LEARNING ON THE GO WITH SBDC PODCASTS
We are so excited to share our great experts with you on the go!
Quick Ways to Access Our Podcasts on BlogTalkRadio
- Stream or download directly from our BlogTalkRadio homepage
- Subscribe to our iTunes feed and download the podcasts to your smart device
- 5/3/16: Executive Call: Ep 3 – Step Up to Start-Up
Featured Guest: Jill Ryan, Ryans Commercial Maintenance
Sometimes, starting a business isn’t your first plan. Then it ends up being your best one. This interview with Jill Ryan of Ryans Commercial Maintenance outlines their business journey. When their job situations changed, Bill and Jill Ryan leapt toward entrepreneurship and never looked back. They found an unmet need in the marketplace, plus the inner resolve to make their fledgling company succeed.
- 5/3/16: Executive Call: Ep 2 – Get on the Franchise Fast Track
Featured Guest: Boynton Weekes, Franchise Specialist, FranNet
How can you get on franchise fast track? Ask FranNet, the most respected leader in franchise consulting services, helping entrepreneurs realize their dreams of business ownership. FranNet represents over 150 franchised concepts in automotive, retail, B2B, education and technology. Listen now for Franchise Specialist Boynton Weekes’ expertise on the pros and cons of owning your own business, and how you can achieve your goals too.
- 4/18/16: Executive Call: Ep 1 – Is Your Small Business in Need of a Corporate Turnaround?
Featured Guest: Charles Evans, Senior VP of Corporate Turnaround
Don’t miss this vitally important interview with Charles Evans, Senior VP of Corporate Turnaround, about restructuring, fine-tuning your finances and the pitfalls to avoid. Featured on CNN, CBS News, in The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal, Corporate Turnaround can make the difference between success and shutting doors for good.
- 4/7/15: Brian Smith – Founder of UGGs “The Birth of a Brand”
Featured Guest: Brian Smith, Founder of UGGs
Brian Smith, Founder of UGG boots and author of The Birth of a Brand, went from surfer to waves of success. In this interview, Brian takes us through all the wipeouts, the crashes and the thrills of creating a brand and building a successful company. Learn how he remained grounded by some sharp life (and business) lessons. Listen to this 55-minute interview to find out when to approach the BIG stores with your product, how to know when your marketing is off the mark and much, much more.
- 3/10/15: Your Social Media Consultant Jennifer Gardella Tackles “In Social Media Sanity”
Featured Guest: Jennifer Gardella, Your Social Media Consultant
In this 55-minute interview session, Jennifer Gardella will give you the facts about getting your business going on social media and how to be sane about it. Jennifer is a resident social media expert who also is a feature contributor to the Huffington Post.
- 2/20/15: SBDC Counseling – Potential for Profits
Featured Guest: Lorraine Allen – Regional Director for ASBDC at TCNJ and Lilian Mauro – Assistant Director at ASBDC at TCNJ
If there were resources available to help you grow your business, increase sales and decrease costs, would you want to know about them, especially if it has already been pre-paid by the government? Of course you would! This 22-minute session will discuss counseling and how it can benefit your business, the difference between counseling, consulting and coaching, what a counseling session is like and how you can learn more about the local Small Business Development Center near you.