Walter Carter and his wife Christie spent decades working in the vintage guitar business...and they had a vision.
It was a vision of a guitar store where kids and internationally-renowned musicians alike could feel comfortable playing and appreciating collectible stringed instruments.
The business has grown rapidly, and in a short seven years, Carter Vintage Guitars has become a destination for musicians and fans of vintage instruments worldwide.
We dug into Walter's philosophy, the pros and cons of a physical store in a digital world, Carter's social media and video strategy, and more!
Amy Dee got to Nashville and could not find what she wanted: A no-frills spot with a vintage vibe to listen to great country and blues music.
So she used all of her experience working in bars in New York City and all over the land to create Dee's Country Cocktail Lounge.
She currently works with Daniel Walker, a great musician who is in charge of booking great acts for the venue, and what was a dream is now a reality.
Dee's Lounge has an amazing vibe that is hard to pout into words...although we try our hardest in today's episode.
Lindsey Hein is the awesome host of "I'll Have Another with Lindsey Hein, a successful podcast about running.
We talk about what it takes to make it as a podcaster, but her lessons are applicable to all creators, small businesses, and fans of good stories in general.
David Miller has decades of experience coaching small businesses, and he has seen a LOT.
Today's episode is like sitting down with Coach...you will get decades of experience in under an hour....and you'll want to have a notepad!
How do you make something the market wants? What exactly is luck? How can you maximize your chances of getting lucky?
If you are serious about learning about how to run a small business...you won't want to miss this episode.