Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Small Business Coaching

Henry can help you assess if you are ready to be your own boss – and if you are not quite ready, he can help you put together a plan to get you there!

He can also help you develop your business idea, make the transition from the corporate world to entrepreneurship, develop your business plan and model, getting your small business launched, and organizing and managing your business for growth, profit and success!

For more information, and to schedule your FREE consultation, click here.

Monday, January 29, 2018

Hire Right the First Time

Episode 174
The How of Business Podcast
Guest: Kathy Knowles
Host: Henry Lopez
Topic: Hiring Right the First Time

Hire Right the First Time to start and grow your small business. Kathy Knowles is an entrepreneur and founder of Intuitive Strategies, a unique Human Resource Consulting Firm that helps businesses build empowering teams and drive home results.

In this podcast episode she shares her journey, from Interior Design to transitioning into Human Resources, and eventually starting her own small consulting business. 



This episode is sponsored by Neopost and the Neopost IS-280 Postage Meter for small business. 

Special Offer!
For a limited time, our listeners may get up to 6 months FREE on a Neopost Postage Meter.
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Monday, January 22, 2018

Bad Lease Review

Episode 173
The How of Business Podcast
Guest: Craig Melby
Host: Henry Lopez
Topic: Lease Negotiation

Failed business commercial lease review with Craig Melby.

What did we miss with site selection? What should we have negotiated into the lease?

Craig Melby is a small business owner and experienced commercial real estate investor and agent. He currently specializes in helping other small business owners find and negotiate the best commercial space agreement possible.

Craig is also the host of the LeaseSmart Commercial Real Estate Podcast and the author of "Site Rite: Practical ways to boost profits with the right site and best terms!"

Craig was previously a guest on our show back on episode 43.


This episode is sponsored by Neopost and the Neopost IS-280 Postage Meter for small business. 

Special Offer!
For a limited time, our listeners may get up to 6 months FREE on a Neopost Postage Meter.
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Thursday, January 18, 2018

Carwash Manager's Minute

The new Manager's Minute video series, with David Begin.

Informative and educational short videos focused on helping you operate and grow your car wash business.

Episode 1 - Critical Thinking Skills
Help your car wash employees develop essential critical thinking skills, with the “3-2-1” technique.

Episode 2 - Task Management & Prioritization
Improve your task and time management skills with the “3 Things” technique.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

The How of Carwashing - Episode 38

Episode 38
The How of Carwashing Podcast
Guest: Bryant Ruder
Host: David Begin
Topic: Water Usage & Quality

This is part 2 of David Begin's conversation with Bryant Ruder, a car wash industry veteran and expert, and General Manager of SoBrite Technologies. He shares valuable information about water and water usage for car washes.

Monday, January 15, 2018

Selling Your Small Business

Episode 172
The How of Business Podcast
Guest: David Barnett
Host: Henry Lopez
Topic: Selling Your Business

Selling a Small Business with David Barnett. David is an entrepreneur, author of multiple best-selling books, and a small business consultant. In this episode David shares his tips & advice on selling a small business. 
David’s latest book is "How to Sell My Own Business", which became a best seller under Amazon's Entrepreneurship category in its release month. David was previously on our show in episode 99 - in that episode he shares his entrepreneurial journey and advice on buying a small business. 

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Growing Profits

Episode 171
The How of Business Podcast
Guest: Roger Beaudoin
Host: Henry Lopez
Topic: Growing Profits

Growing Profits in your small business with Roger Beaudoin. Roger is an entrepreneur, restaurateur, consultant and author. He shares his interesting entrepreneurial journey, his initial inspiration for his first highly-successful restaurant, and valuable tips & advice on growing the profits of your small business. 
He is the founder of the Sales Stars Server Training Program and the author of "Rock Your Restaurant", a game-changing guide to restaurant finances, and creator of The Restaurant Rockstars Academy. He is also the host of the "Restaurant Rockstars Podcast".

Monday, January 8, 2018

Powerful Presentations

Episode 170
The How of Business Podcast
Guest: Dustin Mathews
Host: Henry Lopez
Topic: Powerful Presentations

Powerful Presentations to launch and grow your small business, with Dustin Mathews. Dustin is a family man, entrepreneur, speaker, author, and tennis enthusiast. He shares his journey to entrepreneurship and leveraging presentation skills and influential communications to help you start and grow your small business. 
His latest book is the "NO B.S. Guide to Powerful Presentations: How to Sell ANYTHING with Webinars & Online Media, Speeches & Seminars", which he co-authored with Dan Kennedy. Dustin is the co-founder of Speaking Empire – the disruptive company in the leadership and education space, who’s chief mission is advancing the human race by empowering leaders to communicate powerfully, unlock their fullest potential and ultimately step into their greatness.

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.

Thursday, January 4, 2018

Business Start-Up

Episode 169
The How of Business Podcast
Guest: Beth Kolko
Host: Henry Lopez
Topic: Business Start-Up

In this episode we interview 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.

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Car Wash Associations

Episode 37
The How of Carwashing Podcast
Guest: Kristy Babb
Host: David Begin
Topic: Carwash Associations

In this episode we interview Kristy Babb, Executive Director of the Western Carwash Association. Co-hosts David Begin and Henry Lopez also discuss the benefits of association membership. Kristy shares her feedback on the recent Splash event, information about the Western Carwash Association, and the benefits and amenities of association membership.


This episode of The How of Carwashing podcast is sponsored by Focused Car Wash Solutions