Gwen Moran is a freelance writer and co-author of The Complete Idiot's Guide to Business Plans (Alpha, 2010).
30 Recent Stories
How to survive and rebuild while dealing with grief and loss.
Four things to consider to make peer reviews more effective.
4moms, an inventive child-care products business plans to build tech into strollers and infant seats.
Some people command attention when they enter a room. Here are five tips for the rest of us.
When times got tough, these franchisees held their ground and didn't look back.
Customer Loyalty and Retention
Revinate helps hoteliers track customer reviews from across the web by pulling reviews from top hospitality sites and feedback from social media.
Here, 10 steps you can take to ensure your startup is on track for a prosperous new year.
Four ways to merge your brain and gut for better outcomes.
When frustration levels are high, beware of making a hasty decision about difficult customers. Here's what you need to know before letting them go.
What your business can learn from a company with a very unconventional management structure.
The stories of three resilient entrepreneurs who used strength and resourcefulness to keep their businesses going after the storm.
It's the busiest time of the year, follow these four ways to decompress now.
Classtivity brings the online booking model to recreation.
What you need to do now to ensure leadership continuity in your business.
If your business booms during one season and lags the rest of the year, here's how to smooth out the fluctuations.
Here's how to find more tech-free time and gain control over your workday.
How Eric Casaburi's Retro Fitness and Let's Yo! franchise systems bounced back after the superstorm.
Vungle, a mobile advertising startup, makes trailers for apps and had investors fighting get in on the action.
An entrepreneurial doc sets aside her own jitters to help quell the fears of others
Three steps to make your entrepreneurial anxiety work for you.
Apps & Software
Weebly introduces its free blogging platform as an iSO app.
As Hurricane Sandy barrels into the Eastern Seaboard, don't let a loss of electricity slow down your progress.
How to recognize four of the most common leadership styles.
How To Start a Business
Establishing a nonprofit requires an ongoing commitment, not just an initial injection of funding. Here are the steps to take when you're ready to jump in.
Four factors to consider to use employment personality tests effectively.
DIY web platform helps clear up possible identity mix-ups online that could cost you business or your reputation.
Jeffrey Phillips, co-founder of OVO, an innovation consulting firm, shares how any company can create a more innovative environment.
4 tips for making the task of presenting bad news less painful -- and more productive -- for everyone.