Smarter Destiny Podcast

Smarter Destiny Podcast
We’re on a mission. We’re going to find and uncover the smartest, most successful entrepreneurs on the planet. Explore their highs, their lows and how they ultimately mastered the game. I’m Martyn Cook and I’m excited to welcome you to the Smarter Destiny Podcast. I’m grateful for you and your time, now let’s level up together.

#76 - Daxy Perez - How to grow your podcast
Jul 3 • 61 min
Daxy Perez is a marketing expert and a legend when it comes to making a successful podcast. He is the podcaster and founder of Podcast Success Secrets and the cofounder of Legacy Podcasting. Daxy is behind the success of many 6 to 9 figures entrepreneur…
#75 - Ryan Carter - The power of biohacking
Jun 30 • 61 min
Ryan Carter is a nutritionist, and the founder and CEO behind Live Vitae, an online health care nutrition and biohacking brand. Ryan helps his clients achieve more and unlock a better life through functional medicine and biohacking. Today he shares his…
#74 - Chris Belote - The local SEO king
Jun 28 • 63 min
Chris Belote is a digital marketer and the founder of , which specialises in helping home service companies get new customers with digital marketing. Some of his most notable achievements include taking businesses from 600…
#73 - Ryan Mulvihill - The secrets to email marketing
Jun 21 • 50 min
Ryan Mulvihill is an email marketing expert and the founder of Email Allstars, a Gold Partner of Klaviyo that helps businesses increase their sales with carefully executed strategies, thanks to email marketing and automation. In this episode Ryan shares…
#72 - Paul Franzreb - Creating massive growth fast
Jun 18 • 58 min
Paul Franzreb is a German entrepreneur and the CEO at Paul Valentine, the online jewelry and accessory business he co-founded with his sister. The company grew incredible fast in just its first year, thanks to its amazing digital marketing strategy. Paul…
#71 - Vidya Ravi - The key to relationship marketing
Jun 14 • 61 min
Vidya Ravi is a digital marketing specialist, funner builder and Facebook Ads expert. Over the past years, Vidya has worked in multiple successful online business launches, and amongst her current clients there are two comma club winners, coaches and…
#70 - Tyler Sullivan - Focus on customer experience
Jun 11 • 65 min
Tyler Sullivan is the Founder of BombTech Golf, an ecommerce store with over $17 million sold online since 2012. While building BombTech Tyler decided to focus on email marketing, since he was faced with the challenge of not having more cash to invest in…
#69 - Maxwell Finn - The ultimate digital marketer
Jun 7 • 101 min
Maxwell Finn is a serial entrepreneur who has turned his passion for entrepreneurialism, Facebook marketing and ecommerce into a successful career as a digital marketer. He has trained thousands of entrepreneurs on how to be better at running traffic and…
#68 - How To Travel First Class For Free
Jun 2 • 17 min
Tired of traveling in economy class? Is there no room for your legs? Endless queues? Sick of beeing the last on and out of the plain? Never again! Start flying as you deserve!
#67 - Nemanja Mirkovic - Best Tips to Improve SEO
Jun 1 • 52 min
Nemanja Mirkovic is an entrepreneur, digital marketer and SEO specialist from Serbia. He is the Co-Founder of, a site whose mission is to help the world to sleep better at night and that has 1.5 million visits per month. In this episode…
#66 - Kris Ward - Reclaim Your Life
May 31 • 32 min
Kris Ward is one of the leading authorities on productivity and building your business. She is the author of Win the Hour, Win the Day, the best-selling book that helps entrepreneurs grow their business without sacrificing their personal life. While most…
#65 - The powerful checkout hack to get more sales
May 27 • 4 min
Some minor suggestions for your webpage that will have a HUGE impact on yout sales.
