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Podcast: Social Media Marketing Made Easy

By: Greg Nibler (Published on 10/31/2014)

In this episode of Small Business with Steve Strauss powered by Greatland, Steve interviews Mari Smith, one of Forbes Top Social Media Influencers. 

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Podcast: Interview With John Sculley

By: Greg Nibler (Published on 10/17/2014)

This Small Business with Steve Strauss powered by Greatland Podcast features an interview with former Pepsi and Apple CEO, John Sculley who shares stories about his time with Steve Jobs. 

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PODCAST: Turning Ideas Into Reality

By: Greg Nibler (Published on 10/03/2014)

This Small Business Success Podcast is all about turning ideas into reality. Steve also interviews Jason Weisenthal of Wallmonkeys.com 

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Podcast: Starting A Business After 50

By: Greg Nibler (Published on 09/01/2014)

This Greatland Small Business Success Podcast is about starting a business after 50. Steve interviews Carol Gardner, Creator and Founder of Zelda Wisdom. 

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PODCAST: Overcoming Debt

By: Greg Nibler (Published on 08/29/2014)

In this episode of Small Business Success brought to you by Staples, Steve discusses how you can go about overcoming debt. 

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Write The Right Way

By: Greg Nibler (Published on 07/25/2014)

In this episode of Small Business Success brought to you by Staples, we discuss how to craft the perfect business proposal and marketing message. 

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Podcast: Your Big Idea

By: Greg Nibler (Published on 07/10/2014)

In this week’s Small Business Success Podcast brought to you by Staples we talk about taking Your Big Idea the next level. 

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Podcast: Millennial Desperation

By: Greg Nibler (Published on 06/27/2014)

In this week’s Small Business Success Podcast brought to you by Staples, we talk about Millennial Desperation. 

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Podcast: Small Business Marketing Made Easy

By: Greg Nibler (Published on 06/15/2014)

In this week’s Small Business Success Podcast brought to you by Staples we talk about small business marketing made easy 

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Podcast: Franchising Success

By: Greg Nibler (Published on 05/30/2014)

“Treat your brand like your rock band” is just one of the fantastic lessons we learn from Florian Radke, whom you may remember from Shark Tank 

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PODCAST: Small Business Week

By: Greg Nibler (Published on 05/16/2014)

Welcome to the Small Business Week episode of Small Business Success, brought to you by Staples. 

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Podcast: Using Big Data for Small Business

By: Greg Nibler (Published on 04/18/2014)

This Greatland Small Business Success Podcast is about using Big Data in Small Business. Steve interviews LinkedIn’s Lutz Finger, Author of Ask Measure Learn. 

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Podcast: The Mobile Revolution Will Not Be Televised

By: Greg Nibler (Published on 03/28/2014)

In this Greatland Small Business Success Podcast, Steve interviews James Alexander who is the CEO of Vizibility 

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Small Business Success Podcast: Building Websites

By: Greg Nibler (Published on 03/21/2014)

In this Greatland Small Business Success Podcast, Steve interviews Kathy Nielsen of SEDO.com about the importance of domain names and building websites 

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Small Business Success Podcast: Successful Female Entrepreneurs

By: Greg Nibler (Published on 03/14/2014)

In this Greatland Small Business Success Podcast, Steve interviews Mari Smith one of Forbes Top Social Media Influencers 

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Small Business Success Podcast: SEO

By: Greg Nibler (Published on 03/07/2014)

In this Greatland Small Business Success Podcast, Steve interviews Eric Schiffer of Digitalmarketing.com and an expert in SEO 

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Small Business Success Podcast: Get LinkedIn

By: Greg Nibler (Published on 02/28/2014)

In this Greatland Small Business Success Podcast, Steve interviews Lana Khavinson, Senior Product Marketing Manager for LinkedIn 

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Small Business Success Podcast: Knowing Your Market

By: Greg Nibler (Published on 02/21/2014)

In this Greatland Small Business Success Podcast, Steve interviews Deb Calvert, author of Discover Questions™ Get You Connected and founder of People First 

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PODCAST: Safety in the Workplace

By: Greg Nibler (Published on 02/16/2014)

In this week’s Small Business Success Podcast brought to you by Staples we talk about easy and smart ways to keep your workplace safe. 

