Value: Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.
Our value is based on how we will all benefit from Shop Main Street Online (SMSO). By shopping on SMSO you will:
- Support American small business owners
- Support local non profit organizations
- Help communities throughout America stay vital and vibrant
- Support businesses that are trusted pillars of the community and have demonstrated dedication and civic responsibility
Integrity: The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively.
Integrity is defined as a “concept of consistency of actions, values, methods, measures, principles, expectations and outcomes.” We invite others to join in the journey of SMSO knowing that they can have confidence in our leadership.
Conscientious: Be honest in every way and enjoy the peace that only a clear conscience can bring you.
We aspire to be consistent in our actions, words and deeds…to be intentional in our actions, always making a more conscious awareness of how our actions impact others. Being “other-centered!”
Trustworthy: Respect is earned. Honesty is appreciated. Trust is gained. Loyalty is returned.
Being Trustworthy is someone or something you can believe in…completely reliable. SMSO will be transparent, upfront and honest not only with our customers but our affiliates, merchants and businesses. We will respect others and will adhere to civility and courtesy for all. Being consistent in our business dealings and transactions and to be an example of fairness.
Opportunity: A negative thinker sees difficulty in every opportunity. A positive thinker sees opportunity in every difficulty.
We promise to identify opportunities for our small business owners. To bring a strong and steady balance to our small business owners yet be open and demonstrate willingness to embrace positive change.
Resourcefulness: A resourceful person will always make opportunity fit his or her needs.
Resourcefulness is defined as having the ability to find quick and clever ways to over come difficulties. We will always search for ways to be inventive and creative and relevant…to bring more value to our customers.
YOU: If you want light to come into your life, you need to stand where it is shining.
We will never forget the confidence and trust YOU have placed in us. We will always do everything possible to merit that confidence.
Main Street America’s Local Marketplace – Shop Main Street Online
American Retailers – American Consumers – American Services – American Communities
America wants to buy local and Shop Main Street Online makes it easy and affordable for retailers and manufacturers to get their products online. Take advantage of the growing e-commerce trend and sell online with no risk.
We were founded on one simple premise—to use our knowledge and values to help American communities thrive by making small business grow and be more profitable. We are committed to giving back to our communities. 10% of transaction fees go right back to participating communities and another 10% goes right back to re-marketing member businesses.
Social ecommerce shopping is the key to success for small local business owners, and an opportunity to get more local customers and customers from all over the US a with no financial risk.