Your store may not be a big, city-slicker business, but even a small-town shop can still get customers through its doors.
Q: I have a
clothing store and hair salon business in a very small town. How
can I get people to come through my doors and shop here? It seems
that people would rather shop somewhere else, like in a big city,
instead of saying they bought something from a small
A: We live in a small community of less than 2,000 people, so we see firsthand how people in businesses like yours get people in the door and make sales. As with big-city retail, location can be important. Being next to the town coffee shop means you'll be seen. But even without street traffic, small-town merchants can still get business.
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