Economic activity in the third quarter rose by a stunning 3.6 percent, but it's hardly the great news it seems -- particularly for business owners.
With state budgets being cut, former SBA chief Karen Mills discusses how local economic growth does not necessarily need radical innovation to prosper. Rather governors can harness resources of existing institutions and people to attract capital and create jobs.
The percentage of adults thankful for the economic situation in the U.S. is lower than in 2010 and about a fifth of what it was in the mid-1980s, according to a new poll.
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With global events, a rising middle class and major investment opportunities, all eyes are on Brazil.
Elance and other online platforms have made possible a global marketplace for so-called fractional work. But with full-time employment opportunities shrinking, is freelancing the way forward?
A new survey by the OECD shows that Americans across generations performed below average on math, reading and problem solving.
Small businesses added 71,000 jobs last month. Here's a deeper look at where those jobs are.
The ADP Employment Report shows companies added 176,000 new jobs last month, below the average of the past three months.
The investing community slows its headlong dash into some of the riskier entrepreneurship countries, according to a new report.
The mind behind game-changing skating shoe designs shares the yearlong journey that took him from living on the streets of Venice Beach to the premiere stages of freestyle.
Small-business owners are marginally more confident than they have been, but their optimism remains below historic norms, a new report finds.
Despite other economic data to the contrary, U.S. consumer spending may not be as healthy as some believe.
The decline in new jobs created by small businesses could be a good thing. Here's why.
How redirecting even 10 percent of consumer spending from chains to local small businesses can boost local economies and create jobs.
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