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#100: The Big 100th Episode – What’s Next? [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/Epi-100-End_Of_2016.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS I can’t believe we are finally here – the big 100th episode! It’s been such a long, exciting road and I am so grateful for all of the amazing guests I’ve had the opportunity to speak to and for all of you amazing …

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#99: Are We Innately Driven to Serve Others with Matt Kidd [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/Epi_99_LGBTQ_Matt_Kidd_rev.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Thank you for tuning into episode 99 of the podcast. I have another great interview for you with guest Matt Kidd. Matt has a background in product development in both tech startups and theatrical productions. He is now the executive director of …

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#98: Finding Your Niche & Brand in Consulting With Rhodes Perry [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/Epi_98_LGBTQ_Rhodes_Perry.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Thank you for tuning into episode 98 of the podcast. My guest is Rhodes Perry, whose life’s work has been focused on improving the lives of LGBTQ people. Rhodes has worn many hats over his successful career, developing his own niche and …

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#97: How to Establish Your Personal Brand With Intention With Jennifer Brown [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/Epi_97_LGBTQ_Jennifer_Brown.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Thank you for tuning in to episode 97 of the podcast! My guest is Jennifer Brown, who was actually the first interview I ever had on this podcast and is now back for her third appearance! In this interview we really focused …

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#96: Kicking Ass & Taking Names With Stacy A. Cross [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/Epi96_LGBTQ_Stacy_A_Cross_Interview.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Thank you for tuning in to episode 96 of the podcast. Today’s interview is with the founder of The Comfort Killers, Stacy A. Cross. It was an incredibly high energy interview! Stacy shared a lot of insight around mindset and personal branding …

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#95: Dissecting LGBTQ Identities Around Same Sex Relationships with Dr. Jennelle [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/Epi95_LGBTQ_Dr.Jennelle_Interview.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Thank you for checking out episode 95 of the podcast. Today’s interview is with PhD psychologist Dr. Jennelle. She has such an interesting niche within the LGBT community, working with women who are in relationships with other women, but don’t necessarily need to …

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#94: Building a Stronger Queer Community with the Debt Free Guys [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/Epi94-LGBTQ-The_Debt_Free_GuysJohn_Schneider__David_Auten.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Thank you for tuning in to episode 94 of the podcast! Today I have another awesome interview to share with you all. I chatted with David and John – the “Debt Free Guys”- about a whole gamut of topics. We started with …

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#93: How Are Your New Year’s Resolutions Holding Up As We Enter Q4?

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/epi_93_-_Are_your_New_Year_Resolutions_Dead.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Thank you for tuning in to episode 93 of the podcast. Eeek…. we are getting SO close to the big 100!! It’s been a great few months of interviews with amazing guests and I’m currently gearing up for another round of interview …

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#92: Build Your Brand by Following Your Intuition with Rick Clemons [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/Epi92_LGBTQ_Interview_With_RICK_CLEMMONS.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Download the Transcript here! Jenn T. Grace – Episode 92 – Build Your Brand by Following Your Intuition with Rick Clemons Thank you for tuning in to episode 92 of the podcast. This episode is an interview with the coming out coach, …

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#91: Building a Speaking Career Based on Passion with Michaela Mendelsohn [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/Epi91_LGBTQ_Interview_With_MICHAELA_MENDELSOHN.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Download the Transcript here! Jenn T. Grace – Episode 91 – Building a Speaking Career Based on Passion with Michaela Mendelsohn   Thank you for tuning in to episode 91 of the podcast! Today I have a great interview with Michaela Mendelsohn. …

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#90: How to Change the World with E. Jag Beckford [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/Epi90_LGBTQ_Interview_With_JAG_BECKFORD.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Download the Transcript here! Jenn T. Grace – Episode 90 – How to Change the World with E. Jag Beckford Thank you for tuning in to episode 90 of the podcast! Today’s podcast is another interview – we’ve done a few of …

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#89: How to Own a Room (or crowd) with Robbie Samuels [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/Epi89_LGBTQ_Interview_With_ROBBIE_SAMUELS.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Download the Transcript here! Jenn T. Grace – Episode 89 – How to Own a Room (or crowd) with Robbie Samuels   Thank you for tuning in to episode 89 of the podcast! You’re going to really like what I have in …

