Laura Tiffany

Virtual Reality

When it comes to getting help, business owners are finding it pays to go virtual.
Starting a Business

Casual Games Get Serious

The $2.25 billion casual gaming industry is on the brink of explosive success. How can you join the game?
Starting a Business

Granting Geniuses

These entrepreneurs don't just run businesses; they do good works. And they've been recognized with $500K MacArthur Fellowships for their accomplishments.

The Whole Package

Packaging today needs style and substance. You've got to grab consumers' attention but also consider the impact your packaging has on the environment.

Control Your Emoticons

If a picture is worth 1,000 words, what's an emoticon worth? Something as simple as a :-), :-( or ;-) can be complicated, especially when you're talking about business e-mails.
Marketing

Telemarketing Will Never Be the Same

Almost 5 years after the Do Not Call Registry began, marketers have gotten creative.
Growth Strategies

Fantastic Spaces in Unusual Places

Find out how creative entrepreneurs turned unusual spaces into the perfect location for their business.

The Gossip Artist

Perez Hilton's life is a Cinderella story for the blogging age. In just three short years, the popularity of PerezHilton.com has skyrocketed.
Growth Strategies

5 Out-of- the-Ordinary Outsourcing Trends

Outsourcing is reaching new levels of creativity as entrepreneurs figure out more tasks that can be sourced elsewhere.
Starting a Business

Talking Tofurky

Find out how one man with a tempeh-fueled dream changed Thanksgiving dinner forever.
Growth Strategies

Bringing Work Home

You can go back home again. Many businesses are finding that homeshoring is a viable alternative to offshoring.

Give Your Neighborhood a Facelift

You've invested everything and built a business you want to stick with for the long haul. Now business is thriving--but what if your neighborhood is dying?
Starting a Business

Bewitching Businesses

For these entrepreneurs, every day is like Halloween. Ghosts, spirits and other things that go bump in the night help bring in the chills and the business.
Starting a Business

An A-Mazing Moneymaker

Family-friendly ag-tourism attractions like corn mazes are helping keep small farms alive.
Marketing

Halo: The Power of 3

Think the biggest video game launch in history doesn't apply to you? Here's why you're wrong.