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Category Archives: Entrepreneurship

Make Better Small Business Videos and Photos (5 quick tips)

August 28, 2020 | Entrepreneurship
small business videos and photos

The necessity of small business videos and photos continues to grow. It is now more important than ever for small businesses to create content that captures people’s attention.  Creating content doesn’t have to be hard. Even if your only tool is a phone, there are some quick and easy ways to ensure your small business…

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July 16, 2020 | Entrepreneurship

A version of this blog post on How to Get Items Removed From Your Credit Report was originally published by our content partner Money. They are a digital magazine and a resource for personal finance news and information.   Having a good credit score is an important part of most people’s lives. It lets lenders…

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July is #IndieRetailerMonth – Join in to Support Small Business

July 2, 2020 | Entrepreneurship
independent retailer month

Shopping local and supporting small businesses has become more important than ever.  With July being Independent Retailer Month, it’s the perfect time to learn more about how shopping with local businesses affects the community and the greater economy. One inspiring fact: If every family in the U.S. spent an extra $10 a month at locally…

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May 29, 2020 | Entrepreneurship
sales and marketing for relief and recovery efforts

With each shift in the recovery roadmap for small businesses, sales and marketing become ever more critical tools.   A top tip from our Business Advising team — “Don’t stop selling and marketing.” In a time where building trust is a priority, sales and marketing are key. Tactics and messaging need to adjust to what is…

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On the Rise: The Undeniable Power of Women-Owned Businesses

March 13, 2020 | Entrepreneurship
Business loans, business loan, capital, working capital, business capital, CDC Small Business Finance, SBA, women, undeniable

Are you familiar with CDC’s YouTube Channel where you can find playlists of our success stories, our loan tips, our getting to know CDC series and more? Read below for the key insights from our “Undeniable Power of Women in Business” video or watch above. Small businesses help propel the nation’s economy. But do you…

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How to find out if your small business idea will make money

February 12, 2020 | Entrepreneurship
CDC Small Business Finance numbers Venturize

This post, about the numbers behind your small business idea, originally was published by Venturize, a blog powered by our content partner Small Business Majority, a national organization that advocates for small business owners.  There are many excellent reasons for starting a business: being your own boss, loving what you do and enjoying the challenge…

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Taxes troubling you? Help is here for small businesses

January 29, 2020 | Entrepreneurship

Taxes. It’s a word that can conjure up confusion for anyone, including small business owners. The thought of deductions, depreciation and 1099s may make your head spin, but we’re here with four tips to help clear things up. Some topics are bigger mysteries than others. New additions under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, only…

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2019 Holiday Gift Guide: Support Entrepreneurs this Season

December 4, 2019 | Entrepreneurship
shop small holiday gift guide 2019

It’s that time of year again – our annual Holiday Gift Guide to help you find perfect gifts for your loved ones while “shopping small” and supporting hard-working, passionate entrepreneurs.  Skip the overflowing malls and run-of-the-mill gifts by checking out our gift guide filled with specialty items that will satisfy everyone on your list from…

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Small Business in the U.S. – 30 Million Strong and Growing

November 1, 2019 | Entrepreneurship
CDC Small Business Finance

Are you familiar with CDC’s YouTube Channel where you you can find video playlists of our success stories and our loan tip series, get to know CDC and more? Read below for the key insights from our Small Business: A Mighty Force video or watch the video above. No matter how big owners see their…

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