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WunderCAST

By WunderTRE

WunderCAST is a place where we explore the journey of starting and running a business.

From tips on building a brand that lasts, to interviews with entrepreneurs who know what it takes to win, and everything in-between, WunderCAST is the place to be!

Weekly episodes hosted by WunderTRE Founder and CEO, Ryker Taylor.
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WunderCAST: Thanksgiving Episode with Account Manager Josh
WunderCAST: Thanksgiving Episode with Account Manager Josh
On this Thanksgiving episode of the WunderCAST, Ryker speaks with Account Manager Joshua Wilbanks! Grab your favorite Thanksgiving food and join us for this fun episode!     Let's Connect:  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/wundertre/ Facebook: https://m.facebook.com/wundertre/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/wund...  Twitter: https://twitter.com/wundertre Website: https://wundertre.com YouTube: https://youtu.be/kcFcsx0RaVE
22:27
November 24, 2021
WunderCAST: Managing Opportunities, with Special Guest, Jonathan Wright
WunderCAST: Managing Opportunities, with Special Guest, Jonathan Wright
Tune in to this episode of WunderCAST where we speak with, Jonathan Wright! Jonathan and Ryker speak about managing opportunities both in your personal life and career.    Does your business need help with branding and marketing? Never fear, WunderTRE can help! We are brand experience & inbound marketing experts!  We work with businesses in a variety of industries to help them stand out from the crowd, and build a brand that inspires delight, all while helping them reach their goals.    Let's get connected! #WinTheWeb Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/wundertre/Facebook: https://m.facebook.com/wundertre/LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/wund... Twitter: https://twitter.com/wundertreWebsite: https://wundertre.com/
48:13
November 17, 2021
WunderCAST: One Of Us, with Special Guest, Curt Langford
WunderCAST: One Of Us, with Special Guest, Curt Langford
Tune in to this episode of WunderCAST where we speak with President and CEO of the Texas Tech Alumni Association, Curt Langford! Curt dives in and gives some insight on the Lubbock community and his work with both Texas Tech and the Alumni Association.   Does your business need help with branding and marketing? Never fear, WunderTRE can help! We are brand experience & inbound marketing experts!  We work with businesses in a variety of industries to help them stand out from the crowd, and build a brand that inspires delight, all while helping them reach their goals.    Let's get connected! #WinTheWeb Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/wundertre/Facebook: https://m.facebook.com/wundertre/LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/wund... Twitter: https://twitter.com/wundertreWebsite: https://wundertre.com/
42:53
November 11, 2021
WunderCAST: The Art Behind It
WunderCAST: The Art Behind It
We had the pleasure of having Don Caldwell, owner of Caldwell Productions, in the studio for this episode of WunderCAST! We talked about all things related to the music industry and even what it takes to be successful in the space!    Let's Connect:  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/wundertre/  Facebook: https://m.facebook.com/wundertre/  Twitter: https://twitter.com/wundertre  Website: https://wundertre.com  YouTube: https://youtu.be/kcFcsx0RaVE
46:18
August 26, 2021
WunderCAST: Rigidity & Fluidity
WunderCAST: Rigidity & Fluidity
Opposites attract... or do they? Ryker Taylor and Alex Masterson dive into rigid companies that aren't willing to grow overtime. They also discuss the polar opposite companies that change without keeping a clear brand direction. In this episode, a few favorites are brought to the table! Hear about Dell, Coca-Cola, Kodak, Internet Explorer and more! Looking for that balance of rigidity and fluidity? WunderTRE is a digital marketing agency centered on brand experience and inbound marketing! Let's get connected! We'd love to delight your customers with marketing they can't help but notice! Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/wundertre/ Facebook: https://m.facebook.com/wundertre/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/wundertre/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/wundertre Website: https://wundertre.com YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/.../UC5erR.../featured
25:37
August 18, 2021
WunderCAST: Pace Yourself with Chanda Allen
WunderCAST: Pace Yourself with Chanda Allen
