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Ep45: How BCDVideo Grew Its Business By 40% During A Recession


Today we’re talking with BCDVideo Founder Jeff Burgess. Working in the IT business since 1979, Jeff ventured out on his own and opened up  his own company in 1999. A chance meeting steered the course of his business into IP video in 2008. While the middle of a recession wasn’t the most promising time to […]

Ep43: How Yaro Starak Built a Lifestyle Blogging Business That Lets Him Travel the World


Today I’m excited to introduce you to Yaro Starak. You probably know our guest from his popular blog, Entrepreneur’s Journey where he teaches entrepreneurs how to build their business and online ventures. Yaro started using the Internet back in dial-up 1999 days during his time at University. He eventually started a  hobby site earning upwards of $1,000 a month […]

KISSmetrics’ Founder Hiten Shah On How He Built 3 Successful Companies With The Same Partner


Today I’m excited to share my talk with Hiten Shah of KISSmetrics, Crazy Egg and Hello Bar. Hiten and his Co-founder (who is also his brother-in-law) Neil Patel teamed up just as Neil was graduating high school. Together they built nearly a dozen products that failed, but “got lucky” with Crazy Egg in 2005. The product creates a […]

Ep35: How A 28 Year Old CEO Parlayed His $20M Company Into A Profitable Franchise Business In A Year


Meet Brenton Hayden, one of the nation’s largest landlords who “retired” at 28. Founder and Chairman of Renters Warehouse, Brenton saw a need for a more sophisticated professional landlord service that helps everyday homeowners and real estate investors manage their properties. To date, it’s the second largest professional landlord service in the country. Brenton is […]

Ep33: How Ari Zoldan Built An eCommerce Juggernaut With Millions In Revenue & 4,566% Growth


Hear a story about obsessively hiring top talent and explosive eCommerce growth with CEO Ari Zoldan of Quantum Networks. A self-proclaimed “entrepreneur by trade”, Ari started his career in telecom and technology and moved into new media. He oversaw the company’s growth from a start-up to $50 million in revenue. Ari is a regular commentator for CNN, […]


Ep32: What Every Entrepreneur Must Go Through To Achieve Greatness [Infographic]

Ben Horowitz, co-founder of venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz and former CEO of Opsware (sold to HP for $1.6b) recently wrote a book called The Hard Thing About Hard Things: Building A Business When There Are No easy Answers. In the book, Ben talks about the ups and downs of entrepreneurship and how to deal […]

Mailbird CEO Andrea Loubier On ‘Fixing’ Windows E-mail And Winning 7,000 Customers


Today we’re talking with Mailbird CEO Andrea Loubier. Known in the email world as the Sparrow for Windows, Mailbird launched in April, 2013 and to date has over 7,000 users. Andrea’s background doesn’t come from the start-up, or even from the technology world. Instead, she decided she wanted to live in Bali and started Googling […]

Ep18: AppSumo Founder Noah Kagan On Killing Your Inner Wantrepreneur & Actually Building A Legit Business


Today we’re talking to AppSumo founder (aka Chief Sumo) Noah Kagan. Noah was employee #30 at Facebook and headed up marketing at before it was sold for $170 million to Intuit less than 2 years later. His popular course helps budding entrepreneurs take action, validate their idea and launch businesses. Noah keeps a personal blog at […]


How To Measure Your Happiness Every Day

Our daily lives consist of looking at many numbers, such as sports scores, stocks, grades, our bank accounts and much more. But what about happiness? We all know how important it is to be happy and we all strive to be happy all of the time, but it’s not something that is usually measured on […]


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