Politics

How This App Is Making Civic Involvement Profitable
Apps

How This App Is Making Civic Involvement Profitable

Most Americans agree that government is broken. But only a few brave entrepreneurs have tried to fix it -- and their efforts rarely go well. Brigade's experienced leaders think they can do better.
Jason Ankeny
Vice President Barbie Still Available to Run in 2016
Leadership

Vice President Barbie Still Available to Run in 2016

Let's make playtime great again.
Linda Lacina
8 U.S. Presidents Who Started as Entrepreneurs
Leadership

8 U.S. Presidents Who Started as Entrepreneurs

Is a background in business essential to running the country? Here are several former presidents who transitioned from the boardroom to the Oval Office.
Kara Ohngren Prior
4 Lessons Every Entrepreneur Can Learn From Donald Trump
Motivation

4 Lessons Every Entrepreneur Can Learn From Donald Trump

The billionaire candidate believes in himself 100 percent. Can you say the same about yourself?
Jonathan Long
3 Reasons You Should Care About Puerto Rico's Debt Crisis
Debt

3 Reasons You Should Care About Puerto Rico's Debt Crisis

Despite the severity of the crisis, Congress has not made resolving it a priority, and the issue has been barely mentioned in presidential debates.
Chris Matthews
China Is a Problem, But Higher Tariffs Are Not the Solution
Free Markets

China Is a Problem, But Higher Tariffs Are Not the Solution

Pushing higher tariffs may win Trump some votes, but his politics would yield awful economic policy.
Ray Hennessey
This Election Year, It's Time to Engage With Your Elected Officials
Make More Happen

This Election Year, It's Time to Engage With Your Elected Officials

This year, every entrepreneur's resolution should be to get more involved with local and state lawmakers.
Elizabeth Gore
The One Line in the State of the Union That Shows Why Business Distrusts the President
Politics

The One Line in the State of the Union That Shows Why Business Distrusts the President

Sorry, Mr. President. Companies that treat their employees well are the rule in American business, not the exception.
Ray Hennessey
Tell Us: Who Belongs in the White House?
Politics

Tell Us: Who Belongs in the White House?

Jordan Zimmerman, founder of Zimmerman Advertising, offers his views on who would most help businesses in America.
Tracy Byrnes
Soon, Your Driver's License May Not Be Enough to Get You on a Domestic Flight
Business Travel

Soon, Your Driver's License May Not Be Enough to Get You on a Domestic Flight

You may have to bring extra documentation to the airport depending on how your state is complying with new security standards.
Nina Zipkin
The Challenges of Doing Business in Cuba
Cuba

The Challenges of Doing Business in Cuba

Relations are thawing, but entrepreneurs should tread carefully.
Jason Ankeny
Former Senior Advisor to President Obama Joins GoFundMe
Crowdfunding

Former Senior Advisor to President Obama Joins GoFundMe

Longtime White House communications director Dan Pfeiffer will serve as the popular crowdfunding platform's VP of communications and policy.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How Leaders, in Politics and Business, Use Influence Instead of Power
Leadership

How Leaders, in Politics and Business, Use Influence Instead of Power

True leaders understand the limitations inherent in power and choose to view their role as one of influence.
Ray Hennessey
11 Qualities Our Next President Must Have
Leadership

11 Qualities Our Next President Must Have

The country's divisions can be fixed, provided the next president brings some serious leadership[ chops to the table.
Steve Tobak