To Open or Not to Open…That Is The Question

And so it goes every year: Black Friday sales that begin at even more extreme hours of the day (and night). Some mega-stores open at midnight on Thanksgiving with promises of super discounts, [...]

Tools for Tomorrow: Holiday Hours

By now, we’re sure you’ve seen the buzz online about outdoor retailer REI announcing that they will be closed on Black Friday, and will pay their employees for a day off. In alignment [...]

Tools for Tomorrow: Small Business Saturday

Halloween is just over a week away, and then the holiday season will officially be upon us! With that comes the busiest shopping day of the year: Black Friday. While more and more large [...]

Tools for Tomorrow: Black Friday

As of this past Wednesday, there are just 100 days until Christmas (!!!). That means there are just about 70 days until Black Friday. While it seems crazy (wasn’t it just summer?), now is [...]

Black Friday

While American Express has helped focus attention on Small Business Saturday as the “official” big day for small businesses across the country, Black Friday shouldn’t be [...]

5 Holiday Must-Do’s for Small Businesses

Did you know the biggest shopping weekend of the holidays is less than a month away? Don’t panic. It’s ok. We’ve got you covered! We’re sure you’ve seen it – big [...]

Top 10 Busiest Days for Online Shopping

Do you have an online store for your small business? If so, listen up! You may already be preparing for Cyber Monday, but what about the other 9 busiest online shopping days of the holiday [...]