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Melinda F. Emerson, SmallBizLady, is America’s #1 Small Business Expert. She has been a thriving entrepreneur for nearly 20 years and is an internationally known keynote speaker and expert on small business development and social media marketing. She publishes a resource blog www.succeedasyourownboss.com. Her small business advice is widely read reaching more than 3 million entrepreneurs each week online. A pioneer in social media marketing, she is the creator and host of #Smallbizchat, the longest running live chat on Twitter for small business owners. Forbes magazine named her the #1 woman for entrepreneurs to follow on Twitter.

Melinda F. Emerson, SmallBizLady, is America’s #1 Small Business Expert. She has been a thriving entrepreneur for nearly 20 years and is an internationally known keynote speaker and expert on small business development and social media marketing. She publishes a resource blog www.succeedasyourownboss.com. Her small business advice is widely read reaching more than 3 million entrepreneurs each week online. A pioneer in social media marketing, she is the creator and host of #Smallbizchat, the longest running live chat on Twitter for small business owners. Forbes magazine named her the #1 woman for entrepreneurs to follow on Twitter.

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Melinda F. Emerson, SmallBizLady, is America’s #1 Small Business Expert. She has been a thriving entrepreneur for nearly 20 years and is an internationally known keynote speaker and expert on small business development and social media marketing. She publishes a resource blog www.succeedasyourownboss.com. Her small business advice is widely read reaching more than 3 million entrepreneurs each week online. A pioneer in social media marketing, she is the creator and host of #Smallbizchat, the longest running live chat on Twitter for small business owners. Forbes magazine named her the #1 woman for entrepreneurs to follow on Twitter.

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Episodes

Uplifting Minority Businesses with Renée Johnson

5/18/2022
Renée Johnson is a Senior Advisor at Public Private Strategies and was the Co-director of Reimagine Main Street. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and Government and a Master of Science degree in Education from South Illinois University Carbondale, as well as a Master of Business Administration/School of Law, Marketing Management from the University of Maryland. She has been advocating for women of color in politics, policy, entrepreneurship, and leadership through her...

Duration:00:17:26

How to Become a Second Act Entrepreneur with Eric Brown

5/11/2022
Eric Brown is a serial entrepreneur and highly experienced urban housing developer. In 2000, he started his company, Urbane Apartments, which has developed over 16,000 market-rate apartments nationwide. He is recognized as a vanguard in the family housing industry due to his social media marketing strategies. He recently branched out to go in a new direction with Urbane Farm, a purveyor of 100 unique hot sauce brands, fish sauces, salsas, etc. Eric launched his new book, Second Act...

Duration:00:20:49

Mobile Marketing the Right Way with Barbara Casey

5/4/2022
Barbara Casey is a customer engagement and text marketing expert as well as the CEO of Mobile High 5. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Journalism and Advertising from the University of Kansas. She is also a graduate of Goldman Sach's 10,000 Small Business education program. Barbara has 30 years of experience in direct marketing, branding, and business development. She uses this knowledge and text marketing strategies to help small and medium-sized businesses utilize the mobile...

Duration:00:22:25

Growing Your Business with a Virtual Assistant with Carole Copeland Thomas

4/27/2022
Carole Copeland Thomas is an esteemed speaker, trainer, executive coach, and global thought leader specializing in issues impacting the ever-changing global marketplace, as well as topics such as multiculturalism and empowerment. A business owner for over thirty years, Carole has shared her expertise with companies like Verizon, SHRM, and the Federal Highway Administration, and she has spoken in several countries, including the United States, England, Canada, India, El Salvador, Australia,...

Duration:00:34:15

Living a Life of MORE with Michelle Washington

4/20/2022
Dedicated to motivating, empowering, and uplifting women to live a life of MORE, Michelle Washington is the CEO of Women of MORE Organization, LLC, and the author of Women of MORE Magazine, which was featured by Harper’s Bazaar. In addition to hosting inspiring events and highlighting women at the top of their game through these endeavors, Michelle also serves as Chief Brand & Innovation Officer at The People Resource Group. She is also the founder of the High Achievers Motivational Academy...

Duration:00:16:48

The Art of Selling Your Business with John Warrillow

4/13/2022
John Warrillow is a best-selling author and founder of The Value Builder System. His team helps businesses worldwide to build the value of their company using his software system and a team of independent advisory experts. His best-selling books include Built to Sell: Creating a Business That Can Thrive Without You, The Automatic Customer: Creating a Subscription Business in Any Industry, and his latest is The Art of Selling Your Business: Winning Strategies & Secret Hacks for Exiting on...

Duration:00:27:44

Giving Back as a Business with Angel Johnson

4/6/2022
Angel Johnson is the CEO and Founder of ICONI, a motivational activewear brand for men and women. She holds a Bachelor's degree from The Citadel and a Master's degree from the American Military University. Angel served in the United States Air Force for eight years, and it was during this time that she developed the idea for her business. She launched the ICONI leggings in 2019, and the brand has been featured in Women's Health Magazine, People Magazine, and O, The Oprah Magazine. 10% of...

Duration:00:15:55

How to be Successful on Amazon with Alfred Mai

3/30/2022
Alfred Mai is the Founder and CEO of ASM Games, a card game company in San Francisco that aims to make tabletop games that build connections and bring people together. Alfred has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business and Economics from the University of California, Santa Barbara. Following a career in digital marketing—specializing in mobile campaigns—Alfred started ASM Games in 2019. Today, Alfred joins me to share his journey in creating his card game business and why he chose to start...

