SBA Loans: What You Need to Know

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Disclaimer: I am a business strategist, not an attorney or banker. As with any important transaction, make sure you receive professional advice to assess your risk. For small business owners, today may mark one of the most important...

How to Protect Your Business from Coronavirus

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Originally published in Vistage Research Center. Companies that prepare for circumstances they can predict are in the best position to react to events they can’t control. Business owners facing the threat of coronavirus (COVID-19)...

What To Spend on Marketing in 2020

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Vistage member and speaker Marc Emmer provides an annual analysis of marketing investment and trends that inform marketers’ strategic decisions. A key source for this analysis is The CMO Survey, published biannually by Duke...

10 Business Impacts of the Coronavirus

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]In an age where news has become entertainment, few stories pass the acid test of sustaining a week-long news cycle. The coronavirus, considered less lethal than the bird flu or SARS, has captured our attention in part because of the...

Kobe Bryant’s Superpower

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Kobe Bryant was the rarest of athletes. The man could fly. He could score at will. He could electrify a building of 19,000 fans. The man was larger than life. But even more remarkable than what Kobe did was how he did it. Kobe Bryant...