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    Thursday, December 29, 2022
    Welcome to the world of entrepreneurship. This is an exciting time in your life, and there is a lot to learn. The first step should be to educate yourself on basic business terms. Knowing these terms will help as you develop your business acumen. Below, we'll review some of the most important business terms you should know. By the end of this post, you'll be ready to take on the business ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Community, General News Article
    Friday, December 09, 2022
    The fourth quarter is upon us, which means it's time to start planning for the end of the year. For small businesses, this is an important time to review your goals for the year, outline your goals for next year, finalize your holiday marketing plans, and update your website and social media profiles. It's also a good idea to check your inventory, review your accounting, and potentially change ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Chamber, Economic, General News Article
    Monday, November 21, 2022
    If you're thinking about starting a business in Hickory Nut Gorge, North Carolina, there are a few things you'll need to take into account before making your final decision. In this article, we'll walk you through how to assess your skills and experience, research market demand, create a business plan, and figure out how much time you have to devote to your new venture. We'll also touch on the ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Human Interest, Education, Press Release, Chamber, Fun Facts, Community, General News Article
    Monday, November 07, 2022
    All great businesses begin the same way: as an idea. Today more than ever, our communities need innovation, and your small business can offer it here in Hickory Nut Gorge. What starts as just a fleeting thought can have far-reaching benefits that go beyond profits. Why Small Businesses Are Important Small businesses matter to communities more than you might think. Not only will you be in a ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release
    Wednesday, October 26, 2022
    A new business can be both exciting and scary. You have a great idea, but you also have a million questions. Maybe even enough to make you wonder whether it's worth taking the leap. Honestly, there's no better time to start a small business. It's true that risks accompany any venture, but don't let the fear of the unknown stop you from achieving your dreams. Read on for tips from the Chamber of ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Fun Facts, Press Release, Community, General News Article
    Thursday, July 28, 2022
    According to statistics, small businesses employ about 47% of workers in the U.S. — and each of these employees must sign an employment contract as part of their job. Still, negotiating a contract can be an incredibly stressful endeavor — especially if you’re new to business. You can transform that stress into strength, though, by preparing for the negotiation process. If you’re a beginning ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Press Release, Community, Human Interest