123: Get Amped with Active Duty Navy, Turned 7 Figure Entrepreneur Douglas James
Today's Amped Local, fellow THRIVE 2017 Attendee, Billion Dollar Body member, and Navy Man Co-Host:
Your guest co-host today is the power of networking at the 2017 THRIVE: Make Money Matter event in Las Vegas. We got connected thanks to the Billion Dollar Body team and through the power of like-minded thinkers.
His online company Amped Local is located in San Diego, CA. He has built his facebook ads agency business model around the for-purpose model that we learn about every year at the THRIVE event. Douglas has created a business around SEO, Web Design, Marketing and Facebook Advertising Worldwide. Your business's success needs an upgrade as much as a car needs wheels to get far. 52% of small businesses don't have a Website. 5.9+ Billion Google searches a day. 68% of searchers click on the top 5. #1 SEO San Diego.
On This Episode You Will Hear:
[spp-timestamp time="00:20"] Introductions thanks to THRIVE: Make Money Matter in Las Vegas.
[spp-timestamp time="00:35"] Same network as our past co-host Scot Chrisman, the pro skier from Colorado.
[spp-timestamp time="05:45"] Hollywood actors trained to be stone-cold killers.
[spp-timestamp time="09:30"] Scott was afraid of the sales profession and still having the balls to do it.
[spp-timestamp time="15:50"] The cost of college and university education vs the career-growth path.
[spp-timestamp time="22:40"] Fiji water is actually made there.
[spp-timestamp time="25:00"] MRE's, meals ready to eat. Douglas saw crazy medical conditions in these poor countries he traveled to in the Navy.
[spp-timestamp time="26:00"] Launching his facebook ads agency while building a for-purpose business by dedicating 10% of their income to nonprofits and his church.
[spp-timestamp time="32:00"] Amped Local is a full-service marketing agency
[spp-timestamp time="41:00"] The digital marketing coaching space gets really small.
[spp-timestamp time="44:00"] Douglas launched his Experts Academy to focus on the Local Business and helping them grow.
[spp-timestamp time="51:30"] Final Words
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