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  • 01:01

    Business Launches IV

    in Business

    This is the last in our series of how to launch a new business. My guests are changing how to be self employed in Brooklyn, and how we lose weight.
    Andy Smith is creative director at The Yard, a coworking and private office space in Brooklyn, sometimes the forgotten borough. With over 100 companies working in tech and creative fields, The Yard offers month-to-month memberships with 24/7 access, giving startups the space to grow and cultivate their businesses. From web development to graphic design, music management to cartography, the companies that call The Yard home are innovative, enterprising businesses that together make for a creative and sustainable community. Hosting weekly events like art exhibitions, meet and mingle happy hours, workshops, classes and networking events, The Yard's amenities extend beyond the customary Wi-Fi and free coffee. Find more at: workattheyard.com,  on Twitter @WorkAtTheYard, and on Facebook/workattheyard.
    Michelle Falsetta is a serial entrepreneur, a worldclass female bodybuilder, fitness model, and one of NYC's premier personal trainer, fitness instructor and nutritional counselor. Having built a lucrative business in the World of Mixed Wrestling events, she has been featured in NY Daily News, NBC, the Gazette, and others media outlets. She is now a spokesperson and saleswoman for Advocare products, the premier health and wellness company offering world-class energy, weight-loss, nutrition, and sports performance products along with a rewarding business opportunity. Are you up to the challenge?  Find more: www.advocare.com/130131746
    So tune in, call in, chat in, tweet in, and remember, stay inspired!

  • 01:01

    Business Launches III

    in Business

    This week I bring you two more small businesses who are launching into the deep.
    Tony Bacigalupo is founder of New Work City, and he is changing the game on how people do business in New York. Established in 2008 as a coworking community for independent workers, it grew out of a grassroots effort to establish a dedicated space for people who work from home to gather. Right now it is home to over 150 freelancers and startups. You can stop talking to the cat, and talk to real people! Find out more at www.NWC.co
    Kelapo Coconut was founded 3 years ago by Erin Meagher. While finding great success as an online business, they have grown to the point where they had to begin stocking stores. They have now launched their wholesale division, and their products can be found in 50 states on grocer's shelves in large chain stores. With each and every jar, they strive to deliver the freshest, highest quality coconut oil and ensure the fair and ethical treatment of the farmers who cultivate it, while incorporating eco-friendly practices to protect and preserve the planet’s natural resources. Find them @ www.Kelapo.com
    So tune in, chat in, tweet in, and as always, be inspired!

  • 00:33

    3. Business Stress: Is It Killing You and Your Business?

    in Entrepreneur

    If you dread going to work on Monday morning  - YOU”RE STESSED!


    You probably knew that – but what you may not know is how bad it really is for you.


    Discover the heavy toll stress could be having on you and your business when Hanna Hasl-Kelchner interviews award winning, social psychologist, Dr. Deb Carlin, author of Build the Strength Within: Create the Blueprint for Your Best Life Yet.


    Dr. Carlin focuses on people’s attitudes and perceptions and helps them gain clarity to maximize their potential and performance.


    Her consulting practice, Partners In Excellence, is best known for having repeated success turning negative situations into positive and productive ones. Many identify her work as enhancing corporate culture, improving community unity, and enhancing communication within groups of all types and sizes. 


    Dr. Carlin is also a sought-after public speaker who has shared her expertise in hundreds of audio programs, radio shows, and videos, including her own BlogTalkRadio show: The K Factor.


    She is affectionately known by her fans and clients for her warmth, sincerity and world-class treatment.


    Tune in to hear how you can transform stress that drives you crazy into fuel that can turbo charge your success.


    This program is proudly sponsored by the Legal Leverage® Academy.

  • 01:01

    Business Launches II

    in Business

    Each week as I broadcast this show, I implore my listeners to reach deep, find their passion, and launch a business, in their spare time, after work, on weekends, or even during lunch. This week's guests are women after my own heart!
    You don’t have to quit your day job!” is the bold message coach and speaker Tai Goodwin delivers to women ready to  pursue their purpose. Tai is editor-in-chief of Launch While Working, a site dedicated to those who dare to launch a business without quitting their job, reaching thousands of purpose-driven professionals each month. She  helps her clients create the life, work, and prosperity they really want. You can find her at: launchwhileworking.com. As a special treat, one of her clients, Sharon Nickey, will chat with us about the success she found using Tai's proven methods, as she left her corporate job to begin her career as a relocation specialist.
    Also with us will be Anna D. Banks, MAS, GCDF, Work-Life Transitions Business Coach for Women Entrepreneurs, CEO of Imagine More LLC and host of the Living Fully after 40 Radio. Anna is also a contributing author of Masters of Networking, the author of more than 100 articles, Baby Boomer Pre-Retirement Tips and creator of the soon to be released coaching program, Launch During Lunch: "Turning Passions into Profits While Still on the Job". This program coaches men and women experiencing job loss through corporate downsizing, restructuring and layoffs. Find her @:LaunchDuringLunch.com.  
    So tune in, call in, chat in, and tweet me during the show with your questions for myself or guests, @grandmasecrets. And remember, stay inspired!

