I’ve been the host of "Open for Business," a business and consumer talk show on KMMS since 2004. I’m the author of "How to Market, Advertise and Promote Your Business or Service In Your Own Backyard" (Wiley), and "The Small Town Advertising Handbook: How to Say More and Spend Less," and "How to Market, Advertise and Promote Your Business or Service In A Small Town.” All Available on Amazon. One of my books has been a textbook at the University of Alaska and Missouri State University. I’ve appeared on MSNBC's "Your Business" with JJ Ramberg, featured in Costco Connection Magazine (twice), Target Market Magazine, Emerging Business, Business Adviser, and magazines in China, India and Turkey. Follow me on Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn or Web Site: www.smalltownmarketing.com Call the show at (406) 522 - 8255 – Text 266-7617 Email me at firstname.lastname@example.org "Open for Business" Past Shows: http://kmmsam.com/open-for-business-re-broadcasts-with-tom-shane/
Sheriff Gootkin on Meth, Human Trafficking, and ICE [Listen]
County Sheriff Brian Gootkin spoke recently on the growing epidemic of methamphetamine across the nation and how prevalent the problem is in Gallatin Valley.
[POLL] How Much Did Your Property Taxes Go Up?
Many area residents have seen a significant increase in their property taxes. How much did yours increase? Vote Below
Bozeman Residents Upset With Property Tax Increases
One 61-year-old resident texted us that he will not be able to retire in the valley that has been his home his entire life.
Bozeman Residents Invited To Protest $200 Park Tax
The commission has come to the well too many times. Bozeman Safety Building, new high school are all going to hit resident’s wallets and purses in the coming months.
Three Forks High School Earns Prestigious National Charter Status
Congratulations to Three Forks High School for their continuing efforts to provide the best possible educational opportunities to their students.
Sticker Shock of Three New Taxes Coming To Bozeman Residents
City Commissioner Jeff Krauss talks about three taxes that Bozeman residents can expect to be hit with in the near future.
Could You Pass A Citizenship Test?
While most citizenship test respondents knew the causes of the Civil War, two percent thought it was climate change. You can’t make this up.
Totally Useless Facts That Will Make You Sound Smart
Every so often I come across information that is totally meaningless yet it will make you sound brilliant if you recite it to your daily contacts.
What’s Your Plan For Downtown Bozeman?
Do you want to build Bozeman up like New York City or spread out like Los Angeles? Neither one sounds very appetizing to a longtime resident.
How Will Bozeman Grow Up?
If I’ve learned anything about Bozeman in my 25 years, it’s that Bozeman does pretty much what it wants regardless of any outside influence.
Affordable Mobile Homes Not Welcome in Bozeman
A woman who’s trying to add an addition to her current mobile home park voiced her frustration to the cost of all the prohibitive rules and regulations.
Happy Birthday Glacier National Park
Glacier joined the National Park system on this date in 1910. Glacier borders Alberta and British Columbia and is comprised of over 1 million acres.