Small Business Week: Miami-Dade Launches ‘Strive 305’ Initiative To Empower Local Biz OwnersAs Small Business Week continues across South Florida, Miami-Dade Mayor Daniella Levine Cava met with leaders to unveil a brand new program designed to support and empower local business owners.
Pivoting In Pandemic: Miami Maintenance Co. Credits FIU's Small Business Development Center For Helping Them SurviveAmer-Plus Janitorial Maintenance started out as a mom-and-pop business. Over the years it has grown into a full functioning operation but it was almost derailed by the pandemic.
Customer Loyalty During The Pandemic Helped Some Mom & Pop Businesses SurviveThe coronavirus pandemic has been a tough go for small businesses. While some have failed, a surprising number have made it through.
Survey Finds 3 In 10 Small Businesses Believe They Won’t Survive Without More Federal AssistanceThree in 10 small businesses say they won't survive without more federal assistance, according to a survey from the Federal Reserve Bank. Community members are going to great lengths to keep their favorite establishments open for business.
Coral Springs Dry Cleaner Rehires Most Employees After Receiving PPP FundingWhen we visited Aldo’s Cleaners in Coral Springs three weeks ago the clothes hung quietly and the presses sat unmanned. When we returned on Wednesday, we saw a much different story.
Coronavirus Update: Miami Business Owners Praise City’s $1 Million Program Of Loans & GrantsKim Coe says she is facing her biggest challenge ever in keeping her business open during this economic crisis that’s tied to the coronavirus.
COVID-19 Success Stories: 2 Small Business Owners Paying Good Fortunes ForwardLike many other small business owners, Andrew Gonzalez and Margo Wolfe had major concerns when everything was ordered to shut down.
Re-Open Florida Task Force Wants More Focus On Helping Small BusinessesMembers of a task force created by Gov. Ron DeSantis want more specifics about what hair salons, restaurants and other small businesses must do to reopen after being shut down because of the coronavirus.
Coral Springs Small Business Owner Shut Out Of Federal, State COVID-19 Loan ProgramsAldo Cataldo owns Aldo’s Cleaners in Coral Springs. He’s struggling because of the coronavirus crisis.
Coronavirus Update: 3/4 Of All Florida Small Businesses Negatively Impacted, Survey SaysIn what the organization described as a “dramatic escalation,” 76 percent of small businesses have been negatively impacted by the novel coronavirus, according to survey results released Monday by the National Federation of Independent Business.
Coronavirus Really Hurting Close-Contact Business Like Barbershops & Nail SalonsWith social distancing being drilled into citizens during the coronavirus outbreak, small businesses that rely on close contact are trying to find ways to stay open.
Small Business Scams On The RiseThe Better Business Bureau is warning small businesses that scams are on the rise.
New Fund Could Spark Small Business Boom In Opa-lockaThey're serving up small business dreams in Opa-locka.
Memorial Day Weekend Is Design Time At The Fort Lauderdale Home ShowThe Home Design and Remodeling Show connects South Florida homeowners with hundreds of home improvement businesses and experts.
Get Out & Vote: Big Business, Small Business Urging EmployeesElection Day will be a paid holiday for thousands of workers across the U.S. this year.