There’s a certain glamour when someone says they own a business. The notion of bags of cash, lots of vacations and a flexible schedule. While that may be the ultimate goal for a business owner, this is far from reality. Most small business owners work crazy hours (late nights, early mornings, holidays…) and carry a tremendous responsibility for not only themselves and their families, but also their employees who depend on them for their livelihood.
Small businesses are the lifeblood of our community (and every community, for that matter). It’s important to support them, thank them and celebrate them. Here are seven reasons why you should thank a local business TODAY!