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Tips Black Women Business Owners Have for Black Female Entrepreneurs
By Simone Johnson | December 10, 2021

Black female entrepreneurs are leading the way in starting businesses, and the right advice and resources are key to their continued success.

How to Pay Yourself With an Owner's Draw
By Julie Thompson | December 10, 2021

This guide explains how business owners can pay themselves with a payroll tactic known as an "owner's draw."

Why Troublemaker Kids Make Great Entrepreneurs
By Jeanette Mulvey | December 08, 2021

Many entrepreneurs start out as mischief-makers.

5 Things Your Small Business Could Learn from 'Bob's Burgers'
By Brittney Morgan | December 06, 2021

The hit Fox show is more than just a cartoon — it's a fun, relatable and even inspiring portrayal of what it's like to run a small business.

Survey Finds Most Americans Want to Start a Business Rather Than Retire
By Andrew Martins | December 06, 2021

Instead of enjoying a leisurely retirement, many want to stay active and start a business.

Entrepreneurship Defined: What It Means to Be an Entrepreneur
By Max Freedman | December 01, 2021

What does it mean to be an entrepreneur? It's more than being a business owner; it's a perspective and a lifestyle.

Meet Measure, the Pioneers of Drones as a Service
By Adam Uzialko | December 01, 2021

Measure is pioneering the drones as a service space, which is making UAVs more accessible to companies that are hesitant to maintain their own fleet.

What It Really Costs When Walmart Comes to Town
By Brandi Calero-Holmes | December 01, 2021

How much does Walmart cost a local economy? One researcher working for a local community group says it's a lot if you live in a town that already has all the stores it needs.

20 Mistakes to Avoid When Starting a Business
By Skye Schooley | December 01, 2021

Learn what small business experts say are the 20 biggest mistakes that startups make.

ADP TotalSource Review
By Skye Schooley | November 19, 2021

ADP TotalSource is our top PEO recommendation for customer service because of its comprehensive features, tailored solutions and excellent support.

TriNet PEO Review
By Skye Schooley | November 19, 2021

TriNet has no minimum employee requirement to use its PEO services. Its flexible service structure and contract setup make it our pick for the best PEO for tailored industries.

5 Major Pitfalls That Stop Entrepreneurs by Year 2
By Joshua Stowers | November 19, 2021

What causes startup failure? Find out why many entrepreneurs fail by their second year.

What You Should Know About Company Mergers
By Skye Schooley | November 19, 2021

Learn about the different types of company mergers and their benefits.

What Is C2B?
By Marisa Sanfilippo | November 19, 2021

A consumer-to-business model, or C2B, is a type of commerce where a consumer or end user provides a product or service to an organization.

From Jibbitz to Geopalz, Entrepreneur Combines Savvy and Luck
By Business News Daily Editor | November 19, 2021

Sometimes success really is all about timing. Just ask Rich Schmelzer, whose business ventures largely have been defined not only by strong business plans and strategic planning, but also by the...

The No. 1 Reason Most Entrepreneurs Start Businesses
By Business News Daily Editor | November 19, 2021

Entrepreneurs are not motivated by what you may think when starting their own business.

Oasis Review
By Skye Schooley | November 10, 2021

Oasis Advantage, our choice as the best PEO for startups, offers a flexible plan that allows startups to mix and match services to get exactly what they need.

Entrepreneurs Say Business Ownership Requires These 3 Sacrifices
By Business News Daily Editor | November 04, 2021

While there are plenty of reasons entrepreneurs love owning a small business, it isn't all glamorous. The sacrifices of running a business are considerable.

How Your Parents Helped Make You an Entrepreneur
By Jeanette Mulvey | October 18, 2021

The way you were raised impacts your adult career skills.

Personality Traits You Need to Start a Business
By Katharine Paljug | October 12, 2021

These qualities are beneficial to have when you're becoming your own boss.

13 Secrets for Growing Your Business Quickly
By Sean Peek | July 20, 2021

There's no surefire formula for instant success, but you can boost your business's growth with these tips from startup founders.

Property Leases: What SMBs Need to Know
By Jennifer Post | March 17, 2021

Commercial leases are complicated. These tips will help you sort through the legal jargon.

25 Affordable Gifts for the Entrepreneur in Your Life
By Kiely Kuligowski | December 02, 2020

Entrepreneurship can be tough. Show the entrepreneur in your life you care with one of these 25 gift ideas.

How to Start a Business in Arizona
By Paula Fernandes | May 18, 2020

What is it like doing business in Arizona? Business News Daily interviewed small business owners, lenders and development organizations to find out.

Doing Business in Michigan
By Katharine Paljug | May 13, 2020

Starting a business in Michigan means understanding the challenges you'll face and the opportunities you can take advantage of. This guide explains the basics of doing business in Michigan.

What Is an Elevator Pitch?
By Business News Daily Editor | May 10, 2020

An elevator pitch sums up unique aspects of your business or personal brand and gets a conversation started.

Entrepreneur or Small Business Owner: Which One Are You?
By Business News Daily Editor | March 05, 2020

A new study finds that the difference between being an entrepreneur and a business owner lies in your company's legal status.

Family and Friends Provide a Key Lifeline for Entrepreneurs
By Business News Daily Editor | February 24, 2020

Many business owners get by with a little help from their friends. Bank of America explored how they feel about it.

Businessman President: The Entrepreneurial Spirit in the Oval Office
By Matt D'Angelo | February 14, 2020

Many presidents were businessmen either before or after their time in office. Here's a list of some of the most notable names to hold sway in both the private and public sector.

How to Start and Run a Business in North Carolina
By Adam Uzialko | November 21, 2019

Want to start and run a business in North Carolina? Here's what you need to know.