By Danny Groner, Skillfeed All small business owners know that if they don’t pay attention to what the competition is doing they will get beat. But another area to consider is how they themselves are investing in their skills to stay fresh, polished, and engaged. Building up your brand and becoming known as a leader [...]
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By Nicola Bird, Founder of JigsawBox.com Many coaches assume that most of their business is likely to come directly as a result of 1:1 coaching and from referrals. Whilst this is always the best form of new business generation, it is worth considering whether your sales strategy is also ‘web-friendly’. Whatever sector of coaching you [...]
Lawmakers in Washington can help small-business owners by offering assistance with employee investment, limiting barriers to starting a small business, reaching out to struggling small-business owners, creating regulations that foster success, making the SBA loan process easier and increasing small-business access to government contracting. This is according to a panel of industry experts and thought [...]
Utah’s small businesses have another opportunity to take advantage of the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses program at Salt Lake Community College to help create jobs and economic opportunity in Utah. The College is currently seeking small business owners to participate in the second training cohort, which will begin on August 16. Applications are being [...]
By Karen Mills, SBA Administrator As Administrator of the SBA, I have the opportunity to travel around the country meeting with small business owners and entrepreneurs. As you talk to these men and women, and walk the shop floor of their facilities, you understand exactly why America’s small businesses are the economic engine of our [...]