The Art of the Neighbourhood Podcast
The Art of the Neighbourhood Podcast, Here to help you gain insights into creating and maintaining a vibrant, community-run business improvement area.
info_outline Episode 12 - Shauna Brail - The Duchess of Geographic Economics 05/23/2020
Episode 12 - Shauna Brail - The Duchess of Geographic Economics In this episode we discuss the intrinsic value of intangible assets, experiences and art as a way to revitalize a neighbourhood.
info_outline Episode 9 - Digital Gift Cards and Online Fallbacks 04/16/2020
Episode 9 - Digital Gift Cards and Online Fallbacks In this episode we're speaking with Chad Cardiff from ANY CARD. We discuss possible crowd sourced stimulus for your business through a contactless digital gift card solution called "ANY CARD".
info_outline Episode 8 - "COVID-19 isolation is killing my business, what now?" 04/08/2020
Episode 8 - "COVID-19 isolation is killing my business, what now?" In this episode we have an interview with Joshua Bonilla from DigitalMainStreet.com. We discuss alternative solutions to selling your products and nurturing your client relationships. Physical distance doesn't have to mean social distancing. Now more than ever people are looking for leadership, examples, and resources to continue through this global crisis.
info_outline Episode 7 - "Give me Shelter" with Judy Gunhouse 03/02/2020
Episode 7 - "Give me Shelter" with Judy Gunhouse In this episode we speak with Judy Gunhouse from ComRags.com. We discuss "fast fashion", sustainable fashion manufacturing and pricing at a premium without sacrificing credibility in the name of sales.
info_outline Episode 6 - “Origin Story” Dr. Taylor Brydges 02/24/2020
Episode 6 - “Origin Story” Dr. Taylor Brydges In this episode we’ll be talking with Dr. Taylor Brydges about the state of small business and fast fashion, and the need for large and small businesses to purchase and produce sustainably.
info_outline Episode 5 - X Factor 02/12/2020
Episode 5 - X Factor In this episode we discuss how various crisis affect neighbourhood businesses and in particular, how coronavirus is affecting small businesses in Toronto. With a discussion on the importance of having a first PR responder for the Neighbourhood who can communicate to the media what is happening in their specific area. Emphasis on facts not fear.
info_outline Episode 2 - "Online shopping 10% of all retail" isn't the whole story 01/07/2020
Episode 2 - "Online shopping 10% of all retail" isn't the whole story In this episode we discuss the finer points of market P- Hacking. Using accurate data to bolster a false claim. In this case looking at a figure that shows 10% of all retail commerce is done online. What does that actually mean, and which brick and mortar industries are actually affected more than the 10% claimed?