Cheap Money

The effect of a cheap money strategy on the future prospects of businesses can’t be underestimated.

By Michael Lockwood |

Getting Funded On Kickstarter: The MIUSA Story

Mobility International USA (MIUSA) is a non-profit organization with an idea for a product. They know they have a good idea, but because they're a non-profit, they face all the usual difficulties of launching a new product plus the particular difficulty of launching a product they don't actually intend to sell.

By Bailey Koharchick |

Will The Marketplace Fairness Act Affect Your Small Business?

The bill was drafted to close what is seen as a tax loophole -- one that has allowed online retailers to avoid collecting sales tax. If the bill makes it through the House, President Obama has indicated he will sign it into law.

By Deborah Sweeney |

Employer-Provided Health Insurance Mandate Delayed Until 2015

Good news! Businesses won’t be penalized next year if they don’t provide workers health insurance after the Obama administration decided to delay a key requirement under its health-care law, two administration officials said.

By Bailey Koharchick |

New York Startup Exversion is Making Data Sexy (StartupBus Post #9)

Zack Price, a Chicago entrepreneur, on the development of the New York tech startup Exversion.

By Zack Price |

Failed Entrepreneur Liveblogs Implosion Of His Tech Startup

An anonymous big-time tech entrepreneur has predicted the demise of his fledgling business, and is blogging the collapse as it happens.

By Bailey Koharchick |

How Even A Four-Star Restaurant Can Fail

Anyone who owns or is thinking about opening a restaurant should familiarize themselves with the Southfork Kitchen story, and use it to guard themselves against failure.

By Bailey Koharchick |

Daily News Round-up: Pinterest, the nature of entrepreneurship and the future of crowdfunding

Pinterest, the nature of entrepreneurship and the future of crowdfunding are in the news on June 24, 2013.

By Bailey Koharchick |

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