Build Your Best Business

Rebel Fit Wellness founder, Staci Ann Karim pushed herself to the point of needing to shut down her previous business. But she didn’t want other entrepreneurs to face the same fate! In this episode, she shares health tips for on-the-go business owners - because you can’t grow your business if you’re miserable and burned out. 

Direct download: EVH.09.04.17.Edited_Show_audio.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:37pm EDT

More than half of mid-career women in tech are leaving their jobs. This is certainly a staggering number and one Geek Girl Rising co-author and angel investor, Heather Cabot seeks to fix! In this episode, live from the 3686 tech and entrepreneur conference in Nashville, TN, Heather and Eric discuss how women in tech can gain visibility, improve their public speaking skills and what companies can do to keep them on board. 
Direct download: EVH.08.23.17.Edited_Show_audio.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:00pm EDT

Talk with WeMontage Founder and CEO, James Oliver, and he’ll quickly tell you his most important title: Co-Founder of the World’s Cutest Twins.” In this episode, James shares tips for juggling the entrepreneur life of developing software, raising capital and participating in an accelerator with that of being a parent. Bonus: James also shares three tips for getting earned media! 

Direct download: EVH.082117.Edited_Show_audio.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:44pm EDT

In this episode, Eric checks in with Skuid Founder and CEO, Ken McElrath live at the 3686 conference in Nashville, TN! Ken shares about the challenges and successes of opening new office space around the world, hiring additional employees and recreating all processes along the way to match. 

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Category:general -- posted at: 7:43pm EDT

How do you reach more customers? Provide what they need! Q4Launch Founder and CEO, Matt Bare joins Eric to share how specializing in a certain industry can set your company apart from the rest and how listening to your customers - both the said and unsaid - can help both parties grow.

Direct download: EVH.08.16.17_Edited_Show_audio.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:14pm EDT

They say getting started is the hardest part and creating a marketing budget is no different. How much should you spend? And where should you spend it? Josh Bernstein, a leading independent digital media consultant and founder of Josh Bernstein Media joins Eric to talk Google Adwords and getting exposure for your business by the click! 

Direct download: EVH.08.14.17.Edited_Show_audio.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:57pm EDT

Atlanta has an amazing ecosystem that fosters entrepreneurship. But one area today's experts say we can improve on? Venture Capital. ATDC General Manager, Jen Bonnett and MiRus Founder, Dr. Jay Yadav share about their involvement with the startup community, including TiE Atlanta, and what we can do as a community to encourage new business and continue innovation! 

Direct download: EVH.TiE_Atlanta.Jen_Bonnett_audio.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:54pm EDT

You’ve created a brand new, amazing product but no one will give you the time of day, much less listen to your sales pitch. So, how do you get this new product into retail stores? Go where your customers are! Bryant Looper, Senior Vice President of Sales with ReST did just that for their new tech mattress. In this episode, Bryant shares tips for generating buzz, getting exposure for new products and handling rapid growth.

Direct download: EVH.08.07.17.Edited_Show_audio.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:51pm EDT

“Potential is everywhere, opportunity is not.” Village Capital Co-Founder, Victoria Fram joins Eric from Nashville, TN at 3686 to discuss venture capital for the success of society. Victoria shares how each company Village Capital works with has a social or environmental mission at it’s core; plus, she provides tips for entrepreneurs preparing to take on an investment.

Direct download: EVH.08.03.17.Edited_Show_audio.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:16pm EDT

VeriStor’s Michael Stolarczyk joins Eric at the tech conference in South Carolina to talk data protection and resiliency. How long should businesses keep certain data on file and how will the “bring your own device” era affect that sensitive information? Michael shares how both large and small businesses can prepare now.

 

Direct download: EVH.DIGSouth.Michael_audio.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:00pm EDT

Former real estate attorney, Jason Sosnovsky details steps to creating a subscription based, revenue generating product. Jason shares how he followed his passion for writing and encouraging literacy and friendship among children to create Ben the Rooster, a pen pal for kids.

Direct download: EVH.07.31.17.Edited_Show_audio.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:59pm EDT

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