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Running the Bases with Small Businesses

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I have a passion to work with small businesses and I love baseball - I thought, “Let’s blend them together”. So, Every episode I sit down with local entrepreneurs, business builders and small business owners to talk about their wins and whiffs, their “tools of the trade” and to give actionable tips - you could call them “business signs” to other business-builders.We’ll cover business stats such as Entrepreneurship, Operations, Sales, Digital Marketing, Innovation - Plus a little fun baseball talk.

I have a passion to work with small businesses and I love baseball - I thought, “Let’s blend them together”. So, Every episode I sit down with local entrepreneurs, business builders and small business owners to talk about their wins and whiffs, their “tools of the trade” and to give actionable tips - you could call them “business signs” to other business-builders.We’ll cover business stats such as Entrepreneurship, Operations, Sales, Digital Marketing, Innovation - Plus a little fun baseball talk.

Location:

United States

Description:

I have a passion to work with small businesses and I love baseball - I thought, “Let’s blend them together”. So, Every episode I sit down with local entrepreneurs, business builders and small business owners to talk about their wins and whiffs, their “tools of the trade” and to give actionable tips - you could call them “business signs” to other business-builders.We’ll cover business stats such as Entrepreneurship, Operations, Sales, Digital Marketing, Innovation - Plus a little fun baseball talk.

Language:

English

Contact:

2165578452


Episodes

Jenny Abouobaia - Clever Touch Marketing

10/18/2021
Running the Bases today with Jenny Abouobaia the Founder at Clever Touch Marketing - a unique Egypt-based, women-led Digital Marketing Agency. Founded in 2017, Clever Touch Marketing has become an industry leader for delivering results in Affiliate Marketing and training others in driving their own success in the industry. Jenny shares her incredible journey down the entrepreneurial path - Dance studio owner, Bollywood dancer appearing in 300 films, Mexican Circus performer, Las Vegas Show...

Duration:01:08:04

Aiko Stevenson - Mika & Milo

10/4/2021
Running the Bases today with Aiko Stevenson the Founder at Mika & Milo - a luxurious children's apparel brand located in Hong Kong. Award-winning cashmere for kids, Mika & Milo was born out of a rich history in textiles: Aiko's family has been working with natural fibers for well over a century. Aiko had a distinguished career in Broadcast Journalism before setting her sights on being an entrepreneur and small business owner. Aiko, who was educated in the United Kingdom, went on to study at...

Duration:00:44:42

Infltable Party Magic - We Deliver Fun in Texas

9/20/2021
Running the Bases today with Chanda McFarland the Founder of Inflatable Party Magic - a Texas-based and Texas-sized Entertainment company. For 20 plus years, Chanda has been building her entertainment business of inflatables, party rentals, extreme games, and mechanical rides. As she likes to say “We deliver Fun!” Starting from her garage with three inflatables - Inflatable Party Magic grew to offer 30 inflatable products in the first year. Now 20 years later they offer over 160...

Duration:00:43:03

REPOST: On-Technology Partners - Learn to Pivot

9/6/2021
We're taking a recording break during August - but we'll be back in September with more original content and discussions with entrepreneurs from around the globe. Until then, we've pulled from our highlights reel and are replaying some of our fan-favorite shows. I hope you enjoy!

Duration:00:41:31

REPOST: Booze-Up - Beverage Delivery

8/23/2021
We're taking a recording break during August - but we'll be back in September with more original content and discussions with entrepreneurs from around the globe. Until then, we've pulled from our highlights reel and are replaying some of our fan-favorite shows. I hope you enjoy!

Duration:00:49:27

REPOST: Even Mix - 3D Mixing technology

8/9/2021
Running the Bases today with Phil Rankin, CEO of Even Mix and Triad Capital - Even Mix designs and manufactures foldable mixing blade mixers. Using aerospace engineering techniques to design pump technology into variable pitch blades, bringing true mixing technology to in-drum liquids. We discuss the unique business and technology of mixing liquids for commercial and agricultural uses. Challenges of small manufacturing in today’s environment. Plus, utilizing video in product education and...

Duration:00:52:15

Stephen Wible - Credit Suite

7/26/2021
Running the Bases today with Stephen Wible. Stephen is the Director of Business Development for Credit Suite, Inc. – The recognized leader in teaching business owners how to “Build Business Credit” that is NOT tied to your social security number. Stephen is a Marine Corps veteran with a deep background in real estate sales, flipping and property management, print manufacturing, building and obtaining business credit. He has founded and led multiple successful companies and has had as many...

Duration:00:57:41

Advanced MMC, Inc - Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain

7/12/2021
Running the Bases today with Dr. Patricia Delzell the Founder at Advanced MMC, Inc - a unique Ohio based integrated pain management center. Dr. Delzell is a board-certified musculoskeletal radiologist specializing in integrative treatment of chronic musculoskeletal pain. Dr. Delzell combines traditional medicine with an integrative pain management approach so her patients can lead a life without chronic pain. She specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of musculoskeletal scar, including...

Duration:01:03:53

Arjun Rai - HelloWoofy

6/28/2021
Running the Bases today with Arjun Rai - the Founder and CEO of HelloWoofy. HelloWoofy is a cloud-based social media management platform for businesses across all industries. Arjun shares how he took an idea and passion to help small businesses to launch a successful SaaS operation providing artificial intelligence for digital marketing. Arjun Rai is a NYC-based entrepreneur who is on a mission to support small businesses with the power of visualized data science and artificial intelligence...

