Business & Entrepreneurs / Small Business & Entrepreneurship

  • Franchise ownership: Is it right for you?

      

    I have a longtime bias in favor of entrepreneurs and often call them the "secret weapon of our prosperity" in America. They're the ones who really create jobs in our country. The...

  • Free and cheap retirement plan options for small businesses

      

    Saving money for retirement is easy if you work for a giant corporation. They have 401(k) plans that are generally pretty easy to enroll in and may be with low-cost providers. They'll often...

  • CES 2016: Clark shows off fun new gadgets

      

    Thousands of companies are showing off their new tech products at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Here are some that caught Clark’s eye.

  • SMARTwheel is smart steering device that can save lives

      

    When it comes to protecting teens behind the wheel, sometimes you've got to get into the mind of a teen for the solution. Case in point: SMARTwheel, a device invented by a 14 year old to help...

  • Skulpt Chisel brings tech touch to personal fitness

      

    This might be the next best thing to being a bionic man or woman! Skulpt Chisel is a device that lets you use science to make a direct impact on your physical fitness. With 12 sensors on the back,...

  • Sengled reinvents your light bulb

      

    In a world driven by the Internet of Things, your light bulb is no longer just a light bulb! That's because a smart lighting company called Sengled is re-imagining your light bulb as a...

  • Work from home guide

      

    With the dramatic changes in the employment landscape in recent years, more people are looking to work from home and find freelance work. The problem is that there are many ripoff work-from-home...

  • Should the minimum wage be raised?

      

    2015 will be remembered as the year that 14 cities and states approved a minimum wage long considered unthinkable: A whopping $15 an hour! In many cases, there's a four-year phase-in allowing...

  • Purple is an on-demand app that comes to fill up your gas tank

      

    Short on time or don't want to wait in line for gas? Purple is a new startup that will come to you and fill up your tank -- for the same average price of fuel in your area! How it...

  • 5 tips for launching a startup with very little money

      

    You don't need a lot of capital to start a business. Ultra-light startups are a category of new businesses that let entrepreneurs use the power of the Internet to get started on the cheap....

  • 5 tips for starting a business with a partner

      

    Starting a business on your own can be difficult. Sometimes finding a partner with the right skills set is a necessity. If you're about to partner up, consider the following... Read more:...

  • 9 apps that can make you extra money!

      

    Looking for some quick ways to make a little extra cash? I've always been a big fan of a service called  Fiverr.com, where people share things they're willing to do for $5. You...

  • Best websites to get a small business loan

      

    Getting a loan as a small business or an entrepreneur hasn't always been easy. Thankfully, microloans financiers and peer-to-peer (P2P) lenders have stepped up with funds. Here's a look...

  • Top 10 most entrepreneurial states in America

      

    Thinking about starting a small business? A start-up's location is crucial to one's long term success.  NerdWallet, a personal finance and information service, just released a...

  • Sweden switches to 6 hour workday

      

    Have you "checked out" at work? If so, you're like 7 of 10 Americans on the job, according to the results of a Gallup poll. Less than 1 in 3 people are committed and enthusiastic...