45 Minutes of Straight Business with John Caudwell
What's up podcast! This episode is awesome new content as I sat down with John Caudwell to talk personal brand, entrepreneurship and all things business. Enjoy and tweet @garyvee with any takeaways questions or to just say hi :) Timestamps: 3:50 - My commitment to output 9:40 - How John is measuring his growth on social 17:05 - What's on your mind these days? 26:45 - Documenting vs creating 33:40 - Your immediate circle needs to understand the mission 40:35 - The power of post-production at scale
How to Build Your Brand, Think Bigger and Develop Self Awareness
Shout out Georgia Green for the intro! Today's episode is from a while back but is soooo fire. Benji Travis (check him out @benjimantv) stopped by to talk building brand, creating a team to help you win and thinking bigger. A lot of gold here - listen carefully!! Tweet me @garyvee with any feedback ;) Timestamps: 3:15 - How I built my brand 5:25 - The importance of engagement 8:00 - Using video to build a business around your passion 11:15 - You need to know you 13:05 - How to create a team to help you achieve your goals 16:40 - There’s talent out there, you just have to ask 17:10 - How much of storytelling should be aspirational? 19:30 - One life
The Best Ways for Direct-To-Consumer Businesses to Build Brand | London Fireside Chat
Shout out Susanna Page for the podcast intro! This might be one of the best episodes for DTC businesses that listen to the podcast. I did a fireside chat in London recently, got a lot of questions on Empathy Wines and KSwiss which I answered in a way to bring value to anyone selling direct to consumer. Would love for you to listen to the whole 19 minutes and tweet me @garyvee if you have any feedback/questions ;) Timestamps: :45 - How Empathy Wines started 3:15 - Year 2 of Empathy: act more as a brand rather than leveraging a personal brand 3:50 - Is Instagram the most important platform for Empathy? 6 - What is the best way for a DTC company to build brand 9:15 - Why it’s tough for publicly traded companies 12:15 - Brands moving into physical retail spaces 13:20 - Consumer’s only care about convenience 15 - KSwiss 004s campaign 16:15 - The role of influencers in DTC
What is the Definition of Winning For You?
Shout out Amanda Martin for the podcast intro! Today's episode is a mashup on accountability and winning. Tweet me @garyvee if you want to intro an episode, we're trying to get VaynerNation involved ;) Timestamps: 3:10 - You have to persevere 9 - If you’re good enough you will win 14:15 - Successful people work 20:10 - I’ve made so many calculated risks that failed 27:10 - The honey empire
How to Know if Entrepreneurship is For You
First off shout out Christine Capone for the podcast intro :). Cool episode for you all today - this is conversation with a fan who offered to drive me to an event a few weeks back in Stockholm. We talked about a business idea of hers, I think this will be unique insight into how I approach building businesses. Let me know what you thought on twitter @garyvee Timestamps: 1:50 - Hire people who are good at what you don’t like doing 3:15 - Divide and conquer, or do everything together? 5:30 - Potential market vs actual market 8:20 - Spend your time on business development 9:20 - How do I get Empathy Wines in Sweden?