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  • $25,000 and Face Time with Michael Dell
    Today Dell and the National Federation of Independent Business kicked off their sixth annual contest aimed at small companies that are using IT in…
  • When will regulation fit the size of business?
    Crafters and other makers of children's products up in arms over the CPSIA are breathing a bit easier this week. Many small business owners have…
  • The Small Business Stimulus Conundrum
    This morning I had a chat with Chas Roy-Chowdhury, head of taxation for the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, about the tax…
  • Small Banks: The Next Bust?
    In the midst of the banking industry’s meltdown, a number of community banks across the country have proven to be a bright spot in the otherwise…
  • Scott Shane honored for research on entrepreneurship
    Case Western economics professor Scott Shane has just been honored with the Global Award for Entrepreneurship Research. We spoke to Scott last year…
  • The Stimulus and Small Business
    I heard Rep. Eric Cantor (R-Va.) on the radio this morning talking about the stimulus bill the House will vote on today, and how it will affect…
  • An Entrepreneur For the Ages
    Proving that you’re never too old to launch a startup, the Los Angeles Times reports on the remarkable story of 70-year-old entrepreneur C. Kumar…
  • America’s Best Social Entrepreneurs
    On January 13 we kicked off BusinessWeek’s inaugural search for the most promising social entrepreneurs in the U.S. We are looking for U.S.-based…
  • Misinformation and the CPSIA
    There's some talk today about misinformation around the CPSIA after a TV interview that commission spokeswoman Julie Vallese did. (For those just…
  • Some answers (sort of) on the CPSIA
    One of the biggest problems in the firestorm over the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act has been a lack of clarity from regulators. (Again,…




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