094: Matt of Mattoverse Electronics

August 13, 2017
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Experimenting is key when it comes to starting a business. Sometimes, you have to find out what works...and what does not work. In this episode, I chat with Matt about what he has tried with his business, Mattoverse Electornics. Enjoy!

Check out Matt's awesome YouTube channel.

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093: Zach & Morgan of Mythos Pedals

August 13, 2017
00:0000:00

Zach & Morgan are a "power couple" running Mythos Pedals in Nashville, TN. We have an awesome conversation about their business and answer questions from listeners. Enjoy!

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092: Peter of VFE Pedals

August 1, 2017
00:0000:00

"Transparent!" "Mojo Tone!" "It's a SubeTcreamer!" <--These are words that can be misleading, overhyped and overused. How do you steer away from using this terminology? What do you do when your company has to scale down? In this episode, Peter Rutter talks about the challenges and experiences he's had with his business, VFE Pedals.

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Contact: peter@vfecustom.com

https://www.patreon.com/vfepedals

http://vfecustom.com/

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TIME STAMPS:

(00:00) Intro, (2:40) Location of business (4:55) Where is Peter originally from? (7:30) Peter’s role in his family, (10:49) Where did Peter’s love for music came from? (14:00) Why go into teaching? (15:40) Where does you confidence come from? (17:00) What do you parents do? (23:15) Was VFE Pedals your first business? (29:00) What prompted your addiction to building pedals? (31:00) “Sale-sy” words and misleading terminology (35:00) What helped your business to steer away from these overused hot words? (40:20) How and why did you scale down your company? (48:35) Main takeaway for anyone in a similar situation. (50:30) What was one thing you believed in that you don’t anymore? (52:55) Luck or hard work? (55:36) Peter’s tip with Kickstarter and his biggest failure (59:20) 3 things Peter is grateful for! (1:03:20) Peter’s best advice for listeners.

091: Keith of RedPlate Amps

July 25, 2017
00:0000:00

The best thing you can do is learn from others! Keith from RedPlate Amps talks about adding value rather than discounting your product(s), collaborating with other businesses, direct VS dealers and why business is all about relationships!

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Contact: info@redplateamps.com

602-997-0065

http://www.redplateamps.com/

https://www.facebook.com/RedPlateAmps

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TIME STAMPS:

(00:00) Intro, (03:35) Where is Keith originally from? (05:32) What did Keith’s parents do for work? (07:15) Was school a big part of your childhood? (08:20) When did you get interested in electrical engineering? (11:05) What did you do for work after dropping college? (12:20) Why didn’t you stay in Los Angeles? (17:55) How did you meet up with Henry and RedPlate Amps? (35:00) How do add value to your customers? (40:20) Keith’s challenge (45:50) Direct sales versus Dealers (56:50) If you had to start all over, what would you do? (1:05:15) What is the next goal for RedPlate Amps?

090: KNOBS

July 19, 2017
00:0000:00

You can start a business making video demos. My guest today, KNOBS, is doing it right now! Listen to his story and the origin of KNOBS. The time stamps are below. Please subscribe, leave a review and share this episode. Enjoy!

Contact: info.knobs@gmail.com

Watch: https://youtu.be/-6cXxFPgOQI

http://www.knobsdemos.com/

https://twitter.com/knobs_demos

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TIME STAMPS:

(00:00) Introduction, (02:30) Toronto talk, (04:55) how school/education influenced KNOBS, (07:18) mindset and philosophy, (10:40) traveling to Japan (14:00) culture shock in Japan, (16:00) his main lesson about traveling to Japan, (18:10) another opportunity in Iceland, (20:30) family talk, (22:20) how YouTube helped KNOBS during his travels, (26:00) eating sushi with your fingers vs chop sticks, (27:25) PHILIPPINES! (30:00) why marine biology is awesome, (33:50) why the marine biology career didn’t pan out for KNOBS, (36:20) Filipino culture (38:23) first steps into creating KNOBS, (39:22) what is the goal for KNOBS, (40:24) how creativity starts for KNOBS, (42:44) how KNOBS got into video, (44:00) GEAR TALK, (47:30) how did KNOBS market his gear demos, (49:00) how KNOBS manages his time, (51:40) the moment KNOBS knew he could start a business, (53:20) how to trust other people, (54:50) how did things change when KNOBS started the business, (56:30) booze talk! (59:00) more traveling abroad rants, (1:03:10) last piece of advice for anyone starting a business!

