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How to Get Concrete Results With Out-Of-The-Box Thinking—with Erik Luhrs

Entrepreneurs know that business growth isn’t always on a high trajectory and sometimes, it takes more than forcing it upwards to really make it work. Erik Luhrs, also known as the Bruce Lee of revenue generation, talks to Meny Hoffman about working on both the internal and external factors to make a business work. Erik says that most of the time, people look at entrepreneurship as just making money, doing everything to get more sales and revenue but oftentimes, people forget that you have to look from the inside-out. Starting from within, entrepreneurs must be able to pinpoint what caused their business to plateau and address it by doing things out of their routine.

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LTB 77 | Business Growth

The Key Factors to Managing Your Business Growth—with Shawn Johal

There is a danger in seeking growth for the sake of growth. Shawn Johal learned this critical entrepreneurship lesson the hard way as he found himself trying to work with a team that is close to running the business to the ground. In this conversation with Meny Hoffman, Shawn shares some of his hard-earned lessons from this experience, including the critical role of people in running a company, creating a hiring process that attracts great people and creates great company culture, and the importance of finding happiness in the present moment instead of focusing on some vague and distant goal. Pay close attention to the whole conversation as Shawn throws in a lot of golden nuggets of wisdom and practical tips.

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LTB 75 | Introverted Or Extroverted

How Introverts Build Great Businesses—With Matt Johnson

Are you introverted or extroverted? Many people believe that being an introvert is a weakness, especially for business growth where interaction is necessary. But Matt Johnson, the author of MicroFamous, begs to disagree. Matt believes that both introverted and extroverted personalities have their own strengths and weaknesses. To grow your business, you must identify where you get your energy and what your strengths are. Listen more about what Matt has to say about growing your business better as he joins Meny Hoffman in this episode.

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Why Best Practices In Your Industry Are Keeping You Small—With Bill Prater

Best practices are overrated. For years we have been taught that the key to business growth is following methods that have been proven over and over again in your industry. However, a quick look at the elite rungs of any industry will show you that what binds the top players together is their penchant for being different, even outrageously so. Suffice it to say that if you want to break the barriers to your growth, you don’t want to be lumped among the ordinary. Few people understand this better than Bill Prater, founder of Business Mastery and Scaleology. In this conversation with Meny Hoffman, Bill unpacks the essential things that business owners need to keep in mind as they prepare to scale. He also shares practical advice on how leaders can bring their team onboard with their vision. Join in and stick to the end as Bill shares a ton of important information and incredible resources.

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LTB 73 | Marketing Plan

How to Achieve Maximum Growth with a Simple Marketing Plan—with Mostafa Hosseini

Your marketing plan is one of the most important plans you will ever develop. A well-thought-through and executed marketing plan can make or break your growth ambitions. Joining Meny Hoffman in this episode is a serial entrepreneur, speaker, and business coach Mostafa Hosseini. An expert in marketing, sales, business transformation, and strategic planning, Mostafa has been coaching and consulting entrepreneurs for over ten years, helping businesses in various niches and industries grow, scale, and become more profitable. Today, he shares how he helps coaches, consultants, and experts create and implement their one-page marketing plan in seven days or less.

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SPECIAL EPISODE: An Exclusive Interview With Our Host, Meny Hoffman—Part 1

In today’s special episode, we turn the table on Let’s Talk Business host Meny Hoffman as Chava Shapiro puts him in the hot seat.

As many in the business world know, Meny is the CEO of Ptex Group, an award-winning branding, and marketing agency, and the Founder of the Let’s Talk Business (LTB) platform, a movement to provide entrepreneurs with the powerful tools they need to grow and thrive. In the first part of this interview series, we will find out about the history of Ptex Group, as well as what Meny is all about and what his goals are.

Are you ready to learn, grow, and lead? Be inspired by his story right here.

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How to Align Your Team and Process—with Kim Bohr

Ironing out business strategies will always be a vital part of the process, but do you ever get the sense that you’re getting stuck on the strategy level? “The best-laid plans of mice and men often go awry,” and this holds true in business as well. You can have the most solidly constructed business strategies in the world, but without the proper execution, those plans will soon go off the rails. Kim Bohr is a speaker, coveted executive advisor, and the CEO of the Innovare Group. Together, Kim and Meny discuss the importance of tight execution to complement well-made business strategies. It’s time to move out of the bubble and put what you know in practice!

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Lessons from an Entrepreneurial Journey—with Isaac Scharf

Have you ever doubted whether you have what it takes to build your business?

Growing a business is not easy. That’s why I am thrilled to share this interview with my guest Isaac Scharf, the founder and CEO of IYS Enterprises, INC. and Pillow Guy, as he retells his own fascinating entrepreneurial journey, from successfully launching a restaurant in the Catskills, to selling life insurance, to running a thriving moving company, and ultimately breaking into the pillow and bedding industry.

There is so much to learn as Isaac shares with us his wealth of experiences and what he discovered along the way. He breaks down the way you need to approach and understand your brand and the products that you’re sourcing. Isaac also shares how you can get your products to retailers and e-tailers, and offers valuable insight into recent trends within the eCommerce marketplace.

Listen and enjoy!

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