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The Economics of Obesity & Bariatric Surgery

Don McNay | Posted 03.10.2016 | Healthy Living
Don McNay

"Every great cause begins as a movement, becomes a business and eventually degenerates into a racket." -Eric Hoffer "Lesson number one: Don't underes...

Juggling Away Student Debt: Tips From a Successful Street Performer

Steve Mariotti | Posted 01.18.2016 | Education
Steve Mariotti

With record numbers of young Americans entering colleges and universities every year, many people are raising concerns about the employment prospects for an entire generation, the Millennials.

The Power of One

Jack Nadel | Posted 03.23.2015 | Small Business
Jack Nadel

No matter your situation in life, you can change your circumstances. You have all the capability within yourself to make good things happen. And while pursuing your goals, you can enjoy every minute of it.

How Big Laws Are Affecting Small Businesses

Posted 06.12.2014 | Business

Against a backdrop of health care mandates, changes in minimum wage and other laws affecting the nation's workforce, how are small businesses faring? ...

The 6 Tasks That Highly-Successful Entrepreneurs Outsource

Posted 06.12.2014 | Small Business

If you’re a small business owner, you know you can’t do it all, but let’s face it, sometimes you try. Business owners admit they lack knowledge ...

Does Your Business Deserve $25,000 Plus Mentoring? ENTER AND YOU COULD WIN!

Posted 06.12.2014 | Business

Hey you, entrepreneur extraordinaire...we know you're onto something great. Whether it's a new e-commerce website, a more efficient manufacturing...

What Fatherhood Can Teach Entrepreneurs

Panos Panay | Posted 05.31.2014 | Business
Panos Panay

Above all, remember that babies and startups have one simple requirement. They need your love.

Here's How The World's Most Brilliant People Scheduled Their Days

The Huffington Post | Kevin Short | Posted 05.01.2014 | Business

Alas, there are but 24 hours in a day. And when you have a seemingly insurmountable load of work, it can be a quite a challenge to even know where...

How Sleep Deprivation Drives The High Failure Rates Of Tech Startups

forbes.com | Posted 03.31.2014 | Healthy Living

I work in my sleep now. I fall asleep most nights writing and rewriting opening lines and first paragraphs in my head. And every morning before I wake...

The Happiest Job In America Is...

Posted 03.31.2014 | Healthy Living

By: Chad Brooks Published: 03/27/2014 06:31 AM EDT on BusinessNewsDaily If you're looking to bring some more joy into your life, find a job in t...

4 Incentives Obamacare Provides Small Businesses

Avi Sinensky | Posted 05.06.2014 | Small Business
Avi Sinensky

While it is true that the dominant provisions of the ACA (particularly, the Employer Mandate) apply only to "large" employers with more than 50 employees, there are still several provisions that affect all employers, including small businesses with 50 employees or fewer.

Is Your Business Worth As Much As You Think? Many Aren't

Mary Ellen Biery | Posted 05.03.2014 | Business
Mary Ellen Biery

About two-thirds of nearly 1,000 business owners surveyed recently by Pepperdine University's Private Capital Markets Project expect to transfer their...

Mom Cooks Up A New Recipe For Her Baby And Now It's On Supermarket Shelves

Posted 03.31.2014 | Home

One of the reasons I started my website is that I wanted a place for women to come together and dream. We women need to know that we don't have to han...

A Twisted Idea Brought Them Together, And Now This Couple Is Rolling In The Dough!

Posted 03.31.2014 | Home

One of the reasons I started my website is that I wanted a place for women to come together and dream. We women need to know that we don't have to han...

WATCH: Mom Turns Son's Idea Into Business

Posted 03.31.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

After getting divorced, Sara Tidhar discovered a way to support her family and gain independence through one of her biggest passions: cooking. Today s...

5 Inspiring Female Entrepreneurs Over 50

Posted 03.31.2014 | Fifty

Fifty really is the new 30 for many risk-taking boomers. A recent survey shows nearly a quarter of new entrepreneurs are between 55 and 64, the Associ...

Before You Consider Crowdfunding: What to Look For in an Investor

Panos Panay | Posted 03.31.2014 | Business
Panos Panay

Obama's new startup initiative, cleverly titled The JOBS Act, is aimed at boosting the entrepreneurial ecosystem by making startup investing easier. The concern that I have is that in the process it may push too many founders to either seek capital prematurely, or to take money from all comers.

Top 3 Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make When Issuing Equity

Lili Balfour | Posted 03.31.2014 | Small Business
Lili Balfour

Too often, I see entrepreneurs freely giving away equity as compensation without realizing the extent of dilution they are causing.

Entrepreneur vs. CEO: Understanding the Difference Can Save Your Business

MaryEllen Tribby | Posted 03.31.2014 | Business
MaryEllen Tribby

The CEO sets the corporate culture. Working with the founder, they determine the companies' overall mission and core values. They make sure all business is done in conjunction to that mission and according to their core values.

What Is "Entrepreneurship" in the 21st Century?

Faisal Hoque | Posted 03.31.2014 | Business
Faisal Hoque

Most ventures fail. Most entrepreneurs make a lot less money than if they worked for someone else. The road to success is often long and lonely -- brutal hours; massive amounts of stress; and a huge amount of personal sacrifice. So, why would you want to become an entrepreneur?

How A Football Mindset Can Transform Your Company

Culture-ist | Posted 03.31.2014 | Small Business
Culture-ist

As baseball player Yogi Berra once said, "if you don't know where you're going, you probably won't get there." Football teams know where they're going. But do you and your company?

Starting A Business After 50: 5 Things You Need To Know

The Huffington Post | Geoff Williams | Posted 03.31.2014 | Small Business

Starting a business after the age of 50 is obviously a lot like starting a business at any age. All companies pretty much have the same rules for achi...