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Learn How Alan Hidalgo became a serial entrepreneur

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  1. Tell us about yourself

My name is Alan Hidalgo, and I would consider myself to be a serial “millennial entrepreneur” by society’s standards, but I find myself a ‘capitalist’ and prefer that term.

I’ve been fortunate to build, grow, and advise several 6 & 7 figure companies within multiple industries. I currently own a successful marketing firm that generates leads for 7 & 8 figure medical and outdoor service companies. 

My company also did marketing for several influential NFL, MLB, and NBA players and has worked with names like Gary Vaynerchuk.

I also have a partnership in a SaaS software company and run several offline businesses like an Uber taxi fleet business, ATMs, and Airbnb rentals, to name a few.

Aside from my professional life, I’m an avid traveler who has been to over 28 countries before I was 21.

My favorite hobby is traveling to other countries and cities, and I teach people how they can leverage internet businesses to be able to move around without having to worry about how they’re going to generate income.

 I also enjoy politics, entrepreneur educating, and singing.

2. When did you discover you had this skill, and how did it start?

I discovered my business skills when I was 12 years old upon starting my very first business, which was a pet boarding company called “Alan’s Affordable Pet Care,” which went from being just me taking care of dogs to becoming the most successful pet boarding business in my local area.

Using SEO properly, I was able to be listed as the first business in my area for pet boarding services and quickly started getting busy with activity.

I started this business because I wanted to make extra money in the summers since my parents didn’t always buy me things I wanted, I had to be creative and find ways to earn money, which I’m thankful for.

3. Tell us about your company

I run multiple companies, but I’d like to take this opportunity to focus on a new business I launched recently called “Car Fleet Academy,” which is an entrepreneurial education company that teaches people how they can make six figures leveraging Uber and Lyft without ever having to drive a car.

It’s like running your own taxi company, but instead of it being taxis, it’s Uber cars. Imagine having cars making you money daily all hours of the day while you’re sitting at home with the kids or traveling the World. Most people think cars are a depreciating asset, which in most cases, they are because of how people use them or lack “using them.”

 In the same way, home or apartment can be turned into an appreciating asset only by turning it into a rental income property; a car can be turned into a daily ATM, which is cash flow positive.

I went from using my car when I was in college to owning 13 cars that generate $3,000-5,000 in monthly profits making money semi-guaranteed. What I mean by this is: Uber and Lyft are always creating money in every city. 

There are millions of dollars up for grabs in the rideshare market for anyone that wants it in their city; this is because transportation is a constant market need and will never run out! People always will need to get from point A to point B. 

All you have to do is serve those people, and best of all, Uber and Lyft send the customers to you vs. in a traditional business where you have to figure out how to properly market to your customers. You don’t have to worry about any of that with this business model.

Car Fleet Academy has successful students in 50+ U.S. markets, Canada, Latin America, Europe, and Australia now. Our average student consists of the everyday entrepreneur, car dealerships, former Uber/Lyft drivers, retired couples, stay-at-home moms, and everybody in between.

4. There are a lot of young people out there who are trying hard to be as successful as you are, what words of advice can you give to them. 

I would say get into a business first off that is based on people’s needs or necessities vs. their wants. People will always need to spend money on things they need, for example – food, water, shelter, transportation, insurance. nce, etc.…

These are the industries that are mandatory for one to live in the 21st century. I would say get into a business like this first and build it and scale it up. 

The money is also in being a supplier; suppliers will always be productive because people depend on them. It would also make the most sense to hop into a need’s based business where you have some level of interest or passion because that’ll make it feel a little less like work, and you won’t get bored with it. 

Live below your means for a while and reinvest your money into suitable investments, and you’ll set yourself up for a very successful future.

5. Do you think you have any exceptional talent that’s a key factor for success in your business?

My unique talent that has brought me a lot of success is probably my persistence. Many people have told me I am the most persistent person they’ve ever met.

 And in some ways, that is good or bad, but in business, it is critical. Having extreme persistence is the drive that gets you up in the morning and gets people to give you the time of day.

Everyone’s style is different, but I can tell you for the fact that many doors have opened for me, and opportunities or relationships were created because of my persistence. If you want people to believe in you, you have to do whatever and anything it takes.

People who give up easily or are continually changing their image/approach, don’t honestly know themselves, and they won’t get that far from what I’ve observed. You have to stick with something and go full throttle. Eventually, someone will say yes.

6. Is there anyone you’d like to give thanks for being with you on your journey so far?

Yes, I always like to thank my family for being very supportive throughout my journey and bringing along a unique perspective and support system. I’ve also been blessed with exceptional mentors and business partners that are very loyal to me.

 I want to thank God more than all for guiding me along the way and being there during hard times.

7. There’s no business without challenges, what challenges did you face, and how did you overcome them?

Right, that’s very true. I guess for me wanting to increase has been a challenge, and knowing how to have a complete balance so that things develop at a pace that they’re supposed to.

I’ve also had challenges at times with not knowing when to relax a little and let things manifest at the right times due to a lack of patience. 

It’s essential to be patient and realize things take time. I’ve been able to overcome these areas by stressing less and trusting the process more. Since then, things have been much better.

8. How long have you been doing digital marketing, and what is your most significant achievement?

I’ve been in the digital marketing space since probably 16, which would have been in like 2012. I’ve always been in love with the internet and would always bring a laptop with me wherever I go since I was a young child.

