News and Articles About Holidays
The first picks from our Indie Merchant Holiday Gift Guide have arrived. Here's our list of favorites for furry friends.
Expressing a little appreciation can go a long way. Here's how to take it beyond the greeting card sentiments and have meaningful conversations with customers, employees and vendors.
How to go beyond the typical holiday bonus to reward employees.
The restaurant franchise Moe's Southwest Grill has figured out a way to make money on Black Friday: Feed all those shop employees ringing up purchases.
Need a last minute costume idea? We've got you covered.
Calling all artists, designers and craftspeople. We're compiling our 2012 Indie Merchant Holiday Gift Guide. Deadline for submissions is Nov. 1.
It's summer. So we thought we'd explore different ways that even the busiest start-up entrepreneurs can make time to get away.
Palo Alto Software founder Tim Berry talks about his family of entrepreneurs and asks the question: Can young entrepreneurs be cultivated?
As starting a business is no easy task, it might be difficult to embrace a child's decision to follow in your footsteps. But you should try. Here are 8 ways to encourage your little ones.
In the business of love, nothing is sacred -- not even candy hearts and red roses.
For many businesses, January is a dead month. Here are some ideas for how to perk up your post-holiday bottom line.
Here's a look at the gift you voted as your favorite in this year's Indie Merchant Holiday Gift Guide.
There are just three short days left to vote for your top choice in our Indie Merchant Holiday Gift Guide. Here's a sneak peek at the scoreboard leaders.
Not sure what to buy for your hard working employees this holiday season? Check out these suggestions.
Which is your favorite gift in our Indie Merchant Holiday Gift Guide? Cast your vote for the Readers' Choice Award.
The last item to make our Indie Merchant Holiday Gift Guide is a pair of Zipbuds earphones.
Today's featured item from our Indie Merchant Holiday Gift Guide is this Periodic Table of Elements necklace made by My London Sun.
The next item selected for our Indie Merchant Holiday Gift Guide is this tangy key lime BBQ sauce made by Reva Foods.
Need a present for the smartphone-obsessed person in your life? The latest entrant in our gift guide is this snail-mail stationery made by Red Letter Paper Co.
Today's featured item from our Holiday Gift Guide is a dog treat pouch made by Sara Bella Upcycled.
To help you decide, three entrepreneurs share their past experiences.
Meet Luke Knowles, who has made Free Shipping Day bigger than Black Friday.
Today we reveal the latest pick for our gift guide -- a digital luggage scale made by EatSmart Products. Talk about practical!
The next item selected for our Indie Merchant Holiday Gift Guide is a fair-trade certified soccer ball made by Senda Athletics.
Today's featured item from our Holiday Gift Guide is a vegan lip balm set made by Sprout Skincare.