Duration:01:03:38

Kyle Roof - Page Optimizer Pro

6/14/2021
Running the Bases today with Kyle Roof the Founder at High Voltage SEO, Page Optimizer Pro and Internet Marketing Gold - the man is busy! Kyle and his partner operate their business across four countries with 30 team members - and still growing. Kyle is responsible for the development and implementation of all SEO techniques used by the SEO agency High Voltage SEO and the SEO tool PageOptimizer Pro. Kyle is also the co-founder of Internet Marketing Gold, a global community of 3000+ SEO...

Duration:01:08:37

Reset Lounge - Relaxation Center

5/31/2021
Running the Bases today with Beth Johnson - one of four founders of the Reset Lounge - a unique spa and relaxation center focused on wellness. Reset Lounge supplies a range of wellness offerings so that you and your family can feel better, be healthier and have a space to take a pause and *breathe*. Beth shares the story of starting a business at the start of the COVID Pandemic. How does a high-touch-based service continue in business during a shutdown? Beth and partners faced a number of...

Duration:00:43:34

Dave Ruel - Done By Noon

5/17/2021
Running the Bases today with Dave Ruel the CEO at Effic - an innovative leadership development company that helps busy entrepreneurs maximize their impact and freedom. Following his “efficiency first” philosophy to entrepreneurial productivity and performance, Dave developed a powerful methodology that he sums up in the best-selling book Done By Noon - How To Achieve More By Noon Than Other Entrepreneurs In A Full Day. Dave Ruel is a former competitive physique athlete turned serial...

Duration:01:03:50

Infinity Eye Care - Eye Care Practice in Twinsburg, OH

5/3/2021
Running the Bases today with Dr. Ryan McKinnis from Infinity Eye Care - an eye care service and center located in Twinsburg, OH. Infinity Eye Care’s mission is to provide individualized eye care to each and every patient. With a passion for research and remaining on the cutting edge of technology, they strive to provide full-service care to meet each patient’s needs and expectations. Dr. Ryan and his wife Heather opened Infinity Eye Care in January 2021 - in the midst of the pandemic and...

Duration:00:47:55

Cibik's Dairy Island - Handcrafted Ice Cream

4/19/2021
Running the Bases today with Rick Cibik from Cibik’s Dairy Island - a unique Chagrin Falls, Ohio-based Ice Cream Shop. Cibik’s Dairy Island is a seasonal ice cream shop that was established in 1976 by Rich and Elaine Cibik. The iconic summer ice cream destination offerings include homemade small-batch craft ice creams, frozen custards, and Dole Whip. We sit down with Rick and talk about his lifelong experience with Ice Cream! Working in his family-owned business since he was 14 (now 60) -...

Duration:00:47:40

Holly Starks - Black Hatter and Video Marketer

4/5/2021
Running the Bases today with Holly Starks a leader in the Video Marketing Industry and renowned “Black Hatter” in SEO. Holly is well recognized as both an online and offline marketer and hosts several live events and boot camps throughout the year helping other marketers reach their full potential in Video Marketing and SEO. Awarded one of the Top SEO Influencers in 2017, she speaks around the world at conferences and digital marketing gatherings. Holly shares her experience of operating...

Duration:00:47:38

PhilRx - Prescription Discount Card

3/22/2021
Running the Bases today with Dave Cherosky the CEO at PhilRx - a prescription discount drug card. PhilRx is part of Health Benefits Administrators (HBA) that was founded by Dave’s Father and continues to grow under Daves’s care. Over 20 years in the insurance business, Dave has a passion for helping others navigate the complex world of health insurance. Dave shares his experiences of the early days in the business and how they landed on the idea and practice of the discount drug. The...

Duration:00:45:15

Bosun - Building Remote Teams

3/8/2021
Running the Bases today with Liz Goddard and Nicole Grinnell from Bonsun - a service provider that helps small businesses grow their remote teams. Bosun allows small businesses to grow as their needs and business expand. They build each client their dream team and only charge them for work completed! Liz and Nicole share their challenges of finding the right offering and business to grow, and how they landed on the concept of Bosun. They even share how the meaning behind the company...

Duration:00:44:58

Jason Swenk - Smart Agency Mastermind

2/22/2021
Running the Bases today with Jason Swenk - former marketing agency owner, and current partner in a $20M Digital Agency. Jason now works with digital marketing agency owners from the around world helping to establish systems and processes to scale and grow faster. Fresh out of college Jason was off to work for Arthur Anderson, one of the big 5 consulting firms. Quickly realizing that he couldn’t work for anyone but himself, so he changed direction, quit the day job, and launched a digital...

Duration:00:22:42

Henry Grendell - KDG Attorneys at Law

2/8/2021
Running the Bases today with Henry Grendell a founding partner at Kaufman, Drozdowski & Grendell LLC - Ohio-based business law and litigation practice. KDG has been in business for over four years, with member partners averaging over 20 years of practice. Henry shares his thoughts on providing clients legal counsel, how small businesses can stay out of trouble, and - the golden rule of business. He loves to travel and we touch a bit on some of the extravagant locations he’s toured. You’ll...

Duration:00:38:47

Mads Singers - Management Coaching for Online Business Executives

1/25/2021
Running the Bases today with Mads Singers the Founder and CEO of Mads Singers Management Coaching - management coaching focused on online businesses. Mads has been helping established online business 5x without having to work 80 hours a week by improving management skills. Mads started his career working in very large corporate entities. He became fascinated with management and specifically how to improve skills and improve outcomes with his team. A self-starter and learner - he read every...

Duration:00:54:33