Why your local chamber of commerce networking groups are great for business leads
Chambers of commerce offer loads of benefits to small business owners including a place to brainstorm ideas, meet other professionals, and find clients.
Growing your business: use these steps to secure your small business loan
Tricks and tips on how to get the best possible loan for a small business and how to channel that loan into growth, funding expansion or new employees.
Costco adds churro Bundt cake from small California wholesale bakehouse: 'Certified banger'
Costco Wholesale is selling a 40-ounce churro Bundt cake made by Bakery Street, a California-based wholesale bakehouse. Social media users have been sounding off on the new item.
Whistleblowers are witnessing fraud, abuse in government agencies: Rep. Beth Van Duyne
Rep. Beth Van Duyne, R-Texas, discusses Biden family business dealings and wasteful government spending on 'The Big Money Show.'
US small businesses are 'AI-curious' but divided on benefits of new tech, study finds
U.S. small business owners are intrigued by the possibilities artificial intelligence can bring, but there are enormous divides in age and firm size when it comes to seeing benefits.
Business in Democrat-led state eyes Texas as crime takes toll
Antique Marketplace owner Carly Willis says rampant crime in Washington state is threatening her business, causing her to consider a move to the Lone Star State.
How to use a summer intern to your advantage so it’s a win-win
Interns who spend the summer with a company can bring a can-do attitude, new perspective and can ease the workload for regular employees who can boost overall performance.
Tight labor market has increased demand for teens in summer jobs
The proportion of teenage Americans who have jobs has trended up amid a tight labor market and rising wages, and states are looking to make it easier for businesses to hire teens.
Retired NASCAR champion Michael Waltrip hops into brewery business, revs up for 100 new bars in five years
Two-time Daytona 500 champion Michael Waltrip discusses his brewing company and their latest mission to open 100 new bars within five years.
How to raise your business' social media presence on a limited budget
Social media usage can allow small business to connect with their audiences and gain new customers. Facilitating customer engagement properly can boost sales.
Texas mom builds sensory play kits in kitchen after daughter's diagnosis, sees 330% growth: 'Sky is the limit'
A Houston, Texas, mom has built a sensory play empire after her daughter struggled with Childhood Apraxia of Speech. The brand, Young Wild & Friedman, continues to grow.
US debt default would be 'devastating' to small businesses, Chamber of Commerce warns
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is sounding the alarm over a potential default on the federal government's debt, warning small business owners of the "devastating" impact.
Amazon sellers averaged over $230K in sales in 2022
Independent sellers in Amazon's marketplace sold an average of 7,800 products every minute in 2022 and averaged more than $230,000 in sales during the year.
CEOs give fair warning to Chicago over bad-for-business policies
Chicago businesses feel “very shocked" and “deeply concerned" about the city's high crime and "ill-conceived" policies forcing owners and their establishments to relocate.
CEO details how ‘passion project’ became a $30 million, made-in-America business
Flexscreen CEO Joe Altieri shares what makes his product unique and details his success on ‘Varney & Co.’
Kate Middleton’s mom could still be involved with Party Pieces, new owner says: ‘That's up to her’
Kate Middleton's mom, Carole Middleton, sold her business, but the new owner, entrepreneur James Sinclair, says the door is open for her to come in and still be involved.
How supporting local community events can yield business opportunities
The scope and involvement of businesses can vary depending on the event. Some alliances could include a monetary component, while other support could be sharing your time and talents.
World Bee Day: Small business Beessential offers natural products made from the power of the bee
Ohio-based small business Beessential creates all-natural skin care products based on bees. After a co-worker left behind some bees at a farm, a passion was ignited and a small business born.
Kate Middleton's parents sell party supply company
Kate Middleton's parents party supply company, Party Pieces, has been sold after almost 40 years of business. Entrepreneur James Sinclair confirmed the purchase on Thursday.
Entrepreneurs head to Delaware for small business opportunities, report says
Shopify and Deloitte analyzed data – from jobs supported to business activity – to determine where entrepreneurs have the biggest overall impact in the U.S.