New SBA Chief: Help Is On The Way

  Government and Economy Mills: Small Business Aid is Coming During her Senate confirmation hearing, incoming Small Business Administration chief Karen Gordon Mills acknowledged the agency's troubles while maintaining that the SBA's problems are fixable. Report: Small Business Job Loss Up According to a new ADP National Employment Report, small companies are shedding jobs as fast, if not faster, than large firms, which is very unusual in recessions. [Read Full Article]

Tax Plan Implications of the Stimulus Package

Government and Economy Nothing of Substance for Small Business in Stimulus The recently passed economic stimulus plan offers very little direct benefit to small businesses, but economists see those companies, rather than the stimulus, as their own cure for what is ailing them. New SBA Chief Intent on Making Change You Can Believe In Karen Gordon Mills, President Obama's new Small Business Administration head, will bring with her a financier's background and extensive hands-on experience as a small business advocate. Meet Mills and learn why she just might be the right person for the job. [Read Full Article]