Gigging For Gold

Gigging For Gold

Hosted By Sonja Thorsvik. Gigging For Gold inspires and empowers self-employed entrepreneurs to reach their first six-figure year. Listen in to hear information on finance, tools, and mindset so that you can achieve your financial independence goals.

Episodes

May 31, 2023 17 mins

Episode 25: (Host Sonja Thorsvik & AI Voice Ben) In this episode, we delve into the concept of patience and its profound impact on our personal and professional lives. We explore how patience, often overlooked in our fast-paced world, is a key ingredient in long-term success and fulfillment. We then explore the benefits of cultivating patience, including improved self-control, better decision-making skills, long-term goal achie...

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Episode 24: (Host Sonja Thorsvik) Join us in this week's illuminating episode where we dive deep into the intricate art of detecting potential business red flags. This proactive approach helps to safeguard your vital resources, precious time, and emotional well-being. We unravel the many complexities of identifying bad clients such as unrealistic demands, and poor communication styles, and teach you how to spot a disregard for ...

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Episode 23: (host @sonjathorsvik) In this episode, we dive into Google's recent comeback in the search engine wars, as they unveil their AI language model, PaLM 2, in response to Bing's integration of ChatGPT. We'll explore how this new search technology, dubbed "Search Generative Experience" (SGE), takes us beyond traditional search engines by emulating the human mind's creative processes. We'll also ...

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Episode 22: (host @sonjathorsvik) In this captivating episode, we explore the fascinating history of the peanut—a deceptively delightful legume that has long masqueraded as a nut. Unearth the origins of this versatile bean, from its humble beginnings in South America to its meteoric rise as an American staple, fueled by the entrepreneurial spirit and innovation of visionaries like George Washington Carver and John Harvey Kellogg. D...

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Episode 21: (Host @sonjathorsvik) From the rise of AI to the emergence of fake podcasters, this episode is full of thought-provoking insights. We start with the staggering growth of Chat GPT, a chatbot software that has surpassed Instagram's record for fastest growing app of all time. The potential impact of AI is further explored through the perspectives of tech giants like Bill Gates and former Google CEO Eric Schmidt. And, a...

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April 13, 2023 25 mins

Episode 20: (@sonjathorsvik) In this episode of Gigging for Gold, we delve into the topic of starting over, no matter what stage of life one may find themselves in. Hosted by a seasoned entrepreneur, Sonja Thorsvik, listeners gain invaluable insights into navigating the challenges and fears that inevitably arise when embarking on a new venture. Drawing upon personal experiences, our host shares candidly about the biggest hurdles fa...

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April 6, 2023 33 mins

Episode 19: (@sonjathorsvik) Curious about the buzz surrounding GPT-4? Join us in today's episode as we unravel the mysteries of this game-changing language model that's transforming industries and opening doors for entrepreneurs like you. Dive into the world of GPT-4, learn its proper usage, and discover the incredible benefits it offers. We'll also address common fears and concerns about this potent tool. With the lat...

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Episode 18: (@sonjathorsvik) Welcome to the episode on 25 Inspiring Ways To Reignite Your Passion For Your Business. Have you ever felt like your business is lacking the spark it once had? It's not uncommon to feel burned out or uninspired at times. Entrepreneurs who have owned a business for a while, no matter the size - all experience moments where we lose our motivation and excitement for our companies. Today, I’ll lay out c...

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March 16, 2023 20 mins

Episode 17: Sonja Thorsvik (@sonjathorsvik) Hello valued listeners, and welcome to Season Two! It has been exactly three months since the podcast first aired. I’m happy to report I’m still at it and only getting stronger. Today's quicker episode is focused on what's to come, podcast stats, your most-liked season 1 episodes, and a call for brand sponsorships. Please enjoy and thank you for your continued support.



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February 28, 2023 37 mins

Episode 16: Sonja Thorsvik (@sonjathorsvik) In this episode, we'll delve into the fascinating fields of psychology, neuroscience, and art to uncover the secrets of creating a brand that's effortless to engage with and easy to purchase from. The key to success lies in reducing friction and simplifying the customer journey, which is a vital process to keep in mind throughout your business's lifetime. Whether you're a startup founder ...

