flying solo

Flying Solo

#130 How Flying Solo grew to a thriving 56,000+ member online community.

Robert Gerrish is the co-founder of Flying Solo, Australia’s largest online community of soloprenuers. Solo what? Soloprenuers … Those motivated and interesting individuals who choose to work alone. As far as online communities go, it was started back in 2005 and is a treasure trove of information to help anyone build a better small business.

Robert also had the foresight to make contact with me two and a half years ago when the Small Business Big Marketing show was just getting off the ground, suggesting that a joint venture was in order. That partnership still exists to this day and involves Flying Solo getting a mention in each episode and my show being shared amongst the Flying Solo community every week.

Robert explains exactly how they went about building this thriving business. Plus I share an email I received from a member of the Small Business Big Marketing Forum explaining (much more succinctly than me) why I started it and what you can expect! Enjoy …

#68 The ‘cover some serious marketing ground’ episode.

We cover more ground in this episode than Michael Schumacher on race day! The winner of our recent Mornington Peninsula Brewery content is announced; we’re the proud runners up of the recent international Podcast Awards; we discuss the very giving concept of brand’em acts of kindness; we muse over the importance of LinkedIn and how to make your profile more marketable; we launch our newest training product called SITE BOOST that shows you how to get the most out of your website.