A new survey ranks the Riverside-San Bernardino metro area in California as the No. 1 place to start a business, outpacing Silicon Valley.» Read More
The Brewing the American Dream program, the brainchild of Samuel Adams founder Jim Koch, began four years ago as a way to help New England area start ups access financing. It's rolling out nationally this week, with an additional $1 million in lending capital from microfinance lender and partner Accion.
In an effort to crackdown on counterfeiting the department of homeland security has been raiding flea markets and confiscating counterfeit goods.
Although they all had a background working in Michelin-starred restaurants, what Erik Oberholtzer, Matt Lyman and David Dressler really craved was “farmer’s market food at a price we could afford,” says Oberholtzer.
Ruper Murdoch's favoritism with his son, James Murdoch, has left employees and investors disenchanted.
You already spend all waking hours with your staff. Moving in together—if you can handle it—could save you serious cash.
As technology and the work force evolve, offices are becoming less of a necessity, and employees are no longer confined to work in one defined space. Sometimes, that's a problem.
Equitable Origin is a start up that is trying to change the way oil and natural gas drilling occurs so that it is safer and cleaner, and there is accountability in the event of a disaster.
Bethel Bakery turns a Mitt Romney Gaffe into a selling point for their cookies.
The sell off of EMI records will have a huge imapct on artists, consumers, and music industry employees.
A new report reveals exactly how much it costs a community in dollars and cents when Walmart comes to town.
Things may be looking up for the Class of 2012. A Harris Interactive poll for CareerBuilder shows that employers plan to hire recent college graduates this year.
Saturday, April 21, marked the fifth annual Record Store Day, a celebration of music and record store culture, as well as independent businesses.
To understand the challenges small businesses face in financing their businesses, it's important to understand the fundamental problems facing both lenders and borrowers and how technology can be used to solve them.
No one expects Rep. Eric Cantor’s proposed 20 percent tax cut for small business owners to get any farther than the House. But that's not the point. This is purely a "he-said, she-said" moment where both parties take every opportunity to point out how the other side doesn't support small business.
Hatch Detroit, is a contest where the public votes on the best storefront-retail idea for the city, with the winning applicant receiving $50,000 to help get their business off the ground.
Many great ideas start with a bottle of wine, but most don’t amount to much. But for two brothers-in-law, an idea led to an invention and the start of a new business: a dog exerciser called Dog-O-Band.
If you're worried about how yours might fare during a downturn, consider a recession-proof industry, which caters to ongoing demands.
A two-person surgical team has created a new, inexpensive bone-grafting device without having to go to big pharma.
The Senate Small Business Committee, chaired by Senator Mary Landrieu, is working on the early iterations of what may become a landmark bill for entrepreneurs.
Jeffrey Braverman left his Wall Street investment banking job to return to his family's New Jersey nut business. Was he crazy? Maybe, but he's also built a successful online business for the family-owned company.
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