Join us for Small Business Saturday


The Miami Valley Small Business Development Center will be hosting a pop-up shop @444 E. Second Street from 11 AM to 4 PM on November 24th to promote Small Business Saturday. We will be welcoming a diverse set of local small businesses who will be selling their wares. Several food vendors will set up shop; … Continue reading Join us for Small Business Saturday

March 14th – Frequently Asked LEGAL Questions Workshop


Advocates for Basic Legal Equality, Inc (ABLE) will be presenting a series of workshops to address some of the most common legal questions faced by low-income entrepreneurs and small businesses.  The first workshop will be held from 8:30 am to 10:30 am at The Entrepreneurs Center,  714 E. Monument Ave. What will you learn throughout … Continue reading March 14th – Frequently Asked LEGAL Questions Workshop

How to Keep Your Holiday Customers


The holidays are over, and for most businesses, that often signifies a big sigh of relief. October through to the new year represents a major marketing effort, the likes of which often feel like a never-ending marathon. But if the goal of that marathon is to hit the finish line with an increased customer bases, and … Continue reading How to Keep Your Holiday Customers

Why Your Business Needs a Content Marketing Strategy in 2018


When it comes to marketing advice, it’s easy to get lost in all the shoulds, shouldn’ts, musts and must nots. Professionals the world over can debate on the most effective marketing methods, but in 2017, those seeking the sage advice of others would have a difficult time avoiding a healthy endorsement for content marketing. In … Continue reading Why Your Business Needs a Content Marketing Strategy in 2018

The Money Problem That Could Sink Your Business


Getting “ghosted” is never a good thing, especially when it comes to your credit scores. They can determine whether you can borrow money for your business, and how much borrowing will cost you. When you have little or no credit history, you’re essentially a “ghost” to the credit bureaus. Being a ghost can mean paying … Continue reading The Money Problem That Could Sink Your Business

What’s the Lowest Possible Personal Credit Score You Can Get?


In the world of finance, it’s common to hear people bragging about their credit scores. These badges of money honor are one famously important indicator of how accomplished a consumer appears. The higher, the better, and so – when talked about openly – it’s most often the big numbers you’ll hear about. What about those … Continue reading What’s the Lowest Possible Personal Credit Score You Can Get?