About Danny Iny

Danny Iny (@DannyIny) is the CEO and founder of Mirasee, host of the Business Reimagined podcast, and best-selling author of multiple books including Engagement from Scratch!, The Audience Revolution, and Teach and Grow Rich.

The Parables of Business: Interview with Danny Brown

This interview kicks off our Jodi’s Voice support campaign. Please take the time to read about how you can support Jodi’s Voice, and save $682 on our training program. Do you want to get inside the head of a social media celebrity? I do, and I did – and so can you. I caught up with the irrepressible Danny Brown, CEO of Bonsai Interactive, and had a great conversation about social media, business, communities, and …

A New Look at the 4Ps of Marketing

Nothing explains a complicated business algorithm like a cute mnemonic device! Hence the 4 Ps of marketing. This is one of the first things they drill into your head in business school. Actually, in any type of formal Marketing instruction. It’s everywhere, everyone knows it, and you need to know it too. Let’s go, 4 Ps: Product! Place! Price! Promotion! Got that? Say it again (say it out loud – it helps.) Product! Price! Place! …

Interview: Does a company have to be big to be great?

Can a company serve their community, be a great place to work… and still be profitable? Bo Burlingham says that yes, it can. That’s what small giants do. A 30-year veteran of Inc magazine, Bo Burlingham is the author of one of the most interesting business books that I’ve ever read. And graciously, he agreed to share his insights in an interview! Here it is, 33 minutes for you to enjoy: Interview with Bo Burlingham …

Interview with Ben Yoskovitz from Year One Labs

I wanted to chat about start-ups, so I called up Ben Yoskovitz, who’s been an entrepreneur since the 1990s. After we got caught up on each other’s projects, I asked him if he’d be willing to share his latest and greatest with our audience at Mirasee. He graciously agreed, and the result is this interview about start-ups, entrepreneurial strategy, and lessons learned from past businesses. Here it is, 31 minutes for you to enjoy: Interview …

Small Business Failure: Vic Magary’s Interview

We’re used to seeing case studies of success, but what about failure? Not enough attention is given to small business failure – the process of trying something, not succeeding, learning from the experience and building something even better. There’s a good reason for that. People don’t like to share experiences that they feel don’t portray them in the best light, and it isn’t fun to relive a failure again and again. But some people are …

Marketing Definitions: What is Marketing?

is – here are some examples of what it isn’t. The first misconception is that “marketing is evil”… #1 Marketing is Evil A lot of people think that marketing has no inherent value, and that it’s only purpose is to separate people from their money. That is not the case. Of course, not everyone will agree with every part of every campaign, but just because you don’t like part of something, doesn’t mean that all …

Interview with Marcus Sheridan of The Sales Lion and River Pools and Spas

Many of our readers are already familiar with Marcus Sheridan, a.k.a. The Sales Lion. If you aren’t, you should be. Here are two good reasons: 1. The Sales Lion is an awesome, awesome blog – Marcus consistently puts out fantastic content that you would do well to read and learn from. 2. Marcus walks the walk. He started TSL after growing his pool company, River Pools and Spas, to the largest company of its kind …

Presentation Ideas: Success with Video, a.k.a. Lay Off of PowerPoint!

Hating on PowerPoint is pretty fashionable these days. I see it all the time – complaints about the evils of PowerPoint, “Death by PowerPoint”, and how people groan at the sight of text bullets on a white screen. To which I say… Enough already! Seriously. This might seem like a bit of a rant, but I’m surprised at people. The problem isn’t PowerPoint, it’s BAAAAAD PowerPoint. Why can’t we recognize that? I mean, when inept …

Interview with Randy Komisar, author of the "Monk and the Riddle" and "Getting to Plan B"

Do you have a list of the smartest people you’d like to talk to? I do, and Randy Komisar, is at the top. His first book was about entrepreneurship – he used the story of a fictional entrepreneur looking for money for his start-up as a vehicle to share some really valuable insights about what is really important in business and life. I’ve been a fan since reading that first book, so when his second …

Interview with Marlee Ward of Metamorphoself

Have you ever felt down, drained, and tired? You know what I’m talking about – you’ve just lost a client, your latest campaign isn’t working, and you feel like your business is sucking you dry? Don’t worry, we’ve all been there. But sometimes, we’re lucky enough to be visited by the spirit of inspiration. She comes to us and reminds us why we do what we do, and fills us with energy and enthusiasm. This …