Small Business

SmartBrief on Entrepreneurs

News for entrepreneurs to turn good ideas into great businesses

SmartBrief on Entrepreneurs

Why creative ideas make people uncomfortable

4/17/2014

  • TheNextWeb.com

People often have a negative reaction to creative ideas because of the uncertainty they cause, writes Rahul Varshneya, co-founder of Arkenea Technologies. With this in mind, avoid prematurely saying n… Read More

SmartBrief on Main Street

News and advice for small-business owners

SmartBrief on Main Street

Tips for crisis management

4/17/2014

  • Globe and Mail (Toronto) (tiered subscription model), The

You can put your company on the path to recovery from a crisis by studying the facts, considering alternatives and keeping the lines of communication open, writes Nicole Gallucci, CEO of Boom Marketin… Read More

NAWBO® SmartBrief

Information and advice for women business owners

NAWBO® SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Association of Women Business Owners

How to collaborate your way to startup success

4/16/2014

  • Women 2.0 blog

SunnyKarma, a startup that provides a fundraising platform for charities, illustrates the value of working with other organizations that might be seen as your competition, writes Olga Mack. However, b… Read More

SmartBrief on Small Business

Small-business news

SmartBrief on Small Business

How to refresh a dormant blog

4/17/2014

  • Entrepreneur online

If your business blog has fallen on hard times, you can freshen it up by assessing what went wrong and adding a healthy dose of personality, writes digital marketing consultant Brett Relander. Also, l… Read More

Location SmartBrief: Business Game Changer

News on location business intelligence and data

Location SmartBrief: Business Game Changer

Published in partnership with: LBx Journal

Hacking group to harness location data for climate change insight

4/16/2014

  • Guardian (London), The

"Civic hackers" in Philadelphia have formed a group called Code for Philly that plans to collect air pollution and temperature data from sensors attached to buses throughout the city. The project seek… Read More

IFA SmartBrief

The latest franchising news and trends

IFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Franchise Association

Marriott campaign targets the modern traveler

4/16/2014

  • Skift

A spirit of innovation is afoot at Marriott International. To crowdsource the next-generation traveler's ideas for the best hotel experience, the company last summer launched Travel Brilliantly, a thr… Read More

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