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Work @ Home RockStar Podcast

Are you a Work @ Home RockStar or do you want to be one? Host Tim Melanson interviews self-employed Home Business "RockStars" to learn how they have built their businesses from the comfort of their own home.
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Aug 31, 2017

Randy Rayess is the cofounder of Outgrow, a growth marketing platform focused on increasing customer engagement and boosting demand generation through highly converting calculators & viral quizzes. He is passionate about demand generation, content marketing and personalized marketing. He also cofounded VenturePact and previously worked in private equity at SilverLake Partners, in machine learning and in payments.

 
 

SHOW NOTES

  • How Randy became a Work @ Home RockStar
  • Importance of delegating and hiring a team
  • Interview tips from Randy
  • Randy shares some tips on how to get the most out of your workspace
  • Winning habits and rituals to get the blood flowing
  • Randy’s advice to his younger self
Aug 21, 2017

Frank Cottle is CEO of Alliance Virtual Offices and Chairman of the Alliance Business Centers Network.  He is a recognized expert on flexible working, the virtual office movement and ‘third place’ working.  Prior to creating the Alliance brand, Frank successfully operated his own portfolio of business centers in multiple locations across North America.  Frank has spent almost the past 30 years delivering business services that are finely tuned to the workplace needs of startups, entrepreneurs, and growing SMBs.  Over the years he has worked with tens of thousands of business owners and, coupled with a unique global management perspective, has become the go-to authority on flexible and remote work.

SHOW NOTES

  • How Frank became a Work @ Home RockStar
  • What it’s like growing up in an entrepreneurial family
  • Quote : “I don’t want to be tired and hungry” – Getting business for the sake of business is not a good strategy
  • Watch the economic cycles
  • Keep correcting course… Small pivots are more important than large changes
  • How to find good people
  • If possible have a dedicated room for your office
  • Start by hiring a virtual assistant
Aug 14, 2017

Ross and Rachel are the founders of Trill Media, an Instagram marketing agency that is on a mission to help brands boost their influence and leverage the power of viral marketing. Unlike other agencies, they focus only on the Instagram marketing tactics that gain 100% real, organic followers – no bots, no automation, and no spam. Ross and Rachel have used these strategies to form partnerships with influencers, create a network of over 100 million users, and develop a personal following of over 450,000 targeted followers.

 
 

SHOW NOTES

  • How Rachel & Ross became a Work @ Home RockStar
  • The advantages of outsourcing
  • The alternative to university
  • Have patience! Stay consistent
  • Money = Trust
  • Value your time and take inventory of your daily schedule
Aug 7, 2017

Dwayne Roberts started as an entrepreneur selling knock off perfumes at the age of 19 then progressing to real estate until he found the world of online marketing. Dwayne has made over 1 million dollars using online lead generation techniques and now teaches others business owners how to duplicate his success for their business or to run their own Digital Marketing Agency. 

 
 

SHOW NOTES

  • How Dwayne became a Work @ Home RockStar
  • The difference between experts and novice is the expert has made more mistakes
  • How to find help in your business
  • Dwayne never hires the lowest bid, and he never hires the highest bid… Find out why
  • How Dwayne deals with dream stealers
  • Dwayne shares the details of his “Jam Room”
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