Entrepreneur: Latest from Michelle Prather 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, 01 Sep 2002 00:00:00 GMT Home, Cheap Home Looking to hit young adult consumers where they live? Try their parents' houses. Sun, 01 Sep 2002 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/54448 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/54448 Looking to hit young adult consumers where they live? Try their parents' houses. In the Bags Hand-beaded accessories have treated Christiana Lapetina-Johnson almost as kindly as she treats her employees. Mon, 01 Apr 2002 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/49796 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/49796 Hand-beaded accessories have treated Christiana Lapetina-Johnson almost as kindly as she treats her employees. Ga-Ga for Google Users are fans of the company's highly relevant searches. We're fans because Google is a dotcom that's making money. Mon, 01 Apr 2002 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/49804 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/49804 Users are fans of the company's highly relevant searches. We're fans because Google is a dotcom that's making money. ┬┐Que Tal? The Hispanic market keeps on buying, even when you throw a recession in its way. Mon, 01 Apr 2002 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/49984 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/49984 The Hispanic market keeps on buying, even when you throw a recession in its way. Child Stars Reaffirming the American way, kids are showing new entrepreneurial interest. Mon, 01 Apr 2002 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/49992 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/49992 Reaffirming the American way, kids are showing new entrepreneurial interest. Solo Mission Paul Stannard used to make software for other companies. When he turned 40, he decided to make the profits his own. Fri, 01 Mar 2002 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/48980 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/48980 Paul Stannard used to make software for other companies. When he turned 40, he decided to make the profits his own. Bunny Money Along with the May flowers, April showers bring a very profitable holiday season. Fri, 01 Mar 2002 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/49124 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/49124 Along with the May flowers, April showers bring a very profitable holiday season. Customs Dictates Regardless of any increased security concerns, life goes on for importers and exporters. Fri, 01 Mar 2002 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/49154 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/49154 Regardless of any increased security concerns, life goes on for importers and exporters. Keep It Coming Worried September 11 relief has busted the SBA's budget? Congress has you covered. Fri, 01 Mar 2002 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/49162 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/49162 Worried September 11 relief has busted the SBA's budget? Congress has you covered. Fire Fight U.S. workers are complaining about immigrant labor--this time, it's technology layoffs. Fri, 01 Feb 2002 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/48324 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/48324 U.S. workers are complaining about immigrant labor--this time, it's technology layoffs. Laurel Touby "Thirtysomething" founder of Mediabistro.com in New York City Fri, 01 Feb 2002 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/48326 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/48326 "Thirtysomething" founder of Mediabistro.com in New York City European Theater Entrepreneurship is finally getting the rave reviews it deserves across the pond. Fri, 01 Feb 2002 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/48334 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/48334 Entrepreneurship is finally getting the rave reviews it deserves across the pond. Talk of the Town Think your city is too small to build a business in? How does population 650 sound? Fri, 01 Feb 2002 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/58828 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/58828 Think your city is too small to build a business in? How does population 650 sound? Tragic Taste When does showing your company's support cross the "downright tacky" line? Tue, 01 Jan 2002 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/47298 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/47298 When does showing your company's support cross the "downright tacky" line? Drink Tank Grab a cold one and read on to uncover the latest trends in the beverage industry. Tue, 01 Jan 2002 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/47314 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/47314 Grab a cold one and read on to uncover the latest trends in the beverage industry. The Quilted Picker-Upper Celebrating the highs (and the lows) of dotcom culture with a needle and thread. Tue, 01 Jan 2002 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/47320 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/47320 Celebrating the highs (and the lows) of dotcom culture with a needle and thread. No. 1 With Everything Make it a combo. Subway is going home with its 10th No. 1 franchise title. Tue, 01 Jan 2002 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/47378 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/47378 Make it a combo. Subway is going home with its 10th No. 1 franchise title. Where, Oh Where? The next entrepreneurial hot spot may be coming soon to a city near you. Sat, 01 Sep 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/43282 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/43282 The next entrepreneurial hot spot may be coming soon to a city near you. Suit Up! Sick and tired of bruised hip bones and ugly surf gear, these two surfer chicks became hip-bone-saving wet-suit designers and heroines of water-sports-loving women everywhere. Wed, 01 Aug 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/42462 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/42462 Sick and tired of bruised hip bones and ugly surf gear, these two surfer chicks became hip-bone-saving wet-suit designers and heroines of water-sports-loving women everywhere. No Turning Back The dotcoms may be dying off, but their corporate culture is here to stay. Wed, 01 Aug 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/42468 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/42468 The dotcoms may be dying off, but their corporate culture is here to stay. Run! It's the Internet! Global consumers may be too scared to buy from your site. Wed, 01 Aug 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/42486 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/42486 Global consumers may be too scared to buy from your site. What's That Smell? With the fragrances (like tomato and dirt) this fashion-student-turned-fragrance-mogul has concocted, it could be anything. But we're betting it's the sweet smell of success. Sun, 01 Jul 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/41398 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/41398 With the fragrances (like tomato and dirt) this fashion-student-turned-fragrance-mogul has concocted, it could be anything. But we're betting it's the sweet smell of success. Good Thinking Lonely burden of innovation wearing you down? Tap the entrepreneurial zeal in your employees, and they'll start pitching ideas faster than you can implement them. Sun, 01 Jul 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/41420 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/41420 Lonely burden of innovation wearing you down? Tap the entrepreneurial zeal in your employees, and they'll start pitching ideas faster than you can implement them. 'Tis the Season Why wait 6 months when the Southern Hemisphere is ripe now? Sun, 01 Jul 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/41490 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/41490 Why wait 6 months when the Southern Hemisphere is ripe now? You Suck! Don't take it personally: That's just post-dotcom backlash talking. Or is it? Sun, 01 Jul 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/41566 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/41566 Don't take it personally: That's just post-dotcom backlash talking. Or is it? Damn Yankees American brands are sparking enduring trends abroad. So why do they hate us for it? Fri, 01 Jun 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/40614 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/40614 American brands are sparking enduring trends abroad. So why do they hate us for it? Encore Performance Practice makes perfect, but can it bring success in the world of dotcoms? Fri, 01 Jun 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/40620 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/40620 Practice makes perfect, but can it bring success in the world of dotcoms? Pimpin' the Clothes Sex sells. Pimps sell sex. See an equation trying to form? Fri, 01 Jun 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/40632 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/40632 Sex sells. Pimps sell sex. See an equation trying to form? The Tables Are Turning Julie Gaines tells us her and her husband's tales of trekking cross-country in search of tableware, entering the international market-and holding their own against Macy's. Thu, 10 May 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/40478 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/40478 Julie Gaines tells us her and her husband's tales of trekking cross-country in search of tableware, entering the international market-and holding their own against Macy's. Do A Little Dance . . . Getting techies off their tushes and onto the dance floor Tue, 01 May 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/39594 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/39594 Getting techies off their tushes and onto the dance floor