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Small Business Small Talk

Small Business Small Talk

By Christy Smallwood
This is Small Business Small Talk - where big ideas turn into reality by real people. Sharing stories, lesson, tips, and tools to help you with your own business.
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Why Inspections Matter - an Interview With Eric Pohler
On this episode of Small Business Small Talk, owner of Precision Home Inspections, Eric Pohler, talks about his business journey into providing a necessary service to help people make one of the biggest decisions of their lives. Small Business Small Talk is sponsored by: The Chamber of St. Matthews ( Eagle Eye Strategies ( )
October 23, 2020
Let's Talk Design - Interview With Joe Hearne
This episode of Small Business Small Talk we talk brand identity and design with Joe Hearne, owner of Decree Design ( )  Small Business Small Talk is hosted by Christy Smallwood, Chief Strategic Guide of Eagle Eye Strategies, based in Louisville, Kentucky.  Sponsor Partner: The Chamber of St. Matthews ( )
October 21, 2020
What I've learned in 2020 so far...
This year has been crazy to say the least.  This episode I share what I've learned so far in 2020.
September 7, 2020
Data - it's more fun than you think
Join me and Chris Bonbright, President of Curiosity Consulting, to talk about all the great things data helps you accomplish in your business. Learn more at
September 7, 2020
What's the big deal about business coaching?
This episode with business coach, Mark McNulty with ActionCoach Bluegrass, shed some light on the power of business coaching.  (
September 7, 2020
Connecting With The Chamber
Ever wondered what's so great about being a part of a Chamber of Commerce in your community? Sit in on my conversation with three of the biggest-hearted Chamber staff you'll ever meet. Elizabeth Cleary, Josh Suiter, and Kristen Frarey make it their mission to provide not only the opportunities for businesses to connect with the community, they make it meaningful. #chamberlife #smallbusiness #strategy
June 18, 2020
Websites & The World
Our guest today is Aaron Bacon, Founder of MoDuet, and websites & hosting firm. Pull up a chair, grab a drink, and enjoy this episode like we did!
June 10, 2020
Marketing Works - And So Do Business Owners
Marketing insights, business advice, managing it all - just a few things talked about with Amy Torres, Owner, Director of Marketing, Inc. on this episode of Small Business Small Talk! #marketing 
June 3, 2020
Amusement Park Fun with Bryan McBride
Regional sales representative, Bryan McBride, shares what's it like to work with one of the top amusement parks in the world located Santa Claus, Indiana, Holiday World and Splashin' Safari
May 27, 2020
Turning a life-saving remedy into a business
Episode 1 of Small Business Small Talk is HERE!!! I learned a LOT in this episode about hemp, the industry, what to look for, and how this amazing human being got started on her journey to hemp integrity in wellness that included the ability to serve in unique ways during a global pandemic.  Ladies & Gentlemen, I give you Dee Dee Taylor with 502 Hemp!
May 20, 2020
4th Quarter - It's not the struggle you think
If we believe it, it happens.  If we believe the holidays are a struggle for business, then it will be.  But, why not change the message?  Christy provides other ideas for 4th quarter best practices that produce successful results and keep your business growing. #strategicthinking #planning #successmindset #networking #celebrateachievement For a FREE online Strategic Planning course visit:
October 31, 2019
Being A Woman In A Male-Dominated Industry - An Interview With Pixie Paula
On this episode of Small Business Small Talk, host Christy Smallwood, talks with Woman-Owned Distillery of the Year Award-Winner, Pixie Paula on what it's like to be a woman entrepreneur in today's business environment.   To learn more about Pixie Paula visit her channels: Instagram:  @PixiePaulaOfficial Facebook: Linkedin: #entrepreneur #smallbusinesssmalltalk #smallbusinessrocks #bourbon #spirits #whiskey #distillery #skirt #skirtmagazine 
September 17, 2019
Setting Marketing Expectations
It's hard not to think that when we put something "out there" we want an instant result.  That's not a realistic expectation for your marketing efforts.  In this podcast, host Christy Smallwood, covers some basics of how to set good expectations of marketing.
September 10, 2019
The Return of SBST and Marketing Complexity
Christy talks about returning to Small Business Small Talk and how complex marketing gets.  
August 26, 2019
Small Business Small Talk Episode 003 - The Shysters
Small Business Small Talk host, Christ Smallwood, talks about the shysters out there in this episode.
April 14, 2018
Small Business Small Talk Episode 004 - Marketing
Small Business Small Talk host, Christ Smallwood, talks marketing in this episode
April 14, 2018
Episode 005 - Balancing act
Small Business Small Talk host, Christ Smallwood, talks about creating harmony in your life - not just doing the balancing act.
April 14, 2018
Episode 002 - More, The Rollercoaster, & Support Systems
This episode discusses how every business owner wants MORE, the rollercoaster entrepreneurs are on, and how to find the right support system for your business growth.
March 10, 2018
Small Business Small Talk Episode 001 - It's a Launch!
Host, Christy Smallwood, shares the backstory and future of Small Business Small Talk with some randomness in between.
March 5, 2018