu McLaren started his first online business just prove that it couldn’t be successful. Luckily, he proved himself wrong. Stu launched that first business selling Halloween decorations just a few weeks before the holiday and learned his first lesson in business. He’s since gone on to partner with key influencers like Russell Brunson and Michael […]

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106: Stu McLaren | How to Sell Courses Online

Feb 2, 2017 40:43

Description:

Stu McLaren started his first online business just prove that it couldn’t be successful. Luckily, he proved himself wrong. Stu launched that first business selling Halloween decorations just a few weeks before the holiday and learned his first lesson in business. He’s since gone on to partner with key influencers like Russell Brunson and Michael […]

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105: Brian Kurtz | Lessons Learned from 3 Billion Pieces of Mail

Jan 31, 2017 54:31

Description:

Over the course of 34 years, Brian Kurtz worked his way up the ladder at Boardroom, Inc. and became an expert in all things Direct Marketing. Thanks to that experience, Brian’s gone from being mentored by some of the industry’s top leaders to now charging $25,000 for a membership to his own mastermind group. In […]

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105: Brian Kurtz | Lessons Learned from 3 Billion Pieces of Mail

Jan 30, 2017 54:31

Description:

Over the course of 34 years, Brian Kurtz worked his way up the ladder at Boardroom, Inc. and became an expert in all things Direct Marketing. Thanks to that experience, Brian’s gone from being mentored by some of the industry’s top leaders to now charging $25,000 for a membership to his own mastermind group. In […]

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104: Joseph Michael | From Turned Down for a Pizza Job to Multiple 6 Figures in a Weird Niche

Jan 27, 2017 41:05

Description:

Joseph Michael started out like most Entrepreneurs; working a full-time corporate job and still barely making ends meet. Feeling the weight of the responsibility of providing for his family, he tried to get a second job delivering pizzas. After being turned down due to a “lack of driving experience,” he started to utilize his lunch […]

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104: Joseph Michael | From Turned Down for a Pizza Job to Multiple 6 Figures in a Weird Niche

Jan 26, 2017 41:05

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Joseph Michael started out like most Entrepreneurs; working a full-time corporate job and still barely making ends meet. Feeling the weight of the responsibility of providing for his family, he tried to get a second job delivering pizzas. After being turned down due to a “lack of driving experience,” he started to utilize his lunch […]

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103: Hugh Culver | How to Become a Paid Speaker

Jan 24, 2017 29:15

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Hugh Culver is using his experience being part of building five different business, including one that chartered private flights and tourist expeditions to the South Pole, to motivate others through the art of public speaking. He speaks about Think, Plan, Act model for business 45 times a year and also helps train other speakers to improve their […]

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103: Hugh Culver | How to Become a Paid Speaker

Jan 23, 2017 29:15

Description:

Hugh Culver is using his experience being part of building five different business, including one that chartered private flights and tourist expeditions to the South Pole, to motivate others through the art of public speaking. He speaks about Think, Plan, Act model for business 45 times a year and also helps train other speakers to improve their […]

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102: Michael Roderick | From High School Teacher to Broadway Producer in Two Years

Jan 13, 2017 43:37

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Michael Roderick went from high school teacher to a Broadway Producer in under two years thanks to stepping out of his comfort zone and making connections.

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102: Michael Roderick | From High School Teacher to Broadway Producer in Two Years

Jan 12, 2017 43:37

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Michael Roderick went from high school teacher to a Broadway Producer in under two years thanks to stepping out of his comfort zone and making connections.

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101: Patrick Ewers | How to Network, Silicon Valley Style

Jan 10, 2017 36:27

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Patrick Ewers is the founder of Mindmaven and an executive coach who specializes in helping his clients generate revenue using relationships.

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101: Patrick Ewers | How to Network, Silicon Valley Style

Jan 9, 2017 36:27

Description:

Patrick Ewers is the founder of Mindmaven and an executive coach who specializes in helping his clients generate revenue using relationships.

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100: The 10 Unusual Lessons I Learned From 100 Podcast Episodes

Sep 14, 2016 38:32

Description:

Woo-hoo! I’ve finally hit 100 episodes of the Smart Business Revolution podcast. In this episode, I decided to mix things up a bit. I chose to do only my second “solo episode” without a guest. And my first “solo episode” was actually episode #1. So it’s been awhile. In this episode, I share the top […]

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100: The 10 Unusual Lessons I Learned From 100 Podcast Episodes

Sep 13, 2016 38:32

Description:

Woo-hoo! I’ve finally hit 100 episodes of the Smart Business Revolution podcast. In this episode, I decided to mix things up a bit. I chose to do only my second “solo episode” without a guest. And my first “solo episode” was actually episode #1. So it’s been awhile. In this episode, I share the top […]

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099: Caleb Bacon | How to Build Your Network in Hollywood

May 5, 2016 34:23

Description:

Caleb Bacon literally networked his way to a job writing for sitcoms in the entertainment industry in Hollywood. He also shares a glimpse into what life is like working in the entertainment industry in Los Angeles.

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099: Caleb Bacon | How to Build Your Network in Hollywood

May 4, 2016 34:23

Description:

Caleb Bacon literally networked his way to a job writing for sitcoms in the entertainment industry in Hollywood. He also shares a glimpse into what life is like working in the entertainment industry in Los Angeles.

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098: Dorie Clark | How to Become a Recognized Expert

May 3, 2016 33:33

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Dorie Clark is an author, former Presidential campaign spokesperson, former journalist and a speaker.

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098: Dorie Clark | How to Become a Recognized Expert

May 2, 2016 33:33

Description:

Dorie Clark is an author, former Presidential campaign spokesperson, former journalist and a speaker.

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097: Chris Johnson | How to Sell Very Expensive Products

Apr 29, 2016 56:58

Description:

Chris Johnson is the owner of a video production company called Simplifilm. It’s not just any old video production company; they produce book trailers for business book authors... and they charge a LOT of money for those book trailers.

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097: Chris Johnson | How to Sell Very Expensive Products

Apr 28, 2016 56:58

Description:

Chris Johnson is the owner of a video production company called Simplifilm. It’s not just any old video production company; they produce book trailers for business book authors... and they charge a LOT of money for those book trailers.

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096: Ann Rea | From Cubicle Grind to Thriving Artist

Mar 5, 2016 52:50

Description:

For many years Ann Rea struggled – she even gave up her dream of being a working artist, during a very dark period of her life when she was working in a cubicle in a corporate job. Until she decided to break out of that rut and was able to kickstart a thriving new career as an artist.

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096: Ann Rea | From Cubicle Grind to Thriving Artist

Mar 4, 2016 52:50

Description:

For many years Ann Rea struggled – she even gave up her dream of being a working artist, during a very dark period of her life when she was working in a cubicle in a corporate job. Until she decided to break out of that rut and was able to kickstart a thriving new career as an artist.

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095: Jeffrey Hayzlett of C-Suite | How to Build a New Network

Feb 28, 2016 39:08

Description:

Jeffrey Hayzlett is going to give us a glimpse into the mindset of highly successful executives and in particular the types of daily practices, habits and activities that you should be engaging in if you want to operate at that level.

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095: Jeffrey Hayzlett of C-Suite | How to Build a New Network

Feb 28, 2016 39:08

Description:

Jeffrey Hayzlett is going to give us a glimpse into the mindset of highly successful executives and in particular the types of daily practices, habits and activities that you should be engaging in if you want to operate at that level.

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094: Scott Oldford of Infinitus | How to Create a 7-Figure Business by Age 18

Jan 9, 2016 42:43

Description:

I think back to when I was 17, 18 years old. I didn’t know what I was doing back then. I think I was making like $1.25 an hour working slave labor in the back of a warehouse. And I thought that was a good deal. Now my guest on this episode? He built a […]

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094: Scott Oldford of Infinitus | How to Create a 7-Figure Business by Age 18

Jan 8, 2016 42:43

Description:

I think back to when I was 17, 18 years old. I didn’t know what I was doing back then. I think I was making like $1.25 an hour working slave labor in the back of a warehouse. And I thought that was a good deal. Now my guest on this episode? He built a […]

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093: Grant Baldwin | How to Get Booked and Paid as a Professional Speaker

Oct 28, 2015 49:59

Description:

Grant Baldwin began his career as a youth pastor. When his wife was 5 months pregnant with their first daughter, he decided to quit his job. After he quit, he spent months trying to figure out what he wanted to do next for a career. After several months, he decided, “Hey, I’ve figured it out! […]

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093: Grant Baldwin | How to Get Booked and Paid as a Professional Speaker

Oct 27, 2015 49:59

Description:

Grant Baldwin began his career as a youth pastor. When his wife was 5 months pregnant with their first daughter, he decided to quit his job. After he quit, he spent months trying to figure out what he wanted to do next for a career. After several months, he decided, “Hey, I’ve figured it out! […]

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092: Bob Burg | How to Be a Giver

Sep 5, 2015 43:53

Description:

I have a quick question – can you really, systematically get the results you want from others – even if they initially disagree with you or have position that is diametrically opposed to yours – while making them feel genuinely good about themselves, about the process, and about you? Our guest on this podcast says, […]

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092: Bob Burg | How to Be a Giver

Sep 4, 2015 43:53

Description:

I have a quick question – can you really, systematically get the results you want from others – even if they initially disagree with you or have position that is diametrically opposed to yours – while making them feel genuinely good about themselves, about the process, and about you? Our guest on this podcast says, […]

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091: From College Dropout to 6-Figure Author

Aug 29, 2015 36:08

Description:

My guest on today’s episode of the Smart Business Revolution podcast is Chandler Bolt. Chandler is no ordinary guest. He’s a young guy – most of my guests are a long further along in their career – Chandler is in his early 20s. He dropped out of college. And he doesn’t have a long career. […]

