Thank you for visiting Nurture Small Business! Our podcast will bring you small business growth ideas and stories of how entrepreneurs creatively nurture their businesses for success. We’ll share the lessons learned from real-life business owners, their growth strategies, and their survival strategies. Join us as we help you create a thriving space. Topics included: Marketing for the Small Business, Business Development, Boundaries Within a Family Business, Patents and Trademarks, Business Law, Exit and Continuity Plans for Your Business, New Technology, Cybersecurity, Human Resources, Forecasting, Dashboards and Metrics.
Getting Your Small Business Tax Penalties Abated
Charles Read is a Certified Public Accountant, U.S Tax Court Practitioner, member of Internal Revenue Service Advisory Council, and the Founder of GetPayroll. In fiscal year 2019 there were $13 Billion in employment tax penalties of which 50% were abated. Charles shares his expertise on how to classify employees to avoid tax penalties as well as how to get those tax penalties abated. Don’t miss this episode of Nurture Small Business!
You can get a copy of his book - The Payroll Book – for FREE – at: https://thepayrollbook.com/. Simply add the promo code PODCAST.
Benefits that Appeal to a Cross-Generational Workforce
Chuck Cooper of WhiteWater Consulting is not your average consultant. He helps business owners with providing the correct benefits packages that will appeal to a diverse workforce. He advises on how to make your plans attractive to the Baby Boomers as well as the Gen Z-ers. Join us in this podcast as we discuss how mental health has become a priority in benefits packages and how to appeal to cross-generational workforces.
Building Strong Teams in Your Business
In this conversation, Malcolm Dawes of DTA Worldwide states: “Leadership comes from humility rather than personal strength or power.” Malcolm is the most sought-after authority for people's performance and effectiveness. His expertise spans team development, leadership communication development, and emotional intelligence.
He is the author of Team Performance: Why Can’t We All Get Along. The book is 10 short chapters about the myths of management and focuses on how managers and teams can genuinely work better together. This book is for senior leaders that are responsible for high production within their team. You can request a FREE book on DTA Worldwide’s website.
Healthy People Make a Healthy Company and Great Leaders
Healthy people are what make your company healthy. There is a disconnect between what leaders want in their hires and what they hire for. Many fill a seat and hope the person sticks. Do you know what you need in an employee or how to cultivate an employee to become a leader? Mitch Gray explains what this means. He also goes into why you lose great employees and how to recognize the greatness in potential leaders.
Learn more about Mitch through his website.
Your Patent Journey
Have you ever thought about patenting something? Join our expert, Russ Krajec, from Blue Iron as he discusses the ins and outs of obtaining a patent. From a Patentability Search to a Freedom to Operate (FTO) search, he shares the steps you need to take to start your patent journey and defines your investment.
We will then dig in a bit deeper and talk about Patent Portfolios, using patents to obtain loans, and insuring your patents. Russ is the author of Investing in Patents and firmly believes that IP can be used as a financial instrument. Find out how in this podcast!
Cybersecurity for Businesses Who Work for the DoD
There are 110 points to consider in your cybersecurity plan when working with the DoD. Vince Scott with Defense Cybersecurity Group is an expert on all of these. He has worked with big companies like Proctor and Gamble and PricewaterhouseCoopers. Now, he advises small business owners that work with the DoD. Vince has offered listeners of our show an hour free consult. Just email him at firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange that time.
Great show for small business owners
Denise and her team do a wonderful job of putting together this show for small business owners. As a small business owner, this show is on my list and I recommend you subscribe to it right away as well.
Short and to the point!
Denise brings on great guests and somehow gets them straight into the action. As an entrepreneur who doesn’t have a lot of free time, this is my kind of podcast!
A Must Listen for Buisness Owners
Denise brings important information to the table for business owners to learn from. The topics are insightful and helpful for growing businesses.