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Clean Up Your Copy: Tips for Better Content Marketing

By | Articles

Content is a powerful means of connecting with your customers. In fact, Seth Godin famously said content marketing is “all the marketing that’s left.” To produce effective written content, you must begin with a foundation of good writing, which isn’t as simple as it sounds. If writing doesn’t come naturally to you,…

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El Dorado, AR: The New A&E Capital of the South?

By | Radio

El Dorado, with a long A (like tornado), is not only unique in how you say it, it’s unique in what they are doing.  Jeff Sloan and Kristi Trevarrow go deep into how El Dorado, Arkansas has overcome many of the obstacles that many Main Streets face. Economic downturn, population…

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On The Road with Main Street Nation

By | Radio

Jeff and Kristi broadcast live from the Main Street Now 2016 Conference in Milwaukee Wisconsin. Once a year, all the Main Street leaders get together to share ideas on how to improve their home towns. Through seminars, break-out sessions and networking, these leaders learn new ways to improve their Main Streets…

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The Value of Main Street

By | Radio

Jeff and Kristi show you how community, culture and business all tie together to increase the financial value and aesthetic value of your Main Street. Jaymes Vettraino, former city manager of Rochester Michigan and now the Director of the Center for Social Entrepreneurship at Rochester College, joins the show to simply explain…

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Branding Your Main Street

By | Radio

You think branding is just for the mega-corporations? Jeff and Kristi and this week’s panel of experts will tell you how important it is to not only brand your business, but also to brand your Main Street. What are you known for? We all know Virginia is for Lovers and…

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Entrepreneurs on Main Street

By | Radio

Every day, independent businesses are making the choice to open on Main Street. On this installment of Main Street Nation Radio, we’ll discuss what businesses are on Main Street today, and what economic and social trends will impact the future Main Street economy. Our guests include Nik Banda, Community &…

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Kristi Brings Main Street Nation to StartupNation

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Kristi Trevarrow joins The Sloan Brothers on StartupNation Radio as their special co-host.  In this edition, not only do you here from successful entrepreneurs and their secrets to success, Kristi provides her special take on how these businesses directly impact your Main Streets. Michael Keith co-founder of The Office Coffee Shop in Royal…

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Where Are They Now?

By | Radio

Kristi Trevarrow joins Jeff Sloan on StartupNation Radio as they check back with 2 entrepreneurs who started their businesses in January 2015. Ron Bartell from Kuzzos Chicken and Waffles had a goal of $1 million in sales for his first year, did he reach that goal? Rachel Leemis started Monty’s…

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