Minneapolis/St. Paul among top 10 metros for most profitable small businesses (gallery)

Small businesses in the Twin Cities metropolitan area are more likely to be successful compared with other U.S. metros, given its economic conditions and competitive landscape, according to a recent study by LendingTree. In analyzing data from the U.S. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2019

Milwaukee among top 10 metros for most profitable small businesses

Small businesses in the Milwaukee metropolitan area are more likely to be successful compared with other U.S. metros, given its economic conditions and competitive landscape, according to a recent study by LendingTree. In analyzing data from the U.S. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2019

MSPBJ announces 2019 Best Places to Work extra-small company honorees

The Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal is celebrating its 21st annual Best Places to Work awards — the Twin Cities longest-running awards program recognizing great workplaces. This year we are honoring 20 companies in the extra-small category.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 3rd, 2019

Washington banks are capitalizing on the sale of SBA loan guarantees

Financial institutions are finding a profitable way to help small businesses secure financing, and it’s the secondary market that makes small business lending particularly worthwhile......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 31st, 2018

5 basics of managing cash flow for a small business

It is an unfortunate fact of life that small businesses experiencing cash flow problems often struggle to stay open. Your business may be profitable on paper, but that may not be enough to keep your company going. One of the goals is to create a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 4th, 2018

UPS Lays Out Plans for More-Profitable Shipping

UPS believes it has an answer for the flood of lower-margin packages it carries for large shippers like Inc.: small businesses and health care......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 13th, 2018

Public transit use down in most cities, but not Minneapolis/St. Paul (slideshow)

Public transit ridership in the Minneapolis/St. Paul metro area is up 0.7 percent over the past five years. That may be a small increase, but it's notable since 15 of the country's 20 largest metro areas have experienced a decrease over that same time.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 2nd, 2018

3 Things That All Profitable Small Businesses Have In Common

Running a profitable small business is often hard, and most startups never even get to last one year after inception. Eight out of ten startups shut their doo.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkNov 2nd, 2018

2018: A year in Business Journal pictures (gallery)

Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal photographer Nancy Kuehn crisscrossed the Twin Cities capturing the year's top business stories in images. Here's a sample of her best work......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 26th, 2018

Second round of 2019 40 Under 40 honorees include leaders at Polaris, Frauenshuh, Bite Squad (Gallery)

Today, the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal reveals its second round of 40 Under 40 honorees for 2019, recognizing young business and community leaders from across industries and the Twin Cities. We'll release more honoree names tomorrow. Each year.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 23rd, 2019

Finalists named for CIO Awards (gallery)

The Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal and TwinCitiesCIO have named the 2019 finalists for our second annual Twin Cities CIO of the Year Orbie Awards. Finalists were announced during a Tuesday afternoon reception at Target Field in six categorie.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 15th, 2019

Slideshow: Celebrating Nashville"s top small businesses

The Nashville Business Journal was pleased to honor our 2019 Small Business Awards honorees during a banquet Wednesday evening at The Listening Room Cafe. To see who was there, check out the .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals1 hr. 22 min. ago

Opinion: Corporate Transparency Act will harm small businesses

The Corporate Transparency Act would require small businesses to disclose details about their beneficial owners to the Treasury Department or face up to $10,000 in fines, and prison sentences of up to three years. Image: AP.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 16th, 2019

MSPBJ seeks nominations for 2019 Business of Manufacturing awards

The Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal is now seeking nominations for its second annual Business of Manufacturing awards.  These awards recognize innovative manufacturers and leaders in the industry who are helping grow our region's economy, a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 15th, 2019

Invest Atlanta eyeing new loan fund for small businesses

Atlanta’s economic development agency soon may have a new tool for fostering the growth of “micro” businesses in the city......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2019

How to wholesale to retailers: 10 tips from successful small businesses

10 tips to wholesale to retailers.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 11th, 2019

SBA loan approvals approach $100 million through June

Financial institutions are making fewer government-guaranteed loans to small businesses in Western New York this year. But, three-quarters of the way through the federal fiscal year, the dollar volume is mostly in line with last year. That’s one .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 10th, 2019

Commercial Debt Market Goes Live With Backing From Coinbase Ventures

With Cadence, an ethereum-powered marketplace, institutional and accredited investors can now fund short-term loans to small businesses......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJul 10th, 2019

Wharton to close small business development center

The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania will shutter its small business development center this month to focus on helping ventures with complex issues and kickstarting young businesses that can have a significant economic impact. Now, Wharto.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 9th, 2019

"Get Used To It" - Sweden Is Experiencing A "Small Scale War"

Authored by Paul Joseph Watson via, Swedish author Björn Ranelid warns that the level of crime and violence the previously sedate country is experiencing amounts to a “small scale.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 8th, 2019

Top of the List: Which companies offer the most coworking spaces in Central Ohio?

The coworking industry is rapidly changing the business landscape. These increasingly popular spaces provide not merely desk space and shared amenities, but opportunities for entrepreneurs, freelancers and small businesses to become part of a conne.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 7th, 2019