Kimberly Lamar – “A Video Start-Up Adventure” – MAKING IT! Business Unusual

The purpose of this G+ Hangout is to learn from experienced small business owners. Kimberly Lamar, in conversation with Nelson Davis ( will share wisdom and insights into the world of business start-ups. Kimberly has started her business in partnership … Read More

MAKING IT! Business Unusual – Rick Ayres (Bulldog Brewery, Los Angeles)

Are you ready for a beverage business startup? Watch this episode of MAKING IT! Business Unusual and you will find out. Nelson Davis talks to guest Rick Ayres of Bulldog Brewery in Los Angeles ( and give him the practical … Read More

Tim Winebrenner On The Radio Business – MAKING IT! Business Unusual

In conversation with Nelson Davis of Making It! Business Unusual, Tim Winebrenner offers insight for the radio business.

Roger Yau: Making A Hobby Profitable – MAKING IT! Business Unusual

In conversation with Nelson Davis, Roger Yau ( receives advice on how to make a hobby profitable.

in depth startup growth

In-Depth: Startup = Growth

A startup is a company designed to grow fast. Being newly founded does not in itself make a company a startup. Nor is it necessary for a startup to work on technology, or take venture funding, or have some sort … Read More

46 Ways to Start a Business With No Money

46 Ways to Start a Business With No Money

Most people who want to start their own business don’t have a ton of money lying around and it’s probably one of the most common questions I get emailed about: How can I get started without a lot of cash? … Read More

quote - Robert G Allen (Making It TV)

Quotes: Robert G. Allen

“How many millionaires do you know who have become wealthy by investing in savings accounts? I rest my case.” – Robert G. Allen (Canadian-American businessman and author)

Earl Nightingale MAKING IT TV

Quotes: Earl Nightingale

“Picture yourself in your minds eye as having already achieved this goal. See yourself doing the things you’ll be doing when you’ve reached your goal.” -Earl Nightingale (American motivational speaker and author)

Russell Simmons

Russell Simmons – Confessions of a Life-Long Entrepreneur

On Monday, I will be delivering the opening keynote address at the Urban Entrepreneurship Summit at Rutgers Business School in Newark, which is being co-hosted by the White House. It is a pleasure to work closely with this great president … Read More

Marketing Budget that Fits your Business Goals

Marketing Budget that Fits your Business Goals

Whether you run a small business or a multi-million dollar corporation, marketing is essential to your profitability and growth. Yet many small businesses don’t allocate enough money to marketing or, worse, spend it haphazardly. I recently got to know a … Read More