When it comes to entrepreneurs, not all locations are made equal.
How the co-founders of ZinePak won over not just one 'Shark Tank' judge, but two.
Fab.com's spectacular fall from grace highlights critical lessons for aspiring entrepreneurs and founders.
At first, it seems like a great idea, going into business with people you already consider friends. But, is it really?
Etsy went public recently. The popular website for buying and selling arts and crafts has made a huge impact on the market. Still, the IPO met with some skepticism when first announced, with key concerns stemming from Etsy’s unprofitable growth. The forecast for Etsy’s longterm profitability is hazy as well. That’s partly due to a percentage...
Raise your hand if you’ve ever said the following: “I just want to get out of the feast and famine cycle, you know?” Business owners who make this lament are referring to periods of time with strong sales, followed by periods with few to none. Feasts, followed by famines. Let’s look at that. Feast and […]
From refurbishing furniture to running a thriving small clothing business, here's how Kirsten Stuckey beat the recession.
Leila Janah, founder of Sama Group, says that every entrepreneur has moments of doubt, but if you stick with it, there are always ways to pivot and succeed.
How to help customers find the items they need online when retailers have large inventories.
Make every day a success by saying these 15 phrases to yourself.
You may think of your company's IT gurus as a bunch of technology wizards. But, you'd be surprised to learn what goes on behind the curtain.
Entrepreneurs with bad ideas, no sales and no track record jumped in the tank Friday. Amazingly, most of them got deals.
Today I am departing from my usual pattern of writing about data to tell you about a personal experience. The story illustrates how a big company’s promotional strategy can backfire and drive a long-term customer to a small business competitor. Ever since my father took me to Brooks Brothers on Madison Avenue in Manhattan to...
A glitch that disabled registers at thousands of Starbucks stores Friday was a reminder of the invisible systems restaurants rely on to run increasingly sophisticated operations.
Sooner or later, we all need a second chance. Here's how to give yourself room to succeed when things haven't gone well so far.
Words of wisdom from Latina leaders who are setting the course for tomorrow's leader.
Herman Miller is working on ways to naturally encourage and remind you to get up out of your chair and move around throughout the office. It turns out that being fidgety at work has some important health benefits.
Spray and pray works in some fields, like farming. It doesn't work that well for a startup.
A chance meeting between two travelers sparked a global shoe brand that gives artists a voice. And that's not all.
With Shoes of Prey, co-founder Jodie Fox wants to reinvent your shopping experience. So, she brought in a pro.