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IRS Announcements & Upcoming Events

Posted on May 16, 2018 by Donna McCown in Blog

Free IRS Webinar: Understanding Payment Options https://www.irs.gov/businesses/small-businesses-self-employed/webinars-for-small-businesses This web conference will provide an overview of the following: Direct Pay Online Payment Agreements Cash Payments/IRS-Pay Near…

Capital Available through SBA Export Express Loans

Posted on May 16, 2018 by Donna McCown in Blog

From the SBA Office of International Trade Fast and easy loans for small exporters Small business exporters are taking advantage of the world market and…

What You Need To Know Learn About Cybersecurity In 2018

Posted on April 05, 2018 by Donna McCown in Blog

What You Need To Know Learn About Cybersecurity In 2018 Laurence Bradford, Contributor Mar 30, 2018 7:00 AM You might think of cybersecurity as a specialized, niche…

Never Heard of the SBIR? You Could Be Missing Out On Millions

Posted on April 05, 2018 by Donna McCown in Blog

Never Heard of the SBIR? You Could Be Missing Out On Millions Ben Rashkovich Self-driving cars. GPS. The internet. Infant formula. Google. Radiation-proof glass coating….

SBA National Small Business Week

Posted on April 05, 2018 by Donna McCown in Blog

SBA National Small Business Week Every year since 1963, the President of the United States has issued a proclamation announcing National Small Business Week, which…

bioSyntagma Awarded $200k Phase I NIH SBIR Grant

Posted on April 05, 2018 by Donna McCown in Blog

bioSyntagma Awarded $200k Phase I NIH SBIR Grant to Advance Development of a Next-Generation Single-Cell Biomarker Discovery Platform Phoenix, AZ— bioSyntagma, LLC, a precision medicine…

Peoria Capital Summit

Posted on April 02, 2018 by Donna McCown in Blog

In Spring 2017 the Maricopa Small Business Development Center (SBDC) launched a partnership with the City of Peoria to provide in-depth counseling and specialized training…

Kristin Slice SBDC Update: What is your 2018 sales goal?

Posted on February 28, 2018 by Donna McCown in Blog

This year one of my counseling goals is to continue working with all my clients on your immediate needs to help you grow your business. …

Build Your Small Business Credit: 4 Key Differences That Matter

Posted on February 22, 2018 by Donna McCown in Blog

As individuals we spend years establishing, managing and protecting our good personal credit ratings. With strong personal credit, access to favorable interest rates and terms…

When Buying a Business, Profitability Can Be a Moving Target

Posted on February 21, 2018 by Donna McCown in Blog

by Spire Group, PC It seems simple—too simple, perhaps…You acquire a business because you determine through careful due diligence that it’s profitable, and offers opportunities for…