Jan. 31, 2016

05: Breakfast with the Founder of Apple with Hillel Fuld

05: Breakfast with the Founder of Apple with Hillel Fuld

How does an average tech blogger meetup for breakfast with the Co-Founder of Apple, get Gary Vaynerchuk to speak at his event for free (he usually charges $50,000!), make friends with a famous actress (find out who) and get raving reviews from the top tech publications?

Today I had the privilege of picking the brains of Startup Advisor, Serial Entrepreneur and Tech Blogger,  Hillel Fuld.

Hillel is the CMO of Zula, a communication app which helps teams communicate more effectively. He is also a writer for several online publications including Tech Crunch and Business Insider. Hillel is also a Mentor at Google, IBM and Microsoft! And now in his latest venture he has launched Zcast a mobile app for podcasters.


What you will learn:

  • How to build a hugely active following
  • How to build a personal Brand
  • Why creating content is one of the most valuable things you can do
  • How often should you write on your blog
  • The importance of telling stories
  • What should you share on social media platforms
  • Why you need to be the face of your company
  • Why Zcast is the future of podcasting
  • The importance of launching early
  • How to get the most influential people to write about your product
  • Why competitors are a good thing
  • What social platform should you spend most time on
  • How to stand out from the noise on social media


Interesting highlights:

  • Hillel was featured on i24 News
  • Hillel has 55,000 followers on a social platform you wouldn’t expect
  • Hillel tweets 70 times a day
  • Hillel Mentors for Google, IBM and Microsoft
  • Hillel had breakfast with the Founder of Apple Steve Wozniak
  • Hillel and Steve Wozniak had to get into a bomb shelter!
  • Hillel got Gary Vaynerchuk to come speak for FREE
  • Hillel became good friends with Alyssa Milano on Twitter



Hillel’s #1 practical advice:



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