The Early Days Podcast by DULO

The Early Days Podcast by DULO

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Building a Product vs. Building a Business
Oct 18 • 47 min
On this episode, we talk to Shane and David from Can 2 Pan Strain. Can 2 Pan Strain was specifically developed to solve dry paint stains and debris and is the only solution for a no mess strain from the paint can directly into the painting pan. While…
Slog 52 - IG live question, merch and a cool podcast.
Oct 16 • 3 min
The title says it all. weardulo.com
Finding Joy In Work Through Play And The Importance Of Quitting
Oct 5 • 52 min
On today’s episode, we welcome back Nathan Kontny, CTO at Rockstar Coders, but also a blogger, vlogger, and a constant experimenter and learner. Nathan was our guest last year while being the CEO of Highrise - a popular CRM solution from Basecamp. In our…
Slog 51 - It’s been a confusing week
Oct 4 • 4 min
Quick catch up from our end ๐Ÿ‘ Bit random so can’t really summarize it here, but give it a listen ๐Ÿ‘ โค๏ธ Your ๐Ÿ‘‚ weardulo.com
S2E23 - Skip the gatekeeper and go directly to your audience
Sep 27 • 33 min
On today’s episode, we have David Michaels - senior vice president of the Daytime Emmy Awards at the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. David is a top producer with a successful track record in both live event and television production. He…
Slog 50 - A bit monotone, but important
Sep 25 • 4 min
Latest updates from our side, topic of new blog and some podcasting action. Share this podcast with a friend!!! weardulo.con/podcast
Slog 49 - Do you like the background music?
Sep 22 • 6 min
Updates on attacking some more sales channels, namely Amazon EU and local markets. We also added some background music throughout this episode. Let us know what you think as Julian doesn’t like it, but Marin does and we decided to give it a shot. Drop us…
S2E22 - How a passion grows into a business, Dale Spoonmore
Sep 20 • 42 min
On today’s episode, we have Dale Spoonmore from “From Seed To Spoon” - a platform that shows how you can grow your own organic produce economically, efficiently, and sustainably. Together with his family, Dale is the creator of the “From Seed To Spoon”…
Slog 48 - DULO at the Emmys
Sep 18 • 2 min
Few exciting podcasts lined up, attacking Amazon and some hand to hand combat old school commerce. We โค๏ธ your ๐Ÿ‘‚ Share with a friend ๐Ÿ™ weardulo.com
Slog 47 - Birds and new prices
Sep 14 • 5 min
Marin talks about birds, Julian outlines new content and pricing strategies to prepare for our second manufacturing batch. weardulo.com We โค๏ธ your ๐Ÿ‘‚!
S2E21 - How to grow at your own, comfortable pace
Sep 13 • 37 min
This week, we had the pleasure of talking to Dr. Adam Moore - a mental health specialist, counselor, and an entrepreneur. Adam is a licensed marriage and family therapist and co-owner of Sela Health, which operates mental health counseling offices across…
Slog 46 - Nearly forgot to record this one
Sep 11 • 3 min
Julian left the building, but remembered that we need to record this segment today, so came and recorded it. There you go, storytelling… weardulo.com
Slog 45 - Busy Saturday
Sep 8 • 4 min
A lot of design, content creation and distribution work on a nice Saturday. Subscribe and share with a friend we appreciate and โค๏ธ your ๐Ÿ‘‚ ๐Ÿ™ weardulo.com
S2E20 - How to decide when to leave or stay in a job?