  • 00:31

    Transforming Business - A Shaman's Perspective

    in Business

    Musician, shaman, and author Francis Rico Hayhurst combines ancient and modern shamanic wisdom with a irrepressible advocacy for having fun and enjoying life – assisting his clients, students and fellow adventurers in awakening to the gift of their lives. He will be sharing his experience with collaboration in the music business and how it is indeed possible for all to prosper and thrive. Join us for this enlightening and inspiring show

  • 00:30

    The Refractive Thinker®: Vol. IX: New Edition launches this week

    in Entrepreneur

    Welcome to the Refractive Thinker® Radio Show hosted by the award winning and international bestselling author Dr. Cheryl Lentz, The Academic Entrepreneur.


    Meet the scholars of the award winning doctoral anthology series: The Refractive Thinker®, where we focus on getting doctoral research off the coffee table and into the hands of business owners who can benefit from the results. Academic Research Solutions for Business Results.


    Join us each week for 30 minutes of thought provoking radio, every Tuesday Morning at 9 am MST, designed to discuss emerging topics in higher education and business.  We will meet today’s industry thought leaders and college professors leading the way. 


    This week’s guests include a special presentation regarding our new book: The Refractive Thinker®: Vol. IX: Effective Business Practices in Leadership and Emerging Technologies that launches this week.  Please find the eBook and eChapters on Amazon.com Kindle throughout the week.


    For additional information regarding the award winning series, The Refractive Thinker®, to learn about doctoral scholars in our community, as well as to purchase books in the series, visit www.RefractiveThinker.com;  Books may be purchased in paperback and eBooks, as well as eChapters available on Kindle via Amazon.com

  • 00:38

    What are the Benefits of Running a Family-Owned Business

    in Business

    Join Bill and Rick with their special guest, Daphne Mallory, ESQ., to discuss the benefits and marketing strategies unique to a family-owned business. Once formalized, a family business can lead to not only prosperity in the workplace, but more quality time developing family relationships, as well as emotional ties that forge new commitments of trust between business owner and clients. Daphne Mallory, Esq. is a Contributor for The Entrepreneur Magazine and The Huffington Post, media personality, and international speaker and trainer on Family Business.


    Moreover, her work and life has been featured on ABC, CBS, Fox and NBC, The Dr. Oz Show, Self Magazine, Woman’s Day, Essence Magazine, Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly, Brown Alumni Magazine, and Black Enterprise. She is the talk show host and producer of Family Business with “Daphne” on 103.9 FM KDKI.

  • 00:28

    10 Ways to Market Your Home Based Business

    in Entrepreneur

    Having a home based business is super cool! Having people know about it is even better! Market your home business with these 10 marketing strategies to build awareness of your brand.

  • 01:01

    Small Business Meetings; More

    in Business

    Rabiah Sutton, SBC Industry Chair, discusses an exciting event for small business leaders.


    Mike Payne, the Product Manager for Presenter at ClearSlide,talks about bringing team members together.


    Successful small business leaders, experts, accountants, lawyers and other specialists offer advice, guidance, strategies and suggestions to help small business managers increase profits, add sales, better manage cash flow, improve employee management and streamline operations.

  • 00:31

    Having a Home Business Should be Super Fun!

    in Entrepreneur

    Let's talk about making your business fun. It will make you much more attractive and it help you build bigger, better and faster! Show up and be fun! Make your opportunity look attractive to others who are in the J.O.B. jail!

  • 00:43

    Are You Social Selling Your Business

    in Social Networking

    Are You Social Selling Your Business?


    Social Media isn't just for kids anymore.  It's a powerful strategy for every small business owner and entrepreneur.  It's no longer an option.  It's a way to attract talent and customers, help you sell your products and ideas, and establish your credibility and authority in your market space.  Experts refer to it as Social Selling your business.


    If you connect with your target market using social media to promote your product or service, you're Social Selling.  Join Rick & Bill and learn 3 simple tips to help you leverage the power of social selling your business.

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