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Facebook stock may be trading down ahead of its first earnings report as a public company, but the company’s market cap is still north of $60 billion, implying expectations of major growth potential.
More businesses are turning to Facebook merchant pages to raise their profile and boost sales. Here's how to effectively use social media for your business.
With the cost of doing business rising, it's a critical moment for U.S. small businesses. A new lobbying group—Small Business Majority—hopes to make an impact. What's most pressing for entrepreneurs?
Zynga plummeted to an all-time low after reporting earnings that fell short of expectations and a much weaker outlook. The news also sent Facebook shares lower.
Whether you're interacting with employees, customers, or investors, communication is key to business success. Some tips for entrepreneurs.
AOL CEO Tim Armstrong talked to CNBC about what’s driving the company's better-than-expected numbers and what lies ahead.
After three years of building up its user base, Foursquare is finally starting to make money — a big step for the service with over 20 million users and over 2 billion “check-ins” to businesses.
Netflix returned to profitability in the second quarter, but the stock dipped by a double digit percent drop after hours. What went wrong?
Small-business Back Alley Waffles has shuttered, and its blaming the e-commerce site. While Groupon defends its deals, the complaint raises questions about cash flow bottlenecks.
Being an entrepreneur or running a small business means taking big leaps of faith. Some strategies for analyzing and reducing your business risk.
Many businesses are passing on tax breaks created for them to hire and expand because of associated costs and hassles. Amid discussion of a pending "fiscal cliff," a look at needed solutions.
Most professionals use the social networking site—but one expert says many make lots of mistakes, INC reports. Here's how to boost your career and business the right way.
As theater chains beef up security, Hollywood has taken measures to be sensitive to the Aurora killings—Warner Bros. and the other studios refrained from reporting box office tallies over the weekend.
With Instagram being acquired by Facebook for a $1 billion, the sky seems to be the limit for startups. So which startup trends are the next big thing?
Bruce Gibney, Founders Fund partner, says TaskRabbit has created a huge number of jobs for Americans.
Theaters, security teams, and police departments are trying to respond to help Americans feel safe in the theaters where they’ve always been able to go for a respite from reality.
TieTry lets men rent ties by mail, similar to how Netflix markets movies. Get details on the tie service.
The second quarter of 2012 marked the single largest period for venture capital dollars invested since the second quarter of 2001, according to new study. See which tech sectors are hot.
A Denver startup is paying workers more to take a holiday. From rock climbing to house cleaning, see what some firms are offering to attract top talent.
Does anybody remember, back in the depths of the recession of 1981-82, how President Ronald Reagan kept his chin up and exhorted American businesses to work hard and produce an economic recovery?
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