Sep 6 • 40 min
Our guest today is Vessy Tasheva - a career industry expert and talent scout at Enhancv. She also works as a career coach and writes regularly on her blog which you can find on vessytash.com. We had a blast talking to Vessy on topics around employment,…
Slog 44 - Some new ideas brewing
Sep 4 • 4 min
Marin gives a preview of the vlog and is starting to write his Founder’s Newsletter. Julian is excited about some new product ideas before a call with our manufacturer. Let us know what might be valuable to you for us to cover in these slogs โค๏ธ We…
Slog 43 - Recording and working while traveling
Sep 1 • 3 min
New podcast coming next week on the topic of employment and all the different career paths available for folks. Julian’s Founder Newsletter on the topic of Avoiding the Traffic Jam, metaphorical expression for the benefits in living on your terms. Check…
Slog 42 - Biodegradable fabrics and podcasting
Aug 28 • 3 min
Julian is on the move and thoroughly testing new technology. Marin’s excited about our podcast ๐Ÿ™ Thanks for listening, we โค๏ธ your ๐Ÿ‘‚ Check weardulo.com, if you’re in need of a dress shirt or entrepreneurial content ๐Ÿ™โค๏ธ
Slog 41 - Ryan Carson on the Early Days podcast
Aug 24 • 3 min
Latest updates content creation and distribution wise. Had a blast having Ryan Carson (CEO and Founder of Treehouse) on the show some plans for the weekend. If you like the way we are approaching documenting our process thoroughly, do let someone else…
S2E19 - Ryan Carson: The Importance Of Knowing Your Why
Aug 22 • 49 min
Our guest on the show this week is Ryan Carson. Ryan is the founder and CEO of Treehouse - an education platform that makes it easy to learn code and find a job in tech. Fun fact - both Julian and I are students of Treehouse and the work that Ryan has…
Slog 40 - Amazon and the 750% increase
Aug 21 • 3 min
Marin attacks Amazon, while Julian hacks Instagram. Please tell a friend about our podcast, really helps us in spreading the entrepreneurial message that many more can start their own thing. ๐Ÿ”ฅ weardulo.com for our dress shirts ๐Ÿ‘
Slog 39 - Best slog yet
Aug 17 • 5 min
Marin has energy and answers a Reddit question. Julian just sent out the latest Founder’s Newsletter and introduces the BS Excuse Buster List. Check out our products and content at ๐Ÿ”ฑ weardulo.com ๐Ÿ”ฑ We โค๏ธ your ๐Ÿ‘‚ (kinky)
S2E18 - How Do You Go Far By Simply Asking?
Aug 16 • 31 min
On this episode, we have Hafeez and Chris who bring you “The Roommates” podcast - a late-night conversation taking you behind the scenes of “becoming” featuring all the people, conversations, and perspectives you’d experience on the way. This episode is a…
Slog 38 - Short but sweet
Aug 14 • 2 min
New vlog yesterday, made a little video that we can use to promote the podcast on social and looking into our Alexa skill, which we still have no idea what’s going on. For all your dress shirt and entrepreneurship content ๐Ÿ‘‰ weardulo.com
Slog 37 - Marin finds his voice
Aug 10 • 7 min
The longest slog the history of slogs. Marin goes into storytelling mode and does so in a slower that usual speaking speed. Julian laughs quite a bit and unusually cuts the slog short coz it was getting silly at some point. In other news, the best…
Slog 36 - Repurposing video content and creating an Alexa skill.
Aug 7 • 3 min
Being bootstrapped we need to squeezee out and repurpose all the content we can. In this case, some raw video content from our product shoot that will become nice creative ammunition we can use for portrait video formats such as Instagram, Facebook etc.…
Slog 35 - Busy Friday
Aug 3 • 3 min
Some operational stuff, drawing the monthly giveaway winner, Julian writes and sends out his Founder’s Newsletter and some work on the website. Marin is traveling and looking at some raw footage from the last product shoot and how we can use it smartly.…
Slog 34 - Sometimes you have nothing to say
Jul 31 • 1 min
A “meh” slog. Mediocre at best. weardulo.com
Slog 33 - Helps to have a co-founder when traveling
Jul 29 • 2 min
Julian is in the move and Marin is covering the business operations. Always nice to have a teammate you can trust, so that the process keeps moving forward and things get done, without any bottleneck situations ๐Ÿ‘ weardulo.com for all your entrepreneurial…
S2E17 - How To Start A Podcast?
