Television Appearances

As a founder of several businesses and having interviewed hundreds of entrepreneurs, Nelson Davis enjoys sharing his knowledge with anyone who is “Making It!”

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Time Tells A Story

Smart in Any Language When my company put the small business TV show “Making It” on the air in 1989 the very first story in episode #1 was the fascinating tale of a brother and sister team of business owners … Read More

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 (http://MakingItTV.com) 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 (http://www.BulldogBrewery.co) 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.

We Did Build That

During any heatedly contested political battle, passions and rhetoric run hot and it’s easy for the combatants to stumble off the page and into the ever present political quicksand. I write about small business, not politics, but the candidates vying … Read More

I’m a Customer Damn It!

The older I get, the more I enjoy a helpful interchange with people who work diligently for businesses of any size. But, with each passing day, businesses who covet my dollars seem to want me, the supposed customer to do … Read More

Networking For Real

If ever a business buzz word has been mashed and hammered into something unrecognizable, it is “Networking.” Some people see a networking event simply as a hundred yard dash to give and receive as many business cards as possible in … Read More

Small Business and Politics

Right now political discussions are like so much confetti that seems to be dropped on us every day whether we want it or not. This is the season when political aspirants show their love and attention like no other time. … Read More

Infographic: U.S. Small Business Facts

While driving home last evening, I listened to the President’s State of the Union speech, waiting for him to mention the importance and vitality of the small business community. That didn’t happen and disappointment is the polite description of what … Read More