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6 Franchises Poised for Big Growth
By Business News Daily Editor | March 09, 2012

If you want to get into the franchise business, here's what's looking promising for 2012 and beyond.

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Celebs Help Kids Product Company Beatrix Go Global
By Business News Daily Editor | March 02, 2012

What can you learn from New York based company?

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Stuffed Cupcake Company Wows Oprah and Rachael Ray
By Business News Daily Editor | February 17, 2012

Just what is a stuffed cupcake and what can you learn from one?

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Change of (Business) Plan: Adapting to the Times
By Business News Daily Editor | January 15, 2012

Just because your company is good at sticking to its original business plan doesn't mean you're not eventually going to have to change. Here are three companies that had to change with the times and...

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Hometown Girl Turned Cupcake Diva
By Business News Daily Editor | January 15, 2012

At a most unlikely moment, a Pennsylvania mom transforms herself into a successful cupcake entrepreneur.

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How to Choose the Right Franchise
By Business News Daily Editor | December 16, 2011

Know what you want (and don't want) to do before you start looking

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Should I Open a Franchise? Advice from the Experts
By Business News Daily Editor | December 16, 2011

 

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You: Starting a…Wedding Planning Business
By Business News Daily Editor | December 16, 2011

The inside scoop on starting your own business.

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'Good' Business Ideas: News for Socially Conscious Entrepreneurs
By Chad Brooks | December 16, 2011

 

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Need Privacy? Get a Temporary Phone Number
By Business News Daily Editor | December 16, 2011

Temporary phone numbers for privacy

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6 Steps to Take before Starting a Business
By Business News Daily Editor | December 16, 2011

Step one…get a job.

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7 Clever Businesses You Could Start By Spring
By Jeanette Mulvey | December 16, 2011

 

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Peanut Butter and Chocolate: A Match Made in Entrepreneur Heaven
By Ned Smith | December 16, 2011

What candy marriage is made in heaven?

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From Colombia to Crepes: Q&A with BannaStrow's CEO
By Business News Daily Editor | December 16, 2011

Columbian kidnap victim starts successful U.S. crepe franchise

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Big Dreams for a Small Business - Flower Shop
By Business News Daily Editor | December 16, 2011

You’ve always wanted to open a flower shop. We get advice from those who have.

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New Firm Connects Overseas Entrepreneurs with U.S. Partners
By Business News Daily Editor | December 16, 2011

 

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Not As Seen on TV! Entrepreneurial Guru Advises Inventors
By Jeanette Mulvey | December 16, 2011

 

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Incubators Heat Up Chances of Small Business Survival
By Ned Smith | December 16, 2011

Are they as good for businesses as they are for babies?

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Salon Combines Masculine Aesthetic with Big City Beauty
By Business News Daily Editor | December 16, 2011

Tattoos, motorcycles and mounted deer heads are the backdrop for his N.Y. salon.

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Zoho: The Startup That Took on Google and Microsoft
By Ned Smith | December 16, 2011

Zoho founder Vembu took on Microsoft and Google and lived to talk about it.

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Homework 101: 5 Business You Can Run From Home
By Business News Daily Editor | December 09, 2011

Here are five entrepreneurs who've made a successful go of working from home.

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When Science + Business = Success
By Business News Daily Editor | December 09, 2011

When scientists with an entrepreneurial spirit, good communications skills and a little bit of financial backing can herd these opposites into alignment, they can experience that “eureka” moment.