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Wannabe Entrepreneur

Wannabe Entrepreneur

By Tiagorbf
It's a daily podcast about my journey trying to become my own boss and make a living out of my side projects.

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I don't want to use your time to show you ads neither of us believes in! This podcast follows the moto: "Pay what you think is worth". If you like this podcast and want to contribute to its development you can do so here: www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf
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#61 - Speaking with Wolfgang about when to terminate a project

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#86 - I almost bought a boat
I found a boat online and met the owner yesterday to see the boat with my own eyes. It's definitely a dream for me and today I will speak about why I think that buying it might be a good business... Please share this with your community: twitter: https://twitter.com/wbepodcast/status/1422332498214785024 Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:ugcPost:6828098636698660864/ Relevant links: * Matthias interview: https://anchor.fm/wannabentrepreneur/episodes/29---Interviewing-the-guy-that-started-and-finished-a-project-in-just-10-days-e12bb57 * Support Wannabe Entrepreneur: https://anchor.fm/wannabentrepreneur
05:50
August 3, 2021
#85 - How to deal with family vacations as an entrepreneur
My week of vacation with my family has started and this means that there is some extra logistics to take care of. Relevant links: * Become a podcast supporter: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf * Suggested episode 79 - https://anchor.fm/wannabentrepreneur/episodes/79---How-my-setup-evolved-since-I-started-a-daily-podcast-e1524qo
04:25
August 2, 2021
#84 - How I am creating communities around my businesses
I created a discord channel for changeit and a slack channel for Wannabe Entrepreneur. Today I want to speak about my experience with communities and how they are growing. Become a Wannabe Entrepreneur member: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf/ Join changeit discord: https://discord.gg/sAUb9dUR8Z Download changeit: https://changeit.app/
09:43
August 1, 2021
#83 - How to make sure your next airbnb has good internet?
I asked the Reddit Digital Nomad community how do they make sure their Airbnb has a good, reliable internet connection and got super interesting and useful tips. Relevant links: * Summary of these tips: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf/how-make-sure-next-airbnb-good-internet-episode-x * Pros and cons of digital nomad lifestyle (episode 27): https://anchor.fm/wannabentrepreneur/episodes/27---One-week-of-digital-nomad-lifestyle-e126f3u * Send me a message on Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/tiago-ferreira-48562095/
07:14
July 31, 2021
#82 - Interviewing Anjali and Michael that live in a van but are dreaming with a catamaran
Today I had a chat with a lovely couple Michael and Anjali. They were my colleagues at trivago and end up quitting their job to live full time in a van having the dream to one day upgrade to a catamaran. They will be sharing what they have learned so far from their experiences trying to make money out of social media and we will dive deep in understanding their incredible mindset. I hope you enjoy it as much as I did :) About Michael and Anjali: * Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/projectcatamay/ * Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC9MqWDGl-PfY9MHX6-1cmTQ About Wannabe Entrepreneur: * Buy us a coffee: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf You might also like episode 68 about a couple that is working on a travel blog: https://anchor.fm/wannabentrepreneur/episodes/68---Interviewing-Michael-and-Chloe-who-were-able-to-grow-their-travel-blog-to-a-solid-source-of-income-e14g420
43:31
July 30, 2021
#81 - Wannabe Entrepreneur Slack Channel
I created a slack channel for all Wannabe Entrepreneur members together with all the people I interviewed in the podcast. I am super excited to be part of this community. Become a member and join our slack: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf
03:29
July 29, 2021
#80 - UTMs, SEO and other nerdy stuff
Hey People. This episode was inspired by an email from a listener that brought my attention to the world of SEO and tracking codes. That's what I am talking about today... Relevant links: * UTM and SEO tools: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf/seo-tracking-tools-episode-80 * Episode 76 is about the sponsored blog post: https://anchor.fm/wannabentrepreneur/episodes/76---I-spent-150-euros-in-a-sponsored-blog-post--Was-it-worth-it-e14ujf3 * Send me an email to: tiagorbf9@gmail.com * Follow me on twitter: @tiagobf
07:31
July 28, 2021
#79 - How my setup evolved since I started a daily podcast
It's been almost 80 episodes since I have first started this project and today I want to speak a bit about how my podcast setup evolved since the beginning and the top things I have learned to make sure I am publishing one episode daily.  Do you like my work? You can support it here: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf Check out the episode I published when I was on a boat (episode 16): https://anchor.fm/wannabentrepreneur/episodes/16---I-am-on-a-boat-e11ifaa
09:43
July 27, 2021
#78 - After 2 months of work the product clicks are finally increasing
For the past months, I have been focusing on increasing the click ratio in the ecostore products of my app changeit. It took a lot of experimenting and trial and error but I was finally able to reach the numbers I was hoping for. Today I will speak about the journey to hit the right numbers. Episode 47, where I asked my friend Abhi to test the ecostore: https://anchor.fm/wannabentrepreneur/episodes/47---Collecting-feedback-from-my-friends-e13ae4t Buy me a coffee: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf
10:30
July 26, 2021
#77 - I am not self-confident I am just tough!
