Did you know that more than half of Americans either own or work for a small business? Did you know that small businesses create about two out of three new jobs in the U.S. each year?

Small businesses truly are the lifeblood of communities throughout the U.S. and Durham is no different.  Entrepreneurship runs in our veins.  It’s our history.  It’s the reason why Durham is Durham. That’s why this month, which is National Small Business Month, is so special. We celebrate the accomplishments and achievements of  entrepreneurs, small business owners and small business advocates.

This month, our blog will feature guest articles by small businesses for small businesses.