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Franchise Jobs Grow by 12,050 in February

Now hiring at Sonics, photo taken and retouched by Blue MauMauROSELAND, N.J. – Private-sector franchise jobs in the United States increased by 12,050 during the month of February 2014.

White House Postpones ObamaCare for Small Biz Again

The President's signature on the Affordable Care Act
The President's signature making the Affordable Care Act law, 2010. Photo:Chuck Kennedy, White House

WASHINGTON — On Monday the White House announced that employers with 50 to 99 employees will receive an additional year reprieve from the Affordable Care employer mandate, pushing its already delayed implementation from 2015 to January 1, 2016.

Funding vs Financing a Franchise

Financing implies you owe money, funding implies you don't. Funding is best, here is how to get funded.

US Labor Department Gives $2.1M to Washington State to Dampen Small Business Layoffs

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Labor last Thursday announced the award of $2.1 million to the state of Washington to aid small business owners in reducing employee work hours instead of laying them off during tough economic times.

So what is a Grocerant? Why are they stealing Restaurant Market Share?

Foodservice Solutions®  Grocerant Guru says this "Grocerant means any retail food item that is 

Amazon CEO Bezos on Being an Entrepreneur

Amazon.com CEO Jeff Bezos has a huge operation now, but it began in 1994 with his seeing a need and a new way of filling it, then putting together the necessary steps from there to where Amazon.com is now.

New Lawyers Learn to Start Affordable Law Firms

Recent law school graduates are facing two problems, writes John Tozzi of BloombergBusinessWeek. First, there are more graduating attorneys than big firms want to hire.

Who’s Accountable at the Government Accountability Office?

The Government Accountability Office (GAO) published a report in September 2013 reviewing SBA franchise loans, their failure rates and the causes of those defaults.

It’s Small Business Saturday!

Main Street, Kentucky
Main Street in Kentucky. Photo/bmm

LEXINGTON, Ky.—Small independent businesses today are offering discounts, promotions and sales to encourage consumers to make Main Street, USA ground zero for their holiday shopping this Small Business Saturday.

Veterans and their Families Invited to Participate in Turn-Key Military Franchise Program from IslandTime Treasures

Ultra-affordable, flexible new program welcomes veterans, active duty, Guard, Reserve, Coast Guard and spouses