WPRV JUNE 24 3:30 PM
Paula A. Marshall
Tune in for the "Finding the Soul of Big Business" featured segment when Patricia interviews Paula Marshall, CEO of Bama Companies, recepient of the Malcolm Baldridge National Quality Award and author of the new book, Finding the Soul of Big Business. She will discuss how to find and retain "good customers", prioritize your income streams, foster good employee relationships and promote positive corporate culture.
WPRV JUNE 24 3:00 PM
Tune in when Patricia interviews Michael Cooley, the CEO of The Quinlan Companies, who is a business development executive with over 20 years experience developing, growing and expanding companies through organic growth, mergers and acquisitions. After living as an abused child, a homeless and drug-addicted teenager, and a completely lost young adult, Mike decided to start over as a different person. Mike will discuss his new book, Rock Bottom-From the Streets to Success, which tells the story of how he escapes the darkness of his past, eventually puts his life back together, becomes a success in business and in his personal life, and now helps others who may be facing their own challenges.
WPRV JUNE 10 4:30 PM
Tune in for the "Count on Us" featured segment when Patricia interviews Aram Garabedian, President of Bliss Properties real estate development and co-managing partner of Warwick Mall. He will discuss the flooding at the Warwick Mall that closed all 70 stores for the first time in its 40-year history, the exciting things happening now at the mall, how to turn obstacles into opportunities, and tools for success. www.warwickmall.com
WPRV JUNE 10 4:00 PM
Mari Anne Snow
Tune in for "The Effective Social Media" feature when she interviews Mari Anne Snow, an organizational development and change management professional with over 20 years experience utilizing technology to support non-disruptive change. She is CEO of SophiaThink, a management consulting firm that helps clients develop high performing virtual teams using new technologies. She is also the resident social media guru for Patricia Raskin's Positive Business on Rhode Island's WPRV AM790. She will discuss the new Google Wallet, electronic payment tool.
WPRV JUNE 10 3:30 PM
Tune in for the "Debt Solutions" featured segment when Patricia interviews Russell D. Raskin, Esq., attorney in Providence for over 30 years specializing in bankruptcy law. He will discuss alternatives to Chapter 13 and how new provisions introduced in 2005 make Chapter 11 another more accessible options for individual business clients. He will also discuss how we can prevent and manage debt in small business and corporations.
WPRV JUNE 10 3:00 PM
Tune in as Patricia interviews Laura West, Senior Sales Director for Media Networks Inc. Eastern/Midwest Region. Media Networks, Inc. is the multimedia targeted advertising industry leader that provides multiplatform, customized, demo- and geo-targeted advertising. She will discuss the best, most effective media-mix options for advertisers.
WPRV JUNE 3 4:30 PM
Tune in as Patricia interviews Jacob Belt, owner and trainer of Sales PhD., Inc., an Authorized Franchisee in Rhode Island of the Sandler Sales Institute. They provide professional coaching for unique sales, sales management and customer service solutions to the challenges faced by salespeople, sales managers and other professionals who must build a client base for their services. He will discuss innovative and effective way for the sales professional to increase sales and attain professional goals.
WPRV JUNE 3 4:00 PM
Tune in as Patricia interviews Robert Jordan, who has been launching and growing companies and helping other entrepreneurs do the same for the past 20 years. His startup, Online Access, the first Internet-coverage magazine, landed on the Inc. 500 list of fastest growing companies. After its sale he founded RedFlash, a project implementation team, and interimCEOinterimCFO, a worldwide network of interim, contract, and project executives. He will discuss his new book How They Did It: Billion Dollar Insights from the Heart of America, where he interviewed 45 company founders, each of whom started, grew, and sold a company for approximately $100 million or more, or took their company public for $300 million or more in market valuation.
WPRV JUNE 3 3:30 PM
Tune in as Patricia interviews Teresa de Grosbois, an international motivational speaker and founder and chair of an international community of thought-leaders, The Evolutionary Business Council. As a three-times bestselling author Teresa now teaches businesses how to create and leverage relationships to generate the word of mouth marketing they need. Are you ready to get into the global conversation? Is there something you'd really love to bring to the world, if you just knew how to get people talking about it? Wondering how to create a word of mouth wildfire for your business? Teresa de Grosbois illuminates us with her refreshing approach to relationship marketing.
WPRV JUNE 3 3:00 PM
Tune in for the Leading Women feature as Patricia interviews Lisa Bergeron, president of Leading Women SENE. It is critical that women approach everyday negotiations with confidence and ease. But in reality, women often pass up the opportunity to negotiate. And in business, that can derail long-term success. Lisa joins Patricia to talk about strategies to be a more effective negotiator. From common mistakes and barriers to opportunities to develop a more confident, comfortable, effective approach to negotiating for what you want...and deserve! www.LeadingWomen.biz