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The Backpocket Podcast

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The Backpocket brings life and appreciation to the stories of common individuals. The podcast illuminates how every person has an innate ability to be an entrepreneur, motivator and influencer. The hosts, Andrew Inserra and Declan Brown, are simply two wildly average guys who fully recognize their flaws and failures. Through their average qualities, they strive to narrate the growth of themselves from their failures and learn from each guest that they have on the show. Episodes every Monday, come enjoy the experience.

The Backpocket brings life and appreciation to the stories of common individuals. The podcast illuminates how every person has an innate ability to be an entrepreneur, motivator and influencer. The hosts, Andrew Inserra and Declan Brown, are simply two wildly average guys who fully recognize their flaws and failures. Through their average qualities, they strive to narrate the growth of themselves from their failures and learn from each guest that they have on the show. Episodes every Monday, come enjoy the experience.
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United States

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Anchor FM

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The Backpocket brings life and appreciation to the stories of common individuals. The podcast illuminates how every person has an innate ability to be an entrepreneur, motivator and influencer. The hosts, Andrew Inserra and Declan Brown, are simply two wildly average guys who fully recognize their flaws and failures. Through their average qualities, they strive to narrate the growth of themselves from their failures and learn from each guest that they have on the show. Episodes every Monday, come enjoy the experience.

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English


Episodes

Golden Nuggets of Finding What You Love (feat. Gino Giovannelli)

11/14/2018
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(00:12) Gino taught english in an Austrian High School during his final year of college. As a consultant in marketing, he taught hotels how to optimize digital platforms. He wrote a book called Winning on the Web. During all of these experiences, he learned he loved to teach. Gino said, “ If I can teach it, then I know it and that's how I know I love it.” -------------------- (05:20) Gino ‘s Average Quality: Balancing Learning & Teaching. In digital, there is a constant feeling of going to...

Duration:00:17:17

S2 E40 - Getting Twisted (feat. Dot's Pretzels)

11/12/2018
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After all the Dot’s Pretzels we consumed, we decided to get the story behind these magical twisted sticks. We had a conversation with Dot and her husband Randy unpacking their journey to creating Dot’s Pretzels. Dot had a 30 year career in finance and was retired before she started making pretzels as a hobby for family and friends. The hobby turned into a business and now that business sells pretzels in 46 of the 50 states. ---------------- https://www.dotspretzels.com/ ----------------...

Duration:00:59:45

Marketing Intern Spotlight #17 - Annie Vitale

11/8/2018
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Senior Marketing Intern, Head of BP Marketing, Annie Vitale. She is the reason we have brand awareness. Annie turned our logo from below average to above average about a year ago. She provided an unbelievable amount of value to us and we are forever indebted to her. ------------- We unpack her journey as a dancer at St. Thomas, her transition to grad school, and her unbelievable dedication to the BP. -------------- Every listener is a marketing intern. The Marketing Intern Spotlight (MIS) is...

Duration:00:35:26

Golden Nuggets of Life's A Beach (feat Josh Leddy)

11/7/2018
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(00:12) Lake weed removal cleanses the body. For Josh, Life’s A Beach is a liberating experience. Through injury, Josh has played more of a management role the past few years. Transitions are hard. Staying true to the simple things is what motivates the pass to move forward. ------------------------------ (03:45) Start your day with a routine. If your average quality is scheduling, then find a morning kickstarter. Josh struggles with formal planning, yet he is balanced when it comes to...

Duration:00:11:36

S2 E39 - Finding What You Love (feat. Gino Giovannelli)

11/5/2018
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Gino Giovanelli is a digital marketing professor at the University of St. Thomas. We discuss his journey from being an engineering student at Bucknell to becoming a professor in marketing. We also discover how being a drummer in a band fits into all of that. --------------------- Stick around for the back end to hear how our Halloween Ball featuring Yam Haus sponsored by BauHaus Brew Labs all went down. The good, the bad, and the unexpected! Enjoy! ------------------------- Help us create...

