Season 1,

#4: Build A Subscription Based Business W/ Victor Ekpo Bassey

October 24, 2016

Today I am excited to welcome Victor Ekpo Bassey on The Iveoma Show. We talked about 2 of his most popular subscription-based businesses, Power Ideas and The Highly Paid Experts Network.

Power Ideas is an audio series that focuses on personal and business development. The Highly Paid Experts Network is a leadership development community for entrepreneurs that want to become highly paid experts by leveraging their personal brands.  Building a subscription based business is a lot of work, so I talked to Victor about that process and how a newbie could do the same thing.

 

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Iveoma.com is a place that tells in-depth and honest accounts of business start-ups in Nigeria. My shows will be inspirational, positive, and above all else educational, as I seek to empower African Diaspora professionals who plan to start their own businesses in Nigeria with hands-on tips and advice from those who have become successful already. Come hang out with me as I learn from business owners who identified REAL problems and offered REAL solutions to Nigerians.

TOPICS DISCUSSED IN THIS EPISODE:

  • Victor’s entrepreneurial journey (3:32)
  • Steps that Victor took after he ran his butcher business into the ground (7:00)
  • Selling a personal story/brand vs selling a just product (9:01)
  • Why a subscription or membership based business model is the future (11:30)
  • The importance of building an authentic personal brand and fan base (13:09)
  • Victor’s time management tips (28:00)
  • How Victor is working towards his personal goal of 200 rest days a year (30:52)
  • Victor’s dream for Nigerian students from impoverished backgrounds (50:00)

VICTOR EKPO BASSEY SAID:

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Twitter: @mrvictorbassey

Facebook: @mrvictorbassey

Facebook: The Highly Paid Experts Network

LinkedIn: Victor Ekpo Bassey

VICTOR EKPO BASSEY SAID:

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VICTOR EKPO BASSEY SAID:

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CONNECT WITH IVEOMA:

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Facebook: Iveoma

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MORE VICTOR EKPO BASSEY:

If you want to hear more Victor Ekpo Bassey check out the podcast below.  I enjoyed the interview that Fumnanya Bernard, the creator behind The Limit Breaker Show, had with Victor Ekpo Bassey and I think you will too. The interview starts at the 3:00 minute mark.

Got any questions? Comments? Insights? I’m all ears! Let’s chat down below.

12 comments

  1. Okay! That was brilliant. Totally loved it. It felf natural, though at some point I thought you laughed alot- but hey, you were having fun.

    I particularly liked that Victor referenced ‘failure’ as ‘feedback’. That was a great perspective.

    All in all, it was a great podcast. Well done you.

    1. Ivy says:

      Hello Gilead,

      Thank you for your comment! Yes, omgosh I laughed too much LOL. I realized that as I was listening back to the audio. I laughed too much, moved around too much, and used a bad audio source (that tiny hole on my Macbook) I think I am going to have create a blog post & podcast that will be released on Fridays after an interview on what I learned from either doing that interview/or from that interviewee. Anyway. Thank you so much for your comment.
      *I loved what he said about feedback too*
      Have a great day,

  2. Great stuff there Ivy.
    Great voice as well.
    Did I say you were very clear? Yes you were.
    Great way to start your podcast show as well.
    I guess Victor infected you with laughter.
    Have fun

    1. Ivy says:

      Hello Toluse,

      Thank you so much for being so nice! LOL, Victor did infect me with laughter. 🙂 Have a great day!

  3. Dayo Samuel says:

    Lovely! Good start is better than perfect Procrastination. Love this! Love this!

    Nigeria Podcast Network is proud of you, Ivy 🙂

    1. Ivy says:

      Omgosh! I did see this. Thank you Dayo 🙂

  4. Judith says:

    Excellent interview! And I absolutely love your blog; your personality shines through all of your content. Keep up the great work!

    1. Ivy says:

      Thank you so much Judith! I appreciate your comment.

  5. This was my first time discovering your podcast from the Nigerian Podcast Network. I enjoyed your podcast.

    I am not used to listening to podcast over 15 minutes but I listened for 54 minutes.. You kept me engaged till the end.

    Great Job Ivy?????

    1. Ivy says:

      Hello Dr.Enwongo Ettang,

      Thank you so much for listening. Your words mean alot.

      Yes my podcasts are really long. LOL I think I am going to offer the long one and a shorter one max 30mins LOL.

  6. Reward says:

    this truly a brilliant. blog

    1. Iveoma says:

      Thank you for your kind words. 🙂

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