About Alvin Apple

Alvin Apple helps everyday people start businesses they will enjoy. Then he teaches them how to succeed. Read all his helpful strategies at http://AlvinApple.com Reach Alvin at 801-253-4535 or alvin@drnunley.com.
6 Surefire Ways to Beat the Recession

Enough with the doom and gloom. So the economy is not as strong as we would like it to be. If you decide to curl up into a ball and just accept the worst, then you’ve already lost. You might as well just close up shop now.

But a downturn in the economy isn’t the end of the world. What perpetuates economic dips is the reaction business owners and consumers have to it. People clam up and act like this might be the big one; the end of capitalism as we know it. That attitude is what spawns recession.

The Art of Networking

Before there were computers and the Internet, before television and radio, before phones and electricity, business people still had to find ways to promote their businesses. The archaic promotional technique they used is still in practice today. The technique I speak of is networking; probably the oldest, most accepted, and least expensive means of promoting yourself or your business.

Dave Thomas: Tribute to a Small Business Gone Big

Recently we lost one of the most important businessmen in the world. Dave Thomas, the founder of Wendy’s fast food chain, died of liver cancer at the age of 69. He has left us with an amazing legacy of making it from nothing, of succeeding in the face of terrible odds, of finding amazing success without possessing any of the usually associated advantages. Dave Thomas was a completely self made man, and it is from him that I have taken my philosophy of doing business.