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Andrew asks challenging questions, which leads to real stories behind how startups made it.

Startup Stories - Mixergy Andrew Warner

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Andrew asks challenging questions, which leads to real stories behind how startups made it.

    #2139 The simplest $6M dollar idea

    #2139 The simplest $6M dollar idea

    Today’s guest is doing $6M ARR selling freaking air fresheners. Seriously, just a better replacement for those little trees that hang from the rearview mirror.
    He says selling a fragrance over the internet is the world’s worse elevator pitch but I disagree. I want to find out how he did it.
    Ryan Baylis is the founder of Drift, a scent based, home goods company.

    Ryan Baylis is the founder of Drift, a scent based, home goods company.

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    #2138 Building a global business from a small market

    #2138 Building a global business from a small market

    Rahul Aggarwal is the founder of Desighill, a creative marketplace for businesses and individuals.
    He built it and is running it from India even through only a small percentage of their customer base is represented there.
    I want to find out how he’s doing it.

    Rahul Aggarwal is the founder of Designhill, a creative marketplace for businesses and individuals.

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    #2137 What I’ve learned from 2,000+ interviews

    #2137 What I’ve learned from 2,000+ interviews

    I haven’t talked about this much but I have a new book coming out in October. The book is full of conversation techniques I’ve learned after 14 years and 2,000 interviews. The book is called Stop Asking Questions.
    I was interviewed by Tom Boyd of the Creators Are Brands podcast about what’s inside. Check out the conversation.

    Tom Boyd is the host of Creators Are Brands, where he helps creators unlock their creative power, tell better stories and build brands.

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    #2136 Why there’s still room in the productivity space

    #2136 Why there’s still room in the productivity space

    Alice Default is the co-founder of Double, which connects busy executives with experienced part-time assistants and delegation tools.
    I want to find out why she went from building software to building a service company.

    Alice Default is the co-founder of Double, which connects busy executives with experienced part-time assistants and delegation tools.

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    #2135 Reinventing a business killed by COVID

    #2135 Reinventing a business killed by COVID

    Joining me today is an entrepreneur who had a business that suffered of COVID closures in the restaurant space.
    So he rebounded with an idea that I think most people expected to fail. I want to find out why he hasn’t.
    Vitaly Alexandrov is the founder of Food Rocket, super-fast, on-demand grocery delivery.
     

    Vitaly Alexandrov is the founder of Food Rocket, super-fast, on-demand grocery delivery.

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    #2134 Finding a gap to fill in online education

    #2134 Finding a gap to fill in online education

    Joining me as an entrepreneur who took on the cloud at a time when people were not as enthused about it as I would have expected them to be.
    And so he looked around and realized that there’s a world of parents who want to teach their kids English but they lack access. So he created an online school that offers immersive English as a second language.
    Max Azarov is the founder of NovaKid, online English classes for kids.

    Max Azarov is the founder of NovaKid, online English classes for kids.

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Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
495 Ratings

495 Ratings

TrinaInDC ,

#2113 - Gupshup

Maybe Twitter copied Gupshup. 🧐

SFKanji ,

One of the Best

Andrew has amazing conversations with people that I want to know more about and he delivers in ways most other interviewers don’t.

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Great advice

Guests on Startup Stories - Mixergy share real, honest stories and advice that’s so useful to other business owners and those wanting to better themselves.

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