Time stamped show notes:
[01:52] Brad's introduction to Ryan Williams
[02:35] Ryan's background is marketing and business development, collaboration with the Influencer Economy.
[02:56] First marketing person to by hired by Machinima
[02:55] Past success in launching products and brands
[04:42] Subsidiarity is the key word.
[04:56] Share and collaborate to get your ideas seen.
[05:10] Collaboration is when you opt in and someone actually buys what you're selling.
[06:53] Get the right influencer.
[18:12] Let go of the pinnacle of success being created by society. Create your own great story.
[20:32] Ryan sharing story about being laid off from work with Disney and how it became his breakthrough
[23:09] Suffering from depression
[26:05] Failures in comedy
[31:30] Image manicuring. Image is the most important thing.
[32:50] Working less hours and making more opportunity.
[32:53] It's not about what you're not doing; it's about focusing on what you are best at.
[42:30] MMM vision
[45:10] If podcasting is for you, just do it with all your heart and soul; don't worry about the numbers.
Three key points:
- Get your ideas seen.
- Get the right influence.
- Create a great story of your own.
- Book: Making Ideas Happen by Scott Belsky