Small Business & Marketing Consultant. I help small business owners & professionals improve their business success. People go into business to do what they know, love, are good at … not knowing much about business itself … business planning, getting up & running, improving operations, marketing, growing. Many are so busy they don’t even know if they’re profitable. I analyze the situation & create plans to move the biz forward. Online/offline community organizer. Researching & writing my doctoral dissertation: Why aren’t small businesses getting the help they need to succeed?