Small Business and Entrepreneur
In South Florida, startup and early-stage funding still makes the news -- and there has been a run of it this month.
Thousands of Hispanic entrepreneurs and business people from
across California are gathering in Oakland this week, aiming to strengthen their
growing influence on the state's economy.
U.S. President Barack Obama is to visit
Malaysia in October to address a conference bringing together about
3,000 entrepreneurs from around the world, a Malaysian official said
Google's Sergey Brin puts his money where his meat is, funding the world's first
test-tube hamburger in a bid to change the way the world eats.
Elon Musk, the billionaire entrepreneur behind Tesla Motors and SpaceX, revealed plans for a transportation system that could shoot travelers
from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 35 minutes through a set of tubes.
In "A Legal Guide to the Use of Social Media in the Workplace," published by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development, Minneapolis attorney Michael Cohen argues that a company's reputation, trade secrets and legal liability hinge on understanding the rapidly changing rules of using social media.
The next Steve Jobs or Meg Whitman may come out of North Jersey.
It's fashionable to be an entrepreneur these days, and related resources seem to
be popping up almost daily, said Fred Hathaway, director of marketing and
programs at EntreDot, a Cary, N.C., firm that helps entrepreneurs launch and
operate their businesses.
The recent Young Entrepreneur Business Expo provided the young entrepreneurs the
opportunity to sell, promote their services, and showcase their business ideas
as well as to network with some of the region's top business executives.
Timothy L. Christian has launched Night Fox Entertainment, a feature-film finance and production company.
Two small businesses in Orange County, Calif., will be recognized in Texas for winning national awards from SCORE, a volunteer-driven nonprofit
group that provides free
business advice to up-and-coming entrepreneurs.
Representatives from more than 20 Hispanic chambers met to learn social media best practices, which will be shared to and ultimately, benefit businesses across the country.
Telecommunications giant Verizon wants to funnel funds and technology to a worthy Hispanic entrepreneur.
Tips shared at free webinar hosted by SBA and agility recovery on Aug. 13.
Speaking to about 100 entrepreneurs Monday, a small business credit
expert found a unique way to show the universal nature of strong financial