089: Matthew of Alexander Pedals & Disaster Area Designs

July 11, 2017
00:0000:00

Do you have a lifelong love for what you do? If the answer is yes, then you'll relate to my guest, Matthew from Alexander Pedals & Disaster Area Designs! This is a long episode thanks to Matthew's knowlege and experience in the guitar pedal industry.

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Contact: https://www.alexanderpedals.com/contact

https://www.alexanderpedals.com/

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http://www.disasterareaamps.com/

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088: Jon & Anna of Bondi Effects

July 4, 2017
00:0000:00

Why is it important to know people in your industry? You'll find out in this episode! Jon & Anna of Bondi Effects share their time with us to talk about Australia, the pedal industry and how a positive mentality has helped turn Bondi Effects into a full-time business.

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Contact: sales@bondieffects.com

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087: Ben of Dwarfcraft Devices

June 27, 2017
00:0000:00

Before listening to this episode, check out this youtube video playlist: Click here. In this episode, Ben talks about Eau Claire, WI, the origin of Dwarfcraft Devices and what to do when someone says "you're not ALLOWED to do what you want!" Enjoy!

Contact: dwarfcraftdevices@gmail.com

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086: Tim of Milkman Sound

June 21, 2017
00:0000:00

In this business, you have to pay close attention to detail! Tim Marcus from Milkman Sound joins me today to talk about what it takes to go from part-time to full-time. Also, we chat about your 2017 NBA Champs...The Golden State Warriors! Enjoy!

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085: Art of Nace Amps

June 6, 2017
00:0000:00

Who needs Google when you have Art from Nace Amps? In this awesome episode, I talk with Art about his experiences leading up to starting Nace Amps. Sit back and enjoy the ride because you're going to love his story. Enjoy!
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084: Jerry of Surreal Amplification

May 30, 2017
00:0000:00

Everyone has a story. Today, I release two different episodes with two different business owners. In this episode, I talk with Jerry from Surreal Amplification about receiving feedback, the challenges he faces, and how passion keeps him motivated.

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Contact: jerrydyer2003@yahoo.com
http://www.surrealamplification.com/

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083: Bobby of WoodTop Tone

May 30, 2017
00:0000:00

Everyone has a story. Today, I release two different episodes with two different business owners. In this episode, I talk with Bobby of WoodTop Tone about his career in comedy, experience with Hamer Guitars and his goals for WoodTop Tone.

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Contact: woodtoptone@gmail.com
https://www.kickstarter.com/profile/woodtoptone/abouthttps://www.youtube.com/channel/UCDBuMMGvII7Uk713JHQNQaw

www.WoodTopTone.com (Links to Kickstarter until June 5th. Then it links to the WoodTop Tone website)
 
 

 

Ep. 14 TomKat Episode

Ep. 17 Adventure Audio Episode

Ep. 71 Kauer Guitars Episode

 

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082: Nick of Prisma Guitars

May 23, 2017
00:0000:00

Don't focus on your resources. Instead, be more resourceful. In this awesome episode, Nick Pourfard talks about how the skateboard community influenced his upbringing and the origin of his business, Prisma Guitars.

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081: Tavo of The Nocturne Brain

May 16, 2017
00:0000:00

Rockabilly enthusiasts, this is your episode! Tavo from The Nocturne Brain talks about his adversity, the biggest lesson he has learned from listening to The Ruffian Show and the hardcore influence of the rockabilly sound.

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080: Philippe of Caroline Guitar Company

May 9, 2017
00:0000:00

This is a long one filled with so much value! Philippe is extremely knowledgeable and it comes out in this episode. From talking about the music industry to selling a product, we blow through a ton of topics. Also, Philippe shares a few stories from when the business, Caroline Guitar Company, first started out!

