Entrepreneurship

  1. 10 Ways to Be a Successful Entrepreneur

    Are you hoping to launch your own business and work for yourself? If so, here are the top 10 tips for entrepreneurs.
  2. How Educating a Prospect Can Win You a New Client

    Financial advisors have many tools at their disposal to turn propects into clients. Educating them, rather than selling to ...
  3. 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 ...
  4. What Was The Glass-Steagall Act?

    Established in 1933 and repealed in 1999, the Glass-Steagall Act had good intentions but mixed results.
  5. 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 ...
  6. 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 ...
  7. 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.
  8. 5 Big Surprises When You Set Up A Freelance Business

    Smart tips to help you start a freelance business more easily.
  9. Top Spots in L.A. to Woo Clients

    L.A.'s dining scene is full of celebrities, but these impress-your-client spots offer better a mix of exquisite fare and ...
  10. 5 Barriers Small Businesses Must Overcome

    Small businesses can be nimble and innovative, but larger ones have name recognition, can raise capital and have other advantages ...
  11. 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 ...
  12. 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 ...
  13. The Best Way to Staff Up Your Advisory Firm

    Here are some tips to help you make the right hiring decisions, grow your practice and get some of your life back.
  14. Why the Wealthy Should Buy Lots of Life Insurance

    Wealthy clients have an enviable problem — managing, preserving and growing wealth. Properly structured life insurance can ...
  15. Kim Kardashian Biography

    The multi-millionaire became famous at 26 when a sex tape featuring her and her former boyfriend found its way to the Internet. ...
  16. 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 ...
  17. How to Manage Corporate Change in the Modern Economy

    Change can make employees uncomfortable, but these keys can help ease the transition and increase morale.
  18. Oprah Winfrey Closes Iconic Harpo Studios

    A look at the history of Harpo, and what the future holds for the queen of entertainment ventures.
  19. Pepsi's Partnership with Sodastream

    Examine Pepsi's partnership with SodaStream, what each company hopes to gain, and learn how the latest battle in the cola ...
  20. The 4 Best Online Entrepreneurship Programs

    Learn about some of the pre-eminent graduate-level entrepreneurship programs available online, and decide which program best ...
  21. 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.
  22. Workplace Bullying is Extremely Prevalent

    Bullying doesn't just occur on school playgrounds. It's creeping into the workplace with disastrous results.
  23. Is Majoring in Entrepreneurship a Good Idea?

    Learn about the benefits and the downsides of getting a degree in entrepreneurship. You might find a business degree is a ...
  24. McDonald’s Vs. Burger King: Comparing Business Models

    Learn how Burger King is turning the tables on McDonald's, and adding another fascinating chapter to a story of one of the ...
  25. 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 ...
  26. Tips for Reducing Health Insurance Expenses

    For many self-employed people, health insurance premiums can make up a hefty percentage of their budget. Here are some tips ...
  27. Impacts of a 1-Star Yelp Review on a Company

    Learn how a 1-star Yelp review impacts the rating of a small business and how Yelp users interpret 1-star reviews given by ...
  28. How Nasty Gal's Sophia Amoruso Built a Fashion Empire

    In 2006, Nasty Gal founder Sophia Amoruso planted the seeds for what would become an online fashion empire. Here's how.
  29. 4 Strategies to Handle Clients Who Ignore Advice

    Working with clients that ignore your advice can be frustrating. Here are four ways to approach the situation.
  30. Do working capital funds expire?

    Find out how and why a company's working capital can change over time, though the fund does not actually expire, and how ...
  31. How to Pick a Winning Name for Your Business

    Many entrepreneurs are big picture people and have a hard time choosing a company name. Here are two major strategies for ...
  32. From Supermodel to Entrepreneur: Gisele Bündchen's Sejaa Pure Skincare

    As one of the highest-paid models in history, Bündchen has turned her name and image into a worldwide brand, and Sejaa is ...
  33. With the Birth of a Unicorn, Malaysia Becomes Hotspot for Tech Startups

    Thanks to increased funding and support from venture capitalists and the government, Malaysia witnessed the development of ...
  34. 7 Ways to Keep Working Instead of Retiring

    If you love your work (or your paycheck) or both, there's no reason you have to quit your job just because you hit retirement ...
  35. How Starting A Business at 40+ Is Different

    Pluses and maybes to consider before you leap – or before you dig yourself deeper into the hole where you’ve landed.
  36. 5 CEOs Who Returned to Save the Day (AAPL, GOOG)

    Instead of toying with trial and error, many struggling companies have adopted a tried and true "founder knows best" strategy, ...
  37. Impact of a 5-Star Yelp Review on a Company

    Learn the impact that a 5-star Yelp review can have on small businesses and how Yelp influences local competition between ...
  38. 5 Things to Request If You Can't Get a Raise

    The job market is improving, but many companies are still running on tight budgets which means no raises. But there are other ...
  39. How to Start a Seasonal Business

    Starting a seasonal small business isn't as hard as you think. With the right planning, you can have a successful business ...
  40. How Advisors Should Be Using Pinterest, Instagram

    Financial planners need to think out of the box when it comes to strategizing on Pinterest and Instagram, but these networks ...
  41. 7 Ways to Save on Home Office Costs

    Working at home can come with many costs. Here are some easy ways to keep your expenditures low.
  42. The Upside of a Client Service Associate Career

    Client service associates play a vital role in the financial industry. Here's the lowdown on this position and what it can ...
  43. 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 ...
  44. 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 ...
  45. A Look at Venmo's Business Model and Competition

    An in depth look at increasingly popular digital payment app Venmo.
  46. 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 ...
  47. 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 ...
  48. 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 ...
  49. 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 ...
  50. 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.
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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