Leadmore Podcast

Leading a Movement with Rob Walling

May 06, 2021 John T. Meyer Season 1 Episode 48
Leadmore Podcast
Leading a Movement with Rob Walling
Chapters
1:52
Rob right now
4:51
What drove you to create all this stuff?
7:49
Unpacking SaaS
12:06
Am I the flagbearer?
16:29
Realizing your life’s mission
24:17
Accepting your role as a leader
29:57
The spreadsheet analogy
33:00
Rapid fire with Rob
Leadmore Podcast
Leading a Movement with Rob Walling
May 06, 2021 Season 1 Episode 48
John T. Meyer

Rob Walling sees himself as a maker and serial entrepreneur. These days he leads with three things: Startups for the Rest of Us, a podcast about bootstrapping SaaS companies, MicroConf, the oldest and largest community for bootstrapped SaaS founders, and TinySeed, the first accelerator designed for bootstrappers. 

In this episode host John T. Meyer and Rob unpack his life’s mission of supporting a movement, how to identify ethical leaders, and how to start companies with solutions rather than ideas.

  • Rob right now (01:52)
  • What drove you to create all this stuff? (04:51)
  • Unpacking SaaS (07:49)
  • Am I the flagbearer? (12:06)
  • Realizing your life’s mission (16:29)
  • Accepting your role as a leader (24:17)
  • The spreadsheet analogy (29:57)
  • Rapid fire with Rob (33:00)


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Show Notes Chapter Markers

Rob Walling sees himself as a maker and serial entrepreneur. These days he leads with three things: Startups for the Rest of Us, a podcast about bootstrapping SaaS companies, MicroConf, the oldest and largest community for bootstrapped SaaS founders, and TinySeed, the first accelerator designed for bootstrappers. 

In this episode host John T. Meyer and Rob unpack his life’s mission of supporting a movement, how to identify ethical leaders, and how to start companies with solutions rather than ideas.

  • Rob right now (01:52)
  • What drove you to create all this stuff? (04:51)
  • Unpacking SaaS (07:49)
  • Am I the flagbearer? (12:06)
  • Realizing your life’s mission (16:29)
  • Accepting your role as a leader (24:17)
  • The spreadsheet analogy (29:57)
  • Rapid fire with Rob (33:00)


Get The Entrepreneur’s Guide to Keeping Your Sh*t Together: How to Run Your Business Without Letting it Run You

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Follow John T. Meyer 
Follow Leadmore on Instagram 
Follow Leadmore on Twitter 
Subscribe to the Leadmore newsletter 
Join the Leadmore Community 

Rob right now
What drove you to create all this stuff?
Unpacking SaaS
Am I the flagbearer?
Realizing your life’s mission
Accepting your role as a leader
The spreadsheet analogy
Rapid fire with Rob