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Posted byon July 23, 2012 at 6:53 PM EDT
A globally competitive economy requires a globally competitive workforce: Over the past decade, growth in STEM jobs was three times as fast as non-STEM jobs, and these jobs pay about 25 percent more than others. That’s why this Administration is focused on increasing the number of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) graduates.
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 24, 2012 at 6:56 PM EDT
SBA Administrator Karen Mills, and the four winners of the National Small Business Week Video Contest, participate in a Google+ Hangout moderated by Diana Ransom from Entrepreneur.com
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 May 1, 2012 at 1:43 PM EDT
The Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) hosted a career fair to join servicemembers, veterans and their spouses with job opportunities from nearly 100 employers.
Posted byon April 25, 2012 at 12:23 PM EDT
Lindsay Baxter was the first Sustainability Coordinator of the City of Pittsburgh and continues to work in the environmental space, aiming to make sustainability efforts so much a part of everyday business culture that her job and others like it are no longer necessary -- "because sustainability will be integrated into every aspect of the organization," she says.
Posted byon April 25, 2012 at 10:17 AM EDT
The Obama Administration partners with Operation HOPE to discuss economic development in the Los Angeles, California area.
Posted byon March 21, 2012 at 11:47 AM EDT
Senior Advisor to the President, Valerie Jarrett discusses the Affordable Care Act and its impact on the African American community on the two-year anniversary.
Posted byon January 31, 2012 at 9:00 AM EDT
In honor of the one year anniversary of Startup America, we invited Mike Krieger, the co-founder of the fastest growing social mobile startup in the U.S. today, to contribute a post about his visit to the White House for the State of the Union