John Patrick Pullen
Based in Portland, Ore., John Patrick Pullen covers travel, business and tech for Men's Journal, Fortune and others.
Sometimes life throws you a curveball -- and it just may mean opportunity. Here's the story of ordinary people who fell into big ideas and took them all the way to the bank.
Point of sale systems
Poynt's terminal accepts every form of payment, for any type of business.
Paid Time Off
Consider these four factors when deciding what your policy is for paid-time-off.
The online broadcasts of 'Loon Live' is just one way the company is angling for sales
Jerome Jarre and Rudy Mancuso of GrapeStory offer expert advice on how to make your Vines worth watching.
Social Media Marketing
Gary Vaynerchuk's viral video company, GrapeStory, gets paid up to $25,000 to create sponsored posts for brands on Vine, Instagram on Snapchat.
The Samsung Chromebook 2 is light and built for conducting business on the fly.
OpenStage uses multiple cameras and advanced algorithms to capture and display motion data in real time, no special suites or elaborate setups required.
Former Apple exec Matt Rogers co-founded Nest, a smart-home product company that went from a garage startup to a $3.2 billion business.
Grand St., a curator of independently made electronics and related gear, is one of the few channels to tackle the sprawling maker marketplace.
Productivity tools for outside the office.
Michael J. Mauboussin, head of global financial strategies at Credit Suisse, explores what results in success.
Is having employees sign 'love contracts' an effective solution for nipping office love in the bud?
Would these workplace flings get HR approval? Evren Esen of the Society for Human Research Management weighs in.
Machines have the potential to wipe out 47 percent of the U.S. workforce -- unless small business can help stop them.