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  • Turning Twitter and Facebook chatter into profits Tuesday, 28 Jan 2014 | 1:27 PM ET
    Twitter

    When it comes to solid returns from social media, small businesses are leaving a lot of money on the table.

  • Shazam CEO's 5 tips for making it big Monday, 27 Jan 2014 | 8:00 AM ET
    Inside the Shazam Entertainment Ltd. headquarters in London.

    Creating an industry is no small feat, but this app launched the music discovery business. The visionary founder shares his successful growth formula.

  • Disrupting traditional travel in 192 countries Thursday, 23 Jan 2014 | 8:12 AM ET
    Disrupting traditional travel in 192 countries

    Brian Chesky, CEO & Co-Founder of AIRbnb, explains how his online rental marketplace for homes and rooms can make travel plans easier, and weighs in on the future of the "sharing economy."

  • Working for yourself? Don't forget retirement Wednesday, 22 Jan 2014 | 8:00 AM ET

    Nearly one-third of the self employed have no retirement plan. The crisis is a call to action: the time to save and build wealth isnow.

  • 'Shark Tank' contestant talks sealing the deal Tuesday, 21 Jan 2014 | 2:52 PM ET
    'Shark Tank' contestant talks sealing the deal

    "Shark Tank" contestant Stephan Aarstol of Tower Paddle Boards, discusses business after being a contestant on "Shark Tank," and what he would have done differently without Mark Cuban's investment.

  • A snapshot of GrooveBook Tuesday, 21 Jan 2014 | 7:44 AM ET
    A snapshot of GrooveBook

    Brian Whiteman, GrooveBook co-founder & CEO, explains how his app allows users to make photo albums from pictures taken on their phone.

  • 'Shark Tank' Tuesday: Struggles of small biz Tuesday, 21 Jan 2014 | 7:06 AM ET
    'Shark Tank' Tuesday: Struggles of small biz

    Kevin O'Leary, CNBC's "Shark Tank" host, provides his thoughts on regulations and the challenges facing small business.

  • Business lessons from rapper 50 Cent's playbook Sunday, 19 Jan 2014 | 11:00 AM ET
    50 Cent

    Serial entrepreneur Curtis Jackson III is building a multi-million dollar empire. He offers tips on how to leverage partnerships and build a brand.

  • Jessica Alba's sustainable venture raising $25M Friday, 17 Jan 2014 | 5:21 PM ET
    Brian Chin and Jessica Alba, The Honest

    The Honest Co.'s expansion plans include moving from an online-only model to physical locations.

  • Holstee: Helping Detroit one frame at a time Friday, 17 Jan 2014 | 1:00 PM ET
    Holstee: Helping Detroit one frame at a time

    Holstee founder Michael Radparvar explains how Kickstarter has helped the Brooklyn start-up partner with organizations in Detroit.

  • Investing in hot tech disruptors Friday, 17 Jan 2014 | 8:45 AM ET
    Investing in hot tech disruptors

    The startup field has gone crazy, says Alan Patricof, Greycroft founder, providing his plays on where he is investing in new technology companies.

  • Five start-ups to watch in 2014 Friday, 17 Jan 2014 | 12:00 AM ET

    Entrepreneurs will be the ones to rebuild this economy, says brand strategist Carol Baker. Here are five start-ups she's watching in 2014.

  • Houzz's new focus on global growth Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 11:20 AM ET
    Houzz's new focus on global growth

    Adi Tatarko, CEO and Co-Founder of Houzz, discusses how her company is transforming the $300 billion home remodeling and design industry. CNBC's Jon Fortt, discuss how the company plans to grow its global business.

  • Small biz in the 'Shark Tank' Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 8:57 AM ET
    Small biz in the 'Shark Tank'

    Kevin O'Leary, CNBC's "Shark Tank" co-host, shares some entrepreneurial advice for the small business owners.

  • Cake company attracts sharks Tuesday, 14 Jan 2014 | 7:53 PM ET
    Cake company attracts sharks

    "Shark Tank" contestant and Daisy Cakes founder and CEO Kim Nelson discusses her reasons for seeking investments in her business.

  • FUBU founder on 'Shark Tank' success Tuesday, 14 Jan 2014 | 2:53 PM ET
    FUBU founder on 'Shark Tank' success

    "Shark Tank's" Daymond John discusses which participants are successful on "Shark Tank," and the current environment for selling some of these successful businesses.

  • Rising stars in social media Tuesday, 14 Jan 2014 | 2:41 PM ET
    Rising stars in social media

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on 3 rising social startups, including "Jelly," which enables users to ask questions to their social network through pictures.

  • Copa Di Vino on 'The Shark Tank Effect' Tuesday, 14 Jan 2014 | 1:53 PM ET
    Copa Di Vino on 'The Shark Tank Effect'

    James Martin's company, Copa Di Vino, specializes in wine by the glass. Martin appears on CNBC's "Power Lunch" to discuss how his business has grown since appearing on "Shark Tank."

  • How a one-person business can break $1 million Tuesday, 14 Jan 2014 | 8:00 AM ET
    Joey Healy is one of an elite group of entrepreneurs who have "scaled up" a business to $1 million in revenue or more without hiring full-time, permanent employees.

    More elite solo entrepreneurs are scaling up and building businesses with $1 million in sales. Here's an insider's look at how they getting rich.

  • Tom+Chee takes a bite out of comfort food Tuesday, 14 Jan 2014 | 6:51 AM ET
    NJ takes a bite out of Tom+Chee

    Corey Ward and Trew Quackenbush, co-founders of Tom+Chee, discuss their success after landing a deal with Barbara Corcoran on CNBC's "Shark Tank," and how reinventing comfort food brought them tasty results.

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