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SYB 63 | Meet A New Courageous Business Lender | Kabbage.com

11/15/2016
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Most small business owners finance their business using high interest personal credit cards. It's not because they want to and it's not because they don't understand the exorbitant interest cost; it's because they don't have any alternative. Banks are exiting the small business lending arena and small business owners are stuck with few places to turn. New online lenders are stepping in to fill the void.

Duration:00:53:49

SYB 62 | Leveraging Media to Drive More Sales | Mark Gibbons

11/8/2016
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In today's complex marketing world, thee just are no easy answers to a small business owner's question about the best way to market their products or services. We have moved so far beyond the old yellow pages' ad that now the marketing battlefield is strewn with millions of waster dollars on poorly executed schemes that didn't get a single person to make a single purchase.

Duration:00:53:37

SYB 61 | Beyond A Bank Loan | Ondeck.com

11/1/2016
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Every small business owner struggles with cash flow - and every small business owner laments over any retail bank's interest in loaning money to a small business owner. The paperwork burden is cumbersome, you can never talk to a real live person on a bank's loan committee, and your business financials never quite measure up to what they want. Learn about a new alternative to the old-fashioned corner bank loan.

Duration:00:53:43

SYB 06 | Finding Success The Hard Way - Contemporary Living, Cynthia Heathcoe

11/1/2016
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Sometimes entrepreneurial paths take circuitous routes to finally get to successful small business ownership. However, Cynthia Heathcoe’s route was much more difficult than any could imagine. Finding herself in a homeless shelter with her children 15 years ago after what she describes as some “very poor life choices”, she pulled herself up by the bootstraps, got a job, went to night school, raised her 6 children and two years ago decided it was time to own her own business.

Duration:00:53:48

SYB 05 | Should You Hire An Intern? - Career Source

11/1/2016
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What if you were able to add an experienced, albeit young, worker to your staff at virtually no out of pocket cost? Learn about a newly launched program in Palm Beach County where eligible workers between the ages of 17-22 are fully trained to blend right into any business as a valuable staff member. Nicole Rozon and Holli Frey from Career Source review the program details. Interns Marcus Lewis and Robin Lopez share their stories + businessman Dave Harned from B&A Manufacturing tell us if...

Duration:00:53:50

SYB 60 | Checked Your Brain Vitals Lately? - Dr. Corinna Lathan

10/25/2016
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Every time we go to the doctor's office our height, weight, temperature and blood pressure are meticulously checked and recorded. Those vital signs are important, but we seem to be missing the most important vital signs of all...our brain vital. One in four Americans suffer from conditions that affect brain functions,, such as depression, PTSD, or Alzheimer's. And, all of us regardless of our age, experience times when our brain is not operating at maximum efficiency. But now there is a...

Duration:00:53:51

SYB 59 | It's All Greek to Me • Medical Doc's Decoded - Karen Vieira, Evelio Sardina

10/18/2016
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Translating medical researcher's reports and analysis into a document that can be understood by a high schooler, is a very tough assignment. Today's guests discuss how a PhD in Biomedical Sciences combines her knowledge with an innate writing ability to build a very successful company.

Duration:00:53:40

SYB 03 | Starting Early: Kid CEO, YEA National Champion, Kayla Abromowitz - Kayla Cares 4 Kids

10/14/2016
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YEA! participants learn more about how business works in their 30 week program, than many entrepreneurs learn in their first 5 years. Meet National YEA Champion, 13 year old Kayla Abromowitz who brought judges to their feet with her “Shark Tank” like presentation. CEO’s from both YEA! sponsoring area Chambers of Commerce will talk about the program and how to get involved this year as a kid, a sponsor or a mentor. Kathy Rendo, Kayla’s SCORE mentor, is delighted but not surprised at her...

Duration:00:53:09

SYB 02 | Growing Your Network: Business MatchMaker Event - Palm Beach Partners

10/14/2016
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A coalition of City, County, State and non-profit agencies aligned to enhance economic development opportunities to benefit small, women-owned and disadvantaged business enterprises in South Florida, representatives of Palm Beach Partners sit down to discuss their upcoming Business MatchMaker event being held on Friday, September 18th @ the Raymond F. Kravis Center. Topics include social media, marketing technology, how to build your credit and obtain a small business loan and how to build...

Duration:00:52:49

SYB 01 | Bringin' The Juice: BananaWave Beverage Startup - Fresh Start Beverage Company

10/14/2016
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Entrepreneurs Neter Kush-Ben Alkebulan and partner Trendolyn Hopkins discuss their startup Fresh Start Beverage Company, maker of BANANA WAVE®​ bananamilk; how Palm Beach SCORE has helped them achieve success; and the many challenges a startup faces along the long and winding road to success + special guest, local social media expert Lisa Gangadeen, owner of Palm Beach County SMM firm, The 33480 Group.

