Displaying episodes 31 - 60 of 105 in total

Aggregating the $9 Billion Micro-Mobility Industry with Ola Sars

It’s frustrating to have to download multiple apps to rent an electric scooter. Listen as we discuss a business idea that allows users to rent any platform’s scooter from within one app.

A Platform for the Borrower's Economy with Ryan Frederick

What if you could make money from the stuff lying around your house that you're not using? Ryan Frederick brings an idea for an app that would facilitate a community of lenders and borrowers of "stuff."

YC Alum Shares Three Business Ideas for 2021

YC Alum and Founder of Indie Hackers, Courtland Allen maintains one of the best pulses on business trends and opportunities. Listen to Courtland share three business ideas that are ready to launch in 2021.

Audio-Driven Workouts with Colin McIntosh

It’s tough to come up with and follow exercise routines by yourself. YouTube and Instagram videos aren’t good solutions. Listen to Colin McIntosh describe a business idea to create a workout-centered podcast platform. If you like the show, please leave a review on Apple Podcasts!

Is The Next Shopify A SaaS Boilerplate Service?

Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) companies spend ~30% of developer time on common problems like user account management. Listen to George Deglin describe an idea to build a Shopify-like platform for SaaS businesses.

Fixing Homelessness From the Private Sector with Calvin Correli

150 million people are homeless worldwide. Calvin Correli believes that we can’t rely on the government to address this problem. What would a private sector solution to homelessness look like?

Split-testing SaaS Pricing with Ben Orenstein

SaaS operators would often rather work on product than mess with pricing. Who wants to risk alienating customers? Ben Orenstein describes how a 3rd-party consultant could solve the pain of price optimization.

Measuring the ROI of Hiring Funnels with Aline Lerner

Most businesses under-invest in optimizing their hiring funnel, resulting in lost productivity and money. Listen to Aline Lerner describe a business idea that treats the hiring process with the analytical attention it deserves.

Smart Face Masks - Way Beyond Air Quality

Even before the pandemic, face masks were commonplace in some polluted Asian cities. Moe Abbas doesn’t think they’ll be going away anytime soon, and has a business idea that implements wearable tech to dramatically improve the experience for wearers.

Ethically-Made Diamonds and High-End Escorts

For decades Da Beers had us all fooled, but these days consumers are looking for responsibly sourced products and products that have a social mission. Not only are lab-created diamonds a fraction of the price of natural diamonds, they have less baggage and are more sustainable. Hey, we all got on board with vegan leather--synthetic diamonds could be the next luxury item ripe for a rebrand.

DuoLingo for Management & Leadership Training

75% of employees consider their direct manager to be the “worst part of their job," and the majority of employees who leave cite their manager as the reason why. Listen to Angela Ferrante describe a B2B business idea that helps managers get better.

How a Mom Can Start an Online Business

Many aspiring entrepreneurs are doomed to fail because they don’t really understand what they want. Joe Apfelbaum (CEO of Ajax Union) shares a framework for creating a successful (Amazon) business.

Digitize Identities with Ryan Coon

Identity theft and fraud cost the economy $25 billion per year. Listen to Ryan Coon describe a business idea that unanonymizes digital identities.

[Inside the Business] with Lindsay Gabbard and Alessandro Pepe

Restaurants have been hit hard during COVID-19. Listen to us brainstorm ways Lindsay and Alessandro can leverage their wine club and community to support their workforce and recover lost income.

A Tell-All Episode with Chris and Eathan

Chris and Eathan reveal a special announcement and then get into Chris's personal finances, Eathan's obnoxiously well-bodied hair, and the future of Run With It and startups in general.

Actual Recycling with Dmitry Dragilev

China has stopped taking our “dirty” recycling, and now 15-20% of material collected in recycling ends up in landfills. Listen to Dmitry Dragilev describe a business idea to actually recycle recyclables.

Gamify Review-Generation with JB Kellogg

Reviews can make or break small businesses, but most customers don’t care to give them and most employees don’t work hard to get them. Listen to JB Kellogg describe a business idea to create a gamify review generation. P.S. If you like the show, please leave a review on Apple Podcasts!

Improve the Shower Experience While Traveling with Nir Bashan

At the end of a long day of business travel, you just want a nice shower. Problem is, most of the time they’re terrible. Listen to Nir Bashan describe a business idea that “makes showering while traveling great again.”

Audio-Driven Workouts with Colin McIntosh

It’s tough to come up with and follow exercise routines by yourself. YouTube and Instagram videos aren’t good solutions. Listen to Colin McIntosh describe a business idea to create a workout-centered podcast platform. If you like the show, please leave a review on Apple Podcasts!

Up-End the Printer Industry with Kent Wilson

People hate their printers. They jam, fail and run out of ink and fail whenever you need them most. Listen to Kent Wilson describe a business idea to take the headache out of home printing.

Launch a Major Domo Service with Jason Cherubini

Homeowners are too busy and ill-qualified to take care of their property’s routine maintenance. Listen to Jason Cherubini describe a business idea that offloads your home maintenance needs to a major domo.

Integrated Wealth Management & Tax Strategy with Justin Winter

Small business owners have a hard time finding an accountant who actually optimizes tax strategies. Wealth managers don’t touch taxes with a ten-foot pole. Listen to Justin Winter describe a business idea to integrate wealth management and tax strategies for small business owners.

Recycle More E-Waste with Anders Ankarlid

It’s time to clean up our trash. E-waste constitutes 70% of the toxic waste in our landfills, despite only comprising 2% of our trash. Listen to Anders Ankarlid describe a business idea that facilitates e-waste recycling via e-commerce channels.

Exchanging Social Currency with Ed Vincent

People and organizations are using blockchains to create their own social currencies, but we need an easy way to exchange them. Listen to Ed Vincent describe a business idea that facilitates social currency exchange.

Performance Review Software (for Remote Teams) with Cory Zue

If a business is going to grow and perform then there need to be great systems for reviewing internal performance. Listen to Cory Zue describe a business idea that helps companies implement performance reviews that don’t suck.

Become a Franchisee at a Huge Discount with Lucas Root

You know that somewhat sad Subway you pass by every day on your way to work? Well, that little gem could be yours at a lot less than you might think. Listen to Lucas Root describe how an aspiring entrepreneur could short-circuit the business ownership process by purchasing a Quick Service Restaurant at a steep discount.

Building an Ecommerce Growth Engine with Erin Hooley

Ecommerce sales have exploded in a quarantine economy, yet many business owners still aren’t doing this well. Listen to Erin Hooley describe an agency model to help ecommerce businesses systematize their growth.

[Inside the Business] AwardWallet with Alexi Vereschaga

Successful business owners are a great source of business ideas, even if they don’t share them explicitly. In this experimental episode, listen as we ask Alexi Vereschaga about the biggest problems and opportunities he currently faces as the CEO of AwardWallet.

A Modern Staffing Agency with Aaron Michel

It’s still very expensive and difficult to find high-quality talent. Listen to Aaron Michel describe a business idea that improves training and staffing of skilled workers.

Connecting Independent Software Vendors and CRMs with Steve Benson

There are thousands of Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) who want to integrate with the top 20 CRMs, but don’t have the resources to build the connections themselves. Listen to Steve Benson describe a business idea to create a universal CRM/ISV connector.

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