The Chef’s Table: A Modern American Bistro

Who is The Chef’s Table? The Chef’s Table is a local American Bistro that opened last fall during the COVID-19 pandemic. Given that many students were not present on campus, and that the majority of restaurants had limited in-person dining and events, the restaurant had trouble building a reputable presence with the community. Due to … More The Chef’s Table: A Modern American Bistro

Alzheimer’s and Dementia Resource Service (ADRS)

About ADRS: Alzheimer’s and Dementia Resource Service (ADRS), formerly known as Alzheimer’s Resource Service (ARS), is a program of IU Health Community Health that provides resources and services free of charge to those with Alzheimer’s/dementia, their loved ones, and care providers in South Central Indiana.  Our Objectives:  Candy Stripe Consulting (CSC) has been working with … More Alzheimer’s and Dementia Resource Service (ADRS)

A Helpful Guide to Distinguishing Your Business

For the most part, there is no one business that offers a unique service. There are multiple companies that produce shoes, phones, and even groceries. However, what distinguishes each company from its competitor, is personal branding. Your personal brand is what people think or perceive about your company when its name is mentioned. Overall, it … More A Helpful Guide to Distinguishing Your Business

Holiday Stay-cation: How to Navigate the Season

“It’s the most wonderful time of the year.” This sentence is a heavy cultural engrainment that your small business can capture and develop into a limitless opportunity. The holiday season is known for its festivity and happiness, two intangible elements that push millions to engage with their local businesses. Even in a pandemic, it is … More Holiday Stay-cation: How to Navigate the Season

Tapping into the Power of Social Media

In a dynamic world of ever-changing trends and strategies, social media has become a high impact tool for businesses across the world. This is especially true for small businesses, as social media is a channel to engage with their individualized communities. Contrary to popular belief, this is actually a market advantage for small businesses, as … More Tapping into the Power of Social Media

Big Changes for Small Businesses

The ongoing pandemic has disrupted the economy and placed many businesses into difficult situations. In particular, small businesses with less access to resources and long-term savings are even more vulnerable. Results from the U.S Census Bureau Small Business Pulse Survey indicate that 51.4% of small businesses have experienced a large negative effect from COVID-19. This … More Big Changes for Small Businesses