Laura Tiffany

5 Things Every Startup Should Know

You can learn now from what these entrepreneurs wish they'd known then.
Starting a Business

Crafting: A Silver Lining in a Tough Economy

Looking for an outlet for your creativity? Crafting is bucking the economic meltdown. Here are the latest crafting trends you should know about.
Marketing

Generate Buzz about Your Business

Sometimes buzz happens. Most times, however, you need to create it.
Growth Strategies

Not Just Any Partner

You like marketing; he likes accounting. You enjoy designing new products; she's a sales guru. Finding a business partner with complementary skills can be the best thing you do for your business--and yourself.
Growth Strategies

Road to Success

You can still find a place in the auto industry--you just have to know where to look.
Starting a Business

Profits for a Better World

Socially responsible young entrepreneurs are creating for-profit businesses to enact social change.
Technology

A Place to Call Your Own

Once you've learned the ropes of selling on Ebay, it may be time to open an Ebay Store or your very own ProStores site.
Starting a Business

Imminent Domaining

The domain name market is a hot investment opportunity for entrepreneurs.
Entrepreneurs

Virtual Success

Teens bypass after-school jobs for virtual world businesses where the money earned and the skills learned are real.
Franchises

Top 10 Home Improvement Franchises

Whether you want to put your DIY skills to work or don a suit and sell your wares in a showroom, there's a home improvement franchise that'll fit your style.
Franchises

Top 10 Children's Franchises

Help educate the wee ones--and some older kids, too--by opening a children's franchise.
Starting a Business

Art Gets Entrepreneurial

Artists looking to make a name for themselves are forgoing the gallery/museum route and selling their own products.

Reach Out

Facebook, LinkedIn, MySpace, Orkut, Xing--the glut of social networking sites can make it impossible to decide where to spend your time and energy. Here are a few new networks to consider.
Starting a Business

Fascinated by Japan

If it's big in Japan, it could also hit big in the United States--and these entrepreneurs are betting on it.
Growth Strategies

Surviving a Slowing Economy

If the experts agree that we're in a recession, these tips will have you so far ahead of the game, the news will barely register.