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OFB055 - Jack Prow | From Unhappy Tradie To Multi-Business Owner!

OFB055 - Jack Prow | From Unhappy Tradie To Multi-Business Owner!

July 22, 2020

In this episode of the podcast we speak with Melbourne based entrepreneur, Jack Prow.

 

Jack was a young & broke tradie $35,000 in debt! One day he decided to flip the script and quit his job. He went on to build a widely profitable e-commerce business called Checksix and successfully escaped the 9-5 he hated so much.

 

But he didn’t stop there! Jack went on to launch his own marketing agency, an entrepreneurial learning hub and now a high profile destination business called @itsjustfortwo.

 

In this episode, we speak to Jack about:

  • His backstory and how he started his own businesses
  • The current state of marketing from his perspective
  • The Entrehub!
  • Just For Two!
  • Digital marketing tips for local and small businesses and much more...

Enjoy the show!

 

 

LINKS & RESOURCES FROM THIS EPISODE:

 

👉 Visit Jack’s website

 

👉  Follow Jack on Instagram

 

👉  Follow Just For Two on Instagram

 

 

SPECIAL MENTIONS:

This podcast is professionally mixed and edited by PipeWolf Media.

 

 

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IT’S MADE POSSIBLE BECAUSE OF YOU!

Thank you again for joining me again this week. There are so many other podcasts that you could be listening to instead, but you have shared some of your precious time to listen to this episode and I truly appreciate that!  Without you as a listener, the podcast goes nowhere!

 

That’s it for this episode! Thank you again and remember you can get in touch with me anytime on Instagram @anthonygmurphy or via email anthony@anthonygmurphy.com

 

 

 

OFB054 – Jordan Scheltgen | The Power Of Social Media Marketing In The Modern Business World

OFB054 – Jordan Scheltgen | The Power Of Social Media Marketing In The Modern Business World

July 8, 2020

In this episode, we are talking to Jordan Scheltgen, founder and director of Cave Social.

 

Jordan is a well known entrepreneur, speaker and social media marketer based in the USA.

 

Now based in LA, Jordan and his team of marketers, creatives and designers come together to create powerful content and social media marketing for both local and national businesses.

 

In this episode, Jordan shares his advice and insights on:

  • His backstory, how his career started and what Cave Socialdo today
  • Resetting company culture and why it’s important
  • Dealing with Imposter Syndrome
  • Marketing advice on coming out of COVID-19 and what steps people can take to achieve more growth in business
  • What his non-negotiables/routines are to help him be successful?
  • and much more!

 

Let’s get into the show!

 

 

LINKS & RESOURCES FROM THIS EPISODE:

 

👉 Visit the Cave Social website

 

👉  Follow Jordan on Instagram

 

👉  Follow Jordan on Twitter

 

👉  Mind Your Marketing Podcast

 

 

SPECIAL MENTIONS:

This podcast is professionally mixed and edited by PipeWolf Media.

 

 

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IT’S MADE POSSIBLE BECAUSE OF YOU!

Thank you again for joining me again this week. There are so many other podcasts that you could be listening to instead, but you have shared some of your precious time to listen to this episode and I truly appreciate that!  Without you as a listener, the podcast goes nowhere!

 

That’s it for this episode! Thank you again and remember you can get in touch with me anytime on Instagram @anthonygmurphy or via email anthony@anthonygmurphy.com

 

 

 

OFB053 - Gavin Bell | Facebook Advertising Advice For SME’s & Local Business

OFB053 - Gavin Bell | Facebook Advertising Advice For SME’s & Local Business

June 24, 2020

In this episode of the podcast we take a trip to Scotland to speak with Mr Gavin Bell, Facebook Advertising expert, agency owner and public speaker just to brush the surface!

 

Gavin helps businesses generate more leads, sales and profits through powerful marketing funnels.

 

He is a multi-award winning entrepreneur & podcast host.

 

If you're looking to improve your marketing and scale your business, you're in the right place.

 

He has worked with thousands of businesses, helping them to scale & truly dominate their market.