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Small Business Success Podcast: Crash Course In Shipping

By: Greg Nibler (Published on 02/14/2014)

In this Greatland Small Business Success Podcast, Steve gives you a crash course in shipping 

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Small Business Success Podcast: Money

By: Greg Nibler (Published on 02/01/2014)

In this Greatland Small Business Success Podcast, Steve discusses all things Money, including an interview with Greg S. Jones, CEO of Bookkeeping Express 

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Small Business Success Podcast: Microsoft

By: Greg Nibler (Published on 01/24/2014)

In this Greatland Small Business Success Podcast, Steve discusses all things Microsoft, including an interview with Cindy Bates, VP of SMB and Distribution 

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Small Business Success Podcast: Branding and Marketing

By: Greg Nibler (Published on 01/17/2014)

In this episode of Greatland Small Business Success Podcast, Steve talks about innovators and the importance of branding and marketing your business 

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Small Business Success Podcast: Innovators

By: Greg Nibler (Published on 01/13/2014)

In this episode of Greatland Small Business Success Podcast, Steve talks about innovators and the importance of innovation in your business 

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Small Business Success Podcast: New Year Edition

By: Greg Nibler (Published on 01/03/2014)

In this special episode of our Greatland Small Business Success Podcast, Steve reveals the secrets of social media 

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Small Business Success Podcast: Getting A Business Loan

By: Greg Nibler (Published on 12/29/2013)

In this week’s Greatland Small Business Success Podcast, Steve speaks with Business Evangelist, Ty Kiisel 

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Small Business Success Podcast: Starting and Growing a Business

By: Greg Nibler (Published on 12/17/2013)

In this week’s Small Business Success Podcast, Steve speaks with Jim Beach, founder of School of School for Startups about starting and growing a business 

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Small Business Success Podcast: Business Credit

By: Greg Nibler (Published on 12/06/2013)

In this week’s Small Business Success Podcast, Steve speaks with Maria Sirvas from Dun & Bradstreet Credibility Corporation to discuss business credit and how to get it 

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PODCAST: Common Mistakes Startups Make

By: Greg Nibler (Published on 11/18/2013)

Steve speaks with Tim Berry, founder of Palo Alto Software, to talk about common mistakes startups make 

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PODCAST: Marketing for The Self-Employed

By: Jonah (Published on 11/01/2013)

Steve chats with Ilise Benun, the Marketing Mentor, about how the self-employed and freelancers can effectively market their businesses without wasting time or money. 

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PODCAST: Make a Career Without a Job

By: Jonah (Published on 10/18/2013)

Steve discusses the joys and hurdles of being your own boss, and interviews Barbara Winter, author of Make a Living without a Job 

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PODCAST: Introducing Planet Entrepreneur

By: Jonah (Published on 10/09/2013)

Steve highlights some stories of entrepreneurs around the globe from his new book, Planet Entrepreneur 

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Podcast: Boost Your Sales – NOW!

By: Jonah (Published on 09/25/2013)

What do great salespeople do right that we can learn from? The fact is, for someone with self-employed business ideas, for the small business person, and the entrepreneur alike, sales is a fairly easy game that can be taught, and learned.  

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PODCAST: The Age of The Self-Employed

By: Jonah (Published on 09/18/2013)

What does it take to be a successful solopreneur? More and more people around the globe these days are turning to the self-employment option. In this episode, Steve sits down with a seasoned expert in the field and gets some surprising best tricks of the trade. 

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PODCAST: The Age of Content Creation

By: Jonah (Published on 09/06/2013)

Steve discusses the various ways that you can leverage content on the Internet to create more customers and grow your business 

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PODCAST: It’s All in The Name

By: Jonah (Published on 08/30/2013)

Steve interviews Carey Smith, the CBA of a company with a unique name and brand. Listen to the podcast to find out what CBA stands for 

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PODCAST: Do You Really Want Your Biz To Grow?

By: Jonah (Published on 08/23/2013)

Steve talks about what makes some businesses grow and thrive while others flounder in this week’s podcast 

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PODCAST: Stay Healthy and Happy This Summer

By: Jonah (Published on 08/14/2013)

Now that summer is in full swing, Steve chats about ways for you to stay healthy as a person, and ways to keep your company and your employees happy 

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Podcast: Business Travel

By: Greg Nibler (Published on 08/08/2013)

What do you need to know about business travel? What are the most hated businesses? Give the podcast a listen and find out! 

