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Big brands like Starbucks, Best Buy and Pepsi are using them to connect with tech-savvy customers. But is there more behind these mysterious, pixelated, scannable boxes that are popping up everywhere? more...

- - Promoting Your Business

Struggling with a crowded, disorganized inbox? Wish you had a better way to manage your calendar at the office and on-the-go? The digital age offers lots of solutions to these challenges, but half the battle is in knowing which tools to use and how to use them effectively. more...

- - Running Your Business

Silicon Valley may hold the title of housing the most tech startups, but hotbeds of tech activity are happening all over the world—including China and South America. The biggest surprise of all, however, may be Canada, where some of the most innovative startups are taking the world by storm. more...

- - Success Stories

More of us are using our personal smartphones for business than ever before, for anything from Internet browsing and handling emails to making calls, and sometimes it’s difficult to separate personal matters from business. But with a little modern technology, you can still maintain professionalism with your smartphone. more...

- - Running Your Business

While handling a perpetual juggling act of moving parts, it’s tempting for business owners to let some human resource issues slide, which can have a greater impact on a smaller business. Here are three common areas that all growing businesses should stop and think about—before they’re forced to. more...

- - Running Your Business

Small business owners sometimes think the only thing they have to do to protect their business name is to register it with the state. While this may work in your state, in the Age of the Internet, registering your name with your state is simply not enough. What follows is a short how-to guide to ensure the ownership of your business name is rock solid. more...

- - Starting Your Business

We’re more connected to the digital world than ever before. Businesses are using the Web to go global and people are using websites such as Facebook, Twitter or their blogs to communicate. The result is the ever-growing mass of digital assets—which is often left in cyberspace after you die. more...

- - Last Wills

Sure, we share a border and the primary language of English, but doing business in Canada is a whole new ball game. Before you set your mind on expanding your venture into the land of our northerly neighbors, here’s a quick primer on where to begin your research to start a business in Canada. more...

- - Starting Your Business

For some entrepreneurs, outside investment is the only way to keep their business idea alive. Before soliciting investors for your startup, it’s a good idea to do your homework first and know the difference between the three most common investor types. more...

- - Starting Your Business

Regardless of what you sell, if you’re an online entrepreneur with a unique method of doing business, you may be sitting on a valuable, patentable product. But will your method be found patentable, or a mere abstract idea? more...

- - Patents