News and Articles About SBA
The SBA invests in startups focused on cyber-security, unmanned air vehicles and renewable energy.
SBA invests more than $1 million into a community of mapping and location-based technology startups surrounding the NASA Stennis Space Center in Mississippi.
Part of an SBA pilot progam, a unique California cluster aims to bring together tech entrepreneurs and the region's big farms to keep the agriculture industry thriving
North and South Carolina businesses cluster together to be a leader in the nuclear energy industry.
A look at how the Defense Alliance in St. Paul, one of 10 economic clusters in an SBA pilot program, is nurturing energy entrepreneurs.
If your business is damaged in the approaching Frankenstorm, here's how to get financial help from Uncle Sam.
In the U.S., exporting and improved trade relations have become economic bright spots for small-business owners. We look at each candidate's global views.
How the presidential candidates view the Small Business Administration, the 59-year-old federal agency serving America's entrepreneurs.
The SBA reports that it has tried to increase the share of federal dollars going to small businesses by implementing new contracting provisions. Unfortunately, it doesn't appear to be working.
Small business loans contracted last year, while large businesses secured more dollars, according to the Small Business Administration Office of Advocacy.
Chobani's founder Hamdi Ulukaya tells the story of his company's modest beginnings and current growing pains.
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.
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.
At a town hall at National Small Business Week, some entrepreneurs complain to Karen Mills about access to credit and high health insurance costs.
In 2011, SBA lending hit a record level. SBA Administrator Karen G. Mills explains why.
One way the SBA has sought to foster entrepreneurial growth is through industry clusters.The SBA's Karen Mills explains how.
Two leading banks, honored for National Small Business Week, offer their best advice to business owners seeking credit.
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.
Some critics have called for dismantling the U.S. Small Business Administration. The agency's leader says demand for its services is only growing and is a good value to tax payers.
President Obama recently made the head of the SBA part of his presidential cabinet. We speak with SBA Administrator Karen G. MIlls about what it means for U.S. small businesses.
National Small Business Week is a big deal for small business. Here's what you can expect.
Small businesses employ a lot of people, so policy makers invest in resources that help start new companies. But more resources should be allocated to helping existing business stay afloat.
The Small Business Administration announced that it has selected a clean-technology venture capital firm for a Startup America initiative.
One of the SBA's biggest investment programs to launch this year may fall on deaf ears as the venture-capital community swoons from years of lousy returns.
The Small Business Administration asked for almost $1.1 billion for fiscal year 2013, but don't get too excited. They also plan to back fewer loans.