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091: From College Dropout to 6-Figure Author

Aug 29, 2015 36:08

Description:

My guest on today’s episode of the Smart Business Revolution podcast is Chandler Bolt. Chandler is no ordinary guest. He’s a young guy – most of my guests are a long further along in their career – Chandler is in his early 20s. He dropped out of college. And he doesn’t have a long career. […]

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090: Mandi Ellefson | How to Get Back 20 Hours Per Month

Jul 17, 2015 39:54

Description:

OK let’s imagine you’re 8 years old… And it’s Saturday morning after a long week. You’re tired, you’re ready to sleep in. Then your Dad wakes you up to do chores. Not just any chores. He has a checklist. For you how clean the bathroom. How you clean the kitchen. You have to initial that […]

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090: Mandi Ellefson | How to Get Back 20 Hours Per Month

Jul 17, 2015 39:54

Description:

OK let’s imagine you’re 8 years old… And it’s Saturday morning after a long week. You’re tired, you’re ready to sleep in. Then your Dad wakes you up to do chores. Not just any chores. He has a checklist. For you how clean the bathroom. How you clean the kitchen. You have to initial that […]

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089: Jon Levy | How to Throw An Influencers Dinner

Jun 8, 2015 41:26

Description:

How would you like to throw a dinner party at your house for about a dozen people and have that group include a “who’s who” of titans of Industry, Olympic athletes, CEOs, musicians and celebrities? That sounds pretty good. AND how about all of your guests are doing all the cooking and cleaning – they’re […]

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089: Jon Levy | How to Throw An Influencers Dinner

Jun 7, 2015 41:26

Description:

How would you like to throw a dinner party at your house for about a dozen people and have that group include a “who’s who” of titans of Industry, Olympic athletes, CEOs, musicians and celebrities? That sounds pretty good. AND how about all of your guests are doing all the cooking and cleaning – they’re […]

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088: Ryan Williams | Stories From The Influencer Economy

Jun 4, 2015 42:54

Description:

Imagine you had a childhood where you were sent off to an elite prep school … A place where the rich and famous send their children to be educated. A place filled with the next generation of aristocrats and high-society matrons. In fact imagine if that was you – and your dorm room was actually […]

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088: Ryan Williams | Stories From The Influencer Economy

Jun 3, 2015 42:54

Description:

Imagine you had a childhood where you were sent off to an elite prep school … A place where the rich and famous send their children to be educated. A place filled with the next generation of aristocrats and high-society matrons. In fact imagine if that was you – and your dorm room was actually […]

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087: Ted Prodromou | Your LinkedIn profile sucks (and what to do about it)

May 23, 2015 43:18

Description:

Are you the kind of person who set up your LinkedIn profile 5 or 10 years ago and you haven’t touched it ever since? If you are, you need to listen in on this podcast. My guest is Ted Prodromou, the author of Ultimate Guide to LinkedIn for Business. It’s the definitive bible to how […]

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087: Ted Prodromou | Your LinkedIn profile sucks (and what to do about it)

May 23, 2015 43:18

Description:

Are you the kind of person who set up your LinkedIn profile 5 or 10 years ago and you haven’t touched it ever since? If you are, you need to listen in on this podcast. My guest is Ted Prodromou, the author of Ultimate Guide to LinkedIn for Business. It’s the definitive bible to how […]

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086: Thom Singer | How to Launch a New Career

May 20, 2015 43:06

Description:

Thom Singer was faced with an impossible task – he had to teach lawyers to be better at networking. Talk about a thankless assignment. (Trust me. I’m a lawyer. I know.) At the time, he was marketing director for a large law firm. But he didn’t get discouraged, he remained positive and upbeat. Now to […]

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086: Thom Singer | How to Launch a New Career

May 20, 2015 43:06

Description:

Thom Singer was faced with an impossible task – he had to teach lawyers to be better at networking. Talk about a thankless assignment. (Trust me. I’m a lawyer. I know.) At the time, he was marketing director for a large law firm. But he didn’t get discouraged, he remained positive and upbeat. Now to […]

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085: Michelle Tillis Lederman | The 11 Laws of Likability

May 13, 2015 40:27

Description:

Imagine for a second if you could magically make yourself more likeable… Imagine if you had a formula that broke down the elements of how to make more people like you, so that you could literally turn on the charm, even if you feel a little introverted or shy … wouldn’t that be amazing? It […]

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085: Michelle Tillis Lederman | The 11 Laws of Likability

May 13, 2015 40:27

Description:

Imagine for a second if you could magically make yourself more likeable… Imagine if you had a formula that broke down the elements of how to make more people like you, so that you could literally turn on the charm, even if you feel a little introverted or shy … wouldn’t that be amazing? It […]

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084: Mike Muhney | The Godfather of the $20 Billion Relationship Management Software Industry

May 7, 2015 51:29

Description:

The year was 1986.  Mike Muhney’s new startup was on the brink of failure. He and his co-founder were down to their last $15,000 and they had just decided they had to pull the plug on the software product they had been developing for the previous 9 months. They were ready to go back to […]

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084: Mike Muhney | The Godfather of the $20 Billion Relationship Management Software Industry

May 7, 2015 51:29

Description:

The year was 1986.  Mike Muhney’s new startup was on the brink of failure. He and his co-founder were down to their last $15,000 and they had just decided they had to pull the plug on the software product they had been developing for the previous 9 months. They were ready to go back to […]

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083: AJ Jacobs | How to Throw the World’s Largest Family Reunion

May 1, 2015 29:30

Description:

AJ Jacobs is the author of numerous bestsellers, including The Year of Living Biblically, The Know-It-All, and Drop Dead Healthy. He’s also a senior editor of Esquire Magazine. He’s known for doing experiments on himself, like following the rules of the Bible literally for a year, and reading the entire Encyclopedia Britannica from cover to […]

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083: AJ Jacobs | How to Throw the World’s Largest Family Reunion

May 1, 2015 29:30

Description:

AJ Jacobs is the author of numerous bestsellers, including The Year of Living Biblically, The Know-It-All, and Drop Dead Healthy. He’s also a senior editor of Esquire Magazine. He’s known for doing experiments on himself, like following the rules of the Bible literally for a year, and reading the entire Encyclopedia Britannica from cover to […]

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082: Steve Sims | How to Get Once-In-A-Lifetime Experiences

Apr 18, 2015 34:10

Description:

Steve Sims will be the first person to say he’s a little intimidating. He’s a really big guy, he’s got a shaved head, and a huge goatee – and even his eyebrow is pierced like a pirate. He looks kind of like a construction worker or a big beefy bouncer outside of some big nightclub […]

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082: Steve Sims | How to Get Once-In-A-Lifetime Experiences

Apr 18, 2015 34:10

Description:

Steve Sims will be the first person to say he’s a little intimidating. He’s a really big guy, he’s got a shaved head, and a huge goatee – and even his eyebrow is pierced like a pirate. He looks kind of like a construction worker or a big beefy bouncer outside of some big nightclub […]

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081: Michael O’Neal | How to Be a Successful Solopreneur

Apr 12, 2015 52:42

Description:

Have you ever seen a contemporary of yours who has rocketed to success – seemingly out of the blue – and wondered how they did it? One of the myths I want to dispel with this podcast and my blog is that there’s such a thing as a sudden overnight success. I think so often […]

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081: Michael O’Neal | How to Be a Successful Solopreneur

Apr 12, 2015 52:42

Description:

Have you ever seen a contemporary of yours who has rocketed to success – seemingly out of the blue – and wondered how they did it? One of the myths I want to dispel with this podcast and my blog is that there’s such a thing as a sudden overnight success. I think so often […]

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080: Dov Gordon | How to Get a Predictable Flow of Clients

Apr 5, 2015 42:13

Description:

Dov Gordon is a marketing coach and consultant — but he’s not your typical marketing coach and consultant. He’s not going to tell you that you have to be on Twitter or You MUST use SEO! Or you need to be on Facebook! In fact, he says he doesn’t care what channel you use. But […]

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080: Dov Gordon | How to Get a Predictable Flow of Clients

Apr 4, 2015 42:13

Description:

Dov Gordon is a marketing coach and consultant — but he’s not your typical marketing coach and consultant. He’s not going to tell you that you have to be on Twitter or You MUST use SEO! Or you need to be on Facebook! In fact, he says he doesn’t care what channel you use. But […]

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079: Bjork Ostrom | $250K from a Food Blog

Mar 31, 2015 47:08

Description:

Is it possible to make $250,000 from a food blog? It sure is. My guest on the latest episode of the Smart Business Revolution podcast is Bjork Ostrom, one half of the team behind Pinch of Yum – one of the most popular food blogs on the web. Bjork runs Pinch of Yum with his […]

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079: Bjork Ostrom | $250K from a Food Blog

Mar 30, 2015 47:08

Description:

Is it possible to make $250,000 from a food blog? It sure is. My guest on the latest episode of the Smart Business Revolution podcast is Bjork Ostrom, one half of the team behind Pinch of Yum – one of the most popular food blogs on the web. Bjork runs Pinch of Yum with his […]

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078: Steve Chou | How to Start a 6-Figure E-Commerce Business

Mar 22, 2015 31:35

Description:

In this interview, Steve Chou explains how to start a 6-figure e-commerce business

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078: Steve Chou | How to Start a 6-Figure E-Commerce Business

Mar 21, 2015 31:35

Description:

In this interview, Steve Chou explains how to start a 6-figure e-commerce business

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077: Vanessa Van Edwards | How to read body language

Mar 14, 2015 38:05

Description:

