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FedEx Grant Contest Winner 2017: Sword and Plough

For the past five years FedEx has had thousands of small businesses enter its grant contest and this year being the largest number of entries with a total of 4,600 and over 1.5 million voters.  FedEx awarded the largest amount of money ever before with over $100,000 in funding and $20,500 in grant and business […]

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Small Businesses Honoring Our Fallen Veterans This Memorial Day

It’s Memorial Day and many small businesses around the country are honoring our fallen soldiers on this federal holiday.  For me, it’s a special day to honor my father who served in the Navy in World War II.  The ship in this blog post photo is the one he served on in the Philippines. After […]

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Support for Veteran Owned Small Businesses

For over a decade, really since the events of September 11th, there’s been an overhaul in how our country lives, works and plays.  Everything from how we travel, to what we buy, to how we conduct business has evolved to accommodate the ever-present threat of national and international terrorism.  We may grumble about what we […]

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Getting Business Loans Gets Easier for America’s Veterans

Many Veterans who return home from servicing our country choose to launch their own businesses.  In fact, statistics from the Kaufmann Foundation note 45 percent of returning veterans become business owners. Now the Small Business Administration (SBA) is making it easier for Veterans to get small business loans.  Beginning January 1 through December 31, 2014, […]

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Helping Veterans Find Jobs at Home

November is about much more than turkey.  It’s also a month to honor our veterans past and present.  In addition, President Barrack Obama has proclaimed November 2013 as Military Family Month, giving us a chance to show our gratitude to those men, women and children who keep the home-fires burning for our service men and […]

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National Day of Service and Remembrance: How Your Small Business Can Get Involved

Soon the nation will mark the 12th anniversary of the September 11th attacks with what is now known as a National Day of Service and Remembrance.  With thousands of our service men and women still overseas, it’s a wonderful opportunity to share your company’s success with the country.  And, it’s never too late for your […]

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