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Fred McMurray

Fred McMurray

Fred McMurray  – CEO of Linked Local Network

Fred McMurray is a champion of social media for B2B companies and the CEO of Westvyne, a marketing company in Chicagoland and California with a global clientele. Fred is also the co-founder of the Community Hub Network, whose mission is to provide a digital platform for online communities to connect via social media networks to the local offline community – leading to new relationships, increased support systems and shared resources. Fred is an Entrepreneur, speaker and platform blogger on social media topics for small business. Fred has co-developed the Digital Dominance Index Methodology for measuring the growth of a digital/social media presence. In addition, he was an early adopter of LinkedIn in 2003 and has worked on developing models for the development and growth of social media groups.  He continues advanced research in the development of syndication peer networks for small/mid sized business and non-profits. Equally at home designing software solutions, trouble-shooting computer networks or building online community networks, Fred understands the technology needs of small to medium-sized organizations.

 

All You Ever Wanted to Know about Franchising but Were Afraid to Ask. – Pillars of Franchising

Topic: All You Ever Wanted to Know about Franchising but Were Afraid to Ask Broadcast Date: May 13th, 2021 Broadcast Time : 5:00p EST / 4:00p CST / 3:00p MST /2:00p PST Top trends in the Franchising Industry by Rick Morgin. Red Boswell tells us who is IFPG. On the...
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All You Ever Wanted to Know about Franchising but Were Afraid to Ask

Topic: All You Ever Wanted to Know about Franchising but Were Afraid to Ask Broadcast Date: May 13th, 2021 Broadcast Time : 5:00p EST / 4:00p CST / 3:00p MST /2:00p PST Top trends in the...

Insurance for the Franchising World – Pillars of Franchising

Topic: Insurance for the Franchising World Broadcast Date: April 29th, 2021 Broadcast Time : 5:00p EST / 4:00p CST / 3:00p MST /2:00p PST Our guests are: Geoff Raef, Vice President at West’s Insurance Agency On the Million Dollar Mentor Segment this week Kristin...
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Increasing awareness of Domestic Violence – Pillars of Franchising

​Topic: Increasing awareness of Domestic Violence Broadcast Date: April 22nd, 2021 Broadcast Time : 5:00p EST / 4:00p CST / 3:00p MST /2:00p PST Our guests are: Michele Robles, Ms. Molly Foundation – President Of The Board Of Directors Michael Silva-Nash, Chief...

Reopening Business Unmasked Pitfalls & Opportunities of post-pandemic

​Topic: Reopening Business Unmasked: Pitfalls & Opportunities of the post-pandemic era.​ Broadcast Date: April 15th , 2021 Broadcast Time : 5:00p EST / 4:00p CST / 3:00p MST /2:00p PST ​Join host Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville and co-host...

I can’t get anything done because customers keep bothering me – Pillars of Franchising

​Topic: I can’t get anything done because customers keep bothering me. Customer service issues and opportunities. Broadcast Date: April 8th , 2021 Broadcast Time : 5:00p EST / 4:00p CST / 3:00p MST /2:00p PST ​Join host Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid...

How to become a Wealthy Franchisee. – Pillars of Franchising

​Topic: How to become the Wealthy Franchisee. Talking with Author Scott Greenberg Broadcast Date: March 25th , 2021 Broadcast Time : 5:00p EST / 4:00p CST / 3:00p MST /2:00p PST ​Join host Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville and co-host Kristin Selmeczy,...

Does Size or Age matter? – Pillars of Franchising

​Topic: Does Size or Age matter when choosing a franchise opportunity? Broadcast Date: March 18th , 2021 Broadcast Time : 5:00p EST / 4:00p CST / 3:00p MST /2:00p PST ​Join host Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville and co-host Kristin Selmeczy, Chief...

Finding franchise funding resources for purchase & growth.

​Topic: Finding franchise funding resources for purchase & growth.​ Broadcast Date: March 11th , 2021 Broadcast Time : 5:00p EST / 4:00p CST / 3:00p MST /2:00p PST ​Join host Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville and co-host Kristin Selmeczy, Chief...

Looking for Labor in all of the Wrong Places – Pillars of Franchising

​Topic: Looking for Labor in all of the Wrong Places – Best Practices for Finding and Keeping High Performing Employees. Broadcast Date: March 4th , 2021 Broadcast Time : 5:00p EST / 4:00p CST / 3:00p MST /2:00p PST ​Join host Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid...

