Carl Landau has started 3 media companies and 5 magazines. He also has created hundreds of live conferences and trade shows. Probably more importantly he has sold his 3 companies. His media companies were in the Software Development, Craft Brewing and Niche Media industry.
He sold his last business 2 years ago and has started Pickleball Media. Carl is the host of the "I Used to be Somebody" podcast. It targets 50+ year old former Entrepreneurs, Consultants and Corporate types who don't want to retire but, want to do something new. More fun. More meaningful.
The challenges about going solo even when you have figured out the money part [02:37]
The disturbing feeling of your inbox being empty [05:18]
The exciting discomfort of starting something new when you’re not 25 anymore [07:13]
How to pick business areas in growth mode [08:44]
The thing first-time solopreneurs worry about most [12:28]
How to start planning growth without having a business yet [14:46]