Many business owners underestimate what optimism can do for them and their company, but it is one of the most powerful skills one can have. A positive mindset can bring you through many of life’s paths – and the path from starting a business to growing and running one can be a path with many twists and turns. In this week’s episode, Doug C. Brown speaks with Matt Nuccio, the president of Design Edge, Inc, a toy and game development, marketing, manufacturing, inventing, and consulting agency. They discuss lessons learned from a lifetime in business from Matt’s experience as the second generation of Design Edge, navigating the obstacles of building a company, the power of looking on the bright side, insight into the toy industry and choosing the right products, and much, much more.
What does long term thinking mean to you? We all have our own ideas of what this means – and this changed based on where you are in your life and business journeys. In this week’s episode, Doug C. Brown talks with Alex Malebranche, the founder and CEO of PlaneAhead, a company that finds the best flight offers and exchanges your tickets if your flight prices drop. Alex and Doug discuss long-term thinking across various stages of business, moving from an employee to an ownership state of mind, profitability, and much more.
While many of us know what values we hold, we tend to separate the business and the personal ones. But this doesn’t always have to be the case – and sometimes, it’s a better idea not to. In today’s episode of CEO Sales Strategies, Doug C. Brown discusses how sales cannot be differentiated from the self with David Meltzer, the founder of David Meltzer Enterprises, the Co-Founder of Sports 1 Marketing, and the former CEO of Steinberg Sports and Entertainment. They also discuss how integrating your personal values into your sales strategies can not only boost your sales, but also your wellbeing and happiness – and much, much more.
Successful entrepreneurs all have traits in common that help drive them to success. Doug C. Brown talks to best-selling author and CEO Shriya Sekhsaria about her company, Lumhaa, and how it grew from its beginnings as a way to help parents deal with grief to today as a way to save and share memories. Learn […]