Tags: ‘business goals’

Cyber Monday: Why E-Commerce is Important for Your Business

“Cyber Monday” is now apart of the common vernacular around the holidays and has equal weight as its older shopping juggernaut event day, “Black Friday.” However, that hasn’t always been the case. Yes, there was a time before Cyber Monday! The term Cyber Monday was actually coined by Ellen Davis back in 2005, before we […] Read more

Amazon Launches New Social Platform Spark to Help Customers Connect to Businesses

Amazon strikes again with yet another software component, Spark. Spark is an innovative social media platform to connect buyers with similar interest to products they may find interesting. Yes, Amazon is forever changing and innovating their platform. At first glimpse, the appearance of the “feed” looks pretty much like a mix of Facebook, Instagram, and […] Read more

Case Study: Implementing eCommerce and MailChimp

Many businesses understand the importance of hosting ecommerce abilities on their website. Whether or not they have put it into place, it’s a process they’re familiar with, and knows help sell items due to convenience and ease of reaching the customer. However, it’s not the only outlet in which you can reach customers online. Through […] Read more

Congrats to Ben Kiger, First-Ever Recipient of the High Five Award

Stand And Stretch is proud to announce the introduction of the High Five Award, a monthly title to be given to a worker who went above and beyond their requested duties. We pride ourselves on working with the best and the brightest, and earning a High Five means one of our already great employees has […] Read more

Lifting Anchor: Sailing into the Next Five Years

Today, as our mentor and landlord Will Burgin added a “for lease” sign to market our office property, it caused quite the commotion in my head and heart. We are leaving the Village. I started remembering how excited we were when, just two of us, left the Regional Technology Incubator of Columbus at CSU (big […] Read more

Why Email Campaigns are Important for Small and Mid-Sized Business Growth

When needing to get a hold of someone, the fastest form of communication is email. It’s also the most effective. In today’s digital age, folks are on their computers and their phones almost as often as they’re awake, and reaching out to them through that same medium can mean having your message seen. That’s why […] Read more

Your Blog Is Your Business: How To Begin

One of the hardest ideas to integrate into your business is a blog.  You may toss the idea around and wonder what it is you may want to talk about. The real reason your business needs a blog is because you are probably not on the front page of your local newspaper.  Your product is […] Read more