small business

SF’s street artists received $590 apiece for Super Bowl impacts

San Francisco has doled out $590 apiece to 158 street artists impacted…

 

A golden legacy among gay bars

The one-story hut at Ninth and Harrison streets is small, but it…

 

S.F. small-business workers have it pretty good

Despite all the challenges of operating a small business in San Francisco…

 

We need to celebrate small business

Small businesses are key to the economic health of San Francisco, California…

Small business report past due, but business advocate says mayor making progress

With tech firms seemingly the beneficiary of much of the love coming…

Prop. 30 might not help schools

The San Francisco Examiner has it all wrong (“Support both tax increases…

Small-business boom is dawning in Outer Sunset

Last year, when Luke Bartels and three other independent businessmen were looking…

San Francisco to finally fulfill vow to businesses

Small-business owners know City Hall can be a pain, but it appears…

$1M deposit into San Francisco loan fund delayed

Mayor Ed Lee’s plan to add $1 million into The City’s revolving…

How Obamacare hurts small business

In the past, small businesses have led job growth after a recession.…

Small San Francisco tenants create economic multiplier

Who cares if a small, 10-employee business decides to rent an office…

Elimination of Redevelopment Agencies hurts small business

Redevelopment agencies are on the verge of being eliminated in California, and…

Ross Mirkarimi easing restrictions on mom-and-pop food, video stores

San Francisco officials are increasingly tackling the outdated planning codes that are…

Keeping tabs on vacant business spots

San Francisco economic officials hope to roll out a new technology within…

Supe giving break to smaller businesses

Smaller businesses – microbrewers and wine distributors – might be dodging a…

More on Senate Dems’ vote to let taxes increase

Dave already mentioned this, but here’s some more detail on what happened…

Small business engines are stalled

“I don’t know what to do anymore.” In the 20 years I’ve…

Business leaders feted for seeking silver lining

Even at the height of the economic downturn, some business leaders have…

Stigmatizing renting certainly hasn't helped unemployment

In March, California tied Rhode Island for third highest unemployment, at 12.6…

Small business owner on Obamacare: Don’t hire more people

Samuel Knowlton is the owner of a small New York-based web design…