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008: The Royal Brand – Brand Licensing

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021: Interview with Life-Coach, James Bonds

This is our interview with Life-Coach, James Bonds.  Coach Bonds is a life-coach for business owners and entrepreneurs with a focus on C-Suite executives. Coach Bonds shares some of his insights with us such as the coveted notion of "having it all".  Coach Bonds is the curator of the Well-Driven Life. com website and represents both national and international clients. Coach Bonds can be reached via his toll-free number (866)775-5233 or his Well Driven Life website. We hope you enjoy this ep

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018: Why You Need Website Encryption for your Website

[podcast src="https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/6751826/height/360/width/450/theme/standard/autonext/no/thumbnail/yes/autoplay/no/preload/no/no_addthis/no/direction/forward/" height="360" width="450" placement="top" theme="standard"]Download this episodeIn this episode, we will discuss website encryption for your website. Lead-off quote: Whether it's Google or Apple or free software, we've got some fantastic competitors and it keeps us on our toes. ~Bill Gates TRANSCRIPTION

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017: DOING IT FOR THE CULTURE

[iframe style="border:none" src="//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/6743084/height/100/width/480/thumbnail/yes/render-playlist/no/theme/legacy/tdest_id/715162" height="100" width="480" scrolling="no" allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen]In this episode, we discuss cultural appropriation or "Doing it for the Culture." Lead-off quote: "I'm not tone deaf to where I don't get it. I do get it." ~Kim Kardashian West TRANSCRIPTION Hello a

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010: Drafting a Proper Website Privacy Notice

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022: What to Expect During Patent Litigation

[iframe style="border:none" src="//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/7615454/height/100/width/480/thumbnail/yes/render-playlist/no/theme/legacy/tdest_id/715162" height="100" width="480" scrolling="no" allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen]TRANSCRIPT Hello and welcome to the "Is my brand protected" podcast. My name is Alana Ballantyne and I am your host for today.  I will start with a quote from Thomas Edison - Edison once said thi

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013: Using Photos In A Way to Lessen Copyright Violations

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016: The Three Types of Patents

[podcast src="https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/6716898/height/360/width/450/theme/standard/autonext/no/thumbnail/yes/autoplay/no/preload/no/no_addthis/no/direction/forward/" height="360" width="450" placement="top" theme="standard"]Download this episodeIn this episode, we discuss the three types of patents. Lead-off Quote: We think we have solved the mystery of creation. Maybe we should patent the universe and charge everyone royalties for their existence. ~Stephen Hawkings

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011: Celebrity Trademarks

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009: Oprah’s Lessons in Learning for the Entrepreneur

[podcast src="https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/6620001/height/360/width/450/theme/standard/autonext/no/thumbnail/yes/autoplay/no/preload/no/no_addthis/no/direction/forward/" height="360" width="450" placement="top" theme="standard"]Download this episodeIn this episode, we discuss the entrepreneur as a lifelong learner using lessons from Oprah Winfrey’s University of California commencement speech. Our Lead-off quote: Education is what remains after one has forgotten what on

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005: Interview with Tech Entrepreneur, Kimberly Broomer of Bankable Celebrations

[podcast src="https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/6601153/height/360/width/450/theme/standard/autonext/no/thumbnail/yes/autoplay/no/preload/no/no_addthis/no/direction/forward/" height="360" width="450" placement="top" theme="standard"]Download this episode In this episode we hear from Kimberly Broomer or Broomer-Carroll Enterprises, Inc. discussing her mobile application, Bankable Celebrations. Mrs. Broomer provides insight into the app development process. The best way to

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012: Determining Your Exit Strategy

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019: What is a Trademark?

[podcast src="https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/6790230/height/360/width/450/theme/standard/autonext/no/thumbnail/yes/autoplay/no/preload/no/no_addthis/no/direction/forward/" height="360" width="450" placement="top" theme="standard"]Download this episodeIn this episode we discuss - What is a Trademark? The lead-off quote: I dyed my hair this crazy red to bid for attention. It has become a trademark, and I've got to keep it this way. ~Lucille Ball TRANSCRIPTION Hello and

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004: Trademark: How To Put The World On Notice

[podcast src="https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/6596858/height/360/width/450/theme/standard/autonext/no/thumbnail/yes/autoplay/no/preload/no/no_addthis/no/direction/forward/" height="360" width="450" placement="top" theme="standard"]Download this episodeIn this episode, we will discuss the use of trademark symbols in putting the world on notice of your trademark. Our lead-off quote: Your premium brand had better be delivering something special, or it's not going to get the

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015: The Top 10 Most Valuable Brands

[podcast src="https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/6692082/height/360/width/450/theme/standard/autonext/no/thumbnail/yes/autoplay/no/preload/no/no_addthis/no/direction/forward/" height="360" width="450" placement="top" theme="standard"]Download this episodeIn this episode, we discuss the Top 10 Most Valuable Brands. Lead-off Quote A great brand is a story that’s never completely told. A brand is a metaphorical story that connects with something very deep – a fundamental appre

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