Listen to this episode. Hey podcast listeners, we are back in a big way in 2011. We are going to see some incredible changes in… Read More »TMBA 048 (LBP48) – 4 Mistakes That Cost Us 5k in 2010
Listen to this episode. To be honest, the days I’ve had to fire employees have been some of the most difficult in my entire life.… Read More »TMBA 047 (LBP47) – How Being an Axeman Can Help Grow Your Business
Listen to this episode. One of the most common questions I’m asked is about how to get a web application developed. Many people have great… Read More »TMBA 046 (LBP46) – How to Waste 20k on a Web Application
Listen to this episode. We’ve got so many cool things coming up here on the podcast including my made in India software screw up mid… Read More »TMBA 045 (LBP45) – 5 Ways to Ninja Kick Analysis Paralysis
Listen to this episode. Ian and I have both been manufacturing products in China for over 5 years. In this episode we talk in detail… Read More »TMBA 044 (LBP44) – Biz Failures: Crashed Crotch Rockets, Blowing $6K, and 30 Days in China
Listen to this episode. Hey party people, I just stepped foot back in Manila and I’m catching up on mounds of email. This episode was… Read More »TMBA 043 (LBP43) – 4 Weeks, $80,000 Dollars
Listen to this episode. YO! How are you? I’ve been back in the old USA for over one week now and I’m having tons of… Read More »TMBA 042 (LBP42) – [Use at Your Own Risk] Develop a Revenue Stream with the PIVOT Method
Listen to this episode. Hello from the good old USA, I believe this is our first 100% USA ‘cast in over a year. Yeowwwza! This… Read More »TMBA 041 (LBP41) – Two Four Hour Work Week Fallacies
Hello from Bali! I really like it here. So far Bali is proving to be charming, sophisticated, and beautiful. Certainly a nice break from the… Read More »TMBA 040 (LBP40) – How to Create a 100 Dollar Information Product in 48 Hours
Hello from Malaysia! Well everybody I’m almost ready to hop on to a plane to meet up with @anythingian in BALI of all places. We… Read More »TMBA 039 (LBP39) – 4 Tips for Deciding if a Market is Worth Attacking
Yeah buddy welcome back to another episode of the Lifestyle Business Podcast, got a little hung up there on timing we’ve been doing a lot… Read More »TMBA 038 (LBP38) – How to Lose Weight and Make Money Online
I’ve been spending so much time responding to emails it finally dawned on me that I could respond with a podcast. WOW. Sometimes I am… Read More »TMBA 037 (LBP37) – 5 Listener Questions about Location Independence and Business
Hey you guys are good for a lot of things but nobody stepped up to tell me getting an office was one big fat stupid… Read More »TMBA 036 (LBP36) – Offices are So Old School
Heya everyone– I gotta say I feel I am SUPER qualified to talk about stuff that you shouldn’t do in your business. I’ve made a million mistakes,… Read More »TMBA 035 (LBP35) – 4 Things You Should Never Do in Your Business
Part of the reason Ian and I love Gary Vee so much is that he talks about some basic business fundamentals that don’t get brought… Read More »TMBA 034 (LBP34) – 5 Principles That Work for us That the Internet Marketing Gurus Can’t Sell
TMBA 033 (LBP33) – How to Pick a Niche that Makes Money, and Six Tips on How to Be a Millionaire in Three Years
In this new format, Dan and Ian discuss finding a niche that makes money, and a popular post by Jason L. Baptiste on how to be a millionaire in three years (or a really short time).
TMBA 032 (LBP32) – How to Create a $6000 Dollar a Month Site in 5 Months, and Tips on Niche Selection
Dan and Ian talk about how they built a site that generates $6000 in revenue in five months and some great tips on niche selection.
Dan and Ian discuss why you should become an expert in your industry, and ways you can become one. They also talk the importance of… Read More »TMBA 031 (LBP31) – 3 Tips for Profitable Networking
Dan and Ian talk about managing company finances, including how to hypothetically create a tax shelter and potentially minimize your tax burden. They also discuss two software tips, Dan's new MacBook and one program that could change the way they do business.
TMBA 029 (LBP29) – Get To Know Your Team, 3 Internet Marketing Tips That Require Hustle, and Info on the Tropical MBA II
In this episode, we talk about the importance of getting to know your team, old school marketing tips that will really get you to hustle, as well as Sean's experience on the Tropical MBA and his first impression of the Philippines.
Dan and Ian talk about visualization techniques and finding work that you're passionate about.
TMBA 027 (LBP27) – How to Build a Membership Site, Pre-launch, and Virtual Relationships with Tyrone Shum
Dan and Tyrone Shum discuss how to build a membership site, how to execute a successful pre-launch, and how to cultivate online relationships with other entrepreneurs.
A housekeeping episode where Ian and I talk about the future of this show and how our business is evolving around it. Its a good one for you folks who have been around a while!
Hey everyone, I think a lot about the make money online niche. I have tons of friends who are making BANK in that space and they are providing real value to the marketplace. There are so many folks talkin' smack but I'm not really sure all that is necessary. I weight in here with my thoughts and a few quick announcements about the podcast.
TMBA 024 (LBP24) – Why Chris Ducker Wants to Manage 200 Employees from His Laptop, and What it Takes to Make It
Chris Ducker and I got together in Manila last week to talk about a broad range of sweeeet business goings ons, we turned on the tape recorder for some of it. Here I've published the parts pertaining to the lifestyle elements of running his business, We Live 2 Care Group.
TMBA 023 (LBP23) – One Way Out of the Rat Race, and a Killer Blog Success Story with Sean from Location180.com
Sean is the recipient of the first paid internship for aspiring digital nomads, The Tropical MBA. As you can tell from the interview, Sean is a super sharp guy and doesn't need my help to achieve success. Ian and I are really fortunate to be able to work with him for the first semester of the program. Sean brings up tons of awesome principles in the interview. You can find Sean at Location180.com.
TMBA 022 (LBP22) – How We Got Milked for Thousands of Dollars Outsourcing, Our Only Automation Secret, and A Market Where Fortunes Will Be Made
This episode is in interview style. Ian thought it would be cool to dredge up the whole narrative of how we got inspired to start outsourcing and all the mistakes we made along the way.
TMBA 021 (LBP21) – How We Are Making a Couple Hundred Thousand Dollars and the Most Exciting City in the World for Internet Businesses
Heya everyone, this is the first episode where we get in to deal-making. We've been really busy as I'm sure you can tell if you listen to the episode! We are excited to touch base with everyone who is listening. It's been so great to hear from everyone who's contacted us. I really like this kind of content and I'm hoping we can do more high-level deal making stuff in the future. We also talk a lot about outsourcing opportunities in the Philippines.
TMBA 020 (LBP20) – 3 Things on Our Mind – Selling, Passion, and Vision PLUS How Social Media Changed our Thailand Experience
This episode was recorded in the same room(!) in Phuket, Thailand, on one of our quarterly global meet-up brainstorming extravaganzas. Hope you'll enjoy some ideas we are cooking up.
TMBA 019 (LBP19) – Season 2 is Here – 8 Business Principles We Wish We Knew Before Starting Our Business
Hiya podcast listeners, thanks for dropping by our site. Ian and I are currently on a goal-setting retreat in Krabi province, Thailand. On Saturday we are going to the famous (infamous?) Koh Phi Phi to have a blast, but for now we are busy setting goals and working on some big projects for 2010.