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Merchant Sales Podcasts:

Podcast - Building an ISO/MLS Powerhouse

Published - December 21st, 2020

Learn first hand how the Payroc team has built a merchant sales powerhouse. Plus get expert advice from James for selling on value. And Patti reports on how ill-prepared businesses with automated fuel dispensers are for the upcoming EMV compliance deadline, and discusses how ISOs and MLSs can turn this into an opportunity.

Podcast - Reboot PCI Compliance & Drive Up Revenues

Published - December 15th, 2020

Consumers’ personal information (PI) is under attack, rendering merchants vulnerable, but PCI compliance is only one part of the answer. Learn from Dr. Ross Federgreen, CEO at CSR Privacy Solutions, how ISOs and MLSs can update service offerings to help protect merchants handling PI, and create robust new revenue opportunities in the process. Plus Patti reports on the growing trend toward POS lending, and James explains why highly successful sales professionals new to merchant services should focus on cash discounting and terminal leasing.

Podcast - Cashing in on eCommerce Opportunities

Published - December 7th, 2020

Helping SMBs pivot to online sales is the next big opportunity in merchant services, says Keith Sampson, National Sales Director at North American Bancard. Keith and Grace Hwang of BigCommerce explain how the two firms are partnering to empower NAB’s sales partners to sell ecommerce services. Then James and Patti discuss opportunities for pitching online scheduling coupled with cash discounting to help small salon-type businesses weather the COVID storm, and Patti wraps up the podcast with a look at how ecommerce is driving sales this holiday shopping season.

Podcast - Tapping into $20 Trillion Opportunity: B2B Payments

Published - November 23rd, 2020

B2B payments are a huge opportunity for the taking by ISOs and agents, says Roger McNamara, President of Guide2Interchange. Roger describes how to grow residuals by honing in on the unique needs and value prop for B2B merchants accepting card payments. Plus James explains 3 strategies for deploying successful ISO sales teams, and Patti reports on merchant card acceptance preferences.

Podcast - Help Merchants Stay Online at All Times

Published - November 16th, 2020

This week, Ben Robinson, Director at Apeiron, describes a technology solution that keeps merchants processing online even when their Internet connections are down. Then, Patti reports on anticipated spending trends for the year-end holiday season, and James addresses a question on the minds of many ISOs: to 1099 or W2

Podcast - Learn How to Increase Profits AND Maintain Control of Your ISO

Published - November 9th, 2020

Kevin Smith, President of Secure Bancard, explains how his wholesale ISO has taken previously outsourced processes in house to boost efficiency, effectiveness and profitability. James offers advice on selling POS solutions, and Patti reports on a new Visa initiative to drive more contactless adoption among small and micro-merchants.

Podcast - Keys to Building a Successful Sales Team

Published - November 2nd, 2020

Bob Carr has been building successful ISOs since the 1980s, and in this week’s episode he shares some secrets of his success. “You can still make good money in this business,” Bob says. Bob, who latest venture is called Beyond Inc., describes how a commitment to training makes this possible. Plus, Patti reports on how the SBA is simplifying the PPP loan forgiveness process for some small businesses, and James explains why ISOs and agents should adjust their attitudes around selling cash discounting to dine-in restaurants.


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Podcast #118 - 12/21/2020

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Podcast #51 - 07/29/2019

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Podcast #43 - 05/27/2019

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Podcast #39 - 04/29/2019

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Podcast #1 - 07/06/2018

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