3:55 – It takes persistence!
4:23 – Started online company eprof.com, Trevor’s first entrepreneurial experience. Challenging brick and mortar education. Very unexperienced, but brave and brazen!
5:15 – Accepted to a start-up incubator in China.
6:45 – Trevor cold calls the owner of eprof.com and works out a deal to obtain ownership. Wait, for $1/year?
8:09 – Making “every mistake in the book”. How have things changed?
9:30 – Next start-up is Polymath Labs. It’s a virtual reality realty company. Say that 5x fast! They took floor plans of pre-construction condos and created them in 3d virtual reality.
12:21 – Selling and raising money. Lessons learned from eprof.com were used to advance Polymath Labs for a much nicer exit.
16:05 – Introduction to cash-flowing, established, profitable websites. Also “life-style” investment vs “rockstar” investment.
26:22 – DO NOT BE AN ANGEL INVESTOR!
28:37 – Investing in Bitcoin and Erik Voorheess’ ShapeShift.io
32:40 – Building