What does “local business” mean to you? I think that the defining characteristic of a local business is that they expect to have personal relationships with their customers. It isn’t about the size of the business or even if they operate outside of the area where they are located. I consider our county’s largest private employer, Black Oak Casino, to be a local business, whereas I wouldn’t say the same for UV Skinz, which is a manufacturer, wholesaler and retailer of UV resistant … [Read more...] about All About Local Business
Guest post by Becky McCrayWhat is local, anyway? When you think of a local business, you probably picture the traditional brick and mortar retail business. Customers are looking for these local businesses online right now. For local businesses like these, the focus online is on the people, businesses, and features that are right around them. … [Read more...] about What Makes a Business Local?