Women now own nearly 10 million small businesses across the United States. Women-owned firms significantly contribute to our economy's vitality, supporting more than 23 million jobs.
Missouri Small Business Owner Highlight
Keith Crawford knows the construction business inside and out. He began his career as a construction contractor, but stood apart for his business capabilities. He was often asked by competitors to close shop and work for them. After spending years as an admired authority on construction, Crawford finally launched his own consulting firm.
In celebration of National Small Business Week, please join Small Business Majority and Ozark Angels for a free lunch and learn webinar on angel investing and other small business funding opportunities.
Better Family Life Inc. invites you to its May Speaker Series, where Maximilianah Zales of Small Business Majority will share a 4 part series of educational presentations.
Access to Capital 101: Funding Options to Start and Grow Your Business
The BALSA Grant is free help to start a business
Small business owners nationwide are doing all they can to strengthen their businesses and put the Great Recession’s effects behind them. Now more than ever, it’s critical they have the help of smart employment laws allowing them to attract and retain the best talent. National scientific opinion polling shows the vast majority of small business owners believe we’re long overdue for federal and state policies protecting all workers from discrimination, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity.
When the Affordable Care Act was signed into law in 2010, it delivered sweeping reform to the nation’s healthcare system. A significant feature of the law is an expansion of Medicaid to cover a larger number of low-income individuals. In June 2012, the Supreme Court ruled it was up to each state to decide whether to expand eligibility for Medicaid. The Medicaid expansion gives every state the opportunity to take advantage of federal funding that will support jobs and stimulate economic growth throughout the state while expanding health coverage for its residents.