Mentors give business owners a boost

DE KALB (IL) DAILY CHRONICLE -- Mentors give business owners a boost By NICOLE WESKERNA - nweskerna@shawmedia.com Created: Wednesday, December 14, 2011 5:30 a.m. CST  SYCAMORE – If it weren’t for a group of business-minded volunteers,…

Entrepreneurs in Spurring Job Creation

Posted by Ellen Kim on December 01, 2011 at 10:18 AM EST National Entrepreneurship Month is a perfect time to celebrate the immigrant innovators who have always played a major role in growing the American economy - from the Russian-born…

Bell stresses impact of small businesses

November 24, 2011  By BRETT DUNLAP: Parkersburg News and Sentinel  PARKERSBURG - A national small business advocate was in Parkersburg, talking about the importance small businesses have on the nation as well as the areas where they do…

5 ways to get that federal contract

WASHINGTON POST -- 5 ways to get that federal contract  The federal government spends more than $500 billion a year in contracts, making it the largest purchaser of goods and services in the world. Small businesses throughout the country…