Small businesses have proven to be a valuable asset to the local community. The Small Business Administration (SBA) explains that small businesses offer more than just employment to millions of people throughout the country.
Here are some of the ways small businesses benefit local communities:
1. Contribute to the Identity of a Community
Just about every community has 1 or 2 characters and charms in the form of a business that people identify with. It can be either the dog grooming and local CPA, the yoga studio and antique parlour, the coffee shop, among others. It is also a great way to keep updated on community news, such as finding out the Morrisons Fleet opening times, or events that are happening throughout the year.
Tourism boards and municipalities also use the vibrant community character created by such businesses to their benefit. It is why they work hard to ensure …