Welcome to this week’s small business news roundup! This week we’ll discuss whether you’re ready to start your own biz, whether small business owners should fear the fiscal cliff, how to keep your small company culture as your biz grows, and the secret of OKCupid’s success.
First some other great roundups:
- This Week in Small Business: $931 Billion in Cash: The New York Times links to articles on retail sale growth in August, the 50 most powerful women in business, 27 everyday ways to get inspired, how to tell if you’re a micromanager, and much more.
- 3 Things You Should Know About Small Business: September 26: The Street has links to articles on the new workplace pregnancy bill, the B Corp. going global, and what crowdfunding rules mean for small businesses.
And now, the rest!
- 5 Signs You’re Ready to Start Your Own Business: If you’re on the fence about starting a new business, these five signs may help you decide whether now is the time.
- Should Small Business Fear the Fiscal Cliff? (Opinion): Entrepreneur shares this article by Scott Shane discussing looming fiscal-policy changes and why small businesses should be concerned.
- 4 Ways to Keep a Small Company Culture as Your Business Grows: Also from Entrepreneur, this article by Stuart MacDonald discusses four ways to keep small business values while growing.
- OKCupid CEO Shares the Social Media Strategy That Propelled It To The Top Of The Market: Business Insider shares this interview with Sam Yagan, who talks about his business’s blog played a crucial role in its success.
What’s new in your small business world this week?