Productivity/Personal Development

281: Scott Voelker On How To Get Out Of Your Own Head And Take Action

281: Scott Voelker On How To Get Out Of Your Head And Take Action
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ281ScottVoelker.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 51:15 — 58.9MB) Today I’m thrilled to have my buddy Scott Voelker back on the show. Scott was my partner in crime for the 5 Minute Pitch and I recently spoke at his conference at Brand Accelerator Live. As entrepreneurs, our biggest problem often lies in our own heads. In this episode, Scott and I break down the Take Action Effect, how to overcome your excuses and make progress with your business. Be sure to check out his new book! What You’ll LearnKey takeaways from Brand Accelerator Live Why Scott decided to write a book...

265: How To Be More Efficient With Your Time With Thanh Pham

265: The Secrets To Asian Efficiency Revealed With Thanh Pham
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ265Thanh.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 47:03 — 54.1MB) Today, I’m really happy to have my fellow Asian compatriot Thanh Pham on the show. Thanh runs the popular site AsianEfficiency.com where he teaches others how to be more productive with their time. He is considered to be one of the top thought leaders in the productivity industry and he has been featured in Fast Company, Inc.com, Forbes, Huffington Post, and The Globe & Mail. In today’s episode, we uncover the lost Asian secrets of productivity. What You’ll LearnProductivity tips on how to manage your inbox How Asian Efficiency gets its traffic How AsianEfficiency.com makes its money Top productivity tips...

263: How To Outsource Your Amazon Business For Less With Omer Riaz

263: How To Outsource Your Amazon Business With Omer Riaz
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ263OmerRiaz.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 41:46 — 48.1MB) Today, I’m really happy to have Omer Riaz on the show. Omer and I just hung out for 3 straight days at my annual event the Sellers Summit. He’s been an Amazon and Ebay seller for many years and now he helps others manage their own businesses. Today, he runs the popular Amazon VA service Urtasker.com and in this episode we are going to talk about how to outsource and scale your Amazon business even if you are a one man show. What You’ll LearnCommon mistakes Amazon sellers make Which Amazon tasks are easy to outsource How much it...

250: How To Win Any Argument And Influence Others With Victor Cheng

250: How To Build a 7 Figure Personal Brand With Victor Cheng
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....

248: James Clear On How To Create The Right Habits To Grow Your Business

248: James Clear On How To Create The Right Habits To Grow Your Business
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...

239: Paul Jarvis On Business, Happiness And Running A Company Of One

239: Paul Jarvis On Business, Happiness And Running A Company Of One
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,...

238: How To Become An Influencer In Your Niche With Selena Soo

238: How To Become A Leader In Your Space With Selena Soo
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. What You’ll...

237: How To Build A Personal Brand With Facebook Ads For Just 5 Bucks A Day With Dennis Yu

235: How To Build A Personal Brand With Facebook Ads For Just 5 Bucks A Day With Dennis Yu
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...

236: The Fastest Way To Make 5K/Month From Scratch With Greg Mercer, Mike Jackness And Scott Voelker

236: The Fastest Way To Make 5K/Month From Scratch With Greg Mercer, Mike Jackness And Scott Voelker
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! What You’ll...

225: Dropshipping, Negotiation And Emotional Decisions With Andrew Youderian

Fireside Chat With Andrew Youderian On Dropshipping, Negotiation And Emotional Decisions
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ225AndrewMontanaPt3.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 29:03 — 40.2MB) Recently, Andrew Youderian and I took an epic 5 day camping trip in the wilderness of Montana. There was very little internet so we decided to record a few podcasts along the way. This episode is part 3 of a 3 part series where we discuss the other side of entrepreneurship. Today’s topics include the state of dropshipping, the art of negotiation and how emotions affect our decision making. What You’ll LearnAndrew’s views on dropshipping as a long term business model The art of negotiation and how to hedge your bets How emotions often cloud our logical...

224: Fireside Chat With Andrew Youderian On Business, Happiness And Wealth – Part 1

Fireside Chat With Andrew Youderian On Business, Happiness And Wealth - Part 1
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ224AndrewMontanaPt1.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 30:21 — 42.0MB) Recently, Andrew Youderian and I took an epic 5 day camping trip in the wilderness of Montana. There was very little internet so we decided to record a few podcasts along the way. This episode is part 1 of a 3 part series where we discuss the other side of entrepreneurship and our views on balancing happiness, wealth and the keys to success. What You’ll LearnOur views on the balance between business success, life and happiness How we invest our money What’s your magic “number”Other Resources And BooksGo here to listen to part 2 on Ecommerce FuelSponsors Klaviyo.com –...

220: Why I’m Giving Away $50,000

220: What Is The 5 Minute Pitch? Meet The Judges For My New Show
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ2205MPJudges.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 25:34 — 35.4MB) Scott Voelker of The Amazing Seller, Greg Mercer Of Jungle Scout, Mike Jackness of EcomCrew and I are launching a brand new show called The 5 Minute Pitch. What is the 5 Minute Pitch? It’s a Shark Tank like show where we’ll be giving away 50,000 dollars to one lucky business. 32 companies will be selected to pitch Greg, Scott, Mike and I and the winner will be selected on a live show with all of us. It’s going to be an awesome show and we’re going to start filming in the fall. If you are...

