Small Businesses

Big Things Come in Small Packages – The Value of Micro-Franchise Brands

For entrepreneurs looking for small-scale business opportunities, micro-franchises might be the best route.

Jeff Cheatham

5 Ways Small Business Owners Can Embrace Rapid Digital Change to Get Closer to Their Customers

The business that gets closest to the customer wins. Here are five steps for SMBs to stay ahead of the curve.

Sean Allen

5 Ways to Make More Time for Your Small Business

Here are five ways to make more time for your small business and increase your productivity.

Julie Zhu

7 Things Every Small Business Owner in America Should Know About the New 401(k) Retirement Bill

While the Secure Act 2.0 is awaiting U.S. Senate approval, here's a breakdown of the compliance pitfalls for business owners to watch for with this new retirement bill.

Andrew Glaze

5 Tips for Using Cryptocurrency in Your Small Business

We show you how crypto can your increase revenue, broaden financing options, boost savings and accumulate no-risk rewards in your business.

How Entrepreneurs Can Find Great Talent Despite a Labor Shortage

Having the right team in place is essential to running a successful small business.

How to Scale Up Your Small Business from the MVP Phase

Note that scaling up requires certain instinct, determination and learning to be successful.

Zaheer Dodhia

A Single Mom's Tips for Launching and Growing a Business

Single mothers have major advantages when they run their own businesses, and some special cautions, too.

Wendy Keller

17 Bizarrely Brilliant Businesses That Will Help You Fall in Love, Get Revenge and More

In honor of National Small Business Week, check out this selection of strangely creative ventures that might just inspire you to start your own.

Amanda Breen

Expense Reports Are Dead

Expense reports are unnecessary, costly and time-consuming. Here's what small businesses can do instead.

Jeff White

5 of the 10 Best Cities to Start a Small Business Are in One U.S. State

Wallethub conducted a new study surveying over 1,300 U.S. cities.

Emily Rella

Taxes on Small Businesses Across the Globe, Mapped: See Where Rates Are High, Low — and Nonexistent

A study from OnDeck charts the massive corporate-tax discrepancies among nations; find out how yours compares.

Amanda Breen