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    Business Consulting, Strategic Partnerships, and Collaborative Entrepreneurs

    in Business

    Host Lori Wilk of Successipes welcomes Douglas Hale to this show to talk about how he launched his own consulting company based on his business experience in helping business owners for more than 25 years to launch and grow successful companies. Douglas Hale teaches us the power of cultivating strong relationships with other business owners and in constantly learning and being willing to grow. His words of wisdom and experience with more than 30,000+ business owners are invaluable to other business owners. On this show we'll be talking about what businessnes need most.We'll be covering topics of business consulting and who should get the help of consultants and what to look for when they hire others to guide them with the intentions of getting results. Douglas Hale will help our audience consider the value of creating and developing strategic partnerships and some best practices for business success. We'll talk about money and what it means to businesses to be able to have cash flow, sustain growth, to have the tools they need for business operations and expansion, and how to obtain the capital so your business can possibly buy inventory at better prices and reduce costs, thereby increasing profitability. Finally, we'll be talking about what it takes to flourish as a collaborative entrepreneur. Join the conversation at 347.237.5638. You can reach Douglas Hale at (305) 720-5710. http://www.businessfinanceusa.com


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    For your business success call Doug at 


    http://www.BusinessConsultantsUSA.com 


     

  • 00:30

    Developing a Strategic Business Plan

    in Business

    Join June Evans, Program Director of Training and Education for the Center for Minority Business Development and Kelvin Jeter, President of Krendall & Orren Business Solutions for a tantalizing discussion on the importance of a business plan.
    Developing a business plan is essential to the success of any business.  But, the question remains how detailed should the plan be. This segment will discuss how and when a company should invest in developing a strategic business plan.  

  • 01:02

    Dan McCaffery - Building Your Business Through Strategic Direction

    in Business

    We welcome Dan McCaffery, Chairman and CEO, McCaffery Interests.  Daniel McCaffery is responsible for leading the vision, strategic direction, new business creation and enhancement for all aspects of the firm.  Mr. McCaffery has thirty years of experience in the real estate industry and has led the development of more than $2 billion of urban mixed-use projects.


    Before forming McCaffery Interests, Dan worked in Canada and the US with Oxford Properties and BCE Development (now Brookfield), one of the largest and most successful Canadian real estate companies, where he was Senior Vice President responsible for its Midwest and Mountain Operations.


    Dan has been very active with the Urban Land Institute and International Council of Shopping Centers, where he is a sought after speaker and participant on panels and award juries. Mr. McCaffery was educated in Ireland and Canada and earned a Bachelor of Physical Education and a Master of Arts from the University of Alberta.


    Mr. McCaffery was also named #84 in the 100 Most Powerful Chicagoans for 2014 in Chicago Magazine.


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  • 00:22

    Strategic Business Planning Mindset

    in Entrepreneur

    In this daily call you will learn some of the basics of having a business plan and how to implement it. By having the right mindset this will help you be more organized and focused on your objectives.

  • 01:07

    Business Strategic Planning Toolkit

    in Business

    Every business must conduct strategic planning to be successful in business. Today we will discuss some of the tools that you can use in your small business to position yourself for more business now and long term.
    Part of a series by Melody Campbell, founder of the Northwest School of Business.

  • 00:29

    Strategic Systems Integration: Putting Va-Va-Voom in Your Company Vision!

    in Business

    Join us today for Women Leading the Way Radio as Deanna Potter, your host of Sassy Sales and Business Development, interviews Linda Amaro, Co-Founder and CEO of Klarinet Solutions, LLC.


    Linda provides leadership and strategic integration of processes and human resources using the latest Microsoft tools.  Bottom line - she gets the most out of what companies have! With expertise in strategic alignment of corporate vision to long and short term plans, Linda will share with us her experience, techniques, and philosophy on how to implement and maximize business based strategies and systems that will give new life to your business. 


    Effective operational systems are the backbone to every successful business.  In today’s highly digitally based world, ensuring a custom fit for both your customers and your internal needs is critical.  When selecting and implementing a software system for your company, you must be confident that it is efficient and solution based. But how can you be sure?  And whom can you trust? Listen to our expert guest this month and you will find out!


