Cambridge Announces New Small Business Relief Grant Program

Cambridge Announces New Small Business Relief Grant Program

The City of Cambridge announced the next round of small business relief grants today which will award over $2,000,000 to eligible Cambridge businesses. Earlier this year, the City offered grants to restaurants and night life venues and this grant program is open to businesses across multiple sectors. The new Small Business Relief Grant program, funded … Read more

America’s small businesses aren’t ready for a cyberattack

America's small businesses aren't ready for a cyberattack

Some of the highest profile cyberattacks on the US in recent years are alleged to have originated in Russia, including the 2021 attack on the Colonial Pipeline — the largest fuel pipeline in the US — the SolarWinds attack in 2020, and the 2016 hacking into the Democratic National Committee. Since Russia invaded Ukraine in … Read more

Spadea’s Small Business Monday — Your local favorites

Spadea's Small Business Monday — Your local favorites

Every Monday we celebrate New Jersey’s small businesses. Small business is the backbone of our economy with nearly a million people working counting for half of the workers in the Garden State. For years, New Jersey has ranked at the bottom for business climate with last year, earning a dead last place. There is no … Read more

First Turlock Business Summit draws owners, consultants

Staff from Opportunity Stanislaus talk to attendees of the Turlock Business Summit on May 24, 2022. Kristina Karisch [email protected] Small business owners gathered Tuesday for the first Turlock Business Summit, organized by the Valley Sierra Small Business Development Center. The free event, held at the Grand Oak Banquet Hall And Event Center in Turlock, saw … Read more

Commentary: We Must Do More to Support Our Small Businesses | Columnists

Commentary: We Must Do More to Support Our Small Businesses |  Columnists

Benjamin M. Litchfield I recently learned that my favorite local coffee company, Virginia Commonwealth Roasters, permanently closed its doors after operating in south Stafford and Fredericksburg for over seven years. On its website and Facebook page, it said that the lasting impacts of the pandemic, the rising cost of green coffee beans, and overall inflation … Read more

Female Telecom Entrepreneur Launches Backup Internet

Female Telecom Entrepreneur Launches Backup Internet

IRVING, Texas, May 25, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, Infinite Air unveiled a company-wide re-branding, marking the re-launch of the Texas-based telecom company. Held by entrepreneur and native Texan Terian Eller, Infinite Air provides simple, affordable, reliable backup internet solutions for small businesses, hybrid workforces, remote workers, entrepreneurs, and more. Thinking Outside the Big Business … Read more

Supply Chain Issues’ Impact On Main Street, Tech Talent Startup A.Team Raises $55 Million And More For Small Business Owners

Supply Chain Issues' Impact On Main Street, Tech Talent Startup A.Team Raises $55 Million And More For Small Business Owners

Here is this week’s biweekly edition of The Pursuit newsletter, which brings the latest news and commentary about small business and entrepreneurs straight to your inbox on Wednesday mornings. Click here to get on the newsletter list! If you’re a small business owner, chances are supply chain disruptions are wreaking havoc on your company. Some … Read more

51% Of Businesses Have Changed Their

51% Of Businesses Have Changed Their

CHICAGO, May 24, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — UpCity has announced the results of a survey that reviews perspectives from both business owners and marketing experts specializing in branding to learn more about how companies are preparing for rebranding challenges in a post-COVID economic landscape. Tea 2022 Brand Marketing Study gathers data from more than 600 … Read more

Small Business Booms Post Pandemic & New Ways Of Doing Business

Small Business Booms Post Pandemic & New Ways Of Doing Business

Nearly twenty-seven million small businesses in the United States generate about 50% of our GDP –which is why they play such a crucial role in the survival of our country’s economy. Even after the first year of the pandemic there actually was a “small business boom” according to a recent White House report. US entrepreneurs … Read more

Ian Smith standing up for YOUR small business

Ian Smith standing up for YOUR small business

My friend Ian Smith is no stranger to controversy. He was one of the handful of business owners who refused to comply with the governor’s outrageous lockdown orders during the pandemic. Protest at Atilis Gym in Bellmawr(AP Photo/Matt Rourke) He proved a few points during the resistance. First, that New Jersey government will vilify a … Read more