The ultimate guide to launching and growing a business online.
You’ve got a crazy idea, a hobby, a business or special expertise. You want to take it online, and you want to it be a money-making success. But what do you do next? Best-selling author and digital marketing specialist Bernadette Schwerdt (How to Build an Online Business and Secrets of Online Entrepreneurs) uncovers the inside tips and tricks that Australia’s most successful online entrepreneurs use to build their multi-million dollar businesses. This series will help you identify the best business ideas to pursue, guide you on how to set it up and give you the strategies to grow it quickly using low-cost tools. For those with existing businesses, you’ll learn how to maximise your online impact and access the little-known but powerful tools and technologies the top disruptors use to create a global presence.
Featuring interviews with some of Australia’s most successful disruptors, Bernadette reveals the underlying patterns common to all successful online businesses – what they did right, what they did wrong, what they would do differently and the short cuts to building an online business that only the successful know.
Developing an entrepreneur’s mindset
What makes a great entrepreneur and what skill sets and mindsets do they need to be successful? Here’s the good news: anyone can become a successful entrepreneur but the biggest and the best have some qualities in common that you might...
Coming up with a great start-up idea
How do you come up with a great idea for a startup? How do you choose the right idea to run with? How do you come up with an idea if you don’t have any ideas to start with? In this episode, Bernadette Schwerdt speaks to a man who knows...
Creating a minimum viable product (MVP) and why you need one
Lots of people have great ideas for startups, but few actually ever bring those ideas to fruition. One man who did take his idea from concept to completion is Morgan Coleman, the founder of Vets on Call. Bernadette Schwerdt talks to Morgan...
Finding the right web developer for your needs
Choosing a good web developer is one of THE most important decisions a startup entrepreneur makes. So, where do you go to find a good web developer, and how can you tell if they’re any good? What questions reveal their true ability to...
Creating a viral video for your business
Creating a video that gets watched by 50 million people is every startup’s dream, but how do you make that happen? Is it good luck, good marketing or a bit of both? Someone who knows how to create videos that go viral is Dave Christison...
Using social influencers to grow your business
One of the biggest challenges most new startups face is finding customers. In a crowded marketplace filled with cashed up competitors, how does a newbie, with no marketing budget and no word of mouth get found and get sales? Social influencers,...