Listen to How to Make Freelancers Part of Your Company’s Growth Plan with Matthew Mottola

In this Lunchtime Topic, learn from freelance expert Matthew Mottola on how to make freelancers a part of your growth plan. Matthew is the co-founder and CEO of The Human Cloud. His book of the same name was listed as a #1 New Release on Amazon and details how today’s changemakers use artificial intelligence and the freelance economy to transform work. During the recording, Matt shared insights into the growing freelance economy and why it isn’t slowing down, plus why and how startups should hire freelancers to get stuff done faster!

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Watch “Get Funded! Strategies to Help You Find & Write Grants” featuring Melissa Reams

Are you signed up for every grant portal and newsletter you can think of, but are still having trouble finding the right grant for your organization? Maybe you’ve been writing grant after grant with no success. Melissa Reams joined us for a Lunchtime Topic to talk about best practices for researching and writing grants. Watch to hear what he had to say…

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Watch The Reality Of Entrepreneurship ft. Dwayne Stephens

We sat down with Dwayne Stephens, a serial entrepreneur and the Program Director of Make Startups in Savannah, to talk about what it looks like to create a VIABLE, LONG-TERM business. Dwayne shared common misconceptions about entrepreneurship, how to determine your target audience, the importance of being flexible as a business owner, developing your why, and more. Watch to learn more!

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Finding Top MBA Talent for Your Startup ft. Pedro Gonzalez

Are you in search of talent that will scale your startup? MBA students already have real-world work experience under their belts and in their first year are seeking internships. Pedro Gonzalez is an expert at talent acquisition, talent management, and career mapping for early career and mid-life career stages. He has over 20 years of work experience in the professions of university admissions, MBA career services and corporate talent management.

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The Unnecessary Costs of Credit Card Processing & Why Merchants Should Pay Closer Attention to Their Credit Card Processing Bill ft. Robert Day of weAudit.com

In this Lunchtime Topic, Robert Day (Founder & Managing Partner of weAudit.com), breaks down the unnecessary and unregulated processing costs charged by credit card processors to merchants. He also talks about how a business owner can monitor these costs to save their company up to over $30,000 per year. 

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How to Refresh Your Business Strategy & Achieve Sustainability ft. Lisa Kanda

Do you feel like your business is stalling, and you can’t push through? If you’re an entrepreneur, you’ve probably heard of the cliche term “pivot.” Being an entrepreneur requires producing fresh ideas and changing directions to follow market trends in order to keep your business running and sustainable.

In this Lunchtime Topic, we spoke with Lisa Kanda, who is the founder of Elkay Advisors, on how she has followed the market as well as her skillsets over the past 14 years to refresh and renew her business strategy.

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