Small business

Meet the 27-year-old Latinx entrepreneur, now worth 0M, the innovators of the Cloud 100 and more for small business owners

Meet the 27-year-old Latinx entrepreneur, now worth $220M, the innovators of the Cloud 100 and more for small business owners

HHello, and welcome to another edition of The Pursuit Newsletter. when i joined forbes In 2019, I did so in the entry-level position of the team I now work for as List Editor. It was my first job out of college and allowed me to work with our experts and report on a variety of …

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China’s myriad problems are crushing small businesses and startups

China’s myriad problems are crushing small businesses and startups

text size China’s economic woes and Covid outbreaks are one of the reasons why the country’s small businesses and start-ups are suffering. Jade Gao/AFP via Getty Images Overshadowed by the headline-grabbing stories of China’s struggling economy, Covid outbreaks and tensions surrounding Taiwan are the devastating impact the country’s troubles are having on smaller businesses and …

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How small businesses are battling inflation and fears of a recession

How small businesses are battling inflation and fears of a recession

Isabel Garcia Nevett makes adjustments to her store again. Having weathered the pandemic and grappled with rising inflation, she is now considering how her Miami-based chocolatier, Garcia Nevett Chocolates, can weather a potential recession. As her small business grows with corporate gifts, she worries about spending cuts. “All the companies that we want to do …

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An expansion of the net investment tax would primarily target households earning  million or more

An expansion of the net investment tax would primarily target households earning $1 million or more

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA – JULY 1: (Photo illustration by John Pryke/Getty Images) Getty Images Senate Democrats are looking for a politically acceptable way to increase revenue to pay for a reduced Social Spending and Climate Act and are considering a plan to expand the Net Investment Income Tax (NIIT). Predictably, critics claim the plan would harm …

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Why Meta and Mark Zuckerberg are big on Whatsapp for Business

Why Meta and Mark Zuckerberg are big on Whatsapp for Business

Facebook’s new rebranding logo Meta is seen on smartphone in front of the displayed logo of Facebook, Messenger, Intagram, Whatsapp and Oculus in this illustration image taken on October 28, 2021. Given Ruvic | Reuters WhatsApp is already very popular with US consumers. Now, Meta Platforms is paying more attention to building its small business …

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BBB: Tips to Help Your Small Business Attract New Employees |  business

BBB: Tips to Help Your Small Business Attract New Employees | business

As small businesses continue their struggle to hire new employees, tactics have evolved to attract top talent. There was no other choice; They had to be competitive. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, there were 11.3 million job openings at the end of May. The search for new employees for those who need …

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Most business owners don’t count on their most valuable asset

Most business owners don’t count on their most valuable asset

Many small business owners do not know what their business is worth, a practice that can amount to a risky business. A whopping 98% of small businesses surveyed by M&T Bank over the past two years did not know the value of their businesses. This is especially troubling since for most business owners, their business …

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Should I franchise my business?  6 reasons why franchising may not be the right option for your business

Should I franchise my business? 6 reasons why franchising may not be the right option for your business

Should I franchise my business? getty Franchising as a business model spans a whole range of industries and sectors, from fast food, hospitality and retail to children’s activities, dog hotels, travel and pest control. In fact, there are so many weird and wonderful franchise opportunities now that it’s easy to assume that any business can …

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