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HaliBlab

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HaliBlab is a show for small businesses in Halifax, Nova Scotia. I'll talk to businesses you may be watching and some you haven't heard of yet. I love to hear stories of local businesses--how they started and where they're going--and of course, how they're leveraging social media. About the Music: Medium Rock by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Artist: http://audionautix.com/

HaliBlab is a show for small businesses in Halifax, Nova Scotia. I'll talk to businesses you may be watching and some you haven't heard of yet. I love to hear stories of local businesses--how they started and where they're going--and of course, how they're leveraging social media. About the Music: Medium Rock by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Artist: http://audionautix.com/

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United States

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HaliBlab is a show for small businesses in Halifax, Nova Scotia. I'll talk to businesses you may be watching and some you haven't heard of yet. I love to hear stories of local businesses--how they started and where they're going--and of course, how they're leveraging social media. About the Music: Medium Rock by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Artist: http://audionautix.com/

Language:

English


Episodes

Ep 27: Using Social Media to Promote and Build with Michelle McCann

3/29/2019
Join me for the season finale of HaliBlab with guest Michelle McCann of Bold and Italic Social Communications as we recap our trip to Social Media Marketing World. We share where social media is headed according to the experts. Website: https://www.boldanditalic.ca Facebook: https://fb.com/boldnitalic Instagram: https://instagram.com/boldnitalic Twitter: https://twitter.com/boldnitalic Medium Rock by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license Artist:...

Duration:00:48:14

HaliBlab Ep 26: Doing "Women’s Work" with Jessie Harrold

3/23/2019
On episode 26 of HaliBlab: A Halifax Small Business Podcast, meet Jessie Harrold, coach, mentor, doula & author. She offers mentorship & retreats, guides wilderness quests, and occasionally rushes off in the night to attend a birth. Find Jessie on... https://www.facebook.com/jessie.es.harrold https://www.instagram.com/jessie.es.harrold https://www.JessieHarrold.com Medium Rock by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license Artist: http://audionautix.com --- Send in a...

Duration:00:48:34

Ep 25: Saving Vintage Decor and Accessories from the Landfill with Brigid Milway

3/16/2019
Meet the multi-passionate entrepreneur who’s saving vintage decor & accessories from the landfill. Brigid Milway owns What These Old Things? plus runs a social media consultancy. FB: https://www.facebook.com/Whattheseoldthings IG: https://www.instagram.com/whattheseoldthings Twitter: https://twitter.com/theseoldthings Website: https://whattheseoldthings.com Medium Rock by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license Artist: http://audionautix.com --- Send in a voice...

Duration:00:43:26

Ep 24: Trying to Save the World One Reusable Product at a Time with Shannon Shields

3/9/2019
I’m talking to an entrepreneur who is trying to save the world, one reusable product at a time. Join me as I chat with Shannon Shields of Body Honour about her entrepreneurial endeavours making reusable feminine hygiene products and trying to save our planet. FB: https://www.facebook.com/bodyhonourproducts/ IG: https://www.instagram.com/bodyhonour/ Website: https://bodyhonour.ca/ Medium Rock by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license Artist:...

Duration:00:42:52

Ep 23: How to Be Secure Online in Biz and Life with Victoria McIntosh

3/1/2019
For Episode 23, meet our guest, Victoria McIntosh, an online privacy specialist. We discuss online privacy, passwords, browsers, and more to help you be secure online in both your business and your life. Website: www.victoriamcintosh.com Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/vmcntosh Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/informationinbloom Medium Rock by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Artist: http://audionautix.co...