Vanessa Van Edwards is an expert in body language. She explains to people like you and me you how our minds work, and what impact that has on us – our personal and business relationships, our career and our income. She helps us to understand how to read body language and  how your behavior influences […]

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077: Vanessa Van Edwards | How to read body language

Mar 14, 2015 38:05

Description:

Vanessa Van Edwards is an expert in body language. She explains to people like you and me you how our minds work, and what impact that has on us – our personal and business relationships, our career and our income. She helps us to understand how to read body language and  how your behavior influences […]

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076: Michael Simmons | How to Connect and Build Your Network

Mar 6, 2015 37:12

Description:

Michael Simmons is a serial social entrepreneur and the Founder of Empact. He’s also a prolific writer for fellow contributor for Forbes, where we write about similar topics – we both write about relationship-building and connecting. In this interview we discuss: How the academic field of network science can influence how you build relationships in […]

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076: Michael Simmons | How to Connect and Build Your Network

Mar 6, 2015 37:12

Description:

Michael Simmons is a serial social entrepreneur and the Founder of Empact. He’s also a prolific writer for fellow contributor for Forbes, where we write about similar topics – we both write about relationship-building and connecting. In this interview we discuss: How the academic field of network science can influence how you build relationships in […]

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075: Keith Krance | How to Build Relationships using Facebook

Mar 1, 2015 48:25

Description:

This is the podcast where we show you how to develop relationships that matter, with people who matter, in a digital world. Without question, one of the biggest tools for developing relationships today is Facebook. But it’s not just about flipping through your vacation pictures and posting things on your wall. It’s also a huge […]

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075: Keith Krance | How to Build Relationships using Facebook

Mar 1, 2015 48:25

Description:

This is the podcast where we show you how to develop relationships that matter, with people who matter, in a digital world. Without question, one of the biggest tools for developing relationships today is Facebook. But it’s not just about flipping through your vacation pictures and posting things on your wall. It’s also a huge […]

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074: David Hancock | The Entrepreneur’s Book Publisher

Feb 21, 2015 37:17

Description:

We can all agree on one thing, right? Traditional book publishing is dead. Or maybe not. If you think the Amazon Kindle and digital books are going to kill off all traditional book publishers, you need to listen to this episode of the Smart Business Revolution podcast. But first: what does publishing a book have […]

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074: David Hancock | The Entrepreneur’s Book Publisher

Feb 20, 2015 37:17

Description:

We can all agree on one thing, right? Traditional book publishing is dead. Or maybe not. If you think the Amazon Kindle and digital books are going to kill off all traditional book publishers, you need to listen to this episode of the Smart Business Revolution podcast. But first: what does publishing a book have […]

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073: Dave Stachowiak | How to Recover From a Bad First Impression & Make a Good First Impression

Feb 14, 2015 29:34

Description:

Have you ever made a bad first impression? Of course you have. We all have. But when you do make a bad first impression, many people struggle to figure out what to do next. Should you apologize? Should you keep quiet? Should you send flowers or a box of chocolates? Maybe you should send over […]

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073: Dave Stachowiak | How to Recover From a Bad First Impression & Make a Good First Impression

Feb 14, 2015 29:34

Description:

Have you ever made a bad first impression? Of course you have. We all have. But when you do make a bad first impression, many people struggle to figure out what to do next. Should you apologize? Should you keep quiet? Should you send flowers or a box of chocolates? Maybe you should send over […]

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072: Kevin Thompson | How to Make $14.5 Million from an Ugly Website

Feb 8, 2015 1:05:13

Description:

Be sure to download the free strategy session worksheet I created based off this interview. How does a guy who lives in a small town in rural Washington State go from working on commercial fishing boats in Alaska to running a business from his home office that brought in over $14 million over the last […]

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072: Kevin Thompson | How to Make $14.5 Million from an Ugly Website

Feb 7, 2015 1:05:13

Description:

Be sure to download the free strategy session worksheet I created based off this interview. How does a guy who lives in a small town in rural Washington State go from working on commercial fishing boats in Alaska to running a business from his home office that brought in over $14 million over the last […]

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071: Natalie Sisson | The Suitcase Entrepreneur

Feb 1, 2015 36:08

Description:

Natalie Sisson was the Suitcase Entrepreneur, waaaaay before that was fashionable. Today, there are many so-called “digital nomads” who talk about living the “virtual lifestyle.” Most of the time, they want to live the “virtual lifestyle” but they are really living a bit of a lie. These are people who read Tim Ferriss’s The Four […]

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071: Natalie Sisson | The Suitcase Entrepreneur

Jan 31, 2015 36:08

Description:

Natalie Sisson was the Suitcase Entrepreneur, waaaaay before that was fashionable. Today, there are many so-called “digital nomads” who talk about living the “virtual lifestyle.” Most of the time, they want to live the “virtual lifestyle” but they are really living a bit of a lie. These are people who read Tim Ferriss’s The Four […]

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070: Jenny Blake of Life After College | Career Change

Jan 10, 2015 34:59

Description:

Imagine for a second that you build a business which becomes your brand. It’s how the world knows you. And it’s successful. Woo-hoo!  Par-tay. It’s your birthday. And then, you move on. You grow. You become older. You no longer want to be known by that “brand.” Jenny Blake experienced that. Like me, Jenny started […]

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069: Larry Benet | How to Connect with VIPs

Jan 10, 2015 38:38

Description:

Larry Benet’s nickname is “The Connector” — and for good reason. Larry is one of the most well-connected people I’ve met.  The man has quite literally created a career out of connecting with VIPs. In fact, when I have guests on my podcast, afterwards I usually try to introduce them to other podcasters and VIPs […]

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68: Danny Iny | How to Build Relationships At Scale Using Online Courses

Jan 10, 2015 38:23

Description:

News flash, everyone: relationship-building has changed. If you want to grow your network, it’s not as simple as going down to your local chamber of chamber of commerce meetings and chatting up other business owners. We live in an interconnected world. We live in our email and on social media. We use tools like Facebook […]

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070: Jenny Blake of Life After College | Career Change

Jan 10, 2015 34:59

Description:

Imagine for a second that you build a business which becomes your brand. It’s how the world knows you. And it’s successful. Woo-hoo!  Par-tay. It’s your birthday. And then, you move on. You grow. You become older. You no longer want to be known by that “brand.” Jenny Blake experienced that. Like me, Jenny started […]

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069: Larry Benet | How to Connect with VIPs

Jan 10, 2015 38:38

Description:

Larry Benet’s nickname is “The Connector” — and for good reason. Larry is one of the most well-connected people I’ve met.  The man has quite literally created a career out of connecting with VIPs. In fact, when I have guests on my podcast, afterwards I usually try to introduce them to other podcasters and VIPs […]

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68: Danny Iny | How to Build Relationships At Scale Using Online Courses

Jan 10, 2015 38:23

Description:

News flash, everyone: relationship-building has changed. If you want to grow your network, it’s not as simple as going down to your local chamber of chamber of commerce meetings and chatting up other business owners. We live in an interconnected world. We live in our email and on social media. We use tools like Facebook […]

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067: David Shapiro of Cartelligent | A Better Car-Buying Experience

Dec 20, 2014 28:17

Description:

Have you ever bought a car and had a horrible car buying experience? You know: bad sales person, pushy general managers, high-pressure sales tactics? Yes? Me too. This interview is for you. David Shapiro is the founder of Cartelligent. It’s a company that helps car buyers to have a more pleasant car buying experience. Cartelligent […]

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067: David Shapiro of Cartelligent | A Better Car-Buying Experience

Dec 19, 2014 28:17

Description:

Have you ever bought a car and had a horrible car buying experience? You know: bad sales person, pushy general managers, high-pressure sales tactics? Yes? Me too. This interview is for you. David Shapiro is the founder of Cartelligent. It’s a company that helps car buyers to have a more pleasant car buying experience. Cartelligent […]

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066: Jayson Gaignard of Mastermind Talks | From High School Dropout to 7-Figure Business

Dec 13, 2014 49:38

Description:

Imagine going from a high school dropout to running a $6-7 million per year business… then letting that business fail because it doesn’t inspire you. My guest on this episode, Jayson Gaignard, can tell you what that’s like. About two years ago, Jayson hit rock bottom. His previously thriving business was failing, he was 70 […]

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066: Jayson Gaignard of Mastermind Talks | From High School Dropout to 7-Figure Business

Dec 13, 2014 49:38

Description:

Imagine going from a high school dropout to running a $6-7 million per year business… then letting that business fail because it doesn’t inspire you. My guest on this episode, Jayson Gaignard, can tell you what that’s like. About two years ago, Jayson hit rock bottom. His previously thriving business was failing, he was 70 […]

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065: Dan Schawbel | Networking and Personal Branding for Generation Y

Dec 6, 2014 42:19

Description:

Do you ever feel like you struggle to get ahead at work? Have you watched your less-talented co-workers get promoted or get plum assignments ahead of you? Do you ever feel like it might be because you aren’t good enough at promoting yourself? If any of these ring true for you, then Dan Schawbel has […]

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065: Dan Schawbel | Networking and Personal Branding for Generation Y

Dec 6, 2014 42:19

Description:

Do you ever feel like you struggle to get ahead at work? Have you watched your less-talented co-workers get promoted or get plum assignments ahead of you? Do you ever feel like it might be because you aren’t good enough at promoting yourself? If any of these ring true for you, then Dan Schawbel has […]

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064: Danny Iny of Firepole Marketing | How to Build a Business, One Guest Post At a Time

Nov 21, 2014 38:45

Description:

Danny Iny rocketed from out of nowhere in 2011. At the time, he was a marketing consultant serving primarily local businesses in the Montreal area, near his home. He had recently suffered a major business collapse and was left with $250,000 in personal debt. He was looking for a way to pay off that debt […]

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064: Danny Iny of Firepole Marketing | How to Build a Business, One Guest Post At a Time

Nov 20, 2014 38:45

Description:

Danny Iny rocketed from out of nowhere in 2011. At the time, he was a marketing consultant serving primarily local businesses in the Montreal area, near his home. He had recently suffered a major business collapse and was left with $250,000 in personal debt. He was looking for a way to pay off that debt […]

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063: Zvi Band of Contactually | How to Automate Your Relationship-Building

Nov 17, 2014 29:02

Description:

Contactually CEO Zvi Band shares how you can automate your relationship-building strategies.

