Who knew that a two month delay would make the topic of helping small businesses thrive in a slow economy even more timely? Back in August, Yvonne and I were invited to speak at a roundtable in New York City entitled "Who Says a Slow Economy Has to Slow Down Your Small Business?" hosted by Brother.
- Carmina Perez — Mogulette-in-the-Making
- Bob Phibbs — The Retail Doctor
- Gene Marks — The Marks Group
- Peter Piazza — About.com Guide to Printers & Scanners
- Jay Heyman — All You Need is a Good Idea
I've been waiting for the video to post about the discussion and now that they're here, today's time crunch prevents me from doing anything but posting them. As might be expected, some of the "good stuff" (at least as I perceived it) got left on the cutting room floor. So I'll try to do another post later to fill in some details. But I do think the clips here provide a useful variety of ideas on how small businesses can weather the current economic crisis.
Here's the first clip (follow the link at the bottom to the full post for the others):