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Some consumers are using cash more since the Target security hack, but small-business owners shouldn't bet on the return of a 'cash is king' era.
The data breaches at Target and Neiman Marcus have expanded. So are small to midsized businesses the next target?
"Shark Tank's" Daymond John, founder and CEO of FUBU, established a market for urban apparel. Find out about other entrepreneurs whose products created new markets.
Opportunity perceptions among American entrepreneurs reached 47.2 percent last year—a record, according to a new report.
Cotton Incorporated and Maker's Row, an online marketplace, have partnered to bring back more "Made in USA" goods.
Serial entrepreneur Curtis Jackson III is building a multi-million dollar empire. He offers tips on how to leverage partnerships and build a brand.
Extreme Dodge in Jackson, Mich. offers clues about how small businesses are faring under Obamacare, NBC News investigates.
Just in time for Veterans Day, it turns out more vets find that their technical machinery skills are a neat fit at U.S. manufacturing plants.
Business owners who applied for grants after the superstorm are more likely to have gotten money from private sources. What's the hold up?
Vacations are on hold for many small-business owners this summer, as sales show a gradual pickup. Many owners don't want to be away, as their businesses gain momentum.
Business slows down for some small shop owners in the summer. From networking to updating websites, a to-do guide for all those pesky tasks you've been meaning to do—for months.
Feeling hopeful about their prospects and broader economy, U.S. entrepreneurship rates are at the highest in more than a decade, according to a report. See which state is star.
Bloomberg's scandal offers uncomfortable lessons in how we do business in a digital era. We're also more tolerant of leaving behind our electronic data, and not calling out missteps.
Business ownership benefit communities, according to our guest bloggers. That's why two groups are launching more access to capital to more women this Mother's Day.
A small change to federal rules that just went into effect means more contracts could go to women-owned small businesses, Inc. reports. See if your business qualifies.
Maryland and Colorado are among the states supportive of innovation, according to a report from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
Competing with companies that hire immigrants, who aren't authorized to work in the U.S., is tough for a smaller employers that follows the law because of the cost. What's fair?
As the economy improves, fewer entrepreneurs are launching their own businesses, according to a Kauffman Foundation report. Plus, start-ups are hiring. So what's the darker theory?
About 61 percent of small employers don't see any return on investment on their social-media activities, according to a survey from Manta, a social network for small businesses.
A new study used confidential IRS data to show clusters of potential tax cheats - including small-business owners - in five metro areas. See which red flags tip off the IRS.