Magazine

Finance

Where Is Your Business Overspending?

The most unexpected areas of overspending for a small and growing business.

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.
Starting a Business

3 Reasons to Skip the Business Plan

Starting a business is like a prizefight, you can project a path but the road is still full of surprise punches.

The Best Business Bars 2012

The ultimate guide to doing business in a bar

A Fork in the Road

Two experts weigh in on career transitions

Wall Street Through the Rearview Mirror

Finance refugees are earning dividends by parlaying their skills into entrepreneurship

Jargon: Blamestorming

The act of meeting to discuss a failure and find a scapegoat.

When to Hire an Accountant

When QuickBooks takes you only so far, it's time to bring in a financial pro.

Anatomy of the Entrepreneur

What makes entrepreneurs tick?

Jargon: Bacon Job

Definition: A project with no shortage of volunteers; a plum position.

Editor's Note: The Zen Zone

In this issue, we take an in-depth look at leadership -- and what it means to entrepreneurs.

Why More Pro Athletes are Scoring Franchises After Sports Fame

From the NBA to the NFL and NHL, star athletes are aiming to win big in business as they look to their financial futures following sports.

Building a Business on Storytelling and a Spoken-word GPS

Broadcastr pins people's stories to a map of the world, creating a collective living history.

How to Become Your Company's Storyteller

Biographies, product histories and compelling anecdotes can lend a personal touch to any brand--and this resonates with consumers. Here's how to tell your tale.

Jargon: Mucus Trouper

Definition: The colleague who always gets the worst colds, yet still makes it in to work to cough, hack and infect the entire office.