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Burdensome Government Regulation = Business Closure

Upon our founding last summer, we proactively condemned the extensive government mandates and regulations surrounding COVID, saying that such extreme measures did not remediate the virus to the extent they believed and also stressing the likely damage to the business...

Support, Not Attack, Small Business

The Virginia Attorney General labeled a small business in Virginia an “imminent threat” because they did not follow various mandates regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, but the courts ruled in favor of the small business (Lanum, 2021). This type of attack against small...

Adapting To the New Normal

Everyone wants to go back to normal; the vast majority of small business owners want to go back to the way we used to do things. Normal gatherings, foot traffic as a metric, face-to-face communication for closing deals, so and on and so forth. Relying on the old...

Reflections on Mentor Groups

This is a short podcast discussing a few takeaways from our mentor groups this past week. During this week’s meetings, a few things that really stood out were the “I think” vs “I know” thought process, the importance of continuous learning, and the importance of...

Real Small Business with Leah Hoppes

In this episode of Real Small Business, Leah Hoppes of Vision Force Marketing joins us to share her life story of business – why she got into small business, the highs and lows, what she does specifically, as well as her tips for small business owners which you can...