• Lending alternatives for small biz   Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 6:44 AM ET
    Lending alternatives for small biz

    Small business owners appear more optimistic than ever and are once again investing in their companies, spiking a demand for capital. Stephen Sheinbaum, Merchant Cash and Capital, provides his thoughts on where small business owners are putting their money to work.

  • Businesses fight rising NYC rents   Thursday, 12 Mar 2015 | 7:05 AM ET
    Businesses fight rising NYC rents

    Small business supporters are pushing back against rising rents, and trying to keep the character of New York City.

  • Building diversity in Silicon Valley: CEO   Wednesday, 11 Mar 2015 | 7:50 AM ET
    Building diversity in Silicon Valley: CEO

    Tristan Walker, Walker & Company Brands CEO, discusses the launch of his brand Bevel, aimed at minority consumers, and weighs in on elevating diversity and encouraging entrepreneurs in the workplace.

  • Small biz optimism levels   Tuesday, 10 Mar 2015 | 1:57 PM ET
    Small biz optimism levels

    CNBC's Kate Rogers reports the outcome small businesses had to face after a snowy winter.

  • ICONIC: A groundbreaking new event series   Friday, 6 Mar 2015 | 3:30 PM ET
    ICONIC: A groundbreaking new event series

    CNBC and Inc. bring together some of the country's most influential entrepreneurs to talk about innovation, inspiration, and becoming ICONIC.

  • Small biz jobs up 0.19% in February: Paychex   Tuesday, 3 Mar 2015 | 8:32 AM ET
    Small biz jobs up 0.19% in February: Paychex

    Marty Mucci, Paychex CEO, breaks down the numbers on jobs creation. Data ranks Indiana as the top state for small business.

  • Businesses dig out from port slowdown   Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015 | 10:45 AM ET
    Businesses dig out from port slowdown

    Smaller businesses are reaching for normalcy after the West Coast port slowdown.

  • Port backlog hits small biz   Tuesday, 24 Feb 2015 | 1:19 PM ET
    Port backlog hits small biz

    CNBC's Kate Rogers reports small businesses in California have seen losses of 10-50 percent in export sales in the past 6 months.

  • I get paid to be a heli-ski helicopter pilot   Thursday, 12 Feb 2015 | 10:30 AM ET
    I get paid to be a heli-ski helicopter pilot

    Robert Gallagher's office is the cockpit of a helicopter. His company, Coldstream Helicopters, gets paid to fly heli-skiers to places of untracked snow.

  • Casamigos Tequila's Hollywood story   Thursday, 5 Feb 2015 | 8:43 AM ET
    Rande Gerber, co-founder and owner of Casamigas Tequila.

    Rande Gerber discusses how his small-batch premium brand is taking on more established names in the competitive spirits industry... with the help of celebrity friend George Clooney.

  • The crude impact: Small businesses save and invest

    Main Street's benefits due to falling crude prices go beyond just consumer spending, reports CNBC's Kate Rogers.

  • Small business weathers storm   Monday, 2 Feb 2015 | 3:15 PM ET
    Small business weathers storm

    CNBC's Kate Rogers is at a pizzeria in New York City that embraces snow days.

  • The Skimm: Transforming daily routines   Monday, 2 Feb 2015 | 8:46 AM ET
    The Skimm: Transforming daily routines

    Carly Zakin and Danielle Weisberg , The Skimm co-founders, discuss their daily newsletter-based start-up aimed at millennials.

  • Rebuilding in Ferguson   Monday, 12 Jan 2015 | 11:00 AM ET
    Rebuilding in Ferguson

    Nearly two months after the violence and looting that ripped apart Ferguson, Missouri, some of the city's small business owners are still trying to rebuild and recover.

  • Crowdfunding Ferguson's rebuild   Friday, 9 Jan 2015 | 2:53 PM ET
    Crowdfunding for Ferguson

    Local Ferguson businesses are trying to rebuild after violence and protests hit the town over the grand jury decision on the Michael Brown case. CNBC's Kate Rogers has the details.

  • Pro sees strong credit quality   Friday, 9 Jan 2015 | 2:24 PM ET
    Pro sees strong credit quality

    Insight to the consumer, and the health of lending, with Claude Davis, First Financial Bank CEO.

  • 19-year old's fresh take on news   Monday, 5 Jan 2015 | 8:43 AM ET
    19-year old's fresh take on news

    John Meyer, Fresco News founder & CEO, explains how his new photo sharing app works and has put him on the radar of several major media companies.

  • Minimum wage gets a raise   Wednesday, 31 Dec 2014 | 2:24 PM ET
    Minimum wage gets a raise

    CNBC's Kate Rogers reports what higher minimum wages will do to franchisees.

  • What the cluck? Start-up cooks up a new burger   Wednesday, 31 Dec 2014 | 9:00 AM ET
    What the cluck? Start-up cooks up a new burger

    Watch Cluck 'n Moo founder Steve Gold cook up his 60-second pitch to the "Power Pitch" panel. Will the panel eat up his chicken and beef hybrid or call it unappetizing?

  • Waffles... your 'type' of breakfast?   Wednesday, 31 Dec 2014 | 7:49 AM ET
    Waffles... your 'type' of breakfast?

    Chris Dimino, Keyboard Waffle Iron inventor discusses how he turned his idea of creating a keyboard waffle iron into reality.