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Dogs are not people, no matter how much we treat them like it. And some managers aren't managers, even if they hold the title.
Mark Anderson’s cartoons appear in publications including The Wall Street Journal, Reader’s Digest, Harvard Business Review, Good Housekeeping, and Forbes.
Anderson is the creator of the popular cartoon website, Andertoons.com, where he licenses his cartoons for presentations, newsletters and other projects.
The cartoonist also creates custom cartoons for companies looking to associate his gentle wit with their products and brands.
He blogs at: Andertoons Cartoon Blog.
He lives in the Chicago area with his wife, son, daughter, dog, cats, and numerous dust bunnies.
Dogs are not people, no matter how much we treat them like it. And some managers aren't managers, even if they hold the title.Aug 26, 2016 135 Shares
Automation is great. And so is delegation. Both can help your business and help you focus on more important things. Just be sure to keep an eye out for redundancies -- situations where layers of supervision and automation have created inefficiencies by keeping a piece that just isn't needed anymore.Aug 19, 2016 140 Shares
Running a business often means dealing with the unexpected, so we shouldn't be surprised if sometimes the unexpected wins.Aug 12, 2016 139 Shares
Sometimes it doesn't take a genus to realize where the problem is in your business. You just have to follow your nose.Aug 5, 2016 162 Shares
The way we were ... It's great to think back on those so-called good ol' days. It's hilarious to consider some of those moments happening while running your small business.Jul 29, 2016 104 Shares
Some things definitely have different interpretations and depending on where you're from, it's impossible to understand the metaphor.Jul 22, 2016 155 Shares
A lot of small business owners throw the word 'zoo' around a lot to describe daily operations or even the business on the whole. Eventually, you're going to get dragged to see the water show.Jul 15, 2016 174 Shares
Yes, small business ownership comes with some hard decisions. And there's certainly a time for deep thought and strategic planning. But, as cartoonist Mark Anderson points out, there's also a time to trust your instincts.Jul 8, 2016 176 Shares
How does that new job applicant look on paper? Are there tell tale signs they might not be all they claim? Cartoonist Mark Anderson admits to being a little clueless about the latest trends in curriculum vitae. But he's pretty sure you should watch out for a guy like this!Jul 1, 2016 214 Shares
Sometimes in business, something gets you frustrated to point of no return. At that point, it's hard to say what your reaction will be.Jun 24, 2016 147 Shares
Focus is important in business. And cartoonist Mark Anderson says the cat that recently became a part of his household certainly has that quality. But as Anderson shows in the cartoon above, it's being focused on the right things that really matters.Jun 17, 2016 225 Shares
Some moments in business are not all that memorable or you'd like to quickly forget. But if you happen to witness these moments, best to catalog the memory for the future.Jun 10, 2016 162 Shares
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