Entrepreneurship

  1. Samsung Vs. Apple: Comparing Business Models (AAPL, SSNLF)

    Read an in-depth review of competing business models in the tech industry, including how Apple and Samsung are redefining ...
  2. How does escheatment impact a company?

    Find out how escheatment can impact a company's bottom line, including what kinds of assets are at risk and what the penalties ...
  3. A Look at Venmo's Business Model and Competition

    An in depth look at increasingly popular digital payment app Venmo.
  4. Do hedge funds invest in private companies?

    Understand how fund liquidity and investment returns as required by investors affect hedge funds' decisions to invest in ...
  5. 4 Entrepreneurs Who Are Changing the World

    Read about four entrepreneurs who are affecting positive change on a global level, potentially improving the lives of billions ...
  6. Best Ways to Send Money to the Phillipines

    When you need to send funds to friends or family in Metro Manila or elsewhere in the Philippines, these four services make ...
  7. Franchise vs. Startup? How to Decide

    For you, self-employment is definitely the name of the game. But which route is better: opening a franchise or starting a ...
  8. Helping Your Teen Find Their First Job

    Parents can help their teens along the path to landing a first job with these strategies and tips.
  9. Working During 'Retirement?' What You Need to Know

    More workers than ever plan on working another job after they retire. Here are some of the financial implications of doing ...
  10. Startups That Got Screwed by Venture Capital

    Venture capital support can make or break a startup. But before taking the cash, founders should make sure they are not making ...
  11. Hiring? Regulations Small Businesses Need to Know

    When a small business becomes an employer, it has new responsibilities. Make sure you familiarize yourself with regulatory ...
  12. 10 Tips For Running a Successful Airbnb Property

    How to run a successful Airbnb property with these 10 tips.
  13. How Does Paribus Work and Make Money?

    Paribus gets costumers money back on their purchases after the fact, using the same algorithms that retailers use to manipulate ...
  14. 7 Strategies Small Business Owners Should Know

    Use these techniques to make your business stand out from the pack and thrive.
  15. Top Tips for Getting More Client Referrals

    If you're not talking to your clients about referring you to friends, you should be.
  16. Why Delaware is the Most Business-Friendly State

    Incorporating your company in Delaware may give you the logistical, structural and judicial leg up you need to help your ...
  17. When Going 'Freemium' Works for Advisors

    Here's how advisors can incorporate free services into their businesses without giving away the store or drawing skepticism ...
  18. The Biggest Companies in Silicon Valley (AAPL, GOOGL)

    Understand what types of companies are the most successful in Silicon Valley. Learn about the top six largest Silicon Valley ...
  19. 5 New Players in the 401(k) Space

    These companies represent a new philosophy in the retirement-plan arena that focuses on low costs, transparency and strict ...
  20. IPO vs. Staying Private: What's Best for Your Biz?

    Taking your company public or staying private? Doing an IPO is costly and time-consuming; it also means you now have stockholders ...
  21. How much working capital does a small business need?

    Learn about the three primary factors that determine how much working capital is needed by a small business, including business ...
  22. Why Do Many Restaurants Fail In Their First Year?

    Too many restaurant ventures will fail in their first year. What can entrepreneurs do to avoid such a fate for their startups?
  23. 4 Reasons Employee Wellness Matters

    Employees want more than a paycheck. They want rich benefits that include a health and wellness component. Companies that ...
  24. What Is Servant Leadership?

    Servant leadership emphasizes innovation, employee empowerment, and the development of leaders who serve an organization’s ...
  25. The Best Work from Home Jobs for Moms

    Here are the four best work from home jobs for moms. See if one peaks your interest and get started today!
  26. Are We Becoming 24-Hour Workers?