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#88: Building a Niche Online Community with Dr. Gloria Brame [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/88-Building-a-Niche–Online-Community-with–Dr.-Gloria-Brame.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Download the Transcript here! Jenn T. Grace – Episode 88 – Building a Niche Online Community with Dr. Gloria Brame   Thank you for tuning into episode 88 of the podcast! Today my guest is famed sexologist Dr. Gloria Brame. She shared …

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#87: How Lindsay Felderman Turned a Pile of Words Into an Inspirational Book [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/Epi87_LGBTQ_Interview_With_LINDSAY_FELDERMAN.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Download the Transcript here! Jenn T. Grace – Episode 87 – How Lindsay Felderman Turned a Pile of Words Into an Inspirational Book   Thank you for tuning in to episode 87 of the podcast! Today’s episode is an incredibly special one …

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#86: Insider PR Tips with Communications Expert, Jonathan Lovitz [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/86-Insider-PR-tips-with–Communications-Expert-Jonathan-Lovitz.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Download the Transcript here! Jenn T. Grace – Episode 86 – Insider PR Tips with Communications Expert Jonathan Lovitz   Thank you for tuning into episode 86 of the Personal Branding for the LGBTQ Professional Podcast! In this episode communication expert Jonathan …

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#85: Jacob Tobia Shares How to Build a Personal Brand Platform with Meaning [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/Epi85-LGBTQ_Interview_with_JACOB_TOBIA.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Download the Transcript here! Jenn T. Grace – Episode 85 – Jacob Tobia Shares How to Build a Personal Brand Platform with Meaning Thank you for tuning into episode #85 of the podcast. In this episode I speak with Jacob Tobia who …

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#84: Build Your Personal Brand by Learning from the Experts [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/Epi84-Build_your_personal_brand_by_learning_from_the_experts.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Download the Transcript here! Jenn T. Grace – Episode 84 – Build Your Personal Brand by Learning from the Experts Thank you for tuning in to episode 84 of the podcast! We are gearing up for some great things coming soon so …

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#83: Religion and the LGBT Community – Can’t We All Just Get Along? [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/Epi83_-_Religion-and-the-LGBT-Community-Cant-we-all-just-get-along.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Download the Transcript here! Jenn T. Grace – Episode 83 – Religion and the LGBT Community – Can’t We All Just Get Along Have a listen to episode #83 of the Personal Branding for the LGBTQ Professional Podcast. In this episode  I …

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#82: How to Impact 1 Million LGBT People [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/Epi82-How-to-Impact-1-Million-LGBT-People.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Download the Transcript here! Jenn T. Grace – Episode 82 – How to Impact 1 Million LGBT People Thank you for tuning in to episode 82 of the podcast. In this episode I discuss a small mindset shift that I’ve had over …

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#81: Growing Your LGBT Business with Kimberly Vaughan [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/Epi81-Growing-LGBT-Business-with-Kimberly-Vaughan.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Download the Transcript here! Jenn T. Grace – Episode 81 – Growing Your LGBT Business with Kimberly Vaughan Thank you for tuning in to episode 81 of the podcast! You may have noticed that I’ve rebranded the podcast to ‘Professional Branding for …

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#80: Fast Track to Business Growth with Michael Mapes [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/Epi80-Fast-Track-to-Business-Growth-with-Michael-Mapes.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Download the Transcript here! Jenn T Grace – Ep 80 – Fast Track to Business Grown with Michael Mapes Thank you for tuning in to episode 80 of the podcast! In this episode I had the pleasure of speaking with Michael Mapes …

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#79: Women & LGBT Entrepreneurship Dissected with Guest Jennifer Brown [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/epi-79_Women__LGBT_Entrepreneurship_Dissected_with_Guest_Jennifer_Brown.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Episode 79 is a rebroadcast of one of the first – and most interesting – podcast interviews I’ve had the pleasure of doing. I had the opportunity to sit down with Jennifer Brown for an honest and thought provoking conversation. We were …

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#78: The 6 Steps to using Content Marketing to create your Personal Brand [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/epi_78_6-content-marketing-tips-to-develop-your-personal-brand.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Download the Transcript here! Jenn T Grace – Ep 78 – The 6 Steps to using Content Marketing to create your Personal Brand Thank you for tuning in to episode 78 of the podcast. In this episode I’m discussing the 6 steps …

