Alex Moss is one of the directors at FireCask (his wife is the other) and he is co-founder of Peadig, a Bootstrap WordPress development framework (which he is giving away as a prize – $189 worth of goodies up for grabs). He has also overcome fear of failure, fear of public speaking and fear of looking silly and managed to interview Matt Mullenweg AND Mike Little (the 2 co-founders of WordPress) as well as post guest blogs for Moz, Smashing Magazine and Search Engine Watch. Oh and his client list is very impressive – as is the list of plugins he develops (Facebook Comments anyone?)…Let’s meet Alex Moss.
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Win an unlimited license of Peadig valued at $189. Just tell us the number one thing you have fixed in your business in the last 12 months. What was broken in your business and what's the number one thing that you've been able to turn around and fix to make really make good in your business over the last 12 months?
Congratulations Dee. Alex has awarded you this weeks podcast prize! September 2014.
Some of the highlights of this episode include:
- the best way to overcome fear of failure is by taking action
- guest blogging and speaking at events is hard work – but worth it
- being helpful is the only way to grow and succeed
Elevation Round Answers
Here are Alex‘s answers to the questions in our Elevation round. Watch the interview to get the full scoop.
- Learn to say “no”
- Live event on the roof!
- I don’t think about “competing”
- Bespoke, unique and sell trust
- Google docs – Wrike – Boomerang for Gmail – Trello
- Stay on top and stay ahead of the client
- Events, events, events
- Find your niche
Alex suggested I interview Pippin Williamson from Pippin’s Plugins – which we have just recently done. Check out the interview here
Hint: To enter the competition, leave your comment under the video and tell us the number one thing that you have fixed in your business over the last 12 months.