6 Things Your Blog Should Be Doing for Your Business

6 Things Your Blog Should Be Doing for Your Business

As a writer I work with a whole lot of people who hate to write. Most people who contact me either don’t have the time, desire, or interest to add to their business blog. But what they do have is an appreciation of what a blog can do for their business. Even...
The Word On The Street – 7.2.2021

The Word On The Street – 7.2.2021

roundup A Little Bit Gilded is opening on August 7th in the Agora Downtown Market. It will be the second location of Gilded, a Lynchburg gift shop offering a wide selection of cards and gifts. Make sure to stop by and welcome them to Harrisonburg in August!   Did...
Free (or nearly so) Training for Your Employees

Free (or nearly so) Training for Your Employees

Brownie Wise (the saleswoman behind the success of Tupperware) said, “If you want to build a business, build the people.” This is incredibly important but now more than ever. With the hiring shortage going on, you must do something to make your business stand out and...
The Word On The Street – 7.2.2021

In Depth with Chris Quinn

We had the chance to sit down and chat with the new president and CEO for the Harrisonburg-Rockingham Chamber of Commerce, Chris Quinn. We asked how his work history and career led him to this type of work. He comes to the Chamber with experience in government, trade...
New in Town? Tips to Help Your New Business (and you) Fit In.

New in Town? Tips to Help Your New Business (and you) Fit In.

Starting a new business can be challenging, but it can be even more difficult if you are new to the community. In some areas being the “new business (or business owner) on the block” is a designation that doesn’t last long (in large cities with transient populations,...