Business Boost: Business Planning for Oregon

by Tim Berry

I hope it doesn’t seem like total self promotion — I’ve tried to avoid that as much as possible on this blog — but hey, tomorrow Palo Alto Software is going to give away thousands of copies of Business Plan Pro (and not a light version, the upscale, premier version) for free to Oregonians who... Read More »

Business Planning in Times of Rapid Change

by Tim Berry

How does business planning change in this new world of instant media, short attention spans, and rapid change? Is it different these days? Can we plan at all? And secondly, from the point of view of the angel investor, what does an investor look at in a business plan. I had a very friendly, fun,... Read More »

Webinar Next Wednesday: Just Start that Business

by Tim Berry

I like the title: “Just Start,” as in start your business, shades of the now famous Nike “Just do it” campaign. Just start. I’m pleased to be speaking along with John Jantsch of Duct Tape Marketing, Ken Yancey, CEO of SCORE, and Rich Sloan of StartupNation for this free webinar next wednesday. It’s a free... Read More »

Solving the Job Crisis One Job at a Time

by Tim Berry

Blogs are supposed to be personal, right? So allow me to personalize. Let’s consider the plight of one Megan Berry, 22 years old today, graduating from Stanford in two months with close to straight As. Megan wants a job. More specifically, she wants a job related to social media and Internet marketing in the Silicon... Read More »

Planning Workshop in Eugene Jan. 22

by Tim Berry

I'm sorry for the late notice, but, if you're in or near Eugene, Oregon tomorrow Jan. 22, Sabrina Parsons and I are doing a planning workshop for smartups.org. Live and in person. That's 5 to 7 pm at the Vistas... Read More »

Marketing Plan Opportunity – Today

by Tim Berry

My friend and colleague John Jantsch, author of Duct Tape Marketing, sent me this overnight. I had the pleasure of participating in one of his workshops last month in Chicago, and I highly recommend it. If you're anywhere near Northern... Read More »

Books, Business, Live Webcast.

by Tim Berry

I just got an email from Roger Parker, who will be be interviewing me Today live on the Guerrilla Marketing Association website, from 7 to 9 PM EDT, meaning 4 to 5 PM for us West Coasters. He seems to... Read More »

Number One Business Plan Book

by Tim Berry

I hope you'll forgive me this post, but it took a long time writing, absorbed most of my Spring, and involved a lot of work by other people with editing, design, and so so forth. These things go up and... Read More »

Speed Mentoring in Corvallis Thursday

by Tim Berry

If you're within striking distance of Corvallis, I'll be speaking Thursday at Iovino's Ristorante on the Riverfront, at noon. Here's the info: Speaker Lunch - business in Corvallis, Oregon. Read More »

Please Join Me Tomorrow, Wednesday

by Tim Berry

Allow me to invite you to tune in to WDEL, 1150 AM in Wilmington, Delaware, or to join via Internet radio at www.wdel.com, where I'll be a guest of host Rick Jensen for his daily talk show. The topic is... Read More »