NEW YORK (TheStreet) - What happened in small business this week? Who has the friendliest small-business credit card? Where are solo entrepreneurs starting businesses? National Small Business Week is coming in June. Is Facebook hurting your business? "Shark Tank's" Barbara Corcoran shares business lessons. 1. Bank of America is the "friendliest" credit card issuer to small...
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) - Whether you were coming up with tasks to fill the slow summer days, finding strategies for your "excess cash," or optimizing all that social-media engagement, here's what happened in small business this week. 1. Summer slowdown activities for small-business owners. Just because the summer may bring fewer sales, doesn't mean you should head the beach...
(11 days ago)
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- What's happening in small business today? 1. Small-business owner confidence continues to drag. Small-business owner confidence continues to drag, according to the National Federation of Independent Business' Small Business Optimism Index. The index nudged higher by 0.9 point to 88.9, but failed to regain the losses caused by last month's "fiscal...
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Small business owners from throughout Yolo County will gather June 26 at the UC Davis Conference Center for the Yolo County Small Business Resource Summit.Click to Continue »
(7 days ago)
Small business owners from throughout Yolo County will gather June 26 at the UC Davis Conference Center for the Yolo County Small Business Resource Summit.
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- What's happening in small business today? 1. Small Business Lending Fund boosts loans by $1.5 billion. Banks receiving capital through the Small Business Lending Fund boosted lending by $1.5 billion in the first quarter vs. the prior three months, the seventh straight quarter of increases and the second highest since the start of the program in 2010,...
(2 months and 17 days ago)
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- What's happening in small business today? 1. Small business insurance marketplace delayed. The Obama administration is planning to delay the launch of the Small Business Health Options Program, or SHOP, the marketplace that is supposed to provide small employers with multiple plan options starting next year, according to the Wall Street Journal. The...
(2 months and 18 days ago)
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- If you're a small-business owner, chances are you're spending way too much time on taxes or money on an accountant or tax specialist to help you out. According to the National Small Business Association, 64% of business owners spent more than 40 hours per week last year dealing with federal taxes (up from 57% in 2011), while spending more than $5,000...
(3 months and 7 days ago)
Dave Hodges Democrat Business Editor -- Small business has been on the minds of many this month and even this past week, with the various events put on and awards presented to some remarkable companies.
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