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The WOW Small Business Show

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The WOW Small Business show focuses on providing actionable information to help small business owners and leaders escape the rat race. We discuss marketing, finance, process creation, hiring, firing, HR, IT, training, technology, tools, time hacking, efficiency and leadership. We look for the tips, tricks and stories that lead to action and inspiration not just feel good moments. We try to focus on conversations about topics that are interesting as opposed to being the typical interview podcast.

The WOW Small Business show focuses on providing actionable information to help small business owners and leaders escape the rat race. We discuss marketing, finance, process creation, hiring, firing, HR, IT, training, technology, tools, time hacking, efficiency and leadership. We look for the tips, tricks and stories that lead to action and inspiration not just feel good moments. We try to focus on conversations about topics that are interesting as opposed to being the typical interview podcast.

Location:

United States

Description:

The WOW Small Business show focuses on providing actionable information to help small business owners and leaders escape the rat race. We discuss marketing, finance, process creation, hiring, firing, HR, IT, training, technology, tools, time hacking, efficiency and leadership. We look for the tips, tricks and stories that lead to action and inspiration not just feel good moments. We try to focus on conversations about topics that are interesting as opposed to being the typical interview podcast.

Language:

English


Episodes

A Shocking Discovery

4/4/2016
The young man was only 27 and he was shocked, but he was used to being shocked. The world Stanley grew up in was not a world that made sense. The stock market had crashed just a few years before he was born and Stanley grew up in in New York City. If you were […] The post A Shocking Discovery appeared first on Bryan Orr.

Duration:00:13:14

Project Management = Fame + Good looks w/ Cesar Abeid

10/8/2015
My online buddy Cesar Abeid graced us with his presence because he likes me so much (and he has a book to sell). Cesar shares the power of project management and process for small business. We also tell random GWB jokes and Cesar sings a frozen song. Click here to buy Cesar’s book Click […] The post Project Management = Fame + Good looks w/ Cesar Abeid appeared first on Bryan Orr.

Duration:00:27:17

Finding Success and Significance

10/2/2015
My friend, fellow podcaster and former Guest on this show Brian Mininger introduced me to Aaron Walker and his work. Aaron is a skilled and sincere business man who has been successful in many areas of business. In 2001 Aaron had a tragic accident where he realized that business success was not the whole picture for […] The post Finding Success and Significance appeared first on Bryan Orr.

Duration:00:36:57

5 Steps to a Better Office Culture

8/25/2015
Offices can easily become dark scary places where emotional and dramatic lifeforms come to suck the life out of one another. In this solo episode I talk about my experiences both good and bad and my top tips to create a positive office culture THANKS FOR LISTENING! Thanks again for listening to the show! […] The post 5 Steps to a Better Office Culture appeared first on Bryan Orr.

Duration:00:14:04

Is Podcasting Right For Your Business?

8/18/2015
Podcasting has been pitched as the new solution to every business marketing ill. I have not found that to be the case but I wanted to talk to a real expert to help us better understand how to know if podcasting will work for you. Ben Krueger is a podcasting, marketing and lifestyle design specialist. […] The post Is Podcasting Right For Your Business? appeared first on Bryan Orr.

Duration:00:17:17

What You Need to Know About Firing

8/10/2015
Yuck… Unpleasant subject. No matter how unpleasant it may be, it is really good to have a few things to remind yourself of when the time has come to let somebody go. THANKS FOR LISTENING! Thanks again for listening to the show! If it has helped you in any way, please share it using the […] The post What You Need to Know About Firing appeared first on Bryan Orr.

Duration:00:11:22

Don’t Let Sunk Costs Sink You

6/8/2015
Sunk Costs are one of the sneakiest factors that creep into business decision making. They will rob your common sense, turn you into a pet project fiend and cause the water cooler talk to center around how to get you out of your office and into a mental institution. Listen to this episode to […] The post Don’t Let Sunk Costs Sink You appeared first on Bryan Orr.

