Experian Releases Q2 Update to Business Information Map

Posted on Aug 20 2014 by

Experian has released an update to the Business Information Map for Q2 2014. Top performing metropolitan areas in Business Risk Score include Portland, Oregon, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and Grand Rapids, Michigan each with risk scores well above national average of 61.43 in Q2.


Small Business Brief – Large loans to businesses rebounding faster than small loans

Posted on Aug 19 2014 by


The Small Business Brief includes notable stories from around the internet about small business and entrepreneur-ism. This week we cover a new report from the Federal Reserve Board on small business lending trends, interesting findings from the Brookings Instute on new business startup trends and Experian's Q2 Quarterly Business Credit Review.


The Most Profitable Kinds of Businesses

Posted on Aug 06 2014 by


Financial information company Sageworks recently ranked the most profitable kinds of private business and accounting services tops the list.


How industry and employment has changed since 1990 in the United States

Posted on Aug 04 2014 by


We take a look at the latest BLS statistics on major industries in the United States since 1990 to see which ones are growing, and where the labor market will be in 10 years.


Small Business Brief – Women Business Owners Face Gap in Lending, Federal Contracts

Posted on Jul 30 2014 by

Small Business Brief

This week we take a closer look at the following stories affecting small business:

  • Women Business Owners Face Gap in Lending, Federal Contracts
  • Harvard study paints a bleak picture of post-recession small business lending conditions
  • How small business owners spend their time
  • Small Business Tool Box -  Signals


6 Debt Collection Tips to Improve Cash Flow

Posted on Jul 23 2014 by

6 Debt Collection Tips To Increase Cash Flow

In this post, we give you six important tips to keep in mind as you implement and improve your debt collection strategy.


Small Business Brief

Posted on Jul 21 2014 by

Small Business Brief

The Small Business Brief is a quick roundup of small business stories hitting the news

In this week's edition we'll cover:
  • The President's SupplierPay/QuickPay Initiative for Small Business
  • Bank of America and Wells Fargo stepping up to the Small Business lending plate
  • Mid-year tax check-in and a cool tool to add to the Small Business Tool Box


Commercial Credit Consortium Data Offers Huge Upside for B2B Businesses

Posted on Jun 13 2014 by

New Trade Contributors 2010 - 2013

The Small Business Credit ShareSM program is a consortium of companies that share expanded payment performance data on products like lines of credit, credit cards, loans, leases and first creditors for emerging businesses like utilities and telecom. In the past 2+ years, there has been good growth in the member base.


Zombie Apocalypse Meets Polar Vortex for Some Struggling Small Businesses

Posted on Jun 04 2014 by


Bloomberg Businessweek published a really great article in "The New Entrepreneur" section titled Small Business Borrowers Haunted by Polar Vortex and Zombies.


Q1 Special Report: Manufacturing recovers from a cold start, spurred on by pent-up auto demand

Posted on Jun 04 2014 by


Q1 Report: Manufacturing recovers from a cold start spurred on by pent-up automotive demand. Read our special report.

‹‹ Newer Entries Older Entries ››