Small businesses fear closure amid COVID-19 pandemic

HR Dive: HR News and Analysis | April 13, 2020

Members of the U.S. small business community say they are highly concerned about the financial impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, but millennial or Gen X business owners are particularly hopeful they will get the help they need to outlive the crisis, according to research released April 3. The MetLife & U.S. Chamber of Commerce Small Business Index includes a survey of about 500 U.S. small business owners conducted between March 25-28 gauging their perception of the economy.  recent One in four small businesses surveyed (24%) have temporarily shut down. Among businesses that are still operating, 40% said they will most likely close temporarily in the next two weeks. The survey found that 43% of small businesses said a permanent shutdown is unavoidable, and almost half (46%) said it will take the U.S


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EBLUXE HAIR | December 20, 2022

The generosity of one small business has warmed the hearts of many. This holiday season EBLUXE HAIR held their first annual "Nominate a Family in Need" campaign and was able to give back over $1,000 to those within their community. The gratitude we received was priceless, This is something we want to continue in the future, and with the support of sponsors and donations we can have an even greater impact next year. owner Tee Johnson. It is such a good feeling to be able to give back," added Johnson's daughter Sierra. "I know there are individuals who are struggling; it is truly liberating to know that we were able to make their holiday better.We commend this small business owner for their generosity and applaud them for having a giving spirit. Their act of kindness is a reminder of what the holidays are all about. EBLUXE HAIR & EBLUXE CARES The mother-daughter duo behind EBLUXE HAIR continues to provide consumers with Hair Extensions that are like no other and are of the highest caliber. Their recently founded non-profit EBLUXE CARES, is a 501c3 whose mission is to empower teens and cancer thrivers (those living with cancer) to rediscover what it means to live, while learning to celebrate and accept oneself completely.

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