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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 your HR department or hiring manager is thinking about vetting job applicants via social media sites, consider these consequences.
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.
A recent episode of the new Spike-TV series offers a road map for saving a sinking business.
The co-founder of a successful music distributor for independent artists talks about staying nimble in a fast-changing industry.
The Princeton Review surveys more than 2,000 schools each year to rank the 50 best entrepreneurship programs. Here's our 2011 list, plus a look behind the numbers.
The co-founder of a breakthrough app for retail rewards talks about what it takes to build an innovative company.
LooptWorks founder Scott Hamlin reveals his list of top tweeters for upcycling.
How to negotiate past an impasse when the stakes are high.
'You build your leadership online as well as in your office,' says entrepreneur Joe Fernandez.
Small companies often can hire great sales pros if they commit to competing for them in the job market, the sales training expert says.
Exploring New Markets
Investigation finds small-business contracts might actually be going to larger companies.
Whether you are trimming your operation to streamline your successful business or save your recession-affected enterprise, consider these tips.
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