Small businesses hired fewer workers in April but gave their employees raises, Paychex survey shows

Small businesses hired fewer workers in April but gave their employees raises, Paychex survey shows

Small business hiring fell in April, but wages continued to rise for workers, a report by human resources firm Paychex said Tuesday. The Small Business Jobs Index decreased 0.22 percent from the previous month to 100.50. The pace of small...
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Tony Sayegh Trumps Tax Plan a Boon to Small Business

Tony Sayegh Trumps Tax Plan a Boon to Small Business

During an interview with the FOX Business Network, Tony Sayegh, assistant secretary for public affairs at the Department of the Treasury, said President Trump’s proposal to reduce taxes will be a big boost to small businesses. Under the plan Opens...
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Small business owners see big things in their future

Small business owners see big things in their future

  Ian Kelley’s plans for a simple life centering on one small donut shop quickly became complicated. After opening Sugar Shack Donuts in Richmond, Virginia, in 2013, he suddenly pulled in four times his projected revenue when the shop gained...
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Lessons Small Business Can Learn From The College Admissions Crisis

Lessons Small Business Can Learn From The College Admissions Crisis

There is a college admissions crisis, and for once it is not because of a scandal. In fact, in this instance, it is the colleges and universities that are suffering and we can all learn from their plight. The issue...
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Hackers attacked one in five UK firms last year survey finds

Cybercriminals have attacked one in five British businesses in the past year, many of which lack even the most basic security measures to protect confidential information. A report by the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) found that only 24% of...
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Small business resources

Small business resources

Organizing Your Workday Using Outlook: 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., UH Bauer College SBDC, 2302 Fannin, Suite 200. Cost: $79. Information: www.sbdc.uh.edu. Getting Started with Internet Marketing and Search Engine Optimization: 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., UH Bauer College S...
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