Feb. 4, 2015

Episode 20 Bitcoin 101 for Consumers & Small Business Interview with …

As part of our new format, welcome to our first Interview Wednesday episode. This week we talk to Morpheus Titania, a Bitcoin adv…

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Feb. 3, 2015

Episode 19 First Steps

In this abbreviated episode we talk first steps, first things to tackle when starting your own business.  We also discuss the pro…

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Jan. 29, 2015

Episode 18 Make Your Small Business Look Big & Guerrilla Marketing

This week begins our new format. We listened to your feedback and will produce shorter episodes that are easier to listen in one …

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Jan. 27, 2015

Episode 17 Transition

This week we talk about the transition period between leaving a comfortable corporate job and starting a new business.  Hosts Mel…

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Jan. 23, 2015

Episode 16 Create a Killer Pitch Deck & Preparing Youth for Jobs of t…

We talk seeking out investors for your small business or startup with tips on creating a killer pitch deck. We suggest Googling t…

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Jan. 20, 2015

Episode 15 Departure

This week's short "A" episode chronicles Melissa and Bryan giving notice and making the departure from their corporate jobs. Leav…

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Jan. 15, 2015

Episode 14 McDonald's TV Spot Controversy & Domain Pickpocketing with…

We're back for another action-packed episode. Melissa talks McDonald's TV spots - specifically, the burger chain's "Signs" spot t…

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Jan. 13, 2015

Episode 13 The Beginning of the End

In this week's abbreviated episode, Bryan and Melissa discuss the beginning of the end of their corporate lives. Recounting the d…

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Jan. 8, 2015

Episode 12 Marketing Trends & Business Resolutions 2015 with Guest Ne…

We kick off 2015 with a brand new, super, double-awesome episode. We talk resolutions for 2015. We talk marketing and PR trends f…

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Dec. 18, 2014

Episode 11 Introduction to Bryan Laurel

This week (and most weeks from here on) we'll offer a second episode with a different spin than our typical episode. These shorte…

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Dec. 18, 2014

Episode 10 Mensch on a Bench & Hackathons For Your Business with Gues…

This week we reveal the holidays we celebrate and learn one of the Bad Business Co-Hosts isn't really putting forth much of an ef…

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Dec. 16, 2014

Episode 9 Introduction to Melissa Epstein

This week (and most weeks from here on) we'll offer a second episode with a different spin than our typical episode. These shorte…

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Dec. 11, 2014

Episode 8 Favorite Things for Business & What to Expect When Hiring a…

This year delivered some great things for business and Bryan runs down his list of favorite gadgets, apps and books for you entre…

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Dec. 4, 2014

Episode 7 Star Wars Hype Piggybacking & Holiday Party Etiquette

It's holiday party season.  For good or bad, you're probably attending a work-related holiday party. No matter if it's hosted by …

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Nov. 27, 2014

Episode 6 Dealing with Online Reviews and Black Friday 2014

Ohhhhhhh! It's almost Black Friday, can you feel the excitement? Melissa can. It's pretty much her favorite day of the year. She …

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Nov. 20, 2014

Episode 5 Best & Worst Branding 2014 and Being Late is Not Cool with …

Who doesn't love an end-of-year best/worst list? Crazy people, that's who! Melissa is not crazy so she brings you the creme and c…

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Nov. 13, 2014

Episode 4 Networking Events Stink & Millennials with Guest Sheree Har…

Listen to this episode and learn how to navigate and make the most networking events and avoid wasting your time with terrible ne…

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Nov. 6, 2014

Episode 3 McConaughey Sells Lincolns and Your Website Sucks with Gues…

Alright, alright, alright. This week Melissa digs into the bizarre but effective Lincoln ad campaign featuring Matthey McConaughe…

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Oct. 30, 2014

Episode 2 Sexy Corn on the Cob and Sweaty Underpants with Guest Dave …

This week Walmart screws up big, just in time for Halloweeen and we dogpile on it while extracting lessons to apply to your busin…

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Oct. 23, 2014

Episode 1 Bad Toys & The Brilliance of Oreos with Guest Tara Hitchcock

This week we discuss the angry uprising of moms over the existance of Breaking Bad toys at Toys R Us and the marketing brilliance…

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Oct. 22, 2014

Episode Zero: A Bad Business Introduction

Bad Business launches with a short episode of what to expect from this informative, and snarky conversational podcast. Hosts Brya…

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