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Caleb Simpson
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  • Austin, TX
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Caleb Simpson's Discussions

Starting/Finding a Mastermind Group

Started this discussion. Last reply by Scott Beebe Mar 7. 12 Replies

Having recently read Think and Grow Rich I have been inspired to start or join a Mastermind Group. But where I have been struggling is that first step.I don't know if I should try to form one…Continue

New Ventures in 2015

Started this discussion. Last reply by Alan McCall Feb 28, 2015. 10 Replies

What new business ventures do you have planned for 2015?My company Bearded Brothers is launching three new products, we will launch them at a…Continue

Sprouting up something new

Started this discussion. Last reply by Caleb Simpson Oct 20, 2013. 5 Replies

So, 2.5 years ago I launched Bearded Brothers, A Wholesome Snackfood Company, after reading Dan's 48 Days and No More Dreaded Monday's.Since then we have grown quite a bit, we started out just…Continue

Need Advice on Scaling the Business/Financing

Started this discussion. Last reply by Terry Justice Jul 6, 2011. 4 Replies

I have now been running Bearded Brothers, and organic energy bar company since March of last year. We have been very successful with getting our product in stores around Austin, where we are based…Continue

 

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Scott Beebe replied to Caleb Simpson's discussion Starting/Finding a Mastermind Group
"What are the 2-3 major roadblocks stopping you from increasing income?  "
Mar 7
Caleb Simpson replied to Caleb Simpson's discussion Starting/Finding a Mastermind Group
"Thanks, I actually didn't know Dan had published material on this. Great to know "
Mar 3
Caleb Simpson replied to Caleb Simpson's discussion Starting/Finding a Mastermind Group
"I totally agree! I know the paid Mastermind will be worth it's weight in gold. I really am hoping to figure out a way to pay for it this year. I can't go into details publicly, but lets just say I REALLY can't afford it right now, and…"
Mar 3
Caleb Simpson replied to Caleb Simpson's discussion Starting/Finding a Mastermind Group
"We are actually looking to form an Advisory board as our company grows, but it would mostly be industry professionals. We get plenty of customer feedback from our in-store product demos. We have a couple unofficial advisory board members from the…"
Mar 3
Celeste Coffman replied to Caleb Simpson's discussion Starting/Finding a Mastermind Group
"Hey, Caleb. I've actually just started a Mastermind group, and I opted to start a group of local women rather than going online.  I feel like some of the connection gets lost via Skype or Google Hangouts, and other women I approached…"
Mar 1
Scott Beebe replied to Caleb Simpson's discussion Starting/Finding a Mastermind Group
"Caleb, I understand your concern about price.  Finding the right Mastermind, $275 will translate into multiple times return.  Don't let price be your determining factor...figure out a way to pay for it. Dan always says, "if you…"
Mar 1
Shawn L. Frey replied to Caleb Simpson's discussion Starting/Finding a Mastermind Group
"Good morning, these are all good replies.  In addition have you considered creating a customer advisory board?  An advisory board can work similar to a peer to peer mastermind group except it's very focused on you and your products.…"
Feb 27

Group Leader
Jen McDonough "The Iron Jen" replied to Caleb Simpson's discussion Starting/Finding a Mastermind Group
"Hi Caleb, way to go on looking into this!! Dan has a great Udemy course on masterminds if you are interested. You can find it HERE. Another great support would be Jeff Long's group located HERE that specifically works with helping people…"
Feb 24
Caleb Simpson replied to Caleb Simpson's discussion Starting/Finding a Mastermind Group
"Thanks for the great feedback so far. I've definitely considered a paid Master Mind, like through Dave Ramsey's Entreleadership but currently the $275 per month is hard to swing. Also, I don't think I want to limit myself to people in…"
Feb 17

