Sound Advice is your one-stop shop to make your small business financially successful – in year one and beyond. Whatever you want to know, we will tackle it with a super line-up of entrepreneurial stars. They will share not only how they did it, but how you can do it, too.
Sahar Hashemi: Write a small business plan that works
Latte habit out of control? Blame Sahar Hashemi, founder of Coffee Republic. The UK's coffee craze started with the former lawyer and a super smart business plan that slowly smashed through suppliers’ and banks’ countless rejections.
Solveiga Pakštaitė: Patents, product development, and pitching for investment
Half of the world’s food created, is wasted. Cue industrial designer Solveiga Pakštaitė and her beautifully innovative product Mimica Touch. Scientists, seed funding, biochem cramming, it's the stuff of entrepreneurial dreams, this episode.
Matthew Porter: How to start a side-hustle… and make it successful
Retro video games, sustainable glass straws - Mathew Porter is a seasoned side hustler. Google hacks, supply chain secrets, what makes manufacturers tick; hear how VASO’s CEO launched his innovative product in an emerging market and kept his day job
Alec Dobbie: How to bootstrap and build a tech platform from the spare room
FanFinders started life as a side-hustle in Alec Dobbie’s box bedroom in West Yorkshire. His self-coded data platform curates content from top baby companies, and grew to serve over five million parents on two continents.
Julien Callede: How to create a scalable business from day one
Julien Callede shares how he co-founded Made.com and led the operationally complex, ‘fast furniture’ retail company, to be a global success. From wonky products to glorious waves of investment, and a new project, The Entrepreneurs Partnership.
Welcome to Sound Advice! Get year one in business right
Want to make your small business successful? Have a million different questions about starting up? Join business journalist Bex Burn-Callander and some seriously amazing entrepreneurs for season one of Sound Advice.
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A good financial podcast
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2021 is going to be the year I finally get my business out of my head and off the ground. Sound Advice is just what I need to give me a kick up the proverbial behind!
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Loving this podcast - such simple and useful tips and Rebecca is a brilliant host, she always asks the perfect questions!