Jul 26 • 44 min
The Early Days Podcast S2E17 - Kevin Horek ๏ปฟOn this episode of the show, we talk with Kevin Horek - a radio and podcast host of the Building the Future Show. Kevin interviews startups, entrepreneurs, investors, and others helping to make our world a…
Slog 32 - A Remote Company
Jul 24 • 3 min
Julian is on the move this week and gives his side of the story with Marin putting in his $0.02 after. Who said an apparel company can’t be a remote company ๐Ÿ˜ฎ For ze best dress shirts out there, do check out weardulo.com Thank you for listening, if you…
Slog 31 - Kylie Jenner
Jul 20 • 3 min
In our last newsletter we do a little case study on Kylie Jenner. Just about to record a podcast and some outreach to local Amsterdam concept stores. We love you ๐Ÿ‘‚(kinky) and respect your time listening to us. โค๏ธ๐Ÿ™
Slog 30 - Not the usual non-iron dress shirt
Jul 17 • 4 min
Some small updates + why we need to educate on why we use performance fabrics to achieve the non-iron effect, instead of default cotton that is treated with chemicals. Thank you for listening and check out our shirts at weardulo.com
Slog 29 - The Washing Machine
Jul 13 • 4 min
Doesn’t get more Early Days than recording with a washing machine in the background. โœ“ weardulo.com
Slog 28 - Digital Advertising Update
Jul 10 • 4 min
A more technical update on how we are approaching paid advertising with small budgets to test out the waters. Peace of mind and confidence -> Check out our dress shirts from performance fabrics at weardulo.com
The Early Days Podcast S2E16 - Ben Smith, Julian, and Marin
Jul 5 • 43 min
Entrepreneurship = Giving It’s a pleasure to welcome back Ben Smith to the podcast! Ben, who was our guest earlier in the year, is an entrepreneur, currently exploring the voice tech/marketing space. He also is an advisor to other companies and…
Slog 27 - Recorded after an insightful chat with a fellow entrepreneur
Jul 3 • 5 min
Amazing chat with Ben Smith (bensmith.tv) from Voice Entrepreneur and our thoughts right after it. Marin is going to be a coding teacher for a few days and Julian started on the new Facebook Ads campaign, now with the new website visuals. Check our…
Slog 26 - Moving slow is still moving
Jun 29 • 4 min
Quite a busy week for both of us in our day jobs, so we had to delay some DULO work. Happens. It’s part of the process and as long as we are moving in the right direction, slower speed at times is completely fine. Check out the new product photography at…
Slog 25 - If you’re a happy employee, great. If not, do something about it.
Jun 26 • 5 min
Some thoughts on branding and finding your tribe through your truth. Check out the new website at weardulo.com and let us know what you think!
The Early Days Podcast S2E15 - Patrick Henry, QuestFusion
Jun 21 • 33 min
Fundraising and Venture Capital for Startups Today’s guest is Patrick Henry of QuestFusion. Patrick is a technology CEO and product positioning and marketing strategy expert. He helps entrepreneurs implement processes in their companies to more quickly…
Slog 24 - NEW WEBSITE IS LIVE
Jun 20 • 3 min
Marin ruins my intro and we talk about how we feel regarding the new and improved website. Check it out at weardulo.com ๐Ÿ™
Slog 23 - Tuesday 19th June 2018
Jun 19 • 5 min
Marin is paying attention to the creative and keeping a track on a white board. Julian is writing and putting in his & $0.02 of work on the website. Thank you your ear and we greatly appreciate your participation in the process. For our dress shirts from…
Slog 22 - Marin had a busy day
Jun 15 • 3 min
For the record, my pick for the world cup - Portugal (Julian). Subscribe to the podcast and check out our dress shirts from performance fabrics at weardulo.com
Slog 21 - Showed Up
Jun 13 • 3 min
One of the more boring slogs, but we had it on the calendar to do and we showed up ๐Ÿ™‚ 1>0 It’s a marathon, not a sprint this business building thing and keeping the momentum and the discipline is an important aspect. Thanks for tuning in, we appreciate…
Slog 20 - Tuesday Slog
Jun 12 • 2 min
Marin gives us the rundown, Julian says a few words, Instagram was down, BUT went back live during our slog recording, so we might have to have something to do with that. Need a high tech dress shirt? Head over to weardulo.com Thank you for your ear โค๏ธ
Slog 19 - A little friday update
Jun 8 • 4 min
Marin is working on the new website and Julian sent out his Founder’s Newsletter. Subscribe and share, means a lot! For the best European dress shirts from performance fabrics, check out our website - www.weardulo.com
The Early Days Podcast S2E14 - Anthony Mellor
Jun 7 • 28 min
A 19 Year Old Building a Business Around His Passion Meet Anthony Mellor, founder of Absolute Fitness Apparel. At just 19 years of age, Anthony decided to combine his passion for fitness and performance with entrepreneurship and start his own company.…
Slog 18 - Appearances on other podcasts
Jun 6 • 5 min
Grateful to have a few guest appearances on other podcast + some other updates from our side. Thanks for listening, share, and subscribe ๐Ÿ™ weardulo.com for our dress shirts from performance fabrics ๐Ÿ‘
Slog 17 - The everyday slog
Jun 5 • 2 min
Little (really was) update on what’s happening at DULO HQ. For our monthly giveaway and the product we are currently working on visit weardulo.com If you like the way we are approaching building this business in a transparent manner, please share with…
Slog 16 - Saturday = work day
Jun 2 • 4 min
The usual dose of nearly daily updates on our operation on a calm Saturday free of our full-time jobs, being able to focus on DULO 100%. If you find these little updates useful, or the conversations we have with other entrepreneurs, subscribe, share and…
The Early Days Podcast S2E13 - Q&A with Yours Truly
Jun 1 • 22 min
On today’s episode, we answer questions about our business. It’s always fun to respond to questions from our community that hopefully, bring value to fellow makers.
