291 Brenden Mulligan | From Founding Startups to Problem-Solving For Podcasters

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Brenden Mulligan is an entrepreneur who cut his teeth in the music industry before going on to become co-founder of startups such as Onesheet, Cluster Labs, LaunchKit, Elevate, and PodPage, to name a few. Brenden shares these experiences on today’s episode and speaks to his passion for problem-solving and building products that customers love. Brenden and Harry discuss Brenden’s time at Google, what he has learned from multiple startup exits, and the current trajectory and state of the podcast industry.

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What We Covered:

  • 06:32 – Brenden Mulligan shares his experience in the ‘traditional’ music industry and what inspired him to make a career shift to tech
  • 13:37 – Building the dashboard, Artist Data
  • 20:01 – An entrepreneurial mindset and launching multiple products
  • 24:38 – Life at Google, Frontline Foods and Elevate
  • 29:24 – The origin of PodPage and the most interesting thing Brenden has learned from the podcast industry
  • 38:58 – The importance of SEO (Search Optimization Engine)
  • 46:01 – Value for value
  • 49:10 – Brenden speaks to the results of ramping up his marketing efforts
  • 55:29 – Something Brenden has changed his mind about recently and the most misunderstood thing about him
  • 57:12 – Harry thanks Brenden for joining the show and let’s listeners know where they can connect with him and learn more about PodPage

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LINKS MENTIONED

FullCast Website

Podcast Junkies Junkies Facebook Group

Link to Podfest Expo Virtual Summit

Link to The Podosphere

Link to Podcast Index Social Mastodon

Podcasting 2.0 Podcast

Link to Podcast Index

Brenden’s LinkedIn

Brenden’s Website

Link to Cluster Labs

Link to PodPage

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