• How MeetEdgar Grew to $4 Million a Year with Proper Goal Setting July 20, 2017 7:00 am
    Most team planning is a mess: Bunch of meetings to discuss company and team goals Talk in circles about goal ideas, barely make any progress Weeks go by and you still have no idea — so you panic and pick a last-minute goal The result reflects the process: Bad goals which lead to a stagnating...
    david kelly
  • How to Grow Your Business to $1 Million — and Beyond July 18, 2017 7:00 am
    There’s a TON of information on the web about starting a business. That’s the easiest part. What about AFTER you get started? Growing a business is the real challenge of entrepreneurship. There are so many things that can go wrong, missteps you can take, and problems you can run into trying to grow a business:...
    david kelly
  • How to Create a Marketing Plan: My 6 Step Process July 13, 2017 7:00 am
    I spent over $100,000 at U.C. Berkeley to get my undergraduate business degree. Here’s the crazy part. I’ve used VERY little I learned from college in my marketing career. Most of my experience creating a marketing plan and developing marketing strategies has come from... Being employee #30 at Facebook (and then getting fired) Growing Mint.com...
    Noah Kagan
  • Meet Andrew Chen: How to Be Successful in Silicon Valley July 11, 2017 7:00 am
    Andrew Chen is one of the most well-known and respected executives in Silicon Valley. His experience is a laundry list of keeping it 💯 Head of Rider Growth at Uber Investor and advisor to big-name tech companies like AngelList, Dropbox, and more Main advisor to Sumo and AppSumo F yeah, Andrew. And as a close friend of mine,...
    david kelly
  • The Next Elon Musk — Meet John Arrow July 6, 2017 12:52 pm
    What do you think is going to happen in the future? John Arrow — aka the next Elon Musk — thinks about the future EVERY day. As the cofounder of Mutual Mobile, John loves to experiment with crazy future technologies and “moonshots” to change the world. If you want to prepare yourself for future jobs,...
    david kelly
  • 8 Google Sheets Tips to Grow & Automate Your Business July 5, 2017 7:00 am
    In startups, EVERYONE uses Google Sheets: Marketers track goals and results for campaigns SEO experts perform keyword and backlink research Content producers manage an editorial calendar And tons more... But the best of the best use Google Sheets differently than most. The experts use Sheets to automate their work. To help you take your Google...
    david kelly
  • How to Make a Podcast: Lessons from an NPR Producer June 28, 2017 7:00 am
    I’ve been marketing and building businesses for YEARS. But podcasting? I’m still a total newbie. Six months ago, I started Noah Kagan Presents and barely knew how to make a podcast. The audio was shit, the content was only OK, and I spoke way too damn fast. After releasing a couple episodes of my show,...
    david kelly
  • How Aubrey Marcus Grew Onnit to $28 Million in Revenue June 20, 2017 7:00 am
    Aubrey Marcus is obsessed with reaching his highest potential. To help fuel his drive for optimizing performance, he founded Onnit — a nutritional supplements brand to help himself and others achieve peak performance in life and sports. Today, the company is doing more than $28 million in yearly revenue. Niiiiiiiiiiice. As he keeps running the...
    david kelly
  • Breaking Rules with Onnit CEO Aubrey Marcus June 13, 2017 7:00 am
    “There’s very little that’s off limits. You can steer me in whatever waters you want.” I know Aubrey Marcus likes to push the boundaries. When we talked, we had one of the most remarkable, enlightening conversations of my life. We discussed everything from open relationships and love... to managing ego and psychedelics. Aubrey’s goal is...
    david kelly
  • From $100,000 of Debt to Co-Founding an 8-Figure Business June 6, 2017 7:00 am
    Recently, on our 12th Sumo team retreat in Tulum, Mexico, I sat down with my co-founder and CTO, Chad Boyda. We reflected on his entrepreneurial journey and the lessons he’s learned along the way. Growing up, Chad dreamed of being an entrepreneur. But it didn’t work out for him like you see in the movies...
    david kelly