Local & Small Business

Five Questions to Ask When a Professional Sports Team Relocates to Your City

If a professional sports team relocates to a new city, what are the likely economic benefits?

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How local businesses, college athletes are taking advantage of the NIL era

Effective July 1, 2021, NCAA athletes were allowed to profit off of their name, image or

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Localizing a St. Patrick’s Day in Transition

The National Retail Federation (NRF) conducts an annual survey in advance of St. Patrick’s Day asking

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Veterans Day Angle: Entrepreneurship

As Veterans Day approaches, consider profiling local veterans or military spouses who’ve launched businesses. The U.S. Small Business

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How Are Small Businesses Weathering Covid-19?

Small businesses generate 99% of the U.S. Gross Domestic Product (GDP), but dig deeper into those

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More Ideas for Localizing Halloween Retail Stories

COVID-19 has had a significant impact on the economy. That has afforded business reporters many opportunities

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Localizing Halloween Retail Stories

Halloween will look very different this year in light of Covid. Although some families and neighborhoods

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Covering local kid and teen entrepreneurs

With less demand for camp counselors, lifeguards, and other seasonal jobs typically held by teens, the

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Localizing Small Businesses Reopening (or Not Reopening)

If your state is among those that are attempting to reopen businesses now or in the

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Covering Local Small Business Pivots

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced many small businesses to rethink their business models. For some, that

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