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Business strategy...what is it, really!? And, is my small business even big enough to warrant a strategy?
Tue, Sep 19, 2017 11:03:00 AM
10 Most Common High Tech Business Plan Fails
by Tim Berry Mon, Sep 18, 2017 7:28:00 PM
I was asked about high-tech business plan fails on Quora recently. So this isn’t about lean plans for all business owners, but just the business plans submitted
Mon, Sep 18, 2017 7:28:00 PM
Every business experiences "growing pains" as it moves from infancy to adolescence and finally, maturity. Whether or
Fri, Sep 08, 2017 11:01:00 AM
Ohio Ranked in the Top 5 For Asset Protection Trust Laws
by J. Paul Fidler Fri, Sep 01, 2017 8:36:00 PM
A recent release by a well-known Nevada asset protection lawyer ranks states by their domestic asset protection trust laws.  Ohio was ranked in the top 5
Fri, Sep 01, 2017 8:36:00 PM
Business is becoming increasingly complex. And, just like "it takes a village" to raise a child, it
Thu, Aug 31, 2017 6:03:00 PM
goodcounsel named Chicago’s “Best Firm For Startups”
by Kenneth Obel Thu, Aug 31, 2017 5:06:00 PM
We awoke recently to congratulatory email messages from colleagues and friends. “Above the Law,” a notable online publication that covers the legal scene, published an article
Thu, Aug 31, 2017 5:06:00 PM
Using The Startup Way to Turn Big Orgs into Lean Startups
by Melissa Z. Moore Thu, Aug 31, 2017 2:09:00 AM
Written by Misti Yang, Contributor for Lean Startup Co.In the opening paragraphs of Eric Ries’s upcoming book The Startup Way, Eric sets the scene: He arrived
Thu, Aug 31, 2017 2:09:00 AM
Why Do We Need Financial Forecasts?
by Tim Berry Mon, Aug 28, 2017 8:20:00 PM
Business owners and managers do financial forecasting to enhance  management. Anticipate essential flows of money to manage them better. Forecasting is a necessary first step towards managing
Mon, Aug 28, 2017 8:20:00 PM
While "executing" my morning routine, I realized my crack of dawn habit was messed up. Designed to
Mon, Aug 28, 2017 3:08:00 PM
Some initial thoughts about blockchain and the law
by Kenneth Obel Fri, Aug 25, 2017 3:34:00 PM
For those who have not yet encountered this particular creature: blockchain is a distributed online ledger of transactions made possible by internet protocols and strong cryptography. It is
Fri, Aug 25, 2017 3:34:00 PM