Small Business Owners Are Retiring & Why Millennials May Not Fill The Gap on America’s Main Street

I research & write on longevity, generational trends & innovation. Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. Norm Eggert Photography After 235 Years one of the nation’s oldest hardware stores closes. Is America’s Main Street in retirement or transition? A local hardware store in Worcester, Massachusetts recently announced that it […]

Judy Chan of Urban Airship: 82 Percent of Millennials More Likely to Use a Loyalty Card on Their Mobile Device

Small Business Trends: Give me a little bit of your personal background. Judy Chan: I am a product manager here at urban airship. So my primary role entrepreneurship is really to talk about mobile wallets. So what I like to tell everyone is you know in many ways I have […]

Many Small Businesses Aren’t Marketing to Millennials, Says Manta Report

Small business owners are missing out on a potentially big piece of the action by not marketing to millennials, a key consumer demographic, according to a recently released survey. Only 15 percent of small businesses across all industries are marketing to millennials, the survey resultsreveal. As a result “the vast majority are missing […]

Millennials Want Work-Life Balance, Even if it Means Relocation

Everyone talks about work-life balance, but will Millennials be the ones to really make it happen? A new EY study finds that Millennials – particularly Millennial parents – are so serious about finding work-life balance, they’re willing to relocate if it means finding a job that offers it. Millennials are an influential […]