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Advice for Small Business Owners

Goal Setting and Success

If you don’t have a map, it’s a lot harder to figure out how to get where you want to go.

Basics of Long-Term Planning

In my last post, I discussed the need for a financial plan, and stressed the importance of having one prepared as early as possible. In this article, I will discuss what some of the components of a financial plan are. First, you will need to provide the planner with some information about your current state […]

Financial Planning and Advice

Find a financial planner (try your bank, or ask friends for a recommendation) and ask them to help you with a financial plan. The sooner you do this, the easier it will be for you to implement your plan.

My Children Will Do It Differently

This is #11 on Chris Brogan’s list of 100 Blog Topics I Hope YOU Write. Until I was 17, most of my life was spent in school. At the parochial schools I went to, a typical day started at 7:30 AM (6 days a week) and didn’t end until about 9:30 PM (5 days a […]

Somebody Has to Say It

This is #10 on Chris Brogan’s list of 100 Blog Topics I Hope YOU Write. It’s quite astounding how many people fail to think before they speak. I’m not referring to the occasional social slip up, but to people who can be relied on to say the wrong thing. Examples of this include handing out […]

How I Find Blogging Ideas

This is #9 on Chris Brogan’s list of 100 Blog Topics I Hope YOU Write. I read the paper every day, and so I am fairly caught up on current events. I’m working on building a business, so I do a fair amount of reading along those topics. I read other peoples blogs using the […]

Ways to Save a Bad Time at a Conference

This is #8 on Chris Brogan’s list of 100 Blog Topics I Hope YOU Write. First of all, I have skipped #6, and, not having used Flickr yet, will not be writing about that at this point in time. To me, there are two types of bad times at conferences. First, the conference may turn […]

How Best to Comment on a Corporate Blog

This is #7 on Chris Brogan’s list of 100 Blog Topics I Hope YOU Write. First of all, I am aware that I skipped #6 on the list. Thank you for noticing. I personally do not have a corporate blog, and know of only 1 company which does. However, were I to want to post […]