Brightway Agency, How does this insurance franchise focus on profitability?

​Topic: Brightway Agency, How does this insurance franchise  focus on profitability? Broadcast Date: February 25th , 2021 Broadcast Time : 5:00p EST / 4:00p CST / 3:00p MST /2:00p PST ​Join host Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville and co-host Kristin...

Women in Franchising have dealt with Covid’s workplace effects

​Topic: Women in Franchising February 2021 – How Women in Franchising have dealt with Covid’s effects on the workplace. Broadcast Date: February 18th , 2021 Broadcast Time : 5:00p EST / 4:00p CST / 3:00p MST /2:00p PST ​Join host Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid...

Carly Alyssa Thorne

Carly Alyssa Thorne

 

Carly Alyssa Thorne  –  VP of Marketing and Customer Service

Carly will be developing and implementing Marketing, Social Media, and Customer Service Programs. She will also be actively involved in the developing of the Social Media courses and training. She started her first business in 1985, and has been consulting ever since.   

To find out more about Carly Alyssa Thorne please visit her Community Voice page at Linked Local  Network at: Conscious Business Coaching

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Seeking Community Voice Bloggers

Linked Local Network is seeking Community Voices - People in the Non-Profit sector or Individuals who are willing to Blog at least once a week on subjects that are related to: Business, Humor, Entertainment, Women, Education, or Veterans or other worthy topics of...
Keys for Conscious Business Growth

Key To Conscious Business Growth

Imagine having 20 immediately-actionable tips to grow your business. Now imagine that these tips come from individuals who have your best interest at heart… And imagine that these tips will not only help you grow your business they will help you stay aligned with your...

South Loop- 233 E. 13th St., Two Bedroom +Den, Two bath condo in fully amenities building

Museum Park-Luxury hi-rise condo, 2 Bedroom w/enclosed Den,2 bath. Stainless Steel appliances, 42" Cherry cabs w/glass doors,granite countertops & backsplash. Master Bedroom has WIC. Master bath has double bowl vanity/marble tile,soaking tub/separate shower...

Condo for Sale- 208 W. Washington, Chicago, Two Bedroom, Two Bath Loft

For Sale-Chicago Loop-208 W. Washington, High-floor, 2 Bedroom, 2 Bath Loft,beautiful hardwood floors, granite countertops, black appliances, in-unit w/d, balcony, gas fireplace, exercise room, doorman, rooftop deck, storage. Call Kurt Hulsebus, Realtor (Managing...
Molly Maid - Mutual Ground Featured Domestic Violence Awareness Month on Community Voices with Carly Alyssa Thorne

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Today on Community Voices with Carly Alyssa Thorne we talk with Ray Pillar from Molly Maid Naperville - Aurora and Michelle Meyer from Mutual Ground about Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Click below to listen to the Podcast: Direct link to Podcast in case embed...
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The Positive Broadcaster

Today on Straight Talk with Carly Alyssa Thorne I have Jonathan Lederman ~"JDogg" "The Positive Broadcaster" and we discuss all about positivity, spirituality, faith, walking our talk and more... Jonathan “JDOGG” Lederman is a dynamic speaker and coach who has...

Take a Stand Against Bullying

Today on Community Voices with Carly Alyssa Thorne we take a Stand against Bullying with Jessica Bayuk Miss Frederick's Outstanding Teen 2014. Jessica Bayuk is passionate about making a difference. A gifted and talented tenth grade student in a highly diversified...

The Money Coach Kathi Bridge

Today on Straight talk with Carly Alyssa Thorne we will be talking about Finances with The Money Coach - Kathi Bridge Kathi is a mentor with The Power of Mentorship to help people reach their full potential and fulfill their dreams. Programs include Millionaire...
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Angel Investing with Darren Jacklin

Today on Straight talk with Carly Alyssa Thorne we learn all about Angel Investing with Darren Jacklin. Darren Jacklin is a World-Class Professional Speaker, Corporate Trainer, Angel Investor For over 18 years, Darren Jacklin has traveled four continents and over 40...
Change Your Body Change Your Life

Change Your Body, Change Your Life

Benjamin Wechsler Company Knowledge Through Awareness & Creativity Benjamin Wechsler is a Chicago based consultant in Thought Leadership, Creative Problem Solving, and Strategy & Innovation. Over the past 25 years, Ben has provided leadership to many...
Edgy Conversations

Edgy Conversations with Dan Waldschmidt

Today on Straight talk with Carly Alyssa Thorne we are having "Edgy Conversations" with the Author of "Edgy Conversations" Dan Waldschmidt Dan Waldschmidt is an international business strategist, speaker, author, and extreme athlete. His consulting firm solves complex...