#64 - Felix Brooks-Church - Feeding One Hundred Million People
May 25 • 48 min
Felix Brooks-church is the Co-Founder and CEO of Sanku, a nonprofit organization that equips small-scale maize millers to improve their flour with key nutrients, at a very low cost. They are fighting the malnutrition problem in the world, and doing a…
#63 - Anik Singal - How to make money online
May 23 • 72 min
Anik Singal is a digital marketing expert, best-selling author and Founder and CEO of Lurn, Inc. the learning academy teaching entrepreneurs around the world the secret to financial freedom. Anik is also incredibly passionate about his philanthropy work.…
#62 - How To Write a Book Even if you hate writing (as much as I do!)
May 20 • 18 min
The tricks and hacks on writing a book even if you hate writing as much as I go. In this episode I’ll tell you about my own experience and everything you need to know to write your own book.
#61 - Phillippe Roireau - How to make everything possible
May 17 • 60 min
Philippe Roireau is the Head of Partnerships and Business Development at Gorgias, an amazing customer service Shopify app. He was previously Co-Founder at Dealeaz, an ecommerce-focused retailer that generated 20 million in revenue in its first 24 months.…
#60 - Kevin Pasco - Living the life you want
May 15 • 72 min
Kevin Pasco is a young entrepreneur, well-known for his ability for running a successful business without sacrificing his lifestyle as a world traveler. Kevin has already run an 8-figure business, which he exited recently. In addition he has shared that…
#59 - How to launch a podcast
May 12 • 11 min
If you are thinking about launching your own podcast listen to this episode and find out: What do you need How does it work How much does it cost Why are you not doing it already?
#58 - Dr. Travis Zigler - It’s not about the sales, it’s about the relationships
May 11 • 87 min
Dr. Travis Zigler is an optometrist turned entrepreneur, and a true rockstar when it comes to Amazon, charity and helping others. Travis is the owner of the online business Eye Love, and the creator of Amazon PPC Pros, an agency that coaches others to…
#57 - Depesh Mandalia (Live) - Pivoting your business during the pandemic
May 9 • 90 min
Welcome to the first-ever live version of the Smarter Destiny Podcast. I’m joined by Depesh Mandalia, an experienced internet marketing entrepreneur who recently overcame the deadly coronavirus. Today we discuss the current business situation amid the…
#56 - 2 Hacks to Increase your Conversion rate AND AOV at the same time
May 8 • 11 min
Where do you drive your traffic when you have a Shopify store? How can you boost your Average Order Value?
#55 - Stephen Esketzis - How To Build A World-Class Conference For Marketers
May 4 • 53 min
Steven Esketzis is an entrepreneur, digital marketer and sales funnel architect. He is the founder of multiple digital marketing companies, including the events company Digital Marketers Australia and the agency Media Property Collective. Obsessed with…
#54 - Ryan Daniel Moran - Profit With Happiness
May 1 • 81 min
Ryan Daniel Moran is an entrepreneur, digital marketer, investor, speaker and best-selling author. He is the Founder and CEO of and the host of The One Percent podcast, where he shares his thoughts on wealth, personal responsibility, and…
#53 - Revealing Your Customers Inner Desires
Apr 29 • 7 min
Secrets and tactics to better understanding your customers buying habits
#52 - Mike Sweigart - Doing Linkedin right
Apr 26 • 85 min
Mike Sweigart is the ultimate brand messaging consultant, a best-selling author and speaker. He helps businesses connect with their target market and generate massive revenue through social media and email campaigns. Mike is also a LinkedIn expert, and…
Apr 20 • 4 min
A new season of your favorite show is coming. New interviews with awesome guests! More podcasts weekly! Brand new Rapid Fire Q&A! And many surprises! Starting April 24th.
