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What is a Small Business Anyway? Part 2

Why Shop with Small Businesses? Black Friday! Whoo hoo! All the big sales, all the excitement. Billions of dollars will be spent today. Where will you spend yours? In Part 1 I defined what a micro business is, as compared to small. Here I address a couple of key questions: Why shop small businesses? What about free shipping… read more

What is a Small Business Anyway? Part 1

Define a “Small Business.” Who do you know that owns or works for a small business? I mean, besides me! What is a “small business” anyway? One definition says it can have up to 500 employees! Nearly half of the US population works for a “small business” (more about that in my next post.) But a “micro”… read more