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Advice From the Pros

Being an entrepreneur means that you’ll often blaze your own trail: No guide books, expert advice, coaches or road maps will take you precisely from one step to another, sometimes You’ll have to make it up as you go.

However, like anyone else, you’ll experience moments of doubt and uncertainty. Well, we’re here to help! Our segment, Advice From the Pros features quick business tips, advice, inspiration, and know-how from those that have proved their worth.

How to Fight Against Negativity in the Workplace – Dr. Paul White, Psychologist & Business Coach

 On this segment of Advice From the Pros, Dr. Paul White, psychologist and business coach, discusses the practical ways to avoid negativity at your job. VIDEO TRANSCRIPTION: Hi, I'm Dr. Paul White, co-author of The Five Languages of Appreciation in the Workplace, and I want to...

The Importance of Doing a Trust Audit – Jeanne Bliss, CEO of Customer Bliss

On this segment of Advice From the Pros, Jeanne Bliss, best-selling author, and CEO of Customer Bliss discusses why it is crucial for a business, big or small, to examine their practices and operations through the eyes of their customers. VIDEO TRANSCRIPTION: My name is Jeanne...

How to Properly Conduct Market Research for Your Business Plan – George Deeb, Startup Expert

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One of the first and most important steps in the business planning process is doing the proper market research for your product or industry. This relevant data is necessary in order to develop effective marketing strategies and prepare for challenges you might have down...

Utilizing Positive Self-Talk – Jon Gordon, Business Consultant & Author

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On this segment of Advice From the Pros, business consultant and author, Jon Gordon, discusses how positive self-talk can be the key to overcoming self-doubt. VIDEO TRANSCRIPTION: Hey, I'm Jon Gordon and the best advice I ever heard from Dr. James Gills, the only person on...

Is a Franchise Business Right For You? – Leslie Kuban, Owner of FranNet Atlanta

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On this segment of Advice From the Pros, Leslie Kuban, franchise industry expert, and owner of FranNet Atlanta discusses the countless benefits that franchises bring to the table. VIDEO TRANSCRIPTION: I'm Leslie Kuban with FranNet. If you're thinking about starting your own business, consider a franchising...

The Importance of Interviewing Your Existing Customers – Rand Fishkin, Author of “Lost and Founder”

On this segment of Advice From the Pros, Rand Fishkin, SEO expert, Founder of Moz, and Author of "Lost and Founder" discusses what your business can learn from its existing customers. VIDEO TRANSCRIPTION: Interview your customers, your existing customers. Talk to as many of them as...

Understanding the First Step in Entrepreneurship – Nick Santora, CEO of Curricula

  On this segment of Advice From the Pros, Founder and CEO of the software company Curricula explains what to do first when considering the entrepreneurial journey or thinking about opening up your own business. ________________________________________________________________________ The Atlanta Small Business Network, from start-up to success, we are...

When To Call A Professional For Your Video Marketing – Michelle Amarra, SCB Video TV Marketing

On this segment of Advice From the Pros, Michelle Amarra, President at SCB Video TV Marketing addresses a common question, when do you need to hire a professional for your video marketing needs? Tune-in to hear more from Michelle and be sure to check out her previous...

Out of the Box Thinking for Your Marketing Videos – Michelle Amarra, SCB Video TV Marketing

On this segment of Advice From the Pros, Michelle Amarra, President at SCB Video TV Marketing suggests using video in out of the box ways to connect with your customers. Tune-in to hear more from Michelle and be sure to check out her previous tips, Where to...

Repurpose Your Video Content – Michelle Amarra, SCB Video TV Marketing

On this segment of Advice From the Pros, Michelle Amarra, President at SCB Video TV Marketing recommends repurposing your video content to get the most out of your video marketing budget. Tune-in to hear more from Michelle and be sure to check out her previous tips, Where...
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Get it Right so You Don’t Have to Make it Right – Scott McKain

On this segment of Advice From the Pros, best-selling author and business consultant, Scott McKain discusses how to consistently get it right for every single customer. VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: One...

What Attendees Can Expect From this Year’s Virtual TEDxAtlanta Conference – Jacqui Chew, Organizer

Between new businesses and the unexpected challenges, Atlanta continues to thrive as a city with a rich entrepreneurial spirit that drives many people here....
Dwight Glover

Why Dwight Glover Decided to Purchase an ACE Hardware Store in the Middle of...

2020 was a year of change, pivot and resilience for small businesses across the globe. Many small businesses had to assess and recalibrate by...
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Is Your Small Business Losing Customers to Poor Website Speed?

Have you ever visited a website that was so slow that you immediately clicked off the page? It happens all the time, and it...
Geoff Duncan

Georgia’s Lt. Gov. Geoff Duncan Discuses the State’s Vaccine Rollout and PPP Funding

Today on the Atlanta Small Business Show, we're joined once again by the Lieutenant Governor of Georgia, Geoff Duncan, who discusses the all-important PPP...