The My Wife Quit Her Job Podcast is an interview based show where I bring in small business entrepreneurs who are killing it online. But there’s a twist. All of the entrepreneurs on my show bootstrapped their businesses and started their own ventures to improve their lifestyle in some way.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ253ColinJones.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 45:44 — 52.6MB)
Today, I’m happy to have my friend Colin Jones on the show.
Colin was a professional black jack player and made over $4 million dollars by counting cards at casinos. But today, he runs a successful online business teaching others how to beat the casinos over at BlackjackApprenticeship.com
Today, we’re going to talk about his entrepreneurial journey and how he’s created an incredible business based on his previous hobby.
What You’ll LearnColin background story on how he became a professional gambler
Why he decided to teach blackjack
How he gets paying customers to his program
How card counting works and your...
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ252DustinRobertson.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 44:37 — 51.3MB)
I’m really happy to have Dustin Robertson on the show. Dustin is the CMO of Drip but in a prior life, he executed the digital marketing strategy for BackCountry.com and helped grow it to over 350 million dollars in revenue.
Not only is he an ecommerce expert but he also serves as an advisor for Armada Skis, Vegas.com and other popular brands.
In today’s episode we will talk about what it takes to win in the age on Amazon.
What You’ll LearnThe largest contributor to BackCountry.com’s growth
The best way to build an email list for an ecommerce...
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ251TimSoulo.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 52:16 — 60.1MB)
Today, I’m excited to have Tim Soulo on the show. Tim is the Chief Marketing Officer at Ahrefs, an industry leading SEO tool powered by Big Data.
He has 10 years of practical experience in SEO and digital marketing. He loves to share his knowledge of SEO and he speaks at industry conferences all over the world.
Enjoy the episode!
What You’ll LearnWhat’s working with search engine optimization today
Tim’s main strategy when it comes to ranking a site in search
How and where to promote your content online
How to rank an ecommerce store in searchOther...
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ250VictorCheng.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 52:07 — 59.9MB)
Today I’m thrilled to have Victor Cheng on the show. Victor is someone who I met at Billy Murphy’s annual retreat. He’s a former McKinsey consultant, a Stanford graduate, and he’s been on tv a number of times on Fox Business and MSNBC.
Victor advises CEOs of small businesses and Inc 500 companies and is well known for his website CaseInterview.com where he teaches others how to get jobs in the consulting field.
In this episode, Victor shares many of his secrets to building a personal brand including special tips on how to win any argument....
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ249VickySullivan.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 31:49 — 36.7MB)
Every physical products business requires capital in order to grow. And cash flow can often be a problem because you need to invest a large amount of cash upfront to pay for inventory.
In today’s episode, Victoria and I are going to discuss different methods of raising money along with the pros and cons of each.
Victoria Sullivan is a marketing manager over at Payability and she’s an expert when it comes to raising funds for your ecommerce business.
What You’ll LearnWhy financing is so important for an ecommerce business
Why it’s hard to...
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ248JamesClear.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 48:10 — 55.4MB)
Today I’m thrilled to have my buddy James Clear back on the show. James’ most recent book, Atomic Habits, hit the New York Times bestseller list and the last time I checked, it was the #8 best selling book on all of Amazon.
In today’s episode, we’re going to take it up a level and discuss how to build good habits and break bad ones when it comes to business. We’ll discuss tactics that James has uncovered over the years from studying the habits and routines of entrepreneurs, artists, athletes and high powered individuals.
What You’ll LearnHow...
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ247TrentDyrsmid.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 44:18 — 51.0MB)
Today I’m thrilled to have Trent Dyrsmid on the show. Trent is a serial entrepreneur, husband, and father who owns 3 companies, an Amazon ecommerce business, an SOP software company called Flowster and BrightIdeas.co which is a popular podcast and entrepreneurship publication.
Together, these companies generate millions per year in revenue. I invited him on the show today because we share the common goal of maximizing income without negatively impacting family life. He is a master of systematizing businesses and we’re going to learn his business secrets. Enjoy the show!
What You’ll LearnHow Trent became...
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ246MartinaChavez.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 37:53 — 43.6MB)
Martina Chavez is an expert in sales tax compliance over at Avalara and I invited her on the show today to clear the air in regards to everything that is happening with Amazon and nexus when it comes to paying sales tax.
Ever since the decision of the supreme court case Wayfair vs South Dakota was handed down, states may now charge tax on purchases made from out of state sellers even if the seller doesn’t have a physical presence in the taxing state. This has enormous implications to ecommerce.
What You’ll LearnMartina’s sales tax background
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ245MariaF.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 49:28 — 68.2MB)
Today I have a special guest on the show, Maria. Maria is a student in my Create A Profitable Online Store Course who is making 6 figures with her business and last week, I invited her to come talk to the other members of the class about her experiences starting her ecommerce business.
But instead of celebrating her success as an entrepreneur, I asked her to provide a candid account of her experiences including all of her struggles, her triumphs and how she overcame various obstacles on her journey.
This is a very...
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ244TimSchmoyer.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 56:23 — 64.8MB)
Today, I’m really happy to have Tim Schmoyer on the show. Tim is someone who came highly recommended to me by Colin Jones who will be a future guest on this podcast.
He is a veteran when it comes to audience growth on YouTube. And he specializes in helping YouTube creators spread their message to reach people online.
