Posts Tagged "small business advice"

NJ350 Pop-Up Program

NJ350 Pop-Up Program

In 2014 New Jersey celebrates its 350th Birthday. That’s right, our state is older than most of your states, so there! As part of the year-long celebration, Main Street New Jersey created the NJ350 Pop-Up Store program.

Small Business Articles of the Week

Small Business Articles of the Week

 By: IWS Content Team Here at Independent We Stand, our goal is to help you promote your small business. Below is a list of articles our team has discovered and we wanted to share. Vote for your favorite in the comments below! 1. 20 Must Have Tools For Small Businesses Tanya Prive, Contributor to Forbes.com and co-founder of RockThePost, shares must-have tools for small business owners to utilize, including website resources, eco-friendly…read more →

7 Ways to Keep Customers Coming Back to Your Small Business

7 Ways to Keep Customers Coming Back to Your Small Business

You worked hard putting together a marketing plan to spread the word about your small business — to drive customers to your door. The next task is to figure out how to get them to return again and again. In some businesses, you can predict a buying pattern.

Small businesses turn to social media

Small businesses turn to social media

At a time when 85 percent of buyers go online to research purchases, successful social media marketing has the potential to generate more traffic to a website, send customers to a retail location, create awareness for a brand and build allegiance.

Less Driving Means Big Dividends For Local Economies

Less Driving Means Big Dividends For Local Economies

Driving is expensive. Running a sedan for a year costs $9,122 on average, according to the American Automobile Association, with gas prices contributing a big part of that sum. The average U.S. household spent $4,000 on fuel in 2012.

10 Tips to Promote Your Small Business

10 Tips to Promote Your Small Business

Between big competition and smaller budgets, small businesses face unique challenges on a daily basis. Fortunately, there are several steps you can take to mitigate these challenges and grow your small business.

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