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Mar 05, 2019, 10:20 ET JinJa Birkenbeuel Named to NSBA Leadership Council

JinJa Birkenbeuel, Chief Executive Officer, Birk Creative, and founder, The Honest Field Guide Podcast, Chicago was recently named to the National...


Sep 26, 2018, 07:00 ET New Survey on Politics of Small Business

The National Small Business Association (NSBA) today released its 2018 Politics of Small Business Survey which showed that, despite very high levels...


Jun 11, 2018, 12:30 ET NSBA Names Larry Nannis Advocate of the Year

NSBA today named Larry Nannis, Lawrence S. Nannis Consultant to Entrepreneurs of Framingham, Mass., the 2018 Lew Shattuck Small Business Advocate of...


Apr 12, 2018, 07:44 ET New Survey on Taxes: Complexity Expected to Increase

The National Small Business Association (NSBA) today released its 2018 Small Business Taxation Survey which shows administrative burden continues to...


Feb 12, 2018, 11:37 ET New Economic & Workforce Report: Small Business Climate Vastly Improved

The National Small Business Association (NSBA) and ZipRecruiter today released the NSBA 2017 Year-End Economic Report, which shows decade-highs in...


Sep 12, 2017, 00:01 ET New Survey: Small Businesses Confident Despite Little Growth in Hiring

The National Small Business Association (NSBA) today released its 2017 Mid-Year Economic Report where the small-business outlook on the overall...


Apr 12, 2017, 07:53 ET Survey: Tax Reform a Major Concern for Small Business

The National Small Business Association (NSBA) today released the 2017 Small Business Taxation Survey which quantifies the federal tax burden on...


Feb 17, 2017, 07:00 ET New Survey: Small Business Outlook Significantly Improved

The National Small Business Association (NSBA) today released its 2016 Year-End Economic Report which shows a small-business community with a vastly...


Jan 17, 2017, 23:01 ET New Survey: Regulations a Major Issue for Small Business

The National Small Business Association (NSBA) today released the 2017 Small Business Regulations Survey which shows the massive impact regulations...


Sep 07, 2016, 06:30 ET New Survey: Small Business Has Mixed Economic Outlook

The National Small Business Association (NSBA) today released its 2016 Mid-Year Economic Report which shows a small-business community with ongoing...


Jun 29, 2016, 11:09 ET New Survey Shows Small Businesses Don't Vote Along Party Lines

The National Small Business Association (NSBA) today released the 2016 Politics of Small Business Survey which provides detailed insight on the...


May 04, 2016, 12:01 ET NSBA Releases Small-Business Exporting Survey

The National Small Business Association (NSBA) and its international trade arm the Small Business Exporters Association, in partnership with...


Mar 22, 2016, 01:43 ET House Moves on Pro-Small-Business Innovation Legislation

The National Small Business Association (NSBA) would like to thank the House Committee on Small Business for their stewardship of legislation to...


Feb 10, 2016, 12:01 ET Small-Business Economic Outlook Dims Despite Improved Access to Capital

The National Small Business Association (NSBA) today released its 2015 Year-End Economic Report which shows mixed results among small business....


Dec 16, 2015, 02:29 ET Tax Extenders Package a Major Win for Small Business

The National Small Business Association (NSBA) applauds Senate and House tax negotiators for their work in offering a historic tax extenders...


Nov 11, 2015, 12:01 ET NSBA Survey: Health Care Costs a Major Problem for Small Business

The National Small Business Association (NSBA) today released the 2015 Small Business Health Care Survey which shows businesses continue to face huge ...


Oct 28, 2015, 09:13 ET NSBA, SBEA Applaud House Passage of Ex-Im Reauthorization

The National Small Business Association (NSBA) and its international arm, the Small Business Exporters Association (SBEA) applaud passage in the...


Jul 29, 2015, 12:01 ET NSBA Economic Report: Small-Business Outlook Dims

The National Small Business Association (NSBA) today released its 2015 Mid-Year Economic Report which shows a small-business community with a less...


Jun 01, 2015, 01:00 ET Michigan's Gary Kushner Given Top Small Business Honor by NSBA

The National Small Business Association (NSBA) today honored Gary Kushner president and CEO of Kushner & Company in Portage, Mich. as the 2015 Lewis...


May 13, 2015, 03:12 ET NSBA Announces Finalists for Advocate of the Year Award

NSBA today announced the finalists for the 2015 Lewis Shattuck Small Business Advocate of the Year Award. The award winner will be announced during...


Apr 22, 2015, 12:55 ET NSBA President: Cybersecurity a Major Issue for Small Firms

National Small Business Association President and CEO Todd McCracken testified today before the House Committee on Small Business highlighting the...


Apr 08, 2015, 12:01 ET Taxes Continue to Hamper Small-Business Growth

The National Small Business Association (NSBA) today released the 2015 Small Business Taxation Survey which shows growing administrative burdens...


Mar 24, 2015, 12:38 ET NSBA Seeking Involved Small-Business Owners for Award

The National Small Business Association is currently seeking active and involved small-business owners for the 2015 Lewis A. Shattuck Small Business...


Feb 26, 2015, 11:18 ET Small Business Priorities: Corporate Tax Reform Must Include Small Business

The National Small Business Association (NSBA) has unveiled its Top 10 Priorities for the 114th Congress, a result of last week's Small Business...


Feb 19, 2015, 12:00 ET NSBA Economic Report: Small-Business Outlook Vastly Improved

The National Small Business Association (NSBA) today released the 2014 Year-End Economic Report which shows a small-business community with a more...