Kate Taylor

Kate Taylor

Staff Writer

Kate Taylor is a staff writer for Entrepreneur.com.

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GrubHub Seamless Files for Tastiest Tech IPO Yet
Technology

GrubHub Seamless Files for Tastiest Tech IPO Yet

GrubHub Seamless is the latest-consumer tech company to file for a confidential initial public offering.
Franchise Players: From Making Minimum Wage to Running the Show as a CiCi's Pizza Franchisee
Franchises

Franchise Players: From Making Minimum Wage to Running the Show as a CiCi's Pizza Franchisee

When she was 16, Dulce Luevano was making $5.15 working at CiCi's Pizza. Now, she owns her own shop.
Wendy's Sells 70 Restaurants in Dallas, Continuing Refranchising Effort
Franchises

Wendy's Sells 70 Restaurants in Dallas, Continuing Refranchising Effort

As a part of a refranchising push to sell 415 restaurants to franchisees, Wendy's has sold 70 units in Dallas-Fort Worth.
The Best Jobs in the U.S. Aren't the Ones You'd Expect
Leadership

The Best Jobs in the U.S. Aren't the Ones You'd Expect

U.S. News released its list of the 100 Best Jobs of 2014. Here's some of the most unexpected careers that reached the top spots.
Franchise Players: From Technician to 'All In' as a Car Care Franchisee
Franchises

Franchise Players: From Technician to 'All In' as a Car Care Franchisee

When Pete Robinson started as an apprentice technician at a little auto shop, he had no idea he'd some day end up owning his own Meineke Car Center.
POLL: Would You Buy Entrepreneur Barbie, or Is She Hardly a Good Example?
The 'Treps

POLL: Would You Buy Entrepreneur Barbie, or Is She Hardly a Good Example?

Barbie is now an entrepreneur. But what business is she running? Would you invest?
Chipotle's New Series Feels Like House of Cards, But Without the Good Parts
Advertising

Chipotle's New Series Feels Like House of Cards, But Without the Good Parts

Chipotle premiered the first episode of its comedy series Farmed and Dangerous this Monday on Hulu.
 Starbucks Banned at Sochi? No Problem. NBC Finds a Way to Smuggle It In.
Franchises

Starbucks Banned at Sochi? No Problem. NBC Finds a Way to Smuggle It In.

While Starbucks isn't an Olympic sponsor, NBC has managed to set up its own shop for coffee addicts.
Franchise Players: The Journey From Massage Therapist to Massage Franchisee
Franchises

Franchise Players: The Journey From Massage Therapist to Massage Franchisee

For Jackie Martinez, Elements Massage has evolved from an outlet for her stress to an hourly job to her very own franchise.
Pizza for Proposals, Kisses for Burritos: 5 Chains With the Quirkiest Valentine's Day Deals
Franchises

Pizza for Proposals, Kisses for Burritos: 5 Chains With the Quirkiest Valentine's Day Deals

Looking for low-cost dates this Valentine's Day? These five chains, including White Castle, Qdoba and Fazoli's, have you covered.
Franchise Players: Serious Challenges Didn't Stop This Franchise Duo
Franchises

Franchise Players: Serious Challenges Didn't Stop This Franchise Duo

It hasn't always been easy, but Rainbow Station franchisee power couple Parks Hunter and Michelle Mistele believe franchising is best done together.
Burger King's Refranchising Efforts Boost 2013 Results
Franchises

Burger King's Refranchising Efforts Boost 2013 Results

Burger King reported today that its net income rose 99 percent this year as its refranchising initiative comes to a close.
Franchise Players: How a Martial Arts Franchise Energized This Couple's Relationship
Franchises

Franchise Players: How a Martial Arts Franchise Energized This Couple's Relationship

Pro Martial Arts franchisees John and Lisa Highberger talk consulting and communication.
How This Food Blogger Convinced Chick-fil-A to Go Antibiotics Free
Franchises

How This Food Blogger Convinced Chick-fil-A to Go Antibiotics Free

Chick-fil-A announced yesterday it would be the first national fast food chain to use antibiotic-free chicken. Here's how Food Babe Vani Hari helped make it happen.
Franchise Players: Terry and Lisa Jeffers on Running a Franchise With Your Spouse
Franchises

