Posted on Aug - 19 - 2018


Maui Now

Small Business Grants for Lanai and Molokai Announced
Maui Now
The Mayor's Office of Economic Development announced that applications are now being accepted for a fifth round of grants for businesses on Lanai and Molokai. The grant awards will range from $500 to $5000. The small business revitalization grants are ...

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Posted on Aug - 18 - 2018


nwitimes.com

Small business owners give Indiana an A-
nwitimes.com
"Small business entrepreneurs are creating sustainable jobs, and policymakers must continue to empower this segment of the workforce," Thumbtack Lead Economist Lucas Puente said."It is critical for local, state, and federal governments to support small ...

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Posted on Aug - 17 - 2018

MyDaytonDailyNewsLocal small businesses hiring more in healthy economyMyDaytonDailyNewsSmall business owners are more optimistic about their companies and futures now than they have been in 35 years, according to a recent national survey. Small busines...

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Posted on Aug - 17 - 2018


Philly.com

Here's how small businesses can get a bigger piece of the pie in Philly, advocates say
Philly.com
Many obstacles stand in the way, including procurement processes by the city and major private-sector employers that aren't well-publicized and involve complex application procedures often beyond the capacity of resource-restricted small businesses.

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Posted on Aug - 17 - 2018


Nominations being accepted for Small Business Week awards
Daily Local News
“This is a great opportunity to recognize those small businesses that have contributed significantly to their local communities, developed creative products or made advances with innovative technologies,” said SBA Administrator Linda McMahon in a press ...

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Posted on Aug - 16 - 2018

WTXL ABC 27Market on the Square helps small business owners succeedWTXL ABC 27COLQUITT, Ga. (WTXL) - Small business owners know how hard it can be to start out, but thanks to the Colquitt-Miller Arts Council, they have some help. Since the early 2000s,...

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Posted on Aug - 16 - 2018


KRIS Corpus Christi News

Governor's Small Business Workshop coming to Port Aransas
KRIS Corpus Christi News
AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott today announced an upcoming Governor's Small Business Workshop in Port Aransas. The workshop is scheduled to be held at the Port Aransas Civic Center at 710 West Avenue A on August 21 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m..

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Posted on Aug - 16 - 2018


WQAD.com

Survey: Illinois' small business owners say state has failed them ...
WQAD.com
The state's poor grades put it at 50th out of 50, worse than previous years.

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Posted on Aug - 16 - 2018

NasdaqSmall Business Sentiment Remains Upbeat: 3 Fund PicksZacks.comPer the latest report from the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) on Aug 14, the Small Business Optimism Index increased 0.7 points in July to settle at 107.9. This mar...

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Posted on Aug - 16 - 2018


Sun Sentinel

Fort Lauderdale gets C+ for 'small business friendliness'; West Palm, D+; Miami, B-
Sun Sentinel
South Florida cities get poor to ho-hum grades for “small business friendliness,” according to a new survey by Thumbtack, an app that matches customers with local service businesses and professionals. Fort Lauderdale got a C+; West Palm Beach a D+, and ...

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