Month: September 2022

4 Reasons Your Business Needs a Business Plan

Our mission is to help small business reach their maximum potential, and one tool we use to do that is business planning. Here are four reasons you need a business plan. A business plan directs you toward your ultimate goals. Think of it like a GPS for your business. The process illuminates blind spots. Through …

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Solid Gold Mentoring Advice

Excerpt from Writer’s Almanac. Today is the birthday of American composer and musician George Gershwin (1898), whose lyrical and jazzy pieces, like Rhapsody in Blue, “Summertime,” “I Got Rhythm,” and “Embraceable You,” has become part of the American Songbook and influenced musicians like Charlie Parker and Janis Joplin. Gershwin and his brother Ira wrote the music for popular shows …

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Women in Business Series: Christina Walters of Night Dispatch

Slark Consulting Group’s Women in Business Series are videos where other female entrepreneurs can find inspiration, listen to other women’s stories, gain new knowledge and insights, and be inspired by women who are achieving in business and life.  In this video, I speak with Christina Walters, owner of Night Dispatch, who shares what it is …

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Nine-Eleven

Twenty-one years ago on this date, in 2001, 19 al-Qaeda terrorists hijacked four commercial airplanes. Two of the planes crashed into the twin towers of New York’s World Trade Center; a third crashed into the Pentagon. On the fourth, which was bound for Washington, D.C., passengers attempted to take control of the plane, and it …

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