Today's episode is about this podcast and what I am trying out to increase the number of listeners. Hope you like it. Relevant links: * The design tool Canva: https://www.canva.com/ * Support this podcast: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf * Send me a message on linkeding:  https://www.linkedin.com/in/tiago-ferreira-48562095/ * Send me a message on twitter: https://twitter.com/TiagoRBF
06:48
July 25, 2021
#76 - I spent 150 euros in a sponsored blog post. Was it worth it?
10 days ago I spent 150 euros on a sponsored blog post in a sustainability blog but it being published I was not getting any traffic. What actually happened? blog post: https://www.gypsysoul.co.uk/changeit-app-making-sustainability-accessible-to-everyone/ support this podcast: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf
07:04
July 24, 2021
#75 - Interviewing Cody who moved across the country for his fulfilment business
Today I am interviewing Cody Howell that together with his wife is building a fulfillment center business that is already making 100K per year of revenue. In this conversation, Cody will share more about his journey and some of the incredible challenges he had to overcome. About Cody: Shipping Department TikTok: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMdGaFBM2/ Business Website: https://shippingdepartment.us/ About this show: Support Wannabe Entrepreneur: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf
36:12
July 23, 2021
#74 - 3 projects I have started and terminated
In today's episode, I take a ride down memory lane and revisit some of the projects I have started and terminated. It was fun to remember those times and I was even able to fetch a couple of screenshots of my old logos and websites: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf/5-prjects-i-terminated Support this podcast here: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf Follow me on twitter: https://twitter.com/TiagoRBF Connect with me on linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/tiago-ferreira-48562095/
09:01
July 22, 2021
#73 - My top 5 favourite startup podcasts
Hey Peeps. Today I will be sharing with you my favorite startup-related podcasts. I have learned so much from them and I am super excited to share them with you. List of podcasts: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf/my-top-5-favourite-startup-podcasts-episode-73 Follow me on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TiagoRBF
07:60
July 21, 2021
#72 - Learning how to cope with failure
I believe that learning how to cope with failure with possibly the hardest thing you can do as an entrepreneur listen to this episode to understand my thoughts about this. I will be also speaking about a new technique I am using to get more users while still learning about my target market and topic. Support: Become a Wannabe Entrepreneur supporter: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf Suggested Episodes: Listen to Hendrick's interview (episode 50): https://anchor.fm/wannabentrepreneur/episodes/50---Interviewing-The-Bread-Code-who-has-one-of-the-most-successful-baking-youtube-channels-in-Germany-e13cc3j Listen to Hugo's interview (episode 46): https://anchor.fm/wannabentrepreneur/episodes/46---Interviewing-The-Sailing-Frenchman-who-has-the-ambition-to-sail-around-the-world-e139ku0 Reach out to me: Twitter: @tiagorbf Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/tiago-ferreira-48562095/
07:12
July 20, 2021
#71 - I need your help!
In this episode, I am sharing the three things you can do to help me grow the Wannabe Entrepreneur community.  Contribute: Become a member/contributor: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf Share: Share this LinkedIn post: https://www.linkedin.com/posts/tiago-ferreira-48562095_1-pilot-by-wannabe-entrepreneur-activity-6822550364638724096-TGyZ Share this tweet: https://twitter.com/TiagoRBF/status/1416785356347875328 Reach out: My Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/tiago-ferreira-48562095/ My Twitter: https://twitter.com/TiagoRBF My Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/tiagorbf/ Youtube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3dmPmL3G52CKUEv_sFEeBg
05:08
July 19, 2021
#70 - I am spiralling...
