Last month in Tuscany, Italy an eighth generation butcher by the name of Dario Cecchini totally blew my mind, for sooooo many reasons, the least of which is the incredible customer experience he and his team deliver. But trust me, that’s just the tip of the iceberg. It’s a meaty, and slightly teary, episode 638 of The (13 year-old, award-winning) Small Business Big Marketing podcast.
Have you ever thought “Stuff it! I’m going to open up a cafe. I love coffee, I love people and I’m looking for an easy lifestyle business?” Come on, who hasn’t at some point thought that or something similar? Well, let’s find out how easy that really is from a fellow who’s created and sold one of Australia’s leading bespoke coffee brands, and along the way successfully opened (from scratch) eight cafes. It’s a fully-caffeinated episode 632 of The (13 year-old, award-winning) Small Business Big Marketing podcast.
Have you seen the viral TikTok video of the young farmer who opened a 24/7 self-service butchery? It’s had almost one million views. And rightly so, as farmer Jake Wolki is an entrepreneur on a mission to get us all eating right … and (in his own words) he doesn’t give two hoots about the customer experience! It’s a go-your-own-way episode 623 of The (13 year-old, award-winning) Small Business Big Marketing podcast.
Why is creativity so important in business? When you spend quality time thinking differently about your business, amazing things happen, the least of which is that you create a solid point-of-difference. But don’t take my word for it … Let’s hear from one of Sydney’s leading new restaurateurs for whom creativity is his super power. It’s a highly creative episode 619 of The (13 year-old, award-winning) Small Business Big Marketing podcast with host Timbo Reid.
Are you keen to discover how to use chatbots in your business? Artificial intelligence has finally infiltrated its way into small business marketing in the form of chatbots; that annoying software that has you thinking you’re chatting with a human … but you’re not! Fortunately, chatbots have come a long way in the past 12-months, and today they can be used in a myriad of ways from increasing sales, to effectively servicing your customer base and at the end of the day, growing your business. It’s a futuristic episode 618 of The (13 year-old, award-winning) Small Business Big Marketing podcast.
If there was a more mature, funnier, well-informed small business marketing lover than me, then it’s Jay Baer. The guy has an uncanny ability to turn even the most sceptical business owner into a marketing tragic. I’ve been stalking, I mean following Jay’s work for over ten years, and every book, every research study he’s commissioned, every new concept he comes up with to help us small business owners grow, never fails to disappoint. It’s an exciting episode 615 of The (13 year-old, award-winning) Small Business Big Marketing podcast with host Tim Reid.
From $100 beer garden to $100 million pub empire with Australia’s most innovative publican Stephen J Hunt | #590
I’ve always thought us business owners can learn so much from the hospitality industry, around customer service, customer experience, local area marketing and so much more. That’s why, when I heard about multi-million dollar publican, Stephen Hunt, who started his 7 hotel empire from his parents’ backyard, I just had to get him on the show. It’s episode 590, full of one-percenters, of The (12 year-old, award-winning) Small Business Big Marketing podcast.
[Regional Queensland Special #6 – Sunshine Coast] – Spirit House’s Acland Brierty & CoYo’s Sandra Gosling | #572
Part 6 of our regional Queensland business showcase takes us to the Sunshine Coast, where we meet one of Queensland’s leading restaurateurs, along with the co-founder of an entirely new yoghurt category! It’s a tasty episode 572 of The (12 year-old, award-winning) Small Business Big Marketing podcast.
Today, more refined and advanced methods to help the users are available, and one of the best customer support tools you can have is knowledge base software.
354 – Macadamia Mogul Pam Brooks Shares Her Learnings in Building an Empire with Effective Networking and Marketing
Pam Brook from award-winning Byron Bay based manufacturer Brookfarm shares her secrets to effective networking, dealing with stress and turning a small family business into a burgeoning empire.