Small Business and Entrepreneur
World Business Chicago is having another go at helping community
development organizations and small businesses raise money on crowdfunding site
Experts say one of the smartest expenses a businessperson can take on is joining
a chamber of commerce, which can be one of the best forums to build business
Innovation Center caters to startups and small businesses with a mix of offices,
labs and co-working spaces.
Southern Indiana was the focus for small business
Thursday as three locals were honored for their contributions to the state and
Karen Mills, administrator of the Small Business Administration, said on Thursday that the agency is planning to address an issue advocates say is one of the most difficult for startups and companies with the fewest employees.
The U.S. Small Business Administration and the W20 Group, a cluster of digital communications companies, will present Getting Started with Mobile and Location-based Marketing, the final
topic in the five-topic social media webinar series. The webinar will help small business owners learn how to engage social media savvy customers on the go through mobile marketing.
San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce hosts its annual Business awards.
Latinos in Social Media is hosting a conference for Hispanic entrepreneurs with tech startup ideas.
Orlando's National Entrepreneur Center is celebrating its 10th
anniversary Tuesday with an afternoon of free educational seminars for small
The joint project is funded by the U.S Small Business Administration and the El
Paso Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, and provides one-on-one counseling to anyone
looking to start a business.
Temple's online children's clothing company, Lolly Wolly Doodle, based
in Lexington, has received the investment from the Revolution Growth Fund.
First-world business models just don't work in Third World countries.
Jack Truong, president and CEO of Electrolux Major Appliances North
America, knows a thing or two about risk-taking.
Details about jobs programs for employers, small business contracting
opportunities, and social media tips will be part of the annual Governor's Small
Business Forum on Thursday in El Paso.
Some entrepreneurs start from the ground up with an original idea, others become agents of
existing companies, and still others stake their money in a franchise.