Small Business and Entrepreneur
A new Small Business Development Center has opened at the University of La Verne in Southern California to provide free consulting and low-cost seminars for small enterprises.
Smaller companies pay dividends too, and some mutual-fund managers count them among the best opportunities to find dividend growth.
Aug. 07--Tucson's Desert Angels group was among the 10 most active angel-investing organizations in the nation in the first quarter, after cracking the top 10 nationally last year, according to a new report by a national angel group. Angel investors are affluent individuals who are qualified under securities law to make high-risk private equity investments that can provide critical seed money ...
Chambers of commerce throughout the country lend a hand to businesses, using a variety of tools to offer aid.
The federal government reached its yearly goal of awarding small businesses 23 percent of contracts for the first time in eight years.
Tough as it may be to land a great job, finding a great candidate for a job can be even harder. Here's what to do about that.
South Florida companies were the most active in attracting venture capital in the first half of the year -- 13 of 25 in the state, according to a report released on Thursday.
The long-awaited surge in hiring at small businesses appears to be under way as they hire on workers to keep up with rising demand for products and services.
SBA Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet will speak at the 2014 National Minority Enterprise Development Week Conference in Washington, D.C., on Aug. 1.
Two youngsters launched Convenient Collectors in the summer of 2013 with a simple business proposal: They will move your trash cans.
GM CEO Mary Barra decided to help MBAs Across America by donating 12 Chevy Volts to help it in its travels across the country.
Demand for Fair Trade products is rising as people become more aware of how their food and other products are made, creating a growing opportunity for entrepreneurs and small-business owners.
Women who own small business are still far behind their male counterparts when it comes to getting loans and government contracts, a congressional report says.
A Philadelphia startup's online store promotes about 1.5 million U.S.-made products, and expects to exceed 6 million soon.
Bank loans and leases grew at a 7.7 percent annual rate in the second quarter, the sharpest increase since 2008, according to Federal Reserve data and SNL Financial.