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064 — Laura Roeder

Podcast Summary:

Laura Roeder, Founder & CEO of Edgar, is changing social media management with her powerful tool. She turned her training program into a software as a service platform that has had meteoric growth and has helped thousands of small business owners better use social media to drive business results. Her wisdom on an array of issues is incredible. For example:

1. “Product/market fit is really about all or nothing…it works or it doesn’t.”
2. “If you can get some people to buy, you can get more people to buy.”
3. It’s really important to leverage the audience that other people have built.
4. “Most of my time is definitely spent on strategy.”
5. “To me, strategy means, is everyone at the company working towards the same goal and do we have our game plan clearly defined?”
6. The importance of focus
7. The challenges of hiring

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020 — Ryan Bell

Podcast Summary:

Ryan Bell deserves a lot of credit for solving a vexing social media problem for companies that adhere to SEC, FFIEC, FINRA, FDA, and HIPAA regulations. His company, Gremln, let’s organizations that want to use social media, do so while meeting the expectations of the regulations and laws that govern their industry. So, in my view, Ryan is a bridge builder, bringing the benefits of social media to regulated industries.  In this interview, Ryan’s candid insights about the differences between founding Gremln and being Gremln’s CEO are compelling and I also like his take on who he perceives to actually be his “boss.” It may not be who you think.

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