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PODCAST: Changing How We Work

By: Jonah (Published on 08/02/2013)

Steve interviews Daniel Debow of Work.com, a Salesforce tool that helps people give feedback and collaborate in real time 

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PODCAST: Going Remote

By: Jonah (Published on 07/26/2013)

Do you work remotely, or do you want to? Steve talks about the growing trend of working remotely and something called work-shifting 

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PODCAST: Tom Hopkins

By: Jonah (Published on 07/16/2013)

In this week’s featured podcast, Steve talks selling with world-renowned sales speaker Tom Hopkins
 

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PODCAST: Become a Social Media Ninja

By: Jonah (Published on 07/03/2013)

In this week’s podcast, Steve interviews “Small Biz Lady” Melinda Emerson about how to best utilize social media for your business. 

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PODCAST: Get Your Product onto Store Shelves

By: Jonah (Published on 06/25/2013)

Steve talks about how to make that idea in your head into a reality. He has a fascinating interview with the inventor of Tofurky, Seth Tibbott. 

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PODCAST: Techno Trends Affecting Small Businesses

By: Jonah (Published on 06/21/2013)

Steve chats with Graham Williams, VP at AT&T SMB Telephony. They discuss phone systems and how techn trends are changing what is available to small business owners. 

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PODCAST: Relationship Management

By: Jonah (Published on 06/18/2013)

Steve interviews the father of contact management software, Mike Muhney, about where relationship management is going (hint: mobile). Mike is the co-creator of ACT! software and the CEO and Founder of VIPOrbit. 

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PODCAST: Think Like a Startup Guru

By: Jonah (Published on 06/10/2013)

Steve talks about the first business he started, and interviews Stone Melet, startup guru and founder of Best Of, LLC. 

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PODCAST: E-Newsletter Tricks and Tips

By: Jonah (Published on 06/04/2013)

Why should your small business send out an email newsletter? Find out in this episode
 

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PODCAST: The $50,000 Staples Push It Forward Contest

By: Jonah (Published on 05/13/2013)

Steve explains how to enter the Staples Push It Forward contest that he is helping with this month in which winners can win a $50,000 digital marketing makeover 

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PODCAST: Get Your Big Idea to Market!

By: Jonah (Published on 05/06/2013)

Got a big idea that you want to share with the world? Have a product or service that you think people need? Well, stop dreaming and start doing.  

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PODCAST: Be A (Good) Boss

By: Jonah (Published on 04/29/2013)

In this week’s podcast, Steve talks about a variety of small-business topics, from being a good boss to “The Boss” Bruce Springsteen. 

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QUICK PODCAST: Self-Publishing Made Easy

By: Jonah (Published on 04/22/2013)

Steve speaks with Kelsye Nelson, CEO and co-founder of Writer.ly, a website that connects writers to the tools and people they need to self-publish, create books, and get them sold. 

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PODCAST: See You at The (Business) Movies

By: Jonah (Published on 04/17/2013)

Steve remembers Roger Ebert by talking about some of the greatest business movies of all time 

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PODCAST: Know What Your Customers Want

By: Jonah (Published on 04/08/2013)

As entrepreneurs, the foundation of our business is to solve a problem that potential customers have. But how do we know what customers want 

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PODCAST: Build Success on Your Own Terms, with Your Own Style

By: Jonah (Published on 04/01/2013)

Steve interviews Susan Baroncini-Moe, business and marketing strategist, and author of Business In Blue Jeans (coming May 2013) 

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PODCAST: How To Maximize Media Interviews

By: Jonah (Published on 03/18/2013)

Steve talks about Yahoo’s new decision to discourage employees from working at home and interviews Gayl Murphy, a media expert and Hollywood corespondent who can help you make the most of media interviews and getting your message out there. 

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PODCAST: Evaluate Your Business

By: Jonah (Published on 03/12/2013)

Steve talks with Terri Teague, small business coach and founder of NewBizTeam, which helps hundreds of small business owners drive measurable results and take their enterprises to the next level. 

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PODCAST: Promote Your Personal Brand

By: Jonah (Published on 03/05/2013)

Everyone who uses websites like Facebook or LinkedIn already has a personal brand story that they are telling, they just might not know it. Steve talks with Dan Schawbel, an expert on personal branding and career trends. 

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PODCAST: Online Content Marketing with Copyblogger.com

By: Jonah (Published on 02/25/2013)

Steve talks with Brian Clark, the CEO and Founder of Copyblogger Media about his success with content marketing and social media marketing on the Internet. 

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PODCAST: Start A Business From Your Dorm

By: Jonah (Published on 02/18/2013)

Think its too early to be an entrepreneur? Steve’s guests today dropped out of college once they launched their own brand of inventive food products, Wild Squirrel Nut Butter. 

