On her first anniversary as the SBA Administrator, Maria Contreras-Sweet announced the opening of the State Trade and Export Promotion (STEP) Program application period. This is the fourth year…read more
National Small Business Week, got off to the races yesterday. NSBW is the marquee event of our agency and SBA Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet used Emerge…read more
The old saying “a picture is worth a thousand words” is taking on a whole new meaning. In a world of constant stimuli – with texts, emails, alerts, and other marketing messages coming at us from…read more
There is no denying the positive influence small businesses have on our nation’s economy. During National Small Business Week we honor their hard work and contributions to our communities. We are…read more
Since 1963, Americans have come together to celebrate National Small Business Week in the United States, working together to recognize the contributions of America’s entrepreneurs and small…read more
Imagine stepping into your store, restaurant, or the office space where you run your business, a day or two after the wildfire has been contained, the tornado has passed, or floodwaters have…read more
Making Plans and Sticking To Them — Or Not!
Come the start of the year, whether that’s the traditional New Year’s Day of January 1 or the anniversary of your business startup date, most…read more
Actually, any sale is a gift until you get paid. But exporters are especially concerned, since their buyers might be 10,000 miles away!
So, understanding the four basic ways to get paid…read more