The Great Business Experiment
By John Lee Dumas
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The Great Business Experiment "Kickstarter" is a series of 10 interviews with Entrepreneurs who ran extremely successful Kickstarter campaigns. They share their journey and reveal the secrets to their success. Join us as we learn from their mistakes, and find out what they would do differently if they could do it all over again.
||CleanChris Brogan Promo||--||10/21/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean10: Simon Tam of The Slants||Simon is best known as the founder of The Slants, an internationally recognized performing arts organization. Simons unique approach to marketing and activism has resulted in features on NPR, All Things Considered, the American Express Business OPEN,...||1/2/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean9: Chris White of Paris MTN Scout||Chris White is a filmmaker based in South Carolina. He and his wife Emily own an online film distribution company called Paris MTN Scout, that brings artistically ambitious, non-cynical films to the world. Chris and Emilys own films, TAKEN IN and GET...||1/2/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean8: Aubrie Pagano of Bow and Drape||Bow and Drape is an e-clothier that allows women to design their own clothing. With a few clicks, Bow and Drape guides its shoppers to flattering silhouettes that they can easily modify into unique clothing, using hand-selected silhouettes, colors,...||1/2/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean7: Seun Olubodun of Duke and Winston||Seun Olubodun is the founder of Philadelphia based clothing line Duke and Winston, a one man casual apparel brand with a strong local following. The goal of his Kickstarter campaign was to raise funds that would allow him to introduce his line to a...||1/2/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean6: Bonnie Min of Love and Dumplings||Registered nurse by day and toymaker by night. Bonnie Min is the cofounder, president and head chief platypus of Love and Dumplings. She founded the company to spread love through toys. Their toys are sold in sets of two so you can give one of them...||1/2/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean5: Isabel Thottam of Hold On Another Day||Isabel Thottam is the Founder and Executive Producer of Hold On Another Day, a start-up, for-profit organization that creates mix CDs for non-profit causes to help those suffering from mental illness through the power of music. Isabel is a recent...||1/2/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean4: Jake Bronstein of Flint and Tinder||Jake Bronstein is the founder of Flint and Tinder, a maker of premium men's underwear right here in America. After launching his Kickstarter campaign with a simple question - "Why is no premium underwear made in America?" - Jake got an outpouring of...||12/31/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean3: Kevin Lawton of Crowdfunding Revolution||Kevin is a serial visionary, entrepreneur, technologist, spark behind a key technology of cloud computing, author, blogger and early contact in crowdfunding from the Whitehouse.||12/22/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean2: The Fabulous Miss Wendy||The Fabulous Miss Wendy has toured with Slash, but to raise money to fund her upcoming album produced by Kim Fowley, this entrepreneur turned to Kickstarter. She needed $5,000. She got it. But how did she do it? What can other entrepreneurs learn from...||12/22/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean1: Jon Fawcett of Fuse Chicken||Jon Fawcett is the CEO of Fuse Chicken, a startup launched from the wildly successful Une Bobine Kickstarter project. Une Bobine is a hybrid stand and charge cable for iPhone and Android. Fuse Chicken smashed the $10,000 funding goal with over...||12/22/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
Tremendous overview of the Kickstarter funding Platform for Entrepreneurs
John Dumas once again hits it out of the Podcast park with with helpful content for all entrepreneurs. His daily podcast (Entrepreneur on Fire) is a must listen to for all Entrepreneurs as he interviews amazing successful people who provide great tips to help you get started and succeed.
Funding as many entrepreneurs know is a difficult obstacle and Crowdfunding has become a great avenue for many startups to gain access to needed capital. John does a great job interviewing startups that have used the Kickstarter platform who offer you great advice on what to expect and how to execute. He pulls back the curtain and really shows you what goes on with great questions.
I highly recommend tuning in to both Podcast as Knowledge is Power and you'll definitely get your fair share of it with his Podcasts!
This is a must listen!
I did not really understand what Kickstarter was or crowd-funding even. Now I totally get it, and am fired up to get involved in this great opportunity!
The Great Business Experiment | Kickstarter podcast is such a treat - an opportunity to hear about Kickstarter straight from the pros! This podcast provides insider info and intriguing stories from entrepreneurs who have actually done Kickstarter campaigns themselves. True to form, John Dumas has found some great entrepreneurs to interview and is producing a quality podcast that is relevant and inspiring. I love the wide range of industries being represented, and it's really neat to listen to the different experiences people have had with Kickstarter. Fantastic Find!