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  • How to buy gifts as an entreprenuer on a budget
    How to buy gifts as an entreprenuer on a budget
    The holidays can be an incredibly fun time of year both for children and for adults, but for an entrepreneur it can be even more difficult, especially if you have a tight budget. Staying on budget for the holidays can be hard for anyone,...
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    December 3 Startup Rewind to feature entrepreneur Bo Nelson of Thou Mayest
    Bo Nelson of Thou Mayest Coffee Roasters will be the featured presenter at the Wednesday,December 3Startup Rewindfrom 7:15 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. at the Deer Creek Country Club in Overland Park, KS. The entrepreneurial company has been roasting coffee...
  • Traders at the CBOE July 2014
    Chicago Financial Startup & Entrepreneurial Conference
    Options Alliance and DePaul University’s Arditti Center for Risk Management Present:A Chicago Financial Startup Conference: An Event for Financial Industry Entrepreneurs and StartupsJoin the financial startup revolution for a deep dive into...
  • Compete Every Day entrepreneur motivates athletes around the world
    Compete Every Day entrepreneur motivates athletes around the world
    What started as a simple idea a few years ago with selling T-shirts from the trunk of Jake Thompson’s car, has morphed into an international lifestyle brand embraced by professional athletes, celebrities, and individuals motivated to live...
  • Business news: Startups and older entrepreneurs
    Business news: Startups and older entrepreneurs
    According to a recent Brookings Institution report, the popular image of the U.S. as bursting with successful teenage and twenty-something entrepreneurs and startups every other day is actually more fiction than reality. The report further...
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    MAFE - Michigan Association for Female Entrepreneurs
    Plan now to attend, the 2014 Women Entrepreneurs Conference sponsored by the Michigan Association for Female Entrepreneurs (MAFE)The 2014 Women Entrepreneurs Conference brings together leading women entrepreneurs, business experts, and media...
  • Joe Pulizzi at the Content Marketing Master Class in New York, 2014
    Pulizzi infuses content marketing with entrepreneurial lessons
    There are two critical differentiators for content marketing success, whether in a large or small company - and for entrepreneurs. At the Content Marketing Master Classheld at the Grand Central Hyatt in New York today, November 10, Joe Pulizzi,...
  • Holiday 2014 SMB wish list items
    Survey reveals small businesses' top 5 holiday wish list items
    The holiday season is rapidly approaching, and small businesses are optimistic, according to a new Manta survey released yesterday, October 28, 2014. Sales are on the rise; 67 percent of small business respondents to the survey reported steady or...
  • Patrons enjoying an evening outside SO.
    Chinese restaurant gains popularity by spurning choosy customers
    The last thing entrepreneurs want to do is upset their customers, right? One San Francisco Chinese restaurant owner decided that picky patrons weren’t worth the trouble – and closed the restaurant early, according to an article posted...
  • Alibaba founder and CEO in Manhattan
    Alibaba IPO could boost tech entrepreneurs
    When Hangzhou, China-based Alibaba (NYSE: BABA) went public last week, it could have been any other weekday on the stock market. But when it took the title of the largest public offering ever, it also inspired other tech companies. In an article...
  • Or maybe Millennials are too busy protesting to start businesses.
    Millennials are leading decline in entrepreneurship
    It seemed like Millennials would be the group to carry the entrepreneurship torch: valuing work-life balance and independence, they were poised to take over the business world. But in an article from the L.A. Times published yesterday, September...
  • Larry Ellison watches a tennis match
    Be yourself: What entrepreneurs can learn from departing Oracle CEO Ellison
    With the announcement yesterday, September 18 that Oracle CEO Larry Ellison would step down, some pundits began marking his retirement as the end of an era. Despite his retirement, Ellison will still serve as chief technology officer at Oracle,...
  • Apple's iPhone on display
    iOS update curbs health and fitness app entrepreneurs
    When iOS 8 became available for download yesterday, September 17, many were rejoicing over its new features and functionality. However, one group may not be quite as enthralled with the new operating system for iPhones: health and fitness app...
  • OnDeck screen grab
    Report shows unplugged vacations elude most small business owners
    Small business owners immersed in the daily grind may wonder where the summer went, including their vacation.Most owners who have fewer than six employees and have been in business less than 10 years do not take a vacation. Only 47 percent do,...
  • Proud union worker wearing a hardhat
    Labor Day brings focus to declining union membership
    For entrepreneurs and small businesses struggling to hire employees at reasonable starting wages, the announcements yesterday, September 1 that union membership is declining may be a blessing. Fox News reported that union membership is only a...