Duration:00:14:04

Effective Content Marketing Strategies with Carolyn Crummey

3/23/2022
Carolyn Crummey is a small business advisor and digital marketing expert with over three decades of experience in starting, managing, and running a successful business. She is the owner of VirTasktic, a boutique marketing agency that provides bespoke marketing services. She helps entrepreneurs and small-to-midsize companies improve their marketing strategy, business efficiency, increase online visibility. Today, Carolyn joins me to explore content marketing, explaining why small business...

Duration:00:23:42

Tax Filing Tips with Lynnette Khalfani-Cox

3/16/2022
Lynnette Khalfani-Cox—The Money Coach—is a finance expert, author, and television and radio personality. She is an award-winning financial news journalist and former Wall Street Journal reporter for CNBC. Lynnette has been featured in many publications, including USA Post Today, The Washington Post, and The New York Times. She is a regular guest on CNN, Fox Business, and MSNBC. She is also the author of the best-selling book, Zero Debt: The Ultimate Guide to Financial Freedom, which shares...

Duration:00:21:55

Local Marketing Strategies with Brian Ostrovsky

3/9/2022
Brian Ostrovsky is the Founder and CEO of Locable, a web platform that helps community organizations, businesses, and nonprofits with local marketing, collaboration, and cross-promotion. As a marketing strategist and business technologist, Brian uses his passion for technology to help build communities and promote local businesses. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration and Consumer Behavior from Azusa Pacific University and a Master of Business Administration degree...

Duration:00:18:02

Managing the Stress of Building a Business with Michelle Rosenthal

3/2/2022
Michelle Rosenthal is a keynote speaker, author, and mental health advocate as well as the Trauma/PTSD Recovery Specialist and Program Designer at My Trauma Coach. She has written various books on trauma and recovery and is an award-winning PTSD blogger. She is a certified professional coach, board-certified hypnotist, and the Master Practitioner of NLP. As a survivor of childhood trauma, Michelle uses her healing journey to help others overcome the pain of the past. Today, Michelle explores...

Duration:00:25:18

Demistifying TikTok

2/23/2022
If you have spent time anywhere on the internet, you will undoubtedly have noticed the power TikTok has regarding social media influencers. Many people today seek their moment in the spotlight, with viral success resulting in mass viewership. You may be wondering how to create a viral post and whether it’s a good way of getting traction for your business. Have you considered leveraging TikTok to attract leads for your company? Today, I demystify TikTok for business and share some...

Duration:00:10:04

Leveraging LinkedIn for Corporate Contracts with Liz J. Simpson

2/16/2022
Liz J. Simpson is a speaker and consultant, as well as the Founder of Stimulyst, an authority in thought leadership providing corporate training and private workshops to companies that want to increase visibility and win more business in the digital age. Liz empowers women experts and consultants to land six-figure corporate clients through The Big Money Movement and is among LinkedIn’s Top 15 Sales Influencers. She is a digital enthusiast and conducts workshops using her thought-driven...

Duration:00:19:28

Vision Boards & Strategic Plans

2/9/2022
Stop living in the macro and move your business into the micro. Think about the mini actions you need to accomplish every week for your business to thrive. What are those micro-tasks that will help you achieve your company’s financial goals? This is the mindset that will help you see results. Today, I explore how you can achieve your life and business goals and why breaking them down into smaller steps is essential. I differentiate profit from revenue and identify which one you need to focus...

Duration:00:11:43

Business Success Mindset with Kirsten Franklin

2/2/2022
Kirsten Franklin is an author and speaker as well as the Founder, CEO, and Chief Transformation Coach of CS Thrive. She has helped over 1000 individuals and small business owners change their lives using her MVP method (Mindset, Vibrations, Processes) and has spent 16 years studying mindset, positive psychology, and neuroscience. Kirsten has a Juris Doctorate from St John's University of Law and is featured on NBC, CBS, and Fox. She is the host of the Girl on Fire Podcast and writes for...

Duration:00:14:04

Grow Your Solo Business with Ramon Ray

1/26/2022
Ramon Ray is an entrepreneur, keynote speaker, and best-selling author. He is the Founder of Smart Hustle Media, an organization that inspires and educates small business owners. His team works with entrepreneurs to start and grow their businesses while contributing to their communities. Ramon holds a Bachelor of Science degree and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Marketing from the New York Institute of Technology and has written several books, including The Celebrity CEO: How Entrepreneurs Can...

Duration:00:19:59

Using Video to Build Relationships for Your Business with Julie Hansen

1/19/2022
Julie Hansen is a virtual keynote speaker, author, actor, and sales presentation expert. With over 20 years of experience as a sales leader, she has worked in various competitive industries such as technology and real estate. As a professional actor, she has worked in plays, commercials, and television shows. Julie is the author of several sales books, including her latest title, Look Me In The Eye: Using Video to Build Relationships with Customers, Partners, and Teams. She conducts...

Duration:00:21:55

Harness the Power of Your Anxiety with Dr. Chloe Carmichael

1/12/2022
Dr. Chloe Carmichael is a Leading Clinical Psychologist and TV Expert. She heads a successful practice in New York City working with people on stress management, relationship issues, and career coaching. She has appeared on ABC, CBS, VH1, and other media outlets to share her expertise, is on the Advisory Board for Women's Health Magazine, and writes an expert blog for Psychology Today. Dr. Chloe holds a Master's Degree and Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from Long Island University and...

Duration:00:10:48

Being Brilliantly Resilient with Mary Fran Bontempo

1/5/2022
Mary Fran Bontempo is the Co-Founder of Brilliantly Resilient, a podcast that teaches audiences strategies and tools to thrive in the face of adversity and beyond. Mary is a TEDx speaker and the author of four books, including The 15-Minute Master, which focuses on her son’s heroin addiction and how to navigate a crisis. She is a Bucks Happening Author Award winner and was recognized as a 2017 YWCA Woman Who Makes a Difference. Mary has been featured in numerous publications, including...

Duration:00:18:25