Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses

Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses

Crowdfunding for Your Business

Entrepreneurs, artists and other innovators raised more than $5 billion in 2013 through "crowdfunding" Web sites such as Kickstarter and…

Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses

Want to Start Your Own Business? What to Say to Naysayers

Tell people that you plan to start a business, and there's a good chance that they will tell you why…

Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses

You Did What?! The Biggest Business Mistakes and What We All Can Learn

Stories of business failure and mistakes often are swept under the rug. Colleagues and bosses generally don’t like to tell…

Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses

5 Surprising Ways LinkedIn Can Grow Your Business

Many business owners and professionals have signed up for LinkedIn.com, but very few take full advantage of the networking site’s…

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The Best Way to Reimburse Employees

... and save taxes, too A business that doesn’t want to give its employees company credit cards, but expects employees…

Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses

Business Owners: Avoid the Independent Contractor Trap

Business owners often prefer to use independent contractors for some tasks rather than employees. Advantages to using independent contractors... More…

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Six Tax Breaks for Companies That

Companies gain multiple benefits for being green. In addition to helping the environment, they save money on fuel and energy…

Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses

The Facebook Payoff

How to use social media to make your small business much more successful Facebook has more than 500 million active…

Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses

How Business Owners Can Boost Health-Care Deductions

Estimates peg health insurance premium increases for 2008 at about 8.7%, on average. This is more than double the 4.1%…

Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses

Tax Hot Buttons for Closely Held Businesses Today

Here are today’s four hottest tax issues for closely held businesses, together with ways to take advantage of new opportunities,…

Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses

Secrets of Quicker Tax Refunds for Business Owners

If your business overpaid its taxes during 2007 -- or incurred a loss entitling it to a carryback refund of…

Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses

Traps to Avoid When You Expand Your Business Across State Lines

It’s a big country, and growing businesses may want to expand into new markets -- in new states. Some companies…

Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses

Start a Business That People Hate and Other Success Secrets: From Apple’s Former “Chief Evangelist” Guy Kawasaki

Despite the still sluggish economy, 2012 is a wonderful time to start a new business. Social-media tools including Twitter, Facebook…

Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses

The $100 Start-Up: How to Launch a Business for $100 or Less

The old adage “It takes money to make money” isn’t always on the money! You can start a successful business…

Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses

Recession-Proof Your Business

Five moves to make now No one knows how long the economic downturn will last. No one even knows for…