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Small Businesses Need: Access to Capital, Less Regulation, Skilled Employees, Technology

Access to Capital, Less Regulation, Skilled Employees, Technology: Small Business Needs According to “The State of Small Business in America” report issued by Babson College, U.S. small businesses face both challenges and opportunities for access to capital, regulations, employee development, and technology. The report’s purpose was to advance knowledge and ideas for facilitating a vibrant…

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2016 Coachella Valley Forum

Coachella Valley Forum Nearly 40 bankers and staff of chambers of commerce, nonprofits, and local cities met with small business service providers and microlenders in Palm Springs on October 6, 2016. Information about resources available within the Coachella Valley to support small businesses was shared in two panel presentations. Collaborating for Small Business Success Participants…