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  • Rep. Sam Graves: Jobs Report Falls Short Again Friday, 7 Sep 2012 | 1:28 PM ET
    Small Business Owner

    The jobs report is cause for concern, not celebration, argues our guest writer Sam Graves, chairman of the House Small Business Committee. Find out why he's says the U.S. is in a "jobs crisis."

  • How Immigrants Are Changing US Businesses Tuesday, 4 Sep 2012 | 8:56 AM ET

    For a nation built by immigrants—legal or otherwise—a new study reveals that their role as entrepreneurs in America is on the rise.

  • Small Business Owners Favor Romney: Survey Friday, 24 Aug 2012 | 4:41 PM ET
    Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney laughs at a campaign event at Saint Anselm College on August 20, 2012 in Manchester, New Hampshire.

    Voters say they'll be influenced by how the candidates address the needs of small business during the Republican and Democratic conventions. What will you be listening for?

  • Secrets of Venture Capitalists Friday, 24 Aug 2012 | 1:16 PM ET

    Ask most VCs how they select winners and they'll say a key factor is people making the pitch. Take a closer look at common traits that distinguish leaders and winning ventures.

  • Call to Stiffen Laws Worries Town Built by Guns Friday, 24 Aug 2012 | 11:58 AM ET
    Remington

    Residents in Ilion, N.Y., whose economy is linked to a celebrated gunmaker, are worrying about Remington’s future. A closer look at the NY gun plant and its 1,000 workers.

  • Meet the Next 'Joe the Plumber' Friday, 24 Aug 2012 | 11:42 AM ET

    The Romney camp seems to have found its Joe the Plumber, but instead of unclogging toilets, "Chris the Baker" makes cookies.

  • Good News for Anyone With a Crappy Boss Friday, 24 Aug 2012 | 10:33 AM ET

    Bad bosses take note! You won't last. That's one comforting conclusion from "The Value of Bosses," a new working paper from three business school professors who set out to quantify the effect supervisors actually have on their workers.

  • Would You Hire Your Mom? Thursday, 23 Aug 2012 | 4:22 PM ET
    Perez Hilton

    Some entrepreneurs like blogger Perez Hilton have hired their mothers. See whether hiring a trusted relative is right business move for your venture.

  • Struggling to Recover From a Cyberattack Thursday, 23 Aug 2012 | 3:18 PM ET

    Rebuilding operations after a attack is no easy task. Some suggestions for engineering a cyber gameplan that's right for your business.

  • Four Financial Habits of Effective, Wealthy CEOs Thursday, 23 Aug 2012 | 12:26 PM ET

    If you're like most entrepreneurs, you've invested everything you have into your business. And that's a huge mistake.

  • Alkaline Water: Small Business Boom or Bubble? Thursday, 23 Aug 2012 | 10:25 AM ET
    Evamor

    The boom in the health market, several purified water companies have appeared on the scene, touting products that promise consumers longer and healthier lives.

  • The Role Of Fate In Your Job Search Thursday, 23 Aug 2012 | 9:17 AM ET
    Forked Road

    During your journey to find your next career be open to the possibility that you might also find your soul mate, spouse, a great new friend or a great future client along your path.

  • "Being the Toilet Paper guy helped people get past having to pronounce my name, but at the same time, it painted me in the corner of potentially having to stick with toilet paper for the rest of my life," he said.

  • Four Business Lessons from a Food Network Star Wednesday, 22 Aug 2012 | 1:47 PM ET
    Guy Fieri

    Guy Fieri says a few key principles enabled him to move past his setback and bounce back stronger than ever.

  • Why Fewer Americans Are Living Paycheck to Paycheck Wednesday, 22 Aug 2012 | 12:06 PM ET
    Shoppers in crosswalk

    The number of Americans relying on their next paycheck to make ends meet continues to drop, with research showing it's at its lowest level since the recession began.

  • Entrepreneurs and the Retirement Trap Wednesday, 22 Aug 2012 | 10:43 AM ET

    The dream of running your own business sometimes blinds people to the world's ugly realities.

  • Start-Ups Turn Giants' Problems Into Profits Tuesday, 21 Aug 2012 | 4:59 PM ET

    We're not talking recycling. We're talking Eveready operational problems or issues that emerge and need to be addresses and solved quickly to benefit customers.

  • The Next Startup Boom: Hearing Aids? Tuesday, 21 Aug 2012 | 4:52 PM ET
    Skullcandy earbuds

    The iPod generation may face a real problem: hearing loss. As younger generations routinely plug in their ear buds, they could unwittingly join the millions of American’s who suffer some degree of hearing loss. So it’s no surprise that startups have begun to tap into this growing demand.

  • Is Amazon Going Bricks-and-Mortar? Tuesday, 21 Aug 2012 | 2:09 PM ET
    amazon.com

    Amazon is experimenting with a new approach: Amazon Lockers.

  • In Recession, Fortune 500 Turns to NASCAR Tuesday, 21 Aug 2012 | 1:43 PM ET
    Nascar

    More than three out of five of the sport's fans say that even in tough economic times, they will continue to support NASCAR sponsors over other brands.

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