Category: Business

Posts about businesses and how a city can help them.

Small Business Counseling for Free

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After I left my corporate job in 2001, I finally had the flexibility to volunteer in my community. The first organization I offered my time and expertise was SCORE. It is a non-profit funded by the Small Business Administration. It is mostly used as a resource for free small business counseling. It has to be one …

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Rogers Greenway and Trail System Provides a Great Way to Get from Point A to Point B or Just Get Away

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One of my favorite amenities in Rogers is the trail system. Before we moved to Southwest Rogers, we lived in Whispering Timbers and had easy access to the Cambridge Trail. Over there, we were walking distance to banking, the movie theater, restaurants, and shopping. The Cambridge Trail gave me quick access to Sam’s Club and …

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Why We Should Think Small — As in Small Business

How will our road construction affect our city's business

I’ve attended all the Rogers city council meetings since July 2011 with the exception of one or two. With all the decisions made in those committee and council meetings, not once have I heard someone ask, “How is this going to affect our business community?” This is only one of the reasons I have to get …

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