10 of the Most Successful African-American Entrepreneurs

    Many of today’s most influential business founders are of African-American heritage. In observance of Black History Month, Entrepreneur is celebrating the drive, accomplishments and contributions of all trailblazing, record-breaking black entrepreneurs. They’re men and women who have built empires across industries, inspired millions and supported the next generation of black founders striving to make it big. Click […]

    10 Expert Tips to Make a Great Podcast for Your Small Business

    Wailin Wong is one professional who has made use of podcasting for years. Wong is one of the hosts of Basecamp’s Rework podcast. And she’s previously hosted another podcast for Basecamp called The Distance. So Wong’s experience isn’t just about the logistics of running a podcast, but also about using the format as a way for businesses to […]

    10 Expert Tips for Using Microsoft Teams for Your Small Business

    Microsoft Teams is a communication tool within Office 365 that gives small businesses a straightforward way to communicate and collaborate with employees. For those who haven’t used Microsoft Teams, it can help to get some valuable tips and insights from experts in order to make the most of it. Microsoft Teams Tips Simona Millham is a […]

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    10 Facebook PPC Tips to Make Your Life Easier

    Facebook PPC has become one of the most effective advertising strategies in the history of advertising. With over two billion users, virtually any type of business can make an extraordinary use of utilizing Facebook for advertising. Throw in Facebook’s incredibly robust and easy to use ad Power Editor and supplementary tools, and you’ve got one of […]

    10 Reasons Small Companies Fail

    No small company wants to go out of business, yet many do. And the younger the company, the greater the likelihood that it will. According to the SBA Office of Advocacy (PDF), about two-thirds of businesses with employees survive at least two years, but only 50 percent make it to the five-year mark and just one-third celebrate […]

    10 Hot Startups You’ve Never Heard Of (But Can Model Your Biz On)

    While startups like Airbnb, Dollar Shave Club, Snapchat, Uber and Dropbox get all the attention, there are thousands of other startups that deserve to be placed in the spotlight. Whether you’re a business owner or a consumer wanting to stay on top of the latest trends, here are 10 hot startups you may not have heard of but definitely […]

    N/Core to fund and mentor 10 non-profit start-ups

    Start-up incubator N/Core, which was launched earlier this year by Bengaluru-based The/Nudge Foundation, has handpicked a new batch of 10 early-stage non-profit ventures for a 6-month incubation program. Each of the ventures will receive a so-called “innovation grant” of Rs10 lakh and receive mentoring from N/Core’s roster of mentors that include Wipro’s chief endowment officer […]

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    10 Reasons Working From Home Still Rocks

    The idea of working from home remains alive and well with small business owners. Last week, news that Yahoo CEO, Marissa Mayer, was discontinuing a policy of allowing company employees to work from home electrified the Web. A similar policy decision from Best Buy has also caused ripples. In the U.S., an estimated 13 million, or one in 10 […]

    Jane Austen’s new £10 note and the worst quotes to use on currency

    How the new £10 note will look, complete with picture of Jane Austen, and a quote from Pride And Prejudice While it is lovely indeed to see Jane Austen on the back of the new plastic, scratches-your-fingers-when-you-get-it-out-of-your-pocket £10 note, it is a shame that the quote the Bank of England has used is so rubbish. […]