Hey Entrepreneurs. Today I want to speak about how sometimes is really hard to disconnect and relax and I will share a couple of tips that I use to force myself out of these spiraling thoughts... Support this podcast: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf Follow me on twitter: @tiagorbf
07:23
July 18, 2021
#69 - Let's go through my hate comments
Today I decided to share with you some of the hate comments I got since I started sharing my projects with the world. They are not too bad but I think that is important to share my experience since it's part of any entrepreneur's lifestyle. Relevant links: * Become a Wannabe Entrepreneur Member: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf * Follow me on twitter: https://twitter.com/TiagoRBF * Download Changeit: https://changeit.app
10:44
July 17, 2021
#68 - Interviewing Michael and Chloe who were able to grow their travel blog to a solid source of income
Today I bring you a great conversation I had with Chloe and Michael. They are a couple that quit their job to pursue their dream lifestyle of adventures and sustainable traveling. We will be speaking about how they were able to develop their travel blog to a solid source of income and how did they were able to pivot their business to accommodate the challenges brought by this pandemic. About Michael and Chloe: Travel blog: https://nomadandinlove.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/nomadandinlove/ About Wannabe Entrepreneur: * Support the podcast: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf/ * Listen to the first episode: https://anchor.fm/wannabentrepreneur/episodes/1---Pilot-e10p1ba
53:11
July 16, 2021
#67 - I got a phone call from the unemployment center
Today I will share with you some bits of the call I got with the unemployment center in Germany and also give a status update on changeit. Do you have ideas to introduce gamification in changeit? Share them with me here: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf/what-gamification-ideas-changeit-episode-68 Relevant links: * Download changeit: https://changeit.app * Become a supporter of this podcast - https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf * Sponsored Changeit Blog post - https://www.gypsysoul.co.uk/changeit-app-making-sustainability-accessible-to-everyone/
06:48
July 15, 2021
#66 - It's sad but I am applying for jobs!
Today I started applying for jobs again and I will explain why in this episode. Relevant links: * My view while recording this podcast: https://twitter.com/TiagoRBF/status/1415362175477207041/photo/1 * Become a true supporter: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf
04:21
July 14, 2021
#65 - Sailing with a youtuber in Amsterdam
Hey Peeps. Today I am going to talk about my sailing experience this weekend and give you an update on how things are going with the podcast and my new changeit release. Relevant links: * Say Hi on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TiagoRBF * Download Changeit: https://changeit.app/information/download/ * Become a Wannabe Entrepreneur Supporter: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf * You might also like episode 62: https://anchor.fm/wannabentrepreneur/episodes/62---Reach-out-to-companies-and-mentors--Just-do-it-e146cm2
07:24
July 13, 2021
#64 - Changeit App Tech Stack
Today I bring you a more geeky episode for those who are passionate about Software Developing or want to learn more. I will be describing the tools and tech that I use to develop my climate change app, Changeit.app Relevant links: * Tools mentioned in this episode: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf/changeit-app-tech-stack-episode-64 * My top favorite bootstrapping tools of all time (episode 57): https://anchor.fm/wannabentrepreneur/episodes/57---My-top-favorite-bootstrapping-tools-of-all-time-e13tnk1 * Send me a message: https://twitter.com/TiagoRBF 
10:07
July 12, 2021
#63 - How did my last changeit release perform?
It has been 20 days since my latest release and I finally got the time to sit down and look through the metrics. Did my bet work out? Listen to see. Here are the graphs I speak about in this episode: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf/analysing-changeit-release-episode-x
07:20
July 11, 2021
#62 - Reach out to companies and mentors. Just do it!
Do not be afraid to send a DM to a company or person you think can help you out. That's the topic I will be speaking about in this episode together with my personal strategy. Here are my most successful messages: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf/successful-messages-i-sent-get-collaborations-episode-62
07:28
July 10, 2021
#61 - Speaking with Wolfgang about when to terminate a project
I had a nice chat with my friend Wolfgang (aka Wolfy) and we tried to come up with good thumb rules to better decide when to terminate a project. Wolfgang Projects:  * Codeprints: http://codeprints.dev  * Driving License E-learning: http://f-online.at  * Our covid tracing project: https://github.com/covid19tracing/covid-19-tracing  * Buy me a coffee: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf
21:48
July 9, 2021
#60 - I made 3 euros in June. Is Changeit a profitable company?
