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When CBS News spoke to Morgan in June, she had successfully made her electronic repair operation mobile and was making more money and seeing more clients doing home repairs than during her time in the mall. But she was also incurring more travel expenses because she was driving to multiple cities to perform repairs. … [Read more...] about Black North Carolina small business owners find financial stability amid pandemic before Election Day
According to Director of the provincial Department of Planning and Investment Tran Van Hung, to provide effective support for businesses Quang Ninh has fostered public administrative reform and established multiple channels for dialogue between local administrations and companies. It has also prioritised allocating funding to the development of technical and social infrastructure, Hung said. … [Read more...] about VIETNAM’S BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES SEPTEMBER 8
Dealing with cyberattacksIn a recent study by Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG), commissioned by Sharp Electronics Corporation, nearly half of North American SMBs surveyed indicated they had multiple security incidents (an average of three) over the last year. The factors contributing to these incidents can vary, including end-user human error and a lack of cybersecurity training and organizational understanding of cybersecurity risk. However, having a smaller IT team that is unable to keep up with workloads was found to be a major issue. Among SMBs surveyed, 85% said they have, at most, one dedicated security professional on their team, while a third said they have no employees on staff at all focused on cybersecurity. It is clear that SMBs need to find other ways to afford themselves greater protection from cyber threats. … [Read more...] about Cyberattacks: where can small businesses turn to for help?
From this point, the good news is growth percentages will be solid in terms of percentages and in real terms as well. Consumer spending will continue, but with no new federal support, spending will slow. Consumers sentiment is not heavily supportive. Housing is on a roll and will continue its current performance. Service sector indicators indicate slower gains because the rush to “open up” has been blunted by the Covid-19 resurgence. More small businesses opening up larger states will cause these numbers to improve. … [Read more...] about Confidence Among Small Business Owners Unexpectedly Jumps to Better Than Usual