More than a Few Words

More than a Few Words
A Marketing Conversation for Small Business Owners
Successful Business Events
Apr 12 • 12 min
This week, our guest Grant Carlile of the Mountains explains that a successful event is about so much more than the food and the venue. More than a Few Words is a production of Roundpeg
Coaching Conversation
Apr 5 • 10 min
This week business and life coach Halle Simpson talks with us about the seven steps of a coaching conversation. MTFW is a production of Roundpeg, a digital marketing agency in Indianapolis
Google My Business With Bryan Caplan Final
Mar 23 • 10 min
This week our guest Bryan Caplan (Bryan Caplan Marketing) talks will Lorraine (link to my page on Roundpeg) about how to spice up your Google My Business Page with Photos and Video
Social Media Audit
Mar 22 • 9 min
This week it is two for the price of one as the Co-founders of Green Loop Marketing Melanie Allen and Meghan Martin join Lorraine Ball for a conversation about social media audits. More than a Few Words
Don’t Hire a Web Designer
Mar 15 • 27 min
This week Doug Karr dropped by Roundpeg for a conversation about why companies shouldn’t hire a web designer.
Niche Marketing Is Profitable
Mar 8 • 11 min
Sometimes you have to narrow your focus to increase your profit. In today’s conversation with Laurie Knechtel of Truss Marketing we dive into the topic of how finding a niche can actually drive more business.
Let’s Chat
Mar 1 • 13 min
This week we spoke to Bobbi Baehne of Think Big, Go Local about how to use Facebook chatbots to deliver messages your customers will notice.
It is all About Process
Feb 22 • 0 min
This week’s speaker, Grant Carlile believes that instead of constraining creativity, rigid process can actually set you free More than a Few Words is a production of Roundpeg
The Entrepreneur Mastermind
Feb 16 • 10 min
This week our guest, Karmen Fink describes her networking / mastermind group which offers entrepreneurs a safe space to learn, grow and succeed.
How do you grow an Instagram fan base?
Feb 11 • 13 min
Start with this conversation with Will Hardison
High Tech Sales
Feb 1 • 11 min
High tech products often solve problems people aren’t even aware they have. So how does a salesperson convince someone to buy something they don’t know they need. In today’s conversation, sales coach Matt Nettleton suggests you start by researching…
Alternative Ad Words
Jan 25 • 7 min
What do you do when a much larger, more well funded company comes into the market and starts bidding on the same ad words you want? Well you have two choices, pay more or get creative. In today’s conversation Michelle McNalley explains how you can look…
State of Innovation
Jan 18 • 10 min
We are living in an era of unprecedented innovation. At the core of this explosive growth in new businesses, new products, and new ideas is the ability for anyone to access tremendous resources and tools from their desktop. Information and research,…
Innovation - What it Takes to Make an Idea Succeed.
Jan 11 • 9 min
Not all ideas are good ideas. According to our guest Chris Hoyt, most even suck. But even so, with the right team, and a willingness to listen to your customers, you can launch a successful business.
Do you have a business map?
Jan 4 • 6 min
If you were about to head out on a long road trip to somewhere you had never been, you would want a roadmap. The specific outline, with milestones along the way, would tell you that you were heading in the right direction. Just like a road trip, you are…
Flip It Or List It. Is it Time to Sell Your Business
Dec 28, 2018 • 10 min
As a business owner, you don’t always get to spend your day doing the things you love. But if too much of your time is being spent on tasks you don’t love, if you are starting to burn out it may be time to consider making changes or letting go. Ryan…
Guerrilla Marketing
Dec 21, 2018 • 10 min
Innovative, unconventional and low-cost marketing techniques aimed at obtaining the maximum exposure. That is how Alan Silber of the Guerilla Agency describes his approach to marketing.
Internal Podcasts with Jennifer Crawford
Dec 14, 2018 • 10 min
For the most part, we think of podcasts as a method of reaching out beyond your organization. But they can be a very effective tool for internal communication as well. If your memo falls flat and your newsletters are ignored by your team, consider…
Yes, You Need an SSL
Dec 7, 2018 • 9 min
When you leave your home you lock your door. Makes sense, right? You wouldn’t want anyone to steal your stuff. But what about your website? Do you lock that door, too? This week Lorraine and Simon chat about adding an SSL to your website.
Introducing Just a Few Words
Nov 30, 2018 • 6 min
We’ve added a new program to our line up. In addition to the weekly conversation with marketing professionals from around the world, we’re launching Just a Few Words. This is a quick daily marketing tip available as an Alexa Flash Briefing. Every day…