Tune in as Patricia interviews Stuart Atkins, author of Small Business Marketing: A Guide for Survival, Growth, and Success and owner of Atkins Marketing Solutions, specializing in marketing consulting for small businesses. Stuart is also an adjunct Professor of Marketing at the Steven G. Mihaylo College of Business and Economics, Cal State Fullerton University. In addition, he also serves as a small business advisor for the Long Beach Small Business Development Center in Long Beach, California.
Tune is as Patricia interviews Gil Lantini, President of Rhode Island Small Business Journal, an online resource for the aspiring and start-up entrepreneur and small business owner. He will discuss how RISBJ.com will provide all the tools your business needs to be successful in today's competitive marketplace. RISBJ.com will provide articles and tips from successful Rhode Island business owners on marketing, finance, human resources, funding, taxes, legal and a wide variety of other topics. RISBJ.com focuses on the positive aspects of business. Their website highlights growth and success, two things that all small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs want to read about.
Tune is as Patricia interviews Jim Camp, president and CEO of Camp Negotiation Systems, an internationally known negotiation training and management firm that has coached individuals, companies, and governments worldwide through hundreds of negotiations. He is also founder of J. Camp University, which offers Camp Method "Start with No" Credentialed Skill Courses to organizations and individuals. His bestselling book, Start with No, has been translated into 12 languages. He will discuss 9 strategies to help you land a job, including how to find out the employer's "problem" and position yourself as the solution, why having and showing emotions, especially neediness, will blow your chances, top mistakes job interviewers make -- and how to avoid them.
Tune in as Patricia interviews Ron Ware, JD., Founder and President of Wealth Impact Partners, and Personal Legacy Advisor Nancy Micheletti, MBA. They will share how business growth is accelerated through social entrepreneurship and the importance of having an authentic voice to foster change. Wealth Impact Partners helps individuals, families, and business owners unlock the maximum impact of their financial potential. Through a comprehensive and integrated financial advisory and vision planning process, WIP's personal legacy advisors help clients to realize a secure life for themselves, plan a thoughtful family legacy, and create lasting significance through philanthropic giving. With headquarters in Wellesley Hills, MA, the firm recently expanded into Rhode Island with the opening of a new branch office in Warwick. Tune in to learn how business owners can achieve success and profits as they make a bigger impact in their communities.
Tune in for the "Employment Success" featured segment when Patricia interviews Vincent Indeglia Esq., President of American Labor Services, Inc., Southern New England's largest privately held temporary employment agency specializing in providing blue collar, skilled and semi-skilled labor for small, medium and large businesses. American Labor Services, Inc. is the only temporary employment agency which specializes in solely servicing the manual labor needs of its customers. He will discuss how to find the right labor and qualified personnel you need for long term or short term assignments. www.americanlaborservices.com
Join Patricia as she interviews Brian Benson, award-winning author and filmmaker, speaker, actor, musician, entrepreneur, workshop facilitator, finisher of over 50 triathlons (including 4 Ironman distance races), cross-country bicyclist, inspirational poet and committed advocate of helping others be the best that they can be. He will discuss his book 'Brian's List' and the process of leaving a secure business to follow his intuition and heart during which time he has written 5 books and produced an award-winning movie short.
Tune in when Patricia interviews Dr. Vijay VAd, MD, a sports medicine specialist at New York's Hospital for Special Surgery, who is the former physician for the professional men's golf and tennis circuit. Dr. Vad is a believer in the power of the mind-body connection and regularly prescribes yoga exercises and other alternative strategies for his patients. He is also the author of the new book "Stop Pain: Inflammation Relief for an Active Life,'' which is packed with practical advice and self-care options to help chronic pain. He will discuss prevention of injuries in the workplace and what you can do to minimize dependence on narcotics or medical procedures for pain and injuries on the job.
Tune in when Patricia interviews Bill and Katharine White, owners of Workplace Renaissance. Workplace Renaissance for Healthcare seeks to save and improve lives by making healthcare provider organizations great. We are dedicated to improving patient safety, care delivery, health outcomes and patient satisfaction through collaborative innovation - with partners from within and outside of healthcare. They are also committed to reducing healthcare costs by eliminating waste and blueprinting operational excellence. They will discuss the specific intervention practices for Workplace Renaissance for Healthcare has developed a managerial science innovation called Lean Leadership Culture™, which delivers an aggregate value proposition which simultaneously improves patient safety, care quality, patient/family satisfaction and provider financials. In addition they will discuss NEW companion service called Advo-caring ™ which provides holistic advocacy and wellness coaching service to help clients improve their overall well-being, vastly decreasing the need for inpatient care.
Tune is as Patricia interviews Casey Sheahan, CEO of Patagonia, the world's best-loved outdoor clothing brand, who is currently guiding the company to the most prosperous years of it's history, setting an example of operating with sustainable business practices. Patagonia lives its mission statement - Build the best product, cause no unnecessary harm, use business to inspire and implement solutions to the environmental crisis. Casey believes that personal transformation IS global transformation, and that the commitment to family is integral to his leadership success. Casey and his wife, Tara, he founded the Conscious Global Leadership Institute through which they are reaching out to CEOs and thought leaders from around the world to inspire such transformation. In cooperation with Deepak Chopra's Well World foundation, Casey and Tara will be introducing immersion experiences with this goal in mind in NY, September 12 and 13, 2011.
Tune in for the "Finding the Soul of Big Business" featured segment when Patricia interviews Paula Marshall, CEO of Bama Companies, recepient of the Malcolm Baldridge National Quality Award and author of the new book, Finding the Soul of Big Business. She will discuss how to find and retain "good customers", prioritize your income streams, foster good employee relationships and promote positive corporate culture.