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PODCAST: Be Yourself & Don’t Forget To Laugh

By: Jonah (Published on 02/11/2013)

That’s the message of this week’s podcast, where Steve Strauss talks to Susan Sparks, a preacher, lawyer, and standup comedian.  

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PODCAST: Get More Done (+ Travel More!)

By: Jonah (Published on 02/05/2013)

Steve discusses how you can get be better organized, disciplined, and get more done with Joy Stocke, author and owner of a magazine and publishing company 

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PODCAST: Health Tips for Entrepreneurs

By: Jonah (Published on 01/28/2013)

Steve interviews Ellen Goldsmith, L.Ac. a licensed acupuncturist who is an expert in dietary therapy and stress reduction. 

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PODCAST: Seth Godin Interview

By: Jonah (Published on 01/23/2013)

Steve interviews Seth Godin about his new book The Icarus Deception and how being restless and human will help small business and entrepreneurs make a difference. 

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Episode 46: Laugh Your Way To Success

By: Jonah (Published on 01/16/2013)

Steve dishes up some tips for small business owners and entrepreneurs that come from an unlikely source: comedians!  

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Episode 45: Big Ideas

By: Jonah (Published on 01/08/2013)

Steve interviews Tiffany Krumins about her big idea that got her funded on the TV show Shark Tank. 

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Episode 44: How To Get Noticed in a Cluttered World

By: Jonah (Published on 01/04/2013)

Steve discusses ways to get your business or idea noticed in a cluttered world, in good ways and bad ways. He interviews Phil Cooke, author of Unique: Telling Your Story in the Age of Brands and Social Media about how to get heard above the noise. 

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Episode 43: Be A Go-Giver This Holiday Season

By: Jonah (Published on 12/27/2012)

Steve wraps up 2012 with the year’s top search trends and an interview with Bob Burg, speaker and author of the book The Go-Giver. You’ll learn how people who give value to their clients and customers get more in return! 

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Episode 42: Stop Procrastinating and Just Start!

By: Jonah (Published on 12/17/2012)

Steve interviews fellow podcaster and successful entrepreneur John Dumas of Entrepreneur on Fire. They talk about how podcasting can help your business, and why you need to stop procrastinating and just start a new business or idea! 

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Episode 41: Get Your Business Funded

By: Jonah (Published on 12/03/2012)

Steve sits down with Brock Blake, CEO of Lendio, to talk about how small business owners can fund their business and get loans. Steve gives some tips from his book Get Your Business Funded, and talks about how you can get more traffic to your website. 

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From the Vault: Social Entrepreneurship

By: Jonah (Published on 11/26/2012)

Steve addresses the concept of social entrepreneurship – what is it and how is it changing the face of charity? Steve also interviews Dr. Al Hammond, founder of the Base of the Pyramid social change strategy and member of Ashoka, a global network of social entrepreneurs. 

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Episode 39: Technology Trends + Customer Service

By: Jonah (Published on 11/12/2012)

Technology has changed everything in small business, including costumer service. Steve talks with Alex Bard, CEO of Desk.com and VP of Salesforce.com about how small businesses and the self employed can leverage technology to create better customer relationships. Steve also discusses the pros and cons of Groupon and other social coupon sites. 

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Episode 38: Finding Your Success

By: Jonah (Published on 11/05/2012)

Steve discusses how to find your own success, and overcome the obstacles along the way. What does success mean to you? Listen as Steve interviews Daniel Patrick, successful businessman and author of Finding Your Road To Success. 

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Episode 37: How to Position Yourself as an Expert

By: Jonah (Published on 10/26/2012)

Steve talks with Mom-Entrepreneur Elayna Fernandez on how she became an entrepreneur and an expert in her field. Steve and Elayna share tips on how you can position yourself as an expert in your field 

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Episode 36: Women, Minority, Veteran, Disadvantaged Business Owners: How to Get My Business Certified

By: Jonah (Published on 10/19/2012)

Small, minority, veteran, and disadvantaged business certifications can help your business get government and corporate contracts. Steve talks with Crystal Kendrick, the President of The Voice of Your Customer, a minority and woman owned marketing firm in Cincinnati, Ohio. 

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Episode 35: Create a Unique Name and Brand

By: Jonah (Published on 10/12/2012)

Steve talks about how a great name and a unique brand can make a business very successful – and responds to a new study about where in the United States entrepreneurs are most likely to come from.

He interview Johnny “Cupcakes” Earle, an amazing businessman and entrepreneur with a unique brand of apparel…he doesn’t sell baked goods. 