Ever find yourself overwhelmed? Check out this week's WunderCAST episode with special guest, Chanda Allen! Ryker and Chanda share life experiences and talk about the importance of letting yourself breathe. Don't miss out!   Does your business need help with branding and marketing? Never fear, WunderTRE can help! We are brand experience & inbound marketing experts!   We work with businesses in a variety of industries to help them stand out from the crowd, and build a brand that inspires delight, all while helping them reach their goals.    Let's get connected! #WinTheWeb Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/wundertre/  Facebook: https://m.facebook.com/wundertre/  LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/wundertre/  Twitter: https://twitter.com/wundertre  Website: https://wundertre.com/
46:26
August 11, 2021
WunderCAST: Disrupting Your Market
WunderCAST: Disrupting Your Market
Join us for this episode of WunderCAST where Ryker Taylor and Alex Masterson dive into brands like eBay, Amazon, Tesla, and more! Let's dive into things you can do as a business owner that can help out your brand! We like talking about ways brands have helped themselves improve, but we LOVE getting to help businesses experience delight when they need our digital marketing services! YOU can be part of the WunderTRE family! Let's get a conversation started and find where we can help your brand. Facebook: https://m.facebook.com/wundertre/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/wundertre/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/wundertre TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@wundertre? Website: https://wundertre.com/ YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC5erR_-DF2fdDKJbQFwNuww Podcast: https://anchor.fm/wundertre 
23:52
August 05, 2021
WunderCAST: BBQ & Business with Special Guest, Ian Timmons
WunderCAST: BBQ & Business with Special Guest, Ian Timmons
In this episode of WunderCAST, Ryker and Alex are joined by Ian Timmons with Tom & Bingo's BBQ.   They covered everything from what it's like to be the 3rd owner of a generational restaurant, to keeping things fresh in the BBQ business, and a lot in between!    It's a must-listen!
37:17
July 28, 2021
WunderCAST: Creating A Culture with Special Guest, Jonathan Rodriguez
WunderCAST: Creating A Culture with Special Guest, Jonathan Rodriguez
In this episode of WunderCAST, Ryker and Alex are joined by fellow WunderTRE team member, Jonathan Rodriguez.    Join them as they discuss what it's like to build and maintain a team and vibrant company culture!  Want your own podcast for your business or branding ventures? Check us out online! We help people like YOU #WinTheWeb! Let's get your podcast started today: https://wundertre.com/get-started
26:21
July 22, 2021
WunderCAST: People Business with Special Guest, Michelle Morris
WunderCAST: People Business with Special Guest, Michelle Morris
It's the series you know and love with special guest, Michelle Morris! On this episode of WunderCAST, Ryker Taylor, Alex Masterson and Michelle Morris dive into the topic of all businesses being part of the "people business." Some companies that come up surrounding this topic include UPS, Chick-fil-A, Southwest Airlines, and more! Want your own podcast for your business or branding ventures? Check us out online! We help people like YOU #WinTheWeb! Let's get your podcast started today: https://wundertre.com/get-started
25:33
July 14, 2021
WunderCAST - Branding & Marketing: Channels to Watch For
WunderCAST - Branding & Marketing: Channels to Watch For
We're glad to have you back! On this episode of WunderCAST, Ryker Taylor and Alex Masterson talk about the value of knowing when certain channels make changes. Knowing when channels make changes and adjusting accordingly means keeping your branding and marketing on point!  Need help with your branding and marketing? Contact us at https://wundertre.com/get-started so we can help you Win The Web!
22:27
June 30, 2021
Growth
Growth
Join us for this WunderCAST episode with Mike McDougal where he and Ryker Taylor discuss growing a business, growing a city, and growing relationships! 
40:21
June 23, 2021
WunderCAST with Eddie McBride - The Importance of Adapting in Business
WunderCAST with Eddie McBride - The Importance of Adapting in Business
In this episode of WunderCAST, Ryker and guest Eddie McBride discuss the importance of being able to adapt in business. Join us in discussing what it takes to build a team that supports others.  Enjoying this video series? Contact us below to show us some love.   https://wundertre.com/contact-us
13:25
June 16, 2021
Branding
Branding
Join Ryker and Alex as they talk about the importance of branding for your business!
27:49
June 09, 2021
WunderCAST - Keeping It Local with Taylor McAlpine
WunderCAST - Keeping It Local with Taylor McAlpine
In this WunderCAST episode, Ryker and Taylor discuss the "Keep it Local" movement. Enjoy hearing from Ryker Taylor, WunderTRE Founder and CEO and Taylor McAlpine, Local LBK Founder and Owner. 
39:44
June 02, 2021
Encouragement
Encouragement
In this episode of WunderCAST Ryker and Alex speak about living in the moment and staying positive!