Slog 15 - Stepping up the LinkedIn game
May 30 • 3 min
The usual update on the state of the DULO union. Updates to the podcast page and cover art and first LinkedIn article. Subscribe, share and rate, it means a lot a lot to us in building this whole thing ๐Ÿ™โค๏ธ For our dress shirts from performance fabrics,…
Slog 14 - #MarinIn๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฌ Trip Summary
May 25 • 1 min
Marin calls in and gives us the rundown of how the trip went and what he managed to accomplish. From all the content we are putting out, the Slog will become a main pillar, which we plan on hitting very hard. If you enjoy this little segments and updates…
Slog 13 - Choosing images from the shoot
May 23 • 3 min
Hackermoon article is live and we were busy with choosing the best shots from all the images taken during the product shoot to update our product pages. Thanks for listening, we love your ear โค๏ธ Subscribe, rate and share, it means a L O T to us on this…
Slog 12 - Summary of the product shoot
May 18 • 8 min
Marin calls in to update us on how the first ever above €80 product shoot went and Julian gives an update on what he’s working on. If you like this format, please subscribe, rate and share with a friend. if you don’t, drop us a line and let us know how we…
The Early Days Podcast S2E12 - Ben Smith
May 17 • 44 min
Future Voices: Alexa Skills and Voice Assistants In our latest episode, we host Ben Smith, a voice entrepreneur. Ben is the founder of Chancebending Ventures as well as bensmith.tv where he aims to educate others about the importance of voice and sound to…
Slog 11 - Just about to record a podcast ๐ŸŽ™๏ธ
May 16 • 4 min
Just about to record a podcast with Ben Smith from Voice Entrepreneur. The guy is putting out ๐Ÿ”ฅ content in the voice space and entrepreneurship in general ๐Ÿ‘ Thank you for your support and giving our little podcast a listen โค๏ธ ๐Ÿ”ฅ Subscribe ๐Ÿ”ฅ rate and share.…
Slog 10 - #MarinIn๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฌ
May 15 • 4 min
The usual slogfest of an update, this time Marin calling in from Bulgaria, where he is in the midst of preparing our first proper (more than 80 euro investment) product shoot. Give it a listen, share, rate and subscribe, your support means the world to…
Slog 09 - Marin kills it and Julian plays tennis in a dress shirt.
May 11 • 4 min
We thank and respect your ๐Ÿ‘‚ Please rate, subscribe and share with a pal, it really helps us in spreading the word about what we are doing. Thank you for following along and for more info about us head over to weardulo.com ๐Ÿ™โค๏ธ
The Early Days Podcast S2E11 - Endcrawl
May 10 • 33 min
How to build a lean, profitable business that solves a problem in your industry On the show today we have Pliny and Alan from Endcrawl - a Saas solution for movie and TV end credits. If you are wondering what end credits are those are long lists of people…
Slog 08 - Choosing a model
May 9 • 3 min
We thank and respect your ๐Ÿ‘‚ Please, rate, subscribe and share with a pal, it really helps us in spreading the word about what we are doing. Thank you for following along and for more info about us, head over to weardulo.com ๐Ÿ™โค๏ธ
Slog 07 - New intro and outro
May 8 • 2 min
We thank and respect your ๐Ÿ‘‚ Please, rate, subscribe and share with a pal, it really helps us in spreading the word about what we are doing. Thank you for following along and for more info about us, head over to weardulo.com ๐Ÿ™โค๏ธ
Slog 06 - Small Updates
May 5 • 2 min
Subscribe, rate, share AND please, do give ANY feedback on how we can improve this format! โค๏ธ weardulo.com
Live from our fulfillment center - SLOG 05
May 5 • 2 min
Quick update from where we pack the shirts. If you like this format, subscribe, like, share. It helps us a lot! weardulo.com
The Early Days Podcast S2E10 - Jeremy Scharlack
May 3 • 26 min
How a YouTube Channel Evolves into a Business On the show today we have Jeremy Scharlack, founder of Mockup3D.com - an online 3D design tool. Jeremy is an experienced designer, former ad executive, and creative director. His latest venture - Mockup3D.com…
Slog 04 - Monthly Giveaway April
May 1 • 3 min
Please, subscribe, share and rate the podcast! It help us in spreading the word about our journey โค๏ธ Or visit our website at weardulo.com for THE dress shirt for entrepreneurs ๐Ÿ‘” Thank you for listening! โค๏ธ
