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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,

HOW TO MAKE A NEW BUSINESS CONNECTION

  By JIM KENDALL This material originally appeared as one of Jim’s Daily Herald columns   It’s that time of year:  The kids, many of them, are back in school.  Cubs fans are hoping; Sox

‘DE-MYSTIFYING’ HEALTH BILLS

  By JIM KENDALL This material originally appeared as one of Jim’s Daily Herald columns   Running a business that takes the mystery – and, often, the errors – out of reams of doctor, hospital

8 TIPS: HOW TO ENJOY YOUR REUNION

 By Cyndi Maxey A Chicago-based speaker, author and coach, Cyndi Maxey knows how to harvest the communications techniques that result in stellar presentations and, especially, positive results. She also has a practical sense of humor,

TOO MUCH TO DO?

By JIM KENDALL This material originally appeared as one of Jim’s Daily Herald columns   If today is Monday.  Brian Basilico is working on his blog, podcast and other ways to market the services he

AUTHOR PROVIDES THOUGHT GEMS TO CONSIDER

By JIM KENDALL This material originally appeared as one of Jim’s Daily Herald columns   I don’t know Lee Eisenstaedt that well, but we have broken bread a few times and had several interesting conversations

SPONSORSHIPS OFFER POTENTIALLY HIGH REWARDS

By JIM KENDALL This material originally appeared as one of Jim’s Daily Herald columns   The good news is that there are several low-cost, potentially high-return sponsorships that may be a good fit as your

De-Bunking the Myth that Cold Calling is Dead

By STACIA SKINNER This Guest Business Owners' Blog, written by Stacia Skinner, originally appeared in the Creative Training Solutions newsletter.  For more on small business selling techniques, contact Stacia at 847-577-4115.   Recently, there has