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Rep. Kilroy Hosts Small Business Roundtable

28, 2010

15th District Congresswoman Mary Jo Kilroy Thursday talked job creation with a group of small business leaders at the Columbus Chamber of Commerce. Kilroy, a Democrat, says she wants to ensure that small businesses have the tools they need to be successful. But a spokesman for the Republican Party is skeptical.

Affordable workspace options for small business owners and freelancers in Columbus

12, 2009

With thousands of people losing their jobs, some are looking at other revenue streams like freelancing. But working from home can be a bit of a distraction. Enter collaborative coworking.

NetJets Stays in Columbus

12, 2008

NetJets, the world’s largest private jet company, announced today it will make Columbus the site for a major expansion. Officials say the move will create at least 810 new jobs and build the largest flight safety facility in the world.

Benefit or Burden – Small Business – Big Health Care Bills

Payne's Automotive Service
October 17, 2007

We’ve heard how large corporations and their employees are struggling to pay health insurance bills. Often times, small companies have it worse. The lack a large workforce. They lack negotiating clout. In part three of our series – Benefit or Burden – The Rising Cost of Health Insurance, we tell the small business story.

Columbus hosts language summit

3, 2007

Columbus hosted one of three language summits in the country to address globalization of the economy. Business and civic leaders gathered at COSI Thursday to address language needs in global economies.

Former CIA Director Endorses Ohio Plan for Companies Doing Business with Iran

3, 2007

Former C-I-A Director James Woolsey was in Ohio today to endorse a proposal to force state government pension funds to sell off their stock in companies that do business in Iran. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

Ohio Businesses Prepare for 2 New Laws

13, 2006

Ohio’s businesses are gearing up for two major changes in the next couple of months.

Columbus City Council studies troubles facing small biz

18, 2003

During economic downturns small businesses often struggle to stay afloat and do more with less. Columbus City Council is leading a series of roundtables to find out the needs of small businesses in Columbus.