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May 25, 2022

53. David Lahav Returns for His Final Episode with the Remote Local P…

In this episode Neel and David discuss David's three-month meditation teacher training course and what his future looks like. Hi…

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May 18, 2022

52. Recession Prep for Your Remote Local Business

In this episode Neel offers thoughts on how to make your Remote Local business better prepared for recessions. Neel takes a two-p…

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May 11, 2022

51. Should You Buy a Franchise or DIY? Keith Levenson of AC Inc Weigh…

In this episode Neel welcomes Keith Levenson of Angela Coté Inc . to talk about franchising. Keith got his start in franchising b…

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April 20, 2022

47. The Digital Nomad Life: A Report from the Front Lines

In this episode Neel shares what he learned catching up with dozens of digital nomads (past, present, and future) at a Dynamite C…

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April 6, 2022

46. Running a fully remote call center with 100 agents, an interview …

In this episode Neel sits down with Donald Spann to look over the pros and cons of the various remote local business models he ha…

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March 30, 2022

45. Thinking About Exiting Your Business

In this episode Neel shares different ways to think about exiting your business, including his own current plans for MaidThis. Wh…

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March 16, 2022

43. Stranded On A Desert Island for 10 Days: Five Unexpected Business…

Neel recently came back from a ten-day desert island survival experience. As he switched back into work mode, he saw so many con…

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March 9, 2022

42. Develop a Superpower: Dealing With Angry Customers

In this episode Neel and David discuss the classic question of how to deal with angry customers. As with so many great business (…

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March 2, 2022

41. Acquiring 5 Local Businesses To Build a Remote Local Empire, an i…

In another of the Remote Local Podcast's ongoing series of entrepreneurial interviews, Need chatted with Mike Loftus of Connor La…

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Feb. 23, 2022

38. Building Your Ultimate Hiring Flywheel - Part 1

Part 1 of how to build your hiring funnel. Tactical episode. Discuss how to think about your hiring funnel versus your customer f…

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Feb. 23, 2022

40. The Hiring Funnel & Metrics - Your Ultimate Hiring Flywheel Pt 3

Here is the EXACT 6-Step Recruiting Funnel we use and the numbers you need to be targeting.

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Feb. 16, 2022

37. How To Buy a Local Business In Another State And Run It Remotely,…

In this episode Neel interviews Chris Munn, a fellow remote local entrepreneur. Chris grew up in Detroit, now lives in LA (though…

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Feb. 9, 2022

36. Running a 7-figure Agency From Around The World, an interview wit…

In this episode Neel interviews Jodie Cook, who recently exited her remote local business (and is getting ready to start another!…

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Feb. 2, 2022

35. Identifying Your Limiting Beliefs and Why Working Less = More Gro…

In this episode Neel and David talk about limiting beliefs, how to identify them, and how to replace them with empowering beliefs…

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Jan. 26, 2022

34. The Spiritual Entrepreneur 2: Interview With Derek Dodds, Federal…

In this episode Neel and David sit down with Derek Dodds and have a leisurely conversation about how Derek found his calling. Der…

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Jan. 19, 2022

33. Pt 2: Applying The “One Big Secret” to Our Podcast - Live Brainst…

In this episode Neel and David brainstormed, putting the podcast itself into the frame that they discussed in Episode 32: the thr…

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Jan. 12, 2022

32. Pt 1 - The One Big Secret of Successful Local Biz Entrepreneurs

In this episode Neel and David share the ONE BIG SECRET of successful remote local business owners. Okay, so the secret is...well…

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Jan. 5, 2022

31. Remote Window Cleaning Biz - Interview with 'SqueegeeGod' and Ser…

Johnny and Sergio Tell us about the businesses you run Story / background Why local services? Biggest opp for young people Twitte…

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Dec. 29, 2021

30. Being Off The Grid Completely for 3 Months - How To Get Your Biz …

In this episode Neel and David discuss his upcoming disappearing act: he's going to be totally off-grid for the first three month…

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Dec. 22, 2021

28. Pt 1 - New Year's "Resolutions" Suck - How To Plan Cool Sh*t for …

In this episode Neel and David tell you why they think New Year's Resolutions are no good and what they have planned for 2022. Da…

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Dec. 22, 2021

29. Pt 2 - Neel & David's Reflections Of Their Year

In this episode Neel and David build on their "New Year's Resolutions Suck" episode by reflecting on 2021. Both Neel and David bu…

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Dec. 15, 2021

27. How To Make Business Decisions When You're Feeling Emotional or T…

In this episode Neel and David discuss how emotions play into personal and business decisions, and a system for how to avoid maki…

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Dec. 8, 2021

26. How To Use Social Media Challenges To Level Up

In this episode Neel and David discuss their recent deeper dives into social media and why it's been a challenge for them. David …

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Dec. 1, 2021

25. How to Handle The Stress of Running A Local Business (Remotely!)

In this episode Neel and David discuss the stress of running a remote local business. David begins the discussion philosophically…

