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The number of small businesses—and the jobs they create—are often used as a measuring stick for the U.S. economy. But small businesses may offer another economic view by how many are bought and sold.
Many small businesses will get checks from their health-insurance providers, thanks to the health-care overhaul that became law in 2010. Here's what businesses need to know.
Disney CEO Bob Iger told CNBC that people are still flocking to parks and spending more money there despite the tight economy. He said the entertainment giant also sees "room to increase pricing" further.
Here's a way to bring back some of the good ol' days of picnicking in parks before water restrictions forced officials to turn off the sprinklers. Buy yourself some grass-lined flip-flops.
Amid a weak economic recovery, entrepreneurs are struggling to gain traction. Some brand advice for small-business owners.
Discussing whether it is a mistake for Microsoft to get into the tablet business, with Todd Haselton, TechnoBuffalo, and Jay Yarow, Business Insider.
Once a nationally ranked tennis player, Elliott Bisnow is now the founder of The Summit Series and Bisnow Media. See his interview with CNBC.
See how the FUBU founder built his fashion brand from a few hats.
While the fundraising success of video game project Ouya is unique, entrepreneurs can learn from their success. Some how-to tips for a successful crowd-funded campaign.
On the heels of 'The Avengers' massive performance and the successful launch of Cars Land at its California theme park, Disney is expected to report stronger results across its segments on Tuesday after the bell.
Taking a cue from the fashion industry, mobile retailers are popping up across the U.S. Is the business trend right for you?
The economy is getting a little bit better, but not a whole lot better. As a result, small business owners believe there is no compelling need to expand right now.
SecondMarket, the leading platform for trading private company shares, seems to be benefiting from growing distrust in the public markets — despite losing its most popular company, Facebook, to the public market.
SecondMarket helped investors get their hands on high-flying startups before they went public. But now that Facebook is public, SecondMarket is trying to prove it's still relevant, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
The CEO of LinkedIn said in an interview with CNBC that the company's model and global reach set it apart from other social networks and that's why the company's shares have more than doubled since its IPO in May 2011.
Mitch Marrow, The Spot Experience founder & CEO, weighs in on how health care costs are affecting small businesses now.
CBS announced a record earnings of 65 cents, six cents better than expected.
Food truck entrepreneurs are parlaying their experience in the food industry and opening brick-and-mortar restaurants. Is the trend right for you?
Investors are disappointed by the company's slowing growth, and left its earnings call hungry for guidance on what Facebook’s is aiming for with its growing investments, and when it will return to accelerating growth.
LinkedIn reports after the bell Thursday, and with the stock up 51 percent year-to-date, but down nearly 7 percent on Wednesday, investors are wondering if it will remain a rare success story in the volatile Internet space.