Marketing / Business marketing

Podcast: How to build a multi-million dollar online business

In this revealing interview, Danial Ahchow shares how he built an online marketplace that now hosts millions of visitors annually, and generates hundreds of millions of dollars of work requests each year.

7 July 2012 by

Danial Ahchow founded Service Central in 2005 and has built it to become a leading online marketplace for finding all sorts of service providers.

In this Small Business Big Marketing podcast, Danial shares where the idea came from, how he managed to bring it to life after quitting his day job as an Industrial Relations lawyer and cleaning offices to pay the bills, some of the obstacles he encountered and mistakes he made along the way.

Plus he takes us behind the scenes of the Service Central marketing machine, where at one point his monthly marketing budget was $480,000 … and shares how he goes about communicating with two very distinct groups …. users and service providers.

About these podcasts: The Small Business, Big Marketing podcasts are characterised by plenty of chit chat from Tim who’ll typically kick off with nuggets of advice and tell shaggy dog stories before diving in to the episode’s topic. Sit back, relax and enjoy! 

Duration: 50:48 minutes 

Links to resources mentioned in the show: http://smallbusinessbigmarketing.com/marketing-podcastdanial-ahchow-service-central/

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Tim Reid

is the host of the Small Business Big Marketing Show that discusses how other small business owners from around the world go about their marketing. It's fun, entertaining and always full of helpful ideas and insights for you to apply to your business....immediately!

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