Welcome to the Legal Bits for Business Show.
I am both a business owner and a lawyer. I will be your guide through the universe where law and business mix and occasionally collide.
It is my goal to take the corporate speak, and the legal speak out of the issue and talk about what’s really going on.
Legal Bits Episode #108 – Unique Value
The difference between a good business idea and an actually good business is often the people involved. Connections are about people, not ideas or accolades. A savvy business owner understands the importance of building relationships and embracing uniqueness.
With a house full of boys […]
Legal Bits Episode #107 – Here’s the Deal
Sometimes an entrepreneur needs to cash out – or cash in. Businesses can evolve and take on a life of their own, and if the value of the business suggests it can survive with almost anyone at the wheel, it might be […]
Legal Bits Episode #106 – Just Try Again
In life, the hits are inevitable. Good days come, and bad days do, too. The bruises left by the painful experiences make the bad days seem to linger longer than the good days, and the strength necessary to get back up seems […]
Legal Bits Episode #105 – Serial Senior
For some entrepreneurs, the world is a series of opportunities. There are problems everywhere, and every problem can have a solution. With the effort and time necessary, a serial entrepreneur can pack several lifetimes of experience into a full life. The trick is […]
Legal Bits Episode #104 – Organized Transition
Some businesses capitalize on necessary services; everyone needs food, everyone needs insurance. Eventually, everyone needs to go through end of life planning. Even though the process may look different for each individual, there are plenty of details to consider with care, estate planning, […]
Legal Bits Episode #103 – Storybook Ending
Sometimes a good story almost writes itself. A crafty entrepreneur will seize the opportunity when it presents itself. The words must be put on paper, and some branding must be done. Even a good story is only as effective as the work behind […]
Legal Bits Episode #102 – Market Research
A business can only be as successful as its market. For any entrepreneur, an understanding of the market he or she wishes to occupy is a critical piece to building a thriving business. While the concept seems simple, few businesspeople truly invest in […]
Legal Bits Episode #101 – High Steaks
Almost every entrepreneur is unafraid of risk. Starting a business – especially with an idea for a new market – is risky. The chance of success is what makes it tempting, and the chance of failure is what makes most people keep their day […]
Legal Bits Episode #100 – The Century Mark
A legacy matters, and a business owner understands the value in celebrating a legacy. If a farm is both recognized by an official program and stays in the family for 100 years, the farm is officially recorded as a Century Farm. Many farmers […]
Legal Bits Episode #99 – Lifelong Developer
If an opportunity presents itself, an entrepreneur seizes the moment. Even if the plan said to wait or to start at a different point, the keen businessperson understands the opening is critical to success. With the skill and passion to make the chance […]