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Remembering the small business casualties of 9/11 — including mine

When national tragedy strikes, vulnerable businesses often go under. Rhonda Abrams remembers where she was on S.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodaySep 11th, 2019

Remembering the small business casualties of 9/11 – including mine

When national tragedy strikes, vulnerable businesses often go under. Rhonda Abrams remembers where she was on S.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodaySep 11th, 2019

JPMorgan awards $1.75M to small business lender to expand service to underserved markets

JPMorgan Chase & Co. has awarded nonprofit community lender Accion $1.75 million to update its online lending system and expand its Spanish-language services, including in Arizona. Accion, a small business lender headquartered in Albuquerque, New M.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 11th, 2019

Comerica’s new CEO says California"s cooling economy isn"t dampening his enthusiasm for the state

The bank has almost every line of business in the Bay Area, including wealth management as well as lending to small and mid-sized companies and real estate investors......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 14th, 2019

Research links: re-defining small cap

Tuesdays are all about academic (and practitioner) literature at Abnormal Returns. You can check out last week’s links including a look at... FactorsUsing the business cycle to rotate among factors doe.....»»

Category: blogSource: abnormalreturnsMay 7th, 2019

Council"s small-business chairman erects stop sign on Transportation Department

Whose streets? The chairman of the City Council's Committee on Small Business says a Department of Transportation pilot program is giving storeowners road rage—and he wants to force the city... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 16th, 2018

11 books that forever transformed America as we know it

Simon and SchusterThere are some books that are just good reads, and then there are others that fundamentally change the course of American history. Business Insider compiled a list of books — including nove.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 29th, 2018

Here are the 2018 Small Business Award winners (PHOTOS)

The Denver Business Journal awarded its 2018 Small Business Awards honors at a sold-out cocktail reception this evening at the Four Seasons Hotel Denver. The winners were selected based on a number of factors, including financial performance, histo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 24th, 2018

Basic income could work — if it"s done Canada-style

Andrew Harnik/AP Basic income functions differently for different people — for some it's fuel for cultural development, for others it's a food subsidy or an educational grant, and for others it's a small-business booster. About 4,000 people.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 23rd, 2018

Check out Bill Gates" first business card at Microsoft, from after he dropped out of Harvard (MSFT)

Matt Weinberger/Business Insider The Microsoft Visitor Center has lots of Microsoft history on display — including Bill Gates' first Microsoft business card.  It dates back to Microsoft's.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 26th, 2018

Facebook"s digital marketing training for small biz is coming to KC

Facebook Inc. is working with the National Urban League to bring training programs to several major cities, including Kansas City, to help small-business owners learn how to better market their businesses on digital platforms. Facebook COO Sheryl Sa.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 2nd, 2018

Zara has completely altered daily life for this sleepy Spanish town. Here"s what residents think about it.

Business Insider/Mary Hanbury Zara's headquarters are located in Arteixo, a small town on the northwest coast of Spain. More than 5,000 employees across various departments including design, photography, sales, and e-commerce .....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytSep 15th, 2018

Latinos fueling small-business growth, driving $700B into economy

Latinos are driving small-business growth and contributing $700 billion to the US economy every year. Despite challenges including access to capital their revenues jumped 26.5 percent over the last 12 months......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 25th, 2018

Q&A: Preparing a small business for a possible attack

News of another mass shooting, including the recent attack on a synagogue in Pittsburgh, makes many people wonder what they would do if confronted with an active shooter or other assailant......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 5th, 2018

Year in Review: The people we lost in 2018

As 2018 comes to a close, we pause here to reflect on those we lost over the past year. It’s a list that includes small-business owners and legacy entrepreneurs, including Victor Riley, the former chairman and CEO of KeyCorp. From coast to coast an.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 29th, 2018

Jack Henry Profits From the Big Business of Small Banks

While not cheap, this provider of tech services to small financial institutions is primed for slow and steady growthRelated Stocks: JKHY,.....»»

Category: blogSource: gurufocus21 hr. 57 min. ago

Flexible schedules are attracting more workers — what are the pros and cons?

More people are citing flexibility, including temporary assignments, as a key workplace de.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodaySep 15th, 2019

Marketing Strategy Tips: How to Get Super Hyper-Local

Hyper-local is the new name of the marketing game—the latest soup du jour of solid small business strategy. In real estate, it’s an essential tool, since a real estate agent’s target audience is more likely than not extremely hyper-local. Y.....»»

Category: realestateSource: rismediaSep 15th, 2019

MoviePass pronounced dead on Friday the 13th, with little hope for a sequel

Helios & Matheson Analytics Inc., the corporate parent of MoviePass, announced Friday afternoon that it would shutter the service as of Saturday. The company’s board is reviewing options, including selling the entire business or just MoviePass......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 13th, 2019

MoviePass-parent Helios & Matheson is set to shut down permanently on Saturday

MoviePass Inc.'s parent Helios & Matheson Analytics Inc. is set to close its business permanently on Saturday and is considering a sale of its assets, including its Moviefone and MoviePass Films business. .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 13th, 2019

Exclusive: Small-business support for Trump ebbs, but experts say he can reclaim voters

More small businesses prefer a Democrat than Trump in the 2020 election, a new survey shows. That represents erosi.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodaySep 13th, 2019