 

Miriam Slozberg

Miriam Slozberg

Miriam Slozberg – Social Media Consultant and Advisor

Miriam will be assisting and helping develop our Social Media programs along with Carly Alyssa Thorne. Also developing Vancouver and Seattle Linked Local Network Communities.  Miriam has been involved in SEO and Social Media Consulting for Years.

To find out more abot Miriam Slozberg please visit her Business Signature page at Linked Local  Network atEmpowering Entrepreneurs

How Social Media Is Kryptonite For Anyone With Mental Illnesses During The Era Of COVID-19

The COVID-19 era has been a difficult and disastrous time for people. No one has to talk about the grief-stricken and devastating effects families endured from losses of loved ones, losses of their jobs, closing down businesses, children losing out on a stable...

Managing Your Chronic Disease And Your Job – Expressive Mom

Do you have a chronic disease? If so, you are not alone. The Centers for Disease Control define chronic diseases as those that limit the activities of daily living or require ongoing medical attention and last at least a year or more. When defined that way, it’s not...

What If The Chocolate Factory Was A Real Place? – Expressive Mom

It’s hard not to love the magical world that Roald Dahl created in his iconic children’s book, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Most of us have daydreamed about what it would have been like to win a golden ticket and go on a tour of Willy Wonka’s factory. But how...
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Can You Believe We Have Been In A Pandemic For A Year? And It Is Not Over Yet

We have been dealing with COVID-19 for over a year now, and on March 11th, 2020, the WHO declared the coronavirus pandemic. The last thing I did was go out to a birthday dinner right before the shutdown happened, and the dinner party happened on March 14th. Only three...

The Organization Diet: Cut The Clutter And Improve Your Life – Expressive Mom

Cutting clutter does more than help your home look more organized; it also improves your life! Think about it: Clear spaces encourage clear thinking. They make it easy to find what you need when you need it. They save you the unnecessary stress (and accompanying...

Screw Gratitude Lists! Go And Write INGRATITUDE Lists Instead!

I hate New Year’s resolutions, but one of the resolutions I made for this year is to expose how fraudulent and damaging the positivity cult and wellness industry can be (Hello QAnon anti-vaxxer plandemic bullies, yes, I am talking about you!)! You know they are the...

Five Gruesome Origins Of Your Favorite Nursery Rhyme – Expressive Mom

Nursery rhymes. We have all heard them as children, and we liked them because they are so catchy. Though if our much-younger selves knew the meanings behind nursery rhymes, then they would have scared the living shit out of us. It is best that we were sheltered from...

Dog Medical Emergency Guide: Are You Prepared? – Expressive Mom

In times of a medical emergency, it’s critical to know how to respond. This applies to both humans and pets. Dogs can have allergic reactions, cardiac issues, get into poisonous materials, and much more. Giving your furry friend a forever home means you’ll be expected...

How To Make Caramel Dipping Sauce – Expressive Mom

If there’s anything your kids will love better than a big snack plate, it’s a big snack plate with homemade caramel dipping sauce on the side. Think about it: Dips are perfect kid food. They turn typical eats into fun activities. While children may usually enjoy...

Top Five Reasons For Depression

Depression is one of the leading reasons for suicides and suicidal attempts worldwide. According to the World Health Organization, around 800,000 people commit suicide every year. Without a doubt, depression is considered a medical condition. Over 264 million people...

What Are The Top Germ Hotspots In Schools? – Expressive Mom

Whether you’re a parent or teacher, keeping children healthy can be a challenge when they’re in school. Educational institutions are hot zones for germs and common illnesses such as the cold and flu, which can spread quickly among kids when they’re in close contact...

How 2020 Exposed New Age Narcissism And Beyond

I normally write a post of this nature on New Year’s Eve. However, I am writing it earlier than that. That is because I cannot wait to express my thoughts about this year. Yes, it is not over, and we can always end up dealing with Godzilla stomping down the streets,...
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