@theASAPbravo: When did you start vaping? And how did you get into vaping?
@teddy_dampft: I started with the ego-t 7 years ago. A friend told me, that his mom smokes 😊 e-cigarettes. I asked him:” What the hell is an e-cigarette ? He showed me the ego-t and i was excited that i can vape apple,vanilla and so on.
@theASAPbravo: How long have you been vaping?
@teddy_dampft: Now seven years. After a year i started to smoke cigarettes again. Now again since 4 years i am vaping.
@theASAPbravo: What ignited the spark in you to start a new business venture (or become a strong enthusiast) in the vape industry? How did the idea for your business come about?
@teddy_dampft: 2015,november i was in a whatts app group for vaping. Someone sold 1 metre clapton coils for over 2,50€. That was too expensive for me and i thought, man,when he can made them, than you also. Then I thought about how this could go and make a video on youtube ( how to make a clapton easy ). That was the beginning and after discussions with @mind_forge on facebook, I start with building on Instagram
@theASAPbravo: What three pieces of advice would you give to anyone who wants to become entrepreneurs/influencers?
@teddy_dampft: Patience , a woman with many hobbies 😊, and a good mentor who pushes you at the beginning
@theASAPbravo: If you had the chance to start your career in the vape industry over again, what would you do differently?
@teddy_dampft: directly buy a good camera
@theASAPbravo: What would you say are the top three skills needed to be a successful entrepreneur/influencer?
@teddy_dampft: Photography skills, build skills, ambition
@theASAPbravo: What have been some of your failures, and what have you learned from them?
@teddy_dampft: There are many small failures. Important is to learn from mistakes
@theASAPbravo: How long do you stick with an idea before giving up?
@teddy_dampft: After three four hours, than i try something else
@theASAPbravo: How many hours do you work a day on average?
@teddy_dampft: I work in a prison/jail for young/youth people. Eight hours
@theASAPbravo: Describe/outline your typical day?
@teddy_dampft: Working, eating , cleaning a little bit the house and than it changes. Sometimes i go out with my wife, build something or spend time to my other hobbies or do nothing 😊
@theASAPbravo: What motivates you?
@theASAPbravo: How do you generate new ideas?
@teddy_dampft: Try and errors. I am a braider and there are not so many tutorials for this kind of builds. So I have to find out everything myself
@theASAPbravo: How far are you willing to go to succeed?
@teddy_dampft: first my parents,wife and friends, than my hobbies. It´s a hobby and that’s good so. A hobby should be fun and not stressful
@theASAPbravo: What is your greatest fear, and how do you manage fear?
@teddy_dampft: Boredom. That is the reason why i have so many hobbies 😊
@theASAPbravo: How do you define success?
@teddy_dampft: Recognition by other coil builders
@theASAPbravo: How do you build a successful audience/customer base?
@teddy_dampft: Either people like what i do or not.
@theASAPbravo: Do you believe there is some sort of pattern or formula to becoming a successful entrepreneur/influencer?
@teddy_dampft: Be creative and build something what no one before has built
@theASAPbravo: Who has been your greatest inspiration?
Mind_forge and widowmaker have fantastic build skills and very good photography skills. belaw805 has for me the best photography skills in this community. Tomyneque is my inspiration for braids. I hope he start with building again.
@theASAPbravo: What is your favorite aspect of being an entrepreneur/influencer?
@teddy_dampft: Help other builder and to share my pattern
@theASAPbravo: To what do you most attribute your success? What would say are the five key elements for starting and running a successful business/influencer account?
@theASAPbravo: What has been your most satisfying moment in the industry?
That the community is so helpful.
That pure atomist support me . Was my first big sponsor
@theASAPbravo: How do you go about marketing your business/page? What has been your most successful form of marketing?
@teddy_dampft: Good pictures and rare builds
@theASAPbravo: In one word, characterize your life as an entrepreneur.
@teddy_dampft: Fulfilling. Hope it’s the right word 😊
@theASAPbravo: What are your hobbies? What do you do in your non-hustle time?
@teddy_dampft: Photography, to build 3d printer, create stuff for building with CAD programs, bicycle
@theASAPbravo: What makes you happy?
@teddy_dampft: That my family is healthy
@theASAPbravo: What sacrifices have you had to make to be a successful entrepreneur?
@teddy_dampft: less time to fly my rc planes 😊 That is okay
@theASAPbravo: Excluding yours, what company or influencer do you admire the most?
@theASAPbravo: What is your favorite (I know that’s a tough one so if you can’t decide) What is your current setup?