As the population ages, younger baby boomers are starting small enterprises in such fields as massage therapy, senior fitness training and nutrition. The NYT reports.» Read More
Ben Jacobs, Whistle co-founder and CEO, discusses the demand for monitoring your dog's activity and energy exertion.
After five seasons of hearing pitches, investor Robert Herjavec knows exactly which two qualities an entrepreneur needs to get the deal.
U.S. small businesses borrowed more money in January than they did a year earlier, signaling continued growth in the economy.
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The fight over the Democratic proposal to raise the minimum wage to $10.10 is vocal and heated as ever.
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TeamWerks is among a new crop of small tech firms, which specialize in digging for electronic evidence in cases that involve fraud and theft.
With alumni who have founded Google, Instagram, and WhatsApp, Stanford University teaches persistence and the power of having a thick skin.
Only so many entrepreneurs hit the venture capital jackpot. Others need to get creative and use some unorthodox tactics.
About two-thirds of Americans who work at small businesses will see health-insurance premiums increase under Obamacare, according to a new federal report.
When it comes to recreational marijuana, forget the joint! People in Colorado are enjoying cannabis in brand new ways, including edibles, drinks, dabs and more.
Marcus Lemonis, star of the CNBC series "The Profit," provides a preview of tonight's premiere where he tries to help a struggling car business make a comeback. Also Lemonis explains why he doesn't like Tesla's business model.
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Start-ups are leveraging technology to sell, well, sex.
The widespread and wacky toy trends that could influence what kids want this year.
Bankers and those in the expanding legal marijuana business say new guidelines from the Obama administration aren't enough. They want Congress to act.
CNBC's Julia Wood, Sri Jegarajah and Carolin Roth discuss the phenomenon of youth unemployment in China.
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Marcus Lemonis of CNBC's "The Profit" gives advice on how not to fail as an entrepreneur in business.