Amazon to Start Collecting Sales Tax from Missouri Customers

[mk_page_section][vc_column][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1545146226676{margin-bottom: 0px !important;}”]Effective February 1, 2017, retail giant Amazon will collect state sales tax from Missouri-based customers, the company announced on January 23, 2017. The company currently charges sales tax in dozens of other states already, and along with Missouri will begin collecting sales tax in Vermont, Mississippi, Rhode Island, and South Dakota on […]

Every Business Is a Family Business

[mk_page_section][vc_column][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1545145496357{margin-bottom: 0px !important;}”]I’m a huge believer in the concepts Michael Gerber puts forth in his book the E-Myth. Embedded in that book are numerous gems which will make you a better business person. But one concept stands out above all others in my mind: Every Business is a Family Business. Gerber thought this was […]

The Simple Six: Six Strategies for a Healthier Business

[mk_page_section][vc_column][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1545145406696{margin-bottom: 0px !important;}”]At Duckett Ladd, we believe that long-term success never happens by chance.  It is only through a consistent pattern of deliberate, strategic actions that you can create the business of your dreams.   Strategic planning can be a very involved process, however, to get you going, we have noted six simple steps to […]