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079: Andy of Sinasoid

May 2, 2017
00:0000:00

What principals do you want to create in your business? How do you pick yourself back up from failures? Andy from Sinasoid answers these tough questions in today's episode. Please contact Andy to give him a big thank you for doing this episode. He was truly committed to making sure this episode was full of value for the listeners! 

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078: Joel of Chase Bliss Audio

April 25, 2017
00:0000:00

This is a side of Joel Korte you haven't seen yet. In today's awesome episode, Joel talks about his family's influence, the origins of Chase Bliss Audio and how he's been able to overcome struggles in the past. If you have ever heard interviews with Joel Korte, this one will be the best one. (No lie! I'm not biased at all...)

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http://stuttertalk.com/

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077: David of Rainger FX

April 18, 2017
00:0000:00

I'll interview anyone...even if he or she is in a different timezone and from a different country! I don't discriminate here. I chat it up with London native, David from Rainger FX about how his business started, NAMM and his biggest failure so far.

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http://www.raingerfx.com/
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076: Greg of SolidGoldFX

April 11, 2017
00:0000:00

I absolutely loved this episode! Greg from SolidGoldFX talks about the different paths he could have taken and why he ultimately picked guitar pedals. He also talks about how retail and sales have changed in the past 12 years. We even dive deep and talk about the most important lesson Greg has learned from his Dad.

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https://www.instagram.com/solidgoldfx/
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http://solidgoldfx.com/

 

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075: Kevin of Equitz Guitars

April 4, 2017
00:0000:00

Patience is a key factor when starting your own business. It also happens to be a key factor when building guitars! Kevin from Equitz Guitars talks about the work that goes into building a guitar from scratch. We also dig into working full-time on top of having a side-business.

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074: Jody of Coast Sonic

March 28, 2017
00:0000:00

You've probably heard of Coast Sonic, but not the photographer who founded the business. In this episode, Jody Morris talks about the difference between building a quality product vs building brand awareness. He also elaborates on the criteria Coast Sonic looks for when working with pedal builders/businesses. You definitely want to listen to this one!

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https://twitter.com/PedalProviders
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073: Adam of Satellite Amps

March 21, 2017
00:0000:00

What does it take to run a business? How do you make money and motivate yourself? These are hard questions to answer but Adam Grimm of Satellite Amps does his best to make sense of it all! We dive deep in this conversation! Be sure to check him out below and shoot him an email at info@satelliteamps.com

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072: Grant and Karen of BIG EAR n.y.c.

March 14, 2017
00:0000:00

I've said this in many of my episodes but it is worth saying again: You have to focus on your strengths! In this episode, Grant and Karen from BIG EAR n.y.c talk about using their limitations to their advantage. You'll find out how the business started and how the two of them compliment each other. This is an awesome episode for anyone who is struggling with starting a business. Here's some advice: Don't wait! Seriously! Do not wait to create something you know is going to be great!

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Check out: http://bigearnyc.com/

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071: Doug of Kauer Guitars

March 7, 2017
00:0000:00

Sometimes, you need to take advantage of the opportunities given to you! In this episode, Doug Kauer of Kauer Guitars talks about opportunities and whether or not a product will sell. Lastly, we touch a little bit on Kickstarter and crowdfunding. Coming at you from Section 7G!

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070: Sean Gibson of The Noise Reel

February 28, 2017
00:0000:00

If you haven't seen one of The Noise Reel's youtube videos, then you are missing out! Sean Gibson and I talk about a bunch of topics: how he films his gear demos and, most importantly, how he uses a "less is more" mindset.

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069: Ryan of McCaffrey Audio

February 21, 2017
00:0000:00

How do you know when to call it quits and start your own business? For some, you never really know. For others, you just know. Ryan talks about leaving a secure career to start McCaffrey Audio. We also talk about other great topics, but you're going to have to listen to find out. ;)

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068: Chris of Benson Amps

February 14, 2017
00:0000:00

"OBSESSED" is the best way to describe Chris of Benson Amps. In this episode, you'll learn about his business and the love for what he does. Starting a business is tough, so use this episode to motivate you to move forward.

