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Posted byon September 17, 2012 at 1:28 PM EDT
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office is implementing the legislation in a manner that makes it easier for American entrepreneurs and businesses to bring their inventions to the marketplace sooner, converting their ideas into new products and new jobs.
Posted byon June 1, 2012 at 3:02 PM EDT
American companies have added more than 4.3 million jobs over the past 27 months. Behind that number are countless small businesses – entrepreneurs with bold ideas and a willingness to dream big -- meet some of them using this interactive tool.
Posted byon May 22, 2012 at 3:59 PM EDT
Posted byon May 21, 2012 at 11:02 AM EDT
On Wednesday, May 23, 2012, at 3:00 pm ET, Small Business Administrator Karen Mills will join a Google+ Hangout to announce the SBA video contest winners and discuss how SBA assistance helped their small business and what inspired their successes.
Posted byon May 21, 2012 at 10:24 AM EDT
Stockbox, a Seattle-based company, says these new options are powerful tools in building relationships with investors who are interested in supporting community-based businesses, as opposed to the traditional venture capitalist format
Posted byon April 23, 2012 at 10:00 AM EDT
This guest post from the CEO and co-founder of FirstBest Systems looks at how the JOBS Act will open new pathways to capital, from seed to growth stage, allowing new ventures across the country to realize their visions
Posted byon April 20, 2012 at 3:35 PM EDT
This bipartisan legislation will help growing businesses access financing while maintaining investor protections, and includes all three of the capital formation priorities that the President first called for last fall: allowing “crowdfunding,” expanding “mini-public offerings,” and creating an “IPO on-ramp” consistent with investor protections
Posted byon April 20, 2012 at 11:52 AM EDT
The Small Business Administration and the Department of Education are hosting a Twitter Q&A session to answer questions from recent graduates on starting a business and making Federal student loan payments more manageable
Posted byon April 19, 2012 at 2:43 PM EDT
The JOBS Act will provide emerging companies and start-up ventures with increased access to vital capital, and lowers the barriers young companies face as they seek funding
Guest Post: Through Crowdfunding New Businesses Can Test Ideas with the Toughest Critics -- Customers and InvestorsPosted byon April 18, 2012 at 12:43 PM EDT
A crowdfunding campaign enabled these entrepreneurs to establish a lasting connection with their first customers