dime insurance

the art of project management: episode 14

In this dime podcast, dime Chief Revenue Officer, Grant Schmeelk joins Nils Smith to talk about banking and finance for churches and small businesses. Grant covers the basics of banking, the good and the bad of it, what organizations should consider in choosing banks, and much more. Listen to this podcast to get helpful insights in the world of banking.

working with the bank: episode 13

In this dime podcast, dime Chief Revenue Officer, Grant Schmeelk joins Nils Smith to talk about banking and finance for churches and small businesses. Grant covers the basics of banking, the good and the bad of it, what organizations should consider in choosing banks, and much more. Listen to this podcast to get helpful insights in the world of banking.

legal for churches: episode 12

In this dime podcast, Matt Martin, General Counsel and HR Director, once again joins co-host, Nils Smith to talk about one of the things nonprofit organizations and churches often put in the backburner: legal. Listen to this podcast as Matt gives helpful insights on what churches and ministry leaders need to prepare and embrace from a legal perspective.

human resources 101: episode 11

When we talk about Human Resources, some of the things that come to mind are performance reviews, disciplinary actions, and insurance meetings, but to Matt Martin, General Counsel and HR Director at dime, there’s more. Listen to this podcast as Matt and co-host, Nils Smith, discuss in-depth Human Resources and how it is a vital part of an organization’s health.

investing in your team: episode 10

Building a strong team is critical to the success of any church, nonprofit or small business. As a leader, how and when should you invest in your team? In this podcast, Ben Habeck, Founder and CEO of dime and co-host Nils Smith delve into this matter. Listen to learn more. 

determining your technology budget: episode 09

In today’s digital age, technology has been well integrated into many aspects of our lives. From budgeting for social media expenses like social media personnel, to annual costs of keeping a website, should there be a standard on how much an organization should spend on technology? In this podcast, Ben Habeck, Founder and CEO of dime and co-host Nils Smith discuss the basics and more on determining your technology budget. Listen as they share their personal experiences on the mistakes and the lessons they’ve learned when it comes to technology.

preparing for a new fiscal year: episode 08

In this podcast, Ben Habeck and Nils Smith talk about how to prepare for a new fiscal year, including your budget and plan, that is imperative to your small business, church or nonprofit organization. They also delve into the difference between a fiscal year and a calendar year, the importance of budget planning, the particular expenses to carry over the next year, and more.

let me talk to my lawyer: episode 07

Whether you’re a small business, a nonprofit or a church, the first step to legitimize yourself is to structure your organization legally. In this episode, Ben Habeck, Founder and CEO of dime, and co-host Nils Smith share helpful insights on preparing the required documents, and a few other tips to help you un-complicate the complicated part of doing business. Listen to this podcast.

structuring your organization legally: episode 06

Whether you’re a small business, a nonprofit or a church, the first step to legitimize yourself is to structure your organization legally. In this episode, Ben Habeck, Founder and CEO of dime, and co-host Nils Smith share helpful insights on preparing the required documents, and a few other tips to help you un-complicate the complicated part of doing business. Listen to this podcast.

determining insurance needs: episode 05

When it comes to hiring people, most business owners and nonprofit leaders struggle with finding the right person to fill the position. In this episode of the podcast, Ben Habeck, Founder and CEO of dime, joins Nils Smith to discuss the importance of strategic planning for employers, especially when writing job descriptions, creating an employee handbook, filtering the right people to interview, determining salaries, and more.

hiring well: episode 04

When it comes to hiring people, most business owners and nonprofit leaders struggle with finding the right person to fill the position. In this episode of the podcast, Ben Habeck, Founder and CEO of dime, joins Nils Smith to discuss the importance of strategic planning for employers, especially when writing job descriptions, creating an employee handbook, filtering the right people to interview, determining salaries, and more.

receiving money: episode 03

Receiving money is not as easy as it looks. Money is essential for every organization to survive and succeed, so how should we approach receiving money? Credit card fees, bank charges, and proper documentation are some things small businesses and nonprofit organizations tend to overlook. In this episode, Ben Habeck, Founder and CEO of dime and co-host Nils Smith talk about the right protocol and ways of handling money received.

navigating debt: episode 02

Most small business owners and nonprofit leaders would rather stray from debt for fear of sinking into a terrible black hole. In this episode, Ben Habeck, Founder and CEO of dime, joins Nils Smith to discuss debt and why utilizing it appropriately might be helpful for your business. Questions on choosing the best debt options for your organization, managing debt, and more are discussed to help you make better financial decisions for your business or nonprofit organization. Learn more about debt and its many facets by listening to this week’s podcast.