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Here is a look at some of the programs that will keep startups growing in the months to come.
You may not have the resources to hire a competitive intelligence specialist, but small businesses can still unearth plenty of information about rivals.
Starting a Business
If you'd like to see other entrepreneurs take high-stakes business gambles, nothing beats Discovery Channel's hit Friday-night show 'Gold Rush Alaska.'
In your view, is the popular protest movement against the financial industry good or bad for your business? The U.S. overall? Your fellow business owners straddle both sides of the debate.
With the year's prime shopping season looming, here are some tips for improving your website to boost sales.
Eliminating a planned tax on government contractors is viewed as good news by business groups. But will it spur the hoped-for hiring?
'Turnaround King' reality-TV star Grant Cardone broadcasts his mastermind group meetings on Ustream. Here are some entrepreneurship lessons from one of his recent discussions.
You can never stop trying to win new customers. After all, your competitors are probably trying to win over your customers right now.
Looking for more and better input on your products or services? Consider these ideas -- and skip those annoying pop-up surveys.
Where is the line between being responsive to customers' needs, and simply letting customers call the shots?
'Cake Boss' Buddy Valastro of Carlo's Bakery shows why his business is a success. No matter how weird the request, his customers are always right.
The downturn has created two classes of business owners, according to a recent survey. Here's what the movers do that the head-shakers don't.
Zombie-related sales are a $5 billion market opportunity any entrepreneur can feast on. Here are a four ways you can reap some zombie-related profits -- and they're not just for Halloween, either.
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Small businesses create most of the jobs, we've often been told. But is it true? See which two types of businesses have been adding jobs, according to new data.
Make More Happen
As fewer shoppers may visit stores this holiday season, you'll have to get more of them to buy to see sales grow. Here are some tips.