Category Archives: BIZ

10 Ways to get More Business During Christmas

The madness of Black Friday may be over but there are still many consumers running around getting last minute Christmas gifts. Here are some tips to help spread holiday cheer and get more shoppers this…

Checklist: How to handle Small Business Saturday like a champ!

Small Business Saturday is a tradition started in 2010 by American Express to encourage consumers to visit their local and smaller sized businesses. Falling on the day after Black Friday when big box stores are…

10 Reasons to Shop Local

1. Shopping local creates jobs. Most local stores hire within the community. Making them successful allows them to hire more people, which creates more jobs, and therefore more money spent locally! 2. Shopping local saves you…

Get Your Community Ready for Small Business Saturday

It’s that time of year again, the best time for you’re members, Small Business Saturday. Chambers, this is your time to shine. Let your members know you care by rallying your community for Small Business…

Which social network is best for your business?

BY MAGGIE OVERFELT, CNN Money Facebook  What it is: The world’s largest social network, Facebook (FB, Fortune 500) allows users to share content and conversations, create events and deploy targeted ads. Best business uses: Generating and fostering relationships with potential clients;…