Mind the Business Podcast


There are many things to consider when looking for a business location.  A small business owner must carefully consider various factors in leasing a commercial space.  In this episode, Dennis Wright of SCORE, discusses commercial leasing.


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Category:Small Business -- posted at: 4:10pm PDT


A business plan is a necessary roadmap for entrepreneurs and small business owners.   A business with a business plan has a greater chance to succeed than a business without one.  For many entrepreneurs and small business owners, developing a business plan can seem like a daunting task.  Jack McSunas of the Service Corps of Retired Executives or SCORE explains that putting together a business plan is not as overwhelming as it seems.


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Category:Small Business -- posted at: 1:00am PDT


Yelp! can be a great online tool to develop a business online profile through customer reviews.  Morgan Remmers, Manager of Local Business Outreach for Yelp!, talks about how businesses can use the various tools Yelp! offers.


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Category:Small Business -- posted at: 12:00am PDT


In order to increase their chances of succeeding, small businesses must have a strategic plan.  Jay McDowell of ActionCoach of Orange County, discusses the seven elements of a strategic plan.


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Category:Small Business -- posted at: 8:55am PDT


:  For many entrepreneurs and small business owners, getting expert advice on how to start or run a business can be difficult.  Many startups, entrepreneurs and small business owners can turn to the best kept secret in the United States -- the Service Corps of Retired Executives or SCORE.  Dennis Wright -- Assistant District Director of SCORE Orange County, Inland Empire, and Coachella Valley -- explains the services SCORE provides free of charge or at a nominal cost.


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Category:Small Business -- posted at: 2:00am PDT

Founder and CEO of Ogoing, discusses how businesses should use social media to increase their online presence.

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Category:Small Business -- posted at: 8:35pm PDT

Peter Lisoskie, founder of the CrocBrain Selling System, continues his discussion of the hero's journey in selling and explains how stories help entrepreneurs in sales.

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Category:Small Business -- posted at: 5:00am PDT

According to Peter Lisoskie, founder of the CrocBrain Selling System, stories sell.  In this episode, Peter reveals his new selling system - the StorySelling Blueprint Formula and also discusses the Hero's Journey as it relates to sales.

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Category:Small Business -- posted at: 10:09am PDT

Gerry Grant, founder of Search-Optimization.com, reveals some tips on marketing via social media sites.

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Category:Small Business -- posted at: 4:05pm PDT

Gerry Grant, founder of Search-Optimization, discusses the use of search engine optimization to increase your company's profile.

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Category:Small Business -- posted at: 9:04am PDT