Smallbizstories

    • Felix the Cook — Small Biz Stories, Episode 14

      When Barbara Felix started her business, Felix the Cook, over ten years ago, she was looking for a way to provide for her family, while doing something she loved. Finding her sweet spot with custom-made sugar cookies, Barbara has attracted big name clients like Google Ventures, UPS, and The Four Seasons.

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  • Cutting Edge Capital — Small Biz Stories, Episode 13

    … small businesses and nonprofits connect to new and existing customers with email marketing. You can be a marketer, all it takes is Constant Contact. Find out more at ConstantContact.com. Brian: And there’s something kind of amazing that happens when you really believe in what you’re doing. If you’re just doing a job, and you’re working hard for a long…

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  • ARCH Art & Drafting Supply — Small Biz Stories, Episode 12

    … customers and staff. Listen as she shares how to stay relevant in a changing market and how she’s built a dedicated customer base that keeps her business going. Find us on Stitcher Small Biz Stories is brought to you by Constant Contact. Constant Contact is committed to helping small businesses and nonprofits connect to new and existing…

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  • SAME Café — Small Biz Stories, Episode 11

    … into a thriving business. Find us on Stitcher Small Biz Stories is brought to you by Constant Contact. Constant Contact is committed to helping small businesses and nonprofits connect to new and existing customers with email marketing. You can be a marketer, all it takes is Constant Contact. Find out more at ConstantContact.com. You can also read…

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  • Traci Brown, Body Language Expert – Small Biz Stories, Episode 10

    … Traci Brown is a body language and persuasion expert whose winning mindset propels her business to success. Today, on episode 10 of the Small Biz Stories podcast, Traci shares her best stories — like the time she got a product deal with Kevin Harrington, a Shark from ABC’s hit show Shark Tank — as well as her biggest setbacks. You’ll hear her…

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  • La Provence, Small Biz Stories, Episode 9

    … Dawn Noble is the owner of La Provence in Rockport, Massachusetts. Since taking over the store 10 years ago, Dawn has learned what it takes to be a successful small business owner. Listen as she shares the unexpected way she became a business owner, her biggest challenges and lessons, and her best advice for others looking to start their own…

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  • Honey Pot Hill Orchards, Small Biz Stories Episode 8

    … Andrew and Chelcie Martin are third and fourth generation farmers at Honey Pot Hill Orchards in Stow, Massachusetts. In this episode, they share what it’s like to be part of a family business, how to deal with things that are out of your control, and what it takes to be a successful manager. Small Biz Stories tells the story of some…

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  • Rose & Dove Specialty Gift Shop, Small Biz Stories Episode 7

    … and nonprofits connect to new and existing customers with email marketing. Find out more at ConstantContact.com. Kellee: It was nice sort of being in charge of your own destiny. Then again on the flip side, there’s so much pressure in wanting to make it succeed and that always in the back of your head, that chance of failure. I think seeing my father and how…

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  • Danish Country Antiques, Small Biz Stories Episode 6

    … Jim Kilroy, owner of Danish Country Antiques, knows what it takes to be a small business owner. Listen as he shares how he’s stayed motivated for over 30 years, his best advice, and what it really means to think like an owner. Small Biz Stories tells the story of some of the bravest people you’ll ever meet — small business owners. You’ll hear…

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  • Small Biz Stories, Episode 5: Destaré and Chaibo

    … shares how small businesses have the power to transform Main Street and revitalize communities. Find us on Stitcher. You can also read the transcript below: Small Biz Stories is brought to you by Constant Contact. Constant Contact is committed to helping small businesses and nonprofits connect to new and existing customers with email marketing. Find…

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  • Small Biz Stories, Episode 4: Artists for Humanity

    … Small Biz Stories tells the story of some of the bravest people you’ll ever meet — small business owners. You’ll hear how they got started, their biggest challenges, and their dreams for the future. In episode 4, you’ll meet Jason Talbot, co-founder of Artists for Humanity. Jason will share his views on how to transforming ideas, individuals…

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  • For the Ferret on Crack Who Puts the Cheese in the Bag

    … “Social media?” “More like anti-social media.” “What a waste of time!” I didn’t agree with what Peter was saying. But I could certainly understand it. Like most business owners, Peter is busy — really busy. And sometimes, as Peter puts it, he can feel like a ferret on crack, running from task to task. Perhaps you’ve felt that way too…

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  • Small Biz Stories, Episode 3: Window Designs, Etc.

    … a little bit more about that. So how do you go about just marketing your business in general? Marie: I’m very big on social media. I think that’s where people go, people pick up their phone and they Google it. And I want to be found. I do have a blog. I’m very big into SEO. And I’m on Facebook, I’m on Pinterest, I’m on Twitter a little bit. But we’re…

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  • 8 Things I Learned During Episode One of Small Biz Stories

    … It has been such an honor to talk with the small business owners in the first season of our new podcast series, Small Biz Stories. Our inspiration for starting this podcast has been to share the stories of small business owners so those of you with similar goals, challenges, and dreams can learn from each other — whether you’re just getting…

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