2021 Virtual Summit
19 – 21 February, 2021
Amazon, eCommerce and other wealth creation strategies for 2021…
2020 has been one of the most challenging years in our lifetime. A “Black Swan” event that changed the way we work, socialise, travel and so much more. In the midst of the uncertainty, fear and financial devastation, new opportunities have also emerged and fortunes have been made. The question is, how will YOU come out of all this?
As we push into 2021, it is our pleasure to invite you to attend RHINO SCHOOL, a brand new 3-Day virtual event that has been purposefully crafted and designed for the virtual environment. You will experience new content, warmth, interaction and exciting new strategies that will mark the reconnecting of one of the most remarkable online seller communities in the world, the Reliable Education students. Collectively, this group of everyday people has generated more than $1.2B in sales on Amazon in less than 5 years.
After a year of retraction, reflection, and retreat, it’s time to get back on the front foot and charge like the Rhino’s that we are!
Via this brand new virtual event, you will be exposed to an array of your fellow students and the specific strategies and processes they have used to enable them to achieve incredible things on Amazon and beyond.
See you there!
– Adam Hudson & Joe Olejnik
What Happened Last Time
Your Rhino School Teachers
This time around, there will be more speakers, more strategies and more actionable insights than ever before.
You will learn about buying Amazon businesses. You will learn about selling Amazon businesses. And of course, you will learn about building Amazon businesses.
Not only that, you’ll hear from seasoned eCommerce experts who sell outside of Amazon, as well as from professionals from the finance, software, and brokerage sides of the industry.
Want to know about Government grants that are available for Amazon and eCommerce sellers? We’ve got you covered. In fact, our students have already been given hundreds of thousands of dollars in grant money using what you’ll learn through this session alone. These are non-repayable gifts from the Government!
Want to hear from a professional business broker who has sold tens of millions of dollars worth of Amazon businesses? We got you covered there too!
Want to discover a brand new way of financing growth via unsecured lending, secured against the inventory itself? Yep – we got that covered as well.
This event will go even deeper though. You will hear from people who invest in eComm businesses as well as old hands who have built real and enduring wealth from the industry.
Take a look below and see what you’re in for. It’s going to be an amazing 3-days!!!
Co-Founder - Reliable Education
Adam has 25 years of entrepreneurial experience including ownership of Amazon businesses, software companies, a successful animation studio in Hollywood California, and now a commercial landlord to more than 100 tenants. At this event, Adam will be talking about what he’s been up to in 2020, including for the first time, a look into his real estate activities and how he is building through wealth digital businesses.
Reliable Education Veteran and White Rhino Winner (Over $1M a year in sales) Angela has been with Reliable Education as a student since year one. She has won every award we have and remains one of our most popular community members to date. Angela will be sharing the exact process that she now uses to identify winning products for Amazon and how she recently sold an Amazon business.
Founding Partner of MX Store, Angel Investor, Real Estate Developer
Eric is a Reliable Education student and one of the founding partners of MX Store, a multi-million dollar eCommerce company based in Burleigh Heads, Australia. Aside from achieving massive success in the eComm space, Eric has built high rise apartment towers and created dozens of joint ventures across a range of business sectors from food to technology. Eric will be talking about the art of forming partnerships and deal-making.
Highly-Successful Amazon Seller
Florian is from the Sunshine Coast and is one of the most active voices in our private Facebook group where he has helped literally hundreds of students along their paths toward success. In this talk, Florian will be talking about the 5 most important things he implemented into his Amazon brands in 2020 and why now is one of the most exciting times to be entering the marketplace.
Seller & Product Designer
Cris is one of our most popular Amazon coaches who is well known for her extremely practical and actionable strategies that you can implement right away to improve your products and earn more sales on Amazon. As an interior designer, she specializes in choosing the right products based on what’s in the marketplace now, and she has an uncanny sense of what will and won’t sell to Americans based on the price, differentiation and branding. Her talks are always a hit.
Rhino Award Winner
Sachin is a crowd favorite and winner of our coveted Rhino Award. He is quietly spoken but has achieved great things on Amazon after four years on the platform. Sachin will share what he’s been up to lately as his business continues to grow and how he surpassed 1,000 reviews for his products.
