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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

I need a new business model

Working on client work on one side and running Claritask on the other is proving to be hard.

Speaking to Corey Gwin

We sat down to talk about boostrapping life and decided to publish this for everyone.

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