    Deanna Potter is your host of Sassy Sales and Business Development, a show focused on down and dirty conversations from real women on real challenges in how to sell. As a woman business owner for the last 15 years, Deanna has delivered stellar sales results over the course of three downward markets.

  • 00:31

    The Candy Business

    in Fashion

    Your candy gang ladies are back. Bringing you juicy news, sweet treats, sweet or sour reviews, and candy shop. Larissa McRae @mizzchinasky, Ashley McNeill @asshhkatt, Ms. Mack @officialmsmack. We know you missed us but we back for good, spread the news, the livest show on your online satellite airwaves. Come chill with us

  • 00:43

    ATD FACILITATOR ETHAN SANDERS ON STRATEGIC PLANNING

    in Training

    oOUR GUEST IS  ASENIOR FELLOW AT ICF'S ORGANIZATION RESEARCH,LEARNING AND PERFORMANCE DIVISION, AN ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR AT UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND AND AN AUTHOR OF MANY BOOKS, HE WILL DISCUSS THE CHALLENGES OF STRATEGIC PLANNIN

  • 00:28

    The Truth About Business Insurance

    in Entrepreneur

    “You’re not covered,” is the last thing you want to hear your insurance professional say to you when disaster strikes your business.


    Discover the common misunderstandings about business insurance, the industry and its products, and how they contribute to poor decisions in buying coverage for your business when insurance expert James L. Holmes, Jr.  busts myths and shares his insights on Business Confidential with Hanna Hasl-Kelchner on May 28, 2015 at 1 pm Eastern on Blog Talk Radio.


    Jim is the Managing Partner of Sentinel Risk Advisors, LLC, a comprehensive insurance, risk analysis and liability firm that helps guard your assets and guide you in customizing coverage tailored to your business needs.


    Jim is a graduate of North Carolina State University and maintains an active certificate as a Certified Public Accountant. Active in his community, he serves on numerous boards, including as a member of the Board of Governors of the University of North Carolina. He is particularly passionate about operating companies, professional liability, complex casualty, commercial real estate, income properties, and growth companies.

    Tune in to Business Confidential with Hanna Hasl-Kelchner and special guest Jim James L. Holmes, Jr.  from Sentinel Risk Advisors, LLC on May 28, 2015 at 1pm Eastern and discover what you need to know to get the peace of mind that comes with the right insurance coverage for your business.


    Business Confidential with Hanna Hasl-Kelchner is proudly sponsored by the Legal Leverage® Academy.

  • 00:54

    Strategic Planning for your Small Business

    in Entrepreneur

    Today on What Keeps You Up At Night, host Brendan Major is joined by Ann Connor of AdviCoach to discuss the importance of things like strategic planning, smart goals and financial planning in your small business. Ann will be discussing why planning is the most important activity a business owner can do, and how you can do it most effectively. She’ll also talk about the importance of creating achievable goals for your business. Lastly, we'll dive into the financial side of owning a business, everything from balancing a budget, to cash flow and more!


    About Our Guest


    You can learn a lot about Ann Connor from her numbers.  One example, in a down housing market, she helped a home inspector’s sales improve 25 percent and an architect’s sales soar 87 percent.  “One of the smartest decisions I’ve made as a new business owner was to work with business coach Ann Connor,” one client glowed.  She’s helped more than 100 small business owners and non-profit organizations identify their goals, steer them around a multitude of obstacles, and tackle their long-term challenges with a series of manageable steps. 


    Before running her own businesses, Ann learned from others, through management positions with Sam’s Club and C&S Wholesale Grocers.  Her industry expertise includes strategic planning, profit and loss management, inventory control, product marketing and product development.   Ann became certified as an AdviCoach in 2008 because it is the premier source for business coaching and advisory services customized for small to mid-size businesses. 

  • 00:34

    Is Your Business Name Trademarked?

    in Legal

    Trademarks help keep your brand ID safe, with the idea that no one else in the market can come in and use your brand or trademark for a similar thing. In this show, Bill and Rick discuss how you define and apply a trademark to your business that ultimately identifies the source of your product or service and distinguishes it from your competitors.