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Episode 15: Sonja Thorsvik (@sonjathorsvik) Starting and running your own business is an exciting adventure. The thought of being your own boss, bringing your vision to life, and making a profit can be exhilarating. However, many people often feel overwhelmed when they embark on this journey. In this episode, we'll explore some of the reasons why people experience overwhelm when running a business and then we break it down into two...

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Episode 14: Sonja Thorsvik (@sonjathorsvik) Host Sonja Thorsvik shares different ways to manage your finances, without an accountant, while being self-employed. With a little bit of organization and automation, you will be able to self-manage your income and expenses and even save for retirement. Learn stress-free ways to track expenses, ideas on what banking accounts to have, and what order to save in to optimize your money. Let&#...

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February 7, 2023 53 mins

Episode 13: Sonja Thorsvik (@sonjathorsvik) Hello you love birds. So you want to date a freelancer? Excellent choice. Worthy of discussion, hear from Host Sonja Thorsvik and interviewed fellow entrepreneurs on our values, needs in a partner, and our overall internal drive causing us to go out on our own. Helpful conversation ideas to help you navigate discussions if you choose to partner with a freelancer. This episode will get you...

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February 1, 2023 51 mins

Episode 12: Sonja Thorsvik (@sonjathorsvik) Part 3 of the "Watch Me Build This Business" year-long series. Hear from Host Sonja Thorsvik on all of the action items she did in January of 2023 to move the needle and gain traction. From moving, being more intentional, Instagram strategies, tracking numbers and reviews, basking in international rankings, and pitching the podcast to major media outlets, let Gigging For Gold help guide y...

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Episode 11: Sonja Thorsvik (@sonjathorsvik) How showing up as your true self is the one thing that will set you apart from your competition and why perfectionism is one of the most beguiling downfalls in our perceived needs as business owners for progress and innovation. Host Sonja Thorsvik discusses how to adopt a new mindset to excel in your personal branding to help achieve your full potential. Learn the 3 stories you need in yo...

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Episode 10: Sonja Thorsvik (@sonjathorsvik) Looking to speed up growth in your business or personal brand? Host Sonja Thorsvik shares actionable and practical ways to grow 2X faster using the same strategies she has applied to scale multi-million dollar companies. Discover simple methods to make this work for your schedule and how taping into the collective mindset of your followers will help you better leverage these powerful tool...

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January 19, 2023 61 mins

Episode 9: Sonja Thorsvik (@sonjathorsvik) The feeling of being 'stuck' happens to us all at various times throughout life and it can feel like a catastrophe. In this episode Host Sonja Thorsvik shares proven science-backed methods and some of her own actions to take when you are in a funk. Let’s get you back on track to becoming happy again. It's time...

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January 12, 2023 65 mins

Episode 8: Sonja Thorsvik (@sonjathorsvik) Join Host Sonja Thorsvik as she shares everyday habits she has developed in the areas of the home, work, and personal life as a six-figure freelancer. Ideas flow in this candid talk from perfecting your handshake, going on head-clearing walks, learning to be hyper-focused on growth, and making a bigger effort in everything you do. Discover new and powerful habits you can incorporate into y...

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Episode 7: Sonja Thorsvik (@sonjathorsvik) Are the stories you keep repeating to yourself from your past holding you back from creating the future you deserve? What are yours? How do you find your current strengths and reframe them to benefit your future self? Venture beyond your own limiting thoughts with Host Sonja Thorsvik into a world where breaking your own limitations creates a future that is directly in your control.


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Episode 6: Sonja Thorsvik (@sonjathorsvik) You have a business idea - now what? Hear from Host Sonja Thorsvik on the sixty moves she made during the first sixty days after deciding to turn her vision into reality. From thought processes, website design tweaks, industry research, personal mental-health check-ins, moments of clarity, and gaining traction let Gigging For Gold help guide you through the start-up phase in growing your b...

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