Entrepreneurship

  1. 7 Women Inventors And Their Indispensable Designs

    7 Women Inventors And Their Indispensable Designs

    About 10% of patents are awarded to women every year. Learn about some of the most familiar items invented by women, and ...
  2. 6 Reasons Why Products Fail

    6 Reasons Why Products Fail

    There are a number of reasons outside of marketing and the actual product that can lead to unmitigated failure.
  3. Tax Avoidance Or Illegal Evasion?

    Tax Avoidance Or Illegal Evasion?

    Find out how to avoid the most common tax filing mistakes and audit triggers, so you can deduct with a clear conscience. ...
  4. Hype It Like Steve Jobs

    Hype It Like Steve Jobs

    Since Steve Jobs is the king of hype, it's no wonder Apple earns billions of dollars every year. Read on to learn about some ...
  5. 3 Common Tax Questions Answered

    3 Common Tax Questions Answered

    We clarify some rules that often puzzle taxpayers.
  6. This Week In Finance: Carl Icahn and Ben Bernanke

    This Week In Finance: Carl Icahn and Ben Bernanke

    During this week in financial history, an iconic corporate raider was born, and a new economist took the helm of the Federal ...
  7. Free Online Content: Can It Last?

    Free Online Content: Can It Last?

    With media organizations facing increased financial challenges, paid content is becoming an increasingly attractive option. ...
  8. 5 Strange New Ways To Invest

    5 Strange New Ways To Invest

    These new investment vehicles could be for you if you are feeling burned by the recession.
  9. Big Brother Breweries

    Big Brother Breweries

    We look at the activity of the world's three largest brewers, and the impact on brewers and consumers.
  10. Consumer

    Consumer "Fads" That Haven't Faded

    Fads are always coming and going, but some have shown unexpected staying power.
  11. Consumer

    Consumer "Fads" That Haven't Faded

    From bottled water to Harry Potter, these products were deemed fads but have managed to stick around.
  12. How To Make $1 Million In Your Small Business

    How To Make $1 Million In Your Small Business

    Make your dream a reality. Find out what you can do to reach this financial goal.
  13. 5 Overpaid Jobs

    5 Overpaid Jobs

    Looking at whether someone else could do the same job for less pay, we find some surprising overpaid jobs.
  14. 10 Tips For Deducting Your 'Hobby'

    10 Tips For Deducting Your 'Hobby'

    Here's how to keep Uncle Sam from claiming your small side business is really a hobby.
  15. Extreme Socially Responsible Investing

    Extreme Socially Responsible Investing

    Make your money work for you without putting it into ventures that don't support your values.
  16. Forces That Move Stock Prices

    Forces That Move Stock Prices

    You can't predict exactly how stocks will behave, but knowing what affects prices will put you ahead of the pack.
  17. The Future Of Green Technology Investing

    The Future Of Green Technology Investing

    Other endeavors may be experiencing a credit crunch, but investing in energy conservation, sustainable energy and resource ...
  18. Will A Systematic Withdrawal Plan Work For You?

    Will A Systematic Withdrawal Plan Work For You?

    Check out the particulars of an SWP to see if it's the right choice for your retirement.
  19. That's A Tax Break?

    That's A Tax Break?

    Unusual - and even humorous - things that people can do to get a break on their income taxes.
  20. 7 Ways To Avoid Self-Employed Tax Penalties

    7 Ways To Avoid Self-Employed Tax Penalties

    If you follow these methods for calculating estimated tax payments, you could minimize your chances of incurring penalties. ...
  21. Financial Institutions: Stretched Too Thin?

    Financial Institutions: Stretched Too Thin?

    Find out how to evaluate a firm's loan portfolio to determine its financial health.
  22. Why is Game Theory useful in business?

    Why is Game Theory useful in business?

    Game theory was once hailed as a revolutionary interdisciplinary phenomenon bringing together psychology, mathematics, philosophy ...
  23. Franchises Struggling Under SBA Loans

    Franchises Struggling Under SBA Loans

    Here we look at 10 companies that the Coleman Report labeled as the worst performers based on loan failures over the 200 ...
  24. Run Your Finances Like A Business

    Run Your Finances Like A Business

    Think of yourself as your own little company. To make it run smoothly, you need to take a look at your books.
  25. Top 7 Franchise Dangers

    Top 7 Franchise Dangers

    Buying a franchise may not be all that it's cracked up to be. Find out why.
  26. When Wholesale Funding Goes Bad

    When Wholesale Funding Goes Bad

    The wholesale funding process is extremely dependent on the credit markets. Therefore, it is not always the best option for ...
  27. Forbes' Top Small Companies: Where Are They Now?