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063: Zvi Band of Contactually | How to Automate Your Relationship-Building

Nov 17, 2014 29:02

Description:

Contactually CEO Zvi Band shares how you can automate your relationship-building strategies.

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062: Peter Shallard of Commit Action | How to Develop Good Habits

Nov 6, 2014 30:14

Description:

Struggling with bad habits? Learn to develop good habits in this interview.

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062: Peter Shallard of Commit Action | How to Develop Good Habits

Nov 6, 2014 30:14

Description:

Struggling with bad habits? Learn to develop good habits in this interview.

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061: Michael Port Author of Book Yourself Solid | Public Speaking Tips

Oct 23, 2014 38:57

Description:

Need public speaking tips? In this interview, Highly-paid professional speaker Michael Port explains how to become a better public speaker.

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061: Michael Port Author of Book Yourself Solid | Public Speaking Tips

Oct 22, 2014 38:57

Description:

Need public speaking tips? In this interview, Highly-paid professional speaker Michael Port explains how to become a better public speaker.

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060: James Swanwick | How He Got his Dream Job as an ESPN Sports Center Anchor, with Zero Experience, By Being a Giver

Oct 22, 2014 38:17

Description:

James Swanwick hit rock bottom. It was 2009. The international financial markets were crumbling and thousands of companies around the globe were feeling the pinch. The resulting crash decimated his media company, Crocmedia America, which he had built from nothing to a major entity with dozens of employees around the U.S. Growing up in Brisbane, […]

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060: James Swanwick | How He Got his Dream Job as an ESPN Sports Center Anchor, with Zero Experience, By Being a Giver

Oct 21, 2014 38:17

Description:

James Swanwick hit rock bottom. It was 2009. The international financial markets were crumbling and thousands of companies around the globe were feeling the pinch. The resulting crash decimated his media company, Crocmedia America, which he had built from nothing to a major entity with dozens of employees around the U.S. Growing up in Brisbane, […]

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059: Robert Richman | How to Build Killer Company Culture

Oct 18, 2014 29:27

Description:

In this podcast interview, I interview Robert Richman about how he built a great company culture at Zappos

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059: Robert Richman | How to Build Killer Company Culture

Oct 18, 2014 29:27

Description:

In this podcast interview, I interview Robert Richman about how he built a great company culture at Zappos

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058: Derek Coburn Author of Networking Is Not Working | Why Networking is Broken — and What to Do About It

Sep 27, 2014 36:57

Description:

Derek Coburn is a man who knows a thing or two about the importance of relationships. He’s a financial advisor for high net-worth individuals, he’s an entrepreneur, and he’s an author of the great book Networking Is Not Working. He finds that explaining all of these roles can be confusing. “Often times we get caught […]

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058: Derek Coburn Author of Networking Is Not Working | Why Networking is Broken — and What to Do About It

Sep 27, 2014 36:57

Description:

Derek Coburn is a man who knows a thing or two about the importance of relationships. He’s a financial advisor for high net-worth individuals, he’s an entrepreneur, and he’s an author of the great book Networking Is Not Working. He finds that explaining all of these roles can be confusing. “Often times we get caught […]

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057: LaRae Quy | How to Read People Like an FBI Special Agent

Sep 13, 2014 43:03

Description:

LaRae Quy looks nothing like a FBI agent. When LaRae showed up for basic training at FBI training headquarters in Quantico, Virginia, some of her fellow agents-in-training thought it was a joke: she was in her late 20s, blonde, and her most recent job was as a buyer in a high-end department store. The typical […]

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057: LaRae Quy | How to Read People Like an FBI Special Agent

Sep 12, 2014 43:03

Description:

LaRae Quy looks nothing like a FBI agent. When LaRae showed up for basic training at FBI training headquarters in Quantico, Virginia, some of her fellow agents-in-training thought it was a joke: she was in her late 20s, blonde, and her most recent job was as a buyer in a high-end department store. The typical […]

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056: Tom Morkes of Bootstrapped Mag | Jumping Out of Helicopters and Getting Paid to Travel the World

Sep 7, 2014 36:44

Description:

In this podcast, I interview Bootstrapped Mag founder Tom Morkes on pay what you want pricing and the gift economy.

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056: Tom Morkes of Bootstrapped Mag | Jumping Out of Helicopters and Getting Paid to Travel the World

Sep 6, 2014 36:44

Description:

In this podcast, I interview Bootstrapped Mag founder Tom Morkes on pay what you want pricing and the gift economy.

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055: Adam Grant Author of Give and Take | How to Succeed in Business by Being a Giver

Aug 30, 2014 35:01

Description:

This week’s guest is the author of a phenomenal book, Give and Take (affiliate link), which has gotten a ton of attention. The book was named one of the best books of 2013 by Amazon, the Financial Times, and the Wall Street Journal. I read Give and Take and I loved it. In my opinion, it […]

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054: Jordan Harbinger of the Art of Charm Podcast | From Wall Street Lawyer to Men’s Charm Expert

Aug 30, 2014 45:58

Description:

Jordan Harbinger is a former Wall Street lawyer turned men’s charm expert. Yes, you read that right. You don’t hear that combination every day. But once you hear him speak, you see why Jordan ended up where he did. Today, Jordan runs the Art of Charm podcast and Art of Charm bootcamps, both of which […]

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055: Adam Grant Author of Give and Take | How to Succeed in Business by Being a Giver

Aug 30, 2014 35:01

Description:

This week’s guest is the author of a phenomenal book, Give and Take (affiliate link), which has gotten a ton of attention. The book was named one of the best books of 2013 by Amazon, the Financial Times, and the Wall Street Journal. I read Give and Take and I loved it. In my opinion, it […]

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054: Jordan Harbinger of the Art of Charm Podcast | From Wall Street Lawyer to Men’s Charm Expert

Aug 30, 2014 45:58

Description:

Jordan Harbinger is a former Wall Street lawyer turned men’s charm expert. Yes, you read that right. You don’t hear that combination every day. But once you hear him speak, you see why Jordan ended up where he did. Today, Jordan runs the Art of Charm podcast and Art of Charm bootcamps, both of which […]

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053: Brett McKay of Art of Manliness | How He Built the #1 Independent Men’s Interest Website

Aug 16, 2014 48:42

Description:

Brett McKay was fed up. He was looking at row after row of men’s interest magazines on a magazine rack, and he found that every “men’s interest” magazine – like Maxim and FHM Magazine – seemed to offer little more than pictures of scantily-clad women and tips on how to throw an awesome frat party. […]

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053: Brett McKay of Art of Manliness | How He Built the #1 Independent Men’s Interest Website

Aug 16, 2014 48:42

Description:

Brett McKay was fed up. He was looking at row after row of men’s interest magazines on a magazine rack, and he found that every “men’s interest” magazine – like Maxim and FHM Magazine – seemed to offer little more than pictures of scantily-clad women and tips on how to throw an awesome frat party. […]

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052: Rick Mulready | How to Use Facebook Ad Targeting to Fuel Your Business

Jul 26, 2014 36:53

Description:

Want to know how to use Facebook Ad targeting to increase you revenue? In this podcast episode, we discuss how to use Facebook ads.

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052: Rick Mulready | How to Use Facebook Ad Targeting to Fuel Your Business

Jul 26, 2014 36:53

Description:

Want to know how to use Facebook Ad targeting to increase you revenue? In this podcast episode, we discuss how to use Facebook ads.

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051: Omar and Nicole from Business Republic | How to Validate Startup Business Ideas

Jul 19, 2014 44:55

Description:

How do you know if a startup business idea you have is worth anything? If you start a business on the side, how do you know if anyone will buy what you’re selling? That’s a major question, and my latest guests, Omar and Nicole from Business Republic, are experts in validating startup business ideas. In […]

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051: Omar and Nicole from Business Republic | How to Validate Startup Business Ideas

Jul 18, 2014 44:55

Description:

How do you know if a startup business idea you have is worth anything? If you start a business on the side, how do you know if anyone will buy what you’re selling? That’s a major question, and my latest guests, Omar and Nicole from Business Republic, are experts in validating startup business ideas. In […]

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050: Noah Kagan of AppSumo | How to Overcome Personal Failure

Jul 3, 2014 31:07

Description:

You might think Noah Kagan has the magic touch, right? Employee #30 at Facebook.com. Employee #4 at Mint.com, which was later sold for $150 million. Founder of not one but two multi-million dollar companies before he turned 30. Including Gambit and now AppSumo. But the truth is, with much success often comes setbacks and failures. […]

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050: Noah Kagan of AppSumo | How to Overcome Personal Failure

Jul 3, 2014 31:07

Description:

You might think Noah Kagan has the magic touch, right? Employee #30 at Facebook.com. Employee #4 at Mint.com, which was later sold for $150 million. Founder of not one but two multi-million dollar companies before he turned 30. Including Gambit and now AppSumo. But the truth is, with much success often comes setbacks and failures. […]

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049: David J. Soler | How to Master Relationship Marketing

Jun 27, 2014 36:38

Description:

