Small business en Talking about starting a small business in Greater Cincinnati <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The entrepreneurial spirit is alive and well in Greater Cincinnati. Our region's economic climate and support networks are becoming more favorable each year to those looking to take the chance and start their own business. But it's still a risky proposition, and no one should start a company without doing their homework. Wed, 18 Jun 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Mark Heyne 28064 at Talking about starting a small business in Greater Cincinnati Bad Girl Ventures Class Winner <p><a href="" target="_blank">&nbsp;&nbsp;</a></p><p><a href="" target="_blank">Bad Girl Ventures</a></p><p><a href="" target="_blank">&nbsp;</a></p> Sun, 26 Jan 2014 12:30:00 +0000 Jay Hanselman 22286 at Bad Girl Ventures Class Winner Gov. Kasich: Future bright for Ohio <p>East-Side Chambers of Commerce are praising Ohio's efforts in making the state a more business friendly place.</p><p align="LEFT">Matt Van Sant, President of the Clermont County Chamber, says he's in the economic development business, creating jobs and stimulating the private sector to invest. He was happy to hear Governor Kasich's message that lower taxes seem to be turning what used to be a bad business climate around.</p> Thu, 18 Jul 2013 21:52:39 +0000 Ann Thompson 15122 at Gov. Kasich: Future bright for Ohio Cincinnati proposal to help small businesses <p>The City of Cincinnati is giving $400,000 to a program that will help small businesses get loans they need to operate or expand.</p><p>The funding is going to an organization called SoMoLend. Founder and CEO Candace Klein said it’s a web-based platform.</p><p>"SoMoLend connects business borrowers seeking ways to fund their businesses with investors looking to make a return on investment," Klein said in a press release.</p><p>City economic development officials say SoMoLend is another item in the city’s tool box to help small business and create jobs in the city.</p> Wed, 05 Dec 2012 18:59:48 +0000 Jay Hanselman 6785 at