Cheryl Winokur Munk
Cheryl Winokur Munk is a freelance writer and editor in West Orange, NJ. She is a former reporter for Dow Jones Newswires and American Banker where she covered the financial services industry. She earned a B.S. in journalism from Boston University.
Venture-capital funding increased slightly in the second quarter from the previous quarter, according to a new report.
Multiple reports released this week signal greener pastures ahead for the labor market.
As several reports show a slight improvement in the economy, small businesses remain cautious though the franchise sector is the bright spot.
Several indicators show the overall economy is on the upswing, but small-business hiring is down slightly.
In two surveys released today, small-business owners report being more optimistic about their company's future, though concerns persist about government regulation, the economy, taxes and health care.
A new report finds a majority of small-business owners spend their time and money supporting fellow small merchants and their communities.