Small Business

SmartBrief on Entrepreneurs

News for entrepreneurs to turn good ideas into great businesses

SmartBrief on Entrepreneurs

Focus on what you can control

5/6/2015

  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

It's important to understand that some things are within your company's control and some things aren't, writes investor and entrepreneur Michael Skok. Your startup probably can't control market forces… Read More

SmartBrief on Main Street

News and advice for small-business owners

SmartBrief on Main Street

What it takes to work with Whole Foods

5/6/2015

  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

Getting products into Whole Foods can be a big break for small food companies, but it can also be a challenging process that sometimes requires entrepreneurs to get certifications, change their brandi… Read More

NAWBO® SmartBrief

Information and advice for women business owners

NAWBO® SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Association of Women Business Owners

Overcoming challenges as an entrepreneurial immigrant

5/6/2015

  • Huffington Post, The

Immigrants often face language barriers and other challenges in running small businesses, writes Mun Wong. She covers 10 of the most important traits for immigrant entrepreneurs to develop. Build up a… Read More

SmartBrief on Small Business

Small-business news

SmartBrief on Small Business

Check out these business-friendly tools for the Apple Watch

5/6/2015

  • Small Business Computing

A number of applications work with the Apple Watch and may be useful to small-business owners. This article reviews 12 such apps, including software that can help with making presentations, communicat… Read More

IFA SmartBrief

The latest franchising news and trends

IFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Franchise Association

Caldeira: Market forces should determine pay

5/6/2015

  • Bloomberg BNA (free content)

IFA spoke out against congressional legislation that would have raised the minimum wage to $10.10, and more recently it has voiced opposition to legislation that would hike the wage to $12 an hour. "A… Read More