Outline with questions


  1. John and guest talk (1 minute)
    1. Name
    2. Age Range
    3. Are you native to Birmingham?
    4. What is the name of your business?
    5. What does your business do?
  2. Show Intro (30 sec)
  3. Guest portion- John will ask questions. Pause. Guest “repeats” questions and answers. (No time limit, but shouldn't exceed 10 minutes)
    1. Why did you start your business?
    2. When did you start your business?
    3. What does your business do?
    4. How many do you employ?
    5. What were your goals when you started your business?
    6. Any big plans/changes you see for the business?
    7. Are you satisfied with how things have turned out?
    8. How did COVID affect your business?
    9. The biggest up from the business?
    10. The biggest problem/let down?
    11. Would you do it again?
  4. John- Promote guest contact, website, address, phone, social media- followed by SBB website. (30-45 seconds)
  5. Wrap up questions asked by John and answered by guest (up to 5 minutes)
    1. Hobby, what do you do for fun?
    2. Best book you have read business or otherwise?
    3. Best advice you were given?
    4. Best advice you would give?
    5. What would you say to someone wanting to start a small business?
    6. Anything you want to add?
  6. John- Wrap up-Promote business contact (30 seconds)
  7. Outro (20 seconds)