Duration:00:14:48

How to Be Great at Sales Without the Slime w/ Donald Kelly

6/2/2015
Today I speak with a true titan of sales-ology, a master of higher close rates and the emperor of the kingdom of customer service…. I give you Reverend Donald Kelly, THE Sales Evangelist! We talk about great customer service, finding the win-win and tips for business owners to get the most out of sales staff. […] The post How to Be Great at Sales Without the Slime w/ Donald Kelly appeared first on Bryan Orr.

Duration:00:27:00

Building and Utilizing an Email List w/ Renee Harris

5/18/2015
Interviewing Renee was great because not only did she share some great tips about email list building and utilization but she ALSO sent me an email with some of her favorite resources and the points she hit on in the interview. This is a welcome development given my extreme laziness 1. Eek! I hate to […] The post Building and Utilizing an Email List w/ Renee Harris appeared first on Bryan Orr.

Duration:00:34:28

Making Our Home Life Work w/ Leilani Orr

5/11/2015
I speak to my worlds top expert on home / life balance, priorities and the how to make a busy life work for everyone. Check Out and Subscribe to the show on iTunes THANKS FOR LISTENING! Thanks again for listening to the show! If it has helped you in any way, please share it using […] The post Making Our Home Life Work w/ Leilani Orr appeared first on Bryan Orr.

Duration:00:30:04

Marketing for Local Business De-mystified

4/20/2015
If you are a business owner you have plenty of people pitching you on marketing. On todays episode I give my top tips for marketing a local business as well as a debunk some of the myths about marketing. Check Out and Subscribe to the show on iTunes THANKS FOR LISTENING! Thanks again for […] The post Marketing for Local Business De-mystified appeared first on Bryan Orr.

Duration:00:28:26

Make Epic Change in Your Business – Ep 43

4/6/2015
You are ready to make a change in your business so what do you do next? I go over some of my top tips that we have used to help make implementing big change a win for everyone. I talk about. – What steps to take first – Who needs to be involved – The […] The post Make Epic Change in Your Business – Ep 43 appeared first on Bryan Orr.

Duration:00:17:10

Hiring and Training 101 w/ Bryan Orr

3/30/2015
The most important decisions you will make in any business is who to hire and how to train. I walk through step-by-step what I have learned about hiring and training great people. Thank you to listener Liz for encouraging this episode. Check Out and Subscribe to the show on iTunes THANKS FOR LISTENING! Thanks again […] The post Hiring and Training 101 w/ Bryan Orr appeared first on Bryan Orr.

Creating Raving Fans w/ Joshua Nicholls – Episode 040

3/16/2015
I had the privilege to interview Joshua Nicholls of Platinum Electricians (www.platinumelectricians.com.au), a multi-million dollar company based in Sydney, Australia. In this episode, Joshua shared how he successfully built a business from scratch and grew it into a multi-million dollar company. We mainly discussed how he uses good customer service and leverages the power of […] The post Creating Raving Fans w/ Joshua Nicholls – Episode 040 appeared first on Bryan Orr.

Duration:00:35:15

Localizing Small Businesses w/ Chip D. Thompson – Episode 039

3/9/2015
Fellow podcaster Chip D. Thompson is my guest in this episode. We discussed how most small businesses commonly box themselves , the very reason why their success becomes more limited. We also talked about Chip’s learning experiences that made him succeed working in a family business. He also gave us a clear picture of the difference […] The post Localizing Small Businesses w/ Chip D. Thompson – Episode 039 appeared first on Bryan Orr.

Duration:00:28:35

Are You Actually Profitable? w/ Ruth King – Episode 038

3/2/2015
Serial entrepreneur and business adviser Ruth King is my guest in this episode. We discussed in detail how to determine the profitability of ones business. We also talked about the common leaks that often go unnoticed and become the main reasons why your business is losing money. Ruth also shared her expertise on how to […] The post Are You Actually Profitable? w/ Ruth King – Episode 038 appeared first on Bryan Orr.

Duration:00:26:07