#51 - Akbar Sheikh - The method for magnetic messaging
Apr 12 • 63 min
Akbar Sheikh is an entrepreneur, international best-selling author, speaker and philanthropist. He comes from a family of businessmen and after years of struggling he finally found massive success thanks to going into online marketing. Now Akbar runs his…
#50 - Shash Singh - YouTube Ads: The formula that works
Apr 5 • 68 min
Shash Singh is the Co-Founder and CEO of Linx Digital, a company that specializes in helping both infoproducts and ecommerce brand owners improve their sales and profits through YouTube and Facebook Advertising. Shash has really cracked the code and…
#49 - Chandler Welling - The Marketing Genius
Mar 29 • 81 min
Chandler Welling is a content creator and entrepreneur, founder of Welling Media, a social management and marketing agency that works with massive brands to help drive revenue through social media. The company has grown 450% every year for the last three…
#48 - Joshua Chin - The evolution of email marketing
Mar 22 • 64 min
Joshua Chin is a speaker and Singapore-based entrepreneur who runs Chronos Agency, a data-driven email marketing agency specifically tailored towards scaling direct-to-consumer brands. Find out how to know your customers better and all the secrets to a…
#47 - Ben Weir - Partnering with influencers to create a brand
Mar 15 • 66 min
Ben Weir is a Canadian serial entrepreneur who has been selling and pitching for many years. Ben specializes in working with influencers and communities to create high-quality consumer goods and bring them to market. After co-founding BluMaan, now a…
#46 - Steve Tan - Determined not to fail
Mar 8 • 73 min
Born and raised in Singapore, Steve Tan is a serial entrepreneur, renowned dropshipper and full-stack digital marketer. Steve has founded several startups since first entering the eCommerce world, and with over 14 years of experience in the ecommerce…
#45 - Oliver Kenyon - From Qualified Chef to Successful Entrepreneur
Feb 29 • 63 min
Oliver Kenyon is an UK fully qualified chef turned entrepreneur, who has managed to establish and scale several online companies. After selling his first business in a seven-figure deal, Oliver co-founded Landing Page Guy, a design and development company…
#44 - Andy Cantu - How to travel the world for free
Feb 22 • 76 min
Andy Cantou is an entrepreneur, IT expert and race car driver who has developed a method for traveling the world first class for free. He has given seminars aimed at taking people’s travels, incomes, and lives to the next level. Now Andy is devoted to…
#43 - Chase Harmer - Solving major issues with online payments
Feb 16 • 69 min
Chase Harmer is a successful entrepreneur, with over 20 years of experience building businesses, leading companies and creating amazing products. He’s the CEO of PayCertify, a payments company processing billions of dollars in transactions annually,…
#42 - Todor Minev - The secrets to Amazon
Feb 8 • 73 min
Todor Minev is a successful Amazon business development expert. Todor grew up in communist Bulgaria and from a very young age found that he wanted to be an entrepreneur. He has exited multiple lucrative businesses, including Amazon businesses, gold mining…
#41 - Cody Loughlin - Making a million dollars is easy
Feb 1 • 76 min
Cody Loughlin is an entrepreneur with a background in internet marketing, management, finance and training. The serial business owner spent the last 20 years learning the secrets to how money really works and how to use it to achieve financial freedom.…
#40 - Jason Harward - The One Million Dollars in One Day Challenge - The results!
Jan 25 • 61 min
Online marketing expert Jason Harward joins us one more time to talk about his one million dollars in one day Black Friday challenge. Find out if he made it on this episode of Smarter Destiny. Shownotes 0:40 The one million dollars in one day challenge…
#39 - Pejman ‘PJ’ Ghadimi - Art, watches and cars - the smart way to invest your money.
Jan 18 • 48 min
Pejman Ghadimi is a self-made entrepreneur, philosopher and the author of the best selling books Third Circle Theory & RADIUS. Over the last 20 years, Pejman has built a multitude of businesses ranging from a one-of-a-kind investment firm that focuses on…
#38 - Bernt Ullmann - The secret to creating an amazing brand
Jan 11 • 59 min
Celebrity branding and licencing expert Bernt Ullmann shares with us his personal journey and his unique perspective on branding. Known as the “The 6 Billion Dollar Man” and “The Man Behind the Brands,” Mr. Ullmann has contributed to the launches of…
#37 - Cameron Herold - How to grow your company to $100 Million and beyond!