21:30
May 26, 2021
Push Through
Push Through
A new episode of WunderCAST with Gabe Vitela, owner of One Guy From Italy, and Giorgio's Pizza. ⁠Gabe and Ryker talk about overcoming setbacks, continuing to give it your best in hard times, and staying the course!⁠ This episode will definitely give you some motivation!
52:13
May 19, 2021
Balance
Balance
In this episode of WunderCAST, Alex and Ryker talk about balancing skillsets and why you have to be willing to listen to other viewpoints.
21:43
May 12, 2021
All in the Family
All in the Family
Ryker is joined by Kyle Bingham with Bingham Family Vineyards. Kyle shares his story on how they are growing the family business and navigating through government regulations. Grab a glass of wine and enjoy this episode!
42:25
May 05, 2021
Feel Good Friday
Feel Good Friday
In this episode of WunderCAST, Alex and Ryker talk about trending topics, memes, and retro branding! 
23:28
April 28, 2021
The Speed - Perfection Curve
The Speed - Perfection Curve
In this episode of WunderCAST, Alex and Ryker break down how to balance the need for speed against perfection.
21:54
April 21, 2021
Community Matters
Community Matters
In this WunderCAST episode, we're joined by LBK Foodies Founder, Dylan Moore! Dylan and Ryker talk about adapting your business model to changing times, managing a Facebook Group of 12,000+, and how to stay relevant.
45:50
April 14, 2021
Confrontation
Confrontation
In this episode of WunderCAST, Alex and Ryker talk about confrontation! From how to handle confrontation in business, overcoming confrontation, and responding to confrontation.
21:56
April 07, 2021
3 Years to The Rest of Your Life
3 Years to The Rest of Your Life
In this WunderCAST episode, we're joined by a very special guest, Blake Buchanan, the Founder/CEO of Bahama Buck's! Blake took an opportunity to start a snowcone company with a vision of paradise! He shares how he's been able to persevere through missed outcomes, surround himself with a great team, and rebrand his business after 20 years!
44:59
March 31, 2021
Evolve
Evolve
In this episode of WunderCAST, Alex and Ryker dive into how to evolve as a business.
23:56
March 24, 2021
Get Big Fast
Get Big Fast
Pull out your notepad to join Ryker as he interviews Sterling Snow, the Chief Revenue Officer at Divvy, as they touch on important business topics like thinking outside of the box to identify marketing channels, managing the actions to scale quickly, and the importance of being customer-centric. If you're looking to grow your business fast, this is the WunderCAST episode for you!
40:09
March 17, 2021
Patience
Patience
In this episode of WunderCAST, Alex and Ryker talk about the importance of being patient in business.
21:16
March 10, 2021
The Sum Of Its People
The Sum Of Its People
Have you ever heard the saying, "A business is only as good as the sum of its people?" Well, it's true! In this episode or WunderCAST, Ryker breaks down the importance of adding the right people to your team! 
12:22
October 28, 2020
Sweat The Small Stuff
Sweat The Small Stuff
Ever heard the saying "Don't sweat the small stuff?" Well, when it comes to building a brand, the small elements often matter the most.  In this episode of WunderCAST, Ryker talks about "Sweating The Small Stuff" which can lead to positive changes and growth.
12:25
October 21, 2020
The Power Of Creative Separation
The Power Of Creative Separation
Do you have a lot of ideas? Do you feel like sometimes (or most of the time) those ideas never go anywhere? Or worse, you spend tons of time on them only for them to fail?  Or do you feel like you get easily offended when a friend, family member, boss, or co-worker shoots down your idea? You need Creative Separation. In this episode of WunderCAST, Ryker breaks down "The Power Of Creative Separation" and its many benefits.
11:12
October 14, 2020
My Business, Your Business, Our Business (with special guest Charity Taylor)
My Business, Your Business, Our Business (with special guest Charity Taylor)
What's it like to be in a relationship where both people are entrepreneurs? In a word, Fun!  Join Ryker as he interviews Charity (his wife!) as they talk about growing seperate businesses and growing a family. Don't miss this one!
50:28
October 07, 2020
Scaling the Unscalable
Scaling the Unscalable
As entrepreneurs, we like to focus on "scaling" our workflows to grow as the business grows.  The fact is, there are some things that we need to do in order to run a solid business that are traditionally thought of as "not scalable." One of those things being awesome customer service.  In this episode of WunderCAST, Ryker talks about how to approach the issue of scaling in a different way.
