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LinkedIn Shares Are in a Scary Place Right Now
Stocks

LinkedIn Shares Are in a Scary Place Right Now

Linkedin sank to a three-year low in early trading, marking its sharpest decline since going public.
The High-Tech Jet That Could Transform Business Travel: Weekly News
Weekly News Roundup

The High-Tech Jet That Could Transform Business Travel: Weekly News

Plus: We explain what small businesses need to know about global market volatility.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Apple's Tim Cook Made a Rookie Mistake and Might Face SEC Sanctions
Regulations

Apple's Tim Cook Made a Rookie Mistake and Might Face SEC Sanctions

The CEO of Apple, which is notoriously tight-lipped, selectively released information about his company's performance. That's not good.
Ray Hennessey
4 Ways Stock-Market Volatility Affects Every Business
Stocks

4 Ways Stock-Market Volatility Affects Every Business

Entrepreneurs and small-business owners need to pay attention to market swings, whether they like it or not.
Ray Hennessey
Chipotle Plans to Hire 4,000 New Workers in Just One Day
Hiring

Chipotle Plans to Hire 4,000 New Workers in Just One Day

Chipotle's first ever national career day will be held Sept. 9.
Kate Taylor
Stocks Poised for Another Brutal Day as Global Selloff Continues
Markets

Stocks Poised for Another Brutal Day as Global Selloff Continues

The S&P 500 and Nasdaq are headed for correction territory.
Why Entrepreneurs Should Look Past Tech to Find Opportunity
Launching a Business

Why Entrepreneurs Should Look Past Tech to Find Opportunity

The entrepreneurial universe is bigger than just Silicon Valley. Lots of 'analog' businesses are plenty profitable.
Cris Burnam
Will Equity Crowdfunding Buyers Be Able to Sell Their Shares?
Ready To Launch

Will Equity Crowdfunding Buyers Be Able to Sell Their Shares?

Buyers, beware. While private-company shares can now be bought relatively easily, selling them will likely prove more difficult.
Scott Shane
Marketing Bootcamp

The 7 Deadly Digital Sins

Knowing, and avoiding, the errors that undermine online marketing is a responsibility leaders shouldn't delegate.
Simon Lande
The 10 Best Cities for Buying or Selling a Home
Zillow

The 10 Best Cities for Buying or Selling a Home

According to real-estate firm Zillow, sellers on the West Coast have the upper hand, while out East, the equation is reversed.
Laura Entis
6 Bitcoin Basics for Beginners
Bitcoin

6 Bitcoin Basics for Beginners

Everything you need to know about the virtual currency everyone's talking about.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
More Major Retailers Are Getting Ready to Accept Bitcoin
Make More Happen

More Major Retailers Are Getting Ready to Accept Bitcoin

Bitcoin startup Coinbase already makes it possible for Overstock to accept bitcoins as payment. And other big retailers are signing up for its service.
Brian Patrick Eha
Stop Pressuring Companies to Raise Wages
Growth Strategies

Stop Pressuring Companies to Raise Wages

Despite the rhetoric, companies are making workers' lives better and continue to help our economic growth.
Ray Hennessey
Cameron Winklevoss: A 'Sheriff' for Bitcoin's Wild West Is a Good Thing
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Cameron Winklevoss: A 'Sheriff' for Bitcoin's Wild West Is a Good Thing

As the first day of Bitcoin hearings organized by the New York Department of Financial Services got underway Tuesday, regulators explained their priorities while investors expressed concerns.
Brian Patrick Eha