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2 out of 3 of Consumers Would Buy from Companies Who Now Offer “Contactless” Payment Options
A majority of consumers would switch to buying from companies that now offer contactless payment options for their customers.
Small Business Trends | 06-Aug-2020 12:00

Womply Bills Lets Businesses Pay Invoices Using Credit Cards Even Where Cards Aren’t Accepted
Womply Bills allows small businesses to pay invoices using a credit card even if cards aren't accepted.
Small Business Trends | 05-Aug-2020 22:00

30 PPP Fraud Prosecutions So Far, and Counting
The DOJ has cracked down on PPP loan fraud, bringing criminal indictments against individuals charged with lying to get Paycheck Protection Program funds.
Small Business Trends | 05-Aug-2020 19:00

Grokker Launches Team Wellness Tool for Small Businesses
Grokker is offering wellness tools small businesses can take advantage of as more people work remotely..
Small Business Trends | 05-Aug-2020 15:30

Spotlight: Three Artist Friends Formed Open Pixel Studios After Working Together at Another Company
What's the biggest risk Open Pixel Studios took since its founding? Find out in this week's Small Biz Spotlight.
Small Business Trends | 05-Aug-2020 12:00

New Lightspeed Tools Helping Small Retail Businesses
Lightspeed is helping small retailers with their digital transformation during the pandemic.
Small Business Trends | 04-Aug-2020 21:00

Reach More Customers with Messenger’s Enhanced Chat Plugin
Messenger's Chat Plugin gives your small business a tool for better communication with your customers.
Small Business Trends | 04-Aug-2020 19:30

Uber Drivers Severely Impacted by Coronavirus Restrictions
Uber drivers make much less because of the pandemic.
Small Business Trends | 04-Aug-2020 14:00

82% of Shoppers Will Pay More Now to Support Small Businesses
A new survey from Red Egg Marketing shows customers are willing to pay more during and after the pandemic just to support local, small businesses.
Small Business Trends | 04-Aug-2020 12:00

AccountingGo Launches Service to Connect Small Business with Affordable Accounting Services
AccountingGo just launched in a dozen US cities and offers small businesses affordable accounting services.
Small Business Trends | 03-Aug-2020 21:00

BlueVine and DoorDash Partner on PPP Loan Application Tool for Restaurant Owners
BlueVine and DoorDash are partnering to help restaurant owners complete PPP loan applications ahead of the upcoming deadline.
Small Business Trends | 03-Aug-2020 16:15

The Latest Poll on How Small Businesses are Handling the COVID-19 Pandemic
In an interview with Jessica Moser of MetLife, Barry Moltz learns that small businesses are more optimistic about their future now than in the Spring.
Small Business Trends | 03-Aug-2020 14:00

Keap Awarded $100,000 in Small Business Grants During Pandemic
Keap recently awarded $100,000 in small grants to small business owners to help them with a little financial support during the coronavirus pandemic.
Small Business Trends | 03-Aug-2020 12:00

New Demandforce Mobile App Gives Small Business Communications On the Go
The new Demandforce app makes it possible to communicate more effectively on the go.
Small Business Trends | 02-Aug-2020 18:00

Two Books That Will Elevate Your Success
When your world feels like it’s spinning out of control, your best course of action is to take a step back and take a look inside. Both Elevate and Friday Forward offer the perfect opportunity to create a daily practice of reflection, inspiration and transformation.
Small Business Trends | 02-Aug-2020 15:00

Zoho Hosting a Website Basics Webinar for Small Businesses
Need some help getting your business online? Learn the basics of setting up your small business website in an upcoming webinar hosted by Zoho.
Small Business Trends | 01-Aug-2020 21:00

Tips for Laying a Strong Foundation as a New Business Owner
The small business community has some advice for new business owners.
Small Business Trends | 01-Aug-2020 18:00

Only 37% of Hotels Have Brought Back Half of Their Employees
A new survey from the AHLA finds that just 37% of hotels have brought back more than half of their employees since the beginning of the pandemic.
Small Business Trends | 01-Aug-2020 15:00

MarTech Insider Anand Thaker: Marketing Not Aimed at Building Real Relationships with Customers? Cut It.
In this interview with Anand Thaker, a marketing technology expert, he and Brent Leary discuss how COVID-19 is changing the marketing strategy for companies.
Small Business Trends | 31-Jul-2020 19:00

Fiverr Introduces Promoted Gigs for Freelancers to Advertise Services
Fiverr Promoted Gigs allows sellers on the platform to reach more potential customers by purchasing ads to top search results.
Small Business Trends | 31-Jul-2020 17:00

In the News – Nearly Every Small Business Reinvented Itself During Pandemic
Check out the big news for small businesses this week in our weekly news roundup. Find out how small companies are handling the pandemic and more.
Small Business Trends | 31-Jul-2020 14:00

Someone in the Office Always Believes It’s 5 O’Clock Somewhere (CARTOON)
With the weekend upon us, it's natural to remind ourselves that it's 5 o'clock somewhere.
Small Business Trends | 31-Jul-2020 12:00

