34 episodes

Nicholas Scalf and Darryl Lim bring you updates on their business that they bought from Microacquire an online business marketplace. It's a small lower five figure business which should be within most people's reach to purchase. We will discuss our failures, our wins and what we plan on doing to grow the business. As well, we'll interview guests who have also bought/built their online businesses as well as some Founders who have exited so we can learn together. Come Along for the ride as we grow it into a real business ---or fail in public.

Buy and Build: Acquiring an Online Business & Building in Public Nicholas Scalf & Darryl Lim

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 41 Ratings

Nicholas Scalf and Darryl Lim bring you updates on their business that they bought from Microacquire an online business marketplace. It's a small lower five figure business which should be within most people's reach to purchase. We will discuss our failures, our wins and what we plan on doing to grow the business. As well, we'll interview guests who have also bought/built their online businesses as well as some Founders who have exited so we can learn together. Come Along for the ride as we grow it into a real business ---or fail in public.

    Ep. 34: A Crypto Implosion Took Down the King --- Here's What Just Happened

    Ep. 34: A Crypto Implosion Took Down the King --- Here's What Just Happened

    This week LUNA and it's stablecoin UST blew up and took down the entire crypto market.  Nick talks with the founder and writer of http://solsweet.co/, Toby Johnston, to break down all the madness.  This story has a little bit of everything:  Financial warfare, conspiracy theories, Citadel (the villains from the GameStop series), George Soros and the Bank of England, and an economic fallout to the tune of hundreds of billions.  If you're interested in crypto, you don't want to miss this one.



    You can follow Toby on Twitter over at @TenderKiwi, and subscribe to his newsletter at http://solsweet.co/.



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    * Have you bought a business, or are you currently building your own startup? Want to be a guest on the show? Want to just chat?  Send us an email to buybuildpod@gmail.com, or reach Darryl on Twitter at @darrylklim and Nick at @scalfino.

    • 37 min
    Ep. 33: DTC Hand-to-Hand Combat: Lessons From Street Magic to 8 Figure Brands

    Ep. 33: DTC Hand-to-Hand Combat: Lessons From Street Magic to 8 Figure Brands

    In this episode, we talk with Danavir Sarria.  Danavir is an e-commerce, SEO, SMS, and email marketing expert who works with 7-8 figure DTC brands.  We dig into his strategies for building his own d2c brand from scratch, https://rooftopsquad.com --- and we couldn’t let him go without getting his advice for growing our own businesses.  Davavir gave us a bunch of immediately actionable advice, so I know you’ll find this one helpful.



    You can find Danavir on Twitter at @danavirsarria, and if you want to work with him on your e-comm business you can reach out to him at https://supplydropmedia.com/.



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    * Have you bought a business, or are you currently building your own startup? Want to be a guest on the show? Want to just chat?  Send us an email to buybuildpod@gmail.com, or reach Darryl on Twitter at @darrylklim and Nick at @scalfino.

    • 45 min
    Ep. 32: What are We Building Now? *Secret* It's a Crypto Newsletter and a Supplement

    Ep. 32: What are We Building Now? *Secret* It's a Crypto Newsletter and a Supplement

    In this episode, we talk about the state of affairs in the crypto markets and get into the details of the new things we are building. Now that we've decided to move on from our project from last year, we needed to our next entrepreneurship challenge. While with Class Cast, We decided to work together, on these projects we're working separately. So in this episode we openly discuss how we started building what we're building, what it looks like and what our goals are for these projects. We will attempt to a better job at updating everyone on a regular basis as we build our businesses! Give this episode a listen and come along for the ride!

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    * If you haven't done so already, please *smash* that subscribe button as we drop more episodes and special guests weekly! This also helps our small podcast grow so we can keep bringing awesome guests!  *Please rate and review us on Apple iTunes which you can do here - https://ratethispodcast.com/buybuildpod/apple

    *Support the pod by spreading the word - refer us and tell friends. Send them to https://buybuildpod.com/ and click Subscribe!

    * Have you bought a business before and are currently building it? Want to be a guest on the show? Send us an email to buybuildpod@gmail.com

    • 41 min
    Ep.31: Rising from the Ashes for Season 2 & the Full Post Mortem Report on the Business We Bought - Class Cast Live

    Ep.31: Rising from the Ashes for Season 2 & the Full Post Mortem Report on the Business We Bought - Class Cast Live

    In this episode, we're back from the ashes (and we're really sorry for ghosting you) and we deliver you the full report on the business we bought last year. We tell you all the details you wanted to know about the business that we couldn't deliver before because we were in the middle of the business including cost of the business, tactics that we tried, corporate partnerships we were involved in, the lessons we learnt and how we tried to sell the business. Hear it all as we return back for Season 2 of Buy Build Podcast.

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    * Have you bought a business before and are currently building it? Want to be a guest on the show? Send us an email to buybuildpod@gmail.com

    • 37 min
    Ep. 30: Update on our Business, What we've learnt from our Guests & Talk about the Crypto Market like what we're interested in

    Ep. 30: Update on our Business, What we've learnt from our Guests & Talk about the Crypto Market like what we're interested in

    In this episode, we finally give an update on our business (as per request of many people), Class Cast and discuss all the different marketing options that we've tried that have worked and haven't worked. We'll let you know in detail about our different tests. In addition to this, being that we're at about 30 episodes, we wanted to recap some of the most important lessons that we've learnt in the journey of producing this podcast that our listeners can learn from and finally, we jump into some Crypto talk because it's that craze that's been taking over the internet.

    Want to subscribe to Nicholas's newsletter about crypto? Check it out here https://signup.thismorningonchain.com/

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    * Have you bought a business before and are currently building it? Want to be a guest on the show? Send us an email to buybuildpod@gmail.com

    • 38 min
    Ep 29: How This Developer built a Software for One Page Websites and Brought on 2.2 Million Users with AJ, the CEO of Carrd

    Ep 29: How This Developer built a Software for One Page Websites and Brought on 2.2 Million Users with AJ, the CEO of Carrd

    Ever built a website and thought, wow there's too many pages that I have create? Well, that's what AJ of Carrd.co thought. It turns out that he wasn't the only one. In fact there's 2.2 Million people who built 3.3 million websites on Carrd who thought the same.  We interview the mysterious AJ to ask him about how Carrd got started, how he built up his user base to 2.2 Million, and how Carrd became a K-Pop sensation.


    For additional information on Carrd, check it out here at https://carrd.co/
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    * If you haven't done so already, please *smash* that subscribe button as we drop more episodes and special guests weekly! This also helps our small podcast grow so we can keep bringing awesome guests!  *Please rate and review us on Apple iTunes which you can do here - https://ratethispodcast.com/buybuildpod/apple

    *Support the pod by spreading the word - refer us and tell friends. Send them to https://buybuildpod.com/ and click Subscribe!

    * Have you bought a business before and are currently building it? Want to be a guest on the show? Send us an email to buybuildpod@gmail.com

    • 1 hr 4 min

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