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Trump: You’re Fired

Trump: You’re Fired

Don Trump, You’re Fired! I’m still glad he defeated Hillary Clinton. Don’t misunderstand. I believe that our government is in critical condition and that corruption is spreading like cancer. Worse yet, the American people have accepted the spread of...
Failure Is an Option

Failure Is an Option

I often am called to work at companies teetering on the brink of failure. There are times when I tell the owners that they haven’t failed. They gave it a great go but they didn’t catch any breaks. An unforeseen market shift, a series of mechanical breakdowns or the financial collapse of a big customer can bring a fragile business down fast.

Partnership Dispute Resolution

Partnership Dispute Resolution

There are many things that can go wrong in a partnership. The consequences of a failed business partnership is often more severe than a divorce. Most states are now “no fault” divorce states. That means you don’t fight out anything in court.

Too Late for a Business Plan?

If your business has been running a while, even a few years, should you bother to make a plan? You bet. I can guarantee you are wasting money and losing opportunities if you have no plan. But a plan for a business that is already running is different from a business plan at launch.

How Much Will You Pay for Your Next Sale?

All sales, except perhaps a repeat from a loyal customer is bought. Your business pays for each and every sale. It might be advertising, special service, a discount, the website, a favor—something. Lately I’ve seen businesses desperate to get more business...

What’s the Difference?

If your business is not doing as well as you know it could be doing, even with this economy, what’s the problem? How can you improve your business? Start by asking yourself these questions: Why should a prospect choose your business over the ever-growing list of...