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#77: The Top 5 Fears New LGBT Authors Have and How to Conquer Them! [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/epi_77_top-5-fears-of-new-LGBT-authors.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Download the Transcript here! Jenn T Grace – Ep 77 – The Top 5 Fears New LGBT Authors Have and How to Conquer Them! Thank you for tuning in to episode 77 of the podcast. In this episode I’m tackling the top …

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#76: Standing Out and Reinventing Yourself with Guest Dorie Clark [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/epi_76_StandingOut-and-ReinventingYourself-with-DorieClark.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Download the Transcript here! Jenn T Grace – Ep 76 – Standing Out and Reinventing Yourself with Guest Dorie Clark Thank you for listening to episode 76 of the podcast. In this episode I had the privilege of speaking to Dorie Clark, …

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#75: Planning for 2016 – Will you Become an Author This Year? [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/epi_75_Planning-for-2016-will-you-become-an-author-this-year.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Download the Transcript here! Jenn T Grace – Ep 75 – Planning for 2016 – Will you become an author this year_ Thank you for tuning into episode 75 of my podcast – and the first episode of 2016! In this episode …

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#74: The LGBT Events in 2015 that have Changed History w/ Sam McClure [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/episode-74-The-LGBT-Events-in-2015-that-have-Changed-History-with-Sam-McClure.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Thank you for listening to episode 74 of the podcast, my final episode of the year. In this episode I speak to Sam McClure, Senior Vice President of NGLCC. Some of you may recognize Sam’s name, as I also had the opportunity …

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#73: What you need to know about the Human Rights Campaign, Corporate Equality Index

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/epi-73-gay-business-marketing-hrc-corporate-equality-index-replay-of-episode-53.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Hey all – this episode is a re-airing of episode 53, so if you already heard episode 53, come back for a new episode in episode 74! In today’s episode I cover a few topics. The first is I answer a listener …

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#72: How Does Confidence Impact Your LGBT Marketing Approach? [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/episode_72_How-Does-Confidence-Impact-Your-LGBT-Marketing-Approach.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Today we are talking about how confidence impact your LGBT marketing approach. I’m bringing this question to you because I’ve had two conversations with prospective clients in the last couple of weeks, and both of them – with two very different businesses …

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#71: Simple Tactics for Reaching LGBT Consumers [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/episode_71_Simple-tactics-for-reaching-LGBT-consumers.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Thank you for listening to episode 71 of the podcast. On my last podcast I was able to answer a question from a reader and it was nice to get back to that type of podcast! I decided this week I would …

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#70: An Open Letter from a Self Admitted Homophobe [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/Episode_70_An-open-letter-from-a-self-admitted-homophobe.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Thanks for listening to episode #70 of the podcast. Today’s episode of the podcast isn’t an interview, it’s a response to an email I received from a reader. It’s been a few months since I’ve spent a podcast just talking to you, …

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#69: Melissa Ferrick | Singer-Songwriter [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/episode_69_Melissa-Ferrick-Rock-Folk-Singer.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Thanks for listening to episode #69 of the podcast. Today’s guest, Melissa Ferrick, is a master of many trades – an acclaimed performing artist (currently listed as #20 of the top 50 women in indie music), a record label owner as well …

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#68: Michele Wierzgac | Keynote speaker, leadership guru, and author of “The Talking Stick According To Michele: A Guide For Reflecting On Your Personal Brand” [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/episode_68_michele_wierzgac.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Thanks for joining me for episode #68 of the podcast. My guest today is Michele Wierzgac, who I’m so glad shared her story with me and now you. Michele’s journey is an interesting one; from the volleyball court to the main stage …

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#67: Marketing Tips & Storytelling with Diane Conklin of Complete Marketing Systems [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/67-Marketing_Tips__Storytelling_with_Diane_Conklin_of_Complete_Marketing_Systems.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Links mentioned in today’s episode: LGBT Success Academy Welcome to Complete Marketing Systems To listen to the episode, click the play button below.   AUDIO TITLE: Episode #67 – Diane Conklin Jenn T Grace: Alright so why don’t you tell the listeners …

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#66: Storytelling with Ann Townsend, Author of LGBTQ: Outing My Christianity, Founder of Hands Across the Pond [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/Ann-Townsend-Interview-epi-66.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Thanks for listening to episode #66 of the podcast. Today’s episode is with Ann Townsend, author of LGBTQ: Outing My Christianity. She is also an advocate for LGBTQ youth with Hands Across the Pond. She also shares a few secret projects she is working on …

