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HOW TO MANAGE THROUGH TRUMP TURMOIL

By JIM KENDALL This material originally appeared as one of Jim’s Daily Herald columns   Whether Donald Trump is the savior his supporters voted for or the devil who will ruin the nation doesn’t matter,

RESOLVE TO ACCEPT YOUR BANKER’S LUNCH INVITE

  By JIM KENDALL This material originally appeared as one of Jim’s Daily Herald columns   No one does New Year’s resolutions yet.  Except us. That’s because our resolutions aren’t the “I’ll study harder and

YOUR BUSINESS’ INFRASTRUCTURE

  By JIM KENDALL This material originally appeared as one of Jim’s Daily Herald columns   The infrastructure that supports most small businesses typically doesn’t involve roads and bridges.  Think instead about such internal structures

HOW TO MANAGE ENTREPRENEURIAL STRESS

  By JIM KENDALL This material originally appeared as one of Jim’s Daily Herald columns   Ray Simon likes to walk to work. “I walked to work this morning,” he said when we talked last

HOW BUSINESS CAN TACKLE THE HOMELESS PROBLEM

  By JIM KENDALL This material originally appeared as one of Jim’s Daily Herald columns   “Look, Bill.  The Swansons – she has that CPA firm in Glenview – have added something to our group’s

ARE WE MISSING GOOD LOAN OPPORTUNITIES?

By JIM KENDALL This material originally appeared as one of Jim’s Daily Herald columns   Set aside the nearly genetic, if somewhat justifiable, small business concerns about government paperwork, and the fact arises that we

THE MANUFACTURING-HIGH SCHOOL LINK

  By JIM KENDALL This material originally appeared as one of Jim’s Daily Herald columns   Looking to fill increasingly hi-tech manufacturing jobs?  Take a look at your local high school: * Mike O’Connor wants

WHAT WOULD SHAKESPEARE DO?

By JIM KENDALL This material originally appeared as one of Jim’s Daily Herald columns   Who cares whether you write a blog? Maybe you should.  Early in his new book, ”Write Right – Sell Now,”

MAKING YOUR WEBSITE MOBILE FRIENDLY

  By JIM KENDALL This material originally appeared as one of Jim’s Daily Herald columns Everyone, it seems, has a smartphone.  And they use it a lot, even when you thought they were paying rapt

A GUIDE TO TAXES, STRUCTURE & BASIS

By JIM KENDALL This material originally appeared as one of Jim’s Daily Herald columns   The first thing to know about Leif Jensen is that he’s a CPA – president of Leif Jensen & Associates,