May 2013


Why SME vs. IDE Matters
A recent report by the Kauffman Foundation highlights the disparity between small business and startups.  From markets served to ownership bases to revenue patterns, the study shows why, in Forbes’ words, “not all new companies are created equal.”
Read Forbes’ analysis of the study »

More Grants on the Way for Small Businesses Affected by Sandy
Small businesses left floundering in the wake of Hurricane Sandy are about to get some good news. As part of a package approved by Congress last January, the SBA recently announced plans to contribute $19 million in emergency grants to affected businesses. SBDC and WBC consultation and training will be included in these business rebuilding efforts.
See the grant breakdown by state »

The Six Best Cities for Small Businesses
What do San Antonio, Kansas City, and Atlanta have in common? It’s not just great food — they’re also three of the top cities when it comes to launching a small business. The Street rounds up three more of the best cities for small businesses and startups — did your town make the cut?
Find out if your city made the list »


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