His channel has over 400K subscribers and this interview comes at an opportune time because I’m actively trying to grow my new show, The 5 Minute Pitch.
What You’ll LearnTim’s motivation for starting VideoCreators.com.
The types of videos that...
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ243MarcusSheridan.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 53:12 — 61.2MB)
Today I’m thrilled to have Marcus Sheridan on the show. Marcus runs the Sales Lion where he consults and teaches companies how to do inbound content marketing.
Today, he’s known as one of the premier thought leaders in the digital sales and marketing space. I’ve been following Marcus for years so it’s cool that we got to connect at Social Media Marketing World for a few minutes and that’s how he ended up here on the podcast. Enjoy the episode!
What You’ll LearnWhy inbound marketing is the key to growing any business
What content works...
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ242AllenWalton.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 47:30 — 54.6MB)
Today, I’m thrilled to have Allen Walton on the show. Now Allen is someone who I met at Ecommerce Fuel Live a long time ago but we didn’t really get to know each other until we hung out at Billy Murphy’s Mancation earlier this year.
Anyway, Allen runs SpyGuy.com which is an ecommerce store that sells spy equipment online. His store has been featured in Forbes, Entrepreneur, CNBC, Fast Company and he was recently featured on the Tim Ferriss podcast as well.
What’s cool is that he bootstrapped his company from the ground up and turned...
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ241Blog2018.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 23:35 — 32.7MB)
My wife just closed the books for 2018 and in this episode, I’m going to do a year end review for MyWifeQuitHerJob.com including all of the projects that I’m currently working on.
What You’ll LearnHow to do a site audit for SEO
Where I’m speaking at in 2019
What’s new for 2019
My key takeaway for 2018Other Resources And BooksGoBrandWin
Create A Profitable Online Store
5 Minute PitchSponsors
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http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ240BBL2018.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 22:43 — 31.5MB)
My wife just closed the books for 2018 and in this episode, I’m going to breakdown the highlights and lowlights of the year for BumblebeeLinens.com.
What You’ll LearnHow to overcome bumps in the road
Amazon versus your own online store
What’s worked well this year
The one marketing platform that has been a home runOther Resources And BooksBumblebee LinensSponsors
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http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ239PaulJarvis.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 49:54 — 57.4MB)
Today I’m thrilled to have Paul Jarvis on the show. Paul is an author, designer, podcaster, course and software creator. His works have been talked about by Ashton Kutcher and Ariana Huffington. He’s worked with clients like Danielle Laporte, Microsoft, Marie Forleo and Mercedes.
Now Paul is obviously a total stud. But the reason this interview is special to me is because his latest book “Company of One” has had a profound effect on me.
I rarely gush about business books but because Company Of One spoke directly to me and my philosophies,...
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ238SelenaSoo.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 46:45 — 53.8MB)
Today I’m thrilled to have Selena Soo on the show. Some of you have probably heard of her before because Selena is fairly well known in the online business and entrepreneurship space.
In any case, Selena is a publicity and marketing strategist who helps authors and coaches become well known leaders in their space.
She’s worked with a bunch of big names like Farnoosh Torabi, Kimra Luna and she’s helped countless others like Ramit Sethi and Pat Flynn.
In this interview, we’re going to learn exactly what it takes to become an industry leader.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ237DennisYu.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 50:45 — 58.4MB)
Today I’m lucky to have Dennis Yu on the show. Dennis is someone who I met at Social Media Marketing World at the speakers mixer and it’s funny. I knew that I recognized the guy right away because he’s been plastered all over my Facebook feed for years.
Anyway Dennis is the CTO of BlitzMetrics, a digital marketing company which partners with schools to train young adults, teaching them how to manage social campaigns for large enterprise clients. He’s been featured all over the place like The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times...
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ236Fastest5K.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 26:02 — 36.0MB)
Today I’ve got my buddies Greg Mercer, Scott Voelker and Mike Jackness back on the show. If you listened to last week’s episode, we were all together in San Diego to film the 5 Minute Pitch and while we were together, we recorded a couple of podcasts.
Anyway, today we’re going to collectively answer a question that I get asked all the time. If we were to start all over again, what would be our fastest way to make $5000/month. You’ll be surprised at some of the answers. Enjoy!
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ235FiveMPSDPt1.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 49:19 — 68.0MB)
I just got back from San Diego, California where I spent 3 straight, grueling days filming The 5 Minute Pitch, our new Shark Tank like show, with Mike Jackness, Greg Mercer, Scott Voelker and a variety of awesome guest judges to be announced later.
Anyway, the four of us recorded this podcast on the very last day of filming to reflect upon the 32 companies that just pitched to us. And we discuss what it takes to succeed in ecommerce today. Enjoy!
What You’ll LearnWhat is takes to succeed in ecommerce today
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ234KenricHwang.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 52:57 — 60.9MB)
Today I’m really excited to have Kenric Hwang on the show. Kenric is someone who I’ve known for a very long time we both got started in ecommerce at around the same time.
Many years ago, he started a successful outdoor products company, sold it and then started another company called Max & Neo which sells dog collars and accessories online.
Now Max & Neo is no ordinary dog collar company and Kenric has managed to get tons of attention on social media and the press because of one key value proposition. Enjoy!
What You’ll LearnWhy...
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