Small Business News

| Yahoo! Finance

Today, Small Business Majority released a scientific opinion poll that reveals most small business owners seek a more equitable playing field with larger competitors, particularly on digital platforms and in the area of contracts and agreements.

| Politico Morning Tech

The vast majority of small business owners believe large companies have unfair advantages over smaller players, according to a new survey out today from advocacy group Small Business Majority.

| Inland Empire Business Journal

In partnership with Think Together and the Inland Empire Regional Chamber of Commerce, the event gathered 200 education and business leaders to address the need to prepare students for college and career. The 2022 Inland Empire Education and Workforce Summit was proudly sponsored by Small Business Majority and others.

| Huron County View

A bipartisan bill authored by U.S. Senator Gary Peters (MI), Chairman of the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, to encourage innovation in contracting and expand opportunities for small businesses to work with the federal government has been signed into law.

The law is supported by a broad coalition of groups including Small Business Majority, Association of Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (APTAC),...

| MarketWatch

As a man who built a business designing and manufacturing amplifiers, guitar pedals and power supplies, Paul Shedden knows about volume.

| PRNewswire

America's SBDC represents the nationwide network of Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs), the largest, proven, cost-effective small business assistance network in the United States and its territories.

We are incredibly grateful to the following organizations for their support of SBDC Day;...and Small Business Majority.

| Patch Sacramento, CA

Statement by Mark Herbert, Managing Director, California, Small Business Majority, on Governor Gavin Newsom’s State of the State Address

Tuesday’s address highlighted some tremendous achievements by Newsom’s administration. Amid a pandemic that devastated the financial stability of small businesses in California and throughout the country, California led the way on the economy by creating 1 million new jobs in the past 12 months and building opportunities for more new startups than Texas and Florida combined.

| amNewYork Metro

In the Latino community, we’ve seen worse economic downturn than the national average. Research from Small Business Majority earlier this year discovered that Latino small businesses were more likely to temporarily close or consider permanently closing their businesses than their white counterparts. Many were forced to take drastic actions like laying off employees, cutting employee hours, or reducing wages.

| Next TV

Founding members of the coalition are Heartland Forward, the James H. and Mary B. Quello Center at Michigan State University, the Small Business Majority, the XR Association and the National Birth Equity Collaborative. The Quello Center is named after former FCC Chairman James Quello and his wife, Mary.

| CalMatters

Not all business owners share the same level of concern about the debt, or the tax increase that’s coming.

"The governor’s proposal, she said, felt like a missed opportunity to give small businesses relief targeted to their needs, like helping with commercial rent or with covering the cost of offering additional paid sick days for COVID."