Walmart Open Call 2020 Deadline is August 10
The deadline for businesses to apply for Walmart Open Call 2020 event is fast approaching. The annual event presents a big opportunity for small businesses.
Small Business Trends | 30-Jul-2020 21:00

NetBlaze Launches Digital Marketing App
NetBlaze has created what they're calling a one-stop marketing app that can be beneficial to small businesses.
Small Business Trends | 30-Jul-2020 16:00

Currnt Helping B2B Marketers Make Informed Decisions from a Distance
Currnt says it's helping B2B marketers to make better decisions while they're forced to keep a safe distance from their clients.
Small Business Trends | 30-Jul-2020 14:00

Teespring Sees Monumental Growth – Good News for Creatives
Teespring has seen considerable growth on its ecommerce platform with more creative entrepreneurs signing up daily during the pandemic.
Small Business Trends | 30-Jul-2020 12:00

Bartering Helping Cash-Strapped Businesses Survive Pandemic
BizX is helping business barter and save their cash reserves as the economy recovers from the pandemic.
Small Business Trends | 29-Jul-2020 21:00

Spotlight: How One Company Named After a Micro-Organism Is Transforming eLearning
Find out how Water Bear Learning got its start in this week's Small Biz Spotlight.
Small Business Trends | 29-Jul-2020 19:00

GatherUp Helps Businesses Gather Google Review Info
GatherUp has released a new online reputation management tool for small businesses to track their Google Reviews.
Small Business Trends | 29-Jul-2020 14:00

New UPS Store Survey Shows How Small Businesses are Pivoting
A new survey from The UPS Store shows how small businesses are pivoting during the pandemic.
Small Business Trends | 29-Jul-2020 12:00

8 Ways Successful People Spend Their Free Time
Find out how more successful people spend their free time away from their work.
Small Business Trends | 28-Jul-2020 21:00

45% of People Working from Home Feel More Productive
A new survey from SellCell shows that less than half of workers feel less productive when they work from home due to myriad distractions.
Small Business Trends | 28-Jul-2020 18:30

Some – Not Many – Small Business Owners Believe Things Will Never Return to Normal
A new survey from LendingTree shows that some small business owners in big cities don't see a possible return to normal following the pandemic.
Small Business Trends | 28-Jul-2020 14:00

LiveChat Adds Text Messaging to Customer Service Platform
Small businesses using LiveChat can now utilize text messaging to keep in contact with their customers.
Small Business Trends | 28-Jul-2020 12:00

What Gen Z Really Wants at Work — It’s Not What You Think
Gen Z workers don't really want things at work that older generations believe they want.
Small Business Trends | 27-Jul-2020 20:30

Kabbage Checking Gives Small Businesses Flexibility With Full Features
Small businesses can use Kabbage Checking for more flexibility and features.
Small Business Trends | 27-Jul-2020 18:30

How Work from Home is Pushing the Boundaries of Privacy Again
In the latest edition of the Small Business Radio Show, Barry Moltz does an interview with the head of Zoho, Raju Vegesna.
Small Business Trends | 27-Jul-2020 13:30

Food Truck Franchise: 10 of the Best
Food trucks are trendy and hip, and a growing segment of the restaurant industry. See our curated list of the best food truck franchise businesses.
Small Business Trends | 27-Jul-2020 12:00

Summer Check-in on Business Licenses and Permits – Make Sure You’re Operating Legally
Now is a good time to check to see if your required business licenses and permits are up to date and in check.
Small Business Trends | 26-Jul-2020 21:00

Everything You Need to Know About Buying or Leasing a Business Vehicle in 2020 
Here is what you need to know if you are going to buy or lease a business vehicle this year.
Small Business Trends | 26-Jul-2020 18:00

92% of US Small Businesses Have “Reinvented” Themselves During Pandemic
Small businesses are staying alive by pivoting their model during the pandemic
Small Business Trends | 26-Jul-2020 15:00

Technology and Comedy Converge to Help Small Business Owners Connect
Technology and comedy come together to help small business owners grow at this unique event coming up later this year.
Small Business Trends | 25-Jul-2020 21:00

Shake Up Your Business Strategies with These Community Suggestions
Our small business community offers up some great suggestions for shaking things up a bit.
Small Business Trends | 25-Jul-2020 18:00

Small Business Employees Returning to Work – But with Fewer Hours and Lower Pay
The new data from Gusto shows that while employees at small businesses are coming back to work, they're giving up hours and pay to do it.
Small Business Trends | 25-Jul-2020 15:00

In the News – Small Business Owners Stress Over Regulations That Don’t Exist
Check out all the headlines that matter most to small business owners in this week's news roundup.
Small Business Trends | 24-Jul-2020 23:00

Business Loan Terminology You Need to Know
Business loan terminology and acronyms. Be sure to understand these important terms and abbreviations as you review your small business loan options.
Small Business Trends | 24-Jul-2020 21:30

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