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  • Chamber Insight

    Chamber Insight connects you to ideas and inspiration from the Madison area. We'll give you ideas and inspiration from local businesses, as well as leaders in our community. The Madison, Indiana area is full of excitement. Find things to do, see, and experience here. It is all within your reach.
    Wednesday, January 27, 2021
    Marketing Scams Targeting Small Businesses are On the Rise as We Begin 2021

    Scamming business owners are nothing new but we're seeing a rise of scams targeting small businesses via email, website forms, phone calls and even direct mail.

    locable.com

    Tuesday, January 26, 2021
    Think You have a Great Product or Service Idea? Here’s How to Know for Sure.

    The world is full of gurus who will tell you to set some goals, drive action, make it happen. And that’s good advice. But just because you can, doesn’t always mean you should. Launching a new product or service is not something you want to do because you had a wild idea one morning over coffee or in the shower. There’s a lot more that goes into the launching of that product or service. But research and development can be pricey.

    Christina R. Metcalf

    Friday, January 1, 2021
    4 New Year’s Resolutions for Your Small Business

    This year has been a little more difficult to figure out new year’s resolutions. Part of that is because we’re all still reeling from the “lessons” we learned in 2020. Even the best prepared businesses lacked preparation for a global pandemic. Still, the new year is a great time to reexamine what you’ve been doing and how it can get better. Here are a few ideas:

    Christina R. Metcalf

    Friday, August 3, 2018
    Dave Ramsey Says

    Dear Dave, I own a small business with two employees, and I have a bit of a hiring conundrum. I’m looking at two candidates for a position, and on paper they’re evenly matched. I’ve interviewed each of them four times, and I’m still undecided. I was hoping you had an idea for determining which is best for the job.

    Cassey Higdon

    Tuesday, May 1, 2018
    7 Ways to Know It's Time to Raise Prices

    The tongue and cheek answer to this question is that it's time to raise prices when your revenue is no longer covering your expenses. But don't ever wait that long! Instead, you'll want to raise prices long before your business revenue is causing you to have sleepless nights. Here are 7 ways to know it's time:

    Christina R. Green

    Thursday, April 26, 2018
    Knowing When Your Business is a Real Business

    Many business owners struggle with the question "How do I know when my business is successful?" - Watch this Video

    Cassey Higdon