You know what social networking is, but do you know what social commerce is? Judy Balint talks with Jim Blasingame about this relatively new angle for online networking, which is focused on entrepreneurs.
"21st century success will require you to leverage technology effectively."
"Starting a small business is easy – operating and growing a successful one is not."
Jim received the Small Business Advocate of the Year Award from<i>The New York Enterprise Report</i>.
Jim does his Mickey impersonation at an SBA annual gala in Orlando, Florida.
On stage with Paul Sarvadi, CEO of Insperity, and Bob McTeer, former President of the Dallas Fed.
Jim and his friend, Fred Hochberg, chairman and president of the Export-Import Bank of the U.S.
Speaking to an audience at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in Washington, D.C.
"The Age of the Customer is replacing the Age of the Seller."
Jim speaks to his peeps at a local chamber of commerce.
Jim and Davonna are honored to work with the King, Arnold Palmer, and his hospitals.
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
Aris Melissaratos, former Sec. of the Maryland Dept. of Business and Economic Development, and Jim
Jim loves interviewing his heroes, small business owners!
Speaking at a Zions Bank small business event.
Jim and Karen Kerrigan, President & CEO of the Small Business and Entrepreneurship Council
Jim is a high-energy keynote speaker.
Jim autographs one of his books and shares a story.
Jim lu-u-uvs local chambers of commerce!.
Mitt Romney and Hector Barreto on stage at The Latino Coalition's Annual Economic Summit during Small Business Week 2012.