Entrepreneur: Latest from Margaret Littman 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 Mon, 28 Apr 2014 13:30:00 GMT To Boost Tourism and Combat Erosion, This Company Is Installing Artifical Reefs in the Sea Walter Marine has installed more than 35,000 reefs in waters in the U.S., Saudi Arabia, Mexico and other countries. Mon, 28 Apr 2014 13:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232873 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232873 This Company Rents Out High-End Trailers For Camping and Corporate Events A fleet of Airstreams packs a multifaceted business plan. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232063 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232063 Accidental Entrepreneurs Create a Thriving Textile Business When it comes to theatrical materials, one company is center stage. Tue, 28 Jan 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229687 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229687 The Boom Market for Niche Fitness Events Founded by former Seattle Seahawks offensive tackle Chris McIntosh, Dirty Girl obstacle-course events are running up big bucks. Sat, 07 Dec 2013 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229354 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229354 Beyond Secret Santa: Holiday Traditions That Build Teams A company's holiday traditions should be more about mission-building than gift-giving or hall decking. Here’s how you can use the holidays to build engagement with your team. Thu, 05 Dec 2013 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229391 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229391 Avoid These Off-Site Work Party Mistakes Even when you hold your holiday party off-site, you’re still the host and a successful party relies on your good planning. Here are four mistakes to avoid. Tue, 03 Dec 2013 14:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229608 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229608 Simple Solutions for Better In-Office Parties For a fun, morale boosting office party, keep these tips in mind. Mon, 02 Dec 2013 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229566 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229566 18 Easy Ways to Say 'Thanks' In an ideal world, your staff should feel appreciated 365 days a year. In the real world, gratitude sometimes gets forgotten. Here are 18 suggestions for remedying that. Thu, 21 Nov 2013 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229989 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229989 Better Branded Holiday Gift Ideas (Slideshow) Go beyond pens and calendars to create a branded business gift that will get your company remembered. Mon, 11 Nov 2013 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/229817 http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/229817 What to Expect From Hotel Room Service Now Room service options are changing and, in some cases, disappearing altogether. Here's what the changes mean to you. Fri, 16 Aug 2013 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227435 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227435 The Flip-Flops That Help Pay Medical Bills Hari Mari donates $3 from each pair of flip-flops they sell to hospital units that accept uninsured patients. Sat, 10 Aug 2013 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227095 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227095 8 Ways Hotel Room Service Is Changing Hotels have created some unique alternatives to the traditional $40 scrambled eggs in bed. Here's what to expect when you're on the road. Fri, 19 Jul 2013 09:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/227323 http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/227323 3 Team-Building Activities That Can Build Trust When trust is on the line, these adventures can help strengthen your team in new ways. Thu, 23 May 2013 08:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226737 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226737 How Home Soda Making Devices Became the Next Big Thing Sales of a carbonation device go from flat to sparkling. Sat, 18 May 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226067 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226067 Go-Anywhere Cameras Snap up a Devoted Following Popular GoPro cameras offer a 'you're there' perspective on life. Sat, 23 Feb 2013 09:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225435 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225435 Pulled Super-Bowl Ad Creates Super Buzz for Soda Upstart SodaStream pokes at Coke and Pepsi and sees its ad declined by CBS. Fri, 01 Feb 2013 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225637 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225637 College Entrepreneur of 2012: Bryan Silverman An enterprising young trep capitalizes on a captive audience with toilet paper you can read. Tue, 18 Dec 2012 10:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225217 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225217 A Luxury Shoemaker's Surprise Family Business Philip Nappi discovers that his passion of footwear runs in the family. Sat, 24 Nov 2012 08:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224720 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224720 Mining Company Branches Out into Recreation Coal Creek Company's Brent Galloway added a recreation and camping site on the mine's property. Fri, 28 Sep 2012 03:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224266 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224266 3 Creative Business Ideas That Were Before Their Time Some visionary ideas came before the world was ready for them. Tue, 25 Sep 2012 02:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224284 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224284 4 Innovative Business Ideas That Changed Everything These innovative ideas set new standards, and they all stated with someone who noticed a problem that needed solving. Tue, 25 Sep 2012 02:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224285 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224285 A Former Broker Taps Into His Passion for Vintage Guitars A CEO's knack for buying low and selling high combined with his love of vintage musical instruments led him to revive Chicago Music Exchange. Fri, 14 Sep 2012 10:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223952 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223952 How a Surf Vacation Led to a New Niche in Women's Swimwear An investment-banker-turned-entrepreneur finds success in a line of bikinis designed to stay on, no matter how rough the surf. Sat, 04 Aug 2012 04:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223793 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223793 Scentsy and the Sweet Smell of Success A couple's last-ditch entrepreneurial effort fends off bankruptcy in favor of a balmy future. Sat, 02 Jun 2012 03:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223477 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223477 A Not-So-Nutty Business Idea Justin Gold put the squeeze on his product and found success in natural foods. Sun, 01 Apr 2012 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223111 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223111 A Dad's Cautionary Advice Led to a Growing Family Business After a near-accident while training for a marathon, an entrepreneur develops a line of identification gear for outdoor athletes. Sat, 25 Feb 2012 02:58:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/222778 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/222778 Brewing Up a New Business Idea from a Coffee Castoff KonaRed squeezes a smart business out of coffee production leftovers. Tue, 17 Jan 2012 08:04:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/222454 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/222454 Idea for an Organic Potting Soil Business Hits Pay Dirt Mark Highland's Organic Mechanics is blooming. Mon, 12 Dec 2011 09:04:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220681 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220681 Why Artists Are Buying into Chattanooga Artists gave Chattanooga's Southside a new life--and the neighborhood returned the favor. Tue, 25 Oct 2011 08:52:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220533 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220533 A Focus on Sustainable Building in Providence, R.I. Two architects in Providence, R.I., contained their plans and found new reasons to recommit themselves to their city along the way. Tue, 25 Oct 2011 08:50:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220536 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220536