Present a creative idea, and you might take home up to $25,000 in the current crop of contests. Here are details.
How a unique customer-donation program helped a small cafe pay for energy-efficient lighting. But will this fund-raising method gain traction?
Business owners who've survived the downturn have gained some useful skills that could pay off as the economy improves.
Here are two businesses that do a good job of taking a tone with customers.
Owners are finally coming out of survival mode and moving into growth mode. Here are a few suggestions for how to grow without taking on added risks.
Starting a Business
Entrepreneurial veterans get a boost from a new federal initiative that includes a focus on helping veterans seeking to start or grow a business.
Here are some questions to ask in deciding whether the life of a retail shopkeeper is for you.
A new study finally answers the question: How many entrepreneurs were afraid to even apply for a loan during the recession?
Here's how to increase revenue at your home business while keeping it a one-person show.
Tax time is fast approaching, here are some credits that promise amp up your returns.
What can you do to get your business booming again? Profit-management expert Patricia Sigmon offers some tips.
Make More Happen
A new survey shows more than half of small-business owners believe the U.S. economy is backsliding.
Here are six ways to turn customers away from your e-commerce store.
After a decade-long struggle, a new program to boost federal contracts among women-owned businesses kicked in. Will it work?
A look at small-business bankruptcy filings reveals that economic conditions are looking up in some places.