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Cloud computing isn't just for the enterprise; it's likely to bring big changes to small businesses too, survey finds The co-owner of a small Florida-based company was about to have a baby so she sought a more flexible way to run her business.
In Washington, a pivotal battle over sugar is heating up. One small corner of the wider culture war over public health and sweeteners, this fight isn't about how much sugar should be in your food, but how much you should know about it.
Mayoral candidate Brian Bowman said he'd increase the small business tax credit to $30,000 from the current $23,800.
David Blanchard, owner of Cognesis Marketing Concepts, knows this better than most and will be sharing his expertise at the Christian Chamber of Commerce of the Northwest's monthly networking meeting from 7:30 to 9 a.m. Aug. 26 at the Windrose Conference Center.
Women are a growing force in the business world, but if they own a company, they may still struggle to get a loan from a bank.
When it comes to franchise concepts, one would be hard put to find one owned and created by an African American.
Natasha Bondaruk, 36, opened Blooms For You Floral Boutique with a ribbon cutting in Bayonne yesterday, as Mayor Jimmy Davis and Councilman Gary La Pelusa helped mark the occasion and welcome one of the newest additions to Broadway's business district.
The Democrat seeking a second term in the U.S. Senate will hold a discussion "focused on providing all Virginians with a fair shot at success," according to a press release: At the stop, Senator Warner will speak about the importance of supporting minority owned businesses as well as his work to advocate on behalf of small businesses.
Small businesses in North Cheam and Worcester Park will benefit from the makeover, which has enhanced their shop fronts, widened paths, and introduced new trees and benches.
The head of Family Health Hawaii says local companies are largely unhappy with the Hawaii Health Connector's small business section, or SHOP, because it offers few plan options and tax credits that don't go far enough.
The National Federation of Independent Businesses announced the launch of its national "Vote for Main Street" campaign on Tuesday, which is designed to promote the legislative priorities of small businesses during the 2014 elections.
Square Capital said Tuesday that Victory Park Capital will provide the capital to extend "hundreds of millions of dollars" in financing to more businesses.
Voxox A , the most comprehensive cloud-based rich communication service for consumers and businesses, today announced that two of its products - Cloud Phone web app for small businesses and Voxox mobile app for consumers - were named as finalists in the Mobile Cloud category of CTIA's annual Emerging Technology Awards competition.
One of the primary arguments against allowing big box stores - such as Walmart, Lowe's, Target and Best Buy - to set up shop in small towns is that they take customers away from local family businesses that have existed in the community for years.
The economic recovery may be continuing, but small business owners aren't ready to put the rose-colored glasses back on.
For the most recent month, the NFIB's survey results show a slight increase in overall economic optimism among those businesses responding to the survey.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 07:06 am
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