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411: From 0 To $140M Selling Boutique Clothing – The Story Of PinkLily With Tori Gerbig

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Today I’m thrilled to have Tori Gerbig on the show. Tori runs a $140 million business selling clothing and boutique fashion over at PinkLily.com. What’s amazing about Tori’s story is that she grew up in a working-class family in Kentucky and started with nothing.

410: How To Start A 7 Figure Clothing Brand From Scratch With Raphael Schneider

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Today, I have my friend Raphael Schneider on the show and he runs a successful men’s clothing brand.

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408: A Strategy That Gives 10X Better Returns Than Email With Adam Turner

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Today I’m thrilled to have Adam Turner on the show. Adam is the CEO of Postscript, the text messaging provider I use for all of my businesses. When I first installed Postscript in my store, I was a little skeptical about sending texts to my customers.

409: A Template For Creating Powerful And Persuasive Ads With Cody Iverson

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In this episode, I have my friend Cody Iverson on the show. Cody is the founder of Viscap Media, an ad creative agency that works with influencers to create high converting ads. If you have been having problems with your Facebook Ads, it’s likely because you are using poor quality creatives.

Do You Have an Immediate Need for Skilled Offshore Staffing?

Using talent from overseas is creating new challenges for managers. Here’s a closer look at common offshoring complications for HR managers and best practices for overcoming them. Download this comprehensive guide, "Overcoming Human Resource Management Challenges in Offshoring Teams," to learn more!

The Top 45 Wholesale Clothing Vendors For Your Online Boutique

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If you want to start an online clothing store or a tshirt business, you first need to find the right wholesale clothing vendors for your shop. Clothing suppliers come in all different shapes and sizes and before you decide on a wholesale supplier, you must consider the following.

22 Crafts To Make And Sell For Profit

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Selling crafts is a great way to create an extra source of income. But the truth is that not all crafts make money. A profitable craft business requires low product costs, high profit margins, and most importantly, high customer demand.

412: Student Story- From 0 To 6 Figures Selling Mosquito Nets With Maria Finch

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Today I’m thrilled to have a friend and long time student of my Create A Profitable Online Store Course on the show, Maria Finch. Maria is one of my favorite students in the class and what I love about her is her grit.

406: Why I Threw Away 300K And A Successful Engineering Career With Steve Chou

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Today I’m doing a solo episode to tell you the story about why I eventually quit my $300k/year job and closed the book on my 21-year engineering career. Unlike most people, I really loved my job and the exact story of why and how I left was kind of funny.

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What Is Amazon Attribution And How It Works

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Amazon Attribution is a tool that allows you to track an Amazon sale from a non-Amazon traffic source to learn which external traffic sources are converting the best.

17 Side Hustles For Women And Moms To Make Money From Home

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What are the best side hustles for women and what can stay at home moms do to make extra money? Thanks to the Internet, there are many side hustles for women that allow you to work from home or wherever you want AND earn money at the same time.

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Management Techniques for Offshore Employees

This whitepaper looks at the changes and challenges that stem from remote hiring and current HR trends that address them. Download this comprehensive guide to learn more!

397: Forget Research Tools! How Jason Found Profitable Products To Sell By Helping His Child

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Today I’m really happy to have Jason Hsieh on the show. Jason is a student in my Create A Profitable Online Store Course and he runs a 6 figure ecommerce store (soon to be 7 figures) selling sensory tools for kids over at LakiKid.com.

What Is The Cheapest Shipping Option – USPS, FedEx Or UPS?

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If you want to know the cheapest way to ship packages or if you run an ecommerce business and want to keep your shipping costs down, this article will teach you all of the cheap shipping methods I use for my 7 figure online store.

Top 4 Ways To Start Reselling On Amazon: The Complete Guide

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If you’re looking to make a quick buck on a limited budget, reselling on Amazon might be the right business model for you. You can start selling on Amazon part-time while keeping your day job and then transition to a full time seller once your business gains traction.

