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The How of Business - How to start, run & grow a small business.

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The HOW of Business is a weekly podcast for aspiring Entrepreneurs and existing Small Business Owners. If you are looking for actionable advice, tips and techniques on how to start and grow your small business, this is the podcast for you! In each episode we either discuss a business topic, or interview an existing business owner or business service provider. Our episodes are about 30 to 45 minutes in length, and are hosted by Henry Lopez and David Begin who share the knowledge and experience they have acquired over their corporate and entrepreneurial careers. We will release a new episode every week on Monday morning, packed with great information for you - the entrepreneur and small business owner!

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The HOW of Business is a weekly podcast for aspiring Entrepreneurs and existing Small Business Owners. If you are looking for actionable advice, tips and techniques on how to start and grow your small business, this is the podcast for you! In each episode we either discuss a business topic, or interview an existing business owner or business service provider. Our episodes are about 30 to 45 minutes in length, and are hosted by Henry Lopez and David Begin who share the knowledge and experience they have acquired over their corporate and entrepreneurial careers. We will release a new episode every week on Monday morning, packed with great information for you - the entrepreneur and small business owner!

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261 Ratings
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AMAZING content!

By JRichardsonIV - May 20 2019
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There is so much great content here! I can’t get enough!

Fantastic show!

By CJThomas6 - May 20 2019
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This is my go to show for getting biz advice and suggestions!

iTunes Ratings

261 Ratings
Average Ratings
236
6
11
7
1

AMAZING content!

By JRichardsonIV - May 20 2019
Read more
There is so much great content here! I can’t get enough!

Fantastic show!

By CJThomas6 - May 20 2019
Read more
This is my go to show for getting biz advice and suggestions!

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The How of Business - How to start, run & grow a small business.

Updated 2 days ago

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The HOW of Business is a weekly podcast for aspiring Entrepreneurs and existing Small Business Owners. If you are looking for actionable advice, tips and techniques on how to start and grow your small business, this is the podcast for you! In each episode we either discuss a business topic, or interview an existing business owner or business service provider. Our episodes are about 30 to 45 minutes in length, and are hosted by Henry Lopez and David Begin who share the knowledge and experience they have acquired over their corporate and entrepreneurial careers. We will release a new episode every week on Monday morning, packed with great information for you - the entrepreneur and small business owner!

Rank #1: 206: Side-Hustle to Full-Time Biz with Gavin Zuchlinski

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From Side-Hustle to full-time small business with Gavin Zuchlinski. Gavin is a small business owner and the founder of Acuity Scheduling - an online tool for businesses to automate and manage their appointments, allowing clients to schedule themselves. He shares how the idea for Acuity Scheduling began, and how he grew this from a solution for one person, to a full-time small business. Gavin's story is unique in that he truly enjoyed and felt fulfilled in his corporate position.

Henry Lopez is the host of this episode of The How of Business show – dedicated to helping you start, run and grow your small business. (TheHowOfBusiness.com)

Sep 17 2018

48mins

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Rank #2: 169: Business Start-Up with Beth Kolko

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Business Start-Up with Beth Kolko, an entrepreneur and co-founder and CEO of Shift Labs. Shift Labs is bringing great design to medical devices. They build simple, affordable devices geared for the most rapidly expanding healthcare markets in the world. Beth shares her interesting journey to entrepreneurship, and her experiences with launching Shift Labs.

Henry Lopez is the host of this episode of The How of Business show – dedicated to helping you start, run and grow your small business. (TheHowOfBusiness.com)

Jan 03 2018

48mins

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Rank #3: 279: Launching a Service Business with Amy van Meijl

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How Amy van Meijl launched and grew her Interior Design Business. She shares her entrepreneur story, overcoming significant challenges, and advice on growing a services business. Amy van Meijl is an entrepreneur and the founder of Dutch Touch Interiors, a successful interior design business. She is also a podcaster and her show is called Dare to Begin Small & Mighty.

Henry Lopez is a serial entrepreneur, small business coach, and the host of this episode of The How of Business show – dedicated to helping you start, run and grow your small business. (TheHowOfBusiness.com)

Oct 21 2019

50mins

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Rank #4: 74: Product Marketing with Chris Deardorff

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What is Product Marketing and why is it important for a small business? Chris Deardorff is a product marketing expert and founder of Market Compass, helping small businesses grow through optimizing their product marketing. Are you giving your customers a compelling reason to buy? Chris explains how it works and where to get started. His company also helps small business owner with marketing strategy and planning, positioning and messaging, and go-to-market execution.

