November 2014

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/27437.mp3   Olga Mizrahi - Author, Speaker & Biz Blogger @ChunkOfChange.com & LBPost.com, CEO of @ohsodesign.com [caption id="attachment_10733" align="alignright" width="80"] Olga Mizrahi[/caption] Olga Mizrahi is an author, speaker, and business blogger. After Olga earned her MBA from Pepperdine University, she started a successful marketing and web design agency - ohso! design. Her emphasis at ohso! design has been to bring small businesses into the folds of big business successes. She has been named one of the Long Beach Post’s first “30 Women To Watch" and she is currently active on the LinkedOC.com Advisory Board. Her popular blog, ChunkOfChange, leads her to speaking opportunities and puts her in a position to positively influence others about marketing strategies. Olga is also the author of Sell Local, Think Global: 50 Innovative Ways to Make a Chunk of Change and Grow Your Business.   [caption id="" align="alignright" width="160"] Terri Denison[/caption] Terri Denison - District Director at US Small Business Administration Terri is responsible for overseeing the implementation and operation of the SBA’s financial, counseling,training and procurement development programs for small businesses throughout Georgia. She explains all of the SBA programs and great things SBA can do for small business owners.   Scott Reib - Attorney and Small Business Legal Expert [caption id="attachment_10792" align="alignright" width="99"] SMB Legal Issues[/caption] Scott Reib is licensed to practice law since November, 1996 by the Supreme Court of Texas. He has represented clients before Probate Courts across North Texas in contested probate and guardianships as well as complex ancillary litigation. He is the Founder of a full service law firm with an emphasis on litigation in the federal and state courts of North Texas. Scott helps individuals, families, and businesses with "Attorney Stuff" through membership based services.    ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/27436.mp3   James Altucher - Entrepreneur and Author [caption id="attachment_10727" align="alignright" width="150"] James Altucher[/caption] James Altucher is an entrepreneur and venture capitalist, investing in tech startups such as Buddy Media and appearing to have at least one toe in the door of many industries and enterprises. He has spent time in website design, as a financial columnist, and working with hedge funds. More recently he has turned energies towards writing, creating a following on his blog and publishing titles such as Choose Yourself!, I Was Blind But Now I See, and Altucher Confidential: Ideas for a World Out of Balance.   Jayson DeMers - Founder & CEO at AudienceBloom [caption id="attachment_10728" align="alignright" width="150"] Jayson DeMers[/caption] Jayson DeMers is the Founder and CEO of AudienceBloom, an internet marketing company that specializes in social media, SEO, lead generation, and content marketing strategies. With all of the clients at AudienceBloom, Jayson and his team work to help drive internet traffic, increase search rankings, and build the success of the companies. Jayson is also a contributing writer at Forbes.com, Inc.com, Entrepreneur.com, Huffington Post, and other platforms.      ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/27435.mp3   Gavin McCulley - Host of The Pitch Deck, Managing Partner of Twin Rivers Holdings [caption id="attachment_10641" align="alignright" width="140"] Gavin McCulley[/caption] Gavin McCulley is the host of "The Pitch Deck" podcast where he interviews guests who share more about successful startup strategies, and where his own expertise shines. He is also the Managing Partner at Twin Rivers Holdingsand the founding chapter President of Keiretsu Forum – Charleston, a nationally syndicated group of over 1100 angel investors. Gavin is also the Co-Founder of the South Carolina Film Council, working to represent the area's film industry and its professionals in politics at both state and local levels. Gavin also has a background as a Logistics Office and Commander in the 7th Special Forces Group. He has a definitive passion for entrepreneurial adventures and the corresponding technology.   Steve Strauss - Senior USA TODAY Small Business Columnist [caption id="attachment_10721" align="alignright" width="150"] Steve Strauss[/caption] Steve Strauss is a leading small business expert and shares his wealth of knowledge as an internationally recognized speaker, columnist, and attorney. He is also also the author of 17 books, including The Small Business Bible: Everything You Need to Know to Succeed in Your Small Business. As a weekly columnist at USATODAY.com Steve gives insight to small business owners and entrepreneurs on everything from writing in the workplace to marketing, and his column is one of the longest-running business columns in the world - running for 17 years. Steve has spoken as an expert for the U.S. State Department in locations such as India, Japan, Mongolia, and the West Bank, and he sits on the Board of the World Entrepreneurship Forum in France.     Adam Pollock - Serial Entrepreneur & Founder of Sticky.fm [caption id="attachment_10775" align="alignright" width="150"] Adam Pollock[/caption] Adam Pollock is a serial entrepreneur with a long history in online retailing, product design and marketing, publishing, team building, and mobile application production. He is the Mobile Product Manager for Voxox and the Founder of Sticky.fm, providing advertising for mobile apps. Adam is also the CEO of Innovative Applications LLC, the parent company of NextStepBabyMonitors.com. He is also a Fire Captain with the Intermountain Fire & Rescue of California.    ...

