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SBA Launches Online Matchmaking for Small Business...

If there’s broad agreement that small businesses are the engine that powers the American...

February 11, 2015


SBIR Pulse – Improving Confidence with a Spoon? Meet...

Interview #2: Anupam Pathak, Founder and CEO of Lift Lab The 2nd edition of SBIR Pulse...

February 26, 2015

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Starting a Business

Celebrating National Entrepreneurship Week: 10+ Business...

Did you know that nearly a quarter of all new U.S. entrepreneurs come from the 20-34 age group? (source: Kauffman Index of Entrepreneurial...

February 23, 2015

Managing a Business

Quit Apologizing! How to Take the Lead as the Female CEO

Recently, Pantene ran a series of empowerment-themed commercials that called attention to how much an apology is used to downplay female...

March 04, 2015


Don’t Qualify for Conventional Business Loan? Understand Your...

If you’re looking to start or grow your business, unless you’re fortunate enough to have a reserve of savings or a benevolent angel...

January 21, 2015


Increasing Mentor-Protégé Opportunities for all Small Businesses

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) recently published a proposed rule to amend its regulations to establish a government-wide...

February 25, 2015

Health Care

Changes to Small Business Health Care Tax Credit

Editor's note: this post first appeared at IRS.gov/aca. Small employers should be aware of changes to the small business health care tax...

February 26, 2015

Industry Word

Thinking Strategically About Your Small Business Marketing

Ask many experts what the key to small business success is and they’ll say, “acting strategically.” That means not only planning ahead but...

March 05, 2015

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