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Calling all debt-ridden students: Would you consider turning your face into a billboard to help pay off your loans? This is not a joke, but rather a business plan envisioned by two indebted students in the U.K.
Millenials want to have their cake and eat it, too. A survey show that gen Y feel they should be happy in their workplace, have flexible hours, and eventually be their own boss.
In the United States, the auto industry has been transformed. It's no longer about expansion. It's about making existing dealerships more welcoming and more profitable.
Is the economy getting stronger or pulling back? Two members of CNBC's Small Business Council weigh in.
More people are filing their taxes digitally than ever before, but they're still dragging their feet to do it, the head of Intuit told CNBC Thursday.
Everyone is an entrepreneur. It's become meaningless. And entrepreneurship with a big E is a pain in the neck.
Crowdfunding websites are likely to pop up quickly to connect start ups and investors as soon as the SEC issues regulations to implement the JOBS Act, now awaiting President Obama’s signature. All this could tempt young entrepreneurs to envision a frictionless, friendly world of virtual finance where money would flow in as easily as “Likes” on Facebook. Think again, caution small business advisors.
Stress is a factor in evreyone's life, and on the job stress can lead to decreased productivity and health concerns. Though stress will remain a constant their are ways employees and employers can help alleviate it.
Whew. Three days of Supreme Court hearings on health care, and you’d think “mandate”, “severability” “buying broccoli” are the only topics that anyone cares about. Well, small business owners do care, and they react to the past three days of hearings.
As Lady Gaga turns 26, we are reminded of how the mega-entrepreneur is a master of social media.
Research shows that consistently working more than 40 hours a week is simply unproductive.
A survey by theFIT finds that when most employees are taking sick days they are actually telling the truth.
The United States new found abundance of natural gas has set off a manufacturing revival that could spell jobs for many citizens in different sectors.
Andy Samberg is an investor in start-up CanaryHop, which connects travelers and guides. His latest video promotes his new business venture.
A new Web-based portal has been created to help small businesses gain access to more than $300 billion in combined supply-chain spending by a consortium of 15 of America’s largest corporations.
Advances in technology have made some retailers rethink using the tradtional cash register, and opting to use tablets and mobile devices to let customers make purchases. This would free up employees to have more of a focus on customer care.
There’s a growing business in prepping white collar criminals for prison, reports The Wall Street Journal. The business owners know what they're talking about: They've done time themselves.
Zaarly has been described as an alternative to Craigslist, a crowd-sourced Kozmo.com, a mobile-focused eBay. But really, it's simply a marketplace for your phone, tablet or computer that lets you connect with people who are selling the services you are looking for, or who are looking for the services you provide.
Should bosses and employees be friends on Facebook? According to one survey, younger workers are more likely to be Facebook friends with the boss, compared to just 10 percent of those 35 or older.
Business owners were front and center in the debate over the constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Health Care Act this spring. As the country awaits a decision from the Supreme Court, a look at the arguments for and against the law.