Another month has passed and it is time to check the numbers of the month of June. I realized that for the first time I made more money than what I have spent, a whopping 3 euros!  Relevant links: Changeit Metrics for June: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf/changeit-numbers-month-june-2021-episode-60-640777 Follow me on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TiagoRBF Download changeit: https://changeit.app/
06:32
July 8, 2021
#59 - Short update about changeit's design
I have a short but informative episode today about what I have been working on regarding my changeit app. Relevant Links: My current setup: https://twitter.com/TiagoRBF/status/1412791425046040577/photo/1 New Changeit Design: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf/new-changeit-design-what-think-episode-59 Download Changeit: https://changeit.app/
03:26
July 7, 2021
#58 - Focus on your most passionate users
Today I am giving you some stats about this podcast and want to share a story that shows how important is to listen and include your most passionate users in your product building process. Suggest ideas for next episodes: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf/suggest-topics-next-episodes-episode-58 Follow me on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TiagoRBF
08:42
July 6, 2021
#57 - My top favorite bootstrapping tools of all time
Today I am talking about my favorite tools that I use in every project I work on. Have a look on my post where I documented all the mentioned tools and where you can suggest your own: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf/my-favourite-web-tools
10:42
July 5, 2021
#56 - Drunk and embarrassed but still having fun!
For the first time since I quit my job, I met my weekend colleagues and it was really nice to hang out with them but also felt a bit weird explaining what I am doing at the moment. That's the topic of today's episode. Do you want me to continue releasing episodes? This will help ==> https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf
06:00
July 4, 2021
#55 - Interviewing Iris Who Raised 1M For Her Sustainable Fashion App!
Today I have a chat with Iris Skrami, the co-founder of Renoon, an up-an-coming sustainable fashion app that got the attention of multiple investors, having raised 1M euros in the seed round. We spoke about how being an entrepreneur was initially not part of her life plan but end up being unavoidable because of a black dress. I hope this mysterious description picked your interest because even though it's a long episode, is definitely worth to listen. Relevant links: * Install Renoon: https://renoon.com/ * Iris's yoga youtube channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCJQZvtgu53VboDNCyL5qxbA * Support this podcast: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf Glossary: * Startup Accelerator: fixed-term, cohort-based programs, that include mentorship and educational components and culminate in a public pitch event or demo day. * YC (YCombinator): It's one of the top accelerators in the USA
47:25
July 3, 2021
#54 - The time is now. Should I go all in?
After an eye-opening conversation with my friend SJ, I start to wonder if I need to invest more money to find the success I am looking for. This podcast is not free! I follow the "pay what you think is worth model". So if you think my work is bringing value to you you can contribute here: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf Relevant links: Interviewing João Amaro (episode 41): https://anchor.fm/wannabentrepreneur/episodes/41---Interviewing-the-man-that-brought-cookie-dough-to-Portugal-e12ph23 Interviewing the Sailing Frenchman (episode 46): https://anchor.fm/wannabentrepreneur/episodes/46---Interviewing-The-Sailing-Frenchman-who-has-the-ambition-to-sail-around-the-world-e139ku0 Interviewing Contapp Founder (episode 32): https://anchor.fm/wannabentrepreneur/episodes/32---Interviewing-an-entrepreneur-that-is-on-a-unique-startup-journey-to-innovate-business-cards-e12hk4v Follow me on twitter: https://twitter.com/TiagoRBF
05:57
July 2, 2021
#53 - Android vs IOS - My experience releasing my app in the stores!
Today I am speaking about my experience releasing Changeit both in IOS and Android stores. I will be talking about prices, the review process, and how to collect reviews. Relevant Links: Become a Wannabe Entrepreneur Member: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/dashboard My Twitter: https://twitter.com/TiagoRBF Download Changeit: https://changeit.app/
13:45
July 1, 2021
#52 - What the hell am I doing with my savings?
I am spending my savings trying to live out of my side projects and I can not help but wonder if I am making the right call. That's what I reflect on in today's episode. Relevant links: Yesterday's challenge: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf/q-how-i-scale-changeit-content-creation-episode-51 Support this podcast: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf If you liked this episode you should probably listen to Emotional Rollercoaster (episode 10): https://anchor.fm/wannabentrepreneur/episodes/10---Emotional-Rollercoaster-e114f3b
08:39
June 30, 2021
#51 - If you were building changeit. How would you solve this?
