NFIB Small Business Playbook

Whether it’s managing taxes, regulations or labor laws, small businesses rarely get a level playing field. But NFIB’s Small Business Playbook gives you a clear gameplan to grow your business, from the legislation we’re tackling on your behalf to advice that you can implement at your business today. Browse the articles below or flip through the digital version of the magazine. is the most up-to-the-minute resource for our members. You’ll find essential small business news and information updated every day, helpful tools and tips for running your business, and your lawmakers’ small business voting records. NFIB members can even vote the federal and state Member Ballots online at Visit often to be well informed on the small-business news you need to run your business!

NFIB Small Business Playbook Email

NFIB’s Playbook email delivers important small business news and tips to your inbox twice a month. This publication is available for members and all other small business owners.

Member Ballot

NFIB’s Member Ballot, sent to you three times a year, polls all NFIB members about small-business issues expected to come before Congress. NFIB state offices also send ballots to all members. NFIB bases its state and federal public-policy positions on this direct information from entrepreneurs like you. Vote your NFIB Member Ballot

How Congress Voted

This report shows you how your members of Congress voted on key small business issues at mid-term and at the end of each congressional session. Lawmakers who vote with NFIB 70 percent or more of the time receive NFIB’s Guardian of Small Business award.