Running a Business

Human Resources

17 Great HR Resources for Entrepreneurs

All of these tools can help you effectively manage your HR needs, giving you the time needed to focus on what you do best.
Failure

7 Failures Every Entrepreneur Must Eventually Face

As you develop yourself as a business owner and work to achieve your goals, you'll inevitably experience these setbacks.
Running a Business

4 Things Every Small-Business Owner Can Do to Finish 2014 Strong

You may be in your busiest time of the year now, but it's wise to start preparing for the new year.
Wholesale Business

5 Secrets to Running a Successful Wholesale Distribution Business

The pros chime in with expert advice on what you should do -- and what you shouldn't -- in order to succeed in this competitive industry.
Entrepreneur Mindset

Always Deliver More, in Business and Life, With These 3 Principles

Make 'more' your mantra to wow your clients and delight your customers.
Employment Issues

5 Questions Struggling Entrepreneurs Must Ask Before Taking a Job

When your dream of self-employment is threatened, when should you suck it up and work for someone else?
Running a Business

Small-Business Owners Who Aren't Experts in Their Fields Will End Up Paying a Hefty Price

If you want to stay relevant, much less open, you should know your product or service in and out, and make sure you employees are well trained.
Finance

Tracking This Metric Will Give You Vital Perspectives on Your Business

With your revenue and costs of goods/services, you can adjust prices or fill holes.
Innovation Now

5 Lessons Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Running

People can learn a lot about running a company by putting on sneakers and hitting the pavement.
Running a Business

4 Simple Steps for Keeping Every Dollar You've Earned in Your Pocket

New business is good but the quickest route to making more money is cutting pointless expenses and getting paid promptly for the work you've completed.
Finance

When Should You Start Paying Yourself?

Of course, you have your own personal expenses to deal with, but there is actually a sound business reason to give yourself a wage.
Stress Management

10 Tips to Help You Remain Sane While Running Your Business

Running your own business can be gratifying, but also stressful. Take this advice and take care of yourself.
Executive Performance

Marathon Runners Make Better CEOs, Study Finds

New research finds a positive correlation between CEO fitness and firm value.
Travel

Surprisingly (or Not), You Can Get a Lot Done Working From Across the Globe

If you've been pushing off those big travel plans, don't wait any longer -- you can still work effectively even from another country.