Did you hear that Google+ launched Pages today? Here is a TechCrunch article that provides a great overview. We just added our profile and it only took a few minutes.
We will research adding Google+ as one of the options for posting once the adoption among businesses takes off. In the meantime, make sure you visit our profile and add us to your circles!
You can visit our profile here
Great article on shopping local at GTR Newspapers. There are many reasons to support local businesses, but the article cites Tulsa-Centric:
“For every $100 you spend at a local merchant, 68 of those dollars return to the community. When spent at a national chain, only $43 stay in the community.” This doesn’t even take in to consideration how much we’re lessening our carbon footprint by cutting down on shipping, hauling and packaging.”
A great article on the growing support to find and support our local businesses
Read the full article here Shopping with Local Merchants Benefits Economy, Environment