Category Archives: Smart Business Tips

How to Help Support Small Businesses During the Coronavirus

Deborah Sweeney — March 23, 2020 Small businesses are currently facing an unprecedented crisis due to the coronavirus pandemic. All around the world, companies in industries ranging from hospitality to food are experiencing closures. Some businesses have had to cut back on hours for staff members while others are laying off employees. Cities have banned … Continue reading How to Help Support Small Businesses During the Coronavirus

10 Ways to Prepare For Small Business Saturday

VerticalResponse — November 9, 2018 Follow @VR4SmallBiz — November 9, 2018 rawpixel / Pixabay Whether you’re a seasoned Small Business Saturday pro or hearing about it for the first time, customers care about the Saturday following Thanksgiving. On Nov. 24, 2018, thousands of consumers will show their support for small businesses. For encouragement and motivation … Continue reading 10 Ways to Prepare For Small Business Saturday

9 Ways to Connect With Customers During National Small Business Week

VerticalResponse — April 18, 2018 Follow @VR4SmallBiz — April 18, 2018 The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) founded National Small Business Week in 1963. The yearly event recognizes the important contributions that entrepreneurs and small business owners make to their communities. From April 29th through May 5th, SBA hosts events and webinars to educate small … Continue reading 9 Ways to Connect With Customers During National Small Business Week