Going Green In 2021

Jan 19, 2021

Going Green In 2021Implementing sustainable practices is only becoming more important for small businesses. In fact, “84% of consumers look for sustainability in the companies they do business with. And a full 79% of people looking for work look for green credentials.” Simply based on those statistics, taking steps toward a greener business model is not only a good idea, it is becoming a necessity.

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Topics: Small Business

Expert Advice On How To Grow Your Business In 2021: Part 2

Dec 22, 2020

Expert Advice On How To Grow Your Business In 2021: Part 2In part two of our series on small business growth, we take a look into establishing green business practices, eCommerce, customer rewards, and networking with other local business owners.

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Topics: Small Business

Expert Advice On How To Grow Your Business In 2021: Part 1

Dec 21, 2020

Expert Advice On How To Grow Your Business In 2021: Part 1While the primary focus of 2020 has been the survival of small businesses, we’re taking a look toward 2021 with an eye on growth. As we move through what are hopefully the final stages of the pandemic, it’s time to formulate a strategy to ensure the growth of our businesses. In this two-part series we’ll dive into seven growth strategies to incorporate in the coming year.

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Topics: Small Business

10 Social Media Contest Giveaway Ideas

Dec 2, 2020

10 Social Media Contest Giveaway IdeasIn many of our articles we promote the use of social media contests as a means to build a following and draw in new customers. Rarely do we take a look into which products or incentives will be most effective in gaining participation.

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Topics: Restaurant, Retail, Small Business

Maintaining Your Edge As A Small Business Owner

Nov 25, 2020

Maintaining Your Edge As A Small Business OwnerWith the challenges that have come with 2020, small business owners have been under more pressure than ever before. Maintaining a business, keeping employees working and happy, and still keeping an eye on the future have been difficult tasks this year, and it has taken its toll on small business owners. Maintaining your edge includes keeping up with your mental and physical health as well as fine-tuning your leadership skills. Here’s how to get it done.

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Topics: Small Business