Business Owners: NLRB’s New Joint-Employer Standard Ensures Corporate Takeover of Main Street

June 17, 2016

WASHINGTON, June 16 — Coalition to Save Local Businesses members Ciara Stockeland, Founder and COO of North Dakota’s MODE, and Lynn Berberich, Owner of BrightStar Healthcare of Baltimore City/County, testified today before the U.S. Senate Committee on Small Business and … Read More...

CSLB Statement on Congressional Plan to Ease U.S. Regulations

June 15, 2016

WASHINGTON, Jun. 14, 2016 – Coalition to Save Local Businesses (CSLB) Executive Director Michael Layman released the following statement on today’s report from House Republicans’ detailing their plans to reform government regulations:

“We are encouraged to see the House Republican … Read More...

CEI: Heavily Scrutinized NLRB Joint Employer Standard Heads to Court

June 13, 2016

by Trey Kovacs June 9, 2016

Most people can pretty easily tell you who their boss is, but the Obama administration has made that a difficult question. In a decision last summer involving the waste management company Browning-Ferris Industries, … Read More...

Forbes: Millennial Franchisee Owners Reimagine Traditional Business Models

June 12, 2016

by Jeff Fromm,  CONTRIBUTOR

Watch out, world. The millennials are taking over.

Today, some of the greatest and most profitable businesses are owned or operated by decision makers younger than 35. Why are these young adults gaining such a … Read More...

Kapenga: State working to protect small businesses

June 9, 2016

By Sen. Chris Kapenga |  GUEST OPINION |  Waukesha Freeman

Wisconsin is fortunate to have a small-business model that is responsible for over 177,000 local jobs and $13.5 billion contributed to our local economy. In every community throughout Wisconsin, we … Read More...