The Business of Linux – Series Start

It’s become quite clear to me that I’ll never fit all I want or need to say about the business of Linux in my LinuxCon talk. In fact I could make it a full day workshop and still not cover everything there is to know about making money on products …

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Beginning with the finishing touches

So here’s another general response that pops up all the time when I’m counseling at SCORE. The question is usually something like “Is $1400 too much to pay for a 5 page website?” So my answer is usually something like this… If I knew more about the type of business, …

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Wanna get married?

This morning I was asked if forming a business partnership is the right move when a small business owner doesn’t bring all the necessary skills to the table. I’m always a bit nervous about partnerships, so I used my standby response… The leading cause of divorce is money. With business, …

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