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Better Bike Industry

Social Media for Bike Shops
Better Bike IndustryBlog

As you are probably aware, I am an active user and abuser of social media channels. By priority and preference I use Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and Pinterest to converse with fellow bike nerds and promote this website. I have been doing my best to Like, Follow and curate all local bike

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#likeagirl
Better Bike IndustryCyclingMotivationWomen's Cycling

Many years ago I started this BikeShopGirl.com to empower women in cycling. Empower women to ride bikes, fix bikes and maybe even work in this glorious bike industry. Not to change how we ride, fix or work. I’m happy to see the work of Always, Shelly Sandberg and others taking

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Banjo Brothers Tiny Bike Shop Concert Series
Better Bike IndustryCyclingEvent Coverage

There a notion, that may seem a bit crazy, that a a company or brand may do something solely to spread the love they have for their passions. A great example of this kind of notion is the Banjo Brothers Tiny Bike Shop Concert Series. What does this have to

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Fight Like a Girl
Better Bike IndustryCyclingMotivationWomen's Cycling

A guest post from Melinda Casey with a great cause on her mind during her bike race tomorrow.

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Sharing the bike love
Better Bike IndustryEvent Coverage

I couldn’t make it to Washington this year for the National Bike Summit but there are great things happening today with the Women’s Summit. Follow along on Twitter with hashtag #womenbike Tweets about “#womenbike”

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small business colorado
Better Bike IndustryFeatured

During the past month of mad scrambles to get presents and my new routine of walking the streets of Boulder, Colorado, past boutique’s and chains I have become jaded. Sidebar: I believe my feelings changed around the time American Express started pushing “Small Business Saturday” the day after Black Friday

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I AM SOMEONE'S SOMEBODY
Better Bike Industry

A shop in Richmond, VA is taking a stand on safety and hoping to pull on the heart strings of drivers.

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BRAC
Better Bike IndustryColorado Cycling

2013 BRAC Women’s Summit “2013 – The Year of the Cycling Woman” October 1, 2013 * 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm Hosted by: Prestige Imports and the Colorado Women’s Cycling Project/Naked Women’s Racing Location:  9201 W Colfax Avenue * Lakewood, CO 80215 6:30 Get to know each other / Appetizers

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Better Bike Industry

Does anyone else notice a glaring problem in this ad posted on Bicycle Retailer currently?

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Pearl Izumi Driving Retail
Better Bike Industry

As Summer winds down you should still have Summer Soft Goods displayed. Even though it’s still hot outside, your fall apparel is arriving. Now is the time to get the fall apparel on those new wood hangers, get your customers thinking about Fall riding and staying warm doing it. Create

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