Interviews

Barbara Weltman
Barbara Weltman joins Jim Blasingame to report on some of the tax issues that are in the new $1.9 trillion plan that you don't know, plus your immediate and upcoming tax filing dates.
Thomas Sullivan
Tom Sullivan joins Jim Blasingame to report on the fact that the Democrat majority in both houses of Congress passed an unprecedented reconciliation bill without a single Republican vote.
Andrew  Schreier
A.J. Schreier joins Jim Blasingame to report on the future expectations for mental health and addiction as we move into the post-pandemic period.
Kita Szpak
Kita Szpak joins Jim Blasingame to discuss the reinvention process that is being thrust upon us as a result of the pandemic, both personally and professionally, including some of the ways to accomplish it.
Kita Szpak
Kita Szpak joins Jim Blasingame to talk about the concept of reinventing yourself as a process being thrust upon us by the pandemic conditions, and why accepting it as a reality is the first step.
Chip Rogers
Chip Rogers joins Jim Blasingame to report on the inclusion of the hospitality industry employees in the first round of vaccine distribution, plus how the industry will fair against upcoming defaults and foreclosures.
Chip Rogers
Chip Rogers joins Jim Blasingame to report on the devastating effect the pandemic shutdowns have had on the hospitality industry, including conventions and conferences.
Pam Danziger
Pam Danziger joins Jim Blasingame to discuss why the post-pandemic retail sector will be heavily influenced by the outdoor living surge that will occur after over a year of lockdowns.
Eva Rosenberg
Eva Rosenberg joins Jim Blasingame to report on the fact that some states will tax the PPP funds that you don’t have to pay federal taxes on, plus her thoughts on International Women’s Day.
Eva Rosenberg
Eva Rosenberg joins Jim Blasingame to reveal some of the tips you need to know in order to reduce your tax bill for 2020, including various pandemic related deductions.

Articles

Jim Blasingame
Just as our Patriot entrepreneur forebears anxiously managed personal and financial risk over 200 years ago, small businesses today are faced with managing a comparable risk. We can’t out-social-di... » More
Holly  Wade
NFIB Director of Research and Policy Analysis Holly Wade reports the Index experienced its largest monthly decline in the survey’s history. » More
Jim Blasingame
The anxiety every small business owner is justified in having right now, betrays an essential entrepreneurial trait: pathological optimism. That's why "surviving is winning” is a fundamental attitu... » More
Jim Blasingame
Jim reveals what’s happening where the rubber-meets-the-road for Main Street businesses, and lays out the steps to take advantage of the financial assistance the government is offering during the p... » More
Jim Blasingame
Last week, Congress passed the CARES Act, which provides for relief to small businesses adversely affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Now, the Fed and the SBA need to offer guidance and ease the ... » More
Jim Blasingame
America's small businesses are experiencing a global challenge with the COVID-19 pandemic and our government's response. Here are some thoughts to help keep it in perspective. » More
Jim Blasingame
As the CEO of your small business, it's your job to prepare for being impacted by the next Black Swan – whether local or global – and develop a contingency plan. Are you ready? » More
Holly  Wade
NFIB Director of Research and Policy Analysis Holly Wade reports the Index started the New Year in the top 10% of all readings in its 46-year history. » More