Cost Cutting

McDonald's

McDonald's Cuts Jobs as Restructuring Efforts Continue

Last month, the fast food giant cut hundreds of positions in hopes to cut $300 million by the end of 2017.
Shipping Center

7 Tips for Reducing Your Shipping Costs

The simple task of sending and receiving goods can be one of the most expensive and often overlooked aspects of a business.
Cloud Computing

4 Reasons Small Businesses Should Migrate to the Cloud

From lower costs and easier ways to collaborate, all owners could benefit from the switch.
Target

Target to Cut Thousands of Jobs as It Seeks to Trim Costs by $2 Billion

The big retailer is battling back after a massive data breach and sluggish performances.
Survival Strategies

5 Suggestions When Reducing Costs Is Your Only Option

When you face challenges, follow these tips to make your company stronger.
Success Strategies

Solopreneurs Should Resolve to Focus on Growth and Efficiency to Prosper in 2015

Start the New Year with a fresh marketing initiative or an investment in technology that saves you time and you'll reap returns for years.
Layoffs

Sears Said to Close Stores, Lay Off About 5,500 Employees

The struggling retailer could close more than 100 stores before the end of the year, a news report says.
Cost Cutting

Yahoo Expected to Outline Cost-Cutting Efforts

CEO Marissa Mayer will also give details of how the company is evaluating possible acquisitions as it faces pressure from an activist investor.
Free Resources

Where to Find Free Photos and Never Again Pay for a Website Image

Blogging is not universally lucrative but sprucing up your posts with dazzling images can be done without harm to the bottom line.
Crowdsourcing

Need a New Design? 5 Reasons to Crowdsource It.

Most startups do not have the resources to hire expensive design firms. The alternative provides another way.
Office Space

When Does it Make Sense to Use a Broker to Find Office Space?

Although there are situations when you should go it alone, the service of realtor has many benefits.
Business Unusual

This Company Makes Motion Capture a Cinch

OpenStage uses multiple cameras and advanced algorithms to capture and display motion data in real time, no special suites or elaborate setups required.
Innovation Now

A Highway Illuminated by Glow in the Dark Paint, Not Streetlights

You may have heard of the smart car, but what about a smart highway?
Ridesharing Apps

Lyft Lowers Prices in All Cities by 20 Percent

Fresh off of a new $250 million round of funding, the ridesharing service said it is cutting prices across all markets.
Finances

Shoestring Budget? No Problem. Just Be Creative.

An arts entrepreneur shares four lessons in innovating -- in art form and business style. Marshal resources and build personal connections.