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03 Feb 2016
Rod's Rambles | 3 min read

Pies and Wine So Good, Mom’s Has a Great Business Plan

There is a perfectly logical reason for the location of Mom’s Apple Pi...

20 Jan 2016
Rod's Rambles | 3 min read

To Compete with Big Box Stores, Your Business Should Be Creative and Unique

In today’s “big box” retail world how do small business owners stand o...

13 Jan 2016
Rod's Rambles | 2 min read

Local Beans, Great Atmosphere Key to Manassas Coffee Shop Success

This post is part of a series, "Rod's Rambles," where Rod travels the ...

06 Jan 2016
Rod's Rambles | 3 min read

Building a Business is a Team Effort - With a Little Help From Our Friends

My first lesson in the value of mentors came early – and hard. On July...

30 Dec 2015
Rod's Rambles | 2 min read

How Knowing 'Why' Led Website Developer WIX to $1 Billion

Five, four, three, two, one… Happy New Year! Well, almost! The New Yea...

30 Dec 2015
Rod's Rambles | 1 min read

Sharing is Caring: How Businesses Can Give Back to Charities

One day not long ago a Dad was getting his daughters ready for school,...

06 Jul 2015
Rod's Rambles | 1 min read

Online Lenders Missing More Than Their Stock Targets

I can hear the raspy voice of my Grandpa Loges now: "Rod, you can't em...