Kane Trujillo is an entertainer and entrepreneur for a new digital decade. He hits home with his content. Online he is known as “@Neumane”. The people love his content and he knows it. With a following of 2.7 million on TikTok, Kane Trujillo has a power of influence that can reach millions around the world. That growth was obviously not easy. It took a want to do it that continues to make Kane Trujillo a social media powerhouse.
People should find the amount of content generation from Kane to be less surprising once they find he learned to work from New York. The “Big Apple” set the stone that made Kane Trujillo a player in a cutthroat industry. The fun and the laughter are results from production effort and creative churning. The digital city feels much like NYC. The density and culture shaped Kane to be a worldly communicator.
Kane’s ability to produce content that wields influence is what makes his social media ventures a success. Kane is not just a content creator nor a businessman. He is an artist. Anyone who works with Kane Trujillo – brands, companies, individuals, whoever – will surely find a benefit.
Understanding the business of art is the framework to have a shining impact through screens that flood the world’s surface. There is always one artwork that moves millions of people. Though there are endless voices occupying the digital spaces of life, creators like Kane Trujillo are making a mark and shaping an advent of a new digital era in influencing.
Where did the idea for your career come from?
Social media is something I’ve always loved to do. It’s something fun. It’s a necessity. When the pandemic hit, it’s all I really spent my time on. I’ve come to find out we’re currently living in a content gold rush. The opportunity is massive. So I thought to myself, why not get a big piece of the pie. Social media was my means to that.
What does your typical day look like and how do you make it productive?
I wake up at about 8am and have a big bowl of delicious fruits. I then shower, freshen up and create my piece of content for the day. It seems like a simple easy day.
After that I can do essentially whatever I want. I usually hit the gym or play some basketball with the boys. Lately we’ve been playing poker and lemme tell you, it’s one hell of a game.
How do you bring ideas to life?
I can’t give away all my secrets!
Though I will say, I tend to know what content people will come back to watch. I just produce the content and send it out. People love it!
What’s one trend that excites you?
I love seeing the world move through this digital age. It is remarkable how easy it is to connect with someone. They could be anywhere in the country. They could be anywhere in the world. Communication has grown so much that anyone can do business with just a simple direct message.
What is one habit of yours that makes you more productive as an entrepreneur?
I love meeting new people who have big dreams like me. I get inspired when I talk to other creators who have had massive successes in the business. That pushes me to build a relationship with people like them.
What advice would you give your younger self?
Don’t value other people’s opinions. Have faith in your opinions and stand by them. Defend them.
Tell us something that’s true that almost nobody agrees with you on.
The Cryptocurrency protocol “Cardano” is going to change the world for the better. The cryptocurrency market is diversifying now. Calling one of them a world changer is a big call, but I’m willing to do it.
As an entrepreneur, what is the one thing you do over and over and recommend everyone else do?
Stay persistent. Keeping focused with goals in mind is key. Don’t pay attention to people trying to bring you down. They will be there. They will always be there. Live beyond them.
What is one strategy that has helped you grow your business?
Quality over quantity. I can’t say it enough. The right product, people, or anything is always made even more meaningful when there is a focus on quality not the numbers.
What is one failure you had as an entrepreneur, and how did you overcome it?
I can’t recall any failures I’ve had.
I know that I just need to keep progressing and learning from the road blocks. Entrepreneurialism is the practice of how to solve your way to successes.
What is one business idea that you’re willing to give away to our readers?
Start posting consistently on your socials while you’re young. The last thing you want is the feeling of regret later in life.
Sharing your moments and content that shows where you are in life really makes a difference these days.
What is the best $100 you recently spent? What and why?
This is a funny question. Groceries, I love my fruit. I spent $100.00 to make sure that I have the nutrients I need.
What is one piece of software or a web service that helps you be productive?
Apple’s iOS! It is basically what I use everyday for my business. It’s used for my life too, but my business needs it’s invaluable. It’s my communications lifeline. My phone is literally my connection to the world beyond my own skin.
What is the one book that you recommend our community should read and why?
The Untethered Soul by Michael A. Singer is a great book I have read. It’s just full of wisdom. A successful businessman needs to be wise.
What is your favorite quote?
“…every little thing is gonna be alright…” Bob Marley. There isn’t enough time to find a meaningful moment. So let’s make each moment memorable.
- Be consistent
- Don’t value people’s negative opinions on the internet
- Build relationships with successful people.
Steve (Stefan) Junge hails from Germany and helps with the day-to-day publishing of interviews on IdeaMensch. While he and Mario don’t share a favorite soccer club, their enthusiasm to help entrepreneurs is a shared passion.