    Forbes' Top Small Companies: Where Are They Now?

    How did these companies fare after topping the Forbes list of America's best small cap companies?
  28. Which is not a process the Federal Reserve uses to control the level of business ...

    Which is not a process the Federal Reserve uses to control the level of business ...

    A. Reserve requirements B. Margin requirementsC. Balance of paymentsD. Open market operations Answer: BAlthough the Fed sets ...
  29. Financial Funds Provide Diversity ... And Risk

    Financial Funds Provide Diversity ... And Risk

    Sector funds can provide maximum exposure to financial industry stocks, but this benefit is a double-edged sword.
  30. Where Should Your Small Business Incorporate?

    Where Should Your Small Business Incorporate?

    Where you incorporate your small business will affect your tax rates and overall costs. Where is it the most economical? ...
  31. Why Successful Business Owners Sell Out

    Why Successful Business Owners Sell Out

    Learn the motives that drive companies into the arms of an acquirer.
  32. Lending Clubs: Better Than Banks?

    Lending Clubs: Better Than Banks?

    If you need to borrow money and your credit is making it tough, this new option may be just what you're looking for.
  33. Are You And Your Bank All A-Twitter?

    Are You And Your Bank All A-Twitter?

    As Twitter's popularity grows, even the banks are getting on board.
  34. Is It Too Late For A Career Change?

    Is It Too Late For A Career Change?

    Career changes come in many forms. Here are a few ways that you can add some excitement to your professional life.
  35. Financial Capitalism Opens Doors To Personal Fortune

    Financial Capitalism Opens Doors To Personal Fortune

    The Industrial Revolution introduced a new age of investing and financial self sufficiency.
  36. How do I value the shares that I own in a private company?

    How do I value the shares that I own in a private company?

    Share ownership in a private company is usually quite difficult to value due to the absence of a public market for the shares. ...
  37. Do

    Do "Widow And Orphan" Stocks Still Exist?

    Is there such a thing as a safe stock providing high dividend income? It may be time to redefine the terms "widows" and "orphans." ...
  38. Socially Responsible Mutual Funds

    Socially Responsible Mutual Funds

    It is possible to avoid unethical investments and still profit from mutual funds. Find out how!
  39. If America Was A Person

    If America Was A Person

    So much has changed in such a short period of time the question is what, or who, exactly, is America today?
  40. Does a company logo change require a material disclosable event?

    Does a company logo change require a material disclosable event?

    A company logo change usually constitutes a material disclosable event. Securities law requires that companies disclose all ...
  41. 6 Steps To Personal Economic Recovery

    6 Steps To Personal Economic Recovery

    Take charge of your finances and make them work for you.
  42. Activist Investors: A Good Or Bad Thing?

    Activist Investors: A Good Or Bad Thing?

    When a large stakeholder is dissatisfied with a company's management, it may take matters into its own hands.
  43. The New Mortgage Business: More Than Just Loans

    The New Mortgage Business: More Than Just Loans

    Many mortgage brokers adapted to the post-subprime environment by becoming loan modification specialists.
  44. Wall Street: Where The Customer Is Always Wrong

    Wall Street: Where The Customer Is Always Wrong

    In the financial industry, there's not much emphasis placed on dealing with customer complaints, but there should be.
  45. 3 Late-Blooming Entrepreneurs

    3 Late-Blooming Entrepreneurs

    It's never too late to jump into the entrepreneurship game - these three stories provide the proof.
  46. The GRE: A Cheaper Alternative For Business School

    The GRE: A Cheaper Alternative For Business School

    The GMAT is the standard test for business schools, but many will accept a GRE score instead.
  47. Bigger Hurdles Ahead For Entrepreneurs

    Bigger Hurdles Ahead For Entrepreneurs

    The mini credit crunch in small business lending is going to hit a lot of businesses that depend on short-term credit.
  48. Celebrity Business Busts

    Celebrity Business Busts

    Although they probably have better hair, the business world doesn't go easy on celebrities.
  49. 13 Pre-Issue Corporate Bond Questions For Businesses

    13 Pre-Issue Corporate Bond Questions For Businesses

    When a company needs more funding, there are many options. Corporate bonds is just one of them.
  50. Outside-The-Box Ways To Make Money

    Outside-The-Box Ways To Make Money

    These non-traditional methods can help you make some extra cash.
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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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