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If there's one thing Americans love, it's free shipping. Here are seven popular ways to offer this much desired perk.
Mike Michalowicz, author of The Toilet Paper Entrepreneur, shares tips on how struggling businesses can turn it all around.
Mike Wolfe, creator and star of the TV show American Pickers, is leveraging a popular passion for the past to build the multimedia empire of the future.
Inventor and founder Sara Blakely on how she comes up with new ideas for her body-slimming undergarment company.
In the chaos that follows a natural disaster, here are the top mistakes business owners make in filing insurance claims.
If productivity is lagging at your business, ask yourself these five questions about your management style.
Co-founder of an upcycled clothing and accessories maker describes a new frontier for product innovations.
What can you do to get ready for another downturn? Here are 10 ideas for how to position your business for success despite tough times.
Founder of the counterculture coffee brand talks about how he's managed to innovate within the age-old coffee industry.
Steve Jobs died at the age of 56. We're reprising this article as we look back at his extraordinary life.
Growing Your Business
The Obama administration's new effort to trim inefficient practices and wasteful spending might help small businesses the most.
Looking for inspiration? You'll get it from the stories of these entrepreneurs who have turned challenges into opportunity.
Employees can make or break your success as a small business owner. Here's how to make better hires.
If you're thinking about leaving your business behind, some careful planning up front can make it a smooth transition that ensures your company thrives after you're gone.
The Orchard's Richard Gottehrer shares his views on staying relevant during an industry shift.
Motivation and Retention
The billionaire entrepreneur shares his advice for promoting your business's best asset.
Hiring is bouncing back in certain pockets around the U.S. Use these tips to help recruit the cream of the crop.
Don't just rely on annual performance reviews. Create an ongoing communication with your employees to help them be their best.
Tips to use five-step procedures as a management tool to improve your business.
Job seekers can hold a grudge if you reject them for a position. Here's how to avoid their fury.
How three entrepreneurs made a comeback after personal and business challenges.
If you're in the business of selling information -- from books and podcasts to seminars and consulting -- protect your information and your business with these legal steps.
Small companies aren't immune from workplace behavior problems. Here's what to do about them.
The Orchard's Richard Gottehrer on how he stays on the cutting edge amid the upheaval in the music industry.
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