Group Leader
Terry Hadaway replied to Caleb Simpson's discussion Starting/Finding a Mastermind Group
"Caleb, I agree that a mastermind including people from several walks of life would be most beneficial. You'll want to make sure you select one that is targeted and focused on progress. Some free masterminds turn into a chat session. I've…"
Feb 17
John Henderson replied to Caleb Simpson's discussion Starting/Finding a Mastermind Group
"Alex Barker is your man. He knows a TON about starting and maintaining great masterminds. I've been in groups with him. Reach out to him. He's a great guy. Also I'm not sure I would limit myself to people in your industry. I know a…"
Feb 16
Greg Davis replied to Caleb Simpson's discussion Starting/Finding a Mastermind Group
"Hi Caleb, I started my mastermind group by finding a group of people sort of on the same playing field with where we are professionally but that offered specific areas of specialty. It was formed out of people I had worked with and/or had…"
Feb 16
Caleb Simpson posted a discussion

Starting/Finding a Mastermind Group

Having recently read Think and Grow Rich I have been inspired to start or join a Mastermind Group. But where I have been struggling is that first step.I don't know if I should try to form one locally, or join one through the web that meets over Skype or Google Hangouts. I'm in the Consumer Packaged Goods space, and we are based out of Austin making organic energy bars (www.beardedbros.com) and Austin is a hot bed for packaged food startups, BUT most of…See More
Feb 16
Alan McCall replied to Caleb Simpson's discussion New Ventures in 2015
"With the FCC granting the permit for radio station WDXD-LP 101.9 and the IRS granting 501c3 status, 2015 is the year my lifelong dream of owning and operating a radio station finally becomes reality."
Feb 28, 2015
Aaron Hunt replied to Caleb Simpson's discussion New Ventures in 2015
"Dwain, Thanks for the encouragement.  I attended a networking event last night - my first open-industry event.   I attended the event solo - so I didn't have someone to introduce me to anyone.  By mid-way through I had several…"
Jan 21, 2015
Janelle Barnette replied to Caleb Simpson's discussion New Ventures in 2015
"Next month launching a new project that's an offshoot of my information consulting business. Startup Sleuth will offer DIY worksheets and quick info consults to startups and others starting new businesses. I'm excited/nervous! I've…"
Jan 20, 2015

Profile Information

How did you hear about 48Days.NET, and what do you hope to get out of being a part of this community?
Through Dan Miller's books.

I hope go get inspiration to pursue my new business ventures... freelance design, blogging and starting a snack food/energy bar company.
What is your current work situation? Employee, self-employed, generating any income on your own?
Founder of startup organic energy bar and snackfood company. Bearded Brothers www.www.beardedbros.com
And then...what is your goal/dream for your work life?
- Grow Bearded Brothers into a national brand! Become a $500MM company.
- To help others also launch successful food businesses.
How about your personal life? Any specific goals or achievements or dreams you are pursuing (or want to pursue)?
- Love my wife as Christ loved the Church.
- Spend lots of time with my family and friends
- Enjoy the outdoors as much as possible and introduce my children to things like camping, trail running, and rock climbing
What would you say are your strongest talents? How are you 'wired' and what can you offer to the world (it's OK if you don't know yet, but knowing is key to pursuing your dreams!)?
I love working with people and sharing the things I'm passionate about, I'm also very connected and network well. I'm very adaptable and easy to get along with. I also am very restorative in regards to relationships and love to learn new things.
Do you have a website presence anywhere?
http://beardedbros.com
Are you interested in finding a better job, starting a business, growing your current business, writing a book, blogging, podcasting, coaching, speaking, sales & marketing, or something else?
foodlauncher.net
If you have a product or service to promote (now or in the near future) this is your shot to state it! Say all you'd like:
Bearded Brothers -Organic Energy Bars
Feel free to share your Twitter name, Facebook page, and any other social media way to connect with you!
Until FoodLauncher.net goes live you can connect with me at:
https://www.facebook.com/calebsimpson
http://www.twitter.com/calebsimpson
http:/www.instagram.com/calebsimpson
SnapChat: BusinessBeard

Caleb Simpson's Blog

Working hard at raising startup capital

Posted on December 1, 2010 at 1:49pm 0 Comments

I recently went through career counseling with Kent Julian of http://www.liveitforward.com/I left inspired to pursue a career I would truly passionate about, but after a couple months of searching and preparing for a move to Colorado, life through a curve ball at me. I moved to Austin, TX and got married. Sine moving here I have been working on my startup business, Adventure Naturals.


