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TSC Him & Her Show: Tradesy Founder & CEO, Tracy DiNunzio

Tracy DiNunzio founder ceo him her podcastThis week on THE SKINNY CONFIDENTIAL HIM & HER PODCAST…

( 1:25 ): Welcome back to TSC HIM & HER Show. This week we are joined by Tracy DiNunzio, founder & CEO of Tradesy. Tradesy is the world’s leading peer-to-peer marketplace for women’s fashion. On this episode we dive into starting a business with limited resources,  building mental muscles to deal with failure and rejection, and receiving feedback in the right way.

( 3:15 ): SO excited because last night I’m met up with 75 of you to hang out and watch a movie. YOU ARE SO COOL! Many of you are meeting each other through the secret Facebook group which is awesome. If you want to host a TSC Meet Up in your own city search your city in The Skinny Confidential Secret Facebook group.

HIM & HER TIPS OF THE WEEK

( 11:10 ): HIM TIP: Niche down when starting out. Do not try to start with multiple businesses. Check out The One Thing.

( 14:50 ): HER TIP: Take some time to read. You can learn so much. The Brand Gap & Crushing It! are two books I highly recommend if you’re an entrepreneur or blogger. 

( 20:30 ): Tracy DiNunzio is the founder and CEO of Tradesy. As an artist turned entrepreneur, Tracy started renting out her bedroom on AirBnB. Today Tradesy has 100 team members and over 5 million customers. I’ve had my closet on Tradesy since 2013. Let’s welcome Tracy!

DISCUSSION QUESTIONS WITH TRACY

( 21:45 ): Lauryn asks: “Tell us how you got started.”

( 24:55 ): Lauryn asks: “What’s your advice for someone just starting who has a big idea?”

( 26:15 ): Michael asks: “if you knew everything you knew now would you have started?”

( 27:30 ): Michael asks: “What are the benefits of bootstrapping a business?”

( 28:45 ): Lauryn asks: “Is there a book or resource you recommend for someone who is looking to raise capital?”

( 31:40 ): Michael asks: “What is one quality you see in successful entrepreneurs consistently?” 

( 34:40 ): Michael asks: “Do you have any failures that were crippling and ended up being a blessing?”

( 36:50 ): Lauryn asks: “What is Tradesy’s WHY and how important is that why to you?”

( 40:25 ): Lauryn asks: “What is a perfect customer experience for someone on Tradesy? Walk us through the process.”

( 42:10 ): Lauryn asks: “How has your business evolved from the beginning to now?”

( 43:15 ): Michael asks: “How did you manage to navigate the Ebay’s of the world?”

( 47:25 ): Lauryn asks: “Talk to us about your morning and nighttime routine?”

( 49:20 ): Lauryn asks: “What is the best advice you’ve received from Tim Ferriss?”

( 50:20 ): Lauryn asks: “What are two resources that you continuously look to?” 

( 54:30 ): Lauryn asks: “Your team is super important to you. Can you elaborate on that?”

( 56:30 ): Lauryn asks: “What is some bad advice you’ve heard along the way & how do you navigate it?”

( 59:15 ): Lauryn asks: “What does success mean to you?”

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+ find more Tracy:  Website | Tradesy Instagram | Tracy Instagram | App

++ want more? check out our podcast with the Dry Bar founder & a watermelon jerky recipe

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