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#65: Storytelling with Rolla Selbak – Award-Winning Out Filmmaker/Producer [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/epi-65-rolla-selbek-out-queer-filmmaker-producer.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Links mentioned in today’s episode: Rolla Selbak Pix Listen to the episode by clicking the play button below!   Would you prefer to read the transcript than listen to the episode? No problem! Read the transcript below. AUDIO TITLE:  Episode #65 – …

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#64: Expert Interview with Bryce Summers, Author of Queer Sense [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/Episode_64_with_Bryce_Summers_author_of_Queer_Sense.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Links mentioned in today’s episode: Sci Fi Horror Books | Gay Fiction Novels Listen to the episode by clicking the play button below.   A short bio about Bryce Summers: Bryce Bentley Summers is a psychologist, fiction novelist, and founder of Queer …

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#63: Expert Interview with Alice Derock, Entrepreneur & Founder of Wet For Her

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/epi-63-gay-business-marketing-made-easy-alice-derock.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Below are links mentioned in today’s podcast: Wet For Her Listen to the episode by clicking the play button below!   Would you prefer to read the transcript than listen to the episode? No problem! Read the transcript below. AUDIO TITLE:  Episode …

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#62: Author, speaker and transgender advocate, Jeremy Wallace shares his candid story of transitioning

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/Episode-62-Jeremy-Wallace.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Links mentioned in today’s podcast: Jeremy L. Wallace | Transgender Keynote Speaker  Jenn T. Grace — LGBT Marketing and Communications Expert Listen to the episode by clicking the play button below! Would you prefer to read the transcription than listen to the …

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#61: Marriage Equality has arrived…. but the work is far from done! [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/episode_61_Marriage-Equality-Has-Arrived-But-The-Work-Is-Far-From-Done.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Wow – don’t we have a lot to celebrate! Before I get into our topic of celebration and marriage equality and what’s next – I want to say THANK YOU to the 5,000+ new listeners who enjoyed episodes during the month of …

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#60: Filmmaker Gina Capristo-Gajdosik shares the power of coming out and living authentically [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/epi-60-gay-business-marketing-the-power-of-coming-out.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS On today’s episode of the Gay Business & Marketing Made Easy podcast, I talk to Gina Capristo-Gajdosik, the filmmaker behind the film Make Me Blush! We talk about her personal coming out journey, the journey of being a filmmaker and seeing your …

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#59: Does your business sell to Corporations? If yes, then listen up! [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/gay-business-marketing_epi-59_Heather_Cox_Certify-My-Company.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Listen to this great (and entertaining) interview with Heather Cox as we discuss – • Supplier Diversity • LGBT Business Certification • Certification as a marketing tool • Buying from each other I had a chance to sit down with Heather Cox …

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#58: Is Authenticity in the Workplace Dead? [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/epi-58-gay-business-marketing-is-authenticity-dead.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Welcome to the podcast! Today’s podcast episode is going to be a dive into the archives going back to episode #19. I’ve been very busy and haven’t had a chance to record a brand new podcast, however I do talk about my …

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#57: Expert Interview – Marketing Tips for Reaching Lesbians [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/epi-57-ebone-belle-marketing-to-lesbians_1.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS In this episode of the podcast I talk with Ebone Bell – founder and managing editor of Tagg Magazine. If you have been looking to market to the lesbian community but haven’t been certain on where to start, this podcast will point …

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#56: The fastest way to grow your LGBT (or allied) business that you’ve been overlooking [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/gay-business-epi-56-growth-opportunities-for-your-lgbt-or-allied-business.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS   Today’s podcast episode is going to cover the ripple effect that supplier diversity opportunities can have on ​your​ business, whether or you are part of the LGBT community or an ally to the LGBT community. It doesn’t matter if you are …

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#55: Storytelling is critical to the success of lgbt businesses everywhere! Are you telling yours? [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/GBM_episode_55_interview-with-paul-collanton-from-august-2013.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Hello! Welcome to episode #55 of the podcast. Today’s episode is a rerun of a podcast episode I aired back in August 2013. I am doing this because I am currently in Miami speaking at the New Mainstream Business Summit! Since I …

