Should You Have a Cyber Monday offer?

I have just finished sorting through over 100 emails with Cyber Monday specials. A few good ones in there especially for travel.

Should a business participate in the Cyber Monday hysteria? Here are a few do’s and don’ts:

Don’t make an offer solely based on price. Selling […]

By | November 26th, 2012|Small Business|2 Comments

What are You Thankful For?

This is the time of year that my wife passes around a book at Thanksgiving dinner and we all say what we are thankful for.

This year, my list will include:

  • Having two great kids who I am proud of…
  • Being able to support my family at something […]
By | November 21st, 2012|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Does a Tablet Really Need a USB Port?

When I first started to use the iPad for my travel computer, I missed the lack of a USB port. How was I going to get files on and off the computer for traveling?

Enter the Cloud! I started using Dropbox to store documents that I […]

By | November 21st, 2012|Uncategorized, Web/Tech|Comments Off on Does a Tablet Really Need a USB Port?

Do the Election Results Really Matter to Red and Blue Small Business Owners?

I was pondering this questions when I was on the radio last week at WGN with Carol Roth. In this $14 Trillion economy does it really matter who won the election? Look at all the steps that President Obama took last year to […]

By | November 19th, 2012|Current Events|1 Comment

Episode #204 Dan Wilzoch, Tim Berry, Jay Bean

Scheduled Guests: Dan Wilzoch from Sage, Tim Berry, small business author, Jay Bean, CEO of Orange Sodia, Manlio Carrelli, Jay Paulus, Kent Campbell and Tom Searcy. Sponsored by Sage 50 and Sage North America.

By | November 16th, 2012|Entrepreneur, Radio Show|Comments Off on Episode #204 Dan Wilzoch, Tim Berry, Jay Bean

How Seth Godin Gets Unstuck

I was reading Seth Godin’s latest post on how he gets unstuck.

Seth says that we can’t wait for the perfect path to present itself. Rather, he recommends a “Step by step, page by page, interaction by interaction” approach. As Seth says, […]

By | November 12th, 2012|Small Business|4 Comments