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Companies are worried that customers are still holding onto their cash because consumer confidence remains low. But for many small businesses, seasonal hiring will only happen if spending increases.
Reality-based programs may be driving new business to the flea market industry.
When nearly two-thirds of small businesses are being denied loans, it takes more than just filling out the paperwork to get money to grow.
When it comes to starting a small business, good record-keeping is critical, the Christian Science Monitor reports.
In product marketing, there’s an old saying: “a brand is more than a word; it’s the beginning of a conversation" — here's how to get people talking.
As an entrepreneur who started his first business at age 13, guest blogger Corbin Church shares his five tips for success "necessary to lay a strong foundation and then bring a vision to life."
If you ever wonder how your kids can become entrepreneurs, here are six ways to do it.
At Quickoffice, which sells software that allows users to create and edit documents on mobile devices, Alan Masarek always enjoyed getting deep into the numbers of his business — almost as if he were chief financial officer instead of chief executive.
The company’s microfinance initiative is an attempt to jump-start hiring where many say it matters most — on the small business level.
The lack of female entreprenuers is not for lack of trying. But it may be because of lack of asking.
What can you do with an internet connection and a T-shirt? Create a few jobs, for one thing.
The following celebrities have learned the hard way that success in the business world doesn’t always come easily.
The biggest thing holding most people back from starting their own business is money. But the truth is, you don’t have to have a lot of money to start a business.
It’s a rare diner who will want to experience all of these restaurants, but click on ahead to see how many appeal and how many appall.
New York City—where hot dog carts seem to be on many street corners—is being infiltrated by a new wave of gourmet street food vendors run by young entrepreneurs.
Both U.S. political parties have created an obscuring fog of uncertainty that is holding back the creativity and risk-taking of entrepreneurs.
A former McDonald’s executive and a food-obsessed investment banker are trying to blow up the fast food industry. How? They’re building a chain of restaurants — called Lyfe Kitchen — serving locally grown, sustainable, gourmet, fast, and cheap meals.
Younger Americans' political views are more in line with the Democratic Party on key issues, according to a new research, widening further from their older counterparts.
Last week Hamdi Ulukaya, founder and owner of Chobani Inc., producer of an American brand Greek-style yogurt, beat out nearly 2,000 of the world’s best entrepreneurs to be named the overall winner of Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of The Year.
After three days of punishment in the jungle, on a volcano, along sandy beaches and over Class IV rapids (in biking gear) what lessons did we take away and can bring to life, businesses and those we lead?
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