Tony’s doing something different in the next 5 episodes of the show to build anticipation toward a new type of show, which will launch with episode 50. That means today is the beginning of the “best of” Entrepreneur Unplugged. You’re going to hear some of the best sound bytes from our previous shows to give you some bite-sized nuggets of entrepreneurial advice and inspiration. On this episode, you’re going to hear from Kevin Cohen, Jeff Weisberg, Suresh May, Tim Dixon, Sammy Tagget, Merlin Holmes, and Peter Lynch.
Finding your niche and building relationships with Kevin Cohen
On episode #1 of the show Tony had a great conversation with Kevin Cohen. Kevin is the Vice President of Marketing at Hack Reactor, which is the premier online coding school. Listen in for some great tips on team-building and overcoming the obstacles many of us face as we tackle new challenges.
The Value of scars on your entrepreneurial journey, with Peter Lynch from episode 2
Peter recently founded and is CEO of Digital Fridge, a five-star-rated iPhone app. His cul-de-sac startup synopsis is three simple things: find something that feels like play, find ways to accelerate what you are doing, and surround yourself with amazing people. On this best-of episode, Peter shares some of the things he’s learned about sticking to it and earning those scars. You’ll want to hear this one.The Value of scars on your entrepreneurial journey, with Peter Lynch from episode 2 Click To Tweet
Getting Past The Hype About Making Money with Merlin Holmes from Episode 3
You don’t need to be savvy in technology or possess special skills to follow in Merlin’s footsteps. Merlin started selling products online in his early 20’s. He was a college student who no longer wanted to be in college, but was unsure of what else to do. He spent time teaching himself how to write copy while eating Ramen noodles. Merlin has 12 years experience under his belt today and shares insight from his story you won’t want to miss.
Episode 4 highlight: Shoebox Beginnings to Red Rocks Stages with Sammy Taggett
Sammy Taggett is a professional musician out of Denver and an entrepreneur with a philanthropist’s heart. He’s developed the Guitar Chorus program as well as a project called Global DJ Now, which is the nuts and bolts of mixing music, cutting up songs and becoming a DJ. Sammy lives with his full being and operates from his heart in whatever he does, as demonstrated in his episode or Entrepreneur Unplugged.Episode 4 highlight: Shoebox Beginnings to Red Rocks Stages with Sammy Tagget Click To Tweet
Achieve Your Highest Level Of Performance With Tim Dixon from Episode 5
Tim Dixon is the best-selling author of The Mental Locker. He is succeeding in business and life and seeks to help others do the same. Tim’s passion started with a big dream to become a professional athlete. He found his success in athletics by stepping up his mental game and learning how to control his mind and psychology. No matter what your arena, Tim wants to equip you with the mental skills to succeed.
Suresh May, Founder of Wealth Weekly. Award-winning, 2x #1 bestselling business author – from Episode #6!
Suresh is a Million Dollar Mindset coach and a single father of a six-year-old son. He is always wanting to do better and be better. His ambition and goal-oriented lifestyle, along with having a lot of on his plate, makes it tough to pull himself away from emails and remember what it is like to be a kid who just needs their dad. You’ll hear some great sound-bytes from him on this episode.Suresh May, Founder of Wealth Weekly. Award-winning, 2x #1 bestselling business author - from Episode #6! Click To Tweet
The secret to lasting success in direct sales – Episode 7 with Jeff Weisberg
Jeff Weisberg is a Social Networker and global entrepreneur with 28 years experience as a Direct Sales Professional. He is also a single father to two sons. Jeff has no time for the idea of “get rich quick” in this industry. His story is one of working hard and overcoming adversity to build a business and lifestyle that allows him to be a father.The secret to lasting success in direct sales - Episode 7 with Jeff Weisberg Click To Tweet
OUTLINE OF THIS EPISODE
- [2:37] Breaking things into simple steps so you can get things done.
- [3:38] Why perfection isn’t what you should be shooting for.
- [4:06] Testing products before having it in stock to verify demand.
- [5:09] A situation where inspiration came from honesty among friends.
- [6:21] Getting unstuck by going for the things you really want to do.
- [7:38] Adversity is going to happen so be ready for it and succeed anyway.
- [8:30] How wanting to quit and the pain of the struggle is a right of passage.
TWEETS YOU CAN USE TO SPREAD THE WORDGetting Past the Hype About Making Money with Merlin Holmes from Episode 3 Click To Tweet Achieve Your Highest Level Of Performance With Tim Dixon from Episode 5 Click To Tweet Suresh May, Founder of Wealth Weekly. Award-winning, 2x #1 bestselling business author - from episode #6! Click To Tweet