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Finding Success in Creative Ways…
  • Wednesday, April 24th, 2013 at 3:47 pm
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One thing I love about my job is hearing the stories from small business owners all over the country. Last year, we helped 97 small business owners in 27 states purchase, construct, renovate, or refinance their commercial property. When you work with that many business owners, you’re bound to hear some wonderful stories about overcoming Read More »

How well do you know The Masters?
  • Wednesday, April 10th, 2013 at 12:05 pm
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Some of us here at Mercantile are pretty avid golf fans (yours truly included…and let me emphasize that I’m a fan…I wouldn’t call myself an avid golfer). The Masters golf tournament is this weekend, and I can’t wait to see what happens this year at Augusta National. Tony and Sean, two of our Senior Loan Read More »

Why the Sequester is GOOD for Small Business Owners…

If you’re anything like me, you’ve grown weary of all the high drama in Washington these days. First the Fiscal Cliff; now the looming Sequester; next month it’ll be something else. But as we sit on the edge of our seats waiting to find out what will happen tomorrow, I’d like to tell you why Read More »

How Does a No-Name Upstart Compete? — on Mixergy.com
  • Thursday, February 21st, 2013 at 12:17 pm
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If you’re not familiar with Mixergy.com, you really ought to check it out. It was founded by a gentleman named Andrew Warner with the purpose of helping ambitious people like you and I learn from a mix of experienced mentors (including Gary Vaynerchuk, Barbara Corcoran, Jimmy Wales, and more). Having a mentor can be invaluable, Read More »

The Small Business Blueprint for Creating Wealth in 2013…
  • Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 at 12:44 pm
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Last week, Bob Coleman called and asked if he could interview me for The Coleman Report — an online and print resource for small business lending and small business loans. Frankly, I was honored. Bob and I go back a few years and I know how influential his publications have become. He wanted to talk Read More »