Top 3 Things Every Small Business Must Do

Marketing and Strategy

When talking to people about how things are going in their business, I have discovered some common tasks.  People who have successful businesses are doing certain things on a regular basis that appear to be similar. Also, it seems those who are struggling are not doing these things. In addition, I have noticed that sometimes small businesses believe that the normal business principles that work for larger companies do not apply to them because they are a small company.  At times, small business operators are not necessarily formally trained in business, rather, just nice people with a great idea trying to figure out how to make it work. That got me thinking about what key elements that I feel make businesses successful to avoid potential pitfalls. Below are the three things that I feel are critical for every small business to ensure success. Continue reading

June 21st, 2013 Show Notes

June 21st Show Audio

Please find some links and notes from the 2 Regular Guys Podcast from June 21st, 2013, so you can get more details on some of the items we discussed. Thanks to Erich Campbell of Black Duck, Fred Foster and Johnny of KillerGraphics for your interaction in the chat room on the live show! Continue reading