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.
Professional cartoonist Mark Anderson, owner of Andertoons, brings readers a new business cartoon each week. He also adds the “backstory” about how he came up with the creative idea behind the cartoon.
For a selection of cartoons you are free to download for use in blogs, presentations and newsletters, go to our Business Cartoons Gallery.
Some things definitely have different interpretations and depending on where you're from, it's impossible to understand the metaphor.Jul 22, 2016 144 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 162 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 167 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 143 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 221 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 159 Shares
You want details? Go read a book. Want a bunch of superlatives and hyperbole? Judge the book by its cover.Jun 3, 2016 171 Shares
Being in business for a long time doesn't necessarily mean it's been all sunshine. There's been tough times, certainly, but you don't have to let them know that.May 27, 2016 272 Shares
The benefits of white space are great for design but applying this sense to your business charts may not be much to discuss.May 20, 2016 214 Shares
Sometimes for small business owners, it just never seems like success is in the cards.May 13, 2016 192 Shares