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Nationally renowned retail sales expert Jon Schallert of the Schallert Group is coming to Harrisonburg!  Register today for this dynamic workshop that will give business owners the tools for leveraging the opportunities in these customer shifts. Schallert is highly sought after for his ability to help entrepreneurs tweak their business models and boost profits by strengthening their web presence and transitioning to experience-based businesses. For more information and to register visit: http://downtownharrisonburg.org/bricks-clicks/

Work and Life In Balance

Located on the I-81 corridor in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia, Harrisonburg is the ideal location for business owners seeking a balance between work and life.  As a university town, Harrisonburg enjoys all the arts and amenities of a big city combined with the ease, recreation and charm of a small city.  Harrisonburg continually receives national recognition, including:

Ranked #6 in America’s Favorite Towns
– Travel & Leisure, 2016

Named one of America’s Top 10 Mountain Bike Towns – National Geographic Society, 2017

Ranked #3 for Lowest Cost of Business in Best Small Cities for Business – Forbes, 2017

Ranked #18 in the Top 100 Smartest Cities in the U.S. – Lumosity, 2013

Ranked #3 safest metro area in the South – FBI Crime Stats, 2015

Named 1 of the 10 Most Exciting Places in Virginia – Movoto, 2015

Honored with the 2014 Great American Main Street Award – National Main Street Center, 2014

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It's official! United begins service on April 3, 2018 to Washington Dulles International Airport and Chicago O'Hare International Airport! Tickets are on sale now at United.com! ✈️🌎🎉 #FlySHD

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