In this episode, Miro talks a bit about how things sometimes throw you off guard. Thoughts about growing Hodgepodge, and the new podcast network. This past weekend he was tripping over not going to a networking event, and had to snap himself out of the "FOMO" (Fear of missing out). With a wedding and other real-life priorities looming, he realized that saving that money was the right move.
In this episode, Miro sits down with Jay Davis, Comedy Writer / Director. Jay Davis is an award-winning sketch comedy writer, producer and actor from Bellwood, IL. As a young boy, he had dreams of making people laugh on public platforms, but was unclear on how he would make that happen. His passion for comedy writing emerged in 2010 after he found humor in his life experiences. Since then, he has committed to producing jaw-dropping, controversial and uncensored content that’s guaranteed to bring you plenty of “laugh out loud” moments. His work has featured popular actors in the industry including Janet Hubert, Rodney Perry, Damon Williams, Leon Rogers and J. Ivy. He was nominated as “Comedian of the Year” by the Chicago Music Awards and his work on Not Another Black Movie received Hollywood’s stamp of approval at the HAPAwards for “Best Independent Film”. Additionally, he released feature films Shots Fired, Not Another Zombie Movie and The Hostile Takeover. Choke On That; A risky pun used to describe Davis’ hysterical impact became a household name for his sketch comedy DVDs Choke On That and Choke On That Reloaded. After rave reviews and the pursuit of his TV writing dream, Davis released Season 1 of Choke On That: The Series which encompass six 22-minute episodes of sketch comedy found on Amazon Prime. Jay Davis is now filming Season 2 of the series and is looking forward to seeing his work on other major platforms. https://www.jaydavisfilms.com https://www.NotAnotherBlackMovie.com https://www.youtube.com/J25Davis
In this episode, Miro talks about dealing with some tough times recently with business and in life. The perception of others' success, and the thought about how fake alot of things really are. Also, celebrating the little wins when they happen because they really add up.
In this episode, Miro talks to Joshua Chin, co-founder and CEO of Chronos Agency. In this episode, they will talk about the important role of email marketing for businesses, and how it could help your business earn more. Highlights · What does Joshua say about being a sole proprietor? · What is the best way grow your organization/business? · What is Vivid Vision? · How did Joshua start on his business? · What is the best way to build connections and sell a marketing business? · Does email marketing still work? · What is the difference between a normal newsletter and optimized email? · Quantity or quality, what is the better option for making a campaign? Key Points · In setting up a business, get people better than you, work together with them, and grow your business as you and your team grow together. · The important thing in email marketing is sending to your clients the right promotional message, fit for their preferences, at the right time they’d need the product. · Data collection, interpretation, and utilization is vital for marketing success. Tweetable Quotes · “When there’s a customer willing to pay cold hard cash, that is the best market validation they can get.” – Joshua Chin · “Just give something a shot, especially if its super low risk, like learning something new… making new connections. ”- Joshua Chin References Mentioned · Check out his LinkedIn account at www.linkedin.com/in/joshua-chin-jl · Check out Facebook account www.facebook.com/joshua.chin.jl · Check out his company’s website at www.choronos.agency\ · Check out the book “Double Double: How to Double Your Revenue and Profit in 3 Years of Less” by Cameron Herold
This week we're shaking things up a bit, making some changes. Mondays are rants, and Wednesdays are guests. Let us know what you think. We think some positive short-form content to start the week is a better fit. Also, this time of the year is a big time of change, weather, business, etc. What adjustments are you making?
Jeffrey Meshel is the Founder/Chairman of the Strategic Forum. The Strategic Forum is an organization of business leaders from diverse backgrounds dedicated to the exchange of ideas, development of long-term personal and business relationships and facilitates of business opportunities among members and their respective networks. The Strategic Forum has chapters in New York City and South Florida. Mr. Meshel is the author of One Phone Call Away-Secrets of the Master Networker and The Opportunity Magnet. Mr. Meshel serves on the Board of Signature Bank (SBNY) and several private company boards.