May 2014

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/25606.mp3   [caption id="attachment_8037" align="alignright" width="200"] Larry Julian[/caption] Larry Julian - Speaker & Coach and Author of God is My CEO: Following God's Principles in a Bottom-Line World - Highlight Here Larry Julian specializes in leadership development and strategic planning while integrating work and faith.He is the author of the nationally acclaimed and best-selling business books God is My CEO, God is My Success, and God is My Coach. The guides help leaders handle critical business decisions using faith as a basis. This is a great opportunity to discuss the relationship between entrepreneurship and faith.   [caption id="attachment_8040" align="alignright" width="200"] Mark Molinari[/caption] Mark Molinari - Co-Founder at 4th Source  - Highlight Here Mark Molinari is the co-Chairman of the Board of Directors and co-Founder at 4th Source. 4th Source uses delivery centers across Mexico and now here in the U.S.  Mark is involved in strategy and innovation. He was vice president at Pegasystems and at Oracle Corporation prior to starting 4th Source. He shares the great benefits of getting technical and website work done close to a companies home market.         ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/25567.mp3   [caption id="attachment_8032" align="alignright" width="200"] Steven Blum[/caption] Steven Blum - Owner of  Steven G. Blum and Associates  and Author of Negotiating Your Investments: Use Proven Negotiation Methods to Enrich Your Financial Life - Highlight Here Steven Blum created Steven G. Blum and Associates to share his perspective on the importance of economic science. He received his Juris Doctor from the Northeastern, a Masters from Harvard, and a Masters of Taxation from New York University School of Law. Steve has taught at Wharton since 1994 and won an award for outstanding teaching five times. He just published a Wiley book entitled “Negotiating Your Investments: Use Proven Negotiation Methods to Enrich Your Financial Life.”       [caption id="attachment_7413" align="alignright" width="200"] Steve Beecham[/caption] Steve Beecham - Owner of Bass Awkward Business - Highlight Here Steve Beecham started in the mortgage business, as Owner of Home Town Mortgage in north Atlanta. He learned quickly that his marketing techniques were different, but worked. Today, he is an author and speaker who shares his tricks for network selling. His techniques for helping succeed in business use better networking and learning to leverage social connections. As a mortgage business owner, Steve interviewed 100's sales people and trained many of the best. From this, he saw the common elements of success. He will help increase sales by helping first. Great stuff.             ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/25565.mp3 [caption id="attachment_8023" align="alignright" width="200"] Stephanie Shalofsky[/caption] Stephanie Shalofsky - Professional Organizer and Owner of The Organizing Zone - Highlight Here Stephanie Shalofsky says that she 'Transforms Combat Zones Into Comfort Zones.' Based in New York, Stephanie is a Professional Organizer. She uses her extensive project management experience and organizational abilities to help clients manage their data and time. Her unique process pinpoints clients’ goals and she creates personalized solutions to meet these goals. She is with us today to help get us more organized, a big problem for small businesses.      [caption id="attachment_8027" align="alignright" width="200"] Mica Scalin[/caption] Mica Scalin - Executive Director of The Alternative Speakers Bureau  - Highlight Here Mica Scalin worked on social media and marketing with NBC Universal and Showtime. Recently she created a cool company to  bring unique, fun content that creates meaningful connections between people. Mica's company, The Alternative Speakers Bureau, hires artists, sword swallowers, and other unique experts and gets them speaking gigs at GE, The Federal Reserve Bank, Coke, The Gap Inc, Capital One and more. Mica makes artists accessible as educational tools for fostering and maintaining resourceful thinking in the workplace.         ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/25543.mp3   [caption id="attachment_7925" align="alignright" width="200"] Melinda Thomas[/caption] Melinda Thomas - Script and Copywriter, Live Presentation, Video and Audio Coach - Highlight Here Melinda Thomas is with us to help improve our presentation skills. She is a presentation coach that believes that “Anything is possible." She was a professional actress in film, TV, and theater, but now uses her compassion to work with her clients to understand the secrets to delivering engaging, powerful and authentic live presentations. Melinda believes everyone can be great on stage and will show you how!      [caption id="attachment_7927" align="alignright" width="200"] Joleene Moody[/caption] Joleene Moody - Sales & Closing Expert and Author of Memoirs of Normalcy: Journey from Sedentary to Extraordinary  - Highlight Here Joleene Moody is a former television reporter and now is a transformational speaker. As a television personality, she used her investigative work and human-interest stories to show people overcoming obstacles everyday. Joleene herself has faced setbacks; she suffered from addiction, loss through death, career changes, and other personal struggles. When she hit rock bottom, she used the inspiration of the stories she reported on to rebuild for life. Today, she shares closing tips and shares how to close a sale!         ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/25532.mp3 [caption id="attachment_7920" align="alignright" width="200"] Patrick Schwerdtfeger[/caption] Patrick Schwerdtfeger - Keynote Speaker and Author of Marketing Shortcuts for the Self-Employed: Leverage Resources, Establish Online Credibility and Crush Your Competition - Highlight Here Patrick Schwerdtfeger hs been on the show before and we are excited to welcome him back and get an update on his career. Patrick is a leading authority on ‘big data’ and the social media revolution. His award-winning book, Marketing Shortcuts for the Self-Employed, and was published by Wiley and he is a regular guest on Bloomberg TV. Patrick speaks about global mega trends, big data and the social media at events around the world. Right after this interview, he is off to Colombia to speak!      [caption id="attachment_7922" align="alignright" width="200"] Bartosz Gonczarek[/caption] Bartosz Gonczarek - Co-founder of MorrisCooke - Highlight Here Bartosz Gonczarek is Co-founder and COO of a European App company. Based in Poland, Bart and his team have created some great sales tools and SMB Apps. We love them and use several of his products here at School for Startups Radio. Bart is an UI design expert and its shows in the Apps, as they are super easy to use. Not only do we learn about Bart and his company, but we also talk about the differences between entrepreneurship in the US and Europe.         ...