Entrepreneurship

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  1. The Ugly Side of Backing a Crowdfunding Campaign

    Some crowdfunding experiences aren't always clear cut.
  2. 8 Ways To Seriously Blow It With A Headhunter

    Job hunters, beware. These are the 8 things that blow your chances with headhunters. So pay attention to your behavior when ...
  3. What are the benefits of financial netting?

    Learn about the benefits of financial netting, including a reduction in settlement risks between counterparties with multiple ...
  4. Who Invented Apps For Smart Phones?

    Mobile devices have radically changed how we communicate, conduct business, consume entertainment, and manage our lives, ...
  5. What is a Financial Institution?

    A financial institution is in business to, among other things, accept deposits, make loans, exchange currencies, and broker ...
  6. 7 Ways To Make Executive Recruiters Notice You

    Yes, you can go after executive recruiters – but take a sophisticated approach. Here's how.
  7. The Story Behind Tesla's Success

    Tesla’s cars have been a hit not only car buyers, but also catapulted the company into the spotlight as one of the few successful ...
  8. The Job Hunter's Guide To Headhunters

    Corporations often turn to these outside consultants to fill their executive vacancies. Here's what you need to know about ...
  9. How does the notion of the American Dream influence the US economy?

    Learn about how the American Dream has influenced the U.S. economy. The American Dream is the idea that anyone can make it ...
  10. What are the most common business deductions and expenses for small businesses?

    Learn about some of the most common business tax deductions available to small businesses that can reduce net business expenses.
  11. Top Spots to Wine & Dine Clients in San Francisco

    From urban hangouts populated with techies to seafood grills dating back to the Gold Rush, here are San Francisco's best ...
  12. What are the main benchmarks that track the banking sector?

    Read about the most important benchmarks that can be used to track the banking sector, and why banking benchmarks tend to ...
  13. Is good customer service something to look for in a company in which I am considering ...

    Learn about the importance of customer service when deciding whether to invest in a stock. Good customer service can ensure ...
  14. Cash Flow Is King: How to Keep it Running

    Why is cash flow so important, and what steps can a business take to improve it?
  15. What are the major categories of financial institutions and what are their primary ...

    Understand the various types of financial institutions that exist in today's economy, and learn the purpose each serves in ...
  16. What's the difference between investment banks and commercial banks?

    Understand the principal differences between investment banks and commercial banks, and the areas of banking services that ...
  17. How Did Mark Cuban Get Rich?

    From his first business to today, here’s how Mark Cuban got rich.
  18. 10 Ways to Nurse Cash Flow in Healthcare

    Running a business in healthcare? You might want to rethink cash flow management practices.
  19. What are the most common instances to use hire purchases in a small business?

    Learn when to use a hire purchase to manage the cost of high-dollar business assets so your company can reach its full potential ...
  20. What are the advantages of foreign portfolio investment?

    Learn the advantages that businesses can derive from foreign portfolio investment in an increasingly globalized business ...
  21. How is the concept of long tail growth used in marketing?

    Learn how implementing a long-tail growth strategy can be beneficial to your business and take it to the next level by serving ...
  22. What's a Sole Proprietorship?

    A sole proprietorship is an unincorporated business that has one owner who pays the taxes on the profits of that business.
  23. What Does Principal Mean?

    For banks, principal refers to the amount due on a loan, and is used to calculate interest payments.
  24. Explaining Prime Rate

    Prime rate is the interest rate banks charge their best (e.g. prime) customers.
  25. 10 Ways to Loosen Up Your Cash Flow

    Cash flow is king. Here are a few ways to fatten it up.
  26. How Are eBay And Amazon Different?

    Learn how eBay differs from Amazon in the e-commerce environment for both buyers and sellers, and understand why each operates ...
  27. How do venture capitalist investors view sustainable growth in a startup?

    Discover how venture capital investors view sustainable growth in a startup. Venture capitalists look to identify startups ...
  28. What Does a Creditor Do?

    A creditor is a person or entity that loans money or provides goods or services to another entity with the expectation of ...
  29. What's a Correspondent Bank?

    A correspondent bank is a bank that acts on behalf of another bank, usually a foreign bank.
  30. Why Is Silicon Valley A Startup Heaven?

    Silicon Valley persists as a primary destination for tech startups. Investopedia explores why it is beneficial to start a ...
  31. The Most Innovative Entrepreneurs Of 2015

    Investopedia provides a list of the most innovative entrepreneurs with the potential to make it big in 2015.
  32. What are some advantages and disadvantages of value chain analysis?

    Learn about the five activities that make up a generic value chain. Understand the advantages and disadvantages of value ...
  33. Elon Musk's Ventures-Bringing His Visions to Life

    Elon Musk has worked to bring to life his visions for a virtual payment system, solving our energy needs, and exploring space.
  34. Top 10 Ways to Improve Your Business's Cash Flow

    Improving cash flow from receivables provides more capital for day-to-day operations and innovation. Here are 10 ways to ...
  35. Five Rules of Persistence for Entrepreneurs

    “Anything worth attaining will require persistence,” is the first lesson of entrepreneurship.
  36. How to Exit Your Small Business with Grace

    Here is a guide for how best to leave your baby — your small business.
  37. How Elon Musk Became A Superstar

    An overview of the early life and education of Elon Musk, one of the great innovators of our time.
  38. How Southwest Airlines Has Won Over Travelers

    Understand what Southwest Airlines' competitive advantages are and how they manage to edge out other airlines.
  39. In what situations would a loan to an S Corporation from one of its principals be ...

    Learn how creating a debt agreement is the key to ensuring a principal's loan to an S corporation is not classified as an ...
  40. Comparing Impact Investing & Venture Philanthropy

    Impact investing and venture philanthropy might be similar, but there are differences and one is more popular than the other ...
  41. How did Enron use off-balance-sheet items to hide huge debts and toxic assets?

    Find out how Enron misused special purpose vehicles to hide mountains of debt prior to its infamous scandal and collapse ...
  42. Calculating Production Costs

    Production cost is any expense associated with manufacturing a good or providing a service.
  43. Protecting Your Idea From Angel Investors

    If you need outside financing to grow your business, be careful about whom you decide to talk to and what information you ...
  44. Are These the Weirdest Jobs of the Decade?

    If cubicle life has you down, maybe it's time to consider one of the decade's weirdest jobs.
  45. How To Join An Angel Investor Group

    If you’re new to angel investing, it often helps to join a group that can partner up on deals and spread out the due diligence ...
  46. 13 Facts You Didn't Know About Google

    Find out more about Google Incorporated, 13 facts some people may not know about Google, including the history of and technologies ...
  47. How do you write off impaired assets from the financial statement?

    Learn what an impaired asset is and how it effects a company's financial statements. Understand how an accountant writes ...
  48. Top 10 Pfizer Venture Investments

    Learn more about Pfizer Venture Investments, a private equity venture capital firm, and some of the major companies in its ...
  49. Why is a bank guarantee important in a long-term project contract?

    Understand what a bank guarantee is and learn why it is so important to the risk and safety of a long-term project contract
  50. What does it mean when they refer to the churn rate of a telecommunications company?

    Learn what companies in the telecommunications industry mean when they refer to a churn rate, and discover tactics companies ...
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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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