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Your host, Tim Melanson talks to self-employed, home based "Work @ Home RockStars" to learn their best tips and tricks to be successful.

Work at Home RockStar Podcast Tim Melanson

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Your host, Tim Melanson talks to self-employed, home based "Work @ Home RockStars" to learn their best tips and tricks to be successful.

    WHR 3.86 : Growing Your Business Through Social Media Marketing with Vladimer Botsvadze

    WHR 3.86 : Growing Your Business Through Social Media Marketing with Vladimer Botsvadze

    Today we are joined by Thought Leader, Speaker, Fortune 500 Consultant, Advisory Board Member, and Startup Advisor, Vladimer Botsvadze. We talk about his business success and challenges and how he got to where he is today through consistency and a lot of effort. He also talks about his preferred social media platform and how he helps various businesses grow exponentially with his expertise in marketing.
     
    Ranked as the No. 1 Global Marketing Thought Leader by Thinkers360 in 2020 with over 130,000 followers across his social media platforms, Vladimer is a world-renowned digital transformation and social media influencer and keynote speaker who initiates change, drives growth, and positions brands as market leaders in their industries.   
    Vladimer has become one of the world's top speakers on technology and he has been booked by Startup Grind, Digital Talk Forum, AI Conversational and Global Marketing Summit. His keynote speeches center around his social media career and his marketing strategies provide a foundation for success. He helps high-performers achieve their growth and prepares organizations to think with a new perspective on the future of marketing. 
     
    Vladimer is currently an Advisory Board Member of RETHINK Retail in Orlando, Florida. He has been elected as a jury member at the Digital Revolution Awards and the Prolific North Marketing Awards in the UK. In addition, he is a member of the Marketing Judging Committee of the American Business Awards. He has been featured in Forbes, Bloomberg, and Yahoo Finance. 
     
    A prolific writer, he has contributed to the European Business Review. He has been interviewed by World Biz Magazine, Natfluence, Billion Success, Thought Leader Magazine, Irish Tech News, and Emerging Europe. He sets the highest standards for marketing and delivers extraordinary results. 
     
    Vladimer has been recognized as a Transformative Leader of the Year by Exeleon Magazine, Insights Success Magazine has named him among the Top 10 Inspiring Business Leaders Making a Difference, and Enterprise World Magazine has listed him among the Top 5 Successful Entrepreneurs to Watch in 2022. Vladimer is among the Top 25 Digital Transformation Influencers by Sparity and the Top 100 Global Retail Influencers by RETHINK Retail. 


     
    Reach out to Vladimer at:
    Website: https://www.vladimerbotsvadze.com/
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/vladimerbotsvadze/
    IG: https://www.instagram.com/vladimerbotsvadze/
    FB: https://www.facebook.com/VladimerBotsvadze/?fref=ts
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/VladoBotsvadze
     
    ———
    I love connecting with Work at Home RockStars! Reach out on LinkedIn, Instagram, or via email
     
    Website 💻 https://workathomerockstar.com
    WHR Facebook Group 📌
    https://www.facebook.com/groups/workathomerockstarjamroom
     
    Feel free to DM us on any of our social platforms:
    Instagram 📷 https://www.instagram.com/workathomerockstar
    Email 💬  tim@workathomerockstar.com
    LinkedIn ✍ https://www.linkedin.com/in/timmelanson/
     



    In This Episode:
    [0:46] Vladimer’s inspiring success story
    [5:53] What was something that didn’t go as planned for Vladimer?
    [10:11] How did he get more followers?
    [11:08] What are the things he does that continuously bring him success?
    [12:42] How does he convert followers into fans?
    [14:54] Anik Malenfant, the founder of Mastering Ascension, shares her wonderful experience with Tim Melanson
    [19:13] Does he gravitate to a certain social media platform for building his business?
    [24:02] How can you work with Vladimer?
    [24:48] Who is the ideal client for him?
    [26:59] Where to find Vladimer
    [30:01] Outro

    • 30 min
    WHR 3.85 : Katie McManus

    WHR 3.85 : Katie McManus

    In today’s episode, we are joined by Coach, Strategist, and Speaker, Katie McManus, to talk all about her business and how she grew it exponentially. She also shares her story, starting from her bad relationship with money, hitting rock bottom, and finally climbing to the top.
     
    Katie's motto is "stop being a weenie" -  which speaks perfectly to her belief that anything can be accomplished with a little bravery.
     
    Mission-Driven Entrepreneurs coach with Katie to get out of overwhelmed and into a plan that actually fits. Because they've tried all the other business coaching programs, up to now - nothing’s worked.
     
    Katie’s a straightforward business strategist and coach who believes in empowered decision-making over waiting for motivation to strike.
     
    With a background in B2C and B2B sales, Katie was trained in Executive Business Coaching and Leadership Development at the Co-Active Training Institute in San Rafael, California. She's a CPCC (Certified Professional Co-Active Coach) and an ACC (Associate Certified Coach) with the International Coaching Federation.
     
