Inc. Magazine

Starting a Business in a Down Economy

There are many of us at the Small Business Development Center who believe that this is a good time to start a business. While it certainly is not a great time to get a bank loan for working capital, there are several key attributes found in businesses that open in a down economy. These entrepreneurs […]

Banks Lending to Small Businesses Get Awards

As the SBA continues to prod banks to do more lending in the small business community-at-large, thy are giving awards to banks who have been participating right along. Here are the winners as reported by Kelly Faircloth for Inc. Magazine. The Small Business Administration recognized financial institutions devoted to helping small firms through their lending […]

17th Annual Small Business Week Celebration

The SBDC at UNF & WorkSource present:17th Annual Small Business Week CelebrationFeaturing Tom Szaky, CEO of Terra Cycle Tom Szaky is co-founder and CEO of TerraCycle, Inc., producer of the world’s first products made from, and packaged in, waste. Although he is only 26, Szaky has been featured in virtually every major media outlet from […]

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