Karen Mills http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/karen-mills The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Karen Mills en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 12 Sep 2014 12:00:00 GMT Need a Bank Loan? The 3 Big Obstacles for Small-Business Owners. Banks are still struggling to return to the small-business market Here's what you need to know. Fri, 12 Sep 2014 12:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237301 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237301 Elizabeth Davis Obama Picks Maria Contreras-Sweet to Lead the SBA Maria Contreras-Sweet, the founder of ProAmerica Bank, is the White House's pick as head of the government's Small Business Administration. Wed, 15 Jan 2014 15:45:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230881 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230881 Catherine Clifford 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 SBA Gets a Temporary Chief Jeanne Hulit, the Small Business Administration's associate administrator in the Office of Capital Access, will take over as interim head of the agency when Karen Mills departs at end of the month. Tue, 20 Aug 2013 19:42:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228007 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228007 Catherine Clifford Top 3 Candidates to Lead the U.S. Small Business Administration Karen Mills announced last week that she will be leaving her post at the helm of the SBA. Here's a look at potential candidates to replace her. Tue, 23 Jul 2013 19:27:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227541 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227541 Catherine Clifford SBA Chief Karen Mills Leaving With No Replacement Named Five months after announcing her resignation and without a successor lined up, Mills says she's leaving next month. Thu, 18 Jul 2013 12:03:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227492 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227492 Catherine Clifford SBA Roadshow for Small Business Week's 50-Year Anniversary The U.S. Small Business Administration is holding events across the U.S. next week highlighting the contributions entrepreneurs and small-business owners. Thu, 13 Jun 2013 10:17:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227024 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227024 Catherine Clifford Still Waiting for Obama's SBA Chief Nominee The White House has yet to select a replacement for Karen Mills, head of the U.S. Small Business Administration. Thu, 23 May 2013 13:06:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226813 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226813 Catherine Clifford SBA Lending Marches On Post-Sequester, But Anxieties Linger The third annual Small Business Lending and Investment Summit convenes in Washington this week and will focus on the importance of SBA-backed lending. Mon, 04 Mar 2013 14:29:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226001 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226001 Catherine Clifford Donald Trump for SBA Chief? Our Facebook Fans Weigh In We asked our readers who they want to replace Karen Mills at the helm of the Small Business Administration. Mon, 25 Feb 2013 10:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225922 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225922 Catherine Clifford Karen Mills on the SBA: Successor Needs to Get the Word Out The outgoing chief of the Small Business Administration talks about her four years at the helm of the agency and what her successor needs to do. Fri, 22 Feb 2013 14:06:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225913 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225913 Catherine Clifford Karen Mills to Leave the SBA The head of the Small Business Administration announced Monday that she will be leaving her post. Mon, 11 Feb 2013 09:41:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/225752 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/225752 Catherine Clifford What's Ahead for the SBA in 2013 A look at what the federal government's small-business agency could be up to this year and beyond. Fri, 18 Jan 2013 06:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225545 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225545 Catherine Clifford Getting the Big Banks Back into Small-Business Lending The SBA is partnering with the largest U.S. lenders to raise the amount of money loaned to small businesses, particularly in small loans and underserved communities. Thu, 24 May 2012 03:02:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/223582 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/223582 Catherine Clifford The SBA's Karen G. Mills on the Small-Business Credit Comeback The small-business credit market has recovered since 2009, when lending had all but frozen. Banks are coming back to the market and seeing greater demand for loans from business owners. Wed, 23 May 2012 04:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/223581 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/223581 Catherine Clifford Google Hangout with SBA Chief Karen Mills As part of National Small Business Week, Entrepreneur's Diana Ransom moderated a live chat with SBA chief Karen Mills and winners of the SBA's video contest. Tue, 22 May 2012 13:34:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/223609 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/223609 Diana Ransom SBA Seeks to Boost Small-Dollar Loans With New Push The SBA is looking to increase the number of smaller loans in underserved communities with a new push. Tue, 22 May 2012 04:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/223580 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/223580 Catherine Clifford Business Owners Take SBA Chief to Task At a town hall at National Small Business Week, some entrepreneurs complain to Karen Mills about access to credit and high health insurance costs. Mon, 21 May 2012 14:07:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223604 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223604 Colleen DeBaise Gaps Persist Amid Small-Business Lending Comeback In 2011, SBA lending hit a record level. SBA Administrator Karen G. Mills explains why. Mon, 21 May 2012 04:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/223577 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/223577 Catherine Clifford How Industry Clusters Can Spur Small-Business Growth One way the SBA has sought to foster entrepreneurial growth is through industry clusters.The SBA's Karen Mills explains how. Sun, 20 May 2012 08:01:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/223579 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/223579 Catherine Clifford