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When Should You Think About Price?

MIT Entrepreneurship Review | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
MIT Entrepreneurship Review

A few years ago, I worked with a product manager for a medical device company who had a burning question for me. His game-changing product was ready t...

Video: Getting a Look at Intuit's GoPayment System

Ramon Nuez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Ramon Nuez

The smartphone market seems to be plagued with chaos. Fortunately, this chaos is market-controlled. Yes, that is an oxymoron -- controlled chaos. Products and services relish in this formless state.

Small Business Saturday: November 27th

Leslie Grossman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Leslie Grossman

Small Business Saturday on November 27th is a day for all of us to support the small businesses that we care about. A day to celebrate the small businesses that boost our local economies and preserve our neighborhood character.

DesigNYC Pairs Designers With Nonprofits

GOOD | By Gordon Douglas | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York


16 Brilliant Business Minds on Twitter

2morrowknight | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

As we move deeper into this century, many want to know who some of the great business leaders of this millennium will be.

Arthur Delaney

Gene Epstein Says 80 Businesses Signed Up To Hire An Unemployed Worker | Arthur Delaney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Gene Epstein, an eccentric Pennsylvania philanthropist who has pledged to donate $1,000 to charity for every time a small business hires an unemployed...

Where Obama Should Invest Now

John Della Volpe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
John Della Volpe

If the U.S. government selected 10 technology-based small businesses and gave each one $25 million, we could build the proper infrastructure to solve ten of the biggest problems facing our country today.

Small Businesses Aren't Spending As They Wait For Aid Bill

USA TODAY | Laura Petrecca | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Small businesses have put hiring, supply buying and real estate expansion on hold as they wait out the vote on a small-business-aid bill that stalled ...

Frustrate the Bankers: Give Credit Unions More Biz-Lending Authority

Bill Cheney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Bill Cheney

The only ones who oppose expanding credit union business lending are banks -- and they are thwarting its consideration.

Why We Made the Story of Cosmetics

Stacy Malkan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Stacy Malkan

We are living in a time when one in two American men and one in three women will get some type of cancer in their lifetimes. This is not acceptable. This is not the way it was when our grandparents were born. Why is it this way now?

Bank Of America To Deliver $10 Million In Grants For Nonprofits

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Bank of America Corp. will announce on Thursday the delivery of $10 million in grants for nonprofit organizations that lend to small and rural busines...

Obama's Small-Business Program Could Create $300 Billion In Credit for Small Businesses

Bloomberg | Laura Keeley and David Henry | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

President Barack Obama is on the verge of creating as much as $300 billion in credit for small businesses as bankers raise doubt about whether there's...

Obama Small Business Lending Bill Headed To Congress

AP | MARTIN CRUTSINGER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration has sent Congress a proposal to create a $30 billion support program to unfreeze credit for the nation's s...

Greensburg, Kansas: From Green-town to Clean-town

Michael DeJong | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
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Michael DeJong

After a tornado destroyed 95% of the town, Greensburg, Kansas reinvented itself by striving to become the greenest community imaginable.

Multiple Choices

Jim Powell | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jim Powell

I do believe that change is eager to please. I believe that, if we treat it as a friend, it will become our friend.

Zappos & Desserts by Tawny: A Paradigm Shift in Entrepreneurship

Diana Mao | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Diana Mao

Making gobs of money is just not enough nowadays.

Private Sector Job Growth Drives March Employment Numbers

Rep. Carolyn Maloney | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Rep. Carolyn Maloney

While the latest jobs report doesn't merit high-fives or fits of bragging, it's quite a bit better than what we've been handed each month over the past two years.

Support For Publicly Owned Banks Gains Momentum State Races, Legislatures

Yes! Magazine | Ellen Brown | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Michigan, which has an unemployment rate of 14 percent, has been particularly hard hit by the economic downturn. Virg Bernero, mayor of Lansing, the s...

Shahien Nasiripour

Relief For Businesses? Property Rents To Continue To Decline | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Property rents for businesses will continue their downward fall this year, a bright spot for retailers facing a difficult economic environment, accord...

Gretchen Morgenson: Lobbyists Win Again In Securing Tax Break For Home Builders

Huffington Post | Nicholas Graham | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The New York Times's Gretchen Morgenson points out that lobbyists have won another victory that will lead to billions in taxpayer dollars being handed...

Shahien Nasiripour

No Easy Jumpstart To Get Small Business Hiring Again | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

As 130 business, labor and thought leaders converge on the White House today to discuss ways to create more jobs, the nation's main engine for job cre...

Obama Looks To Fix Safety Net As Unemployment Rate Rises

The New York Times | Jackie Calmes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- With unemployment expected to rise well into next year even as the economy slowly recovers, the Obama administration and Democratic lead...

Obama's Next Economic Push To Be Staged At Home Depot

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The White House announced on Saturday that President Obama will be hosting a discussion about his new home retrofitting proposal at a Home Depot store...

Obama: Big Banks Must Fulfill Their Responsibility To Ensure A Wider Recovery

AP | ALAN FRAM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Big banks that got big bailout bucks should return the favor by lending more to qualified small businesses, President Barack Obama ...

Federal Bankruptcy Filings Are Up By 34.5%

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON (AP/HuffPost)-- Bankruptcy filings in federal courts jumped by more than one-third this year, as businesses and individuals struggled to re...