How to Cope with the Stresses of Owning Your Own Business

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Just maintaining all of the work required for a full-time job is hard enough, but owning a business comes with a lot of additional stressors. Between all of the different things that need to be done, it is easy to get wrapped up in...

The Difference Between Joy and Happiness – Mark Sephton, Best-Selling Author

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With the holiday season fast approaching, your business could see a sharp and fast increase in foot traffic. Between extended store hours, and the added stress of holiday shoppers, it’s important now more than ever to maintain a positive attitude amidst the pressures of...

How One Simple Choice Can Alter the Course of Your Life – Doug Grady, Author and TEDx Speaker

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Productivity is a key element to maintaining and growing a successful business, and simple changes to a conventional business routine can yield more efficient operations day to day. Our next guest has some great strategies to refocus your staff, encourage passion, and build a...

Follow Your Passion, As Long As it Pays – Cory Mosley

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Welcome in to another edition of the Atlanta Small Business Show. We're so excited to have with us today Cory Mosley, small business expert, author, consultant, and fantastic speaker to discuss following your entrepreneurial passion in a smart and responsible way. VIDEO TRANSCRIPT:  Jim Fitzpatrick: Cory, welcome...

How to Turn Rejection into Awesomeness

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How many times have you had to deal with rejection when trying to turn a prospect into a customer? How many times have you been unable to get someone else to do what you wanted them to do? [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4InmaVLctpg] As an entrepreneur, your success depends...

The Art of Staying Focused: Five Ways for Selecting Your Best Business Idea

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We live in a world that embraces 24-7 information sharing. Social media puts everyone’s ideas, strategies, and thoughts on display, while blogs and articles are written by industry thought leaders. It would make sense that the average entrepreneur would feel pressured to forever remain...

Make a Living by Making a Difference – Jess Ekstrom, Headbands of Hope

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Consumers are drawn to businesses that support a cause and companies like Toms, Zappos and others have figured out the formula needed to not only make a living but also make a difference. Joining us today to talk more about building a socially responsible...

4 of Atlanta’s Top Entrepreneurs and What They All Have in Common

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For many entrepreneurs who own a small business, the ultimate goal is to take their brand to national and even global levels. Below is a list of 4 of Atlanta's most prolific entrepreneurs, and the businesses that launched them into the stratosphere. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fMvw1_kd4BE] Sara Blakely In...

How to be Positive and Keep Self-Doubt Out of Your Business

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Branching out on your own and starting a business can be an exciting and uncertain time. There are many challenges to consider when trying to launch a new venture, but the potential rewards are endless. That’s why it's crucial to keep a positive attitude,...

What Does it Mean to Be a Maverick? 3 Leadership Lessons from John McCain

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When John McCain died, scores of praise for the "maverick" politician spread across the internet. But what exactly made McCain such a maverick leader? He was a conservative after all, not a radical. But John McCain wasn't a maverick because he was radical, he...
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8 Strategies to Survive Periods of Low Revenues

If you are running a thriving business, you are in a happy situation. But, every business encounters speed bumps. Sooner or later, you are...
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The State of Startups: What It Is Really Like to Run a Startup Today

Does it seem like technology startups have become increasingly popular over the years? If so, it is not your imagination. A 2017 study revealed...
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How This Georgia Based FinTech Company is Revolutionizing Fundraising – Matt Pfaltzgraf, Founder of...

The economic impact of Georgia's non-profit sector is large. 501(c)(3) and 501(c) charities employ 216,100 workers which is just under 10 percent of the...
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5 Ways to Turbocharge Your Productivity as an Entrepreneur

Important choices need to be made. The staff requires your attention. Product designs need to be approved and marketing proofs need to be reviewed....
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How the Atlanta Beer Bus is Transforming Craft Brewery Tourism – Travis Irions, Founder

With new craft breweries opening up left and right, Atlanta is quickly making a name for itself as an up and coming beer city,...
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