Want to do business with Walmart? Nell Merlino joins Jim Blasingame to talk about the work her organization is doing to help women grow their small businesses, including being mentored by a woman small business owner who does business with Walmart.
Sure, you're an entrepreneur, but can you manage what you built? Richard Hooker joins Jim Blasingame to explain that the entrepreneurial skills used to start a business isn't what you'll need to manage and grow it.
Is there a wave of U.S. "on-shoring" happening? Mitch Free joins Jim Blasingame to discuss trends in the American manufacturing sector that is creating a move to "on-shore" more work and we have technology to thank.
What will the future hold for community banks? Mike Menzies joins Jim Blasingame to report that community banks have had to make adjustments after the financial crisis, but will continue to be an abiding partner with small businesses.
Want to become a better manager? Bob Kustka joins Jim Blasingame to encourage small business owners to become a more effective executive by working with an executive coach to help evaluate personal performance.
How would you know if your own productivity is slipping? Bob Kustka joins Jim Blasingame to encourage small business owners to evaluate their personal productivity, including the value of taking some time away from the business.
Here are three things all successful entrepreneurs do. John Bradberry joins Jim Blasingame to reveal that successful entrepreneurs know what their customers expect, how to be innovative and are resilient in the face of adversity.
Here's a great entrepreneurial story that will make you smile. John Bradberry joins Jim Blasingame to relate the story of how SAP CEO Bill McDermott got his start as a teenage entrepreneur by doing some innovative customer service practices.
How much do you try to justify a management decision? Ed Kopf joins Jim Blasingame to talk about the problems with decisions you have to justify, and why a small business CEO needs a board of advisors of business peers.
How much are your decisions guided by impressions and intuition? Ed Kopf joins Jim Blasingame to recommend way to incorporate your instincts and deliberation together in important decisions.
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