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#54: Expert Interview with Mona Elyafi of ILDK Media, Public Relations Agency [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/GBM_epi_54_mona-ILDK_pr.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Today’s podcast is an interview, finally! It’s been since episode #45 with Amy Mayes since I’ve done an interview – wow. Well, now that we are back to an interview format – you are in for a real treat. I had a …

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#53: Love em’ or Hate em’ – Why you need to know about the HRC’s Corporate Equality Index [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/epi-53-gay-business-marketing-hrc-corporate-equality-index.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS In today’s episode I cover a few topics. The first is I answer a listener question about what to do when you don’t feel comfortable networking in an LGBT environment. The second is I do a deep dive into what the Human …

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#52: Learn how to achieve Peak Performance in your Business & Marketing! [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/epi-52-learn-how-to-be-a-peak-performer-in-your-business-and-marketing_1.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS In today’s episode of the podcast you will hear an interview I did with my friends over at the Peak Performance Podcast, Mike & Maria Keiser. Their show is “about everything having to do with being a Peak Performer.  We discuss high …

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#51: Who is the Human Rights Campaign and How Does this Help your Business? [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/epi-51-gay-business-marketing-human-rights-campaign-interview-with-liz-cooper.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Today’s podcast episode is meant as a pre-cursor to the next episode! Each year the Human Rights Campaign puts out their Corporate Equality Index (CEI) which is something I absolutely swear by. This index helps me understand what companies are doing good …

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#50: Know, Like & Trust: Why this matters more in the LGBT Community [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/epi-50-gay-business-marketing-why-know-like-trust-is-important-for-lgbt-people.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Today’s episode of the Gay Business & Marketing Made Easy Podcast covers the topic of knowing, liking and trusting someone. A recent plumbing snafu in my house made me realize how important this and even further how important it is for someone …

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#49: Year in Review & the Key Lessons in 2014! [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/epi_49_gay-business-and-marketing-8-lessons-of-2014.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS In today’s podcast I talk about the 8 key lessons I learned in 2014. Each year I do an annual recap and there are 8 that stand out to me. As a listener you have been following my running journey throughout 2014 …

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#48: How to be an ally to a community you don’t belong to [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/episode-48-gay-business-and-marketing-made-easy-diversity-and-business-opportunities.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Today’s podcast addresses specifically how to be an ally to a community you are not necessarily a part of. I train LGBT allies on a daily basis and successfully I might add. 😉 But I had an epiphany recently. How does one …

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#46: What is coming in 2015 and answering listener questions [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/episode_46_gay-business-marketing-listener-questions.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Hi there podcast listener! Thank you for being here. I am delighted to share with you my plans for this podcast as I enter year 3 of doing so. I also discuss ways in which I will be improving my blog and …

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#45: Expert Interview with Amy Mayes of Amy Mayes Photography [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/Epispode_45_Gay-Business-Marketing_with_Amy-Mayes-Photography.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS I am so pleased to present you with today’s podcast interview with Amy Mayes of Amy Mayes Photography. She is a brilliant photographer and an LGBT Rights Activist. She shares many great insights on being an ally to the LGBT community and …

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#44: Expert Interview with Re Perez [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/episode-44-gay-business-and-marketing-made-easy-re-perez.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS I had a chance to recently sit down with Re Perez of BRANDING FOR THE PEOPLE. I’ve known of Re for a couple of years through our mutual relationship with the National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce. At this past conference …

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#43: Interview with LGBT travel & tourism expert, Colin Sines [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/episode-43-gay-business-and-marketing-made-easy-with-lgbt-travel-tourism-market-expert-colin-sines.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Today’s episode was so much fun. I had a chance to sit down and speak with Colin Sines who wears many hats, all of which come back to LGBT marketing specifically in the area of travel and tourism. Colin and I met last …

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#42: Expert Interview with Dr. Ronni Sanlo [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/gay-business-marketing-podcast-episode-42.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Hello and welcome to episode #42 of the Gay Business & Marketing Made Easy podcast I am your host Jenn Grace. As always I thank you so much for taking the time out of your day to listen to this show. I …

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#41: Expert Interview with Jeff Berger [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/epi_41_interview_jeff_berger_national-association-of-gay-lesbian-real-estate-professionals.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS   I had the great pleasure of talking with Jeff Berger on today’s podcast.  Jeff is the founder of the National Association of Gay & Lesbian Real Estate Professionals (NAGLREP) and shared some great insights on more effective marketing to the LGBT …

