Economic Recovery http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/economic-recovery The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Economic Recovery en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 13 Jun 2014 21:00:00 GMT Reports of Declining Entrepreneurship Are Not What They Seem Entrepreneurship is alive and thriving but ill-conceived startups that attracted investors in headier times, not so much. Fri, 13 Jun 2014 21:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234802 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234802 Robert Wallace Entrepreneurship is alive and thriving but ill-conceived startups that attracted investors in headier times, not so much. Mid-Market Businesses Grow With the Right Hiring The nation's 200,000 mid-sized business are an engine of economic growth fueled by talent nurtured to innovate. Fri, 13 Jun 2014 12:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234795 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234795 Joe Langner The nation's 200,000 mid-sized business are an engine of economic growth fueled by talent nurtured to innovate. The Top 10 Small Business Bets, Post-Recession and Next Recession Industries that perform well in the midst of economic uncertainty do just fine in good times, too. Mon, 09 Jun 2014 22:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233491 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233491 David Nilssen Industries that perform well in the midst of economic uncertainty do just fine in good times, too. In New Orleans, 'Tis the Season for Startups With New Orleans Entrepreneur Week underway, the event's co-founder discusses the state of small business in the Big Easy. Tue, 25 Mar 2014 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232360 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232360 Jason Fell With New Orleans Entrepreneur Week underway, the event's co-founder discusses the state of small business in the Big Easy. Employees Everywhere: We Want a Raise This Year 2014 looks like the year that employees are finally saying, 'It's time to take care of me.' Fri, 10 Jan 2014 12:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230744 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230744 Laura Entis 2014 looks like the year that employees are finally saying, 'It's time to take care of me.' When the Going Gets Tough for Local Economies, Utilize Existing Resources 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. Tue, 03 Dec 2013 12:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230176 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230176 Karen Mills 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. Fewer Americans Thankful for U.S. Economic Situation Than in the '80s. But They All Love Their Leftovers. 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. Fri, 22 Nov 2013 18:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230080 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230080 Catherine Clifford 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. Business Owners More Optimistic About U.S. Economy The latest survey of private-company executives by PricewaterhouseCoopers shows that almost two-thirds of U.S. business owners consider the U.S. economy growing. Wed, 24 Jul 2013 15:13:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227549 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227549 Catherine Clifford The latest survey of private-company executives by PricewaterhouseCoopers shows that almost two-thirds of U.S. business owners consider the U.S. economy growing. Modest Rise in Retail Sales Could Signal Slowdown in U.S. Economy Retail sales rose less than expected in June, the latest sign of sluggish economic growth. Mon, 15 Jul 2013 12:55:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227424 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227424 Lucia Mutikani Retail sales rose less than expected in June, the latest sign of sluggish economic growth. U.S. Small Businesses Expect Improved Sales Prospects (Infographic) A new survey shows that entrepreneurs in the U.S. are optimistic about domestic business growth. Mon, 13 May 2013 06:02:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226630 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226630 Catherine Clifford A new survey shows that entrepreneurs in the U.S. are optimistic about domestic business growth. Study: Fewer Startups Launched in 2012 A Kauffman Foundation report finds entrepreneurship declined last year, with fewer men starting companies. Wed, 17 Apr 2013 14:35:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226445 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226445 Brian Patrick Eha A Kauffman Foundation report finds entrepreneurship declined last year, with fewer men starting companies. Job Growth Slows Dramatically in March Economic reports released this week reveal a sharp slowdown in U.S. hiring and labor force participation. Fri, 05 Apr 2013 10:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226290 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226290 Cheryl Winokur Munk Economic reports released this week reveal a sharp slowdown in U.S. hiring and labor force participation. Business Owners Fed Up With Washington, But Many Are Optimistic on Their Prospects A survey of business owners found that nearly half are more confident than a year ago. Fri, 08 Mar 2013 08:56:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226039 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226039 Catherine Clifford A survey of business owners found that nearly half are more confident than a year ago. Thinking About Hiring? Signs of Life in the Job Market A trio of labor-market reports out this week show that small-business owners added jobs last month. Fri, 08 Mar 2013 07:51:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226037 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226037 Catherine Clifford A trio of labor-market reports out this week show that small-business owners added jobs last month. Preparing for a Housing Recovery With the housing market showing new signs of life, it's time to prepare your business to ride the rising tide. Mon, 14 Jan 2013 10:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225504 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225504 Randy Myers With the housing market showing new signs of life, it's time to prepare your business to ride the rising tide. Why Supporting Small Business Saturday This Year Is Important (Opinion) With Hurricane Sandy's impact on small businesses on the East Coast, it's more important than ever to shop locally. Fri, 23 Nov 2012 09:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224974 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224974 Connie Certusi With Hurricane Sandy's impact on small businesses on the East Coast, it's more important than ever to shop locally. Young Entrepreneurs: Not the Cure for What Ails the Economy (Opinion) Interest is high in supporting youth entrepreneurship and often seen as a way to help create jobs and turn the economy. But a closer look at the issues shows that these notions may be little more than wishful thinking. Mon, 13 Aug 2012 08:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224171 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224171 Scott Shane Interest is high in supporting youth entrepreneurship and often seen as a way to help create jobs and turn the economy. But a closer look at the issues shows that these notions may be little more than wishful thinking. Small-Business Owners Still Waiting for a Rebound (Opinion) Business owners have been hit harder than others in the Great Recession, largely due to their greater share of home-equity debt. Here's what's needed for a small-business recovery. Mon, 23 Jul 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224052 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224052 Scott Shane Business owners have been hit harder than others in the Great Recession, largely due to their greater share of home-equity debt. Here's what's needed for a small-business recovery. The SBA's Karen G. Mills on the Small-Business Recovery SBA Administrator Karen G. Mills travels the U.S. talking with business owners and bankers. She says she's hearing more talk of expansion compared with three years ago. Thu, 17 May 2012 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/223583 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/223583 Catherine Clifford SBA Administrator Karen G. Mills travels the U.S. talking with business owners and bankers. She says she's hearing more talk of expansion compared with three years ago. Indicators Point to a Small-Business Rebound (Infographic) Evidence is growing that the nation's small companies may be on a comeback. Mon, 30 May 2011 00:03:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/219716 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/219716 Diana Ransom Evidence is growing that the nation's small companies may be on a comeback.