Will Air November 21, 2014 at 6pm ET on Liberty Express Radio! A.J. Ghergich - Founder of Ghergich & Co. [caption id="attachment_10324" align="alignright" width="150"] A.J. Ghergich[/caption] A.J. Ghergich is the Founder of Ghergich & Co., a consulting agency that helps clients to formulate content strategies, develop editorial content, and consider infographic marketing. With years of SEO, social media, and marketing experience, A.J. works to integrate these issues so that the people with whom he works can take the steps necessary to create powerful and effective content. This is one of the most valuable and instructional SEO interviews we had on the show!   Bob Knorpp - Chief Strategistat The Cool Beans Group and Host of The BeanCast [caption id="attachment_10635" align="alignright" width="150"] Bob Knorpp[/caption] Bob Knorpp is a marketing strategist who has helped brands such as Visa, Mars, Capital One, and Novartis develop successful and effective advertising operations. As a guest lecturer at NYU and frequent on-air guest for FOX Business, he shares his expertise in the advertising industry. Just a few of his successes include leading the Visa global team as it redefined their social presence around the world, guiding the successful launch of American Horror Story on the FX network, and leading the US launch of the Novartis' METACAM pain management product. His BeanCast roundtable discussion reaches approximately 70,000 professionals each year.    ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/27431.mp3 Sramana Mitra - Founder at One Million by One Million (1M/1M) [caption id="attachment_10625" align="alignright" width="150"] Sramana Mitra[/caption] Sramana Mitra is the Founder of One Million by One Million, a global virtual tool launched in 2010 to help a million entrepreneurs gain the necessary components to reach a million dollars in annual revenue, build $1 trillion in global GDP, and create 10 million jobs. She began her career as an entrepreneur and strategy consultant in Silicon Valley in 1994, and her experiences have spanned areas such as core technology disciplines, consumer marketing strategies, and diverse industries such as fashion and education. She has also authored such publications as Entrepreneur Journeys Volume 1 and Bootstrapping With A Paycheck: Entrepreneur Journeys.   Bill Donges - CEO MySnapCam [caption id="attachment_10627" align="alignright" width="150"] Bill Donges[/caption] Bill Donges is the CEO and President of MySnapCam, a global provider of services and products designed to enhance personal security, protect private property and create video sharing opportunities. He has more than 25 years of experience with startup ventures where he has served as an effective leader, provided critical analysis, and worked across multiple levels of platforms for entrepreneurial opportunities. Bill is also known for helping to transform under-performing and culturally diverse work groups into successful and efficient organizations.    ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/27432.mp3 Dan Goodman - CEO/Founder at Building 36 Technologies [caption id="attachment_10621" align="alignright" width="150"] Dan Goodman[/caption] Dan Goodman is the CEO and Founder of Building 36 Technologies, providing mobile access and control to homes and offices. Before launching Building 36, Dan was the CTO of Radio Thermostat where he spearheaded the development of the first mass market communicating thermostat, and his technologies have since gone on to be implemented by home improvement retailers, security companies, and energy startups. Dan earned his Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from MIT.   John Schaefer - America's Employee Recognition Expert of the Schaefer Recognition Group [caption id="attachment_10629" align="alignright" width="150"] John Schaefer[/caption] John Schaefer is known as America's Employee Recognition Expert, with over 25 years as a recognition consultant and founder of Schaefer Recognition Group. He is also a former corporate industrial engineer who has effective and efficient best practices in employee recognition, performance management incentives, and leadership training, and he uses these skills to help companies optimize their investments in one of the most important business assets - the employees. John is also the author of the new book Get More Productivity for Less Money ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/27426.mp3 Emily Bell - Founder and CEO at After Interactive [caption id="attachment_10610" align="alignright" width="150"] Emily Bell[/caption] Emily Bell is the Founder and CEO of After Interactive where she brings more than 15 years of experience across multiple industries, including healthcare, recruiting, and marketing. Throughout these years of experience she has contributed vital leadership skills to diverse companies. She specializes in growth strategy with an emphasis in B2B social media. Emily has provided expertise to Fortune 500 companies as well as boutique ad agencies. She also served for 2 years as a Director of Texas Young Professionals.   David Mihm - Director of Local Search Strategy at Moz [caption id="attachment_10616" align="alignright" width="150"] David Mihm[/caption] David Mihm is the Director of Local Search Strategy at Moz where he is responsible for product strategy and marketing for small-business-oriented products, including Moz Local. He is a leading practitioner in the field of Local search engine marketing and has been extensively involved in web design for more than a decade. David contributes his ideas and knowledge of the field through writing at the Moz blog, and his annual Local Search Ranking Factors project is one of the most impressive on the subject. He is also enthusiastic about golf course architecture and writes on the topic for EpicGolf.com.    ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/27423.mp3 Nancy Benovich Gilby - Ehrenberg Director of Entrepreneurship and Clinical Professor at University of Michigan  [caption id="attachment_10579" align="alignright" width="150"] Nancy Benovich Gilby[/caption] Nancy Benovich Gilby is a passionate entrepreneur who strives to problem-solve, educate, and inspire. Her experience includes developing 10 high-tech startups and 12 product market launches, and she has been able to take several products from just paper ideas to millions of users. She was part of the original team that invented the pre-cursor to Java,the first group calendaring Meeting Maker, the first indexed desktop search delivered as the mac app OnLocation, the first online community website Firefly, and the first personalization MyYahoo with universal login. Nancy uses her expertise to help others bring their product and service ideas to fruition, and she is enthusiastic about the role that the University of Michigan and Ann Arbor can play in the production of successful startup companies.   Peter Murphy - Retirement & Estate Planning Specialist [caption id="attachment_10615" align="alignright" width="150"] Peter Murphy[/caption] Peter Murphy is a Retirement and Estate Planning Specialist. He shares his knowledge with his Retire Ready Series. He is also the author of Social Security for Decision Makers, which aims to help readers chart a course for stable retirement. Peter is a registered Investment Advisor Representative and is registered to sell mutual funds and variable contracts, along with life, health, and long-term care insurance, in several states. Peter's background includes 27 years as a Naval Aviator and former Commanding Officer of Strike Fighter Squadron Two Five, and these years include tours as a Financial Budget Analyst and Acquisition Executive within the Office of the Secretary of Defense. He also holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Mathematics from Wesleyan University, CT and a Master of Science degree in National Resource Strategy from the Industrial College of the Armed Forces, Washington DC, and is a Distinguished Toastmaster.    ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/27401.mp3 Special Guest Host - Murray Newlands John Rampton - Entrepreneur [caption id="attachment_10542" align="alignright" width="150"] John Rampton[/caption] John Rampton is an entrepreneur and online marketing professional with a history rich in analyzing customer needs, developing targeted marketing strategies, and delivering results. With a knack for networking and communicating, John advises business executives on leadership, marking, and social media. He also has expertise in PPC, SEO, and conversion marketing, and writes for platforms such as Forbes, Entrepreneur.com, Inc., Huffington Post, and more. John was recently named #3 on the Top 50 Online Influencers in the World list by Entrepreneur Magazine and is known as an influential leader for his experience with PPC.   David Spark - Founder of Spark Media Solutions [caption id="attachment_10544" align="alignright" width="150"] David Spark[/caption] David Spark is the Founder of Spark Media Solutions where he utilizes his more than 15 years of experience in tech journalism and 10 years in advertising. This effective combination of experiences give David an edge on media production and consulting. He produces all types of content across a variety of platforms including Mashable, eWEEK, Wired.com, PCWorld, Smart Computing, Family PC, Men's Health, and Internet Underground.    ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/27397.mp3 Louis Efron - Author of How to Find a Job, Career and Life You Love (2nd Edition): A journey to purpose, fulfillment and life happiness [caption id="attachment_10594" align="alignright" width="150"] Louis Efron[/caption] Louis Efron is a contributing writer for Huffington Post and Forbes, and is also the author of "How to Find a Job, Career and Life You Love (2nd Edition): A journey to purpose, fulfillment and life happiness." He has a career that emphasizes human relationships as an award-winning human resources executive, entrepreneur, author, coach, speaker, and producer. Louis is also the founder of World Child Cancer USA, where his passion for inspiring and connecting with others is evident. He earned his BA from California State University, Fullerton, and a BS and JD from Saratoga University School of Law. Introducing How to Find a Job, Career and Life You Love (c) 2014 by Louis Efron from Larry on Vimeo.   Neil Kane - Founder and President of Illinois Partners, Contributor at Forbes.com and CEO of a game/toy company that makes The X-Cube  [caption id="attachment_10577" align="alignright" width="150"] Neil Kane[/caption] Neil Kane is the Founder and President of Illinois Partners where he provides management consulting and interim executive services. He specializes in the areas of technology commercialization, innovation, and startup formation for a diverse list of clientele. His entrepreneurship background also includes serving as the CEO of Advanced Diamond Technologies, CEO of SolarBridge Technologies, and the Entrepreneur in Residence at Illinois Ventures and at the Research Park at the University of Illinois. Neil also shares his knowledge and passion for startups as a guest lecturer, speaker, mentor, and blogger, and his writing can be found at Forbes.com.  The National Science Foundation recognized him for excellence in entrepreneurship and he was named a Technology Pioneer by the World Economic Forum.    ...