    She loves traveling, her goofy dog Luna, and celebrating clients' wins with good champagne.
     
    Learn more about Katie at:
    Website: https://www.katiemcmanus.com/
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/katiemcmanusleadership/
    FB: https://www.facebook.com/katie.mcmanus.leadership
    IG: https://www.instagram.com/katie.the.coach/
     
    Join her Build Your Own Business program: https://byob.katiemcmanus.com/
     
    ———
    I love connecting with Work at Home RockStars! Reach out on LinkedIn, Instagram, or via email
     
    Website 💻 https://workathomerockstar.com
    WHR Facebook Group 📌
    https://www.facebook.com/groups/workathomerockstarjamroom
     
    Feel free to DM us on any of our social platforms:
    Instagram 📷 https://www.instagram.com/workathomerockstar
    Email 💬  tim@workathomerockstar.com
    LinkedIn ✍ https://www.linkedin.com/in/timmelanson/
     
     
    In This Episode:
    [0:48] An inspiring success story
    [8:00] What was something that didn’t go as Katie planned?
    [14:38] Hitting rock bottom and her relationship with money
    [22:16] Marc Mawhinney from Natural Born Coaches shares his experience with Tim and Creative Crew Agency
    [22:57] Keeping the cash flow
    [25:31] How does she turn audiences into fans?
    [32:45] How does her workspace look like?
    [35:45] Who are the people who help Katie make success happen?
    [39:55] What’s exciting in Katie’s business?
    [42:54] Who will get the most value out of her programs?
    [44:03] How to find out more about Katie
    [44:52] Outro

    • 45 min
    WHR 3.84 : Richard White

    WHR 3.84 : Richard White

    Today we are joined by Richard White, the Founder, and CEO of Fathom, to talk about his journey from cold-calling competitor companies to finally building his own. He shares the many ups and downs he experienced at the beginning and how his business has grown exponentially in a year.
     
    Richard White has been a founder and deeply entrenched in the Silicon Valley startup scene for the last two decades. He was Product Design lead at Kiko.com, the startup that Justin Kan and Emmett sold on eBay for $258K. He went on to found UserVoice, where he is still chairman of the board. He founded Fathom Video in 2020 and was in YC Class of Winter 2021.
     
    Learn more about Richard at:
    Website: https://fathom.video/
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/rrwhite/
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/rrwhite
     
    ———
    I love connecting with Work at Home RockStars! Reach out on LinkedIn, Instagram, or via email
     
    Website 💻 https://workathomerockstar.com
    WHR Facebook Group 📌
    https://www.facebook.com/groups/workathomerockstarjamroom
     
    Feel free to DM us on any of our social platforms:
    Instagram 📷 https://www.instagram.com/workathomerockstar
    Email 💬  tim@workathomerockstar.com
    LinkedIn ✍ https://www.linkedin.com/in/timmelanson/



    Show notes:
    [0:37] A story of success you can be inspired by
    [1:51] Something that didn’t go as planned for Richard
    [7:21] Finding fans and converting audiences
    [13:53] What is Richard’s approach to gathering the band?
    [18:42] Richard’s workspace set up through the years
    [23:01] What’s the exciting news in Richard’s business now?
    [28:22] Where to learn more about Fathom
    [28:56] Outro

    • 29 min
    WHR 3.83 : Paul Alex

    WHR 3.83 : Paul Alex

    Today we are joined by the CEO and Founder of ATMTogether, Paul Alex, to talk about his business, how he started, and his journey from being a 9-5er to being the entrepreneur he is today. He also shares the successes and challenges he’s had throughout the years.
     
    Paul Alex is a former law enforcement officer turned entrepreneur. He has experience in sales and digital marketing. He founded ATMTogether.com Automation Services to help clients establish their first ATM locations. The company has helped educate an excess of over 29,000 aspiring entrepreneurs nationwide regarding the ATM industry and currently has over 1,000 clients enrolled in their ATM Automation program.
     
    Connect with Paul at:
    Website: https://www.atmtogether.com/
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/289333989110857
    Email: Paul@atmtogether.com
     
    ———
    I love connecting with Work at Home RockStars! Reach out on LinkedIn, Instagram, or via email
     
    Website 💻 https://workathomerockstar.com
    WHR Facebook Group 📌
    https://www.facebook.com/groups/workathomerockstarjamroom
     
    Feel free to DM us on any of our social platforms:
    Instagram 📷 https://www.instagram.com/workathomerockstar
    Email 💬  tim@workathomerockstar.com
    LinkedIn ✍ https://www.linkedin.com/in/timmelanson/
     



    In This Episode:
    [0:35] Paul’s story of inspiring success
    [8:19] What didn’t go as planned for Paul?
    [14:25] Why do other people find it hard to believe in your dreams?
    [20:43] Marc Mawhinney from Natural Born Coaches shares his experience with Tim and Creative Crew Agency
    [21:25] What is Paul’s approach to getting good at what he does?
    [25:42] Audience and fans
    [31:58] What are the tools he uses to succeed in his business?
    [38:37] What is exciting in Paul’s business right now?
    [42:44] Who would benefit the most in their business?
    [44:35] Outro

    • 44 min
    WHR 3.82 : Matthew Stibbe

    WHR 3.82 : Matthew Stibbe

    In this episode, Matthew Stibbe, the CEO of Articulate Marketing and B2B Marketing Expert, joins us to talk about how he started his business and how they help their clients grow by making them stand out and accelerating their sales. He also talks about his work-at-home journey before it was even a thing.
     
