"We got the best of each other. I got him some and he got me some. I remember thinking that if he ever got to the big leagues, it would be as a pitcher. He was the best pitcher in Mississippi."-- Twins second baseman Brian Dozier, who grew up playing against Mitch Moreland in northeast Mississippi. "More than anything else, I want the folks back at home to think right of me."-- Elvis Presley, who is also from northeast Mississippi.
How Leighton Vander Esch’s small-town roots powered him to the Dallas Cowboys
Dallas Cowboys first-round pick Leighton Vander Esch journey to the NFL began in Riggins, Idaho, where he was an all-sport star.. He went on to walk-on at Boise State and became Mountain West defensive player of the year.
These Are The 10 Best Small Towns In Alabama To Put Down Roots
How small landscaping companies can compete with larger ones online
Regardless of the nature of your business, being seen on the Internet is a highly recommended way of getting more calls from paying customers. This includes customers who are not looking for you specifically, yet they need your services. People who would usually go to your competitors would now be calling your landscaping company instead! […]
How a Small-town Company is Winning the Soda Wars
Find something that's noteworthy, something remarkable to say that can't be ignored.
Small town pest control company has an amazing commercial (Video)
Roadside MBA: What Small-Town Companies Can Teach You
Three business-school professors found more compelling lessons in the stories of Main Street small-business owners than in the case studies of big companies.
ALABAMA OIL BOOM: How a small town company is revolutionizing the global oil & gas industry
TRUSSVILLE, AL- SPOC Automation, a company located in a quiet Birmingham suburb of about 20,000 people, is the largest artificial lift control manufacturer in all of North America. “Artificial lift”[...]
A Skittles factory helped shape a small-town economy and shows how US cities are attracting big...
This Wrigley factory brings tax benefits and six-figure salaries to a 19,000-person town in Illinois.
Why Small Towns Are Boons for Small Business
Main Street is enticing in more ways than one, from reversing the brain drain to pleasing local clients.
Benefit Tips for Small Companies
There are many options available to small companies to provide benefits for their employees and improve retention.
How to Attract Talent to a Small Company
Luring the best candidates to a small company often means making a case for its potential, their ability to contribute to its success and the advantages of working in an entrepreneurial organization.
Why large companies acquire small companies
Large companies don’t acquire small companies for their financials, because small company revenues won’t mathematically affect the growth or value of the acquirer. Rather, small compan…
Top Companies: Best small companies to work for in Arizona
100 Best Small Companies in America
j2 Global Inc Revenue: $340 million Market Cap: $1.3 billion CEO: Zucker, Nehemia Industry: Internet Software and Services Headquarters: Los Angeles, California Year Founded: 1995 Ticker: JCOM (get quote) Back to 100 Best Small Companies in America j2 Global, Inc. provides cloud services to businesses of various sizes through the Internet worldwide. It offers […]
How small data will transform companies
In essence, the path of small data gives backing and certainty to the intuitive hunches that launched small businesses in the first place.
10 Reasons Small Companies Fail
No small company wants to go out of business, yet many do. And the younger the company, the grea...
How to Innovate, Even In A Small Company
Innovation doesn't have to happen at a grand scale to impact on your business.
5 Tips for Recruiters at Small Companies
Though recruiters who work either as a one-person show or as part of a small team have limited resources, there are several low- or no-cost ways they can ensure that the impact they’re making is a positive one.
Cybersecurity 101 for Companies Big and Small
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