Posts Tagged "Small Business Administration"

6 Must-Use Resources For Small Business Owners

6 Must-Use Resources For Small Business Owners

As a small business owner, there’s no doubt that you are an expert in your field. Whether you can recommend the perfect record for a customer’s vinyl collection or whip up the tastiest pastry your community has ever known, your small business’ success is a testament to your expertise.

Independent We Stand and Scott’s Marketplace Join Forces to Champion “Shop Local”

Independent We Stand and Scott’s Marketplace Join Forces to Champion “Shop Local”

In an effort to promote support for local businesses, Independent We Stand and Scott’s Marketplace today announce a national partnership that will encourage support for local businesses across the United States and educate American consumers on the shop-local movement. Independent We Stand and Scott’s Marketplace are both “shop local”-minded organizations that boast similarly aligned missions with the primary goal to support small, local or otherwise independent businesses in the United…read more →

4 Ways to Fund Your Small Business

4 Ways to Fund Your Small Business

The opportunities to fund your small business are nearly endless in today’s entrepreneurial world, as long as you know where to go and what to expect.

A Generation of Entrepreneurs

A Generation of Entrepreneurs

Starting a business will never be easy, but in today’s world, it seems more feasible than ever. From seasoned pros looking for new adventures to innovative high school and college students turning their childhood ideas into action, more and more people are setting out to start their own businesses – and doing so successfully.

Nominations for the 2014 Small Business Week Awards Now Open

Nominations for the 2014 Small Business Week Awards Now Open

Whether you’ve just taken over the family hardware business, or you’re a regular at the local coffee shop, we all have at least one small business that’s close to our hearts. Now, you can honor your go-to small business by nominating it for the 2014 National Small Business Week Awards.

Small Business Works for Veterans

Small Business Works for Veterans

While we enjoy the perks they provide on the home front, small businesses are also serving the brave men and women of the armed forces, at home and abroad. While we enjoy the perks they provide on the home front, small businesses are also serving the brave men and women of the armed forces, at home and abroad.

How to Get Help if Sandy Knocks You Out

How to Get Help if Sandy Knocks You Out

Sandy the Frankenstorm is barreling her way up the East Coast, flooding coastal towns, closing schools, and shutting down major metropolitan transportation systems. While safety of employees and customers is always a top concern, for most business owners, worries of how they will recover from Sandy financially are never far away.

SBA Changes: A Deeper Look.

President Obama announced Friday that he is elevating the head of the U.S. Small Business Administration, Karen Mills, to become a Cabinet member.

Independent We Stand
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