 

In this episode, we speak to Gavin about:

  • His backstory and how he started his own Facebook Ads agency
  • Managing client expectations around Facebook Ad services
  • Facebook Advertising tips, tricks or suggestions for local businesses
  • Advice do for people wanting to get into the industry/start agencies
  • Gavin’s non-negotiables/routines in life to help him be successful

 

Enjoy the show!

 

 

LINKS & RESOURCES FROM THIS EPISODE:

 

👉 Visit Gavin Bells’ website

 

👉  Follow Gav on Instagram

 

 

 

SPECIAL MENTIONS:

This podcast is professionally mixed and edited by PipeWolf Media.

 

 

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IT’S MADE POSSIBLE BECAUSE OF YOU!

Thank you again for joining me again this week. There are so many other podcasts that you could be listening to instead, but you have shared some of your precious time to listen to this episode and I truly appreciate that!  Without you as a listener, the podcast goes nowhere!

 

That’s it for this episode! Thank you again and remember you can get in touch with me anytime on Instagram @anthonygmurphy or via email anthony@anthonygmurphy.com

 

 

 

OFB052 – Rich Bell | The Importance Of A Growth Mindset In Business

OFB052 – Rich Bell | The Importance Of A Growth Mindset In Business

June 10, 2020

In this episode, we are talking to Richard Bell, managing director and lead investor at Business Leaderz Group.

BLG was founded by Rich and is a boutique investment and advisory firm that specializes in heling companies grow, strategise and drive performance.

 

Rich has had a decorated business career after leaving school at the young age of 16yrs.

 

He has built, invested and consulted with hundreds of businesses from start ups to $50m dollar companies across 8 different countries. 

 

Some highlights include investing into NZ based business unfiltered, which he drove the business successfully as chairman leading it into the US market, with a successful exit for Rich personally.

 

At the aged of 25yrs he grew The Entourage into an eight-figure business with eight executives reporting into him and today he is still sits as the 3rd biggest shareholder of the company.

 

In 2015 Rich was listed in the top 3 emerging business leaders by Fairfax Media and AFR newspaper, which lead him to launching BLG back in 2016.

 

In this episode, Rich shares his advice and insights on:

  • his backstory, how his career started and what you do today
  • Mindset: how to improve / change it to maximise your success?
  • Sales: the importance of driving revenue and a few tips on how to increase sales? 
  • Growth: advice on coming out of COVID-19 and what steps people can take to achieve more growth in business? 
  • What are some of your non-negotiables/routines in life to help you be successful?
  • and much more!

 

Let’s get into the show!

 

 

LINKS & RESOURCES FROM THIS EPISODE:

 

👉 Visit the Business Leaderz Group website

 

👉  Follow Rich Bell on Instagram

 

 

SPECIAL MENTIONS:

This podcast is professionally mixed and edited by PipeWolf Media.

 

 

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YOUR THOUGHTS?

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IT’S MADE POSSIBLE BECAUSE OF YOU!

Thank you again for joining me again this week. There are so many other podcasts that you could be listening to instead, but you have shared some of your precious time to listen to this episode and I truly appreciate that!  Without you as a listener, the podcast goes nowhere!

 

That’s it for this episode! Thank you again and remember you can get in touch with me anytime on Instagram @anthonygmurphy or via email anthony@anthonygmurphy.com

 

 

 

OFB051 - Aoife O’Connell | How to create and use Chatbots in your business!

OFB051 - Aoife O’Connell | How to create and use Chatbots in your business!

November 20, 2019

In this episode of the podcast we are talking to Aoife’ O’Connell, founder of Chatbot Marketing Agency, Yarnly.ai!

 

Yarnly is a tech-centric AI Agency, driven by human connection. Led by Aoife’, they are shaping the future of conversations by becoming a tour guide for your brand. Yarnly helps you turn any conversation into a conversion.

 

A messenger bot is a piece of software that uses artificial intelligence (AI) to communicate with your customers.

 

Automated bots provide real-time answers and do so in a (surprisingly human) conversational way.

 

Conversation bots are completely revolutionising the face of marketing, sales and customer service as we know it -- and for the better. Hello future!

 

In this episode, Aoife’ shares her insights on:

  • What a chatbot really is?
  • How to use Facebook Messenger Chatbots
  • Examples of Chatbots creating real business results
  • How to get new subscribers with a chatbot
  • Why the future is chatbots and conversion marketing
  • How you can get started with your own bot today (No coding required!)
  • and much more!

