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Go for Chess Not Checkers When Running a Business
Leadership

Go for Chess Not Checkers When Running a Business

Whether it's detective work, coaching or entrepreneurship, the best people are playing chess while the rest are playing checkers.
John Brubaker
From American Express to eBay, Businesses Cheer Arizona's Vetoing of Anti-Gay Bill
Leadership

From American Express to eBay, Businesses Cheer Arizona's Vetoing of Anti-Gay Bill

Arizona Governor Jan Brewer vetoed a law that would have given business owners the right to refuse service to customers because of religious beliefs.
Catherine Clifford
Report: The Fancy Getting $53 Million From American Express and Will Smith
Finance

Report: The Fancy Getting $53 Million From American Express and Will Smith

Credit card company American Express and actor Will Smith are apparently sinking $53 million into online retail service The Fancy.
Tom Cheredar
Women Entrepreneurs: Still a Long Way to Go, Baby
Growth Strategies

Women Entrepreneurs: Still a Long Way to Go, Baby

Women-owned businesses may represent a big source of potential growth for the U.S. economy and jobs.
Laura Lorber
Trend Watch: You Can't Keep a Good Woman Down
Entrepreneurs

Trend Watch: You Can't Keep a Good Woman Down

As women continue to launch companies at a rate exceeding the national average, here's a look into the growth trends of their enterprises.
Michelle Juergen
Small Business Saturday Kicks Off
Marketing

Small Business Saturday Kicks Off

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg urges consumers across the country to support independent merchants on Nov. 26.
Colleen DeBaise