Blogs.Contributors

Register

Blogs Contributor - Barbara Carson

  • The U.S. Small Business Administration’s (SBA) Office of Veterans Business Development (OVBD) is proud to support veteran, service member, and military spouse entrepreneurs during National Veterans Small Business Week and beyond.  Recently, I had the opportunity to speak with Lindsey...
    SBA News and Views - November 04, 2016 - 6 comments
  • The Small Business Administration’s Office of Veterans Business Development is proud to announce that 50 thousand service members and military spouses have participated in the SBA’s Boots to Business Program, since the program began in 2012. The 50,000th graduate was a service...
    SBA News and Views - November 03, 2016 - 2 comments
  • During National Veterans Small Business Week, the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Office of Veterans Business Development is highlighting three outstanding veteran entrepreneurs who received training at a Veterans Business Outreach Center (VBOC). VBOC Success Story: Ray JardineName:...
    SBA News and Views - November 03, 2016 - 4 comments
  • Our veterans and military families deserve our utmost respect and gratitude for their service. At the same time, their government has a responsibility to serve them as well as they have served us.They fought for the American dream – now it’s up to us to help them achieve it.From October...
    SBA News and Views - November 02, 2016 - 0 comments
  • The U.S. Small Business Administration’s (SBA) Office of Veterans Business Development is  proud to provide entrepreneurial counseling and training to veterans, service-disabled veterans, military spouses, and National Guard and Reserve service members through programs like Boots to...
    SBA News and Views - November 02, 2016 - 2 comments
  • This year, to support current and future service-disabled veteran entrepreneurs, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) awarded three institutions and one business the Service-Disabled Veteran Entrepreneurship Training Program (SDVETP) grant. Offered by the SBA’s Office of Veterans...
    SBA News and Views - November 01, 2016 - 0 comments
  • Across the generations, military, veteran, and military spouse entrepreneurs have pursued their version of the American dream—owning and operating a business.  One of our first military veterans, George Washington, was an agricultural entrepreneur.       The...
    SBA News and Views - October 31, 2016 - 1 comments
  • Note: This post is co-authored by Barbara Carson and Erin Andrew, Assistant Administrator for SBA's Office of Women's Business Ownership.This is a great time to be a woman veteran on the path to entrepreneurship. So much progress is being made in the growth of successful veteran women-owned...
    SBA News and Views - March 25, 2016 - 3 comments
  • During National Veterans Small Business Week Nov. 2-6, veteran-owned small businesses have been able to expand their supply chain opportunities through SBA’s American Supplier Initiative matchmaking events.These events provide veteran-owned small businesses the tools required to become...
    SBA News and Views - November 06, 2015 - 0 comments
  • Our military veterans have made priceless contributions to the peace and security of our nation.   Each year, thousands of veterans transition to civilian life.  Many of them decide to use the discipline, skills and leadership abilities they cultivated while in the military to build...
    SBA News and Views - November 05, 2015 - 1 comments

Pages