Duration:01:30:00

Marketing Intern Spotlight #16 - Jeremy Molina

11/1/2018
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The grittiest position in football is featured on this MIS episode. Jeremy Molina was a fullback for the University of St. Thomas for 4 years, and a damn good one too. Hear his story with battling through injuries, his mindset he’s developed through football, and where he’s going in the future as he finishes his up his 5th year. Enjoy our conversation with our favorite snickers bar looking guest. ————------------------ Every listener is a marketing intern. The Marketing Intern Spotlight...

Duration:00:40:17

Golden Nuggets of Brewing Practicality (feat. Mike Schwandt)

10/31/2018
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(00:12) Everything revolves around practicality. Bauhaus is loosely translated with the core concept of practicality. Mike and his family have cultivated this belief into their daily lifestyle. Bauhaus principles and Mike’s personal values have become one in the same. ------------------- (05:00) Meditation to start your day is like tuning your instrument before you play. ------------------- (08:45) BauHaus Boomerangs… it’s a movement. It’s going to happen. Embrace the boomerangs and reap the...

Duration:00:11:20

S2 E38 - Life's A Beach (feat Josh Leddy)

10/29/2018
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Josh Leddy LOVES to pull weeds out of lakes. He started Life’s a Beach ( http://www.lifesabeachmn.com/ ) and has been running his local MN lake cleanup service for 13 years now. In addition to his shoreline service, he recently started a Brewery in Minnetonka called Back Channel Brewery ( http://www.backchannelbrewing.com/ ). Josh is a Minnesota man with an awesome story to tell. Enjoy his journey with these two companies and how they’ve shaped his mantra: Life can sometimes be a bitch, but...

Duration:01:24:34

Marketing Intern Spotlight #15 - Austin Dummer

10/25/2018
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Austin was our first ever Marketing Intern Spotlight and couldn’t get enough of us the first time so he’s back again. ----- The scrappy Instagram outdoorsman is coming off the 1 year anniversary of MB Outdoors, the apparel company he co-founded that donates a portion of their profits to American Veteran charities. We unpack the GROWTH he’s had since he last came on and how they’ve been able to attack the Instagram streets with fancy photos and authentic content. Enjoy! ------- Every listener...

Duration:00:40:14

Golden Nuggets of The Energized Butterfly (feat. Brandon Poliszuk)

10/24/2018
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(00:10) What is a Marketing Intern? A listener. It is that simple. Every listener of The Backpocket Podcast is a marketing intern. Put it on your resume, and witness the waterfall effect before your eyes! From now until the end of time, be a marketing intern. |||(02:55) Brick by brick build your legacy. Don’t try to win over 100,000 followers/listeners/marketing interns. Connect one story to one listener at a time, that’s bricks by bricks. Want to become global? Complete three to four...

Duration:00:12:48

S2 E37 - Brewing Practicality (feat. Mike Schwandt of Bauhaus Brew Labs)

10/22/2018
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Mike Schwandt founded BauHaus Brew Labs ( http://bauhausbrewlabs.com/ ) with his brothers Mike and Matt with the goal of making German Style Beer practical and fun. Through the journey of creation, Mike has applied the practicality with everything he's done in his life whether it's playing in a band (Viva Knievel), working for Fallon, running BauHaus or being a father. Mike does it all, enjoy his story!

Duration:01:20:44

Marketing Intern Spotlight #14 - Austin Harrington

10/18/2018
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Austin Harrington is a Level 2 Golf Professional and recent graduate of the University of St. Thomas. We talk about his journey to becoming a golf professional and his dream to owning a golf course. Hear how he's grown in his golf career and how he has handled all the anxiety that comes with it. Every listener is a marketing intern. The Marketing Intern Spotlight (MIS) is a conversation with a marketing intern. This podcast is for the marketing interns by the marketing interns! If you want...

