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Business Insights From A Blind Blogger

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Blind blogger Maxwell Ivey’s life reads like a Hollywood script. Born with perfect vision to a family in the carnival business in Texas, he developed a disease called retinitis pigmentosa, which slowly robbed him of his eyesight. He became totally blind in his 20s and now has to depend on speech-based technology to run his business and use the Internet. …





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From Almost Homeless To Becoming A Successful Entrepreneur

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Iman Aghay went from almost homeless to becoming a successful entrepreneur. He has an inspiring story for all who dream about starting their own business but think they do not have what it takes. As someone who started his business with no money, no connections and no experience, Iman has demonstrated the effectiveness of his systems by building the largest …





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From Speed To Seed: How One Entrepreneur Used a Harley To Start A Business

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Question: What’s a good way to fund a new business? Answer: Win the lottery, buy a Harley, sell it and use the proceeds That’s one way to do it! Craig Daley joins me on the podcast today to talk about how we went from speed to seed, turning a winning lottery ticket into a Harley then cash to start one of …





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The Secret to Being Profitable: Pre-Selling

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What’s the secret to being profitable? Hint: It’s not to jack up your rates (although that might help!) It’s to pre-sell your products and services. That is sage advice I got from Hawk Mikado, a leading expert in online to offline marketing and sales systems. He created a powerful 3-step process to engage, inspire and magnetize people to buy. Since …





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Building A Business Of Books: How An Author’s Frustration Led Him To Create One Of The World’s Fastest Growing Hybrid Publishing Companies

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Has anything ever caused you so much pain and cost so much money that it led you to take on a whole industry? That’s what happened to my guest in today’s episode of the Go For Launch podcast, Ken Dunn. As you will hear in his story, after losing $80,000 publishing his first book, he knew there must be a …





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Maintaining A Balance As An Entrepreneur

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Raise your hand if you are an entrepreneur and feel like your life is not as balanced as it could be. (I’m guilty!) Maintaining a balance as an entrepreneur can be a huge challenge. But it’s doable, with the right mentors and others who can support you. My guest on this episode of the Go For Launch podcast is Dhylles …





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How To Start A Successful Coaching Business

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Have you ever thought about getting paid for what you know? Would you like to know how to start a successful coaching business? Marc Mawhinney is an expert at coaching others on how to effectively position themselves as an expert, in order to get paid top dollar for their knowledge. He joins me for an in-depth conversation on the Go For …