058: How To Start An Online Business So You Can Safely Leave The Rat Race – Pete Sisco

Pete Sisco interviewed by Mikkel Thorup on The Expat Money Show

Pete Sisco is a 30 year veteran in the online marketing space and has been an expat for the past 40 years. Through his various business, he has made millions of dollars, including his company, Safely Leave The Rat Race.  In this Interview with Pete Sisco, we delve deeper into how to start an online business, what the best business model is, paid social media versus free social media and so much more!


How to Start an Online Business

Entrepreneurship is growing each and every year because as it allows you the freedom to be the boss, to be who you want to be and to be creative. So much more than if we are tied to a desk and have to answer to the big boss. Those of us that are terrible employees, want to learn how to start an online business because that is where the money is. It is also a lot of hard work and dedication, but at the end of the day, you have the ability to double your income year after year after year.

Pete Sisco knows how to start an online business and with his company Safely Leave The Rat Race, and his ebooks and courses can guide you to be profitable and explain to you what type of business model might be best for you and your chosen niche.


Safely Leave The Rat Race

Pete Sisco and his wife run a very successful online business called Safely Leave The Rat Race. Here are a few topics that Mikkel Thorup and Pete Sisco chat about:

  • Do you need to be a professional in your field?
  • How many English speakers are on the internet that are your potential clients?
  • Internet economy growing exponentially year after year
  • Life Style Arbitrage
  • How to get started in an online business


Best Business Model

Do you know what your best business model?  if not, listen in to this episode with Pete Sisco, you will learn a ton.

Pete Sisco started his online business with something he knew all about, Fitness. He created a product that became in demand and when he started 30 years ago it was so much more difficult than it is today. Listen in as Pete walks us through how starting an online business looked in the ’90s and early 2000s and how it looks today.


Traffic, Traffic and more Traffic

Where to find traffic, how to get it and most important, how to keep the traffic flowing! In this interview with Pete Sisco, he’ll help you to understand what the different forms of marketing are and the costs associated with the different forms.


Paid Social media versus Free Social Media

This is probably one of the biggest questions we get…paid social media vs free social media. What is the best way to go? Is there a right way or wrong way, and does it depend on what you’re selling? Listen in to this interview with Pete Sisco as he really tells us how it is and what really works best.

What else can people do to be successful? and do you know the value of your customer once you have them? In this interview with Pete Sisco, Mikkel Thorup wants to know everything he knows. Mikkel understands that knowing the answers to all of these questions can really help the new entrepreneur make fewer mistakes in the beginning.


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About The Host, Mikkel Thorup

Mikkel Thorup; the host of The Expat Money Show, has 20+ years in continual travel around the world, visiting more than 100 countries including Colombia, North Korea, Zimbabwe and Iran.

His goal now is to help Expats just like you to generate additional streams of income, eliminate your tax bill, and take advantage of offshore structures so you can travel the world freely and never have to worry about money again.

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