The Small Business Safari

82: From the Machine Shop to the Podcast Studio: Lessons in Mentorship and Entrepreneurship | Jonathon Rivera

Join Jonathon Rivera and I on a deeply personal journey as he shares his experiences navigating a variety of careers, from electrician to real estate agent to successful podcaster. Discover the transformative power of mentorship and apprenticeship in Jonathon’s story, and how they helped him develop his skills and achieve his goals. This episode is a must-listen for anyone on their own entrepreneurial journey, as Jonathon shares actionable insights and valuable advice that you won’t want to miss. Did you know our amazing voices can go beyond just the microphone? Yes, we have video! Subscribe to our YouTube channel here!


Jonathon’s Links:

• Instagram | @thepodcastfactory



(3:12) – Jonathon’s Bio

(13:55) – Mentorship Pays Dividends

(26:00) – Diversifying Your Income as an Entrepreneur


Previous guests on The Small Business Safari include Amy Lyle, Ben Alexander, Joseph Sission, Jonathan Ellis, Brad Dell, Chris Hanks, C.T. Emerson, Chad Brown, Tracy Moore, Wayne Sherger, David Raymond, Paul Redman, Gabby Meteor, Ryan Dement, Barbara Heil Sonneck, Bryan John, Tom Defore, Rusty Clifton, Duane Johns, Beth Miller, Jason Sleeman, Andy Suggs, Chris Michel, Jon Ostenson, Tommy Breedlove, Rocky Lalvani, Amanda Griffey, Spencer Powell, Joe Perrone, David Lupberger, Duane C. Barney, Dave Moerman, Jim Ryerson, Al Mishkoff, Scott Specker, Mike Claudio and more!


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