This week is National Small Business Week and the theme is “SBA: Dream Big, Start Small.” Did you know more than half of Americans work for or own a small business! And small businesses create 2 out of every 3 new jobs. The head of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet has coordinated small business events in Miami, Los Angeles, San Antonio, New York City and culminating in Washington, D.C. where national winners will be recognized and awarded. Additionally, recognition events throughout SBA’s 10 Regions and 68 Districts will be held throughout the months of May and June.
Referential is a small business, have your own big dreams for your small business? SBA resource partners like SCORE, Small Business Development Centers (SBDC) and Women’s Business Centers (WBC) can provide assistance to help entrepreneurs realize the dream of business ownership.