Leaders in small and microbusiness met at the DNC for an educational brunch on the state of microbusiness in the US. See what they said about access to capital and more.
Once a quarter, Pepperdine University's Graziadio School of Business and Management and Dun & Bradstreet poll small and medium-sized businesses across the United States to learn more about those companies' growth and access to capital. This quarter, the survey also polled microbusinesses across the nation and discovered new insights. Microbusinesses surveyed are planning to grow more than their [...]
Does the thought of applying for a traditional small business loan make you break out in a cold sweat? If you’re like a lot of small business owners, a traditional loan simply isn’t a possibility. Your business might not generate the kind of cash flow traditional lenders want to see before offering a loan. You [...]
If you think now is a good time for your business to shine, you're not alone. Check out this 2016 Economic Forecast from Dun & Bradstreet that reveals how small businesses anticipate positive growth.
If you're attending a lender matchmaking event and want to make sure that you're prepared, check out the checklist in this article from Dun & Bradstreet.
Here are four credit and financing decisions you might want to consider as you're starting your business. Creating a plan can help ensure that you're setting your business up for success.
This mobile app may be changing the way new businesses find funding, and vice versa. Learn more about Off3r, the mobile matchmaking app for business.
According to a new study by FIELD at the Aspen Institute, employees of microbusinesses that have received an Accion loan value their flexible and fulfilling new jobs.
Almost half of the California small businesses surveyed in the PCA Index that applied for a loan in Q3 2015 were successful. The businesses surveyed were more successful at getting a bank loan than other businesses surveyed nationwide and more successful than in Q2 2015.
The State of Small Business Loans Nationwide Remains Elusive, Despite Increased Optimism from Business Owners, According to the Q3 2015 PCA Index
Q3 2015 Pepperdine Private Capital Access Index results show that while business owners are increasingly optimistic about growth, bank loans are still awarded well below demand.