#85-The Daily Show -Lessons in Business Sustainability, Unconventional Signature Dishes, and the Impact of Unexpected Construction

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What if the seemingly bright idea of your dream business turns out to be a nightmare in the making? And what if the location of your business has a far-reaching impact on its success? Those are the type of hard-hitting questions we tackle in our latest podcast episode. We present the heartbreaking tale of Seaglow mini golf, a family entertainment center in Lumberton, North Carolina, and discuss how its dwindling customer base served as a stark indicator of the town’s declining population. We delve into the importance of considering the long-term sustainability of a business idea, and the potential pitfalls of passion overshadowing practicality.

Shifting gears, we dive into the world of signature dishes, discussing how unconventional food items like the colossal 28-inch pizza at Big Thrill Factory and whimsical unicorn tacos at Jason Limited have become stars in their own right. We share invaluable advice on how to create a signature dish that aligns with your target market’s preferences while keeping it simple and consistent. With an added conversation about a nearby bio gas plant and its impact on a small community amusement center, we underscore the significance of adaptability in challenging situations. So, come along on this enlightening journey as we share more discussions and invaluable advice for budding entrepreneurs and business owners.

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The brainchild of two location-based experience enthusiasts, Christine Buhr and Brandon Willey, the LBX Collective aims to inform and educate, create opportunities to connect with industry peers, and to spur collaboration, discourse, and cross-pollination of ideas.

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