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Miki Agrawal

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Miki Agrawal: These 3 Questions Create 9-Figure Brands #MindsetSeries

Capitalism.com with Ryan Daniel Moran

When Miki Agrawal spoke at our last event, The Capitalism Conference, everyone was talking about her keynote. After writing her book Disrupt-Her she has distilled her business lessons down into 3 important questions that create $100M brands. As the founder of Tushy, Thinx & Wild she has devoted her life as a socially conscious entrepreneur to creating innovative solutions and she has built MULTIPLE 9-figure businesses. What is truly unique about Miki is not just her business success, but how she has been able to build brands in a way that is really fun and also truly authentic to how she truly is. In this episode Ryan and JP Newman sit down with her to talk about how to build from this mindset of creativity without compromising on your values. If you found value in this episode, subscribe to the Investing On Purpose podcast at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/investing-on-purpose-with-jp-newman-and-ryan-daniel-moran/id1617163709 or https://open.spotify.com/show/0MSz6OVpUpb1CA02TkX8Mq?si=38da9580d1e24cc4 Email your questions to InvestingonPurpose@gmail.com! *None of the information presented in this podcast is investment advice and is for entertainment purposes only*


17 Oct 2022

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My trip to the Amazon, and Healthy Femininity & Business and Relationships with Miki Agrawal

Heal Thy Self with Dr. G

Special Guest Segment:Miki Agrawal, successful entrepreneur joins the show to talk about her top tips for success in business:How to connect to your feminine self.How to bring in femininity to work and relationships.The first place to start when building a business.How to grow a business.Knowledge Bomb:Doctor G. goes into the details of his Amazonian Jungle trip:What are the indigenous secrets for health?How to reconnect to nature?What is the #1 intervention for health. Miki Agrawal is a social entrepreneur who uses creativity and disruptive innovation to challenge the status quo and change culture. Agrawal is the founder of multiple successful companies including WILD (gluten-free NYC-based pizzeria chain), THINX (sustainable womens’ period underwear on a mission to provide hygiene products to women across the world), and her newest venture, TUSHY (bidet attachments easily affixed to most toilets).In addition to her business ventures, Miki Agrawal is the best-selling author of “Disrupt-Her” and “Do Cool Sh*t”. Agrawal’s newest tome, “Heart Wisdom”, is a much-anticipated follow-up that is slated for release later this year. The Cornell University graduate embarked on her career as an investment banking analyst for New York City’s Deutsche Bank. After her office building was destroyed by the events of 9/11 and where she lost two of her colleagues, Miki Agrawal was determined to reroute her career, find meaning and purpose in her professional endeavors, and offer something of value to the world at large. Thus, Miki Agrawal’s evolution of antiquated industries began. For her bold entrepreneurship and leadership, Miki Agrawal has received many professional accolades. She was named Fast Company’s “Most Creative People”, Forbes “Top 20 Millennials on a Mission”, INC Magazine’s “Most Impressive Women Entrepreneurs.” The World Economic Forum’s “Young Global Leader”, Ad Age’s “Creativity 50”, “Entrepreneur of the Year” by The World Technology Summit, and various other organizations have also presented Miki Agrawal with well-earned recognition.THINX AND TUSHY DISCOUNT CODE: HEALTHYSELF15Visit https://trk.chilisleep.com/SHA7 to save 30% off the purchase of any newsleep system. Offer codes DRG15 for 15% off the new Dock Pro Sleep System and DRG30 for 30% off a full OOLER, CUBE, and chiliBLANKET sleep system. These offers are available exclusively for Dr. G listeners.Right now LMNT is offering my listeners a free sample pack with any purchase. That’s 8single serving packets FREE with any LMNT order. This is a great way to try all 8 flavorsor share LMNT with a salty friend. Get yours at DrinkLMNT.com/DRG.Become the best version of yourself and get 15% off Ned products with code DRG. Go to helloned.com/DRG or enter code DRG at checkout.Right now, get 15% OFF your order at SuperMush.com with code HEALTHYSELFBe sure to like and subscribe to #HealThySelfHosted by Doctor Christian Gonzalez N.D.Follow Doctor G on Instagram @doctor.gonzalezhttps://www.instagram.com/doctor.gonzalez/

1hr 33mins

29 Aug 2022

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Miki Agrawal | Social Entrepreneur & Best-Selling Author