Order Confirmation Emails: Templates And Best Practices For Ecommerce

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Order confirmation emails are often taken for granted by most ecommerce companies. But did you know that the average open rate for an order confirmation email is 60%? In fact, your order confirmation emails are the most viewed emails that you will ever send!

How To Find The Best Products To Sell Online – The Ultimate Step By Step Guide

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More than half the battle of starting a successful online store involves finding the right products to sell online. And as a result, I receive between 4-5 emails per day from readers asking me for niche ideas. I am sooo ready to start my own online business but I have no idea what to sell.

Why Offshoring is Better than Outsourcing

Offshoring and outsourcing are not interchangeable, as they differ in purpose depending on what drives the need behind the hiring decision. In this whitepaper, we clarify what offshoring and outsourcing are, along with the unique use cases they address.

How To Sell On Facebook Marketplace: A Step By Step Guide

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Facebook is a great place to connect with friends and family. But Facebook also offers a marketplace where you can sell new and used products for free.

375: Navigating The Shipping Crisis And The Ultra Competitive Amazon Landscape With Bernie Thompson

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Today, I’m lucky to have Bernie Thompson back on the show. Bernie runs Plugable which is a company that sells USB and Bluetooth devices all over the world.

Shift4Shop Vs Shopify – Is Shift4Shop A Shopify Killer?

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Shift4Shop is the most compelling ecommerce platform I’ve come across in a while and has the best chance to dethrone Shopify. This post compares Shift4Shop vs Shopify so you can make an informed decision.

373: Dr. Robert Cialdini On Using Influence And Persuasion To Grow An Ecommerce Brand

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Today I have an extra special guest on the show, Dr. Robert Cialdini. Dr. Cialdini’s book “Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion” literally changed my life and is responsible for teaching me how to sell online, how to influence people and how to run a successful online business.

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7 Secrets of Effective Management for Remote Employees and Teams

In this white paper, we will review in more detail the challenges that virtual team managers face as remote work accelerates, and how companies are successfully overcoming these challenges with creative problem-solving.

Shopify Blog – Should I Use WordPress For My Shopify Or BigCommerce Blog?

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This post will teach you how to start a Shopify blog and answer the age old debate on whether you should use Shopify’s native blogging platform versus a WordPress blog on a subdomain. Most people do things backwards when it comes to selling and making money online.

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369: How To Get Top Dollar For Your Business, FBA Rollups & More With Joe Valley

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Today I have my friend Joe Valley on the show. Joe is the co-owner of Quiet Light brokerage which is an online brokerage firm that helps you buy and sell businesses.

How To Retire Early (And Enjoy Your Life Way Before Age 65)

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Growing up in a traditional Asian household, I was taught to follow this exact formula. Study hard Attend a top college Get a high paying job Work until age 65 Retire and enjoy life To be clear, there’s nothing wrong with this path.

How To Buy AliExpress Wholesale Products To Get Lower Prices

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AliExpress wholesale is a sourcing method where sellers can buy products from AliExpress suppliers in bulk at lower prices. The advantage of using AliExpress for wholesale purchases is that AliExpress gives you access to a wide variety of products.

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A Quick Guide to Shopping for Fulfillment

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How To Use ImportYeti To Find Your Competitor’s Suppliers For Free

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Every shipment that passes through a sea port in the United States is documented on the public record. And with a free tool like ImportYeti, you can access these records to find useful information about any company’s suppliers.

Alibaba Dropshipping: The Ultimate Business Guide

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Alibaba dropshipping is one of the best ways to sell high quality products without carrying inventory. Yet, few sellers know they can dropship using Alibaba. For most, starting an ecommerce business on a budget is challenging.

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404: The Most Creative Teaching Business That I’ve Ever Seen With Kalyan Mazumder

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Today I’m very happy to have Kalyan on the show. Kalyan runs Prepmedians.com where he helps kids crush the SATs and ACTs in a widely entertaining way.

