A few weeks ago, an old vendor we still buy a few items from called. And for an odd reason. They wanted help with a small business postmortem of their … [Read more...] about Small Business Postmortem: Funeral for a Friend
Peter Theil, in his provocative book Zero to One, talks about the power law dynamics you want to get “going” if you’re an entrepreneur working in … [Read more...] about Small Business Power Law Dynamics: Secret to Jacking Profitability?
Identifying good small business opportunities is tricky. You’ve got the folks (maybe your parents or spouse) who tell you you’re crazy to even … [Read more...] about Good Small Business Opportunities
In recent blog posts, I’ve pointed out some flaws I see in the Mr. Money Mustache and Bogleheads philosophies for preparing for … [Read more...] about Small Business Entrepreneurship Better than Bogleheads or Mr Money Mustache?
Can we talk about something that’s a little bit awkward for small business owners? Specifically, can we discuss the “why file out of state tax … [Read more...] about Why File Out of State Tax Returns
I've been binge-watching David Rubenstein's excellent TV show where he interviews news makers. And let me say that if you haven't seen the show, check … [Read more...] about Small Business Profitability: From Terrible to Great?
I’m slightly hesitant to talk about modeling portfolio leverage. The topic, in terms of personal safety, sort of resembles a discussion about how to … [Read more...] about Portfolio Leverage Modeling with cFIREsim and FIRECalc
Need a small business fringe benefits package to attract and retain good employees? Hey, me too. But it’s tough, right? We small business owners … [Read more...] about Quick and Easy Small Business Fringe Benefits
A couple of times recently, I’ve talked with taxpayers about their business education deductions. And they have questions. Some small business … [Read more...] about Business Education Deductions
In an online forum the other day, a long-time member advised someone to ignore their small business when considering their asset allocation. No one … [Read more...] about Asset Allocation for Small Business Owners and Entrepreneurs