    Matthew studied history at Pembroke College, Oxford, before starting Intelligent Games, a computer games company, and sold it ten years later, in 2000. He started writing for magazines including Wired, Popular Science, and Director.
     
    The writing bug led him to Articulate Marketing, where he is currently CEO. He also launched Turbine, an online app that simplifies routine business paperwork such as purchase orders.
     
    He started flying in 1999 and has an EASA private pilot license and an FAA commercial license with about 800 hours in his logbook. He passed his WSET Wine and Spirits Diploma in 2019 and blogging about wine, aviation, and management in his spare time.
     
    Connect with Matthew at:
    Website: https://www.articulatemarketing.com/
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/matthewstibbe/
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/mstibbe
     
    ———
    I love connecting with Work at Home RockStars! Reach out on LinkedIn, Instagram, or via email
     
    Website 💻 https://workathomerockstar.com
    WHR Facebook Group 📌
    https://www.facebook.com/groups/workathomerockstarjamroom
     
    Feel free to DM us on any of our social platforms:
    Instagram 📷 https://www.instagram.com/workathomerockstar
    Email 💬  tim@workathomerockstar.com
    LinkedIn ✍ https://www.linkedin.com/in/timmelanson/
     
    In This Episode:
    [0:36] A story of success in Matthew’s life
    [10:44] What’s something that didn’t go as Matthew planned?
    [19:20] How to get a good home office set up?
    [21:07] Anik Malenfant, the founder of Mastering Ascension, shares her wonderful experience with Tim Melanson
    [24:41] On getting noticed for the work he does
    [28:37] How does Matthew keep the cash flowing?
    [36:39] What’s exciting in Matthew’s business?
    [43:32] Outro

    • 43 min
    WHR 3.81 : Noemi Beres

    WHR 3.81 : Noemi Beres

    In this episode, the Co-Owner of Podcast Connections, Noemi Beres, joins us to talk about her business, how she started, what she has learned throughout the years, and how she made sure she is the best at what she does.
     
    Noémi Beres is the Co-Owner of Podcast Connections.
     
    With her husband, they help entrepreneurs and business owners share their knowledge and connect them to quality podcast shows. In addition, Noemi is dedicated to helping experts grow their business with interviews.
     
    She started to work in the online marketing field back in 2007. Noemi has a Master’s Degree in Danish Literature and Language; she is a linguist, content creator, and “master organizer.” She had been working from home for 15 years.
     
    Get in touch with Noemi:
    Website: https://www.podcastconnections.co/
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/noemiberes/?originalSubdomain=cy
     
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    I love connecting with Work at Home RockStars! Reach out on LinkedIn, Instagram, or via email
     
    Website 💻 https://workathomerockstar.com
     
    WHR Facebook Group 📌
     
    https://www.facebook.com/groups/workathomerockstarjamroom
     
    Feel free to DM us on any of our social platforms:
     
    Instagram 📷 https://www.instagram.com/workathomerockstar
     
    Email 💬 tim@workathomerockstar.com
     
    LinkedIn ✍ https://www.linkedin.com/in/timmelanson/



    In this episode:
    [0:42] Story of business success for Noemi
    [2:24] What are Noemi’s bad notes?
    [5:03] How did Noemi set up her workstation?
    [10:10] Marc Mawhinney from Natural Born Coaches shares his experience with Tim and Creative Crew Agency
    [10:51] On learning what they know
    [15:04] Reading books and continue learning
    [17:19] What’s new for Noemi and Podcast Connections?
    [19:33] How to connect with Noemi
    [21:04] Outro

    • 21 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
14 Ratings

14 Ratings

Michaeloz11 ,

This deserves to be on a network!

Tim is so well prepared I thought I was on a CBC show! Well thought out prep and questions throughout. Tim is charming and well spoken as well as fun and entertaining to chat with! Top shelf. Oz

Melbeau84 ,

Awesome!

Great podcast, awesome at picking guest. Packed with golden nuggets.
Mel B

This Guy Knows His stuff!! ,

Working From Home Is The Future!!

This podcast is exciting for numerous reasons. 1st being Tim himself, I have the priveldge of knowing Tim and understanding that he truly has insights and strategies that work in real life. He comes from a place of genuine desire to see our world and the people in it, succeed in life and business.

2nd is that Tim is well connected and can attract guests that share real life tips, tools and strategies for anyone looking to escape the rat race and work from home.

3rd Tim has the personal experience and success to leads us into a place where we can work from home and live our passions! What else could you ask for in a podcast??

Simply Top Notch!!!