America's most respected small business management expert and Author of 201 Great Ideas for Your Small Business.
Jane Applegate is America's most respected small business management expert. A popular keynote speaker, producer and commentator, she's author of four books on small business success, including 201 Great Ideas for Your Small Business and The Entrepreneur's Desk Reference. In April, John Wiley & Sons released the third edition of 201 Great Ideas in paperback and all eBook formats. Applegate is also founder of the Great Ideas Network and www.201greatideas.com. In 2010, she keynoted more than 20 events sponsored by Bloomberg Television's Idea Exchange speaker series, Cox Business and Montecito Bank. Applegate writes small business columns for the American Express Open Forum.com, Cox Business and Pitney Bowes. Prior to starting her own business, she was an award-winning syndicated columnist for the Los Angeles Times. Applegate created, produced and co-anchored Bloomberg Small Business for the USA Network and has appeared on CNN and CNBC.