Start Your Thing Podcast
About This Show
This series of interviews with wise and successful people is where host Monique Welch asks the questions that you want answered as a new, introverted and ambitious entrepreneur. Listen to the stories from experts in all areas of online business as they discuss life as an entrepreneur and share tips for managing finances, getting more clients, standing out in a crowded industry and making an impact in your community.
Most Recent Episode
How to Build Your Business on Referrals and Introductions - Especially When You're Just Starting Out!
Jan 8 17
Brittany Becher & Maggie Patterson are the brains behind Scoop Industries, which helps services-based business owners learn how to get started and then grow their business. Both career consultants, they've worked in multiple service-based business from online empires to big marketing agencies, so they know what it takes to build a successful and sustainable service-based business. They both started their businesses without a website and made the leap into their thing and never looked back. [Tweet "@scoopindustries advice to change the world: "Slow and steady wins the race.". #startyourthing #podcast Listen to the full interview here: http://stitcher.com/episodelink"] What You’ll Learn in This Interview (with timestamps so you can jump forward): 01:00 – How they became partners and started their business 02:23 – What Scoop Industries has to offer 03:35 – What roles they have behind their company 05:56 – How they felt after leaving their previous roles behind 08:07 – What the outcomes were after their collaboration 10:58 – How they realized going slow and steady is less stressful 13:10 – Why they didn't have their own website at first 15:00 – What are the pros and cons of having a website 16:53 – When should you have your own website 20:40 – How they got their first client 22:55 – How to make connections in online groups Episode tweetables [Tweet "Services are the core of any agency. @scoopindustries @startyourthing #services #startyourthing #podcast"] [Tweet "Be the person who answers questions really thoroughly and thoughtfully. @scoopindustries @startyourthing #BE #startyo