The Founder Hour

Miki Agrawal is the founder of several acclaimed social enterprises: TUSHY, THINX, & WILD. She is also the author of the #1 best-selling books DO COOL SH*T and DISRUPT-HER.Miki was named "Fast Company's Most Creative People", “Young Global Leader” by the World Economic Forum, and INC's “Most Impressive Women Entrepreneurs”.She passionately speaks about her 15 years of entrepreneurial adventures, from inventing products in taboo categories, to creatively launching them, to marketing and scaling them exponentially, to dealing with shocking setbacks - and she shares her colorful, authentic revelations along the way.SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTER & STAY UPDATED > http://bit.ly/tfh-newsletterFOLLOW TFH ON INSTAGRAM > http://www.instagram.com/thefounderhourFOLLOW TFH ON TWITTER > http://www.twitter.com/thefounderhourINTERESTED IN BECOMING A SPONSOR? EMAIL US > partnerships@thefounderhour.com

1hr 13mins

23 Aug 2022

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The journey to 2 x $100M companies with serial entrepreneur, WILD, Thinx & Tushy founder Miki Agrawal (part 1)

Female Startup Club

Today on the show we have Miki Agrawal, the serial founder behind some of the coolest companies you’ll definitely know; the first being WILD a gluten-free pizza restaurant concept she launched 18 years ago, Thinx, the period underwear company that totally disrupted how we think about our period care and Tushy, the modern day bidet.This episode was so damn cool, and I know you’re going to get so much out of this. Miki is the queen of disruptive marketing, we talk through how she takes a product and applies her framework to create intrigue and mystery which then creates buzz and more eyeballs. We also talk about what she did to raise millions of dollars and her advice for founders. And if you hang around to the end, we were lucky enough to meet her beautiful dad! Go check out the YouTube video on our channel.Miki is an absolute marketing genius, and her magic lies in pulling that intrigue and taboo element out of the products she is selling. Using that intrigue in a way that supports the clickbait or the interest of the conversation. You can really take anything and make it intriguing based on what you attach it to. It all comes back to creativity. Everyone is creative, we just don't necessarily spend the time taking the noise out of our brains to have time to think. People are so busy reacting to the world around them that they don't give themselves the space to be creative. Creativity requires spaciousness, time, and presence.Tuning into your creativity goes hand-in-hand with the changes in the narrative around things not being presented so perfect and crisp anymore. We're leaning more into sincerity and authenticity in 2022. This links back to the big rise in UGC over traditional commercials, something important to keep in mind for marketing moving into the future. Authentic recommendations and user-generated content perform so much better, commercials have started to feel phony. Do things DIY, and even if it's not perfect, that's the whole point. We are built for imperfection, that's the beauty of being human.I’m so grateful that you’re tuning in today and I hope you love this episode as much as I did recording it.Let’s get straight into it, this is Miki for Female Startup ClubLINKS WE MENTION:Miki's InstagramTushy's WebsiteMiki's WebsiteThe Artist's Way BookSave on your TUSHY purchase by using the code: STARTUPCLUB15Female Startup Club's InstagramDoone's InstagramDoone's TikTokSIGN UP FOR 1800-HYPEGIRL HOTLINE HERE: femalestartupclub.norby.liveTo redeem 1 month free of Norby's Basic Plan use code "FSC" here: https://join.nor.by/Learn more about Dymo at Dymo.comIn partnership with Klaviyo, the best email marketing tool for eCommerce businessesFemale Startup Club's YouTubeFemale Startup Club’s Private Facebook GroupSay hello to Doone: hello@femalestartupclub.comFemale Startup Club + Clearco: Clear.co/partner/female-star


15 Aug 2022

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Episode 193 - Disruptive Marketing and Building Edgy, On-Brand and Fridge-Worthy Ads with Miki Agrawal of Tushy

eCommerce Evolution

I’ve never met anyone quite like Miki Agrawal. She’s incredibly creative. No really. She once hosted a “funeral for a tree” at an old cathedral in NYC hosted by comedians and actors. It drew a crowd of thousands, generated millions in free press, and helped shed light on the toilet paper waste that her company TUSHY can help solve.  She understands trends in marketing. She knows how to grab attention. So much so that she was banned by the NY transit authority from running subway ads. Which led to a PR fight that she won…and in the end, got more press and attention than if they hadn’t been banned.  She’s also warm and kind and FUN.  She’s created multiple 9-Figure businesses and has garnered some pretty incredible recognition. She was named "Fast Company's Most Creative People", “Young Global Leader” by the World Economic Forum and INC's “Most Impressive Women Entrepreneurs”. She’s also the author of #1 best selling books Do Cool SH*T and Disrupt-HER. In this episode we unpack Miki’s wacky, impossible-to-forget and wildly successful marketing strategies and tactics. Here’s a look at what we cover: How Miki was banned from advertising on the NYC subway and turned that into a huge PR win for her brand THINX. How to use Accessible + Relatable language.  How to create ads that are both effective and “fridge worthy”. How iteration is perfection. How to start with play to create great ideas.


