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mental health

Addressing Mental Health at Work: Essential Steps to Support Employees

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to have a significant impact on individuals and businesses across the globe. With remote work continuing to play a key...
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Why it’s Never Too Late to Improve Your Business Value Proposition

Whether you run a small firm or large organization, your success boils down to overcoming challenges and ensuring a unique value proposition in the...
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7 Tips Entrepreneurs Can Use When Onboarding Remote Employees

Remote employees are a staple in startups. Hiring remotely allows entrepreneurs to dip into deeper talent pools, and are generally more affordable as remote...

How to Win More Repeat Business by Improving the Customer Experience

Customer experience expert, New York Times best-selling author, and international keynote speaker Shep Hyken, has released new...

The Atlanta Small Business Profile – Mico Yuk, BI Brainz

On this edition of the Atlanta Small Business Profile, host and small business expert Ted...

13 Unlucky Reasons Why Startups Fail and How You Can Prevent Them From Happening – George Deeb

Why do so many startups fail? George Deeb, Managing Partner of Red Rocket Ventures and...

How to Become Your Own Boss in as Little as One Year

If you find yourself stuck trying to determine how to take that business idea from...

How Proactive Phone Calls Can Boost Sales for Your Small Business

Are you still using the phone to generate sales in today’s digital retail environment? If...

Working From Home vs. the Office—Is One Better Than the Other?

Many companies transitioned to a work-from-home model as the coronavirus progressed across the country. Today,...

The Golden Rule of Influencing Peers in a Small Business Setting

In May, we took a look at the leadership development from the middle of an...

American Music Producer Ronnie “Lil Ronnie” Jackson Gears Up to Launch Einnor Studios in Alpharetta

Often referred to as the Hollywood of the south, Atlanta has become the new epicenter...

Influencing New Employees to Adopt Your Small Business Culture

What is the difference between influence and impact and how can you use this to...

The Current State of Small Business Development with GA Chamber of Commerce Pres. Chris Clark

Over the past 18 months, small businesses nationwide have grappled with the many challenges of...

How this software entrepreneur found success by identifying gaps in the car buying experience

Welcome to another episode of Founder Focus, the ASBN series that focuses on the journeys of some amazing startup founders. Today, host Steve Greenfield is joined by serial entrepreneur Brice Englert, founder of TradePending, one of the most innovative software solutions...

A Look Inside the Home Improvement Franchise Business with Tom Wood of Floor Coverings...

Welcome to another episode of Atlanta Franchise Today with host Leslie Kuban, expert franchise consultant and owner of FranNet Atlanta. Atlanta Franchise Today is dedicated to bringing entrepreneurs and business owners the best practices and tips for their franchise goals. The boom...

How to best execute a powerful email marketing campaign – Erik Beene, UGA SBDC

Digital marketing was thrust to the forefront of marketing strategy due to last year’s pandemic. Email marketing has emerged and a leading strategic tool for businesses everywhere. On this week’s episode of The Playbook, host Mark Collier, business consultant for...
sales

How Understanding the Emotional State of Your Consumers Can Lead to Better Sales

Think about your last purchase…was it an emotional one? On today’s show, we’re pleased to welcome Jeff Shore, founder of Shore Consulting, trainer, and author to discuss the emotional aspect of a purchase decision. Shore’s work has been featured by NBC News, Fox...

Understanding the Key Elements of Choosing a Franchise Territory

Welcome to another episode of Atlanta Franchise Today with host Leslie Kuban, expert franchise consultant and owner of FranNet Atlanta. Atlanta Franchise Today is dedicated to bringing entrepreneurs and business owners the best practices and tips for their franchise...

Small Business Banking: What You Need to Know – Andrew Shannon, Wells Fargo

The 2020 pandemic was the most transformative event in recent memory.  Business sectors all over the world scrambled to pivot and recalibrate and the commercial banking world was no exception. Due to the pandemic, businesses presented an entirely new set...
customer experience

How to Win More Repeat Business by Improving the Customer Experience

Customer experience expert, New York Times best-selling author, and international keynote speaker Shep Hyken, has released new research into the state of customer service and experience called the A.C.A or Achieving Customer Amazement Study. On today’s show, Shep joins anchor Jim Fitzpatrick to...

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A Look Inside the Home Improvement Franchise Business with Tom Wood...

Welcome to another episode of Atlanta Franchise Today with host Leslie Kuban, expert franchise consultant and owner of FranNet Atlanta. Atlanta Franchise Today is dedicated to bringing...

Understanding the Key Elements of Choosing a Franchise Territory

Welcome to another episode of Atlanta Franchise Today with host Leslie Kuban, expert franchise consultant and owner of FranNet Atlanta. Atlanta Franchise Today is...

How You Know You Are Prepared to Franchise Your Business –...

Welcome to another episode of Atlanta Franchise Today with host Leslie Kuban, expert franchise consultant and owner of FranNet Atlanta. Atlanta Franchise Today is dedicated to bringing...
mental health

Addressing Mental Health at Work: Essential Steps to Support Employees

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to have a significant impact on individuals and businesses across the globe. With remote work continuing to play a key role across many industries, the mental health of employees is being severely tested.   More than ever...
value proposition

Why it’s Never Too Late to Improve Your Business Value Proposition

Whether you run a small firm or large organization, your success boils down to overcoming challenges and ensuring a unique value proposition in the market. A unique proposition is essential to survive and thrive in a competitive business landscape. Now,...
remote employees

7 Tips Entrepreneurs Can Use When Onboarding Remote Employees

Remote employees are a staple in startups. Hiring remotely allows entrepreneurs to dip into deeper talent pools, and are generally more affordable as remote workers require fewer direct benefits. In fact, online job searches for remote jobs jumped 460%...
startups

How Startups Can Drive Growth in a Competitive Landscape

In the digital age, there is no generic one-size-fits-all formula for startups to drive growth in a competitive market. Startup founders need to understand that there is no such thing as an overnight success. It takes a strategic approach...
organizational culture

The Need for More Progressive Organizational Culture in 2021

In 2021, organizational culture plays a vital role in the success of a company. But the health and success of an organization involve its customers and employees. It has become clear that modern-day culture needs to be more diverse....
virtual assistant

Why Your Small Business Should Hire a Virtual Assistant

No matter how organized and efficient you are as a small business owner, the mountains of paperwork and constant customer demands can really overwhelm you. If your small business is running you ragged, you may be thinking about hiring...
customer experience

What Makes an Optimal Customer Experience in 2021?

The focus of most website owners is to improve brand positioning and boost traffic. You’d be surprised to see how many businesses often overlook the elements that lead to optimal customer experience. Since there’s no specific formula to improve...
social media

How to Provide Great Customer Service on Social Media

Businesses are increasingly offering customer service on social media sites. Twitter, in particular, is getting to be a platform where customers and businesses interact. This presents some challenges, especially when customers aren't satisfied. The following are some ways to...
digital marketing

The Future of Digital Marketing is Different than You Think

The COVID-19 pandemic halted global economic order, but it managed to speed up digital marketing operations. In fact, throughout the pandemic, many businesses managed to transition to remote work and understood the significance of digital marketing.  For many entrepreneurs and...

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