Duration:00:55:21

Ep 20: Going Viral with Katelyn Bourgoin

2/9/2019
Episode 20 of HaliBlab features Katelyn Bourgoin, the queen of qualitative customer research. She shares what it’s like to have a tweet or two go viral. Find Katelyn on: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/kbourgoin/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/KateBour Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/katebourgoin/ Grab your free Customer Ranking Calculator: https://katelynbourgoin.com/calculator --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/anita-kirkbride/message

Duration:00:48:18

Ep 19: How a Chemical Engineer Became a Floatation Therapy Expert with Lindsay MacPhee

2/2/2019
How does a chemical engineer become a meditation and relaxation expert? Episode 19 of HaliBlab features Lindsay MacPhee of The Floatation Centre. Join us as she shares the surprising ways floatation therapy can elevate the quality of your life! www.thefloatationcentre.ca www.facebook.com/thefloatationcentre www.twitter.com/TheFloatCentre www.instagram.com/thefloatcentre Medium Rock by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative CommonsAttribution license...

Duration:00:51:13

Ep 18: Get to Know Events Designer Extraordinaire, Menna Riley

1/25/2019
Episode 18 of HaliBlab features events designer extraordinaire, Menna Riley! Listen to us chat about amazing events Menna has organized, her ideal client, and her favourite social media platform. And don’t miss her upcoming Leading Ladies Networking event on January 31st, with Wing Woman Anita Kirkbride! Website: http://mennariley.com Facebook: http://facebook.com/themennariley Insta: http://instagram.com/mennariley Twitter: http://twitter.com/mennariley --- Send in a voice message:...

Duration:00:50:55

Ep 17 : Natural Skin Care with Carolyn Crewe

1/19/2019
Episode 17 features Carolyn Crewe of Duckish, a local company with a variety of natural skin care & bath products, including my personal favourite lip balm! Website: duckish.ca IG: instagram.com/getduckish FB: facebook.com/DuckishNaturalSkinCare Promo for HaliBlab listeners: 20% off your next online Duckish purchase with code HaliBlab20 Medium Rock by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Artist: http://audionauti...

Duration:00:40:20

Ep 16: Travel and Work Remotely with Amy Schwartz

1/11/2019
Episode 16 of HaliBlab features Amy Schwartz of Unleash Surf, a company that sets up everything you need to work-from-away in a surf-friendly environment. SPECIAL for HaliBlab listeners: Unleash is offering 50% off for the 2-week experience in Feb with spots left, and a full month for 30% off. Contact Amy on IG or email amy@unleashsurf.com and mention HaliBlab! https://www.facebook.com/UNLEASH-488793611327932/ https://www.instagram.com/unleashsurf/ https://www.unleashsurf.com/ --- Send in a...

Duration:00:40:40

Ep 15: Businesses to Watch with Peter Moreira

1/4/2019
Episode 15 of HaliBlab features Peter Moreira of Entrevestor. Join us as we chat about the year ahead for startups in the Maritimes and learn about some of the new and exciting businesses to watch this year! Plus learn all about Peter's new book, The Haight. https://www.entrevestor.com www.facebook.com/Entrevestor-109476559154168 twitter.com/PeterDMoreira www.facebook.com/TheHaightBook www.instagram.com/thehaightbook --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/anita-kirkbride/message

Duration:00:44:28

Ep 14: Helping Nova Scotians with Disabilities with Easter Seals

12/15/2018
Episode 14 of HaliBlab features Joanne Bernard from Easter Seals. Their mission is helping Nova Scotians with disabilities seek equality and inclusion, and access to independence and opportunities. Join me to learn more about the programs they operate and how you can support them in their mission this holiday season. Find Easter Seals on . . . Website: www.easterseals.ns.ca Twitter: www.twitter.com/eastersealsns Facebook: www.facebook.com/ESnovascotia --- Send in a voice message:...

Duration:00:35:10

Ep 13: Creating Prosthetic Limbs from Recycled Caps with Jacob Boudreau

12/8/2018
Episode 13 features Jacob Boudreau, a 3D printing enthusiast and Founder & CEO of Kindness3D. K3D started out as a chapter of E-Nable, a non profit group that uses 3D printing technology and community support to supply the world with free artificial limbs. You can help by donating your plastic pop bottle caps and marijuana container caps. E-Nable: enablingthefuture.org Facebook: www.facebook.com/Kindness3D Instagram: www.instagram.com/Kindness3D LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/kindness3d...

