Inconvenient Facts

Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored, [Aldous Huxley]. and we expand further: Facts do not cease to exist or have their impacts, because they are inconvenient and are then dutifully ignored.

About The Banner Picture

The Thinker, is a bronze sculpture by Auguste Rodin. Rodin first conceived the figure as part of his work The Gates of Hell commissioned in 1880. Wikipedia, September 2018. When I first saw the statue, I was captured by the concept (in my mind) of a person thinking...

Unpacking The Basics

Let’s unpack the post Starting a business – The Basics and learn the foundational concepts to starting a business. You will find fuller descriptions of the following in both the eBook Starting a Business – With Facts, Not Faith, which delves into the fundamental...

Yet Another Business Advisory For Startups?

There are many sources (books, websites, courses, mentors etc.) that will provide advice on how to start a business. Congratulations, you just found another. Many of those sources will tell you that you need a vision, commitment, energy, passion, …, and so will...

Is this a Get Rich Quick website?

SMB is NOT another Get Rich Quick website. Sorry, if that’s what you were looking for, you’ve arrived at the wrong place. What we deal with here is inconvenient facts regarding starting a business. On the contrary, SMB is going to go to great pains to point out that:...