Displaying episodes 31 - 60 of 105 in total

Business Lessons From The Sex-Toy King (#75)

Jim is joined by Brian Sloan who has overseen meteoric success of an 8 figure company through developing a unique sex-toy. Brian shares tips and advice about how to gr...

Your Startup is a Movement by David Sacks: Iconic Read (#74)

Jim and Yonathan break down another Iconic piece of writing as they talk about David Sacks Substack article titled Your Startup is a Movement. They go over the main po...

Hitting $1M in 6 Months and an Update on the $3M Challenge (#73)

Jim is again joined by Yonathan as they continue their experiment of building in public. They update everyone on the progress of the agency, the productized service, a...

Build a Business that Can Run Without You: Corey Wright (#72)

Jim is joined by business coach Corey Wright. Jim and Corey dive deep into the Entrepreneurial Operating System (EOS) and get specific about how to implement this syst...

Growing Your Business with Smart Advertising: Jordan Summers (#71)

This week, Jim is joined by Jordan Summers, the Director of Growth at Growthhit. Jordan gets into the nitty gritty details of growth marketing strategies for D2C and o...

Hustling from Homelessness to Startup Success with Bash Jones (#70)

Jim is joined by Bash Jones, Co-founder of Homeplan to discuss how you can translate acquired life-skills into a successful scalable tech company. Bash shares his amaz...

A Real-Estate Startup That's Changing How You Buy Homes w/ Jordan Allen & Nick McLain of Doorsey(#69)

Jim is joined by Jordan Allen & Nick McLain of Doorsey, an app that is re-imagining the home buying process. Nick and Jordan share tips on how to enter an establis...

My Interview on the Tropical MBA Podcast (Crossover Episode #68)

This week Jim goes on the Tropical MBA podcast to chat with host Dan Andrews about the pros and cons of running a successful agency, and how he’s recently been encoura...

Our Startup Studio is Live, $3M Challenge Update & An NYC VC (MetaProp) Shares Their Secrets (#67)

Jim and Yonathan give an update to the $3m challenge including developments on the d2c brand and big news with the SAAS company. Then Jim is joined by Aaron and Zach f...

How a Nike Alumni Took His Shoe Brand from Idea to $4M+ (#66)

JIm is joined once again by Brian Lockard the Co-founder of Bala shoes. Brian and Jim talk about fundraising strategies, how to research a products for a successful la...

How to Build an Audience from 0 to 87,000+ with Blake Emal (#65)

On this episode, Jim is joined by Blake Emal. Blake tells us how he was able to go from dropping out of college to becoming a CMO in the matter of a few years. He deep...

A Celebrity Chef Goes from the TODAY Show to 7-Figure Founder (#64)

Jim is joined by founder and incredibly skilled chef Joel Gamoran. Jim and Joel talk about finding a new path and making your own opportunities in business and tips an...

We Share Our Feb 2022 Financials and Consulting Tips with Michael Zipursky (#63)

Jim and Yonathan provide another updated on the $3M dollar challenge with significant progress in their D2C product and their productized service, as well as a potenti...

How To Be Successful By Sam Altman #IconicReads (#62)

Jim and Yonathan bring back a popular segment, Iconic Reads, where they break down iconic think-pieces written over the years. Today, they give their thoughts and take...

Lessons From Starting 10 Startups with Craig Swanson (#61)

Jim is joined by Craig Swanson, who has started more than 10 companies (including well known startup, CreativeLive) that continue to operate to this day. Craig has bee...

Personal Finance as a Founder (# 60)

Jim is joined by Tommy Griffith, Clickminded CEO, and they dive into a subject that is often overlooked: personal finance strategies for founders. Both Jim and Tommy h...

Our 2022 Predictions and 5 Startups to Launch this Year (#59)

Rob Sobers joins Jim again to look ahead at 2022 with tips on what to watch and trends to keep an eye on before they share several half-baked startup ideas for the new...

How We Launched a DTC Brand (and Website) in Under 4 Weeks with Angela Brugioni (#58)

Jim is joined by Angela Brugioni, the creative director for GrowthHit and head of the startup studio. Angela shares her experience and knowledge and walks through some...

My Goals for 2022 (and the system for managing them) (#57)

Jim and Yonathan reflect on the wins and misses from 2021 and look forward to a new year with some of their favorite frameworks to set and achieve goals.

Mike Michalowicz: Being a Solopreneur, Making Millions as an Author, & a 'Get Different' Approach to Marketing (#56)

Jim is joined by New York Times best-selling author Mike Michalowicz, who's most recent book 'Get Different' is out right now and tearing up the charts. They talk abou...

We Unveil the Problem We’re Solving with Our D2C Brand (#55)

For the last episode of 2021, Jim gives an update on an important milestone for the $3M Challenge, and unveils their new D2C brand and talks about the process of valid...

2021 Reflections: Our Highlights (and Lowlights) from the Year (#54)

Jim and Yonathan discuss an incredibly eventful and overall very productive year. They discuss wins and losses, major projects, and what will be helpful moving into a ...

How to Go From Idea to 9 Figure D2C Brand by Owning a Niche with Bear Handlon (#53)

Bear Handlon joins to talk about his bootstrapped niche-apparel company Born Primitive. Bear talks about his experience starting his 9 figure sports apparel brand from...

Richard White: Getting into Y-Combinator, Starting 2 Startups, and the Cold Email that Changed His Career (#52)

Jim is joined by Richard White, Founder and CEO of businesses like UserVoice and Fathom. He takes us through his journey from being a part of the first Y-Combinator ba...

How We're Validating Startup Ideas (#51)

Yonathan and Jim get into the nitty-gritty of a hugely important step on their $3M Challenge journey: validating startup ideas. They discuss how to identify, quantify,...

What We Learned Walking Away from a $300k Deal with Yonathan Ayenew (#50)

The first check in since GrowthHit started its $3M challenge. A $300k deal fails, but Yonathan Ayenew joins to discuss key takeaways and important lessons we learned f...

How a US Navy SEAL Runs His Startup with Patrick Dossett (#49)

Patrick Dossett, co-founder of the personal development toolkit Madefor joins to chat about how his time in the Navy SEALS prepared him for the unique challenges of fo...

Announcement: The $3M Challenge by GrowthHit (and Mike Sroka of Dealpath) #48

Growth Hit begins an exciting (and possibly crazy) journey as Yonathan and Jim announce the beginning of the $3M challenge and a transition to working in public. We pu...

From Idea to $11M Raised with Copy.ai Co-Founder, Chris Lu (#47)

Chris Lu joins me to chat about the wildly successful Copy.ai service and how he grew it from a startup to a $200k revenue a month with the right approach, a little l...

Mark Sandeno: The Founder's Dilemma and His Launch Pad Business Model (#46)

Today, we focus as much on the why as we do the how when it comes to growth tactics and the launchpad space. Mark Sandeno brings his insight from starting several succ...