OFB 71 | Models Come in All Shapes and Sizes


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Issue: Your business model is about how you make money.

Rules: Sell products – gross margins rule the day
Sell personal services – hourly optimization is key
Sell knowledge – licensing and distribution matter
Solve a need – Uber has no cars; Alibaba has no inventory

Actions: Answer the following questions:
What problem do you solve?
Is it worth solving?
Is anyone else focusing on the problem?
Are you better?
Will people pay for the answer?
Will they pay enough to make it worthwhile?

Conclusion: A unique business model that solves a problem and makes money

Dissent: Speed to market and resources


OTH 1179 | Self Identifying as a Bag of Peanuts

gramps the rapperRundown:

1:30  NAACP Spokane Washington Leader resigns amid controversy over her non African race


17:04  CEO Dick Costolo resigns from Twitter, former CEO Jack Dorsey is back! http://www.latimes.com/business/technology/la-fi-tn-twitter-ceo-20150611-story.html

23:01  11 y/o boy Played in his Yard. Child Protection Service takes custody and slaps parent with felony charges

30:46  End of the Minibar

34:40  How ISIS has crippled al Qaida


Other Stories

36:44  David Grohl (Foo Fighters) breaks leg but continues to Rock Sweden

38:30  Healthiest Food Chains

44:12  Cryo-Therapy – New Celeb (Lindsay Lohan)Health Craze

BEB 182 | Third Rate Romance


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Jeff Pitchell, It Comes To Me Naturally,
Erin Harpe & The Delta Swingers, Love Whip Blues,
Scott Ellison, Fishsticks and Jelly,
Toots Lorraine, Let Your Tears Fall Baby,
James Harman, (I Am) The World’s Badluckest Man,
Royal Southern Brotherhood, The Big Greasy,
Rusty Wright, Love’s Gonna Treat You Right,
Victor Wainwright & The Wildroots, Boom Town,
JJ Appleton & Jason Ricci, Black Limousine,
Damon Fowler, Third Rate Romance,
JC Smith, Cold Sweat,
Mike Henderson Band, Possession,
Spiritual Rez, Alone Again,
Orb Mellon, Love & Violence,
Sugar Ray & the Bluetones, Ninety Nine
Brandon Santini, This Time Another Year,
Big Mean Sound Machine, Contraband,
Funky Dawgz Brass Band, Do Whatcha Wanna,
Balkun Brothers, Oh Yeah,
Brian Charette, Late Night Tv,
Mojomatics, Soy Baby.

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OFB 70 | Johnny Mac & Me

Thisis how we imagine Johnny Mac while he listens to OnTheHORN.com!

This is how we imagine Johnny Mac while he listens to OnTheHORN.com!

Social Media has become CLICK BAIT for business owners getting screwed by consultants. I observe people forgetting the basic tenant of social media, if they ever knew it at all, and that’s is SOCIAL!

Engaging with other, sans sales pitch.

For this episode I ask my friend Johnny Mac — owner of Barbarino Nissan and Barbarino Mitsubishi, to visit with me to discuss social media and how he uses it.