Question: What do you get when you cross a firefighter with a relationship marketing expert? Answer: My next guest on the Smart Business Revolution podcast. David J. Soler is the host of the Relationship Marketing and Sales podcast. A former firefighter and mortgage broker, David coaches and trains others on how to improve their relationship […]

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049: David J. Soler | How to Master Relationship Marketing

Jun 27, 2014 36:38

Description:

Question: What do you get when you cross a firefighter with a relationship marketing expert? Answer: My next guest on the Smart Business Revolution podcast. David J. Soler is the host of the Relationship Marketing and Sales podcast. A former firefighter and mortgage broker, David coaches and trains others on how to improve their relationship […]

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048: Dr. Dave Stachowiak of the Coaching for Leaders Podcast | Work-Life Balance

Jun 13, 2014 59:14

Description:

How do you balance work when going through a major life change, like a new baby? In this episode of the Smart Business podcast, we take on that question. I invited my friend Dr. Dave Stachowiak of the Coaching for Leaders podcast to come on and share his thoughts. Dave is an expert in leadership […]

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048: Dr. Dave Stachowiak of the Coaching for Leaders Podcast | Work-Life Balance

Jun 12, 2014 59:14

Description:

How do you balance work when going through a major life change, like a new baby? In this episode of the Smart Business podcast, we take on that question. I invited my friend Dr. Dave Stachowiak of the Coaching for Leaders podcast to come on and share his thoughts. Dave is an expert in leadership […]

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047: David Raether | From Hollywood Riches to Homeless and Back

Jun 12, 2014 52:18

Description:

David Raether earned millions as a highly-paid writer on the most popular sitcom of the early 1990s, Roseanne. And then he lost it all. At the time, he had it all – a beautiful wife, a large home in an affluent suburb of Los Angeles, and 8 kids — all with the same wife, mind […]

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047: David Raether | From Hollywood Riches to Homeless and Back

Jun 12, 2014 52:18

Description:

David Raether earned millions as a highly-paid writer on the most popular sitcom of the early 1990s, Roseanne. And then he lost it all. At the time, he had it all – a beautiful wife, a large home in an affluent suburb of Los Angeles, and 8 kids — all with the same wife, mind […]

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046: Jeff Goins of TribeWriters | Being a Writer and an Entrepreneur

May 24, 2014 25:23

Description:

Jeff Goins is a man who stands in two worlds at once. He’s a writer, but he’s also an entrepreneur – and a savvy one at that. The author of the new book The In-Between, and Wrecked, Goins built a rabid following online of fellow writers who are highly engaged through his website, GoinsWriter.com, through […]

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046: Jeff Goins of TribeWriters | Being a Writer and an Entrepreneur

May 23, 2014 25:23

Description:

Jeff Goins is a man who stands in two worlds at once. He’s a writer, but he’s also an entrepreneur – and a savvy one at that. The author of the new book The In-Between, and Wrecked, Goins built a rabid following online of fellow writers who are highly engaged through his website, GoinsWriter.com, through […]

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045: Pamela Slim of Escape from Cubicle Nation | How to Create (and Explain) Your “Body of Work”

May 3, 2014 29:08

Description:

Pam Slim is someone I’ve looked up to for quite some time, and it was a pleasure to have her on my podcast. A former corporate consultant and employee, Pam has built a reputation over the past 10 years as a coach and consultant to “corporate refugees,” based off her blog Escape from Cubicle Nation […]

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045: Pamela Slim of Escape from Cubicle Nation | How to Create (and Explain) Your “Body of Work”

May 2, 2014 29:08

Description:

Pam Slim is someone I’ve looked up to for quite some time, and it was a pleasure to have her on my podcast. A former corporate consultant and employee, Pam has built a reputation over the past 10 years as a coach and consultant to “corporate refugees,” based off her blog Escape from Cubicle Nation […]

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044: Dr. Ivan Misner of BNI | How to Master Face-to-Face Networking

Apr 5, 2014 29:55

Description:

In this episode, I talk with Dr. Ivan Misner, the founder of the world’s largest business networking organization, BNI (Business Network International). I know a lot of people who have participated in local BNI chapters, and many of them swear by it.  BNI has chapters which only take 1 or 2 professionals from a particular vocation […]

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044: Dr. Ivan Misner of BNI | How to Master Face-to-Face Networking

Apr 4, 2014 29:55

Description:

In this episode, I talk with Dr. Ivan Misner, the founder of the world’s largest business networking organization, BNI (Business Network International). I know a lot of people who have participated in local BNI chapters, and many of them swear by it.  BNI has chapters which only take 1 or 2 professionals from a particular vocation […]

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043: Susan RoAne | How to Work a Room

Mar 14, 2014

Description:

Have you ever seen a master mingler work a room? Someone who is really good at diving into a roomful of strangers, making friends and having a blast at the same time? My guest on episode 43 of the Smart Business Revolution podcast is a true master mingler. (I worked for another.) 25 years ago, […]

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043: Susan RoAne | How to Work a Room

Mar 14, 2014

Description:

Have you ever seen a master mingler work a room? Someone who is really good at diving into a roomful of strangers, making friends and having a blast at the same time? My guest on episode 43 of the Smart Business Revolution podcast is a true master mingler. (I worked for another.) 25 years ago, […]

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042: Gary Vaynerchuk of VaynerMedia | Why Good Manners are a “Tangible Asset to Your Success”

Mar 6, 2014 20:05

Description:

Gary Vaynerchuk’s first words on this episode of the Smart Business Revolution podcast were: “That’s a really good question. I already like the tone of this interview, and I’ve been doing a lot of these.” What prompted Gary to say that? Find out in today’s episode. The founder of Vaynermedia, vigorous social media advocate, and […]

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042: Gary Vaynerchuk of VaynerMedia | Why Good Manners are a “Tangible Asset to Your Success”

Mar 5, 2014 20:05

Description:

Gary Vaynerchuk’s first words on this episode of the Smart Business Revolution podcast were: “That’s a really good question. I already like the tone of this interview, and I’ve been doing a lot of these.” What prompted Gary to say that? Find out in today’s episode. The founder of Vaynermedia, vigorous social media advocate, and […]

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041: JV Crum III of ConsciousMillionaire.com | How to Grow Your Business and Make a Difference

Feb 12, 2014 34:55

Description:

Imagine your family business is failing. You’ve just graduated from college and you’re about to embark on your career. That’s when your father calls and says he needs you to step in and help rescue the family business… or else it’s going under. That’s what happened to JV Crum III. He had no intention of […]

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041: JV Crum III of ConsciousMillionaire.com | How to Grow Your Business and Make a Difference

Feb 11, 2014 34:55

Description:

Imagine your family business is failing. You’ve just graduated from college and you’re about to embark on your career. That’s when your father calls and says he needs you to step in and help rescue the family business… or else it’s going under. That’s what happened to JV Crum III. He had no intention of […]

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040: Amy Porterfield | How to Use Facebook in your Business

Jan 27, 2014

Description:

Amy is an expert in Facebook marketing and online marketing, and one of the sweetest, nicest, kindest guests I've had on the podcast. She has great tips on how to get more customers and sales using Facebook.

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040: Amy Porterfield | How to Use Facebook in your Business

Jan 26, 2014

Description:

Amy is an expert in Facebook marketing and online marketing, and one of the sweetest, nicest, kindest guests I've had on the podcast. She has great tips on how to get more customers and sales using Facebook.

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039: James Clear | How to Adopt Good Habits (and Drop Your Bad Habits)

Jan 11, 2014 33:00

Description:

Do you ever wonder why you can’t seem to shake your bad habits? What if you could easily drop all your bad habits and adopt all good habits? Wouldn’t that make a huge difference in your life? James Clear is fascinated by the science of habit formation. Throughout his diverse career, he has studied ways […]

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039: James Clear | How to Adopt Good Habits (and Drop Your Bad Habits)

Jan 11, 2014 33:00

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Do you ever wonder why you can’t seem to shake your bad habits? What if you could easily drop all your bad habits and adopt all good habits? Wouldn’t that make a huge difference in your life? James Clear is fascinated by the science of habit formation. Throughout his diverse career, he has studied ways […]

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038: Derek Halpern of Social Triggers | How to Increase Conversions and Sales

Jan 1, 2014

Description:

Derek Halpern is a blunt, straight-talking New Yorker who tells it like it is. While still in college, he decided to start a celebrity gossip website, but in typical Halpern fashion, he did not do any part of the project half-way. He did a thorough analysis of the market and found a way to stand […]

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038: Derek Halpern of Social Triggers | How to Increase Conversions and Sales

Jan 1, 2014

Description:

Derek Halpern is a blunt, straight-talking New Yorker who tells it like it is. While still in college, he decided to start a celebrity gossip website, but in typical Halpern fashion, he did not do any part of the project half-way. He did a thorough analysis of the market and found a way to stand […]

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037: John Lee Dumas of Entrepreneur on Fire | How to Start a Podcast

Nov 26, 2013 26:22

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A little over a year ago, John Lee Dumas was an unknown podcaster, hustling to get good guests for his new podcast. He barely even knew how to start a podcast, much less run a good one. Today, he has a thriving business based off that same podcast, Entrepreneur on Fire, and he’s interviewed an […]

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037: John Lee Dumas of Entrepreneur on Fire | How to Start a Podcast

Nov 26, 2013 26:22

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A little over a year ago, John Lee Dumas was an unknown podcaster, hustling to get good guests for his new podcast. He barely even knew how to start a podcast, much less run a good one. Today, he has a thriving business based off that same podcast, Entrepreneur on Fire, and he’s interviewed an […]

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036: Lori Ruff and Mike O’Neil of Rock the World with LinkedIn | How to Use LinkedIn

Oct 31, 2013

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In this podcast, I interview Lori Ruff and Mike O'Neil who show you how to use LinkedIn for business.