SLOG 03 - Kingsday in ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑ
Apr 27 • 4 min
Wrapping up the week at DULO HQ with a return to vlogging, more podcasting and our first Founder’s newsletter. Like, share, subscribe if you enjoy this segment ๐Ÿ™‚ More - weardulo.com
The Early Days Podcast S2E9 - Joseph Pack
Apr 26 • 25 min
Mental Health and Remote Work Welcome to The Early Days Podcast - a show about the hustle, the excitement, and doubts, the successes, and failures, the ups and downs of building a business from scratch. My name is Marin and with my co-founder Julian, we…
SLOG 02
Apr 25 • 5 min
New homepage. Student project update and plans for content in the next couple of days.
Julian Ridin’ Solo
Apr 24 • 3 min
Maybe SLOG 01
The Early Days Podcast S2E8 - Oliver Anwar
Apr 20 • 31 min
Side-Hustles and Profits at University Welcome to The Early Days Podcast - a show about the hustle, the excitement, and doubts, the successes, and failures, the ups and downs of building a business from scratch. My name is Marin Gerov and with my…
The Early Days Podcast S2E7 - Nhat Vuong
Apr 12 • 38 min
One Man’s Goal to Bring Clean Water to Lebanon Welcome to The Early Days Podcast - a show about the hustle, the excitement, and doubts, the successes, and failures, the ups and downs of building a business from scratch. My name is Marin Gerov and with my…
The Early Days Podcast S2E6 - Robin Vander Heyden
Apr 5 • 27 min
How to Build a $50K/Month Agency Business Welcome to The Early Days Podcast - a show about the hustle, the excitement, and doubts, the successes, and failures, the ups and downs of building a business from scratch. My name is Marin Gerov and with my…
The Early Days Podcast S2E5 - Ryan Heybourn
Mar 29 • 23 min
The Power of Community When Launching A New Business Welcome to The Early Days Podcastโ€Š—โ€Ša show about the hustle, the excitement, and doubts, the successes, and failures, the ups and downs of building a business from scratch. My name is Marin Gerov and…
The Early Days Podcast S2E4 — Mike McGrail
Mar 22 • 35 min
How to Start a Modern Marketing Agency and Grow Organically Welcome to The Early Days Podcastโ€Š—โ€Ša show about the hustle, the excitement, and doubts, the successes, and failures, the ups and downs of building a business from scratch. My name is Marin Gerov…
The Early Days Podcast S2E3 - Tracy Osborn
Mar 15 • 52 min
Welcome to The Early Days Podcastโ€Š—โ€Ša show about the hustle, the excitement, and doubts, the successes, and failures, the ups and downs of building a business from scratch. My name is Marin Gerov and with my co-founder Julian Samarjiev, we interview…
The Early Days Podcast S2E2 - Armin Ghojehvand
Mar 9 • 28 min
Welcome to The Early Days Podcast - a show about the hustle, the excitement, and doubts, the successes, and failures, the ups and downs of building a business from scratch. My name is Marin Gerov and with my co-founder Julian Samarjiev, we interview…
The Early Days Podcast S2E1 - Konstantinos Synodinos
Mar 2 • 34 min
Welcome to The Early Days Podcast - a show about the hustle, the excitement, and doubts, the successes, and failures, the ups and downs of building a business from scratch. My name is Marin Gerov and with my co-founder Julian Samarjiev, we interview…
Origins #44 — DIY Product Photography
Jan 23 • 5 min
On this episode we go behind the scenes of how we instrumented our very own DIY product photoshoot. Have a look at it live here: https://weardulo.com
Origins #43 — Sticking to who you are
Jan 18 • 4 min
On this episode we share some thoughts and reflections on our content strategy and general approach to running the business. Check out what we are doing: https://weardulo.com
Origins #42 — Taking time off in December
Jan 5 • 4 min
On this episode we talk about the importance of taking time off to recharge and refocus. At DULO we are redefining the dress shirt, making it a hassle-free experience. Learn more on https://weardulo.com
Origins #26 — Practicality
Dec 7, 2017 • 4 min
On this episode from July 25th 2017 we build our first Shopify website. This is what we do: https://weardulo.com
Origins #25 — Commitment to quality
Nov 30, 2017 • 4 min
On this episode of the show we go back to mid-July when we decided to double down on quality also when it comes to the content we were producing. This is what we do: https://weardulo.com
