• With SECURE Act Passage, Options & Flexibility Key to Unlocking Retirement Security for American Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses

    May 22, 2019

    As the U.S. House passes the SECURE Act, also known as the “Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act of 2019,” Keith Hall, President and CEO of the National Association for the Self-Employed (NASE), the nation’s leading advocate and resource for the self-employed and micro-businesses, today warned of a “looming crisis” of retirement security and encouraged the federal government to “streamline and expand retirement savings opportunities” regardless of employment structure.

  • Options & Flexibility Key to Unlocking Retirement Security for American Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses

    May 21, 2019

    As the U.S. House prepares to vote on the SECURE Act, also known as the “Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act of 2019,” Keith Hall, President and CEO the National Association for the Self-Employed (NASE), the nation’s leading advocate and resource for the self-employed and micro-businesses, today warned of a “looming crisis” of retirement security and encouraged the federal government to “streamline and expand retirement savings opportunities”regardless of employment structure.

  • How to Increase Your Company's Visibility

    May 15, 2019

    If you are looking to grow your company, the first thing you should do is figure out how to increase visibility. Company growth is essential if you want to be successful in today's business world, and you can not grow your company without first increasing its visibility. If people don't know that your company exists, then it is impossible for your company to grow. This simple concept often times gets overlooked by new company owners, and as a result, many new companies fail. According to the Small Business Association (SBA), 30% of new companies fail during the first two years opening, while 50% fail during the first five years of being open. In this article, I will discuss three ways in which you can increase your company's visibility so that you can effectively grow your company.

  • NASE Member Survey - Last Chance to Share Your Thoughts!

    May 06, 2019

    As many of you are wrapping your tax filings, we hope you have 2 mins to take this six question snap poll: 2018 Tax Filing- How Did You Do? This very short survey will be used to provide real time information to lawmakers and other stakeholders. We appreciate your response!

  • NASE CEO Keith Hall Joins AARP for Teletown Hall- Register Today!

    May 06, 2019

    With National Small Business Week kicking off, we wanted to share an event that may be of interest to you and your network. Join us next Wednesday, May 8th at 7:00 pm ET for a free teletown-hall event entitled “Want to Be Your Own Boss?” hosted by AARP.

  • Celebrate National Small Business Week

    May 06, 2019

    In recognition of National Small Business Week – a week dedicated to recognizing and honoring the outstanding entrepreneurs and small business owners located across all 50 states and U.S. territories – which runs from Sunday, May 5th through Saturday, May 11th, the National Association for the Self-Employed (NASE), the nation’s leading advocate and resource for the self-employed and micro-business community, “applauded the entrepreneurial spirit of our nation’s small businesses who help strengthen our nation’s economy every day.”

  • NAT SMALL BIZ WEEK: This Week, NASE Applauds the Spirit & Ingenuity of America’s Small Business Community

    May 06, 2019

    In recognition of National Small Business Week – a week dedicated to recognizing and honoring the outstanding entrepreneurs and small business owners located across all 50 states and U.S. territories – which runs from Sunday, May 5th through Saturday, May 11th, the National Association for the Self-Employed (NASE), the nation’s leading advocate and resource for the self-employed and micro-business community, “applauded the entrepreneurial spirit of our nation’s small businesses who help strengthen our nation’s economy every day.”

  • National Association for the Self-Employed Applauds the Spirit and Ingenuity of America’s Small Business Community

    May 01, 2019

    This Sunday, May 5th, marks the start of National Small Business Week, a week dedicated to recognizing and honoring the outstanding entrepreneurs and small business owners located across all 50 states and U.S. territories.

  • Tips for Expanding Your Social Media Presence

    Apr 23, 2019

    So, you’ve started a business and now you have to get the word out. What many business owners are guilty of is assuming that everyone will catch onto their idea, product, or service with ease and it’ll just go “viral.” The problem is this normally is not the case. The concept of virality is for another day ­­­— for now, let’s focus on the main topic at hand — how do you expand in building your business from the ground up?

  • Synergistic Self-Employment

    Apr 23, 2019

    Marilyn Green is the President & CEO of JFY Consulting, Inc. that is headquartered in Belleville, Illinois and has satellite offices in Charlotte, North Carolina and Atlanta, Georgia. JFY Consulting, Inc. offers Strategic Process Planning; Grant Mining, Coaching/Reviewing; Leadership Development Workshops; Business Development and IT Strategic Solutions. When working with JFY, you will get a synergistic think tank that combines the knowledge, experience and wisdom of baby boomers and the creative, tech-savvy connectivity of millennials.