PPP Loans – the BIGGEST Tip of All

According to Forbes, only 6% of small businesses received funds through the PPP loan program despite there being MANY more applicants. (https://www.forbes.com/sites/brockblake/2020/04/19/ppp-loans-good-bad-ugly/#5ef025707189) We received PPP funding on Wednesday of last week for two different businesses (and I directly helped two other companies, who also got funded last week through different banks). There is now a […]

Recruiting Quality People

Running a lighting showroom is no different than any other business in one key way: success depends upon the strength of our team. Here are some tips on how to identify and recruit the best people to your team. NARROW THE FIELD…GIVE HOMEWORKYears ago I started putting a homework assignment in every job application I post. This was […]