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How Retail Stores Know You’re Pregnant Before You Do

There are, however, some brief periods in a person’s life when old routines fall apart and buying habits are suddenly in flux.


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Small Biz Jobs: Real?

More than one in five small-business owners (22%) expect to add jobs over the next 12 months, while 8% expect to eliminate jobs, according to the new Wells Fargo/Gallup Small Business Index poll.


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UK Entrepreneurs Don’t Stop For The Holidays

The Sage Omnibus surveyed over 1,000 small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) from its 800,000 strong UK customer base and found that five per cent of business owners are planning on working on Christmas Day, seven per cent on Boxing Day and ten per cent on New Year’s Day.


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Economy Holding Some Young Entrepreneurs Back

The survey, funded by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, found that more than half of the Millennial generation — those ages 18 to 34 — want to start a business or have already started one.


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Small Biz Maintaining Optimism

Forty three percent reported negative or no growth in revenue last year.


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Small Biz Employment Falls

The National Federation of Independent Business said employment fell by an average of 0.1 per firm from 0.3 in September, according to its survey of 2,077 small businesses.


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Women In Business Worldwide

“A country cannot progress or struggle for democracy without women.


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Small Biz Still Left Behind In Lending

Last October, the SBA expanded the pool of eligible small businesses by raising the loan amounts it would back to a maximum of $5 million from $2 million.


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Half NYC’s Small Biz Owned By Immigrants

According to the study published Monday by the Fiscal Policy Institute, immigrants constitute just over one-third of New York City residents.


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Business Owners Waiting For The Right Climate To Grow

Citibank’s latest small business survey, released Tuesday, found that 49% of small business owners are holding their own, but are poised to grow when the climate is right, while 28% of businesses reported they are already in growth mode.


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