Duration:00:52:32

SYB 56 | Delivering Love In A Vase - Natures Bouquet Wellington, Debbie Kaplan

10/14/2016
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The guest on tonight's show is another one of our successful Encore Entrepreneurs. Debbie Kaplan is a New Jersey girl who graduated college with a degree in Psychology, but jumped into the high tech industry where she ultimately became President of the company. Wanting to be closer to her children's grandparents, she gave it all up to move to Florida, and explore another career. How she landed as the owner of a Wellington Flower Shop is an intriguing story.

Duration:00:53:35

SYB 58 | Compassion + Passion: An Entrepreneur Story - Tamela Alldredge

10/10/2016
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Everyone knows Florida's population is skewed to senior citizens. With 23% of the population over 60 years of age now, that density is projected to grow to 28% within the next 3 years. The population of the truly senior citizens - those over age 85 - will nearly double in 3 years, reaching nearly one million. Today's show focuses on the entrepreneurial opportunities available for those interested in helping to care for this elderly population.

Duration:00:53:51

SYB 57 | Passion Sprouts Green — www.gotsprouts.com

9/27/2016
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When you are passionate about your business goals, good things happen. Today's program focuses on the booming "green grocer" health food craze that is happening at farmers' markets, small specialty grocers and now even major supermarkets. But this isn't a story of another health food store - this is the story of two people who believe in the healing power of healthy food and have built a successful company growing the food they know has worked to restore their own health.

Duration:00:53:48

SYB 56 | Delivering Love In A Vase - Natures Bouquet Wellington FL, Debbie Kaplan

9/20/2016
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The guest on tonight's show is another one of our successful Encore Entrepreneurs. Debbie Kaplan is a New Jersey girl who graduated college with a degree in Psychology, but jumped into the high tech industry where she ultimately became President of the company. Wanting to be closer to her children's grandparents, she gave it all up to move to Florida, and explore another career. How she landed as the owner of a Wellington Flower Shop is an intriguing story.

Duration:00:53:35

SYB 55 | Your Subconscious Mind Is A Powerful Tool - Sherry Hardt

9/13/2016
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Your unconscious memory is virtually perfect — it is your conscious recall that is not. The function of your subconscious mind is to store and retrieve data. But how to communicate with your subconscious mind is the subject of many hundreds of volumes of research. Tapping into your subconscious is the subject of tonight's program.

Duration:00:53:25

SYB 54 | Golf As An Entrepreneurial Endeavor - Moore Mobile Golf, Valerie Moore

9/6/2016
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Golf’s first virtue for a business networking activity is that virtually anyone of any age can play it. Unlike other sports where age and agility define a win, golf is more about technique, etiquette and honesty and then there’s the handicap system to provide the final equalization between young and old, experienced and novices. Also, while a round of golf usually takes 4 to 5 hours, you spend a small fraction of that time actually hitting the ball. It gives you plenty of time to network...

Duration:00:53:58

SYB 53 | Do You Suffer From Glossophobia?

8/30/2016
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Glossophobia affects more than 85% of people of all genders, ethnicities and cultures. The fear of public speaking can be extreme with panic attacks and blackouts, or it can be an extreme dislike of standing in front of a large group of people, resulting in sweaty palms, rapid heart beat and dry throat. The 100 year old organization Toastmasters International helps people overcome their innate fears and often leads them into new successful careers. Today's guest is a prime example of someone...

Duration:00:53:49

SYB 52 | Building A Business Around Other's Wealth

8/23/2016
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Today's program is about everyone's favorite subject - money - and not only how to keep it, but how to make it grow. Entrepreneur Christina Worley has built a successful wealth management company in Palm Beach County and we learn about her journey that started with graduating from the Wharton School at age 19, then a career as a New York City CPA and now a successful Entrepreneur.

Duration:00:52:57

SYB 51 | To Be Chic or Re-Chic, That Is The Question - Re-Chic Unique Boutique

8/16/2016
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Our guest today is another member of that rapidly expanding group of women entrepreneurs whom we call Encore Entrepreneurs. Lisa Lambka completed one very active career in sales and marketing with a wide variety of businesses and has now decided to follow her "passion for fashion" and open a resale women's clothing store in trendy Lake Park. Listen as Lisa explains what brought her to this amazing mid-life journey.

Duration:00:53:17

SYB 50 | Teaching Executives How To Mentor Women In STEM Careers

8/9/2016
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This week we are going to meet a woman who is passionate about the need to do a better job of transferring knowledge from one generation to the next, or from one gender to the other, or simply mutually sharing knowledge and experiences for the betterment of everyone. Today, 75% of Fortune 500 companies provide professional mentoring programs for their employees. They know the investment provides substantial ROI back to the company, especially when it comes to today's millennial work force.

Duration:00:53:55