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Even if you live in a town with nothing but a Wal-Mart, a start-up called Shoptiques makes it easy to find unique items from boutiques from Brooklyn, to Beverly Hills, even Paris.
Facebook launched a new tool that allows businesses with Facebook pages to fine-tune their marketing message. Here's how you can use page post targeting to help your venture.
Given the skyrocketing cost of post-secondary education; static, underwhelming graduation rates and a dismal job market, some say smart, talented and driven teens are better off diving into the real world without a bachelor's degree.
Eliezer Yudkowsky is an artificial intelligence researcher focused on the singularity. Check out his wide-ranging interview with CNBC.
Find out what Papa John’s chief executive John Schnatter said about President Obama’s health-care law, which has pizza fans angry.
Many companies have climbed aboard the Instagram bandwagon to sell photo-related gifts. Is the new business trend right for you?
Teamwork is as important in business as in sports. Take a cue from Richard Branson, who successfully translates athletic skills into business success.
The rapper apparently is an inspiration to online shopping start-up. How new businesses find inspiration.
When Rupert Murdoch’s media empire reports its fiscal fourth quarter earnings after the bell Wednesday, Wall Street will be just as curious to hear details of its plan to split News Corp in two, as it is to hear the details of the quarter.
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.
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.