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Nov. 24, 2021

24. Do You Have An Abundance Or Scarcity Mindset?

In this episode Neel and David discuss the well-known abundance vs. scarcity dichotomy. Both Neel and David came from immigrant b…

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Nov. 17, 2021

23: How You Can Easily Find a Local Business to Buy

In this episode Neel and David talk about how to get started in acquiring a remote local business. While it can feel intimidating…

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Nov. 10, 2021

22. The #1 Secret To Having Your Business Run On Its Own

In this episode Neel and David give the BIG SECRET to taking your business to the next level. That secret is...being less availab…

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Nov. 3, 2021

21: Building Your Marketing Engine When You Have A Brand-New Local Bu…

In this episode Neel and David discuss how to build your marketing strategy when you're just starting out. David sets the stage f…

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Oct. 27, 2021

20: Franchising vs Starting Your Own Biz: An Interview With Giuseppe …

In this episode Neel and David interview Giuseppe Grammatico, the Franchise Guide about all things franchise-related. Giuseppe wa…

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Oct. 20, 2021

19: Best Timezones To Live In For Your Work Style

In this episode Neel and David discuss how timezones affect your remote local business, whether you are traveling for business or…

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Oct. 13, 2021

18: Does living in a 'small market' hinder your entrepreneurial growt…

In this episode Neel and David discuss the impact of where you live in relation to your entrepreneurial growth. Neel begins by st…

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Oct. 6, 2021

17: How To Analyze Local Business Competition In Your Market

If you're looking to start a local business or expand in your current business, your local market and competition matter a lot. T…

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Sept. 29, 2021

16: From Getting Laid Off to Building 4 Multi-Million Dollar Companie…

In this episode, we have a super special guest - Rohan Gilkes, Founder of Launch27 and MaidsInBlack. After 10 years working in co…

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Sept. 22, 2021

15: How Meditation & Spirituality Can Level Up Your Entrepreneurial J…

Have you ever wondered if a motivated entrepreneur can have zen-like calmness? In today's society, being very calm and highly dri…

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Sept. 15, 2021

14: Reaching 'Financial Retirement' by 28 and Traveling The World - A…

Cam Woodsum left the tech world in Silicon Valley and found himself on the digital nomad path. Within a handful of years, he was …

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Sept. 8, 2021

13: Dating While Traveling

Dating while traveling can be one of the most exciting experiences of your journey....but can also have some serious drawbacks. I…

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Sept. 1, 2021

12: Moving from Solopreneur to CEO

Many entrepreneurs start off being "solopreneurs", meaning you're the only one managing everything and work only for yourself. As…

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Aug. 25, 2021

11: Coliving Houses - The Best Way To Find Your Community & Tribe

If you've ever struggled to find your tribe of like-minded people, this episode is for you. David recently moved into a coliving …

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Aug. 11, 2021

10: Acquisitions Pt 3: How To Value Local Businesses and Close the Sa…

Today's episode is final episode (Part 3 of 3) in what we call the "Acquisition Series". David & Neel dive into two recent acquis…

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Aug. 4, 2021

09: Thinking About Your Business As An Asset

Often times entrepreneurs think about their business as their career, main source of income, or source of passion. What would hap…

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July 28, 2021

08: Acquisitions Pt 2 - Structuring The Deal To Buy A Local Business

Today's episode is Part 2 of 3 in what we call the "Acquisition Series". David is working on an acquisition of another local busi…

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July 21, 2021

07: From Venture Capital to Running a Remote Local Business - Neel's …

Have you ever dreamed of quitting your day job and traveling the world? On the show, Neel shares how he started MaidThis.com , an…

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July 14, 2021

06: Acquisitions Pt 1 - Buying a Business vs Starting From Scratch

Ever wondered about the pros / cons of BUYING an existing business versus starting your own business FROM SCRATCH? Today's episod…

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July 7, 2021

05: How To Meet People While Traveling

Probably the most common fear for solo travelers is "How will I meet people while traveling?" The answer: its way easier than you…

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June 30, 2021

04: Quitting Your Corporate Job To Work On Your Side Hustle Full-Time

Ever dreamed of finally quitting your day job? Want to start a side hustle but not sure how to manage your time between your full…

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June 23, 2021

03: Key Benefits Of Remote Life

If you're wondering the true benefits (and drawbacks) of living remotely full-time, this is the episode for you. Neel & David hav…

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June 23, 2021

02: What makes a business a good fit to be 'remote local'?

After listening to Episode 01, you now know the pros and cons of a remote local business model. How the heck do you identify a lo…

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June 23, 2021

01: Pilot Episode - What Is A Remote Local Business?

What even is a "remote local" business? In the FIRST episode of the new Remote Local podcast, David & Neel dive into the business…

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June 23, 2021

Trailer Episode: Welcome to the Remote Local Podcast!

The Remote Local Podcast lets you dive into the minds of two 7-figure entrepreneurs who have figured out how to run their LOCAL b…

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