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4 Essential iPhone Apps for Late 2014

Looking for new apps for your iPhone 6 this winter. Here are some great suggestions!

You'll Never Believe How Much Someone Paid for the Casablanca Piano

The recent $3.4 million sale at auction of a piano featured in the classic film Casablanca demonstrates that it's hard to beat the long-term value of vintage products. Here's what you can learn from it.

Get Customers to Do What You Want When You Want

If you know which strings to pull and how, you can increase your business exponentially.

Use Feedback to Spark, Not Destroy

Become the source of encouragement -- to others and yourself -- and you'll end up helping your business, community and family.

The Greatest Lesson I Never Learned -- Don’t Go Into Business with a Friend

My Father taught me many great lessons, some stuck with me and others did not. Running a business with a close friend is one lesson I learned the hard way.

How to write emails people want to reply to

Whether you were asking for a testimonial from an industry A-lister, making an introduction to a potential client, or probing the mind of someone you admire, we've all cold-emailed people we didn't know to ask for something.

BlueHost, HostGator Owner Prepares Sale of 13 Million Shares

Endurance International Group Holdings, Inc., the owner of BlueHost, HostGator and a variety of other brands marketing hosting and other cloud services, is preparing a public offering. The company says it is planning to sell 13 million shares of public stock at $14.50 per share. Show More Summary

The New Feature That Could Turn Every Car Owner Into a Lyft Driver

'Driver Destination' gives users a way to earn a few extra bucks without going out of their way.

7 Ways to Maximize Productivity on Your Daily Commute

If you're like most business professionals, you're always mining for new pieces of time to use to get your work done, or improve your productivity. Most Americans drive 20 minutes or more, one way, to get to their jobs, meaning a significant amount of time is usually available to be productive.

6 Companies Killed by Apple

Here's the thing about having a corner on the market: If you spot competition on the uprise, you need to put a stop to it.

Why Skilled Immigrants Are Vital to America’s Future

Immigrants with skills in math, science and technology fill voids in the U.S. economy

Wearable phone for young kids straps onto their wrists

Sweden-based Tinitell is a wearable, voice-controlled phone for kids that are too young to own a smartphone.

Health coaching app lets users choose between gentle encouragement and drill sergeant rigor

Health app Vida is now connecting users to personal coaches that suit their style through one-to-one live video chats.

Infographic: The Angels of Entrepreneurship

Angel investors are often rich individuals who provide startups with capital for their start-up costs. The term comes from Broadway, where it was originally used to describe the wealthy individuals who provided money for theatrical productions.

Quiznos: What Happened To Joe The Franchisee?

I don’t know Joe. What I do  know is this: Someone named “Joe” left a comment on a post I wrote concerning the Quiznos lawsuit and the huge settlement amount the parties agreed to. (It was a class-action lawsuit) I have no idea if Joe was a genuine  former Quiznos franchisee or not. Show More Summary

Small Businesses Staying Closed on Black Friday...and Being Fined

What is family worth to you? How about the happiness of your employees--can you put a price on that?

How to Make Your Business a Meritocracy

The Container Store's Kip Tindell explains how to foster a culture where the talented and diligent move forward.

Follow This Advice and You'll Never Have to Sit Through a Status Meeting Again

Tech companies are saying "sayonara" to long status meetings in favor of the 15-minute team standup.

Former Apple CEO John Sculley: We Need 'Adaptive Innovators'

Entrepreneurs need the ability to see the wider picture and connect the dots between disparate industries.

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