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Business Owners Are Politically Active But Misunderstood: Survey

  Despite being among the most politically active, small business owners say they are misunderstood and often overlooked by lawmakers, according to a study released...

Steep slowdown in startups impacts economy

Submitted by the Kauffman Foundation (KANSAS CITY, MO.), May 2, 2012 “ Building on a long-term trend, the nation business...

Panzanzee incubator targets social enterprises

One of Chicago's newest incubators is aimed at social enterprises. Panzanzee offers co-working spots in its 2,200-square-foot space as well as the opportunity for...

Fast growing women-led firms employ 27,000

BrightStar Care, a Gurnee, Ill.-based staffing services firm owned by Shelly Sun, was named the fastest-growing woman-led business in North America in April. The...

Intellectual Property Drives U.S. Economic Growth: Commerce Dept.

Submitted by the U.S. Commerce Department WASHINGTON “ The U.S. Commerce Department today released a comprehensive report entitled Intellectual Property...

Angel investor market picks up: UNH analysis

Submitted by the Center for Venture Research DURHAM, N.H. “ Following a considerable contraction in investment dollars in 2008 and 2009, the angel...

Business owners optimistic, but slow to hire

Submitted by SurePayroll Nationwide,  SurePayroll  Scorecard data shows  hiring in March was  down   0.2 percent from the prior month, but paycheck size remained flat....

Economic outlook mixed: Kauffman Foundation survey

Submitted by the Kauffman Foundation (KANSAS CITY, MO.) April 3, 2012   ” Despite remaining generally confident about the prognosis for their own businesses,...

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