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Employee or contractor? Online businesses like Uber need a new category

American workers are quickly shifting toward more independent, self-directed work. It’s increasingly easy to find work and develop a flexible lifestyle outside of the bounds More...

Looking for decent work? There are investors here to help

If you’ve looked for work recently, you may well have asked yourself: Where are all the good jobs? In an increasingly precarious economy, that’s the More...

A new program, Make in LA, aims to develop entrepreneurs and accelerate their hardware startups in Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES, June 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — A new startup accelerator launched today in Los Angeles. Make in LA is helping evolve the local innovation More...

White House, National League of Cities, Small Business Administration launch initiative to help entrepreneurs

WASHINGTON, June 11, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — In conjunction with the White House and Small Business Administration, the National League of Cities today launched a new More...

Startup Shutdown: How Silicon Valley is killing entrepreneurship in the U.S.

Silicon Valley in so many ways is the incendiary of the U.S. economy, keeping it cooking with vitality and innovation. It also may be sucking More...

Why Gen Y is eschewing traditional career paths for lifestyle entrepreneurship

I have spent the past decade mentoring Generation Y, fresh out of post-secondary educations, embarking on career paths. And their abilities and positive attitudes, as More...

Facebook Cover Choice Vital for Business Growth

As businesses rush to Facebook in hopes of gaining new customers and inexpensive marketing, it becomes a challenge to distinguish one business from another. One More...

CNBC Article about Palm Beach County’s Attractiveness to Financial Services Companies

The pitch for running a hedge fund from Miami or Palm Beach is hard to ignore, especially after another brutal Northeastern winter. Taxes are low, More...

How big shakeups at Canada’s tech giants led to a new wave of successful startups

A multimillion-dollar startup binge, followed by years of unrecoupable blows only describes a fraction of the legacy of Nortel Networks. What the market considered an More...

Crafty little earner

Earlier this month, Etsy, the online market place for handmade goods, launched on the New York stock market. In scenes reminiscent of the Facebook flotation More...

In Kansas City neighborhood, the present and future collide

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – To three generations, the neighborhood west of State Line Road at 45th Street was known as Spring Valley. Now the More...

5 Tips for an Effective Online Marketing Campaign

In this age of e-commerce, it seems the options for online marketing are endless.  With social media platforms, blogging, PPC advertising, search engine optimization and More...