Small Business

SmartBrief on Entrepreneurs

News for entrepreneurs to turn good ideas into great businesses

SmartBrief on Entrepreneurs

Hi.Q seeks to boost health literacy with quiz app

12/16/2014

  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

After experiencing chest pains while running, Munjal Shah was inspired to launch his next startup in the health space. The result is Hi.Q, which offers an application that seeks to educate users by qu… Read More

SmartBrief on Main Street

News and advice for small-business owners

SmartBrief on Main Street

N.J. toy entrepreneur shares business tips

12/15/2014

  • Asbury Park Press (Neptune-Asbury Park, N.J.) (tiered subscription model)

Jenny Robertson says she decided to get into the toy business to gain scheduling flexibility while raising a family. Robertson, who owns three toy stores in New Jersey, says she advises aspiring entre… Read More

NAWBO® SmartBrief

Information and advice for women business owners

NAWBO® SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Association of Women Business Owners

Dietitians cite nutritional flaws in trendy diets

12/10/2014

  • Men's Journal online

Trendy diets, such as low-fat, low-carb and raw foods, include elements of nutritional truth but have serious flaws, say registered dietitians Heather Mangieri and Keri Glassman. The Atkins diet helps… Read More

SmartBrief on Small Business

Small-business news

SmartBrief on Small Business

The year's best marketing books

12/16/2014

  • Inc. online (free registration)

It has been a banner year for business books on marketing, writes Geoffrey James. His list of the 10 best includes selections to help you with topics such as social media, visual marketing and underst… Read More

IFA SmartBrief

The latest franchising news and trends

IFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Franchise Association

Buffalo Wild Wings' CEO embraces patient hiring practices

12/15/2014

  • New York Times (tiered subscription model), The

Patience is key for good hiring, says Buffalo Wild Wings CEO Sally Smith. "When you have an open position, don’t settle for someone who doesn’t quite have the cultural match or skill set you want,… Read More