A New Podcast Introduced to You by Yelp and Entrepreneur Media

Powering the Evaluate functions conversations with small business entrepreneurs and reviewers about their ordeals – regardless of whether constructive or adverse – supplying listeners at the rear of-the-scenes insights and real life learnings. 

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It’s no solution that shoppers want to have a optimistic working experience and that organization entrepreneurs want to get optimistic assessments. With that in head, Yelp is partnering with Entrepreneur, a major publication for business owners and compact-enterprise owners, to dig a minor deeper on the two accounts in a new podcast called Behind the Assessment. Hosted by Yelp’s Little-Business Expert, Emily Washcovick, Powering the Assessment attributes conversations with company homeowners and reviewers about their activities — regardless of whether optimistic or negative — providing listeners powering-the-scenes insights and actual life learnings. 

Listen to the trailer down below and subscribe for new episode each Thursdays.

Hear from plumbers, florists, salon proprietors, restaurateurs, exercise entrepreneurs, and additional about how they create special purchaser activities, offering takeaways that small business homeowners in any marketplace can utilize to their possess operations. 

In one of our very first episodes, you will listen to from Chris Goode, the founder and CEO of Ruby Jean’s Kitchen & Juicery in Kansas City, Mo:

You gotta hear due to the fact what you just cannot be is a know-it-all. If you have persons that have invested their income at your enterprise and they’re offering you genuine time feedback, you need to have to listen. And from time to time it hurts to pay attention. It’s like, ‘You could have been a small nicer, but you are correct.’

Through the eyes of the reviewer, listeners will get a to start with-hand account of the customer’s experience, not just what is published in their overview. The podcast will discover why they have been compelled to review the organization in the first place, if an situation was settled, what about their practical experience was exclusive, and what other organization homeowners can find out from the customer’s viewpoint.

Going “behind the review” sheds gentle on why some ordeals lead to assessments — fantastic, undesirable and inbetween — and what that indicates for shoppers and enterprise entrepreneurs alike. 

Our beginning lineup involves a florist sharing a really unforgettable expertise with a buyer and why going the additional mile pays off a trainer whose evaluation of a new community place encouraged positive transform a heating and cooling professional who usually takes the time to answer to consumer messages in hours and a makeup and natural beauty bar that celebrates range and uniqueness in customers.

Verify out the trailer and be a single of the very first to subscribe and hear on Apple PodcastsGoogle PodcastsSpotifyStitcher and Soundcloud. New episodes are additional just about every Thursday, starting off November 12th. 

Finally, a particular thank you to Yelp’s own Senior Marketing Supervisor, Ali Schwartz, for composing the podcast concept track.