Welcome to the Heart of Business brought to you by Benchmark. It’s the business podcast that won’t make you flatline, where we discuss what pumps life into your company.

Some people their entire lives trying to build a better mousetrap. AdventureCORPS' Chris Kostman made a better race. One that is more extreme and teaches you all about what a person is capable of. Hear how he went from runner to organizer and the lessons he learned along the way.

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Category:Business -- posted at: 1:49pm PDT

Some want to run a successful business. Others want to see the world. Brothers Nate and Jeremy Ginsburg realized they could have it both ways. They live life as digital nomads, working online and travling from place to place. Listen and hear about their adventures and the trials and tribulations that go along with it.

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Category:Business -- posted at: 9:12am PDT

Chris Brogan isn't just a New York Times best selling author (6 times over!), sought after keynote speaker and Forbes #1 Social Media Power Influencer. He's also one of the funniest, most genuine people we've had the pleasure of speaking with on the Heart of Business. Check out this episode for his thoughts on business, marketing and breaking the mold and finding a career that fits your personality ... even if that career doesn't exist yet!

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Category:Business -- posted at: 10:31am PDT

Consulting with Carlos del Rio of Agillian

Consultants have it made. You get to tell everyone what to do, but don't have to do the work yourself. Sure, it's hard work and you need to earn your right to be one, but there are certainly perks. Carlos del Rio shared his story and the joys of being a consultant on this episode of the Heart of Business. One of them being the chance to work with many different types of businesses in various industires. Hear the others and more.

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Category:Business -- posted at: 10:46am PDT

Andy Squared: Andy's 1-on-1 with Andy Shlensky of North Star Camp for Boys

Andy Shlensky grew up attending North Star Camp for Boys. St an early age, he realized that he wanted camp to be his life. Not just for his summers during school, but for a career. He made that happen, working hard and finally purchasing the camp he came to know and love. Listen and be inspired to pursue your passions.

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Category:Business -- posted at: 7:22am PDT

Wil Reynolds was a must have guest for the Heart of Business. After all, his mantra of doing Real Company "Stuff" is what inspired the podcast in the first place. Listen to his take on marketing, SEO and the future. We're certain you'll be just as motivated to make things happen for your business as well.

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Category:general -- posted at: 10:45am PDT

Mixergy is one of the best business training tools out there. Andrew Warner does video interviews with the best and brightest in business and gives you access right at your desk, smartphone or anywhere else. He calls himself the best business interviewer out there, so we had to get him on the best business podcast...

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Category:general -- posted at: 1:22pm PDT

Rand Fiskin quite literally wrote the book on SEO. We were lucky enough to have him to chat about SEO, content that people want to read and share and a whole lot more. You should certainly pay attention to this man behind Moz.

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Category:general -- posted at: 8:13am PDT

We chatted with Carolyn Kopprasch, the Chief Happiness Officer at Buffer. Aside from having the best job title ever, Carolyn is a great resource on social media marketing and so much more. Find out more about Buffer and how your business can save time, while staying social.

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Category:general -- posted at: 9:13am PDT

For this episode we chat with Dino Dogan, the creator behind blogging community site Triberr. We talk building a community, traffic, SEO, social media and more. See why you should join in on the fun at Triberr if you're a blogger, content manager or social sharer.

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Category:general -- posted at: 8:06am PDT