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Meet the Man Who Keeps Microsoft Safe and Secure
By Jeanette Mulvey | November 16, 2021


Want to Be Your Own Boss? 12 Fields to Consider
By Sean Peek | November 12, 2021

The majority of the jobs on this year's rankings of the top jobs for self-employment are in the real estate and skilled trades industries.

The No. 1 Reason Most Entrepreneurs Start Businesses
By Business News Daily Editor | November 12, 2021

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

How to Start a Business: A Step-by-Step Guide
By Joshua Stowers | November 12, 2021

Starting a new small business? Find out where to begin and how to achieve success.

10 Back-to-School Lessons Entrepreneurs Need to Learn
By Bennett Conlin | November 12, 2021

Entrepreneurs should always be learning.

How to Find Business Loans for Veterans
By Andrew Martins | November 11, 2021

Learn about the loan options for veteran entrepreneurs who need funding for their small businesses.

Paychex PEO Service Review
By Matt D'Angelo | November 11, 2021

Paychex offers personalized PEO coverage that can scale with your business. This, along with its pricing model, makes it the best PEO for midsize businesses.

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.

Rippling PEO Review
By Skye Schooley | November 10, 2021

Rippling provides small businesses with unique features like remote laptop management and local tax registration, making it our best pick for a scalable PEO.

What Is C2B?
By Marisa Sanfilippo | November 10, 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 10, 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...

Why Troublemaker Kids Make Great Entrepreneurs
By Jeanette Mulvey | November 09, 2021

Many entrepreneurs start out as mischief-makers.

What It Really Costs When Walmart Comes to Town
By Brandi Calero-Holmes | November 08, 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.

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.

5 Things Your Small Business Could Learn from 'Bob's Burgers'
By Brittney Morgan | October 29, 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.

How to Start a Craft Brewery
By Stella Morrison | October 29, 2021

Getting into the brewery market requires a solid vision and an equally solid business plan.

Male vs. Female Entrepreneurs: How Are They Different?
By Business News Daily Editor | October 29, 2021

Bank of America's spring 2014 Small Business Owner Report found some interesting differences between male and female entrepreneurs.

5 Major Pitfalls That Stop Entrepreneurs by Year 2
By Joshua Stowers | October 28, 2021

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

Should You Start Your Own Business While Still in College?
By Julianna Lopez | October 28, 2021

We've all heard of legendary college entrepreneurs. Is it the right path for you?

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

The way you were raised impacts your adult career skills.

How to Pay Yourself With an Owner's Draw
By Julie Thompson | October 14, 2021

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

Insperity PEO Services Review
By Skye Schooley | October 13, 2021

We recommend Insperity as the best PEO for small businesses. Its flexible service options and robust training resources set it apart from its competitors.

ADP TotalSource Review
By Skye Schooley | October 13, 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 | October 13, 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.

Justworks Review
By Skye Schooley | October 13, 2021

Justworks is a platform that automates payroll, benefits and compliance services in an all-in-one PEO solution. Since it groups its clients under the Justworks umbrella, businesses have access to...

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

These qualities are beneficial when 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.

What You Should Know About Company Mergers
By Skye Schooley | December 18, 2020

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