JJ Ramberg

JJ Ramberg
JJ Ramberg is an author, the founder of GoodSearch.com and the host of MSNBC's small business program, Your Business. She was the featured mentor for SUCCESS' latest Start Small Win Big entrepreneur challenge. 

Start Small Win Big: Your Week 7 Action Plan

By JJ Ramberg | March 1, 2013

Start Small Win Big: Your Week 6 Action Plan

By JJ Ramberg | February 25, 2013

Step 6: Put systems into place to keep your staff focused. When you’re just starting out a business, generally things work a little ad-hoc. There’s not much of a need for systems because it’s likely just one or two of you working together and so it’s relatively easy to keep track of everything. Also, it’s…

Start Small Win Big: Your Week 5 Action Plan

By JJ Ramberg | February 18, 2013

Step 5:

Pt 2: Start Small Win Big 2013 Challenge

By JJ Ramberg | February 13, 2013

Here she pushes you to identify your most important business goal and helps you achieve it in months. Missed last month’s segment with Steps 1 through 4? Find it at SUCCESS.com where you’ll see extra tips from SUCCESS editors and from Ramberg, and experience the fun and support of fellow SUCCESS readers. You’ll win a shot…

Start Small Win Big: Your Week 4 Action Plan

By JJ Ramberg | February 11, 2013

Step 4: Understand your finances.   A couple of months ago I spoke to a woman who owned a struggling stationery business and I asked her how much longer she thought she could survive based on how much cash she had available in her company. She looked at me like I had just landed from…

Start Small Win Big 2013: Your Week 3 Action Plan

By JJ Ramberg | February 4, 2013

Step 3: Look at metrics. It’s week three and it’s time to set tangible goals to measure your success. To set your goal, you need to know the key drivers of success for your business. For example, do you want to sell more products? Set your goal for increasing the number of units sold. Do…

Start Small Win Big: Your Week 2 Action Plan

By JJ Ramberg | January 28, 2013

Step 2: Keep it simple. A couple of years ago at my company Goodsearch.com, we started asking ea

Running a Business is Hard. Here’s Help.

By JJ Ramberg | January 16, 2013

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Pt 1: SUCCESS Start Small Win Big 2013 Challenge

By JJ Ramberg | January 9, 2013

In 2005 I left my job as a journalist at CNN to take a chance and co-found the company GoodSearch.com, whose mission is to allow everyday actions to help your favorite cause. About six months later, I was recruited by MSNBC to host its new program Your Business, which focuses on giving advice to small-business…