Small Business LLC


  • Burrito brothers' recipe for success

    Leo Kremer, Dos Toros Taqueria co-founder, and Oliver Kremer, Dos Toros Taqueria co-founder, discuss how they have been able to grow their business, despite fierce competition with Chipotle.

  • Q1 winner for small biz?

    Financial information firm Sageworks finds private companies in the U.S. closed out Q1 with strong sales. CNBC's Kate Rogers reports.

  • Where the jobs are: Paychex CEO

    Marty Mucci, Paychex CEO, breaks down the latest data from the February's Small Business Jobs Index.

  • Big Apple's meatball mania

    Michael Chernow, The Meatball Shop co-owner, and Daniel Holzman, The Meatball Shop co-owner, discuss how their single concept strategy became a staple of New York City.

  • Unintended consequences of wage hikes

    Michael Saltsman, Employment Policies Institute, discusses the adverse effects of minimum wage hikes on small businesses.

  • 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

    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

    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

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

  • 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

    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

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

  • 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

    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.

  • 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

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

  • 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

    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 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.