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Posted byon December 30, 2011 at 9:30 AM EST
After being laid off from jobs in public relations and television production, Rakia Reynolds founded Skai Blue Media in 2008. Today her company employs seven people and has 22 prominent clients. She says President Obama's plan to create jobs would make it easier for other entreprenuers to duplicate her success
Posted byon December 29, 2011 at 9:25 AM EST
How a cross country move inspired a young couple to start a business selling green building supplies to a bustling southern city
Posted byon December 28, 2011 at 10:23 AM EST
Brant Pollard, a restaurateur in Corvallis, Oregon, thinks President Obama’s plan to get the economy moving “can provide a much needed opportunity for American business to bridge the gap between current economic conditions and that of a more prosperous climate.” Find out why
Posted byon December 27, 2011 at 4:23 PM EST
Nikhil Arora and Alejandro Velez were so intrigued by something they learned about in a business ethics class, they turned their backs on corporate jobs and started Back to the Roots, a sustainable foods company
Posted byon December 15, 2011 at 7:19 PM EST
A new report shows that schools across the country are in need of renovations and repairs. President Obama has proposed a $30 billion investment in upgrading schools from coast to coast.
Posted byon December 2, 2011 at 9:48 AM EST
This week's highlights from the Council on Women and Girls.
Posted byon December 2, 2011 at 8:00 AM EST
John McCarty of LUX dynamics says President Obama's plan to rebuild the economy would enable him and his partner to grow their business and create more jobs in Nevada.
Posted byon November 30, 2011 at 7:00 PM EST
Jenny Hines, President of Hines and Company Accountants of Tennessee says President Obama's plan to create jobs will help her company attract new clients by freeing up the capital so that small businesses can invest in her services
Posted byon November 29, 2011 at 8:00 AM EST
David Ickert, VP of Finance at Air Tractor, Inc. sees a big benefit in tax relief for workers, which would put more cash in people's' pockets and help rebuild the local economy
Posted byon November 28, 2011 at 8:48 AM EST
Laura Zander says passing the American Jobs Act will enable her to grow and keep her business self-financed and debt free