Episodes
Imagine you’re dying with a secret. Something you’ve never had the courage to tell your friends or family.  Or a last wish – a task you need carried out before you can rest in peace.  Now imagine there’s someone who can take care of all that, who has little respect for the living, but will do anything for the dead. Well, there is! He calls himself The Coffin Confessor and you're about to meet him. It’s a kooky and spooky episode 600 of The (13 year-old, award-winning) Small Business Big...
Published 08/08/22
If you think the idea of that beautiful business of yours expanding overseas is a pipe dream, then think again. International business strategist and lawyer, Cynthia Dearin, may just change your mind. It’s a far-reaching episode 599 of The (13 year-old, award-winning) Small Business Big Marketing podcast.   A little more about Business Without Borders author Cynthia Dearin One of the things I’m passionate about is helping you identify additional revenue streams for your business.  That’s...
Published 08/01/22
In January 2021, COVID forced serial entrepreneur Wayne Hamlet’s event hire business into liquidation. Two months later, he declared bankruptcy, losing everything, and took a job as a real estate agent. Not one for giving up, Wayne launched an idea with huge potential. In fact, if you’re a business owner, then you need it. It’s as simple as that! It’s a ridiculously inspiring episode 598 of The (13 year-old, award-winning) Small Business Big Marketing podcast with host Timbo Reid.   A...
Published 07/25/22
Dare Jennings founded the iconic, irreverent and highly collectible Aussie surf-brand Mambo, which he sold in 2000, made a lot of coin and moved on to his next endeavor, Deus ex Machina, where he combined his love of motorbikes, surfing, and music, to create a business that has stores in Australia, America, Asia, Europe and Africa. So sit back as Dare chats with host Tim Reid about how he uses culture to build incredible, sustainable, and loved businesses. And most importantly, why trying to...
Published 07/18/22
John Murphy is an Irish, animal lover living in Italy selling eBikes to hunters all over the world. Banned from Facebook Ads and Google Adwords despite spending tens of thousands of dollars with them, he urgently had to figure out another way to drive traffic to his drop-shipping business’s website. He did. And his six figure annual turnover quickly went to seven, with the majority of his sales coming from organic traffic.  Fortunately for you and I, John shares his secret sauces (yep,...
Published 07/11/22
Belly Band creator Carol Brunswick spent over $300,000 of her family’s savings, with little or no return, before landing on a more effective way to grow her business. The new improved way involved bootstrapping everything, and adopting a people first, profit second philosophy. It worked! Now she’s sold 70,000 Belly Bands and absolutely loves building a business that’s making such a difference to her precious customers’ lives. Although it does raise the question … What on Earth is a Belly...
Published 07/04/22
Amanda Walker is the co-founder of the hot chip mini empire Lord of the Fries. Launched in 2004 with her husband, they now have 23 stores nationally. Join host Tim Reid as she shares her business journey along with why and how to slowly build a business you’ll love. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Published 05/09/22
Here's a masterclass on how to create Australia's best gelato experience with Gelato Messina's co-founder Declan Lee. All this and more on The Small Business Big Marketing Podcast hosted by Tim Reid. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Published 05/02/22
No matter what industry you're in, challenge the way things get done, because more often than not, there’s always a better way. That’s certainly the experience of Steffan Van Lint, the founder of Quiz Meisters, one of Australia's largest (and certainly most fun) pub trivia companies. It’s a trivial episode 592 of The (12 year-old, award-winning) Small Business Big Marketing podcast with host Tim Reid. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Published 04/25/22
From the first time I saw Emma & Tom’s Juices on the shelf at my local cafe, I was hooked. Finally, there was a cool looking juice brand, with interesting flavours, no funky additives, plus it was named after two anonymous people. Who the hell was Emma and Tom?! It’s taken me 18 years to find that out; but it was worth the wait. Let’s go and meet Tom Griffith in a very juicy episode 591 of The (12 year-old, award-winning) Small Business Big Marketing podcast with host Tim Reid. See...
Published 04/18/22
I’ve always thought us business owners can learn so much from the hospitality industry, around customer service, customer experience, local area marketing etc. So, when I heard about multi-million dollar publican, Stephen Hunt, who started his 7 hotel empire from his parents’ backyard, I just had to get him on the show. It's episode 590, full of one-percenters, of The (12 year-old, award-winning) Small Business Big Marketing podcast with host Tim Reid. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy...
