6 Star Business

The Gold Nuggets of Doing Business Differently; with Ryan Carruthers

October 18, 2022 Aveline Clarke Season 2 Episode 41
6 Star Business
The Gold Nuggets of Doing Business Differently; with Ryan Carruthers
Show Notes

This episode is fun, fast, and full of nuggets for any person wanting to get ahead with their marketing, business goals and business growth.  Ryan Carruthers is full of energy and enthusiasm, and he brought al of that to this week’s podcast episode.

From stories about selling makeup to accidentally growing a global membership business, he shares a lot of wisdom and take-aways for every business owner. His energy and optimism is contagious and I just wanted to keep on talking to him!

Here’s a summary of what we discussed:

04:05 - biggest lesson from his 17 month old daughter

06:32 - Ryan’s first entrepreneurial deal in primary school

12:50 - the shift that grew his dads business

26:36 - the anchor in his life: his wife

32:07 - the role of mentors

39:04 - Ryan’s system for validating a business idea

47:37 - 6 Star and doing it differently

plus a ton of ideas to ‘do it differently’…

and much more…


Here’s some information about our guest:

Ryan Caruthers, Co-Founder of Happier

His LinkedIn Profile states - “On a mission to make 10,000,000 people at work happier | Taylor Swift Fan | World's 5th WORST golfer”

In addition to this, here are some cool facts about him:

  • His daughter is one of his favourite people in the world 
  • He’s british 
  • He’s built a wildly successful membership 
  • He love fitness and human anatomy 
  • He cannot sing 
  • He has a secret love of Taylor Swift music 
  • Knows of places in the US based around NFL teams 
  • His favourite coffee shop is Deus Machina 
  • Monday is the best day 
  • Life is all about staying curious - Ryan’s thing about life! 
  • Best thing he has changed about himself is that he is a nicer person now - because of his wife! 
  • Best meal is Magnolia Bakery’s Banana Pudding! 

Something Interesting About You

See the above list!

What Are You Famous For?

Doubling his fathers business whilst looking after the business so his dad could recover from illness.





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Check out our previous episode here.

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