Family Matters In The Online Startup World – FA158

josh-ledgard

Stay tuned to the end of the episode for a special giveaway just for FA listeners!

In business it often takes three years to start building a profit, five years to reach financial stability and seven years to see real growth – hopefully! Strong support and focus are essential during this process.

This week Tim is joined by Josh Ledgard of KickoffLabs.com, a company which specializes in creating leads with effortless landing pages and smart email marketing.

In the podcast Tim and Josh get down to the nitty gritty to discuss the juggling act of entrepreneurship. They talk family, work-life balance, partnerships, marketing and everything in between. You’ll also get the lowdown on how Josh made the transformation from Microsoft software developer to successful business owner.

Finding The Right Balance…
• Building a realistic financial runway for your startup.
• Why a digital startup costs more than you’d think.
• How to scale up from that difficult first $1000.
• A partnership is a lot like a marriage…
• How and why to responsibly divide business partnerships.
• How to find your market and let them find you.

Links
Kickoff Labs
Josh’s personal blog
Josh’s twitter
• Josh’s email: josh /at/ kickofflabs.com


The Competition: Three Premium Accounts Up For Grabs!

You’ve got a chance to win one of three 6-month subscriptions to KickoffLabs.com.
Each prize is valued at $294, but could be worth thousands in additional revenue from
increased conversions.

About Kickoff Labs: Create squeeze pages that bring in leads. Email your leads. Drive leads to fantastic sales and campaign-specific landing pages. And measure your success.

To enter, post:
A comment about how creating better landing pages with Kickoff Labs will improve your business, or
Post a screenshot of your best landing page (must be a page owned by your business).

Josh and I will pick the 3 best comments and/or landing page screenshot.

Deadline: Post your comment by August 21, 2013.
I’ll announce the winners by email and in this post by August 25th.

This spur of the moment contest was made up on the spot so clarifications to the “rules” may arise, but won’t invalidate any entry. No purchase of anything necessary to participate.

To add a screenshot in the comments, there is a little image icon right below the comment box. Click it to upload your best landing page screenshot.

Lastly, I don’t get a commission or any kind of compensation from this.


Enjoy your Foolish Adventure.

FA158 – Family Matters In The Online Startup World With Josh Ledgard
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