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The co-chairs of the Democratic Congressional Progressive Caucus (CPC) sent a letter Tuesday to NFIB president Dan Danner, questioning the NFIB's claim that it represents small business interests.
Computer security specialists say “corporate account takeovers” have become increasingly common, and small businesses are especially easy prey because many lack firewalls and monitoring systems.
Well before employees leave, you should have a plan for how you're going to protect the data, including extra measures for dreaded scenarios.
If you want to put together a rock-star team, he says, then hire employees based on their values first and ability second — the way great rock bands do it.
What has changed in the past five years for small business owners? Pretty much everything, according to new research from Sage North America.
Job growth may be stagnant, with consumer confidence in the doldrums, yet many franchise owners are bullish, according to a new survey of 2,000 industry leaders by the International Franchise Association. The reason? More people want to take charge of their work life.
Many young entrepreneurs are pivoting their business in order to help it grow as a competitor and make it more valuable.
If there is one thing for certain among small business owners, it’s that the amount of uncertainty they are facing has made it difficult for them to make decisions on spending and jobs.
Choosing the right VC has become even more important in the wake of the Facebook IPO fallout.
2012 could be the year the U.S. finally opens more plants than closes. It’s an important step, one that demonstrates the steady recovery of American manufacturing. But analysts say the sector is far from what it was 15 or 20 years ago.
Warby Parker has been a revolutionary force in the eyewear market since its launch in February 2010. By selling their own designs almost exclusively online, the company is able to price its hip eyeglasses at $95 per pair. Co-founder and co-CEO Neil Blumenthal spoke about the company’s vision for growth and the potential for a future IPO.
The success of Smashburger has proven that there is room for an upscale market in the burger franchise business.
Forget what you see on TV’s “Mad Men.” Sometimes, it takes a village to write an advertising slogan.
Here are some ideas if you manage your businesse's Facebook page.
A new survey by Citibank finds that 23 percent of small business owners have gone without pay for at least a year as they work to keep their businesses afloat in a tough economy.
New research has found that only one in four emails is essential for work. And only 14 percent of work emails were considered critically important.
Yes, the NBA lockout is about millionaires fighting billionaires, but it's also about so many others whose livelihood depends on the game, here are a few of their stories.
Who says you can't play in a sandbox just because you're all grown up? That's the idea behind Dig This off the Las Vegas strip, a first-of-its-kind recreational heavy equipment playground.
For local business owners, the results of Google's new Google+ Local tab will go well beyond the social network's increased social features.
While the number of drive-in theaters in the U.S. has dwindled to about 300, according to the United Drive-in Theaters Association, there's something of a DIY revival today, the Christian Science Monitor reports.