What Donald Trump Teaches About Small Business Marketing

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I do not support the Donald Trump candidacy for president. However, there is a lot to be learned from the marketing techniques he has used to become the front running Republican that small business can learn from- BJM

Trump.

Before he was a presidential candidate, this single word always […]

By | March 8th, 2016|Business, Current Affairs, Current Events|Comments Off on What Donald Trump Teaches About Small Business Marketing

Don’t Blame the Olympic Suits

It was a disaster that could not be explained. In past Olympics, US Speedskating had won more medals for its country than other sport. Yet at the Sochi Olympics, no athlete had won a medal in these competitions. Searching for an answer, the team decided […]

By | February 17th, 2014|Current Affairs|Comments Off on Don’t Blame the Olympic Suits

Could You Just Shut Down Your Small Business?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The US Government is shutdown as of October 1st.

Could a small business owner just decide to shut down their business for a week or two and then open back up again with all the revenue still due to come into their company? Sounds absurd doesn’t […]

By | October 3rd, 2013|Current Affairs|Comments Off on Could You Just Shut Down Your Small Business?

Small Business Owners Optimism on the Rise

The results are in from my annual small business survey and most owners are upbeat for 2013.

What is your outlook for the coming year? 54% think that their business will grow at least 10% in 2013. The rest are nervous about the fiscal cliff and […]

By | December 12th, 2012|Current Affairs, Small Business|1 Comment

Washington Makes Small Business Tax Planning Impossible

What has hurt the small business owner in this recovery is the uncertainty that has come out of Washington from the Federal government the last two years. I thought with the election behind us, things would get better.

This has not happened with the fiscal cliff […]

By | December 5th, 2012|Current Affairs|Comments Off on Washington Makes Small Business Tax Planning Impossible

…And Health Insurance For All

There is a lot of emotion surrounding the Supreme Court decision on health care today. But I have two basic questions.

Why should the US be the only first world nation without comprehensive healthcare for their citizens?

Why in America should your health insurance still be tied […]

By | June 28th, 2012|Current Affairs|2 Comments