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#40: Are we going to get to #1 on the Amazon Best Seller List? It’s book launch time! [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/GBM-epi-40-book-launch-of-no-wait-you-do-look-gay.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS This week’s podcast is all about my virtual book launch. A much shorter episode than usual, that is filled with so much love and gratitude to you the listener and reader. I really appreciate you! 🙂 Now through Friday is the virtual launch of my …

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#39: The Burger King ‘Proud Whopper’ Case Study [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/gbm_ep39-NGLCC-recap-and-Burger-King-Case-Study-8-7-2014.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Below are the items mentioned in this episode of the podcast. Where’s the Beef in Burger King’s ‘Proud Whopper’ Campaign? How Burger King Recently Brought Out The Intolerance Of Facebook Christians (Video) Three (3) critical mistakes you don’t want to say in …

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#38: Storytelling with Stacy Morataya-Pilkington [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/gbm-ep-38-interview-with-stacy-7-21-2014.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS In this new podcast, I had the pleasure of interviewing a close friend and colleague on the show. I lovingly refer to her as an operational genius, but you can just call her Stacy (Morataya-Pilkington). This interview covers many topics and her …

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#37: The 7 Mistakes Preventing you from Selling to the $830 Billion LGBT Market [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/gbm-ep-37-no-wait-you-do-look-gay-7-4-2014.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS In this podcast I proudly discuss my newest project, which is my 2nd book. I give insider info on the book and share how you can buy books in bulk and get some amazing bonuses! Listen to learn more!   Play the …

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#36: Storytelling with Dina & Dom of Teazled LGBT Greeting Cards [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/GBM_epi36-Dina-Dom-Teazled.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS This podcast interview is with Dina & Dom, founders of Teazled Greeting Cards, which is a company that focuses exclusively on creating cards for LGBT people and families. We talk about our families, how they came to founding their company and many …

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#35: Storytelling with Ann Jenrette-Thomas [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/GBM_Epi_35_Ann-Jenrette-Thomas.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Today’s interview is with Ann Jenrette-Thomas of Esquire Coaching Inc. Ann and I had a great conversation around being an LGBT business owner, coming out to our families, how to leverage being a lesbian in business and all of the wonderful things …

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#34: How LGBT Chambers of Commerce can change your Business & your Life [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/GBM_Epi_034_LGBT-Chamber-of-Commerce.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Today’s podcast is all about LGBT Chambers of Commerce. Yes, you’ve heard me talk about them in the past but today we do a deep dive in how they can change your business and possibly even your life. They have been a …

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#33: Storytelling with Christin Mell [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/GBM_Epi_33_Christin-Mell-Tello-Films.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS I am pleased to bring you a fun episode of the Gay Business & Marketing Made Easy podcast! Today we talk with Christin Mell, the co-founder and CEO of tello Films. We discuss her film making calling at an early age, what …

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#32: Storytelling with Mary Malia [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/GBM_Epi_032_Mary-Malia.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS This podcast interview is with the Gay Girl Dating coach Mary Malia. We cover all sorts of things in this podcast but really dive deep into the marketing concepts that can effectively reach a lesbian audience. We had a great conversation and …

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#31: Increase Your Market Share Through Authentic Communications [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/GBM_Episode_31_Webinar_recording.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS So this weeks podcast is a little bit different. This is the audio recording of my March 19th webinar that I did. As you may know I do webinars every single month. I’ve heard from many podcast listeners that you just can’t …

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#30: Storytelling with Kathy Borkoski [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/GBM_Epi-30_Kathy-Borkoski.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS So we are talking to Kathy Borkoski today who in my opinion is the true definition of an entrepreneur. She focuses on building solutions to problems business owners face. We connected because I was researching proposal software for a client and previous …

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#29: The Top 8 LGBT News Stories of February and Why They Matter [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/GBM_Epi_029-8-great-things-in-3-weeks.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS In the last episode of the podcast I made mention that the media is the gift that keeps on giving these days. There is so much going on for LGBT equality its hard to keep up with. Today I am going to …

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#28: Storytelling with Leanne Pittsford [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/Episode_028_Leanne-Pittsford.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS So we are talking to Leanne Pittsford today who is a woman of many titles – she is an entrepreneur, risk taker and a queer and women’s rights leader. She is also the CEO & founder of Start Somewhere, which helps organizations …

