The Small and Mighty Podcast
By Sam Burgess
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Small and Mighty is a weekly podcast celebrating and supporting the small business owner and creative entrepreneur. In each episode, I talk to a small business owner about how and why they started their business, how they use social media to build their brand and much more! Each episode is brought to you by Sam Burgess, aka @socialmouthsam, Social Media Business Coach and author of Instagram for Business e-course. This podcast will inspire anyone thinking of becoming their own boss!
||CleanS2 E10: "Making Your Idea a Reality" with Kristina Karlsson, kikki.K||Closing season two is our fifth business expert, Kristina Karlsson founder of kikki.K. In 15 years kikki.K has grown from just one store in Sydney to selling online to 143 countries and by Christmas 2018 will employee over 1,000 people.||4 12 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS2 E9: Caitie Booth, When Caitie Met Soda||In this weeks episode, I chat with the last business owner of season two, Caitlin Booth. In this episode Caitie shares how a chronic health condition, a chance meeting with a rescue dog lead to a new hobby that grew into a successful business.||27 11 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS2. E08: "Big Brand Thinking for Small Business" with Richard Huntington, Saatchi & Saatchi||In this weeks episode, I talk the fourth business expert of Season Two, Richard Huntington, Chairman and Chief Strategy Officer of Saatchi & Saatchi London Group. In his role, Richard looks after the deployment of strategies for clients such as EE,||20 11 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBonus Episode: Sarah Hamilton, Just A Card||In this bonus episode, I chat with Sarah Hamilton, founder of the JUST A CARD campaign which aims to encourage people to buy from Designer/Makers and Independent Galleries and Shops by reinforcing the message that all purchases, however small,||16 11 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS2 E07: Monica Welburn & Laura Turner, Big Small Business||In this weeks episode, I talk to Laura and Monica, the founders of Big Small Business, a collective of entrepreneurs and small business owners that came together in April 2017 for a conference in Winchester.||13 11 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS2. E06: "Keeping the Customer at the Heart of Your Business" with Donna Ida Thornton, Donna Ida||In this weeks episode, I talk to the third business expert of the season, Donna Ida Thornton, CEO of Donna Ida. Donna and I talk about how vital it is that you keep the customer at the heart of your business and even as your business grows you must nev.||6 11 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS2 E05: Megan Ford, Meggies||In this weeks episode, I chat with the third small business owner of season two, Megan Ford, founder of Meggies, a brick and mortar store in Stow-on-the-Wold in the Cotswolds. Megan and I chat about how you don't need a business plan to succeed in bus..||30 10 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS2 E04: Gabi Cox, Chroma Stationery||In this weeks episode, I chat with the second small business owner of season two, Gabi Cox, founder of Chroma Stationery. Gabi and I chat about her business journey from a university project to thriving small business,||23 10 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS2. E03: "Helping Your Shop to Thrive and Not Just Survive" with Lucy Ward, Creative Brand Director, Trouva||In this weeks episode, I chat with the second business expert of season two, Lucy Ward, Creative Brand Manager at e-com start-up Trouva.com Lucy gives insight to Trouva mission, to help independent shops and boutiques on the high street “to thri...||16 10 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS2 E02: Libby Hobbs, &hobbs||In this episode, I welcome my first small business guest of the series, where I had the absolute pleasure of speaking with Libby Hobbs, business owner and proprietor of &hobbs, a delightful home, lifestyle and gift store in the beautiful village of She.||9 10 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS2 E01: Holly Tucker MBE, Not On The High Street & Holly & Co||Season 2, kicks off with the first business expert to join us this season, the Co-Founder of Not On The High Street and Holly & Co, Holly Tucker MBE. Holly chats to me about growing a business from the kitchen table to a multi-million turnover,||2 10 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS1. E10: Lola Hoad, LH Design & One Girl Band||In the final episode of season one, I catch up with Lola Hoad, a creative entrepreneur and business brains behind LH Design and One Girl Band. We talk about running TWO businesses simultaneously, why community is the key to success as a solopreneur and.||31 7 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS1. E9: Emily Carr, Create Gift Love||In episode nine, I chat with Emily Carr about her career journey from pharmacist to the small business owner of Create Gift Love a business that has boomed in the last five years and has made it onto the exclusive bestsellers list on Not On The Highstr.||17 7 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS1. E8: Helena Murphy, The Guide to Growth||In episode eight, I chat to Helena Murphy, serial entrepreneur, business coach and investor helping entrepreneurs become more investable and grow international brands. Helena shares her journey from eBay girl boss at 16 to how she came to found The Gui.||19 6 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS1. E7: Lizzie Elsey, Elizabeth Scarlett||In episode seven, I chat to Lizzie Elsey Founder of Elizabeth Scarlett, THE homeware brand you will have seen all over Instagram. We chat about what she does in her downtime to help her stay focused and productive in the office,||12 6 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS1. E6: Samantha Lennie, Samantha Lennie Therapy||In episode six, I talk to Sam Lennie, Australia's leading natural therapist. We talk about moving your business 10,000 miles across the world, Facebook Advertising and business mentors! Connect with Me Website: http://socialmouth.co.||7 6 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS1. E5: (MINISODE) Know, Like, Trust. How to Gain Influence as a Small Business on Instagram||This week's episode is a "minisode" with my top tips on how to gain influence with your audience on Instagram and why having a K next to your follower figure isn't the verification of a successful small business. Connect with Me||22 5 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS1. E4: Annabel Bird, Bleak House||In episode four, I talk to Annabel Bird, founder of Bleak House. We chat about getting fired, writing business plans, using Instagram and Twitter to market your business and what's in a brand name. Connect with Me Website: http://socialmouth.co.||15 5 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS1. E3: Jennie Hogg, Lois Avery||In episode three, I talk to Jennie Hogg, founder of Lois Avery. We discuss how important the Instagram community is for both sales and sanity and using your family as a sounding board for new ideas. Connect with Me Website: http://socialmouth.co.||8 5 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS1. E2: Lizzie Burckhardt, Needle Knitwear||In episode two, I talk to Lizzie Burckhardt, founder of Needle Knitwear. We discuss running a business with a baby, how Instagram impacts her sales and landing Anthropologie as a wholesaler as well as whether Google Adwords are worth the money?||3 5 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS1. E1: From Shop Girl to Girl Boss. My Business Journey.||In episode one, I share my career journey and how I came to found Social Mouth Ltd. I talk about launching the Instagram for Business e-course, starting this podcast and my plans for the future. Connect with Me Website: http://socialmouth.co.||19 4 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
It's certainly mighty!
I loved the first episode of the series - having got to know Sam's journey in the first episode I can tell this is going to be a must listen for small business owners, creatives and social media lovers everywhere - I can't wait for the next one!
Fantastic - can't wait for the others!
Really inspirational. Can't wait to hear what else there is in store.
Well done Sam!!