Government Shutdown http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/government-shutdown The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Government Shutdown en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Mon, 25 Nov 2013 15:45:00 GMT The Ridiculous Thing One Congressman Said About Self-Driving Cars Recent comments from a congressman in New Jersey are an example of how some regulatory schemes are downright scary. Mon, 25 Nov 2013 15:45:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230097 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230097 Ray Hennessey Recent comments from a congressman in New Jersey are an example of how some regulatory schemes are downright scary. 10 Stories From the Web to Know About This Week Why Twitter has staying power, a progressive pitch in NYC, play with your pet remotely via Petcube, putting the iPad Air through the ringer, why small businesses should love Bitcoin. This week's notable news and tantalizing tidbits for entrepreneurs. Fri, 08 Nov 2013 19:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229864 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229864 Brad Crescenzo Why Twitter has staying power, a progressive pitch in NYC, play with your pet remotely via Petcube, putting the iPad Air through the ringer, why small businesses should love Bitcoin. This week's notable news and tantalizing tidbits for entrepreneurs. Former SBA Chief on 3 Keys to a Better U.S. Entrepreneur Economy High-growth firms have a huge potential for creating U.S. jobs. According to Karen Mills, there are three key components to getting there. Mon, 28 Oct 2013 10:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229611 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229611 Karen Mills High-growth firms have a huge potential for creating U.S. jobs. According to Karen Mills, there are three key components to getting there. Buffett to Congress: Stop Using Debt Limit as Weapon Billionaire investor Warren Buffett says the threat to not raise the nation's debt limit is a 'political weapon of mass destruction' both sides need to resist. Wed, 16 Oct 2013 17:17:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229471 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229471 Alex Crippen Billionaire investor Warren Buffett says the threat to not raise the nation's debt limit is a 'political weapon of mass destruction' both sides need to resist. Franchisees Suffer as Shutdown Hurts Sales, Expansion Plans As the government shutdown stretches on, some franchisees find themselves lacking customers and in need of frozen SBA loans. Tue, 15 Oct 2013 16:46:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229452 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229452 Kate Taylor As the government shutdown stretches on, some franchisees find themselves lacking customers and in need of frozen SBA loans. 10 Stories From the Web to Know About This Week RoboRoaches for sale, iBeengo wants you to go too, a MBA for entrepreneurs, the war on working from home, Burberry CEO on the future of retail and design, A tech writer goes on a social-media diet. This week's notable news and tantalizing tidbits for entrepreneurs. Fri, 11 Oct 2013 14:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229353 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229353 Brad Crescenzo RoboRoaches for sale, iBeengo wants you to go too, a MBA for entrepreneurs, the war on working from home, Burberry CEO on the future of retail and design, A tech writer goes on a social-media diet. This week's notable news and tantalizing tidbits for entrepreneurs. Starbucks CEO Launches Petition to End Government Shutdown Howard Schultz, the CEO of Starbucks, will give customers the opportunity to sign a petition calling for an end to the government shutdown. Fri, 11 Oct 2013 13:22:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229360 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229360 Lyneka Little Howard Schultz, the CEO of Starbucks, will give customers the opportunity to sign a petition calling for an end to the government shutdown. 7 Consequences of the Potential Debt Default What will happen if the U.S. defaults on its debt obligations? Here are 7 possible outcomes -- and they don't look good. Thu, 10 Oct 2013 16:38:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229344 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229344 Jeff Cox What will happen if the U.S. defaults on its debt obligations? Here are 7 possible outcomes -- and they don't look good. Restaurants in Federal Spaces Forced to Close Doors Amid Government Shutdown Private businesses located on national parks and in federal buildings face substantial losses during government shutdown. How should owners react? Wed, 09 Oct 2013 16:55:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229312 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229312 Kate Taylor Private businesses located on national parks and in federal buildings face substantial losses during government shutdown. How should owners react? Starbucks' Free Coffee Promotion Isn't Actually About Ending the Government Shutdown Starbucks appears to be sending a message about cooperation to lawmakers in Washington, but it's really just getting more customers into its stores. Wed, 09 Oct 2013 13:50:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229307 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229307 Ray Hennessey Starbucks appears to be sending a message about cooperation to lawmakers in Washington, but it's really just getting more customers into its stores. Starbucks CEO Asks Business Leaders to Speak Out Against Shutdown Outspoken Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz is calling for business leaders to work to encourage compromise and end the government shutdown. Tue, 08 Oct 2013 15:32:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229295 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229295 Kate Taylor Outspoken Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz is calling for business leaders to work to encourage compromise and end the government shutdown. 6 Startup Events and News to Watch This Week Austin Startup Week kicks off with a battle of the bands, the Shutdown threatens to thwart D.C.-area businesses, great minds connect at the Inc. 500|5000 awards. This week's notable news and startup events for entrepreneurs. Mon, 07 Oct 2013 12:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228749 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228749 Brad Crescenzo Austin Startup Week kicks off with a battle of the bands, the Shutdown threatens to thwart D.C.-area businesses, great minds connect at the Inc. 500|5000 awards. This week's notable news and startup events for entrepreneurs. With Shutdown and Shootout, Washington D.C. Businesses Report Significant Losses In Day 4 of the federal government shutdown, many D.C.-area businesses are struggling to cope with reduced sales. Fri, 04 Oct 2013 18:50:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228741 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228741 Shayna Meliker In Day 4 of the federal government shutdown, many D.C.-area businesses are struggling to cope with reduced sales. 10 Stories From the Web to Know About This Week In the category of epic role reversals, the New York Daily News makes big companies pitch to startups and other need-to-know stories from this week. Fri, 04 Oct 2013 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228732 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228732 Brad Crescenzo In the category of epic role reversals, the New York Daily News makes big companies pitch to startups and other need-to-know stories from this week. Government Shutdown: What You Need to Know Confused about the government shutdown? Here's a look at which agencies are affected and what you can expect from Congress in the days and weeks to come. Tue, 01 Oct 2013 16:38:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228672 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228672 John W. Schoen Confused about the government shutdown? Here's a look at which agencies are affected and what you can expect from Congress in the days and weeks to come. What Donald Trump, Martha Stewart and Other Entrepreneurs Tweeted About the U.S. Government Shutdown Politics and business don't always mix but these owners spoke out about the shutdown. Tue, 01 Oct 2013 16:05:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228665 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228665 Jason Fell Politics and business don't always mix but these owners spoke out about the shutdown. Government Shutdown Would Close Pipelines of Credit to Main Street Businesses As Republicans and Democrats draw battle lines in the sand, small businesses seeking capital may be left in the cold. Mon, 30 Sep 2013 17:08:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228645 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228645 Catherine Clifford As Republicans and Democrats draw battle lines in the sand, small businesses seeking capital may be left in the cold. How a Government Shutdown Could Affect Small Businesses With the deadline to work out a deal on a 2011 budget fast approaching, small business owners find they have a lot at stake. Thu, 07 Apr 2011 12:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/219443 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/219443 Diana Ransom With the deadline to work out a deal on a 2011 budget fast approaching, small business owners find they have a lot at stake.