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Financial Planning: Explained

Episode Guide


Watch episodes of Financial Planning: Explained by Michael Menninger, CFP for educational and unique approaches to financial planning. Financial planning is influenced by all aspects of your life. Learn how major milestones and everyday events can affect your financial future. Contact Menninger & Associates to learn more!      


Episode #36: Devon McCrossin - Business Website Design & SEO

On this weeks episode of Financial Planning: Explained, host Mike Menninger, CFP is joined by Devon McCrossin. Devon is a Partner at Boomtown Internet Group.

Devon and Mike discuss building a website for businesses, as well as the importance of search engine optimization (SEO) no matter how big or small a business is.

business website design & seo episode wrap up (2:11)




Episode #35: Nick Lensander - Digital Marketing Strategy & Creating Content

This week on Financial Planning: Explained, host Mike Menninger, CFP sits down with Nick Lensander. Nick is the founder of Lenk Media based out of Santa Barbara, California.

Nick and Mike talk about digital marketing strategy and creating content, and the importance of businesses in any industry utilizing social media.

digital marketing strategy & creating content episode wrap up (2:39)



Episode #34: Tim Menninger - Operating System Architecture

On this weeks episode of Financial Planning: Explained, host Mike Menninger, CFP welcomes a very unique guest, his son, Tim Menninger. Tim is an Embedded Software Engineer at Green Hills Software in Santa Barbara, California.

Tim and Mike discuss the importance of the operating system, how much it is used in day to day life, and even a few stories from the old days.

operating system architecture episode wrap up (2:15)



Episode #33: Bob Matje - Pharmaceutical Consulting

This week on Financial Planning: Explained, host Michael Menninger, CFP is joined by Bob Matje. Bob is a Pharmaceutical Professional at Remtech LLC.

Bob and Mike examine running a pharmaceutical plant as a plant manager, the process of patenting pharmaceutical drugs, and the value of a consultant in any industry.

pharmaceutical consulting episode wrap up (1:51)



Episode #32: Sean Montague - Building Pharmaceutical Facilities

On this weeks episode of Financial Planning: Explained, host Michael Menninger, CFP is joined by Sean Montague. Sean is the Director of Global Engineering Solutions at Merck & Co. Pharmaceuticals.

Sean and Mike discuss leading construction management and safety in the Southeast (which is Sean's territory), adjusting pharmaceutical life during a pandemic, and the importance of prioritizing the patient/client.

building pharmaceutical facilities episode wrap up (1:22)



Episode #31: Mike Eckenrode - Personal Retirement and Golf Course Management


This week on Financial Planning: Explained, host Michael Menninger, CFP is joined by Mike Eckenrode. Mike is a retired land surveyor with Hanover Engineering Associates, Inc. Partially enjoying full retirement, Mike now spends his days as a groundskeeper at Fox Hollow Golf Club.

Mike and Mike discuss financial planning tactics upon entering retirement, as well as the intricacies of surveying land, while making golf courses harder than they already are.

personal retirement and golf course management episode wrap up (2:26)




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