Gratitude Attitude Year 3

Gratitude Attitude Year 3

Who helped you launch your business?  Who keeps you going as you work to constantly learn and grow as a business owner?  This Thanksgiving, it’s time to be grateful for our fellow small business owners and all those who support us in our ventures. This is my third...
From Origin to Opportunity

From Origin to Opportunity

One of my favorite things about working with entrepreneurs and small business owners is the origin story.  How did you get started with this business?  Each story is a little bit unique and shows how the founder managed to take a combination of passion, skill and luck...
Welcome Great Resigners!

Welcome Great Resigners!

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, every month since July 2021 at least four million Americans have quit their jobs.  While most of them left to go to another employer, there has also been a significant increase in the number of new business...
Death and Taxes and Digital Marketing

Death and Taxes and Digital Marketing

Ben Franklin said, “Nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.” Kelly Berry says, “Nothing is more confusing to small business owners than taxes and digital marketing.” It may not have the same ring as Ben’s message, but does it ring true to you? Let’s...
My Startup Failure Story

My Startup Failure Story

Hey there, my fellow small business owners.  What is your startup story?  For most of you I’m guessing that your story didn’t get written up in the Wall Street Journal, Inc. or Fast Company.  The startups that make the news tend to be the VC funded high tech cool new...