Entrepreneur: Latest from Joanna L. Krotz http://www.entrepreneur.com The latest small business tips and advice from Entrepreneur.com. en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Sun, 07 Jul 2013 09:00:00 GMT Businesses Find Benefits in Going Green At last, eco-friendly products and services are paying off in new and scalable ways. See how green can work for you by checking out these forward-looking business models. Sun, 07 Jul 2013 09:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227295 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227295 From Powering Businesses to Empowering Kids Fresh out of college with an enviable consultant job, Andrea Lo decided to quit so she could create Piggybackr, an online platform that helps kids raise money for causes. Sat, 08 Jun 2013 10:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226899 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226899 How to Prepare an Effective Crowdfunding Pitch Crowdfunding -- whether through donated contributions or equity investments -- is coming of age as a game changer for startups. Here's how to create a persuasive pitch. Tue, 07 May 2013 09:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226576 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226576 Turning Passion Into Profits: An Investment Banker Goes to the Dogs She left a banking career in New York for a sunnier life in California. Now, Andrea Servadio is co-founder of Fitdog Sports Club, which must grow to stay ahead of the pack. Fri, 08 Mar 2013 10:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225993 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225993 Should You Outsource Your Customer Service? Call center technology can now combine, customize and expand your customer communications while reducing costs. So would outsourcing boost your business? Wed, 23 Jan 2013 10:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225510 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225510 Smart Ways to Send Business Gifts This Season Today's gamut of beliefs and sensitivities can turn holiday business gifts into an etiquette minefield. Here's how to give grateful good cheer without crossing any lines. Sat, 08 Dec 2012 11:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225181 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225181 Turning Passion Into Profits: A Wine Wizard Bets on Old World Science Winemaker Randall Grahm created the famously successful Bonny Doon Vineyard by making wines no one else dared attempt. Now, he's moved on to an even riskier bet. Tue, 21 Aug 2012 03:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224193 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224193 Turning Passion Into Profits: Creating Buzz With Beeswax Dedicated to producing sustainable all-natural bath and body products, Amy and David Rzepka bank on bees to build their expanding home-based business. Mon, 28 May 2012 08:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223595 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223595 Taking Your Business Mobile: The Basics Can customers view your business website on a smartphone? Should your business have an app? We walk you through the basics of going mobile. Mon, 16 Apr 2012 10:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223330 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223330 Could Your Business Survive Without You? Seventy-five percent of small-business owners have no real succession plan -- a potential recipe for disaster. This entrepreneur's accidental fate tells a cautionary tale. Wed, 15 Feb 2012 09:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/222753 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/222753 How to Win Over Investors in Three Minutes or Less Every entrepreneur should have a killer elevator speech that'll grab investors' attention. Here's how to write one. Fri, 14 Jan 2011 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217844 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217844