Archive: May 25, 2008 - May 31, 2008

Q&A with Register.com CEO Larry Kutscher

Register.com provides domain-name registration, Web design and marketing services primarily for small and medium-sized businesses. Washingtonpost.com's Small Business Blog chatted about Web strategy with CEO Larry Kutscher, who joined the firm in late 2006 after executive positions with Dun and Bradstreet, Goldman Sachs and American Express. Larry Kutscher (Photo courtesy...

By Sharon McLoone | May 30, 2008; 2:22 PM ET | Comments (3)

Preston Confirmation Hearing Wrap-Up

The Senate Banking Committee held its hearing last week on President Bush's nomination of the Small Business Administration chief to be secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development. SBA Administrator Steven Preston was the only witness at the May 22 hearing, which initially had been scheduled for May...

By Sharon McLoone | May 29, 2008; 2:05 PM ET | Comments (0)

SBA Hosts Live Web Chat

The Small Business Administration is hosting a Web chat on how to do business with the federal government. Fay Ott, associate administrator for government contracting and business development, will host the chat today from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Ott will answer questions from chat participants on how small businesses...

By Sharon McLoone | May 29, 2008; 9:00 AM ET | Comments (0)

Jobstick Shifts Gears to Grow

After a few years of growing slowly but comfortably, Jobstick CEO Avi Marcus realized he needed to revamp his business model if he really wanted his company to surge ahead. It's now on the verge of hooking its first big client. The Bethesda, Md.-based firm offers an online job matching...

By Sharon McLoone | May 28, 2008; 1:28 PM ET | Comments (2)

 

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