18 May 2022

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Talking S*** with Tushy (Feat. Miki Agrawal, Founder)

Future Commerce Podcast: eCommerce, DTC and Retail Strategy

The Super Bowel MovementWe admit, we were talking s**t about Tushy on a recent Senses email, only because our team was very intrigued by the Super Bowel campaign, and of course this prompted conversation between our teams and here we are, dropping poop jokes on the showTUSHY is the modern bidet brand that washes your butt clean after you poop.“Make something that you would be curious to click on. It changes the way you make art and the way you create and do things. It truly is all about authenticity.”-MikiShowing authenticity in marketing and in gerneral, in being a brand, is important because it matches people up with a brandMiki looks at things in a three prongs thesis:Best in class product. No matter the product, it has to be cool, intriguing, delicious and elevate your life.Artful design across every touchpoint of the brand/product. “It's considered artful design across every touchpoint of our brand, when it makes you open your heart.” -MikiAcessible, relatable language. Have the authentic conversation like you're texting your best friend“The things that we do aren’t just for the sake of them, but to open up a broader conversation.” - Miki“The antidote to late capitalism is more human connection and more fulfillment of us having deeper conversations.” -PhillipAssociated Links:Learn more about Miki Agrawal and TUSHY- Use FUTURETUSHY for 10% off your purchase! Tushy’s Super Bowel Campaign Subscribe to Insiders and Senses to read more of our hot takes! Listen to our other episodes of Future CommerceInfinite Shelf Season 2 OUT NOW!Stay tuned for our newest season of Step by Step…coming soon!Have any questions or comments about the show? Let us know on Futurecommerce.fm, or reach out to us on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, or LinkedIn. We love hearing from our listeners!


11 Mar 2022

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Miki Agrawal on Finding Success Through Fighting Shame


Periods, poop, and gluten-free pizza—talking openly about these unpopular topics are how Thinx and Tushy co-founder Miki Agrawal made her name in the business world. But going against the grain wasn’t an easy journey for Miki, and as Miki tells Alex—it took a long time for her to get over the hurdle of needing to succeed in order to feel worthy of love.Click here to listen to the full episode "Meeting My Coach" from Founder's Journal.For more info on our presenting sponsor, check out https://projecthealthyminds.com.Full transcripts for all Imposters episodes available at https://imposters.morningbrew.com


1 Mar 2022

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The Art of Doing Cool Shit w/ Thinx and Tushy Founder, Miki Agrawal

The Michael Caz Podcast

Miki Agrawal is a social entrepreneur who uses creativity and disruptive innovation to challenge the status quo and change culture. She is the founder of several acclaimed social enterprises: TUSHY, THINX, and WILD. She is also the author of the #1 best-selling books, DO COOL SH*T, and DISRUPT-HER. In today’s episode Miki is sharing her 15 years of entrepreneurial adventures and early experiences.  Resources: Home Page Books Instagram


14 Feb 2022

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How to Create a Disruptive Physical Product with Miki Agrawal

Entrepreneurs on Fire

Miki Agrawal is a social entrepreneur who uses disruptive innovation to challenge the status quo and change culture. She is the founder of several acclaimed social enterprises: Wild, Thinx, Icon & Tushy and she is also the author the best-selling book Do Cool Shit. Her next book is Disrupt Her and will hit bookshelves in January 2019. Her innovative message has been featured in major media including the New York Times, ABC, CNN, NBC, and Miki was named  in “Fast Company’s Most Creative People” and in INC’s most impressive women entrepreneurs. Sponsors: HubSpot: A CRM Platform that gives you exactly what you need to help your teams thrive. Learn more at HubSpot.com! Thinkific: The easiest way to turn your expertise into revenue! Try Thinkific for free today at Thinkific.com/eof!


6 Feb 2022

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MBS362 - Do Cool Sh*t Quit Your Day Job and Start Your Own Business with Miki Agrawal

Matt Brown Show

Miki, a successful serial social entrepreneur and angel investor, pulls back the curtain to reveal how you can live out loud, honor your hunches, and leave nothing on the table. Start your business on a shoestring budget, nail your brainstorming sessions and product testing, and get free press coverage—all while living your best life.Whether you’re a recent college graduate trying to find your way in the world, or a professional with a dead-end job and big dreams, Do Cool Sh*t will make you open your eyes, laugh out loud, and shout, "I can do that!"

1hr 1min

3 Jan 2022