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How to Move Your Business Data into the Cloud -- Safely
Technology

How to Move Your Business Data into the Cloud -- Safely

The process of migrating to the cloud can loom like a thunderhead over a business. Here's advice on a safer path.
Five Overlooked Legal Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make
Starting a Business

Five Overlooked Legal Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make

When starting a business, details can get lost in the excitement of a new venture. Here are the top legal mistakes unwittingly made by new business owners -- and how to avoid them.
Lisa Girard
Five Steps to Create a Marketing Plan
Starting a Business

Five Steps to Create a Marketing Plan

How business owners can put together a detailed marketing guide for business growth.
Tim Berry
Does Your Home Business Need Insurance?
Starting a Business

Does Your Home Business Need Insurance?

Here's a look at the most common types of coverage for home-based companies and what make sense for your business.
Carol Tice
Ways to Back Up Your Smartphone
Technology

Ways to Back Up Your Smartphone

You know how important it is to back up your business computers--but what about your smartphones? Here are some of the best services and apps for preventing loss.
Ericka Chickowski
Co-creation: How to Harness It For Your Business
Growth Strategies

Co-creation: How to Harness It For Your Business

Co-creation is turning consumerism into teamwork, enabling buyers to be part of a company's innovation.
Michelle Juergen
Ways Inventors Can Get Stuff Made
Growth Strategies

Ways Inventors Can Get Stuff Made

Maybe you don't want to give up the rights to your brilliant idea. We understand. Here are some options for inventors.
Jennifer Wang
Four Fast-Growing Niches in the Travel Business
Starting a Business

Four Fast-Growing Niches in the Travel Business

Have a passion for the travel business? Consider these four niches that are quickly winning over weekend warriors.
Six Tips for Surviving a Cyber Security Threat
Technology

Six Tips for Surviving a Cyber Security Threat

How to thwart threats to your company's computer system.
Ericka Chickowski
Quirky: The Solution to the Innovator's Dilemma
Growth Strategies

Quirky: The Solution to the Innovator's Dilemma

At the age of 24, Ben Kaufman already has a successful startup track record. With Quirky, he's tapped into the power of open innovation and created a place where anyone can become an inventor.
Jennifer Wang
Five Ways to Improve Your Website -- Now
Marketing

Five Ways to Improve Your Website -- Now

If visitors to your site click away within seconds, use these tips to help fix that problem.
Khoa Bui
Looking to Pay Less in Taxes? Consider a Health Savings Account
Finance

Looking to Pay Less in Taxes? Consider a Health Savings Account

How you can transform spending on health care into a tax-savings strategy.
Mark J. Kohler
When's the Right Time to Sell a Business?
Growth Strategies

When's the Right Time to Sell a Business?

Serial entrepreneur Gurbaksh Chahal, founder of ClickAgents, BlueLithium and RadiumOne, shares how he knew it was time to sell his first startup.
10 Ways to Keep IT Systems Secure
Technology

10 Ways to Keep IT Systems Secure

Use these tips to protect your business from hackers, crooks and identity thieves.
Scott Steinberg