Franchise Players: Terry and Lisa Jeffers on Running a Franchise With Your Spouse

Terry and Lisa Jeffers wanted a franchise that combined heart and business. Here's what you can learn about mixing marriage and franchising from this power couple.
Mushy Marketing Ploy: Pizza Hut Joins OKCupid
Franchises

Mushy Marketing Ploy: Pizza Hut Joins OKCupid

Lonely this Valentine's Day? Pizza Hut is looking to settle down and has entered the dating market on OKCupid.
Health Department Isn't Laughing at Dumb Starbucks' Parody Coffee
Franchises

Health Department Isn't Laughing at Dumb Starbucks' Parody Coffee

While Comedy Central was revealed to be behind Dumb Starbucks, it was the lack of proper permits that doomed the shop.
Franchise Players: How This Pizza Chain Power Couple Balances Business and Romance
Franchises

Franchise Players: How This Pizza Chain Power Couple Balances Business and Romance

Phil and Denise Downing started as delivery drivers at Topper's Pizza in the late '90s. Here’s how they've grown closer as they've moved up the ranks.
Will 'Dumb Starbucks' Be Smart Enough to Get Away With Selling Parody Coffee?
Franchises

Will 'Dumb Starbucks' Be Smart Enough to Get Away With Selling Parody Coffee?

A coffee shop called Dumb Starbucks opened this weekend in Los Angeles. The only difference from the original? The word 'dumb' in front of its name.
Encouraged by Solid Year, Dunkin' Aims to Conquer New Markets
Franchises

Encouraged by Solid Year, Dunkin' Aims to Conquer New Markets

The first year that Dunkin' has sold commitments in California, the company increased revenue 8.5 percent.
Subway to Remove Chemical From Sandwich Bread Following Blogger's Protest
Franchises

Subway to Remove Chemical From Sandwich Bread Following Blogger's Protest

When it comes to fast food, this health blogger gets chains to make changes -- fast.
Franchise Players: Franchising Gave This Young b.good Owner Real-World Experience
Franchises

Franchise Players: Franchising Gave This Young b.good Owner Real-World Experience

When Bill Zolper opened a b.Good franchise, his years studying entrepreneurship were put to the test.
Government Shuts Down Small Brewery's Beer Drones
News and Trends

Government Shuts Down Small Brewery's Beer Drones

The FAA's shutdown of Lakemaid beer delivery drones drew criticism for hurting small businesses.
CVS to Quit Selling Tobacco Products
Growth Strategies

CVS to Quit Selling Tobacco Products

CVS is the first national pharmacy chain that will drop cigarettes and other tobacco products from its shelves -- a move that is estimated to cost the company $2 billion annually.
Franchise Players: How This Franchisee Made Dumpsters a Family Business
Franchises

Franchise Players: How This Franchisee Made Dumpsters a Family Business

James Spink wanted a job that allowed him to spend time with his wife and son. So, he joined the Bin There Dump That franchise family.
Are You a Good Leader? (Infographic)
Leadership

Are You a Good Leader? (Infographic)

Running a small business requires strong and strategic leadership. Here are the skills you need to succeed today.
From Chipotle to Starbucks: 6 Chains That Do Mobile Apps Right
Franchises

From Chipotle to Starbucks: 6 Chains That Do Mobile Apps Right

As Chipotle prepares to offer mobile payment, we take a look at six of the best mobile apps in the restaurant business.
Poll: What Was Your Favorite Super Bowl Commercial?
Advertising

Poll: What Was Your Favorite Super Bowl Commercial?

Did you love Budweiser's puppies, or were you more excited for the 'Full House' reunion? Vote and let us know!
Budweiser's Puppies Win the Super Bowl Commercial Game
Advertising

Budweiser's Puppies Win the Super Bowl Commercial Game

Budweiser’s 'Puppy Love' commercial was voted the best of the Super Bowl by fans on Hulu AdZone.
Who Would Win the VC Super Bowl: Washington or Colorado? (Infographic)
Venture Capital

Who Would Win the VC Super Bowl: Washington or Colorado? (Infographic)

As the Seahawks and the Broncos prepare for the Super Bowl, Washington and Colorado go head to head in venture capital activity.
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