Finding Customers Around the World - Announcing SBA's Export Video Contest
SBA is teaming up with Visa to ask small business owners: “Where will your next customer come from?”
To recognize successful small exporters and increase awareness toward federal assistance for exporters, we’re sponsoring the SBA Export Video Contest
. The contest, presented in partnership with the National Export Initiative and Export.gov, will award monetary prizes to five successful small business exporters representing a variety of industries.
“My 401(k) is Free isn’t it?” – Understanding 401(k) Fees and Your Responsibilities as an Employer
Do you offer an employer-sponsored 401(k) plan? Do your employees think the plan is free? Are you aware of your obligation for assessing and communicating information about fees to your employees?
Read this article to understand the administration, investment and service fees associated with 401(k) plans.
Mentorship Programs that can Benefit Your Small Business
As a small business owner, you’re frequently adjusting to changing circumstances, new business conditions, and unforeseeable challenges. Being able to consult with a mentor - someone who knows what you’re going through - can be invaluable.
A mentor can provide tailored guidance, general best practices, and an example of a successful business that the protégé can learn from.
#Help4Startups: Grants for Technology and Other “High-Growth, High-Impact” Businesses (Three Part Series)
This series of articles catalogues government programs that are specifically targeted at technology startups and entrepreneurs (sometimes referred to as “high-growth, high-impact firms” or high-tech start-ups).