Today I want to try something different and ask for your help to solve a problem that I don't know how to solve in my changeit project. Give your ideas here: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf/q-how-i-scale-changeit-content-creation-episode-51 Download changeit: https://changeit.app Disclaimer: I don't want to use your time to show you ads neither of us believes in! This podcast follows the moto: "Pay what you think is worth". If you like this podcast and want to contribute to its development you can do so here: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf
05:09
June 29, 2021
#50 - Interviewing The Bread Code who has one of the most successful baking youtube channels in Germany
Today I am speaking with my good friend Hendrik who is a serial entrepreneur and has a lot of experience in kickstarting new projects. We will be talking about his most recent project, a youtube channel called "The Bread Code" that has more than 80k subscribers. We will talk about how he came up with the idea and tips and tricks he used to increase the click rate in his videos. Relevant Links: Hendrick's youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCcl83sSKVJpPLylAvXYTM7Q Support this podcast: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf Follow me on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TiagoRBF  
32:20
June 28, 2021
#49 - Tips and tricks for a successful Kickstarter campaign
In today's episode, I will speak about why I think creating a kickstarter campaign is a great way to train multiple entrepreneurial skills and I will share what I have learned from my own campaign Relevant links: My social media posts promoting my campaign: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf/here-successful-posts-kickstarter-campaign-episode-49 Kickstarter campaign: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/tiagorbf/help-me-fund-my-first-music-album My music album website: https://theexpat.tiagorbf.com/ Learn more about my album project (episode 42): https://anchor.fm/wannabentrepreneur/episodes/42---I-am-producing-a-music-album-e12mb48
14:55
June 27, 2021
#48 - From full time bloggers to nude photographers. Welcome to Berlin!!!
Today I am sharing my opinion about the city of Berlin. There are many positive and interesting aspects and others that are not so good. Btw if you like my work and think it's worth something you can buy me a coffee here: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf
07:46
June 26, 2021
#47 - Collecting feedback from my friends
I asked my friend Abhi to provide me feedback about the latest Changeit release and I finally figure out what to focus on next. Support this podcast: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf Emotional Rollercoaster episode: https://anchor.fm/wannabentrepreneur/episodes/10---Emotional-Rollercoaster-e114f3b Download changeit app: https://changeit.app
07:41
June 25, 2021
#46 - Interviewing The Sailing Frenchman who has the ambition to sail around the world
I have been following Hugo's youtube channel from the beginning and it was a true pleasure to chat with him about his journey. Hugo will tell us about how he grew his youtube channel and how he was able to finance his most recent project as a competitor in the Mini Transat Race (which is a solo transatlantic race). Glossary: Mini Transat: A solo transatlantic yacht race that typically starts in France and ends in the Caribbean. Vendée Globe: A single-handed non-stop round the world yacht race. Ann Alé: The name of Hugo's first boat Hugo Boss: Reference to Alex Thomson, that is a famous sailor sponsored by Hugo Boss Charter Boat: People rent a boat with a skipper to sail around and enjoy their vacations Clipper Race: A race that takes paying amateur crews on one or more legs of a circumnavigation of the globe SVB: Online shop for yacht and boat equipment Relevant links: About Hugo aka @thesailingfrenchman Check out Hugo youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCjbnS2PJDbVxyF0foCil6oQ Follow Hugo on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thesailingfrenchman/ Check out his website: https://www.thesailingfrenchman.com/ About this podcast: Check out the pilot episode: https://anchor.fm/wannabentrepreneur/episodes/1---Pilot-e10p1ba Support Wannabe Entrepreneur: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf Follow me on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TiagoRBF
28:27
June 24, 2021
#45 - How can I make Changeit better?
