Using business cards effectively

Barbara Lopez joins Jennifer Armitstead to discuss “using business cards effective” on Tuesday, February 28, 2012 at 11am PT. Call in with your questions, or listen from your computer. Call in number: (917) 932-1762.

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Information about Barbara Lopez:
BARBARA LOPEZ, Brightfarm Barbara Lopez believes that everything in business STARTS with a BRIGHT introduction.  A professional commercial writer since 2003, Barbara has helped countless business professionals explain who they are and how they serve others all across the country.  Barbara’s easy to implement steps for creating a high impact self-introduction are powerful in creating a focused introduction and/or networking commercial.  As a networking skills trainer, Barbara teaches professionals how to FARM for new relationships and customers by sprinkling seeds (spreading the word about who you are), cultivating those seeds (using follow up to build relationships) and harvesting new customers, clients, partners and business relationships.  You can learn more about Barbara Lopez at and find her on Twitter @brightfarm

Fast Company article about “6 Ways Your Business Card Can Still Pack a Punch“.

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Episode #7: PEOs (Professional Employer Organizations)

Terry Lyman will be the guest speaker for the Mon 5/3/10 show. The topic of the podcast is PEOs (Professional Employer Organizations). Tune in Monday May 3rd at 11am PT | 12 noon MT | 2pm ET to and learn more about PEOs and the workplace.

Terry Lyman & Clay Bloxham founded Pay Pros in 1998.  Pay Pros offers a full suite of business administrative service solutions ranging from payroll programs to human resource operations, all with packaged pricing that can be tailored to best suit your business needs. Pay Pros is a Professional Employer Organization (PEO) outsourcing company specializing in small to medium-sized businesses. Pay Pros handles the administrative operations of your internal business so you can focus on the core purpose of your actual business without the hassles.

Terry’s contact info:
Ph. 801.762.0800
Fax. 801.762.0808

Could  You Benefit From Using a PEO?

To fully answer that question, you’ll first need to know exactly what a PEO is and what it does. The PEO acronym stands for Professional Employer Organization. It serves as a Human Resources department for small and mid-size businesses, but it won’t do your staffing for you. It goes beyond being a payroll service by assuming many of the liabilities for government compliance. PEOs can make it possible for small and mid-size businesses to offer retirement and medical benefits similar to the big corporations… read more here.

Quote of the show:
“Executive ability is deciding quickly and getting somebody else to do the work.”  ~John G. Pollard

Number of the show: One
Twitter is the number 1 searched job related word on (a job board). Seems like people are looking for jobs related to social media… no surprise there!