Business Launch Podcast is where Carlo Selorio interview business owners on how they got started on their journey to entrepreneurship. We help promote businesses get seen and tell their stories.
Investing Insights: Unleashing the Power of Buyer's Agents with Kev Tran
Kev Tran shares his story growing up in Sydney's West where he learnt hard work from his Mum who migrated from Vietnam as refugee. He studied Hospital Management and got a job in the Casino industry where he helped High End clients who had abundance mindset on creating wealth which led him to Property Investing.
Interviewing Legends with Bevan 'Bevo' Jones
I delve into Bevan 'Bevo' Jones life on how he got started as a Podcaster interviewing Sports Legends and has a this is your life episodes for his Podcast.
Bevo got started in the Radio scene in Adelaide where he host Breakfast Radio shows in the country which led him into starting his Video Podcast Legends with Bevo.
Building a Property Investing business while working a 9 to 5 with Andrew Hew
Andrew Hew shares his story on how he started a property investing business part time while working a 9 to 5 job. Andrew has a portfolio of 12 properties in a span of 10 years by having a team of an Acountant, Brokers and Buyers Agent. Andrew breaks down his simple steps and mindset to get to his goals.
Andrew's business advice is having a goal in mind, that's really important because it's probably one of the, the best things that I did with my accountant at the time was just working out where you want to be.
What is it in 10 years time, in 20 years time, or whatever it is, whatever that end goal is in a, you know, with it's short, medium, long term. Having that in in mind then gives you something to aim towards and gives you, uh, then. , you can work backwards from there. It's almost like backwards architecting what you need to do.
Andrew's book recommendation:
1. Rich Dad, Poor Dad by Robert Kiyosaki
2. Barefoot Investor for Kids
If you want to connect with Andrew you can get him on linkedin below:
Builidng a Publishing and Magazine Empire with Mike Ilagan
In an interview with Carlo Selorio, Mike Ilagan discusses his childhood in Sydney's West and how he discovered early on that he had a knack for entrepreneurship by buying candy in bulk when he was young and selling it for a profit. Mike completed a course in graphic design, but because he lacked experience, he was unable to get employment. Mike founded his own publication so he could build a portfolio. For the first five years, he didn't make any money, but he persisted and built a publishing empire.
Mike's Top 3 Business Advice:
1. Don't quit your day job just yet when you first start a business.
2. Do your research. Don't jump into any, um, I guess any business that you, you've seen in TV or heard your friends say, oh, this is a great business and you should be doing this.
3. Build a Strong Network
Mike's book recommendation is the Bible. You need to have your faith to turn to.
You can get Mike on his following handles:
Transforming Businesses through Consulting with Patrick Tsang
Patrick Tsang is a specialist in quality engineering practices whose been pivotal in transforming start ups and leading large scale programs of work. He specialises in identifying bottlenecks and proposing robust solutions to drive efficiency. A well rounded individual who builds relationships with ease and lasting impressions.
Pat's Top 3 Business Advice for Entrepreneurs and Business Owners:
1. Go to conference and meet ups and build a strong network.
2. Find a someone who has specific skillsets that specialise in what you are looking for.
3. Have a good support network that you can turn to.
Pat's book recommendation:
1. First book is the goal eliyahu goldratt
Book is about the lean Methology, Six Sigma and helps with any kind of Transformation in business.
2. The Phoenix Project by Gene Kim, Kevin Behr, George Spafford.
If you want to get in Contact with Patrick, you can contact him in linked in and let him know that Carlo sent you from the Business Launch Podcast.
Linkedin Handle is https://www.linkedin.com/in/patrickhinfaitsang/
Faith, Listening and Building Communities with Qwayne Guevara from The Young Lions Cafe and The Hustle Society
Qwayne Guevera shares her story growing up in Western Sydney in a Filipino family in a diverse culture. She grew up learning to service in Church and Youth Groups. As she came back from the World Youth Day 2016, she realised that she wants to share her passion for building communities and started with her business partner Remi. After a few years, she realised that her Basketball Team was having a hard time to getting courts to train and decided to create her own Basketball Facility!!!
Top 3 Business Advice:
1. To really learn how to listen. - Continue to be teachable because you just never know when someone's going to give you a nugget.
2. Really remember and know your Why? Especially when things get tough. This will keep you going in the direction you want to go.
3. Build a Solid Community around you. This helps you spread your message and help you grow your business.
Qwayne has 3 books that she recommends:
1. The Wounded Healer
2. The Alchemist
You can reach out to Qwayne in her handles below:
We just launched another business so I love getting advice and tips for what people are doing right now in their start up. This show is packed with great content and tips. Thank you Carlo and also I love your accent! Sorry had to…
It’s like getting an MBA in entrepreneurship
So glad I found this show! The first part of episodes get you to know the person and their context with a few nuggets thrown in.
But then get out your notepad and prepare to get mentored in the second half
Some of the wisdom shared changed my thinking on marketing and growing a business and I’m changing my actions as a result
The crisis of intimacy vs. isolation
We’re in am era of online interconnectedness and emotional isolation - and it’s no wonder depression is an epidemic! Thanks for bringing us together and tackling the root cause of our social malaise. And making it fun!