Entrepreneurship

  1. How To Do a Background Check on Prospective Employees

    Discover why background checks can be extremely costly, tips for small businesses conducting checks on a budget and if professional ...
  2. 5 Live Bitcoin Exchanges

    Learn about five of the largest bitcoin exchanges operating around the world in 2015, and discover the issues these exchanges ...
  3. 5 Most Bitcoin-Friendly States

    Learn about five of the most Bitcoin-friendly states in the United States based on its regulatory treatment and the degree ...
  4. Financial Planning for the Freelancer

    While freelancers have greater autonomy, they also face different financial challenges. Here are some tips on financial planning ...
  5. Bitcoin's Price History

    Read about the volatility in the price of Bitcoin. Learn how the currency has seen major spikes and crashes, as well as differences ...
  6. 5 Most Bitcoin Friendly Countries

    Learn which countries are the most favorable for using bitcoin as of December 2015, as well as current trends for and against ...
  7. Is Bitcoin legal in the US?

    Learn about the legality of Bitcoin as a form of payment in the United States, as well as how it is produced and concerns ...
  8. How to be Entrepreneurial at a Large Company

    In order to act as an intrapreneur, you must focus on processes, leverage a network and have the courage to strategically ...
  9. GoDaddy or eNom: Which Domain Reseller Program To Use? (GDDY)

    Here are the pros and cons of the domain name reseller programs offered by GoDaddy and eNom.
  10. Finding Work-life Balance as a Work-at-home Parent

    Working at home is ideal for parents, but it can be hard to find the right balance between family and work life.
  11. Startups Destroyed By Venture Capitalists

    While the title may sound counter-intuitive, venture capitalists have been responsible for causing or accelerating the downfall ...
  12. Three Agriculture Startups Disrupting Monsanto

    Even as technology startups have disrupted other industries, agriculture has remained immune to its effect. But that is about ...
  13. Economics of Owning a Restaurant

    Discover the many different economic points to starting and operating a restaurant and how you can potentially lower your ...
  14. The 10 Most Popular Crowdfunding Campaigns

    The recent growth of crowdfunding has drastically changed the game for average people looking to build their own company ...
  15. Top 6 Reasons New Businesses Fail

    While it’s unclear exactly how often new businesses fail, many do.
  16. Tech Startups Invest in Fusion Technology

    Significant strides have recently been made in fusion power. The end goal remains net energy production and useful ignition. ...
  17. How Startup Ventures Are Valued

    It’s difficult to value a company in its infancy, but it’s important to determine a startup’s worth, whether you’re a founder ...
  18. Is it Time to Take Your Company to Shark Tank?

    Understand the key factors an entrepreneur should consider when thinking about whether it might be time to try to go to "Shark ...
  19. Trade Name Vs. Trademark: Know the Difference

    Understand the differences between a trade name and a trademark, the different functions they serve and registration considerations ...
  20. Retirement Planning For The Self-Employed

    Recent studies show that most self-employed Americans are saving little, if anything, for retirement. But making an investment ...
  21. 5 Executives Who Took on the CEO Role at Multiple Companies

    By analyzing these serial entrepreneurs, we see that key characteristics of successful leaders include nonconformity, perseverance ...
  22. 5 Ways to Invest in the Blockchain Boom

    Blockchain technology is one of the hottest trends in the finance scene, with the potential to completely transform traditional ...
  23. A Day in the Life of a Venture Capitalist

    Learn more about the job description of a venture capitalist and discover what a typical day in the life of this professional ...
  24. Starting A Small Business For Less Than $1000

    Here are the top niche businesses which can be started for less than $1000.
  25. How to Take Maternity Leave as a Freelancer

    Freelancers are not covered under the Family and Medical Leave Act, but maternity leave is still doable with these tips. ...
  26. 4 Things to Know About Your Company To Make a Successful Pitch to Investors

    Learn how to make a successful pitch to investors. Regardless of your industry, size or market, there are some questions ...
  27. Top 4 Billionaires Living in Los Angeles

    Learn how these multibillionaires built their fortunes to stand out from the crowd of the countless ultra-rich who call Los ...
  28. Silicon Valley Startups Fly into Space

    Space enthusiasts are in for an exciting time as Silicon Valley startups take on the lucrative but expensive final frontier. ...
  29. 4 Most Successful Indiegogo Campaigns

    Learn about some of the most successful crowdfunding campaigns on Indiegogo, which raised millions of dollars for everything ...
  30. Is Bitcoin Funding ISIS?

    Officials from the European Union announced today a proposal to crack down on the use of bitcoin in an effort to prevent ...
  31. How Gross Margin Can Make or Break Your Startup

    Find out how your startup's gross margin can impact your business, including why a mediocre margin may spell disaster for ...
  32. The Next Industries Bound to be Uberized

    As more startups succeed with the sharing economy business model, investors seek out businesses poised to disrupt their industries ...
  33. 10 Ways to Ensure Success as an Entrepreneur

    Are you hoping to launch your own business and work for yourself? If so, here are the top 10 tips for entrepreneurs.
  34. Need a Loan for Your Startup? Here's How to Prepare a Thorough Loan Package

    Learn how to craft the vital components of a loan package for your startup small business, and how to package it to be as ...
  35. 10 Ways You Can Make Money as a Blogger

    Obtain helpful information about the top 10 techniques that professional bloggers utilize to generate their incomes from ...
  36. How Bitcoin Helps People Bypass Government Currency Control

    Bitcoin has helped ordinary citizens in some countries bypass government controls over free exchange conversions.
  37. What Bitcoin Regulations Look Like Around The World

    Bitcoin is still so new that countries are struggling to make legislation catch up with technology. Some nations are more ...
  38. 10 Habits Every Entrepreneur Should Have

    Discover 10 habits common to successful entrepreneurs that you can emulate in your journey toward achieving success in your ...
  39. 10 Ways to Make Money on the Side

    Learn about 10 different things you can do on the side to add to the income you receive from your regular job or while you're ...
  40. The Cost Of Hiring A New Employee

    Hiring a new employee costs a lot more than that person’s salary. Just finding the right person can be pricey.
  41. Quality Control

    Businesses use quality control to ensure their products and services meet a certain standard, as well as any industry regulations.
  42. 10 Tips for Conducting Effective Meetings

    Sometimes meetings are necessary, but they're often a waste of time. These ten tips can help you conduct effective, productive ...
  43. The Top 4 Social Venture Capital Firms

    Learn how social venture capitalists are investing in companies more focused on making the world a better place to live than ...
  44. How To Raise Seed Capital and Grow Your Startup

    To get a business off the ground, entrepreneurs need a clear understanding of how to strategically position themselves for ...
  45. Oprah Winfrey Closes Iconic Harpo Studios

    A look at the history of Harpo, and what the future holds for the queen of entertainment ventures.
  46. The 4 Best Online Entrepreneurship Programs

    Learn about some of the pre-eminent graduate-level entrepreneurship programs available online, and decide which program best ...
  47. How to Land a Job at a Startup

    Essential tips for differentiating yourself among the growing pool of applicants that hope to join a start-up.
  48. Workplace Bullying is More Prevalent Than You Might Think

    Bullying doesn't just occur on school playgrounds. It's creeping into the workplace with disastrous results.
  49. Making a Living as a Freelancer: Is It Possible?

    Learn about how you can make a living by freelancing, including what kinds of opportunities are available and what factors ...
  50. Why Is Bitcoin Rising?

    A look at the reasons behind the recent spectacular surge in bitcoin prices.
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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