Small Business LLC

  • 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.

  • 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?

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

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

  • 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

    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.

  • Greek SMEs have survived, turning point: SME fund

    Dimitris Daskalopoulos, vice chairman of Business Europe, says Greek small- and medium-sized enterprises have "survived" through the financial downturn but it is now time for them to "flourish".

  • EU ABS revamp would boost lending: EIB

    Dario Scannapieco, vice president of SMEs at the European Investment Bank, says that a "revamp" of the asset backed security market in Europe would boost bank lending in the region.

  • Interest rates to SMEs not 'feasible': SME Group

    Patrick Gibbels, secretary general of European Small Business Alliance, says the interest rates offered by European banks to small- and medium-sized businesses are not "feasible" for companies looking to borrow.

  • Small business jobs index

    Martin Mucci, Paychex CEO, discusses hiring among small businesses in the U.S.

  • How to run a good story into great sales

    Marcus tells Grace Hightower De Niro's to let her packaging do the talking... and the selling.

  • Best 3 months for small biz since 2004: Paychex CEO

    Martin Mucci, President & CEO, Paychex, discusses the best areas for small business growth and says we've had the best three-month period since 2004.

  • Belly's one-stop reward shop

    Logan LaHive, Belly CEO, and Brad Keywell, Groupon co-founder, explains Belly's loyalty marketing platform and how they help consumers finds deals at local businesses.