Jan 4 • 74 min
Cameron Herold is a top business consultant, best-selling author, and speaker. He’s the mastermind behind hundreds of companies’ exponential growth and he’s touched thousands of businesses indirectly through his work. At age 21, he had 14 employees. By…
#36 - Chris Erthel - The Facebook Ads whisperer
Dec 28, 2019 • 80 min
Chris Erthel is an entrepreneur and Facebook ads expert, passionate about personal growth, teaching, travel, spirituality and meditation. He is the Co-Founder and CMO of the very successful digital fashion brand Meller, whose campaigns now bring in over…
#35 - Kelly Vaughn - How to grow when doing e-commerce at Shopify
Dec 21, 2019 • 67 min
Kelly Vaughn is a twitter-famous developer, and Founder of The Taproom. Although she started coding at a very young age, Kelly went to college for something totally different: psychology and public health. With her agency she helps Shopify owners achieve…
#34 - Ben Parr - You don’t just get attention on and off, you build it over time
Dec 15, 2019 • 81 min
Ben Parr is an American journalist, author and entrepreneur, who was named to the Forbes 30 Under 30 in 2012. As the former Co-Editor of Mashable, he had the opportunity to really get into the entrepreneurial world. He is the author of Captivology, a book…
#33 - Jason Akatiff - Work harder on yourself than on your business
Dec 7, 2019 • 102 min
Jason Akatiff is an investor, entrepreneur and business advisor focusing on online marketing, advertising and education. He’s the CEO and Founder at Jamiak Inc., building high quality consumer product brands and distributing through retail, Amazon and…
#32 - Depesh Mandalia - The problem with Facebook advertising
Nov 30, 2019 • 76 min
Depesh Mandalia is an experienced internet marketing entrepreneur and international speaker. Founder and CEO of SM Commerce, a digital marketing agency specialising in Facebook, he’s on a mission to help entrepreneurs and marketers achieve their goals by…
#31 - Nick Shackelford - From soccer player to ecommerce legend
Nov 24, 2019 • 85 min
Nick Shackelford is a former LA Galaxy player and the man behind many popular brands, such as PepsiCo and Apple. Now focusing on everything related to paid media and performance within ecommerce and as the Co-Founder of Structured Social, he has been…
#30 - Jason Harward - The One Million Dollars in One Day Challenge
Nov 16, 2019 • 81 min
Entrepreneur and investor Jason Harward shares his progress from high-school dropout and dumpster diver to multimillionaire, race car driver and social media mentor. Find out the full story on how he went from selling home-made stickers to owning several…
#29 - Robert Drake - The art of storytelling
Nov 9, 2019 • 88 min
Robert Drake is an unexpected story teller who is extremely good at making compelling videos that get watches. He has worked with clients such as Visa, Microsoft and Sprite, capturing on film the true spirit of each brand. Show notes Robert Drake 00:00 -…
#28 - Kurt Elster - The secrets to Shopify (and succesful podcasting)
Nov 3, 2019 • 74 min
You may know Kurt Elster from The Unofficial Shopify Podcast, one of the most popular podcasts on the planet, with over one million downloads. What you may not know is that Kurt is a consultant for ecommerce businesses with some great clients, and today…
#27 - Dan Bowyer - The ex-pop icon business consultant
Oct 27, 2019 • 69 min
Dan Bowyer is a tech entrepreneur, operator and investor with 20 years’ experience building businesses. Now, as the Co-Founder of SuperSeed, he invests in tech startups and helps them get out of startup mode using scalable, repeatable and profitable sales…
#26 - Gretta van Riel - Turning audiences into brands and trends into markets
Oct 20, 2019 • 77 min
Gretta van Riel is one of Australia’s top young serial entrepreneurs and influencers, with a massive Instagram following and her own ecommerce course.. Having 5 multi-million dollar startups under her belt, she truly knows how to turn audiences into…
#25 - Ashwin Sokke - From local store to global success
Oct 13, 2019 • 62 min