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The Best Way To Find Wholesale Suppliers, Vendors And Products For Your Online Store

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If you want to start an online store, you have to know where to find wholesale suppliers. Should you search on Google? Should you attend a tradeshow? Should you import from China? Where can you find drop ship suppliers, wholesalers or factories to manufacture your products?

A Master's Guide to B2B: How Listening to Your Customers Can Grow Your Business

Speaker: Adam Dorfman, Head of Product Growth at Reputation & Michele Bettinazzi, Customer Experience Manager at PeakMade Real Estate

Improved marketing conversion, happy customers, and faster growth - that’s only three things that can be accomplished by just listening to your customers. Customer feedback is an extremely invaluable tool to keeping retention high, attracting new business, and improving the general operations of your business. The question is - how do you capture all this? Join Adam Dorfman, Head of Product Growth at Reputation & Michele Bettinazzi, Customer Experience Manager at PeakMade Real Estate, for this essential discussion on the ins and outs of brokering the optimal customer interaction.

403: Few People Use This Platform For Marketing And They’re Missing Out With Judi Fox

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Today I have my friend Judi Fox on the show. Judy is the owner of LinkedIn Business Accelerator where she helps others grow their businesses through LinkedIn. Prior to this interview, I had no idea that LinkedIn could be such a powerful marketing platform until Judi opened my eyes.

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What Is Dropshipping & How To Start A Drop Shipping Business In 2020

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Many of the questions that I receive in my inbox at MyWifeQuitHerJob.com are related to opening a dropshipping business and I can definitely see the appeal.

How To Get a 90+ Core Web Vitals Score For An Ecommerce Store (Case Study)

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In this post, you’ll learn how to get a 90+ score on your Google Core Web Vitals (desktop and mobile) for an ecommerce store even if you use a lot of plugins. When Google first released their core web vitals assessment, many ecommerce store owners began to panic.

Amazon Seller Insurance Requirements And The Top Providers

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Amazon requires sellers with gross sales over $10,000 a month to have product liability insurance in order to sell on Amazon. If you hold a valid insurance policy, Amazon will pay for legal claims under $1000 for personal injury and product damage on the sellers behalf.

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Make Payment Optimization a Part of Your Core Payment Strategy

Everything you need to know about payment optimization – an easy-to-integrate, PCI-compliant solution that enables companies to take control of their PSPs, minimize processing costs, maximize approval rates, and keep control over their payments data.

402: How To Stop The Counterfeiters And CopyCats In Their Tracks With Steven Weigler

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Today I have Steven Weigler on the show. Steven is the founder of Emerge Counsel, which is a law firm that specializes in intellectual property protection. If you sell on Amazon, you know that counterfeits and knock-offs are still a very serious problem on the platform.

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How To Use Amazon Posts To Grow Your Sales

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Amazon Posts is a social media platform for ecommerce sellers and shoppers. Similar to Instagram and Facebook, you can post images and captions to promote your entire product line in Amazon’s product feeds.

Why Selling On An Etsy Store Is A Bad Idea Compared To Running Your Own Shop

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As part of my weekly ecommerce research routine, I like to read and participate in various small business forums and one of my favorites is the Etsy forum. For all of you who have never heard of Etsy, Etsy is a marketplace for do it yourself and handmade goods.

401: How To Make $1.5 Million Per Month Investing In Real Estate With Brandon Turner

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Today, I have my long time friend Brandon Turner on the show. Brandon was the former VP of Bigger Pockets before he left to start his own real estate fund over at Open Door Capital. He has 2 successful books on investment property and the man makes $1.5

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Negative Reviews & Online Feedback Happens - But Where Do You Go From Here?

Speaker: Adam Dorfman, Head of Product Growth at Reputation and Jeremy Shubitz, Director of Marketing at Bosley

Responding to online negative feedback can be challenging. What should you say? What should you not say? Should you even respond? In today's, your customers will be not only your biggest advocates but also your biggest critics. However, negative feedback can offer actionable insights to build a stronger product and customer experience.