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CNBC's Kate Rogers reports the most popular models for franchising in 2015 will be quick service restaurants, followed by retail businesses.
From low lending rates to tax incentives, why 2015 may be a great year to start a business.
FedEx and UPS rate hikes are in effect as fuel prices, a key cost for shippers, are at record lows. So what's driving the changes in shipping costs?
Curious consumers and smokers hoping to kick the cigarette habit are pushing the growth of vaping.
More projects in the Empire State are incorporating solar technology into urban designs.
These cities might just be the next Silicon Valley.
Hourly wage workers in 21 states are welcoming higher pay in the new year. What now for the wage fight in 2015?
Twenty-one states are set to raise the minimum wage this week, reports CNBC's Kate Rogers.
The 2015 wage hikes in 21 states will boost the hourly wage of 2.4 million workers, reports USA Today.
More than 150 start-ups are using Managed by Q to manage their offices, in lieu of a traditional office manager.
As 2014 wraps up, we can all agree on this: It was a wild year for start-ups. CNBC.com looked to see which ones got the most coverage.
Washington state's minimum wage will rise to the highest in the nation on Jan. 1.
Both Oklahoma and Nebraska want to snuff out marijuana in Colorado because it isn't a legal drug as far as the Feds are concerned, reports CNBC's Kate Rogers.
Attorneys general in neighboring states filed a Supreme Court lawsuit attempting to overturn parts of Colorado's historic marijuana law.
While some are praising New York's decision to ban fracking, some business owners who were hoping for a drilling-related boom are disappointed.
The iconic Lincoln Log toy has moved its manufacturing back to the U.S., without hurting its profit margins. Here's a look behind the scenes.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera provides insight to the potential boost to small businesses in Cuba on changed policies with the U.S., as well as the government there.
OnDeck Capital, which makes loans to small businesses, raised the money in another sign alternative lending is going mainstream.
Peter Thiel is considering a multimillion dollar stake in a private equity firm that's investing in the cannabis space, a source said.
Employers report mixed results using the month-old Obamacare marketplace for small businesses called SHOP. Some ask: What's the incentive to enroll?