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Small Business Saturday participant Arrowhead Music a community staple since 1938

Customer service. That is the reason a lot of patrons give for frequenting home-grown businesses. Arrowhead Music in Mentor is no exception. “The guys here are just wonderful, super-friendly,” said Alison Poling of Eastlake. “It’s a bit of a drive for me here, but I like the guys. They are very helpful.” She and her family were among the shoppers visiting the store on Small Business Saturday, Nov. 25. The nationwide event was begun in 2010 by American Express as…

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MoIT aims to improve business climate

This historic decision was the first step of its reforms, said Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Quoc Khanh. Minister Tran Tuan Anh, on September 20 signed Decision No 3610a/QD-BCT to cut the large number of administrative procedures and to simplify many business conditions under the ministry’s management in the 2017-18 period. Khanh told the online forum on its administrative reforms held in Hanoi this week that such reforms would be regularly and continuously implemented in the ministry. State leaders and…

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Is Taking Personal Loan For Your Business a Smart Move?

The short answer is Yes! If you are looking to expand your business, it makes sense to take a small personal loan and give wings to your ideas. Personal loan falls into the category of unsecured debt and the amount you can get entirely depends on your credit score. Personal loans are different from credit cards as the latter falls into the category of revolving loans. Getting a personal loan is easy as compared to a business loan. Once you…

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Small retailers aim for emotional ties big chains may lack – The Denver Post

NEW YORK — Some smaller retailers will tug at shoppers’ heartstrings during the holidays, trying to create an emotional experience or connection that a big national chain might not provide. Store owners are going well beyond the usual holiday decorations and music. Among their plans: Parties where the focus is fundraising rather than profits, events with other stores to encourage shoppers to visit them all, and personal services like merchandise deliveries. The retailers are betting that their efforts — which…

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Carly Fiorina: Business, politics both minefields of sexual harassment

Carly Fiorina speaks during a Republican presidential debate in Boulder, Colo., Oct. 28, 2015.  (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) “Politics is as sexist a culture as any in America.” So says Carly Fiorina, a successful Silicon Valley businesswoman who ran for a U.S. Senate seat in California in 2010 and sought the 2016 Republican nomination for president. Fiorina was writing last week on Medium.com, in reaction to the recent sexual misconduct scandals that have disrupted the entertainment, business and media worlds. According…

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Minnesotans Shop Local On Small Business Saturday « WCCO

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The holiday shopping deals continued today with Small Business Saturday. Locally-owned mom and pop stores traditionally offer deals the Saturday after Thanksgiving. The idea is to shine a light on small business during a season when retail giants are doing their best to attract customers. Shoppers are expected to spend more than ever before — an average of $967 each, according to the National Retail Federation. That’s up 3 percent from last year. The idea today with…

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Valley shops enjoy boost from Small Business Saturday

HUBBARD, Ohio (WKBN) – Nestled between Black Friday and Cyber Monday is Small Business Saturday. American Express — the sponsor of the nationwide event — says last year saw 13 percent more shoppers compared to the year before. And shops all over the Valley were involved. “Last year, this was the biggest day of the entire year from a foot-traffic standpoint,” said Devon Cretella of Extending Grace. Extending Grace in downtown Hubbard gets more people at the cash register and…

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MONEY ON THE BEACH… OBA SAHEED ELEGUSHI RAKES IN MILLIONS IN NIGHT BUSINESS

Oba Saheed Elegushi The much-talked about Elegushi Beach is the popular name of the sprawling playgrounds along Lagos coastlines. During the day, the youths engage in different sporting activities there while petty traders do brisk business selling odds and ends on the sides. The length and breadth of the beach are lined with bars and restaurants operating from makeshift shops and ramshackle stalls. As dusk falls on the metropolis, the beach transforms into a virtual entertainment…

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Reality program ‘Small Business Revolution – Main Street’ eyes Alton

ALTON — River City is in the running to appear on a reality program, “Small Business Revolution – Main Street.” “Small Business Revolution – Main Street” focuses on the revitalization of businesses in historic downtowns and the program expressed interest in coming to Alton. From thousands of applications nationwide, producers chose Alton to be among the top 20 in the running for the program. Eventually, one of the 20 will be selected to appear on the program. Minneapolis-based corporation Deluxe,…

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UW-Eau Claire student is the sole owner of a growing chinchilla breeding business – The Spectator

Being able to turn a lifelong love of something — a hobby or an animal — into a career is a dream for some. Bobbie Schultz, a business management student and soon-to-be UW-Eau Claire graduate, has done just that. Bobbie will be graduating in December after just two and a half years at Eau Claire. She is able to graduate so early because she came into college with 21 credits, devoted some summers to conquering prerequisites and endured a rigorous…

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Downtown Dazzle kicks off on Small Business Saturday

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Downtown Dazzle was set to return to Fountain Square on November 25. It’s the same day as small business Saturday, and many downtown shops were celebrating the event. Macy’s Downtown Dazzle is also set for Saturday, December 2 and Saturday, December 9 along with free visits and photos with Santa at Macy’s Fountain Place, now through Christmas Eve.  Each Saturday during Macy’s Downtown Dazzle, Santa, Rudolph and an Elf rappel down the side of the Huntington…

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What Small Business Would YOU Recommend ?

Saturday, November 25, 2017 is “Small Business Saturday” a day to celebrate and support small businesses and all they do for their communities. Please join the SBA and organizations across the country in supporting your local small business by shopping at a small business. Now that it’s Holiday time, spend locally with the great small businesses we have. What small business would YOU recommend here at the Jersey Shore? More from WOBM:   Source link

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How Steven and Luke went from cakes and drums to setting up their own business

A cake maker and a former rock band drummer have joined forces – to create a marketing company. Young entrepreneurs Steven Askham and Luke Evans had returned to education to change their career path and are already making their mark in the business world. EDAW Marketing was set up last year while they were completing their Teesside University degree and the final year BA (Hons) Marketing students have been working with businesses through Teesside Marketing Clinic, based in the University’s…

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Business Leadership SA calls for urgent economic plan

JOHANNESBURG – Business Leadership South Africa (BLSA) reacted on Saturday to the news South Africa’s credit rating had deteriorated further into “junk” territory due to declining public finances and weak growth outlook. S&P dropped South Africa long-term foreign currency sovereign rating to “BB” after having placed it higher in the speculative category at “BB+” in April. BLSA stated the S&P announcement along with Moody’s decision to place the country on “downgrade review” is a setback for South Africa and…

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Free rides on Sun Link streetcar on Small Business Saturday

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Holiday shoppers can take part in Small Business Saturday, and ride the Sun Link Streetcar for free all day Saturday, Nov. 25, starting at 8 a.m. Sponsors of the free Sun Link rides are Main Gate Square, Fourth Avenue Merchants Association, Downtown Tucson Partnership, Local First Arizona, and Rio Nuevo. All participating sponsors support our local businesses and encourage Tucson to shop small. “Small businesses are vital to communities like Tucson,” says Fred Ronstadt,…

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Small Business Saturday Events Planned In Buchanan

While you’re taking part in Small Business Saturday sales this weekend, one place you may want to go is Buchanan. That’s because the downtown area is hosting special events for White Saturday. The Buchanan Downtown Development Authority’s Barbara Wallace tells WSJM News the festivities are about celebrating Buchanan and having some fun. “That is focused on supporting small businesses in town, and then you’re finishing off the day with a special holiday parade,” Wallace said. Wallace tells us you can…

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