May 2013

Broadcast May 31, 2013  on Liberty Express Radio - http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/18938.mp3   William Eisenbrandt     Author of "Why Do My Employees Hate Me" Founder of Vertical Business Group As a UGA alumni from the Terry College of Business, William Eisenbrandt is one of our own. As an author, speaker, and business consultant, William has spent the past several years helping small-business owners and entrepreneurs grow their businesses in an tough economy. In his book, "Why Do My Employees Hate Me," William helps readers achieve this end through  providing a paradigm shaped by this question.   Tanya Prive  Co-founder of RockthePost.com Writer for Forbes.com Tanya and I discuss her article from Forbes.com called  Entrepreneurs At The Movies: The 10 Best Flicks. Tanya is one of our show Guru's and visits frequently!   ...

Broadcast May 30, 2013  on Liberty Express Radio http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/18923.mp3 [caption id="attachment_872" align="alignright" width="199"] Michael Nilan[/caption] Michael Nilan CEO of Tree Zero Paper Michael Nilan is offering people a green alternative to traditional paper through Tree Zero Paper, a company that manufactures paper that is made of sugar cane waste. The company has been featured in publications like the Harvard Business Review. We have Michael on to give us a little insight into how it's made and the strategies they are using to grow the business!     Lisa Schoolcraft      Industry Editor, Atlanta Business Chronicle  [caption id="attachment_855" align="alignright" width="199"] Lisa Schoolcraft[/caption] Lisa Schoolcraft is the Industry Focus Editor at Atlanta Business Chronicle. She helps give freelance writers directions for providing content in various areas such as healthcare, commercial and residential real estate, finance, and hospitality. Another big role for her is editing and working with production to make sure deadlines are met. And she just won a big award from the SBA, congrats! Great info on how to great free PR!!   ...

Broadcast May 29, 2013 on Liberty Express Radio http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/18916.mp3 Jeremy Wing   Founder and Owner, Payscape Advisors Payscape Advisors provides small to mid-size business owners with technologies that allow them to accept payments, streamline their business, and increase cash flow. Started in 2004 by Jeremy Wing and cofounder Adam Bloomston, they have quickly grown to a national brand complete with a nationwide sales forces. Their company provides services ranging from debit and credit card processing to POS equipment leasing.  Their 200 employees processed over  $2 billion in 2012! Up 30% over 2011, Jeremy has been featured on CNBC and in the Wall Street Journal. Lisa Barrangou Founder Real Smart Baby Food Lisa Barrangou used to be a food scientist in the corporate world and has since turned her efforts to becoming a thought leader in the world of nutrition as it applies to the infant demographic. Her self-published book, Real Smart Baby Food, is a guide for parents who are switching their child's diet to a solid food regimen. Readers of this book are provided 70 whole food recipes and a how-to for preparing 3 months worth of meals in only 3 one hour sessions of preparation. The goal of this book is to help parents steer away from overly processed food that often hinder the healthy development of children. We have her on this episode to go through some of her strategies she has developed through self-publishing her own book and to learn a thing or two on how to help our kids grow up big and strong!   ...

Broadcast May 28, 2013  on Liberty Express Radio http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/18907.mp3 [caption id="attachment_816" align="alignright" width="200"] Brandie Park[/caption] President at Aurora Group Inc. Aurora has been a sales and marketing firm for the last 14 years. The company has 2000 employees nationwide and boasts a community oriented business model. In the last year, the company has logged over 1,000 hours of work with various charitable organizations. Among the company's clientele are some of the most prominent names in telecom, cable, internet, retail, and energy. [caption id="attachment_817" align="alignleft" width="183"] Dianna Benson[/caption] Dianna Benson       Her books website Dianna Benson reinforces my obsession that everyone should publish a book! She is a 2011 Genesis Winner, a 2011 Genesis double Semi-Finalist, a 2010 Daphne de Maurier Finalist, and a 2007 Golden Palm Finalist. In July 2012, she signed a 9 book contract with Ellechor Publishing. Her first book, The Hidden Son, was released in print worldwide March 1, 2013.   ...

Broadcast May 24, 2013, on Liberty Express Radio http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/18884.mp3 Robert Balentine- Founder and CEO of Balentine Robert Balentine is one of the pioneers in flat rate pricing for investment services. Instead of a sales rep trying to sell you a product for which they get a commission, Robert and his companies have charged a set rate, and then provide unbiased advice. His current company, Balentine, has grown to employ 24 people, manages $1.6 billion in client assets and has been named  one of "Atlanta's Best Places to Work" by the Atlanta Business Chronicle. He is currently President Elect of Rotary Atlanta. [caption id="attachment_809" align="alignleft" width="222"] Nancy Whatley[/caption] Nancy Whatley- VP of Entrepreneurial Development, Metro Atlanta Chamber       Nancy is an entrepreneur herself, having owned a staffing company. Currently, Atlanta is lucky that she works at MAC, driving the entrepreneurship programs. She updates us on all their efforts and programs, and gives her insights into the recent Business Person of the Year Contest. ...

