Small Business owners are the heroes of our economy! According to the Small Business Administration (SBA) Office of Advocacy, small businesses account for 99.7% of US employers. They pay more than 45% of total
I have a passion for helping small business owners succeed. I have had the privilege of helping hundreds of small and start-up businesses obtain various forms of financing during the last 18 years. I still have a few clients that I began working for in 1994. As a “hands-on” commercial bank lender and now independent consultant, I have seen nearly every conceivable type of small business challenge imaginable.
My vision for this blog is to discuss practical information and advice that will allow a reader to spend 5 minutes reading it and take away something of value to help them manage some aspect of managing money. If I can get you to think about new ideas and creative ways to manage your company’s most valuable asset – cash, I feel I will have succeeded.
I want to see small business owners not only survive, but to thrive in our difficult economy. It can be done! I welcome your ideas for topics. If I don’t know an answer to a question you may have, I will seek out the best source I can to assist me in providing small business owners the information they need on financing related topics.
I personally believe that “Wall Street” bears the primary blame for the tough times small business owners are facing in obtaining capital to operate their business, but I see small business owners working on a daily basis to adapt and thrive in a tough environment. I also believe it will be “
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