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Growing Pains for Social Entrepreneurs

Social enterprises are here to stay. Here's how they can grow to the next level, while still doing good.
10 Trends That Could Change Your Business
Business Ideas

10 Trends That Could Change Your Business

From crowdsourced shopping to mancessories to new ways to get green: The 10 trends that will define opportunity next year.
The Pub Hits the Road
Success Stories

The Pub Hits the Road

It sounds like the wackiest idea ever: A bar on wheels powered by brew-pounding pedalers.
How to Test Your Business Idea
Evaluating Your Idea

How to Test Your Business Idea

Four ways to prove there's a market for your product.
Five Tips for Starting a Food Truck
Restaurant Center

Five Tips for Starting a Food Truck

Here's what you need to know about building a restaurant on wheels.
Business Ideas for Military Veterans
Business Ideas

Business Ideas for Military Veterans

Many veterans have made successful transitions from the service to business ownership. Here are a few options to consider.
Wacky Ideas That Just Might Fly
Business Ideas

Wacky Ideas That Just Might Fly

You may think these ideas are hare-brained, but these entrepreneurs have tapped into their own kooky niches.
From Wall Street to Franchisee
Franchises

From Wall Street to Franchisee

More than 500,000 workers have left the financial sector since the recession began. Many of them became franchisees.
Matching Franchisors With Investors
Franchise Buying Guide

Matching Franchisors With Investors

Dan Shifrin couldn't get money to buy a franchise, so now he connects potential franchisees with investors.
The New Faces of Fashion Entrepreneurship
Retail Center

The New Faces of Fashion Entrepreneurship

How five entrepreneurs turned their creative ideas into profits in the competitive and often capricious world of high fashion.
How to Start a Business with No Money from your Smart Phone
Low-Cost Business Ideas

How to Start a Business with No Money from your Smart Phone

Here's how to launch a shoestring business with virtually nothing.
Starting a Business: The Idea Phase
Business Ideas

Starting a Business: The Idea Phase

You know you want to start a business, but what do you do next? Here's how to find the perfect idea for your business.
Who Says No One is Shopping?
Retail Center

Who Says No One is Shopping?

In just three years, entrepreneurs like Adam Bernhard have created a new retail niche--private sample-sale websites--that has grown into a $1 billion business and changed the way America shops.
Where Healthcare Meets Wireless
Business Ideas

Where Healthcare Meets Wireless

West Wireless Health Institute is kick-starting innovation in two realms that need each other's help.
An Interview with a Jewelry Entrepreneur
Retail Center

An Interview with a Jewelry Entrepreneur

Erica Courtney tells us about the jewelry industry and how she gets her products on the red carpet.
Breaking Into Retail
Retail Center

Breaking Into Retail

Amber Farr,owner of BlondeLA.com. talks about the ins and outs of running a retail shop and the importance of a website for the growth and success of a business.
Creating a Successful Clothing Label
Retail Center

Creating a Successful Clothing Label

Founder & Designer of P.G.D. Style and former Baywatch star Melissa Biggs talks about the steps she needed to take to start P.G.D. Style and what advice she would give to first-time designers.
Cook Up a Successful Restaurant
Restaurant Center

Cook Up a Successful Restaurant

Inca Grill Founder Ana Kishihara talks about the obstacles she has overcome as a foreigner and a single mother to run her own restaurant business.
Home Remodeling Gets Retooled
Automotive

Home Remodeling Gets Retooled

How one online venture is working to update an old industry
The Likes of You
Success Stories

The Likes of You

GetGlue recommends movies, music and books based on what already floats your boat.
Success Stories

The Butch Bakery

The boozy, manly, camouflage-frosted cupcake
I'm an Entrepreneur; Get Me Out of Here!
Success Stories

I'm an Entrepreneur; Get Me Out of Here!

Today's episode: How to turn a class project into a multimillion-dollar business. (No degree required.)
Baby Proof
Success Stories

Baby Proof

An upstart maker of glass baby bottles gets the attention of green-friendly VCs.
20 Business Ideas for Stay-at-Home Parents
Starting a Business

20 Business Ideas for Stay-at-Home Parents

Looking for a new way to make money? Here are 20 businesses that you can start with very little money. You need motivation, a willingness to work hard and a desire to be financially successful.
Need a Business Idea? Here are 55
Low-Cost Business Ideas

Need a Business Idea? Here are 55

You can start any of these home based businesses for less than $5,000.
If That Mini Dress Could Talk
Young Entrepreneurs

If That Mini Dress Could Talk

Well, actually, it does--on a new vintage website where every garment has a "past life."
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