local-businesses

As CEO of a digital marketing company, I know all too well that local businesses are NOT happy with the online marketing industry as a whole.
To help local business owners understand the online marketing landscape, I've boiled it down to three simple categories that I see as essential for both getting and keeping customers.
Facebook is not going anywhere, and as a small business owner, it's one of the few place where you have the ability to take control of your business' story and reputation. Embrace that advantage, and you'll be well-positioned to succeed going forward. Resist, and you will inevitably fall behind.
When communities spend scarce funds attracting jobs that don't exist, everyone loses. The taxpayer, schools, local and private sector employers are out millions of dollars and have nothing to show for it. Are there any alternatives?