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September 22nd, 2018 by

Tips, Trends and Resources for Entrepreneurs This week’s roundup of “How To” articles, educational resources and upcoming events, business news and success stories recommended by SBE Council President & CEO Karen Kerrigan. The Opioid Crisis and Small Business The U.S. House Small Business Committee recently held a hearing exploring the deep challenges associated with the nation’s […]

September 21st, 2018 by

Small Business Insider   by Raymond J. Keating- Small Business Policy Index 2018: The top six states on the Index are: 1) Nevada, 2) Texas, 3) South Dakota, 4) Wyoming, 5) Florida, and 6) Arizona.   SBE Council’s “Small Business Policy Index 2018” ranks the 50 states according to 55 different policy measures, including a wide […]

September 19th, 2018 by

Small Business Insider FCC Commissioner Brendan Carr provides an update on 5G, and what’s at stake for U.S. entrepreneurs and small businesses By Karen Kerrigan- In this special SBE Council-Forbes Books Radio podcast, FCC Commissioner Brendan Carr joins host Gregg Stebben for a discussion about the “Race to 5G,” why it is important to the […]

September 18th, 2018 by

Small Business Insider BY BARBARA WELTMAN The U.S. Census Bureau estimates that there are more than 34 million households with children under the age of 18, and members of your employees may be among them. They may want to attend school plays, sporting events, and teacher conferences, or volunteer at school functions. With employees’ children back in school, […]

September 15th, 2018 by

Tips, Trends and Resources for Entrepreneurs This week’s roundup of “How To” articles, educational resources and upcoming events, business news and success stories recommended by SBE Council President & CEO Karen Kerrigan. MARKETING & SALES Marketing is the #1 Problem According to Small Businesses: How to Do Marketing Effectively, Small Business Trends. “It’s clear that getting […]

September 13th, 2018 by

Small Business Insider by Raymond J. Keating- The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that the Consumer Price Index (CPI) increased by 0.2 percent in August. Over the past 12 months, the BLS reported that CPI inflation ran at 2.7 percent. And if we look at the last six months, the annualized rate of inflation […]

September 11th, 2018 by

September is National Preparedness Month. With Hurricane season now upon us and other disasters making headline news, it’s an important time to make or review your disaster/emergency plan. An estimated 25 percent of businesses don’t open again after a major disaster, according to the Institute for Business and Home Safety. Protect your small business by identifying […]

September 10th, 2018 by

The Buckeye State Has Experienced Dramatic Improvements. Will it Get Even Better?   by Raymond J. Keating- Small Business Policy Index 2018: Ohio ranked ninth best among the 50 states. SBE Council’s “Small Business Policy Index 2018” ranks the 50 states according to 55 different policy measures, including a wide array of tax, regulatory and […]

September 9th, 2018 by

Small Business Insider By Karen Kerrigan- Access to capital is one of SBE Council’s core issues, so we get very excited when legislation is introduced that would make this simpler and easier for entrepreneurs and small businesses.  The “Unlocking Capital for Small Businesses Act” (H.R. 6127) is true to its billing. It would bring clarity to […]

September 8th, 2018 by

Tips, Trends and Resources for Entrepreneurs This week’s roundup of “How To” articles, educational resources and upcoming events, business news and success stories recommended by SBE Council President & CEO Karen Kerrigan. Small Business Resource of the Month – SBA Guide to Emergency Preparedness September is National Preparedness Month, and with Hurricane Season upon us as […]

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