As investors become increasingly uneasy about the second-quarter earnings period, expectations for more action from the Fed are on the rise. But with record low rates and the weak global economy, analysts are anticipating a disappointing season all around.
What if you have an idea for a product, but are unsure whether there would be much demand? Do what Kabir Shahani, co-founder of Appature did — ask the people who could most benefit from your product whether they would buy it.
The Louisville Slugger was trademarked in 1894, but its contribution to the history of sports marketing might be as significant as the product itself.
The impact of Europe's debt crisis on US companies is about to come out in the wash as second-quarter earnings season kicks off with Alcoa on Monday. Plus, China economic data.
Despite past studies questioning its long-term viability, the daily deal industry is showing no signs of slowing down, new research from Rice University finds.
While some travelers fantasize about starting a little business in an exotic paradise, some actually act upon that impulse. But it's not always easy to start a business in an overseas locale.
So it was all about semantics, a “tax” vs a “penalty”, but the bottom line is the same, the law stands.
After the shock wears off, we’re all going to have to show up to work and get back to the business of doing our jobs. So what will that look like for those of us on the front lines of the economy?
The Supreme Court's Obamacare decision was one of the most anticipated in a decade. What effect will it have on your business?
Online, on-demand health exams are part of an emerging industry called telemedicine, which uses communications technology to care for patients who are not in the same location as the medical provider. It can save an employer hundreds or thousands of dollars a year in health-care costs.
The Web era gives small businesses vastly more promotional reach, but also more chances to trip up over truth-in-advertising laws.
Many entrepreneurs with simple ideas and humble beginnings have been able to effectively turn those ideas into booming businesses.
Zombies are not just good business for Hollywood. Apparently, the ammunition industry has found a target audience, as well.
What follows is a list of the wives of 10 athletes who’ve made names for themselves as columnists, models, designers and more.
For the long-term unemployed, it’s time to start thinking outside of the box and looking for jobs that are obscure, unheard-of or otherwise out of the ordinary.
Learn how new tools, materials and tecniques can increase efiiciency and profits, and keep more high-skilled jobs at home.
There are many different routes a potential business owner can take when financing a startup.Click ahead to see what the various forms of funding are.
As the financial markets anticipate the initial public offering of social networking megasite Facebook this week, let us take a step back to admire this success story and the entrepreneurial free market system overall, writes Rep. Sam Graves, chair of the House Small Business committee.
Learn how your small business can 'Reduce Costs with Alternative Energy' with this CNBC Webinar recorded on Wednesday, May 23, 2012.
Investing in restaurants has a bad name. But plenty of people find ways to run restaurants profitably and make a good deal of money from the enterprise.
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