Biz in the 916
Now a digital marketer, podcaster, writer, and public speaker, Kristin created Biz in the 916 to give Sacramento area entrepreneurs and professionals the opportunity to tell their real-world stories and help others become successful.
Meet the Guests
Make Your Sales Connection
The art of asking the right questions
Roberta Lopez-Hoskins is a rock star at making sales connections over the phone. In this episode she shares 5 secrets for making the most of sales phone calls, including how not to sound like a telemarketer. Roberta also tells her family’s unique entrepreneurial story as grape pickers with Cesar Chavez and how she overcame burnout in her career.
Soul Diving Academy
Put your feet on the earth
Kristin asks Julia Tindall about jnana (pronounced “nya-nah”) yoga, which focuses on examining who we are on the inside, and how this form of self-inquiry can help us deal with a stressful world. Julia also leads tours to exotic and beautiful places like Bali and Vietnam, and holds weekend yoga and tantra retreats here in California. In this interview, Julia offers 3 easy, stress-relieving ideas for busy entrepreneurs.
Jessy Hair Artist
Bridging the gap between beauty and business
Precision hairstylist Jessy Solie-Ruggiero shares her 18 years of experience on what makes a top-notch salon, what new hairstylists can do to jump-start their businesses, and using social media as a beauty marketing tool.
Servpro: Faster to any size disaster
Kim Brooks, Senior Communications Editor of Servpro, talks about the company’s start in Sacramento, the challenges of balancing career and motherhood, and returning to Sacramento for Servpro’s 50th anniversary celebration.
Questions & Answers
Want to be a guest on Biz in the 916?
To be featured on Biz in the 916, you need a connection to the Sacramento area, have at least 5 years of experience in your area of business, and have an engaging story about your career journey. Submit your request to be a guest.
Interested in sponsoring Biz in the 916?
There are a few ways you can sponsor Biz in the 916 and reach entrepreneurs and business professionals who are technology-savvy and seeking great products and services. Send us a request and we’ll be in touch right away.
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How to be a part of Biz in the 916
Become a guest: If you have a connection to the Sacramento area, at least 5 years of experience in your professional career, and you have an engaging story, fill out the form and tell us about yourself.
Sponsor Biz in the 916:
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