BGBS 049: Chris Do | The Futur | Type Is Life

BGBS 049: Chris Do | The Futur | Type Is Life Chris Do is the founder of two seven-figure businesses, the first being Blind, an Emmy Award-winning motion design studio with over $80 million in total billings. The second is The Futur, an online education company whose mission is to teach 1 billion people (yes […]

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BGBS 045: David Barnett | Popsockets | Surprisingly Useful

BGBS 045: David Barnett | Popsockets | Surprisingly Useful From “after-school sports dork” to CEO of Popsockets, David Barnett left a ripple in the world with an invention that revolutionized how we hold phones. And to think it was originally made out of glued clothing buttons. By accomplishing his purpose of increasing people’s happiness, even […]

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Messaging Tough Topics with Marc Gutman | CWA Survive and Thrive Virtual Summit

“We’re asked to communicate on topics in new and challenging ways…There’s a lot of complexity. And so here is the good news. You’re going to screw up.” – Marc Gutman Marc Gutman originally delivered this presentation to the Survive and Thrive Summit from the Climbing Wall Association.   […]

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Make Your Customers the Hero of Their Own Story – Cloud Conventions Presentation

“[As business owners] we all think we’re the hero. We all think we’re saving the Nakatomi Center. But in reality, it is our job as businesses to make our customer the hero, to make our customer John McClane, and I am here to tell you today that you are Al.” – Marc Gutman Watch Marc […]

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10 Principles to Becoming a Wildstory Brand

10 Points to Become a Wildstory Brand

What Makes a Wildstory Brand? Have you noticed that some brands achieve legendary status, raving fans, and higher higher profits, and others don’t?  Those brands that become household names and synonymous with their industry? […]

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BGBS 028: Rob Angel | Pictionary | Game Changer

BGBS 028: Rob Angel | Game Changer In 1985, Rob Angel, at only 23 years old, took his simple idea and created the wildly popular and phenomenally successful board game Pictionary using only a Webster’s paperback dictionary, a #2 pencil, and a yellow legal pad. Rob and his partners put together the first 1,000 games […]

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BGBS 007: Brian Smith | UGG | Living Joyously As a Tadpole

BGBS Episode 007: Living Joyously As a Tadpole What do goosebumps, surfing, Pink Floyd, and sheep have to do with building a billion-dollar brand? Well, for UGG boots, just about everything! You see them everywhere – the beach, mountains, cities – wherever there are chilly feet. The fashionable and functional UGG brand was founded by […]

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Apps for the Organized Entrepreneur

Being an entrepreneur, or just a business rockstar, means taking on a lot of responsibilities.  Sometimes every little task you and  your co-workers are responsible for can be very hard to keep track of.  However, thanks to technology, our smart phones have become our business sidekicks.  In order to keep yourself on track, there are […]

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