30 Recent Stories
An employee stock ownership plan lets you take some cash out of your company while giving your workers a stake in the business.
With interest rates at an ebb, M&A activity is on the rise. Is now the right time for you to jump in and catch the wave?
If you want your descendants to save on inheritance taxes find out why now's a good time to start handing over the family business.
Is your company's concept so cutting edge that investors won't touch it? Here's how to get their attention--and their money.
Cash Flow & Money Management
It's time to give your credit report its annual checkup. If you find any bugs, kill 'em fast to help keep your business nice and healthy.
Selling Your Biz
If you want to get the right valuation for your business, be sure to find the right valuation expert for the job.
Will small, private companies finally get their own accounting standards? Many entrepreneurs certainly hope so.
Implementing Sarbox-style strategic governance changes can help small businesses woo---and win---more big customers.
When done right, corporate charitable giving can boost company morale and exposure--as well as your bottom line.
Entrepreneurs have been slow to adopt online banking--with good reason. But some banks are trying hard to win them over.
To keep up with rising energy and benefit costs, more small businesses are raising prices. What it means for you.
Cash Flow & Money Management
To keep up with increasing costs--and big competitors' prices--more small businesses are pulling the trigger on the pricing gun.
More big companies are refusing to give Wall Street quarterly earnings guidance. Should small firms jump on the bandwagon, too?
Social networking sites offer entrepreneurs a chance to connect with investors, potential partners and customers.
Tired of sky-high fees and skimpy service? Smaller audit firms can give you the personalized and professional attention you're seeking.
If your industry's facing consolidation, forming your own holding company may keep your business from getting swept up by the big guys.
Offering company stock in your 401(k) plan can be risky business--learn how to avoid getting burned when playing with matches.
Small businesses need better education, access to finances and forward thinking to begin exporting products to overseas markets.
With no more federal subsidy, entrepreneurs are uncertain about the future of small-business loans.
Whether in an MBA program or an online course, hitting the books can help you stay on top.
Thinking of charging your startup costs? Here are the pros and cons of using credit cards to finance your biz.
Extending credit to your customers can be a boon to your business, but only if you do it wisely.
Feel like your cash only flows in one direction -- out? These cash-flow tips will help you get back in control.
With small-business lending up across the board, now's a great time to get the capital you need.
VC firms are becoming more diverse--but does that mean more funding for minority-owned businesses?
Done right, a private investment in public equity, or PIPE, could bring your business much-needed cash.
A new committee promises to give small businesses a say in accounting standards. But will it help?