 

If you have any questions for Aoife’, send her a DM over on Insta @yarnly.ai and tell her you listened to this episode…

 

Enjoy the show!

 

 

LINKS & RESOURCES FROM THIS EPISODE:

 

👉 Visit the Yarnly website

 

👉  Follow Yarnly.ai on Instagram

 

👉  Follow Aoife’ on Instagram

 

👉 Start your own bot with Manychat

 

 

SPECIAL MENTIONS:

This podcast is professionally mixed and edited by PipeWolf Media.

 

 

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IT’S MADE POSSIBLE BECAUSE OF YOU!

Thank you again for joining me again this week. There are so many other podcasts that you could be listening to instead, but you have shared some of your precious time to listen to this episode and I truly appreciate that!  Without you as a listener, the podcast goes nowhere!

 

That’s it for this episode! Thank you again and remember you can get in touch with me anytime on Instagram @anthonygmurphy or via email anthony@anthonygmurphy.com

OFB050 – Brett Campbell | Why digital marketing is vital for your business success

OFB050 – Brett Campbell | Why digital marketing is vital for your business success

October 9, 2019

In this episode, we talk to Australia’s own Brett Campbell, a serial entrepreneur, author, speaker and fast growth business expert!

 

Brett founded two of Australasia’s fastest growing companies in there respected fields, including the fastest growing fitness franchise at its time, exploding to 35 locations within the first 6 months of operations, and currently the fastest growing digital growth agency, having recently won the accolade of 2018 Best Social Media Agency of the Year award for Australia and NZ within their first 12 months of operations.

 

Brett is a go-to business expert when it comes to fast and effective business growth, having invested over $2M personally in paid advertising & his company now managing millions of dollars a year in advertising spend for his clients in over 30+ industries.

 

In this episode, Brett shares his insights on:

  • How to connect with highly successful people
  • Why digital marketing is vital for business growth in today’s environment
  • How to scale your business using digital marketing
  • Why businesses should invest in a digital agency
  • The social media platform that people are sleeping on
  • and much more!

 

If you have any questions for Brett, send him a DM over on Insta @brettcampbellofficial and tell him you listened to this episode…

 

Enjoy the show!

 

 

LINKS & RESOURCES FROM THIS EPISODE:

 

👉 Claxon – Brett’s award winning digital agency

 

👉  Follow Brett on Instagram

 

👉 BrettCampbell.net

 

👉  Watch Brett’s vlog on Youtube

 

 

SPECIAL MENTIONS:

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IT’S MADE POSSIBLE BECAUSE OF YOU!

Thank you again for joining me again this week. There are so many other podcasts that you could be listening to instead, but you have shared some of your precious time to listen to this episode and I truly appreciate that!  Without you as a listener, the podcast goes nowhere!

 

That’s it for this episode! Thank you again and remember you can get in touch with me anytime on Instagram @anthonygmurphy or via email anthony@anthonygmurphy.com

OFB049 – How to Start A Podcast with PipeWolf Media!

OFB049 – How to Start A Podcast with PipeWolf Media!

June 5, 2019

In this episode, we are covering the topic “How To Start A Podcast”.

 

Joining us live in the studio for this episode are a couple of experts on this very topic, Dave and Fyona Matter from PipeWolf Media! 

 

Today on the show we discuss;

 

  • How to start a podcast from scratch
  • The types of equipment you need to start recording your show
  • The importance of having a strategy and putting though into your podcast BEFORE you start
  • The technical process that PipeWolf go through to edit and manage a podcast
  • And so much more…

 

If you have any questions about the show or on starting a podcast, send me a message on Instagram @anthonygmurphy

 

Happy Listening,

Anthony

 

 

LINKS & RESOURCES FROM THIS EPISODE:

 

👉  PipeWolf Media

 

👉  Follow PipeWolf Media on Facebook

 

👉  Follow PipeWolf Media on Instagram

 

👉  Host your podcast with Podbean

 

👉  Visit the RODE website for a range of podcasting equipment

 

 

 

SPECIAL MENTIONS:

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IT’S MADE POSSIBLE BECAUSE OF YOU!