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#27: Duck Dynasty, A&E and Cracker Barrel: A Case Study [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/GBM_Epi_027_Duck-Dynasty-AE-Cracker-Barrel.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Welcome to episode #27 of the Gay Business & Marketing Made Easy Podcast! This episode is going to look at Duck Dynasty, A&E and Cracker Barrel as a case study that you can learn from. I am going to frame up the …

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#26: Storytelling with Kristen Kavanaugh [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/GBM_026_Kristen-Kavanaugh.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Welcome to episode #26 of the Gay Business & Marketing Made Easy Podcast! You’ll note that I made a few changes to the podcast artwork to the left here. Rather than calling my interviews ‘Expert Interviews’ I have changed it to ‘Storytelling …

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#025: LGBT Year in Review & Key Lessons in 2013 [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/GBM_Episode_025_Year-in-Review-Key-Lessons.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Have a listen to episode #25 of the Gay Business & Marketing Made Easy podcast! Today is a 2013 year in review. We’ll talk about all that happened for LGBT equality in 2013 as well as some of my personal and business …

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#024: Expert Interview with Candice Czubernat [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/GBM_Candice_Czubernat_Episode_024.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Have a listen to episode #24 of the Gay Business & Marketing Made Easy Podcast. In this episode  I talk with Candice Czubernat the founder of The Christian Closet. We talk about the intersection of being Christian and LGBT and the struggle …

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#023: What I am Thankful For: Happy Thanksgiving [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/Episode_023_WhatIAmThankfulFor-HappyThanksgiving.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Have a listen to episode #23 of the Gay Business & Marketing Made Easy podcast! Today is a shorter episode than usual as I just want to talk for a few minutes about what I am thankful for this Thanksgiving. I wish …

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#022: Expert Interview with Joanne Sprague

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/GBM_Episode_022_JoanneSprague-FriendFactor.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Have a listen to episode #22 of the Gay Business & Marketing Made Easy podcast! You’ll hear the story of Joanne Sprague, the Re-Founder & CEO of Friendfactor the “LGBT Rights Organization for Straight Friends.” Listen to the podcast, and sign up …

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#021: Expert Interview with Jodi Savitz [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/GBM_Episode_021_Jodi-Savitz.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Have a listen to episode #21 of the Gay Business & Marketing Made Easy podcast! You’ll hear the story of filmmaker, Jodi Savitz. You’ll hear her story as an invisible feminine lesbian and her current documentary project, “Girl on Girl.” Below are …

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#020: Expert Interview with Andrea Hays [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/GBM_Episode_020_AndreaHays_OE_TGC.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Have a listen to episode #20 of the Gay Business & Marketing Made Easy podcast! You’ll hear a communications related near disaster after I attended a conference last week to speak about just that – avoiding communications disasters! You’ll also hear from …

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#019: Authentic Gay Marketing: Why Authenticity Matters… [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/Episode_19_Authentic_Gay_Marketing.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS After hearing so much chatter about the CEO of Barilla Pasta and his anti-gay remarks, I have my own thoughts on this. I take a different angle than you may expect and share it all in today’s podcast.         …

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#017: Expert Interview with Beverly Winters [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/Episode_017_BeverlyWinters.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS This was a great interview to do with Beverly Winters. She’s an amazing woman with some really concrete wisdom gathered from her eclectic background. I hope you enjoy this episode and please I encourage you to leave a comment below. Below are …

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#016: Expert Interview with Mike & Maria Keiser, Mentalcompass.com [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/GBM_016_Mike-Maria-Keiser.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS This was a fun podcast to record. It’s a great conversation between Mike and Maria Keiser, and myself. We have two main takeaways for this conversation. 1) The benefit of having a trusted group of peer advisors. 2) The power of knowing …

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#015: Tables are Turned – Paul Collanton interviews Jenn! [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/GBM_015_PaulCollanton_JTG.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS   This is an interview like no other. LGBT blogger and podcaster, Paul Collanton and I sat down and he turned the tables on me and asked me many of the same questions I asked him as part of “30 Days – …

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#014: Expert Interview with Mike Brooks, Nuclear Chowder Marketing [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/GBM_Episode014_MikeBrooks.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Listen to this interview with small business internet marketing expert, Mike Brooks. We talk about knowing your target market, the advantages of Facebook and much, much more! Below are the items mentioned in this episode of the podcast: Nuclear Chowder Marketing Nuclear …

