The Shit Show Of My Twenties
Retire at 23: How Soli Raised Millions of Dollars to Invest in Real Estate
On this episode of The Shit Show Of My Twenties, Sophia interviews Soli Cayetano, a real estate investor and entrepreneur. Soli shares her journey of building her brand, raising private money, and unlocking new levels of real estate. She also shares her advice for young people wanting to break into the industry and her nightly routine of meditating before bed. Soli encourages listeners to take the leap and jump off the plane, and to keep up the fearlessness.
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[00:00:00] Real estate investing without money.
[00:01:35] Achieving financial freedom through real estate.
[00:06:14] Real estate investing journey begins in Ohio.
[00:10:04] Raise private money for real estate deals
[00:14:41] Real estate investing: recycle money, use others', short-term lending, negotiable terms.
[00:18:18] Real estate investing strategies explored.
[00:23:01] Master one strategy, analyze deals, mitigate risk.
[00:25:19] Find investor-friendly team for success.
[00:29:10] Shiny object syndrome: bad team, no success
[00:32:01] Invest in landlord-friendly, cash-flow markets.
[00:34:35] Invest for future success
[00:38:16] Authentic journey to success: Follow, document, grow.
[00:42:44] Real estate financial freedom through private money.
[00:45:05] Raising money, unlocking real estate dreams.
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Operational Mastery with Olivia Parkes: From Struggling Entrepreneur to Fractional COO, Building Scalable Businesses and High-Income Skills49:23In this episode, we delve into Olivia Parkes' dynamic journey – from her entrepreneurial beginnings at 19 to becoming a Fractional COO in Chicago. Olivia shares her evolution, emphasizing the importance of mentorship, the challenges she overcame, and her mission to optimize operations for ambitious entrepreneurs. Discover how she builds scalable businesses, imparts high-income skills, how to get clients from Upwork, and continues to shape success.To connect with Olivia https://www.instagram.com/itsoliviaparkes/
Unlocking Your Potential: A Conversation with Nick Hutchison on Implementing Life-Changing Books for Building Your Dream Life44:01In this episode, meet Nick Hutchison, visionary behind BookThinkers, a 7-figure agency bridging authors and readers. Discover Nick's global top 2% podcast, "BookThinkers: Life-Changing Books," featuring interviews with top authors.Nick's mission is to help readers apply knowledge and reach their potential. Get insights into his new book, "Rise of the Reader," focusing on mastering reading habits for life-changing results.Dive into strategies from "Rise of the Reader" on turning book insights into actionable steps. Gain practical tips for applying newfound knowledge to build your dream life.Explore Nick's commitment through books, speaking, and personal brand to inspire millions. Uncover the mission driving Nick's work and its global influence.Don't forget to subscribe, review, and share for more episodes on turning knowledge into power.To connect with Nick https://www.instagram.com/bookthinkers/
Cultivating Health: Inesa Ponomariovaite's CBDa Revelation and the Miracles of Hemp49:15Today I am joined by Inesa Ponomariovaite. Welcome to The Shit Show Of My Twenties, where we explore the transformative power of CBD and the remarkable journey of Inesa, founder and CEO of Nesa's Hemp. In this episode, we uncover the untold stories behind the creation of the world's first full-spectrum CBDa oil and its impact on alternative health solutions.Key Topics:Inesa's Personal Journey: Discover how Inesa's quest for natural healing began five years ago when her mother faced a devastating cancer diagnosis. Follow her global exploration to find natural remedies and the pivotal moment when she uncovered the potential of the hemp plant.The Birth of Nesa's Hemp: Learn about the challenges Inesa encountered in the CBD industry and why she felt compelled to create a high-quality hemp product. Explore the unique process behind Nesa's Hemp and how it became certified as the highest-quality organic hemp product on the market.CBD Unveiled: What We Don't Realize: Delve into the complexities of CBD as Inesa shares insights into "Unseen Realities: What We Don't Realize About CBD." Gain a deeper understanding of the hemp plant's healing compounds and its potential to restore the body to its natural state.CBD vs. CBDa Debate: Uncover the nuances between CBD and CBDa in the "CBD vs. CBDa Debate." Inesa breaks down the differences between these compounds, offering valuable insights into their unique properties and benefits.Miracles of Hemp: Explore the broader implications of hemp in promoting optimal healing and overall well-being. Inesa's story serves as a testament to the miracles that hemp can bring to individuals facing health challenges.Conclusion:Join us on this enlightening journey into the world of CBD, as Inesa's remarkable story unfolds. Whether you're a CBD enthusiast or new to the topic, this episode promises to inspire and inform, shedding light on the potential of CBDa and the miracles of hemp in transforming lives.To learn more about Nesa's Hemp and Inesa's mission, visit https://www.nesashemp.com/.Don't forget to subscribe to The Shit Show Of My Twenties for more insightful conversations with visionaries shaping the future of health and wellness.
