30 episodes

Welcome to the Next Level Leadership and Small Business Owner Podcast, hosted by serial entrepreneur, organizational consultant, executive coach and leadership development expert Ben Vezina. In this podcast we interview thought leaders and discuss the strategies, processes, and mindset to help small business owners and leaders: improve performance, create better teams, improve organizational culture, improve organizational effectiveness, and ultimately achieve the next level.

The Next Level Leadership and Small Business Owner Show The Next Level Leadership and Small Business Owner Show

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Welcome to the Next Level Leadership and Small Business Owner Podcast, hosted by serial entrepreneur, organizational consultant, executive coach and leadership development expert Ben Vezina. In this podcast we interview thought leaders and discuss the strategies, processes, and mindset to help small business owners and leaders: improve performance, create better teams, improve organizational culture, improve organizational effectiveness, and ultimately achieve the next level.

    The 4 Strategic Shifts for Small Business Owners with Andy Goldstrom Episode 30

    The 4 Strategic Shifts for Small Business Owners with Andy Goldstrom Episode 30

    Strategic thinking is nothing new. However, many small business owners are still using an outdated methodology when it comes to business strategy. I recently sat down with Andy Goldstrom and discussed how small business owners need to be change how they think and how they run their businesses.

    Andy Goldstrom is a 2X Inc. 500 business owner, the author of the book, “Grow Like a Pro” and the managing partner at midcourse advisors where he helps companies grow profitability and do it fast.

     

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    4 Strategic Shifts

    • 40 min
    Understanding the Customer Experience to Grow Your Business with Jonathon Hensley Episode 29

    Understanding the Customer Experience to Grow Your Business with Jonathon Hensley Episode 29

    Believe it or not most small business owners, and even a few larger organizations, don’t truly understand their customers or the influence that customer experience has on growing their business. I recently sat down with Jonathon Hensley and discussed how customer experience should be at the center of any business and that understanding your customers on a deeper level can make or break your organization.

    Jonathon is CEO of Emerge Interactive, where he works with clients to transform business strategies, user needs and new technologies into valuable products and experiences. He is also a digital product and customer experience expert.

     

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    Emerge Interactive

    Empathy Mapping

    • 31 min
    How to Make More When You Sell Your Business with Bart Rupert Episode 28

    How to Make More When You Sell Your Business with Bart Rupert Episode 28

    Many people retire and close their businesses without a second thought. They never realize that they are sitting on a very valuable asset. Even a poorly performing business, if positioned correctly, can provide you with sizeable retirement income. I recently sat down with Bart Rupert and discussed his tips and strategies for how to make more when you sell your business as well as how to buy a business without using your own money.

    Bart Rupert had founded nearly 30 companies, negotiated over $500M in contracts & business deals and is an expert at buying and selling businesses.

    He helps ordinary, everyday people buy & sell companies for a living. Even those that have never bought or sold a company before.

    He has created a refined process that allows people to buy companies using none of their own money and either a) flip them for profit or b) hold them and replace their salary from the residual income

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    Spartan Alliance

    • 43 min
    Growing Your Business with Michael Zipursky Episode 27

    Growing Your Business with Michael Zipursky Episode 27

    Growing a small business can be hard. Even if you are lucky enough to get it growing at some point you will hit a plateau. How do you overcome that obstacle and continue to grow your business to its full potential? I recently sat down with Michael Zipursky and discussed his tips and strategies for growing your business.

    Michael Zipursky is the CEO of Consulting Success®. He’s advised organizations like Financial Times, Dow Jones, RBC, Omron, Sumitomo and helped Panasonic launch new products into global markets, but more importantly, he’s helped over 300 consultants from around the world in over 50 industries add six and seven figures to their annual revenues. He is one of the world’s top authorities on growing a consulting business. His work has been featured in MarketingProfs, Institute of Management Consultants, Fox Business, Chartered Management Institute, Duct Tape Marketing, and Conscious Millionaire. He is the author of 5 books on consulting and business growth, his most recent the Amazon Bestseller The Elite Consulting Mind.

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    Consulting Success

    • 37 min
    Business Owners are Irrational with Jeff Redondo Episode 26

    Business Owners are Irrational with Jeff Redondo Episode 26

    Small business owners unfortunately, occasionally make bad or irrational business decisions. There is no disputing this, but how do we minimize the occurrence of making irrational decisions? I recently sat down with Jeff Redondo and discussed why small business owners make irrational decisions and a few tips on how to minimize the frequency at which we make said decisions.

    Jeff Redondo is the Co-Founder and Managing Partner at


    Invictus Advisors, a bi-national financial consulting firm whose


    mission is to be a strategic partner for business owners to


    make better financial decisions.

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    Invictus on Facebook

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    Invictus on Linkedin

    Invictus on Youtube

    • 24 min
    Alternative Business Investing with Melanie Finnegan Episode 25

    Alternative Business Investing with Melanie Finnegan Episode 25

    Small business owners rarely consider other alternatives for generating returns on their business. Nor do they consider alternatives for retirement and exit from the business. I recently sat down with Melanie Finnegan and discussed some of these alternatives and how they can help you grow your retirement quickly and with limited income tax impact.

    Melanie is the nations leading authority on secondary market tax liens. She is also the founder of Tax Lien Wealth Solutions. Melanie has built the nations leading secondary market for investing in tax lien certificates.

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    Tax Lien Wealth Solutions

    • 25 min

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I thought this was a very thorough and informative episode with Sarah. Will utilize my notes in my own small business!!! Thanks for this!

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