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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.
Technology, the urge to go green, telecommuting and a generation of workers who grew up with smartphones in their hands and computers in their laps are revamping the work culture. The office of ""The Office" is fading and shrinking in the process.
When starting a business you'll likely end up accepting credit or debit cards, which means hiring a third-party processing firm to manage the transaction between you and the card giants. To prepare for this complex marketplace, here are five questions to ask to make sure you're getting the best deal.
Known as America's Main Street, Route 66 is undergoing a business resurgence of sorts as travelers search for a bygone era.
While it's true that the real estate drive-ins occupy are often more valuable than the business, many theaters are hanging tough.
While Hispanic business leaders are trying to slow a nationwide drive toward stricter regulation of payday lenders, a new model, Progreso Financiero sees itself as a home-grown remedy for the credit drought in Hispanic communities, with fairer terms and stricter lending requirements.
Naming a business is by far the hardest task for startups when it comes to branding. It’s permanent, or at least feels that way.
Low-cost franchise opportunities — those with an average investment of $150,000 or less — are among the most popular and sought-after.
The small business owner possess the engagement skill in spades — and can use it to grow their business. It's called Engagement Marketing.
The modern company has a split personality: Its conscience is partly internal and partly external. And that could affect the reputation, and longevity, of your business.
Franchise brands go belly up for many reasons. But not all bankrupt restaurant franchises deserve such a fate. In fact, some brands have enough mojo to revive themselves.
New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees has announced that he's starting a business and is on the hunt for a CEO to run it.
Small businesses in states that were hit hardest by the collapse of the housing market — including Nevada, New Mexico and Florida — are having an especially hard time getting access to the capital they need to grow and hire.
Small business would be well-served to adopt a benefit corporation structure. Companies that seek to establish sustainable principles as part of their business and marketing strategy and, more importantly, their corporate DNA, are positioned for long-term success.
Retired military veterans, Mark and Dawn Kelly, have looked embarked on a franchising opportunity through TeamLogic IT to start a business after ending their service.
Sponsoring niche sports costs less, but can stıll pack a marketing punch.