Trends

Entrepreneurs Don't Follow Trends -- They Create Them.
Editor's Note

Entrepreneurs Don't Follow Trends -- They Create Them.

The future is yours to create.
Amy Cosper
The 5 Biggest Buzzwords in Tech Right Now
Buzzwords

The 5 Biggest Buzzwords in Tech Right Now

Phrases like 'synergy' and 'big data' are on the way out. See what's taking their place.
Tiny Hotels Are a Big Trend
Hotels

Tiny Hotels Are a Big Trend

Hotel chains are beefing up their amenities and shrinking their room size.
Michelle Castillo
How Food Makers Are Convincing America to Eat Bugs
Food Businesses

How Food Makers Are Convincing America to Eat Bugs

A swarm of companies selling insect-based food items has descended upon the American market. Can they persuade consumers that eating bugs isn't a punishment?
Kate Taylor
How to Be a Trendsetter
Trends

How to Be a Trendsetter

If you rely on creativity, invest resources in identifying trend and invite a fresh perspective on what your company provides its customers, you won't be chasing the current trends; you will be defining them.
Mike Templeman
5 Trends Reshaping Social Media
Social Media

5 Trends Reshaping Social Media

Mobile technology, big data and platforms that appeal to various demographics are growing social media into an ever-more powerful force in marketing and communications.
John Rampton
6 Trends That Are Shaping the Future of Crowdfunding
Crowdfunding

6 Trends That Are Shaping the Future of Crowdfunding

Understanding these innovations will help you get the most out of the brave new world of peer-to-peer financing.
Jodi Helmer
Meet the Ambitious Franchisees Who Turned Modest Investments Into Bustling Businesses
Franchises

Meet the Ambitious Franchisees Who Turned Modest Investments Into Bustling Businesses

Low-cost franchises are proving lucrative for those willing to put the time and energy into building them up.
4 Trends in Home-Office Design
Home Offices

4 Trends in Home-Office Design

Whether your style is minimalistic or multipurpose, you have design options when work and home collide.
Eat Less, Exercise More: Americans Are Finally Doing It
Health

Eat Less, Exercise More: Americans Are Finally Doing It

We still have a ways to go, but this is promising news.
Laura Entis
The 12 Disruptive Tech Trends You Need to Know
Trends

The 12 Disruptive Tech Trends You Need to Know

McKinsey's in-house think tank compiled a cheat sheet for the future of tech.
Anne VanderMey
Human + A.I. = Your Business Future
Artificial Intelligence

Human + A.I. = Your Business Future

A wave of startups are part of a new trend that promises to radically simplify our lives by making it harder to determine whether we're communicating with a person or computer code.
Nir Eyal
Why Some Say Cord-Cutting Is a Myth
TV Industry

Why Some Say Cord-Cutting Is a Myth

Television executives argue the threat of cord-cutting has been greatly exaggerated.
Capitalizing on the Millennial Love of Mobile Apps
Mobile Apps

Capitalizing on the Millennial Love of Mobile Apps

Younger people use smartphones a lot and engagement with mobile apps is soaring.
Patrick Schock