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067: Joe & Eric of Electro-Faustus

February 7, 2017
00:0000:00

Creativity can be the biggest block to overcome when starting your guitar pedal business. In this episode, Joe and Eric of Electro-Faustus discuss their creativity process, craft beer and the challenges of starting a small business!

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066: How to Make a Killer Guitar Pedal Demo on YouTube with Jay Leonard J!

January 31, 2017
00:0000:00

Jay Leonard J shares with us his best tips on making an amazing YouTube video! You'll want to listen to this episode if you're thinking of releasing your own video demo.

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065: How to Sell Guitar Pedals on Reverb.com

January 24, 2017
00:0000:00

You will learn tips for buying, selling, and flipping pedals on Reverb.com. Dan Orkin, the Director of Content at Reverb.com, shares with us strategies for utilizing Reverb to your advantage!

Enjoy!

Check out: https://reverb.com/

E-mail Dan Orkin at dano@reverb.com

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064: How to Sell Guitar Pedals

January 17, 2017
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This is a mini-episode full of great content! If you liked it, let me know at Dan@TheRuffianShow.com or slide through the DMs! ;)

Also, I'll be at Winter NAMM 2017! Let's meet up!

Enjoy!

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Andrew of Cameltone Electronics

Scott of Stringjoy

Brian of Wampler Pedals

Thomas of Electric Albatross Audiocraft

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063: Matt of Rootbeer Audio

January 10, 2017
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If you love Philadelphia and handmade amps then this episode is for you! As always, it was a pleasure talking to Matt Manhire about his business, Rootbeer Audio.

Enjoy!

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062: Greg of 3 Monkeys Amps

January 3, 2017
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Greg has worked with Aerosmith, Green Day, Linkin Park, Hall & Oates and many others. As a touring guitar tech for 20 years, he has owned two pedalboard companies and is a founder and co-owner of 3 Monkeys Amps for 9 years. He is a big contributor in The Ruffian Circle and all-around good guy. I know you'll get a ton of value from today's episode!

Enjoy!

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https://www.3monkeysamps.com/

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061: Brian & Miguel of StacksFX

December 27, 2016
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Stacks FX is run by two awesome guys doing custom analog guitar and bass effects in Long Beach, CA. After brainstorming ideas and collaborating on pedal modifications, they formed Stacks FX in 2014. They have 6 pedals out right now and don't plan on stopping! Stacks FX is committed to delivering “No fluff. No Bull S**t."

Enjoy!

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https://www.facebook.com/StacksFX/

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http://www.stacksfx.com/

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060: Oliver of Death By Audio

December 21, 2016
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Death By Audio has some awesome pedals: Reverberation Machine, Fuzz War, Echo Dream 2 and way more! We talk about how his business started and you get a look into his creativity process.

Enjoy!

Check out: http://deathbyaudio.com/index.html

Reach out to Oliver here: askdeathbyaudio@gmail.com

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059: Facebook LIVE with Ryan of Yellowcake Pedals

December 12, 2016
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I did a live stream of my interview with Ryan of Yellowcake Pedals. Disclaimer: We get drunk...or at least, I do. For the most part, everything is rated PG-13. If you're here for pedal talk, you'll probably get about 5-10min of content out of this. If you want to watch this interview in its entirety, head on over to my Facebook page below. In the future, I'll make sure to promote a Facebook Live stream so anyone can ask questions in real-time!

Enjoy!

Check out: http://yellowcakepedals.bigcartel.com/

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058: Sean of Lollygagger FX

December 6, 2016
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New pedal releases, pricing pedals, and holiday festivities. As always, Sean Wright of Lollygagger FX drops a lot of amazing insight in the business of guitar pedals. Enjoy!

