On Small Business: entrepreneurship


Posted at 09:20 AM ET, 07/23/2013

Small business advice: How to vet deals as an entrepreneur-turned-investor

One expert offers his tips for business owners who find themselves fielding their own investment requests.

By Jeff Leventhal  |  09:20 AM ET, 07/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  small business, entrepreneurship, investors, business advice, capital

Posted at 04:55 PM ET, 07/23/2012

Entrepreneurship advice: How to tune out the pessimists and naysayers

By Brittany Hodak  |  04:55 PM ET, 07/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  small business, entrepreneurship

Posted at 02:04 PM ET, 06/29/2012

Video: Why women are having an especially tough time starting businesses

Kauffman Foundation researcher explains why women-owned firms are growing more slowly than their men-owned counterparts.

By J.D. Harrison  |  02:04 PM ET, 06/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  entrepreneurship, small business, women

Posted at 11:45 AM ET, 05/02/2012

United States’ new business formation rate continues dropping steadily

No jobs? Maybe that’s because there are so few new companies.

By J.D. Harrison  |  11:45 AM ET, 05/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  entrepreneurship, kauffman

Posted at 01:51 PM ET, 05/01/2012

Greek yogurt maker Chobani takes home 2012 SBA Entrepreneurship Award

The company has come a long way since it had one buyer, five employees and the remains of a shuttered plant in upstate New York.

By J.D. Harrison  |  01:51 PM ET, 05/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  small business, entrepreneurship, chobani

Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 03/19/2012

American entrepreneurial activity on the decline?

The Kauffman Foundation’s latest report shows start-up activity slipping, but it’s still above pre-recession levels. Check out the following infographic for an even closer look at the state of entre­pre­neur­ship across the country.

By J.D. Harrison  |  02:00 PM ET, 03/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  entrepreneurship

Posted at 04:25 PM ET, 02/10/2012

Kauffman calls state governments to action

The Kauffman Foundation is shifting its attention away from gridlock in Washington, instead focusing on steps state and local governments can take to promote entre­pre­neur­ship and support new businesses.

By J.D. Harrison  |  04:25 PM ET, 02/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  entrepreneurship, kauffman