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Episode 4: How the Self-Employed Should Handle Taxes

By: Jonah (Published on 10/05/2012)

Taxes. The word itself can send shivers through some of us. Well, this week Steve covers the world of taxes and how best to go about this yearly task, especially for a small business owner. His guest this week is CPA Ira Klein, who specializes in small business tax issues. 

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Episode 34: Entrepreneur at Any Age

By: Jonah (Published on 09/28/2012)

This week – Steve talks about become a small business owner at any age, even later in life. He interviews Jim Liggett, founder and CEO of Foundation Fitness. 

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Episode 33: Innovation

By: Jonah (Published on 09/21/2012)

Steve talks about ways to innovate and be creative with your business – no matter the size. He interviews Paresh Patel, CEO of VendScreen, about how he innovated an his industry by going after an idea that he had before anyone else and how he never stopped pursuing it. 

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Episode 32: Shoestring Marketing

By: Jonah (Published on 09/14/2012)

Steve talks about some marketing tips you can do on a shoestring budget in this episode. He also interviews Scott Kveton, CEO of Urban Airship, a Portland-based company that powers mobile push notifications. Scott shares a shoestring marketing story of his own…involving donuts! 

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Episode 31: Retail Success

By: Jonah (Published on 09/07/2012)

Steve talks retail – the changing technologies that are affecting it and the tried-and-true tips that have worked for decades. He interviews Chip Averwater, author of the book Retail Truths: The Unconventional Wisdom of Retailing. Chip has great insight into the tricky world of retailing, and gives some good tips for retail owners, employees, or any entrepreneur.  

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Episode 9 (rerun): Business Travel Tips

By: Jonah (Published on 08/31/2012)

This week Steve discusses business travel, an often miserable or tedious experience for many. He welcomes back comedian Dan Nainan to the show, who traveled over 200,000 miles last year alone.  

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Episode 30: Green Marketing

By: Jonah (Published on 08/24/2012)

Steve talks about the “green” market, greening your business to make it ethical and profitable, and how green customers are more loyal. He interviews Shel Horowitz, marketing consultant and author of Guerrilla Marketing Goes Green: Winning Strategies to Improve Your Profits and Your Planet. 

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Episode 28: Heart, Smarts, Guts and Luck: What Kind of Entrepreneur Are You?

By: Jonah (Published on 08/10/2012)

Steve Strauss discusses the various types of entrepreneurs with Tony Tjan, the co-author of Heart, Smarts, Guts and Luck: What it Takes to be an Entrepreneur and Build a Great Business.  

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Episode 27: The Tao of Twitter

By: Jonah (Published on 08/03/2012)

Is Twitter your friend or your enemy? Learn how to grow your business on Twitter as Steve talks with Mark Schaefer, author of The Tao of Twitter in this podcast 

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Episode 26: Use Media To Stand Out

By: Jonah (Published on 07/20/2012)

Steve talks about 3 ways you can use media to stand out from the crowd, get better SEO for your website, and position yourself as a thought leader in your industry. 

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Episode 25: Join The Self-Employed Revolution

By: Jonah (Published on 07/16/2012)

Want to start a business but don’t know where to begin? Learn about the growing self-employed revolution in this podcast with Steve Strauss and Bob Voss. 

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Episode 24: Online Marketing with Copyblogger.com

By: Jonah (Published on 06/29/2012)

Steve talks with Brian Clark, the CEO and Founder of Copyblogger Media about his success with content marketing and social media marketing on the Internet. 

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Episode 21: The Innovation of Apple

By: Admin (Published on 06/08/2012)

Best-selling author Carmine Gallo (The Apple Experience) shares how small businesses can copy the Apple way of success. 

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Episode 20: Online Business Success Secrets

By: Admin (Published on 06/01/2012)

In this lively podcast, Steve speaks with the CEO of Blue Fountain Media about how to make a great website and get people to visit it. 

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Episode 19: Strategies And Tips For Getting Paid On Time (And In Full!)

By: Steve Strauss (Published on 05/24/2012)

Steve chats with a collections specialist and talks strategy and tips for getting you paid in full and on time 

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Episode 18: Bad Customer Service

By: Steve Strauss (Published on 05/16/2012)

What do so many small businesses brag about, but so few do well? Steve talks about good and bad customer service and interviews Barbara Khozam, a customer service expert, author, and trainer.  

