Stephen Semple

Stephen Semple is a marketing consultant, story collector, and storyteller. Each week he publishes another podcast teaching business owners the not so secret techniques that took famous businesses from mom and pop to major brands. To hire Stephen as a marketing consultant visit BusinessGrowthGuys.com To book Stephen as a speaker at your next event or have him appear on your podcast visit StephenSemple.com Don't miss out on the next great episode by entering your email below.

Stephen Semple

#015: An interview with a small business that applied the Wrigley formula from episode 4

Meet Rick Showers.  He does not sell gum.  He sells used RVs and he applied the lessons from Wrigley’s and is growing like crazy.  New sales record after new sales record.  Learn what he is doing to grow and the lessons he has learned along the way. David Young: Welcome to the Empire Builders podcast, …

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Sony Walkman

#013: Get rid of all the bells and whistles. The Birth of the Sony Walkman

The staff, the critics, and retailers all said it would fail.  It lacked all the things people wanted but gave them one thing they had not thought about.  And a star is born. David Young: Welcome to the Empire Builders podcast, teaching business owners the not-so-secret techniques that took famous businesses from mom and pop …

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Canada goose

#012: How to marry brick and mortar with online retailing. The Canada Goose way.

Canada Goose is the second fastest growing luxury brand in the world.  They have created an amazing store experience that at the same time makes it easier to manage the store and reduces inventory costs.  And it is easy to do. David Young: Welcome to the Empire Builders podcast, teaching business owners the not so …

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#011: Retailers Beware!

This is a departure.  In this episode Stephen Semple shares trends that he is seeing that is being embraced by retailers.  Trends that are dangerously wrong.  David Young: Welcome to the Empire Builders Podcast, teaching business owners the not-so-secret techniques that took famous businesses from Mom and Pop to major brands. Stephen Semple is a …

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