Renaud Laplanche, LendingClub founder & CEO, discusses the new partnership with Alibaba which will provide financing to small U.S. businesses buying from Chinese suppliers.
Former financial manager, Jennifer Wright-Laracy goes back to school for her MBA and finds a new career as co-founder of the eco-friendly, convertible pizza box company, GreenBox.
CNBC's Kate Rogers reports the most popular models for franchising in 2015 will be quick service restaurants, followed by retail businesses.
Forbes named free online HR software Zenefits the hottest startup of the year. Its founder and CEO Parker Conrad, discusses the opportunity with small businesses.
Both Oklahoma and Nebraska want to snuff out marijuana in Colorado because it isn't a legal drug as far as the Feds are concerned, reports CNBC's Kate Rogers.
Noah Breslow, OnDeck CEO, discusses the company's IPO and plans to address the disruption in banking and revolutionize lending to small businesses.
An increase in seasonal workers may boost bottom lines for businesses but also may add risk for shoplifting. Insight, with CNBC's Kate Rogers and Scott Humphrey, Travelers Risk Control.
A new Deloitte report states that the top 1000 medium-sized business contribute more than 9 percent to U.K.'s economy. Chris Gentle, head of Insight at Deloitte UK discusses the report, saying two thirds of these companies are outside of London and the South East.
CNBC's Kate Rogers provides insight to licensing requirements for small businesses, including florists, hair braiders and teeth whiteners.
CNBC's Kate Rogers, reports on the growing trend among consumers to "shop small."
CNBC's Kate Rogers reports on local shops looking for a sales boost on Small Business Saturday.
CNBC's Kate Rogers reports the Global Entrepreneurship Index reveals the U.S. leads, followed by Canada and Australia, and its women and millennials leading the charge in the start-up movement.
The second open enrollment period which began over the weekend is the first time small businesses will be enrolling. CNBC's Kate Rogers reports the businesses will face a fine of $2,000 per worker, per year for failing to comply with the Affordable Care Act.
President Obama's Affordable Care Act is going to have a huge impact on small business in 2015. CNBC's Kate Rogers reports on enrollment projections and the potential costs facing small businesses.
CNBC's Kate Rogers speaks to Ben Cohen, co-founder of Ben & Jerry's ice cream, about the budding marijuana business.
Shawn Kingsley and Holly Migliaccio leave successful careers in finance and marketing and open a tiny coffee bar in Oakhurst, NJ. Their company, Rook Coffee Roasters now boasts several locations in the Garden State... and it's still growing.
Gasoline falling below $3.00 could provide a big lift for small businesses heading into the holidays, reports CNBC's Kate Rogers.
CNBC's Josh Lipton speaks to Y Combinator president Sam Altman, about hot trends in Silicon Valley and his investment in Reddit.
Sandwich chain Jimmy John's confirmed it was the victim of a data breach. CNBC's Kate Rogers reports 30 percent of all hack attacks in 2013 hit companies with fewer than 250 employees.
Alibaba founder Jack Ma said the company will be a win for U.S. small businesses. CNBC's Kate Rogers provides perspective.