Tuesday, October 27, 2015

10/28/2015: Turning your passion into a business

Brian Dickinson, author, Blind Descent
Former Navy rescue swimmer Brian Dickinson had a passion for scaling mountains. He has climbed the highest peaks in the world, including Everest. Brian detailed his Everest experience in the book "Blind Descent." Brian talks to us about how he turned his passion for adventure and mountain climbing into a business. He leveraged resources, developed partnerships and approached his goal to summit the highest mountains in the world using business planning. 

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10/14/2015: Argyle Coffee Roasters and How to use Periscope for your busines

Amy Miller, Argyle Coffee Roasters
Argyle Coffee Roasters co-owner Amy Miller talks about launching an artisanal coffee roasting business in Fort Lauderdale, and the growth and interest in boutique coffee brands in South Florida.

Cheri Martin, WCN Interactive
Have you heard of Periscope? It's the newest social media platform gaining in popularity. Social media expert Cheri Martin, WCN Interactive, explains how it works and whether you should broadcasting about your business.

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Sunday, October 11, 2015

10/07/2015: We Heart Small Biz & National Cyber Security Awareness Month

Elizabeth Burrows, We Heart Small Biz

The City of Delray Beach launched an initiative to promote small businesses in the community. It turns out 93% of the business in Delray have fewer than 10 employees. "I Heart Small Biz" is designed to promote their work and encourage their growth.

Tony Browne, Spider Networks
Did you know that October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month? We talk to our cyber security expert about the latest security cyber virus, tools and trends.

Need help with cyber security. Log on to SBA.gov/cybersecurity

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Friday, October 9, 2015

9/30/2015: What insurance and coverage you really need

Hunter Hoffman, Hiscox Small Business Insurance

Contractors and roofers have business liability insurance, but do consultants need coverage too? If you would rather play it safe, then yes. Hiscox Insurance spokesman Hunter Hoffman tells us about the different kinds of liability insurance and the kind of coverage you can expect for your business.

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