Lori Francisco

30 Recent Stories


Special Delivery

How to start a courier service
In The Mix
Protecting Your Idea

In The Mix

How can you protect your secret recipe?
Growing Your Business

Chain Reaction

Is your business ready for franchising?
Business Opportunities

On the Level

How to set up a multilevel marketing plan

Business Contract Expert Richard D. Harroch

Drawing up contracts is an important part of your business. Here are a few tips to help make writing contracts worry-free.

Internet Security Expert Mark S. Merkow

Prevent intruders from hacking into your site.

Small Business Expert Janet Attard

Turn your small budget into big profits with these helpful hints.

Invention Expert Bob DeMatteis

Think you're the next Thomas Edison? Here's how to turn your idea into a profitable product.

E-Commerce Management Expert Jesse Feiler

Discover the ins and outs of managing and maintaining your online business.

Business Etiquette Expert Marjorie Brody

Mind your manners and watch your business grow.

Marketing Expert Marilyn Ross

Push the marketing envelope with tactics that will blow the minds of potential clients

Personal Finance Expert Chris Farrell

Having trouble juggling your personal finances and your small-business income? Don't let your money control you. Chris Farrell offers these tips on how to keep your finances straight.

Leadership Expert Esther Wachs Book

Although some people think it's still a man's world, more women are taking charge every year and building their own businesses. Here's a look at why women are taking the lead in the male-dominated bus

Legal Expert Anthony Mancuso

Having trouble deciding which business structure suits your small business? Here's a look at the benefits of LLCs.
Entrepreneur Magazine

Bright Lights, Big City

An opportunity written in the stars
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Future Speak

A look at franchising in the new millenium
Hiring Center

Extreme Measures

How to attract Generation Y employees

Cool Runnings

Exploring new places may just lead you to the business opportunity you've been searching for. Here's a look at how one couple did it.

Aged To Perfection

Finding your niche in the e-commerce world
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What's Cooking

Two brothers give customers a great environment to relax and just hang out in.
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Never Say Never

From engineer to entrepreneur--who would have thought?
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Shiny, Happy Employees

A new program shows how to create 'em and how to keep `em.
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Home Alone

When the franchisees are in charge...
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Window Shopping

A whole new way of looking at drive-thru

French Twist

Rags to riches

Lighten Up!

Show of lights, squeeze play, chakra cosmetics
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Straight To Video

Cameras, cameras everywhere--what happens to all those videos?

Quick Turnaround

The fine print, `toon in
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Movin' On Up

Innovative franchisees take the risk out of choosing a new site.

Tech, Yes

You don't have to be a computer hotshot to strike it rich in high-tech. Power up with one of these 29 ways to plug in to profits.