Both parties claim to be looking out for small businesses, but no matter how we look at the numbers, presidential visits are bad for business.
Jan 18, 2018
GOP lawmakers finally rolled out their big tax reform plan, and the NFIB doesn’t like it. Why not?
Nov 06, 2017
It’s been 12 months since Donald Trump won the White House, and small business owners played a big part in his elections. How are they feeling about him a year later?
Nov 01, 2017
Tax reform took a big step last week. Here’s what small business owners stand to win or lose in the big tax battle brewing on Capitol Hill.
Oct 25, 2017
The political world is as unpredictable as ever. We ranked the top political and policy threats, according to U.S. small business owners.
Oct 02, 2017
Tyler Patchen Health and Technology ReporterBirmingham Business Journal Alabama business owners are overall optimistic about prospects for the rest of this year, according to one recent survey of the state’s businesses. Womply, a SaaS provider to small- and medium-sized businesses, polled over 3,000 businesses in each state to assess the biggest concerns and sentiments across […]
Aug 04, 2017
GUEST POST WRITTEN BY Toby Scammell Mr. Scammell is founder of Womply, a Software-as-a-Service company serving small and medium-sized businesses. With controversy being the only constant in the early presidency of Donald Trump, it’s easy to get distracted by politics and lose sight of what matters most for the economy right now. In particular, Americans […]
Jul 07, 2017
73% of local merchants are feeling good about business in the Land of Enchantment. What are their top reasons for optimism?
Jul 06, 2017
BY JAY GREENE Staff Blog : Health care Michigan’s health care community and Gov. Rick Snyder are pretty much unified in their opposition to Republican efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act and replace it with something that even President Donald Trump has characterized in principle as “mean.” The U.S. Senate’s “Better Care” bill, which […]
Jul 02, 2017
Optimism is high, but concerns over healthcare and taxes may be holding back hiring plans for Indiana’s half-million small businesses.
Jun 01, 2017
Illinois is among the top spots nationally for small business optimism, but the Prairie State lags in hiring intent.
May 23, 2017
New reports suggest NYC leads the nation in small business revenue. So, why aren’t the Empire State’s local business owners more bullish about business prospects?
May 10, 2017
Small businesses in the Beaver State are eager to expand staff headcount in 2017.
May 05, 2017
The Trump administration, and the policy issues it’s tackling, have a profound impact on small business. See what local merchants think about timely political and policy issues that affect business.
May 04, 2017
Utah keeps racking up the business accolades. See what’s driving optimism — and, in some cases, anxiety — for the Beehive State’s small business owners this year.
May 04, 2017