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Talking to Ben: Does going slow(er) sabotage our growth?

Ben Mann (@digitaltrouble) comes up to share what he's been up to.

The pull

blogstatic's momentum is growing and I'm trying to maintain my pace without being overwhelmed.


A quick update after a 5-month break from recording.

Claritask, sold!

Lessons from selling Claritask and what's next

A quick update

Agency work, new ideas, Claritask...


I share my tools that help me stay healthy emotionally and physically.

Back after the break

Back after a 3-month break. Talking about what I've been up to. Claritask update. Client work. And what I'm up to now/next.

Taking a little breather

Just a quick one announcing that I'm taking a break at least until the end of Summer, maybe end of Year. Want to focus a bit on work, my well emotional well being, catch up a bit on reading, and just re-center myself.

Spilling beer with Ben Mann

In this episode I had a chance to talk to my friend Ben Mann, who is currently building Playgroup, and learn more about his whys.

Giving Value vs Solving a Problem, with Louis Nicholls

Touching a lot upon what it means to give value to our customers instead of focusing on a pain/solution.

What's a good idea/solution?

What it means to have an idea that everyone wants? A MUST HAVE solution!

Claritask as a side project

Talking about how I want to treat Claritask as a side project and how it feels more successful as such.

Catching up with Corey — Part Deux

Corey and I come together for the second time in 9 months and talk about what we're up to, mass media and how it affects our reality, our purpose as bootstrappers, and a whole lot more.

The importance of having the right co-founder

In this episode I explore the importance of having the right co-founder, including audio clips from Arvid Kahl, Justin Jackson, and Simon Bennett.

Online Friends

The importance of having online friends who share the same struggles and journey, and more.

1 Year of Bootstrapping Saas

I'm back after 6 weeks MIA

Sales and marketing efforts

Details on my sales & marketing efforts and their results so far

Selling a solution VS a comodity

Dealing with a conundrum about if offline selling is needed when selling a solution like Claritask

Claritask is 1

Celebrating Claritask, looking back at things that worked, and what's ahead.

How to find an idea... my way

Speaking to Noah and Ben got me into thinking how I would go about finding an idea to work on

Talking Shop with Helen Ryles

Helen has a lot to share with insights about her product making and how she goes about marketing and selling them to the world.

How I got here

A few personal things to share.

Just a quick update

A quick update of what's working with Claritask and what's ahead

Feeling like a cheat

Having mixed feelings with doing client work and chasing a dream.

Moving forward this 2020

Talking about the ups and downs of last year and what I am working on now. Support my journey on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/bootsaas

Get Lucky! (A blog post)

Not a regular episode, just something I wrote about how I think about Luck and Getting Lucky!

Back from MIA

A recap of events in the past 6 weeks. Probably the last episode of this year. Happy Holidays y'all!

Is Bootstrapped Investor a thing?

Talking specifics with the potential investor and the benefits of transparency

Back on Claritask

I am back working on Claritask after almost 6 weeks away from consulting on client projects.

What I wished for my birthday

It was my birthday so I had time to reflect and ponder

Episode intro sound "You Can't Fail" by Density & Time © Val Sopi