What You Can Learn about Pitching Your Business from the Latest Season of Shark Tank

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You’re an entrepreneur, so you have no time to watch TV, right? Well, a show that might be worth your time is ABC’s Shark Tank. The show, which just launched season 10, gives budding entrepreneurs the opportunity to pitch their ideas to a panel of...

How Atlanta Born CaJa Popcorn Continues to Bootstrap Its Way to Success – Nick McCormick, Owner

As Atlanta’s food scene blossoms with help from the BeltLine, Ponce City Market, and other exciting city attractions, a diverse group of chefs have come up with innovative concepts in order to cook on their own terms. One of these chefs turned entrepreneurs is...

Wise Guy: Guy Kawasaki Reflects on His Larger Than Life Entrepreneurial Spirit

 On today’s show, we have a Silicon Valley icon who needs no introduction, Guy Kawasaki. Guy has been a titan of the tech world ever since joining Apple’s original Macintosh team in the 1980s as one of their top marketing evangelists. He is also...

Business Coaching: The Secret to Becoming a Successful Entrepreneur – Felicia Phillips, Master Business Strategist

You work hard to grow and expand your business, but at some point, your company is likely to hit a wall. If your business has reached a point where it seems like no matter what you do, you aren’t reaching the next level of...

Six Ways to Fight Anxiety as an Entrepreneur

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The very nature of entrepreneurship can breed feelings of anxiety and stress. From not knowing if you will make enough profit to the challenge of handling everything on your own, entrepreneurship can bring intense emotional and mental strain.   If you are experiencing feelings of...

6 Free or Low-Cost Online Courses That Will Help You Become an Expert Entrepreneur

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To say that entrepreneurship is hard is an understatement. It is one of the most challenging journeys someone can undertake. Mainly for the reason of having to wear a variety of hats. Until you have the funds and infrastructure to pay someone else, you...

Is Entrepreneurship Stalling? This Year-long Study Turned Up Some Interesting Results

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This country was built by those willing to take a risk. That character continues to shape America, as entrepreneurs remain vital to this nation's economy. This is particularly true of small business entrepreneurs as today’s small business is tomorrow’s game-changing giant. For this reason,...

How to Combat the Fear of Failure and Win in Business – Alan Weiss, NYT Best-Selling Author

Every entrepreneur knows that in order to be successful, you have to get out of your comfort zone and challenge yourself again and again. However, people tend to let their insecurities or the fear of failing, hold them back. Here today to tell us...

King of Pops CEO Steven Carse Shares How Atlanta’s Beloved Popsicle Company Continues to Flourish

Whether it’s at Piedmont Park, Ponce City Market, or at your local grocery store, chances are you’ve heard of our next guest. Today, we are on location at the King of Pops Worldwide HQ in downtown Atlanta with Steven Carse. Steven is the co-founder...

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...
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How Georgia Continues to Dominate the FinTech Industry – Larry Williams, President & CEO...

The Atlanta Small Business Network was recently on-location at the 2019 Fintech South Conference where we caught up with Larry Williams, President, and CEO...
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Practices to Ensure a Great Customer Service at Your Business

They’re the reason you’re in business, and if you play your cards right, they’re the reason you’re successful. Customers are and should be the...
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Simple Habits to Improve Your Critical Thinking Skills

If there’s one skill common to all of history’s greatest minds, it’s probably critical thinking. Critical thinking, which involves reasoning and processing information in...
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How the SBDC Continues to Help MokiPops Popsicle Company Grow and Succeed – Amber...

The idea of starting your own business might sound daunting at first, but the good news is, you don’t have to do it alone....
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From Trailer to Triumph: How Atlanta’s Sweet Auburn BBQ Became a Favorite Among Foodies...

According to the Georgia Restaurant Association, industry sales are predicted to exceed $25 billion by the end of this year with 50% of restaurant...
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