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
Should Bozeman Teachers Be Armed?
There was another school shooting in Florida this week. Seventeen people are dead that shouldn’t be. And the usual questions are being asked.
Would A Penny Make A Difference In Bozeman’s Economy?
What if every merchant in Bozeman reduced the price of every item in their businesses sold or provided to the public by a penny?
The Six Things Most Often Posted On Facebook
If you want to lose friends and influence no one then by all means discuss politics on Facebook with someone with differing views.
Fun Facts You Really Need To Know
I wonder if Elizabeth Taylor knew that Cleopatra lived further away from the Great Pyramids being built than the iPhone being invented. Steve Jobs rocks.
Happy Birthday Marine Corps
Project Bullet set a transcontinental speed record. A Vought F8U Crusader flew from California to New York at 725.55 mile per hour. Who was the Marine pilot?
My Top 10 Favorite Informational Web Sites
I’ve collected many web sites that have proved to be invaluable to me both as sources of information as well as major time savers. And the information is free.
Former Mayor Jeff Krauss Talks New City Manager And Black Olive Project (Listen)
Eighty-two possible candidates were reduced to six and after several interviews the Commission selected Surratt as their unanimous choice.
Five Things I Hate About Bozeman
It’s tough to find things to hate about Bozeman. It's pricey, more than a little elitist, and a little liberal. I guess I can live with two out of three.
Five Things I Love About Bozeman
I moved to Bozeman, Montana 25 years ago and never looked back. If my parents were still alive I’d slap them for not being in Montana when I was born.
I’ve Had It With The NFL
Why should someone pay $200 a ticket to be insulted by someone making more in a year than most of the working people showing up for the game earn in a lifetime.
Are We Losing America?
America was great in the 50s and 60s — if you were white. But not if you were black — or a woman.
How To Be Happier in Your Job
It seems like a lot of folks these days seem to be stuck in jobs they don’t like. In some cases it might have been the only opportunity available at the time.