Business Talk for Entrepreneurs

In 2013, Jamie started a radio show called The Jamie Meloni Real Estate show which aired Mondays at Noon on Tampa Bay's 1250 WHNZ. Then on February 2nd, 2015, he launched the 5 day a week live program, That Business Show which aired for two years from 7am to 9am each morning on 1250 WHNZ. In March of 2017, the program moved to an online web based television show and new episodes aired each morning (pre-recorded) at www.ThatBusinessNetwork.Com with Thursdays being The Real Estate Edition of the program. The program was ended in October 2017 but past episodes remain online to listen to. Jamie has interviewed over 1100 different business professionals and has a vast network of contacts across Tampa Bay and the Country as a result of the radio show / podcast and his extensive success in Real Estate sales. Learn more about the show at www.ThatBusinessNetwork.Com!

How to Catch a Shark - A TBBO Discussion


At 8am we welcomed the duo of Karen Mertes and Tara Richter to the #MorningDiscussion. Karen Mertes, a Lt Col (Ret) from our United States Air Force turned a life altering tragedy into a life purpose with her entrepreneurial organization, Fulfill Your Destiny. Today, Karen is a sought-after Professional Speaker, #1 Amazon Best Selling Author of Plaintiff 101, and a Certified Entrepreneur, Leadership and Business Consultant all to benefit Fulfill Your Destiny. She is also a returning guest and was recognized earlier this year by Jamie Meloni as having one of the Most Inspirational Entrepreneurial Stories of 2015. Tara Richter joined her in studio and is the Publisher behind the book, Plaintiff 101. Sheis the President of Richter Publishing and specializes in helping business owners write their non-fiction story in 4 weeks & publish a book in order to become an expert in their industry. She has been featured on CNN, ABC, Daytime TV, FOX, SSN, Channel 10 News, USA TODAY, Beverly Hills Times and radio stations all over the world! Her degree is in Graphic Design and she worked in the copy and print industry in the Silicon Valley and has written and published 10 of her own books in just a few short years. Tara now has published many other authors in her local Tampa bay area including Anthony Amos & celebrity entrepreneur, Kevin Harrington, Shark from ABC’s “Shark Tank” with their joint book, “How to Catch a Shark.” Karen shares with us her tragic story of being hit by a drunk driver and how that turned into Fulfill Your Destiny and the book Plaintiff 101 which is now an Amazon #1 Best Seller. The non-profit organization works to help others affected by sudden tragic accidents and has also launched her into the business of speaking and presenting. She also shares with us how the effects of the accident led to her honorable discharge from the USAF and into the world of non-profits. Tara, who shares with us a similar story of being hit by a drunk driver, became inspired to get involved with the book launch because of that and also talks about some of the basics of book publishing, launching and promotions. Find the book online at and for all business owners out there, get a book published, it makes a huge difference in business and your credibility – visit www.richterpublishing for more information on Tara’s publishing services and have your book out in as little as 4 weeks!

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