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  • Strengthening our communities has been a focal point of this administration. At the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) we believe entrepreneurship is a path toward economic self-sufficiency. While we believe entrepreneurship can create opportunities for those who have creative ideas, or...
    November 29, 2016 - 0 comments
  • If you own or operate one of the millions of independently-owned restaurants and bars that are the job creators and pillars of our nation’s Main Streets and neighborhoods, invite your neighbors to continue their Small Business Saturday festivities and wrap up a day of shopping small...
    November 23, 2016 - 3 comments
  • Five years ago today, President Obama signed into law the Veterans Opportunity to Work (VOW) to Hire Heroes Act of 2011, which brought about major changes to help transitioning Service members and veterans.On the fifth anniversary of the signing of the law, we pause to reflect on the progress the...
    November 21, 2016 - 3 comments
  • As you look to grow your small business, you might want to consider opportunities with our neighbor to the south, the largest market for U.S. small business exports:   Mexico.In October of this year, SBA Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet visited Mexico to discuss opportunities for...
    November 21, 2016 - 4 comments
  • The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) and SBA have enhanced its Money Smart for Small Business training resource, an instructor-led curriculum designed to provide introductory training for new and aspiring business owners.The Money Smart for Small Business training curriculum has been...
    November 15, 2016 - 2 comments
  • If you have ever thought about starting your own business, the Small Business Administration invites you to celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week, and participate in our online Entrepreneurship Education courses at the SBA’s Learning Center.The SBA Learning Center gives you access to 24/7...
    November 14, 2016 - 1 comments
  • National Distance Learning Week (NDLW), celebrated from November 7-11, recognizes the growing education and training needs of communities of learning through the merging of communication technologies and learning using a wide variety of methods, including online training.National Distance Learning...
    November 08, 2016 - 1 comments
  • 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...
    November 04, 2016 - 6 comments
  • During the month of November the SBA salutes the more than 270,000 Native American small businesses, the great successes they have had and their impact on their communities and to our nation’s economy.In a White House proclamation on National Native American Heritage Month, President Obama...
    November 04, 2016 - 2 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...
    November 03, 2016 - 2 comments

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