Entrepreneur: Latest from Cynthia E. Griffin 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 Tue, 23 Nov 2004 00:00:00 GMT Five Real-Life Franchise Funding Success Stories Having trouble landing your share of funding? These true-life stories will show you how five other entrepreneurs did it. Tue, 23 Nov 2004 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/74296 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/74296 Having trouble landing your share of funding? These true-life stories will show you how five other entrepreneurs did it. Wealthy Returns Get-rich-quick seminars promise the American dream, but do they really deliver? Our writer went undercover to find out. Thu, 04 Dec 2003 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/25068 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/25068 Get-rich-quick seminars promise the American dream, but do they really deliver? Our writer went undercover to find out. Springboard Boot Camp Reveals Trends in VC Funding It's a different VC world than it was a few years ago--but one that many women business owners find appealing. Thu, 03 Apr 2003 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/60666 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/60666 It's a different VC world than it was a few years ago--but one that many women business owners find appealing. Ladies in Waiting Will franchising ever be a woman's world? Fri, 01 Nov 2002 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/56274 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/56274 Will franchising ever be a woman's world? In the Money True stories of "how I got my franchise start-up capital" Tue, 02 Jul 2002 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/23534 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/23534 True stories of "how I got my franchise start-up capital" The Job That Never Ends Beating the local business community's drum is a lot harder than it used to be. Sat, 01 Jun 2002 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/51954 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/51954 Beating the local business community's drum is a lot harder than it used to be. Who's to Judge? Wait and see what Bush does for women entrepreneurs. And wait . . . and wait . . . Sat, 01 Dec 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/46222 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/46222 Wait and see what Bush does for women entrepreneurs. And wait . . . and wait . . . Mixing It Up They may not have the numbers yet, but women are making waves in the traditionally all-boy world of franchising. Thu, 01 Nov 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/45244 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/45244 They may not have the numbers yet, but women are making waves in the traditionally all-boy world of franchising. Olden Days Will the stock market suffer as boomers use investments to live on in retirement? Thu, 01 Nov 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/45272 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/45272 Will the stock market suffer as boomers use investments to live on in retirement? Fed Up? Slow pay, bundled contracts, low profits . . . is government contracting even worth it? Thu, 01 Nov 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/45276 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/45276 Slow pay, bundled contracts, low profits . . . is government contracting even worth it? Corporate Comforts The right relationship with a corporate insider can bring out the best in both worlds. Thu, 01 Nov 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/45294 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/45294 The right relationship with a corporate insider can bring out the best in both worlds. Now What? The SBA's got a new leader. Now all it needs is a decent budget...support...focus... Mon, 01 Oct 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/44276 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/44276 The SBA's got a new leader. Now all it needs is a decent budget...support...focus... All Tied Up When does owning too much of your own company get to be a conflict of interest? Mon, 01 Oct 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/44282 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/44282 When does owning too much of your own company get to be a conflict of interest? Gender Blender Boys don't have cooties, so don't be afraid to mingle at mixed-gender functions. Mon, 01 Oct 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/44294 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/44294 Boys don't have cooties, so don't be afraid to mingle at mixed-gender functions. It's Your Move How to make it through when cash is tight Mon, 01 Oct 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/44340 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/44340 How to make it through when cash is tight Bargain Hunters In search of the ridiculously inexpensive franchise Fri, 14 Sep 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/44418 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/44418 In search of the ridiculously inexpensive franchise Small Ideas Why is it that some women never look beyond the term "small-business owner"? Sat, 01 Sep 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/43300 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/43300 Why is it that some women never look beyond the term "small-business owner"? What's Going On? The latest in upcoming events, plus grants, loans and programs Wed, 01 Aug 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/42418 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/42418 The latest in upcoming events, plus grants, loans and programs Take Me to Your Leader New Senate committee head says he'll look at big issues in a small-business light. Wed, 01 Aug 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/42472 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/42472 New Senate committee head says he'll look at big issues in a small-business light. Planning a Stag Party? Hold off on the keg. Experts are still debating whether stagflation will show up. Wed, 01 Aug 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/42476 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/42476 Hold off on the keg. Experts are still debating whether stagflation will show up. Pool Party Women's money and women's businesses coming together for the good of all women Wed, 01 Aug 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/42508 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/42508 Women's money and women's businesses coming together for the good of all women Do You Need an Accountant? Accountants are more than number-crunchers; they can be an integral part of your strategic planning team. Wed, 01 Aug 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/42920 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/42920 Accountants are more than number-crunchers; they can be an integral part of your strategic planning team. Mass Appeal Reaching consumers nationwide is this restaurateur's plan for her healthy fast-food business. What will it take? Sun, 01 Jul 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/41344 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/41344 Reaching consumers nationwide is this restaurateur's plan for her healthy fast-food business. What will it take? Something Ventured From angels to vcs, new roads for investment capital continue to open up. Sun, 01 Jul 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/41388 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/41388 From angels to vcs, new roads for investment capital continue to open up. Lost Count The U.S. Census Bureau gets stingier about classifying businesses as women-owned. Sun, 01 Jul 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/41500 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/41500 The U.S. Census Bureau gets stingier about classifying businesses as women-owned. Learn by Pitching Business plan competitions and venture forums might be nerve-racking, but they can also get you the cash you need. Sun, 01 Jul 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/42054 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/42054 Business plan competitions and venture forums might be nerve-racking, but they can also get you the cash you need. Where Do You Stand? Some say the new administration isn't exactly oozing with support for new start-ups; some say help is on the way. So what's the truth? Sun, 01 Jul 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/42326 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/42326 Some say the new administration isn't exactly oozing with support for new start-ups; some say help is on the way. So what's the truth? What's Going On? This month: online help for small-biz owners, film financing and a competition for young female entrepreneurs Fri, 01 Jun 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/40476 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/40476 This month: online help for small-biz owners, film financing and a competition for young female entrepreneurs Girl School What makes a young woman want to own a business? A little education will help. Fri, 01 Jun 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/40608 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/40608 What makes a young woman want to own a business? A little education will help. Campus Invasion Silicon Valley, the Wharton School is headed your way. Fri, 01 Jun 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/40642 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/40642 Silicon Valley, the Wharton School is headed your way.