Small Business Video

  • Wetzel's Pretzels' sweet success story: CEO

    Bill Phelps, Wetzel's Pretzels CEO, discusses the company's road to success and shares his thought on raising the minimum wage.

  • Wetzel's Pretzels' CEO on minimum wage

    Bill Phelps, Wetzel's Pretzels CEO, and the "Squawk Box" crew share their thoughts on the minimum wage debate.

  • MA MInute

    Aihui Ong, Love with Food founder, tells CNBC about how she overcame the challenges of starting a business as a solo founder.

  • Entrepreneurs revitalize Detroit

    CNBC's Kate Rogers looks at the state of small business in Michigan with the Detroit Denim company and why Eric Yelsma, the founder, chose the city.

  • Detroit's small business comeback

    Technology is helping Detroit make a comeback after a historic bankruptcy. CNBC's Kate Rogers explains.

  • Detroit on the comeback trail

    CNBC's Kate Rogers reports the Motor City is making its way back from a historic bankruptcy as recent data from JPMorgan Chase shows small business spending growth is outpacing other major cities.

  • Fighting zombies is big business

    Jane Wells shoots her way through zombies in a post-apocalyptic battle zone with Adventure Combat Ops. The experience is based on the special operations missions made popular in first-person video games and major motion pictures. Adventure Combat Ops has only been open since May 2014 and the business growth has been explosive.

  • Small biz hiring up 0.36% in March: Index

    Marty Mucci, Paychex CEO, breaks down the latest data on small business hiring last month.

  • Co-assets

    CoAssets' COO Lawrence Lim says the crowdfunding firm has successfully financed Singapore SMEs that might have had difficulties in securing a bank loan.

  • The creation of the next viral food, Macaron Donut

    Want to satiate your sweet tooth? World-famous Chef Francois Payard will release his Macaron Donut mash-up to all customers on Macaron Day, March 20.

  • Big game retail bucking the trend

    Jason Hairston, KUIU CEO, talks about how he is growing his hunting apparel and gear company solely through word of mouth and the Internet.

  • Long-term investing profits bad for economy?

    J.W Verret, Mercatus Center, says the government's push for long-term investment profits is bad for the economy and government should make it easier to bet against a company. Kevin O'Leary, Shark Tank, provides his perspective.

  • TaskRabbit pushes consumer expectation

    If you need someone to stand in line for you at the passport office, online chore market place "TaskRabbit" can help you. The app has a new feature - it will confirm within five minutes, reports CNBC's Kate Rogers.

  • Advice for young restaurant entrepreneurs

    The hosts of "Restaurant Startup" give advice to young people hoping to break into the industry.

  • Small biz hiring up 0.10% in Feb: Index

    It's a pretty strong last three months for us, says Martin Mucci, Paychex CEO providing an inside look at small business hiring trends across the U.S.

  • What's the appeal of crowdfunding?

    Eric Partaker, co-CEO & founder of Chilango, explains why the company chose crowdfunding over traditional bank or investment financing.

  • Small biz in focus: Daymond John

    Daymond John, FUBU founder, discusses how the "Shark Tank" has changed the way he thinks about the way the entrepreneur economy operates.

  • This fashion trend for dogs is big business

    When her border collie struggled to see the Frisbee on a sunny day during a game of fetch, Roni Di Lullo decided to invent Doggles, a pair of tinted goggles for dogs. Now nearly 20 years later, Doggles has turned into a $3 million dollar company.

  • The importance of Britain's SMEs

    Xavier Rolet, CEO of the London Stock Exchange, talks about Europe, the U.K. and small and medium sized enterprises.

  • Big victory for the little guy vs. IRS

    CNBC's Kate Rogers follows up on a story about a small business owner who unwittingly had his entire bank account seized by the IRS.