For those in need, Verizon announced five new prepaid data plans today, simplifying its existing plan lineup. The plans range for those in need of a small amount of data while taking a short business trip, to a mobile hacker who needs...Show More Summary
“THE QUEEN IS COMING — LOOK BUSY!” Most worker ants are slackers. “Ants and bees have reputations as efficient team players. In Temnothorax rugatulus—a small brown ant found in pine forests in North America—division of labor is common, with workers specializing in tasks like foraging, building, and brood care. But new research shows that many […]
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WASHINGTON -- Dennis Johnson remembers a Melville House staff meeting on a Tuesday morning last winter, smack in the middle of the publishing industry’s busy holiday season. It was Dec. 9, and a few hours south of the publishing house's Brooklyn office, Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) was having a triumphant moment. Show More Summary
Without customers employed by small businesses, Corporate America is up a creek with no paddle.
On demand legal help for small businesses, a possible no-limit Twitter, and a raft of new devices from Microsoft are just some of the things that made headlines this week. Read about them and more in this week's Small Business Trends News and Information Roundup.
New data shows owners are bullish about their sale prospects, while buyers are becoming skeptical of current asking prices
Six months after introducing Square Marketing, the company has data that shows its digital coupons increase sales. If you pay attention to news coming from Square, you know that it's been a long time since all it did was process credit-card payments using its itty-bitty swiper. Show More Summary
The number of U.S. business startups is growing. What does today's average small business startup look like? Here's a closer look at the trend. The post U.S. Business Startups Are on the Rise appeared first on AllBusiness.com.
Nearly a year and a half after launching a pilot program in Illinois that allowed train travelers for the first time to bring along their small pets – much like they do when traveling by plane – Amtrak will expand this option to one of its busiest routes. Amtrak announced this week that passengers on two additional routes can take …
Etsy has help many artisans (craft makers) build their businesses. Some might be doing it full time and fully supporting themselves. Others might be doing it part time. Overall, Etsy has given these artists a platform, a way to sellShow More Summary
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Over the years, as I became more and more of a publisher and small business owner, and devoted more and more time to those roles, I sometimes thought that I'd write a better blog about Internet publishing than politics since so much of my headspace was necessarily involved in everything that goes into publishing. Show More Summary
Categories: Accounts Payable, Finance, Invoicing, P2P and Working Capital, Technology, Trade Financing Tags: General News, L2 Even though my colleague David Gustin covers such topics in much greater detail on Trade Financing Matters,...Show More Summary
Raising money is often the toughest part of starting a business, and it’s also the most important. The majority of small businesses that fail within the first few months have one simple thing in common — they run out of money. The software world is famous for high-profile funding rounds and enormous valuations. Show More Summary
Digital marketing, schmigital marketing. A lot of small businesses are still seeing a great return by using old-fashioned snail mail.
LegalHero aims to empower small businesses with the legal firepower bigger companies enjoy. The startup offers legal services to small businesses on demand by helping businesses match an attorney with their needs.
Recently, I was talking to a friendly fellow business owner about the status of her small bakery business. A few months ago when we chatted, she raved about how much she loved her staff, how comfortable she was with her home and work lives, and how absolutely inundated she was with customers. Show More Summary
Mashable's latest #BizChats Twitter chat, sponsored by Wells Fargo Works for Small Business discussed how professionals can get their business off the ground with a well-crafted business plan. See also: Uncover the basics of business...Show More Summary