Starting a Business

How a Former Social Worker Took a Nights-and-Weekends Hobby and Turned It Into a Tech Startup
Starting a Business

How a Former Social Worker Took a Nights-and-Weekends Hobby and Turned It Into a Tech Startup

Liz Salcedo is the founder and CEO of Everpurse, which integrates smartphone charging technology into designer handbags.
Catherine Clifford
What's Behind a 10-Year 'Overnight' Success?
Ready To Launch

What's Behind a 10-Year 'Overnight' Success?

A company comes out of seemingly 'nowhere' to capture our attention. Does the name Uber come to mind?
Bobby Campbell
3 Ways to Price Your Work for Your Freelance Writing Business
Freelance

3 Ways to Price Your Work for Your Freelance Writing Business

Smart tips for setting the best rates in order to help your freelance writing business succeed
6 Super-Simple Ideas to Lower Customer Acquisition Cost for Any SaaS
Customer Experience

6 Super-Simple Ideas to Lower Customer Acquisition Cost for Any SaaS

For starters, raise your expectations as to how much customer acquisition will cost you.
Neil Patel
How a Couple of College Kids Turned a Silly Sport into a Booming Business
Wacky Business Ideas

How a Couple of College Kids Turned a Silly Sport into a Booming Business

Bubble soccer is the best kind of business bubble for Damon Grace and Lucas Andrews.
Success Begins When Your Image Matches Your Market
Personal Branding

Success Begins When Your Image Matches Your Market

How you present yourself, in person and online, what will determine if prospects find out more or write you off.
Wendy Keller
How to Make Money Online: The Basics
Marketing Bootcamp

How to Make Money Online: The Basics

If you're thinking of making money selling products or services online, here's a simple checklist to get you going.
Carolyn Sun
The Sharing Economy Is Offering to Fill to Your Tech Support Needs
Ready To Launch

The Sharing Economy Is Offering to Fill to Your Tech Support Needs

A growing number of companies are offering just-in-time tech support for companies that can't afford full time techies but need help quickly.
John Boitnott
These Cities Are the Most Business-Friendly
Cities

These Cities Are the Most Business-Friendly

Meet the top 5 U.S. cities slicing regulatory burdens.
Grant Davis
The 10 Best Cities to Be a Minority Small-Business Owner (Infographic)
Starting a Business

The 10 Best Cities to Be a Minority Small-Business Owner (Infographic)

A new study from Nerdwallet highlights the places where the conditions are most favorable for minority entrepreneurs.
Nina Zipkin
10 Deadly Startup Mistakes to Avoid
Startup Mistakes

10 Deadly Startup Mistakes to Avoid

The more you know of them, the less you'll make them.
Paula Andruss
The 5 Biggest Challenges Our Startup Culture Must Overcome
Challenges

The 5 Biggest Challenges Our Startup Culture Must Overcome

Funding is going disproportionately to the biggest, best established businesses. We have to change that.
Jayson DeMers
Don't Feel an Irresistible Compulsion to Be an Entrepreneur? You're Lucky.
Make More Happen

Don't Feel an Irresistible Compulsion to Be an Entrepreneur? You're Lucky.

A person who works endlessly for no pay on a business that is far more likely to fail that succeed could be called insane, but they prefer "entrepreneur.''
Daniel DiPiazza
The Small Business Market Is a Massive Opportunity No Longer Hiding in Plain Sight
Entrepreneurs

The Small Business Market Is a Massive Opportunity No Longer Hiding in Plain Sight

Small businesses cumulative are a far larger economic force than any one giant corporation.
Russ Fujioka