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Donald Trump Picks Former Wrestling Executive Linda McMahon to Lead Small Business Administration

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Vince and Linda McMahon founded World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc

It's Time for the Small Business Administration to Modernize

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Eliminating paperwork and accepting eSignatures will streamline SBA lending

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SBA Chief Nomination Goes to Full Senate for a Vote

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Small Business Administration was overwhelmingly approved in committee President Trump's choice to lead the U.S.

Teaching Entrepreneurs to Fish

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Here’s my updated version: Give one person a business loan and you help start a business. Give people fish, and you feed them once.

[Infographic] How To Start A Business

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So you have a great idea, think you can make it into a business but you’re not sure how to start one.

How the S.B.A. Can Help You Raise Money

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Small Business Administration, explains what the government arm is doing to help entrepreneurs borrow now

Will Linda McMahon Go to the Mat for American Small Businesses?

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This week, Inc.

Trump's Budget Would Cut Millions in Assistance for Business Owners

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In addition to other cuts, the White House wants to reduce the Small Business Administration's funding by 5 percent

Why Women and Immigrant Entrepreneurs Have a Lot to Look Forward to in 2015 and Beyond

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Maria Contreras-Sweet, head of the Small Business Administration, talks about loan prospects for companies, new government programs and initiatives, and the goal of increasing the number of women and immigrant entrepreneurs

SBA Lending Program Could Reach Limit in July

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billion limit, entrepreneurs won't be able to seek new loans from the Small Business Administration's lending program Unless lawmakers raise the $18.75

Now Is the Time for Small Business Lending

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A record number of loans were approved by the Small Business Administration in the last fiscal year

Why Your Data May Not Be Safe With the SBA

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A report from the General Accountability Office alleges mismanagement at the Small Business Administration, and your data may be on the line

The Head of the SBA on Economic Recovery and Job Growth

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Maria Contreras-Sweet, head of the Small Business Administration, talks about loan prospects for companies, new government programs and initiatives, and the goal of increasing the number of women and immigrant entrepreneurs

Cafe Commerce of San Antonio and Dreamit Ventures of Austin Win SBA Grants

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Small Business Administration grants. Cafe Commerce was one of 50 winners and the only one in San Antonio.

Congress Starts to Show Small Businesses (Some) Mercy

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The Export Import Bank and the Small Business Administration's 7(a) loan programs upon which thousands of entrepreneurs depend, face uncertain futures. Thankfully Congress is starting to see the light

The Entrepreneur’s Accounting Cheat Sheet

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Keeping a record of your financial details IS important to the livelihood of your business.

Why a Republican Sweep Means More Tough Love for the SBA

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What that means for the Small Business Administration Control of the Senate is expected to shift to Republicans, and gains are likely in the House.

Slick New SBA.gov Site Reestablishes Its Leadership

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Congratulations to the Small Business Association (SBA) for a great new redesign of its flagship SBA.gov website.

Looking To Raise Capital?

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Pravina Raghavan, New York District Director of the Small Business Administration, recommends you take advantage of free resources

House Small Business Committee Chairman Demands Answers From Wells Fargo, SBA

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Congressmen Ask Small Business Administration for Information on Wells Fargo Loans

Do We Need A New Word For Entrepreneur?

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“Entrepreneurship is the process of starting a business, a startup company or other organization. The entrepreneur develops a business plan, acquires the human and other required resources, and is fully responsible for its success or failure.” And entrepreneurship is the act of creating and operating the business.

How to Secure Funding for Your Startup (with INFOGRAPHIC)

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Why do so many businesses fail? Good money management is key to business survival. How did you fund your business? The U.S.

8 Steps In Securing A Bank Loan To Fund Your Startup

Startup Professionals Musings

Approaching a banker without a business plan, and asking for money, is a sure way to be rejected and leave a bad first impression.

Accelerate Your Startup With Help From An Incubator

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This association is definitely one of the world’s leading organization for advancing business incubation and entrepreneurship. Marty Zwilling.

Book: Where The Jobs Are

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I’ve had a number of meetings over the years with the Small Business Administration (SBA) whose name says it all. Over the last few years, I’ve been exploring the idea that we really have two types of small businesses: local businesses and startup businesses. Oh, and inertia. They follow.

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10 Tried-And-True Strategies For Funding New Ventures

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One of the most frequent questions I get as a mentor to entrepreneurs is “How do I find the money to start my business?” Marty Zwilling.

Entrepreneurs are Everywhere Show No. 26: Javier Saade and Hillary Hartley

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Javier Saade , former associate administrator for the U.S. Small Business Administration. The U.S. Javier Saade. The U.S.

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Get a Loan from the SBA

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Small Business Administration, loaned $789 million, up 63 percent over 2011. View the video on Inc.com at: [link

Turns Out, Uncle Sam Is a Beer Lover

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Here''s why the Small Business Administration is backing more microbreweries.

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14 Business Resources Every Entrepreneur Should Know About

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There are a ton of great resources available for entrepreneurs, but most of the time you don’t hear about them unless a fellow business owner mentions one. So, we asked dozens of entrepreneurs to tell us the one business resource that helped them the most. If you’re serious about business, you’ll need a business plan.

Let Me Count The Ways Entrepreneurs Fund Startups

Startup Professionals Musings

One of the most frequent questions I get as a mentor to entrepreneurs is “How do I find the money to start my business?”

Business 2015 - Optimism, But Upgrade Your Strategy

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Fight for More Government and Policy Support: Small businesses now believe they have played a key role in the U.S. Marty Zwilling.

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Big or Small, This SBA Definition Tweak Affects You

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The Small Business Administration opened its services to thousands of additional businesses. The U.S.

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How To Make Your Small Business Legit

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There’s benefits to making your small business legitimate. Yet many small business owners are unaware of the whys and hows.

Manufacturing Jobs Return, Small-Business Lending Increases

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Meantime, banks are increasing loans to small businesses. Small Business Lending Citigroup made $9.1 the past two decades.

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Senators to Small Business: Get Lost

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A Senate bill would fold the SBA together with the departments of Commerce and Labor, and advocates fear small businesses will get lost in the shuffle.

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Welcome to SBA Ventures LLC.

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The Small Business Administration is getting into the start-up business, helping fund high-growth companies through licensed investment companies.

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5 Tips To Take Your Small Business To The Next Level

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Here are five strategies business owners can use to take their company to the next level, while enjoying the success they have already established: 1.

Is Your Startup Ready For The Challenges Of An IPO?

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According to the Small Business Administration , about 600,000 new businesses are started in the U.S. billion.

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3 Hurdles to Getting a Bank Loan and How to Overcome Them

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The percentage of total bank business loans that go to small businesses is in a steady decline, from over 50% in 1995, to under 30% in 2012.