small businesses

  • Ignored no more

    At this stage of the COVID-19 pandemic, which is putting the public health system and the United States economy in check, no one doubts the significant contributions that the community of essential Latino workers has made throughout this tragic year. In hospitals, farm fields, meatpacking companies, the hospitality industry,...
  • Ignorados no más

    A estas alturas de la pandemia del COVID-19, que está poniendo en jaque al sistema de salud pública y a la economía de los Estados Unidos, nadie pone en duda las contribuciones significativas que la comunidad de trabajadores esenciales de origen latino ha hecho a lo largo de este...
  • Small Businesses Remain Resilient Amid Pandemic

    Amid the historic coronavirus pandemic, businesses are adapting by making major changes to their operations, including increased use of technology, according to the latest PNC semi-annual survey of small and mid-size business owners and executives, which concluded Sept. 8. Eight in 10 business owners reported that they have made...
  • Micro-enterprises affected by COVID-19 battle to have access to the second round of federal government loans

    Jenny Manrique Special to El Observador In just five days, Sumita Batra, CEO of Ziba Beauty, went from planning the opening of her 14th beauty salon in Southern California to laying off her whole team of more than 100 employees so they could apply for unemployment benefits. “For me...
  • Microempresas afectadas por COVID-19 batallan por acceder a segunda ronda de préstamos del gobierno federal

    Jenny Manrique Especial para El Observador En solo cinco días, Sumita Batra, directora ejecutiva de Ziba Beauty, pasó de planear la apertura de su salón de belleza número 14 en el sur de California, a despedir a todo su equipo de más de 100 empleados para que pudieran aplicar...

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