Saturday, November 24, 2012
Natick Patch is compiling a list of Small Business Saturday deals. Share yours here.
Saturday, November 24, 2012
Small Business Saturday is on Nov. 24 this year, two days after Thanksgiving. It is a day for everyone to support the small businesses their community thrives on. This year, Newport Patch is putting together a list of local Small Business Saturday deals. If you are a small business owner, leave your deal in the comments section below, and it will be added to the list. You can also email your deal to firstname.lastname@example.org. American Express founded the day in 2010 to help small businesses get exposure during the holiday season, when they might be otherwise overlooked. With retailers buzzing around the holidays, it is important to support local small businesses that rely on their neighbors in order to continue prospering and building the …
Start your holiday shopping at locally owned stores during Small Business Saturday.
Small Business Saturday is on Nov. 24 this year, two days after Thanksgiving. It is a day for everyone to support the small businesses that their community thrives on. American Express founded the day in 2010 to help small businesses get exposure during the holiday season, when they might be otherwise overlooked. With retailers buzzing around the holidays, it is important to support local small businesses that rely on their neighbors in order to continue prospering and building the local economy in Natick. Last year, 100 million people nationwide participated in Small Business Saturday by shopping at locally owned stores to help boost the economy and their communities. There are dozens of Natick businesses participating in the event. A few…
Wednesday, November 21, 2012
Do you like local businesses in Natick? You might want to like them on Facebook, too!
With Small Business Saturday coming up this week, we at Natick Patch want to do our part to help give visibility to small businesses in town. We've compiled a list of some of the Natick-centric pages we like on Facebook, in case you want to like them, too. If you're a small business owner in Natick and we've missed you, please take no offense! We probably just don't know about your page. Please alert us in the comments to any places we've missed. Natick Community Organic Farm Natick Animal Clinic Palettes Natick Spalla's Chicago Italian Beef The Center For Arts Natick (TCAN) Lola's Italian Groceria Morse Tavern Villari's Martial Arts of Natick Wasabi Natick Outdoor Store Frozen Ropes Natick Tilly & Salvy's Bacon Street Farm
Small business owner Linda Fuller offers tips for growing your business and offering more services to expand cliental .
There are dozens of small businesses in Natick. Some of them may be places you and your family frequent, businesses that have been in Natick for as long as you can remember. And some may be your go-to places instead of national chains. Small business owner Linda Fuller is no stranger to starting a business from the ground up. In her recent interview with Patch Partners, a website connecting business owners to Patch in local communities, she offers insight into how she expanded her business’s services from just flowers to wine, beer and gourmet gift baskets at Lake Anne Florist in Reston, VA. Homework must be done first, she said. “Research what’s compatible with your own products and services, what the current trends are and what your …