February 27, 2017

Humor


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.

Reiterate Business Cartoon

A Good Idea Bears Repeating

Iteration is the buzz word in entrepreneurship circles these days. Experts say that what is needed most is the next idea. But sometimes to realize you've got a good one, you need to hear it more than once.



The Invisible Hand of the Market Revealed!

When Adam Smith proposed his Invisible Hand of the Market in 1759, the father of free market economics probably couldn't have imagined his creation so neurotic that it wound up on the couch contemplating the meaning of it all.


Managing Automation Business Cartoon

Are There Any Redundancies in Your Organizational Chart?

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.



So Simple Even a Child Could Understand

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.



Is Your Next Business Decision a No-Brainer?

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.


Clueless Resume Business Cartoon

When Sizing Up Job Candidates, Always Dig Deeper

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!