Small business forum in Augusta focuses on startups, growth

...starting and growing enterprises from area bank personnel and local, state and regional directors with the U.S. Small Business Administration."With most small businesses, the money, that's the most frustrating part," said Tubman, who has...

Small business forum planned Aug. 21

...in Augusta this month will focus on steps to start a small business.The free event, organized by the U.S. Small Business Administration's Georgia District and U.S. Rep. John Barrow, will take place Aug. 21 from 9 a.m. until noon...

Minimum wage laws pit small franchise owners against city governments

...the U.S. Constitution by treating franchises and other small businesses unequally.In the eyes of the U.S. Small Business Administration, franchises are small businesses. Many franchises are owned by people who have at most a few locations...

USC Aiken center awarded for fostering small business

...foster economic growth in a community, said Anna Huntley, an economic development specialist for the U.S. Small Business Administration's South Carolina office."The Aiken area (center) has demonstrated remarkable initiative in helping...

Standoff leaves NHL fans frustrated

...government is getting involved in the messy dispute.Democratic U.S. Sen. Bob Casey on Wednesday urged the U.S. Small Business Administration to provide additional assistance to Pittsburgh and Philadelphia businesses that have been adversely affected...

Augusta native earns award

An Augusta native on Tuesday was presented the U.S. Small Business Administration's 2007 Small Business Person of the Year award for the District of Columbia. Nicholas V. Christiansen, the president and chief...

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Nation's largest gay newspaper publisher closes

...company's majority stockholder, New York City-based Avalon Equity Partners, was taken over by the U.S. Small Business Administration in August 2008, administration spokesman Dennis Byrne said. He said the SBA does not expect to recover...

Business resources

...this link. "Where can I find information on government loans and grants for small businesses?" The U.S. Small Business Administration is a good source of information concerning qualification for loans and grants. The Administration can...

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Day planner

...Partridge Inn, 2110 Walton Way; keynote speaker Terri L. Denison, Georgia district director for U.S. Small Business Administration; theme is Entreprenuers: Revi-ving the Economy in Challenging Times; $35 advance tickets; no tickets...

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Business resources

...this link. "Where can I find information on government loans and grants for small businesses?" The U.S. Small Business Administration is a good source for information and can be contacted by calling (800) 8-ASK-SBA. The SBA can provide...

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