.Jonathan DeYoe

Jul 28, 2010

Let’s Close the Financial Literacy Gap

As I wrestled with my English homework at the kitchen table, my father would remind me that "knowledge is power." He knew the hours...
Jun 30, 2010

Crafting an Elegant Exit Strategy for Your Small Business

Money generally winds up in one or more places after the sale of a business: the pocket of the seller, the family of the...
May 26, 2010

To Buy or Not to Buy Your Office

Deciding whether to buy or lease commercial space for one's business requires balancing short-term considerations with long-term plans. Current cash flow needs and growth...
Apr 28, 2010

Passing the Baton of Your Family Business

W. Randy Jones, the founder of Worth Magazine and author of The Richest Man in Town, writes that "ninety-four of the 100 Richest Men...
Mar 31, 2010

Want Your Customers to Buy Local? You Have to Earn It

Every local business owner I know would be thrilled to read a newspaper headline proclaiming the success of the president's economic stimulus program. Although...
Feb 24, 2010

Even Small Foundations Have a Big Responsibility

Anyone who runs a nonprofit organization should be heartened by the unprecedented generosity of our fellow citizens following the devastating earthquake in Haiti last...
Jan 27, 2010

Losing a Partner? Don’t Lose the Business

If you and your spouse die without a formal guardianship plan for your kids, the state decides who raises them. If you become incapacitated...