Gene McCubbin is the President of PopLabs. Gene is a thought leader, influencer, visionary, and successful entrepreneur. Gene provides the leadership and energy that has inspired the creation of Pop Labs. Gene McCubbin joins other leading Bestselling Authors, International Speakers, Entrepreneur, and President ‘s taking part in our Leader Roundtable Interview Series. The DotCom Magazine editorial team is delighted to have Gene join us for our Leader Roundtable Interview.
Let’s start by telling us about your business.
Marketing consulting firm specializing in small business exposure and branding digitally.
Q: Please tell us how you make sure your customers will become raving fans of your company?
Low prices combined with high-touch client services.
Q: Please tell us the one thing that separates your business from the competition?
We cater to small and mid sized businesses vs large projects or corporations.
Q: And to finish this section, Please tell us what is the one major key to your company’s success?
Understanding entrepreneurs and their business motivations.
Q: For our readers just starting to build a company, what advice can you give entrepreneurs just starting out with a new venture?
Be cognizant of your team, finances and customer relations.
Q: For entrepreneurs seeking to build a business as successful as yours, what big piece of advice can you give them when times get a little challenging?
Q: In today’s fast changing business environment, how do you stay abreast of things?
Constant influx of news in my industry and that of my clientele.
Q: What is your “Why”? In one sentence, why do you get up in the morning?
Grow my business, create opportunity for my clients and staff members.
Q: In one sentence, what is the most important thing one has to do to be a great leader?
Stay focused on the company’s stability.
Q: In one sentence, describe how important your customers are to your business?
The customers ARE your business.
Q: In one sentence, describe a positive way that technology can make the world a better place?
Using technology to bring people together vs using it as a barrier or distraction.
Q: In one sentence, tell us how something positive to motivate our readers?
Success is typically slow…so is failure.
Q: In one sentence, tell us how you start your day to get ready?
Coffee, news, exercise.
Q: In one sentence, describe how you handle rejection and setback?
I learn from it and press forward.
Q: In one sentence, describe what your hiring philosophy is?
I look for smart, unique, confident people.
Q: In one sentence, describe how you keep your sanity in a competitive business environment?
Reading, exercise, travel.
Gene McCubbin, thank you so much for participating in the DotCom Magazine Leader Roundtable Interview Series. We appreciate you participating in this important roundtable interview series, and helping our readers learn more about what it takes to build a great company and become a great leader. We wish you, your family, and of course Gravitate PR, nothing but the best.