Entrepreneurship

  1. Top 5 Most Successful American Entrepreneurs

    Understand what makes America a breeding ground for entrepreneurs. Learn about five of the most successful American entrepreneurs ...
  2. Are Cash Balance Pensions the Best for Small Biz?

    Are cash balance pensions the right solution for your small business clients? Here's why they may or may not work for your ...
  3. The 6 Best Cities to Open a Restaurant in the US

    Understand what a restaurant owner should consider when thinking about starting a restaurant. Learn about the top six U.S. ...
  4. How SeatGeek Works and Makes Money (AAPL)

    SeatGeek utilizes sophisticated tools and proprietary technology, helping event goers understand ticket prices and obtain ...
  5. How Profits Will Be Made As The Globe Heats Up (MON, RDS-A)

    Climate change will harm earth and its inhabitants in various ways, but certain industries will see increased profits as ...
  6. How David Rubenstein Became a Billionaire

    How did David Rubenstein make his fortune?
  7. Behind WeWork’s $10 Billion Valuation (RGU, BXP)

    We look at the method to the madness behind WeWork's $10 billion valuation.
  8. Top Tips for Prepping Your Practice for a Sale

    There’s much more to selling a business than finding the highest bidder and getting cash. Here's some help.
  9. The 4 Best Cities to Open a Food Truck in the US

    Learn what characteristics indicate a good city for opening a food truck, and identify specific U.S. cities that fit these ...
  10. Top 3 Most Successful French Entrepreneurs

    Learn about some of the most famous and successful entrepreneurs who either hail from France or have chosen to relocate to ...
  11. The 5 Best Cities to Open a Bar in the US

    Understand what makes a bar successful and what is important about opening a bar. Learn about the top five cities to open ...
  12. How To Start a Successful Food Truck

    Understand how a food truck operates and what makes a food truck successful. Learn about the top five steps to run a successful ...
  13. Jay Z Biography

    Jay Z, born Shawn Corey Carter in late 1969, is an American entrepreneur, investor, music producer and rapper with a net ...
  14. Dr Dre Biography

    Andre Romelle Young, more popularly known as Dr. Dre, is an entrepreneur, music producer and rapper from California.
  15. What Does It Mean To Be Self-Employed?

    A self-employed individual works for herself instead of working for an employer that pays a salary or hourly wage.
  16. 5 Ways To Be Irreplaceable At Work

    Companies most value five certain behaviors, and the employees who exhibit them establish themselves as essential to an organization. ...
  17. What Does a Relationship Manager Do?

    A firm’s relationship manager works to maintain positive relationships with its customers and partner firms.
  18. What's Involved in Quality Management?

    Essentially, quality management entails overseeing all activities and tasks needed to maintain excellence.
  19. Top 6 Most Successful European Entrepreneurs

    Understand what makes European entrepreneurs successful. Learn about six European entrepreneurs who have found great success ...
  20. 4 Companies to Watch in the Health and Wellness Space

    Understand changes that are taking place in the health and wellness space. Learn about four leading companies that are making ...
  21. Understand the SEC Rules on Equity Crowdfunding

    The SEC's adoption of equity crowdfunding rules, initiated under the JOBS Act, enables small investors to invest in companies ...
  22. How Conscious Consumers Are Changing Business

    Thanks to the growth of conscious consumerism, corporations must evolve or lose ground to new, ethos-based entrepreneurial ...
  23. Top 3 Most Successful Australian Entrepreneurs

    Learn interesting biographical information about some of the most famous and successful entrepreneurs who are originally ...
  24. Career Advice: Investment Banking Vs. Commercial Banking

    Read an in-depth review of the differences between a career in investment banking and a career in commercial banking, including ...
  25. Tips on How Advisors Can Tap a Niche

    Most advisors know that marketing is key, but knowing how to market to the right audience is not always evident. Here are ...
  26. Top 5 Most Successful Latin American Entrepreneurs

    Understand what makes Latin America a breeding ground for serial entrepreneurs. Lean about the top five most successful Latin ...
  27. The 5 Best Ideas That Came Out of Kickstarter

    Understand the Kickstarter funding model and how it is able to help creative projects raise money. Learn about five of the ...
  28. Measuring Job Satisfaction in the Millennial Age?

    Generation Y embodies the trend towards meshing office life with play, and is creating a new and unique work/life balance. ...
  29. Small Business: Minimize Your Credit Card Fees

    Accepting credit cards is a must these days, but small business owners can take steps to minimize profit-eating credit card ...
  30. How Salary Experts Evaluate Stay-at-Home Moms

    Thinking about staying home with your little ones? Computing the replacement cost of your domestic duties can help you make ...
  31. How To Keep Millennials Motivated in the Workplace

    Millennials, ages 18 to 34, will soon make up most of the global workforce. What are the best ways to maximize their potential ...
  32. George Soros Biography

    George Soros is an American hedge fund manager and philanthropist. Born in Hungary in 1930 to Jewish parents, he survived ...
  33. Elon Musk Biography

    Elon Reeve Musk is an American entrepreneur, inventor and investor. He is best known for his role as CEO of electric-car ...
  34. A How-To Guide to Being a Venture Capitalist

    So, you want to be a venture capitalist? Here's what it takes (besides capital).
  35. The 8 Best Alternatives to Kickstarter

    Learn about Kickstarter, a popular crowdsourcing website. Additionally, learn about eight crowdsourcing companies that are ...
  36. Who is an Angel Investor?

    An angel investor is a wealthy individual that agrees to invest in a small startup company that has little access to capital.
  37. Mobile Payments in 2015: When Will Cash Be Obsolete?

    A wave of new mobile payment technology is setting the stage for a revolution in how we buy in stores.
  38. How Advisors Can Help Junior Partners Flourish

    Hiring a junior partner can be beneficial to a financial planning practice. Here's how advisors can help a new hire flourish. ...
  39. Advisors: When Should You Fire a Client?

    Sometimes firing a client is necessary. Here's how to know when it's time to show a client the door.
  40. How the Self-Employed Can Prepare for Retirement

    The self-employed aren't saving enough for retirement. Here's what they can do to change that.
  41. Top Tips for Inheriting a Book of Clients

    Inheriting another advisor's book of clients can be a big boon. Here are some tips on how to handle the transition.
  42. The S&P 500's 5 Fastest-Growing Companies

    These are the five fastest growing companies in the S&P 500. Should they be on your watch list?
  43. Who Are Wells Fargo’s Main Competitors?

    Explore information on the main competitors of Wells Fargo, the other three of the "big four" U.S. banks of Citigroup, JPMorgan ...
  44. How Social Venture Capital Is Changing the World

    Learn what social venture capital is and the ways in which it differs from traditional venture capital. Identify two leading ...
  45. The Basics of Business Development

    What exactly is business development? Sales, marketing, growth? It's all that and more. Investopedia explains the concept ...
  46. How Nely Galán Became a Media Mogul

    Nely Galán is a successful media proprietor who took advantage of several opportunities in the United States to create her ...
  47. 8 Best Cloud Storage Solutions for Small Business

    An unbiased list of the top cloud storage solutions for small businesses.
  48. What is Passive Income?

    Passive income is earned by someone from ventures in which they did not actively participate.
  49. What are Limited Partnerships?

    A limited partnership involves two or more partners conducting a business, but one is only liable for his capital investment. ...
  50. Can mutual funds invest in private companies?

    Discover why mutual funds are leaning more heavily on private startup companies. By betting on short-term growth of unknowns, ...
Save Money
  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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