025 – Starting a Digital Media Firm in your 20’s with Faint Mike Truong

Mike Truong runs Faint Media. They do social media marketing for businesses. It has over 50 employees in Portland and New York. His story comes from one who has a chip on his shoulder. He was told by his parents that he has to chose a certain career path to be successful. Being compared to his academically smart sibling, he set to prove he can make it in creative. He is now crushing it, working for mostly food establishments and some Fortune 500 companies. He loves food and does a lot of content about food. And he’s only in his 20’s. This is a really good show with a a young dude grinding like crazy and doing a lot of good things. So let’s do it. Big Time Dreams!

024 – The Business of Personal Training with Brent Brinkmeier

On this show we have Brent Brinkmeier. He is a personal trainer with his own workout 1 on 1 space. He really enjoys his job and business. He loves helping people to see results and feel better about themselves and their health. But how does the operation work? Do you just need a studio and you are ready to go? How about marketing? How is your schedule like? Let’s find out. We get into how it really is to be a personal training. It is actually a somewhat lean business. Big Time Dreams!

023 – Dreams of Winning an Oscar with Actor Rob Wood

Have you ever wonder what it takes to be an actor? I’ve always wondered what it was like. I always thought it was tough to just say “I’m going to be a full time actor!”. Rob Wood is a full time actor going for his passion. He gives you some insight about how it is. What does he go through? What are some of the struggles? How do you make it work? All of that is coming up in this really interesting episode. Big Time Dreams!

022 – Auditor becomes Podcast Editor with Steve Stewart

Steve Stewart was an Internal Auditor that was commuting many hours a week. He got tired listening to the radio and found Podcast. That’s where his love for Podcast started. He is also part of a financial community called FinCon and started helping a few people edit and publish their money podcasts. Soon the demand got too much that he had to go full-time as a podcast editor. He goes into how his home-based business looks. I found that is a very easy business to start making some side money in. There is a lot of good stuff on this episode. Big Time Dreams!

021 – The Future of IT jobs with Infrastructure Architect, Kurt Hutchinson

Kurt Hutchinson has had many IT jobs over his career. He has done network administration, to systems engineer, help desk and everything in between. Tech jobs have always been one of the best paying, attractive jobs people like in the corporate world. Learn from Kurt’s experience on what is next in the I.T industry. I tried at IT and did not really like it. Kurt does, so I want to find out why. He is currently at a Fortune 100 company in healthcare company, Centene.

020 – Joe McCall – Building Systems that Create Multiple Income Streams

Joe McCall is a real estate coach, international speaker, author and investor. He has tons of business systems in place that help him run and scale his businesses. I have followed Joe over the years with his “Real Estate Investing Mastery Podcast”. It has taught me many things in my business so what a great guest to have on the show! He has launched a handful of successful online courses. He wholesale houses and does lease options. He goes into all of these subjects for you so you can get an insight. There is so much to learn from this one. So let’s learn from my real estate idol, Joe McCall. Big Time Dreams!

019 – What is Big Time Dreams? Find out what my Passion is. It might be Tacos ;)

What does Big Time Dreams mean? What am I trying to do with it? My lovely sister Rebecca Dao is interviewing me today. She is my biggest supporter so big shout out to her! We go into what I do in my real estate business. I am also getting into buying and selling raw land. I touch on that. This episode will give you more insight to my life now and what I am trying to accomplish. It was a super fun! Big Time Dreams!!

018 – Running a Church with Pastor Jeremy Bedenbaugh

 

When I hear someone is a pastor, I usually think what was the “Big Calling” that made this person do this? To spend your whole career in a congregation seems tough to me. I always thought that if you are a pastor you have to love it right? You don’t do it for the money right?

 

Pastor Jeremy Bedenbaugh is our guest today. He leads The Journey Church in St. Louis. He has to deal with the community issues, tragedies, mentoring the people that work in the church and more. Why would you want to be a Pastor? This is going to be an interesting one. Big Time Dreams!!

017 – Using FaceBook Ads to Increase Sales and Brand with David Cote

You will learn a lot about online advertising today. David Cote is a military veteran that is now a full-time Social Media Manager. He helps businesses with social media and online sales. You can learn from his tips to increase your sales and likelihood of success. After working for a magazine selling ads, he started his own social media consultant company. He is really knowledgeable about FaceBook Ads, Click Funnels and more. Learn what FaceBook knows about us and use it to your advantage. You can use their data to target people that are more likely to love your product. For most small business through the thought process and upfront legwork you will need to succeed with your online marketing. I learned so much about online advertising on this one. You can too!

016 – Oz and King and their Soccer (Call it Football) Podcast

Two friends (Ozer Kocdemir and Kerry King) who met playing soccer decided to start a podcast about it. They want to bring the game to fans from all angles, not just scores and stats. They go into their love of the game. They have been at it for over a year now and working towards making it their full time jobs. They also recently went on a trip to Kenya to do a documentary about the sport. These guys are definitely passionate about soccer and their dreams. This was just a fun episode from some dudes that are definitely taking action on their goals. Check out their podcast at www.ozandking.com or search “Oz and King’s Football Podcast” wherever podcast are available. Big Time Dreams!!