Category Archives: Business Trends

Change is Opportunity for Small Businesses

Everything is changing. Brand loyalty is becoming a relic of the past. Mass markets have all but disappeared. With the Internet, there are no boundaries and even small companies can stand toe-to-toe with their larger competitors. Most importantly, there are almost no secrets; anybody can track anything. Looking at the recent past, premium goods and Continue Reading...

Your Business Needs to Use the Internet

The Chicago Tribune just published a list of companies the local venture capital firms invested in so far this year.  I scanned the list and it looked to me like 90% of these now-funded start-ups are in the Internet and/or software businesses. Actually when you think about it, that makes perfect sense.  Wouldn’t you want Continue Reading...