SBA Update

SBA Update

The SBA has totally revamped its website. It is much more friendly and easy to navigate! The major tabs are Starting & Managing a Business Loans & Grants Contracting Counseling & Training SBA Direct For Lenders In addition to general resources, you can...

Showing Up

I read a very interesting article by Simon Yisrael Feuerman titled, Final Lesson: You Don’t Get an A for Just Showing Up. While this article is written for educators, it’s applicable for practitioners. Feuerman states, You do not get an A in life for just showing up...
More of Your Favorite Books

More of Your Favorite Books

On May 12, 2011 I posted a blog titled “Your Favorite Business Books” where I listed a collection of business titles written for this field. I asked readers to submit their favorite business books to add to the list. Laura Allen, Rachel Belder and Dan...

Social Media Recipe

I read the following post by Shawn Hessinger and think it’s one of the best (and most enjoyable) descriptions of social media that I’ve read. I contacted him and he graciously gave me permission to repost it. Enjoy! Social Media for Your Small Business is a Piece of...

Choosing Your Name

Marketing your practice can be frustrating at times. Most people struggle over what to call themselves. They want a title that expresses what they do, yet often find themselves limited in what they can say. Use terms the public can understand and avoid simply putting...

The Classics Still Rock

Recently I went to hear a friend’s band (Episodes) play at a local bar. Their music is basically classic rock, indie and some folk rock. The music was great and everyone enjoyed it. The majority of the people in the room were friends of the band. After about an...