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How to Forge an Ironclad Brand for your Business – Lindsay Pedersen, Brand Strategist and Best-Selling Author

 Every business owner knows that building a company brand is more than choosing a color scheme and logo. Truly effective branding creates distinction among your competition and occupies valuable real estate in the mind of your customer. To learn more about brand building strategies...

Four New Atlanta Development Projects That Impact the Business Ecosystem

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As the rankings have down, entrepreneurship and innovation in Atlanta are on the rise. More and more startup and small business owners are making the city their own. Much of this is due to Atlanta's growing entrepreneurial ecosystem. From incubators to tech hubs, Atlanta...

Atlanta Small Business Profile – Amanda Wilbanks, Southern Baked Pie Company

 On this week's episode of the Atlanta Small Business Profile, our host, Ted Jenkin, caught up with Amanda Wilbanks, CEO of Southern Baked Pie Company. Amanda talks about how she began her pie baking business and how it all started by baking pies out...

How this Atlanta-Based Logistics Startup is Building a Global Distribution Network – Sean Henry, Founder & CEO, STORD

One of the fastest growing industries in Atlanta, Supply chain logistics is a complex flow of synchronization and teamwork that requires continuous innovative solutions. And with the influx of e-commerce, warehousing and distribution solutions are at the forefront of every retailer’s mind. On today’s...

Effective Strategic Planning for Small Businesses at the Midyear Point

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We recently closed out the 1st half of the year and many small businesses are currently in the process of forecasting for the balance of 2019. Savvy small businesses understand the value of revisiting their strategic plan at the mid-year point. Those small businesses...

Capital Access, Counseling, and Contracting: How Georgia Works to Supports Small Businesses – Mark Collier & Terri Denison

On this episode of the Atlanta Small Business Network we welcome Terri Denison, Georgia District Office Director at the U.S. Small Business Administration, and Mark Collier, Business Consultant at UGA Small Business Development Center in Dekalb County. They share with us the way in...

Why Your Small Business Needs to Worry About Cybersecurity

"I'm not a target; it won't happen to me." These are the words most individuals and small businesses probably say when they think about cybersecurity if they even think about it. Most small businesses think that cybercriminals and hackers are going to go after...

Just Add Honey: How Brandi and Jermail Shelton Turned Their Passion for Tea into a Thriving Business

 For a lot of us, hobbies usually just stay hobbies. But at its core, entrepreneurship is about turning a passion for a product or idea into a full-fledged business, and that’s exactly what our guests today did. We’re pleased to welcome Brandi and Jermail...

Inventory Management: Five Ways to Ease the Process and Reduce Costs

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If you are a retail business or are selling a product of any kind, inventory management is likely a considerable part of your business operations. From ordering and shipping to handling storage, inventory can bring much complexity to your business dealings. This is especially...

What to Prioritize When Selecting Healthcare Plans for Your Business – Katie Mahoney, U.S. Chamber of Commerce

 At first glance, choosing a healthcare plan for your business looks increasingly complicated and expensive, however, it doesn’t have to be. Here to lend us some insight and guidance about this important topic is Katie Mahoney, Vice President of Health Policy for the U.S....

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The Atlanta Small Business Show on CBS46 and Peachtree TV: Episode 17 – [07.20.19]

Want your business featured on The Atlanta Small Business Show? Tell us your story! And if you would like to advertise with ASBN, give...
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How to Maintain Your Influence in Business Relationships – Bob Burg, Co-Author of the...

As an entrepreneur, you have numerous business relationships to manage on a daily basis. They could be employees, vendors, or clients, and you need...
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Four Ways Your Small Business Can Leverage the Gig Economy

Thirty-five percent of the U.S. workforce is engaged in the gig economy as freelancers, according to a 2016 study commissioned by Upwork and the...
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Finding Affordable Insurance That’s Right for Your Small Business – Todd Kohout, T. Hudson...

 Every single business needs insurance, but it's often difficult to find affordable insurance that is right for your company. Here to talk about the...

How Technology is Changing the Way We Hire Employees

How Technology is Changing the Way We Hire Employees Technology is changing everything from the cars we drive to the ways we gather and share...
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