Business and Social Media: Lesson Learned

“It’s true the affirmation that social networking becomes more de rigeur, with our parents jumping on the Facebook wagon” Please, Baby Boomer, don’t be offended.  Some business owners suffer from a terrible disease, “Fear of Change.”  The fear of using new...

Terms and Expression for Procurement with the Public and Private Sector

Understanding the procurement lingo is a career.  Acronyms and terms that make no sense however, understanding them is the first step to navigate the government and corporate contracting maze. Bid:                 A quotation received from a vendor in response to a...

How to get in and stay in the Game

Thanks to David Marquez, Executive Director, Bexar County Economic Development Department and very special thanks to Rene Watson, Manager, Bexar County SMWBE Program, DBE Program Liaison and Laura Jesse, Public Information Officer The office of Small Business of Bexar...

Entrepreneurs: 90 days. On you marks, get set, go!

Regardless whether we agree with the Stimulus Package or not it is a reality and governments around the world are also implementing similar measures.  US Entrepreneurs should have the first financial impact of the Stimulus Plan in approximately 90 days. A substantial...

Ascertainment Sessions: The good, the bad & the ugly

This week I had the opportunity to serve as a speaker for the joint ascertainment session of the Houston area broadcasters.   I was invited by who has become a good friend, Dr. Natalie Evans. The initiative was very well coordinated. The comments are used to...