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Celebrating 25,000 Employers

We know how crucial it is to make good hires. Talent is transformative; great employees can take a... Read more

Meet Danielle, Co-Founder of Urban Air Market

We sat down with Danielle Cohen, founder of Urban Air Market, for a quick chat on creating her... Read more

10 Minutes with Lila Owens: the Challenges of Owning a Small Business (And How to Solve Them)

Lila Owens, cupcake connoisseur and owner of CupCakin Bakeshop, started her small business from humble beginnings.... Read more

Where to Find Capital to Grow Your Bay Area Small Business

California’s small businesses — with an estimated 1.2 million owned by people of color and 1 million owned by women —... Read more

Women Hold Up Half the Sky

Amy Mostafa, host and producer of Women Hold Up Half the SkyRadio is making a big comeback these days thanks to the... Read more

Townsquared Builds Online Community for Local Businesses

If you've ever needed to get in touch with a neighbor, Nextdoor is the perfect community network to try. I've used it... Read more

Main Street Launch Helps Small Businesses Create Jobs

There’s a certain something about local restaurants that big chains simply cannot hope to match. Maybe it’s the sight... Read more

10 Best Co-Working Spaces in Oakland & Berkeley

With the rise of the flexible workforce, co-working spaces are gaining popularity. No longer is it cool to work a 9-5... Read more