Episode 27 – Creating a Niche (with Marc Spagnuolo)

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This week, Amy, Jeff, and Bill talk to guest Marc Spagnuolo about creating online woodworking videos when no one else was doing it – and how things have changed over time.

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Episode 26 – New Year, Same Hustle

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Welcome to 2017! On this week’s episode, Amy, Jeff, and Bill discuss their goals for the new year and how to implement them such that they are realistic and can be accomplished. Amy shares her distaste for New Years’ Resolutions (and the boys concur). Bill talks about work/life balance. Jeff talks about getting his STEM program off the ground.

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Episode 25 – What vs. Why

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On this week’s episode,Amy, Jeff, and Bill talk about Why – as in why we do what we do, or why we get out of bed in the morning.

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Episode 24 – Growth (with Curtis Gardner)

 

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On this week’s episode, Amy, Jeff, and Bill are joined by Curtis Gardner to  talk about his start in the clothing business and how to grow beyond a one-person operation — or even get started in that direction.

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Episode 23 – Sponsorship

Amy, Jeff, and Bill discuss the ins and outs of sponsorship from both sides of the coin. What makes a good sponsorship? How do you find sponsors? And is it okay to just walk away?

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Episode 21 – Protect Yourself

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On this week’s episode, Amy, Jeff, and Bill talk about how to keep yourself and your business safe – or at least as safe as you can. With no support network in place, small businesses can fall apart when something goes wrong. Here’s how to build that support network.

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Episode 20 – Adaptation and Opportunity

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On this week’s episode, Amy, Jeff, and Bill talk about what to do when life doesn’t go according to plan. Being able to adapt and shift gears is crucial if you want to keep your Hustle going when things don’t go exactly how you planned.

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Episode 19 – A Preposition Makes All the Difference

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On this week’s episode, Amy, Jeff, and Bill talk about the difference between working in the business and working on the business. They’re both important, but when you’re a full-time Maker, finding the right balance is crucial.

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Episode 18 – Art versus Craft with Bonnie Burton

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On this week’s episode, we are joined by guest Bonnie Burton to talk about “Art versus Craft.” The art world is an exclusive club, but why is that? What’s the difference between high art, low art, and craft? If so, why, and who came up with it? And how does this matter if you’re a Maker trying to strike out on your own? (Recorded November 6, 2016)

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