Published 04/11/22
This simple, inexpensive, proven system enables you to generate more leads into your business (and convert them) than you could ever imagine. Plus it takes your prospects’ eyes off the price. Listen in as The Institute of Wow's John Dwyer explains how with podcast host Tim Reid. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Published 03/14/22
You’ve got a list as long as your arm of ideas to grow your business. And I’m guessing some of those ideas will happen all in good time. But some of those ideas may require more money than you currently have in order to bring them to life. That’s where equity crowdfunding steps in. A relatively new industry that’s growing by the minute. And who better to explain it to us than Australia's leading expert on the topic. It's a very equitable episode 588 of The (12 year-old, award-winning) Small...
Published 03/07/22
Keen to know how to use TikTok to grow your business in 2022? Excellent. Then there’s no better person to show us how than donut aficionado Phillip Kuoch, whose Melbourne bakery has one of the biggest TikTok followings of any Australian business with 680,000 followers and a gazillion likes! It's a head-scratching episode 587 of The (12 year-old, award-winning) Small Business Big Marketing podcast. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Published 03/01/22
The School of Hard Knock Knock's co-founder Morry Morgan has taken a rather interesting, brave and very funny approach to marketing his business. He's created a six-part professionally produced TV series that's gaining ground on YouTube. Join host Tim Reid on The Small Business Big Marketing Podcast as Morry explains why and how he did it. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Published 02/21/22
Black Hops Brewery’s Dan Norris has had more business failures than he’d like to admit. Then one of his ideas hit pay dirt and was quickly snapped up by a large multinational. Instead of finding the closest hammock, he started a brewery. Six years on Black Hops is valued at $65M. It's a thirst-crushing episode 585 of The (12 year-old, award-winning) Small Business Big Marketing podcast with host Tim Reid. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Published 02/14/22
Today we meet a successful business founder who’s not in the sexiest of industries, but who has a marketing mindset that I personally wish many more had. He loves marketing. Respects it. Plays with it. And guess what … he sees the fruits of his marketing labours time and time again. It's a high-growth episode 584 of The (12 year-old, award-winning) Small Business Big Marketing podcast with founder and host Tim Reid. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Published 02/07/22
Discover these simple, easy-to-implement, effective marketing ideas that will help you successfully market your small business with marketing expert and podcast host Tim Reid. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Published 12/27/21
If obscurity is a major marketing challenge of your small business, then I have a very tailored solution for you. Get yourself on podcasts that have the attention of people you’d love to sell to. Yes, I want you to stick your head above the trench and be interviewed. It's a podcasty episode 582 of The (12 year-old, award-winning) Small Business Big Marketing podcast with host Tim Reid. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Published 12/20/21
One of Australia’s leading website producers shares how to design a website to boost conversions in any niche. It's episode 581 (promising big returns) of The (12 year-old, award-winning) Small Business Big Marketing podcast with Tim Reid. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Published 12/13/21
Luxury Escapes co-founder Adam Schwab seems unable to put a foot wrong when it comes to launching and building profitable businesses. Businesses that generate (in a matter of years) millions and millions of dollars. And right now … you’re about to find out how he does it. It's a luxurious episode 580 of The (12 year-old, award-winning) Small Business Big Marketing podcast with host Tim Reid. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Published 12/06/21
Stephanie Scheller owns a marketing agency in Texas that teaches clients the not-so-subtle art of disruption. But what's different about Stephanie's teaching style is that she uses the violin to tap into the psychology of business owners (just like you) to help them create an impact in sales, marketing and people management. It's a wacky episode 579 of The (12 year-old, award-winning) Small Business Big Marketing podcast hosted by Timbo Reid. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy...
Published 11/29/21
Aussie keyboard legend Lachy Doley talks to host Tim Reid about how Pink Floyd's Roger Waters became his biggest client. An amazing story given 4 years ago Lachy was broke. This is a great episode for anyone who’s wondering if there’s light at the end of the tunnel. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Published 11/22/21
Have you ever walked past a young homeless person and avoided eye contact? Maybe you wanted to give them a few bucks only to realise you don’t carry notes anymore? Or maybe you wanted to stop and help them but you didn’t know how. Well, today’s guest has felt all those emotions … so much so that he was compelled to do something about it. So, he started a social enterprise with a marketing and sales bent … and he’s never looked back. It's a heart-warming episode 577 of The (12 year-old,...
Published 11/15/21