In this weeks open show we learn three different business stories. We’ll discuss field to plate dining, running a farm, hotel and restaurant. We also discuss voice overs and the challenge of running a golf club.
Knowing Your Business interview Anthony Lloyd, Kevin Archer and Greg Heath
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Allow me to introduce this weeks Knowing Your Business show guests, with their podcasts, websites and social media links.
We ask Anthony Lloyd about his story of starting a farm, hotel and restaurant
Anthony owns the Fallowfields farm, dining restaurant and hotel. Passionate about food, hospitality, sustainability and opera.
Fallowfields is a family run, Country House Hotel, heralded as Oxfordshire’s little secret, where Anthony say’s guests truly do come first – 25 minutes from Oxford. With 10 delightful bedrooms and two meeting rooms. The restaurant gets many of its ingredients from there own kitchen garden and farm. Head Chef the former Michelin starred, Matt Weedon has an impeccable fine dining background.
Now a proud winner of 3 AA rosettes.
Sadly this telephone reception wasn’t that good, however if you can put up with that it’s a very interesting listen.
Play the podcast and find out why Anthony made Fallowfields what it is today
Want to contact or connect with Anthony and Fallowfields? Click the links below…
We speak with early retired teacher Kevin Archer about his story into the voice over business.
We’ll discuss his personal background, Online work in latter teaching years developing experience, Local radio experience / ‘personal – business storytelling’, Voiceover work.
And how all the above feed into his present enterprise > BizVoxUK – Twitter ads / ‘campaigns’ & response / ‘introducer’ audio for websites.
This is very insightful and a must listen for all businesses
Play the podcast and find out why Kevin believes storytelling and creative marketing works
Want to contact or connect with Kevin? Click the links below…
Why would anybody run a Golf club? Rye Hill Golf Club owner Greg Heath tell us his story.
Rye Hill golf club is a North Oxfordshire business delivering golf, weddings, parties, meetings /conferences space, dining with freshly prepared food made from locally sourced ingredients and so much more.
Just 6 miles from Banbury and junction 11 of the M40, Rye Hill offers a championship course, practice area and a magnificent golf shop.
This is rather good. So much so our guest presenter Julie Cooper’s eyes lit up when Greg mentioned his team.
Play the podcast and find out why Greg believes Rye Hill Golf Club is a local community hub
Want to contact or connect with Rye Hill golf club? Click the links below…
This weeks Knowing Your Business show is presented by Ian Gentles and guest presenter Julie Cooper.
Ian Gentles Digital Marketing Specialist based in Banbury Oxfordshire, The founder and Digital Marketing Manager of Knowing Your Business (the business radio show that is a rather useful marketing vehicle with podcasts)
Helps Business towards – increasing their (on and off line) sales and boosting their business reputation. Deals in the aspect of digital communication strategy concerned with understanding market opportunities, cultivating markets and customers, and generating awareness and demand for product and services.
Often known as somebody who spends at lot of time in online social spaces who also have a deep interest in the spaces where technology, culture and big ideas overlap.
- Ian Gentles Digital Marketing Website
- Read Ian Gentles latest blogs about Digital Marketing
- Connect with Ian Gentles Digital Marketing on Google+
- Connect with Ian Gentles on LinkedIn
- Join Ian Gentles on Google+
Julie Cooper is a trainer, coach and author specialising in one to one skills. Her company, Spring Development (www.springdevelopment.net) offers lively, focused training and development to organisations and individuals that want to flourish and get the best out of their working lives. Her book, ‘Face to Face in the Workplace: A Handbook of Strategies for Effective Discussions’ has been widely acclaimed, and has featured in The Sunday Times and Guardian Careers . “This Year’s Must Have Book” (HR Director)
She understands that busy people need accessible, practical information, which is why her books are packed with instantly usable techniques and tips. She also coaches other professionals to help them turn their ideas into a book. You can find her books at Amazon or at www.springpublishing.co.uk.
Her latest book ‘ Five Steps to Being Heard: How to get your Message Across to the Right Person’ is currently available for free at www.springdevelopment.net
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