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036: Lori Ruff and Mike O’Neil of Rock the World with LinkedIn | How to Use LinkedIn

Oct 31, 2013

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In this podcast, I interview Lori Ruff and Mike O'Neil who show you how to use LinkedIn for business.

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035: Mike Shapiro | How to Start a New Professional Sports Team

Oct 18, 2013

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In this podcast interview, I speak with Mike Shapiro, the founder of a new professional sports team, the Pacifics baseball club in San Rafael, California. The Pacifics are like a minor league baseball club, only not affiliated with any Major League club.

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035: Mike Shapiro | How to Start a New Professional Sports Team

Oct 17, 2013

Description:

In this podcast interview, I speak with Mike Shapiro, the founder of a new professional sports team, the Pacifics baseball club in San Rafael, California. The Pacifics are like a minor league baseball club, only not affiliated with any Major League club.

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034: Jocelyn Wallace | How to Book Yourself Solid

Oct 8, 2013 19:34

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Jocelyn Wallace is the co-author with Michael Port of Book Yourself Solid Illustrated, an illustrated version of Michael's best-seller Book Yourself Solid. In this book, Jocelyn and Michael lay out a visual framework for how self-employed service professionals can get more work than they can handle - and the kind of work they want - through following a basic framework involving having a solid foundation, honing their personal brand, and talking about what it is they do in the right way.

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034: Jocelyn Wallace | How to Book Yourself Solid

Oct 7, 2013 19:34

Description:

Jocelyn Wallace is the co-author with Michael Port of Book Yourself Solid Illustrated, an illustrated version of Michael's best-seller Book Yourself Solid. In this book, Jocelyn and Michael lay out a visual framework for how self-employed service professionals can get more work than they can handle - and the kind of work they want - through following a basic framework involving having a solid foundation, honing their personal brand, and talking about what it is they do in the right way.

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033: Srini Rao of BlogcastFM | How to Turn Fans and Followers into a Small Army

Sep 28, 2013 36:10

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Like so many in his generation, Srinivas “Srini” Rao graduated into a horrible job market. Except unlike many, he did it twice. The first time was after college. Rao graduated from UC Berkeley, finishing up school in 2000 just as the dot-com-fueled Bay Area economy was crumbling. The second time Rao graduated into a recession […]

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033: Srini Rao of BlogcastFM | How to Turn Fans and Followers into a Small Army

Sep 27, 2013 36:10

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Like so many in his generation, Srinivas “Srini” Rao graduated into a horrible job market. Except unlike many, he did it twice. The first time was after college. Rao graduated from UC Berkeley, finishing up school in 2000 just as the dot-com-fueled Bay Area economy was crumbling. The second time Rao graduated into a recession […]

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032: Sean Malarkey | How to Create a 7-Figure Business Selling Information Online

Sep 12, 2013

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Five years ago, Sean Malarkey was working in real estate in Columbus, Ohio. Today, he presides over a 7-figure online marketing training company and spends his days playing with his kids, surfing, and hanging out around Santa Barbara, California. Not a bad life, eh? Inbetween was a lot of hard work, some ups and some […]

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032: Sean Malarkey | How to Create a 7-Figure Business Selling Information Online

Sep 11, 2013

Description:

Five years ago, Sean Malarkey was working in real estate in Columbus, Ohio. Today, he presides over a 7-figure online marketing training company and spends his days playing with his kids, surfing, and hanging out around Santa Barbara, California. Not a bad life, eh? Inbetween was a lot of hard work, some ups and some […]

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031: Brian Goodell of University of Social Commerce | Innovation Spotlight: How to Become an Inventor

Sep 6, 2013 28:38

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When you look up the word “innovation” in the dictionary, there should be a picture of this week’s guest. Brian Goodell went from a career in commercial real estate to founding a very successful invention business. That’s right – he was an inventor. How often do you meet someone who’s business card says “inventor”? And […]

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031: Brian Goodell of University of Social Commerce | Innovation Spotlight: How to Become an Inventor

Sep 6, 2013 28:38

Description:

When you look up the word “innovation” in the dictionary, there should be a picture of this week’s guest. Brian Goodell went from a career in commercial real estate to founding a very successful invention business. That’s right – he was an inventor. How often do you meet someone who’s business card says “inventor”? And […]

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030: Caleb Wojcik of Fizzle | How to Quit Your Job & Love It: From Corporate Employee to Cubicle Renegade

Aug 30, 2013

Description:

Caleb Wojcik is one of the three co-founders of Fizzle (along with Corbett Barr and Chase Reeves), an online business training program that I’ve participated in and talked about a little bit on this blog and on Twitter. Before working on Fizzle and embracing a life of entrepreneurship, Caleb lived amongst the cubicles… working for […]

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030: Caleb Wojcik of Fizzle | How to Quit Your Job & Love It: From Corporate Employee to Cubicle Renegade

Aug 29, 2013

Description:

Caleb Wojcik is one of the three co-founders of Fizzle (along with Corbett Barr and Chase Reeves), an online business training program that I’ve participated in and talked about a little bit on this blog and on Twitter. Before working on Fizzle and embracing a life of entrepreneurship, Caleb lived amongst the cubicles… working for […]

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029: Darlene Hildebrandt of Her View Photography | How to Create a Thriving Photography Business

Aug 22, 2013

Description:

If you have a services-based business, you probably know the challenges of running a small business. On the one hand, you have to bring in business. At the same time, you need to serve those existing clients or customers. And while you’re doing that, you have to be thinking about bringing in new business. It’s […]

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029: Darlene Hildebrandt of Her View Photography | How to Create a Thriving Photography Business

Aug 22, 2013

Description:

If you have a services-based business, you probably know the challenges of running a small business. On the one hand, you have to bring in business. At the same time, you need to serve those existing clients or customers. And while you’re doing that, you have to be thinking about bringing in new business. It’s […]

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028: Andy Drish | Writing Copy & Loving It: How to Use Copywriting More Effectively

Aug 14, 2013

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Andy Drish had his dream job in his early 20s, working for a Fortune 250 company in marketing. Then a midlife crisis hit, and he threw it all away. He quit his job, broke up with his girlfriend… and even abandoned his puppy (don’t worry; the girlfriend took the puppy). Andy then embarked on an […]

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028: Andy Drish | Writing Copy & Loving It: How to Use Copywriting More Effectively

Aug 14, 2013

Description:

Andy Drish had his dream job in his early 20s, working for a Fortune 250 company in marketing. Then a midlife crisis hit, and he threw it all away. He quit his job, broke up with his girlfriend… and even abandoned his puppy (don’t worry; the girlfriend took the puppy). Andy then embarked on an […]

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027: Marie Forleo | How to Create an Engaged & Passionate Fan/Customer Base

Aug 5, 2013 22:22

Description:

How do you create customers who will rave about your business — and tell all their friends to check you out? Most small business owners will say it’s easier said than done. While there’s no secret formula, Marie Forleo comes as close as any entrepreneur to having a magic recipe for creating passionate and engaged […]

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027: Marie Forleo | How to Create an Engaged & Passionate Fan/Customer Base

Aug 5, 2013 22:22

Description:

How do you create customers who will rave about your business — and tell all their friends to check you out? Most small business owners will say it’s easier said than done. While there’s no secret formula, Marie Forleo comes as close as any entrepreneur to having a magic recipe for creating passionate and engaged […]

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026: Michael Fishman of BehaviorCon | How to Leverage Consumer Psychology and Tap into Consumer Behavior

Jul 24, 2013 23:57

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Michael Fishman is an expert in consumer psychology. He is based in New York and has been a consultant and business advisor for more than 30 years, advising companies and entrepreneurs on how to provide products, services, and solutions that respond to consumer need and demands.

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026: Michael Fishman of BehaviorCon | How to Leverage Consumer Psychology and Tap into Consumer Behavior

Jul 24, 2013 23:57

Description:

Michael Fishman is an expert in consumer psychology. He is based in New York and has been a consultant and business advisor for more than 30 years, advising companies and entrepreneurs on how to provide products, services, and solutions that respond to consumer need and demands.

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025: Shelia Butler | How to Avoid Disputes in Business Partnerships

Jul 17, 2013 29:50

Description:

Like many business school students, Shelia Butler knew she wanted to be an entrepreneur. Shortly after graduation, she formed a business partnership with a study partner from business school for the purpose of launching a high-end home furnishing business. Aidan Gray Home was very successful, eventually growing to employ a large staff and bring in […]

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025: Shelia Butler | How to Avoid Disputes in Business Partnerships

Jul 17, 2013 29:50

Description:

Like many business school students, Shelia Butler knew she wanted to be an entrepreneur. Shortly after graduation, she formed a business partnership with a study partner from business school for the purpose of launching a high-end home furnishing business. Aidan Gray Home was very successful, eventually growing to employ a large staff and bring in […]

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024: Charlie Gilkey of Productive Flourishing | How to Understand the Small Business Lifecycle [Part 2 of 2]

Jul 11, 2013 36:45

Description:

This is the continuation of Podcast Episode #23. My conversation with Charlie went so long, that I had to break it up into two episodes. That’s never happened before! I think you’ll agree that Charlie was well worth two episodes. Enjoy! Resources from this Episode: The Small Business Lifecycle at Amazon.com (affiliate link) Productive Flourishing […]

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024: Charlie Gilkey of Productive Flourishing | How to Understand the Small Business Lifecycle [Part 2 of 2]

Jul 10, 2013 36:45

Description:

This is the continuation of Podcast Episode #23. My conversation with Charlie went so long, that I had to break it up into two episodes. That’s never happened before! I think you’ll agree that Charlie was well worth two episodes. Enjoy! Resources from this Episode: The Small Business Lifecycle at Amazon.com (affiliate link) Productive Flourishing […]

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023: Charlie Gilkey of Productive Flourishing | How to Understand the Small Business Lifecycle [Part 1 of 2]

Jul 3, 2013

Description:

Charlie Gilkey is a man of many talents and titles: soldier, philosopher, trainer, consultant, coach… and now author. The former U.S. Army logistics officer is the creator of Productive Flourishing, his online homebase where he shares his wisdom on how to build lasting and enduring businesses. He is perhaps most well known as a coach […]

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023: Charlie Gilkey of Productive Flourishing | How to Understand the Small Business Lifecycle [Part 1 of 2]

Jul 3, 2013

Description:

Charlie Gilkey is a man of many talents and titles: soldier, philosopher, trainer, consultant, coach… and now author. The former U.S. Army logistics officer is the creator of Productive Flourishing, his online homebase where he shares his wisdom on how to build lasting and enduring businesses. He is perhaps most well known as a coach […]

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022: Ryan Masters of The Workout Corner | How He Saved his Family Business and Built a Fitness Empire

Jun 26, 2013 25:09

Description:

Too many small family businesses have become casualties of the down economy over the past few years. Ryan Masters’ family business almost met that dire fate. Six years ago, Ryan’s father was running a small furniture business outside of Washington D.C. that was struggling to keep up. At the time, the company had many liabilities: […]

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022: Ryan Masters of The Workout Corner | How He Saved his Family Business and Built a Fitness Empire

Jun 26, 2013 25:09

Description:

Too many small family businesses have become casualties of the down economy over the past few years. Ryan Masters’ family business almost met that dire fate. Six years ago, Ryan’s father was running a small furniture business outside of Washington D.C. that was struggling to keep up. At the time, the company had many liabilities: […]

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021: Ken Canion | How To Create a Professional Speaking Business and Get on Reality TV

May 6, 2013 40:58

Description:

Ken Canion had it all before he lost it all. As one of the co-founders of 1980s-era business Black Art Gear, a business that featured African American art on watches, clocks, and other products, he achieved stunning early success. His company was profiled in national media publications and he appeared on TV frequently. After the […]

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021: Ken Canion | How To Create a Professional Speaking Business and Get on Reality TV

May 6, 2013 40:58

Description:

Ken Canion had it all before he lost it all. As one of the co-founders of 1980s-era business Black Art Gear, a business that featured African American art on watches, clocks, and other products, he achieved stunning early success. His company was profiled in national media publications and he appeared on TV frequently. After the […]

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020: Pete Sveen of Think Entrepreneurship | How He Created 6+ Businesses Before Age 30

Apr 18, 2013 22:28

Description:

I usually bristle when someone calls him or herself a “serial entrepreneur.” More often than not, it’s really just someone who has jumped around from one unprofitable product to another, trying to find a win. That’s not “serial entrepreneurship.”  Being a serial entrepreneur means starting different companies, not different products or services.   Someone who has […]

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020: Pete Sveen of Think Entrepreneurship | How He Created 6+ Businesses Before Age 30

Apr 18, 2013 22:28

Description:

I usually bristle when someone calls him or herself a “serial entrepreneur.” More often than not, it’s really just someone who has jumped around from one unprofitable product to another, trying to find a win. That’s not “serial entrepreneurship.”  Being a serial entrepreneur means starting different companies, not different products or services.   Someone who has […]

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019: Jesse Goff | How A Photographer Reinvented and Diversified His Business

Apr 15, 2013 40:01

Description:

By almost any measure, Jesse Goff is a very successful photographer. The San Francisco-based commercial photographer has photographed former President Jimmy Carter, musician Carlos Santana and even former Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev. However, like most services-based businesses, his revenue is dependent largely on the success or failure of his clients. When they are doing well, […]

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018: Peter Shankman of Help a Reporter Out (HARO) | Why Nice Companies Prosper + Book Giveaway

Apr 15, 2013 18:17

Description:

Peter Shankman is a man on the go. The founder of Help A Reporter Out is a frequent commentator on TV, popular blogger, PR professional, angel investor, and author of numerous books. Oh, and did we mention he and his wife are expecting their first child? Peter’s latest book is “Nice Companies Finish First” (affiliate […]

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017: Pat Flynn of Smart Passive Income | How to “Let Go” and Find Your Purpose

Apr 15, 2013

Description:

The best thing that ever happened to Pat Flynn was getting laid off. Flynn was working his way up the ladder in an architecture firm when the recession hit in the fall of 2008. He had been promoted to a job captain position in the firm, which did little to soften the blow. Soon, he […]

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019: Jesse Goff | How A Photographer Reinvented and Diversified His Business

Apr 15, 2013 40:01

Description:

By almost any measure, Jesse Goff is a very successful photographer. The San Francisco-based commercial photographer has photographed former President Jimmy Carter, musician Carlos Santana and even former Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev. However, like most services-based businesses, his revenue is dependent largely on the success or failure of his clients. When they are doing well, […]

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018: Peter Shankman of Help a Reporter Out (HARO) | Why Nice Companies Prosper + Book Giveaway

Apr 15, 2013 18:17

Description:

Peter Shankman is a man on the go. The founder of Help A Reporter Out is a frequent commentator on TV, popular blogger, PR professional, angel investor, and author of numerous books. Oh, and did we mention he and his wife are expecting their first child? Peter’s latest book is “Nice Companies Finish First” (affiliate […]

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017: Pat Flynn of Smart Passive Income | How to “Let Go” and Find Your Purpose

Apr 15, 2013

Description:

The best thing that ever happened to Pat Flynn was getting laid off. Flynn was working his way up the ladder in an architecture firm when the recession hit in the fall of 2008. He had been promoted to a job captain position in the firm, which did little to soften the blow. Soon, he […]

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016: Dan Pink of Drive Workshop| How to Implement Drive Concepts in Your Organization

Apr 13, 2013 21:46

Description:

It was a huge honor to have bestselling author and well respected thought leader Dan Pink be a guest for the second time on my podcast. Dan recently took one of my favorite business books – Drive: The Surprising Truth about What Motivates Us (affiliate link) – and turned it into a workshop, which he […]

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016: Dan Pink of Drive Workshop| How to Implement Drive Concepts in Your Organization

Apr 12, 2013 21:46

Description:

It was a huge honor to have bestselling author and well respected thought leader Dan Pink be a guest for the second time on my podcast. Dan recently took one of my favorite business books – Drive: The Surprising Truth about What Motivates Us (affiliate link) – and turned it into a workshop, which he […]

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015: Michelle Roby | How to Set up a New Life Coaching Business [Video + Podcast]

Apr 8, 2013 33:35

Description:

Michelle Roby was born and raised Down Under. Now she’s in the Golden State. After a lifetime in Australia, Michelle married a U.S. citizen and they decided to settle down in California. Michelle is a life coach by trade, but she is just getting her new business set up in her new home state and […]

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015: Michelle Roby | How to Set up a New Life Coaching Business [Video + Podcast]

Apr 8, 2013 33:35

Description:

Michelle Roby was born and raised Down Under. Now she’s in the Golden State. After a lifetime in Australia, Michelle married a U.S. citizen and they decided to settle down in California. Michelle is a life coach by trade, but she is just getting her new business set up in her new home state and […]

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014: Glenn Allen of Open Table & Glyder | How OpenTable Pioneered Online Restaurant Reservations

Apr 6, 2013 56:10

Description:

Today, OpenTable is a $1.4 Billion public company that handles online restaurant reservations and customer relationship management (CRM) for thousands of restaurants. But it wasn’t always that way. Back during the dot-com boom of the late 1990s, OpenTable was one of hundreds of plucky little startups around San Francisco just trying to survive. When Glenn […]

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014: Glenn Allen of Open Table & Glyder | How OpenTable Pioneered Online Restaurant Reservations

Apr 6, 2013 56:10

Description:

Today, OpenTable is a $1.4 Billion public company that handles online restaurant reservations and customer relationship management (CRM) for thousands of restaurants. But it wasn’t always that way. Back during the dot-com boom of the late 1990s, OpenTable was one of hundreds of plucky little startups around San Francisco just trying to survive. When Glenn […]

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013: Dinesh Thirupuvanam of Udemy | The Revolution in Online Education

Mar 29, 2013 35:45

Description:

I had the pleasure recently of sitting down with one of the early employees of Udemy.com, which is a online learing platform using different technologies to create more engaging online courses. In this interview with Dinesh Thirupuvanam, we discuss: how Udemy’s founders went from growing up in a one-room schoolhouse in Turkey to founding one […]

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013: Dinesh Thirupuvanam of Udemy | The Revolution in Online Education

Mar 29, 2013 35:45

Description:

I had the pleasure recently of sitting down with one of the early employees of Udemy.com, which is a online learing platform using different technologies to create more engaging online courses. In this interview with Dinesh Thirupuvanam, we discuss: how Udemy’s founders went from growing up in a one-room schoolhouse in Turkey to founding one […]

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012: Dorie Clark | How to Reinvent Yourself + Book Giveaway

Mar 21, 2013 49:18

Description:

Dorie Clark knows how to reinvent yourself. As a former journalist turned presidential campaign spokesperson — turned branding consultant — she has reinvented herself many different times throughout her career. Now, Clark is the author of Reinventing You: Define Your Brand, Imagine Your Future (Harvard Business Review Press, 2013 — affiliate link), which lays out […]

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012: Dorie Clark | How to Reinvent Yourself + Book Giveaway

Mar 21, 2013 49:18

Description:

