Tag Archives: Small Business

Understanding the Importance of Family Businesses

According to research conducted by the Cox Family Enterprise Center, 80 percent of the world’s businesses are family-owned, and 60 percent in the U.S. In fact, in this country, family-run businesses account for more than half of the gross domestic product. Perhaps neither of the first two statistics are surprising. But, consider that nearly 35 … Continue Reading

Small Business Advocacy Council launches new blog

There’s a new blog out there, and it’s one uniquely focused on small business and business owners. It’s sponsored by the Small Business Advocacy Council (SBAC). Here’s our mission statement: The Small Business Advocacy Council (SBAC) was established to give small business owners, their employees and those with whom they conduct business a voice in … Continue Reading