Duration:00:39:37

Golden Nuggets of Collaboration Nation (feat. Yam Haus)

10/17/2018
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(00:12) Album sales are dead. What now? (02:35) Comparing musicians and podcasters through artistic journalism (05:43) Unity through comedy. The Backpocket Podcast plays a game unraveling doppelgängers of each member of Yam Haus https://thebackpocket.squarespace.com/blog/golden-nuggets-s2-e35

Duration:00:20:32

S2 E36 - The Energized Butterfly (feat. Brandon Poliszuk)

10/15/2018
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This weeks podcast features a conversation with Brandon Poliszuk, founder of @socialbutterflycompany . What started as a college class requirement at Mankato has turned into a full on passion driven media company. We dive into Brandon’s creation story and tap into the ENERGY he has building his passion brick by brick. Join us at Brandon's Link N' Drink Event 11/6. Sign up FOR FREE here -> https://www.eventbrite.com/o/link-n-drink-17907419573 (01:00) Saying of the Month = "We're doing it...

Duration:01:17:00

Marketing Intern Spotlight #13 - Tyler Schmitt

10/11/2018
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Tyler tells his story through music. He started by putting together playlists on CDs for his dad every year for his birthday. Now he’s making music for other people he loves through DJ'ing. Hear how Tyler contextualizes his own story for the first time. Every listener is a marketing intern. The Marketing Intern Spotlight (MIS) is a conversation with a marketing intern. This podcast is for the marketing interns by the marketing interns! If you want to be apart of the MIS movement, reach out...

Duration:00:30:38

Golden Nuggets of Sober October (feat. Dr. Matt Wiest)

10/10/2018
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(00:12) Sober October is committing to a challenge (03:45) Access & desire to find the truth is strong in our culture today (05:45) “I don’t want to have people see me as a manual solution I want them to see me a solution for educating them on what they can do for themselves. Empowerment is big.” - Dr. Matt Wiest https://www.yourbackpockets.com/blog/s3-e34-top-3-golden-nuggets

Duration:00:11:42

S2 E35 - Collaboration Nation (feat. Yam Haus)

10/8/2018
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Yam Haus is a local Minneapolis band. By the name, you may think they're a German EDM band, but what you will find is they've been put on this earth to bring Rock n Roll back to the forefront. Entire podcast is unpacking Yam Haus and their story. Check out some of their music here so you can tell your friends you listened to them before they got huge: https://open.spotify.com/artist/0rSavBIQ6PthnW6brWugNL?si=Zv8YEGipQeqnW_u5h_kf0A

Duration:01:33:59

Marketing Intern Spotlight #12 - Patrick Inserra

10/4/2018
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Patrick is Andrew's older brother and current student at Augsburg University. This is a special marketing intern spotlight for Sober October, and we were fortuned to listen to Patrick discuss topics including the struggle, finding intention, and incredible experiences around the world. Every listener is a marketing intern. The Marketing Intern Spotlight (MIS) is a conversation with a marketing intern. This podcast is for the marketing interns by the marketing interns! If you want to be apart...

Duration:00:40:54

Golden Nuggets of Shark Talk (feat. Walter Bond)

10/3/2018
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(00:12) Backpocket content is like a hippopotamus (04:40) There’s a fine line between confidence and arrogance (07:05) People Spend their money incorrectly a lot of the time https://www.yourbackpockets.com/blog/s3-e33-top-3-golden-nuggets

Duration:00:10:38

S2 E34 - Sober October (feat. Dr. Matt Wiest)

10/1/2018
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Matt may be the first and only guest we’ve had who could run through a brick wall. We talk about how he grew his passion for being a chiropractor and trainer as well as how he is attacking the health care industry. http://www.thecenterofmvmt.com/ (02:00) Average Quality (05:00) Sober October (10:00) Matt Wiest (01:11:00) W.D.W.L. (01:15:00) Feel Good Story

Duration:01:19:48