It's always the same, my expectations get too high after a release, and then when the metrics do not follow my expectations I get demotivated and a bit lost regarding the next steps. That's the topic of today's episode. Relevant links: * Busra Interview: https://anchor.fm/wannabentrepreneur/episodes/44---Interviewing-Busra-who-treats-her-career-as-her-own-startup-e138109 * Install Changeit app: https://changeit.app/ * Follow me on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TiagoRBF Disclaimer: I don't want to use your time to show you ads neither of us believes in! This podcast follows the moto: "Pay what you think is worth". If you like this podcast and want to contribute to its development you can do so here: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf
06:27
June 23, 2021
#44 - Interviewing Busra who treats her career as her own startup
Today I am chatting with Busra. She is a passionate software developer that has been collecting great stories about her career and sharing them in conferences and her blog. She treats her career as her own startup and we speak about the way of thinking that brought her a lot of positive results so far. If you are new here I would recommend listening to the first episode (https://anchor.fm/wannabentrepreneur/episodes/1---Pilot-e10p1ba). Relevant Links: * Follow Busra here: https://twitter.com/busrakoken * Buy me a coffee here: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf * Follow me on Twitter here: https://twitter.com/tiagorbf
33:23
June 22, 2021
#43 - New Changeit Release!
Today is all about changeit. The new release is out! I will first take you through my monthly report and then describe the reasoning behind the new changeit features. Relevant links: * Changeit metrics dashboards: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf/my-monthly-changeit-reports-month-may-episode-43 * Download changeit: https://changeit.app/ * Episode introducing changeit: https://anchor.fm/wannabentrepreneur/episodes/2---What-am-I-working-on-e10p6v2
10:04
June 21, 2021
#42 - I am producing a music album
Today I am speaking about my quarantine project. Probably, everyone has one, and mine was producing my first music album. If you want to listen to it checkout tiagorbf on Spotify or visit the website: https://theexpat.tiagorbf.com/ Relevant links: * Album website: https://theexpat.tiagorbf.com/ * Fiverr (freelancing tool): https://www.fiverr.com/ * Support this podcast: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf * Follow on twitter: https://twitter.com/TiagoRBF
08:06
June 20, 2021
#41 - Interviewing the man that brought cookie dough to Portugal
João Amaro is back to the show, and today he will be speaking about the company that came after Herbpack. He will be speaking about the crazy adventure that was to bootstrap his food business and what he and his partner have learned with the process. Learn more about Donnie Dough here: https://donniedough.com/ . Listen to João first interview here (episode 37): https://anchor.fm/wannabentrepreneur/episodes/37---Interviewing-the-guy-that-started-his-first-company-in-his-teens-e12pian Disclaimer: I don't want to use your time to show you ads neither of us believes in! This podcast follows the moto: "Pay what you think is worth". If you like this podcast and want to contribute to its development you can do so here: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf
31:35
June 19, 2021
#40 - This podcast is giving me weird dreams
Today I am speaking about a dream I had related to this podcast and the fear of disappointing the listeners. Also, the new changeit release is almost ready and I am excited about the feedback. Disclaimer: I don't want to use your time to show you ads neither of us believes in! This podcast follows the moto: "Pay what you think is worth". If you like this podcast and want to contribute to its development you can do so here: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf My twitter: @tiagorbf
06:16
June 18, 2021
#39 - Here is how I organize my new project ideas
Today I want to share with you the process I recently came up with to better organize every new idea I have. Hope it helps! I shared a couple of screenshots of my idea board in the buymeacoffee tool so if you are a supporter of this podcast you can access it here: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf/39-here-i-organize-new-project-ideas It might be easier to follow this episode while/after looking at those images. Relevant links: * Wolfgang Interview: https://anchor.fm/wannabentrepreneur/episodes/25---Interviewing-the-man-that-quit-his-job-to-follow-his-passion-e123f9r * Matthias interview: https://anchor.fm/wannabentrepreneur/episodes/29---Interviewing-the-guy-that-started-and-finished-a-project-in-just-10-days-e12bb57 * Find your Inner Why episode: https://anchor.fm/wannabentrepreneur/episodes/14---Whats-your-inner-WHY-e1173hf * Support this podcast: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf
09:21
June 17, 2021
#38 - Got my first donation
Great news! I got my first donation for this podcast today through changeit donation page which motivated me to set up my first contribution page. And I asked my friend Sven to test it. If you want to check it out or contribute here is the link: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf
07:38
June 16, 2021
#37 - Interviewing the guy that started his first company in his teens
Today I am speaking with an old entrepreneur friend. João founded his first company, Herbpack, when he was 18 years old and he has been founding companies ever since. In this interview, he will be speaking about the adventure that was to build Herbpack. Check out Herbpack's facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/paginaherbpack and connect with Joao here: https://www.linkedin.com/mwlite/in/jo%C3%A3o-amaro-62446a4a Disclaimer: I don't want to use your time to show you ads neither of us believes in! This podcast follows the moto: "Pay what you think is worth". If you like this podcast and want to contribute to its development you can do so here: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf
25:09
June 15, 2021
#36 - What problem is this podcast solving?
