3 Pointers for Choosing a Business to Start

Q: I love kids and would like to start a service-oriented business. My head hurts from trying to decide what to do…children’s day care, after-school care, exercise gym, summer camp. Could you give me some advice? Mel Miami A: You’ve made a great start by identifying the types of businesses you’d like to own. Here…read more

Should I Start a Coupon Biz? Q&A

Q: I am interested in producing targeted coupon books for my community. Do you have any further research on this topic? A: The web is affecting the local coupon business in several ways. First, it can help you distribute your coupon books. Someone entering a city name and the word “coupon” into a search engine…read more

10 Pet Businesses to Start Today

Got a love for pooches? A hankering for kitties? Then these pet businesses will be right up your alley. The array of product and service businesses for pet owners is only limited by your imagination. Many people treat their pets like their children and, following that logic, most products that people want for themselves, they’ll…read more

Top 12 Advertising Mistakes to Avoid

Q: I’ve spent a ton of money advertising in lots of different media, but it doesn’t seem like I have much to show for it. Can you tell me plainly and simply how to advertise so it will work? A: I applaud your honesty. The simple truth is, most advertisers feel just like you do,…read more

New Amerilube Hours 2017 — Extended Saturday Hours!

Starting January 1st of 2017 we will be changing our regular weekday hours from 10–7 to 9 to 6. We hope opening earlier will help better serve the needs of the community. Saturdays will also be changing — the hours for Saturday will be 8–5 We will remain closed on Sundays.

Where I Am At — What Is Going On

I don’t want to lie and say I haven’t had time to do written content, I am just trying to position myself to do a better job of being more consistent across all mediums. Here is a bullet point list of what I have done since the last post. Opened a new location in Chicago…read more