Small Business and Entrepreneur

Small Biz Drives Jobs Growth: Yellen

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen told the U.S. Chamber of Commerce that the country's small businesses have accounted for more than half the job gains during the nearly 5-year-old economic recovery.

Startups Set Up Shop in Buffalo Tax-free Zone

Seven high-tech companies are poised to set up shop in tax-free zones tied to the University at Buffalo, creating dozens of jobs while reaping the benefits of the Start-Up NY economic development program.

Contreras-Sweet Solves SBA Mysteries

Maria Contreras-Sweet, administrator of the Small Business Administration, vowed to make sure that Americans who need the SBA know about its "vast network" of programs, resources and alliances.

Organizations Aim to Train Immigrant Entrepreneurs

Groups are teaching immigrants skills for self-employment, potentially creating a new wave of entrepreneurs.

House Votes to Make R&D Tax Credit Permanent

The House voted Friday to make permanent a tax credit that rewards investment in research and development, adding $156 billion to the budget deficit over the next decade.

Big Firms Give Small Businesses a Leg Up

Large companies provide mentorship, instruction and cash to help give small companies a leg up.

Warren Buffett to Meet With Young Entrepreneurs

A baker's dozen of young entrepreneurs from across the country have won the chance to present their business ideas to investor Warren Buffett later this month.

Facebook Wants to 'Friend' Your Small Business

Facebook wants to increase its advertising and get more clicks on all kinds of ads by tapping into the lucrative small-business market.

Florida Entrepreneurs Look Beyond Bikinis

South Florida is now angling to become one of the nation's next tech hot spots by leveraging its role as the gateway to Latin America and luring northern entrepreneurs with a low cost of living and lots of sun.

Entrepreneurs Share Success Stories

Most businesses measure success in profits, but success for a startup can mean just surviving long enough to get into the black.

Small Businesses Thrive on Unlikely Partnerships

Infusions of cash and advice from large companies such as Macy's and Martha Stewart are making a difference for small businesses.

Janet Yellen to Speak for SBA Week

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen will kick off National Small Business Week with an address at an evening reception at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in Washington, D.C.

Entrepreneur Rebuilds Old Land Rovers for Urban Safaris

West Coat Defenders refurbishes vintage Land Rover Defenders and gets it ready for urban safaris.

Colo. Cleantech Program Calls for Entrepreneurs

The Energy Fellows Institute encourages new venture formation and career growth in the cleantech and advanced energy industries.

Atlanta Entrepreneurs Invited to Free Business Summit is hosting a free small-business seminar to help small-business owners learn how to increase visibility and market their businesses online.

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Worker Confidence Dips as New Month Begins

The Randstad Employee Confidence Index decreased 3.3 points in January to 52.1, indicating U.S. workers may be feeling uncertain about the job market and economy amid ongoing budget negotiations, which have led to higher payroll taxes for many Americans.

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