Small Businesses http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/small-businesses The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Small Businesses en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:25:00 GMT Despite Access to Credit, Many Business Owners Are Reluctant to Take on Debt A new survey from Sageworks finds that over 75 percent of small-business owners have never applied for a loan. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:25:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235926 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235926 Laura Entis A new survey from Sageworks finds that over 75 percent of small-business owners have never applied for a loan. Software for Small Businesses Can Help Them Grow, and Be Profitable for You Too One of the top issues for business owners is finding time, so technology solutions are needed to ease the burden. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235809 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235809 Stuart Wall One of the top issues for business owners is finding time, so technology solutions are needed to ease the burden. With Eye on Small Businesses, Google Gets Into the Domain Registration Game The new service is aimed at getting more businesses to get online in order to connect with and find new customers. Tue, 24 Jun 2014 15:50:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235116 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235116 Benjamin Kabin The new service is aimed at getting more businesses to get online in order to connect with and find new customers. Why You Should Incorporate Your Information Marketing Business As the owner of an information marketing business, running it as a sole proprietor may not be your best choice. Here's why incorporating may be a good move for you. Thu, 19 Jun 2014 13:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234835 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234835 Entrepreneur Bookstore As the owner of an information marketing business, running it as a sole proprietor may not be your best choice. Here's why incorporating may be a good move for you. Your Business' Legal Game Plan for the Summer Slowdown While your company's pace is at a manageable hum, check for overlooked permitting issues and that all operations comply with regulations. Tue, 17 Jun 2014 20:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234816 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234816 Nellie Akalp While your company's pace is at a manageable hum, check for overlooked permitting issues and that all operations comply with regulations. Why Security Should Be Top of Mind When Creating a Business Because startup founders can be slow to install safeguards against cyber attacks, criminals often target new companies. Tue, 17 Jun 2014 18:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234788 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234788 Joe Ross Because startup founders can be slow to install safeguards against cyber attacks, criminals often target new companies. The New Legal Economy and What It Means for Small Companies So far, most of the Internet resources for hiring lawyers have targeted price not quality. But now innovative options are emerging that might shake up the marketplace. Thu, 12 Jun 2014 22:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234748 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234748 Basha Rubin So far, most of the Internet resources for hiring lawyers have targeted price not quality. But now innovative options are emerging that might shake up the marketplace. Best Practices for Businesses Using Facebook Have a Facebook page but don't know what to do with it? Here are some tips from business owners who rely predominately on the social network to fuel their marketing efforts. Wed, 04 Jun 2014 18:18:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234532 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234532 Geoff Weiss Have a Facebook page but don't know what to do with it? Here are some tips from business owners who rely predominately on the social network to fuel their marketing efforts. Entrepreneurs are Weakening as Job Creators, But Don't Blame Washington New-business job creation has declined, and not for the reasons you might think. Wed, 04 Jun 2014 12:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234450 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234450 Scott Shane New-business job creation has declined, and not for the reasons you might think. Facebook Shares Social Strategies at First-Ever Small Business Boot Camp Roughly 900 local business owners attended the symposium, marking Facebook's first-ever effort to reach out to entrepreneurs face-to-face. Tue, 03 Jun 2014 19:52:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234499 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234499 Geoff Weiss Roughly 900 local business owners attended the symposium, marking Facebook's first-ever effort to reach out to entrepreneurs face-to-face. Four Lessons Entrepreneurs Can Learn from Fitbit Why FitBit's "quantified self" approach works for businesses too Fri, 23 May 2014 21:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233949 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233949 Sabrina Parsons Why FitBit's "quantified self" approach works for businesses too If Given the Choice, Most Small-Business Owners Say They'd Start Up Again A recent survey found that for more than 80 percent of small-business owners, the rewards outweigh the challenges. Wed, 21 May 2014 19:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234134 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234134 Laura Entis A recent survey found that for more than 80 percent of small-business owners, the rewards outweigh the challenges. Please Don't Call Yourself a Small-Business Owner What does that really mean, anyway? And do people really identify themselves like that? Wed, 07 May 2014 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233618 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233618 Gene Marks What does that really mean, anyway? And do people really identify themselves like that? By the Numbers: U.S. Veteran-Owned Businesses (Infographic) Veterans turn to entrepreneurship at greater rates than the rest of the population. Here's what that means for America. Mon, 11 Nov 2013 20:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229886 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229886 Brian Patrick Eha Veterans turn to entrepreneurship at greater rates than the rest of the population. Here's what that means for America.