Entries by Gordon

Episode 083: How Hard Are You REALLY Working?

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | Email | Stitcher | RSSThe name says it all – ask yourself, and be honest with the response: “How hard am I really working?”. All business models (including Merch By Amazon FYI) are hard, and require a lot of work. Some are harder than […]

Episode 082: Find Clarity Through Testing

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | Email | Stitcher | RSSYou read books, listen to podcasts, watch youtube videos, and attend conferences with exposure to tons of entrepreneurs, inventors, content creators, etc. They all seem to be killing it. More importantly, they all seem to have it FIGURED OUT. You […]

Episode 081: Are You Ready for Q4?

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | Email | Stitcher | RSSQuarter 4 is a weird time of year for business owner/entrepreneurs. Especially us online sellers. The sales pick up dramatically almost overnight, and yet the overwhelming concern of stock issues and cash flow issues is constantly nagging. Q4 is certainly […]

Episode 079: Lessons Learned from an Unsuccessful Kickstarter

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | Email | Stitcher | RSSRecently I launched a Kickstarter campaign for a premium gym-style duffel bag as part of a bigger brand that I am building called SOBAM Gear Company. This campaign was not successful at reaching it’s funding goal on Kickstarter. Was I […]

Episode 077: More Amazon Merch Tactics + Q4 Opportunities

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | Email | Stitcher | RSSIf you’ve listened to the show for a while, you know that I sell on Amazon.com. Included in that is the time I’ve put into building a pretty continuous funding stream using Merch by Amazon, which is Amazon’s print on […]

Episode 076: Positivity Exists Everywhere

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | Email | Stitcher | RSSWhen I was 11 I moved from Ohio to Massachusetts. After moving, my (already low) confidence and introverted personality grew at scale. I become even less confident in myself, continued to not develop self-esteem, and became more introverted. One of […]

Episode 075: SSDD and All That Nonsense

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | Email | Stitcher | RSSIt’s Monday. You wake up, you go through your morning routine, which concludes with you driving (or commuting) to work. You get out, dreading the fact that you have to endure another day with people you can’t stand while doing […]