Entrepreneur: Latest from Ericka Chickowski 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 Fri, 13 Jan 2012 03:20:00 GMT Building a Business on Storytelling and a Spoken-word GPS Broadcastr pins people's stories to a map of the world, creating a collective living history. Fri, 13 Jan 2012 03:20:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/222467 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/222467 Five Tools for a Smarter Business Smaller companies can enjoy the benefits of business intelligence software without the overhead. Here are a handful of resources that make it happen. Thu, 10 Nov 2011 10:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220550 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220550 A Business Plan Tool That Helps Size Up Your Odds of Success Enloop pushes the emotional clouds out of the startup process to give entrepreneurs a clear view of their business plan. Thu, 08 Sep 2011 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220250 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220250 Ways to Back Up Your Smartphone You know how important it is to back up your business computers--but what about your smartphones? Here are some of the best services and apps for preventing loss. Tue, 26 Jul 2011 17:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220003 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220003 Six Tips for Surviving a Cyber Security Threat How to thwart threats to your company's computer system. Tue, 26 Jul 2011 09:40:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220036 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220036 Cybercriminals: A Look at Their World and Their Threat to Business A disturbing look at the far-reaching depths of the cybercriminal network--and what you can do to make sure the bad element stays out of your company. Tue, 26 Jul 2011 09:34:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220034 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220034 Apple's iPad or the Samsung Galaxy? Small-Business Users Debate The Samsung Galaxy Tab is one of the first real credible tablet challengers to Apple's iPad. But are its more limited apps a hindrance or an advantage? Tue, 21 Jun 2011 17:08:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/219831 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/219831 Why You Shouldn't Wall Off Your Web Content Content gates hold you back from connecting with customers, says marketing strategist David Meerman Scott. Tue, 24 May 2011 13:48:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/219649 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/219649 The Pros and Cons of Cloud-Based Amazon Web Services In this month's Can't Live With/Can't Live Without column, two business owners explain their opposing views on the remote computing service for web sites. Tue, 24 May 2011 12:28:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/219617 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/219617 E-Signatures Streamline the Contract Process E-signatures streamline the contract process Tue, 22 Feb 2011 14:07:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218118 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218118 Business Owners Weigh In on Facebook Messaging Don't be a Zucker. Facebook's new e-mail messaging system might help you better manage your contacts -- or waste your time. Tue, 22 Feb 2011 12:12:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218114 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218114 Using Online Video to Market Your Business Use online video to market your business. Here's to hoping you don't have a face only a mother could love. Tue, 25 Jan 2011 07:35:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217908 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217908 MacBook Air: Early Adopters Debate Its Merits Business users of Apple's new MacBook Air say it's the unit they've been waiting for. But it's price can be a deterrent. Tue, 25 Jan 2011 07:21:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217881 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217881 Website Analytics Tool Omniture: Love It or Loathe It Omniture, a website analytics tool, has legions of fans who use it to understand user behavior metrics and site stats. Tue, 23 Nov 2010 07:32:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217535 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217535 Time to Run Mobile apps that'll track your billable hours. Tue, 23 Nov 2010 07:22:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217573 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217573 A Guide to Business Mobility Choosing a mobile service? Here's how to decipher the plans, available devices and jargon from the major carriers. Wed, 20 Oct 2010 11:02:18 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217459 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217459 Keyboards to Type Home About These Bluetooth-enabled keyboards will ease the pain of typing on your smartphone. Wed, 20 Oct 2010 07:21:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217436 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217436 Is it Time to Dump Office? Five things to keep in mind when assessing free alternatives to Microsoft Wed, 20 Oct 2010 07:21:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217439 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217439 To See or Not to See? Videoconferencing is more popular than ever, thanks to the ubiquity of broadband and increased acceptance of remote working. Wed, 20 Oct 2010 07:19:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217438 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217438 How Secure Are You? The majority of small businesses are still plagued by cyber attacks, lost devices and poor backup and recovery processes. Mon, 20 Sep 2010 23:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217299 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217299 Voice Off Features like call routing, screening and voice-to-text functionality--and the lack of a price tag--give Google Voice strong appeal to more than 1 million users. Others can't get over the quirks. Sometimes you get what you pay for. Mon, 20 Sep 2010 23:21:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217308 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217308 Three Business Professors and the Innovators They Inspired How educators are influencing a new generation of entrepreneurs Mon, 20 Sep 2010 23:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217327 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217327 Attacking Curiosity Poisoning search terms with infected links is a new favorite hacker trick. Make sure your business doesn't fall prey. Mon, 20 Sep 2010 09:44:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217310 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217310 Time to Upgrade A new study finds a big lean toward new tech investment. Mon, 23 Aug 2010 23:52:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217233 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217233 Beware the Bitter Twitter Here are some dos and don'ts in using social networks for communicating. Mon, 23 Aug 2010 23:20:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217234 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217234 Where Healthcare Meets Wireless West Wireless Health Institute is kick-starting innovation in two realms that need each other's help. Mon, 23 Aug 2010 23:19:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217228 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217228 The Hard Truth About Software Licensing Don't be guilty of unknowingly pirating software. Mon, 19 Jul 2010 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/207554 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/207554 6 Must-Have iPad Business Apps Here are our votes for some of the latest and greatest productivity-enhancing apps. Mon, 19 Jul 2010 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/207556 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/207556 Angels Stay Safe from the Law SMBs and startups can celebrate the failure of some proposed financial reforms. Fri, 16 Jul 2010 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/207522 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/207522 Customize Your App Where to go to create a mobile strategy that will set you apart Mon, 21 Jun 2010 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/207148 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/207148