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How to Find a Job with Headroom

Venture For America | Posted 01.23.2014 | Small Business
Venture For America

By Mike Tarullo, VP of Corporate Development at Venture for America I've spent the last two years helping young people launch their careers at start...

Observing New York Startups: Job Growth & the Innovation Economy Skills Gap

Shaun_Johnson | Posted 05.14.2013 | New York
Shaun_Johnson

Mayor Bloomberg's We Are Made In NY program represents both a civic movement and an effort in entrepreneurialism. In observing the mix of effort and impact, what knowledge can be applied nationwide about job creation in the fastest growing sector of our American economy?

5 Things Romney And Obama Don't Want You To Know About Small Business

The Huffington Post | Nate C. Hindman | Posted 10.05.2012 | Small Business

Mitt Romney and Barack Obama said the phrase “small business” a combined 29 times during Wednesday night’s debate, repeatedly sparring over who ...

Massive Drop In Startup Jobs Is 'Like Nothing We Have Seen,' According To New Report

The Huffington Post | Nate C. Hindman | Posted 09.15.2012 | Small Business

The number of jobs created by startup companies in the U.S. is dropping at an alarming rate, according to a new study by the Hudson Institute. The ...

Counter, Counter Culture

Chris Johnson | Posted 08.12.2012 | Business
Chris Johnson

You can hardly swing a foam dart gun without hitting an XBox in startupville these days. We're all for a little fun around the office, but at some point, the hoodie and Vans pendulum swings too far, and a little formality is needed.

The Top 13 States For Startup Jobs (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Nate C. Hindman | Posted 04.23.2012 | Small Business

Startup fever is spreading. The number of startup jobs posted online in 2011 jumped 23.5 percent from the year before, according to StartupHire.co...

Why You Can't Hire

Naval Ravikant | Posted 02.14.2012 | Small Business
Naval Ravikant

There isn't a shortage of developers and designers. There's a surplus of founders.

U.S. Needs More Startups To Remain Competitive, Says Atlanta Fed

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Small Business

WASHINGTON | Thu Nov 10, 2011 9:15am EST (Reuters) - A top Federal Reserve official said on Thursday the U.S. economy needs more start-up firms to re...

Why Entrepreneurs Are Washington's Best Bet

Herb Engert | Posted 01.03.2012 | Small Business
Herb Engert

Entrepreneurs are the nation's economic heroes -- dedicated people who are a critical factor in the resilience of the U.S. economy. Even in an environment of doubt, they are prepared to take the risk of investing to grow their companies -- and that growth equals more jobs.

Six Ways to Build a Business: Go Big or Go Home and Do It

John Backus | Posted 12.13.2011 | Small Business
John Backus

Piggyback on a business that has created a platform upon which you can build your business.

It Takes a Village to Raise a Startup

Nick Seguin | Posted 12.12.2011 | Small Business
Nick Seguin

The classic top-down approach to job creation is deeply flawed. It's not enough to simply put more people on payroll. For the economic recovery to truly take off, we need companies that are innovative, disruptive and scalable. The most effective action governments can take to support job creation is to create conditions that support individual entrepreneurs.

Entrepreneur-Friendly Policies (Finally) Showing Promise -- But Leadership Required

Jeff Bussgang | Posted 12.03.2011 | Small Business
Jeff Bussgang

Despite the partisan rhetoric and bickering, the last few months have seen substantial progress amongst policy makers in the areas of helping the startup economy thrive.