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Senate Votes a 5-Week Extension to Paycheck Protection Program

U.S. Senate Votes a 5-Week Extension to Paycheck Protection Program

Second Wind
7/1/2020

As the month of June ended, the U.S. Senate ...

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SBA/PPP Relief Loans Granted New Terms and Extensions

SBA/PPP Relief Loans Granted New Terms and Extensions

Second Wind
6/5/2020

Of the several emergency relief bills enacted by Congress in ...

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Your Ad Agency Got an SBA Relief Loan - Now What?

Second Wind
5/20/2020

Per our Small Agency Financial Assistance Survey of Second Wind ...

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U.S. House Passes New $484 Billion Relief Bill, PPP Loans Resume April 27

U.S. House Passes New $484 Billion Relief Bill, PPP Loans Resume April 27

Second Wind
4/24/2020

In an extraordinary session where members attempted to practice social ...

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U.S. Senate Passes New SBA COVID-19 Emergency Loan Funding

U.S. Senate Passes New SBA COVID-19 Emergency Loan Funding

Second Wind
4/22/2020

On Tuesday, April 21, the U.S. Senate voted additional ...

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SBA Paycheck Protection Program Update

SBA Paycheck Protection Program Update, April 17, 2020

Second Wind
4/17/2020

On Thursday, April 16, the Small Business Administration announced that ...

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SBA COVID-19 Relief Loan Program Requires Patience

SBA COVID-19 Relief Loan Program Requires Patience

Second Wind
4/13/2020

Small businesses, including many smaller ad agencies, creative studios and ...

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Agency Financial Managers Run a “Hurry-Up Offense”

Vince Dong Recommends Agency Financial Managers Run a “Hurry-Up Offense”

Second Wind
4/13/2020

Second Wind COO Laurie Mikes spoke with our good friend ...

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How To Avert Disaster In Your Agency

Second Wind
8/29/2019

We’ve dispensed plenty of advice over the years about ...

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A Volatile Economy

Blood in the Streets: A Volatile Economy Signals Opportunity

Second Wind
1/8/2019

Nathan Rothschild of the great European banking family is supposed ...

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Five Ways to Weather a Weak Economy

Tony Mikes
8/30/2018

I entered the advertising business in 1965. During my career ...

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The Numbers At A Glance

Second Wind
5/30/2018

As you spend time reviewing your financial statements for the ...

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Do You Have a Cash Reserve in Case of Crisis?

Deborah Budd
1/11/2018

Most of us don’t like to dwell on potential ...

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Watch Yourself…Hard Times Are Just Around The Corner

Second Wind
2/15/2017

Many smaller agencies and design studios tend to forget hard ...

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The Peak of the Frenzy

Tony Mikes
1/12/2016

Our late founder, Tony Mikes, originally wrote this article in ...

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Five Tips for Stability in Any Recession

Second Wind
12/14/2015

It’s all too easy to start running around with ...

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