"NFIB" Posts

Small Businesses Challenged By PPP Loan Terms, NFIB Study Finds

Most small businesses with SBA PPP (paycheck protection program) funding remain confused about meeting its terms and conditions, NFIB survey finds.

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5 Channel Partner Updates: Wednesday 13 June 2018

Today’s channel partner news involves Cisco Systems, CompuCom, Datadog, DefendX, Dell Technologies, NFIB small business optimism index, Office Depot, Pivotal Software earnings, Qualcomm, Riverbed, Rubrik & more.

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5 Channel Partner Updates: Thursday 15 March 2018

Channel partner news updates involving Autotask, Barkly, Compuquip Cybersecurity, ConnectWise, Datto, Ensono, Mitel, NFIB, Park Place Technologies, Patch Management, ScanSource, StorageCraft, Westcon-Comstor, Wipro & more.

New Overtime Pay, Compensation Law: Delayed or Dead?

A judge has temporarily blocked a new overtime law from the Department of Labor. The preliminary injunction has implications for SMB owners & employees.

New Overtime Salary Rule: NFIB Backs Six-Month Delay

A House of Representatives Bill, backed by the National Federation of Independent Business, aims to give SMBs more time to prep for new overtime rules

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5 Channel Partner Updates: 18 August 2016

Updates involving The ASCII Group, Lenovo, Intel, EMC, Verizon Business, Microsoft Azure, CloudJumper, ComputerSupport, NOC, collab9, FedRAMP, NFIB & more.

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Selling SMB Customers on Tech Tax Write-Off: Section 179

Savvy IT service providers like Puryear promote the Section 179 tax code update to sell or lease more hardware, software & technology solutions.

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Tax Code Update Could Boost Small Business Technology Spending

How can MSPs and VARs convince small businesses to invest more in technology? One key answer could involve a tax code update called Permanent Expensing.

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5 Channel Observations: 14 Oct 2015

Today’s channel partner update involves new password management tools; will Dell keep selling PCs?; IT budgets in banks; the age of cloud APIs; and more.