Brendan is the definition of “a chilled dude”. Based in Sydney, Brendan had a couple of false starts before he found his Rhino product which has now risen to the top of its category and generated nearly USD $1M in sales for him. Brendan will be talking about what he’s learned from scaling quickly, and how he sources products via his well-trained sourcing agent who has an interest in the success of his products.
Matt & Sharon Sevior
Matt & Sharon are White Rhinos meaning they have surpassed USD $1M in sales on Amazon. Hailing from Perth in Western Australia, they will be sharing how they set their business up from day-one to be super-robust, unaffected by trends and global events. They also focused on simple, physically stable products to limit breakages and returns. They are currently working on building moats around their products, reducing their exposure to competition and low margins.
Vince is originally from New Zealand where he had a very successful finance career, including being the Chief Financial Officer of TradeMe. Vince oversaw the IPO which at the time was the largest IPO in New Zealand’s history. Vince will be talking about how and why he BOUGHT an existing Amazon FBA business and then grew it from $19K/month to averaging more than $120k/month inside of two years.
Rhino Award Winner
Mark is a real estate professional who started an Amazon FBA business as a side hustle. Together with his partner, they grew their Amazon business to reach more than USD $150K in a single month in under three years. Mark’s talk will focus on the key steps that enabled them to choose the right product, source it effectively, and scale it to 6 figures in a month.
Bernard hails from Adelaide in South Australia and is one of our fastest ever students to surpass USD $20K in a month (45 days). Bernard will be talking about how he built an awesome team of experts to get him there, and his specific time and project management techniques that help him maximize every minute he has to spend on building his side hustle.
Nicole & Adrian Summers
Hailing from Western Australia, Nicole and Adrian are salt-of-the-earth Aussies who have quietly achieved great things on Amazon. One month, they surpassed USD $150K in sales. Their talk will be packed with practical, actionable strategies based on the real ups and downs of selling on Amazon.
Based in Perth, Melissa is a mum, a former miner, and the creator of a kick-ass brand that has beaten some of the largest brands in the world on Amazon. She has an incredible sense of what makes people love products and will be talking about how she built a business that consistently generates a solid income from Amazon, almost immune to copy cats and bigger players.
Kim Leedman is an Amazon seller and expert in trade finance, specifically for eCommerce and Amazon sellers. Kim will be talking about how to get unsecured credit to grow your Amazon business quickly. This session is not to be missed.
Justin and Julia Berry
Hailing from Sydney, Justin and Julia are two of the most-loved students in the country. Their story of perseverance and hard work is sure to inspire you. Coming from a brick-and-mortar retail background, Justin and Julia are a case-study in persistence as they had to learn the entirely new world of online selling. Today, they have a multi-six figure Amazon business and are expected to soon surpass the USD $1M a year mark.
CEO - ZonGuru.com
Based in Los Angeles, Jon was part of Adam’s original mastermind when they all decided to start selling on Amazon back in 2011. Jon will be sharing the latest developments from the world of Amazon-tech (not just ZonGuru) and telling you what tools you should be keeping and eye on in order to win market share in clever ways. Jon is all about using data to identify opportunities to win. This talk will be brand new and awesome!
Highly-Successful Amazon Seller
Annika was one of our earliest students and is today one of our most sought after Amazon coaches. She will be talking about crushing is with A+ content, building out your store, as well as showing you the exact strategies she uses to surprise and delight her Amazon customers so that she earns great reviews while NOT having to lower her prices.
Plus, Two Special Surprise Speakers
Surprise Speaker 1
Did you know that some students have been getting thousands (in some cases six figures) in Government grants for their Amazon businesses? These are non-repayable gifts from the Government, designed to help you grow your business. At the event, we have an Australian grants specialist speaking on the exact process of securing funds under these schemes. This is a not to be missed session!
Surprise Speaker 2
Ever wondered what it really takes to sell your Amazon business. This US-Based speaker has sold hundreds of Amazon FBA businesses and is widely regarded as one of the most successful brokers in the business. Discover what buyers look for, how to value your business, and importantly, how to maximize the exit.
