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Donna Maria at INDIE Business

INDIE Business Podcast


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Hosted by award winning small business advocate, speaker, and expert Donna Maria Coles Johnson, Indie Business Radio is a weekly 30-minute program featuring interviews and informative discussion with today's top small business experts, authors and influencers. Guests offer their "in the trenches" insights and tips to help you be successful both personally and professionally as you manage and grow your business. Since 2005, Indie Business Radio airs LIVE every Monday at 1:00pm EST. We began hosting on Blog Talk Radio in October 2010. Shows prior to that time can be streamed and downloaded at

On-Demand Episodes

As a small business owner, you have to be careful who you hire. The right employee can propel your business forward. The wrong one can send you straight to the poor house. Garrett Miller, co-author of "Hire On A Whim: Four... more

Dal LaMagna, founder of Tweezerman and author of "Raising Eyebrows: A Failed Entrepreneur Finally Gets It Right," joins us to share tips on how to turn the seeds of failure into the flowers of success. Dal LaMagna is a serial... more

Marybeth J. Mattingly, Ph.D., Director of Research on Vulnerable Families of the Carsey Institute at the University of New Hampshire, shares changing gender roles in the family, workplace equity, and work/family balance in an age of... more

Joe Calhoon, speaker and author of "The 1-Hour Plan for Growth," joins us to share how planning aspects of your business on a single sheet of paper can take you and your enterprise to the next level. Get out your pen and paper. Let's go!

Lisa Shultz and Andrea Costantine, co-authors of "The Speaking Your Truth Book, join us to share how to overcome the major hurdles to becoming a self-published author. Join and get the info you need to make 2011 the year you give birth to... more

Boy, do we need this! Dr. Joanne Cantor,author of "Conquer CyberOverload," joins us to share how we can stop wondering around in cyberspace and actuall get stuff done! Dr. Cantor will share tips, based on scientfic brain research,... more

Rep. Amy Handlin (D-NJ), author of "Be Your Own Lobbyist: How To Give Your Small Business Big Clout with State and Local Government, joins Donna Maria to give some serious advice to Indies who want to have real influence with... more

Dr. Sherrie Madia, author of "The Social Media Survival Guide: Everything You Need To Know To Grow Your Business Exponentially with Social Media," joins Donna Maria to discuss specific strategies and implementation steps to... more

On this show, Anita Campbell, founder and CEO of Small Biz Trends shared cutting edge insights on what Indies need to embrace for long term success. Among the many topics discussed are planning for a small business loan, the... more

In this "test" episode of the show, Donna Maria interviews serial entrepreneur Laureen Falco about her decision to pursue the Indie Lifestyle, how she successfully juggles multiple streams of income, and her social media training... more