Small Business, Big Target: Crime Infographic

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At first glance, it may seem counter-intuitive for criminals to target small businesses over large businesses. Why would a thief go after a company with fewer assets? While the allure of large sums cash may be temping for many criminals, it is usually the case that larger companies can afford to take greater precautions to […]

SBA Webinar Series Sold Out!

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We’re pleased to announce that we have partnered with the SBA to host a two-part webinar series: 5 Steps to Building Business Credit (today!) and Access to Capital: Preparing to Meet Your Lender. Tickets are sold out, but you don’t have to miss out on the opportunity to learn how to build business credit and prepare for a business loan. A […]

Encore Careers in April

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  Despite popular belief, retirement may not just mean moving to Florida to drink sweet tea, play golf, and write cards to loved ones. According to a Global Entrepreneurship Monitor report, 18% of those involved in early-stage entrepreneurship are over 55 and 7.9% are over 65. One in four individuals between the ages 44 and 77 are interested in […]

5 Steps to Building Business Credit – SBA Webinar

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Dun & Bradstreet Credibility Corp is proud to partner up with the SBA to bring you the first part of the SBA Webinar Series, 5 Steps to Building Business Credit. On Tuesday, April 22, our Director of Sales Partnerships, Amber Colley will present the webinar. Colley is a business credit veteran with over 20 years of experience in the field. Attendees […]

Jeff Stibel on Brain Breaks

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Maybe there is a breed of superhuman out there who doesn’t encounter this problem, but when I’m working on a project at work, even an exciting one I like, somewhere around the hour-and-a-half mark, I start finding myself staring off into space, unable to concentrate anymore.  Our CEO Jeff Stibel explains why in his article […]

Handling the Heartbleed Bug

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On April 7, it was announced that a new flaw in the internet’s security systems had made itself known.  The bug is called the Heartbleed Bug and, without getting too technical, it has the potential to affect a lot of people by making their private information–passwords, emails, IMs– vulnerable.  Digital safety is really important to us here […]

SBA National Small Business Week Announced

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More than 50 percent of Americans either own or work for a small business, and they create about two out of every three new jobs in the U.S. each year. These statistics remind us how important small businesses are in America, as well as the importance of celebrating our grassroots heritage. From May 12th to […]

Small Business in Chicago – The Annual Exchange Tradeshow

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Here at Dun & Bradstreet Credibility Corp., we pride ourselves in helping small businesses find success. Amber Colley, our Director of Sales Partnerships, will be doing just that when she speaks at the ChicagoLand Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Exchange Tradeshow in the Windy City on April 2, 2014. This trade show is the largest networking opportunity for […]

Courageous Corporate Cultures Succeed

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Think about your top three fears…. Now think about how often these fears actually become realities. If you’re anything like me, you may fear things like failure or looking foolish in front of your peers or boss rather than being afraid of starving or being attacked by a wild animal like our hunter-gatherer predecessors. Unlike our ancestors, […]

Maria Contreras-Sweet Confirmed as Administrator of SBA

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I was so excited in January when Maria Contreras-Sweet was nominated to lead the Small Business Administration and become a part of President Obama’s cabinet, but we still had a bit of waiting to do to see if she would be confirmed for the position.  Finally, I can stop waiting: on March 27, it was announced […]

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