From Music to Marketing: Stephen Blackburn & Stephen Johnson's Facebook Ads Journey - Your Ticket to Advertising Success55:03In this episode, we delve into the remarkable journey of Stephen Blackburn and Stephen Johnson, who initially set out to fund their music careers but discovered a knack for marketing that led them to scale their e-commerce business from zero to $209,000 in just seven months.Today, they're helping businesses worldwide enhance their marketing strategies and automation, all through their platform "Rich From Anywhere." It's not just education; it's a community for those looking to gain exposure, escape uninspiring jobs, and increase their income.Join us to explore their journey, delve into Facebook Ads expertise, and unlock the path to business success. Whether you're starting or seasoned in marketing, this episode offers valuable insights for your own journey.To connect with them https://www.instagram.com/richfromanywhere/
Finding the Way: A Therapist's Guide to Your Healing Journey With Logan Cohen32:27In this episode, we are joined by Logan Cohen, a dedicated Family Man and seasoned Marriage & Family Therapist. Logan's credentials include being a Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist (LMFT), an Approved Supervisor with the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT), and a Level II Clinical Certified Trauma Professional (CCTP-II). He is also a published author, with his book "How to (Hu)Man Up in Modern Society: Heal Yourself & Save the World," released in 2021.During our conversation, Logan shares insights into finding the right therapist, when to seek therapy, and the various stages of the healing journey. Whether you're considering therapy for yourself or a loved one, Logan's expertise offers valuable guidance.Connect with Logan Cohen: -Website: https://www.logancohen.com/ -Instagram:https://www.instagram.com/healinghumanity777/
From E-Commerce Success to Body Wisdom: Audrey's Journey Building an 8-Figure Brand49:45Join us for an inspiring episode where we dive deep into Audrey's remarkable journey from building an 8-figure company to embracing the wisdom of body and intuition in business. Audrey, an experienced entrepreneur, business mentor, and embodiment coach, shares her insights on building Wholesome Culture, a thriving lifestyle and apparel brand. Discover how Audrey helps women reconnect with their body wisdom to create fulfilling lives and grow abundant businesses. Audrey is an experienced entrepreneur, business mentor & embodiment coach. She is the founder of Wholesome Culture, a lifestyle and apparel brand that she grew to 8 figures. She helps women reconnect with their body wisdom to create a fulfilling life AND grow abundant businesses. Audrey is committed to creating a new paradigm for female entrepreneurs that finally honors the body & the intuition, a body-based approach to business. She empowers women to embrace their intuition, stop doing what goes against their wellbeing and put systems in place so that they can lean back and create delicious aligned abundance in their life.To connect with Audrey https://www.instagram.com/audrey_castonguay/
Funding Your Future: Navigating Credit and Business Finance in Your Twenties with Alvin George Jr50:18In this enlightening episode of "The Shit Show of My Twenties," your host Sophia invites finance expert Alvin George Jr. to delve into the intricate world of credit management and business funding. Drawing from his extensive experience, Alvin provides invaluable insights and practical advice to help young adults navigate these crucial financial aspects. Whether you're struggling to manage credit, seeking funding for your business idea, or simply aiming to improve your financial knowledge, this episode provides practical tips and encouragement to navigate the sometimes chaotic journey of your twenties. Tune in to gain a deeper understanding of credit, funding, and the proactive mindset required to turn financial challenges into opportunities for growth.Discovering the importance of credit [00:02:21]Learning about credit from the bank [00:03:20]Building credit and teaching others [00:04:13]Advice on getting a first credit card [00:12:23]The benefits of having multiple credit cards [00:12:56]Managing credit cards and increasing limits [00:13:04]The process of acquiring 100 credit cards [00:13:05]Strategies for minimizing inquiries [00:14:32]Discovering the niche of business funding [00:26:33]The importance of proper business structure [00:37:29]Low risk industries for business funding [00:39:37]Analyzing businesses gaining traction [00:42:22]Daily non-negotiable activities [00:43:37]Advice to his 20-year-old self [00:44:29]To connect with Alvin George Jr. https://www.instagram.com/alvingeorgejr/
Creating Your Own Snack Brand: The Story of Bro-Dough With Erica Rankin46:33In this episode, Sophia interviews Erica, the founder of Bro-Dough, Canada's first better-for-you edible cookie dough. Erica shares her journey of creating a successful snack brand and building an engaged community of over 300k followers on social media. She discusses her inspiration for starting Bro-Dough, the challenges she faced, and how she leveraged LinkedIn to grow her brand. Listeners will gain insights into entrepreneurship, building an organic following, and the power of passion in business. Tune in to learn how Erica turned her passion for cookie dough into a thriving business.To connect with Erica https://www.instagram.com/eatbrodough/[00:02:45] Starting a business journey. [00:08:41] Bodybuilding and food relationship. [00:13:58] Building a strong brand. [00:17:19] Building a community [00:19:20] Sticking to your first business. [00:23:38] Journaling and personal growth.[00:30:24] Crafting a good LinkedIn post. [00:32:04] Content creation strategies. [00:34:34] Engaging with your audience. [00:40:39] Learning how to fundraise. [00:44:45] Delayed gratification.
The Power of Follow-Up: How Isaac Grace Turned a $220K Investment into $430K in 60 Days59:13On this episode of The Shit Show Of My Twenties, Sophia interviews Issac Grace, a real estate investor who has gone from rags to riches. Issac shares his story of overcoming adversity and his journey to success. He explains how he was able to talk himself into real estate investing despite the risks, and how he was able to stay consistent with wholesaling despite the obstacles. He also shares his strategy of creating a solution-based business model with homeowners and how he packages deals to buyers.To connect with Issac Grace https://www.instagram.com/mrissacgrace[00:01:44] Investing in self in twenties.[00:06:37] Drug dealer to real estate mogul.[00:13:00] Making money without understanding why.[00:17:18] Wholesaling real estate deals.[00:22:03] Teach risk-taking to conservative people.[00:27:38] Rebuilding foundation, flipping for profit.[00:30:56] Rebuild house, make $100K+ profit.[00:34:40] Investing in Milwaukee failed.[00:37:32] Lost half million on bad deal.[00:45:38] Made $180K in 60 days.[00:53:13] Confidence in self, open-mindedness, success in NJ, Milwaukee lesson.