LONDON — Amazon is a juggernaut. It is bigger than Wal-Mart, and tens of millions of people subscribe to its Amazon Prime premium service. And this huge size helps reinforce its dominance, allowing it to offer a huge selection of items at cheap prices. Show More Summary
Here are five things in technology that happened this past week and how they affect your business. Did you miss them?
With nine of the top 10 small business challenges associated with the government, members of all three parties -- Democrats, Republicans and Trumpicans -- now know where to start to help small businesses.
It's hardly a revelation to small business owners that online marketing has become important -- or that maintaining good customer relationships solidifies customer loyalty over the long haul. But put these two ideas together and you have an unbeatable combination, a secret weapon for building your brand.
If you want to start a business close to home, and maybe spend some time outside too, consider theses 50 backyard business ideas.
Until the recession a few years ago, market research indicated that as many as 90 percent of the roughly 20 million American small business owners were motivated more by lifestyle than growth and money. More recently, the desire for extra income has become the key driver in new startups, according to a 2015 study. Show More Summary
Small businesses are hoping to see some high-profile Obama administration regulations scrapped after Donald Trump takes office, with rules affecting overtime, sick leave and the environment among those that may be taken off the books.
Two transportation startups are taking advantage of the massive influx of people to Washington, D.C.
How will a repealing of Obamacare by newly sworn-in president Donald Trump impact small businesses and entrepreneurs.
As a small business owner, you might think that your business isn't "important" enough to work with large brands, but that couldn't be further from the truth. In fact, large brands work with individuals and small business owners all the time. Show More Summary
For many small businesses, offering more money to retain great employees may not be an option. We want to know - what's your best incentive besides money?
To make technology investments pay off for your small business, you've got to know how to calculate the ROI before you buy. The post Measuring Technology ROI for Your Small Business appeared first on AllBusiness.com The post Measuring Technology ROI for Your Small Business appeared first on AllBusiness.com. Click for more information about Rieva Lesonsky.
“S” doesn’t stand for “small.” The tax world is abuzz over corporate tax reform and the House GOP “Destination-based Cash Flow […]
Banks have always been risk averse, leading to unfulfilled demand for small business loans. The result? Fintech trends that make it easier to get funded.
It’s 2017: If your small business doesn’t have a website, it may as well not exist. It’s common knowledge at this point that one of the first steps in establishing yourself in your field is to secure a website. But what comes next? You...Show More Summary
France reported last week that its summer hosting of Euro 2016, Europe’s soccer championships, added $1.26 billion to its economy. This is good news, for sure, and worth celebrating, but here’s the thing: Why doesn’t France put as much effort into supporting its businesses and markets as it does its soccer franchises? After all, the […]
Businesses spend far too much time trying to win new customers. They study their target demographics and create marketing campaigns they hope will convince consumers to buy. But with all of that effort, they tend to overlook the importance of their returning customers. Show More Summary
Big data isn’t just for big business. There's a lot of value when you combine big data and small business, but it needs to be done the right way.
Back in 2000, we self-appointed geniuses at Inside.com built an elaborate statistical tracker for Oscar contenders. We measured factors large and small—hair color, past awards record, relatives in the business, daily publicity breaks, whatever. Show More Summary
There’s nothing worse than a cluttered website. Fortunately, there's a simple solution for this issue: using a one page website for your small business.