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 email@example.com "Open for Business" Past Shows: http://kmmsam.com/open-for-business-re-broadcasts-with-tom-shane/
03.24.18 Open For Business Show Summary
This show has it all. Gun Marches, Omnibus Bill, Fed Reserve Rate Hike, Uber Accident, Legal Stuff, Check it OUT.
03.23.18 Open for Business Market Wrap Up With Tom And Shane [Listen]
Since it’s an Omnibus Bill that gives President Trump the option to do whatever he wants with the money regardless of where the money is directed in the bill.
Montana State University Still Has a Koch Problem
When we let political correctness rule our lives then we have no lives. If you fear retaliation for your own individual thought’s — then please stop thinking.
Bozeman City Commission – Their Own Worst Enemy
WinFoods wanted to open here but the city commission would have none of it. Not unless you make it a Taj Mahal WinFoods. They’re now in Helena instead.
Could We Fix Bozeman With Tariffs?
Granted, tariffs are going to be a hard sell to a predominantly liberal city commission. They'd have to weigh the good of the community against a Trump tool.
Is The Cold War Back?
In my opinion we’re on the verge of another Cold War of epic proportions. China, Russia and No. Korea all bring big weapons to the party and that's not good.
03.17.18 Weekly Market Wrap-Up With Tom and Shane [Listen]
Will self-driving trucks replace truck drivers? Plus, the ramifications of tariffs between the US, Canada and China were a hot topic with callers.
What If Tariffs Are Terrific?
We only have a 2 percent duty fee for almost 75 percent of foreign goods entering this country. Two percent is hardly a protection for American workers.
Friday Factual Fun Facts About Farming
When it’s time to socialize you’re pretty well done at 9 PM. Making it all the way through a movie is a real challenge. Not too many second dates for farmers.
School Walkout Across America
I’m a child of the 60s and my generation invented protesting and demonstrations. Vietnam War and Civil Rights — HELLO.