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E49 | Nick Evers’s Fairway to Business: A Golfer’s Grind, Windy City Wonders, and Unforgettable College Capers

Nicholas Evers’ Journey:
Nick Evers shares his incredible journey from the Windy City of Chicago to the sun-drenched greens of Tampa Bay. Listen as he unfolds the story of how a simple friendship blossomed into a thriving business venture. Discover the behind-the-scenes of the real estate market through Nick’s eyes and learn how he tackled the heavy burden of student loans.

Golfing Insights:
Ever wondered how a golfer’s mind ticks? Nick, a two-handicap golfer, dives into the mental game of golf, offering insights on everything from slicing down the fairway to being stuck in a bunker. Sean and Manny also stir the pot on the controversial LIV Golf series and discuss the sport’s titans.

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E48 | William Golston’s Gridiron Glory: Reliving the Buccaneers’ Super Bowl Win, Embracing Retirement Transitions, and Savouring Life’s Finer Moments

Welcome to another exciting episode of Happy Hour Holidaze! In Episode 48, we’re thrilled to bring you an exclusive conversation with Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ defensive end, Super Bowl champion, and NFL stalwart, William Gholston. Join your hosts, Sean Febre and Manny Febre, as they dive deep into the journey of a football legend who has become a pillar of consistency and resilience in the NFL.

William Gholston takes us back to his unforgettable draft day in 2013. Relive the excitement and tension as Gholston recounts his experience at the Motor City Casino in Detroit, the missed calls, and the emotional moment when he finally received the life-changing call from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Hear firsthand how Gholston navigated the early days of his career and carved out a legacy alongside Buccaneers’ greats like Ronde Barber and Derrick Brooks.

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E47 | Garrett Greco’s Tampa Tales: From College Vibes to Real Estate Triumphs and the Quest for a Legacy

Dive into this electrifying episode of Happy Hour Holidaze, featuring the riveting journey of Garrett Greco, a visionary real estate mogul and podcast host from Tampa Bay. As we navigate through Garrett’s transition from spirited college life to establishing a dominant presence in the real estate industry, listeners will find both inspiration and valuable insights.

In this episode titled “Garrett Greco’s Tampa Tales: From College Vibes to Real Estate Triumphs and the Quest for a Legacy,” hosts Sean and Manny Febre engage in a deep dive with Garrett, exploring his familial legacy intertwined with Tampa’s political and social fabric. Discover how Garrett’s roots influenced his ambitious foray into real estate and development, and how he leverages his background to foster community connections and drive success.

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Got burning questions about business, entrepreneurship, or anything in between? We want to hear from you! Send us your queries, and hosts Manny and Sean Febre will answer them on an upcoming episode of Happy Hour Holidaze. Don’t miss this opportunity to get expert insights while having a great time. Simply drop us a message with your questions, and let’s dive into the world of business together!

E45 | Cliff's Chronicle: Crafting Tampa's Digital Buzz, Foodie Fame, and the Pursuit of Social Media Mastery

Navigating Tampa’s Digital Currents: A Deep Dive with Cliff Carithers on Happy Hour Holidaze

Welcome to another enthralling episode of Happy Hour Holidaze, where hosts Sean and Manny Febre explore the fascinating world of digital entrepreneurship with Cliff Carithers, the visionary behind TampaLatest. Episode 45 offers a vibrant mix of insightful business strategies, personal growth tales, and an insider’s look at Tampa’s bustling digital scene. Join us as we decode the secrets behind building a successful online presence in one of Florida’s most dynamic cities.

From Humble Beginnings to Digital Maverick

Cliff Carithers didn’t start with a roadmap to digital success. His journey began as a fresh-faced high school graduate, whose curiosity and drive plunged him into the complex world of SEO and digital marketing. Early in the episode, Cliff shares how his initial experiences working for a local SEO firm laid the groundwork for what would eventually become a thriving personal venture.

As he navigated through the initial challenges, Cliff’s breakthrough came from recognizing a niche for TampaLatest—a platform dedicated not just to highlighting the glossy side of Tampa but to broadcasting a genuine narrative of the city through social media. This approach not only differentiated him from the crowd but also created a loyal community base eager for authentic content.

The Art and Science of Engagement

One of the episode’s highlights is Cliff’s detailed discussion on the art of engaging content creation. He delves into the mechanics of what makes content shareable and engaging, emphasizing the importance of authenticity and strategic planning. Whether it’s highlighting a local business, covering an event, or sharing a piece of city news, Cliff’s approach is meticulous and data-driven, aimed at maximizing reach and engagement on social media platforms.

Sean and Manny probe into the specifics of how Cliff manages to keep his content fresh and relevant. Cliff reveals his strategy of balancing educational and entertaining content, which has been crucial in building and maintaining his audience. He also touches on the tools and technologies that aid his content creation, from scheduling tools to analytics software that helps track performance and engagement metrics.

Navigating Brand Partnerships and Growth

A significant portion of the conversation is dedicated to exploring Cliff’s partnerships with major brands like Busch Gardens and Red Bull. Here, Cliff provides a playbook on how budding digital entrepreneurs can attract and maintain fruitful collaborations. He stresses the importance of alignment in brand values and audience demographics, which ensures that partnerships resonate well with existing followers while attracting new ones.

Cliff’s narrative is a testament to the power of strategic growth and networking. His ability to leverage relationships into opportunities has seen TampaLatest become a pivotal part of Tampa’s digital and real-life communities. This segment is particularly enlightening for listeners interested in understanding the dynamics of brand partnerships and influencer marketing.

Ethics and the Future of Digital Influence

In an increasingly digital world, the ethical considerations of influence and content creation are more relevant than ever. Cliff and the hosts discuss the responsibilities that come with a large online following, including the impact of their content on public opinion and individual behavior. This part of the episode shifts to a more reflective tone, where Cliff shares his philosophy on transparency and integrity in digital communications.

Looking ahead, Cliff expresses his ambitions for TampaLatest, revealing plans to expand into real estate and other sectors. His vision for the platform encompasses a broader service offering, aiming to match Tampa residents and newcomers with ideal living situations through engaging, informative content.

Conclusion: Lessons Learned and Glasses Raised

As the episode winds down, the hosts reflect on the key lessons from their discussion with Cliff. For aspiring digital marketers and entrepreneurs, Cliff’s story is a blueprint for thoughtful growth, resilience in the face of adversity, and the importance of staying true to one’s values.

Listeners are left with a mix of actionable business insights and a dose of inspiration, all served up in the convivial, relaxed atmosphere that Happy Hour Holidaze is known for. So, raise your glass to new learnings, a ripple of laughter, and the endless possibilities that await in the digital world.

Don’t forget to tune in next week for another episode of Happy Hour Holidaze, and in the meantime, follow us on all platforms for more episodes that blend business savvy with life’s lighter moments.

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