Tag "local business"

Opportunities

5 Advantages Local Businesses Still Have Over National Competitors

At first, it was big box chain stores that took over the country and flushed small businesses out. Then it was the internet, which led to the formation of powerful… Read more »
Tips

5 Reasons Your Small Business Matters in Your Community (with Infographic)

Running a small business anywhere in the world can be difficult, but do you really understand the true impact your business has on the surrounding community? Obviously, battles rage on… Read more »
Marketing

Promoting Your Local Business to Remain Competitive in the Global Age

In the 21st century, if you’re a small business you’ll have a lot of work on your hands just to keep afloat. This is because if your business is customer… Read more »
Tools

Understand the Purpose of a Local Business Website

Contrary to the cookie-cutter advice of internet enthusiasts, not every business needs a website. For many business it helps tremendously, and for national brands it is essential. But what about… Read more »
Tips

How to Start a Neighborhood Business on a Shoestring Budget

As a local resident, you can easily imagine the kind of business that your neighborhood needs. Maybe it is a coffee shop with Wi-Fi and a place for events. Maybe… Read more »
Tips

Tips for Local Businesses to Increase their Value: Preparing for an Exit Strategy

With the number of online sales growing every year, thanks to more consumer trust for online retailers and increased accessibility, more local businesses than ever have taken to the internet… Read more »
News

Are Small-Town Businesses Taking Over Big Cities?

Are we entering the Golden Age of the “global small town”? More of us are living in cities than ever before. We humans are officially an urban species now —… Read more »
Marketing

3 Easy Ways Local Businesses Can Boost Online Visibility

In the age of internet and social media, it’s crucial to have strong online visibility. Your business’ online presence can play a crucial role in spreading your brand and letting… Read more »