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How to Pick Equity Crowdfunding Investments
Equity crowdfunding

How to Pick Equity Crowdfunding Investments

Once these investments are allowed, the trick will be knowing which companies to back.
Scott Shane
How a Franchisee Super-Group Is Changing the Franchising Landscape
Franchisees

How a Franchisee Super-Group Is Changing the Franchising Landscape

The multi-unit owners started an investment fund to help emerging brands, and the industry is excited by the idea.
Why Venture Capitalists Are Turning to Crowdfunding
Crowdfunding

Why Venture Capitalists Are Turning to Crowdfunding

These platforms let potential investors screen startups and do their due-diligence check in a convenient, standardized fashion.
Judd Hollas
Facebook Discussed Investment in Chinese Smartphone Maker Xiaomi
Facebook

Facebook Discussed Investment in Chinese Smartphone Maker Xiaomi

The political and commercial implications might have squashed the deal, however.
Shareholder Tells Yahoo: Stop the Large-Scale Acquisitions
Yahoo

Shareholder Tells Yahoo: Stop the Large-Scale Acquisitions

Starboard Value said that if Yahoo pursues its rumored purchase of Scripps Networks, it would indicate that a 'significant leadership change' is required at the tech giant.
Everett Rosenfeld
Bitcoin Named Worst-Performing Currency of 2014
Bitcoin

Bitcoin Named Worst-Performing Currency of 2014

Bitcoin's awareness and adoption grew by leaps and bounds this year, but its value did the opposite, plummeting by more than 56 percent.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Warren Buffett Knows It. Reinvesting in Your Business Can Lead to Huge Growth.
Grow Your Business

Warren Buffett Knows It. Reinvesting in Your Business Can Lead to Huge Growth.

If you can apply your time, knowledge and experience in a way that profits your company in the long term, you'll be making a valuable investment.
Brenton Hayden
Richard Branson on Deciding Whether or Not to Invest in a New Venture
Richard Branson

Richard Branson on Deciding Whether or Not to Invest in a New Venture

While there's no exact science for making this decision, there are a few general rules that should help inform your choice.
Richard Branson
Make More Money Right Now by Avoiding These 13 Revenue Sinkholes
Money Savers

Make More Money Right Now by Avoiding These 13 Revenue Sinkholes

Many entrepreneurs are so focused on growing their businesses they don't realize their losses on pointless expenses.
Garrett Gunderson
7 Simple Steps to Master the Game of Money With Tony Robbins
Money Management

7 Simple Steps to Master the Game of Money With Tony Robbins

It's all about money and wealth, but also about the way to become great in all parts of your life.
Lewis Howes
Yahoo Plans to Invest in Snapchat
Snapchat

Yahoo Plans to Invest in Snapchat

The tech giant plans to invest a part of the proceeds from its Alibaba stake in the popular mobile messaging app.
One Entrepreneur's Gem of a Hobby (Infographic)
Hobby Businesses

One Entrepreneur's Gem of a Hobby (Infographic)

Perhaps not oddly, many entrepreneurs prefer a hobby they can profitably scale. One entrepreneur explains how to find the time and inspiration.
Lauren Holliday
Entrepreneur Media Forms Strategic Partnership With AlleyNYC
Entrepreneur

Entrepreneur Media Forms Strategic Partnership With AlleyNYC

An investment and partnership will allow our two companies to grow and collaborate in exciting ways.
Ryan Shea