Dorie Clark knows how to reinvent yourself. As a former journalist turned presidential campaign spokesperson — turned branding consultant — she has reinvented herself many different times throughout her career. Now, Clark is the author of Reinventing You: Define Your Brand, Imagine Your Future (Harvard Business Review Press, 2013 — affiliate link), which lays out […]

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011: Antonio Centeno of Real Men Real Style and A Tailored Suit| How to Start and Grow a Men’s Style Business

Mar 20, 2013

Description:

Antonio Centeno makes a big first impression. When I first met him at the New Media Expo this past January, he was easily the best dressed man in the room. Once I got to know Antonio, I saw why he was such a passionate advocate for encouraging other men to dress themselves in a stylish […]

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011: Antonio Centeno of Real Men Real Style and A Tailored Suit| How to Start and Grow a Men’s Style Business

Mar 19, 2013

Description:

Antonio Centeno makes a big first impression. When I first met him at the New Media Expo this past January, he was easily the best dressed man in the room. Once I got to know Antonio, I saw why he was such a passionate advocate for encouraging other men to dress themselves in a stylish […]

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010: Guy Kawasaki | The Artisanal Publishing Movement + Book Giveaway

Mar 14, 2013 24:01

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When an unpublished writer decries the state of traditional publishing, people roll their eyes. When someone who has written and published a dozen books says traditional publishing is dying, then it’s time to sit up and pay attention. Guy Kawasaki is the latter type. While he doesn’t think traditional publishing is going to go away […]

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010: Guy Kawasaki | The Artisanal Publishing Movement + Book Giveaway

Mar 14, 2013 24:01

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When an unpublished writer decries the state of traditional publishing, people roll their eyes. When someone who has written and published a dozen books says traditional publishing is dying, then it’s time to sit up and pay attention. Guy Kawasaki is the latter type. While he doesn’t think traditional publishing is going to go away […]

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009: Hollis Carter and Jonny Andrews Of Perfect Publishing System | How They Reinvent the Publishing Business

Mar 12, 2013

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I’m kind of fascinated by entrepreneurs who create businesses that are truly ground-breaking. Apparently others are too, because the blog post I wrote about “8 Entrepreneurs Who Identified A Common Pain & Invented a New Business Category” has received a ton of traffic and has been retweeted and shared a number of times. One of […]

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009: Hollis Carter and Jonny Andrews Of Perfect Publishing System | How They Reinvent the Publishing Business

Mar 11, 2013

Description:

I’m kind of fascinated by entrepreneurs who create businesses that are truly ground-breaking. Apparently others are too, because the blog post I wrote about “8 Entrepreneurs Who Identified A Common Pain & Invented a New Business Category” has received a ton of traffic and has been retweeted and shared a number of times. One of […]

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007: Neal Gottlieb of Three Twins Ice Cream | How He Launched an All-Organic Ice Cream Maker

Mar 6, 2013

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Seven years ago, Neal Gottlieb bet his life savings on a small ice cream “scoop shop” in a sleepy part of Marin county, California. He had no employees, little income and the company almost had no future. That’s because he launched in August 2005 … right before one of the wettest and coldest winters in […]

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007: Neal Gottlieb of Three Twins Ice Cream | How He Launched an All-Organic Ice Cream Maker

Mar 6, 2013

Description:

Seven years ago, Neal Gottlieb bet his life savings on a small ice cream “scoop shop” in a sleepy part of Marin county, California. He had no employees, little income and the company almost had no future. That’s because he launched in August 2005 … right before one of the wettest and coldest winters in […]

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008: Andrew Warner of Mixergy.com | How to Bootstrapped a $38 Million/Year Business

Feb 2, 2013 46:25

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If you try hard enough, you can make a business out of just about anything. Andrew Warner created a successful business grounded in his ability to ask great questions. Andrew created a website called Mixergy.com which began with video interviews of startup entrepreneurs. Mixery has since branched out in to providing instructional courses on how […]

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008: Andrew Warner of Mixergy.com | How to Bootstrapped a $38 Million/Year Business

Feb 2, 2013 46:25

Description:

If you try hard enough, you can make a business out of just about anything. Andrew Warner created a successful business grounded in his ability to ask great questions. Andrew created a website called Mixergy.com which began with video interviews of startup entrepreneurs. Mixery has since branched out in to providing instructional courses on how […]

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006: Dan Pink | How to Move Others to Do What You Want Them to Do

Dec 21, 2012 28:31

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One in nine Americans sells for a living.  In other words, sales is their full-time position.  Their success and often their very future with their company depends on meeting sales numbers. That’s a pretty staggering wake-up call. Sell, and you get to keep your job. Don’t sell, and you are out on the streets. It […]

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006: Dan Pink | How to Move Others to Do What You Want Them to Do

Dec 21, 2012 28:31

Description:

One in nine Americans sells for a living.  In other words, sales is their full-time position.  Their success and often their very future with their company depends on meeting sales numbers. That’s a pretty staggering wake-up call. Sell, and you get to keep your job. Don’t sell, and you are out on the streets. It […]

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005: Corbett Barr of Think Traffic | How to Get Traffic for Your Website or Blog

Dec 20, 2012 32:34

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If you are in business today, you probably have a website or a blog. If you don’t have either, then you can check out now. Hand over the keys to your business and turn off the lights on your way out. But if you do have a website or a blog, then you probably are […]

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005: Corbett Barr of Think Traffic | How to Get Traffic for Your Website or Blog

Dec 20, 2012 32:34

Description:

If you are in business today, you probably have a website or a blog. If you don’t have either, then you can check out now. Hand over the keys to your business and turn off the lights on your way out. But if you do have a website or a blog, then you probably are […]

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004: Peter Shankman of Help A Reporter Out (HARO) | How Businesses Can Get Started Using Social Media

Nov 27, 2012 26:09

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For centuries, reporters needed sources to provide quotes for their stories, and experts who wanted to be quoted in the media had no easy way to get matched up with those reporters. Peter Shankman solved that age-old problem. In this episode of the Smart Business Revolution Podcast, I interview Peter Shankman, who created the Help […]

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004: Peter Shankman of Help A Reporter Out (HARO) | How Businesses Can Get Started Using Social Media

Nov 26, 2012 26:09

Description:

For centuries, reporters needed sources to provide quotes for their stories, and experts who wanted to be quoted in the media had no easy way to get matched up with those reporters. Peter Shankman solved that age-old problem. In this episode of the Smart Business Revolution Podcast, I interview Peter Shankman, who created the Help […]

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003: Kevin Waldron | How He Built a $24M/year Disaster Restoration Company from Scratch

Nov 20, 2012 29:41

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In this episode of the Smart Business Revolution Podcast, I speak with Kevin Waldron, a successful entrepreneur, business coach, and exit plan consultant. Kevin has a great life story. He arrived in the U.S. from Scotland in the early 1980s, and stumbled upon working in disaster restoration, which is the general term for companies that […]

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003: Kevin Waldron | How He Built a $24M/year Disaster Restoration Company from Scratch

Nov 19, 2012 29:41

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In this episode of the Smart Business Revolution Podcast, I speak with Kevin Waldron, a successful entrepreneur, business coach, and exit plan consultant. Kevin has a great life story. He arrived in the U.S. from Scotland in the early 1980s, and stumbled upon working in disaster restoration, which is the general term for companies that […]

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002: Doug Lebda of LendingTree.com | How to Build and Re-Build a Remarkable Online Business

Oct 31, 2012 30:45

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In this episode of the Smart Business Revolution Podcast, I had the pleasure of speaking with Doug Lebda, the founder of one of the most successful online businesses to survive through the dot-com era to today, Lending Tree. LendingTree.com was founded in 1996, and was inspired by Lebda’s own personal frustration applying for a mortgage. […]

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002: Doug Lebda of LendingTree.com | How to Build and Re-Build a Remarkable Online Business

Oct 31, 2012 30:45

Description:

In this episode of the Smart Business Revolution Podcast, I had the pleasure of speaking with Doug Lebda, the founder of one of the most successful online businesses to survive through the dot-com era to today, Lending Tree. LendingTree.com was founded in 1996, and was inspired by Lebda’s own personal frustration applying for a mortgage. […]

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001: The First Smart Business Revolution Podcast | The 3 Things I Wish I Knew When I Became an Entrepreneur

Oct 26, 2012 13:08

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Drum roll please … I am very excited to present my very first Smart Business Revolution podcast! If you’ve been reading this blog for awhile, you know there have been a lot of changes in the past year. We basically overhauled the entire site, and adding a podcast was a major goal of mine.  In […]

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001: The First Smart Business Revolution Podcast | The 3 Things I Wish I Knew When I Became an Entrepreneur

Oct 25, 2012 13:08

Description:

Drum roll please … I am very excited to present my very first Smart Business Revolution podcast! If you’ve been reading this blog for awhile, you know there have been a lot of changes in the past year. We basically overhauled the entire site, and adding a podcast was a major goal of mine.  In […]

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Behind the Scenes of the Inspirational Documentary “I’m Fine, Thanks” | Interview with Blogger/Filmmaker Adam Baker

Jun 6, 2012

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Complacency. It’s something that we all struggle with from time to time. Do we remain satisfied with our lot in life, or do we do something about it? Should we do something? Or should we be happy with what we’ve got? Even many highly successful entrepreneurs fight against complacency on a daily basis. Adam Baker […]

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How to Use Savvy Financial Planning In Your Business [Audio Teleseminar]

Mar 19, 2012

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One of the biggest barriers to starting or growing a business is having enough money in the bank. Don’t we all want to have more money in the bank?  Of course we do. That’s where our most recent teleseminar guest comes in. Katy Song is a Certified Financial Planner and advises clients on savvy saving, […]

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