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Episode 27 - Everything Small Business Podcast

Episode 27: Small Business Story | David Ford at New Point Recruitment & Gold Coast Professionals Hub

In this episode, Sheree talks to David Ford, creator and director of New Point Recruitment, and founder of Gold Coast Professionals Hub, as part of our mini-series called ‘Share Your Small Business Story’. In this episode, David shares his knowledge and expertise in current recruitment trends and strategies his thoughts on the Great Resignation, and … Read more

Episode 26 - Everything Small Business Podcast

Episode 26: Small Business Story | Nelson Ferreira at Vibez Creative

In this episode, Spencer talks to Nelson Ferreira, owner of Vibez Creative, a film production studio based on the Gold Coast, as part of our mini-series called ‘Share Your Small Business Story’. In this episode, Nelson shares his journey from being a dentist in Venezuela, to travelling to Australia, finding his passion and starting Vibez … Read more

Episode 25 - Everything Small Business Podcast

Episode 25: Small Business Story | Sam Squires at Backbone Barbershop

In this episode, Sheree talks to Sam Squires, owner of Backbone Barbershop, as part of our mini-series called ‘Share Your Small Business Story’. In this episode, Sam shares his experience with launching a business on a shoestring budget; using his business and marketing background to switch careers and become a barbershop owner, educator and brand … Read more

Episode 24 - Everything Small Business Podcast

Episode 24: Small Business Story | Jade Massaad at ALKAM

In this episode, Sheree sits down with Jade Massaad, Founder of ALKAM, an online fashion movement that seeks to combine fashion, sustainability and affordability. Jade shares: her experience with being stood down from her full-time job and starting a side hustle in the midst of a pandemic the challenges she faced when returning to work … Read more

Episode 23 - Everything Small Business Podcast

Episode 23: Small Business Story | Kiel Tillman at Tillman Creative Co

In this episode, Spencer catches up with Kiel Tillman, Owner and Creative Director of Tillman Creative Co, a contemporary brand and design studio based on the Gold Coast, as part of our mini-series called ‘Share Your Small Business Story’. Kiel shares: his journey from designing at Billabong to starting his own creative agency; his involvement … Read more

Episode 22 - Everything Small Business Podcast

Episode 22: Elise Balsillie at Thryv Australia

In today’s episode, Sheree chats with Elise Balsillie, head of Thryv Australia. Thryv is a secure, easy to use small business management platform that automates tasks and puts your customers at the center of your business. Elise shares: her knowledge and expertise in digitising small-medium businesses to streamline business admin tasks what the research shows … Read more

Episode 21 - Everything Small Business Podcast

Episode 21: Small Business Story | Kate Chisholm at The Power Within

In today’s episode, Sheree talks with Kate Chisholm, founder of The Power Within, where Kate’s passion is building community through connection and holistic health. Kate is deeply passionate about guiding you to feel and understand the energy within your body, developing awareness so you can be fully present with your emotions, thoughts, and state of … Read more

Episode 20 - Everything Small Business Podcast

Episode 20: Small Business Story | Matt Swayn at Atlantis Insurance and Risk Services

In today’s episode, Sheree sits down with Matt Swayn, Director of Atlantis Insurance and Risk Services, Principal of an Authorised Insurance Advice Practice of Insurance Advisernet Australia. Matt shares: his expertise on business insurance and risk management his experiences and stories, including the good and the bad, with business insurance his lessons learned in small … Read more

Episode 19 - Everything Small Business Podcast

Episode 19: Small Business Story | Katie Bond at VMA Promotional Products

In today’s episode, Sheree sits down with Katie Bond, Owner & Sales Director at VMA Promotional Products on the Gold Coast, as part of our mini-series ‘Share Your Small Business Story’. Katie shares: her knowledge and expertise in marketing using promotional products and branded corporate gifts her experience managing and negotiating with overseas suppliers, which … Read more