Henry Lopez is the host of this episode of The How of Business show – dedicated to helping you start, run and grow your small business. (TheHowOfBusiness.com)

Jan 23 2017

45mins

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Rank #5: 39: Website Basics for Small Business

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Website basics for small business. The essentials of websites for the non-technical entrepreneur. Do you build it or hire someone to build it for you? The objective of a website is to convert – getting the visitor to buy, subscribe, call, inquire or visit your business. Is your website responsive and mobile-friendly and why does that matter? Where do you start and what are the most important considerations for a website to help you grow your small business?

Henry Lopez & David Ristuccia (with Bold Digital Marketing) are your hosts for this episode of The How of Business – the podcast focused on helping your start, run and grow your small business.

Sep 12 2016

59mins

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Rank #6: 192: Buying a Business with Carl Allen

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Buying vs. Building – why you should buy an existing small business instead of building your own, with Carl Allen. Carl is an entrepreneur, investor, and corporate deal maker. He shares his experiences in the corporate world, transitioning to entrepreneurship, and the reasons to consider buying an existing small business instead of building one. He offers a FREE Online Class: “How to Buy Your First Business Inside of 99 Days, CASH FREE!” – find the link to this free class on the show notes page for this episode at The How of Business podcast website.

Henry Lopez is the host of this episode of The How of Business show – dedicated to helping you start, run and grow your small business. (TheHowOfBusiness.com)

Jun 11 2018

50mins

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Rank #7: 179: Badass Your Brand with Pia Silva

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Branding without the BS to help small businesses grow with Pia Silva, an entrepreneur and author. Pia helps service business owners (but this episode is valuable for all small business owners) improve their branding to grow their business. Pia is an entrepreneur, speaker, author and badass! She is a partner and brand strategist at Worstofall Design where they build "Badass Brands without the BS”. Pia is a Forbes contributor and author of "Badass Your Brand: The Impatient Entrepreneur’s Guide to Turning Expertise into Profit". She has blown minds at spots like the Million Dollar Women Summit and Goldman Sach's 10,000 Small Businesses and has been featured on MSNBC’s Your Business.

Henry Lopez is the host of this episode of The How of Business show – dedicated to helping you start, run and grow your small business. (TheHowOfBusiness.com)

Mar 06 2018

49mins

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Rank #8: 148: Employee Retention with Lisa Ryan

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Employee Retention advice from Lisa Ryan. Lisa is an entrepreneur, speaker, author, and the founder of Grategy. Lisa shares her story and experiences with transitioning from a successful corporate and sales career to starting her own consulting business. She is the author of eight books including "The Upside of Down Times: Discovering the Power of Gratitude", "From Afraid to Speak to Paid to Speak", and "With Excellence." She also co-stared in two award-winning films, “The Keeper of the Keys” and “The Gratitude Experiment".

Henry Lopez is the host of this episode of The How of Business show – dedicated to helping you start, run and grow your small business. (TheHowOfBusiness.com)

Sep 11 2017

51mins

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Rank #9: 99: Buying a Small Business with David Barnett

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Buying a small business, compared to building a business or investing in a franchise. David Barnett, an entrepreneur, author, and small business consultant is our guest. David shares his story of becoming his own boss, and tips & advice on buying a small business. "The purpose of a business is to support the lifestyle you want." When it comes to buying a business, “be prepared to act, but don’t feel obligated.”

Henry Lopez is the host of this episode of The How of Business show – dedicated to helping you start, run and grow your small business. (TheHowOfBusiness.com)

Apr 03 2017

1hr 5mins

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Rank #10: 184: Avoiding Business Blunders with R. Shawn McBride

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Avoiding Blunders that can kill your small business with Shawn McBride. Shawn is an attorney, author, speaker and small business owner. Shawn shares his entrepreneurial journey, from attorney and CPA, to starting his own firm and writing several books for small business owners. In this episode we discuss his book "Business Blunders! 10 Dangerous Business Mistakes and How to Protect Your Business So It Can Thrive!"

Henry Lopez is the host of this episode of The How of Business show – dedicated to helping you start, run and grow your small business. (TheHowOfBusiness.com)

Apr 09 2018

53mins

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Rank #11: 186: Screw the 9-to-5 with Josh Stanton

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Launching on online business with Josh Stanton. Josh is a serial entrepreneur and co-founder of Screw The Nine To Five -  they help unsatisfied entrepreneurs get more out of their life and business through actionable strategies and simple how-to's. He shares his personal journey and how to start an online business or side-hustle. One of his goals is to enjoy a location independent lifestyle.

Henry Lopez is the host of this episode of The How of Business show – dedicated to helping you start, run and grow your small business. (TheHowOfBusiness.com)

Apr 23 2018

50mins

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Rank #12: 104: Starting a Biz with Garry Bizzo

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Starting a successful small business, the first time! Gary Bizzo, an entrepreneur, mentor, and author is our guest. Gary shares his interesting and diverse background, and his experiences, tips and advice on how to start a successful business the first time. Gary believes you must have a business plan and the resources in place before you start your business, and surround yourself with good people.

