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Myths That Can Hold New Entrepreneurs Back
Fact vs Fiction

Myths That Can Hold New Entrepreneurs Back

Here are six ways you're making things harder for yourself.
Nina Zipkin
What Dan Price Should Have Done Before Increasing Everybody's Salary to $70K
Income Inequality

What Dan Price Should Have Done Before Increasing Everybody's Salary to $70K

The Gravity Payments CEO has gone from working class hero to a case study in why no good deed goes unpunished.
Heather R. Huhman
The Sad Saga of the $70,000 Minimum Salary Company
Managing Employees

The Sad Saga of the $70,000 Minimum Salary Company

The utopian vision of an entrepreneur who wanted to do his part for income inequality looks shortsighted in the cold light of reality.
Steve Tobak
Can You Convince Your Boss to Pay You a Bigger Salary?
Salary

Can You Convince Your Boss to Pay You a Bigger Salary?

If you think you've been doing outstanding work and you deserve better compensation, there are steps to take before you walk into your boss's office.
SEC Says Companies Must Share CEO-Employee Compensation Ratio With Investors
News and trends

SEC Says Companies Must Share CEO-Employee Compensation Ratio With Investors

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission's new rules have been opposed by many trade groups.
How Much Should You Pay Yourself as a Business Owner?
Starting a Business

How Much Should You Pay Yourself as a Business Owner?

Although you get to decide your own salary, determining the amount might be one of the toughest decisions you'll make.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
Why Rebellious Kids Make More Money Later in Life
Personality Traits

Why Rebellious Kids Make More Money Later in Life

Not listening to your parents may be profitable, research shows.
Benjamin Snyder
You Don't Need a STEM Degree to Make Good Money
Careers

You Don't Need a STEM Degree to Make Good Money

How you can boost your paycheck no matter what field you're in.
Obama Wants to Make More Workers Eligible for Overtime Pay
Legal

Obama Wants to Make More Workers Eligible for Overtime Pay

President Obama's plan would touch nearly every sector of the economy and could face legal challenges.
Why Banning Salary Negotiations Won't Close the Gender Pay Gap
Salary

Why Banning Salary Negotiations Won't Close the Gender Pay Gap

Statistics show that women are paid less than men but the problem resists one-size-fits-all solutions.
Jonathan Segal
Are Small-Business Owners Immoral If They Pay Low Wages?
Employee Compensation

Are Small-Business Owners Immoral If They Pay Low Wages?

The biggest fallacy in the discussion of living wage is looking at the issue from a moral point of view.
Scott Shane
At What Point Do You Reward Yourself for Success?
Entrepreneur Mindset

At What Point Do You Reward Yourself for Success?

Leaving behind a steady income and starting your business introduces a conundrum: When do you get a prize?
Adam Callinan
Would You Make $70,000 the Minimum Salary at Your Company?
Salary

Would You Make $70,000 the Minimum Salary at Your Company?

That's what Dan Price did. He's the founder of Gravity Payments and winner of our Entrepreneur of 2014 award.
Jason Fell
This Entrepreneur Just Announced $70,000 Minimum Salaries for His Entire 120-Person Team
Salary

This Entrepreneur Just Announced $70,000 Minimum Salaries for His Entire 120-Person Team

Dan Price, founder of credit-card processing company Gravity Payments, was also named our 'Established Entrepreneur of 2014.'
Geoff Weiss