SBN at Work
Here at the U.S. Chamber, we know the importance of small business and their success to our economy. SBN at Work is aimed at providing the news and information that you need to grow your small business as well as provide a platform for small businesses to share how they are making a difference and overcoming challenges in their community. We strive to be your one-stop resource for small business news, highlights, and stories.
Bosses Face Affordable Care Act Deadline
The Wall Street Journal , October 22, 2014
The clock is ticking for...thousands of U.S. employers facing deadlines to make changes to the health insurance they offer their employees under the Affordable Care Act. Read MoreShare:
Elections Have Consequences
U.S. Chamber of Commerce , October 20, 2014
Elections have consequences. Thats good news if engaged voters... send qualified men and women to Washington to fix our broken government. Its bad news if people dont learn the issues, dont know the candidates, or dont show up at the polls... Here is whats at stake in this years national elections. Read MoreShare:
Small Business Saturday Becomes Holiday Tradition in Communities Across the Country in Only Five Years
Forbes Magazine , October 17, 2014
Since 2010, customers and small businesses alike have been able to kick start their holiday shopping season on a day celebrating the uniqueness, charm and economic impact that small businesses bring to communities nationwide. Read MoreShare:
Why You Shouldn't Market to 'Millennials'
Business News Daily , October 15, 2014
"There's no such thing as millennials." This bold proclamation...will likely elicit scoffs and outrage from marketers who have made careers out of targeting Generation Y over the past decade. Of course millennials exist just not in one neat, unified demographic. Read MoreShare:
Small Business Owners' Definition of Success Fuels Their Optimism
Entrepreneur , October 10, 2014
The small-business owners I know who truly succeed are passionate about what they do. They enjoy helping others, they feel proud and they contribute. Read MoreShare:
Obamacare tax credits are shrinking for some small employers. Thanks, sequester.
The Washington Post , October 08, 2014
Sequestration hit small businesses hard. Once the roughly $85 billion in across-the-board federal spending cuts commenced last year, work became harder to come by for small federal contractors. Now,the sequester may hit some small employers health costs, too. Read MoreShare:
Can social media platforms replace a business website?
The Guardian, October 06, 2014
With more people than ever using their mobile phones to access the web, are Facebook and Twitter more important to businesses than websites? Read MoreShare:
5 things small businesses need to know this fall
USA Today, October 03, 2014
What do small business owners need to pay attention to this fall? Heath care, Internet security and new technology make the list. Here are five things that small businesses need to be on top of over the next several months. Read MoreShare: