After realizing how many people die from the lack of simple healthcare, Leila Janah created Sama Hope to fund life-saving surgeries for the poor.
Cultivating a wide professional network is great for business. However, the real key is keeping these relationships alive beyond the first meeting and connecting on LinkedIn. But how do you keep track of everyone in your network when...Show More Summary
Walter White was so 2013. Which looks are going to generate the most cash this year? Check 'em out.
Unhappy with the lack of diversity on your tech team but unsure how to find and attract top female talent? Recruiting company Piazza has tips.
It's easy to just "let the data decide," but doing so can be a rookie mistake.
As is true of so many things in life, the big boys have it a whole lot easier than the rest of us. Fishing for backlinks in exchange for money can be risky (not to mention deeply unethical), but that didn’t stop Hotels.com, an Expedia...Show More Summary
According to several recent articles the financial problems of millennials is leading to changing behaviors and purchase patterns as well as broader societal shifts. For example, the New York Times article No Picket Fence: Younger Adults Opting to Rent focuses...
When you start getting your feet wet in an industry – any industry – you tend to gravitate towards people who are a lot like you. This makes perfect sense. People who have attitudes, outlooks and approaches that feel like they’re a good fit for you are the easiest to relate to. If you’re in […]
It's all science and tech today, in today's Business Ideas in the News.
Chromebooks started out as cheap but impractical devices that turned into large paperweights once they were disconnected. Google's making them more powerful and capable when offline, but Microsoft is offering low-cost alternatives.
Since its launch, the iPad has completely changed the way kids learn. But not every learning experience has to be completely digital. That’s why tech startup Osmo created its innovative platform that combines digital technology with objects in the physical world. Show More Summary
Could you spend three weeks working away from your office?
Today we learn more about the man behind the successful Kickstarter campaign to make your tailgating experience easier.
Did you know the biggest shopping weekend of the holidays is less than a month away? Don’t panic. Just take a deep breath. We’ve got you covered. Small Business Trends hosted the second in a series of Holiday Boot Camps designed to whip your business into shape for the holiday season. Show More Summary
Seasonal Halloween stores come in all shapes and sizes. Halloween Express is a franchise, Ricky's is corporately owned and Spirit is a consignment business. No matter the structure, Halloween costumes are a huge biz.
The key to long-term planning is finding the time and space to think.
At WSJDLive, Jack Ma confessed that he learned how to deliver speeches by watching Whitney Houston in the movie The Bodyguard.
Small business owners usually begin their new ventures with a creative idea and a passionate desire to bring that idea to life. Of course these are essential ingredients to small business success, but you can be doomed for failure if you don’t consider those other nagging issues that may block your way – legal matters. Show More Summary
Compression legwear can be important for patients suffering from bad circulation and blood clots. But just because a patient has to wear them, shouldn’t mean giving up a sense of style. When Kelsey Minarik suffered a blood clot on aShow More Summary
Ten Thity One Productions CEO Melissa Carbone discusses the haunted attractions industry.