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Tactical tips for your business to help you simplify, strategise and scale up the impact you are having in this world. Building a community of like-minded founders to enable you to take back control of your business and your destiny.

Tactical tips for your business to help you simplify, strategise and scale up the impact you are having in this world. Building a community of like-minded founders to enable you to take back control of your business and your destiny.
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Tactical tips for your business to help you simplify, strategise and scale up the impact you are having in this world. Building a community of like-minded founders to enable you to take back control of your business and your destiny.

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English


Episodes

#47 Living Out Your Bucket List with Chase Boehringer...

4/23/2019
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On this episode of Stories Behind the Grind, I talk with Chase, founder of the Bucket List Lifestyle. We discuss, how necessity saved Chase’s life, how you can start working towards your dreams right now and how you can channel frustration into your next success. Also discover: What led up to Chase to create his bucketlist The downsides to chasing success How writing someone elses’ bucketlist ended up becoming Chase’s own How Chase was able to move away from contemplating suicide How...

Duration:00:42:47

#46 Using content to grow your digital presence with Joe Betesh

4/16/2019
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On this episode of Stories Behind the Grind, listen to my conversation with Joe Betesh, founder of Betesh media. Joe has previously consulted to the Fortune 500. We discuss, the best equipment for creating content, the one lesson that has really impacted Joe’s way of thinking and why now is the best time to start. Also discover Why Joe never considered himself an entrepreneur Similarities between what Joe is doing now and what his father did What Joe learned from his father while...

Duration:00:29:27

#45 Accelerating Growth Through Crowdfunding with Zach Smith...

4/9/2019
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On this episode of Stories Behind the Grind, listen to my conversation with Zach Smith, co-founder and CEO of Funded Today. We discuss how Funded Today raised over $250m in funds for over 2,500 businesses, why letting go was one of the best decisions Zach made and how to retain company culture across a digital workforce. Also discover Where the idea for Funded Today started The hardest thing Zach learned to do that accelerated the growth of Funded Today What Zach would have done if...

Duration:00:50:19

#44 Creating A World Without Limitations

4/2/2019
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On this episode of Stories Behind the Grind, listen to my conversation with Winston Clements, an award winning TedX speaker whose mission is to inspire people to create a world without limitations. We discuss what to look for in an accountability partner, how to inspire staff to be resilient, moving past your comfort zone (even when it hurts) and overcoming adversity. Also discover How Winston navigated being born with Brittle Bones disease How Winston transitioned from working in...

Duration:00:32:42

#43 Fostering Growth In Startups And Building Community

3/26/2019
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On this episode of Stories Behind the grind listen to my conversation with Peta Ellis CEO of River City Labs, and founder of 3am Tribe. We discuss how to win a Hackathon event, how to build a community and why founder mental health should be a priority. Peta Ellis CEO of River City Labs, Co-founder of Peak Persona, and Founder of 3am Tribe Discover: How Peta combined her marketing know-how into the startup sector to make an impact How Peta supported technical minded software...

Duration:00:57:35

#42 Using Technology To Make People More Profitable

3/12/2019
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On this episode of Stories Behind the Grind, listen to my conversation with Stewart Marshall founder of MarshallFloyd, helping businesses improve their profit by hundreds of thousands of dollars each year. We discuss, the no-brainer investment that all businesses should make to guarantee a return on investment of over 500%, what really stops businesses from investing in IT and how you can prevent being forgotten about in this digital era. Also discover: Where Stewart’s interest in IT...

Duration:00:29:15

#41 Success, Alignment and Men's Mental Health With Michael Lauria

3/3/2019
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On this episode of Stories Behind the Grind Podcast with Aidan Vuocolo, listen to my conversation with Michael Lauria We discuss what Success actually means for men, how opening up to your partner can make you stronger and what men can focus on having right now. Also, find out: What motivated Michael into helping men navigate the complexity of life The pressure men experience from society How to begin to detach one's sense of identity from one's profession What happens when you’re not...

Duration:00:30:55

#20 How To Optimise Your Service Business With Mitch Hills (Mastered Marketing)

3/2/2019
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In this Episode: How Mitch accidentally started Mastered Marketing How important Team is in scaling up and the beauty of processes and systems. Why you should outsource everything you don’t like doing What should you spend your time on when you’re running a service based business Irreplaceable in a job vs irreplaceable running your own business The difference between being busy and being productive Your greatest tragedy in life The importance of focus and why doing too many things at once is...

Duration:00:28:18

#40 Keeping The Planet Clean With Green Caffeen

2/24/2019
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With over 2.7 million coffee cups going to landfill every day in Australia. Something had to be done. Enter Damien and Martin, founders of Green Caffeen who have designed reusable swap-and-go coffee cups which are being used in over 150 cafés across NSW and QLD. So far they have saved over 10k cups from going to landfill!! We discuss: How Damien and Martin got to know each other and how they came up with the idea for Green Caffeen The challenges they faced since launching Green...

Duration:00:24:24

#39 Building High Performing Teams To Grow Your Venue With Alan Borges

2/18/2019
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On this episode of Stories Behind the Grind, listen to my conversation with Alan Borges, founder of Alan Borges Hospitality and Leadership Consulting and State Operation Manager of Zambrero. We discuss: How Alan worked his way from Hungry Jacks to coaching high-performing restauranteurs The massive realisation Alan had at the age of 30 Qualities of a high performing team Qualities of a leader that can help transform a low performing team to a high performing one Learnings from...

