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  • 00:39

    HCMx Radio 11: Using Analytics to Predict Outcomes and Improve Performance

    in Business

    Hosts: Rachel Cooke, COO, Brandon Hall Group and Michael Rochelle, CSO, Brandon Hall Group


    Guest: Bob Blondin, Vice President at Xerox Learning Services


    Topic: The challenges and opportunities organizations are facing with measurement and analytics.



    Defining success and measuring results of learning programs are so critical to the performance and the financial health of an organization. Our guest, Bob Blondin, Vice President at Xerox Learning Services. Bob acts as the firm’s chief learning strategist. Prior to that, he spent twelve years as a partner at Ernst & Young.  He has provided strategic learning services to a variety of Fortune 500 clients.  Bob has significant experience working at the executive level to align business goals with learning strategies.  During this episode, we spoke about some of the challenges and opportunities organizations are facing with measurement and analytics.  


    We are in the era of constant change enabled by technology.  ILT still exists and will never entirely go away, but with dispersed geographies, diverse and global workforces the learning environment is drastically changing and the method of delivery being offered through numerous channels such as mobile, social, gamification, etc., raises new concerns in understanding what to measure and how to measure, not to mention the use of analytics.  We shared examples of leading practices from high-performing award-winning organizations, the use performance support, job aids and tools such as Vestrics and KnowledgeAdvisors, how to overcome challenges that organizations are facing, how to create an environment for measurement, and lastly, how to use analytics to predict outcomes and improve performance.


    Recorded June 17, 2015

  • 00:05

    Do You Have A Top 10 List For Your Business?

    in Business

    Listen to expert business advice and thought leadership to grow and improve your business with Howard Lewinter, business advisor to CEOs, presidents and business owners for over 25 years.


    Today's 5 minute Talk Business With Howard podcast topic is... Do You Have A Top 10 List For Your Business?


    CEOs, presidents, founders, business owners across the United States trust Howard Lewinter's business advice to solve business problems, increase business profits and live entrepreneurial dreams of running a successful business with less stress.


    For more business advice and business tips, follow Howard on Twitter: @HowardLewinter - or connect with Howard on LinkedIn.

  • 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.

  • 00:31

    BLT - Business Life Transitions with guest Glenn Murray

    in Marketing

    This weeks guest is Glenn Murray.


    Glenn Murray Established 220 Communications as a vehicle to expand charitable endeavors and market the arts.  220 Communications has grown to include marketing consulting, publishing , music and events . The company has held various promotions  in Chicago, Dallas, Detroit, Memphis, Dallas, Atlanta, and Milwaukee. In 2010, 220 Publishing was launched and has published books by over 25 authors in all genres including fiction, inspiration and self help.


    He was selected by the Chicago Defender as one of the "50 Men of Excellence" and selected for Who's Who Black Chicago. He also is a member of the Smart Marketing For Small Business Consortium made up of entrepreneurs across the U.S. and has been a frequent guest of the Smart Marketing For Small Business Radio Show. His latest venture is as a partner in the wine brand Love Cork Screw.


    Business Life Transitions is a radio show that talks about you and your business.  It will help you understand how to re-invent yourself, your business, and your life.


    Join Brian Basilico & Jan Marino every Monday Morning at 9am CST.


    Brian Basilico


    His best selling book, “It’s Not About You, It’s About Bacon! Relationship Marketing in a Social Media World!” simplifies the way social networking can help you grow your business.


    Recognized as one of the Top 40+ Digital Strategists in Marketing for 2014. 


    Jan Marino


    YOU are the product. YOU are valuable. YOU are on a mission and Jan can help guide you become even more successful.  She's the manager of the Linkedin Chicago group (87,000 members) and a business owner-High Gain Companies, Inc.

  • 00:05

    It's Time To Give Serious Thought To The Success Of Your Business

    in Business

    Listen to expert business advice and thought leadership to grow and improve your business with Howard Lewinter, business advisor to CEOs, presidents and business owners for over 25 years.


    Today's 5 minute Talk Business With Howard podcast topic is... It's Time To Give Serious Thought To The Success Of Your Business.


    CEOs, presidents, founders, business owners across the United States trust Howard Lewinter's business advice to solve business problems, increase business profits and live entrepreneurial dreams of running a successful business with less stress.


    For more business advice and business tips, follow Howard on Twitter: @HowardLewinter - or connect with Howard on LinkedIn.

  • 01:00

    How To Have More Clients Than You Can Handle, with Todd Tressider

    in Marketing

    When I'm on Facebook or LinkedIn, one of the most popular questions I see is, "How can I get more clients?" 


    Everyone needs clients or customers to make their business successful. But it's not always easy. 


    How would you like to have more clients than you can handle? Todd Tressider can show you the way. 

