I’ve been the host of "Open for Business," a business and consumer talk show on KMMS since 2004. I’m the author of "How to Market, Advertise and Promote Your Business or Service In Your Own Backyard" (Wiley), and "The Small Town Advertising Handbook: How to Say More and Spend Less," and "How to Market, Advertise and Promote Your Business or Service In A Small Town.” All Available on Amazon. One of my books has been a textbook at the University of Alaska and Missouri State University. I’ve appeared on MSNBC's "Your Business" with JJ Ramberg, featured in Costco Connection Magazine (twice), Target Market Magazine, Emerging Business, Business Adviser, and magazines in China, India and Turkey. Follow me on Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn or Web Site: www.smalltownmarketing.com Call the show at (406) 522 - 8255 – Text 266-7617 Email me at firstname.lastname@example.org "Open for Business" Past Shows: http://kmmsam.com/open-for-business-re-broadcasts-with-tom-shane/
Welcome to Homogenized America
Imagine being a second grader and having your identity stolen. You’re not a he or a she you’re sort of an it. Sounds like a cousin of the Addams Family.
Does Bozeman Need a Local Option Sales Tax?
I have some experience with sales tax. One hard and fast rule about sales tax is — once implemented they always go up — never down.
You Can’t See Bozeman For The Smoke
No matter what we do fire season shows up each year in late July or early August and usually lasts until the first big snowfall.
Would Someone Please Define Affordable Housing in Bozeman?
How do you define who wins the affordable home lottery and wins the home? Number of rooms, price point, neighborhood, income?
07.28.18 Market Wrap Up With Tom and Shane [Listen]
Thanks to a 4.1 percent growth in GDP and the European Union capitulating on trade the US stock market took off as did the European markets.
Who Will Pick Up For Bill Cosby?
In addition to TV and a stand-up comedy routine, Cosby lectured at colleges about African-American’s taking it upon themselves to better their lives.
July 21st Weekly Market Wrap Up with Tom & Shane [Listen]
Callers were asked to call about how much the tax cuts hurt or helped individuals. Several called and one caller talked about the amounts a friend saved.
No American Guilt Here Thank You Very Much
Do you feel guilty being born in America or a citizen of the US? It seems that there's a segment of society that feels guilty by just being an American.
Jul. 21 – County Commissioner White on Tax Increases & Budget [Listen]
A few years ago, the legislature passed a bill that forces the larger Montana counties with larger tax bases to subsidize smaller counties with smaller tax bases.
How Will Bozeman Grow Up?
If I’ve learned anything about Bozeman in my 25 years, it’s that Bozeman does pretty much what it wants regardless of any outside influence.