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Three ways to celebrate National Small Business Week

Samantha Escobar
May 8, 2019
In the last 50 years, the President of the United States has recognized National Small Business Week in the month of May. National Business Week recognizes the critical contributions of America’s entrepreneurs and small business owners. Did you know that more than half of Americans either own or work for a small business? These entrepreneurs create about two out of every three new jobs in the United States each year!

During National Small Business Week, the U.S. Small Business Administration highlights the impact and importance of small business owners from all over the country. These small business owners contribute to our economy and create jobs for Americans.
There are many ways to celebrate this week! Below are three ways you can contribute to Small Business Week.

SHARE YOUR SMALL BIZ

There are many ways to celebrate in small ways this week! The first thing is to share your business! If you have a small biz, make sure to share your business and illustrate what makes you different from big corporate companies. You can share inspirations to other small businesses or someone who wants to create a small business.

REGISTER .BIZ

If you have a great business, you must have a great website as well! Whether you're just starting up or launching a brand new online presence, buying a .BIZ domain is the perfect choice for your business website. Having a website for your small business will open doors for you, you can use this website as a platform to promote your products and make announcements to your customers. Show your customers you mean business with .BIZ! During Small Business Week (May 5th-May 11th, 2019) .BIZ will be on sale for $2.59! Don't miss out

SHOP LOCAL

A big important thing to always keep in mind when you're shopping local is that it is more rewarding and you are helping out your neighborhood more than you think. When you shop local you are supporting a small business that supports jobs in your area. Shopping local is also great for the environment. Since local shops businesses make more local purchases, less transportation is required. In conclusion, you will always get a more personal touch shopping local, and you will find way more unique products!

However you decide to shop on National Small Business Week just remember to shop local or find a local store that has an online store! Say thank you to these amazing entrepreneurs!

Written by Samantha Escobar

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