I started learning the internet at an extremely young age and built SEO for businesses since age 12. I developed a keen eye for online marketing since then and used those skills for many areas in business. 

My most significant achievement is probably closing a 6 figure deal in a single day; it was a great feeling!

9. We would love to stay posted on your journey. List out all your contacts. 

www.instagram.com/alanhid

www.facebook.com/alan95list

www.linkedin.com/in/alanhidalgo

www.alanhidalgo.org

www.carfleeta.com

www.carfleetacademy.com 

Hi. I'm Somto Ike, A B2B copywriter. I love to write about several topics like health, travel, lifestyle and many more. If I'm not writing, I'm reading a book or cooking. Feel free to contact me on my email- [email protected]

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How Turki ALmohsen Went From Being a Comedian to the Guy Who Owns Comedy

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TURKI ALMOHSEN Turki Almohsen born and raised in Saudia.Originating from the place that is known for circumstances Turki Almoshen gets an opportunity to investigate his abilities.In 2012, Almohsen joined Telfaz11, one of the top online diversion organizes in Saudi Arabia. His work incorporates various undertakings, for example, La Yekthar, Kabbalah, Temsa7LY, and others. He is struggling too much for polishing their abilities and hidden talent. By utilizing their talent in 2017 Turki Almoshen creates and starts running their youtube channel. Creating and conveying a stimulation and comedic content which has been found as remarkable by the greater part of his devotees. Because of uniqueness, original content and amusing factories in their sharing on youtube their views are increasing fastly.The 12-month successful story of the youtube channel is reached to 25 million views and 450k subscribers.This is a big achievement of Turki Almoshen and people know the Turki almost as Saudi youtube star. Saudi YouTube star who is popular for his eponymous channel. He has earned enormous fame there for his unique comedic draws, vlogging, and commentary. Turki Almoshen has a passion or quality of performing and entertaining and connect with the audience. So with the addition of the youtube channel, they also work as an actor.and views of their productions like films etc are in millions. His film Farooq fikerya has 2 million views. In this way, their popularity and likeness ratio is boosting.Now their work is not limited to channel they entrain their fans on Instagram, snap chat and money other social media platforms.they uploading comedy sketches on Instagram (videos, pictures, and stories). Turki’s Instagram account grew up a 1 million crowd account in a brief span, all because of his special substance and thoughts. Snapchat stage is additionally one of Turki’s most loved applications for posting every day and amusing recordings, just as covering occasions all around the globe. After these achievements and popularity Turki Almohsen working as director and creator idiosyncratic content, producers and editor.Turki Almoshen running jogbowgaming show, LaYekhtar show, teams 7show, directing TVC as a director, producers, and editor.Due to their quality of work Turki almost famous globally and their followers are subscribed ratio is increased.On the official Instagram of Turki almost having 1 million followers while on twitter the quantity is 101k followers. This is also the most likable on snapchat having 100k views regularly and some times more which is watching videos and other content sharings. tThe journey of working and struggling which is started in 2012 now has sumptuous outcomes. Now the Turki Almohsin know as comedian star of Saudi Arabia and also Saudi Arabia director, actor and content creator. Achievement is the consequence of flawlessness, difficult work, gaining from disappointment,reliability, and steadiness. With difficult work and devotion, the sky is the limit. Turki Almoshin follows these rules and becomes a Succesful star

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MUSIC AND POETRY,BASIT ALI RAJPUT 21 YEAR OLD YOUTH FROM SRINAGR JNK

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Tiktok seems to have revolutionised the life of a young turk living in Srinagar’s old city. Meet Basit Ali Rajput, is on cloud nine- thanks to his mercerizing poetry and tiktok that broadcasted his feelings to the world.

Basit’s life changed a year ago when he started writing poetry and making poetry videos on TikTok to which he got positive response. His videos were widely shared in India. Since then, Basit continues to write poetry, making videos and now he is trending on social media mostly Instagram and TikTok.

Basit was motivated by his friends and his fans to learn singing and make it a career option.
Inspired by Parvaaz Muhammad Muneem, Basit recently came out with his first song “Haqeeqat” which is getting a positive response from all across. The songs, says Basit, is based on his own life.

He dedicates his success to his fans and said that he may had given up if the video that he posted on TikTok had not gone viral. “I tried to express a tragedy of my life, pain and sorrows through my poetry and it’s all because of it that people recognise me now. I dedicate my success to my fans who gave me so much love and it’s all because of their good wishes that keeps me going amid uncertainties and hardships,” says Basit.

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Somiar Luxury Footwear

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Starting with just a “dream” for our designs, Somiar means exactly that, “dream.” The dream starts in Spain with our manufacturing family, who have been known to excel in their craft for over 40 years. These artisans are the best as they only produce the best shoes but also utilize the best fabrics, leathers, and treatments for the raw materials. In the Somiar family, there is a real passion for the craft to manifest the dream. Treating one another with the utmost respect is what motivates one another to produce our shoes. The craftwork applied to every shoe speaks volumes to not just look good, but also feel great. The love for the craft is so genuine, that Somiar shoes are directly imported from the hands of the artisans who shaped them. This removes “the middle-man,” and brings them directly to your front door to provide the lowest possible costs.

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