We recently launched our project on…
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At 8:37pm on October 24, 2010, Justin Lukasavige said…
I love the flatirons. I've bailed on the first about 6 times because of lightning.

Do you get out there much?
At 3:15pm on October 4, 2010, Robin Marshall said…
Hi Caleb! In Tennessee you can get a domestic kitchen license and work out of a home kitchen for certain foods. I'm not sure what the laws are in TX but you should check on that. The other option might be to look for a commercial kitchen for hourly rent. "The Kitchen Space" in Austin looks like it might be promising. Check the website. www.thekitchenspace.com
This is hands down the least expensive way to get in a kitchen and get started with making your product and poses very little risk to you. Facilities like this are usually a great resource of information as well and can probably help you with all aspects of making, packaging, labeling, etc.
I really hope this helps!
Robin
At 7:24pm on September 16, 2010, Brawn Lide said…
Caleb - congrats on everything and the future Wife - and how you plan on Loving her. Your marriage will rock if you keep that the focus. I am in a marriage now that I had no idea was possible - I would have never dreamed it could be this great simply because Christ is our foundation and we lay our relationship at the foot of the cross. I am in Austin as well we should grab some healthy coffee somewhere!
At 11:44am on September 16, 2010, Justin Lukasavige said…
I just responded to your discussion, Caleb. Are you climbing in TX in your picture?
At 6:21pm on September 15, 2010, Archie Winningham said…
Caleb, thanks for the friend request, I am honored. And again, congrats for making the 48 Days news this week! Keep up the super great work man.
At 6:09am on September 15, 2010,
Group Leader
Kent Julian
said…
Congrats Caleb for being recognized by Dan in this week's highlights. I know you are going places buddy, and I'm proud of you. Keep living it forward!
At 2:28am on September 15, 2010, Brent Green said…
Welcome Caleb!

Your business sounds very cool....interested to hear more about it.

Hope you enjoy being a part of the community here....

Brent
www.PursuingMeaningfulWork.com
At 1:11pm on September 4, 2010,
Group Leader
Kent Julian
said…
Hello Caleb,

Just noticed you joined 48Days.net -- WELCOME! It's a great site with tons of great people.

If you happen to be a speaker or author (or want to become either), check out the following groups. They are two of the most popular groups on the site because of all the great conversation taking place.

* Speak It Forward -- REAL Success and Profit for Speakers!
* Write It Forward -- REAL Success and Profit for Writers!

One other thing…I want to offer you a gift. You can download my FR EE e-resource entitled Goal-Setting That Actually Works! by joining the REAL Success E-Zine community at www.liveitforward.com. It's a growing and dynamic community of people striving to live WAY BEYOND their average in the most important roles of their lives. I think you'll get a ton out of both the Goal-Setting product and the REAL Success E-Zine. And again, both are absolutely free.

Looking forward to connecting with you!

Live it forward,
Kent Julian
www.liveitforward.com
At 8:15pm on September 2, 2010, Joel Boggess said…
Hi Caleb -- Welcome to the 48 Days community. We're glad you joined.

This is the idea and social networking site for people that want to create their own opportunity.

What are some of your ideas for moving into the work and life you've always wanted?

Depending on what your interests are, there is a wide selection of discussion groups to get involved with.

One group that is worth looking into is 180 Service Station.
Good stuff going on in there.

Another group you'll want to stop by is the 4 points coaching compass.That's my group.
You are invited to get involved in this week's discussion. We are talking about how to give your best, not out of fear, but out of joy.

-Joel
48 Days advisory team
At 3:49am on September 2, 2010, GREGG PECHMANN said…
Welcome Caleb!

Just wanted to say hello and welcome you to this great website. You will not find a better group of people to help you get to a higher place of excellence.
I hope to interact with you in some of the groups.

Do you want peace in your life?

Join in and get inspired to become financially free with “Subscribe to Gregg’s Blog.....” and get common sense financial tips by joining The “Got Peace?” Newsletter on the right hand side of www.pechmanncoaching.com

Please let me know how I can help in anyway!

In His Peace,
Gregg Pechmann
www.pechmanncoaching.com
 
 
 

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