• Allendale Area Chamber of Commerce Blogspot

    Wednesday, August 4, 2021
    10 Customer Service Statistics and Facts That Will Blow Your Mind

    Every business owner wants to give the best service possible to their customers, but sometimes, we overlook how important customer service is as we get caught up in the tasks it takes to run our business. Customer service is more in-depth than small business owners think, and in this day and age, is changing and evolving constantly. Customer service can make or break a business—and your reputation is truly one of the most important pillars of your business’s success.

    Gene Marks

    Tuesday, August 3, 2021
    Better Business Bureau Torch Awards

    BBB now accepting nominations for the annual Torch Award for Ethics

    Katie Grevious, Communications Specialist at the Better Business Bureau Serving Western Michigan

    Wednesday, July 21, 2021
    Creating a Small Business Website

    Creating a small business website is essential for every modern firm that wants to remain relevant.

    Anne Shaw, author at SmallBizAhead

    Thursday, July 8, 2021
    People With Disabilities Can Build a Bright Future in the Business World

    People With Disabilities Can Build a Bright Future in the Business World

    Guest Blogger: Kelli Brewer

    Tuesday, June 29, 2021
    Meet Your 2021 Allendale Fourth of July Celebration Grand Marshals

    Allendale's Grand Marshals brothers, Don and Robert Sheridan were born and raised in Allendale, Michigan, serving in the military, serving their families, and their community.

    Sarah Sheppard

    Wednesday, April 28, 2021
    Over 83,000 Jobs Available in Michigan Today — but Where Are the Workers and What Can Be Done?

    At the onset of the COVID-19 crisis, talent literally left the building. Many Michigan employers are now looking to rebuild their businesses but are reporting extreme difficulty in finding the employees they need. But what can be done?

    Michigan Chamber of Commerce

    Monday, March 22, 2021
    Your Small Business and Taxes: 6 Tips for Filing

    Guest Post: Kelli Brewer

    Thursday, February 11, 2021
    Show Your Love, Allendale

    Although the need for physical distancing has made direct social interaction more difficult, there is still a great need for people to “come together” and support each other. Invest in your friendships, neighbors, and local businesses by intentionally applying or using your creative energy to think of new ways to support your community.

    Allendale Chamber of Commerce

    Wednesday, February 10, 2021
    Actionable Small Business Advice for Veterans

    Business ownership might be next on your to-do list after serving in the military, but where to start? Whether this is your first foray into business or you’re returning to a niche or industry post-deployment, there’s a lot to know about launching a company in the current economic climate. Read on to learn about the best ventures for veterans and how to find resources to get your startup off the ground.

    Guest Blogger: Kelli Brewer


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