Access to Capital, Hispanic Business Owners, Immigrant Business Owners, Latino Business Owners, Relevance of Services, Safety Net and Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship & the American Dream

(reposting from an article published by The Hill on 06/28/2018) Across the United States, Latino entrepreneurship is growing at a faster pace than small businesses owned by non-Hispanics. Yet Latino business owners face significant challenges when looking for capital and a skilled workforce. What are leaders in government and industry doing to bridge this gap?… Continue reading Entrepreneurship & the American Dream

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Hispanic Business Owners, Immigrant Business Owners, Latino Business Owners, Relevance of Services, Safety Net and Entrepreneurship

Expanding Social Insurance Could Boost Entrepreneurship

Could policies that protect against some entrepreneurial risks and economic hazards encourage more people to start companies? According to the Entrepreneurship Policy Digest released in 2016 by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, a more robust safety net could do just that. Researchers found that business ownership increased 16 percent among households that were newly eligible for… Continue reading Expanding Social Insurance Could Boost Entrepreneurship