Henry Lopez is the host of this episode of The How of Business show – dedicated to helping you start, run and grow your small business. (TheHowOfBusiness.com)

Apr 24 2017

49mins

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Rank #13: 153: Accounting with Paul Nelson, CPA

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Small business bookkeeping & accounting with Paul Nelson. Paul is a small business owner and CPA. He shares his journey to entrepreneurship, launching his own accounting firm, and bookkeeping and accounting guidance for small business owners. Paul's passion is to help small businesses succeed and because of that passion, the company serves over 600 small business owners annually.

David Begin is the host of this episode of The How of Business show – dedicated to helping you start, run and grow your small business. (TheHowOfBusiness.com)

Oct 02 2017

42mins

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Rank #14: 136: Working ON Your Business with Jennifer Martin

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Working ON your business, not IN your business with Jennifer Martin. Jennifer is an entrepreneur, business coach, speaker and author. She shares her journey, including her time working for large corporations, to building a successful coaching business. She is the founder of Zest Business Consulting, an E-Myth Certified Business Coach, and she draws on her 25+ years of business experience helping organizations large and small make millions of dollars.

Henry Lopez is the host of this episode of The How of Business show – dedicated to helping you start, run and grow your small business. (TheHowOfBusiness.com)

Jul 31 2017

52mins

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Rank #15: 91: Tax Planning & Accounting with Diane Gardner

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Tax planning & accounting practices for small business owners. Diane Gardner is an Accountant, Certified Tax Coach, Speaker, and best-selling Author. She shares her entrepreneurial journey, and valuable tax planning tips for aspiring and existing small business owners.  As a certified tax coach, she offers a FREE tax analysis for those interested in finding out if they are overpaying their income taxes. She is the author of “Stop Overpaying Your Taxes - 11 Ways Entrepreneurs Overpay and How to Stop it Now!”

Mar 13 2017

42mins

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Rank #16: 135: Growing a Business with Peter Vekselman

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Growing your small business with Peter Vekselman. Peter is an entrepreneur, real estate investor and business coach. He shares his background, and valuable insights on entrepreneurship and how to grow a successful small business. He is the CEO of Vex Does Real Estate, and the founder of Coaching by Peter.

Henry Lopez is the host of this episode of The How of Business show – dedicated to helping you start, run and grow your small business. (TheHowOfBusiness.com)

Jul 31 2017

40mins

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Rank #17: 132: Certified Tax Coach: Steven Floyd

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Tax Planning strategies and tactics for small business owners with Steven Floyd. Steven is a business owner, tax expert, author, and Certified Tax Coach. He shares his background, and provides practical tips & advice on tax planning for small business owners. He is the co-author of “You Can Deduct That?” and “Stop Paying High Taxes”. Steven is the CEO and Founder of Focus 1 Advisors.

Henry Lopez is the host of this episode of The How of Business show – dedicated to helping you start, run and grow your small business. (TheHowOfBusiness.com)

Jul 24 2017

37mins

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Rank #18: 139: Business Startup with Luni Libes

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Small business start-ups with Luni Libes. Luni is a serial entrepreneur, mentor, investor, author, and educator. He shares his diverse background including the founding of several successful technology companies, and valuable insights on starting a business. Luni is the author of “The Next Step” series of books, and creator of the site lunarmobiscuit.com which aggregates his books, online classes, thoughts and advice.

Henry Lopez is the host of this episode of The How of Business show – dedicated to helping you start, run and grow your small business. (TheHowOfBusiness.com)

Aug 14 2017

52mins

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Rank #19: 218: Social Media Basics

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Social Media Marketing basics for small business with Henry Lopez and Adam Kirk. Their conversation includes an introduction to social media marketing. Social Media is here to stay, and it's about building effective relationships, getting feedback, and building your brand. Henry and Adam review the major social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn, and YouTube.

Henry Lopez is the host of this episode of The How of Business show – dedicated to helping you start, run and grow your small business. (TheHowOfBusiness.com)

Nov 26 2018

52mins

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Rank #20: 227: Small-Town Business with Colby Williams

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Building a Coffee House and (23:45) Small-Town Business opportunities with Colby Williams, a small business owner and the founder of Parengo Coffee. We chat about launching and building a coffee shop (Parengo) and then we (23:45) discuss the topic of his book "Small Town Big Money", which is about the opportunities which exist in small towns for small business. Colby founded Parengo Coffee in Sikeston, Missouri with his parents.

Henry Lopez is the host of this episode of The How of Business show – dedicated to helping you start, run and grow your small business. (TheHowOfBusiness.com)

Jan 21 2019

42mins

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