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As with the war in Iraq, entrepreneurs are feeling the impact of a deadly disease but also finding ways to benefit.
Rosalind Resnick's brand of for-profit business advisory centers takes a decidedly different tack when it comes to helping small business.
Franchise Buying Guide
What do you really learn at one of the nation's top seminars on being a franchisee? Meet a franchisee who benefited from the course.
Whether positive or negative, the impact of the war in Iraq is pronounced in the small-business community.
An insider helps you decide whether a fast- or slow-growth franchise is your best option.
It may be the end of the franchising world as we know it. What does tomorrow hold for the name players?
With more available lending options, small businesses might just get the financing they need.
Who says you can't turn business into play? It's all in a day's work for these successful franchisee partners.
A high school program teaches students the basics of entrepreneurship by giving them the reins to a publishing business.
A franchising expert discusses what 2003 has in store for the industry.
Are you treating your online customers like second-class citizens? A survey says it's likely, so maybe it's time to rethink your customer service policies.
Entrepreneurs express fears economy will worsen, but faith in long-term outlook for small business.
Growth of entrepreneurship in the country makes YEO's entrance especially welcome.
Are existing franchise systems always a better bet than startups?
With legislation pending for national do-not-call and do-not-e-mail lists, you've got to be careful who you target.
One on One
With the help of a new program, this Naval vet was able to buy his dream franchise.
Tommie's Donuts scores marketing gold with its first-ever doughnut luge.
After helping build a chain of sub shops, a franchisee chose to stir up something new in his hometown.
Day In The Life
Being hands-on at both of his locations is a must for this franchisee. See how he does it.
A rundown of the laws and rights to be aware of with Reserve and National Guard employees
The Maids brings its top franchisees together to benefit the system.
Passage of a new bill, coupled with some creative funding allocation, could give the beleaguered 7(a) program a helping hand.
Despite budget cuts, the SBA will continue to fund the centers and will seek a non-government entity to host the program.
With the new Free File program, you can get your taxes done without breaking the bank.
Researching a Franchise
The wheels are turning on your kiosk-based business. But where are you going?