Finding The Right Business

Saying Yes to the Extreme Proposal Biz
Starting a Business

Saying Yes to the Extreme Proposal Biz

Cleveland's Perfect Proposal transforms proposals into events rivalling the wedding itself.
Marti Benedetti
Serial Inventor Behind UrgentRx Proves Where There's a Will, There's Room on the Shelf
Data-Driven Marketing

Serial Inventor Behind UrgentRx Proves Where There's a Will, There's Room on the Shelf

Jordan Eisenberg has squeezed into consumers' overstuffed wallets, invented new ways to sell his product at the drug store checkout counter and, most recently, scored marketing gold by wiggling his product into celebrity swag bags.
Catherine Clifford
Why Your Mobile App Sucks And Will Never Sell
Business Accelerated

Why Your Mobile App Sucks And Will Never Sell

Make these six mistakes when developing and marketing your app and you'll be hard-pressed to see success.
Rahul Varshneya
3 Ingredients to a Kick-Ass Restaurant
Starting a Business

3 Ingredients to a Kick-Ass Restaurant

If you want to open your own restaurant, be prepared for stiff competition. Here are three ways to make your establishment stand out from the pack.
David Koji
Out of Fresh Business Ideas? Try This.
Starting a Business

Out of Fresh Business Ideas? Try This.

Everyone has experienced a dry spell when it comes to generating ideas. Here are seven steps to keep your idea well full.
Victor Hwang
How a Squinting Dog Inspired a $3 Million Company
Ready To Launch

How a Squinting Dog Inspired a $3 Million Company

When their border collie had trouble seeing during a game of fetch, Roni and Ken Di Lullo invented Doggles, tinted sport goggles for dogs.
Jodi Helmer
3 Tech Startups Poised to Disrupt the Comic Book Industry
Starting a Business

3 Tech Startups Poised to Disrupt the Comic Book Industry

Comic-Con is sold out. Comic book movies are cleaning up. Are comic books a thing of the past? Not if these digital startups can help it.
Shiwani Srivastava
Finance

Software and Biotech Companies Lead the Pack in VC Funding

Venture-capital funding increased slightly in the second quarter from the previous quarter, according to a new report.
Cheryl Winokur Munk
AlleyNYC Founder on Running a Co-Working Space and Getting into One
Coworking

AlleyNYC Founder on Running a Co-Working Space and Getting into One

To find out how to catch the eye of the hottest co-working spaces, we chatted with Jason Saltzman of AlleyNYC.
Andrea Huspeni
How a New Grocery Store Concept Reduces Waste and Increases Profits
Small Business - Big Impact

How a New Grocery Store Concept Reduces Waste and Increases Profits

Two brothers created a zero-waste, packaging-free grocery store that operates in a smaller space and provides healthier food choices.
The Rise of Online Entrepreneurs: Ecommerce By the Numbers (Infographic)
Data-Driven Marketing

The Rise of Online Entrepreneurs: Ecommerce By the Numbers (Infographic)

With online sales growing, more entrepreneurs are breaking into ecommerce. Here's a look at this thriving industry.
Kathleen Davis
Frozen-Yogurt Franchise Fight Heats Up
Franchises

Frozen-Yogurt Franchise Fight Heats Up

'Go self-serve or go home,' says one competitor. Franchises get creative to differentiate themselves in an increasingly crowded frozen-yogurt market.
Catherine Clifford
Starting a Business

Startups and Investors Bet on the Drone Economy

Entrepreneurs are betting on a future full of flying robots that can do anything from survey crops to make a delivery.
Cadie Thompson
Venture for America and Its Quest to Spread Entrepreneurship Beyond Silicon Valley
Ready To Launch

Venture for America and Its Quest to Spread Entrepreneurship Beyond Silicon Valley

In an effort to expand entrepreneurship across the U.S. and provide some much needed jobs, this nonprofit is looking to the nation's college students.
Andrea Huspeni