Broadcast on May 23, 2013  on Liberty Express Radio - Speed Reader Abby Marks Beale and Ghost Hunter Kris Sedersten http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/18870.mp3 Kris Sedersten Her Website [caption id="" align="alignright" width="200"] Kris Sedersten[/caption] Kris is a Registered Nurse with a degree in Human and Social Service Administration and has held credentialing in both Gerontological and Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing.  Currently, she is a Nursing Home Administrator and RN Consultant. Also, Kris has a passion for the paranormal, writing fiction, and sharing her faith. She has released a series a books too,    Mojo and Lost Mojo.  She is founder and lead investigator of Synergy Paranormal Investigations.       Abby Marks Beale- Owner at Rev It Up Reading and The Corporate Educator [caption id="attachment_600" align="alignright" width="238"] Abby Marks Beale[/caption] Abby is America's #1 speed reading expert and productivity specialist. She enjoys helping entrepreneurs work smarter, faster and just plain better. She focuses on: * Speed Reading * Time Management * Work-Life Balance * Stress Management * Email Etiquette and Management She is also author of : * The Complete Idiot's Guide to Speed Reading * 10 Days to Faster Reading * Success Skills: Strategies for Study and Lifelong Learning 3e. ...

Broadcast May 22, 2103 on Liberty Express Radio - Biz Hypnotherapist Alicia Cramer and Newsletter Guru Jim Palmer http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/18863.mp3 Alicia Cramer- Wausau Hypnotherapy [caption id="" align="alignright" width="200"] Alicia Cramer[/caption] Alicia is has been referred to as 'The Go-To Hypnotherapist for Entrepreneurs'. Her passion for was evident at a very young age as was her desire to be an entrepreneur. Alicia's struggles with depression and self-worth issues eventually led to research and application of mental conditioning techniques with understanding Universal Principles and strategies for success.     Jim Palmer- Newsletter Guru [caption id="attachment_612" align="alignright" width="200"] Jim Palmer[/caption] Jim is an entrepreneur, author, speaker, and business coach. He is founder & president of Custom Newsletters, and host of Stick Like Glue Radio and Newsletter Guru TV. Known internationally as The Newsletter Guru, Jim and his companies provide smart marketing and business building advice and several “Done-for-You” marketing services. He is also the author of four acclaimed, hit books.    ...

Guests: Charlie Crawford & Kyle Porter Broadcast on May 21, 2013  on Liberty Express Radio http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/18854.mp3 [caption id="attachment_484" align="alignright" width="200"] Kyle Porter[/caption] Charlie Crawford- Founder at SalesLoft SalesLoft makes B2B Sales Intelligence Software. Cool stuff. Ever wish you knew everything about your competitor or prospects? What they needed? Where they were growing? Kyle's products gives you all that and more...

Guests:  Jason Chicola, Founder and CEO of Rev.com http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/19145.mp3 [caption id="attachment_4177" align="alignright" width="300"] Jason Chicola[/caption] Jason was really smart.  He got on the inside of the VC world, waited for a great play, join it, and then leveraged those skill and connections to start a VC funded company of his own.  Well done. Learn from this example! Jason is CEO of Rev, which is reinventing work. They offer audio transcription for $1/minute and document translation for 12 cents a word. All work is performed by a group of hand-picked freelancers who work for the platform daily. Rev is bringing the best of the traditional office to the online workplace. Rev has raised $4.5m from Globespan Capital. ...

Broadcast May 20, 2013  on Liberty Express Radio - Charlie McDermott & D. Ric Carter http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/18836.mp3 This week we go over automated marketing methods with Charlie McDermott and D. Ric Carter [caption id="attachment_470" align="alignright" width="200"] Charlie McDermott[/caption] Charlie McDermott- Entrepreneur, Speaker, Web Tv Personality Charlie has a great story. You will especially love hearing how he used his entrepreneurial skills to land his son major Hollywood roles in TV and major films. He specializes in direct, outbound automated marketing. It takes 5 touches on average to sell a product, and most give up after 3! He is founder of The Business & Entrepreneur Network, which is dedicated to dominating Google, generating traffic and increasing response rates.       [caption id="attachment_478" align="alignright" width="173"] Ric Carter[/caption] D. Ric Carter- CEO at Kuedin.com Kuedin.com is a revolutionary digital advertising medium and mobile marketing platform created just for locally owned and operated small business. For under a dollar a day, Kuedin.com deploys cutting edge tools that virtually automate marketing efforts so small and big companies can grow revenues, cut costs and increase profits. ...