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Business Owners Take SBA Chief to Task
At a town hall at National Small Business Week, some entrepreneurs complain to Karen Mills about access to credit and high health insurance costs.
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How the 'Little Guy' Can Partner With Big Companies
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7 Tips for Networking
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Do You Really Need to Code?
Online classes and night-school courses in programming are hot. But whether entrepreneurs need to be fluent in computer code is still open to debate.
What's Hot in Venture Capital in 2012
New York investors make predictions as to which sectors will receive funding in the coming year.
Revealing the Readers' Choice Winner
Here's a look at the gift you voted as your favorite in this year's Indie Merchant Holiday Gift Guide.
Is Your Favorite in the Lead?
There are just three short days left to vote for your top choice in our Indie Merchant Holiday Gift Guide. Here's a sneak peek at the scoreboard leaders.
A Gift For Tangle-Free Listening
The last item to make our Indie Merchant Holiday Gift Guide is a pair of Zipbuds earphones.
A Gift That Has All The Elements
Today's featured item from our Indie Merchant Holiday Gift Guide is this Periodic Table of Elements necklace made by My London Sun.
Forget the Pie -- It's Key Lime BBQ Sauce
The next item selected for our Indie Merchant Holiday Gift Guide is this tangy key lime BBQ sauce made by Reva Foods.
Really, It's Not Sent From My iPhone
Need a present for the smartphone-obsessed person in your life? The latest entrant in our gift guide is this snail-mail stationery made by Red Letter Paper Co.
A Present for Your Pooch
Today's featured item from our Holiday Gift Guide is a dog treat pouch made by Sara Bella Upcycled.
Get a Load of This: A Gift That Weighs Luggage
Today we reveal the latest pick for our gift guide -- a digital luggage scale made by EatSmart Products. Talk about practical!
Getting a Kick Out of Social Responsibility
The next item selected for our Indie Merchant Holiday Gift Guide is a fair-trade certified soccer ball made by Senda Athletics.
No Animals Were Harmed to Make This Lip Balm
Today's featured item from our Holiday Gift Guide is a vegan lip balm set made by Sprout Skincare.