The Atlanta Small Business Show on CBS46 and Peachtree TV: Episode 19 – [08.03.19]

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On this week’s episode of The Atlanta Small Business Show, we kick off the show with a portion of The Atlanta Small Business Profile with host Ted Jenkin where he welcomes Amanda Wilbanks, CEO of Southern Baked Pie Company. We then hear from Heather Rogers, Owner of Simply Organized on how to improve day-to-day operations by staying organized. Next, we dive into HR and recruiting strategies for small business. Traditional recruiting methods no longer cut it, and in order to attract the best talent, small business owners have to get creative. To discuss this, we sit down with three members of HIVE Talent Acquisition, a staffing solutions firm.

After a short break, we talk to Don Dodds, Founder of M16 Marketing on creating a marketing strategy that will help accomplish your long-term goals. From there, we move on to a conversation with Andrea Smith of The ADS Agency and Business consultant Mark Collier who discuss how to create business distinction in a competitive market. We wrap up the show with Todd Kohout, CEO of T. Hudson Risk Advisors who talks about choosing the right insurance for your business. Be sure to tune into this week’s show!

Southern Baked Pie CompanyAtlanta 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 of her home for her neighbors. Watch Now

Improve Day-to-Day Operations with These Organization Tips From Heather Rogers, Owner of Simply Organized
Being unorganized is not only stressful but can be costly for your business. Here to tell us how business owners can get a handle on their clutter and improve day-to-day operations is Heather Rogers, Owner of Simply Organized, a company dedicated to making your life easier through the power of organization. Watch Now

HIVEHow Atlanta Based HIVE Talent Acquisition is Delivering Innovative HR Solutions to Small Businesses
Recruiting strategies are constantly evolving and adapting to changes in the job market and candidate expectations. Traditional methods no longer attract the top talent, and it’s the recruiters’ job to get creative. To discuss this topic in more detail, ASBN host Bridget Fitzpatrick recently caught up with Dana Neiger, Veronica Jenkins, and Caroline Chamberlain of HIVE, a global search, staffing, and Human Resources solutions firm located right here in Atlanta. Watch Now

ADS AgencyHow Andrea Smith of The ADS Agency Used SBDC Resources to Create Distinction in a Competitive Market
The market for advertising firms is a crowded one, and it’s often difficult to create noticeable distinction between agencies. However, we spoke to one woman who is leveraging her connection with the SBDC to do just that. We recently caught up with Andrea D. Smith, founder of The ADS Agency and Mark Collier, Business Consultant at the UGA Small Business Development Center in Dekalb County. They joined to discuss how Andrea began her own advertising agency right here in Atlanta and the steps she’s taking with the SBDC to grow her business. Watch Now

M16 MarketingCreate and Carry Out a Marketing Strategy That Will Help Accomplish Your Long-Term Goals – Don Dodds, M16 Marketing
In this segment, we are joined by Don Dodds, founder of M16 Marketing, one of the most successful web design and digital marketing companies in Atlanta. In 1997, he moved to Atlanta and landed a contract with Bellsouth building hundreds of websites for small business owners transitioning them from the yellow pages to the web. Today, M16 continues to help its clients succeed by consistently delivering strategic, service-driven, smart and focused digital marketing services. Watch Now

Finding Affordable Insurance That’s Right for Your Small Business – Todd Kohout, T. Hudson Risk Advisors
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 variety of options that small businesses have when choosing and paying for insurance is Todd Kohout, CEO at T. Hudson Risk Advisors LLC. Watch Now

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