Forging The Journey

The owners of two small business get together to share their real-time journey through the highs and lows of entrepreneurship.

  • Forging The Journey E24: YouTube Is A Powerhouse
    by forgingthejourney on April 16, 2019 at 2:44 PM

    This week Graig brings up the goal of creating a vlog for YouTube and creating more original content than he has been lately. They discuss what goes into creating a vlog and how they hope to make it succesfull. […]

  • Forging The Journey E23: Burn Out
    by forgingthejourney on April 9, 2019 at 11:51 AM

    This week on Forging The Journey Graig talks about a topic that has been on his mind a lot lately. It’s easy to burn out and lose sight of the goal. How do you avoid burn out when so much is required of you? […]

  • Forging The Journey E22: Summer Insanity Is Coming
    by forgingthejourney on April 2, 2019 at 12:19 PM

    Another casual conversation episode with Graig and Jared. They discuss how getting out to the shooting range has changed into more work than play, Scheduling Summer events and balancing family time, the difficulty of creating content that people will actually watch. […]

  • Forging The Journey E21: Interview with Paul "Blackirongunner"
    by forgingthejourney on March 26, 2019 at 2:49 AM

    Last week the guys discussed working with influencers. This week they host their first interview of the podcast and invite Paul @blackirongunner on the show. It is fascinating getting the inside look at becoming one of the fastest growing influencers in the 2A community. […]

  • Forging The Journey E20: Influencers
    by forgingthejourney on March 19, 2019 at 7:30 PM

    Graig and Jared share their thoughts and experiences on partnering with influencers in their industry. There are pros and cons to consider before choosing someone to work with. […]

  • Forging The Journey E19: The What If's
    by forgingthejourney on March 12, 2019 at 6:11 PM

    Jared and Graig find them selves in a converstaion discussing the question “What if this fails?” The discussion digs into the very real situation every enrepreneur fears they will end up in. Do you let this fear stop you or propell you to do more? […]

  • Forging The Journey E18: What's holding you back?
    by forgingthejourney on March 5, 2019 at 6:44 PM

    This week Graig and Jared discuss a question posed in the Forging The Journey Facebook group. The question is “What is holding you back?” It could be in your personal life or business venture. Do you want to be an active part of the FTJ podcast? Follow the Facebook group and Instagram account. […]

  • Forging The Journey E17: Social Media And You
    by forgingthejourney on February 26, 2019 at 9:12 PM

    This week Graig and Jared dig into how they go about social media. These days social media is vital to growing a business. They discuss things from the tactics they use to how they use vision for what they post on social media. They also announce a new Facebook group just for Forging The Journey listeners. You can click HERE to go to the group and join. […]

  • Forging The Journey E16: Coming out...
    by forgingthejourney on February 19, 2019 at 7:45 PM

    Graig and Jared discuss how they have released new products in the past and what’s worked well for them. They also discuss what they see other companies do in the industry and the pros and cons of their methods. […]

  • Forging The Journey E15: Something About Eggs In A Basket
    by forgingthejourney on February 13, 2019 at 3:08 PM

    Today Jared and Graig discuss how their production process has changed over the years. Sometimes subbing the work out is the best option, sometimes doing the work your self makes more sense. When do you choose to do each option? […]