Tag Archives: Business Life Stage

Shaun Barry

Nov 26 2014

Business Tip: The Power of Saying “Thank You”


Business Tip: Saying Thank You

Cheers. Thank You. Gracias. Arigato. Merci beaucoup. No matter how you say it, if stated correctly, it has a great impact, especially when you say it to your customers.

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Brad Joens

Nov 12 2014

Get a Business Health Overview with Hills Bank Finagraph


Hills Bank Finagraph

Many business owners find working on their business difficult while working in their business. That’s why Hills Bank is committed to provide quality educational opportunities and services to make business owners feel at ease about their financials.

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Katie Miller

Aug 25 2014

Customer Service in Focus


Customer Service in Focus

Customer service is by its very name a focus on the customer first, with all the unique and often inconvenient requests they bring to your business. Focusing on the customer rather than the company may not always be efficient but …
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Shaun Barry

Aug 06 2014

Live Local Through Your Small Business


Live Local Small Business

Hills Bank is proud to help sustain our local economy by living local. We encourage businesses to support Live Local to keep our communities vibrant. It’s especially important for business owners to be small business activists. Read the local news and …
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Karin Bauer

Jun 16 2014

Tips for Starting and Maintaining a Quality Internship


Tips for Starting and Maintaining a Quality Internship

An internship is a rewarding way for students to get real-world experience and apply what they have learned in college. An internship should be designed to meet the needs and goals of both the business and students involved.

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Whitney Randall

Jun 11 2014

Do you Know a Good Lemon Boss?


Hills Bank Lemon Boss

The warm weather is finally here! I remember when I was a kid my summer days were full of riding my bike, swimming in the Mount Vernon pool, and selling lemonade at my mom’s garage sales. Get ready to relive …
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Shaun Barry

May 14 2014

Grow Your Business with Referrals


Grow Your Business through Referrals

If you want to promote your product or service more effectively, let your customers do it for you. That’s what more businesses are doing as they discover the power of referral marketing.

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Molly Brown

Apr 09 2014

Go Places with Google Places for Business


Go Places with Google Places for Business

Many customers connect with local businesses in their community through Google Places for Business. When someone searches Google, business listings will often appear on a map. If your business is listed, you can claim the listing. If it is not …
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