200: My Wife Is Back – Frequently Asked Questions On Making Money, Productivity And Life

My Wife Is Back - Frequently Asked Questions On Making Money, Productivity And Life
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...

193: How To Hire Skilled Filipino Employees At A Fraction Of The Cost With John Jonas

How To Hire Skilled Filipino Employees At A Fraction Of The Cost With John Jonas
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ190JohnJonas.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 49:39 — 68.5MB) Today I’m happy to have John Jonas on the show. John is an entrepreneur who has been making a full time income online since 2004. He runs the popular site OnlineJobs.ph and he’s helped thousands of entrepreneurs succeed by teaching them how to replace themselves through outsourcing. Over the years, I’ve come to realize that there are many tasks that can be outsourced to someone virtually and John’s methods makes it so easy. Enjoy the episode! What You’ll LearnHow to start a Filipino outsourcing company from the United States. How to get traction...

190: 9 Lessons Learned On Business, Life And Happiness With Steve Chou

190: 9 Lessons Learned On Business, Life And Happiness With Steve Chou
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ190SteveNewYears2017.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 29:29 — 40.8MB) Happy New Year everyone! Today is a special New Years episode where I wanted to take some time to recap the year which was actually one of the most challenging years that I’ve had in a very long time. Because I have a lot to talk about, I’m actually going to split this into 3 episodes. In today’s podcast, I’m going to go over some of the lessons that I learned this past year. And in subsequent episodes, I’m going to do a detailed breakdown of how my businesses performed this past year and exactly...

185: The 80/20 Rule Of Sales And Marketing With Perry Marshall

The 80/20 Rule Of Sales And Marketing With Perry Marshall
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ185PerryMarshall.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 51:45 — 59.5MB) Today, I’ve got an extra special guest on the show. Perry Marshall is one of the world’s most sought after business consultants and is the author of many bestselling books in the PPC advertising industry including the Ultimate Guide To Google Adwords and the Ultimate Guide To Facebook ads. He’s consulted in over 300 industries and he’s known as the godfather of PPC. Enjoy the show! What You’ll LearnThe 80/20 rule in action and how it has helped many of Perry’s clients. How to directly apply the 80/20 rule to your business. How to decide which...

180: How To Train Yourself To Innovate, Inspire And Implement With Stanford Professor Tina Seelig

An Interview With My Stanford Entrepreneurship Professor Tina Seelig On How To Implement Your Ideas
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ180TinaSeelig.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 53:49 — 74.2MB) Today I have someone extra special on the show and by extra special, I mean that this person is one of the main people responsible for introducing me to entrepreneurship. Tina Seelig is a professor in the Management Science and Engineering department at Stanford University. She’s also the faculty director of the Stanford Technology Ventures program of which I was a member. And most importantly, she was my professor of entrepreneurship way back in 1999 along with Professor Tom Byers. Recently, she released a brand new book called Creativity Rules: Get Ideas Out Of Your...

172: Ramit Sethi On The Psychology Behind Starting A Successful Business

Ramit Sethi On The Psychology Behind Starting A Successful Business
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ172RamitSethi.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 55:12 — 63.5MB) Today I have my buddy Ramit Sethi on the show. Ramit is a New York Times bestselling author and founder of I Will Teach You To Be Rich. His site reaches millions of people every month where he uses psychology and systems to help others to automate their finances, make more money, find their dream job, you name it. In fact, I’ve generated millions of dollars over the years selling my class because I was inspired by Ramit’s success. Make sure you check out his latest book here What You’ll LearnWhy Ramit waited...

161: How To Ditch Your Average Job And Start An Epic Business With Daniel Dipiazza

How To Ditch Your Average Job And Start An Epic Business With Daniel Dipiazza
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ161DanielDiPiazza.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 49:20 — 56.7MB) Today I thrilled to have my buddy Daniel DiPiazza back on the show. Now if you don’t remember Daniel, I had him on my podcast back on episode 103 where he talked about how he got 130K Instagram subscribers in 6 months. He’s the owner of Rich20Something.com where he teaches young people how to start their own freelance businesses. But a lot has happened since we last spoke. For one thing, he acquired Under30CEO.com which is another huge entrepreneurship site. And he has published his very own book entitled Ditch your average job, start an...

158: How Noah Kagan Grew Sumo.com To An 8 Figure Company

158: How Noah Kagan Grew Sumo.com To An 8 Figure Company
http://traffic.libsyn.com/mywifequitherjob/MWQHJ158NoahKaganSumo.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 58:47 — 81.0MB) Today, I’m really happy to have Noah Kagan back on the show. Now Noah was actually one of my very first guests way back in episode 7 and he took a chance on coming on a podcast that hadn’t even launched yet. Anyway since we last spoke, Noah has gone on to create an 8 figure company in the span of 3 years in Sumo.com and today we’re going to find out exactly how he did it. Noah also started a podcast called “Noah Kagan Presents” which you can all check out by clicking...