Small businesses usually start with a solid product idea. But proper branding will help the company stick around long after it launches.
In a trying economic climate, deciding where to get a loan can be tricky for startup business owners. After all, not all funders are equal.
President Barack Obama asked banks to help finance small and starting companies last year as experts predict these companies will drive economic recovery. Now, it seems a number of major financial institutions are stepping up to help business formation by offering funds to SMBs in 2010.
There was a time when children could find summer internships with little effort, but the current climate means many students will be unemployed this summer – unless they decide to become self-employed.