small business


Apply for SBA payroll support and keep employees
Portland neighborhood coffee shops and retail businesses can apply for this grant now! It’s essentially free rent money, TODAY! Prosper Portland, the city’s economic development arm, on Monday started accepting applications for relief funds: https://www.bizjournals.com/…/prosper-portland-small-busine… Grant recipients will be selected by April 7. Funds are scheduled to go out right […]

Small Business Resources Apply Today Relief Funds By April 10



cocktails while shopping
Popina Swimwear, in Portland OR, knows how to turn an ordinary sale promotion into a VIP Spa Day experience. Probably the least favorite shopping anyone has to do is for a new bathing suit. Let’s face it, it’s probably because the old one no longer fits and we all know what that means… To get people in […]

3 “must haves” to turn an ordinary sale promotion into ...



Entry door creatures stop traffic
What do smart businesses do when a conference comes to town? Use signs, printed or online, to lead the way to all the right places when there are so many options, yet so little time. Three days, over 42 sessions, tours, activities and hundreds of attendees, all from interesting places and fabulous […]

Signs Lead Conference Attendees to All the Right Places


ready to run for fun from Base Camp Brewing
I dropped by one of the coolest breweries in Portland, OR, they other day because they were hosting a running club promotion. At least that what I thought. Turns out, the running club was organizing a monthly running activity. They picked a place with great beer that happened to on […]

Runners Love Simple Run Promotion


Spring Break Sales Event
Spring Break sale events are perfect for small businesses that cater to families and those benefiting from a regularly scheduled vacation. The manager of Bridge City Comics knows this from being in business for many years. Excess product can offer opportunity to get your name out there during a time when […]

Easy Spring Break Sale Events Promotion