Origins #24 — BrandCraft
Nov 23, 2017 • 3 min
On this episode of the Audio Experience we go back to July and refocus on building the brand. This is what we do: https://weardulo.com
Origins #23 — Planning our first collection
Nov 16, 2017 • 5 min
July 4, 2017. On this episode we take a look back at the planning process behind our first Origins collection. You’ll hear how we selected our colors and the few steps needed to close and prepare for the launch. This is what we do: https://weardulo.com…
TDS 20 — DevLifts
Nov 11, 2017 • 52 min
On this episode of the show we talk with JC Hiatt and Thad Daniels from DevLifts - a community that helps developers to cultivate a healthy lifestyle. We cover many topics around health and training, the guys share some tips for improving your posture, we…
Origins #22 — The DULO Show
Nov 10, 2017 • 4 min
On this episode of the show e go back to June 27th, 2017 - the time we started The DULO Show. Podcasting has been a great networking tactic and here Julian shares some of our thoughts about it. Here’s what we do: https://weardulo.com
Origins #21 - New vlog gear & first original segment
Nov 2, 2017 • 2 min
Jun 20, 2017. On this episode we reflect on some feedback we’ve received from our audience about branding shortcomings. Also, we came up with our first “original” segment! Check out what we do: https://weardulo.com
TDS 19 - Lynne Tye, Key Values
Oct 28, 2017 • 45 min
We have a chat with Lynne Tye, founder of Key Values (keyvalues.com). Key Values is a platform that helps match people with engineering teams that share their values. We went over building a product and company from scratch, processes, bootstrapping, and…
Origins #20 — On a Call with Our Supplier
Oct 26, 2017 • 2 min
On this episode we reflect on a phone call we had with our manufacturing partner, just weeks away from finalising our first production order. Follow our work: https://weardulo.com
Origins #19 — Good Ideas and Opportunities
Oct 18, 2017 • 3 min
On this episode Marin shares his experience after a trip to Bulgaria in mid-May. Several meetings with friends and former colleagues resulted in a lot of inspiration and new perspective for DULO. What we do https://weardulo.com
Origins #18 — Setting Up Shop
Oct 12, 2017 • 3 min
On this episode of the Origins Audio XP we go back a couple of months to share some considerations about setting up an ecommerce platform, online ads and fulfillment. Follow what we do: https://weardulo.com
TDS 18 - Chris Rasker, KANE
Oct 7, 2017 • 49 min
On this episode of The DULO Show we met with KANEโ€Š—โ€Šan Amsterdam based watch company. We sat down with the founder, Chris Rasker, who for the past two years has dedicated his time on building a sustainable business in a market that many may see as…
Origins #17 — Initial Product Feedback
Oct 5, 2017 • 3 min
On this episode, we share the initial reactions from our first batch of samples. We started by making 25 samples that we gave to testers (close friends and family members) to start our product development cycle. Follow our story on https://weardulo
TDS 17 - Peter Larsson, The FLAWD podcast
Sep 30, 2017 • 24 min
In this episode we talk to Peter Larsson host of The FLAWD (Focused Lifestyle and Winning Disciplines) Podcast, where he talks about optimising performance and lifestyle. He is also a coach in productivity/mobility/running and CrossFit. We cover…
Origins #16 — Julian Back Home
Sep 28, 2017 • 2 min
On this episode we go back to the time when the very first sample shirts arrived. Follow our story on https://weardulo.com.
TDS 16 - Richard Taylor, Harrison Blake Apparel
Sep 22, 2017 • 31 min
On this episode we talk with Richard Taylor from Harrison Blake Apparel. We cover Richard’s entrepreneurial journey, his passion for writing and we go deep on what it takes to make a podcast. A lot of specifics and practical advice for everyone who is…
TDS 15 - Papa Joe Aviance
Sep 17, 2017 • 52 min
In this episode we sit down with Papa Joe Aviance to talk about losing 250 pounds by walking, recording a top 10 record hit, as well as building a brand around a wide array of personal passions, ranging from fitness to music. We also chat about how he…
Origins #15 — Soft Launch Feedback
Sep 14, 2017 • 3 min
On this episode we share what the initial perception of our soft launch was like. Follow our story on https://weardulo.com.
