Gwen Moran

Gwen Moran

Gwen Moran is a freelance writer and co-author of The Complete Idiot's Guide to Business Plans (Alpha, 2010).

How to Build an Ethical Business Culture
Growth Strategies

How to Build an Ethical Business Culture

Three steps to make sure your employees' behavior is above board.
Should You Pass on a CEO?
Make More Happen

Should You Pass on a CEO?

Management isn't for everyone. Four ways to let someone else take charge of your company without feeling like you are losing control.
Crowdtilt Makes Group-Funding Available to Everyone
Entrepreneurs

Crowdtilt Makes Group-Funding Available to Everyone

The social fundraising site powers money raising efforts for everything from charities to joint vacation rentals.
Entrepreneur Offers Alternatives to the High Cost of Solar Energy
Finance

Entrepreneur Offers Alternatives to the High Cost of Solar Energy

OneRoof Energy wants to change the way homeowners think about solar energy, and how much it costs.
4 Ways to Get New Employees Off on the Right Foot
Growth Strategies

4 Ways to Get New Employees Off on the Right Foot

Make the most of a new hire's first weeks with these tips to make them feel productive and welcome.
4 Ways to Manage the Perils of  'Friend-ployees'
Make More Happen

4 Ways to Manage the Perils of 'Friend-ployees'

How to maintain your authority when you become close with your employees.
How Two Entrepreneurs Created an Environmentally Friendly Camp Stove
Technology

How Two Entrepreneurs Created an Environmentally Friendly Camp Stove

BioLite CampStove could be a force in reducing air pollution and deforestation all while charging your cellphone and toasting s'mores.
3 Steps for Fixing Big Business Blunders
Growth Strategies

3 Steps for Fixing Big Business Blunders

Everyone makes mistakes, here's advice from a pro on how to come back strong after even the most embarrassing slip-ups.
7 Frugal Startup Tips from Millionaire Entrepreneurs
Ready To Launch

7 Frugal Startup Tips from Millionaire Entrepreneurs

Even the most successful business owners pinched pennies when starting up -- and many still do. Consider their money-saving advice when starting a business.
Need to Vent? Forget the Couch, Startup Moves Therapy Online
Entrepreneurs

Need to Vent? Forget the Couch, Startup Moves Therapy Online

With digital diaries and video chats, PrettyPaddedRoom.com offers online counseling for woman and a "nice play to go crazy."
4 Lessons for Overcoming Setbacks from Food Network Star Guy Fieri
Customer Experience

4 Lessons for Overcoming Setbacks from Food Network Star Guy Fieri

What the Food Network host learned about listening to his customers after he lost his first restaurant in a fire.
Investors Bank on the Appeal of a Startup's Design-Focused Office Products

Investors Bank on the Appeal of a Startup's Design-Focused Office Products

Even with the e-commerce site still in beta, the startup drew $6 million in venture capital in February.
Finding Business Success in a Farm-Inspired Food Niche
Ready To Launch

Finding Business Success in a Farm-Inspired Food Niche

How Green B.E.A.N. Delivery grew its membership-based organic farm and food-delivery business.
How Customer Data Can Help Build Better Marketing Campaigns
Marketing Bootcamp

How Customer Data Can Help Build Better Marketing Campaigns

Online service Windsor Circle uses customer purchase histories to help small businesses improve their email marketing.
Can You Be a Tough Boss Without Being a Jerk?
Leadership

Can You Be a Tough Boss Without Being a Jerk?

Four rules to avoid crossing the line from tough to mean.