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A deal by Yelp to provide listings for Yahoo is getting bad reviews from some small-business owners, who say positive feedback has vanished.
The rate at which Americans are starting new businesses declined last year, suggesting more are finding jobs instead, according to Kauffman data.
Rock legend Paul Stanley from KISS talks about his new book "A Life Exposed." Stanley also discusses music streaming saying "musicians and creative people aren't getting their due."
Recent court decisions show Uncle Sam may be targeting baby-boomer entrepreneurs. They're using nest eggs to buy franchises, while avoiding taxes.
Small business owners are feeling the most optimistic since before the Great Recession, says PNC's Stuart Hoffman.
Commerce secretary Penny Pritzker; fashion designer Tory Burch; and Zillow co-founder Richard Barton, discuss the launch of President Obama's new task force to develop the next wave of entrepreneurs.
Long the domain of tech companies and start-ups, more patent trolls are using aggressive tactics to target Main Street businesses.
While the rules for calculating AMT haven't changed much, the increase in top marginal tax can make a tax-planning difference for small businesses.
A new survey, cited in The Wall Street Journal, shows businesses who pay minimum wage would slow hiring if that wage is raised.
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.
Bankers and those in the expanding legal marijuana business say new guidelines from the Obama administration aren't enough. They want Congress to act.
Start-ups are leveraging technology to sell, well, sex.
Despite a war for tech talent in hot start-up regions, new research paints a more muted, long-term picture of entrepreneurship and job creation.
Insects as a food source? Social entrepreneurs say eating bugs is good for the planet and great for personal nutrition.
Companies employing 50-100 full-time workers will be exempt from Obamacare's mandate to offer employees affordable health insurance until 2016.
Five years after its launch, daily deals company Groupon is finally giving business owners an automated way to launch discount promotions.
After a year of higher taxes, small businesses face uncertainty on tax deductions they've come to rely on, The New York Times reports.
Proponents of the domain expansion say it will help increase choice and competition, but some experts say it could actually hurt small businesses.
Colorado's newly legal pot economy is barely more than a month old, and the nascent industry is already making marijuana brownies look stale.