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#013: Marriage Equality & Marketing [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/GBM_Episode_013.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS In this episode of the Gay Business & Marketing Made Easy Podcast we talk about the implications DOMA, ENDA and Prop 8 all have on your marketing efforts within your business. Marriage Equality is here for many so you’ll learn how to …

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#012: A Sneak Peek at "30 Days – 30 Voices…" [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/GBM_012_Sneak-Peek.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS In this 12th episode of the Gay Business & Marketing Made Easy Podcast I give you a sneak peek at what to expect from the “30 Days – 30 Voices – Stories from America’s LGBT Business Leaders” June pride month project.   …

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#011: Diversity & Inclusion and Business Opportunities, Oh My! [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/GBM_011_InclusionBusinessOpportunities.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS In this episode of the podcast we talk about the shift from diversity to inclusion. We discuss supplier diversity and the many opportunities it presents for your business. And we talk about multiple ‘wins of the week’ for both my business and several …

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#010: Expert Interview with Justin Nelson, National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC) [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/GBM_Episode010_Justin_Nelson_NGLCC.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Listen to Justin Nelson, co-founder of the National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC), share valuable insights on business and equality. I had a chance to talk with him and get his inspiring answers to the set of questions below. Listen …

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#009: Online Marketing Tips & Tricks [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/GBM_009_OnlineMarketingTips.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS In this episode of the Gay Business & Marketing Made Easy Podcast I give you an inside look at the upcoming ‘30 Days – 30 Voices – Stories from America’s LGBT Business Leaders’ podcast project that goes live on June 1st! I …

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#008: Expert Interview with Heather Cox, Certify My Company [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/GBM_Episode008_Heather_Cox_CMC.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Listen to this great (and entertaining) interview with Heather Cox as we discuss – • Supplier Diversity • LGBT Business Certification • Certification as a marketing tool • Buying from each other I had a chance to sit down with Heather Cox …

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#007: Listener Question Extravaganza! [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/GBM_007_ListenerQuestionExtravaganza.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS In this episode of the podcast we cover three specific listener questions about marketing to the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community! This episode answers the following 3 questions submitted by listeners and readers… Question #1 comes from a voice mail from …

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#006: Expert Interview with Laura Davis, Yahoo! News [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/GBM_Episode006_YNews_Laura_Davis.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS I had a chance to sit down with Laura Davis of Yahoo! News recently and ask her a series of questions around same sex marriage, Proposition 8 and the economic impact of the LGBT wedding industry. Below are the questions I asked …

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#005: Building a Strategy and Plan for your LGBT Outreach [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/GBM_005_Building_your_LGBT__Outreach.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS   In this podcast I play a 35 second snippet of podcast episode #004 which was an Expert Interview with Jennifer Brown. You can listen to the full length episode here.   30 Days/30 Voices Interview with Jennifer Brown    Listen to …

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#004: Expert Interview with Jennifer Brown Consulting [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/GBM_Episode004_Expert-Interview-JBC.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS I had a chance to sit down with Jennifer Brown recently and ask her a series of thought provoking questions. She gave us honest and thought provoking answers in return. We catch a glimpse into her world as an entrepreneur in the …

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#003: LGBT Marketing Basics [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/GBM_003_LGBT_Marketing_Basics.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS On this episode of the Gay Business & Marketing Made Easy podcast we are talking about the basics of marketing and how to leverage your status as an LGBT business owner. I’d like to first say thank you so much for listening …

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#002: What Exactly is LGBT? Basic Terminology [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/GBM_002_What_is_and_isnt_LGBT.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS What exactly is LGBT? We’re talking the basics today on this episode of the Gay Business & Marketing Made Easy podcast! This podcast is dedicated to teaching you how to do business with and marketing to the LGBT community. There is no …

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#001: Introduction to the Gay Business & Marketing Made Easy Podcast [Podcast]

http://traffic.libsyn.com/jenntgrace/GBM_001_IntroToTheShow.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window Subscribe: RSS Listen to the episode by clicking the play button below!   This first episode of the podcast is short just about 11 minutes. It’s really just an introduction to what the Gay Business & Marketing Made Easy Podcast is all about, a …

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