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The Roots of This Family Business Reach Back to the Original Popcorn Machine
Family Businesses

The Roots of This Family Business Reach Back to the Original Popcorn Machine

The Cretor family has been in the snack business well over a hundred years and is reasing a new generation to continue the legacy.
Daphne Mallory
To Help Your Startup Succeed, Invest in Your City
Community

To Help Your Startup Succeed, Invest in Your City

Here are a few tips to help support and strengthen the existing startup space in your community.
Jason Kulpa
Steve Case: 'The Team You Build Will Define the Company You Build'
If I Knew Then

Steve Case: 'The Team You Build Will Define the Company You Build'

The co-founder and former CEO of AOL believes success is found through collaboration.
Nina Zipkin
6 Selling Points About Working for a Small Startup
Hiring

6 Selling Points About Working for a Small Startup

Your fledging company can compete for the best employees by marketing its newness to its advantage.
Joshua Steimle
4 Ways Your Company Benefits From Giving Back
Philanthropy

4 Ways Your Company Benefits From Giving Back

Using profits to improve the community that hosts your company doesn't hurt the bottom line, it helps immeasurably.
John Boitnott
Community

7 Lessons for Building Powerful Networking Communities

The best newtorking strategy is to think first of what you have to offer.
John Rampton
How Knowing Yourself Leads to More Productivity and Efficiency
Productivity

How Knowing Yourself Leads to More Productivity and Efficiency

The problem with many plans is that they depend on your changing your life to match what someone else says will work, rather than your understanding yourself well and deciding to budget your time accordingly.
Kate Swoboda
Has Your Company's Charitable Giving Become an Empty Ritual?
Charity

Has Your Company's Charitable Giving Become an Empty Ritual?

Contributing to the community can energize employees and build ties in a myriad of directions.
Brian Fielkow
In Ecommerce Push, Tumblr Adds 'Buy,' 'Browse' Buttons
Ecommerce

In Ecommerce Push, Tumblr Adds 'Buy,' 'Browse' Buttons

The growing social platform has added action buttons to posts from four partners, including Etsy and Kickstarter.
Nina Zipkin
Hate Being Stuck Behind a Desk? 7 Business Ideas for You.
Business Ideas

Hate Being Stuck Behind a Desk? 7 Business Ideas for You.

If you're driven by getting out and meeting new people, these businesses might be for you.
Nina Zipkin
Soleil Moon Frye: 'There's Never Been a Better Time to Be a Mompreneur'
Mompreneurs

Soleil Moon Frye: 'There's Never Been a Better Time to Be a Mompreneur'

The 'Punky Brewster' actress discusses balancing life as a mother to three young kids and running her online party supplies business, P.S. XO, which just announced its merger with the retail party line Seedling.
Laura Entis
5 Tips for Succeeding When Your City's Startup Scene Sucks
Startup Cities

5 Tips for Succeeding When Your City's Startup Scene Sucks

Entrepreneurs live in communities across the country beyond Silicon Valley and Silicon Alley. Here's how to maximize your area's offerings.
Miles Jennings
Running a Business While Dealing With a Personal Loss
Hard Times

Running a Business While Dealing With a Personal Loss

How do you face tremendous emptiness and grief when you have a company to run? Find out how other entrepreneurs found their way.
Heather R. Huhman
Success Strategies

For Entrepreneurs in Developing Countries to Succeed, They Need This

Just like entrepreneurs living in Silicon Valley, founders in developing countries need one important element to thrive.
Elizabeth Schaeffer Brown