Tackling the Coronavirus (COVID-19): Contributing to a Global Effort

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Tackling the Coronavirus (COVID-19): Contributing to a Global Effort Tuesday, March 24, 2020 COVID-19: Joint actions to win the war The coronavirus pandemic is causing large-scale loss of life and severe human suffering. It is a public health crisis without precedent in living memory, which is testing our collective capacity to respond. The pandemic brings […]

ICSB Proposes an Audacious Plan to Save Small Businesses – “If We Continue to Think Small in Terms of Solutions, We Will Be Stuck in Small and Incremental Changes”

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ICSB Proposes an Audacious Plan to Save Small Businesses – “If We Continue to Think Small in Terms of Solutions, We Will Be Stuck in Small and Incremental Changes” Sunday, March 22, 2020 An Audacious Plan to Save Small Businesses – All small businesses below 50 employees become tax-exempt as not-for-profits for 10 years. “The […]

What Is on the Other Side?

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What Is On the Other Side? Tuesday, March 24, 2020 By Dr. Jeffrey Alves, ICSB Editor of JICSB, ICSB and USASBE Past President We are in the throes of a crisis – the Coronavirus pandemic.  Businesses are closed, people are locked-down or in quarantine, shelves are empty, hospitals are overcrowded and over capacity, schools closed, […]

José Andrés says “People Have to Eat,” so His Shuttered Restaurants are now Community Kitchens

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José Andrés says “People Have to Eat,” so his Shuttered Restaurants are now Community Kitchens Sunday, March 22, 2020 By Tim Carman, Washington Post Workers were affixing small black-and-white signs to the stone patio outside Zaytinya on Tuesday morning, each one exactly six feet from the next. The signs indicated where customers for one of […]

We Can’t Travel, but We Can Take Measures to Preserve Jobs in the Tourism Industry

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We Can’t Travel, but We Can Take Measures to Preserve Jobs in the Tourism Industry Saturday, March 21, 2020 by Caroline Freund, World Bank Blogs The tourism industry is at a standstill. Even as policymakers around the world seek ways to mitigate the economic impact of the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic, recovery can’t begin until the […]

Entrepreneurship: Theory and Practice

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Entrepreneurship: Theory and Practice Friday, March, 20, 2020 This new textbook by Professor Francis J. Greene provides a strong bridge between entrepreneurship theory and practice and looks at the entire life cycle of a business, including the often neglected area of business closure. Underpinned by strong academic rigor, the text takes a critical approach, yet […]