The Value of Teaching


At both Artist’s Attic and Porch Music Store, our mission transcends merely providing high-quality products, art supplies, and musical instruments. We are deeply committed to spreading the power of art and music throughout our community. We believe that creativity has the potential to transform lives, and we are dedicated to making these forms of expression accessible to everyone. One of the ways we bring our […]

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Engaging With the Community: A Key to Business Success


Integrating and engaging with the local community is crucial for any business. While it’s possible to thrive by simply identifying and fulfilling a need, true success often comes from actively participating in the community. Business owners and managers who genuinely care about their work understand the importance of becoming an integral part of their surroundings. Reaching Out and Building RelationshipsConnecting with your neighbors and participating […]

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The Harmony of Art and Music


Art and music are two sides of the same creative coin. While not all art is music, all music is undeniably art. They complement each other beautifully because, at their core, both are forms of creative expression. Art can be seen in almost everything we do beyond our basic needs. Whether it’s the smile of a local barista or the lively step of a delivery […]

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People Shop Where They Feel Welcome


You can have the most organized retail environment possible, with the most current stock tastefully displayed. You can lay out your store perfectly to maximize flow and have clear lines of sight on all your most important items. It can be clean as a whistle, fun and engaging, and still fail if only one aspect is being mismanaged: customer service. Nothing is quite as important […]

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Creating an Inviting Atmosphere


Walking into a retail store is an experience that should engage all the senses and leave customers wanting more.

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The Synergy of Shopping Local Year-Round


At its core, the concept of supporting local businesses transcends transactions; it’s about investing in the heartbeat of our communities.

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Keeping Inventory Fresh


In my last blog, I talked about the value of taking inventory of story stock. Doing so brought to mind thoughts on elaborating on the ideas here. In the ever-changing world of retail, the importance of keeping stock fresh cannot be overstated. A well-maintained inventory not only enhances the overall shopping experience for customers but also contributes significantly to the success and sustainability of any […]

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Taking Stock of your Stock


As we enter a new year, this is the best time to determine your store’s strengths and weaknesses with an annual inventory check.

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