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Episode 17: Startups At Any Age

By: Steve Strauss (Published on 05/10/2012)

Steve discusses the fundamentals of starting a business, and interviews Craig Stern of SOLO Eyewear, who started his unique business before graduating college.

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Episode 16: Law school for Entrepreneurs

By: Steve Strauss (Published on 05/03/2012)

Steve is a recovering lawyer, and he interviews Clint Costa, a practicing lawyer in Chicago who teaches a class for entrepreneurs that covers issues like entity selection, contracts, and litigation. Learn what you need to know about law as a … 

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Episode 15: Tom Hopkins

By: Steve Strauss (Published on 04/25/2012)

Steve talks selling with world-renowned Tom Hopkins.

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Episode 14: Branding

By: Steve Strauss (Published on 04/18/2012)

How do you brand your business? Steve interviews Anahid Lisa Derbabian of Integrity Communications to discuss branding and marketing.

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Episode 13: Consulting

By: Jonah (Published on 04/11/2012)

Learn the ups and downs of starting your own consulting business and making it your own boss. Steve interviews Daniel Feiman of Build it Backwards.

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Episode 12: Social Media for Your Business

By: Jonah (Published on 04/04/2012)

Which social media platform is right for your business? Steve discusses how to effectively use social media for your business with Rivka Kawano, co-owner of New Media Design Studios.

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Episode 11: Greening Your Business

By: Jonah (Published on 03/21/2012)

This week, Steve discusses greening your business and interviews Mitch Rofsky of Better World Club.

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Episode 10: Entrepreneurship

By: Jonah (Published on 03/15/2012)

Steve discusses the theory and motivation behind entrepreneurs. He also interviews Colin Jones, Professor of Entrepreneurship at the University of Tasmania, about his road to success in entrepreneurship.

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Episode 9: Business Travel Tips

By: Jonah (Published on 03/08/2012)

This week Steve discusses business travel, an often miserable or tedious experience for many. He welcomes back comedian Dan Nainan to the show, who traveled over 200,000 miles last year alone.  Dan shares his useful and comedic tips on making your travel experience a good one.

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PODCAST: Dealing With Setbacks

By: Jonah (Published on 03/08/2012)

Steve discusses how setbacks and unwanted surprises can be turned into business success in this podcast. 

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Episode 8: Using Humor in Your Business

By: Jonah (Published on 03/01/2012)

How does using humor fit into business? Why is it so important? Steve interviews comedian and former businessman Dan Nianan about integrating the funny into your business life and how it can benefit you.

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Episode 7: Leadership

By: Jonah (Published on 02/24/2012)

This week Steve examines leadership; what does it take to be a good leader? Why are these qualities essential to owning your own business? Steve also talks with Dr. Joni Carley, owner of Leaderful Edge Consulting and Coaching, about her career built … 

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Podcast Episode 6: Managing Time

By: Jonah (Published on 02/17/2012)

A lack of time is one of the biggest issues small business owners face (other than money flow, of course). Steve discusses methods to organize time that directly effects your bottom line for the better. Steve’s guest this week is … 

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Episode 5: Small Biz Retirement

By: Jonah (Published on 02/10/2012)

Steve tackles the subject of retirement planning for people in small business. What strategies and methods should business owners without corporate retirement plans know? Steve’s guest this week is Michael Fitzgerald, a Houston-based Certified Financial Planner (CFP) that explains how to responsibly … 

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Episode 4: How to Handle Taxes

By: Jonah (Published on 02/03/2012)

Taxes. The word itself can send shivers through some of us. Well, this week Steve covers the world of taxes and how best to go about this yearly task, especially for a small business owner. His guest this week is … 

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Episode 3: Social Entrepreneurship

By: Jonah (Published on 01/26/2012)

Steve addresses the concept of social entrepreneurship – what is it and how is it changing the face of charity? Steve also interviews Dr. Al Hammond, founder of the Base of the Pyramid social change strategy and member of Ashoka, … 

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Episode 2: Online Presence & Tech Trends

By: Jonah (Published on 01/19/2012)

Should trends in the business world be paid attention to and followed? Steve gives a preview of his USA Today Column about business trends for the upcoming year. For the interview, Steve speaks with Matty Byloos, CEO of Small Doggies … 

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Episode 1: The Promise of Small Business

By: Jonah (Published on 01/12/2012)

In the premiere episode of Small Business Success, host Steve Strauss gives a portrait of the current business climate and provides an outline for small business. He also interviews speaker, author, and entrepreneur Barry Moltz about the fundamentals of small business … 

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