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Which business growth tactic will win this unprecedented epic battle between our marketing and sales experts? Recorded LIVE and we edit the replays to save you time catching up!

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Matt Rouse, D. Scott Smith, and Holly Jackson are leaders in their respective fields. See their Bio's below.

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Matt Rouse and Holly Jackson will cover business growth topics. Each of them will state their position on a tactic to grow your business. Then we'll find out which idea wins from Moderator and Referee D. Scott Smith.

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Marketing agency owner and author, Matt Rouse and Motivation Listener, D. Scott Smith, MBA, have teamed up with Coach Holly Jackson, one of the Yahoo Finance 2021 Top 10 Female Business Coaches, to bring you the Business Builder Throwdown LIVE.

We cover business growth topics and each episode is a battle to determine which tactic or topic will win the day!

Then we'll find out which idea our referee and guest think will come out on top.

Who will win the Business Builder Throwdown?

Thursdays 11 am (PST) / 2 pm (EST)

Click the link for your favorite streaming platform below and set up a reminder in your calendar. You won't want to miss it!

Watch it from Facebook: Coach Holly Jackson's page or watch it LIVE on YouTube.

We will see you at the Throwdown LIVE every Thursday! (11am PST & 2pm EST)

Meet Coach Holly Jackson

According to Yahoo! Finance she is among The 10 Best Female Business Coaches That Will Help You Scale in 2021.

Holly Jean Jackson is a holistic business coach who helps entrepreneurs and business leaders love their life and business again. With over 12 years of technology and business experience, she helps business leaders get their groove back physically, mentally and emotionally.

She does this through a combined approach of both coaching and consulting providing practical and actionable results.

She also helps end fear and frustration with technology. Holly also teaches her clients to remember self-care is essential, not optional. And that community is critical to success.

Holly is the host of the Inspiration Contagion Podcast, a professional speaker and avid outdoor adventurist.

Meet Matthew Rouse

Matt Rouse is one of the founders of Hook SEO, LLC and Hook Digital Marketing

“We don’t sell marketing, we grow businesses by serving our client’s customers.”

He is the host of the Digital Marketing Masters Podcast with over 160 episodes under his belt. Rated #10 in Top 20 Digital Marketing Podcasts You Must Follow in 2021 according to Feedspot!

Matt is the author of multiple business books including Crush SEO, Start Saying Yes, and Flattening the Hamster Wheel. He has also written more than 1000 articles posted across multiple platforms.

He is one of the authors of our 10+ training courses including the Inbox Mastery email marketing masterclass and Podcast Mastery.


Meet D. Scott Smith

Moderator/Referee of the show

D. Scott Smith is a collaborator sitting in the junction of strategy and execution. Business Networking is essential for business and careers – but what do you actually do at events? How do you connect with a stranger? Scott teaches a science-based method to quickly and confidently build a network of advocates.

Scott is the author of two books: Motivational Listener: Be Interesting by Being Interested. Practical Skills to Be Successful at Business Networking Events and Threnody: 19th Century Sensibility Proves People Have Not Changed.

He has created the Independent Planner. An analog calendar with a unique daily Goal Tracking system created for solo entrepreneurs, freelance professionals, and small business owners.

He speaks on being a Motivational Listener (business networking), Leadership, and Intentional Change. 

Scott’s online programs include:

  •  “Virtual Global Tea Break” with co-host Alan Hennessy (now celebrating one year) [live]
  • “’The Experience’ with Russ and Scott” with co-host Russ Hedge [live]
  • Podcast: Motivational Listener can be found on the major podcast outlets
  • Facebook Group: Business Networking Tips


What are you waiting for?

Click the link for your favorite streaming platform below and set up a reminder in your calendar. You won't want to miss it!

Watch it from Facebook: Coach Holly Jackson's page or Hook SEO's page. 

Or watch it LIVE on YouTube.

We will see you at the Throwdown LIVE every Thursday!

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