SBA Makes Changes to its Surety Bond Program

— A final rule changes the Surety Bond Guarantee Program   WASHINGTON – The U.S. Small Business Administration has noted two important changes to its Surety Bond Guarantee (SBG) Program that will increase contract opportunities for small contractors, supporting them to grow their business operations.  The changes will become effective on September 20, 2017. The…

Welcome to Global Startup Weekend (GSW)

Columbia, South Carolina is taking part in Global Startup Weekend (GSW) along with nearly 200 other Startup Weekends happening around the world. Each year in celebration of Global Entrepreneurship Week, Columbia organizations get together to host Global Startup Weekend (GSW). Other organizers around the world also come together to host Startup Weekends on two weekends; Nov.…