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Marketing Matters in Business

Marketing Matters in Business

Susan Julien Larimore
4/30/18
Local Business

No matter how small the size and scope of your business, marketing is essential. Keep in mind, it doesn’t mean you have to spend thousands of dollars for it to be effective.

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How Can People Be Your Secret Weapon In Marketing?

How Can People Be Your Secret Weapon In Marketing?

Russ Climie
4/12/18
Local Business

What you make is important. If you don’t make something customers want and need, you won’t be in business long. How you make your product is important as well. Customers care where your materials come from and how you put your products together.

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Learn more about the Good for Grand Rapids award recipients

Learn more about the Good for Grand Rapids award recipients

Mieke Stoub
3/12/18
Local Business, Sustainable Business, Social Entrepreneurs

Thanks again for everyone who came out to help us celebrate business as a force for good! In case you missed it, here is a snapshot of each of the award recipients and the things they do to make our community great.

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Use Your Passion to Define Your Purpose

Use Your Passion to Define Your Purpose

Leandra Nisbet
3/6/18
Local Business, Sustainable Business, Social Entrepreneurs

This week marks the first Good For Grand Rapids awards. The March 8th reception will acknowledge the 70+ local businesses that have completed the Quick Impact Assessment to date, the award finalists and eight award recipients.

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Appreciating the Past While Looking to the Future: Takeaways From the Annual Meeting

Appreciating the Past While Looking to the Future: Takeaways From the Annual Meeting

Leandra Nisbet
2/20/18
Local Business, Sustainable Business, Social Entrepreneurs

Last month, I attended Local First’s Annual Meeting. This was my first time attending this event and I did not know what exactly to expect.

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7 Tips to Effective Public Speaking from a Photographer

7 Tips to Effective Public Speaking from a Photographer

Russ Climie
2/6/18
Local Business, Sustainable Business

Russ Climie of Tiberius Images offers tips on public speaking

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