"If you started a business today, you still have something that another brand would want to tap into. It really just comes down to being able to communicate that and identify that in your business."
- Jess Ruhfus, The Monica Kade podcast
Jessica Ruhfus is the Founder & CEO of Collabosaurus, an online match-making platform for brands. She believes that business collaborations are necessary to build a modern business, gain exposure in new locations and reach audiences in an authentic way. Whether it be for event, product or social media collaborations, Jess built Collabosaurus as a way to source and create growth opportunities in any industry. Jess has also spoken for Apple, General Assembly, The Australian Style Institute, Collective Hub, ADMA & The College of Event Management.
I have to say this was one of my favourite interview of late - mainly because of Jess' lively and genuine passion for what she does. Gosh, it's infectious. A very inspiring conversation that so many business owners or entrepreneurs can benefits from. So sit back and devour up this dose of insightful woman totally walkin' her talk.
> What inspired the idea to launch Collabosaurus
> How she got to where she is with Collabosaurus today
> What insight she has for new business owners who are in start up phase
> Whether she recommends sharing ideas or sitting on ideas before sharing them
> Why Jess believes collaboration and brand partnership are powerful
> How relevant is social media and large following for collaborations
> What career she’d like to attempt if she wasn’t in this one?
> What Jess believes is her best asset?
> What Jess is afraid of?