James Lee, Columbia West College || The DULO Show Ep. 14
Sep 8, 2017 • 70 min
On this episode of the show we meet James Lee who is the co-owner and marketing chief at Columbia West Collegeโ€‹. We talked about the origins of the school, an incredible journey that started in Korea and ended in Los Angeles. Moreover, we cover how CWC is…
Origins #14 — Soft Launch
Sep 7, 2017 • 4 min
On this episode, we share our first impression as full-time content creators. We go over the decision to start executing and share with the world about our project. If you want to hear more of our story, check out https://weardulo.com and subscribe for…
Nathan Kontny, Highrise: Chemistry, Software Development and CRM || THE DULO SHOW Ep. 13
Sep 2, 2017 • 58 min
In this episode we sit down with Nathan Kontny, CEO of Highrise, a spin-off company from Basecamp. Highrise is the sweet spot CRM, when Excel is too little and Salesforce is too much. Nathan talks about how he actually started out as a chemical engineer,…
Origins #13 — Revisiting Patience
Aug 31, 2017 • 3 min
Faced with another delay regarding the production of our first batch of samples, we decided to not hold off anymore and start telling the world about what we are going to do. In the process, impatience was substituted with action as we started to share a…
Dimitar Mihaylov: Building Something Worth Dying For || The DULO Show Ep. 12
Aug 25, 2017 • 36 min
How do you turn a passion project into a lasting, sustainable business? Dimitar Mihaylov, founder of BB-Team, shares his experience on building something worth dying for. On this episode Dimitar shares how he is running a business dedicated to making…
Origins #12 — The Patience Game
Aug 23, 2017 • 3 min
On this episode we share some thoughts on being patient and how we dealt with a little delay along the way. There is no point in waiting and be frustrated when something doesn’t play out as you expected. Instead, regroup and keep executing. Moving…
ROWLAN: Advice for artists and entrepreneurs from a born hustler || The DULO SHOW Ep. 11
Aug 19, 2017 • 17 min
What does it take to be a successful hip-hop artist? 6 years of hustle before you are ready for the grand stage! On this episode we had the pleasure of talking to Rowlan, a rising hip-hop star! In a very short and sweet conversation we dig into his…
Origins #11 — Trip Retrospective
Aug 16, 2017 • 2 min
On this episode we do a debrief on the accomplishments of the trip to meet the samples. Hear some thoughts about how we were thinking about the progress and process up to that point. — We want to remove the hassle involved in looking sharp. Starting with…
Double F Clothing || THE DULO SHOW Ep. 10
Aug 12, 2017 • 39 min
In this episode, we sit down (us in chairs, he in his car ;) with Cisco, founder of Double F Clothing. Number 10 is a milestone of an episode, entering double digits and also the first guest we’ve had who is from our own industry. We talked about where…
Origins #10 — Meet The Samples
Aug 9, 2017 • 2 min
On this episode we meet the very first samples…and they were yellow! Listen for the details and how and why we ended up with yellow samples in the first place. The full post you can find here:…
ITALIAN FOOTBALL TV || THE DULO SHOW EP. 9
Aug 7, 2017 • 37 min
On this episode of the show we had Italian Football TV and we talked about their experience building the brand and their online presence - consistency and persistence being prominent variables in their approach. Listen to how our guests describe turning…
Origins #9 — BizDev in Bulgaria
Aug 2, 2017 • 2 min
On this episode we go back to Bulgaria for the second time to register the company and take care of some extra administrative tasks. — We want to remove the hassle involved in looking sharp. Starting with a non-iron, wrinkle-resistant, four-way stretch,…
You asked, we answered || THE DULO SHOW EP. 8
Jul 31, 2017 • 10 min
It’s time for some good ol’ fashioned QnA! Earlier this week we asked you to submit questions about our business and we answer a collection of these on this episode of the show. If you enjoy this format, let us know in the comments below. — We want to…
Origins #8 — Second Trip Home
Jul 27, 2017 • 2 min
On this episode we go down memory lane to our second trip to Bulgaria where we met with our manufacturing partner and saw a first prototype for our dress shirts. — We want to remove the hassle involved in looking sharp. Starting with a non-iron,…
DULO Meets HOLLYWOOD || The DULO Show Episode 7
Jul 21, 2017 • 77 min
