How do you get a small business start-up off the ground during a recession? Paul Tobey and Jim Blasingame talk about some of the key steps that must be taken in order to get your new business started successfully.
Jim is a high-energy keynote speaker.
Jim speaks to his peeps at a local chamber of commerce.
"The Age of the Customer is replacing the Age of the Seller."
Mitt Romney and Hector Barreto on stage at The Latino Coalition's Annual Economic Summit during Small Business Week 2012.
Jim and Davonna are honored to work with the King, Arnold Palmer, and his hospitals.
On stage with Paul Sarvadi, CEO of Insperity, and Bob McTeer, former President of the Dallas Fed.
Aris Melissaratos, former Sec. of the Maryland Dept. of Business and Economic Development, and Jim
Jim autographs one of his books and shares a story.
Jim loves interviewing his heroes, small business owners!
Jim addresses an SBA audience during Small Business Week.
Jim received the Small Business Advocate of the Year Award fromThe New York Enterprise Report.
Jim does his Mickey impersonation at an SBA annual gala in Orlando, Florida.
Speaking to an audience at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in Washington, D.C.
Jim has been a frequent emcee during Small Business Week for the U.S. Small Business Administration.
Emceeing a black tie event for the SBA
Jim and his friend, Fred Hochberg, chairman and president of the Export-Import Bank of the U.S.
Jim and Karen Kerrigan, President & CEO of the Small Business and Entrepreneurship Council
Speaking at a Zions Bank small business event.
"Starting a small business is easy – operating and growing a successful one is not."
Jim moderates a panel discussion for the U.S. Chamber's Small Business Summit in Washington, D.C.