Gwen Moran

Gwen Moran

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

SaleSpider: A New Business Matchmaker Site
Ready To Launch

SaleSpider: A New Business Matchmaker Site

With online dating sites as an inspiration, the founder of SaleSpider.com developed a site that connects small and midsize businesses with big opportunities
How an Earplug Company Supports Jobs for 200 People with Disabilities
Growth Strategies

How an Earplug Company Supports Jobs for 200 People with Disabilities

How one earplug company supports jobs for 200 people with disabilities.
Marketing Bootcamp

Three Tips for Building an Online Community

Focus on the interests of your community, not just your own product, and you're likely to end up with loyal customers.
Three Options When You Can't Pay Your Taxes
Finance

Three Options When You Can't Pay Your Taxes

What to do when you can't pay the taxes you owe by April.
How a Company Aiding Nonprofits Secured Venture Capital
Marketing Bootcamp

How a Company Aiding Nonprofits Secured Venture Capital

A new way for small nonprofits to tap into big audiences and raise awareness and exposure online.
Good Deals, for Good

Good Deals, for Good

A discount site adds a charitable twist to online shopping, supporting both local businesses and nonprofit causes
Study: Women Angel Investors Are More Cautious
Finance

Study: Women Angel Investors Are More Cautious

Does gender affect how investment decisions are made?
10 Business Investments to Make Now
Business Optimization

10 Business Investments to Make Now

Business owners reveal the expenditures that paid off -- big-time.
Three Tips for Finding a Franchise Location
Franchises

Three Tips for Finding a Franchise Location

How much should your franchisor help in finding the right location?
Six Tips for Building Buzz on a Budget
Marketing Bootcamp

Six Tips for Building Buzz on a Budget

Six tips for building buzz on the cheap.
Beyond Plain-Vanilla: Reinventing Ice Cream
Ready To Launch

Beyond Plain-Vanilla: Reinventing Ice Cream

How Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams found success in pricey pints.
Business Optimization

Four Tips for Subleasing Office Space

Those offices you're paying for and not using can bring in some extra cash. But being a landlord can be tricky business.
How to Check a Customer's Credit Worthiness
Finance

How to Check a Customer's Credit Worthiness

Know the risks and what to ask before extending credit to your customers.
A Champion of Entrepreneurs Shares Her Financing Strategy
Finance

A Champion of Entrepreneurs Shares Her Financing Strategy

To expand its community and grow at a more patient pace, Daily Grommet decides to steer clear of VC firms--for now
A Social Entrepreneur Helps Homeless Dogs
Starting a Business

A Social Entrepreneur Helps Homeless Dogs

A restaurateur develops a line of clothing to help control the pet population.