On this episode of the show we had a very special guest from Hollywood - Kent Speakman (@kentspeakman). Kent is a serial entrepreneur, entertainer and producer who uses the power of technology to bring attention to important social causes. Combining LIVE…
Origins #7 — Thoughts on Marketing Strategy
Jul 19, 2017 • 3 min
Document, don’t create! This is the strategy we have adopted at DULO for our marketing and content creation activities. Inspired by Gary Vaynerchuk, we decided early that this would be the best approach to start putting our product, content and brand out…
Fighting for survival, persistence, and building up coworkers || The DULO Show — Episode 6
Jul 15, 2017 • 68 min
We sat down with Hristo Georgiev, CEO and founder of Centroida - a Bulgarian software development company. Hristo shares his fascinating entrepreneurial journey - from the last few months at university, through the highs and lows of the past year and to…
Origins #6 — Fabric Samples
Jul 13, 2017 • 3 min
On this episode Julian shares the process around the first shirt samples - the preparation of the brand, the fabric and more. — We are building an apparel business and documenting every step of the way. Follow our journey on https://weardulo.com
Evidence-Based Hustle || The DULO Show 05
Jul 8, 2017 • 50 min
In this episode we had the pleasure to sit down with a fellow Bulgarian - Nicola Tomov from Aesthetic by Science. In our chat with Nicola, we cover a wide range of topics around building a company in the fitness space, as well as leveraging current social…
Origins #5 — Branding
Jul 6, 2017 • 4 min
On this episode we share how our brand name was conceived, including the variations we went through and the reasoning behind our final choice. — We are building an apparel business and documenting every step of the way. Learn more about our brand and our…
It’s just marketing, bro || The DULO Show 04
Jul 1, 2017 • 46 min
We are talking to Andrew Maff, head of marketing for Scubana ERP and more. Andrew lives and breathes marketing - truly his passion and he sure drops some #knowledge bombs about the industry. — We are building an apparel business and documenting every step…
Origins #4 - Some Learnings
Jun 29, 2017 • 4 min
On this episode of the Origins Audio XP we share some thoughts on starting a business. — At DULO we are building an apparel business and documenting every step of the way. Follow our story on https://weardulo.com
Building an audience, delivering value || The DULO Show 3
Jun 24, 2017 • 35 min
We sit down with Mitch Fraker (@mitchfraker) - a great guy who builds a career as a personal trainer as well as a marketing consultant. We met Mitch on Instagram, hit it off quickly and decided to have a call and talk about his vision and ideas for his…
Origins #3 - Trip Back Home
Jun 22, 2017 • 8 min
On this episode we take a trip down memory lane to revisit our first scouting mission to Bulgaria. Back then we knew almost nothing about the industry and were looking to fill in the gaps and potentially, find a supplier to work with.
From $500 to a several million dollar business || The DULO Show 02
Jun 17, 2017 • 21 min
On this episode we met with Johnny Bunn of Redeemed Productions (redeemedproductions.com) who built a wedding photography business from $500 to several million dollar business. We connected with Johnny on Instagram, because we found a common interest in…
Origins#2 - Planning the Trip
Jun 15, 2017 • 5 min
On this episode we are planning a trip to meet with potential sourcing and manufacturing partners. — This is the Origins Audio Experience, produced by DULO. We are building an apparel business, documenting every step of the way. Visit weardulo.com to…
How do you optimise your energy? || The DULO Show 001
Jun 11, 2017 • 9 min
How do you optimise for energy? When you are building a business you need a lot of energy reserves to deal with all the issues and work that is part of the process. It is not always smooth or easy, so you need a good amount of energy. In this conversation…
Origins 001
Jun 8, 2017 • 5 min
This is the first episode of our “Origins” podcast - an audio documentary about building an apparel business. On this episode, Julian gives a very quick introduction into our worlds - the people, the product, the idea of DULO.
The one we talk about ourselves | DULO PODCAST 000
Apr 16, 2017 • 47 min
In this very first episode of our podcast we talk about ourselves. A friend was visiting us and we took the opportunity to introduce who we are and what we do. *** We are documenting the journey of building DULO. Make sure you don’t miss out on the next…