Air travel is due for a revolution, and startup Zunum Aero just got their big chance from two major companies to jumpstart it.
talk small, hear small, eat, sleep and breathe small. Because when you’re trying to connect with a small business, you must understand everything about those who run them.
The next wave of entrepreneurs that will drive the small business engine is the millennial generation. They’ll make up approximately 75% of the workforce within the next 10 years and will be the key demographic driving startups and creating new jobs.
The first ever pitch competition was held recently at a Sacramento Kings game.
For small businesses that are floundering, failing or faltering, George Cloutier’s business consultation company is just a phone call away. Cloutier, 69, started American Management Services as a business turnaround service based on the insight that many small business owners don’t know what they’re doing.
The collaboration occurring between established banks and rising startups is creating a foundation in the financial industry built on mutual strengths and willingness to support one another.
Free Wi-Fi is great for customers, but it’s not always beneficial to the small businesses that offer it.
According to a 2012 Bank of America survey, 16 percent of small business owners inherited their business from a family member. 30 percent were motivated by the desire to be independent. 15 percent simply wanted to try something new.
Canon will soon include small businesses in its MAXIFY Influencers Program in an effort to help those small businesses grow. By helping remove barriers for startups, the maker of printers will be producing more customers for itself.
In April, Staples launched a content-heavy program featuring a sponsorship with ABC’s Shark Tank. Their new tag line and positioning Make More Happen is about helping small businesses and entrepreneurs succeed broadly, just as their product assortment has broadened way beyond paper and toner. Read more