Opportunity

When Opportunity Knocks – Small Business

As a Small Business person you never know when an opportunity arises.  I know we do not want to come off as obnoxious also talking about your business but you never know who can over hear a conversation or one of your friends or associates business connections.   This past week I learned that one of the parents of a child on...

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Do You Want to Grow Your Business? Part 1

If you want to grow your business, I have learned the key ingredient.  I was sent a link to a very interesting article late last week by a friend of my parents, Sam Geist, who became a marketing consultant/speaker after a very successful career in retail based in Canada. According to 85% of executives surveyed by Bain & Company, the primary...

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Law Firm Set Up – Where is HR

[caption id="attachment_2669" align="alignright" width="300"] Jonny Law?[/caption] I was doing some research on what is suggested for setting up a new law firm as it is a target market for me.  I was not surprised with what I found.  American Bar Association has a website with a section dedicated to the topic and read the article linked below about what was needed...

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Software as a Service – Increasing and Productivity in Small Businesses

Software as a Service, or better known as the SaaS business model, has been a staple of the effort in large businesses to increase the Return on Investment and productivity in their use of software systems.  The major benefits of this concept is to have the vendor host the application, and be responsible for the on-going development, support and data...

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Support Small Business Week – May 1 – 8

The week of May 4 through May 8 is National Small Business Week.  I was always made aware of recognizing the small business person as a child, as I remember visiting my Grandfather's store, Goldfine Jewelers on Main Street in Woonsocket, Rhode Island.   My other Grandfather, also had a retail shop of his own in Providence, Rhode Island at one...

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How can I help?

I have really done it this time. I have been mulling over the concept of working for myself for years and finally pulled the trigger. I had always struggled with the question, if I worked for myself, what would I do?    I wanted to leverage my most valuable experience, my knowledge of Human Resource Technology, as I had been working in...

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