Tropical MBA - Entrepreneurship, Travel, and Lifestyle

The Tropical MBA Podcast aims to show you the inside story of the people who are building "micro-multinational" businesses while they travel the world. We are interested in entrepreneurship, travel, internationalization, and personal freedom. Join 1,000's of listeners from all around the world, every Thursday morning.

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TMBA471: The Helsinki Bus Theory


Dan and Ian have spent a lot of time in Chiang Mai. - One of the traditions that Dan has every time he visits is to touch base with Kevin Graham. You may remember Kevin from a previous episode we released in early 2017. - In that episode,


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TMBA470: The Elephant in the Room


Today's episode is about a place that has played a very special part in Dan and Ian's entrepreneurial journey. - China has become one of the most important countries in the world for entrepreneurs. Chinese supply chains and manufacturing are the lifeb...


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TMBA469: It’s No Good Having Ideas if They Don’t Bring You Results


Dan and Ian have said for years on this podcast that the most important thing your business should be doing is solving people's problems. - Today's guest has taken that philosophy and ran with it. - Kean Graham is the founder of Monetize More,


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TMBA468: “Allowing Myself To Dream That Big”


Dan and Ian have encountered many entrepreneurs in their travels, from all walks of life. - They first met today's guest back in April at our annual Dynamite Circle event in Austin, Texas. - Sam Browne was the beneficiary of one of the scholarship t...


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TMBA467: The Story of Empire Flippers


Dan and Ian have been wanting to share the story of this week's episode for quite some time. - Justin Cooke is one of the co-founders of Empire Flippers. Empire Flippers is an online marketplace where businesses are bought and sold.


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TMBA466: The Dos and Don’ts of Hiring Apprentices


It's no secret that Dan and Ian love hearing from the listeners of this show. - This week, we received a question from Ben McAdam. Some of you might remember Ben from his earlier appearances on this podcast. -


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 2018-11-08  33m
 
 

TMBA465: 5 Internet Business Themes for 2019


Dan and Ian are still resting up after hosting 350 entrepreneurs at their annual DC BKK event in Bangkok last week. - While they were at that event, they had the opportunity to speak to so many entrepreneurs about their business struggles and success...


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 2018-11-01  39m
 
 

TMBA464: 5 Reasons Your Presentation Might Suck


We are fresh off the heels of DC BKK 2018, our annual conference that we host in Bangkok. - It's safe to say that in the many years of running that conference, as well as attending other conferences around the globe,


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 2018-10-25  25m
 
 

TMBA463: The Tao of the Hustle Redux


A few years ago, Dan and Ian published an episode of this podcast called The Tao of the Hustle. - In the years since we still receive frequent questions and comments about our opinions on hustle and entrepreneurship that we shared in that episode.


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 2018-10-18  36m
 
 

TMBA462: A Conversation with Michael Lombardi


Dan and Ian are always looking for new ways to gain insight into entrepreneurship, and sometimes that insight can come from some unexpected places. - Michael Lombardi is an American Football executive and analyst.


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 2018-10-11  41m