Need help in your small town?

We have too many empty buildings.    Deb headshot  

 Filling Empty Buildings – keynote, webinar, toolkit.

 Our downtown needs help. 

 Bringing Your Downtown Back to Life keynote or webinar.

Our youth are leaving.

Attracting and Retaining Youth keynote, webinar,workshop 

We can’t figure out good marketing and promotion for our small town.

Marketing in a Small Town keynote, webinar, or workshop.

People are stuck in the past.

Committee of Negativity keynote or webinar.

We need more businesses and better economic development.

 Grow Your Own Entrepreneurs, Empty Lot Economic Development, Rural Jobs Creation Strategies or Idea Friendly keynote, webinar or workshop.

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Deb brings real world practicality and common sense to help you create the kind of town you want. 

Her programs on various small town challenges, what to do with empty buildings, better customer service, marketing and economic development in small towns, Innovative Rural Business Models, and Becoming an Idea Friendly Town  have helped chambers, economic developers, tourism specialists, museum experts, business groups, and small town conferences.

Virtual get togethers like webinars, Zoom conversations, even talking on the phone will bring you and your town into a working relationship with Deb. She speaks at conferences both local and national. Invite her for an onsite visits where she helps you find what you want in your town, and helps you create the kind of town you want.

Deb is also the co-founder of along with Becky McCray. They bring you practical advice on how to shape a brighter future for your small town. Sign up for the weekly newsletter that focuses on small town challenges. Become a Megaphone Member and have access to all their videos.


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