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Dan Andrews: The Travel + Business Hacker (The DOcast)

Dan Andrews at his lifestyle entrepreneur incubator in Bali called Tropical MBA
Dan Andrews at his lifestyle entrepreneur incubator in Bali dubbed as the Tropical MBA

If you where to look up the definition of lifestyle design, you would see the name Dan Andrews, along with “yeah buddy”. Like many of us in the beginning, he use to work 60+ unfulfilling hours for someone else. Now, he has built an multi-million dollar business while traveling to exotic locations all over the world. He’s the host of the Lifestyle Business Podcast (inspired me to start my own business), Tropical Talk Radio (a conversation on business/travel hacking), started Tropical MBA — a Lifestyle Entrepreneur incubator/house to live in and grow your company — and he makes modern cat furniture. Continue reading Dan Andrews: The Travel + Business Hacker (The DOcast)

Sean Simone: Starting a Tribe + Giveaway (The DOcast)

Sean Simone — Tasering by his vision board
Sean Simone — Tasering by his vision board

This guy knows exactly how to build a viable business and attract people to it. Sean Simone is the Founder and board member of SeNSE — a hub where entrepreneurs can pitch their ideas in Baton Rouge, LA., VP of an online marketing firm called BlueReach, and CEO/Co-founder of Yellow Jacket — the first consumer-grade stun-gun smart phone case. All by the age of 23. Continue reading Sean Simone: Starting a Tribe + Giveaway (The DOcast)

Jay Ducote: The Bite & Booze Blogger (The DOcast)

Jay Ducote, Raising a glass
Jay Ducote, Raising a glass

A lot of entrepreneurs struggle with branding themselves, but if there’s one person in Baton Rouge that knows how to build a successful online brand — it’s Jay Ducote. Jay is a food blogger extraordinaire who discovered his passion by taking a step back and thinking about what he really likes to do — tailgating. He’s the author of the Bite and Booze blog, Radio/Podcast host of Bite and Booze show & Raise a Glass, TV host of The Outdoor Shopper. Plus, he has a BBQ sauce and Cookbook in the works. Continue reading Jay Ducote: The Bite & Booze Blogger (The DOcast)

Gaye Sandoz, The Shelf Jeannie (The DOcast)

Gaye Sandoz doing her thing… stare at this picture for 3 seconds.

There’s no business like the food business, and Gaye Sandoz has been doing it for over 37 years. She is a chef by trade (and for Tony Chachere’s), took Cajun Injector on QVC, published her own cookbook, launched a kitchen product line, and kickstarted the first two food incubators in Louisiana (Edible Enterprises & LSU’s Food Incubator). If there’s anyone who knows how to get your food product on the shelf, it’s her. I’ve been fortunate enough to meet her and she has helped me get my salad dressing on the shelf in 30 days (your mileage may vary). Continue reading Gaye Sandoz, The Shelf Jeannie (The DOcast)