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Business Ideas

Starting a business starts with an idea. BusinessNewsDaily has outlined the best resources on finding that idea.

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The 10 Best Business Ideas of the Year
By Chad Brooks | February 01, 2016

We’ve covered lots of new business concepts throughout the year, but these 10 rank among our favorites.

13 Strange Businesses You Didn't Know Existed
By Brittney Morgan | February 01, 2016

From prank candles and mystery boxes to custom romance novels and spandex suits, these 13 businesses are strange but oddly successful.

Web Hosting: A Small Business Guide
By Chad Brooks | December 31, 2015

Learn about the different types of web hosting, how much hosting costs and how to find a web hosting service that's small-business friendly

Business Idea Center
By Jeanette Mulvey | December 29, 2015

Looking for a new business idea? Here's a collection of our best business idea stories of the last few years. Surely, there's one here for you.

Why Didn't I Think of That? 7 Creative Business Ideas
By Elizabeth Peterson | December 27, 2015

Looking for a new business idea? Here are seven new business ideas to inspire you.

5 Signs You've Got a Great Business Idea
By Business News Daily Editor | December 27, 2015

Do you have an idea for a new business? While you may find it easy to generate many new business ideas, it isn't as easy to identify which ones are truly stellar.

Speak Up: 5 Things Your Boss Wants to Hear You Say
By Chad Brooks | October 16, 2015

Bosses believe their organizations would be more successful if they listened more to employee feedback and opinions.

10 Things to Do Before Opening a Restaurant
By Brittney Morgan | September 24, 2015

Thinking about opening a restaurant? Here are 10 things experts say you need to do before your grand opening.

Asus Chromebook Flip C100P Review: Is It Good for Business?
By Brett Nuckles | September 04, 2015

Asus’s Chromebook Flip C100P is a versatile travel companion at a really low price.

Applying for a Small Business Loan? Here's What You'll Need
By Elizabeth Peterson | August 12, 2015

Before you head out to apply for a small business loan, get your financial ducks in a row.

10 Ancient Businesses That Still Exist
By Brittney Morgan | July 03, 2015

After many centuries, it's amazing that these worldly businesses are still open today.

10 Ways You'll Know Your Business Idea Stinks
By Elizabeth Peterson | July 01, 2015

While entrepreneurs are best known for the businesses that make them money, they often go through a series of bad ideas before settling on one that works.

Think Your Business Idea Rocks? 10 Ways to Know
By Elizabeth Peterson | July 01, 2015

Not sure if you're business idea is any good. Here are ten ways to try to figure it out.

Work-Life Balance? If These People Can Do It, You Can, Too!
By Elizabeth Peterson | July 01, 2015

For many busy professionals, the phrase "work-life balance" can seem like an oxymoron. Is it even possible to maintain your competitive edge at work while also nurturing a healthy personal life?...

Mind Your Business: What Would Woody Do?
By Jeanette Mulvey | May 28, 2015

Which Woody would you be?

4 Tips for Business Success From Entrepreneur Elon Musk
By Business News Daily Editor | May 01, 2015

At 39, entrepreneur is at the top of two very different companies that quite possibly could change the world.

The Challenges of Being in a Creative Business
By Business News Daily Editor | April 30, 2015

16 artists share the biggest obstacles they face when it comes to running a business.

The Best Twitter Accounts for Entrepreneurs
By Business News Daily Editor | April 29, 2015

All small business owners and entrepreneurs should be sure to check out these Twitter accounts.

How to Get Your Product Into Famous Celebrity Hands
By Business News Daily Editor | April 27, 2015

It should come as no surprise that celebrities are good for your bottom line. What is surprising, however, is that getting your products to celebrities may not be as difficult as you may think.

12 Great Business Ideas (You Could Start Today)
By Business News Daily Editor | April 25, 2015


You: Starting a…Plumbing Business
By Business News Daily Editor | April 15, 2015

The inside scoop on starting your own business.

Bright Ideas: 6 Bold Startups Reinventing Their Industries
By Nicole Fallon | April 01, 2015

These startups and small businesses are putting new spins on long-standing industries.

Want Your Family Business to Thrive? Modernize & Plan Ahead
By Nicole Fallon | March 16, 2015

If family businesses hope to continue into the next generation, they'll need to modernize and start planning for the future.

7 Benefits of Time and Attendance Systems
By Chad Brooks | March 13, 2015

Seven of the biggest benefits organizations say they get from using time and attendance systems.

15 Time-and-Attendance Systems for Small Businesses
By Chad Brooks | March 13, 2015

A rundown of 15 time and attendance systems designed for small businesses.

7 Ways to Get the Internship of Your Dreams
By Chad Brooks | March 12, 2015

In order to secure these critical opportunities, you must be proactive in your search, be aware of the skills they require and be able to learn how to gain those skills.

Zip It! Why You Need to Be More Tight-Lipped at Work
By Chad Brooks | February 28, 2015

More than half of U.S. support staff workers have overheard confidential conversations at work, while 11 percent have stumbled upon information that could get someone fired.

5 Desktop Apps to Help Run Your Business Better
By Brittney Morgan | September 03, 2014

These five desktop apps can help you secure your data, provide feedback to your employees, create presentations and more.

By Chad Brooks | August 01, 2014

From being able to monitor their equipment around the clock to being able to track what their employees are up to when at work, small businesses owners say they have found a wide range of uses for...

7 Things to Look for in a Cloud-Based Phone System
By Chad Brooks | July 24, 2014

For small businesses considering a cloud-based option, Easy Office Phone offers several tips to help ensure they get a phone system that best meets their needs.