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How to Create a Million Dollar Weekend: Overcoming Fear and Validating Business Ideas | Noah Kagan

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From James: For the past 10 years, I have been dying for this guy to write a book. I think I've told him at least once a year, "Write a book already. You have so much interesting knowledge!"

I still remember when he first came to my podcast in 2014, he gave me advice. I still do it to this day. And we talk about "The Coffee Challenge", as he calls it. And then he gave me more advice that I'm sure 10 years from now, I'm still going to be doing.

So he just came out with Million Dollar Weekend: Noah Kagan. He was like the 12th employee at Facebook and the fourth employee at Mint, and he was fired from both places. He's had an incredible entrepreneurial journey but loves these challenges and experiments.

You just got to listen to him talk!

Episode Description:

Join Noah Kagan, the creator of AppSumo and former employee at Facebook and Mint, in a straightforward talk about transforming fear into action and modest goals into profitable businesses. Drawing on insights from his book 'Million Dollar Weekend,' Kagan will discuss his experiences in starting and growing successful companies. He'll explain the 'coffee challenge' and his approach to the 'dollar challenge,' offering practical advice on developing and testing business ideas, focusing on customer needs, and measuring success by customer profits instead of just invested funds. Kagan will share stories from his diverse background, including playing chess with actor Jamie Foxx, to motivate you to face the fear of rejection and the uncertainty of starting something new. He'll emphasize the importance of consistent hard work, resilience, and learning from failures for entrepreneurial success.

Episode Summary:

  • 01:38 Introduction
  • 02:04 The Long-Awaited Book: Million Dollar Weekend
  • 03:52 The Power of Asking: The Coffee Challenge
  • 04:45 The Art of Rejection and Negotiation
  • 05:46 The Journey of Starting a Business
  • 12:57 The Dollar Challenge: A New Perspective on Business
  • 15:39 The Importance of Getting Started and Sticking with It
  • 32:19 The Story of AppSumo: From Idea to Successful Business
  • 34:08 The Power of Software and the Art of Messaging
  • 35:08 The Art of Cold Emailing and Building Connections
  • 35:31 The Three W's of Business
  • 35:50 The Power of Asking and Leveraging Opportunities
  • 36:26 The Journey of AppSumo: From a Single Sale to a Million-Dollar Business
  • 36:40 The Importance of Validating Business Ideas
  • 37:03 The Power of Execution and Overcoming Fear of Failure
  • 37:39 The Story of Jake: Turning Dreams into Reality
  • 39:34 The Power of Feedback in Business
  • 40:34 The Importance of Understanding Your Business Model (1)
  • 40:34 The Importance of Understanding Your Market and Business Opportunity (2)
  • 43:25 The Power of Networking and Offering Value
  • 46:57 The Journey of Jake: Scaling His Golf Trips Business
  • 52:39 The Power of Testing and Investing in Business
  • 52:45 The Importance of Doubling Down on What Works
  • 01:05:01 The Power of Being Resourceful in Entrepreneurship
  • 01:07:02 Creating Business Opportunities from Personal Pain Points
  • 01:07:19 Exploring Business Ideas through Personal Interests
  • 01:08:48 Identifying Business Opportunities through Conversations
  • 01:09:33 The Importance of Validating Business Ideas
  • 01:09:58 The Journey of Becoming a Better Chess Player
  • 01:11:03 The Potential of a Chess Coaching Business
  • 01:11:54 The Challenges of Starting a Business
  • 01:13:08 The Power of Persistence in Business
  • 01:15:05 The Value of Entrepreneurship
  • 01:16:11 The Role of Mindset in Business Success
  • 01:17:21 The Importance of Asking for Money in Business
  • 01:19:07 The Impact of Personal Development on Business Success
  • 01:21:20 The Role of Fun in Business
  • 01:23:30 The Power of Networking in Business
  • 01:25:25 The Importance of Embracing Rejection in Business
  • 01:27:31 The Power of Saying 'Yes' in Business
  • 01:29:13 The Importance of Being Assertive in Business
  • 01:30:36 The Power of Solving Problems in Business
  • 01:32:06 The Role of Passion in Business Success
  • 01:33:31 The Importance of Persistence in Business
  • 01:35:11 The Power of Entrepreneurship
  • 01:36:19 The Importance of Taking Risks in Business
  • 01:37:35 The Power of Networking in Business

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  • Are you interested in getting direct answers from James about your question on a podcast? Go to JamesAltucherShow.com/AskAltucher and send in your questions to be answered on the air!

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From James: For the past 10 years, I have been dying for this guy to write a book. I think I've told him at least once a year, "Write a book already. You have so much interesting knowledge!"

