Business

Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses

Starting a Business in Midlife

Get in on the action—the age when people are most likely to start new businesses is 55 to 64.

Career

How to Do a Job Search Without Your Employer Knowing

Your career—and bank account—could suffer if your current employer learns that you're looking for a new job. Here’s how to keep the search quiet.

Career

Go For it! Profiting From Your Passion in Your Next Career Move—with Jane Pollak and Nancy Collamer

Top experts share advice on how to take the leap into the business you have always dreamed of—guidance on where to start…how to overcome roadblocks…and more.

Career

Make Money by Working from Home

Where to look and how to apply for telecommute jobs—plus how to avoid scam listings.

Business

Lessons From the Founder of Netflix: How to Find New Ideas and Make Them Happen in Business and in Your Personal Life – with Netflix Cofounder Marc Randolph

Everyone is the entrepreneur of his/her own life, even if he isn’t founding a Silicon Valley behemoth. The leadership skills…

Career

Most Recent Grads Want to Be Entrepreneurs

Recent graduates have their hopes pinned on starting their own businesses. Here’s what they—and you—need to know if you want to be an entrepreneur.

Aging for Beginners

Writing Your Résumé: Job Hunting at 40 and Beyond

How older workers can present themselves in the best light on their job search. Résumé-writing secrets and more.

Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses

A Look Behind the Curtains of Family Businesses Everywhere—Sarah Hiner Talks With Jim Blasingame

Jim Blasingame joins Bottom Line President Sarah Hiner to discuss what it means to be an entrepreneur, to own a small business, and everything in between

Career

How to Land a Job When You’re Overqualified

Many employers are hesitant to hire overqualified candidates, but there are steps you can take to overcome that challenge.

Career

You Need a New Résumé That Follows These 8 Rules—Here’s Why

Today's job hunters must construct resumes that work for three kinds of readers—including nonhumans.

Career

Older People Get Internships, Too—and It Can Relaunch a Career

If you have put your career on hold, one of these "midcareer internships" could be a way to erase an employer’s hesitance.

Career

Here’s Where Commutes Are Bad Enough to Make You Quit Your Job

Where killer commutes are worst…where they’re getting better…where they’re getting worse.

Earning Extra Income

Money and Marriage: Here’s How They Go Together

Married men tend to make more money—much more money— than everyone else.

Business

How to Find a Breakthrough for a Tough Problem

The best way to solve a complex problem isn't on your own or in a group. It's both. So finds a new Harvard study on collaboration.

Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses

The Family Secrets of Successful Entrepreneurs

Founders of new ventures who follow in their family’s business line tend to trounce their rivals.