Starting a Business
News and Articles About Starting a Business
Far from the maddening crowds, and five years since the financial crisis, we look at the entrepreneurship scene in Burlington, Vt.; Chico, Calif.; Lehi, Utah; Iowa City, Iowa; and Lansing, Mich.
Not sitting in the c-suite at a company, doesnt mean you cant be a leader. Business coach Antonio Neves offers three tips for becoming a vital resource at your company.
Florida's "happiest place on earth" may be best known for mouse ears, but you'll find startups working on everything from healthy school lunches to hybrid geothermal systems.
A trio of ad execs launches a line of air fresheners for modern men.
An unstable income is almost always guaranteed when just starting your business, but research shows it's one of the top fears that keeps Americans from becoming entrepreneurs.
Chefs Feed has a network of more than 600 chefs that rate and review items at restaurants in 15 U.S. cities.
Knowing when your business is making money.
Deciding how much to pay yourself can be tricky. Here's how to determine what you're worth.
While most young entrepreneurs want to grab the spotlight, few are really ready to handle it. Here, business coach Antonio Neves ticks off three must-have ingredients before your startup is ready for prime time.
How to think about the big picture and create the most effective budget.
There will never be a "perfect" time to start your business, so why not start now?
Part-time employees can be essential to running your business. Here are a few things to consider when hiring.
How to make sure you are keeping your employees safe on the job.
The online handmade marketplace is seeking to reimagine retail.
A look at the recent Florida health club lawsuit between 'YOU FIT' and competitor 'FIT U,' and what your business can learn from it about trademark infringement.
Renting a space for your business can feel overwhelming. Go in armed with knowledge and it will be much easier.
A look at a surprising startup city, plus three other locations to keep your eye on.
When setting up your base of operations for a startup, you have to think not only about location but also about your future needs. Here's what you need to remember before moving in.
The story of one La Cocina graduate and her quest to cook up authentic Mexican tastes.
He missed his shot at Olympic gold, his football career was sidelined by injuries. He has dabbled in modeling and TV presenting. Now, the golden boy may have finally found his footing, in what once would have seemed an unlikely arena: entrepreneurship.
Effective ways to follow up that ensure your business is always in the customer's mind.
In launching a new company, resist the urge to be overly creative and dull when dreaming up your brand name. See our list of branding's cardinal sins.
Customer loyalty is hard to win and easy to lose. Here's how to make the extra effort required to stand out from the competition.