About Frank Thomas

Frank Thomas is an experienced small business owner who has made many mistakes but also has had many successes. The Small Business Tips Show is a collection of sound advice for a new or experienced business owner on how to avoid the pitfalls that come with being an entrepreneur.

New Entrepreneur Series – Part 6 [Podcast #024]

There’s always an element of fear when we venture out into the unknown. Let’s face it, if you invest the family fortune on your latest business proposal, there can be a lot of fear waiting for you! Listen in on today’s show were we discuss how to combat, not only the fear of failure, but […]

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New Entrepreneur Series – Part 5 [Podcast #023]

Probably one of the biggest mind shifts I had a few years into my personal business was to start treating my business, like a business! Sounds crazy, but if you are finding that you are struggling to succeed, consider reflecting on your efforts and see if you’ve not be making this critical mistake!

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New Entrepreneur Series – Part 4 [Podcast #022]

If you don’t have a plan, how do you know where you are going? It sounds scary to some, boring as heck for others, but a business plan can actually be fun to build! Listen in on how you can build a business plan! This is part 2 of a 2 part series.

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New Entrepreneur Series – Part 3 [Podcast #021]

If you don’t have a plan, how do you know where you are going? It sounds scary to some, boring as heck for others, but a business plan can actually be fun to build! Listen in on how you can build a business plan! This is part 1 of a 2 part series.

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New Entrepreneur Series – Part 2 [Podcast #020]

I’m stuck in the mud! The biggest dream sucker to starting a new business is over analyzing your new business venture. Learn how you can avoid the paralysis by analysis situation within your new business!

You can also directly watch this episode on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1gvIQcCldlQ

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New Entrepreneur Series – Part 1 [Podcast #019]

Introduction for new  entrepreneurs who need help getting focused and profitable!

 

 

You can also directly watch this episode on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yOFEnZRH7SQ

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How To Position and Price Your Products or Services [Podcast #018]

Positioning and pricing your products and services correctly means the difference between failure and success in your

small business. Nancy and I discuss the finer points of how you can position and price your business to prospective clientele.

Plus, you’ll learn how pricing provides a ‘sense of value’ not only to your customer but to you too […]

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The Importance of Networking [Podcast #017]

If you want to be successful in your small business ventures, you need to learn how to network. Believe it or not, it can

actually be a fun process that gives you a route to network and prospect with ease.

Listen to today’s show to learn about the fine art and importance of networking!

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Learn To Trust The Process [Podcast #016]

Learning how to plan out an idea and build a process around it will take you far. But there is a time when the forest

starts to crowd in and sap you of your energy, you have to learn how to trust the process!

Join us and listen as we investigate how to accomplish this that for […]

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Elegant Simplicity [Podcast #015]

One factor that can make or break a business is how simple it is for your customer to interact with your business.

Today, we talk about elegant simplicity. Finding that sweet spot were you, your business or your business’ products are

created to be simple to use but elegant to behold.

Join us and listen as we investigate […]

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