Cool Things Entrepreneurs Do podcast with Thom Singer.

Companies and Community

Everyone has time, talents, and treasures – we just don’t have them all at the same time.  In this episode Jeremiah Bentley from Texas Mutual Insurance joins the conversation.  He talks about the how and why companies can (and should) get involved in their communities.  Some companies do nothing. Others like to keep their giving secret.  But connecting your company mission to your philanthropic efforts (and letting it be known) creates win / win situations for the company, community, employees, clients, etc….

ATC 2019 Scaling Series

Episode 491 of “Cool Things Entrepreneurs Do” is co-produced in partnership with the Austin Technology Council, the largest tech industry organization in Central Texas. ATC empowers members by using insights, resources, and connections so their members can succeed and thrive.

Challenge Yourself

Episode 490… only 10 more until the big 500.  In this episode Thom Singer talks about how to challenge yourself to think big.  He as interviewed today on the “Extra Mile” podcast (where he had to go running with the host while being interviewed).  Along the way, he was challenged to think bigger. While he did not have an answer on the spot (he was out of breath), the thought stuck with him all day…. like a angel or devil on his shoulder.

Attention Management with Maura Thomas

Check out episode 489 of “Cool Things Entrepreneurs Do” as Thom Singer sits down with his friend Maura Thomas. Maura a leading expert in the field of “Attention Management“. She is has a new book coming out that helps people do more than grasp time management or find productivity. Maura shows you how to manage where you put your attention.
She has been speaking on this topic for over a decade, and has put together a great book that is a must read.
Listen to this podcast interview and get inspired about attention management.

Duct Tape Marketing

John Jantsch is a marketing consultant, speaker and best selling author of Duct Tape Marketing, Duct Tape Selling, The Commitment Engine The Referral Engine, and SEO for Growth. He is the creator of the Duct Tape Marketing System and Duct Tape Marketing Consulting Network that trains and licenses small business marketing consultants around the world.​

Help Others Challenge – Who Can Your Serve?

In episode 486 Thom Singer talks about how someone in his line of work, who is very successful, recently met up with him to give him some advice. This person only did it because he likes him and wants to see him do better.

Artist as Entrepreneur

Jenna Suru established Belle Époque Films in January 2015. Her experience in film production started in Los Angeles, where she was Production Assistant on Dahn and Alimi Ballard’s (Numb3rs, CSI, Castle) TV show “The Experiment with Dahn and Ali”.

New Orleans Entrepreneurship

Kate McCrery is the Interim Director for Loyola’s Center for Entrepreneurship and Community Development and an Adjunct Professor of Entrepreneurship in the College of Business. Originally hailing from the New Orleans area, Kate was a Fulbright Scholar in Germany and also taught high school students in Busan, South Korea. Previously, she was with the international social entrepreneurship fellowship organization Echoing Green and also worked as Global Communications Director for Village Capital, a Washington DC-based impact investment fund and accelerator program for entrepreneurs solving social problems.