Local Economy

How to Start a Blog for Your Business In an age of ever-evolving social media platforms, blogging is still an impactful way to drive customer awareness of your small business. Your business’s blog can be a place to share your brand’s story, showcase new products, and share peeks behind the scenes. Even as social media…

The City of Austin Small Business Program announces a series of educational events to help Austin’s small businesses.  Attendees will receive free advice on subjects including: funding, marketing, legal, and business planning from fellow business owners and experts in their respective fields. “Austin has a vibrant small business community,” says Rebecca Giello, Economic Development Department…

Bike riding can have a direct impact on the environment, as well as our local community and independent business owners. In an article by Eillie Anzilotti in FastCompany, biking should play a vital role in the design and development of modern cities: “Designing a city for bikes will also achieve the goals we want for…