COVID-19

EPISODE 15: Rethinking Your Post-COVID Office Design & Environment With Marcus Rosenau of SSP Architects
August 13, 2020

EPISODE 15: Rethinking Your Post-COVID Office Design & Environment With Marcus Rosenau of SSP Architects

Marcus Rosenau, Principal at SSP Architects brings an architectural perspective to challenges we all face as employees continue returning to the office. With a thoughtful approach to design, layout, and construction, Rosenau provides solutions to the questions you’re probably asking, as well as some questions you probably haven’t considered yet. In today’s conversation, Rosenau gives advice that any professional can…

EPISODE 14: Managing your Reputation with Katherine Heaviside of Epoch 5 Public Relations
August 6, 2020

EPISODE 14: Managing your Reputation with Katherine Heaviside of Epoch 5 Public Relations

Katherine Heaviside, Founder and President of Epoch 5 Public Relations joins us for part two of our conversation on how to manage your company’s reputation in these tumultuous times. Her extensive experience in PR provide clarity in navigating the terrain of modern day business.   In today’s episode, we take a deep dive into PR considerations of current issues like COVID-19…

EPISODE 13: Crisis Communication Strategy with Katherine Heaviside, President of Epoch 5 Public Relations
August 4, 2020

EPISODE 13: Crisis Communication Strategy with Katherine Heaviside, President of Epoch 5 Public Relations

Katherine Heaviside, President and Founder of Epoch 5 Public Relations, talks to Eric about the importance of communication from a distinctly human PR perspective, and about how the means and impact of communication are changing in today’s world.   In today’s episode, we explore that impact. On one hand, misinformation can ruin a company’s image in minutes. On the other hand,…

EPISODE 12: Communication Challenges: What Lies Ahead? With Sue Fredericks, President of One Purpose Performance
July 28, 2020

EPISODE 12: Communication Challenges: What Lies Ahead? With Sue Fredericks, President of One Purpose Performance

Sue Fredericks, President of One Purpose Performance, is an enlightening and encouraging voice in these times of uncertainty. If you’ve struggled at all with communication in this uncharted work format – from delivering bad news, to maintaining a positive communication culture – this is the conversation you’ve been waiting to hear. Fredericks founded One Purpose Performance in 2000 to help…

EPISODE 11: Emotional Intelligence Plays a Key Role with Sue Fredericks, President of One Purpose Performance
July 23, 2020

EPISODE 11: Emotional Intelligence Plays a Key Role with Sue Fredericks, President of One Purpose Performance

Today we speak with Sue Fredericks, President of One Purpose Performance. Sue founded this management consulting company in 2000 to help organizations build more productive culture and communication.  In our conversation today, she applies this wisdom to the unpredictable times we’re living through and gives advice that will help you and your team succeed. Episode highlights include: What challenges create…

EPISODE 10: The COVID-19 Effect on Small Businesses and Advice for Reopening with Kevin Law, President & CEO of the Long Island Association
July 21, 2020

EPISODE 10: The COVID-19 Effect on Small Businesses and Advice for Reopening with Kevin Law, President & CEO of the Long Island Association

  Today we continue our conversation with Kevin Law, Pres. & CEO of the Long Island Assn. Law has been ranked as “one the most powerful non-governmental people in New York State,” representing Long Islanders as a member of the private sector.  But instead of the traditional impression of ‘power,’ Law conveys respect and care for the people and businesses…

Managing a Workforce During COVID-19: Best Practices for SMBs
July 17, 2020

Managing a Workforce During COVID-19: Best Practices for SMBs

COVID-19 changed how the world works. With no real end to the pandemic yet in sight, businesses must adapt to a new normal in order to survive and thrive beyond it. While this isn’t the simplest undertaking, especially for businesses with operations that are difficult to perform remotely, it isn’t impossible. In fact, for many businesses, success will depend on…

EPISODE 9: Insights into Gov Cuomo’s LI Control Room & NY Forward Task Force with Kevin Law, President & CEO of the Long Island Association
July 16, 2020

EPISODE 9: Insights into Gov Cuomo’s LI Control Room & NY Forward Task Force with Kevin Law, President & CEO of the Long Island Association

As the early epicenter of COVID-19, Long Island has handled the pandemic “remarkably well,” says today’s guest, Kevin Law. Now there is fear that current surges in other parts of the country could leak back onto Long Island, if Long Islanders aren’t vigilant and careful. People’s health, and the survival of many small businesses who depend on monthly revenue, will…

EPISODE 8: The 3 Rs: Reflect, Restart & Revitalize – Getting Cash Flow in Order with Paul Strohmenger of Nettle Bay Partners
July 14, 2020

EPISODE 8: The 3 Rs: Reflect, Restart & Revitalize – Getting Cash Flow in Order with Paul Strohmenger of Nettle Bay Partners

The way we approach the needs of our businesses has undergone a drastic change during the COVID-19 pandemic. As a business owner during the COVID-19 pandemic, the constantly changing environment means taking a deeper dive into spending and where adjustments can be made.  “Cash flow is king, and that’s the place where we need to start.” – says Paul Strohmenger…

EPISODE 7: ‘Everybody’s in the Same Place Right Now’ – Getting Cash Flow in Order with Paul Strohmenger of Nettle Bay Partners
July 9, 2020

EPISODE 7: ‘Everybody’s in the Same Place Right Now’ – Getting Cash Flow in Order with Paul Strohmenger of Nettle Bay Partners

The COVID-19 Pandemic has imposed many changes in our day-to-day lives, and businesses are no exception. With constant changes to policies surrounding best practices for businesses during this pandemic, we’re shifting gears and attempting to catch up to keep our organizations afloat. As a business owner, it feels like there’s a never-ending list of financials that can fluctuate at any…