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SBA Launches Affordable Care Act Web Page & Blog

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) today launched a new web page and blog dedicated to educating small business owners about the Affordable Care Act.

Affordable Care Act: Key Small Business Provisions

If you’re a small employer, the following are some of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) provisions that may apply.

How to Setup and Use an RSS Feed Reader

RSS feed readers allow you to have timely, organized, articles delivered to you as they are published. In this post I’m going to show you how to setup and use FeedDemon feed reader to have news articles and content delivered straight to your computer.

Agri Drain Wind Wins Iowa Entrepreneur Award for February

Agri Drain Corporation has played a vital role in helping generations of farmers manage water and reduce erosion; it is why the Adair company has been named the Renew Rural Iowa Entrepreneur Award winner for February.

Iowa Puts Citizenship and Service in Action

Thousands of Iowa residents will join hundreds of thousands of Americans across the country stepping up to serve as volunteers on the annual Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday on January 21. Opportunities for getting involved are posted at

NE Iowa Entrepreneurship is Alive and Well (and so is Rural Iowa)

A couple of us from the UNI Entrepreneurship team traveled to New Hampton last month to meet with Peter Awad and Jason Trout of GoodBlogs of Decorah. Awad and Trout have been on our radar for some time; they are forefront of some dynamite activity in NE Iowa with their tech startup company GoodBlogs.

Look to Seinfeld for Success

I’m a child of the 90’s (though my wife may argue I am still a child). As such, Seinfeld’s show about nothing left a profound impact on my life

How do you grow your business after the excitement of the launch?

Last evening I was reading a book I received as a gift recently, and came across the phrase about love relationships. It said sometimes in the beginning the flame is fast and hot, but as the flame dies down, hopefully it evolves into a deep glow that sustains.

We’re Your Buoy: Sailing the Seas of Small Business Assistance

You’re on a raft in the middle of a fierce ocean. It’s solid, but it’s small, perfectly suited to skim calm waters, but of dubious integrity when faced with the rough and tumble waves of a serious storm. Unfortunately, that storm is coming.

How to grow your business in 2013

In 2013, small business owners will be faced with difficult decisions, specifically ones surrounding health care reform and the Fiscal Cliff resolution, but this is not the time for your business to stagnate.



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