The Nature of Business Ownership

Dear M & M: I have some general questions about the nature of business ownership in the United States and what does the landscape look like for small businesses in 2018 or going forward? – Jan Dear Jan: If history repeats itself, like it normally does, here are some statistics from the Small Business Advocacy…

Tips on the hard work of running a business

Dear M & M: This isn’t getting any easier it seems each year I am in business it gets harder. Do you have any tips? – Janice Dear Janice: “The statistics are sobering,” Intuit says. “Fifty percent of small businesses fail within the first five years; 70 percent fail within the first 10.” Sure we…