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  • 01:01

    Using Research

    in Education

    We will discuss how to effectively use research to reach a successful outcome.


    As usual, we will also discuss two delicious recipes for sharing. The "safe" recipe will be Asian Noodle Chicken with Vegetables, and the "adventure" recipe will be Moroccan Spice Fish.

  • 00:35

    Episode 1060: Research to Tactics

    in Training

    This radio show will discuss all of the research conducted with the fire service by the UL Firefighter Safety Research Institute.  Guests from fire departments that have served on the technical panels of the research will share their perspectives and how they have incorporated the results into their departments.

    Host Steve Kerber is the Director of the UL Firefighter Safety Research Institute. He has led fire service research and education in the areas of ventilation, structural collapse, and fire dynamics. A 13-year veteran of the fire service, with most of his service at the College Park Fire Department in Prince George's County Maryland where he served at ranks up through Deputy Chief.  He currently serves on the Advisory Board of Fire Engineering and the Fire Department Instructors Conference.  Steve has also been appointed to the rank of Honorary Battalion Chief by the FDNY.

  • 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

  • 00:31

    LinkedIn Expert Theresa Merrill on "Talking Business" #12 with Ken Kraetzer

    in Marketing

    LinkedIn expert Theresa Merrill "Talks Business" with Ken Kraetzer of CBSIServices


    A LinkedIn marketing trainer, social media coach and speaker on personal branding, Theresa Merrill guides business professionals on how to leverage LinkedIn to enhance their online identity, engage with their target audience and stay informed of industry and individual changes in order to generate leads and uncover business opportunities.


    A frequent speaker on LinkedIn, social selling and content marketing, combining 20 years of broadcast sales with a passion for social media, Theresa founded Sell Social Media, a sales and marketing consulting firm.  Reach her on 1-201-566-1351, merrill.theres@gmail.com or LinkedIn: Theresa Merrill, Twitter @SellSocialMedia


    The host of "Talking Business" is Ken Kraetzer, Vice President at Harrison, NY basedwww.CBSIservices.com 914-630-3457 or kkraetzer@CBSIservices.com.


    Since 1972 CBSI has provided insurance based marketing programs such as warranty extensions, travel protections, and premium services to many of the largest credit, debit and checking account programs. CBSI has a team of customer service program managers who supervise contact centers which support our programs.

  • 00:11

    RileyNicole Designs is featured on The Business Forum Show with Kevin Hunter

    in Business

    Host Kevin Hunter features Megan Andrew of RileyNicole Designs. Megan has an interesting story behind her trendy kid's clothing business venture. She loves dressing up her kids and she wanted to try something new and venture out of her comfort zone. Megan is able to work from home, and through collaborating with other shop owners, she is surpassing her business goals. She is one of the few business people who has written goals. If you haven't written down your goals and made a plan on how to reach them, tune in and hear how Megan has used this process to help her business grow. 


    You may see Megan Andrew's shop at: 


    https://www.etsy.com/shop/RileyNicoledesigns?ref=hdr_shop_menu 


    rileynicoledesigns@gmail.com

  • When Do I Need to Register My Company in Another State?

    in Legal

    Many business owners and investors doing business in multiple states often wonder whether their company, which is set up in one state, also needs to be registered into the other state(s) where they are doing business. In analyzing whether you need to register your out of state company in a state where you do business or own property it is helpful to understand two things: First, what does the state I’m looking to do business in require of out of state companies; and Second, what is the penalty for failure to comply. 


    Join Bill and Rick to explore these practical distinctions in order to keep your business protected and prosperous.

  • 00:36

    Interop Business Matters: Leadership with General John Michel

    in Technology

    This inaugural episode of Business Matters explores the subject of leadership with former Air Force Brigadier General John Michel, the Chief Strategy & Innovation Officer and President of MV International, the largest private provider of paratransit services and the largest privately-owned passenger transportation contracting firm based in the United States.


    General Michel joined MV after a successful 26-year career in the United States Air Force, where his most recent assignment was leading NATO’s 14-nation effort in Afghanistan to build the $6.7 billion Afghan Air Force. In this capacity, General Michel developed organizational requirements, messaging, and risk-adjusted financial plans resulting in savings of more than $2.1 billion, while enhancing logistics accuracy and improving maintenance system performance. General Michel's team received the Defense Department’s highest award for innovative nation building efforts.


    John Michel believes that leaders are made and not born. In addition to his extensive experience applying leadership lessons in the military, he is one of the nation’s premier experts in the field of leadership with a Doctorate in Transformational Leadership from Bakke Graduate University in Seattle. He's also served as the Chief Change and Learning Strategist for the United States Transportation Command, the country’s premier global transportation provider. In this live webcast, General Michel will describe the approach he uses to evaluate every new project and management assignment along with the formula he's developed for getting the best possible results in every management situation.

  • 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.

  • 00:59

    The Future of the Electricity Grid – New Business Paradigms

    in Business

    This month's podcast features the World Business Academy's take on domestic and international economies, the state of US politics, and a future vision for the global energy system. Our guest is leading electricity economist and futurist Lorenzo Kristov, Ph.D., who recently authored the article The Future History of Tomorrow's Energy Network in Fortnightly Magazine (paywall).


    Please support this service by becoming a Member or Associate Member of the World Business Academy.


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  • 00:46

    Benefit Your Business

    in Business

    Join us on June 29th at 2pm EST for a discussion of successful company culture drivers that support employee happiness, engagement and retention. The conversation will feature perspectives from leaders in the small business space. We hope you can tune in and continue the conversation on Twitter using #MetLifeSmallBiz.


    David Mills is MetLife's Senior Vice President, Small Market Leader.


    Carol Roth (carolroth.com) is a national media personality, former investment banker, investor, speaker and author of the New York Times bestselling book, The Entrepreneur Equation. She is currently an on-air contributor for the national cable television station CNBC.


    SmallBizDaily (smallbizdaily.com) combines decades of experience reading and writing about entrepreneurship with its new experience as a startup to share a unique take on the world of small business.


    Susan Wilson Solovic (susansolovic.com) is an award-winning serial entrepreneur, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Amazon.com top 100 and USA Today bestselling author, media personality, sought-after keynote speaker, and attorney.


    Small Business Trends (smallbiztrends.com) is an award-winning online publication for small business owners, entrepreneurs and the people who interact with them. It is one of the most popular independent small business publications on the web.

  • 00:55

    Buying Business Metrics; Work/Life Balance

    in Business

    Ernie Feirer, Vice President & General Manager Commercial Insurance at LexisNexis on what to consider when buying a business.


    Tonya Hood talks about work-life balance in a 24/7 world of small business management.