3 Critical Questions Entrepreneurs Need to Ask About Their Marketing Plans with Mike Michalowicz

Mike Michalowicz
Are you struggling to effectively market your business? If so, Mike Michalowicz, serial entrepreneur, leader of two new multi-million-dollar ventures, and author, recommends asking yourself three critical questions which can be found in his latest book titled, Get Different: Marketing that Can’t Be Ignored....

Why Community Service is at the Heart of this Franchise Brand

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. On today's episode, Leslie...

How This Atlanta-Based Entrepreneur is Taking Energy Infrastructure to the Next Level

Energy consumption, costs, and efficiencies are at the forefront of everyone's mind. I'm joined today by a true pioneer in the energy consumption solution space. On this week’s episode of The Playbook, host Mark Collier, business consultant for the UGA Small Business Development Center, is...

Sales Trainer Jeff Shore Discusses Finding Your Business Stride During the Holiday Season

As a salesperson or business owner, it is easy to get discouraged during ‘the most wonderful time of the year’, as business slows for many. This is why it is important to manage your energy during this time—but you might be asking yourself how?...

Building a culture of trust in your small business with CultureWise’s David Friedman

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The last time we spoke to David Friedman, Founder, and CEO of CultureWise and author of "Culture by Design: How to Build a High-Performing Culture Even in the New Remote Work," we talked about the importance of employee trust in CEOs. Today, David joins...

The Atlanta Small Business Profile – Tiffany Lopez, Barista Lab

Barista Lab
Today on the Atlanta Small Business Profile, host Ted Jenkin has a conversation with Tiffany Lopez, Owner of Barista Lab. Barista Lab is diligently bridging the gap between coffee manufacturing companies and coffee consumers. The company provides a selection of premium equipment, with top-of-the-line...

How Long Does Opening a Franchise Actually Take?

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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. Many people exploring buying...

The Importance of Reducing Economic Disparity and Fostering a Diverse Business Community

The North Carolina Institute of Minority Economic Development was founded in 1986 to expand and diversify the state's economic base by providing direct support to minority and women-owned businesses. Now it's known as the National Institute of Minority Economic Development and spans a five-state...

Bridge for Billions Co-Founder Pablo Santaeufemia Discusses Mentorship Program for Black Entrepreneurs

Bridge for Billions is one of the largest networks of entrepreneurship programs globally, connecting early-stage entrepreneurs with opportunities. Bridge for Billions partnered with Visa to offer mentorships to support Black and African American entrepreneurs in U.S. cities like Atlanta.  Although this year’s mentorship application period...

VC Expert George Deeb on the Four ‘Ms’ of Evaluating Startups

George Deeb
At some point in your startup journey, you're going to need some capital to expand. That is for sure. So what do investors look for when evaluating startups? What's attractive and what's not? On today's show, we're talking to George Deeb, Managing Partner of...
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Is Your Small Business Using Collaborative Software? If Not, Should It Be?

For larger established teams, collaboration software is indispensable, but for early-stage start-ups with few or no employees, there may not yet be a need....
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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...

How to Negotiate the Lease For Your Franchise Storefront or Office Space

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

Elevate Your Startup’s Growth Strategy with These Methods from Diana Kander

If you’re a small business owner or entrepreneur looking for growth, it’s important to understand how to compete effectively and that may require some...
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Considering an Accelerator Program to Launch Your Venture? Here’s What You Need to Know

Startup accelerators are a great way and an excellent resource for ventures to quickly move into the next phase of their careers. In essence,...