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/MWQHJ2175MinutePitch.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 59:43 — 82.3MB)
In this episode, Scott Voelker of The Amazing Seller, Greg Mercer of Jungle Scout, Mike Jackness of EcomCrew and I get together to discuss the future of ecommerce.
I’m also happy to announce that the 4 of us have decided to launch a brand new show together called The 5 Minute Pitch. Basically, it’s a Shark Tank like show where we’ll be giving away $50,000 dollars to 1 lucky business.
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What You’ll LearnShould you start your own store or sell on Amazon first?
How to compete with...
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ216AlanaWechsler.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 57:41 — 66.3MB)
Today I’m thrilled to have Ilana Wechsler on the show. Ilana is someone who I met randomly at the Traffic and Conversions Summit in San Diego.
She founded Green Arrow Digital where she runs pay per click marketing for other businesses. In fact, her bread and butter is the Google Display Network which is the only ad network that I have never been able to make profitable.
So today we’re going to learn how to run profitable Google Display Network ads.
What You’ll LearnIlana’s background and what led her to create Green...
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ215MikaelYang.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 48:25 — 66.8MB)
Mikael Yang is someone who I was introduced to by Nathan Barry and we met at Andrew Warner’s whiskey party at Social Media Marketing World.
He is the founder of ManyChat, the leading Facebook messenger chat software on the market and it’s actually the chat software that I’m currently using for my store and blog.
Today, we’re going to pick Mikael’s brain about some of the current and future applications of Facebook chat as well as why he decided to start his business.
What You’ll LearnWhy Mikael started ManyChat
Why you should be using Facebook...
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ214AndrewFoxwell.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 54:07 — 74.6MB)
Today I’m happy to have Andrew Foxwell on the show. Andrew is someone I met through Austin Brawner who I had back in episode 165. Both Andrew and Austin run Brand Growth Experts which is a company that runs live workshops to help grow your business.
Andrew is also the cohost of the Ecommerce Influence podcast of which I was a guest on long ago and he and his wife Gracie have helped over 250 businesses manage over 10 million in Facebook ad spend.
In short, Andrew is a Facebook and Instagram ads expert and we’re going...
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ213GoBrandWin.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 17:49 — 24.7MB)
As all of you know, I quit my full time job as an engineering director 2 years ago. And with 40 extra hours per week of free time on my hands, I’ve been searching for a long time for another project to pursue that would keep me happy.
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What You’ll LearnWhy giveaways are a great way to grow your email list
How our new service works
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http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ212Summit18.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 49:30 — 68.3MB)
In this episode, I brought Toni Anderson back on the podcast to do a recap of Sellers Summit 2018.
The Sellers Summit is a conference that Toni and I throw every year. This is our 3rd straight year and it’s all about bringing ecommerce entrepreneurs together and learning new strategies on how to sell physical products online.
Today, we’re going to do a recap on what worked, what didn’t and some key takeaways from the sessions.
Right virtual passes for Sellers Summit 2018 are available for sale until July 1, 2018.
And as an added bonus, I...
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ211ChandlerBolt.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 48:51 — 67.4MB)
Today I brought my buddy Chandler Bolt on the show. Chandler is someone I met at a Fincon meeting in San Francisco. Then I saw him briefly again at Social Media Marketing World and knew I wanted to have him on the podcast.
Chandler runs Self Publishing School where he teaches others how to write and self publish your first book in 3 months working 30 minutes per day.
He’s the author of multiple best selling books and he’s an expert when it comes to going out on your own in the book business. ...
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ210AlisaMeredith.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 49:58 — 68.9MB)
Today I’m thrilled to have Alisa Meredith on the show. Alisa is the content marketing manager over at Tailwind and she’s a Pinterest expert.
Now Pinterest is one of my top social media traffic sources but over the past year or so, Pinterest has made a bunch of changes to their ranking algorithms. So I asked Alisa to come on the show today to talk about what’s working today in Pinterest land.
What You’ll LearnWhat you should be doing if you are a brand new shop owner with a blog
How often you should...
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ209KevinWilliams.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 49:44 — 57.2MB)
Today I’m really excited to have Kevin Williams on the show. Kevin is someone who I met at the Ecommerce Fuel live conference. He was actually one of the keynotes there and I really enjoyed his presentation.
Kevin runs the site BrushHero.com where he sells a power cleaning brush that hooks up to your hose and spins with a lot of torque to clean up hard to clean objects like wheels, bikes, boats and more. He was also recently on the hit show Shark Tank.
Anyway, the reason why I brought Kevin on the show is...
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ208AndrewYouderian.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 50:15 — 57.8MB)
Today I am honored to have Andrew Youderian with me on the podcast. Andrew has the distinct honor of being the very first guest on my podcast ever in episode number 2.
Back when this podcast had 0 listeners, he took a risk to come on and I really appreciate it. Andrew has created and sold 2 dropshipped ecommerce businesses. He is a well known figure in the ecommerce world through his blog and podcast at EcommerceFuel.com
And he runs the best small business ecommerce community that I’ve come across that specifically caters to 6,7...