Check out: http://www.lollygaggerfx.com/

Watch Sean Gibson's demo of the Canaglia here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dB1vKjWPHgM

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057: Mason of Greenchild

November 29, 2016
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Mason's gear has been featured on Reverb.com, Premier Guitar and Guitar Player magazine. He runs Greenchild, which is a small, veteran-owned and family operated business that specializes in the design and manufacture of high-quality analog gear for musicians. Enjoy!

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056: Andrew of Stohn Guitars

November 22, 2016
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I recently tried out Stohn Guitars' picks and I gotta say...they're awesome! Hope you enjoy this one because Andrew Jackson drops a good amount of gems in this episode.

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055: 4 Fundamentals of a Successful Website

November 15, 2016
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Will Mason knows how to make the best website! If you're wondering how to set your website up or have one already, this is a must-listen episode for you. Enjoy!

Watch: Mason's video at NAMM 2016

Check out: https://masonmusicstudios.com/

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054: Brady of Old Blood Noise Endeavors

November 9, 2016
00:0000:00

Brady and I chat about a whole mess of things. I tried my best to stay on track with my questions, but sometimes I steer away from the usual Q&A when I am in the moment. Thanks to Brady and everyone who submitted a question. Hope you enjoy!

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053: Dave of The Sound Parcel

November 1, 2016
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Want to rent some gear? Dave runs The Sound Parcel, a discovery platform for musicians and gear enthusiasts. We talk about his business and how he runs it.

Check out: https://thesoundparcel.co/

My unboxing video of The Sound Parcel: https://youtu.be/VGxwfiIPVyg

Use promo code RUFFIAN and get $10 off your first rental.

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052: Instagram For Your Guitar Pedal Business

October 25, 2016
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I talk with Tony, The InstaGuy, an Instagram expert! He gives us tips on how to manage your Instagram account and answers a bunch of questions regarding guitar pedal Instagram accounts. This is a must-listen for any and all guitar pedal businesses on Instagram!

Check out: https://theinstaguy.co/instagram

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051: Korey of F##K Yeah Effects Pedals

October 20, 2016
00:0000:00

Korey runs a blog and a youtube channel dedicated to guitar pedals. If you’re thinking about recording a pedal demo or just thinking of getting some content up on YouTube, this episode is for you. Enjoy!

Check out: http://fuckyeaheffectspedals.tumblr.com/ & https://www.youtube.com/user/KomradeKarebear

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050: A Quick Talk with Tom.

October 17, 2016
00:0000:00

If you like dry humor and awkward interruptions, then this episode is for you!
We try to answer the following question: How do you know what to make or what do the people want?

(Sorry, Tom. We recorded this episode almost a month ago and I totally forgot I had it! Good news for my listeners: I'll be releasing another episode this week. Ayyoooo!!)

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049: Leon of Pelican NoiseWorks

October 11, 2016
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I talk with Leon from Pelican Noiseworks…and a special guest! We go deep into how he started his business. I hit him with solid questions like “what was holding you back from starting the business?” “what goes into making the Pelitaur?” and “what’s your favorite pizza?” Hope you all enjoy this one!

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048: LA AMP SHOW 2016 x The Ruffian Show

October 2, 2016
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This is a short episode of my first time at the LA AMP SHOW on October 1st, 2016. There are a lot of cringe-worthy moments. I think you'll enjoy it. #WeirdoDan

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047: Rick of Matthews Effects

September 27, 2016
00:0000:00

Rick of Matthews Effects goes in on how he runs his business. Rick talks about using Instagram to engage his customers, initial costs of starting his business and much more. If you’re starting your own business then this is a must-listen episode. Thanks to Rick for taking the time to drop some value on us!

Check out: http://www.matthewseffects.com/

Listen: http://thrice.net/

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045: Mike of Red House Electronics

September 13, 2016
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Mike talks about how Red House Electronics began and gives us insight on starting a new business from scratch. Special thanks to Mike for taking the time to share a lot about his business and personal life. Enjoy!

Check out: http://www.redhouseelectronics.com/

Dan Soder: http://www.dansoder.com/

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