Illinois Small Business Owner Highlight

Small Business Majority held a photo contest to find the most creative small businesses around for National Small Business Week. Each day, we’ll be highlighting one of the winners in a profile on our blog. Today’s winner is No Senior Left Behind.

Illinois Events

Date:
Tue, 28 Mar 2017
Time:
11am CDT

Women now own nearly 10 million small businesses in America. The creation of women-owned firms significantly contributes to our economy's vitality, supporting more than 23 million jobs. But unfortunately, women still face unique challenges in starting and running their businesses.

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Event type: Women in Business Webinar

Illinois Research

Published:
Tue, 18 Nov 2014

The economy is improving, but Illinois small business owners and their employees are facing another financial hurdle: retirement security. The U.S. currently suffers from a retirement savings gap of more than $6 trillion, and more than 38 million households do not have any retirement savings at all. Illinois small business owners and their workers are no exception.

Published:
Thu, 13 Nov 2014

Scientific opinion poll finds small business owners are hiring, but those doing so are having a hard time finding candidates with the right background; they support programs such as apprentice and internships to identify and increase the number of qualified workers.

Published:
Thu, 30 Oct 2014

Small Business Majority's scientific opinion polling shows small business owners often feel disadvantaged by large corporations and the electoral system overall. They believe our current campaign finance system puts large corporations at a competitive advantage and support significant reforms to level the playing field between small employers and large corporations.