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The company, SHFT.com is an endeavor promoting sustainable living led by "Entourage" actor Adrian Grenier and producer Peter Glatzer, with advisors like Richard Branson and Arianna Huffington.
From coast to coast, founders say the secret ingredient to brewing up a popular pub is the willingness to take a chance. We highlight what’s brewing at some of the country’s best brewpubs.
Like Black Friday and Cyber Monday before it, Small Business Saturday is looking to reel in shoppers with special promotions. This day, however, didn't grow organically, but is being sponsored by American Express. By promoting the event with a Amex card discount, the credit card company can benefit as much as the small businesses it is looking to help.
Many business owners only sell when they’re good and ready, which is usually too late. Understanding the main drivers of the stock market will maximize value will help you avoid this common pitfall. Guest columnist Steven Hassett explains why.
Quadlogic Controls wins the Wall Street Journal Small-Business Innovation award.
Family-owned Dearing Compressor and Pump supplies equipment for natural gas distribution to those trying to tap into the Marcellus and Utica shales, and has created jobs in economically depressed Ohio.
Smith & Wollensky, Capital Grille, Wolfgang Steak, Morton’s in Stamford, Conn. and the Bicycle Club in New Jersey... a few of the top metro-area restaurants, and targets of an alleged $1 million credit card scam.
Disney pop-star, Selena Gomez is pretty busy these days. As if being Justin Bieber's girlfriend is is not enough — the actress/singer is now a tech investor too.
Gene Marks tells CNBC why he thinks the Occupy Wall Street protesters are not representing his interests as a business owner.
Author Ann Patchett is trying to write a real-world business success story as she partners with a former Random House editor to launch an independent bookstore in Nashville after the Borders left town.
Steve Case says bipartisan efforts by the U.S. Congress will help entrepreneurs be successful, and thereby reduce the unemployment rate, he told Squawk Box this morning.
Green technology is helping small businesses get on track. CNBC Reporter Jane Wells visits Axion International, a business in New Jersey that is making railroad ties from recycled plastic.
In today's Roll Call, the chair of the House Small Business Committe, Representative Sam Graves (R-Mo.), pointed out the burden on small businesses due to the complexity of the tax code.
As most retail customers move online to bank, branches are regrouping by aggressively going after accounts with small-business owners, who tend to need a lot more face time than other types of customers.
In the aftermath of the October storm that hit the Northeast U.S. and the long power outages that followed, many small businesses are talking about what can be done to prepare for future extreme weather events.
China is losing its stronghold as a superpower with the lowest-cost manufacturing. Small businesses are looking to U.S. labor once again to manufacturer goods.
Only a minority of small-business owners seek venture capital, but for those who do, it can feel like a deal with the devil, reports The New York Times.
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