Entrepreneur: Latest from Kate Taylor 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 Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:48:00 GMT Taco Bell's New Sister Restaurant Apologizes for 'Communist' Logo Vietnamese sandwich concept Banh Shop promises to change its logo after Vietnamese-Americans called out Taco Bell's parent company for the red star design. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:48:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237600 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237600 Franchise Players: Finding a Franchise With a 'Family' Feel When Nathan Coombs retired from the military, DreamMaker Bath and Kitchen's company culture convinced him that the franchise was the right fit. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 11:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237572 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237572 The 'FOMO Epidemic' and Why It Matters to Millennial-Hungry Businesses Nearly 70 percent of millennials experience 'fear of missing out' – and it's influencing their purchasing decisions. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:37:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237566 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237566 FedEx, UPS and the Postal Service: Where Shipping Rates Are Headed FedEx and UPS are looking ahead to a busy holiday season as ecommerce thrives. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:21:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237561 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237561 Franchise Players: Franchising Instead of 'Reinventing the Wheel' Even though Steve Ferguson works with an established concept as a U.S. Lawns franchisee, his relationship building skills have helped him land $1 million in annual billings. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:11:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237555 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237555 Overexposure to Food Ads Can Make You Lose Your Appetite Food porn no more? A new study shows that when people actually ate a snack after studying dozens of pictures of food they enjoyed it less. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:52:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237535 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237535 New Legislation Would Make Banning Negative Yelp Reviews Illegal Your right to write angry Yelp reviews may soon become law. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:07:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237526 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237526 Franchise Players: The Confusing Realities of Regulation When Paul Danylik opened up an ice cream franchise, he knew he'd have to deal with regulation. He just didn't know how much. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:10:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237466 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237466 Do You Let Employees Show Their Tattoos? Starbucks Doesn't - But That May Change. As Starbucks considers revising its visible tattoo ban, we ask you: Do you think tattoos are important self-expression or unprofessional in the workplace? Fri, 12 Sep 2014 17:56:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237430 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237430 Activist Investor Tells Olive Garden to Google 'How to Cook Pasta' Starboard Value published a snarky, almost 300-page presentation telling Darden Restaurants how to mend the struggling Olive Garden brand. Fri, 12 Sep 2014 16:47:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237425 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237425 Franchise Players: Why Franchisees Have to Be Owners, Accountants, Janitors and Everything in Between Opening a franchise is very different than working in corporate America – and that's a good thing, according to this franchisee. Fri, 12 Sep 2014 14:03:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237417 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237417 Report: 10 Brands Most Likely to Have Franchisees Default on Their Loans Looking into buying a franchise? If you're taking out loans, avoid these big-name franchises. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 15:09:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237376 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237376 McDonald's Wants to Trademark 'McBrunch' The burger chain may be getting ready to open a new front in the fast-food wars. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 16:50:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237306 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237306 Would You Eat Burger King's Black Cheeseburger? Burger King Japan is rolling out a burger that's treated with bamboo charcoal to give its cheese and buns and unnaturally dark shade. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 16:01:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237295 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237295 Why Chipotle Won't Franchise The mega-successful burrito chain says it probably won't go the franchising route. Here's why that's a smart move. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 13:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237252 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237252 Franchise Players: I Used All My Money to Buy a Franchise Alison Paton invested her life savings to become a Papa John's franchisee 23 years ago. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 11:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237271 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237271 Denny's Just Capitalized on Apple's Tech Glitch in a Genius Marketing Move The restaurant chain was quick to latch onto Apple's tech glitch, creating a clever Twitter post that went viral in minutes. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 18:40:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237263 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237263 Why August Was a Terrible Month for McDonald's McDonald's reported a 3.7 percent drop in global sales in August on Tuesday. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 15:37:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237254 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237254 Why Leeza Gibbons Just Bought a Senior Care Franchise The former talk show host turned to senior care franchising after caring for her mother following her Alzheimer's diagnosis. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 12:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237117 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237117 Chick-Fil-A Founder to Be Remembered for Vision, Values S. Truett Cathy, the founder and chairman emeritus of Chick-fil-A, passed away at the age of 93 on Monday. Mon, 08 Sep 2014 18:17:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237219 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237219 For Restaurant Goers, Authenticity Trumps Hygiene Forget the public health department: if customers think a restaurant is authentic, they don't care how clean it is. Mon, 08 Sep 2014 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237187 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237187 Franchise Players: How a Newspaper Editor Developed an Entrepreneurial Mindset Through Franchising As the newspaper industry struggled, Chris Meyer decided it was time to take a leap as an entrepreneur. Mon, 08 Sep 2014 11:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237103 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237103 Starbucks Speeds Up Service at Express Stores, Ups Quality at Starbucks Reserves Starbucks is hoping to entice both high-paying and convenience-craving customers with two new store formats. Fri, 05 Sep 2014 15:59:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237139 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237139 Franchise Players: After 9/11, This Franchisee Sold Everything to Reboot His Career For Andrew Slattery, the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001, were a wakeup call to switch careers and become a franchisee. Fri, 05 Sep 2014 11:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236982 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236982 Georgia Dealerships Attack Tesla's Direct Sales Model Georgia is the latest state to attack the electric car company for selling cars directly to customers instead of through auto dealerships. Thu, 04 Sep 2014 18:58:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237107 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237107 Groupon Helps Restaurants Fill Tables During Off-Hours With Reservation-Based Deals Groupon's latest feature allows businesses to offer deals that can only be redeemed at a specific time of day. Thu, 04 Sep 2014 15:06:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237096 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237096 Franchise Players: I Turned My Small Biz Into a Franchised Location After two decades in the custom closet business, Truman Jepson converted his small business into a franchised location of Closets by Design. Thu, 04 Sep 2014 11:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237056 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237056 Isis Mobile Wallet Changes Name to Distinguish Itself From Terror Group As the terrorist organization ISIS dominates international news, a mobile wallet company with the same name is now calling itself "Softcard." Wed, 03 Sep 2014 18:20:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237068 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237068 What Happens When a Mall Is Split Between Two Minimum Wages? Westfield Valley Fair Mall in California is divided between two minimum wages, each with its own set of problems. Wed, 03 Sep 2014 16:05:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237058 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237058 Franchise Players: Entering a Foreign Market Through Franchising After 55 years operating in the pharmaceutical business in Mexico, Medix decided to enter the American market as a Medifast franchisee. Wed, 03 Sep 2014 11:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237042 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237042