The Real Deal on Crowdfunding

Will the JOBS Act really help entrepreneurs raise (and save) money? Learn the benefits of this new legislation, as well as what you should look out for.
Last month, President Obama signed into law the JOBS Act, which stands for Jumpstart Our Business Startups. This legislation moved swiftly through Congress and enjoyed unusual support from Republicans and Democrats.

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Using Visual Social Networks to Grow

Pinterest, Tumblr and Instagram are revolutionizing online marketing. Find out why a picture really is worth a thousand words when it comes to these popular tools.
But do you know about the new breed of social media sites focused on sharing photos and images? Here’s a closer look at three of the hottest and how you can use them to grow your business.

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Business Franchise-Friendly

If you have a hunch your business model is sound and repeatable, doing some groundwork now can make it easier to franchise later.

‘Contagious’ Is a Good Thing

Tens of thousands of views, shares or retweets aren’t enough to make your message a viral marketing success story.

‘Contagious’ Is a Good Thing

Tens of thousands of views, shares or retweets aren’t enough to make your message a viral marketing success story.

Business Franchise-Friendly

If you have a hunch your business model is sound and repeatable, doing some groundwork now can make it easier to franchise later.