18:11
September 30, 2020
Finding Your Focus
Finding Your Focus
2020 has been a rough one! It's only natural that you may find yourself lacking focus and motivation in your business.  In this episode, Ryker discusses some ways he stays focused and motivated. 
18:34
September 16, 2020
Money, Time, & Hustle (with special guest Austin Hughes)
Money, Time, & Hustle (with special guest Austin Hughes)
When it comes to starting a business, to be successful you have to either start with money, have lots of free time, or be willing to put in the work it takes and be innovative.  (hustle) In this episode of WunderCAST, Ryker got the chance to sit down with Austin Hughes and they told about all kinds of great things every entrepreneur should be familiar with! Austin is a wellspring of value so that makes this episode a can't-miss.
47:47
September 09, 2020
Finding Balance In An Earthquake
Finding Balance In An Earthquake
In this episode, Ryker talks about finding balance in an earthquake. Put a different way, how to stay afloat in an everchanging world.  If you're a business owner that's having a hard time staying upright, this episode is for you! Have a question you'd like Ryker to answer in a future episode? Email it to hello@wundertre.com with the subject line "WunderCAST Question." 
22:48
September 02, 2020
License To Learn (with special guest Kerry Mayfield)
License To Learn (with special guest Kerry Mayfield)
In this episode, Ryker got to sit down with Kerry Mayfield, Owner/Operator of Tierras Planas Roasters. One of the things that was talked about was after training is over is when the real opportunity to learn begins, this particular line really stood out to us! Tune in to this episode to get all kinds of "Golden Nuggets!"
41:21
August 26, 2020
Pivoting Your Passion
Pivoting Your Passion
Right now is a crazy time in the world, and businesses are getting hit hard! With so many things-to-do, what is it you can do right now to help make an impact on your business? In this episode, Ryker talks about the types of content you should be making, how to distribute it, and about making it easy for your customers to do business with you. You'll want to tune-in!
33:46
August 12, 2020
World "Wild" Web. (with special guest Lesley Pyle)
World "Wild" Web. (with special guest Lesley Pyle)
In 2020 having an online business is nothing out-of-the-ordinary, but in the mid to late '90s? Well... that's a different story. In this episode of WunderCAST, Ryker got the chance to talk with Lesley Pyle, Founder of HireMyMom, and someone who's been doing business online since pretty much the beginning. Join them as they talk about what it was like to step into a business world that was brand new, navigating different challenges throughout the years, and still being relevant 20+ years later!  This is a can't miss episode.
42:10
August 05, 2020
Pivoting from the known to the unknown. (with special guest Bryan Rose)
Pivoting from the known to the unknown. (with special guest Bryan Rose)
Even businesses that have been around 35 years are not immune to changing times and the shift in business climate. In this episode of WunderCAST, Ryker got to interview Bryan Rose, Founder & CEO of RoseTex, Inc and "La Rosa" from the Fat Tire Cowboys. They discussed what it's like to completely change what a business does after 35 years, to being a social media star and growing a brand out of what started as a video on YouTube.
01:04:57
July 19, 2020
Going for it! (with special guests Janessa Walls & Marci Cmerek)
Going for it! (with special guests Janessa Walls & Marci Cmerek)
In this episode, Ryker sits down with Janessa Walls & Marci Cmerek co-founders/owners of Gym Rack Apparel.   They talked about going from idea to implementation and what the journey of starting and running a business is like.
33:24
March 30, 2020
Life and business is a journey. (with special guest James Henson)
Life and business is a journey. (with special guest James Henson)
In this episode, Ryker sits down with James Henson as the discuss the multitude of ways that life can shape your journey.  To say the least, James is a man of many talents and comes from a diverse background serving in multiple industries. Currently, James runs a local counseling practice while also working on spinning up his online life-coaching courses! You can check out what he's all about at https://jamesscotthenson.com
50:52
March 10, 2020
Building a team. (with special guest Daniel Stanton)
Building a team. (with special guest Daniel Stanton)
In this episode, Ryker got to sit down with Daniel Stanton. co-owner of the Cafe Venture Company. They discussed what it's like to start a business and grow it to a team of 400+ people across 3 different states. Daniel wears many hats! When not running the Cafe Venture Company, you can find him selling real-estate, creating content for his personal brand, or coaching the people around him to get 1% better every day! To learn more about Daniel and his businesses, check out: http://www.fastcasuallife.com/
43:36
February 11, 2020