SOPA – What is it?

SOPA is he latest attempt at stopping online piracy which for the most part is a good thing. The problem is that the latest series of bills also affects our liberty. Protecting against copyright infringement and illegal content on websites. These bills are supposedly targeted at websites that allow indiscriminant piracy on a huge scale. [...]

By | January 18th, 2012|Technology, The Economy, Tips For Small Business|Comments Off on SOPA – What is it?

Selling Your business or Getting Funding Online

Whether your trying to get funding for your business or if your trying to get the best selling price for your buiness, the internet is most likely the premium choice for advertising and bidding it out. Here are some great dealmaking strategies from the video below. Create a Great Story Think like a buyer Use [...]

By | November 4th, 2011|Advertising, BetterBizWorks, The Economy, Tips For Small Business|Comments Off on Selling Your business or Getting Funding Online

American Jobs Act – What’s In It?

If you would like to know what's in the American Jobs Act in Plain English. Read This. Every American should put their political opinions aside and look at this act. This act can help small business. It can create jobs for people. We Scraped the information off of http://www.whitehouse.gov/     Here are the Highlights: [...]

By | October 1st, 2011|Current Events, Staten Island, The Economy, Tips For Small Business|Comments Off on American Jobs Act – What’s In It?

What To Do With Your Family Business

Like anywhere else in America, Staten Island has it's share of family owned business. Many family members step into an already running business started by their mother, father or grandparents. Some people keep the businesses going just the way they were and do well, others improve it, destroy it or sell it. The dilemma is [...]

By | September 11th, 2011|The Economy, Tips For Small Business|Comments Off on What To Do With Your Family Business

Government Shutdown – Government Waste

With all of the controversy on government spending , shutdown and waste, I found this commercial on CNN thought provoking. Every American should watch this. Every American should be aware that almost none of our politicians regardless of party line is not doing their job as well as they could. We need to put our [...]

By | April 8th, 2011|Lessons, The Economy|Comments Off on Government Shutdown – Government Waste

Can We Please Stop Spending?

What is it going to take before our government realizes that if we have to stop spending, so do they. We are making the same mistakes we made during the depression and no one speaks up. Our government must get financially prudent. Their spending like kids in a candy store and there seems to be [...]

By | January 8th, 2011|The Economy|Comments Off on Can We Please Stop Spending?

I Want My Bailout Money

Here a new song that may not make the top 10, but it makes some good points. If it wasn't so pathetic it would be funny.  

By | January 6th, 2011|Humor, The Economy|Comments Off on I Want My Bailout Money

A Flicker of Hope for Small Business

A few breaks for small business owners, some incentives to help small business expand, and some public thrashing of the money center banks for their lack of participation in lending. These are important steps and a good beginning for that may help fuel a turn around in our economy. Unfortunately I am not seeing enough [...]

By | January 5th, 2011|The Economy|Comments Off on A Flicker of Hope for Small Business

Finally Some Support for Small Business

I stumbled across this video of Newt Gingrich and American Solutions for winning the future. This video makes sense. Why isn't anyone listening and letting their local politicians know that this is what we need. Turn-around and growth in this economy will depend on growth in the small business sector. That's where the new jobs [...]

By | January 5th, 2011|The Economy, Tips For Small Business|Comments Off on Finally Some Support for Small Business