Indian entrepreneur Ashwin Sokke is the Co-Founder of Fit & Glow and its beauty and personal care brand WOW Skin Science, which is one of the fastest-growing ecommerce stores in the world. With his focus on holistic wellness and personal care products,…
#24 - Ben Angel - The #1 biohacker
Oct 5, 2019 • 77 min
Ben Angel is an international best-selling author, professional speaker and personal branding marketing specialist. Ben has always been interested in health and personal growth, which lead him to solve a problem that is not very often talked about. Now…
#23 - Eric Toz - (Just) Do the hard thing
Sep 29, 2019 • 70 min
Eric Toz is a tech entrepreneur and the Founder of ShineOn. Eric decided to get himself purposely fired from his first job in order to start his own company, which led him to master ecommerce and digital marketing. Now as the President of ShineOn, an…
#22 - Meaghan & AJ Yager - Turning data into growth
Sep 22, 2019 • 99 min
Meaghan and AJ Connell are business and life partners. Together they co-founded Praxis Metrics, a company committed to helping businesses grow by making better decisions from their data. The power couple shares with us how they scaled their business and…
#21 - Aaron Krall - Converting free trials into paying users
Sep 15, 2019 • 76 min
Aaron Krall is a successful entrepreneur who helps Saas (software as a service) owners attract and keep more customers. As a Free Trial Conversion Specialist, Aaron helps SaaS businesses who offer a free trial get more trials and convert them into paying…
#20 - Mehtab Bhogal - How to build a community and monetize it
Sep 8, 2019 • 67 min
Mehtab Bhogal is a young entrepreneur who has built several engaged communities around his passions and turned them into huge companies with massive preorders. He is the Co-Founder of Karta Ventures, a company that specializes in providing consumer brands…
#19 - Moiz Ali - Quitting the perfect job to become an entrepreneur
Sep 1, 2019 • 73 min
Moiz Ali is a Harvard lawyer turned entrepreneur, investor and speaker. After selling his first business, a flash sales site for spirits called Caskers, Moiz founded Native. The company specializes in creating high-quality natural care products, and it’s…
#18 - James Van Elswyk - Learning from your mistakes
Aug 25, 2019 • 90 min
James Van Elswyk is an entrepreneur and speaker with years of experience in marketing, media buying and growth optimization. As the CEO and Founder of Purple Leads, James helps companies scale up by building teams and optimizing performance. Having…
#17 - Yifat Cohen - Creating visibility for growing a business
Aug 18, 2019 • 79 min
Yifat Cohen is an international speaker, web host, influencer and engagement marketer. Yifa strongly believes that business is about putting relationships first, and in order to be successful you must be visible. Through her program she helps businesses…
#16 - Alexander Fedotoff - Aim higher
Aug 10, 2019 • 82 min
Alexander Fedotoff is a recognized ecommerce leader and Facebook Ads strategist who runs his own brands, consults, teaches and runs large communities on the topic of ecommerce. Alexander is the Founder and CMO at AF Media, an agency focused on helping…
#15 - Roland Frasier - Identifying one-in-a-lifetime opportunities
Aug 4, 2019 • 83 min
Roland Frasier is a serial entrepreneur, business mentor, investor and a lawyer. He’s truly passionate about business and has been advising massive brands on both business and legal-related issues. His specialties include scaling businesses through the…
#14 - Alex Brown - Raising money on crowdfunding
Jul 27, 2019 • 84 min
Alex Brown is an ecommerce entrepreneur, crowdfunder, speaker and active consultant with countless success stories under his belt. After building The Beard Club to $10M in its first year, his passion for startups and helping companies grow led him to…
#13 - Matt Schmitt - Getting that first click on your ads
Jul 21, 2019 • 81 min
Matt Schmitt is a serial entrepreneur, a Shopify store owner and a Facebook and Google ads expert. Matt is the Chief Content Officer at Smar7 Apps (now rebranded as SKUP) and has taught thousands of students how to make money online. Today he joins the…
#12 - Gerald Soh - Accelerating growth through coaching
