economy

What would tax reform mean for small businesses?

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

3 reasons for small businesses to celebrate this Labor Day

This Labor Day, take some time to reflect on all the reasons it’s a great time to be in small business. 

Sep 04, 2017

Arizona: Economic, regulatory concerns dampening optimism?

Uncertainties at the state and national level may be holding back small business confidence in the Grand Canyon State

Jul 10, 2017

New Mexico: #8 for small business optimism

73% of local merchants are feeling good about business in the Land of Enchantment. What are their top reasons for optimism?

Jul 06, 2017

Wisconsin: Could SMBs create 136k new jobs this year?

If optimism holds, 31% of Wisconsin’s 440,000 small businesses plan to add staff this year.

Jun 19, 2017

Maryland: Optimism high, but economic concerns loom large

Small business optimism is a complicated issue in Maryland, where merchants are looking for clarity on where the national economy is heading.

Jun 13, 2017

Ohio: #10 nationally for small business optimism

In Ohio, 7 in 10 small businesses are optimistic about prospects in 2017, but nearly 1 in 4 expect more of what they experienced in 2016. What does it mean for the Buckeye State’s economy?

Jun 06, 2017

Fresh Tracks: Rail, roads and a highly educated workforce have helped make Utah a tech and finance hub (U.S. News & World Report)

It took 90 years and $4.5 billion to build the first phase of a new subway line in New York […]

Mar 08, 2017