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Selling More Online: A Conversation All About E-commerce

John Lawson and Jackson Cunningham spoke at the Survive and Thrive Summit and talked all about starting e-commerce. Hosted and produced by Ramon Ray of Smart Hustle Media, the first two Summits were successfully held in 2020. The next one will be in the spring of 2021. Be the first to know when that...

The Key to Knowing and Asking What You’re Worth

https://youtu.be/g-DHYFQ5pY0 A couple of months ago I was scrolling through LinkedIn and to my surprise, I saw that my friend Lantre Barr had recently been named Inc. 5000’s Fastest Growing Companies in the US. After graduating college in the middle of the recession, like many Americans, Lantre found it difficult to find a job using...

Depression, Branding and more. CapitalOne’s Justin McCullough interviews Entrepreneur Ramon Ray

Justin McCullough, Vice President of eCommerce at CapitalOne interviews entrepreneur and bestselling author Ramon Ray on his journey from depression, branding, getting repeat customers and more. Their discussion touches on: How to overcome entrepreneurial depression. Overcoming big mistakes in business and getting back on track. The power of mentorship and fighting self doubt. Ramon's 3...

Can You Afford to Be Average? The Mogul Mom Chats with Ramon Ray

Most of us just can't afford to be average. I had a great interview with Gabriella Ribeiro she's an entrepreneur with an amazing travel agency (48 Hour Power Jaunt), community for business focused moms (The Mogul Mom) and more. We recently discussed: Risk - an essential trait for business owners. Why you can't afford to be average/regular. ...

Josh Koppel Talks About Bringing Old Media to Life With Ingage

Josh Koppel Talks About Bringing Old Media to Life With Ingage

For large multinational companies and enterprises, issues in creating high-quality content and interactive media are rare. But for the small business entrepreneur, it’s a different story. I spoke recently with Josh Koppel, the founder of Scrollmotion, about this very disconnect between small and large business capabilities and how his company’s iPad app is trying to...

How an Entrepreneurial Doctor's Product is Helping Babies Take Medicine

How an Entrepreneurial Doctor’s Product is Helping Babies Take Medicine

There’s nothing that says you need to come from a certain field or background in order to become an entrepreneur, and my latest podcast guest is proof of that. Dr. Agnes Scoville, the creator of the Pacidose, spoke with me recently about how her 15 years of experience as an ER doctor and recent...

How Irma Cedeno is Finding Success by Helping Entrepreneurs Tap Into the Spanish Market

How Irma Cedeno is Finding Success by Helping Entrepreneurs Tap Into the Spanish Market

As an entrepreneur, you’re busy thinking about where that next client will come from and what your next big move will be. So, when an opportunity arises that seems as like it may only be of benefit to you, it’s sometimes difficult to seize upon it. After all, your time is precious and it’s...

McAfee Insights on Small Business Cyberattacks: How, Why, and What You Can Do

McAfee Insights on Small Business Cyberattacks: How, Why, and What You Can Do

Think hackers are just aiming for the big guys? Think again. Recent statistics indicate that 43 percent of all cyberattacks target small businesses. Moreover, 60 percent of them will go out of business within six months of the attack. To understand why this is, I have a bonus interview to add to my Dell...

embracing digital transformation

Embracing Digital Transformation: Dell EMC World 2017

Earlier this May I took a trip to Las Vegas to attend Dell EMC World, a four-day conference jam packed with information about business, technological innovation and the digital transformation happening in small business. I’m talking keynotes, breakouts, guru sessions, and hands-on labs on over 500 different topics, plus interactive demos and the opportunity to...