A Lack Of Minorities In The Technology Sector Could Hurt Ohio’s Regional Economy

A lack of minorities in the local technology sector could threaten Northeast Ohio’s ability to compete in the regional economy. Akron Community Foundation’s Community Investment department recently invited a number of local leaders to the table to discuss a report by Policy Bridge, a Cleveland-based African-American think tank, whose “Fusion of Inclusion” report addresses this … Read more

Creative Thinking & Networking Can Still Help Your Business Grow

Creative thinking and networking has resulted in a Hispanic business grow with the help of HBIF.  Juan and Marcela Anagarita were able to expand their business and they are a true success story. Tampa Bay Business Journal has posted a story that I think you will find very interesting. Hispanic businesses growing with HBIF help … Read more

The Business Plan Is Essential To Finding Financing And The Success Of A Small Business

A recent article from the NY Times reported that under capitalization or the lack of cash is one of the main reasons that most small businesses fail in the first five (5) years so financing should be one of the main considerations the entrepreneur needs to address when entering the business world.  To read that … Read more