I’ve has 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
Interview With US Senate Candidate Troy Downing [Listen]
Troy Downing, Republican Candidate for US Senate, paid a visit to the Saturday Edition of Open for Business hosted by Tom Egelhoff.
Open for Business Market Wrap Up Nov. 2, 2017 [Listen]
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is once again the richest man in the world topping the $100 billion mark thanks to online Christmas sales.
Good Customer Service Has Nothing to Do With The Customer
Does Wal-Mart have trained sales associates in each department? Why not? Wouldn’t that improve service? It would violate their low-price business model.
Kate Steinle Trial — Accused Murder By Illegal Immigrant — Verdict Not Guilty.
A good case could be made that this person should not have been in the United States at all. Especially since he’d been deported multiple times.
I’m Ashamed Of The Bozeman City Commission
The agreement itself, which is voluntary, doesn’t bind anyone legally to do anything. It’s pie in the sky promises. There’s no fine, tax, or penalty to anyone.
Fun Facts You Really Need To Know
I wonder if Elizabeth Taylor knew that Cleopatra lived further away from the Great Pyramids being built than the iPhone being invented. Steve Jobs rocks.
How To Make Quick Decisions
Decisions, decisions, decisions. Some small and some large. What to wear to work vs. what will bankrupt your company or cost you your job?
Hallmark Christmas Movies
Hallmark movie plots are all the same. A woman, always single or widowed, finds herself at the end of her rope and definitely not in the Christmas spirit.
Shop Till You Drop
Let’s face facts. Men suck at shopping. We think a chain saw is romantic. We’ve never seemed to grasp that diamonds are a girl’s best friend.
Fads: I’ll Never Have A Man Bun
I can’t imagine a motivation strong enough for me to spend $10 to attach a clump of hair to the top of my head and go out in public thinking I’m really cool.