    Many employees are working more than 40 hours a week, and even when they’re not physically at work, they’re still mentally ...
  27. A Look into the Exciting World of Venture Capital

    We look into the world of venture capital, where deep-pocketed investors gamble on funding the next big startup (or the next ...
  28. How to Boost Productivity When Working at Home

    Working from home is on the rise. Here are some tips on how to maximize productivity when working from home.
  29. 6 Famous Words of Advice From Business Leaders

    Here are some words of motivation from leaders who measured their success by more than the (substantial) money they made.
  30. How to Conduct an Effective Performance Review

    A proper performance review can be a very useful tool for both managers and employees.
  31. Pandora Frustrated With Spotify, Vice Versa

    As technology has evolved, the landscape of the music industry has changed from radio broadcasts to mp3 and now streaming ...
  32. Samsung and Google: A Beautiful Friendship?

    Google and Samsung have more than a hardware/software relationship. These two technology giants have collaborated time and ...
  33. Taxes in New York for Small Business: The Basics

    Learn how small businesses are taxed in New York, and understand how tax rates vary based on whether the business is an S ...
  34. Does Your Startup Need Venture Capital Money?

    Venture capital funding provides capital to grow a business. However, entrepreneurs will also lose some control over business ...
  35. 6 Signs It's Time to Take Your Business Public

    There's much more to going public than getting a pile of cash to grow your company. Here's how to tell if you're ready for ...
  36. 8 Tax Benefits For The Self-Employed

    Profitability in business depends on minimizing costs and maximizing resources. Here are several tax benefits that are available ...
  37. 5 Biggest Challenges Facing Your Small Business

    Would-be business owners must consider the unique challenges that lie ahead when they start a small company. Following are ...
  38. Keeping Control of Your Business After the IPO

    Taking a company public doesn't mean founders must completely give up calling the shots. Before the IPO, consider these tactics ...
  39. 16 Hot Industries Experiencing Growth

    Some U.S. industries are experiencing declines while other sectors are projected to experience employment growth rates of ...
  40. Calculating Net Present Value at Different Points Using Excel

    Calculating the net present value (NPV) of your investment projects using Excel.
  41. Calculating the Internal Rate of Return Using Excel

    The internal rate of return on investments is explained and illustrated in different investment scenarios.
  42. Jack Dorsey: Introducing Twitter's New CEO (TWTR)

    The young programmer turned billionaire dual-CEO is returning to his first project in efforts to revitalize a stagnant business. ...
  43. What is the Cost of Funds?

    Cost of funds is the interest cost financial institutions pay to use the funds they deploy in their business.
  44. The Incredible Shrinking U.S. Airline Industry

    The U.S. hasn’t had a new scheduled passenger airline since 2007. Some blame a lack of financing while others say government ...
  45. Famous Chains That Began As Mom-And-Pop Stores

    Even the largest chains in the world started with a single location. Here are examples of famous brands that have humble ...
  46. The Story of Instagram: The Rise of the # 1 Photo-Sharing App (FB)

    How Instagram went from launch to billion-dollar acquisition in 18 months.
  47. How Ray Dalio Made the World's Largest Hedge Fund

    Follow Ray Dalio's journey from adolescent stock trader to running the world's top hedge fund.
  48. The Economics of Running a Food Truck

    Thinking of getting into the food truck business? It's not as easy as it looks. Here are some of the various challenges you'll ...
  49. Retirement Plan Options for Small Businesses

    State-sponsored retirement plans, which small business employees can participate in, are becoming more popular. Here's why ...
  50. Alternative Investments: Are They Right for You?

    Alternative investments can provide unique benefits to clients for whom they are suitable. But do your due diligence and ...
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  1. 5 Ways To Make Your Home Remodels Pay Off

    Here are five ways to make your home renovation worth the money and effort you put into it.
  2. Differences Between Private Foundations And Public Charities

    Here's a look at the differences between these types of charitable organizations.
  3. How To Monetize Your YouTube Channel

    YouTube's Partner Program helps users earn money through their channels. Find out how.
  4. The World's Most Valuable Private Companies

    In spite of the rewards going public can bring, some companies prefer to remain private, and they are very successful in this.
  5. Is Cyber Monday The New Black Friday?

    Cyber Monday is becoming more popular than Black Friday. Here's why.
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