Christmas: Page 10


All I Want For Christmas Is This Beer Mug

Today's featured item from our Holiday Gift Guide is a conversation-starter made by The Man Registry.


How Do I Deliver a Really Good Toast at the Holiday Party?

The Esquire guy goes on a fact-finding mission to unearth the perfect words to accompany a hoist, whether it's to toast the accomplishments of employees or the tanking of a rival.


Five Ways to Gear Up Your Marketing for the Holiday Shopping Season

The winter holiday shopping season is still weeks away, but the clock is ticking for those making marketing plans.


Can 'Small Business Saturday' Save Christmas?

We're already thinking about the upcoming holiday season -- and how many of our readers who are independent merchants will fare this year.

Operations & Logistics

Holiday Gift Ideas Under $50

Thirty thoughtful employee gifts for small businesses on a budget.


Treat Customers to a Holiday Party

Give your seasonal marketing a personal touch by hosting a special event.

Growing a Business

Joyce Clyde Hall

The Midwestern boy created the modern greeting-card industry, despite losing his first batch of Valentine's Day cards to fire--at a time when Christmas and Valentine's Day were the only card-giving holidays.

Business Ideas

Surviving a Seasonal Business

It takes a year-round effort to maximize profits in your peak season. Here are 4 principles to get you there.

Growing a Business

Running a Seasonal Business

Find out what smart tactics these entrepreneurs use to ensure the success of their seasonal businesses.

Growing a Business

The Best and Worst Holiday Bonuses

Sometimes it's a holiday; sometimes it's hell.


The ABCs of Offering Time Off

Not sure which holidays to offer employees off? Or how much sick time to give? Or what the government requires? This primer will help.

Science & Technology

Tis the Season

Learn how the holidays can help boost your eBay sales with our must-have tips, tactics and advice.


Franchising Profiles

Seasonal Franchises Will Deck Your Halls

Business News

Bright Lights, Big Business

This Christmas Decor franchisee builds a business by being a real-life Santa's helper.