Today I am talking about a multitude of topics. Starting about complaining about bad internet, moving to what problem is this podcast solving, and finishing by speaking about how I miss hanging out with friends and peers from work. Relevant links: * Support this podcast: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf * Follow on twitter: https://twitter.com/TiagoRBF
07:47
June 14, 2021
#35 - Working on Sundays
Why do we rest on weekends and work on weekdays? Who decided this? Being my own boss means I can decide when I want to work and when I want to chill.
05:47
June 13, 2021
#34 - What if I could make money from this podcast?
Hey. Today I bring you a general update on multiple topics. I also have been spending more time thinking about this podcast and if it can actually become a source of income for me. If I set up a patreon or a pay what you think is worth model would you be willing to participate? Let me know via twitter at @tiagorbf.
09:04
June 12, 2021
#33 - How I get new users
Today I am talking about how I am getting new users for my app, changeit. I speak about both the paid and non-paid approaches.  If you want to learn more about my app check it out here: https://changeit.app/ ============= Hi, there! I don't want to use your time to show you ads neither of us believes in! This podcast follows the moto: "Pay what you think is worth". If you like this podcast and want to contribute to its development you can do so here: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf
09:38
June 11, 2021
#32 - Interviewing an entrepreneur that is on a unique startup journey to innovate business cards
Today I am chatting with Giuseppe Milazzo. He is the Founder of Contapp, an innovative business tool app that digitalizes business cards and simplifies contact management.  With a background in marketing and design, he is going to tell us how he managed to build his app completely organically and his vision for the future.   Relevant links: * Download Contapp for FREE at https://linktr.ee/contapp * Connect with Giuseppe via his linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/giuseppemilazzo/ * Support this podcast: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf * Follow me on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TiagoRBF
29:16
June 10, 2021
#31 - To the mooooonnnn!
We reached 1k plays in this episode so let's talk about that and why I love and hate coding
05:47
June 9, 2021
#30 - Beer, Coffee and a Storm!
Today I have a little reflection about how storms are important and unavoidable for any noob trying to become an expert in whatever field!
07:18
June 8, 2021
#29 - Interviewing the guy that started and finished a project in just 10 days
I am speaking with the side projects master, Matthias Endler. He is a software developer and an entrepreneur that has a lot of experience in bootstrapping new ideas. In this episode, he will be speaking about his most recent side project that started and ended in just 10 days. You can follow Matthias on Twitter @matthiasendler and read his great blog posts at https://endler.dev. ============= Hi, there! I don't want to use your time to show you ads neither of us believes in! This podcast follows the moto: "Pay what you think is worth". If you like this podcast and want to contribute to its development you can do so here: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf
27:27
June 7, 2021
#28 - The simplest most useful product I ever created
Today I want to share with you the most simple and useful product I have ever created. Here is the link for the chrome plugin in case you want to try it out: https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/video-reviews-for-buying/epffndbljlnghnfjomejlojlmikegfod?hl=en-GB&authuser=0
07:16
June 6, 2021
#27 - One week of digital nomad lifestyle
Today I want to speak about my experience after a week of trying to live the digital nomad lifestyle
06:04
June 5, 2021
#26 - Changeit is trending!
Two very successful posts got me 1000 new users
05:11
June 4, 2021
#25 - Interviewing the man that quit his job to follow his passion
In today's episode, I am having a chat with my friend Wolfgang. His example of quitting his job to travel and follow his entrepreneurial passion was a big inspiration for me and a great motivation for my decision to take the leap myself. In this interview, Wolfgang shares what he has learned during this past year and gives valuable insights for people that might want to follow his steps. Learn more about Wolfgang in his website: http://gassler.org
17:49
June 3, 2021
#24 - Let the new development cycle begin!
I am ready to start coding again. I will share what features I will be focusing on and also a nice chat I had with another entrepreneur.
07:12
June 2, 2021
#23 - Creating Dashboards
I am back to work and today I was focused on building a dashboard to understand how people interact with my eco store products
06:36
June 1, 2021
#22 - Low Energy
A low-energy day and existential doubts about my current strategy!
