CT moonshiner, raceway among state aid awardees

May 4th, 2012 → 9:24 am @

Another five Connecticut small businesses — in Manchester, Middlebury, North Haven, Rocky Hill and Stafford Springs — have qualified for assistance through the state's Small Business Express Program , the governor says.


Local business qualifies for state small business program

May 2nd, 2012 → 9:48 am @

Governor Dannel P. Malloy announced that five Connecticut small businesses, including a business in Berlin, have qualified for assistance through the state’s Small Business Express Program. The program was created as a part of the bipartisan jobs bill …


MASSACHUSETTS HEALTH CONNECTOR: Business Express, small-business health plan shopping made easy

May 1st, 2012 → 3:57 am @

Shopping can be fun if you’re looking for a pair of shoes or even a boat. But shopping for health insurance can be a little like biting into tin foil. You have to do it, but you’d rather not, and chatting with a lot of agents about your specific profil…


Is Small Business Doomed?

February 13th, 2012 → 3:55 pm @

The American Express OPEN Forum reported that there was an 11 percent increase in the number of small businesses closing and a 17 percent decline in the number of small businesses opening.


Orlando merchants warm up to Small Business Saturday

November 20th, 2011 → 7:17 pm @

When American Express encouraged consumers to shop at small businesses on the Saturday after Thanksgiving last year, Beth Nolen wasn’t really aware of it.