Duration:00:47:04

#38 Defining Culture and Improving Founder Mental Health with Aaron Birkby...

2/10/2019
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On this episode of Stories Behind the Grind with Aidan Vuocolo, listen to my conversation with Aaron Birkby, CEO of Startup Catalyst and co-founder of peak persona. We discuss qualities to look for when hiring, how to improve founder mental health and when should a business define its culture. Also discover: How the evolution of Yes can save you from becoming overwhelmed. What emphasis should be placed on mindset compared to raw talent What motivated Aaron to start, Startup Catalyst and...

Duration:00:37:06

#37 Five Lessons I've Learnt Podcasting

2/6/2019
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After a year of podcasting, I share my Five Top Lessons learnt. It's honestly been one of the most enjoyable things I've done, and can't wait to share with you more episodes in 2019. Always great to hear from you, let me know who you are by sending an email to storiesbehindthegrind@gmail.com Be sure to follow me on Instagram @aidanvoc Subscribe to the podcast on Apple, or anywhere else you listen to your podcasts. If you haven't already, please rate and review the podcast on Apple...

Duration:00:07:20

#36 Finding Your Life’s Purpose With Amanda Biccum

2/3/2019
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On this episode of Stories Behind the Grind. Listen to my conversation with Amanda Biccum, we talk about the secondary benefits of meditation, the importance of finding one’s self and how to move away from the scarcity mindset. Here’s what you’ll learn in this episode: Discover what is the safest investment you’ll ever make is Find out where to start when all you have is a burning desire to be more Where physical symptoms can come from Amanda’s biggest learnings over the last 10...

Duration:00:25:09

#35 How to Find Clarity And Deal With Overwhelm with Bronwen Sciortino (SheIQ Life)

1/11/2019
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Welcome back to Stories Behind the Grind with Aidan vuocolo. Today on the show I talk to Bronwen who is the founder of sheIQ Life, an internationally recognized Author and Simplicity Expert. We delve into Overwhelm, the stresses of the modern world, how valuable clarity can be. Apologies in advance for the audio quality on this episode. We discuss Finding the whole version of ourselves What happens after you accept who you are, as you are How to ask that questions that matter The...

Duration:00:32:37

#34 How To Develop An Entrepreneurial Mindset With Tony Whatley (365 Driven)

1/5/2019
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Welcome back to Stories Behind the Grind with Aidan Vuocolo. On this episode I talk to Tony Whatley, who founded an online community with over 300k members and he’s a number 1 best selling author on Amazon. We delve into the entrepreneurial mindset and what to do when negativity shows up. We talk about Tony's background and how he got to where he is today How the SideHustle Millionaire book came about How small actions can result in big changes Limiting beliefs that can hinder...

Duration:00:31:19

#33 Transformation and Growth with Celina Celeste

12/28/2018
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On this episode listen to my conversation with Celina Celeste who runs a successful podcast agency, helping others to launch their very own podcasts. We discuss Celina's backstory and how she got to where she is today How Celina started her podcast The biggest change Celina saw when she started to change Attracting the right people by being who you really are What Celina does to foster strong mental wellness What Celina’s willing to sacrifice to be the person she could...

Duration:00:35:19

#32 How Perfect Grind Daily CEO, Henry Wilson, Grew To Be The Worlds Leading Coffee Publication

12/21/2018
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On this episode of Stories Behind the Grind, listen to my conversation with Henry Wilson, CEO of the world’s leading coffee publication, Perfect Daily Grind, with over 5.5 million page views in 2018. Perfect Daily Grind was founded in 2014 with the aim of increasing transparency, collaboration and innovation within the industry. We Discuss: Henry's backstory and how Perfect Daily Grind came about Key learning experience that he learned when he was traveling Accessing the market for the...

Duration:00:32:18

#31 How to start refining your business processes without spending money

12/15/2018
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Welcome back to the Stories Behind the Grind podcast with Aidan Vuocolo. Today I'm going to talk about 4 ways that you can implement immediately to help you gain consistent and reliable results. Without spending any money. I'd love to hear from you. Send any questions you have to storiesbehindthegrind@gmail.com Be sure to follow me on Instagram @aidanvoc Subscribe to the podcast on Apple, or anywhere else you listen to your podcasts. If you haven't already, please rate and review the...

Duration:00:05:33

#30 How to remain positive and foster joy with Grayson Marshall Jr - The Coach of Coach's

12/11/2018
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On this episode listen to my conversation with Grayson Marshall Junior. Grayson is the “Coach” of coaches. He is sought after by “C” suite level executives to shift their personal and professional paradigms. Professional athletes, educators, the military and youth all benefit from his platform and approach which is a true contrast to the motivation genre that exists today. Grayson has the unique talent of “Getting you to Believe in you.” He is called “The Metacognition Expert,” Topics:...

Duration:00:27:21

#29 How to Craft your Effective Marketing Strategy with Melissa Forziat

11/25/2018
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On this episode listen to my conversation with Melissa Forziat, a small business marketing coach and event manager with international experience in event and brand management. Through her experiences with the biggest brands in the world, Melissa has learned the principles of building a brand, creating a marketing message, and reaching the right target markets. - Melissa's backstory and how she came to specialise in small business marketing - How she accidentally started her business - How...

Duration:00:57:38