Monthly Archives: April 2017

5 Strategic Digital Marketing Priorities of 2017

When it comes to the world of marketing, it seems to constantly change at a rapid pace that feels impossible to keep up with. Between changing consumer preferences and the frequent updates to social media platforms, it can feel pretty … Continue reading

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The Man Behind The Winged Lion

The Winged Lion, LCC is a home décor and gift boutique located in downtown Manhattan, Kansas. Its loyal customers turn to owner Ralph Diaz for all kinds of decorating and gift-giving advice … and advice on life as well!  Ralph … Continue reading

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Fitness and the Workplace for Small Businesses

    Small business owners tend to be very busy people. Sometimes being busy means performing a lot of physical activities; but sometimes it means standing on one’s feet all day working at a counter, spending hours driving around from … Continue reading

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Goals, Success & Reflection

Often when I work with small business owners, we discover that underlying whatever problem brought them to see me is a lack of clarity about direction. Even motivated individuals can lack an understanding of what they want out of their … Continue reading

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Congratulations and Good Luck to Loretta’s Artisanal Bakery & Cafe

Congratulations to Loretta Lopez on the opening of Loretta’s Artisanal Bakery and Café Loretta came to the Kansas SBDC at WU for assistance with writing a business plan for starting her bakery and for navigating the logistics of starting a … Continue reading

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Finding My Way…with Books

Inspired by children with special needs and their families, and hopes of creating a more inclusive and accepting environment, Jo Mach, Vera Lynne Stroup-Rentier and Mary Birdsell started Finding My Way Books in 2013. They observed that children with disabilities … Continue reading

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