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Popov Leather – YouTube tutorials and Etsy experiments

Popov Leather – YouTube tutorials and Etsy experiments

We interviewed Ryan Popoff, of Popov Leather, to discuss how he created a thriving leatherworking business. What’s your name, your background and what business do you run? My name is Ryan Popoff and I am the founder of Popov Leather.  Before starting Popov Leather I went to art school in Victoria, BC and majored in […]

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Toyshades – time to shine for this British sunglasses brand

Toyshades – time to shine for this British sunglasses brand

We interviewed Ronan Kelly, of Toyshades, to discuss how even the British rain hasn’t managed to dampen the spirits of this up-and-coming sunglasses company What’s your name, your background and what business do you run? My name is Ronan Kelly. I run Toyshades British sunglasses. Toyshades is run by an Englishman, an Irishman and a […]

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Pimp My Diabetes – turning a diagnosis into success

Pimp My Diabetes – turning a diagnosis into success

We interviewed Edda Olafsdottir, of Pimp My Diabetes to talk about her incredible journey from a diagnosis of Type 1 Diabetes to creating her own line of diabetes accessories What’s your name, your background and what business do you run? My name is Edda Olafsdottir, and I run Pimp My Diabetes. I sell accessories for […]

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Cookbook Village – how an Ebay listing led to a thriving business

Cookbook Village – how an Ebay listing led to a thriving business

We interviewed Wendy Guerin, of Cookbook Village, to discuss how she and her husband sell vintage cookbooks online. What’s your name, your background and what business do you run? I’m Wendy Guerin and I’m the cofounder of Cookbook Village. I’ve launched brands and online channels for industry leaders including Fujitsu, Princess Cruises, and Learning A-Z. I’m […]

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What can Jeff Bezos’ motto teach us about ecommerce?

What can Jeff Bezos’ motto teach us about ecommerce?

Nelson Jordan, head of The Ecommerce Profits, takes a quick look at what we can learn from Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin Space Travel company Transcript: Hey, everyone. Have you heard the phrase ‘gradatim ferociter’ before? Well it’s a favourite phrase of Jeff Bezos, the billionaire who built Amazon, and it’s actually the motto of one […]

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Stone Journal – how a chance encounter led to a must-have product for Chefs

Stone Journal – how a chance encounter led to a must-have product for Chefs

We interviewed Stefan Johnson, of Stone Journal, to talk about how a Kickstarter and influencer marketing campaign helped create a must-have product for Chefs. What’s your name, your background and what business do you run? I’m Stefan Johnson, a 33-year-old entrepreneur from London. I studied documentary photography at university but set up a design agency […]

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Mextures – how a photo editing app went viral

Mextures – how a photo editing app went viral

We interviewed Merek Davis, of Mextures, to talk about how his layering photo app went viral. What’s your name, your background and what business do you run? My name is Merek Davis. I’m originally a photographer from Arizona. For 10 years, I was also a video director for an e-commerce business and handled all in-house […]

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Mary Young – how I launched my namesake brand of womenswear

Mary Young – how I launched my namesake brand of womenswear

We interviewed Mary Young, to find out how she created her namesake brand of womenswear, MARY YOUNG What’s your name, your background and what business do you run? I’m Mary Young, an entrepreneur, speaker and self-love advocate. From a very young age I knew I wanted to be an entrepreneur, and after studying Fashion Communications […]

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Amalie – how buying an existing business led to success

Amalie – how buying an existing business led to success

We interviewed Kristen Anderson, of Amalie Beauty, to talk about how her expertise in the corporate world helped her to leverage her strengths with a new business What’s your name, your background and what business do you run? My name is Kristen Anderson and I am the proud owner of Amalie Beauty. Prior to purchasing […]

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