SBCN Small Biz Podcast

The Small Business Community Network (SBCN) Small Biz Podcast. Featuring interviews with CEOs and other small business leaders, the latest new trends and tips for your successful business. Hosted by SBCN Co-Founder Linda Ockwell-Jenner, the SBCN Small Biz Podcast would be of interest to people thinking about starting a small business, or small business owners who want valuable insights for growth.

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Plan Your Networking Strategy With the Small Business Community Network (SBCN)

Starting at the beginning when planning you networking strategy is vital to the success of your business.

This episode includes the audio from a video chat between SBCN Co-Founders Linda & Dave Ockwell-Jenner as they look forward to 2016.

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Download: Audio icon Episode 52.mp3

Interview with Chris Davis: Passwords

Passwords. You gotta love 'em... but the reality is we just don't care enough about them to pick good ones, and use them safely! In this episode, Linda Ockwell-Jenner is once again joined by Chris Davis, to chat about the problem of passwords. We also learn about a fantastic, and simple, solution to managing passwords that overcomes the challenges we all face.

Find out more about Password Management and Passwords as a Service.

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Download: Audio icon Episode 51.mp3

Rebranding Part 4 with Steve Bentley

Steve Bentley is back, chatting with Linda Ockwell-Jenner as part of their ongoing discussions on rebranding. In this episode, the pair cover some of the nuances of promoting your brand such as having a deliberate and consistent approach to networking and social media.

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Download: Audio icon Episode 50.mp3

Meditation & Mindfulness with Karen Egoff

Linda Ockwell-Jenner returns with Karen Egoff to continue their discussion. In this episode Karen and Linda talk through mindfulness and meditation - two great techniques to help business owners focus and be more productive.

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Download: Audio icon Episode 49.mp3

Rebranding Part 3 with Steve Bentley

Steve Bentley of Northern River Financial returns for part 3 of his discussion with Linda Ockwell-Jenner on the rebranding initiative he's undertaken in 2015. Steve and Linda chat about some of the subtle touches that have helped make the rebranding effort shine, such as some of the considerations around appearance.

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Download: Audio icon Episode 48.mp3

Rebranding Part 2 with Steve Bentley

Linda Ockwell-Jenner returns with Steve Bentley as they catch-up on the next part in the discussion on rebranding. In this episode Linda and Steve cover the importance of being prepared for a rebranding effort, and how to ensure that the project is successful.

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Download: Audio icon Episode 47.mp3

Interview with Karen Egoff

In our latest episode, Linda Ockwell-Jenner is joined by Karen Egoff to discuss some of the techniques she employs to help people achieve balance in their lives. As busy small business owners know, stress is always close by, but there are ways to reduce it's effects on our long term health and wellness.

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Download: Audio icon Episode 46.mp3

Interview with Steve Bentley: Rebranding

In this episode, Linda Ockwell-Jenner hosts the first in a series of discussions with Steve Bentley, a long time successful business owner. For their first chat, Linda and Steve discuss a recent rebranding decision, what prompted it and how the new brand is positioned.

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Download: Audio icon Episode 45.mp3

Interview with Chris Davis: the Cloud

Linda is once again joined by Chris Davis to continue their discussion on IT topic for small business. In this episode Chris tackles the Cloud, what it is and what it means for your business. As always there are some great tips that can help you avoid costly mistakes, yet embrace the value that cloud based services can provide.

As a special bonus, Chris shares an important article on Cloud Data Protection.

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Download: Audio icon Episode 44.mp3

Interview with Donna Simpson

SBCN Co-Founder Linda Ockwell-Jenner chats with Donna Simpson from Cards Connect People. With technology making communication faster and more efficient, isn't still nice to receive a good old fashioned personalized card in the mail? Donna uses her passion for building relationship with a personal touch together with technology, with Send Out Cards, a great way to send someone a card!

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Download: Audio icon Episode 43.mp3