Video Update and Guest Interview on Build My Online Store
What's up everyone! The blog is back up. Sorry for the downtime. Here's a video with a little explanation of the whole ordeal along with an update, and a brief video tour of my new apartment.
Listen to my guest interview on Terry Lin's Build My Online Store Podcast:
Episode #72: How To Build A Six-Figure Dropshipping Business From Thailand With Johnny FD
How does one build a $10,000+ monthly sales drop-shipping business from Thailand in under six months? Tune in this week to hear how Johnny FD got started. We discuss niche selection, getting your first sale, letting go of life scripts, the power of desperation, and dealing with self-doubt in your entrepreneurial journey.
03:00 – How does one give up everything and move to Thailand?
06:00 – The power of having your back against the wall
08:00 – Base-lining with only $600 in monthly expenses
09:00 – Finding the business model of drop shipping
13:00 – Timeline of building his first store and choosing a niche
19:00 – The #1 tip for getting drop-shipping suppliers on board
23:00 – Dealing with customer service calls being in Thailand
26:00 – What’s keeping customers buying from Wal-Mart or Costco?
28:00 – Pros and cons of Shopify in his experience
31:00 – How to build great business relationships with suppliers
34:00 – Getting the first sale and initial traction with traffic
38:00 – Dealing with self-doubt, financial goals, and outdated life scripts
40:00 – Odd places to make an e-commerce sale
The book: www.12WeeksinThailand.com