If there’s one practical lesson that jury duty teaches small business owners, it’s the need to be proactive in delegating and preparing for the day you will not be around. And...
If you want to know whether or not an employee is truly happy at your company, look for these top 10 habits of happy employees.
Don’t be misled into thinking it is always the 'other guy' who gets embezzled. Fraud can happen to YOU! Here is what you need to know.
Are you a high-functioning entrepreneur or the ringmaster of a crazy circus enterprise? Take our quiz to find out how much you really control your business.
Here are some of the most common ways that people like you and me make our lives harder than they have to be. Left unchecked, this sort of bad behavior can and often will keep...
Growing Your Business
Serial entrepreneur David Steinberg has hit the highest highs and lowest lows in creating three $100 million businesses over the past decade. Here’s what he’s learned,...
Gene Marks reports from 'in the trenches' on Main Street, with tips about starting a business from entrepreneurs who have been there and done that.
Social good isn’t about doing something to just get attention. They don’t fake it and it is not a fad strategy – it is core to the business model.
Technology seems to be the industry of choice for many of today's aspiring business owners. It's a broad, fast-growing field that attracts investors and venture capitalists,...
If you, like me, run your small business from home, you might sometimes feel 'less than' other companies that have offices, fluorescent lighting, and a meeting room. But don’t!...
Hiding inside failures are the seeds of success. You just have to find them. Here are tips.
The National Federation of Independent Business has awarded $5,000 scholarships to five high school seniors, and $1,000 to 100 other young entrepreneurs.
New York City startup Little Borrowed Dress is looking to disrupt the $870 million bridesmaid dress industry with rental gowns costing between $50 and $75.
As Small Business Administration (SBA) Chief Maria Contreras-Sweet settles into her new role, a number of challenges await her. Here are some suggested priorities.