    In this call, learn: 



    The difference between push marketing and pull marketing. 
    How to build a client focused website designed to convert your ideal clients buying process. 
    Defining the ideal client and their buying process 
    and so much more 

  • 01:01

    The Business of Music with Grammy Award Winning Producer Kevin "Khao" Cates

    in Business

    Wealthy Sistas® Radio Connecting Business with People, Stories, and Music


    LIVE Tuesdays 11 AM EST | LISTEN LIVE 347-838-9278  AND/OR 24/7 @WEALTHYSISTASRADIO.COM


    THIS WEEK'S EPISODE: Kevin "Khao" Cates, is a multi-platinum Grammy award winning producer with over 30 Million records sold with such artist as Jay-Z, TI, and R  Kelly to name a few.  A major player in the music industry, Khao, maintains full control over his production and publishing—a feat almost unheard of in his field. A philanthropist -  He is the Founder of Bridge Da Gap, a non-profit that uses HipHop for educating students. He is also the founder and creator of KOOLriculum  a technology that supports learning for K-12. 


    Wealthy Sistas® Radio, is a production of Wealthy Sistas® Media Group, Each week the host Deborah Hardnett interviews extraordinary business owners who share their real life, uncensored and uncut stories of triumphs and mishaps on their journey. Each show is packed with sound business concepts that offer solutions to business professionals globally. And is intertwined with some of the greatest R&B music of all time. Listeners will find Wealthy Sistas® Radio show both informative and inspirational and entertaining.


    Wealthy Sistas® Media Group – Promoting Positive People


    Learn more about our Host Deborah Hardnett and services at wealthysistasmedia.com

  • 00:43

    Getting Organized To Do Business Virtually

    in Self Help

    iCloud, Facetime, virtual meetings, conference calls how do you incorporate new technologies and techniques without getting overwhelmed?  Join me and returning guest experts Lynn Edwards, Virtual Excellence and Varinia Robinson, VCR Consulting as we discuss how we can become more effective and grow our business by embracing virtual practices.


    Lynn has successfully helped business owner manage their Email Marketing, Social Media, Shopping Carts and Websites with a caring tenacity for seeing each of these area grow.  Providing directions in these areas has helped her clients see a boost in their list building, social media and sales


    Varinia C. Robinson, MBA, VCR Consulting is an Information Technology leader with eighteen-years of experience, including the development of IT strategy, managing data and call center operations, project and program management, vendor management, cost/productivity management and staff development.


    Want a FREE audio book? Go to Audible.com and you can get one. Listen to today’s podcast to find out which book I recommend for you. 

  • 00:34

    Does Your Trustee Know How to Transfer Your Assets at Time of Death?

    in Legal

    Do you know when and how a Successor Trustee is supposed to distribute your estate once your gone--know exactly what his or her duties are?  Remember, if you have business assets, they should also be in your trust along with your personal assets, and should be properly evaluated and distributed according to the trust's intent.


    Join Bill and Rick for this revealing show on a Successor Trustee's duties and have a pen and piece of paper handy to take some notes.


    See more episodes @ http://bottledbusinesssenseshow.com


    Want to be a guest?  Contact us @ botledbusinesssenseshow@gmail.com

  • 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

  • 00:15

    Effingham County Navigator Team receives grant from Enmarket Encourage Health

    in Business

     (SAVANNAH, GA) Tuesday, August 25, the third lecture in the 2015 Enmarket Encourage Health Education Series, “How to Train for a 5K,” will be presented by Chris Ramsey from Fleet Feet Savannah. After the sudden loss of Robert Espinoza, Ramsey will present the lecture in honor of his memory. Ramsey has worked alongside Espinoza for 4 1/2 years.


    The Encourage Health grant donation will be presented to the Effingham County Navigator Team, a not-for-profit support group and recreational program for children with special needs and different abilities. The group provides recreational activities such as basketball, baseball, soccer, cornhole and bowling.Founder and President Pauline Shaw talks with Laurie Ross today about the value of this donation.


    The Effingham County Navigator Team will also be raising funds on Saturday, August 29 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the enmarket located at 6188 Highway 21 South in Rincon. During this “Enmarket Dollar Day” there will be opportunities for the Effingham County Navigator Team to receive $1 for every car wash, $1 at their charity table and $1 donations will be accepted at the enmarket cash registers.


    This Enmarket Encourage Health presentation will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Auditorium of the Savannah Morning News, located at 1375 Chatham Parkway in Savannah. A healthy lunch will be provided by local business sponsors. Attendance is free and open to the public, but RSVPs are required at Healthy Savannah’s website, http://healthysavannah.org/event-signup-how-to-train-for-a-5k/.


     


    more information can be found at: http://www.effinghamcountynavigatorteam.com

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