By Eileen Godin
These two words triggered a Google Alert pulling the story into Peterson’s assistant’s email. Peterson, a certified public accountant, author of “Better, Smarter, Wiser” and adviser with the Small Business Development Center in Portland, Oregon, works to help her local the small business community through by providing resources.
Smith, now finding herself on the other end of discussing her life story, discussed how the Wilkes University Small Business Development Center helped her develop her business idea or preserving personal life stories.Peterson said creating a support network is important to making a successful business model.
Smith said it is easy to say he could learn how to do a particular aspect that goes beyond her skill set, but it is important to be able to make the determination as to when to reach out for help.