Josh Elledge How to Grow Your Business through Influence | Ep. 244

Josh Elledge

Josh Elledge is a serial entrepreneur and U.S. Navy Veteran, who is passionate about helping his fellow entrepreneurs to level up their influence. With efficient strategies, they, too, can scale their businesses in the right direction.

“The best, most successful people are not only good at what they do but they are incredible promoters. They are also very thoughtful about taking their work and getting out on the road with it.” – Josh Elledge

The Power of Influence for Businesses

Josh Elledge How to Grow Your Business through Influence | Ep. 244Nowadays, the average consumer sees thousands of brand messages daily. Competitors can be found anywhere online, marketing through various types and pieces of content.

That’s why it is critical for businesses to find ways that will help them level up their perceived authority. As Josh puts it, there’s work to be done in order to stand out.

Up My Influence Online

Many businesses are already online. Unfortunately, there is this so-called Great Divide — a digital barrier that seemingly prevents consumers from connecting and establishing authentic relationships with brands.

“People don’t get to see the real you. That’s a problem that is keeping a lot of us (businesses owners and entrepreneurs) from making a lot of money as we could.” – Josh Elledge

Josh and his team specialize in helping others boost their influence. Hence, the name of their company “Up My Influence”. They were able to generate over $6 million dollars in revenue for by making sure they are very available to audiences.

Where Authority Comes From

Contrary to popular belief, success in business does not come from having a college degree. According to Josh, authority comes from a willingness to teach and to lead.

“If you love people and if you love serving other people, you’re on your way.” – Josh Elledge on what it takes to succeed in business

The good news is that advancements in technology have made it easier to connect with people from anywhere in the world. For any business, influence can multiply the amount of respect it has in the industry. It can also boost sales, audience size, and growth opportunities.

To hear from Josh Elledge, download and listen to the episode. Connect with him through the links below. Remember to let Josh know you heard about him on Stop Riding the Pine!

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Jaime Jay

About Jaime Jay

Meet Jaime Jay – a man who wears many hats, and wears them all admirably. He's a master connector, an entrepreneur extraordinaire, and a published author who knows how to get things done.

Before he found his way to the business world, Jaime served his country as a brave paratrooper in the U.S. Army. But that's just the beginning of his many accomplishments.

He's the founder of the renowned Bottleneck Distant Assistant Services firm, and his book "Quit Repeating Yourself" has become a must-read for entrepreneurs everywhere.

When he's not busy building his empire, you can find him on his beloved Harley Davidson, cruising through the countryside and taking in the invigorating effects of Uitwaaien – a Dutch practice that involves facing the wind to boost health and relieve stress.

He enjoys spending his free time outside building stuff with his wife, Nikita the dog and their two kittens (for now at least) Tommy and Tater.

He is ‘over-the-moon’ happily married to his wonderful wife Sara, his amazing daughter, Jessica, who is serving our country as a United States Army soldier. Jaime and Sara are the proud grand parents of two beautiful little girls.

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