Small business owner Brian Overstreet is among 2,500 California start-up founders, who are on the hook for some $120 million in retroactive taxes if the Franchise Tax Board has its way.» Read More
Appearing on CNBC, Aereo CEO Chet Kanojia defended its technology after a favorable court ruling allows the start-up to expand service letting consumers watch live TV over the web.
Venture firm First Round Capital has started the Dorm Room Fund, giving college students $500,000 to fund start-ups. Does college matter for entrepreneurs?
In a victory for startup Aereo, a federal appeals court rejected a TV station owners' appeal of an earlier decision, USA Today reports.
The worst managers have a broken understanding of the workplace, company and team dynamics, Inc. reports. Are you making these mistakes?
Financial Web site SumZero provides a place for analysts, hedge funds and private equity firms to share under the radar investment ideas. Divya Narendra, founder & CEO of SumZero, explains.
More entrepreneurs are forecast to buy U.S. franchises. See which sectors are likely to grow more quickly and generate jobs growth.
Inc. explores five key factors to a successful manufacturing strategy, which can include specialty contract manufacturers right here at home.
The battle over a minimum-wage increase has begun, and small employers on both sides have entered the debate.
How companies can stay ahead of the curve, with Ryan Smith, CEO of Qualtrics.
With the release of Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg's "Lean In," Virgin's Richard Branson offers three tips for a more effective workplace, whether you're a startup or more established company.
As legislators consider standardizing the collection of Internet sales tax, the debate on what's fair for online retailers and small businesses is heating up. Chegg's CEO weighs in.
Mark Zuckerberg is reportedly putting his money where his mouth is and forming a political nonprofit to help spark U.S. immigration reform.
From Airtime to Firefly, meet the three UPenn entrepreneurs behind two software startups that are changing how smaller companies do business online.
Cyber security is just as vital for smaller companies as it is for larger ones. Three tips to help smaller employers fend off hackers.
Actor slash entrepreneur Wendell Pierce is opening Sterling Farms, grocery stores with fresh produce in Katrina-struck New Orleans.
A rundown of proposals, from tax deductions to the minimum-wage fight, that would impact small businesses.
Congressional leaders may vote today on a budget amendment which would create a national internet sales tax, reports CNBC's John Harwood.
Extended jobless benefits derail employers' ability to hire, the head of Landry's restaurant chain told CNBC on Wednesday. See what other trends could halt Main Street job growth.
With bank loan competition still tight, more startups and small-business owners are turning to alternative lenders. So what's the downside?
Lord Digby Jones, UK business ambassador, tells CNBC that the removal of a 'tax on jobs' in the budget will benefit 400,000 small business in the UK enormously.