NEW YORK (1/20/11)--Newtek Business Services, The Small Business Authority, has rolled out a new website. The goal of The Small Business Authority branding strategy is to establish its website as the online destination spot for small businesses. According to Newtek, a CUNA Strategic Services provider, the 27 million small businesses nationwide represent 51% of non-farm gross domestic product and 99.7% of all employer firms. Features of thesba.com that impact small-business owners include:
* A free monthly newsletter for independent small business owners; * The SB Authority Small Business Index; * The SB Authority Market Sentiment Survey; * News reports and updates about the economy for the small business owner; * SB authority informational videos; and * Information on acquiring products and services for independent business owners.
The new website includes small business news, monthly economic measurements, monthly owners’ market sentiment measurements, monthly SB University tips for business owners, cost savings and discounts on small business products and services, and news out of Washington, D.C., or state governments affecting business owners. “The Small Business Authority, through its new website, will be supporting the business community with a forum to learn, educate, and exchange ideas with other business owners by providing blogging space for independent business owners and writers,” said Barry Sloane, CEO and chairman of Newtek Business Services. “The sharing of information, ideas, and thoughts amongst members of this community is invaluable to those interested in studying and learning the dynamics of what is occurring to business owners across America.”