Matthew Baron is the President and CEO of Wholesale Nuts And Dried Fruit. An online business selling nuts, dried fruit, and seeds. Trained as a Specialist in SEO and eCommerce with decades of successful experience. A study of modern marketing technology and increasing visibility for small businesses. Baron regularly develops wellness campaigns to assist associates, friends, and partners with effective mental and physical health techniques. Baron is also an Artist, working to develop and produce the best movies, commercials, interactive sculptures, and dance performances.
Where did the idea for Wholesale Nuts and Dried Fruit come from?
My experience was in the online sale of nuts, dried fruit, and seeds. I saw a real desire to buy this product fresh and in bulk. Companies and people alike are moving away from single-use plastic. So, I brought a team together and built a company that does just what the title says.
What does your typical day look like and how do you make it productive?
During the night, I have to prepare and groom. This is because right when I get up, I head out. Preparation is key to being ready for the day.
How do you bring ideas to life?
My special skill is giving artists the space and the creative freedom to perform their best. They appreciate it and I trust them to give me their best.
What’s one trend that excites you?
SEO. Everything SEO.
What is one habit of yours that makes you more productive as an entrepreneur?
Focus until a task is done. If you can’t get it done, because you bit off more than you can chew, hire somebody else to finish it up.
What advice would you give your younger self?
Trust women more.
Tell us something that’s true that almost nobody agrees with you on.
Domino is not that bad a movie.
As an entrepreneur, what is the one thing you do over and over and recommend everyone else do?
Start fast. Figure out the rest later.
What is one strategy that has helped you grow your business?
Find out what the people want then give them what they are looking for.
What is one failure you had as an entrepreneur, and how did you overcome it?
Letting your partner bring in somebody else handle the business.
What is one business idea that you’re willing to give away to our readers?
Hire a person to do research for you.
What is the best $100 you recently spent? What and why?
Joining my local Chamber Of Commerce.
What is one piece of software or a web service that helps you be productive?
SEMRush. Do not sleep on SEMRush.
What is the one book that you recommend our community should read and why?
High Concept: Don Simpson and the Hollywood Culture of Excess. That title should do it for you.
What is your favorite quote?
“Short for a man. Tall for a midget.”
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