Duration:00:23:04

Ep 12: Website Legal Essentials with Corinne Boudreau

12/1/2018
Episode 12 features everyone’s favourite guitar-picking, hockey-playing, lawyer-turned-entrepreneur Corinne Boudreau! We chat about shooting down stereotypes by showing your personal side on social media and the essential legal requirements you should have on your website. Spoiler: Anita admits she has some work to do in that area! Get your freebies from Corinne here: onlinelegalessentials.ca/ Find Corinne on: Instagram: @lawyercorinne Twitter: @lawyercorinne Facebook -...

Duration:00:50:22

Ep 11: Creating Courses & Workshops with Sandra Currie-Samson

11/24/2018
On this week’s episode of HaliBlab, meet Sandra Currie-Samson! She specializes in helping entrepreneurs build captivating courses. If you’re trying to get a workshop or course off the ground, don’t miss this interview. Find Sandra on... Twitter: https://twitter.com/SassySolutions Facebook: https://facebook.com/sandracurriesamson1 LinkedIn: https://linkedin.com/in/sandracurriesamson --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/anita-kirkbride/message

Duration:00:43:18

Ep 10: Inspiration for the Entrepreneur with Meryl Cook

11/17/2018
Meryl Cook is an author, journal writer, speaker, and workshop leader. Currently, Meryl is the Craft Local Artist in Residence at the Centre for Craft, Nova Scotia. Her story will inspire the entrepreneur in all of us. You can find Meryl on: Twitter: twitter.com/merylacook Facebook: www.facebook.com/MerylACook Instagram: www.instagram.com/merylcook Purchase Meryl's book set here: www.merylcook.ca/books Grab my free 7-day course to build your Social Media Strategy:...

Duration:00:48:20

Ep 9: Fighting Period Poverty with Erin Casey and Suzanne Lively

11/10/2018
As the holiday season approaches, we focus more on charities. This week, we chat about what period poverty is, what Erin Casey of Dignity Period & Suzanne Lively of Friendly Divas are accomplishing through their initiatives, and how you can help. Friendly Divas: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/friendlydivas/ Twitter: @friendlydivas Dignity Period: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DignityPeriodCampaign/ --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/anita-kirkbride/message

Duration:00:41:44

Ep 8: Wifi Marketing with Shaun Whynacht

11/2/2018
Episode 8 with guest Shaun Whynacht of Blue Cow Marketing Inc. We chat about wifi marketing, Zenreach, and other marketing tips. You’ll be amazed at what can be accomplished through offering free wifi at your place of business! FREE Customer Experience Marketing E-Book: https://thecrmguy.ca/ebook Website: http://www.bluecowmarketing.ca Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/bluecowmarketing Grab my free 7-day course to build your Social Media Strategy: https://twirp.ca/free-course --- Send in a...

Duration:00:50:31

Ep 7: Chatting Chat Bots with Janet Chiang

10/27/2018
Episode 7 with guest Janet Chiang of GoSky AI Digital Marketing, an award-winning chat bot creator based right here in Halifax. Chat bots are the new wave in social media marketing. Freebie: Free messenger bot trend report through Janet's bot: http://m.me/goskyai?ref=Eng Website: https://gosky.ca Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/goskyai/ Article: Cosmetic Startup Sells $250,000+ Per Month with Chatbot: Grab my free course to build your Social Media Strategy: https://twirp.ca/free-course/...

Duration:00:41:16

Ep 6: Applying for Post-Secondary Education and Scholarships with Janet MacDonald

10/20/2018
Guest Janet MacDonald of MycampusGPS Education Consulting discusses post-secondary education options and surprising scholarships available for high school grads. Janet’s free resources: Grade 12 Checklist: www.mycampusgps.ca/grade12checklist Grade 11 Success Formula: www.mycampusgps.ca/grade11successformula Get a copy of the "How to Find Scholarships" 12-page guide (reg. $19.95). Email janet@mycampusGPS.ca. MycampusGPS: Facebook: www.Facebook.com/mycampusGPS Twitter:...

Duration:00:42:56