Geoff Williams

Geoff Williams has written for numerous publications, including Entrepreneur, Consumer Reports, LIFE and Entertainment Weekly. He also is the author of Living Well with Bad Credit.

Finance

Find Investors for Your Business

Need some more operating cash? It's time to look for an investor.
Technology

Is Your Tech Speak Out of Date?

If you're still using terms like "information super highway," it's time to join us in the 21st century.
Leadership

How to Tell If You're an Effective Leader

You know leadership is key for your business-but how do you tell if you're doing it right?
Growth Strategies

Controlling Your Inventory

How to find a balance between too much stock and not enough
Growth Strategies

When to Say No to Work

If you have a successful business, you may be too busy to accept every job. Here's how to decide which jobs to pass on.
Growth Strategies

Why It's OK to Let Employees Work From Home

Don't worry about possible slacking. Instead, focus on the benefits telecommuting can bring to your company.
Growth Strategies

Why It's OK to Let Employees Work From Home

Don't worry about possible slacking. Instead, focus on the benefits telecommuting can bring to your company.
Growth Strategies

Top Weekend Getaways for Entrepreneurs

If you want to catch a Broadway musical or ride a mule down the Grand Canyon, you don't need us to suggest that. But if you want a memorable, relaxing weekend and are stuck for ideas, we have more than a few.

Future's So Bright

Put on your shades to check out an inner-city entrepreneurship program and one of its stars.
Marketing

Top 10 Successful Marketing Stunts

Ever wonder just how far some companies will go to get noticed? See how 10 companies succeeded--and five failed miserably--when it came to making some noise.

The Business of <i>American Idol</i>

7 lessons you can learn from this megasuccessful enterprise and put to work in your business
Starting a Business

Tag Along to an Invention Trade Show

What can going to the nation's biggest invention trade show do for your product? We followed one business to find out.
Technology

Offline Businesses Find eBay Success

For these three entrepreneurs, selling on eBay adds a little extra "oomph" to their brick-and-mortar sales.

Your #1 Fan

No, it's not your mom--it's a customer who just can't get enough of your company.
Growth Strategies

Pay Dirt!

Finally making a profit? Put it where it belongs--back in your business. Our experts tell you how.