Toys & Tech of the Trade

Learn about the gadgets and software that content creators, entrepreneurs and other talented folks on our radar use along with the “toys” that put a smile on their face.

Toys & Tech of the Trade-Episode 62 | Adam Hurd

Long Island Networker’s Adam Hurd We continue to showcase great communities by kicking off the brand new Long Island Networker’s series of episodes. Technically we started the series unofficially with Coach Danny D, but in this week’s episode, we welcome the founder of Long Island Networkers, Adam Hurd. Adam brings a lot of variety to…

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Toys & Tech of the Trade-Episode 61 | Painted In Blue

The Handcrafted Story Of Painted In Blue w/ Josiesboy In this week’s episode of Toys & Tech Of The Trade, Rich welcomes back Josiesboy. Josiesboy is currently building his brand, Painted In Blue; and shared stories about the brand’s origins and his journey as an artist and offered plenty of actionable advice along the way….

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Toys & Tech of the Trade-Episode 60 | Underdog Showcase: Leah Spasova

In this week’s episode of Toys & Tech Of The Trade, Rich sits down with Leah Spasova, CEO of LIFESEXPERTS and Instructor and course creator at Bin Burnout and Thrive. Leah is a psychologist specializing in sex and relationships, educator, entrepreneur, animal activist, content creator, and more. This conversation covered the usual spectrum of topics…

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Toys & Tech of the Trade-Episode 59 | Networking Is Not A Four Letter Word!

With the specter of COVID-19 in the rearview to an extent, Rich checked out some local networking events organized by the Long Island Networkers. Unlike the usual networking events, these were informative and worth attending because the approach was different from just walking around and exchanging business cards. Rich shares his thoughts on networking and…

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Toys & Tech of the Trade-Episode 58 | Anna Fitzgerald

Toys & Tech of the Trade continues to showcase the talented individuals from within Noah Kagan’s Underdog community, and this week Rich sits down with Anna Fitzgerald. She has had a unique journey when it comes to her career. Anna is a creative life coach, but that is scratching the surface of her unique talents,…

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Toys & Tech of the Trade-Episode 57 | Coach Danny DelVecchio

Massive shoutout to Travis from Pod Decks for putting Coach Danny on our radar! This week Rich sits down with Danny DelVecchio, who has leveraged social media, particularly Instagram, as a vehicle to grow his business. Danny makes leveraging social media as a sales tool easy, and more importantly, his tactics apply to practically any…

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Toys & Tech of the Trade-Episode 56 | Underdog Showcase: John Hill

The Underdog community that came together thanks to Noah Kagan has been a massive source of inspiration for Rich. He wanted to show his appreciation to the group and its members by sharing their stories. We kick off the series with John Hill, aka John Small Mountain. John is an entrepreneur, content creator, author, and…

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Toys & Tech of the Trade-Episode 55 | Podcasting With Pod Vader

Toys & Tech of the Trade closes out a crazy 2021 with podcast industry luminary Jay “Pod Vader” Soderberg. Jay has had a stellar career in podcasting. Jay was the leading producer behind ESPN’s podcast presence. He was also the man behind Blog Talk Radio’s Prime Program, which increased monthly listens on the platform from…

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Toys & Tech of the Trade-Episode 54 | One On One With The Warrior Entrepreneur Zachary Green

Toys & Tech of the Trade welcomes international best-selling author, entrepreneur, US Marine, and Firefighter Zachary Green. Zach shares his entrepreneurial journey and all the hardships he had to overcome along the way. His dedication and warrior mindset led him to be elected to the city council and recognized as Entrepreneur of the Year by…

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Toys & Tech of the Trade-Episode 53 | 2021 Holiday Gift Guide

The 2021 Toys & Tech of the Trade holiday gift guide is here with a variety of great gifts for the entrepreneur, content creator, and podcast in your life but if you need any of these items, then by all means, feel free to gift them for yourself. Everything discussed in this episode has been…

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