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ207MaryKathrynJohnson.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 49:39 — 57.1MB)
Today I’m thrilled to have Mary Kathryn Johnson on the show. Mary is someone who I met long ago when I was guest on her podcast Parent Entrepreneur Power. And we recently reconnected again at Social Media Marketing World.
It had been a while since we last spoke and when we started chatting, I discovered that she’s now a Facebook messenger bot consultant which really piqued my interest because that’s exactly what I’m studying right now.
Anyway, Mary has implemented high converting messenger bots for a lot of high profile clients and today we are...
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ206RezaKhadjavi.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 45:02 — 62.1MB)
Today I’m thrilled to have Reza Khadjavi on the show. Reza is the founder of Shoelace which is a company that boosts your sales with automated retargeting journeys. We’ll get into exactly what that means in a moment.
But Reza is a master of running retargeting ads in the context of ecommerce and selling physical products online so today we’re going to pick his brain. Enjoy the episode!
What You’ll LearnWhy Reza founded Shoelace
The main difference between sequential and behavorial retargeting
Some good metrics to gauge yourself against other sellers
Guidelines on ROAS, CTR vs AOV
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ205MollyPittman.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 52:22 — 72.2MB)
Today I’m thrilled to have Molly Pittman on the show. Molly is someone who I met at both Traffic and Conversions and Social Media Marketing World and she’s a digital marketing expert and educator.
Over the years, Molly has personally spent over 8 million dollars on paid traffic while achieving a positive ROI. And right now, she is one of the foremost experts on Facebook Messenger chat bots which is the topic of today’s episode!
What You’ll LearnThe best way to get new messenger subscribers
The best chatbot implementations she has seen
How to send broadcasts...
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ204CaseyGauss.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 47:33 — 54.7MB)
Today I’m thrilled to have Casey Gauss on the show. Casey is the founder of Viral Launch which is both a software company and an Amazon product launch service.
They have two main software tools called market intelligence and product discovery which help you find profitable products to sell on Amazon and their launch service has catapulted many clients onto the front page of Amazon search.
Casey is also going to be one of the speakers at my conference the Sellers Summit in May. Anyway, Casey is an expert when it comes to finding...
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ203JamesClear.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 53:56 — 62.0MB)
Today I’m thrilled to have my buddy James Clear on the show. James is someone who I met at a mancation held by Billy Murphy:) Now I’ve known about James for a very long time and he’s one of the most successful writers that I know.
James focuses on uncovering the habits and routines of entrepreneurs, artists, athletes and high powered individuals and shares them in easily digestible and actionable articles.
He’s been featured practically everywhere including CBS, Entrepreneur, Forbes, Time, you name it. His site gets millions of visitors every month and he...
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ202NateMcCallister.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 51:54 — 71.6MB)
Today I’m thrilled to have Nate McCallister on the show. Nate is someone who I met at the Import Summit several years ago and he runs a bunch of sites and services related to Amazon.
First off, he’s an Amazon FBA seller himself, a service provider, a software company and also a consultant for other sellers. He also runs the popular site EntreResource.com.
But the main reason I wanted Nate on the show is to talk about the current state of retail and online arbitrage.
As an online arbitrager himself, he’s been involved with the...
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ201SteveWeiss.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 55:10 — 63.4MB)
Today I’m happy to have Steve Weiss on the show. Steve runs MuteSix.com which is a firm that specializes in customer acquisition. They consult with Facebook ads, Google ads, email marketing…you name it and they were ranked number 341 on the Inc 5000 for 2017. Anyway, Steve is a master of running Facebook ads in the context of ecommerce so today we’re going to pick his brain. Enjoy the episode!
What You’ll LearnWhat your average order size needs to be to make Facebook ads work
Guidelines for setting up a high converting ad campaign
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ200JenniferChou.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 34:14 — 47.3MB)
Every hundred episodes or so, I manage to convince my wife to put her introverted self aside and join me on the show. In this episode, she grills me about business, philosophies, productivity and life. Enjoy!
What You’ll LearnWhy we don’t just start more ecommerce businesses
Where we see ecommerce going in the next 5 years
How we are able to stay productive
How we stay organized
Whether you need to be an extrovert to be successful
How we manage stress
My favorite business book of all time
What we do if we had to start all over
Our goals for...
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ199NathanResnick.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 51:34 — 71.1MB)
Nathan Resnick is someone who I met at The Hustle conference in San Francisco. He is the founder of Sourcify which is a company that helps you find manufacturers to produce your products.
Prior to that, he owned 2 ecommerce companies, Yes Man Watches and Cork Supply Co. And recently, he was on the Hustle blog where he made 23k selling Conor McGregor F You Suits.
Nathan is my go to guy when it comes to sourcing from China so enjoy this episode!
What You’ll LearnCommon mistakes when sourcing from China
The best way to find good...
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ198SteveBlog.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 27:54 — 38.6MB)
Most people are amazed that I can run a 7 figure blog without having any employees and only working 20 hours per week. The truth is that I rely heavily on software and automation to accomplish most of my tasks.
So today, I’m going to go over every single piece of software I’m currently using to run MyWifeQuitHerjob.com.
In addition, I’ll talk about the pros and cons between the different options.
What You’ll LearnWhich tools I use for hosting
Which tools I use for marketing
Which tools I use for email
Which tools I use for social media marketingOther...
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