Starting a Business
News and Articles About Starting a Business
More than one in 10 Americans were developing their own business in 2012, according to the U.S. Global Entrepreneurship Monitor released today. Here's a look at the demographics of the community.
Student entrepreneur Nathan Grotticelli on learning from the trials and triumphs of those who are more experienced in entrepreneurship.
An app that helps you pick out high heels. An online service that sends you trendy socks. These tech startups aim to give the fashion industry a digital upgrade.
Think college taught you everything you need to know about the real world? Think again.
No matter how great your idea, if you don't have a solid market, you're wasting your time. Here are four ways to be more strategic about positioning your business idea for the right customers.
Workplace expert and entrepreneur Liz Elam on knowing when to say when to working out of your local café in favor of more professional accommodations.
Google and Donald Trump have invested big money in crowdfunding projects, RocketHub and A&E are teaming up, and new CNBC reality show 'Crowd Rules' premieres tonight.
A strong business name helps define your company in the market. Here is a guide to making yours meaningful and memorable.
Social entrepreneur Melinda Gates spoke about the importance of making ethical choices and leaving a mark on humanity during her 2013 commencement speech at Duke University.
The world's most glamorous industry is getting a digital overhaul as investors pour money into a wave of fashion-tech startups.
Kris Wittenberg vowed to put "Be Good to People" on a T-shirt after an unpleasant encounter. Five years later, she's ready to turn her sideline into a main event.
Workplace expert and entrepreneur Liz Elam offers some advice about starting a business with little experience.
We tackle the ethical dilemmas of pretending to be bigger than you are, selling products you get for free, and quitting your job to become the competition.
With graduation day just around the corner, find out the best places for new grads to live.
Being the little fish in a small pond can be advantageous for young entrepreneurs.
Can't just let it be? WotWentWrong.com offers assistance for the dumped.
A look at which major U.S. cities are the best for women business owners, and seven tips to help them get started.
With the U.S. spending $3 trillion on health care per year, the race is on to improve an inefficient system. We ask entrepreneurs at Blueprint Health accelerator to share their best tips for starting up.
To keep your business running smoothly, it's crucial to have a clear division of duties. Here's how to set up a business with shared responsibilities-- for greater satisfaction and greater rewards.
A U.S. Chamber of Commerce study out this week breaks down what each state in the U.S. is doing to promote small-business growth.
In two surveys released today, small-business owners report being more optimistic about their company's future, though concerns persist about government regulation, the economy, taxes and health care.
As investment grows in education technology, more entrepreneurs are looking to start businesses. Here are tips from those in the trenches.
A new report ranks the top cities for startups based on lending, business friendliness, hiring pool and local economy.
A profitable startup that can make the world a better place? It's a win-win.
Running expert Eric Orton developed a new shoe to help athletes put their best foot forward.