Inside the April 1999 Issue
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Diary of a Webhead

From newbie to netpreneur in under a year: If this online retailer can do it, you can, too.

Breaking The Mold

Leaving the corporate clone behind, a new breed of franchisee proves buying a franchise doesn't have to mean selling your soul.

Buddies In Business

What it's really like to start a company with your best friend.

2001: An Entrepreneurial Odyssey

Why the next century will belong to entrepreneurs.

Dell On...

The world according to Michael Dell--the youngest person ever to head a Fortune 500 firm.

Full Speed Ahead?

Does a crisis for your competitors mean a golden opportunity for you? Be careful: The answer isn't as simple as you think.

Young Guns

Hot entrepreneurs under 30


Business Buzz

Sliding High

Downward mobility is on the rise.
Entrepreneurial Woman

Brave New World

Why now's a perfect time for women to take their businesses global.
Global Smarts

Sugar Rush

U.S. entrepreneurs satisfy the world's sweet tooth.

Entrepreneur... With Children

Do business ownership and parenthood mix?

Book `Em

Motherly advice.

Fast Track

Profile on Dr. Glass Window Washing.

False Alarm

The truth behind a reported drop in start-ups.

Rear View

You are what you seat.

Headed For A Showdown?

An inside look at the issue that promises to get the attention of an apathetic Congress
Rising Stars

Search Engineers

Creating a new page for online job seekers.
Travel Smarts

Paradise Found

Need a break? Road-weary travelers head to spas.
Biz 101

No Time Like The Present

Shared office space, gifts for all seasons

Pastry Police

Get the lowdown on news, trends, programs and more.

Get Shorty

Hard facts on the latest software

SOS Call

Call on friends in a crisis.
Hot Biz

Going Indie

Spinning your own record label

Calling The Shots

Funding your invention - one step at a time.
Money Matters

Borrowing Trouble

Leave loans alone, taxing matters, factoring facts.
Sales And Marketing

Marketing Midterm

Test your sales quotient.

Plastic World

Just charge it.
Beating The Odds

Tough as Leather

Building a business isn't easy, but how much can one entrepreneur take?
Bulletin Board

Employee Training Is A TV Away

Resources for entrepreneurs.
Trade Shows

Trade Shows

Mark your calendar.
Cutting Edge

Musical Chairs

Looking to save on steep office rent? Hoteling could help cut your overall expenses.
Family Business

In-Laws and Order

Think hiring an in-law is just like hiring any other employee? Think again.

Cyber Safety

Locking out potential problems

Return To Sender?

Don't cash that check! You could end up short.
Management Smarts

School Ties

Cut R&D costs--send your products to college.
Staff Smarts

Fun and Games

Why all work and some play makes for a satisfied staff.
Your Business

Family Ties

How your relationships at home can help (or hurt) your business.
Advertising Workshop

Scents & Sensibility

Seeing isn't always believing. Get your prospects' attention by engaging their other senses.
Fast Pitch

Speak Easy

The person at the podium attracts the most attention. Why isn't it you--and your business?
Marketing Smarts

Street Wise

Courting a community presence.
Fund Smarts

The Rewards Of Risk

A fund that reels in returns for aggressive investors.
Money Smarts

Currency Events

Sending and receiving international payments is now as easy as un, deux, trois.
Raising Money

Industrial Revolution

Once reserved for large corporations, Industrial Development Bonds are now a source of growth capital for entrepreneurs.
Tax Talk

Agents Of Change

Is the IRS shedding its image as the agency entrepreneurs love to hate?
Opportunity Article

Get With the System

Is it a partnership made in heaven or...? Examining the profitable possibilities of becoming a franchise vendor.
Opportunity Article

On Your Mark . . .

Just thought of a great new product? Well, that was the easy part. Here's how to get it off the drawing board.
Opportunity Article

Let Us Count The Ways

12 great reasons to start a business
Opportunity Article

Hot Properties

New incubators heat up tech start-ups.
Opportunity Article

Friendly Exchange

Want to borrow money from loved ones without losing them? Read on.
Opportunity Article

Making An Impression

How to market your best commodity--you.
Opportunity Article

Services Rendered

Taxes, payroll, whatever--Century Small Business Solutions has the resources to do it.
Opportunity Article

Change For The Better

Arby's CEO revamps for success.
Opportunity Article

Fast Money

Interested in capital gains? Convert real estate commissions into cash.
Opportunity Article

What's New

Franchises, hair salons, clothing stores.
Opportunity Article

City Of Hope

Program helps inner-city residents become business owners.
Whats Your Problem

Fired Up!

If your heart isn't in it, you're not going to be in business for long.
Business Bytes

Kings Of The Road

Today's mobile technology tools blaze new trails.

Directing Traffic

Take control of your phone system.
Net Profits

The 'A' List

Need names and addresses of prospects for a direct-marketing campaign? Online list services may be the answer.
Tech Smarts

Touchy Subject

Biometric technology: Is it time for your computer to get to know you?

Status Symbol

State-of-the-art tech tools.
Web Smarts

Good Intentions

Why businesses are using the Net.
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