• Blue Dog in a Red State?   Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 7:05 AM ET
    Blue Dog in a Red State?

    We need to have a Congress that works, says Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, (D- N.D.), sharing her thoughts of creating bipartisanship on Capitol Hill.

  • Sen. Heitkamp: Tons of jobs in North Dakota   Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 7:03 AM ET
    Sen. Heitkamp: Tons of jobs in North Dakota

    Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, (D- N.D.), discusses job openings in North Dakota. I say we have zero unemployment in our state, says Heitkamp.

  • Regulation hurting hiring?   Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 4:38 PM ET
    Regulation hurting hiring?

    Digging deeper into regulatory hurdles for small businesses, with CNBC's Kate Rogers.

  • Small biz hesitant to hire   Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 2:23 PM ET
    Small biz hesitant to hire

    CNBC's Kate Rogers reports the NFIB's August optimism index showed job creation flat for the 11th month straight.

  • To be in business today ...   Friday, 5 Sep 2014 | 2:24 PM ET
    To be in business today ...

    What it takes to run a business and be successful, with small business CEOs Manisha Dellinger, Curls President & CEO, and Larry Mocha, APSCO President & CEO.

  • Lending to SMEs 'steadily' increasing: CEO   Wednesday, 3 Sep 2014 | 1:30 AM ET
    Lending to SMEs 'steadily' increasing: CEO

    Adam Tyler, CEO of the National Association of Commercial Finance Brokers, says that lending to SMEs through less traditional methods - such as broker-enabled lending - has been steadily growing.

  • Check on small business growth   Tuesday, 2 Sep 2014 | 8:31 AM ET
    Check on small business growth

    Martin Mucci, Paychex CEO, explains why the small business jobs report is showing mixed results for employment growth in August.

  • European SMEs more optimistic: Pro   Tuesday, 2 Sep 2014 | 4:50 AM ET
    European SMEs more optimistic: Pro

    Bronek Masojada, CEO of Hiscox, comments on a survey which found that small and medium businesses seem to have turned the corner from recent economic difficulties.

  • PackIt's 'cool' multi-million dollar idea   Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014 | 7:43 AM ET
    Melissa Kieling, PackIt founder and CEO.

    Melissa Kieling, PackIt founder & CEO, explains how she took a simple idea to keep food cooler longer and grew it into one of the fastest-growing companies in America.

  • Does a UK business bank make sense?   Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 7:00 PM ET
    Does a UK business bank make sense?

    David Kern, chief economist at British Chambers of Commerce, discusses the benefits of having a business bank aimed at providing funding for SMEs.

  • Ice cream vans go high tech   Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 11:40 AM ET
    Ice cream vans go high tech

    Andy Newland, managing director at Tony Fresko, explains how the use of new technology is helping move this ice cream truck company from a "paper-based business" to a "21st century" business.

  • Rolling out 'Inc. 500' list   Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 7:17 AM ET
    Rolling out 'Inc. 500' list

    Eric Schurenberg, Inc. editor-in-chief, and Raj Shanmugaraj, Acacia Communications CEO, discuss highlights from the 500 fastest-growing private companies and small businesses in the U.S.

  • Obamacare's impact on small businesses   Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 2:17 PM ET
    Obamacare's impact on small businesses

    Avik Roy, The Manhattan Institute, and Madelyn Alfano, Maria's Italian Kitchen owner, discuss how the Affordable Care Act is impacting health care costs and labor expenses for small businesses.

  • Yahoo's small business push   Thursday, 14 Aug 2014 | 11:31 AM ET
    Yahoo's small business push

    Amit Kumar, Yahoo small business head, discusses "Yahoo Stores," a next generation, e-commerce platform designed to help anyone build a successful online business.

  • Culture of Export-Import bank   Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 3:16 PM ET
    Culture of Export-Import bank

    Fred Hochberg, Export-Import Bank of the United States chairman and president, discusses corruption allegations as the reauthorization of the institutions charter remains in questions.

  • NFIB: Small biz optimism higher in July   Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014 | 2:52 PM ET
    NFIB: Small biz optimism higher in July

    Small business optimism ticked higher in July, according to the National Federation of Independent Business. What's driving growth, with Drew Greenblatt, Marlin Steel president, and David Martin, H.J. Martin & Son, Inc.

  • America's bipartisan start-up movement   Tuesday, 5 Aug 2014 | 11:32 AM ET
    America's bipartisan start-up movement

    Celebrating national start-up day across America, House Oversight and Government Reform Committee chairman, Rep. Darrell Issa, (R- Calif.), and Rep. Jared Polis, (D-Colo.), discuss their campaign to raise awareness for entrepreneurs and small start-up businesses.

  • Small business jobs index increases to 101.11   Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 8:55 AM ET
    Small business jobs index increases to 101.11

    Martin Mucci, Paychex CEO, discusses the latest employment trends and provides a read on job growth.

  • Small businesses looking up   Tuesday, 15 Jul 2014 | 1:22 PM ET
    Small businesses looking up

    Discussing current economic conditions for small businesses in the U.S., with Abdul Baytops, One Federal Solution CEO.

  • NFIB Index drops 1.6 in June to 95.0   Tuesday, 8 Jul 2014 | 7:31 AM ET
    NFIB Index drops 1.6 in June to 95.0

    CNBC's Steve Liesman, and William Dunkelberg, National Federation of Independent Business chief economist, break down the fresh data to determine whether small business is getting stronger.