Are Small-Town Businesses Taking Over Big Cities?

Are Small-Town Businesses Taking Over Big Cities? Avatar Posted by ivanpw under Startups
From http://www.noobpreneur.com 1269 days ago
Made Hot by: logistico on January 9, 2013 2:39 pm
Are we entering the Golden Age of the global small town? Here are three trends that will make you ask, Are small-town businesses taking over big cities?

This article is written by Katie McCaskey, co-owner of George Bowers Grocery, a neighborhood grocery, café, and beer garden in Staunton, Virginia.



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Written by ivanpw
1262 days ago

Heather,

Cheers - I have witnessed the same trend in where I live. I live in a town near our capital city (I can't stand all the traffic and such!) and I see small businesses are doing really well here.

Even we have a university, shopping mall, huge supermarket, hospitals and so on... in a small town.



Written by HeatherStone
1269 days ago

Great exploration of some parallel and paradoxical ideas in business development. The growth in or migration to urban areas is the most interesting idea here because, with online connection growing, it would seem location within an urban center would be less important for running a business than ever. Thanks for sharing this with the BizSugar community!



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