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SMBs Are Able to Hire But Can’t Find Workers

Small and medium business owners are benefitting from a strong economy but, owing to a lack of qualified workers, are struggling to meet high customer demand. In Q1 of 2018, 30 percent of surveyed medium-sized businesses reported “attracting and retaining a quality work force” as their biggest challenge for the year, and it appears that problem continues unabated. In [...]

By | July 9th, 2018|

Small Business Lease for Funding

Leasing as a Small Business Companies and employees can only do so much without equipment. Whether it be computers, heavy machinery, or even just a company car, a business needs equipment to get things done. However, outfitting your small business with expensive machines or electronics won't be cheap, and as a new business, you could [...]

By | August 31st, 2017|

Grants for Small Business

Grants for Small Businesses Contrary to popular opinion, the Small Business Administration (SBA) does not offer federal grants or loans directly to startup businesses. Traditionally, federal business grants are only available to non-profits, businesses engaged in government-sponsored scientific research, or local and state governments. Although there are loan guarantee programs aimed at making it easier for small [...]

By | July 20th, 2017|

How to Crowd Source for Your Small Business

Crowd sourcing can be a useful tool for business owners looking to finish a project on a budget. Here are 4 helpful guidelines to follow when you get started.

By | July 7th, 2017|

Revising the Dodd-Frank Act to Help Small Business

Revising the Dodd-Frank Act and keeping small business in mind could help make access to capital easier.

By | March 27th, 2017|

Entrepreneurship in Social Impact and Community Revitalization

A man who took it upon himself to think bigger than his own ventures is bringing the entrepreneurial spirit to urban centers in the U.S.

By | March 15th, 2017|

Banks and Minority-Owned Businesses: Lending a Helping Hand

The global recession of 2007-2008 had a huge negative impact on minority owned businesses. In the aftermath, banks are creating innovative methods to lend much needed revenue to these businesses

By | February 24th, 2017|

Small Business Lending: Finding, Fitting, Financing (Forbes)

By | February 1st, 2017|

Line of Credit

Small Business Funding: Lines of Credit A small business line of credit is a standard product offered by many financial institutions such as banks, credit unions, and institutional investment firms. Lines of credit can be a convenient and flexible way of financing for a small business. Is a line of credit the right form of [...]

By | January 30th, 2017|

Where to Find Startup Business Loans 2017 (Nerd Wallet)

By | January 23rd, 2017|
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