I still remember when he first came to my podcast in 2014, he gave me advice. I still do it to this day. And we talk about "The Coffee Challenge", as he calls it. And then he gave me more advice that I'm sure 10 years from now, I'm still going to be doing.

So he just came out with Million Dollar Weekend: Noah Kagan. He was like the 12th employee at Facebook and the fourth employee at Mint, and he was fired from both places. He's had an incredible entrepreneurial journey but loves these challenges and experiments.

You just got to listen to him talk!

Episode Description:

Join Noah Kagan, the creator of AppSumo and former employee at Facebook and Mint, in a straightforward talk about transforming fear into action and modest goals into profitable businesses. Drawing on insights from his book 'Million Dollar Weekend,' Kagan will discuss his experiences in starting and growing successful companies. He'll explain the 'coffee challenge' and his approach to the 'dollar challenge,' offering practical advice on developing and testing business ideas, focusing on customer needs, and measuring success by customer profits instead of just invested funds. Kagan will share stories from his diverse background, including playing chess with actor Jamie Foxx, to motivate you to face the fear of rejection and the uncertainty of starting something new. He'll emphasize the importance of consistent hard work, resilience, and learning from failures for entrepreneurial success.

Episode Summary:

  • 01:38 Introduction
  • 02:04 The Long-Awaited Book: Million Dollar Weekend
  • 03:52 The Power of Asking: The Coffee Challenge
  • 04:45 The Art of Rejection and Negotiation
  • 05:46 The Journey of Starting a Business
  • 12:57 The Dollar Challenge: A New Perspective on Business
  • 15:39 The Importance of Getting Started and Sticking with It
  • 32:19 The Story of AppSumo: From Idea to Successful Business
  • 34:08 The Power of Software and the Art of Messaging
  • 35:08 The Art of Cold Emailing and Building Connections
  • 35:31 The Three W's of Business
  • 35:50 The Power of Asking and Leveraging Opportunities
  • 36:26 The Journey of AppSumo: From a Single Sale to a Million-Dollar Business
  • 36:40 The Importance of Validating Business Ideas
  • 37:03 The Power of Execution and Overcoming Fear of Failure
  • 37:39 The Story of Jake: Turning Dreams into Reality
  • 39:34 The Power of Feedback in Business
  • 40:34 The Importance of Understanding Your Business Model (1)
  • 40:34 The Importance of Understanding Your Market and Business Opportunity (2)
  • 43:25 The Power of Networking and Offering Value
  • 46:57 The Journey of Jake: Scaling His Golf Trips Business
  • 52:39 The Power of Testing and Investing in Business
  • 52:45 The Importance of Doubling Down on What Works
  • 01:05:01 The Power of Being Resourceful in Entrepreneurship
  • 01:07:02 Creating Business Opportunities from Personal Pain Points
  • 01:07:19 Exploring Business Ideas through Personal Interests
  • 01:08:48 Identifying Business Opportunities through Conversations
  • 01:09:33 The Importance of Validating Business Ideas
  • 01:09:58 The Journey of Becoming a Better Chess Player
  • 01:11:03 The Potential of a Chess Coaching Business
  • 01:11:54 The Challenges of Starting a Business
  • 01:13:08 The Power of Persistence in Business
  • 01:15:05 The Value of Entrepreneurship
  • 01:16:11 The Role of Mindset in Business Success
  • 01:17:21 The Importance of Asking for Money in Business
  • 01:19:07 The Impact of Personal Development on Business Success
  • 01:21:20 The Role of Fun in Business
  • 01:23:30 The Power of Networking in Business
  • 01:25:25 The Importance of Embracing Rejection in Business
  • 01:27:31 The Power of Saying 'Yes' in Business
  • 01:29:13 The Importance of Being Assertive in Business
  • 01:30:36 The Power of Solving Problems in Business
  • 01:32:06 The Role of Passion in Business Success
  • 01:33:31 The Importance of Persistence in Business
  • 01:35:11 The Power of Entrepreneurship
  • 01:36:19 The Importance of Taking Risks in Business
  • 01:37:35 The Power of Networking in Business

------------

  • What do YOU think of the show? Head to JamesAltucherShow.com/listeners and fill out a short survey that will help us better tailor the podcast to our audience!
  • Are you interested in getting direct answers from James about your question on a podcast? Go to JamesAltucherShow.com/AskAltucher and send in your questions to be answered on the air!

------------

------------

Thank you so much for listening! If you like this episode, please rate, review, and subscribe to “The James Altucher Show” wherever you get your podcasts:

Follow me on social media:

  continue reading

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