12 Business Books to Read this Summer

Book and Stones

This is the time of year to step back from your business and get new ideas. One of the best ways to do that is to review the latest small business books on the market. Here is what I am reading this summer:

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By | May 24th, 2016|Books|0 Comments

#378 Robert Herjavec and the Deluxe Main Street Makeover Contest Plus How to Win in the Gig Economy and More!

On this episode of Business Insanity Talk Radio, we first talk to the head of one of the largest entrepreneur networks in the world. He gives his advice to those looking to take the entrepreneurial leap. Next, we talk to Shark Tank’s Robert Herjavec about his partnership with Deluxe and the Main Street Makeover Contest. […]

By | May 20th, 2016|Radio Show|0 Comments

The 10 Office Supplies You Need for Your Office


This post is sponsored by the Staples brand products that help your small business stock up for less.

To be effective these days, a small business owner still needs more than a computer or a smartphone. Consumable office supplies still are required to complete daily work. I’ve teamed […]

By | May 18th, 2016|Entrepreneur, Marketing, Start Up|0 Comments

Your First 10 Steps to Start a Small Business


This post is sponsored by Comcast Business,( http://www.comcast.business.com) but all opinions are my own.

A founder has a long winding road just to launch a business and any mistakes will be expensive. Here are ten steps to take for making the journey a bit easier.

  1. Determine the […]
By | May 18th, 2016|Small Business, Start Up|0 Comments

Why Self-Service Is a Critical Part of Customer Service


This post is sponsored by Staples Business Advantage®, the business-to-business division of Staples, Inc.

Giving great customer service used to mean having employees available to help on the phone, in person or by mail. A lot of that has changed with the option of self-service to either save […]

By | May 15th, 2016|Customer Service, Marketing|0 Comments

#377 Marcus Lemonis and The Small Biz Salute, How to Predict Trends, and Practice Intelligent Disobedience

On this episode of Business Insanity Talk Radio, we are talking trends: what are the latest trends and how do you identify them so your business can profit? My first guest tells us about non-obvious trends for 2016 and even 2017. Then, to satisfy small business owners’ appetite for success, The UPS Store is launching […]

By | May 13th, 2016|Radio Show|0 Comments