National Small Business Week - Page: 8

Twitter's Jack Dorsey on How Entrepreneurs Should Use Twitter

As part of National Small Business Week, Dorsey will join SBA Chief Karen Mills for a discussion of best practices.

Catherine Clifford

· 2 min read

Fran Tarkenton on Winning as a Self-Taught Entrepreneur

The football-pro and serial entrepreneur will speak in Washington, D.C., at National Small Business Week. Here he reflects on what he learned along his entrepreneurial journey.

Catherine Clifford

· 4 min read

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.

Catherine Clifford

· 2 min read

Eyeing a HUBZone? Hold Onto That Status

When it comes to landing federal procurement contracts, getting certified under various set-aside programs can improve your chances. But a HUBZone status can easily slip away as an area changes.

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.

Catherine Clifford

Senior Entrepreneurship Writer at CNBC

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.

Colleen DeBaise

· 3 min read

How the 'Little Guy' Can Partner With Big Companies

If you're a little guy, there are plenty of ways to partner with a much larger company. Here are seven.

Colleen DeBaise

Gaps Persist Amid Small-Business Lending Comeback

In 2011, SBA lending hit a record level. SBA Administrator Karen G. Mills explains why.

Catherine Clifford

Senior Entrepreneurship Writer at CNBC

10 Little Known Social Media Tools You Should Be Using -- Now

Want to take your social media campaigns to the next level? These tools can help you get there.

Neil Patel

· 7 min read

Five Social Media Mistakes Your Startup Must Avoid

Advice for steering your business clear of the most common blunders that can kill your entire marketing strategy.

Neil Patel

· 5 min read

How They Became Small-Business Champions

Of the 27 million small businesses in the U.S. a mere fraction of them can call themselves a Small Business Champion. Here's how they did it.

Diana Ransom

· 5 min read

Big Businesses Horn In On Small Business Week

To support their small-business customers, big businesses are offering freebies and discounts this week. Here's a small sampling of notable promotions.

Diana Ransom