Thank you again for joining me again this week. There are so many other podcasts that you could be listening to instead, but you have shared some of your precious time to listen to this episode and I truly appreciate that!  Without you as a listener, the podcast goes nowhere!

 

That’s it for this episode! Thank you again and remember you can get in touch with me anytime on Instagram @anthonygmurphy or via email anthony@anthonygmurphy.com

 

 

 

OFB048 – Paul Ramondo | Mindset, dealing with burnout and the importance of transparency in content.

OFB048 – Paul Ramondo | Mindset, dealing with burnout and the importance of transparency in content.

February 20, 2019

 

In this episode, we welcome back Facebook™ Ads Maverick and marketing expert, Paul Ramondo!

 

Paul first appeared on the show in Episode 032 and shared his backstory, how he started his own agency and some top Facebook™ marketing tips.

 

Today the conversation is much different. It’s personal, it’s deep and it’s a conversation we all need to be having more.

 

Paul talks about the mindset required to be an entrepreneur or business owner and the burnout which can occur if you are not taking the right steps!

 

He talks about his journey in dealing with these issues personal over the past 12 months and how we can avoid them.

 

Lastly, we touch on transparency in social media content and why it’s so important.

 

This is a must listen episode, tune in….

 

 

LINKS & RESOURCES FROM THIS EPISODE:

 

👉 Follow Paul on Instagram @paulramondo

 

👉 Find out more about Paul via his website!

 

👉 Watch Paul’s stunning content on Youtube…

 

👉 Get the latest on Facebook™ via Paul’s Facebook Page

 

👉 Paul's latest client: Hidden Festival @discoverhidden on Instagram

 

👉 Headspace App: Mindfulness and Meditation

 

SPECIAL MENTIONS:

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IT’S MADE POSSIBLE BECAUSE OF YOU!

Thank you again for joining me again this week. There are so many other podcasts that you could be listening to instead, but you have shared some of your precious time to listen to this episode and I truly appreciate that!  Without you as a listener, the podcast goes nowhere!

 

That’s it for this episode! Thank you again and remember you can get in touch with me anytime on Instagram @anthonygmurphy or via email anthony@anthonygmurphy.com

 

 

 

OFB047 – How To Increase Engagement On Your Video Content!

OFB047 – How To Increase Engagement On Your Video Content!

February 13, 2019

In this episode, I am going to help you increase the engagement you get with your voice content on social media!  

Did you know that 85% of people watch video on Facebook with the sound OFF?!

That means that the majority of your videos (which you put so much time and effort into) often go unwatched because their is no audio and no captions!

Today on the show we cover adding captions to your video on the following platforms:

  • Facebook
  • LinkedIn
  • Instagram
  • Youtube

 

I hope this helps! 

 

LINKS & RESOURCES FROM THIS EPISODE:

 

👉 Rev.com

 

 

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OFB046 - Harry Sanders shares his award winning SEO advice for small business owners and digital marketers!

OFB046 - Harry Sanders shares his award winning SEO advice for small business owners and digital marketers!

February 6, 2019

In this episode, we have our first repeat guest! Harry Sanders is back, 3 years on from his first chat with us on Episode 017.

 

His business, Studio Hawk, has seen significant growth and is now a multi award-winning SEO agency. In fact, it is one of the only dedicated SEO agencies in Australia!

 

Today on the show Harry shares;

 

  • How he has grown the business over the last 3 years
  • What SEO stands for and what it is
  • Whether people should learn SEO themselves or leave it to the professionals
  • What business owners can do to help increase their SEO
  • What the future of SEO and voice search looks like

 

 

LINKS & RESOURCES FROM THIS EPISODE:

 

👉  StudioHawk

 

👉  Follow StudioHawk on Facebook

 

 

SPECIAL MENTIONS:

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Thank you again for joining me again this week. There are so many other podcasts that you could be listening to instead, but you have shared some of your precious time to listen to this episode and I truly appreciate that!  Without you as a listener, the podcast goes nowhere!

 

That’s it for this episode! Thank you again and remember you can get in touch with me anytime on Instagram @anthonygmurphy or via email anthony@anthonygmurphy.com