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
My Suggestions For DACA Dreamers
DACA is not a free ride in the US. There are certain hoops that Dreamers must jump through in order to stay in the US legally. Here are a few.
Planned Obsolescence — Plan Or Plot? [Listen]
When did it suddenly become OK with the public to buy more and more of the same product and failure or breakage is an accepted norm?
Donald Trump Year One
As of January 20 Donald J. Trump completed his first year in office and one thing is glaringly clear. Everyone, and I mean everyone, hates him.
Jeff Krauss on Open For Business Jan 20 [Listen]
Three time Bozeman Mayor and current Bozeman City Commissioner Jeff Krauss joined host Tom Egelhoff on the Jan 20th edition of The Open For Business Show.
Henry Kriegel On Abolitionist Frederick Douglas Play In Bozeman [Listen]
Bridge to Wellbeing program is sponsoring a free performance on Sat, Jan 20 to honor the life of the great abolitionist and freedom fighter Frederick Douglass.
Jan 13 Market Wrap Up With Tom And Shane [Listen]
Lots of topics on the table — markets, oil, gold, international markets, immigration, Trump language, and the continuing ramifications of the tax bill.
Is “Treasure State” False Advertising?
Back in the 1950s Montana was in the top 5 states in income. And why? We had a long history of gold, silver, copper lead, zinc manganese and coal mining.
The Way We Think About America Is Broken
As my Saturday co-host Shane Montalban likes to point out, we live in one of the three best country clubs in the world — Australia, Canada, and the USA.
The Redefining Of The Presidency
I’ve lived through 13 US Presidents. Some good, some bad; some popular, some unpopular. But I’ve yet to experience a president quite like Donald Trump.
Profanity In The Workplace
Before I started in radio I used profanity in the workplace, home, and sometimes in public with friends. I'm not proud of that but I should point it out here.