10 Things That Will Surprise You About Running a Business

I’ve found that people who want to start a business often don’t have the first idea about what that really entails. Once they do launch a company, they’re often surprised at how real and often stressful it is to be an entrepreneur. Here are a few of the things I’d say might surprise you. Heads […]

Gear Up Your Small Business Marketing for 2017

The last quarter of the calendar year has its own vibe, whether your business counts on holiday shopping to boost revenues, or whether it slows as the year winds down, it’s time to launch your 2017 marketing efforts. Now is an excellent time to re-evaluate your small business marketing strategy and think about what you […]

10 Best Small Business Marketing Books Everyone Should Read

You know that I’m all about books that help small business owners do more without spending a ton of money. For this list of business resources, I wanted to focus exclusively on marketing books. All of these are books worth the time and money investment, and will actually tell you how to grow your business […]

How To Buy a Small Business That Is Right For You

Every week as SmallBizLady, I conduct interviews with experts on my Twitter talk show #SmallBizChat. The show takes place every Wednesday on Twitter from 8-9 pm ET. This is excerpted from my recent interview with Nunzio Presta, @mybizon. Nunzio is the founder and CEO of BizON. BizON is a online marketplace where people can buy, sell […]

How To Write a Business Plan for your Small Business

Every week as SmallBizLady, I conduct interviews with experts on my Twitter talk show #SmallBizChat. The show takes place every Wednesday on Twitter from 8-9 pm ET. This is excerpted from my recent interview with Barbara Findlay Schenck, @bizstrong. Barbara is a small business and marketing strategist who helps people plan, start, brand, market and, […]

How To Develop the Leadership Skills Your Small Business Needs

Every week as SmallBizLady, I conduct interviews with experts on my Twitter talk show #SmallBizChat. The show takes place every Wednesday on Twitter from 8-9 pm ET. This is excerpted from my recent interview with Miguel de Jesus, @TheCoachMiguel . Miguel is a highly accomplished, results-oriented C-level leader with more than 30+ years experience leading business management and […]

How To Get Your Small Business Noticed!

Every week as SmallBizLady, I conduct interviews with experts on my Twitter talk show #SmallBizChat. The show takes place every Wednesday on Twitter from 8-9 pm ET. This is excerpted from my recent interview with Becky S. Wilson, @WDSPRMaven. Becky is the Chief Visibility Officer at WDS Marketing & Public Relations, a boutique agency based in Overland […]

How To Land Big Deals for Your Small Business

Every week as SmallBizLady, I conduct interviews with experts on my Twitter talk show #SmallBizChat. The show takes place every Wednesday on Twitter from 8-9 pm ET. This is excerpted from my recent interview with Dr. Barbara Weaver Smith, @bweaversmith. Dr. Barbara Weaver Smith is founder and CEO of The Whale Hunters®. She is author of Whale […]

How To Answer the Most Important 12 Questions to Grow Your Small Business

Every week as SmallBizLady, I conduct interviews with experts on my Twitter talk show #SmallBizChat. The show takes place every Wednesday on Twitter from 8-9 pm ET. This is excerpted from my recent interview with Jessica Mah, @JessicaMah. As Founder and CEO of inDinero, Jessica loves helping entrepreneurs run better businesses. She started inDinero back in […]

How to Leverage Blogtalkradio for Your Small Business

Every week as SmallBizLady, I conduct interviews with experts on my Twitter talk show #SmallBizChat. The show takes place every Wednesday on Twitter from 8-9 pm ET. This is excerpted from my recent interview with Tosi Ufodike,@Dare2Aspire. Tosi is the CEO of HairYum™, a vegan haircare company for naturals, the creator of Dare 2 Aspire […]