Small Business Video

  • Equity 'sorely needed' for SMEs: LSE CEO Friday, 29 Nov 2013 | 2:30 AM ET
    Equity 'sorely needed' for SMEs: LSE CEO

    Xavier Rolet, CEO of the London Stock Exchange, says small- and medium-sized businesses need equity capital which can complement bank

  • Opportunity to 'sell Britain' on China trade trip: LSE CEO

    Xavier Rolet, CEO of the London Stock Exchange, says he will be joining U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron on a trade trip to China and sees an opportunity to 'sell Britain' to Chinese businesses.

  • Funding for Lending to focus on SMEs: Carney Thursday, 28 Nov 2013 | 5:35 AM ET
    Funding for Lending to focus on SMEs: Carney

    Mark Carney, governor of the Bank of England, announces that the Funding for Lending scheme is to be "refocused" in 2014 away from mortgages and home loans to support businesses, especially SMEs.

  • How does Not Going To Uni's business model work? Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 7:00 PM ET
    How does Not Going to Uni's business model work?

    Who uses Not Going To Uni, and how do the company generate revenue?

  • Intuit CEO: Have very strong small business sector Friday, 22 Nov 2013 | 11:38 AM ET
    Intuit CEO: Have very strong small business sector

    Intuit president & CEO Brad Smith discusses the scope of his business. "The digital revolution continues, even in tax," he says.

  • Morphsuits: Meet the Company Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 7:00 PM ET
    Morphsuits: Meet the Company

    The founders of Morphsuits explain the idea behind their company.

  • The role of social media in Morphsuits' success Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 7:00 PM ET
    The role of social media in Morphsuits' success

    How did sites like Facebook help to generate a buzz around Morphsuits?

  • Should Morphsuits consider changing their name? Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 7:00 PM ET
    Should Morphsuits consider changing their name?

    Should the founders of Morphsuits change the name of their company to widen its appeal?

  • Crowdfunding for SMEs Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 11:35 AM ET
    Crowdfunding for SMEs

    Nicola Horlick, CEO of Money&Co, says the new crowdfunding platform will see individuals lending money to SMEs and setting the interest rate themselves.

  • 'As Seen on TV' launches crowdfunding platform Monday, 11 Nov 2013 | 10:54 AM ET
    'As Seen on TV' launches crowdfunding platform

    As Seen on TV Chairman Kevin Harrington discusses the new crowdfunding platform. The crowd will participate in the process of choosing the best products to focus on, and the company will take advance orders on some products.

  • Small businesses in the spotlight Monday, 11 Nov 2013 | 6:34 AM ET
    Small businesses in the spotlight

    Software maker Intuit launched a competition to showcase small businesses. "The Apprentice" winner Bill Rancic shares the 4 top small business finalists who will have a chance at winning a fully paid and produced 30-second commercial during the 2014 Super Bowl.

  • Great American hiring spree Friday, 8 Nov 2013 | 1:02 PM ET
    Great American hiring spree

    Despite October's weakened unemployment number, CNBC's Hampton Pearson found a company in Baltimore continuing to add employees.

  • The pros and cons of crowdfunding Wednesday, 23 Oct 2013 | 7:48 PM ET
    Areas for crowdfunding opportunities

    Jason Best, Principal at Crowdfund Capital Advisors discusses how crowdfunding - the funding of a company by selling small amounts of equity to many investors - is going to be the next big thing following micro-finance.

  • Sean 'Diddy' Combs leads a 'Revolt' in music television

    "Revolt represents the truth" says Sean "Diddy" Combs, Revolt TV co-founder and chairman. "Revolt has taken on the responsibility to empower the future of music," he adds. He sees opportunity because no one was taking advantage of music consumption.

  • Spanx's smooth operator Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 8:16 AM ET
    Spanx's smooth operator

    Sara Blakely, Spanx founder & inventor, shares her story of how she founded her multi-billion dollar business.

  • Spanx founder's very embarrassing BBC moment Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 8:28 AM ET
    Spanx founder's very embarrassing BBC moment

    In a live interview on CNBC's "Squawk Box," Sara Blakely recounts a very embarrassing moment during a BBC interview as she was promoting Spanx undergarments for women.

  • Pai Skincare: Meet the company Sunday, 13 Oct 2013 | 7:00 PM ET
    Pai Skincare: Meet the company

    Sarah Brown explains why she decided to set up Pai Skincare.

  • Should Pai Skincare open its own store? Sunday, 13 Oct 2013 | 7:00 PM ET
    Should Pai Skincare open its own store?

    Should Pai Skincare take the plunge and open its own store?

  • Why Pai Skincare makes its own products Sunday, 13 Oct 2013 | 7:00 PM ET
    Why Pai Skincare makes its own products

    Why it's important to Pai Skincare that they manufacture their own products.

  • Exploiting the e-commerce market Sunday, 13 Oct 2013 | 7:00 PM ET
    Exploiting the e-commerce market

    How Pai Skincare can continue to exploit the e-commerce market.