90 episodes

Welcome to the Small Business Storytellers, hosted by Marketing and Storytelling expert, Seth Silvers.

This show brings you the stories of purpose-driven small businesses and entrepreneurs working hard every day to make the world a better place through business.

Each week, we will dive into the practical lessons that can be learned from the success and the failures of small businesses around the country.

To stay in touch with the latest episode, follow our host, Seth Silvers on Instagram.

Welcome to The Small Business Storytellers.

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    • 4.9 • 32 Ratings

Welcome to the Small Business Storytellers, hosted by Marketing and Storytelling expert, Seth Silvers.

This show brings you the stories of purpose-driven small businesses and entrepreneurs working hard every day to make the world a better place through business.

Each week, we will dive into the practical lessons that can be learned from the success and the failures of small businesses around the country.

To stay in touch with the latest episode, follow our host, Seth Silvers on Instagram.

Welcome to The Small Business Storytellers.

    Holding Companies and How They Benefit Business with James Laws

    Holding Companies and How They Benefit Business with James Laws

    James Laws is the Co-Founder and CEO of Saturday Drive, a company designed to develop and assist other small businesses. For over twenty years, James has been building and improving products and businesses as well as designing systems and processes for everything from churches, coffee shops, freelance designers, to product businesses.

    In this episode of Small Business Storytellers, Seth Silvers and James Laws get into the topic of holding companies. Together they discuss what it means to have stakes in multiple companies, having a hand in different business operations, and how to use that system to be successful as a leader in your business.

    Connect with James and check out Saturday Drive!

    Website: https://saturdaydrive.com/

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/james-laws/

    This episode was produced by Story On Media & Marketing: https://www.successwithstories.com.


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    • 37 min
    Finding the Right Fit in the Franchising World with Diane Pleuss

    Finding the Right Fit in the Franchising World with Diane Pleuss

    Diane Pleuss is a consultant for FranChoice, a franchise consulting company that utilizes industry experts to provide the tools and resources needed to help franchise candidates realize their dreams. With her years of experience, Diane has helped business owners place franchises in nearly every state, and she understands the difficult yet rewarding process of franchising your business, and what it can mean for the future of your company.

    In this episode of Small Business Storytellers, Seth Silvers and Diane Pleuss talk about realizing your dreams as a business owner and why it is important to have the right people with you on that journey into the future of your business.

    Connect with Diane and check out Franchoice:

    Website: https://www.franchoice.com/

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dianepleussthefranchisefitter/

    This episode was produced by Story On Media & Marketing: https://www.successwithstories.com.


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    • 24 min
    Trusting Your Gut and Making Transitions in Your Business with Chandler Walker

    Trusting Your Gut and Making Transitions in Your Business with Chandler Walker

    Chandler Walker is a co-owner and head coach at Stone Age Fuel School of Fitness, a company that specializes in providing various fitness, wellness, and athletic programs for its patrons. While many in-person businesses were forced to make the switch to remote platforms during the pandemic, Stone Age Fuel saw the need and make the transition to remote before the pandemic even started, allowing them to continue to grow and provide service during a time when most businesses struggled greatly.

    In this episode of Small Business Storytellers, Seth Silvers and Chandler Walker discuss trusting your gut and knowing when to make a transition in your business. They also dive into sales and how to communicate in an organic way by making sure you understand the individual you are serving rather than just the consumer. This is a conversation all business owners need to hear!

    Connect with Chandler and check out Stone Age Fuel:

    Website: https://stoneagefuel.com/

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/chandler-walker/

    This episode was produced by Story On Media & Marketing: https://www.successwithstories.com.


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    • 31 min
    How Small Books Can Make a Big Impact for Your Business with Mike Capuzzi

    How Small Books Can Make a Big Impact for Your Business with Mike Capuzzi

    Mike Capuzzi is the founder and owner of Bite Sized Books, a publishing company that specializes in nonfiction short helpful books, or “shooks”, to allow business owners to promote themselves and their business. Mike’s team works with local business owners, corporate executives, service providers, and online entrepreneurs to create book-centric marketing strategies that are efficient, strategic, and profitable.

    In this episode of Small Business Storytellers, Seth Silvers and Mike Capuzzi dive into the world of nonfiction books and discuss the benefits of publishing books as a business owner. They also talk about the ins and outs of publishing books for marketing purposes, and how certain strategies can be applied to create effective and exceptional books.

    Connect with Mike and check out Bize Size Books

    Mike’s Website: https://mikecapuzzi.com/

    Bite Sized Books Website: https://bitesizedbooks.com/

    This episode was produced by Story On Media & Marketing: https://www.successwithstories.com.


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    • 30 min
    Making and Marketing a High-Quality Product with Mark Romera

    Making and Marketing a High-Quality Product with Mark Romera

    Mark Romera is the CEO of Spimbey, a company that creates customizable, high-quality outdoor children’s playsets. Spimbey strives to make functional, sustainable, and stylish pieces that allow children to reconnect with their imaginations, playmates, and the outdoors. Just by looking at these wonderfully crafted products, the precision and care that goes into making and marketing them are obvious.

    In this episode of Small Business Storytellers, Seth Silvers and Mark Romera discuss what goes into making a good product, how to be intentional with marketing your product, and the importance of creating a product that leaves a positive impact on the world.

    Connect with Mark and check out Spimbey!

    Website: https://spimbey.com/

    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/spimbey/

    This episode was produced by Story On Media & Marketing: https://www.successwithstories.com.


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    • 36 min
    Finding Purpose in Your Creative Work with Derek Moore

    Finding Purpose in Your Creative Work with Derek Moore

    Derek Moore is the CEO and Co-Founder of Coffee & TV, a London-based,  independent creative content studio that produces world-class visual content all while staying completely carbon neutral. Derek has worked to center his company’s purpose around creativity, efficiency, and sustainability.

    In this episode of Small Business Storytellers, Seth Silvers and Derek Moore discuss the vast topic of creativity. Together, they dive into the origins of Coffee & Tea, the purpose behind creative work, the importance of authenticity and embodying confidence in yourself, and so much more!

    Connect with Derek and check out

    Website: https://coffeeand.tv

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dereksmoore/?originalSubdomain=uk

    This episode was produced by Story On Media & Marketing: https://www.successwithstories.com.


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    • 37 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
32 Ratings

32 Ratings

BookGuy96 ,

Powerful collection of business stories

Seth is a masterful host and brings his interviews to life with interesting guests and insightful questions. Defintely recommended!

as the host ,

You will love this podcast

I am so glad I came across this podcast. As a real estate agent this has helped me share my business stories in my area and grow my business with the informatino that I have learned right here by listening. Thank you so much for your content.

Pastor Brayden ,

A move against the industry

Seth’s podcast is wonderful! He makes a move against the industry by highlighting the small business owners. This is profound though, as these owners are the ones we will root for to succeed since they care about their “why” of their existence more than a quick profit.

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