Is Airbnb really worth more than many top hotel chains?
“Home is where one starts from,” said the poet T.S. Eliot, and civic innovation hubs are increasingly of the same mind. Every region in America has enough resources to grow small, ambitious tech startups from scratch. It’s a message that 1776 and the U.S.
Survey from Thumbtack and Bloomberg suggests optimism on the part of small businesses, but a lack of hiring is still a concern.
In conjunction with 1776, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and its Foundation attended a series of roundatables in eight cities to examine the startup economy and civic entrepreneurship.
The formula for helping civic entrepreneurship thrive.
Santa Cruz made history as the place where in 1885 surfing was introduced to the U.S. mainland. Nowadays, it’s also known as the California coastal city where small businesses make big waves.
You're invited! Calling all small business owners across the nation to join the conversation surrounding America's premier small business event. You can join the competition by sharing a picture of your small business on Instagram or Twitter.