Think carefully about the products you purchase or the stores you visit. Chances are, you only buy a certain brand of electronics, or you only frequent a specific coffee shop in your town. Building customer loyalty should be a goal for any business owner. However, you need more than just a great product to turn a customer into a devoted fan. With the right social media engagement practices, you can build a community of loyal fans. (more…)
Voice assistants and related technologies have made our lives easier. While artificial intelligence can simplify every task, this technology also offers priceless benefits on the other side. For those looking to market their products and services, AI makes it possible to target a specific type of customer. (more…)
Alexa. Siri. Cortana. Our voice assistants power our lives. The artificial intelligence technology behind these assistants has led to a societal change not seen since the Industrial Revolution. What is artificial intelligence technology, and is there something dark hidden behind these devices? (more…)
Launching a Business
If you are like many people, you dream of working as your own boss. Launching a business takes more than just a great product or service. You need the passion and determination needed to succeed.
During today’s interview, I speak with Brow Boost founder Tania A Speaks. Tania has been featured in Time, Forbes, and Black Enterprise magazines. At the age of just 17, this Hofstra freshman has already won numerous business pitch contests. She is currently majoring in entrepreneurship, and her story is an inspiring one. (more…)
Who is Teaching the Teachers?
Listen to my conversation with Lynette Guastaferro, Executive Director of Teaching Matters, who took her years of experience as a senior management consultant and decided to address a key problem in America’s educational system.
America spends more money on education than any other country in the world and our results aren’t great. Recently data from PISA says that U.S. students rank around the middle in math and science. Given America’s leading position in the global economy this is NOT acceptable – what is the answer?
This podcast is dedicated to all the women out there. If YOU are feeling unappreciated at work, if your confidence hasn’t quit caught up to your competence, if you would promote a friend before yourself or maybe you just can’t find the courage to say NO – then you are going to love my interview with Carrie Kerpen because she will show you how to WORK IT.
My conversation with Marty will take us from his days at the University of Alabama with Coach Bear Bryant to his career with the NY Jets as a part of the NY Sack Exchange, to life after football, his broadcasting career as New York Jets Radio Network Analyst, ESPN Radio and the amazing work he does with the Marty Lyons Foundation granting special wishes to children diagnosed with terminal or life-threatening illnesses.
In my interview with Bill McDermott you will hear his amazing story of grit, belief, and determination that took him from owning the corner deli to residing in the corner office as CEO of SAP. SAP is the world’s market leader in business software with approximately 335,000 customers in 190 countries where he leads the companies nearly 83k employees.
To discuss the big changes to overtime rules and minimum wage I recently interviewed Small Business and Payroll Expert Rob Basso to share his take on how Americans will be paid in 2016. Rob is the owner of Advantage Payroll and author of the Everyday Entrepreneur.
If you don’t want to go to work today you are in good company. 7 out of 10 Americans are not happy at work. That’s right, 70% of American’s don’t like their jobs.
In 2013 The Gallup Organization Workplace Survey revealed that only 30 percent of US workers like their job.