( Peter Morgan )
Capital One banker upbeat on small business

09/10/2014 11:07 AM PDT
Based on what she's seeing among the bank's more than three million small business customers, Capital One's Keri Gohman is upbeat.
Jacquelyn Martin
08/27/2014 11:44 AM PDT - Women still have a hard time getting small business loans. Sen. Maria Cantwell is determined to close the gap.
08/20/2014 06:24 AM PDT - California is one of the most expensive states for businesses to operate, mainly because of high pay and related labor costs, says a new report commissioned by an arm of the state Chamber of Commerce.  
08/15/2014 06:40 PM PDT - Language service business booming on the global stage  
08/07/2014 02:01 PM PDT - When Lagunitas Brewing fills its beer bottles, Northern California's Russian River provides the main ingredient. Lagunitas has become one of the fastest-growing stars of California's booming craft beer scene. But the Russian River is shrinking after three years of punishing drought.  
Richard Drew
08/06/2014 05:02 PM PDT - Investor Barbara Corcoran spoke with The Associated Press about Corcoran Group, which she sold in 2001 for $66 million, and her 'Shark Tank' entrepreneurs.  
07/30/2014 02:22 PM PDT - Work crews shortly around 6 a.m. Wednesday began picking pinot noir grapes along Napa Valley's Silverado Trail, starting the harvest season for the North Coast wine industry.  
Eric Risberg
07/30/2014 12:37 PM PDT - The long-awaited surge in hiring at small businesses appears to be underway.
Seth Wenig
07/23/2014 10:50 AM PDT - Demand for Fair Trade products is rising as people become more aware of how their food and other products are made. That makes the Fair Trade market a growing opportunity for small business owners.  
07/16/2014 10:57 AM PDT - Move Loot, an online marketplace to buy and sell used home goods, will on Wednesday expand to San Jose and the Peninsula, just nine months after the startup launched.