Jul 14, 2019 • 72 min
Gerald Soh is an author, speaker, internet marketing coach and full-time dad. He helps students generate millions of dollars in online sales, and has mentored more than a thousand from all over the world. Join us today as he shares his journey to becoming…
#11 - Justin Christianson - Improving marketing through testing
Jul 6, 2019 • 70 min
Show notes: Justin Christianson 00:15 - Presentation Justin Christianson and how we met 02:35 - How did you become an entrepreneur? - JC: I was an electrician in my twenties but I got tired of working so hard, that long everyday. So I started selling cell…
#10 - Dan Nikas - Building your own foundations
Jun 30, 2019 • 81 min
Shownotes: 00:30 - Presentation Dan Nikas 00:42 - About the career as a homicide detective. “Traditionally police, when they get into these sort of long work trips, they go to the pub to spend the afternoon. But I turned to fitness instead” 06:15 - The…
#09 - Nate Lind - “Avoid getting cut on the cutting edge” - 2/2
Jun 14, 2019 • 94 min
PART 2 03:00 - Personal development. NL: “Finding coaches or trainings that can help you understand more about why you do what you do” 10:05 - First thirty minutes of your day - NL: Kids and family. Wake up very early. 13:18 - Ideal morning rutine - NL:…
#08 - Nate Lind - “Avoid getting cut on the cutting edge” - 1/2
Jun 14, 2019 • 50 min
“Avoid getting cut on the cutting edge” 00:00 - Introduction 03:35 - How did you start many businesses without any money? - NL: The story about how he started a business with just credit cards. 06:38 - “I found that when I’m in periods of high pressure…
#07 - Jordan Rolband - Consistency is the key
Jun 7, 2019 • 68 min
SHOW NOTES for Jordan Rolband - Consistency is the key 2:05 - How did you get started making money? JR - “I hated it, it was like pulling teeth, but what I learned about was selling antique watches….” 6:05 - Strategies that you’ve learned selling watches?…
#06 - Daniel Snow - It’s all about growing
May 31, 2019 • 56 min
SHOW NOTES for Daniel Snow - It’s all about growing 00:00 - Introduction 01:45 - How did you get started? - DS: I got started on the online marketing space at sophomore year of college. “My entire perception of ‘you got to get a job’ was completely blown…
#05 - Joshua Elizetxe - “Make it a win win win situation”
May 24, 2019 • 63 min
SHOW NOTES for Joshua Elizetxe - Make it a win win win situation 02:00 - Who are you Josh? JE - First steps as a teenager trying to become an entrepreneur. 4:15 - The anecdote about being invited to a party at the Playboy Mansion while he was underage.…
#04 - Dave Loader - Unveiling your purpose through Buddhism
May 14, 2019 • 67 min
Dave Loader joins us one more time to tell us all about his experience learning meditation at a Buddhist temple in Thailand, and how a car accident changed his life for the better. Dave also shares with us the role of meditation in both breaking bad…
#03 - Alex Cunliffe
May 14, 2019 • 63 min
SHOW NOTES for Alex Cunliffe - Inkthreadable 1:50 - Tell the audience what Inkthreadable is - AC explains briefly what his brand is. 3:50 - What do you do and how long have you been doing it? - AC: Amy is my partner in life and business. The beginnings…
#02 - Cheryl Cigan - Make yourself the best ‘who you are’
May 14, 2019 • 70 min
Cheryl Cigan is a computer expert and one of the first sellers on Amazon. With a huge range of skills and passion for learning, her mission is to empower people with the knowledge on how to do things. As the founder of, she teaches entrepreneurs…
#01 - Dave Loader - How lucid dreaming can improve your life
May 14, 2019 • 61 min
Dave Loader is a personal trainer with a strong passion for self-improvement and a firm believer that sleep quality is fundamental for a healthy mind a body. Join us today to find out all about the benefits of sleep and how lucid dreaming can better your…
Smarter Destiny Podcast
Apr 3, 2019 • 0 min
We are on a mission.We are going to find and uncover the smartest, most successful entrepreneurs on the planet. Explore their highs, their lows and how they ultimately mastered the game. I’m Martyn Cook and I’m excited to welcome you to the Smarter…