How To Build Standard Operating Procedures Into Your Business | High Speed Low Drag Podcast 36

SOPs. What do YOU think about when you hear that word? For most people, SOPs or Standard Operating Procedures are all about checklists and systems- basically just about the most boring stuff known to a businessman. However, we here at High Speed Low Drag happen to think systems are sexy! Why are they sexy? Systems are sexy because they are effective at streamlining your life and how … [Read more...]

How To Persevere When You Feel You’re Failing In Business | HSLD Podcast 34

Any businessman will tell you that running a business is a cycle. Sure, there are ups but there are also downs. Granted, the downs can get you down. So the main question is, how does one persevere when it seems like nothing is working and all the things you’re trying do not seem to be working?  Today’s podcast attempts to work out this dilemma so if you find yourself in a similar boat, … [Read more...]

Gavin McCulley | Angel Investor and Founder of Twin River Holdings : High Speed Low Drag Podcast

Gavin McCulley explains the game of Angel Investing High Speed Low Drag Episode 6. High Speed Nation. John Lee Dumas here and I am fired up to bring you our featured guest today, Gavin McCulley. Gavin, are you prepared to ignite? Gavin: I am prepared to ignite. John: Yes. Gavin is a former Army Logistics Officer who served in both Iraq and Afghanistan. Gavin left the Army in late 2008 … [Read more...]

High Speed Low Drag Podcast Transcript | Four Things Veterans Need To Do To Build A Business

Tom: Hey, everyone. Tom Morkes here with Antonio Centeno from the High Speed Low Drag podcast. We wanted to welcome you guys back to another episode. Today we want to focus primarily on some questions that we’ve gotten from a recent live event that John, Antonio and I presented just last week and we’ll be doing another one this week. But it’s questions that we got from the audience after … [Read more...]

Six Bad Military Habits | How To Get Rid Of Unwanted Habits And Change For The Better

Bad habits can be picked up from anywhere. Even in the military. As a guy who served in the military for a number of years, along with John Lee Dumas, the co-founder of High Speed Low Drag and a fellow veteran, we both can attest that serving in the military has left us with a fair share of bad habits, with some harder to get rid of than others. There are 6 bad habits that I feel I should … [Read more...]

How To Finance Your Veteran Owned Business | High Speed Low Drag Podcast

A valid concern for the many who dream of starting their own businesses is the financing. Veterans who have just gotten out find that they need to watch every single penny. A few have some money saved up but don’t know what to do with it next. When it comes to financing- Where does one even start?! Click here to listen to How To Finance Your Veteran Owned Business on … [Read more...]

Interview With Tony Mendoza | Producer and Filmmaker | High Speed Low Drag Podcast

High Speed Low Drag’s guest for today is no other than Tony Mendoza. Tony is an active duty member of the Nevada Army National Guard. He is also a digital content producer in Las Vegas who shot his first feature film after returning from Afghanistan in 2010. Tony’s goal is to teach film production full time after retiring from the service. With that introduction out of the way, let’s learn … [Read more...]

Michael Molinski | USMC Photographer and Graphic Designer | HSLD Podcast

Michael Molinski worked as a photographer and graphic designer for United States Marine Corps out of high school. After his service he moved home to settle down and build his portfolio. In 2009 Michael used his wedding gift money to open a full time studio.  He also started a blog called 49coloumbia.com Since then business has been booming!   HSLD: Besides the little background … [Read more...]

How Veterans Can Rapidly Turn An Idea Into A Business | High Speed Low Drag Podcast

Have you ever had those moments when you feel like you’ve suddenly come up with a great idea that could translate into a really great business? Hardly anyone is a stranger to that. When inspiration strikes anyone can think up a great idea! The strange thing though is despite the abundance of great ideas there aren’t enough businesses that are birthed from them. Why do you think this is … [Read more...]

Robert Longley | Creator Of The First Online Cruise Travel Agency | High Speed Low Drag Podcast

Robert Longley spent 8 years as an Air Force Intelligence Officer. He has gone on to start the First Online Cruise Travel Agency and other entrepreneurial initiatives. Robert has spent most of his career in IT project management and specializes in case management systems for social services. HSLD: Besides the little background that we’ve given about you, could you tell us a little more about … [Read more...]