How This Community-Inspired Real Estate Fund is Making Waves in the Strong Atlanta Market – Daniel Dorfman

The Atlanta housing market is booming. With low-interest rates and strong resident incentives, Roots Real Estate Fund is approaching renters with community cohesion in mind, while simultaneously attracting strong investors. On today's show, we're pleased to welcome the founder of Root Real Estate Fund,...

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...

How the RCIE is ensuring small business success through the pandemic – Burunda Prince & Mark Collier

The global pandemic has adversely affected businesses across all sectors, and small businesses have been particularly hard hit. More than ever, small businesses are seeking credible resource partners on how to best compete in what has become our new normal. On today's show, guest...

Founder Focus: How Bruce Thompson Created and Sold Several Thriving Tech Startups

Welcome to another episode of Founder Focus with Steve Greenfield, founder of Automotive Ventures. This ASBN original series dives into the inside stories behind some of the most impressive entrepreneurial journeys. In this segment, Greenfield sits down with Bruce Thompson, a serial entrepreneur in the...

Kabbage Co-founder Kathryn Petralia Discusses Small Business Recovery and Maximizing Cashflow

As small businesses continue to recover from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, Kabbage, an Atlanta FinTech disruptor, has collected new data by tracking small business recovery and plans to continue doing so over the next year. On today’s show, we’re pleased to welcome...

6 Valuable Ways Entrepreneurs Can Invest in Themselves

It is no surprise that most entrepreneurs will spend the majority of their time investing in their small businesses. Startup entrepreneurs will usually wear multiple hats. They are the strategist, leader, team builder, marketer, salesperson, and accountant all in one. This is a good...

Business Leader and Venture Capitalist Mike Smerklo Discusses the Importance of Mental Strength for Entrepreneurs

The life of an entrepreneur can vary, but one commonality is the mental strength for the unknown. On today’s show, we have someone who has a deep understanding of successful entrepreneurship, we’re pleased to welcome Mike Smerklo, serial entrepreneur, investor, business leader, and best-selling...

Are You Ready to Go It Alone? Essential Qualities of the Solopreneur Mindset

The entrepreneurial lifestyle has long been a key underpinning of American society. The independent spirit is alive and well in the country, and small businesses are responsible for enormous amounts of job creation and wealth generation.   That is fine for the entrepreneurs in the country,...

How Kirk Halpern Pivoted his Business in Just 13 Hours During the Height of the Pandemic

Learning to pivot quickly is critical, especially during the unprecedented times we find ourselves in, and that is exactly what Kirk Halpern, Founder and CEO of Farmers and Fisherman Purveyors, has continued to do. He pivoted his business at the height of the pandemic...

The Atlanta Small Business Profile – Anna Balkan Designer Jewelry Gallery

On the latest episode of Atlanta Small Business Profile, host and small business expert Ted Jenkin connects with Anna Balkan, CEO of Anna Balkan Designer Jewelry Galley, one of Atlanta's premier artisanal jewelry providers.  Transcription: Ted Jenkin: The story you're going to hear today, you've got...
Zoom

5 Quick Ways to Improve the Value of Your Zoom Meetings

Zoom meetings have become a more regular occurrence since the pandemic of 2020. However, most people are not adept at making sure those meetings...
omnichannel

Five Ways to Improve Omnichannel Customer Experience

The rapid march of technology means that consumers are no longer satisfied with the traditional 'in-person' shopping experience. It is now expected that services offer...
influence

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 organization, with keynote speaker and best-selling author Scott Mautz....

This Entrepreneur is Celebrating 20 Years in the Franchise Business—Here’s How He Became the...

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...