Marty McDonald is the Co-Founder and CEO at Bad Rhino Inc., a full-service social media marketing agency based in West Chester, Pa. Since 2002, Marty has consulted with small businesses and startups to help them succeed online. Bad Rhino is a full-service social media marketing and digital agency that was founded in 2011. Today, services clients locally, nationally, and globally. One of the reasons that Bad Rhino has grown to be so successful so quickly is due to their ability to develop truly unique and highly customized strategies that create incredible exposure for their clients’ businesses. Their full-service approach means they not only create these amazing strategies and plans, but they also implement them and manage them day to day, including delivering messages to their customers. Bad Rhino won top Social Media agency award in 2016, 2017 and 2018 by the research firm Clutch. Bad Rhino has clients in specialty food, craft beer, restaurants, golf, Real Estate, staffing, Technology, fitness, nonprofit, Fortune 500, and major league baseball players as well as several other small businesses categories.
“Make sure you have the right capital upfront, make sure you have the right people. But the best advice that I would absolutely give is make sure that you know your market so when you launch something you know there is going to be people there to actually purchase your product or service. And make sure that you get the answers and get the information beforehand. Before you start running through and think I had the best idea in the world. Get that information, now the market and then sell that market based on what they are telling you and what they need”…[Listen for More]
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Blair Bryant Nichols is the Director of Stages for Advance Your Reach. He oversees the Stage Agency, connecting entrepreneurs and business owners with stages that will grow their business, and manages its community of meeting planners. After beginning his career representing hundreds of authors from Top 6 publishers, he moved into the management of founders, entrepreneurs, executives, authors, and celebrities, with various work streams, projects, and personal interests, acting as a Chief of Staff, manager, or agent. He has a deep expertise in developing speakers for corporate events, conferences, and other thought leadership opportunities, including internal and external communications. As a manager, coach and consultant he enjoys helping diverse individuals and/or socially-driven companies foster new strategies for operations, communications, business development and partnerships across all appropriate areas to further develop and enhance their bottom line and brand. He earned his M.B.A from UCLA-Anderson with a specialization in Entertainment Management and a B.A. in Literature from American University.
“Figuring out what’s your why like Simon Sinek. What’s your purpose? What’s your mission? Established that idea, that culture because that’s what’s going to drive you to keep going, to get through the obstacles of launching the business, the growing pains associated with it, the red tape and the bureaucracy and everything else. You have that clarity of mind of really who you want to serve and start to figure out how you are going to do that”…[Listen for More]
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Mandy Barbee Lanier, MA Economics & CCHT is a transformation and healing expert who has helped hundreds of clients across the globe to overcome anxiousness and thrive in business, health, and life. By combining the power of imagery with their innate capabilities, she empowers men and women to regain a positive sense of control, transcend struggle, and enjoy everything more. Mandy’s signature method is the natural result of certifications in clinical hypnotherapy, neurolinguistics, and mind-body connection intersecting with 15 years of leadership experience in three commercial industries and the US military. She is obsessed with co-creating massive, lasting & positive changes with others using practical actions and fun, natural techniques.
“I feel like when we push we push and we push for it to happen that one way not only are we missing all of the ways that satisfaction was really writing front of us but any type of thing can lead to a misaligned outcome that has side-effects that we did not foresee”…[Listen for More]
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