Small Business Lending in the United States, 2016 | The U.S. Small Business Administration | SBA.gov
Small Business Lending in the United States, 2016 examines bank lending of $1 million or less for commercial purposes. The report covers national small business lending trends. The accompanying data tables list the top lenders providing small business loans in each state. Small business stakeholders can use the data tables to research the small business lending of banks in their states. The Data Description appendix describes the tables in detail.
One definition of startups (think unicorn and beyond) based on anticipated revenues ($100MM), employees (more than 500), and valuation of $2.5B or greater. Compares to 2014 standard.
Missouri has a new law defining ‘meat.’ That’s just the latest round in the battles over your food. – The Washington Post
Talks about efforts of big meat producers to get protection through legislation, against a lot of smaller businesses. Classic case of disruption and backlash.
Excellent list of resources for college-age entrepreneurs. Includes demographic groups, software, and decision-trees.
How Bradley Tusk Went from Political Insider to ‘Making Politicians Crazy’ – The Wall Street Journal.
Author of The Fixer, talking about how startups can take on government, aka uber.