June 17, 2022

Main Street Health: How did small businesses fare in May?

Main Street remains resilient. Our three key Main Street Health Metrics — hours worked, locations open, and employees working — continue to show a positive trend […]
April 22, 2022

Inspired by Grit and Greenlights: Your small business stories

While all businesses are unique, many experiences ring true for owners everywhere. From team empowerment to COVID struggles, we received an outpouring of responses to the […]
March 20, 2022

5 steps to building an employee engagement program that actually works — from a booming small biz that’s tried them all

Meet Persnickety Prints:  Founded in 2010, Persnickety Prints is a digital printing service that turns photos into lasting memories for every customer. Under the leadership of […]
March 18, 2022

5 team retention tips from real small biz employees (and how to put them into play)

What keeps good employees at a business? Bonuses and benefits, sure. But what it really comes down to is leadership.  We sat down with team members […]