The U.S. Small Business Administration is now accepting nominations for its 2020 National Small Business Week Awards, including the annual Small Business Person of the Year.
Source: PR Newswire
Tyler Station, a mixed-use “collaborative village” is an eclectic home that brings together entrepreneurs, artists, makers, and more. In just 2 years, it’s impact is already visible in the collaboration between its tenants—and its 100% occupancy.
Source: Dallas Innovates
In response to a cross-section of racial and gender inequity, ecosystem builders are launching new initiatives to drive access to capital for minorities and women. D.C. is becoming a hotbed for firms seeking to invest in underrepresented founders.
Source: D.C. Policy Center
The launch of Stripe Capital has further positioned Stripe as a competitive, full-service payments and commerce provider. Through the platform, merchants can apply for loans that are then repaid as a predetermined portion of their daily sales through Stripe.
Source: Business Insider
As the U.S.-China trade war drags on, not even startups are being spared from taking a financial hit. The tariffs have increased costs for approximately 37% of small business owners, who are being forced to make tough decisions between a bevy of poor options.