Small Business and Entrepreneur
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.
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.
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.
Groups are teaching immigrants skills for self-employment, potentially creating a new wave of entrepreneurs.
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.
Large companies provide mentorship, instruction and cash to help give small companies a leg up.
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 increase its advertising and get more clicks on all kinds of ads by tapping into the lucrative small-business market.
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.
Most businesses measure success in profits, but success for a startup can mean just surviving long enough to get into the black.
Infusions of cash and advice from large companies such as Macy's and Martha Stewart are making a difference for small businesses.
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.
West Coat Defenders refurbishes vintage Land Rover Defenders and gets it ready for urban safaris.
The Energy Fellows Institute encourages new venture formation and career growth in the cleantech and advanced energy industries.
Web.com is hosting a free small-business seminar to help small-business owners learn how to increase visibility and market their businesses online.