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Episode 15 | Entrepreneurship & Overnight Success: Is It Real?

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Episode 15 | Entrepreneurship & Overnight Success: Is It Real?
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Is overnight success real? In this episode, we will be discussing entrepreneurship and overnight success with Rob Smead, President of Electrum Supply and CEO of Electrum Ink, a tattoo supply company and tattoo ink company respectively. Partner in Vault Tattoo and Video Game Tatts. Writer of “The Business of Tattooing” in “Skin & Ink” magazine. Podcaster of “Electrum Radio”.

Blog on Tape: Ep. 1 – Human Capital in 2021

Blog on Tape
Blog on Tape
Blog on Tape: Ep. 1 - Human Capital in 2021
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Welcome to our brand new series of The Innovation Room Podcast called Blog on Tape! Here, we’ll be covering some of our blog topics in audio versions so you can listen to them on the go, no matter where you are. In this inaugural episode, we’re talking all about human capital. It’s one of the hottest topics in the business world right now, and is especially important with the growth of digital technology and automation. We’ve got all the details on why human capital is indispensable in 2021 and how it will transform the workplace.

Episode 12: Crucial Communication | The Importance of Healthy Vendor-Client Relationships

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Episode 12: Crucial Communication | The Importance of Healthy Vendor-Client Relationships
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In this episode we sit down with Jessica Fumo, Manger of Facilities with Removery; to discuss the importance of cultivating and maintaining healthy vendor-client relationships . We briefly discuss the impact these relationships had in 2020, what it means to have healthy vendor-client relationships, and wrap up with some best practices as to how you can maintain these relationships long team, and their “bigger picture” benefits.

Episode 11: Young Professionals | Career Development in the FM Industry

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Episode 11: Young Professionals | Career Development in the FM Industry
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In this episode, we sit down with Corrine Dwyer, Senior Manger, Global Events Connex; to discuss young professional career development in the FM industry. We discuss SMART goal setting, what it means to have a growth mindset, the importance of mentorships, and wrap up with some of our favorite resources that you can begin using to advance your career RIGHT NOW.

Episode 10: Automation & Augmentation in the Workplace

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Episode 10: Automation & Augmentation in the Workplace
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In this episode, we have two very special guests: COO, Kim Goie & CEO Marc Balzamo, partners of North American Signs from FEXA. We will be discussing Automation and Augmentation in the work place with a focus on key factors such as; common automation concerns, how to work together with automated technology, and Superteams. Not sure what Superteams are? We’ve got you covered!

Episode 8 | State of the Industry: Restaurants & Food Service

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Episode 8 | State of the Industry: Restaurants & Food Service
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In this episode, we have another special guest: Facilities Manager – Applebee’s/Wendy’s/MOD Pizza/Del Taco at TEAM Schostack Family Restaurants, Greg Fuchs, CRFP. We will be discussing the future of the restaurant industry, with a focus on key factors such as the pandemic impact, how daily challenges are continuing to be met while complying with restrictions imposed by the state, and what trends can be expected to be seen as we move into 2021.

Episode 7 | State of the Industry: Signage & Manufacturing

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Episode 7 | State of the Industry: Signage & Manufacturing
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In this episode, our guest is President and CEO of North American Signs, John Yarger. We will be discussing the future of the manufacturing and signage industry, with a focus on key factors such as the pandemic impact, recent legislation that is affecting regulation, and the skilled trades gap.

Episode 5 | Digital Networking – Strategies, Tips & Ideas

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Episode 5 | Digital Networking - Strategies, Tips & Ideas
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Episode 4 | Trends to Watch in 2021

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Episode 4 | Trends to Watch in 2021
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Mergers & Acquisitions and pop-up shops are trends you need to look out for in 2021!

Episode 2 | Internal Efficiencies – What’s Working & What’s Not

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Episode 2 | Internal Efficiencies - What's Working & What's Not
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Optimizing your internal processes and strategies can make your teams more efficient. Learn about what efficiencies your business can implement now!