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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?
As candy lovers around the world contribute to a global chocolate deficit, one chocolatier has a simple solution to the brewing crisis.
The start-up Area 1 Security, which was founded by three ex-NSA employees, received an $8 million round of funding on Wednesday.
CNBC's Scott Cohn reports on Ohio's efforts to keep young people in the region, as the state efforts an economic comeback.
America's heartland is undergoing an economic transformation. But can the region, known for its manufacturing past, reinvent itself?
An increase in seasonal workers may boost bottom lines for businesses but also may add risk for shoplifting. Insight, with CNBC's Kate Rogers and Scott Humphrey, Travelers Risk Control.
Erstwhile bond trader Brandon Stanton's "Humans of New York" blog has became a social media sensation around the world.
While the retail spaces are small and temporary, pop-up shops are popular and can rake in big bucks during the key holiday shopping season.
Will Congress give Main Street coal in its stocking this year?, asks Parker Karnan, executive director of the Independent Running Retailers Assoc.
Direct public offerings, or DPOs, are used by small companies looking to tap investor money for growth, but risks can outweigh rewards.
CNBC's Kate Rogers reports on local shops looking for a sales boost on Small Business Saturday.
A report suggests that traffic at the Obamacare market that offers insurance to employees of small businesses is off to a less-than-inspiring start.
Eager to open your own business? CNBC's personal finance correspondent Sharon Epperson offers 5 steps to help you start out strong.
Small-business owners are gearing up for their version of Black Friday, Small Business Saturday.
Workers and merchants in Ferguson wonder whether their businesses can survive the terrible toll — and the fear of possible uprisings to come.
Obama's executive actions on immigration don't focus on a key start-up problem: Few skilled workers. Why innovators are bypassing the U.S.
The marijuana business is big, and is only forecast to grow larger.
With small businesses turning to alternative lenders, some watchers wonder if we're recreating a backdrop that set up the 2008 financial crisis.
CNBC's Kate Rogers reports the Global Entrepreneurship Index reveals the U.S. leads, followed by Canada and Australia, and its women and millennials leading the charge in the start-up movement.