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The Castle Rock Chamber partners with more than 600 member businesses and organizations including 25,000+ employees to support local business, promote our community and cultivate a vibrant economy. Chamber partners include businesses of every size, industry and neighborhoods across the county and region.

7 Strategies for Anticipating Customer Trends 

If you’re not planning a solution today for tomorrow’s customers, you may be setting yourself up for failure. by Marty Zwilling THE MARKET IS changing so fast these days, and if you are not planning a solution today for tomorrow’s customers, you may be setting yourself up for failure and [...]

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Why Castle Rock is one of the fastest-growing cities in the U.S.

Why Castle Rock is one of the fastest-growing cities in the U.S. Photo Credit: NickLucey.com Castle Rock has 265 acres of parks, 44 miles of trails, a historic downtown and the largest open-air outlet mall in Colorado. CASTLE ROCK — Just south of Denver is a small but [...]

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Upselling small businesses increases retention

Customer retention is a vexing problem for many companies that serve the small and medium-size business (SMB) market. But enterprise software company Vendasta thinks that it has found a strategy to combat SMB churn. The report is based on an extensive analysis of its media and agency customers’ SMB customers, roughly 100,000 [...]

By |2018-06-27T09:14:45+00:00June 27th, 2018|Standard Static|Comments Off on Upselling small businesses increases retention

Will Google’s ‘speed update’ hurt small biz?

Google announced in July that it had begun applying its mobile speed update, which could downgrade sites on mobile search that load slowly. Google says the update only impacts the slowest of sites and will “only affect a small percentage of queries.” However, a Searchmetrics study, conducted before the full rollout, noticed [...]

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Women more likely to get funded on Kickstarter

While female-led ventures have long struggled to get financial backing from banks and investors (who are predominantly male), a new Indiana University report finds that women actually have an easier time getting money on crowdfunding platforms than men do. The university’s Kelley School of Business analyzed three years of Kickstarter data, examining [...]

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7 Ways to Keep Customers Coming Back

Customer relationships are fragile. Discover why they decide to leave and how you can keep them on board.  by John Graham MONEY, EFFORT AND time go into acquiring customers, but not nearly enough thought goes into keeping them coming back. Sure, there’s the occasional offer or the “We’ve missed you” discount. All [...]

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‘Confident optimism’ fuels business growth

Companies often try to sell based on logic and data, but most business decisions are based on emotions. The most powerful feeling in today’s business climate, according to a survey of Financial Times readers, is that of “confident optimism.” According to the researchers, when a company feels confident optimism with respect to a [...]

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Leadership Douglas County-Now Accepting Applications

Leadership – Douglas County, Colorado Click Here for application information. Leadership Douglas County (LDC) is a program for established and emerging leaders who live or work in Douglas County and want to take a deep dive into local issues, network with top leaders in the region and enhance their opportunities [...]

By |2018-07-10T13:40:26+00:00May 22nd, 2018|featured|Comments Off on Leadership Douglas County-Now Accepting Applications