Next Level Content
Inspiration and implementation…
Stories of battles fought and won will feed your entrepreneurial soul, as coal-face insights arm you with all the tools needed to carve your own victories. Inspiration must begin the journey, but actionable, implementable strategies & tactics will keep you on the path to success.
With an exquisitely crafted content schedule balanced between inspiration and implementation, you will leave the event with fire in your belly, and a head full of killer strategies.
“Informative, boosting and encouraging for us who are just starting our journey”
Imagine being a fly on the wall during Mastermind meetings of some our most-successful students…
Well, imagine no more! We are assembling panels of award winning Reliable students and together they will share the exact steps they have taken to achieve success in online selling.
“The panels always inspire and give information not found anywhere else.”
Celebrating success together…
Be inspired as you see fellow Reliable Students (just like you) receive awards in recognition of their achievements selling on Amazon.
Many of our most successful Students have cited the Awards ceremony at our past Summits as the inspiration for them to go on and achieve major success selling on Amazon.
What Students Said About Our Last Virtual Summit
I say again – What On Earth Would We Be Doing With Our Lives if it wasn’t for the vision of Adam and Joe… and their faith in dragging our sorry butts into “a new world”…Thank you SOOO much… And really – this was the BEST, most INNOVATIVE, most INSPIRING, most INFORMATIVE, FUNNY, TEARY and Heart Swelling Summit.
WOW, that was remarkable. This weekend moved my to tears so many times – truly inspiring. Thank you RE team for pulling this online summit together at short notice – what an incredible feat. You guys are completely amazing. So grateful to be part of the RE family.
Fantastic Virtual Summit Adam and the team! You smashed it out the park.
I felt I had to put up another post up here because of the summit hype I am still on a high a week later and feel that I have achieved more in the last few days researching new products and another brand that I am starting up. To The RE team thank you. To all the RE family keep on moving. Small Steps now will turn into big steps into the future.
Thank you Adam, Joe and the full RE team…an awesome experience along these three days…pumped up to do a lot more than what I have been doing for the last few months…
Stop it Adam!!! I physically can’t cry anymore.. mind blown!!! Goose bumps and fire all around. Bring it on!!!
Thank you Adam, Joe, all the RE team, the RE community, and every speaker for an absolutely phenomenal summit, fully of positive spirit and learnings for life and business.
An incredible delivery of a great event. Thank you so much to the Reliable Education team. It was three days of absolute value, very relevant to the times. I can’t imagine the time and effort and the amount of work that has gone into this but I am so grateful to be a part of this community and have the privlege of learning from your guys. Please go and have a few days off and a rest. You all truly deserve it xxx Thankyou!!
WOW. This was my first summit and it was truly inspiring, heartfelt and considered. We may have not gotten gourmet sandwiches but we all got front row seats! Thank you to the RE team and all the amazing speakers for pivoting so fantastically to stage such a top class event. Can’t think of a better way to have spent these last few days. Quarantine or no quarantine.
Guys I honestly feel emotionally overwhelmed from what I have been blessed to experience these last few days!! Every single speaker was invaluable and inspiring in their own way and we truly have come away much richer for the experience!! We cannot thank you enough and feel so blessed to be part of this amazing community!!
THANKS RE team. To Joe, Adam and the entire team, a very humble and heartfelt thank you for giving us all so much inspiration, wisdom, momentum and knowledge. You’re legends and I’ll be drinking to you all tonight!!!
First summit and can’t wait for the next, thank you RE fam for doing you. We will always have your back fro the value you give us. Much love always.
I’ve got to admit, I didn’t know you guys could possibly capture the spirit and vibe of a summit in a virtual format but you’ve somehow managed to do it and provided so much valuable content and inspiration!
The Reliable Foundation
A chance to give back…
Deeply ingrained in the Reliable DNA is concept of giving back to those less fortunate, through the Reliable Foundation.
At our Summit in 2019 our kind-hearted and giving community raised over $150,000 for JFF.
We furthered this with a donation of $100,000 which has enabled JFF to purchase a much needed Mobile Eye Clinic, allowing them to further serve and provide the precious gift of sight to many more Indonesians in need.