Small business owners, tech company executives, other people who support the small business community — all gathered last week for the Small Business Summit and the 4th Annual Small Business Influencer Awards ceremony immediately afterward. Show More Summary
Women comprise 50 percent of the population. So why don't they launch half of the country's new companies?
This creative south Texas non-profit director turned to franchising to help build homes for needy families.
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Romania's SafeDrive wants to encourage good behavior by using a gamified points system that offers discounts on products and services when drivers leave their phone alone.
I’m a planner by trade. I always had a plan. (Pardon my bragging, but I’m the first name that comes up in unpaid search when you Google “business plan expert.”) But I never truly believed the plan or trusted it. In fact, for me at least,...Show More Summary
Currently seeking funding through Kickstarter, Refold is a portable and sturdy standing desk made of cardboard that doesn't break the bank and is good for the environment.
As the adage goes, failing to plan is planning to fail.
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A week after Target announced free shipping during the holiday season, Wal-Mart unveiled its own set of shipping discounts for shoppers.
A worldwide study finds that rising national income is highly correlated with rises in personal satisfaction and overall happiness.
Jessica Johnson, president of Johnson Security Bureau, believes competitors will tell your story if you don't tell it yourself.
How do you set boundaries and balance priorities when both your team and your newborn are depending on you?
As a leader, a collaborative approach may take your team and your business to new heights.
Turnaround king Marcus Lemonis, star of the CNBC Show 'The Profit," speaks to Inc. 5000 entrepreneurs about why it's essential to work the front line, the importance of volunteering, and how focusing on human capital can improve your business.
These frightening businesses are growing fast by consistently scaring the wits out of their customers.
Do you struggle with social marketing in your small business? Are you lost when it comes to using social media to help GROW your business and build a strong customer following? If you answered “YES” to either question, then we have a...Show More Summary
Third-party distributors might seem the easiest way to sell, but don't fall for it.
Ken Austin, founder of Avion Tequila, explains why an ounce of gut is worth a pound of data.
According to a report earlier this year by ZenithOptimedia, global ad spending is on track to grow 5.5% this year to $537 billion, with Internet advertising expected to account for almost one-quarter of that, at $121 billion. And while...Show More Summary