Steve Strauss

USA TODAY Senior Small Business Columnist, best-selling author, entrepreneur, speaker, spokesperson, hates ketchup.

Steve Strauss is often called "the country's leading small business expert." USA TODAY's popular small business columnist, the author of the best-selling small business books ever - The Small Business Bible - and a fun, engaging speaker and small business spokesperson, Steve is an information entrepreneur whose passion is helping people start, run, and grow their own business. You can learn more about Steve at or by writing to him at