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Think the First Amendment protects you and your business when you write about yourself? Not exactly. Here's what you need to know to cover your legal bases. more...

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Ready to take the leap into entrepreneurship? Make sure you master this checklist first. more...

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With the dark days of economic collapse and turmoil in the rear-view mirror, this annual snapshot into our entrepreneurial behavior has enough evidence to support signs of a steady, modest recovery. more...

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Firing someone will never be the high point of your career, but there are ways to do it with class. more...

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If you noticed Christmas merchandise for sale at the beginning of October, that’s because the holiday shopping season has been starting earlier and earlier each year. Shoppers like to take advantage of Black Friday deals, and a few stores even stayed open Thanksgiving Day, hoping to attract the diehard early birds. more...

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There are a lot of ways to fund your startup business, and all of them require savvy planning and careful execution. Here’s easy-to-understand, practical advice on the daunting task of determining the value your business before approaching potential investors. more...

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You’ve filed the articles of organization, but defining the way your LLC will operate has just begun. An operating agreement defines how your business will function and operate, and there’s no such thing as a “one size fits all.” Here are four key questions to consider when establishing the details of this key document.  more...

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Traditional companies are learning that the management practices that attracted and retained generations past aren’t working with today’s “millennial” generation. Find out what’s changed, why, and how, with a few “attitude adjustments” your organization can become an employee magnet to the new generation of business leaders. more...

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How do you keep your IP safe from view ... and under what circumstances should you show it to others? more...

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While it might be tempting for an employer to type a potential candidate’s name in Google’s search box to learn more about their background, there are potential problems to this screening practice.  more...

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