04:05
May 31, 2021
#21 - Super Yachts
Today I am speaking about vacation hangover, superyachts, and unemployment money. Hope you like it! Relevant links: * Support this podcast: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf * Follow on twitter: https://twitter.com/TiagoRBF
07:45
May 30, 2021
#20 - Digital Nomad
Remote work? Is it good or bad? Today I share my thoughts about this type of work. I am also telling you about my one way ticket adventure.
06:02
May 29, 2021
#19 - End of the voyage
Last day of our sailing trip and here are the crew final thoughts
04:32
May 28, 2021
#18 - Thoughts of a sailor
Not a lot of news from my business but some thoughts about sailing.
09:54
May 27, 2021
#17 - My true colors
Reflecting about bad bosses and how do I know I won't become one.
05:05
May 26, 2021
#16 - I am on a boat
Today I wanna speak about vacation and how I wish being an entrepreneur would give me more freedom to control my time.
03:60
May 25, 2021
#15 - Let's dive deep into the affiliate model
Today I want to share a bit more in detail how we use the affiliate model in Changeit and what are our real numbers! Relevant links: * Support this podcast: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf * Follow on twitter: https://twitter.com/TiagoRBF
07:28
May 24, 2021
#14 - What's your inner WHY?
Today I speak about a book that changed my life, "Start with Why" by Simon Sinek. I want to describe how I used this book to help me decide between ideas I want to work on and ideas I do not want to work on. Relevant links: * "Start with Why" book: https://amzn.to/3gLkGt8 * Changeit website: https://changeit.app * Support this podcast: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf
05:30
May 23, 2021
#13 - Changeit Business Models
Finally, I am ready to speak about the different business models I considered for changeit and which I am pursuing at the moment.
10:29
May 22, 2021
#12 - Night Thoughts
It's 1:30 am and I see myself thinking what does it take to scale my business to the next level
02:59
May 21, 2021
#11 - Calculating the unemployment risks
Today I speak about what were my reasoning before deciding to take the leap
05:01
May 20, 2021
#10 - Emotional Rollercoaster
Building your own side project or business is like riding an emotional rollercoaster filled with ups and downs. Today I am feeling a bit more on the downside and I will explain why
06:08
May 19, 2021
#9 - There is no planet B!
Today I reflect on climate change and the responsibility that we Human beings have in controlling its consequences. Relevant links: * Changeit website: https://changeit.app * Support this podcast: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf
07:14
May 18, 2021
#8 - I have an attention problem!
I can not spend one hour in front of the computer without checking social media! I need them likes! It's annoying and I need to stop. That's today episode!
03:11
May 17, 2021
#7 - I need QA!
A nasty undetected bug was preventing users to open the link in some of changeit notifications! Today I reflect on the role of QA (Quality Assurance).
04:50
May 16, 2021
#6 - Feedback, Feedback, Feedback!
In this episode, I will share a couple of techniques on how I collect my user's feedback and what main metrics I am focusing now at changeit.
05:49
May 15, 2021
#5 - What problem am I solving?
Today I will explore a bit the first step of starting any new project: Finding a problem you want to fix! I will share a bit about what problem am I trying to fix with changeit.
06:13
May 14, 2021
#4 - No more benefits!
This is a short one exploring the things that I am missing as a wanna be entrepreneur that were a given when I was working for a company.  Relevant links: * Changeit website: https://changeit.app * Support this podcast: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf
03:42
May 13, 2021
#3 - Early Pressure
I quit my job no longer than 2 weeks ago and I am already feeling the pressure of being able to generate an income. Why aren't the users increasing? In this episode, I explore those feelings and speak about Vikings! Relevant links: * Changeit website: https://changeit.app * Support this podcast: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf
05:50
May 13, 2021
#2 - What am I working on?
In this episode I speak about my first side project (nasal filters) and my most recent project (changeit a climate change app). Relevant links: * Changeit website: https://changeit.app * Support this podcast: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf
04:43
May 13, 2021
#1 - Pilot
This is the first episode of my podcast wannabe entrepreneur. It's a daily short podcast where I will speak about my journey on trying to live out of my side projects. Disclaimer: I don't want to use your time to show you ads neither of us believes in! This podcast follows the moto: "Pay what you think is worth". If you like this podcast and want to contribute to its development you can do so here: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/tiagorbf
02:18
May 12, 2021
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May 11, 2021