Eve Ward | Concierge Moves – How to Experience a Stress Free Move

The Founder and CEO of Bond & Des Voeux, Eve Ward has moved many times in her life.  As an executive in a Fortune 500 company she has lived in many countries and with each promotion experienced first hand what a corporate relocation can offer, but also where if falls short. She founded Bond & Des Voeux so it can provide management services for individuals and businesses experiencing personal or professional transitions. They focus on everything that isn’t your everyday. From planning a...

Mike Duffy | Lighting Up the World

 President of Complete Energy Services, Mike Duffy uses his background in customer services to help small businesses upgrade their utility usage and costs. His team does a complimentary energy assessment and then creates savings in electricity, gas and water. Prior to getting in to the energy business, Mike was a customer service manager for many years and understands that in today's world serving customers is the key to any successful business.   We talk about… How your business can...

Stacey Shipman | The Natural Communicator

As the creator of Engage The Room, Stacey Shipman uses her background in research, wellness, and business to show people who are used to working behind the scenes (i.e., finance, operations, analysts, IT, etc.) how to present themselves better when they move into management or own a business. Stacey has had a lifelong passion for health and wellness and loves nothing better to help empower her clients through coaching to achieve their goals We talk about… Practical strategies and advice...

Monique Allen | LifeScaper and Dream Builder

Monique Allen is NOT a landscaper, she is a lifescaper! What does that mean? As the owner of The Garden Continuum, she doesn't just plop down some shrubs or add a water feature, she works with her clients to develop a plan that enhances their life through nature and their outdoor living spaces. Oh, and when not running her super successful business she also coaches OTHER landscapers how to grow their business! Monique talks about how she developed her unique...

Dave Orecchio | Fine-Tuning Your Sales Engine

The Internet changed sales and marketing. That’s common knowledge. But, says Dave Orecchio, founder of Bristol Strategy, too many companies still struggle to take full advantage of all the ways online marketing can increase leads and boost profits. Even worse, they throw a lot of money at solutions that are anything but. Dave talks about the strategies to avoid and the digital marketing fundamentals that can set the stage for exponential growth. Simple techniques that get big results. We also...

Julia Geisman | The Real Glass Ceiling

The #MeToo movement focused the world’s attention on the issues facing women in government, the entertainment world, the justice system, and even daily life. Julia Geisman, founder and CEO of CareerAgility, has been fighting that fight her whole life. And, through her business, she studies the dynamics between genders in the workplace and helps women advocate for themselves. She also shows Corporate America how having executives diverse in gender and race can make a company more innovative – and profitable....

Pamela Bardhi | The F.A.C.T.S. Formula

Pamela Bardhi is a real estate agent and developer through her Bardhi Investment Group (the acronym is no accident), as well as the owner of the famed gelato shop, Ria Café, right here in Boston. For Pamela, investing is about more than making money but also changing communities for the better, one project at a time. She highlights where she sees opportunity right now in Boston, as well as the mistakes she sees uninformed investors make – and what to...

Beth Hendler-Grunt | How to Land Your Dream Job

Where do you see yourself in five years? What are your weaknesses? Career coach Beth Hendler-Grunt helps recent college grads face down those types of questions in job interviews. But that’s only part of what she does with her company, Next Great Step. If you’re a college student or just out of college – or a parent – listen to what Beth has to say before sending out one resume. But you don’t have to be looking for your first...

Rob Peters | Price Versus Value

Ever been to a wedding where the DJ got everybody up and dancing? That DJ might have been Rob Peters, who these days runs his own company providing music, games, and other entertainment for corporate events, special occasions, parties, and more. He's passionate about getting the crowd moving. But as he grew his business he also learned strategies for figuring out what new services the market wants, how to distinguish yourself from the competition, and ways to recognize the customers...

Brian Scanlon | Authentic Social Media Marketing

It's a double-header today. Brian Scanlon reveals his social media marketing secrets AND how to create value in your business so you can sell it for top dollar. As the founder of the agency Posted Social and head of M&A at Global Source Infrastructure Partners (and future college baseball coach), Brian is uniquely qualified to help startups, small companies, and service providers boost their business in all sorts of ways. He gives away plenty of trade secrets, including… Why "creative"...