Category Archives: Entrepreneurship

#AskGaryVee Episode 185: Seth Godin on Thought Leaders, Psychics & The Future of the Internet

Enlightening video with the one and only Seth Godin on the #AskGaryVee Show

 

Gary Vaynerchuk builds businesses. Fresh out of college he took his family wine business and grew it from a $3M to a $60M business in just five years. Now he runs VaynerMedia, one of the world’s hottest digital agencies. Along the way he became a prolific angel investor and venture capitalist, investing in companies like Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Uber, and Birchbox before eventually co-founding VaynerRSE, a $25M angel fund.

Gary Vaynerchuk Website

SETH GODIN’S BLOG http://sethgodin.typepad.com/

Food for Thought #4 – 700 Beers A Year!

“We cannot put fences around creativity” – This statement is just simply brilliant!

Sam Adams founder Jim Koch speaks with Forbes’ J.J. Colao about the company’s unique culture of innovation. The constant reinventing of beer is what keeps this company “Fresh”.

A beautiful mindset every company must adopt.

Food For Thought #3 – THE PURPLE COW

This genius Seth Godin TED Talk will definitely provoke your imagination wheels.

Have you ever asked yourself how certain people have made it to be so successful? Or why their product or service is leading in their respective fields? I am certain that in our lifetime, we have all been robbed our attention by “bizarre”, “new” or “silly” ideas.

The greatest challenge many young self-thought entrepreneurs have is getting their product or service to stand out. We can address this issue with a simple question:

How creative, unique or bizarre are you willing to go to differentiate yourself from the rest of the world?

We can simply use this blog post tile has a perfect example. As in Seth Godin’s THE PURPLE COW example, has it captured your attention and generated some sort of curiosity?

“Marketing is a contest for people’s attention”

Seth Godin

Food For Thought #2 – SHOCK YOURSELF INTO NEW HABITS

Ridiculously interesting podcast and conversation between Brett McKay’s The Art of Manliness and Maneesh Sethi – Hack the System.

Forming good habits and learning to let go of negative habits is an integral process in becoming a successful person.

Get Motivated/ Habit Formation / Social Pressure in habit formation / Micro habits/
Women vs Men and how they form habits differently